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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GAP Analysis
Rank 123 122 103
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -19
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 14 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.64% 0.24% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.30% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 7
Average salary £42,500 £56,250 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.44% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £51,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.36% +7.89%
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
1800 1643 1226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.34% 80.50% 72.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1618 1484 1040
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
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 26 November 2014.

GAP Analysis Salary Histogram in Birmingham

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 7 (31.82%) Finance
1 7 (31.82%) Banking
2 6 (27.27%) QA
3 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (18.18%) Six Sigma
4 3 (13.64%) Service Management
4 3 (13.64%) ITIL
4 3 (13.64%) Content Management
4 3 (13.64%) Document Management
4 3 (13.64%) Data Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) Investment Banking
4 3 (13.64%) Degree
4 3 (13.64%) Credit Risk
4 3 (13.64%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) Data Mapping
4 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (9.09%) Process Improvement
5 2 (9.09%) Business Transformation
5 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity Management
5 2 (9.09%) System Testing
5 2 (9.09%) General Ledger
5 2 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 2 (9.09%) SAP CO
5 2 (9.09%) MS Office
5 2 (9.09%) SAP
5 2 (9.09%) SLA
5 2 (9.09%) SAP FI
6 1 (4.55%) ACCA

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 2 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP FI
1 2 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (9.09%) SAP CO
2 1 (4.55%) SAP FSCM
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
1 7 (31.82%) Banking
2 3 (13.64%) Investment Banking
3 2 (9.09%) General Ledger
4 1 (4.55%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Business Analyst
1 16 (72.73%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Lead Business Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Report Specialist
3 2 (9.09%) Credit Risk Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Change Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Credit Risk
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (4.55%) Economics
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Six Sigma
1 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
2 3 (13.64%) Risk Analysis
2 3 (13.64%) Content Management
2 3 (13.64%) Document Management
2 3 (13.64%) Data Analysis
2 3 (13.64%) Service Management
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) Data Mapping
3 2 (9.09%) System Testing
3 2 (9.09%) Process Improvement
3 2 (9.09%) Business Transformation
3 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity Management
3 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.55%) Quality Management
4 1 (4.55%) Change Management
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.55%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) ACCA
2 1 (4.55%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) QA
2 2 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) SAP