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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Workforce Management (WFM)
England / South West
Rank 225 251 -
Rank change year-on-year +26 -  
Permanent jobs citing WFM 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.080% 0.017% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.088% 0.019% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £26,250 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.66% -  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £42,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year -10.71% -9.18%  

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 the South West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4521 5187 5224
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 90.17% 88.91% 87.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3729 4227 4353
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,804 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

WFM
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

WFM
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for WFM in the South West

WFM
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WFM within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Wiltshire +20 2 £26,250 -41.66%
Bristol - 1 - -
Dorset - 1 - -
WFM
England

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 South West region with a requirement for WFM.

1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Change Management
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Resource Management
3 4 (30.77%) QA
3 4 (30.77%) Process Management
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
4 3 (23.08%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (23.08%) E-Discovery
4 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
4 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
4 3 (23.08%) Mainframe
4 3 (23.08%) Unix
4 3 (23.08%) Python
4 3 (23.08%) NDS
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) Perl
4 3 (23.08%) MySQL
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
4 3 (23.08%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
4 3 (23.08%) Matrix Management
4 3 (23.08%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 3 (23.08%) Legal
4 3 (23.08%) Banking
4 3 (23.08%) Asset Management
4 3 (23.08%) Investment Banking

WFM
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 1 (7.69%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) MySQL
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Banking
2 3 (23.08%) Investment Banking
2 3 (23.08%) Legal
3 2 (15.38%) Marketing
3 2 (15.38%) Retail
4 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing Executive
1 2 (15.38%) Programme Manager
1 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (7.69%) Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
2 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Development Team Leader
2 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Systems Support
2 1 (7.69%) Systems Support Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) HTML5
1 2 (15.38%) JSON
1 2 (15.38%) NHibernate
2 1 (7.69%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Mainframe
2 2 (15.38%) Internet of Things
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 2 (15.38%) Robotics
2 2 (15.38%) Social Media
3 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
4 3 (23.08%) Unix
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Change Management
1 5 (38.46%) Resource Management
2 4 (30.77%) Process Management
3 3 (23.08%) Asset Management
3 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (23.08%) E-Discovery
3 3 (23.08%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
3 3 (23.08%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (23.08%) Matrix Management
3 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
3 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) Contingency Planning
4 2 (15.38%) Copywriting
4 2 (15.38%) Programme Governance
4 2 (15.38%) Regulatory Compliance
4 2 (15.38%) Social Media Management
4 2 (15.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Java
1 3 (23.08%) Perl
1 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
1 3 (23.08%) Python
2 2 (15.38%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
1 3 (23.08%) NDS
1 3 (23.08%) NetIQ eDirectory
2 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft