Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Workforce Management (WFM)
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1021 1091 1134
Rank change year-on-year +70 +43 +22
Permanent jobs citing WFM 130 121 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.077% 0.067% 0.070%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.086% 0.075% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 94 98 126
England median annual salary £50,000 £35,750 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.86% -27.04% -2.00%
10th Percentile £32,575 £22,250 £28,550
90th Percentile £69,625 £67,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £35,750 £48,250
% change year-on-year +39.86% -25.91% -3.50%

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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 151850 160342 182990
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.91% 89.36% 88.71%
Number of salaries quoted 120745 134485 152252
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%

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 6 months to 17 November 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 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +56 61 £52,500 +23.53%
South East +37 28 £46,250 -7.50% 2
North of England -8 24 £35,000 -6.67% 1
North West +1 23 £35,000 -17.65% 1
Midlands +40 8 £48,500 +64.41% 2
South West +5 8 £30,000 +16.50%
West Midlands +13 6 £48,500 +38.57% 1
East Midlands +31 2 £25,000 -5.66% 1
East of England 0 1 £35,000 -
North East - 1 - -
WFM
UK

For the 6 months to 17 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 England region with a requirement for WFM.

1 27 (20.77%) Microsoft
2 24 (18.46%) SQL
3 23 (17.69%) Finance
4 22 (16.92%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (15.38%) Retail
6 19 (14.62%) SaaS
7 17 (13.08%) JavaScript
7 17 (13.08%) ERP
7 17 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (12.31%) Java
8 16 (12.31%) CRM
9 15 (11.54%) HTML
9 15 (11.54%) Web Services
9 15 (11.54%) Verint
10 14 (10.77%) High Availability
10 14 (10.77%) Cisco
10 14 (10.77%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (10.77%) MySQL
10 14 (10.77%) SQL Server
11 13 (10.00%) Oracle
11 13 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
11 13 (10.00%) CSS
11 13 (10.00%) Service Delivery
11 13 (10.00%) TDD
11 13 (10.00%) Marketing
12 12 (9.23%) Enterprise Architecture
12 12 (9.23%) Amazon AWS
12 12 (9.23%) Enterprise Software
13 11 (8.46%) Git (software)
13 11 (8.46%) Test Automation

