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

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 204 211 225
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +14
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 22 37 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.40% 0.61% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.69% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 22 33 28
Median salary £37,750 £47,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.68% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £66,500 £52,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
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
4711 5390 5929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.00% 88.38% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3994 4315 4762
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,000 £57,500
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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +8 13 £37,500 -31.19% 1
Merseyside +11 5 £37,500 -25.00%
Cheshire +9 4 £52,500 +11.70% 1
GAP Analysis
England

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 26 (50.00%) Change Management
2 18 (34.62%) Business Analysis
3 16 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (28.85%) Project Management
5 14 (26.92%) Finance
6 9 (17.31%) BPR
6 9 (17.31%) Process Improvement
6 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (17.31%) Systems Analysis
7 8 (15.38%) Degree
7 8 (15.38%) Data Migration
7 8 (15.38%) Data Structures
7 8 (15.38%) Data Governance
7 8 (15.38%) MS Visio
7 8 (15.38%) Data Modelling
7 8 (15.38%) Migration
8 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
8 7 (13.46%) PRINCE2
8 7 (13.46%) MS Excel
8 7 (13.46%) Retail
9 6 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (9.62%) Manufacturing
10 5 (9.62%) Information Security
10 5 (9.62%) SAP
11 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
11 4 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (7.69%) Marketing
11 4 (7.69%) Lean Six Sigma

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 (3.85%) IIS
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (15.38%) MS Visio
2 7 (13.46%) MS Excel
3 4 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) SAP CO
1 3 (5.77%) SAP FI
1 3 (5.77%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (5.77%) SAP PP
2 2 (3.85%) SAP MM
2 2 (3.85%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.92%) SAP QM
3 1 (1.92%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) SuccessFactors
1 1 (1.92%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) LSMW
1 1 (1.92%) Toad
General
1 14 (26.92%) Finance
2 7 (13.46%) Retail
3 5 (9.62%) Manufacturing
4 4 (7.69%) Marketing
5 3 (5.77%) Legal
6 2 (3.85%) Banking
6 2 (3.85%) Publishing
7 1 (1.92%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 39 (75.00%) Analyst
2 26 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 14 (26.92%) Consultant
4 10 (19.23%) Process Analyst
5 8 (15.38%) Data Analyst
5 8 (15.38%) Systems Analyst
6 6 (11.54%) Business Process Analyst
7 5 (9.62%) Business Consultant
7 5 (9.62%) Business Process Consultant
7 5 (9.62%) Data Business Analyst
7 5 (9.62%) Data Consultant
7 5 (9.62%) Data Migration Analyst
7 5 (9.62%) Data Migration Business Analyst
7 5 (9.62%) Data Migration Consultant
7 5 (9.62%) IT Manager
7 5 (9.62%) IT Project Manager
7 5 (9.62%) Migration Analyst
7 5 (9.62%) Migration Consultant
7 5 (9.62%) Process Consultant
7 5 (9.62%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (15.38%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.92%) Derivative
3 1 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.00%) Change Management
2 18 (34.62%) Business Analysis
3 15 (28.85%) Project Management
4 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (17.31%) BPR
4 9 (17.31%) Process Improvement
4 9 (17.31%) Systems Analysis
5 8 (15.38%) Data Governance
5 8 (15.38%) Data Migration
5 8 (15.38%) Data Modelling
5 8 (15.38%) Migration
6 7 (13.46%) PRINCE2
7 6 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (9.62%) Information Security
9 4 (7.69%) CRM
9 4 (7.69%) Lean Six Sigma
9 4 (7.69%) Six Sigma
9 4 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (5.77%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.85%) ABAP
2 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) Degree
2 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (5.77%) CISM
3 3 (5.77%) CISSP
3 3 (5.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (3.85%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (3.85%) IISP
5 1 (1.92%) ISEB
5 1 (1.92%) PCI QSA
5 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.85%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (3.85%) JSP 440
2 2 (3.85%) RMADS
3 1 (1.92%) PA-DSS
3 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.62%) SAP
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle
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