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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GAP Analysis
Rank 117 114 104
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 13 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.64% 0.22% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.27% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 6
Average salary £46,250 £56,250 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.77% -13.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £49,250 £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £63,250 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
1674 1456 1208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.87% 79.78% 72.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1510 1280 1047
Average salary £43,000 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,650 £65,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

GAP Analysis Salary Histogram in Birmingham

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 6 (35.29%) Six Sigma
2 5 (29.41%) ITIL
2 5 (29.41%) Service Management
2 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (23.53%) Business Continuity
3 4 (23.53%) Business Continuity Management
4 3 (17.65%) SLA
4 3 (17.65%) Process Improvement
5 2 (11.76%) SAP
5 2 (11.76%) SAP FI
5 2 (11.76%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (11.76%) SAP CO
5 2 (11.76%) General Ledger
5 2 (11.76%) System Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Data Mapping
5 2 (11.76%) Business Transformation
5 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (11.76%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (5.88%) MS Office
6 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
6 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
6 1 (5.88%) ACCA
6 1 (5.88%) Project Management
6 1 (5.88%) CIMA
6 1 (5.88%) Change Management
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.88%) Banking
6 1 (5.88%) Supply Chain Management

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SAP FI
1 2 (11.76%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (11.76%) SAP CO
2 1 (5.88%) SAP FSCM
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) General Ledger
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Business Analyst
1 9 (52.94%) Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) Report Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Change Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.76%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Six Sigma
2 5 (29.41%) ITIL
2 5 (29.41%) Service Management
2 5 (29.41%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (23.53%) Business Continuity
3 4 (23.53%) Business Continuity Management
4 3 (17.65%) Process Improvement
5 2 (11.76%) Business Transformation
5 2 (11.76%) System Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Data Mapping
6 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Management
6 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Change Management
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.88%) Supply Chain Management
6 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ACCA
1 1 (5.88%) CIMA
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) SAP