The first table below looks at the demand for GAP Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GAP Analysis
Rank 199 151 167
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +16
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 8 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.16% 0.48% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.57% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 9
Average salary £45,000 £35,831 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.59% +19.43%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4058 2971 2829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.10% 83.27% 79.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3219 2249 2348
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
GAP Analysis
Yorkshire

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

GAP Analysis
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the West Yorkshire region.

GAP Analysis Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

GAP Analysis
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

GAP Analysis Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

GAP Analysis
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Leeds -35 5 £55,000 +53.50% 1
Bradford -8 3 £35,000 -
Huddersfield - 2 £35,000 -
GAP Analysis
Yorkshire

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Retail
2 5 (41.67%) Data Mapping
2 5 (41.67%) Data Modelling
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) Information Security
4 3 (25.00%) BPR
4 3 (25.00%) Change Management
4 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (25.00%) ERP
4 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Logistics
5 2 (16.67%) Requirements Management
5 2 (16.67%) Use Case
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 2 (16.67%) Time Management
5 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (16.67%) User Stories
5 2 (16.67%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 2 (16.67%) Software Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
5 2 (16.67%) SOA
5 2 (16.67%) ETL
5 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 2 (16.67%) Cognos
5 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (16.67%) Cognos Framework Manager
1 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (16.67%) Star Schema
2 1 (8.33%) SAP BI
General
1 5 (41.67%) Retail
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Analyst
2 9 (75.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
1 2 (16.67%) XML
1 2 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Client/Server
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Data Mapping
2 5 (41.67%) Data Modelling
3 3 (25.00%) Information Security
3 3 (25.00%) BPR
3 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (25.00%) ERP
3 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Logistics
4 2 (16.67%) Requirements Management
4 2 (16.67%) Use Case
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 2 (16.67%) Time Management
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) User Stories
4 2 (16.67%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Cognos
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) SAP