The table below looks at the statistics for WFM skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WFM over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 788 841 773
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -68
Permanent jobs citing WFM 105 77 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.095% 0.064% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.078% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 76 60 88
Average salary £62,500 £47,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% +30.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,538 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £180,000 £67,900 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,750 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +25.34%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93348 99216 88705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.48% 82.71% 80.79%
Number of salaries quoted 76240 80334 73064
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +6.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

WFM
Jobs Demand Trend

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

WFM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WFM
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WFM within the UK.

WFM Salary Trend in the UK

WFM
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WFM over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 within the UK.

WFM Salary Histogram in the UK

WFM
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WFM within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 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
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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
England +19 79 £62,500 +31.57% 17
London +69 35 £70,000 +27.27% 6
Yorkshire +1 13 £45,000 -14.28%
South East -5 11 £40,000 -11.11% 3
North West +8 8 £25,000 -46.23% 3
West Midlands -4 8 £47,500 -1.55%
City of London +34 6 £62,500 +25.00%
West Yorkshire +3 6 £45,000 -14.28%
Buckinghamshire -14 6 £40,000 -8.57%
Milton Keynes -23 6 £40,000 -5.88%
Birmingham -7 5 £47,500 -20.83%
East of England +5 4 £28,500 -40.00% 2
Merseyside +18 3 £24,000 -48.38% 1
Liverpool +14 3 £24,000 -48.38% 1
Leeds +9 3 - -
Manchester - 3 £41,250 - 2
Staffordshire +14 2 £28,538 -21.81%
Surrey +9 2 £51,250 -14.58%
Hampshire +2 2 £63,750 -
Peterborough - 2 - -
Cambridgeshire - 2 - -
Staines - 2 £51,250 -
Tamworth - 2 £28,538 -
Edinburgh +14 1 £57,500 +21.05%
Scotland +7 1 £57,500 +21.05%
Suffolk -2 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £28,500 - 2
Lancashire - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £24,228 - 1
Haywards Heath - 1 £24,228 - 1

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 68 (36.56%) SQL
2 60 (32.26%) Avaya
3 53 (28.49%) Oracle
3 53 (28.49%) Windows
4 52 (27.96%) CTI
5 48 (25.81%) IVR
6 44 (23.66%) Microsoft
6 44 (23.66%) Analytical Skills
7 42 (22.58%) SQL Server
7 42 (22.58%) Workforce Management Optimization
8 37 (19.89%) Verint
9 33 (17.74%) Genesys
10 32 (17.20%) Degree
11 31 (16.67%) MS Excel
12 30 (16.13%) Linux
13 27 (14.52%) HTML
13 27 (14.52%) Cisco
14 26 (13.98%) Finance
15 25 (13.44%) Telecoms
15 25 (13.44%) Time Management
16 24 (12.90%) Java
17 23 (12.37%) JavaScript
17 23 (12.37%) PBX
17 23 (12.37%) Project Management
18 21 (11.29%) Service Delivery
19 20 (10.75%) Oracle Database
20 18 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 18 (9.68%) TCP/IP
20 18 (9.68%) MS Office
21 17 (9.14%) CSS

WFM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 (6.99%) Apache
2 9 (4.84%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.69%) CMS
4 4 (2.15%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (2.15%) IIS
4 4 (2.15%) Oracle Coherence
4 4 (2.15%) Mule
5 1 (0.54%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.54%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.54%) JBoss
5 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.54%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 31 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 18 (9.68%) MS Office
3 10 (5.38%) Photoshop
4 5 (2.69%) MS Project
4 5 (2.69%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.54%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.69%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (2.15%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.08%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (1.08%) Radian6
3 2 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.08%) SAP SCM
4 1 (0.54%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.54%) SAP xRPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (27.96%) CTI
2 23 (12.37%) PBX
3 18 (9.68%) TCP/IP
4 10 (5.38%) WAN
4 10 (5.38%) LAN
5 5 (2.69%) IP Telephony
6 4 (2.15%) VoIP
6 4 (2.15%) DNS
6 4 (2.15%) POP3
6 4 (2.15%) SMTP
7 3 (1.61%) VPN
7 3 (1.61%) PSTN
7 3 (1.61%) Avaya Modular Messaging
7 3 (1.61%) Firewall
8 1 (0.54%) MPLS
8 1 (0.54%) Q.931
8 1 (0.54%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 20 (10.75%) Oracle Database
3 18 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (5.91%) MySQL
5 9 (4.84%) Crystal Reports
5 9 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (4.30%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (3.23%) JasperReports
8 4 (2.15%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (1.61%) Pentaho
9 3 (1.61%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (1.08%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.54%) SAP BW
11 1 (0.54%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (3.23%) Ant
1 6 (3.23%) Eclipse
1 6 (3.23%) CruiseControl
1 6 (3.23%) Subversion
2 3 (1.61%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.08%) ProC
General
1 26 (13.98%) Finance
2 25 (13.44%) Telecoms
3 14 (7.53%) Retail
4 9 (4.84%) Banking
5 7 (3.76%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.69%) Back Office
6 5 (2.69%) Electronics
7 4 (2.15%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.54%) Billing
8 1 (0.54%) Marketing
8 1 (0.54%) German Language
8 1 (0.54%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.54%) Publishing
8 1 (0.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 47 (25.27%) Analyst
2 18 (9.68%) Developer
3 16 (8.60%) Consultant
4 15 (8.06%) Technical Analyst
5 13 (6.99%) Professional Services Engineer
6 12 (6.45%) Senior Manager
7 11 (5.91%) Support Analyst
7 11 (5.91%) Account Manager
7 11 (5.91%) Project Manager
8 10 (5.38%) .NET Developer
8 10 (5.38%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (4.84%) Software Engineer
10 8 (4.30%) Architect
10 8 (4.30%) Business Analyst
10 8 (4.30%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (3.76%) Sales Manager
12 6 (3.23%) Java Software Engineer
12 6 (3.23%) Software Support Analyst
12 6 (3.23%) Business Consultant
12 6 (3.23%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (14.52%) HTML
2 17 (9.14%) CSS
3 16 (8.60%) VXML
3 16 (8.60%) jQuery
4 15 (8.06%) .NET
5 10 (5.38%) ASP.NET
5 10 (5.38%) Ajax
5 10 (5.38%) HTML5
6 9 (4.84%) Middleware
6 9 (4.84%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (4.30%) SOAP
8 7 (3.76%) Web Services
8 7 (3.76%) XML
8 7 (3.76%) REST
9 6 (3.23%) J2EE
10 5 (2.69%) LAMP
10 5 (2.69%) Spring
10 5 (2.69%) Oracle Fusion
11 4 (2.15%) Spring Integration
11 4 (2.15%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 48 (25.81%) IVR
2 44 (23.66%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (7.53%) Management Information System
4 10 (5.38%) Computer Science
5 9 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (4.84%) Blackberry
6 8 (4.30%) FMCG
7 7 (3.76%) Machine to Machine
8 5 (2.69%) Mobile App
8 5 (2.69%) Client/Server
9 4 (2.15%) Fixed Income
9 4 (2.15%) Equities
9 4 (2.15%) Derivative
9 4 (2.15%) Wiki
9 4 (2.15%) Reference Data
10 3 (1.61%) Data Centre
11 2 (1.08%) Social Media
12 1 (0.54%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.54%) Statistics
12 1 (0.54%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 53 (28.49%) Windows
2 30 (16.13%) Linux
3 12 (6.45%) Android
3 12 (6.45%) Apple iOS
4 9 (4.84%) Windows Phone 8
4 9 (4.84%) Windows Phone
5 5 (2.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.69%) UNIX
5 5 (2.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (2.15%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.15%) Windows XP
6 4 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.61%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (22.58%) Workforce Management Optimization
2 25 (13.44%) Time Management
3 23 (12.37%) Project Management
4 21 (11.29%) Service Delivery
5 17 (9.14%) Asset Management
6 16 (8.60%) Open Source
6 16 (8.60%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (8.60%) Speech Recognition
6 16 (8.60%) Customer Insight
7 14 (7.53%) Data Analysis
8 13 (6.99%) MVC
8 13 (6.99%) OO
9 12 (6.45%) CRM
9 12 (6.45%) ERP
9 12 (6.45%) ITIL
9 12 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (5.91%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (5.38%) OOP
11 10 (5.38%) Software Engineering
12 9 (4.84%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (36.56%) SQL
2 24 (12.90%) Java
3 23 (12.37%) JavaScript
4 16 (8.60%) C#
5 12 (6.45%) C
6 11 (5.91%) PHP
7 9 (4.84%) C++
8 5 (2.69%) VB
9 4 (2.15%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.61%) Ruby
10 3 (1.61%) ABAP
10 3 (1.61%) Delphi
10 3 (1.61%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (17.20%) Degree
2 3 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (1.61%) Avaya Certification
3 2 (1.08%) MBA
4 1 (0.54%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.54%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.23%) SLA
2 5 (2.69%) QA
3 3 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.61%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (1.61%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.08%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.54%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.54%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (1.08%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 60 (32.26%) Avaya
2 53 (28.49%) Oracle
3 44 (23.66%) Microsoft
4 37 (19.89%) Verint
5 33 (17.74%) Genesys
6 27 (14.52%) Cisco
7 8 (4.30%) SAP
8 7 (3.76%) TIBCO
9 6 (3.23%) Business Objects
9 6 (3.23%) Nortel
10 5 (2.69%) VMware
11 4 (2.15%) GoldenSource
11 4 (2.15%) Remedy
11 4 (2.15%) Citrix
11 4 (2.15%) BMC
12 3 (1.61%) Cognizant
12 3 (1.61%) Cognos
12 3 (1.61%) Siebel
12 3 (1.61%) Kronos
12 3 (1.61%) webMethods
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £3000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Worksop, Nottinghamshire
Stott & May
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Car and Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £100000 - £150000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £26799 - £30799 per annum + Benfits
Posted: 5 days ago
UK
FT Select
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus and benefi
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Sciences Corporation
Salary: £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Sciences Corporation
Salary: £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
UK
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Wigan
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London + UK Travel
Cognizant Technology Solutions SAP
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Wigan
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + Stock Options + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London + UK Travel
Cognizant Technology Solutions SAP
Posted: 22 days ago
UK with European travel
Ciber UK
Salary: £0 - £85,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Northgate Arinso
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Northgate Arinso
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 23 days ago