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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GAP Analysis
Rank 194 183 185
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 19 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.36% 0.45% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.55% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 11
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
4349 4145 3918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.45% 80.77% 77.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3608 3469 3293
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Walsall +7 7 £42,500 +13.33%
Birmingham -18 5 £50,000 - 6
Coventry -9 1 - - 1
Warwickshire -11 1 - -
Solihull - 1 £16,500 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £32,500 -
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England

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 13 (44.83%) Finance
2 10 (34.48%) SQL
3 8 (27.59%) Oracle
3 8 (27.59%) XML
3 8 (27.59%) PL/SQL
3 8 (27.59%) Business Analysis
4 7 (24.14%) Oracle Forms
4 7 (24.14%) Oracle Financials
4 7 (24.14%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (17.24%) Hyperion
5 5 (17.24%) SQLPlus
5 5 (17.24%) Workflow
5 5 (17.24%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (17.24%) OOD
5 5 (17.24%) Toad
5 5 (17.24%) Incident Management
5 5 (17.24%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (17.24%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (17.24%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (17.24%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (17.24%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 4 (13.79%) Oracle FAH
6 4 (13.79%) Use Case
6 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (13.79%) Project Management
7 3 (10.34%) Service Management
7 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
7 3 (10.34%) UML
7 3 (10.34%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (17.24%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle UPK
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.45%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Office
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.45%) MS Project
2 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Oracle Financials
1 7 (24.14%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle FAH
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (6.90%) HFM
6 1 (3.45%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) SQLPlus
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle BI EE
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (17.24%) Toad
3 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 13 (44.83%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Back Office
2 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Analyst
2 13 (44.83%) Business Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Oracle Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Business Change Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Change Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle Financials Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Lead Business Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Support Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Business Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Sales Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) XML
2 1 (3.45%) CSS
2 1 (3.45%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) XSD
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) J2EE
2 1 (3.45%) jQuery
2 1 (3.45%) WCF
2 1 (3.45%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Fixed Income
1 2 (6.90%) Taxonomies
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Business Analysis
2 5 (17.24%) Workflow
2 5 (17.24%) OOD
2 5 (17.24%) Incident Management
2 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (17.24%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (13.79%) Use Case
3 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (13.79%) Project Management
4 3 (10.34%) Service Management
4 3 (10.34%) UML
4 3 (10.34%) ITIL
4 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (10.34%) Procure-to-pay
4 3 (10.34%) Business Transformation
5 2 (6.90%) User Stories
5 2 (6.90%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity Management
5 2 (6.90%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) SQL
2 8 (27.59%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.45%) C#
3 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) ISEB
3 1 (3.45%) CISSP
3 1 (3.45%) HND
3 1 (3.45%) CBAP
3 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Oracle
2 5 (17.24%) Hyperion
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) Citrix
4 1 (3.45%) Pega
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