The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GAP Analysis
Rank 193 197 149
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -48
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 15 12 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.32% 0.28% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.34% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 11
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +26.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,400 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
GAP Analysis
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4078 3538 3235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.56% 82.64% 80.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3253 2764 2707
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -10 4 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Bradford -8 3 - -
Halifax -2 1 £24,255 -
GAP Analysis
Yorkshire

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 20 (74.07%) Finance
2 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
3 11 (40.74%) SQL
3 11 (40.74%) MS Excel
3 11 (40.74%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
4 10 (37.04%) ERP
5 8 (29.63%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (29.63%) Data Mining
5 8 (29.63%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (25.93%) PRINCE2
6 7 (25.93%) Manufacturing
6 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (25.93%) Data Analysis
6 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (25.93%) MDX
6 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (25.93%) PowerPivot
6 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Power View
7 6 (22.22%) Retail
7 6 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (22.22%) Data Mapping
8 4 (14.81%) VBA
8 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
8 4 (14.81%) Project Management
8 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
8 4 (14.81%) Legal
8 4 (14.81%) Migration

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (40.74%) MS Excel
2 7 (25.93%) PowerPivot
3 1 (3.70%) MS Office
3 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 8 (29.63%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (29.63%) Data Mining
3 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Power View
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (3.70%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Star Schema
6 1 (3.70%) MS Access
General
1 20 (74.07%) Finance
2 7 (25.93%) Manufacturing
3 6 (22.22%) Retail
4 4 (14.81%) Banking
4 4 (14.81%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Analyst
2 11 (40.74%) Business Analyst
3 9 (33.33%) Consultant
4 7 (25.93%) MI Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) MI Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Compliance Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Data Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Developer Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Consultant
6 3 (11.11%) Dynamics AX Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) ERP Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Business Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Business Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) Financial Business Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Solutions Designer
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Business Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) MDX
2 3 (11.11%) Web Services
2 3 (11.11%) XML
2 3 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) ERP
2 8 (29.63%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.93%) PRINCE2
3 7 (25.93%) Data Analysis
4 6 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (22.22%) Data Mapping
5 4 (14.81%) Data Migration
5 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
5 4 (14.81%) Migration
5 4 (14.81%) Project Management
5 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
6 3 (11.11%) Service Management
6 3 (11.11%) Information Security
6 3 (11.11%) SOA
6 3 (11.11%) CRM
6 3 (11.11%) PRINCE
6 3 (11.11%) BPR
6 3 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
6 3 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) VBA
3 1 (3.70%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (11.11%) ACCA
1 3 (11.11%) CIPFA
1 3 (11.11%) CIMA
1 3 (11.11%) ICAEW
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Cognos