The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for WFM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WFM over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Workforce Management (WFM)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 118 135 121
Rank change year-on-year +17 -14  
Permanent jobs citing WFM 6 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.33% 0.25% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.29% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 2
Median salary £51,250 £35,000 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.42% -23.49%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £35,000 £36,350
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £36,750 £55,150
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £41,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.17% -7.22%  

WFM is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1641 2055 1444
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 89.72% 87.22% 82.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1298 1576 1195
Median salary £45,000 £43,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.04% -3.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,622 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

WFM
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing WFM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for WFM in Birmingham

WFM
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WFM in Birmingham.

Salary trend for WFM in Birmingham

WFM
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WFM in Birmingham over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WFM in Birmingham

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for WFM.

1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
1 3 (42.86%) SaaS
1 3 (42.86%) Demand Management
2 2 (28.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (28.57%) PMO
2 2 (28.57%) Portfolio Management
2 2 (28.57%) Content Management
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Adobe
3 1 (14.29%) SAP HR
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) MS Project
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Legal
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (14.29%) Logistics
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management

WFM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Applications Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Applications Support
1 3 (42.86%) Applications Support Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Support Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Planning Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Lead
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planner
3 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Demand Management
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Content Management
2 2 (28.57%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) Logistics
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe
2 1 (14.29%) SAP