The table below looks at the statistics for WFM skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WFM over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 226 207 223
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +16
Permanent jobs citing WFM 6 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.11% 0.20% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.24% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 1
Median salary £35,750 £28,550 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.21% -48.09%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £43,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -12.50%
WFM
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4991 4667 4707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.84% 86.68% 84.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3925 3844 3948
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £69,000 £63,299
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

WFM
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing WFM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

WFM Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

WFM
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WFM across the West Midlands region.

WFM Salary Trend in the West Midlands

WFM
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WFM across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

WFM Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

WFM
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WFM within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 September 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
Birmingham -29 6 £35,750 -24.73%
WFM
England

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for WFM.

1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Legal
3 3 (37.50%) User Stories
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) IVR
4 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) CRM
4 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) SMS
4 2 (25.00%) VoIP
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) Avaya
4 2 (25.00%) CTI
4 2 (25.00%) Release Management
4 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) Mitel
4 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 2 (25.00%) Asset Management

WFM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) CTI
1 2 (25.00%) NGN
1 2 (25.00%) SMS
1 2 (25.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (25.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (50.00%) Legal
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Multimedia
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Development Executive
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Junior
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Product Owner
3 1 (12.50%) Junior SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Product Owner
3 1 (12.50%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) CSS3
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Scrum
1 3 (37.50%) User Stories
2 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (25.00%) Business Development
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) Fault Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) High Availability
2 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Presales
2 2 (25.00%) Release Management
2 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Avaya
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
1 2 (25.00%) HP
1 2 (25.00%) Mitel
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
1 2 (25.00%) VMware