Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Workforce Management (WFM)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 189 205 187
Rank change year-on-year +16 -18 +6
Permanent jobs citing WFM 3 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.078% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.086% 0.17% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 5
Birmingham median annual salary £48,500 £36,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.88% -23.16% -13.64%
10th Percentile £46,750 £25,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £50,250 £47,500 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £49,250 £35,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +40.71% -11.39% -28.83%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3474 4223 3439
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 90.19% 89.17% 86.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2721 3084 2892
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WFM
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing WFM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) AMQP
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability

WFM
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL