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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 207 176 198
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +22
Permanent jobs citing WFM 4 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.079% 0.16% 0.062%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.098% 0.19% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 3
Average salary £45,750 £27,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.44% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,350 £27,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,150 £27,000 £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -11.11%
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
4079 3599 3748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.07% 80.99% 77.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3418 2943 3158
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 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
(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 -8 2 £45,750 +69.44%
Coventry - 1 - -
Walsall - 1 - -
WFM
England

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 9 (50.00%) Degree
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) Avaya
3 6 (33.33%) SLA
3 6 (33.33%) Verint
4 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
4 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
4 5 (27.78%) CMS
5 4 (22.22%) Finance
5 4 (22.22%) Asset Management
5 4 (22.22%) SAP BW
5 4 (22.22%) CRM
5 4 (22.22%) SAP
5 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (16.67%) MS Office
6 3 (16.67%) ERP
6 3 (16.67%) GSM
6 3 (16.67%) UMTS
6 3 (16.67%) HNC
6 3 (16.67%) HND
6 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 3 (16.67%) EAM
6 3 (16.67%) Project Management
6 3 (16.67%) JDA
6 3 (16.67%) eTOM
6 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 3 (16.67%) SAP GRC
6 3 (16.67%) SAP Security

WFM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 5 (27.78%) CMS
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 3 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) SAP GRC
2 1 (5.56%) SAP xRPM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
2 3 (16.67%) GSM
2 3 (16.67%) UMTS
3 2 (11.11%) ISDN
3 2 (11.11%) LAN
3 2 (11.11%) WAN
4 1 (5.56%) VoIP
4 1 (5.56%) CTI
4 1 (5.56%) MPLS
4 1 (5.56%) Q.931
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SAP BW
2 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Retail
2 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Voice Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) ERP Manager
2 3 (16.67%) SAP Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Head of Operations
2 3 (16.67%) Management Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Telephony Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Risk Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (5.56%) MI Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Report Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Avaya Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) JSP
1 1 (5.56%) SOAP
1 1 (5.56%) JSON
1 1 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) CRM
1 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Asset Management
2 3 (16.67%) eTOM
2 3 (16.67%) Operations Research
2 3 (16.67%) Business Development
2 3 (16.67%) Project Management
2 3 (16.67%) EAM
2 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 3 (16.67%) ERP
2 3 (16.67%) Resource Management
2 3 (16.67%) Performance Management
2 3 (16.67%) SAP Security
2 3 (16.67%) Business Transformation
2 3 (16.67%) People Management
3 2 (11.11%) Analytics
3 2 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) ABAP
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) HNC
2 3 (16.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
1 7 (38.89%) Avaya
2 6 (33.33%) Verint
3 4 (22.22%) SAP
4 3 (16.67%) JDA
4 3 (16.67%) RedPrairie
5 2 (11.11%) VMware
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco
6 1 (5.56%) Dell
6 1 (5.56%) Citrix
6 1 (5.56%) Juniper
6 1 (5.56%) Genesys
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle