Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Workflow skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Workflow over the 6 months to 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Workflow
England > North West
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 231 204 167
Rank change year-on-year -27 -37 +16
Permanent jobs citing Workflow 133 185 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.14% 1.45% 1.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 1.59% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 95 130 176
North West median annual salary £40,349 £40,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.87% +1.91% -1.26%
10th Percentile £27,100 £21,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% -3.00%

Workflow 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 North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10,632 11,608 11,081
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 90.98% 90.94% 91.02%
Number of salaries quoted 8,516 9,217 9,256
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,225 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.45% - +5.26%

Workflow
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Workflow as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Workflow in the North West

Workflow
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Workflow in the North West.

Salary trend for Workflow in the North West

Workflow
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Workflow in the North West over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Workflow in the North West

Workflow
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Workflow within the North West region over the 6 months to 20 October 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
Manchester -6 76 £40,000 +6.67% 22
Cheshire +5 29 £50,000 +17.65% 6
Merseyside +10 27 £41,000 +36.67% 2
Lancashire -7 1 £37,500 -16.67% 2
Workflow
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT jobs citing Workflow 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 North West region with a requirement for Workflow.

1 47 (35.34%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (27.07%) Finance
3 35 (26.32%) SQL
4 33 (24.81%) Business Intelligence
5 31 (23.31%) Problem-Solving
6 28 (21.05%) HTML
6 28 (21.05%) JavaScript
7 27 (20.30%) .NET
7 27 (20.30%) C#
7 27 (20.30%) CRM
8 26 (19.55%) Project Management
9 23 (17.29%) User Acceptance Testing
10 21 (15.79%) Microsoft
11 17 (12.78%) CSS
11 17 (12.78%) ITIL
11 17 (12.78%) Degree
12 16 (12.03%) Scrum
12 16 (12.03%) SharePoint
12 16 (12.03%) Risk Management
12 16 (12.03%) Management Information System
13 15 (11.28%) Law
13 15 (11.28%) XML
13 15 (11.28%) QA
14 14 (10.53%) Wealth Management
14 14 (10.53%) ASP.NET
14 14 (10.53%) Migration
14 14 (10.53%) Front End Development
15 13 (9.77%) Workflow Analysis
15 13 (9.77%) User Experience
15 13 (9.77%) Analytical Skills

