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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GAP Analysis
Rank 121 107 99
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -8
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 7 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.38% 0.33% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.42% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 9
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -3.15%
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
1519 1432 1327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 83.46% 79.73% 77.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1216 1254 1109
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 1 May 2015.

GAP Analysis Salary Histogram in Birmingham

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Taxonomies
3 2 (18.18%) Fixed Income
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Use Case
3 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity Management
3 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
3 2 (18.18%) Validation
3 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
3 2 (18.18%) Six Sigma
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) UML
3 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
3 2 (18.18%) User Stories
3 2 (18.18%) Back Office
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (9.09%) SLA
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) CISSP
4 1 (9.09%) SAP FI
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 1 (9.09%) MS Office
4 1 (9.09%) SAP

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP FI
1 1 (9.09%) SAP CO
1 1 (9.09%) SAP FSCM
1 1 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Back Office
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Business Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Lead Business Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Sales Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Support Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Change Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Security Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Change Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Change Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Business Change Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Taxonomies
1 2 (18.18%) Fixed Income
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Use Case
2 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity Management
2 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (18.18%) Service Management
2 2 (18.18%) Validation
2 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
2 2 (18.18%) Six Sigma
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) UML
2 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
2 2 (18.18%) User Stories
3 1 (9.09%) BPR
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CISSP
1 1 (9.09%) ACCA
1 1 (9.09%) GIAC
1 1 (9.09%) CIMA
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
1 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) SAP