The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 210 229 231
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +2
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 34 21 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.60% 0.30% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.36% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 30 20 9
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,800 £37,300
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4922 5912 5538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.40% 85.56% 84.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4080 5013 4633
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

GAP Analysis
Salary Trend in the North West

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

GAP Analysis Salary Trend in the North West

GAP Analysis
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

GAP Analysis Salary Histogram in the North West

GAP Analysis
Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Manchester +40 29 £42,500 -26.08% 5
Lancashire +14 2 £55,000 +83.33% 1
Merseyside -6 1 £37,500 -37.50%
GAP Analysis
England

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 16 (28.07%) Finance
1 16 (28.07%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (24.56%) Oracle
2 14 (24.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (22.81%) Change Management
4 11 (19.30%) Project Management
5 10 (17.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (17.54%) Degree
6 9 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
6 9 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 9 (15.79%) PRINCE2
6 9 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (14.04%) CISM
7 8 (14.04%) Data Modelling
7 8 (14.04%) CISSP
7 8 (14.04%) Process Improvement
8 7 (12.28%) Analytics
8 7 (12.28%) Banking
8 7 (12.28%) Retail
8 7 (12.28%) Systems Analysis
8 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
8 7 (12.28%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
8 7 (12.28%) Security Management
8 7 (12.28%) Oracle Applications
8 7 (12.28%) Legal
8 7 (12.28%) Information Security
8 7 (12.28%) Data Structures
8 7 (12.28%) Data Governance
9 6 (10.53%) MS Visio

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 (7.02%) IIS
1 4 (7.02%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Applications
1 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.53%) MS Visio
3 4 (7.02%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (8.77%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (8.77%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (5.26%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (5.26%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (5.26%) Oracle FAH
3 3 (5.26%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (5.26%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (5.26%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (3.51%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) Taleo
2 1 (1.75%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) Firewall
1 2 (3.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Toad
2 1 (1.75%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 16 (28.07%) Finance
2 7 (12.28%) Banking
2 7 (12.28%) Legal
2 7 (12.28%) Retail
3 3 (5.26%) Billing
3 3 (5.26%) General Ledger
3 3 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.51%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (3.51%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (43.86%) Analyst
2 17 (29.82%) Consultant
3 10 (17.54%) Business Analyst
3 10 (17.54%) Oracle Consultant
4 9 (15.79%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 7 (12.28%) Data Analyst
5 7 (12.28%) Systems Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Functional Consultant
7 4 (7.02%) Change Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Oracle Technical Consultant
7 4 (7.02%) Process Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Process Mapping Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Security Consultant
7 4 (7.02%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) CISSP Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) Governance Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) IT Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Continuous Improvement Manager
9 2 (3.51%) Dynamics AX Consultant
9 2 (3.51%) IT Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.07%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.28%) Data Structures
3 4 (7.02%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (3.51%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) User Acceptance Testing
2 13 (22.81%) Change Management
3 11 (19.30%) Project Management
4 9 (15.79%) PRINCE2
4 9 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
5 8 (14.04%) Data Modelling
5 8 (14.04%) Process Improvement
6 7 (12.28%) Analytics
6 7 (12.28%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (12.28%) Data Governance
6 7 (12.28%) Information Security
6 7 (12.28%) Security Management
6 7 (12.28%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (10.53%) Six Sigma
8 4 (7.02%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (7.02%) Incident Management
8 4 (7.02%) Information Assurance
8 4 (7.02%) Service Management
8 4 (7.02%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.77%) SQL
2 1 (1.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) Degree
2 9 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (14.04%) CISM
3 8 (14.04%) CISSP
4 4 (7.02%) CESG Certified Professional
4 4 (7.02%) IISP
5 3 (5.26%) ACCA
5 3 (5.26%) CIMA
5 3 (5.26%) CISA
5 3 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (5.26%) MBA
6 1 (1.75%) PCI QSA
6 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (7.02%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 4 (7.02%) JSP 440
2 4 (7.02%) RMADS
3 2 (3.51%) ISO27002
4 1 (1.75%) PA-DSS
4 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (24.56%) Oracle
2 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.26%) CA
4 2 (3.51%) Citrix
4 2 (3.51%) IBM
4 2 (3.51%) LexisNexis
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