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 6 (4.62%) Apache
1 6 (4.62%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.85%) GlassFish
2 5 (3.85%) JBoss
2 5 (3.85%) Mule
2 5 (3.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (8.46%) MS Visio
3 10 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (2.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.85%) ResourceLink
2 1 (0.77%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 19 (14.62%) SaaS
2 12 (9.23%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (6.92%) Amazon SQS
4 6 (4.62%) GitHub
5 4 (3.08%) Silverpop
6 3 (2.31%) Heroku
7 2 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.92%) AMQP
2 7 (5.38%) WebEx
3 6 (4.62%) H.323
3 6 (4.62%) Telepresence
3 6 (4.62%) Unified Communications
4 5 (3.85%) HTTP
4 5 (3.85%) HTTPS
4 5 (3.85%) LDAP
4 5 (3.85%) Reverse Proxy
4 5 (3.85%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.08%) Broadband
6 3 (2.31%) ISDN
6 3 (2.31%) VoIP
7 2 (1.54%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.77%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.77%) MySQL
1 14 (10.77%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 9 (6.92%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (5.38%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (4.62%) MS Access
4 6 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (3.85%) Big Data
5 5 (3.85%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.31%) Redis
7 2 (1.54%) MariaDB
7 2 (1.54%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 11 (8.46%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.92%) JUnit
3 6 (4.62%) Bitbucket
3 6 (4.62%) GitLab
4 5 (3.85%) PROIV
5 4 (3.08%) PHPUnit
6 3 (2.31%) Capybara
6 3 (2.31%) RSpec
6 3 (2.31%) Selenium
7 2 (1.54%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.54%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.54%) PhantomJS
7 2 (1.54%) Protractor
7 2 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.54%) webpack
8 1 (0.77%) Codeception
8 1 (0.77%) JIRA
8 1 (0.77%) PuPHPet
8 1 (0.77%) Vagrant
General
1 23 (17.69%) Finance
2 20 (15.38%) Retail
3 13 (10.00%) Marketing
4 11 (8.46%) Telecoms
5 9 (6.92%) German Language
6 7 (5.38%) Dutch Language
7 6 (4.62%) Billing
8 5 (3.85%) Banking
9 4 (3.08%) Games
10 3 (2.31%) Back Office
10 3 (2.31%) Manufacturing
11 2 (1.54%) Electronics
12 1 (0.77%) Law
12 1 (0.77%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 33 (25.38%) Developer
2 18 (13.85%) Senior Developer
3 15 (11.54%) Analyst
4 9 (6.92%) Java Developer
4 9 (6.92%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (6.15%) Architect
5 8 (6.15%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 8 (6.15%) Voice Engineer
6 7 (5.38%) Development Manager
6 7 (5.38%) Trainer
7 6 (4.62%) Cisco Engineer
7 6 (4.62%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 6 (4.62%) Presales Engineer
7 6 (4.62%) Project Engineer
7 6 (4.62%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
8 5 (3.85%) Support Analyst
8 5 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (3.85%) Technical Support
8 5 (3.85%) Technical Support Analyst
8 5 (3.85%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.54%) HTML
1 15 (11.54%) Web Services
2 13 (10.00%) CSS
3 11 (8.46%) RESTful
3 11 (8.46%) Spring
4 9 (6.92%) RabbitMQ
5 8 (6.15%) JSON
5 8 (6.15%) Ruby on Rails
6 7 (5.38%) CSS3
7 6 (4.62%) XMPP
8 5 (3.85%) .NET
8 5 (3.85%) HTML5
8 5 (3.85%) SAML
9 4 (3.08%) Laravel
10 3 (2.31%) AngularJS
10 3 (2.31%) jQuery
10 3 (2.31%) Node.js
10 3 (2.31%) Semantic UI
10 3 (2.31%) Symfony
11 2 (1.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.92%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.23%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (6.92%) User Experience
4 8 (6.15%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (4.62%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.62%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.31%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.54%) IVR
8 1 (0.77%) BBC
8 1 (0.77%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.77%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.77%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.92%) Linux
1 9 (6.92%) VMS
2 7 (5.38%) Windows
3 5 (3.85%) AIX
3 5 (3.85%) Solaris
3 5 (3.85%) Unix
3 5 (3.85%) Windows Server
3 5 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (3.08%) Android
5 2 (1.54%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (13.08%) ERP
2 16 (12.31%) CRM
3 14 (10.77%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (10.77%) High Availability
4 13 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 13 (10.00%) TDD
5 12 (9.23%) Enterprise Architecture
6 11 (8.46%) Test Automation
7 10 (7.69%) Presales
8 8 (6.15%) Planning and Forecasting
8 8 (6.15%) Time Management
9 7 (5.38%) API Development
9 7 (5.38%) Business Analysis
9 7 (5.38%) Collaborative Working
9 7 (5.38%) E-Procurement
9 7 (5.38%) Human Resource Management
9 7 (5.38%) Project Management
9 7 (5.38%) Workforce Optimisation
10 6 (4.62%) Break/Fix
Programming Languages
1 24 (18.46%) SQL
2 17 (13.08%) JavaScript
3 16 (12.31%) Java
4 8 (6.15%) Ruby
5 5 (3.85%) PHP
5 5 (3.85%) PowerShell
5 5 (3.85%) Shell Script
6 4 (3.08%) C#
7 2 (1.54%) ES6
8 1 (0.77%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (6.92%) Degree
2 6 (4.62%) CCNP
2 6 (4.62%) CCNP Voice
2 6 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.77%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.08%) QA
2 3 (2.31%) SLA
3 1 (0.77%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.77%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (4.62%) Cisco CUCM
1 6 (4.62%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.77%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (20.77%) Microsoft
2 15 (11.54%) Verint
3 14 (10.77%) Cisco
4 13 (10.00%) Oracle
5 7 (5.38%) Cognos
6 6 (4.62%) Polycom
6 6 (4.62%) Zeacom
7 5 (3.85%) Jaspersoft
7 5 (3.85%) New Relic
7 5 (3.85%) NGA Human Resources
7 5 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (3.85%) Teradata
8 4 (3.08%) IBM
8 4 (3.08%) SAP
9 3 (2.31%) IPFX
10 2 (1.54%) Anaplan
10 2 (1.54%) Genesys
11 1 (0.77%) Capita