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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GAP Analysis
England / North West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 257 208 238
Rank change year-on-year -49 +30  
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 15 28 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.22% 0.51% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.57% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 6 24 18
Median salary £47,500 £37,750 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.82% -22.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £45,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +8.88% -7.21%  

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 6180 4891 5734
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 89.83% 88.29% 89.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5009 4133 4657
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 26 June 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 26 June 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
Merseyside -5 6 £52,500 +35.48%
Cheshire -29 4 £35,000 -33.33% 1
Manchester -52 3 £85,000 +126.66% 1
Lancashire - 1 £50,000 -
GAP Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 15 (48.39%) Finance
2 10 (32.26%) Business Analysis
3 9 (29.03%) SDLC
3 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (25.81%) Data Analysis
5 7 (22.58%) Retail
5 7 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (19.35%) Waterfall
6 6 (19.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (16.13%) Marketing
7 5 (16.13%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (16.13%) People Management
7 5 (16.13%) TOGAF
8 4 (12.90%) Change Management
8 4 (12.90%) Project Management
8 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
8 4 (12.90%) Data Analytics
8 4 (12.90%) Analytics
8 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (12.90%) Use Case
8 4 (12.90%) Customer Requirements
9 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (9.68%) GDPR
9 3 (9.68%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (9.68%) Performance Management
9 3 (9.68%) Data Protection
9 3 (9.68%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
9 3 (9.68%) PCI DSS
9 3 (9.68%) User Stories

GAP Analysis
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.23%) SAP CO
2 1 (3.23%) SAP FI
2 1 (3.23%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Internet
1 2 (6.45%) MPLS
1 2 (6.45%) SMS
2 1 (3.23%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Big Data
1 2 (6.45%) Power BI
2 1 (3.23%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) JIRA
General
1 15 (48.39%) Finance
2 7 (22.58%) Retail
3 5 (16.13%) Marketing
4 3 (9.68%) Advertising
5 2 (6.45%) Banking
5 2 (6.45%) General Ledger
5 2 (6.45%) Law
5 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
6 1 (3.23%) Legal
6 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Analyst
2 12 (38.71%) Business Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Architect
3 6 (19.35%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (16.13%) Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Business Data Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Data Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Data Business Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Dynamics AX Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Business IT Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Head of Operations
6 2 (6.45%) Head of Security
6 2 (6.45%) IT Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) IT Business Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Security Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (9.68%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.45%) NHS
2 2 (6.45%) Social Media
3 1 (3.23%) Derivative
3 1 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.23%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Business Analysis
2 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (29.03%) SDLC
3 8 (25.81%) Data Analysis
4 7 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (19.35%) Waterfall
6 5 (16.13%) People Management
6 5 (16.13%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (16.13%) TOGAF
7 4 (12.90%) Analytics
7 4 (12.90%) Change Management
7 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (12.90%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (12.90%) Data Analytics
7 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
7 4 (12.90%) Project Management
7 4 (12.90%) Use Case
8 3 (9.68%) Data Reconciliation
8 3 (9.68%) Performance Management
8 3 (9.68%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) ACCA
1 1 (3.23%) CISA
1 1 (3.23%) CISM
1 1 (3.23%) CISSP
1 1 (3.23%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (9.68%) GDPR
2 3 (9.68%) PCI DSS
3 2 (6.45%) Data Quality
4 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) SafeCom
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Cognizant
3 1 (3.23%) CyberArk
3 1 (3.23%) HP
3 1 (3.23%) SAP
3 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow
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