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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 774 835 760
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -75
Permanent jobs citing WFM 115 98 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.083% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.10% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 85 75 86
Average salary £62,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,535 £25,800 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £180,000 £75,000 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +26.66%

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
89503 97151 86101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.18% 82.70% 80.76%
Number of salaries quoted 72819 78976 70889
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 2 June 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 2 June 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 +31 80 £62,500 +25.00% 12
London +58 36 £75,000 +42.85% 4
South East -11 16 £41,250 -17.50% 3
Yorkshire -1 12 - - 1
North West +11 8 £42,500 -8.60% 2
Buckinghamshire -7 7 £35,000 -24.32% 1
Milton Keynes -16 7 £35,000 -22.22%
East of England +8 6 £31,750 -20.62% 1
West Yorkshire +21 5 - -
Scotland +19 5 £59,000 +15.12% 2
Leeds +6 5 - -
Hampshire -2 5 £80,000 +166.66%
City of London +56 4 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Southampton +7 4 £80,000 +166.66%
Edinburgh +14 3 £59,000 +24.21%
West Sussex +1 3 £28,500 -45.71% 1
Lancashire - 3 £42,500 -
Manchester - 3 £41,250 - 2
Cambridgeshire +12 2 - -
Staffordshire +11 2 £28,538 -21.81%
Suffolk -4 2 £35,000 -12.50%
West Midlands -10 2 £28,538 +5.69% 1
Haywards Heath - 2 £26,364 - 1
Stirling - 2 - -
Tamworth - 2 £28,538 -
Rossendale - 2 £42,500 -
Peterborough - 2 - -
Surrey +13 1 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Cheshire - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £28,500 - 1

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 67 (37.02%) SQL
2 56 (30.94%) Avaya
3 54 (29.83%) Oracle
4 50 (27.62%) Windows
5 44 (24.31%) Analytical Skills
6 43 (23.76%) CTI
7 40 (22.10%) IVR
8 39 (21.55%) Microsoft
9 38 (20.99%) SQL Server
9 38 (20.99%) Workforce Management Optimization
10 34 (18.78%) Verint
11 32 (17.68%) MS Excel
12 31 (17.13%) Genesys
12 31 (17.13%) Finance
13 30 (16.57%) Linux
14 29 (16.02%) HTML
15 28 (15.47%) Cisco
16 27 (14.92%) Degree
17 26 (14.36%) Telecoms
17 26 (14.36%) JavaScript
18 24 (13.26%) Time Management
19 23 (12.71%) Java
19 23 (12.71%) Service Delivery
20 20 (11.05%) PBX
21 19 (10.50%) Project Management
21 19 (10.50%) Oracle Database
22 18 (9.94%) jQuery
22 18 (9.94%) C#
22 18 (9.94%) CSS
23 17 (9.39%) TCP/IP

WFM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 12 (6.63%) Apache
2 9 (4.97%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.21%) CMS
3 4 (2.21%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (2.21%) Oracle Coherence
3 4 (2.21%) Mule
4 2 (1.10%) Joomla!
4 2 (1.10%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.10%) Drupal
5 1 (0.55%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.55%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.55%) IIS
5 1 (0.55%) JBoss
5 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.55%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 32 (17.68%) MS Excel
2 15 (8.29%) MS Office
3 10 (5.52%) Photoshop
4 4 (2.21%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.66%) MS Project
6 2 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.55%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 5 (2.76%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (2.21%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.10%) ResourceLink
3 2 (1.10%) Radian6
4 1 (0.55%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.55%) SAP xRPM
4 1 (0.55%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (23.76%) CTI
2 20 (11.05%) PBX
3 17 (9.39%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.76%) LAN
4 5 (2.76%) VoIP
4 5 (2.76%) WAN
5 4 (2.21%) DNS
6 3 (1.66%) PSTN
6 3 (1.66%) POP3
6 3 (1.66%) SMTP
7 2 (1.10%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.55%) GGSN
8 1 (0.55%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.55%) Diameter Protocol
8 1 (0.55%) Cisco ICM
8 1 (0.55%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.55%) SMS
8 1 (0.55%) 3GPP
8 1 (0.55%) UMTS
8 1 (0.55%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (20.99%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.50%) Oracle Database
3 14 (7.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (6.08%) MySQL
5 9 (4.97%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (4.97%) Crystal Reports
6 7 (3.87%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.76%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (2.76%) JasperReports
7 5 (2.76%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (2.21%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.10%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.55%) SAP BW
10 1 (0.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (2.76%) Subversion
1 5 (2.76%) CruiseControl
1 5 (2.76%) Ant
1 5 (2.76%) Eclipse
2 4 (2.21%) ProC
3 2 (1.10%) Git (software)
General
1 31 (17.13%) Finance
2 26 (14.36%) Telecoms
3 14 (7.73%) Retail
4 10 (5.52%) Banking
5 6 (3.31%) Back Office
6 5 (2.76%) Electronics
6 5 (2.76%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.66%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.55%) German Language
8 1 (0.55%) Marketing
8 1 (0.55%) Billing
8 1 (0.55%) Publishing
8 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 51 (28.18%) Analyst
2 23 (12.71%) Developer
3 16 (8.84%) Technical Analyst
4 14 (7.73%) Senior Manager
5 13 (7.18%) Professional Services Engineer
5 13 (7.18%) Consultant
6 12 (6.63%) Support Analyst
7 11 (6.08%) Account Manager
7 11 (6.08%) Project Manager
8 10 (5.52%) Business Analyst
8 10 (5.52%) ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (5.52%) .NET Developer
9 7 (3.87%) Software Support Analyst
9 7 (3.87%) Sales Manager
9 7 (3.87%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (3.87%) Architect
9 7 (3.87%) Software Engineer
10 6 (3.31%) Business Consultant
11 5 (2.76%) Head of IT
11 5 (2.76%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (16.02%) HTML
2 18 (9.94%) jQuery
2 18 (9.94%) CSS
3 14 (7.73%) VXML
4 13 (7.18%) .NET
5 12 (6.63%) ASP.NET
5 12 (6.63%) Ajax
6 10 (5.52%) Middleware
6 10 (5.52%) HTML5
7 9 (4.97%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (4.97%) XML
8 8 (4.42%) SOAP
8 8 (4.42%) Web Services
9 7 (3.87%) REST
10 6 (3.31%) J2EE
10 6 (3.31%) Oracle Fusion
11 5 (2.76%) Spring
11 5 (2.76%) LAMP
12 4 (2.21%) JMS
12 4 (2.21%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 44 (24.31%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (22.10%) IVR
3 16 (8.84%) Management Information System
4 10 (5.52%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (4.97%) Blackberry
6 8 (4.42%) FMCG
7 7 (3.87%) Computer Science
8 6 (3.31%) Client/Server
8 6 (3.31%) Machine to Machine
9 4 (2.21%) Fixed Income
9 4 (2.21%) Equities
9 4 (2.21%) Derivative
9 4 (2.21%) Wiki
9 4 (2.21%) Reference Data
10 3 (1.66%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.66%) Mobile App
11 2 (1.10%) Statistics
11 2 (1.10%) Data Structures
11 2 (1.10%) Algorithms
11 2 (1.10%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 50 (27.62%) Windows
2 30 (16.57%) Linux
3 11 (6.08%) Apple iOS
3 11 (6.08%) Android
4 9 (4.97%) Windows Phone 8
4 9 (4.97%) Windows Phone
5 6 (3.31%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (3.31%) UNIX
5 6 (3.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.76%) Windows 7
6 5 (2.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (2.76%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.66%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (20.99%) Workforce Management Optimization
2 24 (13.26%) Time Management
3 23 (12.71%) Service Delivery
4 19 (10.50%) Project Management
5 16 (8.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (8.84%) Asset Management
6 14 (7.73%) Data Analysis
6 14 (7.73%) Speech Recognition
6 14 (7.73%) Open Source
6 14 (7.73%) Customer Insight
7 13 (7.18%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (7.18%) ITIL
7 13 (7.18%) OO
8 12 (6.63%) MVC
8 12 (6.63%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (6.08%) Performance Management
9 11 (6.08%) CRM
9 11 (6.08%) ERP
10 9 (4.97%) Responsive Web Design
10 9 (4.97%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 67 (37.02%) SQL
2 26 (14.36%) JavaScript
3 23 (12.71%) Java
4 18 (9.94%) C#
5 14 (7.73%) C
6 11 (6.08%) PHP
7 9 (4.97%) C++
8 5 (2.76%) Delphi
8 5 (2.76%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.21%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.10%) VB
10 2 (1.10%) ABAP
10 2 (1.10%) Ruby
11 1 (0.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (14.92%) Degree
2 3 (1.66%) Avaya Certification
2 3 (1.66%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.10%) MBA
4 1 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.55%) APMP
4 1 (0.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.55%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.55%) HNC
4 1 (0.55%) HND
4 1 (0.55%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.97%) SLA
2 6 (3.31%) QA
3 5 (2.76%) COBIT
4 3 (1.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (1.66%) VirtualBox
2 2 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.55%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.55%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (1.66%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.55%) Iperf
2 1 (0.55%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 56 (30.94%) Avaya
2 54 (29.83%) Oracle
3 39 (21.55%) Microsoft
4 34 (18.78%) Verint
5 31 (17.13%) Genesys
6 28 (15.47%) Cisco
7 8 (4.42%) TIBCO
7 8 (4.42%) SAP
8 4 (2.21%) BMC
8 4 (2.21%) Remedy
8 4 (2.21%) webMethods
8 4 (2.21%) Cognos
8 4 (2.21%) Siebel
8 4 (2.21%) Business Objects
8 4 (2.21%) GoldenSource
9 3 (1.66%) Nortel
10 2 (1.10%) EMC
10 2 (1.10%) JDA
10 2 (1.10%) Cognizant
10 2 (1.10%) VMware
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