The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 819 763 799
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +36
Permanent jobs citing WFM 82 124 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.070% 0.11% 0.087%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.087% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 60 69 83
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £49,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.01% -8.75%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94020 85650 91144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.39% 78.78% 77.48%
Number of salaries quoted 75699 69888 77563
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 30 July 2014 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 30 July 2014. 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 -70 78 £45,000 +23.28% 11
South East -43 25 £41,250 +3.12% 2
London -55 15 £67,500 +20.00% 3
Berkshire -14 13 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Milton Keynes -1 12 £42,500 +73.46%
Buckinghamshire -2 12 £42,500 +73.46%
East of England -8 11 £47,500 +126.19% 1
South West -24 9 £28,000 -23.28%
Wiltshire -14 8 £28,000 -23.28%
Swindon -18 8 £28,000 -23.28%
West Midlands +7 6 £48,250 +93.00% 1
Bracknell -6 5 - -
Stowmarket - 5 £40,000 -
Staffordshire - 5 £36,500 - 1
Suffolk - 5 £40,000 -
Essex - 5 £50,000 -
City of London -19 4 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Yorkshire -29 4 £30,000 -7.69% 3
Leicestershire - 4 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 4 £45,000 -
Hinckley - 4 £45,000 -
Slough +9 3 - - 1
Newbury - 3 £65,000 -
North West +3 2 £46,500 +24.00% 1
West Yorkshire -42 2 £39,000 -8.23% 1
Uxbridge +3 1 £33,000 -70.66%
Reading +1 1 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire -14 1 £42,500 +102.38% 1
Sheffield -15 1 £21,000 -6.66%
South Yorkshire -20 1 £21,000 -6.66%

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 45 (24.06%) ITIL
2 36 (19.25%) CRM
3 35 (18.72%) Retail
3 35 (18.72%) Degree
4 32 (17.11%) Finance
5 31 (16.58%) UNIX
5 31 (16.58%) SQL
5 31 (16.58%) Oracle
5 31 (16.58%) Microsoft
6 27 (14.44%) Windows
6 27 (14.44%) Telecoms
7 26 (13.90%) MS Excel
8 24 (12.83%) Avaya
9 22 (11.76%) Linux
9 22 (11.76%) Verint
10 21 (11.23%) .NET
10 21 (11.23%) MySQL
11 20 (10.70%) C#
12 19 (10.16%) jQuery
13 18 (9.63%) PBX
13 18 (9.63%) MVC
13 18 (9.63%) Asset Management
14 17 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
15 16 (8.56%) Service Management
15 16 (8.56%) ASP.NET
15 16 (8.56%) Project Management
16 15 (8.02%) SQL Server
16 15 (8.02%) WAN
16 15 (8.02%) Business Development
17 14 (7.49%) Time Management

WFM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 11 (5.88%) CMS
2 7 (3.74%) Apache
3 3 (1.60%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.07%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.53%) SAS
5 1 (0.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (13.90%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.88%) MS Office
3 4 (2.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.60%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.53%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (4.81%) Oracle Retail
2 4 (2.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.07%) SAP PM
3 2 (1.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.07%) Maximo
4 1 (0.53%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.53%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.53%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.53%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.53%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.95%) SaaS
2 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.63%) PBX
2 15 (8.02%) WAN
3 14 (7.49%) LAN
4 9 (4.81%) FTP
5 8 (4.28%) SMTP
5 8 (4.28%) Network Security
6 7 (3.74%) DHCP
6 7 (3.74%) VoIP
6 7 (3.74%) DNS
6 7 (3.74%) Firewall
7 6 (3.21%) Wireless
8 5 (2.67%) Unified Communications
9 2 (1.07%) IP Telephony
9 2 (1.07%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (1.07%) PSTN
9 2 (1.07%) TCP/IP
9 2 (1.07%) DPNSS
9 2 (1.07%) QSIG
9 2 (1.07%) CTI
10 1 (0.53%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.23%) MySQL
2 15 (8.02%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.74%) Oracle Database
4 6 (3.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.60%) MS Access
7 2 (1.07%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.07%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.07%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.07%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.53%) Big Data
8 1 (0.53%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.53%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.53%) SQLPlus
8 1 (0.53%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.53%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (5.88%) Subversion
2 9 (4.81%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (3.74%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (1.07%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.07%) Behat
4 2 (1.07%) PHPUnit
4 2 (1.07%) Selenium
5 1 (0.53%) JIRA
5 1 (0.53%) WinDbg
