The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 194 188 197
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 52 35 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.85% 0.61% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 0.71% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 30 25 15
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,750 £65,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-7.21% +2.10%
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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5348 4903 4553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.73% 85.78% 83.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4145 4061 3809
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

GAP Analysis
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

GAP Analysis Salary Trend in the West Midlands

GAP Analysis
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

GAP Analysis Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

GAP Analysis
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GAP Analysis within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 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
Birmingham -9 30 £50,000 -21.56% 2
Staffordshire - 17 £52,500 -
Solihull - 3 £50,000 - 1
Warwickshire -1 1 £60,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 £45,000 -
GAP Analysis
England

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 57 (60.64%) Finance
2 34 (36.17%) Oracle
2 34 (36.17%) Manufacturing
3 27 (28.72%) Oracle EBS
3 27 (28.72%) Oracle EBS R12
4 25 (26.60%) SQL
4 25 (26.60%) SAP
5 22 (23.40%) Oracle Financials
6 21 (22.34%) Risk Management
6 21 (22.34%) Oracle Receivables
6 21 (22.34%) Mentoring
6 21 (22.34%) Translating Business Requirements
7 20 (21.28%) XML
7 20 (21.28%) PL/SQL
8 19 (20.21%) Change Management
8 19 (20.21%) Workflow
8 19 (20.21%) Oracle Payables
9 18 (19.15%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 18 (19.15%) Oracle Workflow
9 18 (19.15%) Oracle Reports
10 17 (18.09%) Toad
10 17 (18.09%) SQLPlus
10 17 (18.09%) Oracle UPK
10 17 (18.09%) Incident Management
11 16 (17.02%) Oracle Assets
11 16 (17.02%) Business Intelligence
11 16 (17.02%) Microsoft
12 15 (15.96%) Root Cause Analysis
13 14 (14.89%) User Acceptance Testing
13 14 (14.89%) Retail

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 18 (19.15%) Oracle Workflow
2 17 (18.09%) Oracle UPK
3 1 (1.06%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 9 (9.57%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.32%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.06%) MS Office
3 1 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 27 (28.72%) Oracle EBS
1 27 (28.72%) Oracle EBS R12
2 22 (23.40%) Oracle Financials
3 21 (22.34%) Oracle Receivables
4 19 (20.21%) Oracle Payables
5 16 (17.02%) Oracle Assets
6 12 (12.77%) Oracle Cash Management
6 12 (12.77%) Oracle iProcurement
7 10 (10.64%) HFM
7 10 (10.64%) SAP MM
8 8 (8.51%) Oracle FAH
8 8 (8.51%) SAP CO
8 8 (8.51%) SAP FI
8 8 (8.51%) SAP FI/CO
9 5 (5.32%) Oracle 11i
10 4 (4.26%) Oracle ASCP
11 3 (3.19%) SAP SCM
12 2 (2.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 2 (2.13%) SAP BPC
12 2 (2.13%) SAP PP-PI
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.83%) Firewall
2 10 (10.64%) BGP
2 10 (10.64%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (10.64%) Network Security
3 9 (9.57%) OSPF
3 9 (9.57%) Spanning Tree
4 6 (6.38%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (6.38%) TCP/IP
5 5 (5.32%) Internet
6 3 (3.19%) HTTP
6 3 (3.19%) IPsec
6 3 (3.19%) LAN
6 3 (3.19%) SSL
6 3 (3.19%) VPN
6 3 (3.19%) WAN
6 3 (3.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.15%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 18 (19.15%) Oracle Reports
2 17 (18.09%) SQLPlus
3 8 (8.51%) Oracle Database
4 7 (7.45%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (2.13%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.06%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 17 (18.09%) Toad
2 9 (9.57%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.06%) ProC
General
1 57 (60.64%) Finance
2 34 (36.17%) Manufacturing
3 14 (14.89%) Retail
4 8 (8.51%) Publishing
5 7 (7.45%) General Ledger
6 6 (6.38%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (5.32%) Automotive
8 2 (2.13%) Billing
9 1 (1.06%) Banking
9 1 (1.06%) Law
9 1 (1.06%) Legal
Job Titles
1 47 (50.00%) Analyst
2 35 (37.23%) Consultant
3 24 (25.53%) Business Analyst
4 17 (18.09%) Oracle Analyst
5 15 (15.96%) Oracle Consultant
5 15 (15.96%) SAP Consultant
6 14 (14.89%) Functional Consultant
6 14 (14.89%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 13 (13.83%) Oracle Financials Consultant
8 12 (12.77%) Financial Analyst
8 12 (12.77%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
8 12 (12.77%) Senior Consultant
9 10 (10.64%) Senior Functional Consultant
9 10 (10.64%) Senior Oracle Consultant
9 10 (10.64%) Senior Oracle Financials Consultant
9 10 (10.64%) Senior Oracle Functional Consultant
9 10 (10.64%) Systems Analyst
10 9 (9.57%) Oracle Financials Support
10 9 (9.57%) SAP Analyst
11 8 (8.51%) SAP Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (21.28%) XML
2 1 (1.06%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.38%) Data Protection Act
1 6 (6.38%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (2.13%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.06%) Derivative
4 1 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.06%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.34%) Mentoring
1 21 (22.34%) Risk Management
1 21 (22.34%) Translating Business Requirements
2 19 (20.21%) Change Management
2 19 (20.21%) Workflow
3 17 (18.09%) Incident Management
4 16 (17.02%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (15.96%) Root Cause Analysis
6 14 (14.89%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (11.70%) Requirements Analysis
8 10 (10.64%) ERP
9 9 (9.57%) Security Operations
10 8 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (8.51%) Data Mapping
10 8 (8.51%) Integration Testing
10 8 (8.51%) Legacy Data Mapping
10 8 (8.51%) System Testing
11 7 (7.45%) Logistics
11 7 (7.45%) OOD
11 7 (7.45%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (26.60%) SQL
2 20 (21.28%) PL/SQL
3 4 (4.26%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 10 (10.64%) Degree
2 9 (9.57%) CCIE
2 9 (9.57%) CCNP
2 9 (9.57%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (8.51%) CISSP
4 7 (7.45%) CISM
5 2 (2.13%) PCI QSA
5 2 (2.13%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.13%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.06%) CCDE
6 1 (1.06%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (1.06%) CLAS
6 1 (1.06%) CREST Certified
6 1 (1.06%) GIAC
6 1 (1.06%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.64%) QA
2 8 (8.51%) PCI DSS
3 7 (7.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (4.26%) COBIT
5 2 (2.13%) PA-DSS
6 1 (1.06%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (1.06%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (3.19%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 34 (36.17%) Oracle
2 25 (26.60%) SAP
3 16 (17.02%) Microsoft
4 10 (10.64%) CheckPoint
4 10 (10.64%) Cisco
4 10 (10.64%) Hyperion
4 10 (10.64%) Juniper
5 9 (9.57%) Intel Security
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago