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 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 827 886 905
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +19
Permanent jobs citing WFM 88 70 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.091% 0.064% 0.062%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.073% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 67 60 49
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £29,880 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,500 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%

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
84768 95572 99537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.03% 87.53% 85.36%
Number of salaries quoted 70891 78644 79394
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 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 August 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 August 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
(Click see detailed
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 +73 77 £37,500 -21.05% 14
South East +20 23 £50,000 +25.00% 1
London +33 16 £38,750 -39.21% 2
Surrey +39 9 £50,000 -28.57% 1
East of England +27 8 £35,000 +7.69%
Berkshire +22 8 £63,750 +155.00%
South West +6 8 £31,250 -30.93% 5
North West +22 7 £71,000 +67.05% 1
Suffolk +6 7 £35,000 +7.69%
Staines +27 6 - -
West Midlands -7 6 £35,750 -24.73% 2
Birmingham -16 6 £35,750 -24.73% 1
West Yorkshire - 6 £36,250 -
Yorkshire - 6 £36,250 - 3
Cheshire +26 4 £72,500 +93.33%
Hampshire 0 4 £50,000 +5.26%
Dorset - 4 - -
Belfast - 4 £52,500 -
Poole - 4 - -
Wilmslow - 4 £72,500 -
Stowmarket - 4 £35,000 -
County Antrim - 4 £52,500 -
Northern Ireland - 4 £52,500 -
East Midlands +15 3 £29,500 -26.25%
Wiltshire +14 3 £25,000 -44.75% 1
Manchester +13 3 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Swindon +10 3 £25,000 -48.97% 1
Leeds - 3 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire +20 2 £37,500 -6.25%
South Wales +7 2 £28,151 -24.93%

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 27 (20.77%) SQL
2 25 (19.23%) C#
3 24 (18.46%) Finance
4 20 (15.38%) SAP
4 20 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (14.62%) Project Management
5 19 (14.62%) Degree
6 18 (13.85%) Web Services
7 17 (13.08%) ERP
8 16 (12.31%) Linux
8 16 (12.31%) VoIP
8 16 (12.31%) Java
9 15 (11.54%) JavaScript
9 15 (11.54%) PRINCE2
9 15 (11.54%) Windows
9 15 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (10.77%) Service Delivery
10 14 (10.77%) CRM
10 14 (10.77%) Cisco
11 12 (9.23%) C
11 12 (9.23%) HTML
11 12 (9.23%) Management Information System
11 12 (9.23%) Telecoms
11 12 (9.23%) People Management
12 11 (8.46%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (8.46%) .NET
12 11 (8.46%) XML
12 11 (8.46%) Oracle
12 11 (8.46%) TDD
13 10 (7.69%) NetSuite

