The table below looks at the statistics for WFM skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WFM over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank - 237 244
Permanent jobs citing WFM 0 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.074% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.092% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 7
Average salary - £35,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.41%
UK excluding London average salary £55,500 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.00% +33.33%
WFM
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6315 5451 5652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.92% 80.32% 79.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5292 4577 4871
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WFM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WFM across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

WFM Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

WFM
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WFM across the North West region.

WFM Salary Trend in the North West

WFM
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing WFM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WFM.

1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (50.00%) Biometrics
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Games
1 1 (50.00%) Kronos
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development

WFM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing WFM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WFM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Kronos