Period
to 17 October 2018

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 6 months to 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Workforce Management (WFM)
England > South West
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 285 336 342
Rank change year-on-year +51 +6 -4
Permanent jobs citing WFM 46 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.45% 0.079% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.086% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 45 1 8
South West median annual salary £47,500 £30,000 £25,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +58.33% +16.50% -47.45%
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +25.00% -22.45%

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 South West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,495 9,307 9,808
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 92.17% 91.48% 90.30%
Number of salaries quoted 7,753 7,688 8,214
South West median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,175
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +5.26%

WFM
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

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
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WFM in the South West over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 17 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
Wiltshire +17 29 £47,500 +58.33%
Gloucestershire - 17 £50,000 -
WFM
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 South West region with a requirement for WFM.

1 43 (93.48%) Front Office
1 43 (93.48%) Back Office
1 43 (93.48%) Erlang
1 43 (93.48%) Verint
1 43 (93.48%) Mathematics
1 43 (93.48%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Automotive
3 1 (2.17%) Legal
3 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (2.17%) Debian
3 1 (2.17%) IVR
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Data Management
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.17%) Degree
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.17%) ITIL
3 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2
3 1 (2.17%) Windows
3 1 (2.17%) Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Cognos
3 1 (2.17%) ETL
3 1 (2.17%) SMS
3 1 (2.17%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.17%) IBM
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft

WFM
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) IaaS
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) Cognos Analysis Studio
1 1 (2.17%) Cognos Framework Manager
1 1 (2.17%) Cognos Report Studio
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 43 (93.48%) Back Office
1 43 (93.48%) Front Office
2 2 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Automotive
3 1 (2.17%) Legal
3 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (93.48%) Planning Manager
1 43 (93.48%) Resource Manager
1 43 (93.48%) Resource Planning Manager
2 1 (2.17%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 1 (2.17%) Consultant
2 1 (2.17%) DevOps Manager
2 1 (2.17%) Programme Manager
2 1 (2.17%) Senior Manager
2 1 (2.17%) Senior Programme Manager
2 1 (2.17%) Service Desk Manager
2 1 (2.17%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 43 (93.48%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.17%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Debian
1 1 (2.17%) Linux
1 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
1 1 (2.17%) Windows
1 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (93.48%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.17%) Analytics
2 1 (2.17%) Business Analytics
2 1 (2.17%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.17%) Change Control
2 1 (2.17%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (2.17%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.17%) Data Management
2 1 (2.17%) DevOps
2 1 (2.17%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (2.17%) ETL
2 1 (2.17%) ETL Development
2 1 (2.17%) ITIL
2 1 (2.17%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (2.17%) Mentoring
2 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2
2 1 (2.17%) Process Management
2 1 (2.17%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (2.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 43 (93.48%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) Degree
1 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 43 (93.48%) Verint
2 1 (2.17%) Cognos
2 1 (2.17%) IBM
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft