The table below looks at the statistics for WFM skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WFM over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 881 849 902
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +53
Permanent jobs citing WFM 42 115 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.11% 0.083%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.048% 0.12% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 34 87 75
Median salary £61,250 £64,777 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.44% +29.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,540 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £180,000 £73,600
UK excluding London median salary £61,250 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+36.11% -4.25%

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
87668 92318 100837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.86% 86.37% 85.33%
Number of salaries quoted 73071 74999 82059
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

WFM
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing WFM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 May 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WFM within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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 trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -23 41 £62,500 -1.57% 7
North West +22 9 £80,000 +88.23% 3
South East -7 9 £60,000 +41.17% 1
Manchester +9 7 £80,000 +113.33%
West Yorkshire +7 6 £62,500 -
Leeds 0 6 £62,500 -
Yorkshire -1 6 £62,500 - 1
Berkshire +13 5 £65,000 - 1
London -2 5 £57,500 -23.33% 1
Reading - 5 £65,000 - 1
East Midlands - 4 £22,500 -
West Midlands -15 3 £25,000 -12.39% 1
Stansted - 3 £60,000 -
Nottingham - 3 £22,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £22,500 -
Kent - 3 £60,000 -
Cheshire +30 2 £66,250 - 3
East of England +16 2 £36,250 +14.17%
Staffordshire -4 2 £25,000 -12.39%
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £25,000 -
Wilmslow - 2 £66,250 - 1
Hertfordshire +18 1 £32,500 +14.03%
Bedfordshire +9 1 £40,000 -
Surrey +5 1 £50,000 -4.76%
Scotland -20 1 £45,000 -23.72%
North East - 1 £25,500 -
Glasgow - 1 £45,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £35,000 - 1
Dorset - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £25,500 -

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing WFM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for WFM.

1 45 (34.62%) Finance
2 30 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (20.00%) SLA
4 24 (18.46%) C#
5 22 (16.92%) Avaya
6 21 (16.15%) Microsoft
6 21 (16.15%) Project Management
6 21 (16.15%) Service Delivery
7 20 (15.38%) Web Services
8 19 (14.62%) Windows
8 19 (14.62%) Change Management
9 18 (13.85%) Java
9 18 (13.85%) Cisco
9 18 (13.85%) RESTful
10 17 (13.08%) MS Office
10 17 (13.08%) MS Excel
10 17 (13.08%) People Management
11 16 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
11 16 (12.31%) Verint
11 16 (12.31%) Jenkins
11 16 (12.31%) Apache Camel
11 16 (12.31%) SQL
11 16 (12.31%) IntelliJ
11 16 (12.31%) MongoDB
11 16 (12.31%) NoSQL
11 16 (12.31%) Telematics
11 16 (12.31%) Unit Testing
11 16 (12.31%) Data Mapping
11 16 (12.31%) Spring
11 16 (12.31%) Maven

