The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GAP Analysis
Rank 131 128 87
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -41
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 1 2 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.044% 0.093% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.055% 0.11% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 9
Average salary - £52,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.96%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
GAP Analysis
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1823 1746 1207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 80.10% 80.98% 69.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1572 1573 1015
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

GAP Analysis
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Birmingham region.

GAP Analysis Salary Trend in Birmingham

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing GAP Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GAP Analysis.

1 16 (84.21%) QA
2 14 (73.68%) Banking
3 10 (52.63%) Finance
4 9 (47.37%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (47.37%) Data Analysis
4 9 (47.37%) Business Analysis
5 7 (36.84%) Content Management
5 7 (36.84%) Document Management
6 6 (31.58%) Investment Banking
6 6 (31.58%) Degree
6 6 (31.58%) Credit Risk
7 5 (26.32%) Economics
7 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
8 3 (15.79%) SQL
8 3 (15.79%) MS Office
8 3 (15.79%) Quality Management
8 3 (15.79%) Front Office
8 3 (15.79%) Line Management
8 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (10.53%) Oracle
9 2 (10.53%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
9 2 (10.53%) Workflow
9 2 (10.53%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (10.53%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (10.53%) Market Risk
9 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (10.53%) Oracle General Ledger
9 2 (10.53%) Oracle EBS R12
9 2 (10.53%) Oracle Payables

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing GAP Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GAP Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Assets
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 14 (73.68%) Banking
2 10 (52.63%) Finance
3 6 (31.58%) Investment Banking
4 3 (15.79%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Analyst
2 16 (84.21%) Business Analyst
3 8 (42.11%) Lead Business Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Banking Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Functional Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Credit Risk
2 5 (26.32%) Economics
2 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
3 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (10.53%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Data Analysis
1 9 (47.37%) Business Analysis
1 9 (47.37%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (36.84%) Content Management
2 7 (36.84%) Document Management
3 3 (15.79%) Line Management
3 3 (15.79%) Quality Management
4 2 (10.53%) Workflow
4 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
4 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Procure-to-pay
5 1 (5.26%) Data Mapping
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (84.21%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle