Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GAP Analysis
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 290 282 251
Rank change year-on-year -8 -31 +33
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 38 50 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.37% 0.44% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.49% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 18 25 65
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -24.00% +49.70%
10th Percentile £15,500 £24,300 £41,850
90th Percentile £56,000 £64,500 £73,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £56,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% -7.08% +1.80%

GAP Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9038 10239 9441
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 88.88% 89.15% 87.61%
Number of salaries quoted 7312 8003 7793
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £64,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

GAP Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing GAP Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for GAP Analysis in the West Midlands

GAP Analysis
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for GAP Analysis in the West Midlands

GAP Analysis
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GAP Analysis in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for GAP Analysis in the West Midlands

GAP Analysis
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GAP Analysis within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +9 16 £50,000 +2.56% 2
Staffordshire 0 9 £16,000 -72.17%
Coventry - 4 - -
Solihull -4 3 £45,000 +80.00%
Warwickshire -6 1 £52,500 -12.50%
West Bromwich - 1 £50,000 -
GAP Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 16 (42.11%) SAP
2 13 (34.21%) Retail
3 11 (28.95%) Business Analysis
4 8 (21.05%) SAP SD
5 6 (15.79%) EPoS
5 6 (15.79%) Finance
5 6 (15.79%) Billing
5 6 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
6 5 (13.16%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (13.16%) Manufacturing
6 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
7 4 (10.53%) ABAP
7 4 (10.53%) VMS
7 4 (10.53%) ISEB
7 4 (10.53%) SAP FI
7 4 (10.53%) SAP MM
7 4 (10.53%) Risk Management
7 4 (10.53%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (10.53%) SAP CO
7 4 (10.53%) General Ledger
7 4 (10.53%) Integration Testing
7 4 (10.53%) System Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Data Migration
7 4 (10.53%) Procure-to-Pay
7 4 (10.53%) Business Process Mapping
7 4 (10.53%) Translating Business Requirements
7 4 (10.53%) Order to Cash
8 3 (7.89%) SAP S/4HANA
8 3 (7.89%) Customer Requirements

GAP Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 8 (21.05%) SAP SD
2 4 (10.53%) SAP CO
2 4 (10.53%) SAP FI
2 4 (10.53%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (10.53%) SAP MM
3 3 (7.89%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (2.63%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) DB2
General
1 13 (34.21%) Retail
2 6 (15.79%) Billing
2 6 (15.79%) Finance
3 5 (13.16%) Manufacturing
4 4 (10.53%) General Ledger
5 2 (5.26%) Legal
6 1 (2.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (50.00%) Consultant
2 16 (42.11%) Analyst
3 11 (28.95%) Business Analyst
3 11 (28.95%) SAP Consultant
4 6 (15.79%) SAP SD Consultant
5 4 (10.53%) Business Consultant
5 4 (10.53%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) SAP Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) SAP MM Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) SAP MM Support
6 3 (7.89%) SAP P2P Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) SAP Support
6 3 (7.89%) SAP Support Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Cloud Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Digital Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Digital Business Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) IT Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Oracle Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) Natural Language Processing
1 3 (7.89%) SAP CO-PA
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) EPoS
2 3 (7.89%) 3D Printing
2 3 (7.89%) NHS
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Business Analysis
2 6 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
3 5 (13.16%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (10.53%) Business Process Mapping
4 4 (10.53%) Data Migration
4 4 (10.53%) Integration Testing
4 4 (10.53%) Order to Cash
4 4 (10.53%) Procure-to-Pay
4 4 (10.53%) Risk Management
4 4 (10.53%) System Testing
4 4 (10.53%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (7.89%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (7.89%) Data Protection
5 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (7.89%) Machine Learning
5 3 (7.89%) Migration
5 3 (7.89%) Project Management
5 3 (7.89%) Telesales
5 3 (7.89%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.53%) ABAP
2 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) ISEB
2 3 (7.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) GDPR
1 2 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) SAP
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle