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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WFM over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 198 196 199
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing WFM 14 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.26% 0.082% 0.042%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.11% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 2
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £52,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +61.53%
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
4450 3800 3562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 83.10% 78.37% 75.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3886 3138 3106
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
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 29 December 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WFM within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 December 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
Birmingham -5 5 £55,000 +18.91% 1
Coventry -10 3 - -
Walsall - 3 £33,500 -
Warwickshire - 3 £55,500 -
WFM
England

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 17 (77.27%) Degree
2 10 (45.45%) Retail
3 9 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
4 6 (27.27%) FTP
4 6 (27.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (27.27%) SQL
4 6 (27.27%) Oracle
4 6 (27.27%) ITIL
4 6 (27.27%) UNIX
4 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
4 6 (27.27%) Oracle Forms
4 6 (27.27%) Time Management
4 6 (27.27%) Oracle Retail
4 6 (27.27%) Kronos
4 6 (27.27%) ATG
4 6 (27.27%) Incident Management
5 4 (18.18%) Operations Research
5 4 (18.18%) CMS
5 4 (18.18%) Asset Management
5 4 (18.18%) Verint
5 4 (18.18%) Business Transformation
5 4 (18.18%) SAP GRC
5 4 (18.18%) SAP Security
5 4 (18.18%) RedPrairie
5 4 (18.18%) CRM
5 4 (18.18%) ERP
5 4 (18.18%) SAP
5 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 4 (18.18%) SLA

WFM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 4 (18.18%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Office
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle Retail
2 4 (18.18%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) FTP
2 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 3 (13.64%) GSM
3 3 (13.64%) UMTS
4 1 (4.55%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (45.45%) Retail
2 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Consultant
2 4 (18.18%) Senior Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Management Consultant
2 4 (18.18%) Risk Manager
2 4 (18.18%) SAP Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Voice Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) ERP Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Head of Operations
3 3 (13.64%) Telephony Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) MI Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Avaya Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) UNIX
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
1 6 (27.27%) ITIL
1 6 (27.27%) Incident Management
1 6 (27.27%) Time Management
2 4 (18.18%) SAP Security
2 4 (18.18%) Business Transformation
2 4 (18.18%) Operations Research
2 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
2 4 (18.18%) CRM
2 4 (18.18%) Asset Management
2 4 (18.18%) ERP
2 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (18.18%) EAM
2 4 (18.18%) Project Management
3 3 (13.64%) eTOM
3 3 (13.64%) Business Development
3 3 (13.64%) Resource Management
3 3 (13.64%) Performance Management
3 3 (13.64%) People Management
4 1 (4.55%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (77.27%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) HNC
2 3 (13.64%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 6 (27.27%) Oracle
2 6 (27.27%) ATG
2 6 (27.27%) Kronos
3 4 (18.18%) RedPrairie
3 4 (18.18%) Verint
3 4 (18.18%) SAP
3 4 (18.18%) Avaya
3 4 (18.18%) JDA
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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