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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 834 738 798
Rank change year-on-year
-96 +60
Permanent jobs citing WFM 81 131 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.069% 0.12% 0.090%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.086% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 61 75 87
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% -14.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94579 85669 91251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.38% 78.68% 77.38%
Number of salaries quoted 76287 70054 77728
Average salary £48,000 £46,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
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 24 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 24 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
(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
England -77 77 £45,000 +23.28% 15
South East -62 25 £40,000 -3.03% 4
London -39 15 £63,750 -8.92% 3
Buckinghamshire +12 13 £42,500 +73.46%
Milton Keynes -4 13 £42,500 +73.46%
Berkshire -8 11 £40,000 -33.33% 1
East of England -13 11 £47,500 +126.19% 3
South West -32 9 £28,000 -23.28% 1
Wiltshire -16 8 £28,000 -23.28% 1
Swindon -21 8 £28,000 -23.28% 1
West Midlands +15 5 £48,250 +93.00% 2
City of London -11 5 £50,000 -11.11% 1
Suffolk - 5 £40,000 - 1
Essex - 5 £50,000 -
Stowmarket - 5 £40,000 - 1
Yorkshire -28 4 £30,000 -7.69% 2
East Midlands - 4 £45,000 -
Leicestershire - 4 £45,000 -
Staffordshire - 4 £36,500 - 2
Hinckley - 4 £45,000 -
Bracknell -16 3 - -
Newbury - 3 £65,000 -
Slough +9 2 - - 1
Reading -4 2 £40,000 -
North West -5 2 £46,500 +24.00%
West Yorkshire -43 2 £39,000 -8.23% 2
Surrey +6 1 - - 2
Uxbridge +3 1 £33,000 -70.66%
Sheffield -13 1 £21,000 -6.66%
South Yorkshire -14 1 £21,000 -6.66%

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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 44 (23.91%) ITIL
2 37 (20.11%) CRM
3 36 (19.57%) Retail
4 31 (16.85%) Degree
5 30 (16.30%) Finance
5 30 (16.30%) UNIX
5 30 (16.30%) Microsoft
6 29 (15.76%) SQL
6 29 (15.76%) Oracle
7 27 (14.67%) Telecoms
8 26 (14.13%) Windows
9 25 (13.59%) Avaya
10 23 (12.50%) MS Excel
11 22 (11.96%) Linux
11 22 (11.96%) Verint
12 21 (11.41%) MySQL
13 19 (10.33%) .NET
13 19 (10.33%) C#
13 19 (10.33%) jQuery
14 18 (9.78%) PBX
14 18 (9.78%) MVC
14 18 (9.78%) Asset Management
15 17 (9.24%) Stakeholder Management
15 17 (9.24%) Project Management
16 16 (8.70%) Service Management
17 15 (8.15%) WAN
17 15 (8.15%) ASP.NET
18 14 (7.61%) JavaScript
18 14 (7.61%) SQL Server
18 14 (7.61%) LAN

WFM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (5.98%) CMS
2 7 (3.80%) Apache
3 3 (1.63%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.63%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.54%) SAS
5 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.98%) MS Office
3 4 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.63%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (4.35%) Oracle Retail
2 4 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.09%) SAP PM
3 2 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.09%) Maximo
4 1 (0.54%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.54%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.54%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (0.54%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.54%) BASE24
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.54%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.07%) SaaS
2 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.78%) PBX
2 15 (8.15%) WAN
3 14 (7.61%) LAN
4 8 (4.35%) SMTP
4 8 (4.35%) FTP
4 8 (4.35%) Network Security
5 7 (3.80%) DHCP
5 7 (3.80%) VoIP
5 7 (3.80%) DNS
5 7 (3.80%) Firewall
6 6 (3.26%) Wireless
7 5 (2.72%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.09%) IP Telephony
8 2 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (1.09%) DPNSS
8 2 (1.09%) QSIG
8 2 (1.09%) CTI
8 2 (1.09%) PSTN
8 2 (1.09%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.54%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.41%) MySQL
2 14 (7.61%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.80%) Oracle Database
4 6 (3.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.63%) MS Access
7 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.54%) Big Data
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.54%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.54%) DB2
8 1 (0.54%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.54%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.54%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.54%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 11 (5.98%) Subversion
2 8 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (3.80%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (1.09%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.09%) Selenium
4 2 (1.09%) Behat
4 2 (1.09%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.54%) WinDbg
5 1 (0.54%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.54%) JIRA
5 1 (0.54%) RequisitePro
General
1 36 (19.57%) Retail
2 30 (16.30%) Finance
3 27 (14.67%) Telecoms
4 11 (5.98%) Marketing
5 9 (4.89%) Billing
6 7 (3.80%) French Language
7 6 (3.26%) Banking
8 5 (2.72%) German Language
9 4 (2.17%) Legal
10 3 (1.63%) Dutch Language
10 3 (1.63%) Law
11 1 (0.54%) Games
11 1 (0.54%) Back Office
11 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.54%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.54%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 44 (23.91%) Analyst
2 30 (16.30%) Consultant
3 29 (15.76%) Architect
4 28 (15.22%) Solutions Architect
5 27 (14.67%) Developer
6 12 (6.52%) C# Developer
7 11 (5.98%) Web Developer
8 10 (5.43%) Project Manager
9 9 (4.89%) Management Consultant
10 8 (4.35%) Business Analyst
10 8 (4.35%) Senior Developer
10 8 (4.35%) Telephony Analyst
11 7 (3.80%) Software Developer
11 7 (3.80%) PHP Developer
12 6 (3.26%) ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (3.26%) Senior C# Developer
12 6 (3.26%) Senior .NET Developer
12 6 (3.26%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (3.26%) Applications Manager
12 6 (3.26%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (10.33%) .NET
1 19 (10.33%) jQuery
2 15 (8.15%) ASP.NET
3 14 (7.61%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (7.07%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 13 (7.07%) XML
5 12 (6.52%) NHibernate
6 11 (5.98%) HTML
6 11 (5.98%) CSS
7 7 (3.80%) LAMP
8 6 (3.26%) Middleware
8 6 (3.26%) JSON
8 6 (3.26%) HTML5
8 6 (3.26%) RESTful
8 6 (3.26%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (2.17%) Ruby on Rails
9 4 (2.17%) Yii
10 3 (1.63%) Oracle Fusion
10 3 (1.63%) CodeIgniter
10 3 (1.63%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.07%) CMDB
2 10 (5.43%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.89%) Smart Meter
3 9 (4.89%) EPoS
4 8 (4.35%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.26%) FMCG
6 5 (2.72%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.72%) IVR
7 4 (2.17%) PMI
7 4 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.63%) Social Media
8 3 (1.63%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.63%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.63%) GIS
9 2 (1.09%) Blog
9 2 (1.09%) iPhone
10 1 (0.54%) Open Source
10 1 (0.54%) Statistics
10 1 (0.54%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.54%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 30 (16.30%) UNIX
2 26 (14.13%) Windows
3 22 (11.96%) Linux
4 14 (7.61%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (7.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (5.43%) Windows XP
5 10 (5.43%) Windows 7
6 9 (4.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.17%) Android
8 3 (1.63%) VMS
9 2 (1.09%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (1.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (23.91%) ITIL
2 37 (20.11%) CRM
3 18 (9.78%) MVC
3 18 (9.78%) Asset Management
4 17 (9.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (9.24%) Project Management
5 16 (8.70%) Service Management
6 14 (7.61%) EAI
6 14 (7.61%) SOA
7 13 (7.07%) Time Management
7 13 (7.07%) Business Development
7 13 (7.07%) Enterprise Architecture
7 13 (7.07%) ETL
7 13 (7.07%) Contact Management
7 13 (7.07%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (6.52%) Performance Management
8 12 (6.52%) Use Case
9 11 (5.98%) OO
9 11 (5.98%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (15.76%) SQL
2 19 (10.33%) C#
3 14 (7.61%) JavaScript
4 12 (6.52%) PHP
5 5 (2.72%) Java
5 5 (2.72%) Ruby
6 2 (1.09%) VBScript
7 1 (0.54%) ABAP
7 1 (0.54%) VBA
7 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (16.85%) Degree
2 5 (2.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (2.17%) PMI Certification
3 4 (2.17%) ISEB
4 2 (1.09%) CCNA
4 2 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.09%) Avaya Certification
4 2 (1.09%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.09%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.54%) HND
5 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.80%) QA
1 7 (3.80%) SLA
2 2 (1.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (7.07%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (1.63%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.09%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (1.09%) SAP Afaria
4 1 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.54%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 30 (16.30%) Microsoft
2 29 (15.76%) Oracle
3 25 (13.59%) Avaya
4 22 (11.96%) Verint
5 14 (7.61%) Cisco
6 10 (5.43%) SAP
7 9 (4.89%) Genesys
7 9 (4.89%) Kronos
8 8 (4.35%) ATG
9 6 (3.26%) HP
9 6 (3.26%) ClickSoftware Technologies
10 4 (2.17%) Huawei
10 4 (2.17%) Syclo
11 3 (1.63%) IBM
11 3 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (1.09%) Telerik
12 2 (1.09%) Red Hat
12 2 (1.09%) Cognizant
12 2 (1.09%) Citrix
12 2 (1.09%) Nortel
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £78000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Online Media Experts - New Look
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Giant Group
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Online Media Experts - New Look
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
ClickSoftware Europe Limited
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 5 days ago
Stowmarket, Suffolk
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35 -45k plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Isys Group Ltd
Posted: 21 days ago