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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 124 123 116
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 20 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.81% 0.38% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.45% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 6
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £44,300 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £69,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +11.11%
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
2133 1568 1519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 86.50% 85.68% 83.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1571 1256 1324
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 April 2016.

GAP Analysis Salary Histogram in Birmingham

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 32 (78.05%) Finance
2 21 (51.22%) Oracle
3 20 (48.78%) Oracle EBS
3 20 (48.78%) Oracle EBS R12
4 16 (39.02%) SQL
4 16 (39.02%) XML
4 16 (39.02%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (36.59%) Oracle Financials
5 15 (36.59%) PL/SQL
5 15 (36.59%) Oracle Reports
5 15 (36.59%) Toad
5 15 (36.59%) SQLPlus
5 15 (36.59%) Manufacturing
5 15 (36.59%) Workflow
5 15 (36.59%) Oracle Workflow
5 15 (36.59%) Incident Management
5 15 (36.59%) Oracle UPK
5 15 (36.59%) Root Cause Analysis
5 15 (36.59%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 15 (36.59%) Translating Business Requirements
6 13 (31.71%) Oracle Payables
6 13 (31.71%) Oracle Receivables
7 9 (21.95%) Oracle Assets
8 8 (19.51%) Oracle FAH
8 8 (19.51%) Mentoring
8 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
8 8 (19.51%) Change Management
9 7 (17.07%) HFM
9 7 (17.07%) Hyperion
9 7 (17.07%) Oracle Forms

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 15 (36.59%) Oracle UPK
1 15 (36.59%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.44%) Apache
2 1 (2.44%) CICS
2 1 (2.44%) JBoss
2 1 (2.44%) MQSeries
2 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
2 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (48.78%) Oracle EBS
1 20 (48.78%) Oracle EBS R12
2 15 (36.59%) Oracle Financials
3 13 (31.71%) Oracle Payables
3 13 (31.71%) Oracle Receivables
4 9 (21.95%) Oracle Assets
5 8 (19.51%) Oracle FAH
6 7 (17.07%) HFM
7 5 (12.20%) Oracle Cash Management
8 4 (9.76%) Oracle 11i
8 4 (9.76%) Oracle ASCP
8 4 (9.76%) Oracle iProcurement
9 3 (7.32%) Dynamics AX
10 2 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
10 2 (4.88%) Dynamics GP
10 2 (4.88%) Dynamics NAV
10 2 (4.88%) SAP CO
10 2 (4.88%) SAP FI
10 2 (4.88%) SAP FI/CO
11 1 (2.44%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) BGP
1 3 (7.32%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (7.32%) Firewall
1 3 (7.32%) Network Security
2 2 (4.88%) OSPF
2 2 (4.88%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (36.59%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 15 (36.59%) Oracle Reports
1 15 (36.59%) SQLPlus
2 7 (17.07%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (2.44%) MySQL
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (36.59%) Toad
2 7 (17.07%) Oracle Forms
General
1 32 (78.05%) Finance
2 15 (36.59%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.88%) General Ledger
3 2 (4.88%) Publishing
3 2 (4.88%) Retail
4 1 (2.44%) Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 25 (60.98%) Analyst
2 15 (36.59%) Oracle Analyst
3 12 (29.27%) Financial Analyst
4 10 (24.39%) Consultant
5 9 (21.95%) Business Analyst
5 9 (21.95%) Support Analyst
6 8 (19.51%) Functional Analyst
6 8 (19.51%) Oracle Financials Analyst
6 8 (19.51%) Oracle Financials Functional Analyst
6 8 (19.51%) Oracle Financials Support
6 8 (19.51%) Oracle Financials Support Analyst
6 8 (19.51%) Oracle Support Analyst
7 7 (17.07%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (12.20%) Architect
8 5 (12.20%) Functional Consultant
9 4 (9.76%) Finance Business Analyst
9 4 (9.76%) Financial Business Analyst
9 4 (9.76%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 4 (9.76%) Principal Consultant
9 4 (9.76%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (39.02%) XML
2 1 (2.44%) EDI
2 1 (2.44%) J2EE
2 1 (2.44%) JMS
2 1 (2.44%) Middleware
2 1 (2.44%) REST
2 1 (2.44%) SAML
2 1 (2.44%) SOAP
2 1 (2.44%) Web Services
2 1 (2.44%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.44%) Derivative
2 1 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.44%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (36.59%) Incident Management
2 15 (36.59%) Root Cause Analysis
2 15 (36.59%) Translating Business Requirements
2 15 (36.59%) Workflow
3 8 (19.51%) Change Management
3 8 (19.51%) Mentoring
4 7 (17.07%) OOD
5 6 (14.63%) ERP
5 6 (14.63%) Project Management
5 6 (14.63%) Risk Management
6 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (12.20%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (9.76%) Business Analysis
7 4 (9.76%) Coaching
8 3 (7.32%) Information Security
8 3 (7.32%) Presales
8 3 (7.32%) Security Operations
9 2 (4.88%) Migration
9 2 (4.88%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (39.02%) SQL
2 15 (36.59%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.44%) C#
3 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) CCIE
2 3 (7.32%) CCNP
2 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.32%) CISSP
3 2 (4.88%) CLAS
3 2 (4.88%) GIAC
3 2 (4.88%) SANS
4 1 (2.44%) ACCA
4 1 (2.44%) CCDE
4 1 (2.44%) CIMA
4 1 (2.44%) CISM
4 1 (2.44%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) QA
2 3 (7.32%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.88%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (51.22%) Oracle
2 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
3 7 (17.07%) Hyperion
4 3 (7.32%) CheckPoint
4 3 (7.32%) Cisco
4 3 (7.32%) Juniper
5 2 (4.88%) Intel Security
5 2 (4.88%) SAP
6 1 (2.44%) BEA
6 1 (2.44%) CA