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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GAP Analysis
Rank 188 193 179
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 34 19 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.58% 0.35% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.44% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 24 12 21
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £35,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,400 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+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
4886 4315 4255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.00% 79.86% 78.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4006 3600 3591
Average salary £42,500 £41,405 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.64% +3.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 July 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 July 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 +2 24 £63,750 +27.50% 4
Walsall - 4 £42,500 - 1
Coventry -11 1 - -
Warwickshire -16 1 - -
West Bromwich - 1 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 £32,500 - 1
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England

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 24 (43.64%) Finance
2 16 (29.09%) Cisco
2 16 (29.09%) CCIE
2 16 (29.09%) CCNP
2 16 (29.09%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (29.09%) Juniper
2 16 (29.09%) CheckPoint
2 16 (29.09%) Cisco Nexus
3 15 (27.27%) Network Security
4 14 (25.45%) McAfee
5 12 (21.82%) Business Analysis
6 10 (18.18%) Firewall
6 10 (18.18%) BGP
6 10 (18.18%) OSPF
6 10 (18.18%) SQL
6 10 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
6 10 (18.18%) Spanning Tree
7 9 (16.36%) Oracle
8 8 (14.55%) Microsoft
8 8 (14.55%) XML
8 8 (14.55%) PL/SQL
8 8 (14.55%) Project Management
9 7 (12.73%) Oracle EBS
9 7 (12.73%) Oracle Financials
9 7 (12.73%) Oracle Forms
9 7 (12.73%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (12.73%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (10.91%) SDLC
10 6 (10.91%) ERP
10 6 (10.91%) Manufacturing

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (9.09%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle UPK
3 1 (1.82%) NServiceBus
3 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Office
1 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (12.73%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle FAH
4 3 (5.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (3.64%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (3.64%) SAP FI
5 2 (3.64%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (3.64%) SAP CO
5 2 (3.64%) HFM
6 1 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (29.09%) Cisco Nexus
2 15 (27.27%) Network Security
3 10 (18.18%) Spanning Tree
3 10 (18.18%) OSPF
3 10 (18.18%) BGP
3 10 (18.18%) Firewall
3 10 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.82%) VoIP
4 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (9.09%) SQLPlus
1 5 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
1 5 (9.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (3.64%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.82%) MySQL
3 1 (1.82%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (9.09%) Toad
3 1 (1.82%) Subversion
3 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (43.64%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.45%) Banking
4 2 (3.64%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.64%) Back Office
5 1 (1.82%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (43.64%) Analyst
2 17 (30.91%) Business Analyst
3 9 (16.36%) Consultant
4 8 (14.55%) Network Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) Systems Analyst
6 5 (9.09%) Oracle Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Network Specialist
7 4 (7.27%) Lead Network Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) Change Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) Business Change Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) Lead Business Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) Senior Network Specialist
9 2 (3.64%) Technical Specialist
9 2 (3.64%) Oracle Financials Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Network Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) Oracle Developer
9 2 (3.64%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
9 2 (3.64%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.55%) XML
2 2 (3.64%) .NET
2 2 (3.64%) J2EE
3 1 (1.82%) CSS
3 1 (1.82%) Web Services
3 1 (1.82%) XSD
3 1 (1.82%) EDI
3 1 (1.82%) SAML
3 1 (1.82%) Ajax
3 1 (1.82%) WCF
3 1 (1.82%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
1 2 (3.64%) Fixed Income
1 2 (3.64%) Taxonomies
2 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.82%) PKI
2 1 (1.82%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.82%) Business Analysis
2 8 (14.55%) Project Management
3 7 (12.73%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (12.73%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (10.91%) SDLC
4 6 (10.91%) Migration
4 6 (10.91%) ERP
5 5 (9.09%) OOD
5 5 (9.09%) Workflow
5 5 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (7.27%) Use Case
6 4 (7.27%) Change Control
6 4 (7.27%) Data Migration
7 3 (5.45%) System Testing
7 3 (5.45%) Business Transformation
7 3 (5.45%) Procure-to-pay
7 3 (5.45%) Integration Testing
7 3 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.18%) SQL
2 8 (14.55%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.82%) C#
3 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (29.09%) CCIE
1 16 (29.09%) CCNP
1 16 (29.09%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (9.09%) Degree
3 2 (3.64%) ISEB
4 1 (1.82%) CISSP
4 1 (1.82%) CCNA
4 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) CBAP
4 1 (1.82%) GIAC
4 1 (1.82%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (29.09%) Cisco
1 16 (29.09%) Juniper
1 16 (29.09%) CheckPoint
2 14 (25.45%) McAfee
3 9 (16.36%) Oracle
4 8 (14.55%) Microsoft
5 5 (9.09%) Hyperion
6 2 (3.64%) Business Objects
6 2 (3.64%) SAP
7 1 (1.82%) Citrix
7 1 (1.82%) Pega
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