Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Workforce Management (WFM)
England > Midlands
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 362 371 416
Rank change year-on-year +9 +45 -12
Permanent jobs citing WFM 24 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.16% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 21 15 19
Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.00% +42.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £21,000 £31,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £56,000 £41,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.12% -11.00% -11.11%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13,292 13,823 16,888
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 90.26% 89.89% 89.40%
Number of salaries quoted 10,543 11,280 13,393
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,525 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

WFM
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for WFM in the Midlands

WFM
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for WFM in the Midlands

WFM
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WFM in the Midlands over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for WFM in the Midlands

WFM
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WFM within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 June 2018. 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
East Midlands +18 14 £32,500 -9.72% 1
West Midlands +12 10 £24,000 -52.00% 3
WFM
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, IT jobs citing WFM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for WFM.

1 12 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (29.17%) Decision-Making
4 6 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (20.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (20.83%) Finance
5 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
6 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (16.67%) VB
6 4 (16.67%) VBA
6 4 (16.67%) .NET
6 4 (16.67%) C#
6 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 4 (16.67%) Google
6 4 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
6 4 (16.67%) Data Analysis
6 4 (16.67%) R
6 4 (16.67%) Algorithms
6 4 (16.67%) Credit Risk
7 3 (12.50%) Analytics
7 3 (12.50%) Twitter
7 3 (12.50%) Campaign Management
7 3 (12.50%) AdWords
7 3 (12.50%) Lead Generation
7 3 (12.50%) Creative Thinking
7 3 (12.50%) Social Media
7 3 (12.50%) Competitor Analysis

WFM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 (8.33%) Totara
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Infor M3
1 1 (4.17%) Maximo
1 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) AdWords
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) AMQP
1 1 (4.17%) Firewall
1 1 (4.17%) H.323
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
1 1 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (4.17%) Network Security
1 1 (4.17%) SS7
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
3 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JUnit
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Advertising
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Billing
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 4 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
2 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 4 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
2 4 (16.67%) Developer
2 4 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
2 4 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) PPC Executive
3 3 (12.50%) SEO Executive
3 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Workforce Management Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Applications Support
4 2 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) .NET
1 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (4.17%) RESTful
3 1 (4.17%) SOAP
3 1 (4.17%) Spring
3 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 4 (16.67%) Credit Risk
3 3 (12.50%) Social Media
4 2 (8.33%) e-Learning
4 2 (8.33%) Learning Management System
5 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
5 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Decision-Making
2 6 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
4 4 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 4 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) Analytics
5 3 (12.50%) Campaign Management
5 3 (12.50%) Competitor Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) Creative Thinking
5 3 (12.50%) Lead Generation
5 3 (12.50%) Pay per click
5 3 (12.50%) SEO
6 2 (8.33%) Analytical Thinking
6 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity
6 2 (8.33%) Release Management
6 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.33%) Workflow
7 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) C#
2 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (16.67%) R
2 4 (16.67%) VB
2 4 (16.67%) VBA
3 1 (4.17%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) Java 8
3 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Google
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Twitter
3 1 (4.17%) Avaya
3 1 (4.17%) Capita
3 1 (4.17%) IFS
3 1 (4.17%) Infor
3 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.17%) Verint