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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 205 195 188
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 38 22 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.61% 0.41% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.49% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 30 19 19
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
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
5443 4448 4100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.38% 83.56% 84.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4287 3711 3398
Average salary £43,250 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GAP Analysis within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(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
Birmingham 0 19 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Staffordshire - 8 £50,000 -
Shropshire - 7 £65,000 -
Walsall -8 4 £35,500 -16.47%
GAP Analysis
England

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 52 (59.77%) Finance
2 37 (42.53%) Oracle
3 31 (35.63%) Oracle EBS
4 29 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
5 28 (32.18%) SQL
6 26 (29.89%) Oracle Financials
6 26 (29.89%) Manufacturing
7 25 (28.74%) XML
8 24 (27.59%) PL/SQL
8 24 (27.59%) Workflow
9 23 (26.44%) Oracle Receivables
10 22 (25.29%) SAP
11 20 (22.99%) Oracle Reports
11 20 (22.99%) Oracle Workflow
11 20 (22.99%) Mentoring
11 20 (22.99%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 19 (21.84%) Oracle Payables
12 19 (21.84%) Translating Business Requirements
12 19 (21.84%) Oracle UPK
12 19 (21.84%) Incident Management
12 19 (21.84%) Toad
12 19 (21.84%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (21.84%) SQLPlus
13 18 (20.69%) Requirements Analysis
14 17 (19.54%) Root Cause Analysis
15 15 (17.24%) Microsoft
15 15 (17.24%) Change Management
16 13 (14.94%) Risk Management
16 13 (14.94%) ERP
17 12 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 20 (22.99%) Oracle Workflow
2 19 (21.84%) Oracle UPK
3 1 (1.15%) Apache
3 1 (1.15%) CICS
3 1 (1.15%) JBoss
3 1 (1.15%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.15%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.15%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (8.05%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.60%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.15%) MS Office
3 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 31 (35.63%) Oracle EBS
2 29 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 26 (29.89%) Oracle Financials
4 23 (26.44%) Oracle Receivables
5 19 (21.84%) Oracle Payables
6 12 (13.79%) Oracle Assets
7 11 (12.64%) HFM
7 11 (12.64%) Oracle Cash Management
8 10 (11.49%) Oracle FAH
8 10 (11.49%) Oracle iProcurement
8 10 (11.49%) SAP MM
9 8 (9.20%) Oracle 11i
9 8 (9.20%) Oracle ASCP
10 5 (5.75%) SAP SCM
11 4 (4.60%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 3 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
12 3 (3.45%) SAP PP
12 3 (3.45%) SAP PP-PI
13 2 (2.30%) SAP FI
13 2 (2.30%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.45%) BGP
1 3 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (3.45%) Firewall
1 3 (3.45%) Network Security
2 2 (2.30%) OSPF
2 2 (2.30%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (2.30%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.15%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.99%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 20 (22.99%) Oracle Reports
2 19 (21.84%) SQLPlus
3 7 (8.05%) Oracle BI EE
4 6 (6.90%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.30%) SAP BW
5 2 (2.30%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.15%) MySQL
6 1 (1.15%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 19 (21.84%) Toad
2 11 (12.64%) Oracle Forms
General
1 52 (59.77%) Finance
2 26 (29.89%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.75%) Law
3 5 (5.75%) Legal
4 3 (3.45%) Retail
5 2 (2.30%) Billing
5 2 (2.30%) General Ledger
5 2 (2.30%) Publishing
6 1 (1.15%) Automotive
6 1 (1.15%) Banking
6 1 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 46 (52.87%) Analyst
2 26 (29.89%) Consultant
3 25 (28.74%) Business Analyst
4 19 (21.84%) Oracle Analyst
5 16 (18.39%) SAP Analyst
6 15 (17.24%) SAP Business Analyst
7 12 (13.79%) Financial Analyst
7 12 (13.79%) Functional Consultant
7 12 (13.79%) Oracle Financials Support
8 11 (12.64%) Senior Analyst
8 11 (12.64%) Systems Analyst
9 10 (11.49%) SAP MM Analyst
9 10 (11.49%) SAP MM Business Analyst
9 10 (11.49%) Senior Business Analyst
10 9 (10.34%) Oracle Consultant
10 9 (10.34%) Principal Consultant
10 9 (10.34%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
10 9 (10.34%) Support Analyst
11 8 (9.20%) Functional Analyst
11 8 (9.20%) Oracle Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (28.74%) XML
2 1 (1.15%) .NET
2 1 (1.15%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.15%) CSS
2 1 (1.15%) EDI
2 1 (1.15%) HTML
2 1 (1.15%) J2EE
2 1 (1.15%) JMS
2 1 (1.15%) jQuery
2 1 (1.15%) Middleware
2 1 (1.15%) REST
2 1 (1.15%) SAML
2 1 (1.15%) SignalR
2 1 (1.15%) SOAP
2 1 (1.15%) Web Services
2 1 (1.15%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.30%) Computer Science
1 2 (2.30%) Data Extraction
1 2 (2.30%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.15%) Derivative
2 1 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.15%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.59%) Workflow
2 20 (22.99%) Mentoring
3 19 (21.84%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (21.84%) Incident Management
3 19 (21.84%) Translating Business Requirements
4 18 (20.69%) Requirements Analysis
5 17 (19.54%) Root Cause Analysis
6 15 (17.24%) Change Management
7 13 (14.94%) ERP
7 13 (14.94%) Risk Management
8 12 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (12.64%) Logistics
10 7 (8.05%) OOD
10 7 (8.05%) Presales
11 5 (5.75%) Business Analysis
11 5 (5.75%) Data Security
11 5 (5.75%) Digital Forensics
11 5 (5.75%) Project Management
12 4 (4.60%) Coaching
12 4 (4.60%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 28 (32.18%) SQL
2 24 (27.59%) PL/SQL
3 2 (2.30%) C#
4 1 (1.15%) Java
4 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (9.20%) CISSP
1 8 (9.20%) Degree
2 6 (6.90%) CISM
3 5 (5.75%) PCI QSA
3 5 (5.75%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.75%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.45%) CCIE
4 3 (3.45%) CCNP
4 3 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.30%) CLAS
5 2 (2.30%) GIAC
5 2 (2.30%) SANS
6 1 (1.15%) ACCA
6 1 (1.15%) CCDE
6 1 (1.15%) CIMA
6 1 (1.15%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.49%) QA
2 8 (9.20%) PCI DSS
3 6 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (5.75%) ISO 9001
4 5 (5.75%) PA-DSS
5 2 (2.30%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 37 (42.53%) Oracle
2 22 (25.29%) SAP
3 15 (17.24%) Microsoft
4 11 (12.64%) Hyperion
5 3 (3.45%) CheckPoint
5 3 (3.45%) Cisco
5 3 (3.45%) Juniper
6 2 (2.30%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.15%) BEA
7 1 (1.15%) CA
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