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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GAP Analysis
Rank 225 234 216
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -18
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 38 8 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.50% 0.12% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.15% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 30 8 28
Average salary £32,500 £49,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.34% +4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £42,500 £32,350
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £51,500 £68,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
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
6315 5451 5652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.92% 80.32% 79.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5292 4577 4871
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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 +19 29 £32,500 -33.67% 2
Cheshire - 5 - -
Lancashire +4 4 £45,000 -18.18%
GAP Analysis
England

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 28 (43.75%) SQL
2 23 (35.94%) Finance
3 17 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (25.00%) CRM
5 14 (21.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 14 (21.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (20.31%) Data Analysis
6 13 (20.31%) Campaign Management
6 13 (20.31%) Data Mining
7 11 (17.19%) Waterfall
7 11 (17.19%) RedPrairie
7 11 (17.19%) Workflow
8 10 (15.63%) PRINCE2
8 10 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (12.50%) Retail
10 7 (10.94%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (10.94%) Business Analysis
10 7 (10.94%) Use Case
10 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
11 6 (9.38%) MS Excel
11 6 (9.38%) SAP
12 5 (7.81%) Degree
12 5 (7.81%) QA
12 5 (7.81%) Logistics
12 5 (7.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (6.25%) Project Management
13 4 (6.25%) UML
13 4 (6.25%) Epicor

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.13%) CMS
2 2 (3.13%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.56%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.25%) PowerPivot
3 2 (3.13%) MS Office
3 2 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.56%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.56%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.56%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (21.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (21.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 13 (20.31%) Data Mining
4 2 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.56%) QlikView
5 1 (1.56%) Base SAS
5 1 (1.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Toad
1 1 (1.56%) ProC
General
1 23 (35.94%) Finance
2 8 (12.50%) Retail
3 2 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.13%) Banking
3 2 (3.13%) Legal
4 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.56%) Games
4 1 (1.56%) Billing
4 1 (1.56%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 45 (70.31%) Analyst
2 18 (28.13%) Business Analyst
3 15 (23.44%) CRM Analyst
4 8 (12.50%) Senior Business Analyst
4 8 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (9.38%) Systems Analyst
5 6 (9.38%) MI Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) Consultant
6 5 (7.81%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.13%) Architect
7 2 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
7 2 (3.13%) Web Business Analyst
7 2 (3.13%) Web Analyst
7 2 (3.13%) Senior Web Analyst
7 2 (3.13%) Principal Architect
8 1 (1.56%) Graduate Business Analyst
8 1 (1.56%) SAS Administrator
8 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
8 1 (1.56%) Validation Specialist
8 1 (1.56%) Trainee Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) COM
1 1 (1.56%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.56%) Online Games
4 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.56%) UNIX
1 1 (1.56%) Windows
1 1 (1.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (25.00%) CRM
3 13 (20.31%) Data Analysis
3 13 (20.31%) Campaign Management
4 11 (17.19%) Waterfall
4 11 (17.19%) Workflow
5 10 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (15.63%) PRINCE2
6 7 (10.94%) Business Analysis
6 7 (10.94%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (10.94%) Use Case
7 5 (7.81%) Logistics
8 4 (6.25%) Software Engineering
8 4 (6.25%) UML
8 4 (6.25%) Project Management
8 4 (6.25%) ERP
8 4 (6.25%) User Stories
9 2 (3.13%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (3.13%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 28 (43.75%) SQL
2 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) Degree
1 5 (7.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.56%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.56%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (1.56%) GAMP
2 1 (1.56%) GMP
2 1 (1.56%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 11 (17.19%) RedPrairie
2 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.38%) SAP
4 4 (6.25%) Epicor
5 2 (3.13%) Sage
5 2 (3.13%) Sitecore
5 2 (3.13%) Oracle
5 2 (3.13%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.56%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Steria
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago