The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 176 166 143
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -23
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 4 10 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.12% 0.31% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.37% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 10
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +26.76%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
GAP Analysis
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2954 2688 2421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.36% 82.84% 82.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2320 2069 2061
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

GAP Analysis
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Leeds region.

GAP Analysis Salary Trend in Leeds

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) ERP
2 6 (60.00%) Retail
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (40.00%) Project Management
5 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (30.00%) CRM
5 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (30.00%) PRINCE
5 3 (30.00%) BPR
5 3 (30.00%) ACCA
5 3 (30.00%) Service Management
5 3 (30.00%) CIPFA
5 3 (30.00%) CIMA
5 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
5 3 (30.00%) Information Security
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (30.00%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (30.00%) ICAEW
5 3 (30.00%) Data Mapping
5 3 (30.00%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (30.00%) Office 365
5 3 (30.00%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (30.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (10.00%) Star Schema
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (10.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Power View
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) Retail
3 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Consultant
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Consultant
4 3 (30.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Designer
5 1 (10.00%) MI Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Business Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ERP
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Service Management
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE
3 3 (30.00%) BPR
3 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) CRM
3 3 (30.00%) Information Security
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Data Mapping
3 3 (30.00%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (30.00%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) Data Management
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (30.00%) ACCA
1 3 (30.00%) CIPFA
1 3 (30.00%) CIMA
1 3 (30.00%) ICAEW
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Cognos