5 1 (0.53%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.53%) RequisitePro
General
1 35 (18.72%) Retail
2 32 (17.11%) Finance
3 27 (14.44%) Telecoms
4 13 (6.95%) Marketing
5 9 (4.81%) Billing
6 6 (3.21%) Banking
6 6 (3.21%) French Language
7 5 (2.67%) German Language
7 5 (2.67%) Legal
8 3 (1.60%) Law
9 2 (1.07%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.53%) Games
10 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.53%) Back Office
10 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.53%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 46 (24.60%) Analyst
2 31 (16.58%) Consultant
3 29 (15.51%) Architect
4 28 (14.97%) Developer
4 28 (14.97%) Solutions Architect
5 12 (6.42%) C# Developer
5 12 (6.42%) Web Developer
6 10 (5.35%) Project Manager
7 9 (4.81%) Management Consultant
8 8 (4.28%) Senior Developer
8 8 (4.28%) Telephony Analyst
9 7 (3.74%) Business Analyst
9 7 (3.74%) Software Developer
9 7 (3.74%) PHP Developer
10 6 (3.21%) ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (3.21%) .NET Developer
10 6 (3.21%) Senior C# Developer
10 6 (3.21%) Senior .NET Developer
10 6 (3.21%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (3.21%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (11.23%) .NET
2 19 (10.16%) jQuery
3 16 (8.56%) ASP.NET
4 14 (7.49%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (7.49%) XML
5 13 (6.95%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 12 (6.42%) NHibernate
6 12 (6.42%) HTML
6 12 (6.42%) CSS
7 7 (3.74%) LAMP
8 6 (3.21%) Middleware
8 6 (3.21%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (3.21%) RESTful
8 6 (3.21%) HTML5
8 6 (3.21%) JSON
9 4 (2.14%) Ruby on Rails
9 4 (2.14%) Yii
10 3 (1.60%) CodeIgniter
10 3 (1.60%) WAMP
10 3 (1.60%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.95%) CMDB
2 12 (6.42%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.81%) Smart Meter
3 9 (4.81%) EPoS
4 8 (4.28%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.21%) FMCG
6 5 (2.67%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.67%) IVR
7 4 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.60%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.60%) Social Media
8 3 (1.60%) PMI
8 3 (1.60%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.60%) GIS
9 2 (1.07%) iPhone
9 2 (1.07%) Blog
10 1 (0.53%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.53%) Statistics
10 1 (0.53%) Open Source
10 1 (0.53%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 31 (16.58%) UNIX
2 27 (14.44%) Windows
3 22 (11.76%) Linux
4 14 (7.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (7.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (5.35%) Windows XP
5 10 (5.35%) Windows 7
6 9 (4.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.14%) Android
8 3 (1.60%) VMS
9 2 (1.07%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (1.07%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (24.06%) ITIL
2 36 (19.25%) CRM
3 18 (9.63%) MVC
3 18 (9.63%) Asset Management
4 17 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (8.56%) Service Management
5 16 (8.56%) Project Management
6 15 (8.02%) Business Development
7 14 (7.49%) Time Management
7 14 (7.49%) EAI
7 14 (7.49%) SOA
8 13 (6.95%) ETL
8 13 (6.95%) Contact Management
8 13 (6.95%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (6.95%) Enterprise Architecture
9 12 (6.42%) Performance Management
9 12 (6.42%) Use Case
9 12 (6.42%) Analytics
9 12 (6.42%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (5.88%) OO
Programming Languages
1 31 (16.58%) SQL
2 20 (10.70%) C#
3 14 (7.49%) JavaScript
4 13 (6.95%) PHP
5 6 (3.21%) Ruby
6 5 (2.67%) Java
7 3 (1.60%) VBScript
8 1 (0.53%) Python
8 1 (0.53%) ABAP
8 1 (0.53%) VBA
8 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (18.72%) Degree
2 5 (2.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (2.14%) ISEB
4 3 (1.60%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.07%) CCNA
5 2 (1.07%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.07%) Avaya Certification
5 2 (1.07%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.07%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.53%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.74%) QA
1 7 (3.74%) SLA
2 2 (1.07%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (6.95%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (4.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (1.60%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.07%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (1.07%) SAP Afaria
4 1 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.53%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 31 (16.58%) Oracle
1 31 (16.58%) Microsoft
2 24 (12.83%) Avaya
3 22 (11.76%) Verint
4 14 (7.49%) Cisco
5 10 (5.35%) Kronos
5 10 (5.35%) SAP
6 9 (4.81%) ATG
7 8 (4.28%) Genesys
8 7 (3.74%) ClickSoftware Technologies
9 6 (3.21%) HP
10 4 (2.14%) Huawei
10 4 (2.14%) Syclo
11 3 (1.60%) IBM
12 2 (1.07%) Telerik
12 2 (1.07%) Sybase
12 2 (1.07%) Red Hat
12 2 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (1.07%) Cognizant
12 2 (1.07%) Citrix
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