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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GAP Analysis
Rank 195 162 172
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +10
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 10 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.20% 0.41% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.49% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 12
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +18.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,300 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £36,350 £34,950
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
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
4052 3055 3018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.61% 83.58% 80.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3160 2372 2527
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -25 5 £55,000 +54.92% 1
Bradford -2 3 £35,000 -
Huddersfield - 3 £35,000 -
Halifax - 2 £40,000 -
GAP Analysis
Yorkshire

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Data Mapping
3 4 (30.77%) Software Architecture
3 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
3 4 (30.77%) Retail
3 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
3 4 (30.77%) Finance
3 4 (30.77%) Web Services
3 4 (30.77%) XML
3 4 (30.77%) XSLT
3 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
3 4 (30.77%) SOA
4 3 (23.08%) ERP
4 3 (23.08%) Information Security
4 3 (23.08%) BPR
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (15.38%) Star Schema
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) ETL
5 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
5 2 (15.38%) Cognos
5 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) Windows
5 2 (15.38%) Time Management
5 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
2 2 (15.38%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (15.38%) Star Schema
3 1 (7.69%) SAP BI
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
1 4 (30.77%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Analyst
2 10 (76.92%) Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Web Services
1 4 (30.77%) XML
1 4 (30.77%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Data Mapping
3 4 (30.77%) Software Architecture
3 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
3 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
3 4 (30.77%) SOA
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) BPR
4 3 (23.08%) ERP
4 3 (23.08%) Information Security
5 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) ETL
5 2 (15.38%) Time Management
5 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) User Stories
6 1 (7.69%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Cognos
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) SAP