The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GAP Analysis
Rank 55 - 72
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.61% - 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% - 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £60,000 - £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-1.00% +3.09%
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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
409 557 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 83.30% 87.30% 75.17%
Number of salaries quoted 345 492 388
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

GAP Analysis
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

GAP Analysis Salary Trend in Merseyside

GAP Analysis
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GAP Analysis within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool - 3 £60,000 -
GAP Analysis
North West

GAP Analysis
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 3 (100.00%) ACCA
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
1 3 (100.00%) CIPFA
1 3 (100.00%) CIMA
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
1 3 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (100.00%) ICAEW
1 3 (100.00%) Customer Engagement
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
1 3 (100.00%) Customer Engagement
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) ACCA
1 3 (100.00%) CIPFA
1 3 (100.00%) CIMA
1 3 (100.00%) ICAEW
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft