Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Workforce Management (WFM)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 291 276 271
Rank change year-on-year -15 -5 -
Permanent jobs citing WFM 13 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.16% 0.17% 0.040%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.19% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 3
Manchester median annual salary £35,000 £26,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.62% -35.00% -
10th Percentile £21,450 £21,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £51,250 £46,000
North West median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year +7.69% -16.13% -

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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 7245 6833 6753
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 91.16% 91.09% 90.94%
Number of salaries quoted 5988 5854 5603
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,000 £63,750 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

WFM
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for WFM in Manchester

WFM
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for WFM in Manchester

WFM
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WFM in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WFM in Manchester

WFM
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WFM within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 23 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
Wigan - 1 £22,500 -
WFM
North West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Manchester region with a requirement for WFM.

1 9 (69.23%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (38.46%) MS Access
3 5 (38.46%) Cognos
3 5 (38.46%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (30.77%) Teradata
4 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
4 4 (30.77%) Finance
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
4 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle
4 4 (30.77%) Big Data
4 4 (30.77%) Verint
4 4 (30.77%) Analytics
4 4 (30.77%) Data Transformation
4 4 (30.77%) Collaborative Working
5 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
6 2 (15.38%) Process Management
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) Billing
6 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
6 2 (15.38%) Acceptance Criteria
6 2 (15.38%) User Stories
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement

WFM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (38.46%) MS Access
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (30.77%) Big Data
2 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
3 2 (15.38%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Development Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Billing Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Billing Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) IT Support
3 2 (15.38%) OSS Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (7.69%) IT Technician
4 1 (7.69%) Software Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Technician
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (30.77%) Analytics
2 4 (30.77%) Collaborative Working
2 4 (30.77%) Data Transformation
2 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Network Management
3 2 (15.38%) Process Management
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (15.38%) User Stories
3 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Cognos
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 4 (30.77%) Teradata
3 4 (30.77%) Verint