Workflow
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 16 (12.03%) SharePoint
2 12 (9.02%) IIS
3 9 (6.77%) Alfresco
3 9 (6.77%) CMS
4 5 (3.76%) Apache
4 5 (3.76%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.01%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.75%) Confluence
6 1 (0.75%) Drupal
6 1 (0.75%) SAS
6 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (7.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (2.26%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.75%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.75%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (7.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (4.51%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (3.01%) TIBCO iProcess
4 3 (2.26%) Visualfiles
5 2 (1.50%) Elite 3E
5 2 (1.50%) Magento
5 2 (1.50%) NetSuite
5 2 (1.50%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.75%) DELMIA
6 1 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.75%) ENOVIA
6 1 (0.75%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.75%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.75%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.75%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.75%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.52%) Dynamics 365
1 10 (7.52%) Office 365
2 6 (4.51%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.01%) Sage Pay
4 3 (2.26%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.50%) npm
5 2 (1.50%) SaaS
5 2 (1.50%) Yarn
6 1 (0.75%) Zapier
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.52%) Intranet
2 1 (0.75%) ADSL
2 1 (0.75%) Broadband
2 1 (0.75%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.75%) Extranet
2 1 (0.75%) HTTP
2 1 (0.75%) MPLS
2 1 (0.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.77%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (6.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (3.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (3.01%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.01%) MySQL
6 4 (3.01%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (3.01%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.50%) Power BI
8 2 (1.50%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.75%) Blockchain
9 1 (0.75%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.75%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.75%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.75%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.75%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 10 (7.52%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (5.26%) JIRA
4 4 (3.01%) Grunt
4 4 (3.01%) Rational DOORS
5 3 (2.26%) Ant
5 3 (2.26%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.26%) Gradle
5 3 (2.26%) Maven
5 3 (2.26%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (2.26%) Redmine
5 3 (2.26%) Selenium
5 3 (2.26%) SoapUI
5 3 (2.26%) SonarQube
5 3 (2.26%) Subversion
6 2 (1.50%) NUnit
6 2 (1.50%) webpack
7 1 (0.75%) Bower
7 1 (0.75%) gulp
7 1 (0.75%) Moq
General
1 36 (27.07%) Finance
2 15 (11.28%) Law
3 13 (9.77%) Banking
4 11 (8.27%) Retail
5 10 (7.52%) Manufacturing
5 10 (7.52%) Marketing
6 7 (5.26%) Investment Banking
7 6 (4.51%) Electronics
7 6 (4.51%) Legal
8 5 (3.76%) Games
8 5 (3.76%) Telecoms
9 4 (3.01%) Back Office
9 4 (3.01%) Front Office
10 2 (1.50%) Automotive
10 2 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.75%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 40 (30.08%) Developer
2 37 (27.82%) Analyst
3 19 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 11 (8.27%) Consultant
5 9 (6.77%) Technical Analyst
6 8 (6.02%) IT Analyst
6 8 (6.02%) Software Developer
7 7 (5.26%) Applications Support
7 7 (5.26%) C# Developer
7 7 (5.26%) Lead Developer
7 7 (5.26%) Software Engineer
7 7 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
8 6 (4.51%) .NET Developer
8 6 (4.51%) Administrator
8 6 (4.51%) Project Analyst
8 6 (4.51%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (3.76%) Operations Manager
9 5 (3.76%) Senior Developer
9 5 (3.76%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (3.76%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (21.05%) HTML
2 27 (20.30%) .NET
3 17 (12.78%) CSS
4 15 (11.28%) XML
5 14 (10.53%) ASP.NET
6 12 (9.02%) AngularJS
7 10 (7.52%) .NET Framework
8 8 (6.02%) jQuery
8 8 (6.02%) JSON
8 8 (6.02%) Node.js
9 7 (5.26%) HTML5
10 6 (4.51%) Entity Framework
11 5 (3.76%) .NET Core
11 5 (3.76%) RESTful
12 4 (3.01%) REST
12 4 (3.01%) Sass
12 4 (3.01%) Web Services
13 3 (2.26%) Ember.js
13 3 (2.26%) XHTML
13 3 (2.26%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.03%) Management Information System
2 13 (9.77%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (9.77%) User Experience
3 10 (7.52%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (4.51%) PKI
5 3 (2.26%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.26%) Fintech
5 3 (2.26%) Replication
5 3 (2.26%) State Machine
6 2 (1.50%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.50%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.75%) CESG
7 1 (0.75%) CMDB
7 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.75%) IVR
7 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.75%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.76%) Windows
1 5 (3.76%) Windows Server
1 5 (3.76%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (0.75%) Android
2 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (35.34%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (24.81%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (23.31%) Problem-Solving
4 27 (20.30%) CRM
5 26 (19.55%) Project Management
6 23 (17.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 17 (12.78%) ITIL
8 16 (12.03%) Risk Management
8 16 (12.03%) Scrum
9 14 (10.53%) Front End Development
9 14 (10.53%) Migration
9 14 (10.53%) Wealth Management
10 13 (9.77%) Decision-Making
10 13 (9.77%) TDD
10 13 (9.77%) Workflow Analysis
11 12 (9.02%) Coaching
11 12 (9.02%) MVC
11 12 (9.02%) Software Engineering
11 12 (9.02%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (8.27%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 35 (26.32%) SQL
2 28 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 27 (20.30%) C#
4 13 (9.77%) Java
5 9 (6.77%) T-SQL
6 8 (6.02%) PowerShell
7 7 (5.26%) VB
7 7 (5.26%) VBA
8 4 (3.01%) PHP
8 4 (3.01%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.26%) C
9 3 (2.26%) ES6
9 3 (2.26%) XQuery
10 2 (1.50%) ABAP
10 2 (1.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 2 (1.50%) Ruby
11 1 (0.75%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.75%) SAPscript
11 1 (0.75%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (12.78%) Degree
2 4 (3.01%) DV Cleared
2 4 (3.01%) ISTQB
2 4 (3.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (3.01%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (1.50%) CCNA
4 2 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.75%) CCNP
5 1 (0.75%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (0.75%) CISM
5 1 (0.75%) CISSP
5 1 (0.75%) MCSA
5 1 (0.75%) MCSE
5 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.28%) QA
2 9 (6.77%) SLA
3 3 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.26%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (3.76%) Hyper-V
1 5 (3.76%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.50%) Docker
4 1 (0.75%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.75%) Puppet
1 1 (0.75%) SCCM
1 1 (0.75%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.02%) Xamarin
3 7 (5.26%) Nintex
4 6 (4.51%) Cognos
4 6 (4.51%) IBM
4 6 (4.51%) SAP
5 5 (3.76%) Atlassian
6 4 (3.01%) Oracle
6 4 (3.01%) TIBCO
7 3 (2.26%) Citrix
7 3 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.26%) Tableau
7 3 (2.26%) VMware
8 2 (1.50%) Ariba
8 2 (1.50%) Informatica
9 1 (0.75%) Adobe
9 1 (0.75%) Aruba
9 1 (0.75%) Cisco
9 1 (0.75%) Draytek
9 1 (0.75%) Google