The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GAP Analysis
Rank 176 170 169
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 6 12 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.18% 0.31% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.37% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 20
Average salary £54,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.05% -
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -
GAP Analysis
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2922 3225 3471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 86.07% 82.65% 81.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2421 2616 3016
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

GAP Analysis
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

GAP Analysis Salary Trend in Manchester

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 9 (39.13%) Migration
3 7 (30.43%) ERP
3 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 7 (30.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (26.09%) Data Migration
4 6 (26.09%) Risk Analysis
4 6 (26.09%) Risk Management
4 6 (26.09%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (21.74%) Oracle
6 4 (17.39%) C
6 4 (17.39%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (17.39%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
6 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Integration Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (13.04%) Banking
7 3 (13.04%) QA
7 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
7 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (13.04%) Information Security
7 3 (13.04%) Java
7 3 (13.04%) EAI
7 3 (13.04%) Mainframe
7 3 (13.04%) UNIX
7 3 (13.04%) Windows

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
1 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle ERP
1 4 (17.39%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Consultant
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Risk Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Risk Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Functional Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) ERP Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) MI Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Peoplesoft Functional Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) PeopleSoft Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Functional Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Mainframe
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) UNIX
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Migration
2 7 (30.43%) ERP
2 7 (30.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (26.09%) Data Migration
3 6 (26.09%) Risk Management
3 6 (26.09%) Risk Assessment
3 6 (26.09%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
4 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Integration Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
5 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (13.04%) Information Security
5 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.04%) EAI
6 1 (4.35%) CRM
6 1 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) C
2 3 (13.04%) Java
3 1 (4.35%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Business Objects
3 1 (4.35%) PeopleSoft