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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 221 249 226
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -23
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 30 18 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.47% 0.27% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.31% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 32
Median salary £46,000 £31,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+48.38% -4.61%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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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
5606 5898 6406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.20% 88.44% 86.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4684 4896 5237
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing GAP Analysis as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GAP Analysis within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +10 26 £46,000 -1.60% 2
Cheshire +32 4 £36,000 +16.12%
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England

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing GAP Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 25 (43.10%) Finance
2 24 (41.38%) Manufacturing
2 24 (41.38%) SAP
3 20 (34.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (32.76%) Change Management
5 18 (31.03%) Project Management
6 17 (29.31%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (24.14%) Data Mapping
7 14 (24.14%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (22.41%) Business Analysis
8 13 (22.41%) Unit Testing
8 13 (22.41%) SAP SD
8 13 (22.41%) SAP MM
8 13 (22.41%) SAP PP
8 13 (22.41%) SAP QM
8 13 (22.41%) Retail
9 11 (18.97%) General Ledger
9 11 (18.97%) SAP CO
9 11 (18.97%) SAP FI/CO
9 11 (18.97%) Publishing
9 11 (18.97%) SAP FI
9 11 (18.97%) Integration Testing
9 11 (18.97%) System Testing
9 11 (18.97%) Legacy Data Mapping
10 9 (15.52%) PRINCE2
11 8 (13.79%) Migration
11 8 (13.79%) Data Migration
12 7 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (10.34%) BPR
14 5 (8.62%) Information Security

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (22.41%) SAP MM
1 13 (22.41%) SAP PP
1 13 (22.41%) SAP QM
1 13 (22.41%) SAP SD
2 11 (18.97%) SAP CO
2 11 (18.97%) SAP FI
2 11 (18.97%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (5.17%) PeopleSoft HRMS
General
1 25 (43.10%) Finance
2 24 (41.38%) Manufacturing
3 13 (22.41%) Retail
4 11 (18.97%) General Ledger
4 11 (18.97%) Publishing
5 4 (6.90%) Legal
5 4 (6.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (58.62%) Consultant
2 27 (46.55%) Analyst
3 25 (43.10%) Business Analyst
4 24 (41.38%) SAP Consultant
5 13 (22.41%) SAP MM Consultant
5 13 (22.41%) SAP WM Consultant
6 11 (18.97%) SAP CO Consultant
6 11 (18.97%) SAP FI Consultant
6 11 (18.97%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 11 (18.97%) SAP Financial Consultant
7 8 (13.79%) Business Process Analyst
7 8 (13.79%) Data Business Analyst
7 8 (13.79%) Data Migration Analyst
7 8 (13.79%) Data Migration Business Analyst
7 8 (13.79%) Migration Analyst
7 8 (13.79%) Process Analyst
8 7 (12.07%) Business Consultant
8 7 (12.07%) Data Consultant
8 7 (12.07%) Migration Consultant
8 7 (12.07%) Process Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 17 (29.31%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.72%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (34.48%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (32.76%) Change Management
3 18 (31.03%) Project Management
4 14 (24.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 14 (24.14%) Data Mapping
5 13 (22.41%) Business Analysis
5 13 (22.41%) Unit Testing
6 11 (18.97%) Integration Testing
6 11 (18.97%) Legacy Data Mapping
6 11 (18.97%) System Testing
7 9 (15.52%) PRINCE2
8 8 (13.79%) Data Migration
8 8 (13.79%) Migration
9 7 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (10.34%) BPR
11 5 (8.62%) Data Analysis
11 5 (8.62%) Information Security
12 4 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
13 3 (5.17%) Security Patching
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) Degree
2 4 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.72%) CISA
3 1 (1.72%) CISM
3 1 (1.72%) CISSP
3 1 (1.72%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 24 (41.38%) SAP
2 3 (5.17%) Cognos
2 3 (5.17%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
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