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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 138 108 131
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +23
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 7 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.31% 1.11% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 1.29% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 13
Median salary £55,000 £70,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +64.70%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £55,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +14.58%
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
2025 1629 1906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 88.24% 86.33% 86.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1510 1367 1715
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing GAP Analysis as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 5 December 2016, IT jobs citing GAP Analysis 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 14 (66.67%) SAP FI
1 14 (66.67%) SAP
1 14 (66.67%) Finance
1 14 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 14 (66.67%) Publishing
1 14 (66.67%) SAP FI/CO
1 14 (66.67%) SAP CO
1 14 (66.67%) Retail
1 14 (66.67%) Integration Testing
1 14 (66.67%) System Testing
1 14 (66.67%) Data Mapping
1 14 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 14 (66.67%) Legacy Data Mapping
2 13 (61.90%) General Ledger
3 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
4 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
4 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
4 4 (19.05%) Validation
4 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (14.29%) Analytics
5 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
6 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
6 2 (9.52%) Degree
7 1 (4.76%) COBIT
7 1 (4.76%) Data Protection Act

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (66.67%) SAP CO
1 14 (66.67%) SAP FI
1 14 (66.67%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
1 1 (4.76%) HTTP
1 1 (4.76%) IPsec
1 1 (4.76%) LAN
1 1 (4.76%) SSL
1 1 (4.76%) VPN
1 1 (4.76%) WAN
1 1 (4.76%) Wireless
General
1 14 (66.67%) Finance
1 14 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 14 (66.67%) Publishing
1 14 (66.67%) Retail
2 13 (61.90%) General Ledger
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Consultant
2 14 (66.67%) SAP CO Consultant
2 14 (66.67%) SAP Consultant
2 14 (66.67%) SAP FI Consultant
2 14 (66.67%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 12 (57.14%) SAP Financial Consultant
4 6 (28.57%) Analyst
5 5 (23.81%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Graduate Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Graduate Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Information Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) IT Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) IT Manager
6 1 (4.76%) IT Security Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) IT Security Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Security Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Security Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.76%) Derivative
3 1 (4.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 14 (66.67%) Data Mapping
1 14 (66.67%) Integration Testing
1 14 (66.67%) Legacy Data Mapping
1 14 (66.67%) System Testing
2 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
2 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (19.05%) Validation
2 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
3 3 (14.29%) Analytics
3 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
4 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.76%) ISMS
5 1 (4.76%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (4.76%) Security Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) CISM
2 1 (4.76%) CISSP
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) COBIT
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) SAP
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft