The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for GAP Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GAP Analysis
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 98 113 116
Rank change year-on-year +15 +3  
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 22 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.22% 0.91% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 1.05% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 6
Median salary £68,250 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +82.00% -25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £37,500 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £59,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  

GAP Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1617 2008 1420
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 89.93% 86.96% 82.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1263 1552 1186
Median salary £45,000 £43,974 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.33% -2.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

GAP Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing GAP Analysis as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for GAP Analysis in Birmingham

GAP Analysis
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for GAP Analysis in Birmingham

GAP Analysis
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GAP Analysis in Birmingham over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for GAP Analysis in Birmingham

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing GAP Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 22 (70.97%) Enterprise Architecture
2 12 (38.71%) Data Modelling
2 12 (38.71%) Logical Data Model
2 12 (38.71%) Data Lineage
2 12 (38.71%) Conceptual Models
3 11 (35.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (35.48%) SaaS
3 11 (35.48%) PaaS
3 11 (35.48%) TOGAF
4 10 (32.26%) Validation
4 10 (32.26%) Business Analysis
4 10 (32.26%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (29.03%) Management Information System
6 8 (25.81%) Stakeholder Analysis
7 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (19.35%) Customer Requirements
9 5 (16.13%) Legacy Data Mapping
9 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
9 5 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (16.13%) Data Mapping
9 5 (16.13%) Integration Testing
9 5 (16.13%) System Testing
9 5 (16.13%) SAP CO
9 5 (16.13%) SAP FI/CO
9 5 (16.13%) SAP FI
9 5 (16.13%) SAP
10 4 (12.90%) ITIL
10 4 (12.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (12.90%) Finance

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (16.13%) SAP CO
1 5 (16.13%) SAP FI
1 5 (16.13%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (35.48%) PaaS
1 11 (35.48%) SaaS
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
2 3 (9.68%) Retail
3 2 (6.45%) General Ledger
3 2 (6.45%) Law
3 2 (6.45%) Legal
3 2 (6.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Analyst
1 12 (38.71%) Architect
1 12 (38.71%) Business Analyst
2 9 (29.03%) Enterprise Architect
3 7 (22.58%) Consultant
4 5 (16.13%) SAP Consultant
5 4 (12.90%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) SAP CO Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) SAP FI Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Business Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Applications Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) IT Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) IT Manager
8 1 (3.23%) IT Security Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Security Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Management Information System
2 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (9.68%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) Enterprise Architecture
2 12 (38.71%) Conceptual Models
2 12 (38.71%) Data Lineage
2 12 (38.71%) Data Modelling
2 12 (38.71%) Logical Data Model
3 11 (35.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (35.48%) TOGAF
4 10 (32.26%) Business Analysis
4 10 (32.26%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (32.26%) Validation
5 8 (25.81%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 6 (19.35%) Customer Requirements
6 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (16.13%) Data Mapping
7 5 (16.13%) Integration Testing
7 5 (16.13%) Legacy Data Mapping
7 5 (16.13%) System Testing
7 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
8 4 (12.90%) Analytics
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
1 1 (3.23%) ISEB
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) GDPR
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) SAP
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft