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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GAP Analysis
Rank 185 199 176
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -23
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 38 19 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.65% 0.35% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.44% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 25 10 24
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,250 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,000 £59,700
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
4920 4279 4371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.59% 79.33% 78.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3949 3550 3683
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +2.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 2015. 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 +7 27 £63,750 +27.50%
Walsall - 7 £43,000 - 1
Staffordshire - 2 - -
West Bromwich - 1 - -
GAP Analysis
England

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 27 (45.00%) Finance
2 16 (26.67%) CheckPoint
2 16 (26.67%) CCIE
2 16 (26.67%) CCNP
2 16 (26.67%) Cisco
2 16 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (26.67%) Juniper
2 16 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 15 (25.00%) Network Security
3 15 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 14 (23.33%) McAfee
5 10 (16.67%) OSPF
5 10 (16.67%) Firewall
5 10 (16.67%) BGP
5 10 (16.67%) SQL
5 10 (16.67%) Oracle
5 10 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
5 10 (16.67%) Spanning Tree
6 9 (15.00%) SDLC
6 9 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (15.00%) Project Management
7 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 8 (13.33%) XML
7 8 (13.33%) PL/SQL
7 8 (13.33%) Oracle EBS
7 8 (13.33%) Manufacturing
8 7 (11.67%) Change Management
8 7 (11.67%) Oracle Forms
8 7 (11.67%) Oracle Financials
8 7 (11.67%) Root Cause Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 5 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle UPK
3 1 (1.67%) NServiceBus
3 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Self-Service HR
3 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Office
1 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (11.67%) Oracle Financials
3 6 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (6.67%) Oracle FAH
5 4 (6.67%) SAP FI
5 4 (6.67%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (6.67%) SAP CO
6 3 (5.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (3.33%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (3.33%) HFM
8 1 (1.67%) SAP MM
8 1 (1.67%) SAP PP
8 1 (1.67%) PeopleSoft HRMS
8 1 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 15 (25.00%) Network Security
3 10 (16.67%) Spanning Tree
3 10 (16.67%) OSPF
3 10 (16.67%) BGP
3 10 (16.67%) Firewall
3 10 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.67%) VoIP
4 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (8.33%) SQLPlus
1 5 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
1 5 (8.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 4 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.67%) MySQL
4 1 (1.67%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (8.33%) Toad
3 1 (1.67%) Subversion
3 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (45.00%) Finance
2 8 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.00%) Banking
4 2 (3.33%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.33%) General Ledger
4 2 (3.33%) Marketing
4 2 (3.33%) Back Office
5 1 (1.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 24 (40.00%) Analyst
2 17 (28.33%) Business Analyst
3 14 (23.33%) Consultant
4 8 (13.33%) Network Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
6 5 (8.33%) Oracle Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Network Specialist
7 4 (6.67%) Lead Network Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Change Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Business Change Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Lead Business Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Oracle Financials Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Senior Network Specialist
9 2 (3.33%) Technical Specialist
9 2 (3.33%) Network Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.33%) XML
2 2 (3.33%) .NET
2 2 (3.33%) J2EE
2 2 (3.33%) EDI
3 1 (1.67%) SAML
3 1 (1.67%) Middleware
3 1 (1.67%) Ajax
3 1 (1.67%) WCF
3 1 (1.67%) jQuery
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.67%) CSS
3 1 (1.67%) Web Services
3 1 (1.67%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.33%) Fixed Income
2 2 (3.33%) Derivative
2 2 (3.33%) Taxonomies
3 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.67%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 9 (15.00%) Project Management
2 9 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (15.00%) SDLC
3 7 (11.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (11.67%) Change Management
4 6 (10.00%) ERP
4 6 (10.00%) Migration
5 5 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 5 (8.33%) OOD
5 5 (8.33%) Workflow
5 5 (8.33%) Integration Testing
5 5 (8.33%) System Testing
5 5 (8.33%) Process Architecture
6 4 (6.67%) Data Migration
6 4 (6.67%) Data Mapping
6 4 (6.67%) Legacy Data Mapping
6 4 (6.67%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.67%) SQL
2 8 (13.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (3.33%) ABAP
4 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.67%) C
4 1 (1.67%) C#
4 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (26.67%) CCIE
1 16 (26.67%) CCNP
1 16 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (8.33%) Degree
3 2 (3.33%) ISEB
4 1 (1.67%) CISSP
4 1 (1.67%) CCNA
4 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.67%) CBAP
4 1 (1.67%) GIAC
4 1 (1.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (26.67%) Cisco
1 16 (26.67%) Juniper
1 16 (26.67%) CheckPoint
2 14 (23.33%) McAfee
3 10 (16.67%) Oracle
4 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 6 (10.00%) SAP
6 5 (8.33%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.67%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.67%) Citrix
7 1 (1.67%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.67%) Pega
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, h/c etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands
Boston Capel
Salary: Competitive depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull
Boston Capel
Salary: Competitive depending on experience
Posted: 13 days ago
Walsall
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £43000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago