The table below looks at the statistics for WFM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WFM over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank - 138 -
Permanent jobs citing WFM 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - 0.13% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -11.11%
WFM
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2004 1806 1425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.86% 76.40% 70.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1326 1353 1123
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

WFM
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

WFM Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

WFM
Salary Trend in Reading

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

WFM Salary Trend in Reading

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Empirix
2 1 (33.33%) RTCP
2 1 (33.33%) RTP
2 1 (33.33%) H.323
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Mitel
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (33.33%) XMPP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ICM
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) Workforce Management Optimization
2 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) GGSN
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Stress Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Panasonic
2 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (33.33%) Verint
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ICM Scripting

WFM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SMS
1 1 (33.33%) 3GPP
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) RTCP
1 1 (33.33%) RTP
1 1 (33.33%) H.323
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco ICM
1 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
1 1 (33.33%) GGSN
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Development Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Resource Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Product Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Product Development Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Planning Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
1 1 (33.33%) Workforce Management Optimization
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Stress Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco ICM Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (33.33%) Iperf
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Empirix
2 1 (33.33%) Mitel
2 1 (33.33%) Panasonic
2 1 (33.33%) Verint