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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 885 882 895
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +13
Permanent jobs citing WFM 71 97 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.069% 0.087% 0.083%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.078% 0.10% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 64 70 74
Average salary £43,750 £61,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.14% +17.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £29,855 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £180,000 £73,950
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £59,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-30.50% +12.38%

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
90545 95411 102003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.61% 85.93% 85.31%
Number of salaries quoted 75257 77107 82195
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WFM within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 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 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 +6 67 £42,250 -29.58% 12
South East +22 14 £60,000 -5.51% 3
Yorkshire +19 11 £57,500 - 3
West Yorkshire +14 9 £60,000 - 1
East of England +13 9 £35,000 - 2
Leeds +10 9 £60,000 - 1
London -5 9 £66,500 +2.30% 1
North West +15 6 £80,000 +82.85% 1
Manchester +12 6 £80,000 +77.77%
Birmingham -9 6 £35,000 +2.94%
West Midlands -15 6 £35,000 +11.91% 2
North East - 6 £25,500 -
Berkshire +12 5 £65,000 - 1
Kent - 5 £60,000 -
Stansted - 5 £60,000 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £35,000 -
Scotland -8 4 £45,000 -23.72% 2
Glasgow - 4 £45,000 - 1
East Midlands - 4 £22,500 -
Nottingham - 3 £22,500 -
Reading - 3 £65,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 3 £22,500 -
City of London +49 2 £85,000 +100.00%
Milton Keynes +14 2 £42,500 +21.42%
Buckinghamshire +12 2 £42,500 +21.42%
Rotherham - 2 £30,000 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 2 £33,750 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £30,000 - 2
Essex - 2 - -
Hampshire +7 1 £50,000 -37.50% 1

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 48 (33.80%) Finance
2 39 (27.46%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (19.72%) SLA
4 24 (16.90%) Project Management
4 24 (16.90%) C#
5 23 (16.20%) Microsoft
6 21 (14.79%) Service Delivery
6 21 (14.79%) Change Management
7 20 (14.08%) ERP
8 19 (13.38%) Avaya
8 19 (13.38%) SAP
8 19 (13.38%) Windows
8 19 (13.38%) MS Excel
8 19 (13.38%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (12.68%) SQL
10 17 (11.97%) CRM
10 17 (11.97%) Web Services
10 17 (11.97%) Telematics
10 17 (11.97%) RESTful
10 17 (11.97%) Verint
11 16 (11.27%) AngularJS
11 16 (11.27%) Continuous Improvement
11 16 (11.27%) MS Office
11 16 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (10.56%) C++
12 15 (10.56%) HTML
12 15 (10.56%) Java
12 15 (10.56%) JavaScript
12 15 (10.56%) Linux
12 15 (10.56%) IIS

