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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GAP Analysis
Rank 45 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 6 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.40% - 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% - 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 2
Average salary £23,500 - £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -3.00%
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
340 477 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 79.44% 80.30% 80.57%
Number of salaries quoted 270 386 443
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 3 September 2015. 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 - 6 £23,500 -
GAP Analysis
North West

GAP Analysis
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 6 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (44.44%) Data Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Law
3 2 (22.22%) Legal
3 2 (22.22%) SLA
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Software Licensing
4 1 (11.11%) BPR
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Law
1 2 (22.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Administrator
1 6 (66.67%) Project Administrator
1 6 (66.67%) Project Support Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Contracts Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Project Support Coordinator
2 2 (22.22%) Project Coordinator
2 2 (22.22%) Coordinator
2 2 (22.22%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Data Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) Software Licensing
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) BPR
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA