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 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 194 182 168
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -14
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 28 22 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.49% 0.41% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.53% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 21 13 23
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £61,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
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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
4664 4185 3509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.14% 78.69% 75.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4003 3553 2993
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £57,500
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 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 24 October 2014.

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 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
Birmingham -5 13 £42,500 -24.44% 3
Warwickshire +14 12 £41,000 -
Walsall -3 2 - -
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England

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 14 (29.79%) Finance
1 14 (29.79%) QA
2 12 (25.53%) Business Analysis
2 12 (25.53%) Banking
3 9 (19.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (19.15%) Degree
4 8 (17.02%) Computer Science
4 8 (17.02%) Data Analysis
4 8 (17.02%) Automotive
4 8 (17.02%) Change Management
4 8 (17.02%) Project Management
5 7 (14.89%) Credit Risk
6 6 (12.77%) ITIL
6 6 (12.77%) Content Management
6 6 (12.77%) Document Management
7 5 (10.64%) Electronics
7 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (8.51%) Requirements Management
8 4 (8.51%) Risk Management
8 4 (8.51%) Economics
8 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (8.51%) CMMI
8 4 (8.51%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
8 4 (8.51%) Investment Banking
8 4 (8.51%) Six Sigma
8 4 (8.51%) Configuration Management
9 3 (6.38%) Service Management
9 3 (6.38%) MS Office
9 3 (6.38%) SAP
9 3 (6.38%) ISEB

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Office
2 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.13%) Simulink
3 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (2.13%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.13%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (2.13%) SAP CO
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) SaaS
General
1 14 (29.79%) Finance
2 12 (25.53%) Banking
3 8 (17.02%) Automotive
4 5 (10.64%) Electronics
5 4 (8.51%) Investment Banking
6 2 (4.26%) Front Office
7 1 (2.13%) General Ledger
7 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (59.57%) Analyst
2 27 (57.45%) Business Analyst
3 8 (17.02%) Process Engineer
4 7 (14.89%) Lead Business Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Report Specialist
8 1 (2.13%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Consultant
8 1 (2.13%) Senior Business Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Change Manager
8 1 (2.13%) Business Change Manager
8 1 (2.13%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
8 1 (2.13%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) SAP Consultant
8 1 (2.13%) Change Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Computer Science
2 7 (14.89%) Credit Risk
3 4 (8.51%) Economics
3 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.26%) Market Risk
5 1 (2.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (2.13%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.53%) Business Analysis
2 9 (19.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (17.02%) Change Management
3 8 (17.02%) Project Management
3 8 (17.02%) Data Analysis
4 6 (12.77%) ITIL
4 6 (12.77%) Content Management
4 6 (12.77%) Document Management
5 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (8.51%) Requirements Management
6 4 (8.51%) Risk Management
6 4 (8.51%) CMMI
6 4 (8.51%) Six Sigma
6 4 (8.51%) Configuration Management
7 3 (6.38%) Service Management
7 3 (6.38%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (6.38%) System Testing
7 3 (6.38%) Data Mapping
7 3 (6.38%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) SQL
1 1 (2.13%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Degree
2 3 (6.38%) ISEB
3 2 (4.26%) HND
4 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (29.79%) QA
2 4 (8.51%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
3 2 (4.26%) SLA
4 1 (2.13%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (6.38%) SAP
2 1 (2.13%) Xilinx
2 1 (2.13%) Altera
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Proteus Europe
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Scott Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum 31 days a/l, pension, free parking
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 18 days ago
Worcestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + holiday incentives, company car, bonuses
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago