The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GAP Analysis
North West / Manchester
Rank 186 165 173
Rank change year-on-year -21 +8  
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 13 17 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.33% 0.50% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.56% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 17
Median salary £37,747 £40,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.63% -30.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £56,500 £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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3610 3030 3306
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 91.60% 89.88% 88.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3035 2504 2726
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,165 £57,500 £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 Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

GAP Analysis
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for GAP Analysis in Manchester

GAP Analysis
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GAP Analysis in Manchester over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for GAP Analysis in Manchester

GAP Analysis
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GAP Analysis within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale - 3 - -
Salford - 1 £37,747 -
GAP Analysis
North West

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 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 Manchester region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 8 (32.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (28.00%) ITIL
2 7 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (28.00%) Change Management
2 7 (28.00%) Finance
3 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (24.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (24.00%) Project Management
3 6 (24.00%) Internet
3 6 (24.00%) CRM
3 6 (24.00%) Supplier Management
3 6 (24.00%) Incident Management
3 6 (24.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (16.00%) Advertising
4 4 (16.00%) UML
4 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.00%) Data Analysis
4 4 (16.00%) Use Case
4 4 (16.00%) LLU
4 4 (16.00%) Marketing
4 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (12.00%) Actionable Insight
5 3 (12.00%) User Experience
5 3 (12.00%) Data Analytics
5 3 (12.00%) Analytics
5 3 (12.00%) User Stories
5 3 (12.00%) Power BI
5 3 (12.00%) Time Management
5 3 (12.00%) Trend Analysis

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (8.00%) SAP CO
2 2 (8.00%) SAP FI
2 2 (8.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (4.00%) Infor M3
3 1 (4.00%) Movex
3 1 (4.00%) SAP BPC
3 1 (4.00%) SAP CRM
3 1 (4.00%) SAP HR
3 1 (4.00%) SAP S/4HANA
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) Internet
2 4 (16.00%) LLU
3 2 (8.00%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) Power BI
2 1 (4.00%) SAP BW
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (16.00%) Advertising
3 4 (16.00%) Marketing
4 2 (8.00%) General Ledger
4 2 (8.00%) Law
4 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (4.00%) Legal
5 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) Business Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Head of Operations
4 5 (20.00%) Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Agile Business Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) CRM Business Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) CRM Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Functional Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Implementation Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Implementation Project Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Implementation Specialist
7 1 (4.00%) Portfolio Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Project Implementation Manager
7 1 (4.00%) SAP Business Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) EDI
2 1 (4.00%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) User Experience
3 1 (4.00%) Derivative
3 1 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (28.00%) Change Management
2 7 (28.00%) ITIL
3 6 (24.00%) CRM
3 6 (24.00%) Incident Management
3 6 (24.00%) Project Management
3 6 (24.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (24.00%) Supplier Management
4 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.00%) Data Analysis
4 4 (16.00%) UML
4 4 (16.00%) Use Case
5 3 (12.00%) Data Analytics
5 3 (12.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (12.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (12.00%) Scrum
5 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.00%) Time Management
5 3 (12.00%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) SAP
3 1 (4.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.00%) Snow