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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 175 203 176
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -27
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 52 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.93% 0.18% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 0.22% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 43 8 10
Average salary £60,000 £42,750 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.35% +17.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £32,850
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
4846 4089 3494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 86.71% 82.72% 82.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4004 3505 2819
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 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 5 February 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 +10 22 £46,250 -7.50% 2
Shropshire - 13 £60,000 -
Walsall - 7 £37,500 - 1
Staffordshire - 7 - -
Warwickshire - 3 £60,000 -
Coventry -3 2 £60,000 +33.33%
GAP Analysis
England

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 32 (41.03%) Finance
2 28 (35.90%) Oracle
3 27 (34.62%) Oracle EBS
4 23 (29.49%) Oracle EBS R12
5 21 (26.92%) Oracle Financials
6 19 (24.36%) XML
6 19 (24.36%) SQL
6 19 (24.36%) Workflow
6 19 (24.36%) Mentoring
7 18 (23.08%) PL/SQL
8 16 (20.51%) SAP
8 16 (20.51%) Manufacturing
9 15 (19.23%) Oracle Workflow
9 15 (19.23%) Oracle Reports
9 15 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (19.23%) Oracle Receivables
9 15 (19.23%) Translating Business Requirements
9 15 (19.23%) Root Cause Analysis
9 15 (19.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 14 (17.95%) Oracle UPK
10 14 (17.95%) Incident Management
10 14 (17.95%) Requirements Analysis
10 14 (17.95%) SQLPlus
10 14 (17.95%) Toad
11 13 (16.67%) ERP
11 13 (16.67%) Oracle General Ledger
12 12 (15.38%) Degree
12 12 (15.38%) Oracle Payables
13 11 (14.10%) CISSP
13 11 (14.10%) PCI DSS

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 15 (19.23%) Oracle Workflow
2 14 (17.95%) Oracle UPK
3 1 (1.28%) Apache
3 1 (1.28%) CICS
3 1 (1.28%) JBoss
3 1 (1.28%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 27 (34.62%) Oracle EBS
2 23 (29.49%) Oracle EBS R12
3 21 (26.92%) Oracle Financials
4 15 (19.23%) Oracle Receivables
5 13 (16.67%) Oracle General Ledger
6 12 (15.38%) Oracle Payables
7 10 (12.82%) HFM
7 10 (12.82%) Oracle FAH
8 8 (10.26%) Oracle 11i
8 8 (10.26%) Oracle Cash Management
9 7 (8.97%) Oracle ASCP
9 7 (8.97%) Oracle iProcurement
9 7 (8.97%) SAP MM
10 6 (7.69%) Oracle Assets
11 4 (5.13%) SAP SCM
12 3 (3.85%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 3 (3.85%) SAP PP
12 3 (3.85%) SAP PP-PI
13 2 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
13 2 (2.56%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.26%) Cisco Nexus
1 8 (10.26%) Network Security
2 2 (2.56%) BGP
2 2 (2.56%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (2.56%) Firewall
2 2 (2.56%) OSPF
2 2 (2.56%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 15 (19.23%) Oracle Reports
2 14 (17.95%) SQLPlus
3 7 (8.97%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.56%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.28%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (17.95%) Toad
2 10 (12.82%) Oracle Forms
General
1 32 (41.03%) Finance
2 16 (20.51%) Manufacturing
3 5 (6.41%) Law
3 5 (6.41%) Legal
4 2 (2.56%) Billing
5 1 (1.28%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 31 (39.74%) Analyst
2 18 (23.08%) Consultant
3 15 (19.23%) Oracle Analyst
4 14 (17.95%) Business Analyst
5 13 (16.67%) SAP Analyst
6 12 (15.38%) Architect
7 11 (14.10%) SAP Business Analyst
7 11 (14.10%) Systems Analyst
8 9 (11.54%) Functional Consultant
8 9 (11.54%) Principal Consultant
8 9 (11.54%) Senior Analyst
8 9 (11.54%) Senior Business Analyst
9 8 (10.26%) Cisco Engineer
9 8 (10.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 8 (10.26%) Network Engineer
9 8 (10.26%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
10 7 (8.97%) Oracle Financials Support
10 7 (8.97%) SAP MM Analyst
10 7 (8.97%) SAP MM Business Analyst
11 6 (7.69%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (24.36%) XML
2 1 (1.28%) .NET
2 1 (1.28%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.28%) CSS
2 1 (1.28%) HTML
2 1 (1.28%) J2EE
2 1 (1.28%) JMS
2 1 (1.28%) jQuery
2 1 (1.28%) Middleware
2 1 (1.28%) REST
2 1 (1.28%) SAML
2 1 (1.28%) SignalR
2 1 (1.28%) SOAP
2 1 (1.28%) Web Services
2 1 (1.28%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.41%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (2.56%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.28%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.36%) Mentoring
1 19 (24.36%) Workflow
2 15 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (19.23%) Root Cause Analysis
2 15 (19.23%) Translating Business Requirements
3 14 (17.95%) Incident Management
3 14 (17.95%) Requirements Analysis
4 13 (16.67%) ERP
5 10 (12.82%) Change Management
6 9 (11.54%) Risk Management
6 9 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (10.26%) Security Operations
8 7 (8.97%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (8.97%) Logistics
8 7 (8.97%) OOD
8 7 (8.97%) Scrum
9 6 (7.69%) Information Security
9 6 (7.69%) Presales
9 6 (7.69%) Software Delivery
9 6 (7.69%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 19 (24.36%) SQL
2 18 (23.08%) PL/SQL
3 7 (8.97%) Java
4 6 (7.69%) Python
4 6 (7.69%) Ruby
5 2 (2.56%) C#
6 1 (1.28%) ABAP
6 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (15.38%) Degree
2 11 (14.10%) CISSP
3 8 (10.26%) CCIE
3 8 (10.26%) CCNP
3 8 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (7.69%) CISM
5 5 (6.41%) CLAS
5 5 (6.41%) GIAC
5 5 (6.41%) PCI QSA
5 5 (6.41%) SANS
5 5 (6.41%) SC Cleared
5 5 (6.41%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.28%) ACCA
6 1 (1.28%) CIMA
6 1 (1.28%) MBA
6 1 (1.28%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.10%) PCI DSS
2 8 (10.26%) QA
3 6 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (6.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 5 (6.41%) ISO 9001
4 5 (6.41%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (35.90%) Oracle
2 16 (20.51%) SAP
3 10 (12.82%) Hyperion
3 10 (12.82%) Microsoft
4 8 (10.26%) CheckPoint
4 8 (10.26%) Cisco
4 8 (10.26%) Juniper
4 8 (10.26%) McAfee
5 1 (1.28%) BEA
5 1 (1.28%) CA
5 1 (1.28%) hybris
Birmingham
Capita plc
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Walsall
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + OTE & Car
Posted: 17 days ago