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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GAP Analysis
Rank 186 179 153
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -26
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 13 15 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.27% 0.35% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.43% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 8
Average salary £46,000 £48,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £44,050
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
4126 3490 3262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.68% 82.00% 81.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3340 2707 2722
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £62,500
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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
Leeds -8 4 £60,000 +25.00%
Bradford -2 3 - -
GAP Analysis
Yorkshire

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 17 (77.27%) Finance
2 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
3 10 (45.45%) SQL
3 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 10 (45.45%) MS Excel
4 8 (36.36%) Data Mining
5 7 (31.82%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (31.82%) ERP
5 7 (31.82%) PRINCE2
5 7 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (31.82%) Manufacturing
5 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (31.82%) MDX
5 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (31.82%) PowerPivot
5 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Power View
6 6 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (27.27%) Data Analysis
7 4 (18.18%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (18.18%) Migration
7 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (18.18%) Banking
7 4 (18.18%) Legal
7 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
7 4 (18.18%) Project Management
7 4 (18.18%) VBA
7 4 (18.18%) Data Migration

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 7 (31.82%) PowerPivot
3 1 (4.55%) MS Office
3 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (13.64%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 8 (36.36%) Data Mining
3 7 (31.82%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Power View
4 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
6 1 (4.55%) MS Access
General
1 17 (77.27%) Finance
2 7 (31.82%) Manufacturing
3 4 (18.18%) Banking
3 4 (18.18%) Legal
4 3 (13.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Analyst
2 9 (40.91%) Consultant
3 7 (31.82%) Business Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) MI Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Data Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Developer Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Developer
4 4 (18.18%) MI Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Compliance Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) ERP Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Business Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Business Systems Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Business Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) MDX
2 2 (9.09%) Web Services
2 2 (9.09%) XML
2 2 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) ERP
1 7 (31.82%) PRINCE2
1 7 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (27.27%) Data Analysis
3 4 (18.18%) Migration
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
3 4 (18.18%) Project Management
3 4 (18.18%) Data Migration
4 3 (13.64%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (13.64%) CRM
4 3 (13.64%) PRINCE
4 3 (13.64%) Service Management
5 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) SOA
5 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
5 2 (9.09%) Data Mapping
5 2 (9.09%) Software Architecture
5 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) VBA
3 1 (4.55%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) ACCA
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (13.64%) CIPFA
1 3 (13.64%) CIMA
1 3 (13.64%) ICAEW
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Microsoft