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 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 206 237 226
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -11
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 28 20 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.51% 0.31% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.35% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 24 18 25
Median salary £37,750 £48,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.16% +14.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £28,979
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-7.21% -
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
4806 5642 6036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.83% 88.29% 85.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4065 4585 4819
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
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 26 June 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GAP Analysis within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 June 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 +19 21 £37,500 -30.55% 5
Cheshire +38 5 £52,500 +33.75%
Merseyside +1 2 £38,750 -22.50%
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England

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 29 (51.79%) Change Management
2 21 (37.50%) Finance
3 18 (32.14%) Business Analysis
4 17 (30.36%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (28.57%) Project Management
6 11 (19.64%) Migration
6 11 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (19.64%) Retail
6 11 (19.64%) Data Migration
7 10 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (16.07%) Manufacturing
8 9 (16.07%) SAP
8 9 (16.07%) Systems Analysis
9 8 (14.29%) Process Improvement
9 8 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 8 (14.29%) BPR
10 7 (12.50%) SAP CO
10 7 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
10 7 (12.50%) MS Visio
10 7 (12.50%) Data Modelling
10 7 (12.50%) SAP FI
10 7 (12.50%) MS Excel
10 7 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (12.50%) Data Governance
10 7 (12.50%) Data Structures
10 7 (12.50%) Integration Testing
10 7 (12.50%) Degree
11 6 (10.71%) System Testing
11 6 (10.71%) Data Mapping
11 6 (10.71%) Legacy Data Mapping

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 7 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 4 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (12.50%) SAP CO
1 7 (12.50%) SAP FI
1 7 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (5.36%) SAP PP
3 2 (3.57%) SAP MM
3 2 (3.57%) SAP SD
4 1 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.79%) SAP QM
4 1 (1.79%) SAP WM
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) LSMW
General
1 21 (37.50%) Finance
2 11 (19.64%) Retail
3 9 (16.07%) Manufacturing
4 6 (10.71%) Publishing
5 5 (8.93%) General Ledger
6 4 (7.14%) Legal
7 3 (5.36%) Marketing
8 2 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (76.79%) Analyst
2 31 (55.36%) Business Analyst
3 17 (30.36%) Consultant
4 12 (21.43%) Process Analyst
5 8 (14.29%) Business Process Analyst
5 8 (14.29%) Data Business Analyst
5 8 (14.29%) Data Migration Analyst
5 8 (14.29%) Data Migration Business Analyst
5 8 (14.29%) Migration Analyst
5 8 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
6 7 (12.50%) Business Consultant
6 7 (12.50%) Business Process Consultant
6 7 (12.50%) Data Analyst
6 7 (12.50%) Data Consultant
6 7 (12.50%) Data Migration Consultant
6 7 (12.50%) Migration Consultant
6 7 (12.50%) Process Consultant
6 7 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
7 6 (10.71%) SAP FI Consultant
7 6 (10.71%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.36%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.50%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.79%) Derivative
3 1 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (51.79%) Change Management
2 18 (32.14%) Business Analysis
3 16 (28.57%) Project Management
4 11 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (19.64%) Data Migration
4 11 (19.64%) Migration
5 10 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (16.07%) Systems Analysis
7 8 (14.29%) BPR
7 8 (14.29%) Process Improvement
8 7 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (12.50%) Data Governance
8 7 (12.50%) Data Modelling
8 7 (12.50%) Integration Testing
9 6 (10.71%) Data Mapping
9 6 (10.71%) Legacy Data Mapping
9 6 (10.71%) System Testing
10 5 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (8.93%) Information Security
10 5 (8.93%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.57%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) Degree
2 4 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (5.36%) CISM
3 3 (5.36%) CISSP
4 2 (3.57%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (3.57%) IISP
5 1 (1.79%) ISEB
5 1 (1.79%) PCI QSA
5 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.57%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (3.57%) JSP 440
2 2 (3.57%) RMADS
3 1 (1.79%) PA-DSS
3 1 (1.79%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 9 (16.07%) SAP
2 8 (14.29%) Microsoft
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Pro-Quest
Salary: 80000-90000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago