The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GAP Analysis
Rank 71 75 70
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 9 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.14% 0.41% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 0.55% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £37,500 £48,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.87% +65.51%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,750
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.74%
GAP Analysis
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
610 547 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 77.02% 75.55% 75.62%
Number of salaries quoted 506 460 466
Average salary £37,500 £35,232 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.43% +0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,250 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

GAP Analysis
Salary Trend in the North East

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

GAP Analysis Salary Trend in the North East

GAP Analysis
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GAP Analysis within the North East region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Tyne and Wear +1 8 £37,500 -
Durham 0 1 - -
GAP Analysis
England

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 (58.33%) Retail
2 6 (50.00%) Project Management
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 4 (33.33%) ERP
4 4 (33.33%) Logistics
4 4 (33.33%) Workflow
4 4 (33.33%) Use Case
4 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (25.00%) Office 365
5 3 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (25.00%) ICAEW
5 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
5 3 (25.00%) ACCA
5 3 (25.00%) Service Management
5 3 (25.00%) CIPFA
5 3 (25.00%) CIMA
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (25.00%) PRINCE
5 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (25.00%) CRM
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) .NET

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (8.33%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
General
1 7 (58.33%) Retail
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Business Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) IT Business Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) ERP Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) ERP Manager
5 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) Logistics
2 4 (33.33%) Use Case
2 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (33.33%) ERP
2 4 (33.33%) Workflow
2 4 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (25.00%) CRM
3 3 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Service Management
4 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) BPR
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (25.00%) ACCA
1 3 (25.00%) CIPFA
1 3 (25.00%) CIMA
1 3 (25.00%) ICAEW
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) SAP