WFM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 15 (10.56%) IIS
2 11 (7.75%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.41%) CMS
4 1 (0.70%) Node.js
4 1 (0.70%) SAS
4 1 (0.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (13.38%) MS Excel
2 16 (11.27%) MS Office
3 5 (3.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (4.23%) SAP ERP
2 5 (3.52%) ResourceLink
3 3 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (2.11%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (2.11%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (2.11%) Lawson
3 3 (2.11%) Pegasus Opera
3 3 (2.11%) Sage 200
3 3 (2.11%) Sage 300 ERP
3 3 (2.11%) Sage X3
3 3 (2.11%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.70%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 1 (0.70%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.70%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.75%) SaaS
2 1 (0.70%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.34%) H.323
1 9 (6.34%) Unified Communications
2 7 (4.93%) CTI
2 7 (4.93%) LAN
2 7 (4.93%) WAN
3 6 (4.23%) IP Telephony
4 4 (2.82%) VoIP
5 3 (2.11%) Cisco IPT
5 3 (2.11%) Ethernet
5 3 (2.11%) PSTN
5 3 (2.11%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.41%) Cisco ICM
6 2 (1.41%) Internet
6 2 (1.41%) Telepresence
6 2 (1.41%) WebEx
7 1 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.70%) DNS
7 1 (0.70%) Firewall
7 1 (0.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.56%) MongoDB
1 15 (10.56%) NoSQL
2 12 (8.45%) SQL Server
3 10 (7.04%) MySQL
4 6 (4.23%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (3.52%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.52%) SQLPlus
6 1 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.70%) MS Access
6 1 (0.70%) QlikView
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (10.56%) IntelliJ
1 15 (10.56%) Jenkins
1 15 (10.56%) Maven
2 9 (6.34%) JIRA
2 9 (6.34%) TeamCity
3 6 (4.23%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.23%) Subversion
4 1 (0.70%) ProC
4 1 (0.70%) Toad
General
1 48 (33.80%) Finance
2 8 (5.63%) Billing
3 7 (4.93%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.82%) Retail
5 3 (2.11%) French Language
5 3 (2.11%) Games
5 3 (2.11%) Marketing
6 2 (1.41%) Legal
6 2 (1.41%) Local Government
6 2 (1.41%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.70%) Back Office
7 1 (0.70%) Electronics
7 1 (0.70%) Front Office
7 1 (0.70%) Japanese Language
7 1 (0.70%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 27 (19.01%) Analyst
2 19 (13.38%) Developer
3 16 (11.27%) Planning Manager
4 14 (9.86%) Consultant
4 14 (9.86%) Programmer
5 11 (7.75%) Project Manager
6 10 (7.04%) Business Analyst
6 10 (7.04%) HTML Developer
6 10 (7.04%) JavaScript Developer
6 10 (7.04%) UI Developer
6 10 (7.04%) UI Programmer
7 9 (6.34%) Cisco Engineer
7 9 (6.34%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 9 (6.34%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 9 (6.34%) Senior Voice Engineer
7 9 (6.34%) Voice Engineer
8 8 (5.63%) Senior Manager
9 7 (4.93%) Architect
10 6 (4.23%) Java Architect
10 6 (4.23%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (11.97%) RESTful
1 17 (11.97%) Web Services
2 16 (11.27%) AngularJS
3 15 (10.56%) Apache Camel
3 15 (10.56%) HTML
3 15 (10.56%) HTML5
3 15 (10.56%) JSON
3 15 (10.56%) Spring
4 14 (9.86%) Ember.js
4 14 (9.86%) jQuery
5 11 (7.75%) CSS
6 10 (7.04%) KnockoutJS
7 9 (6.34%) Esper
7 9 (6.34%) Java SE
8 5 (3.52%) .NET
9 4 (2.82%) ASP.NET
9 4 (2.82%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (2.82%) MSMQ
9 4 (2.82%) WCF
9 4 (2.82%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.38%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (11.97%) Telematics
3 12 (8.45%) User Experience
4 11 (7.75%) Management Information System
5 10 (7.04%) e-Learning
6 9 (6.34%) Video Conferencing
7 8 (5.63%) IVR
8 6 (4.23%) FMCG
9 3 (2.11%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (2.11%) Replication
10 2 (1.41%) Pricing Data
11 1 (0.70%) CMDB
11 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.70%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.70%) iPad
11 1 (0.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.38%) Windows
2 15 (10.56%) Linux
3 3 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.70%) Android
4 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.70%) Unix
4 1 (0.70%) VMS
4 1 (0.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (27.46%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (16.90%) Project Management
3 21 (14.79%) Change Management
3 21 (14.79%) Service Delivery
4 20 (14.08%) ERP
5 17 (11.97%) CRM
6 16 (11.27%) Continuous Improvement
6 16 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (10.56%) Change Control
7 15 (10.56%) Data Mapping
7 15 (10.56%) People Management
7 15 (10.56%) Unit Testing
8 14 (9.86%) MVC
9 13 (9.15%) Programme Management
9 13 (9.15%) Workforce Optimisation
10 12 (8.45%) Data Analysis
10 12 (8.45%) Mentoring
10 12 (8.45%) Network Monitoring
10 12 (8.45%) Scrum
11 11 (7.75%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 24 (16.90%) C#
2 18 (12.68%) SQL
3 15 (10.56%) C++
3 15 (10.56%) Java
3 15 (10.56%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.52%) VBA
5 4 (2.82%) C
6 3 (2.11%) Erlang
7 2 (1.41%) Ruby
8 1 (0.70%) Delphi
8 1 (0.70%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.70%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (7.04%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (7.04%) Degree
2 9 (6.34%) CCNP
2 9 (6.34%) CCNP Voice
3 7 (4.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (4.23%) CCVP
5 3 (2.11%) AAT
5 3 (2.11%) ACCA
5 3 (2.11%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (19.72%) SLA
2 7 (4.93%) QA
3 3 (2.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.70%) VMware ESX
1 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (7.04%) Cisco UCCE
2 4 (2.82%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (16.20%) Microsoft
2 19 (13.38%) Avaya
2 19 (13.38%) SAP
3 17 (11.97%) Verint
4 14 (9.86%) Cisco
5 9 (6.34%) Polycom
5 9 (6.34%) ServiceNow
5 9 (6.34%) SolarWinds
5 9 (6.34%) Zeacom
6 8 (5.63%) Oracle
7 6 (4.23%) Cognos
7 6 (4.23%) IBM
7 6 (4.23%) Pegasus
8 5 (3.52%) Jaspersoft
8 5 (3.52%) NGA Human Resources
9 4 (2.82%) Nortel
9 4 (2.82%) Rockwell
10 3 (2.11%) CODA
10 3 (2.11%) Epicor
10 3 (2.11%) Sage
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
LA International
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Fife
Sanderson
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds
Capita plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Sheffield
Capita plc
Salary: £19000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hook, Hampshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rotherham
Capita plc
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
NGA Human Resources
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Crown Computing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
LiveOps Cloud
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow
Capita plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheshire
Capita plc
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
West London
Dixons Carphone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 24 days ago