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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 206 204 194
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Permanent jobs citing WFM 6 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.11% 0.055% 0.082%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.070% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Average salary - £42,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +37.09%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
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
4354 4284 3700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.41% 78.33% 75.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3624 3632 3146
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 17 September 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
Staffordshire - 6 - -
WFM
England

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 11 (91.67%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (58.33%) Degree
4 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (50.00%) Oracle
4 6 (50.00%) ITIL
4 6 (50.00%) UNIX
4 6 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
4 6 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 6 (50.00%) FTP
4 6 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (50.00%) ATG
4 6 (50.00%) Retail
4 6 (50.00%) Kronos
4 6 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 6 (50.00%) Time Management
4 6 (50.00%) Oracle Retail
5 5 (41.67%) CRM
5 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (33.33%) Avaya
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (33.33%) Verint
7 1 (8.33%) SAP
7 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
7 1 (8.33%) EAM

WFM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle Retail
2 4 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (8.33%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) MI Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Implementation Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Manager
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
1 6 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 6 (50.00%) Time Management
2 5 (41.67%) CRM
2 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) EAM
3 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Security
3 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 6 (50.00%) ATG
2 6 (50.00%) Kronos
3 4 (33.33%) Verint
3 4 (33.33%) Avaya
4 1 (8.33%) SAP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Generous benefits package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago