The table below looks at the statistics for WFM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WFM over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank - 175 -
Permanent jobs citing WFM 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.027% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.032% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £47,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.58%
WFM
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2784 3137 2695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.41% 83.99% 81.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1772 2096 1763
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

WFM
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

WFM Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

WFM
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

WFM Salary Trend in Scotland

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 7 (100.00%) Banking
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Validation
3 4 (57.14%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) J2EE
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) OO
3 4 (57.14%) JMS
3 4 (57.14%) SOA
3 4 (57.14%) DNS
3 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
3 4 (57.14%) TIBCO
3 4 (57.14%) Middleware
3 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 4 (57.14%) Data Management
3 4 (57.14%) Zachman Framework
3 4 (57.14%) TOGAF
3 4 (57.14%) Information Management
3 4 (57.14%) GoldenSource
3 4 (57.14%) Spring
3 4 (57.14%) Supplier Management
3 4 (57.14%) Derivative
3 4 (57.14%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (57.14%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) Web Development
3 4 (57.14%) Business Development
3 4 (57.14%) Wiki
3 4 (57.14%) Matrix Management
3 4 (57.14%) Release Management

WFM
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (57.14%) SharePoint Server
1 4 (57.14%) Mule
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Coherence
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
General
1 7 (100.00%) Banking
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
1 4 (57.14%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Technical Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) J2EE
1 4 (57.14%) JMS
1 4 (57.14%) Middleware
1 4 (57.14%) Spring
1 4 (57.14%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Derivative
1 4 (57.14%) Wiki
1 4 (57.14%) Reference Data
1 4 (57.14%) Fixed Income
1 4 (57.14%) Equities
1 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) AIX
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Validation
1 4 (57.14%) OO
1 4 (57.14%) SOA
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
1 4 (57.14%) Data Management
1 4 (57.14%) Zachman Framework
1 4 (57.14%) TOGAF
1 4 (57.14%) Information Management
1 4 (57.14%) Supplier Management
1 4 (57.14%) Requirements Analysis
1 4 (57.14%) Web Development
1 4 (57.14%) Business Development
1 4 (57.14%) Matrix Management
1 4 (57.14%) Release Management
1 4 (57.14%) Financial Modelling
1 4 (57.14%) Open Source
1 4 (57.14%) Kalman Filter
1 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
1 4 (57.14%) Software Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
2 3 (42.86%) COBIT
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
1 4 (57.14%) TIBCO
1 4 (57.14%) GoldenSource
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