WFM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (9.23%) IIS
2 7 (5.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.77%) CMS
3 1 (0.77%) Node.js
3 1 (0.77%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (13.08%) MS Excel
1 17 (13.08%) MS Office
2 5 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (5.38%) SAP ERP
2 3 (2.31%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (2.31%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (2.31%) Lawson
2 3 (2.31%) Pegasus Opera
2 3 (2.31%) Sage 200
2 3 (2.31%) Sage 300 ERP
2 3 (2.31%) Sage X3
2 3 (2.31%) SAP Business One
3 2 (1.54%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (1.54%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.77%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 1 (0.77%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.77%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.23%) CTI
1 12 (9.23%) Unified Communications
2 9 (6.92%) H.323
3 8 (6.15%) LAN
3 8 (6.15%) WAN
4 7 (5.38%) VoIP
5 6 (4.62%) IP Telephony
6 5 (3.85%) Ethernet
6 5 (3.85%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.31%) Cisco IPT
7 3 (2.31%) PSTN
8 2 (1.54%) Cisco ICM
8 2 (1.54%) Internet
8 2 (1.54%) NGN
8 2 (1.54%) SMS
8 2 (1.54%) Telepresence
8 2 (1.54%) WebEx
9 1 (0.77%) DNS
9 1 (0.77%) Firewall
9 1 (0.77%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.31%) MongoDB
1 16 (12.31%) NoSQL
2 11 (8.46%) MySQL
3 7 (5.38%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.31%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.54%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.54%) SQLPlus
6 1 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.77%) MS Access
6 1 (0.77%) QlikView
6 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (12.31%) IntelliJ
1 16 (12.31%) Jenkins
1 16 (12.31%) Maven
2 10 (7.69%) JIRA
2 10 (7.69%) TeamCity
3 7 (5.38%) Git (software)
3 7 (5.38%) Subversion
4 1 (0.77%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.77%) ProC
4 1 (0.77%) Toad
General
1 45 (34.62%) Finance
2 11 (8.46%) Telecoms
3 8 (6.15%) Billing
4 5 (3.85%) Games
5 4 (3.08%) Retail
6 3 (2.31%) Marketing
7 2 (1.54%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.54%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.77%) Back Office
8 1 (0.77%) Electronics
8 1 (0.77%) Front Office
8 1 (0.77%) Japanese Language
8 1 (0.77%) Local Government
8 1 (0.77%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 26 (20.00%) Analyst
2 17 (13.08%) Developer
2 17 (13.08%) Planning Manager
3 11 (8.46%) Programmer
4 10 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 9 (6.92%) Cisco Engineer
5 9 (6.92%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 9 (6.92%) HTML Developer
5 9 (6.92%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (6.92%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 9 (6.92%) Senior Manager
5 9 (6.92%) Senior Voice Engineer
5 9 (6.92%) UI Developer
5 9 (6.92%) UI Programmer
5 9 (6.92%) Voice Engineer
6 7 (5.38%) Architect
6 7 (5.38%) Business Analyst
6 7 (5.38%) Head of Implementation
6 7 (5.38%) Head of PMO
7 6 (4.62%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (15.38%) Web Services
2 18 (13.85%) RESTful
3 16 (12.31%) Apache Camel
3 16 (12.31%) JSON
3 16 (12.31%) Spring
4 13 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 12 (9.23%) HTML
5 12 (9.23%) HTML5
6 11 (8.46%) Ember.js
6 11 (8.46%) jQuery
7 10 (7.69%) CSS
7 10 (7.69%) Esper
7 10 (7.69%) Java SE
8 9 (6.92%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (3.08%) .NET
10 3 (2.31%) XML
11 2 (1.54%) ASP.NET
11 2 (1.54%) J2EE
11 2 (1.54%) MSMQ
11 2 (1.54%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
1 16 (12.31%) Telematics
2 12 (9.23%) IVR
3 11 (8.46%) Management Information System
4 9 (6.92%) User Experience
4 9 (6.92%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (5.38%) e-Learning
5 7 (5.38%) FMCG
6 5 (3.85%) Replication
7 3 (2.31%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (1.54%) Pricing Data
9 1 (0.77%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.77%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.77%) iPad
9 1 (0.77%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 19 (14.62%) Windows
2 15 (11.54%) Linux
3 4 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.54%) Android
5 1 (0.77%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.77%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (16.15%) Project Management
2 21 (16.15%) Service Delivery
3 19 (14.62%) Change Management
4 17 (13.08%) People Management
5 16 (12.31%) Data Mapping
5 16 (12.31%) Unit Testing
6 15 (11.54%) Change Control
6 15 (11.54%) CRM
7 14 (10.77%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (10.77%) ERP
7 14 (10.77%) Mentoring
8 12 (9.23%) Network Monitoring
8 12 (9.23%) Programme Management
8 12 (9.23%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (9.23%) TDD
9 11 (8.46%) Coaching
9 11 (8.46%) Fault Analysis
9 11 (8.46%) Scrum
9 11 (8.46%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (18.46%) C#
2 18 (13.85%) Java
3 16 (12.31%) SQL
4 13 (10.00%) C++
5 12 (9.23%) JavaScript
6 7 (5.38%) C
7 5 (3.85%) VBA
8 3 (2.31%) Erlang
9 2 (1.54%) Ruby
9 2 (1.54%) VB
10 1 (0.77%) Delphi
10 1 (0.77%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.77%) Python
10 1 (0.77%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (9.23%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (8.46%) Degree
3 9 (6.92%) CCNP
3 9 (6.92%) CCNP Voice
4 8 (6.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (4.62%) CCVP
6 3 (2.31%) AAT
6 3 (2.31%) ACCA
6 3 (2.31%) CIMA
7 2 (1.54%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.77%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (20.00%) SLA
2 7 (5.38%) QA
3 3 (2.31%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.77%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.77%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.77%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (7.69%) Cisco UCCE
2 4 (3.08%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (16.92%) Avaya
2 21 (16.15%) Microsoft
3 18 (13.85%) Cisco
4 16 (12.31%) Verint
5 14 (10.77%) SAP
6 9 (6.92%) Polycom
6 9 (6.92%) ServiceNow
6 9 (6.92%) SolarWinds
6 9 (6.92%) Zeacom
7 7 (5.38%) Oracle
8 5 (3.85%) Nortel
8 5 (3.85%) Rockwell
8 5 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (2.31%) CODA
9 3 (2.31%) Cognos
9 3 (2.31%) Epicor
9 3 (2.31%) HP
9 3 (2.31%) Pegasus
9 3 (2.31%) Sage
9 3 (2.31%) VMware
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 20 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus+Car
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £90,000-£110,000 OTE Uncapped + Bens
Posted: 16 days ago
Cheshire
Capita plc
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Sheffield
Capita plc
Salary: £19000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Runcorn
Capita plc
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago