The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GAP Analysis
Rank 18 15 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 2 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 2.33% 5.63% 3.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.67% 6.15% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
GAP Analysis
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Walsall region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
75 65 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 87.21% 91.55% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 72 60 15
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,050 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £47,500 £53,000
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 Walsall

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

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

GAP Analysis
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

GAP Analysis Salary Trend in Walsall

GAP Analysis
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) HND
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) System Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Business Systems Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) HND
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Degree