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

Workforce Management (WFM)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 241 225
Rank change year-on-year +15 -16  
Permanent jobs citing WFM 3 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.058% 0.032% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.066% 0.036% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Median salary £45,000 £25,000 £38,025
Median salary % change year-on-year +80.00% -34.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £25,000 £28,533
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £25,000 £52,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £57,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year -34.78% +24.32%  

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 West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4568 5517 4995
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 88.30% 88.65% 87.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3790 4286 4129
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

WFM
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

WFM
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for WFM in the West Midlands

WFM
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WFM within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 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
Coventry - 2 £50,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £40,000 - 1
WFM
England

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

1 7 (46.67%) Project Management
2 6 (40.00%) SaaS
3 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 5 (33.33%) Demand Management
4 4 (26.67%) PMO
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL
4 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
5 3 (20.00%) Marketing
5 3 (20.00%) Work Breakdown Structure
5 3 (20.00%) Coaching
6 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
6 2 (13.33%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (13.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (13.33%) Data Quality
6 2 (13.33%) Content Management
6 2 (13.33%) SQL
6 2 (13.33%) SAP
6 2 (13.33%) SAP HR
6 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (13.33%) Adobe
7 1 (6.67%) Avaya
7 1 (6.67%) Genesys
7 1 (6.67%) JD Edwards
7 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
7 1 (6.67%) SAS
7 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
7 1 (6.67%) Back Office
7 1 (6.67%) Logistics
7 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing

WFM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West 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 (13.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (6.67%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SAP HR
2 1 (6.67%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) SaaS
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Back Office
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Applications Manager
1 4 (26.67%) Applications Support
1 4 (26.67%) Applications Support Manager
1 4 (26.67%) Planning Manager
1 4 (26.67%) Support Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Project Planner
3 2 (13.33%) PMO Planner
3 2 (13.33%) Sales Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) HR Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Resource Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Software Sales Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Project Management
2 5 (33.33%) Demand Management
3 4 (26.67%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
4 3 (20.00%) Coaching
4 3 (20.00%) Work Breakdown Structure
5 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (13.33%) Content Management
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
5 2 (13.33%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (6.67%) Analytics
6 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.67%) Customer Insight
6 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
6 1 (6.67%) Logistics
6 1 (6.67%) People Management
6 1 (6.67%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Time Management
6 1 (6.67%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) PMO
2 2 (13.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Adobe
1 2 (13.33%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) Avaya
2 1 (6.67%) Genesys
2 1 (6.67%) JD Edwards
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 24 days ago