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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 233 254 243
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -11
Permanent jobs citing WFM 6 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.093% 0.014% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.017% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 5
Average salary £43,750 £18,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+136.48% -58.88%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +16.66%
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
5433 5856 5892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.83% 82.49% 79.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4331 4729 4868
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WFM within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +10 2 £45,000 +143.24% 3
Lancashire - 2 £42,500 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
WFM
England

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 5 (62.50%) Java
1 5 (62.50%) Open Source
2 4 (50.00%) Workflow
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) Radian6
4 2 (25.00%) Product Management
4 2 (25.00%) SaaS
4 2 (25.00%) Social Media
4 2 (25.00%) REST
4 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) JasperReports
4 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) Ant
4 2 (25.00%) MBA
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) IVR
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) CruiseControl
4 2 (25.00%) Subversion
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (25.00%) SOAP
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) Linux

WFM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (25.00%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (25.00%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Ant
1 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (25.00%) CruiseControl
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Business Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Avaya Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Project Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) SOAP
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
1 2 (25.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Open Source
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Social Media
3 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (25.00%) IVR
4 1 (12.50%) Statistics
4 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Workflow
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) OOP
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) B2B
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Product Management
3 1 (12.50%) Use Case
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MBA
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
1 2 (25.00%) EMC
1 2 (25.00%) Avaya
1 2 (25.00%) Genesys
1 2 (25.00%) Cognizant
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