The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Workforce Management (WFM)
UK / England
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 801 879 871
Rank change year-on-year +78 -8  
Permanent jobs citing WFM 72 49 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.086% 0.053% 0.075%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.096% 0.060% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 46 38 51
Median salary £43,750 £55,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.45% -12.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,875 £26,025 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £82,500 £82,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -36.36% +29.41%  

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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 74928 81969 91691
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.68% 88.98% 87.99%
Number of salaries quoted 249802 287097 299995
Median salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £81,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

WFM
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for WFM in England

WFM
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for WFM in England

WFM
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WFM in England over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WFM in England

WFM
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WFM within the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North of England +4 26 £35,000 -51.72% 2
North West -23 24 £35,000 -56.25% 1
London +41 22 £55,000 +10.00% 7
South East +43 11 £45,000 -10.00% 2
East of England -7 8 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Midlands +15 5 £37,500 +50.00% 2
East Midlands +30 3 £25,000 -9.09% 1
West Midlands +19 2 £50,000 +100.00% 1
Yorkshire -4 2 £25,250 -59.60% 1
WFM
UK

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 England region with a requirement for WFM.

1 30 (22.06%) Finance
2 29 (21.32%) SQL Server
3 24 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 23 (16.91%) SQL
5 18 (13.24%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (11.03%) SaaS
7 15 (11.03%) Cisco
7 15 (11.03%) Microsoft Excel
7 15 (11.03%) Verint
8 14 (10.29%) Java
8 14 (10.29%) jQuery
9 13 (9.56%) Retail
9 13 (9.56%) JavaScript
9 13 (9.56%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (8.82%) Analytics
10 12 (8.82%) C#
10 12 (8.82%) .NET
10 12 (8.82%) Oracle
10 12 (8.82%) Service Delivery
10 12 (8.82%) Marketing
10 12 (8.82%) Degree
11 11 (8.09%) TDD
11 11 (8.09%) Web Services
11 11 (8.09%) IIS
11 11 (8.09%) Avaya
12 10 (7.35%) SharePoint
12 10 (7.35%) Linux
12 10 (7.35%) Project Management
13 9 (6.62%) SQL Server Integration Services

WFM
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 11 (8.09%) IIS
2 10 (7.35%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.41%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.21%) SAS
5 2 (1.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.74%) CMS
6 1 (0.74%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (11.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (4.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (3.68%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.47%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.74%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.03%) SaaS
2 2 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.47%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (1.47%) GitHub
2 2 (1.47%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.41%) ISDN
1 6 (4.41%) Unified Communications
2 5 (3.68%) PBX
2 5 (3.68%) VoIP
3 4 (2.94%) Asterisk PBX
4 3 (2.21%) H.323
4 3 (2.21%) Telepresence
4 3 (2.21%) WebEx
5 2 (1.47%) AMQP
5 2 (1.47%) CTI
5 2 (1.47%) Internet
6 1 (0.74%) BGP
6 1 (0.74%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.74%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.74%) LAN
6 1 (0.74%) MPLS
6 1 (0.74%) OSPF
6 1 (0.74%) SNMP
6 1 (0.74%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.74%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (21.32%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (5.88%) MS Access
4 7 (5.15%) Big Data
4 7 (5.15%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.94%) MySQL
5 4 (2.94%) SQLite
6 2 (1.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.47%) MariaDB
6 2 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.47%) Redis
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (4.41%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.21%) PHPUnit
4 2 (1.47%) Bitbucket
4 2 (1.47%) Capybara
4 2 (1.47%) GitLab
4 2 (1.47%) JUnit
4 2 (1.47%) RSpec
4 2 (1.47%) webpack
5 1 (0.74%) JIRA
General
1 30 (22.06%) Finance
2 13 (9.56%) Retail
3 12 (8.82%) Marketing
4 8 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.41%) Back Office
5 6 (4.41%) Banking
6 5 (3.68%) Billing
7 3 (2.21%) German Language
8 2 (1.47%) Dutch Language
8 2 (1.47%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.74%) Legal
9 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.74%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 39 (28.68%) Developer
2 15 (11.03%) Senior Developer
3 14 (10.29%) Trainer
4 10 (7.35%) Java Developer
4 10 (7.35%) Planning Manager
5 8 (5.88%) Analyst
5 8 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (5.88%) Software Developer
6 7 (5.15%) Consultant
6 7 (5.15%) Development Manager
6 7 (5.15%) Implementation Consultant
7 6 (4.41%) Angular Developer
7 6 (4.41%) C# Developer
7 6 (4.41%) C# Software Developer
8 5 (3.68%) .NET Developer
8 5 (3.68%) .NET Software Developer
8 5 (3.68%) Android Developer
8 5 (3.68%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (3.68%) Sales Manager
9 4 (2.94%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.29%) jQuery
2 12 (8.82%) .NET
3 11 (8.09%) Web Services
4 9 (6.62%) AngularJS
4 9 (6.62%) CSS
4 9 (6.62%) HTML
5 8 (5.88%) Spring
6 5 (3.68%) Castle Windsor
6 5 (3.68%) NHibernate
7 4 (2.94%) Ruby on Rails
7 4 (2.94%) XMPP
8 3 (2.21%) ASP.NET
8 3 (2.21%) CSS3
8 3 (2.21%) D3.js
8 3 (2.21%) HTML5
8 3 (2.21%) Laravel
8 3 (2.21%) Symfony
9 2 (1.47%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (1.47%) React
9 2 (1.47%) Semantic UI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.56%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.41%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (4.41%) Management Information System
2 6 (4.41%) N-Tier
3 5 (3.68%) NHS
4 4 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.21%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.21%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (2.21%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.47%) Social Media
6 2 (1.47%) User Experience
7 1 (0.74%) CCTV
7 1 (0.74%) IVR
7 1 (0.74%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.35%) Linux
2 5 (3.68%) Android
3 3 (2.21%) VMS
4 2 (1.47%) Mac OS
4 2 (1.47%) Windows
5 1 (0.74%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (13.24%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (8.82%) Analytics
3 12 (8.82%) Service Delivery
4 11 (8.09%) TDD
5 10 (7.35%) Project Management
6 9 (6.62%) B2B
6 9 (6.62%) Software Engineering
7 8 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (5.88%) MVC
7 8 (5.88%) Time Management
8 7 (5.15%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (5.15%) Change Management
8 7 (5.15%) Coaching
8 7 (5.15%) Data Transformation
8 7 (5.15%) ITIL
8 7 (5.15%) Risk Management
9 6 (4.41%) Planning and Forecasting
9 6 (4.41%) PRINCE2
9 6 (4.41%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 23 (16.91%) SQL
2 14 (10.29%) Java
3 13 (9.56%) JavaScript
4 12 (8.82%) C#
5 6 (4.41%) PL/SQL
6 4 (2.94%) Ruby
7 3 (2.21%) PHP
7 3 (2.21%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.47%) ES6
9 1 (0.74%) Erlang
9 1 (0.74%) Perl
9 1 (0.74%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.74%) Python
9 1 (0.74%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (8.82%) Degree
2 6 (4.41%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (2.94%) CCNP
4 3 (2.21%) CCNA
4 3 (2.21%) CCNP Voice
4 3 (2.21%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.74%) CCDP
5 1 (0.74%) HND
5 1 (0.74%) PMP
5 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.94%) PMO
1 4 (2.94%) QA
2 3 (2.21%) SLA
3 2 (1.47%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.74%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.74%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.74%) NDS
1 1 (0.74%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.94%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (2.94%) Cisco UCCX
1 4 (2.94%) MobiControl
2 2 (1.47%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 24 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 15 (11.03%) Cisco
2 15 (11.03%) Verint
3 12 (8.82%) Oracle
4 11 (8.09%) Avaya
5 8 (5.88%) Cognos
6 7 (5.15%) Teradata
7 5 (3.68%) Nortel
8 4 (2.94%) NICE Systems
8 4 (2.94%) SOTI
9 3 (2.21%) Genesys
9 3 (2.21%) IPFX
9 3 (2.21%) Polycom
9 3 (2.21%) Zeacom
10 2 (1.47%) Adobe
10 2 (1.47%) BT
10 2 (1.47%) SAP
11 1 (0.74%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.74%) Remedy
11 1 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
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