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 5 (3.85%) IIS
2 1 (0.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (0.77%) Apache
2 1 (0.77%) CMS
2 1 (0.77%) nginx
2 1 (0.77%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.77%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (5.38%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.08%) MS Office
3 2 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.77%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (5.38%) SAP ERP
2 6 (4.62%) Dynamics GP
2 6 (4.62%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (4.62%) Lawson
2 6 (4.62%) Pegasus Opera
2 6 (4.62%) Sage 200
2 6 (4.62%) Sage 300 ERP
2 6 (4.62%) Sage X3
2 6 (4.62%) SAP Business One
2 6 (4.62%) SAP IS-U
2 6 (4.62%) SAP MM
2 6 (4.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.54%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.77%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 1 (0.77%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.77%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.38%) SaaS
2 1 (0.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.31%) VoIP
2 9 (6.92%) WAN
3 8 (6.15%) CTI
3 8 (6.15%) LAN
4 5 (3.85%) Ethernet
4 5 (3.85%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.85%) Unified Communications
5 3 (2.31%) SMS
5 3 (2.31%) Wireless
6 2 (1.54%) DHCP
6 2 (1.54%) DNS
6 2 (1.54%) Firewall
6 2 (1.54%) HTTPS
6 2 (1.54%) Internet
6 2 (1.54%) NGN
6 2 (1.54%) SSH
6 2 (1.54%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.77%) LDAP
7 1 (0.77%) PSTN
7 1 (0.77%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.92%) MySQL
2 8 (6.15%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.62%) MongoDB
3 6 (4.62%) NoSQL
3 6 (4.62%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.77%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.77%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (6.15%) JIRA
2 7 (5.38%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.62%) IntelliJ
3 6 (4.62%) Jenkins
3 6 (4.62%) Maven
3 6 (4.62%) TeamCity
4 5 (3.85%) Eclipse
4 5 (3.85%) Subversion
5 3 (2.31%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (1.54%) PHPUnit
6 2 (1.54%) Selenium
6 2 (1.54%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.77%) Ant
General
1 24 (18.46%) Finance
2 12 (9.23%) Telecoms
3 9 (6.92%) Billing
4 6 (4.62%) Retail
5 5 (3.85%) Games
6 4 (3.08%) Legal
6 4 (3.08%) Multimedia
7 3 (2.31%) Marketing
8 2 (1.54%) Back Office
8 2 (1.54%) French Language
8 2 (1.54%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.77%) Front Office
9 1 (0.77%) Law
9 1 (0.77%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (19.23%) Developer
2 17 (13.08%) Analyst
3 15 (11.54%) Consultant
4 8 (6.15%) Architect
5 7 (5.38%) .NET Developer
5 7 (5.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (5.38%) C# Developer
5 7 (5.38%) Head of Implementation
5 7 (5.38%) Head of PMO
5 7 (5.38%) Java Developer
6 6 (4.62%) Administrator
6 6 (4.62%) Functional Consultant
6 6 (4.62%) Infrastructure Support
6 6 (4.62%) SAP Consultant
6 6 (4.62%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 6 (4.62%) SAP MM Consultant
6 6 (4.62%) SAP MM Functional Consultant
6 6 (4.62%) Telephony Support
7 5 (3.85%) Project Manager
7 5 (3.85%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (13.85%) Web Services
2 12 (9.23%) HTML
3 11 (8.46%) .NET
3 11 (8.46%) XML
4 9 (6.92%) jQuery
5 8 (6.15%) CSS
6 7 (5.38%) AngularJS
7 6 (4.62%) Apache Camel
7 6 (4.62%) Esper
7 6 (4.62%) HTML5
7 6 (4.62%) Java SE
7 6 (4.62%) JSON
7 6 (4.62%) RESTful
7 6 (4.62%) Spring
8 4 (3.08%) Ember.js
9 3 (2.31%) .NET Framework
9 3 (2.31%) Castle Windsor
9 3 (2.31%) CSS3
9 3 (2.31%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (1.54%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.23%) Management Information System
3 9 (6.92%) IVR
4 7 (5.38%) FMCG
4 7 (5.38%) Telematics
5 5 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.85%) iPad
5 5 (3.85%) Replication
6 4 (3.08%) Data Integration
7 3 (2.31%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (2.31%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.31%) N-Tier
7 3 (2.31%) User Experience
8 2 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.54%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.77%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.31%) Linux
2 15 (11.54%) Windows
3 7 (5.38%) Windows Server
4 5 (3.85%) Android
5 3 (2.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.54%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (14.62%) Project Management
2 17 (13.08%) ERP
3 15 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (11.54%) PRINCE2
4 14 (10.77%) CRM
4 14 (10.77%) Service Delivery
5 12 (9.23%) People Management
6 11 (8.46%) TDD
7 10 (7.69%) Change Management
8 9 (6.92%) Case Management
8 9 (6.92%) ITIL
8 9 (6.92%) Planning and Forecasting
8 9 (6.92%) Scrum
9 8 (6.15%) Data Analysis
9 8 (6.15%) Programme Management
9 8 (6.15%) Time Management
10 7 (5.38%) Matrix Organization
10 7 (5.38%) Quality Management
10 7 (5.38%) SAP Implementation
10 7 (5.38%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (20.77%) SQL
2 25 (19.23%) C#
3 16 (12.31%) Java
4 15 (11.54%) JavaScript
5 12 (9.23%) C
6 6 (4.62%) ABAP
7 5 (3.85%) Python
8 4 (3.08%) C++
8 4 (3.08%) PL/SQL
8 4 (3.08%) VBA
9 3 (2.31%) Erlang
9 3 (2.31%) VB
10 2 (1.54%) PHP
10 2 (1.54%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.54%) VB6
11 1 (0.77%) Delphi
11 1 (0.77%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.77%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (14.62%) Degree
2 11 (8.46%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (4.62%) AAT
4 6 (4.62%) ACCA
4 6 (4.62%) CCNA
4 6 (4.62%) CIMA
5 2 (1.54%) APMP
5 2 (1.54%) Avaya Certification
5 2 (1.54%) CCNP
5 2 (1.54%) CCNP Voice
5 2 (1.54%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.62%) SLA
2 5 (3.85%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.54%) QA
4 1 (0.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.31%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.31%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.54%) Puppet
2 2 (1.54%) SCOM
3 1 (0.77%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (0.77%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.77%) Nagios
3 1 (0.77%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 20 (15.38%) SAP
2 14 (10.77%) Cisco
3 11 (8.46%) Oracle
4 10 (7.69%) Avaya
4 10 (7.69%) NetSuite
5 9 (6.92%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (6.15%) Microsoft
6 8 (6.15%) Verint
7 6 (4.62%) CODA
7 6 (4.62%) Epicor
7 6 (4.62%) IPFX
7 6 (4.62%) Pegasus
7 6 (4.62%) Sage
8 5 (3.85%) VMware
9 2 (1.54%) HP
9 2 (1.54%) Infragistics
9 2 (1.54%) Mitel
9 2 (1.54%) NICE Systems
10 1 (0.77%) Citrix
10 1 (0.77%) Nortel
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