The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GAP Analysis
England / North West
Rank 240 212 215
Rank change year-on-year -28 +3  
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 17 28 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.28% 0.50% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.56% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 11 26 32
Median salary £37,747 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.63% -27.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5476 4968 5800
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.30% 87.94% 88.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4544 4141 4667
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

GAP Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

GAP Analysis
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for GAP Analysis in the North West

GAP Analysis
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GAP Analysis in the North West over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for GAP Analysis in the North West

GAP Analysis
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GAP Analysis within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 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
Manchester -29 13 £37,747 -5.63%
Cheshire +19 4 £43,750 -20.45% 1
GAP Analysis
England

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 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 North West region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 8 (25.81%) Finance
1 8 (25.81%) PRINCE2
1 8 (25.81%) Marketing
2 7 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (22.58%) Change Management
2 7 (22.58%) ITIL
2 7 (22.58%) Project Management
2 7 (22.58%) Data Analysis
3 6 (19.35%) Business Analysis
3 6 (19.35%) Supplier Management
3 6 (19.35%) Incident Management
3 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
3 6 (19.35%) Service Delivery
3 6 (19.35%) Internet
3 6 (19.35%) CRM
3 6 (19.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (19.35%) SDLC
4 5 (16.13%) Use Case
4 5 (16.13%) UML
4 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.90%) Advertising
5 4 (12.90%) ERP
5 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
5 4 (12.90%) LLU
5 4 (12.90%) User Stories
5 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (9.68%) Data Analytics
6 3 (9.68%) Analytics
6 3 (9.68%) Translating Business Requirements
6 3 (9.68%) Power BI

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (9.68%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (6.45%) SAP CO
2 2 (6.45%) SAP FI
2 2 (6.45%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (3.23%) Infor M3
3 1 (3.23%) Movex
3 1 (3.23%) SAP BPC
3 1 (3.23%) SAP CRM
3 1 (3.23%) SAP HR
3 1 (3.23%) SAP S/4HANA
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) Internet
2 4 (12.90%) LLU
3 2 (6.45%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) Power BI
2 1 (3.23%) SAP BW
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
1 8 (25.81%) Marketing
2 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
3 4 (12.90%) Advertising
4 2 (6.45%) General Ledger
4 2 (6.45%) Law
4 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.23%) Legal
5 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Analyst
2 13 (41.94%) Business Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Head of Operations
4 5 (16.13%) Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Agile Business Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Business IT Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) IT Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) IT Business Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) CRM Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Implementation Project Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.23%) SAP Business Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) SAP Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) Web Services
2 1 (3.23%) EDI
2 1 (3.23%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) User Experience
3 1 (3.23%) Derivative
3 1 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) PRINCE2
2 7 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (22.58%) Change Management
2 7 (22.58%) Data Analysis
2 7 (22.58%) ITIL
2 7 (22.58%) Project Management
3 6 (19.35%) Business Analysis
3 6 (19.35%) CRM
3 6 (19.35%) Incident Management
3 6 (19.35%) SDLC
3 6 (19.35%) Service Delivery
3 6 (19.35%) Supplier Management
4 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (16.13%) UML
4 5 (16.13%) Use Case
5 4 (12.90%) ERP
5 4 (12.90%) User Stories
6 3 (9.68%) Analytics
6 3 (9.68%) Data Analytics
6 3 (9.68%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) ACCA
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
1 1 (3.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) SAP
3 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.23%) Snow
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