The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Workforce Management (WFM)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 - 165
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing WFM 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.26% - 0.032%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% - 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Median salary £25,000 - £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -37.50% +26.31%  

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 Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2480 2618 2803
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.38% 91.35% 89.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1589 1478 1763
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

WFM
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing WFM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for WFM in Scotland

WFM
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for WFM in Scotland

WFM
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WFM within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 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
Glasgow - 5 £25,000 -
Edinburgh - 2 - -
WFM
UK

For the 6 months to 27 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 Scotland region with a requirement for WFM.

1 10 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) Banking
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) VB
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Analytics
3 5 (50.00%) Numerate Degree
3 5 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
3 5 (50.00%) Big Data
3 5 (50.00%) Verint
3 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (50.00%) C++
3 5 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (50.00%) ODBC
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) Windows 2000
3 5 (50.00%) LAN
3 5 (50.00%) WAN
3 5 (50.00%) Retail
3 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (50.00%) Degree
3 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (30.00%) Planning and Forecasting
4 3 (30.00%) Change Control
4 3 (30.00%) Process Management
4 3 (30.00%) Back Office

WFM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) LAN
1 5 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Big Data
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) Banking
3 5 (50.00%) Retail
3 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (30.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Graduate
1 5 (50.00%) Graduate Systems Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
2 4 (40.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 4 (40.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 4 (40.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Desktop Support
2 4 (40.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Graduate Desktop Support
2 4 (40.00%) Graduate Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Systems Support Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Planning Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) Windows 2000
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Analytics
2 5 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
2 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Change Control
3 3 (30.00%) Planning and Forecasting
3 3 (30.00%) Process Management
4 1 (10.00%) Actionable Insight
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Data Extraction
4 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Governance
4 1 (10.00%) Project Governance
4 1 (10.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
1 6 (60.00%) VB
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) C++
2 5 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
1 5 (50.00%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Verint