The table below looks at the statistics for WFM skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WFM over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 426 442 377
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -65
Permanent jobs citing WFM 18 16 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.085% 0.072% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.089% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 19
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £35,859
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £43,250 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,250 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +13.01%
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17514 18044 16603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 83.11% 80.98% 78.28%
Number of salaries quoted 14355 13966 13497
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

WFM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

WFM Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

WFM
Salary Trend in the South East

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

WFM Salary Trend in the South East

WFM
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WFM across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

WFM Salary Histogram in the South East

WFM
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WFM within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Buckinghamshire -9 8 £40,000 +17.64% 1
Berkshire 0 3 £25,000 -37.50% 1
Hampshire - 3 £47,500 -
Surrey - 2 £70,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £60,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £28,799 -
WFM
England

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 18 (51.43%) Oracle
2 16 (45.71%) SQL
3 15 (42.86%) Linux
4 14 (40.00%) Java
4 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (37.14%) Apache
6 10 (28.57%) OOP
6 10 (28.57%) OO
6 10 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 10 (28.57%) Open Source
7 7 (20.00%) SaaS
7 7 (20.00%) Service Delivery
7 7 (20.00%) XML
7 7 (20.00%) UNIX
7 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (17.14%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
8 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
8 6 (17.14%) Ant
8 6 (17.14%) MS Office
8 6 (17.14%) SOAP
8 6 (17.14%) Web Services
8 6 (17.14%) Eclipse
8 6 (17.14%) B2B
8 6 (17.14%) REST
8 6 (17.14%) CruiseControl
8 6 (17.14%) Subversion
8 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services

WFM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 13 (37.14%) Apache
2 4 (11.43%) Tomcat
2 4 (11.43%) JBoss
3 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.86%) GlassFish
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (17.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) SAP SCM
2 2 (5.71%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (2.86%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) SaaS
2 1 (2.86%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle Reports
1 6 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 6 (17.14%) JasperReports
2 5 (14.29%) MySQL
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Ant
1 6 (17.14%) Eclipse
1 6 (17.14%) CruiseControl
1 6 (17.14%) Subversion
2 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Retail
3 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.71%) Electronics
4 1 (2.86%) Back Office
4 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Java Software Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Applications Support
5 3 (8.57%) Team Leader
5 3 (8.57%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (8.57%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) SAP Team Leader
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Project Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Forecast Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Technical Specialist
6 2 (5.71%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Head of IT
6 2 (5.71%) IT Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) XML
2 6 (17.14%) SOAP
2 6 (17.14%) Web Services
2 6 (17.14%) REST
3 5 (14.29%) HTML
4 4 (11.43%) LAMP
4 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
4 4 (11.43%) CSS
4 4 (11.43%) RESTful
4 4 (11.43%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (11.43%) Java SE
4 4 (11.43%) JSON
4 4 (11.43%) jQuery
5 3 (8.57%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (8.57%) Middleware
6 2 (5.71%) J2EE
7 1 (2.86%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.43%) Mobile App
2 4 (11.43%) FMCG
3 3 (8.57%) Client/Server
3 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.86%) Statistics
5 1 (2.86%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (42.86%) Linux
2 7 (20.00%) UNIX
3 4 (11.43%) Android
3 4 (11.43%) Apple iOS
4 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
4 3 (8.57%) Windows
4 3 (8.57%) Windows XP
4 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 10 (28.57%) OOP
2 10 (28.57%) OO
2 10 (28.57%) Open Source
3 7 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (17.14%) B2B
5 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (11.43%) Scrum
6 4 (11.43%) Project Management
6 4 (11.43%) MVC
6 4 (11.43%) ERP
6 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (11.43%) Resource Management
7 3 (8.57%) Time Management
7 3 (8.57%) Product Management
7 3 (8.57%) Line Management
7 3 (8.57%) Load Balancing
7 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
7 3 (8.57%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) SQL
2 14 (40.00%) Java
3 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.43%) PHP
4 4 (11.43%) C#
4 4 (11.43%) Ruby
5 3 (8.57%) XPath
5 3 (8.57%) ABAP
6 2 (5.71%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
2 2 (5.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (5.71%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Oracle
2 3 (8.57%) SAP
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) ATG
3 1 (2.86%) Google
3 1 (2.86%) hybris
South East
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
FT Select
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus bonus, car and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum plus bonus, car and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: up to £42,000 DOE
Posted: 11 days ago