The first table below looks at the demand for WFM skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WFM over the 3 months to 18 April 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 for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 191 196 185
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Permanent jobs citing WFM 6 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.12% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.16% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Average salary £27,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.26%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3890 3842 3367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 78.67% 76.70% 71.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3239 3221 2856
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
WFM
England

WFM
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WFM across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WFM within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +2 3 £27,000 +11.34%
Warwickshire - 3 £27,000 -
WFM
England

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) CRM
3 5 (62.50%) Avaya
3 5 (62.50%) Verint
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (50.00%) SLA
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle
4 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) Java
5 3 (37.50%) UNIX
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) Solaris
5 3 (37.50%) Linux
5 3 (37.50%) Citrix
5 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
5 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
6 2 (25.00%) Finance
6 2 (25.00%) Analytics
7 1 (12.50%) Degree
7 1 (12.50%) Workforce Management Optimization
7 1 (12.50%) Service Management
7 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
7 1 (12.50%) Internet
7 1 (12.50%) IIS

WFM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) MI Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) DBA
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) UNIX
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Solaris
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) CRM
2 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Workforce Management Optimization
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Avaya
1 5 (62.50%) Verint
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat