Period
to 19 July 2019

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 19 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GAP Analysis
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 233 222 253
Rank change year-on-year -11 +31 +15
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 47 84 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.59% 0.90% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.99% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 35 22 34
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £54,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.30% -1.82% +10.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,875 £15,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.17% +14.29% -4.55%

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 7,282 8,517 9,245
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 92.10% 91.07% 91.93%
Number of salaries quoted 5,633 6,549 7,675
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.04%

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 19 July 2019.

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 19 July 2019. 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 +6 21 £32,500 -39.81% 1
Solihull 0 11 £55,000 +15.79%
Staffordshire +12 8 - -
Coventry +19 2 £42,500 -26.09% 1
Warwickshire -16 2 £42,500 - 1
GAP Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, IT jobs citing GAP Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 17 (36.17%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (29.79%) Finance
3 10 (21.28%) Business Analysis
3 10 (21.28%) Workshop Facilitation
3 10 (21.28%) Analytics
4 9 (19.15%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 9 (19.15%) Yammer
4 9 (19.15%) Skype
4 9 (19.15%) Insurtech
4 9 (19.15%) Business Process Analysis
5 8 (17.02%) B2B Sales
5 8 (17.02%) Business Development
5 8 (17.02%) B2B
6 7 (14.89%) ITIL
6 7 (14.89%) SDLC
6 7 (14.89%) User Stories
6 7 (14.89%) Process Improvement
7 6 (12.77%) Telematics
7 6 (12.77%) Business Process Improvement
7 6 (12.77%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (12.77%) QA
7 6 (12.77%) Lead Generation
7 6 (12.77%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (12.77%) Feasibility Study
7 6 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (12.77%) Software Testing
7 6 (12.77%) Logistics
8 5 (10.64%) SAP
8 5 (10.64%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (8.51%) Translating Business 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (8.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) SAP FI
2 3 (6.38%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (6.38%) SAP CO
2 3 (6.38%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (2.13%) Magento
3 1 (2.13%) SAP ERP
3 1 (2.13%) SAP FI-AP
3 1 (2.13%) SAP R/3
3 1 (2.13%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.15%) Yammer
2 3 (6.38%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.15%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 14 (29.79%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Automotive
2 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.26%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (46.81%) Analyst
2 20 (42.55%) Business Analyst
3 8 (17.02%) Business Development Manager
3 8 (17.02%) Business Manager
3 8 (17.02%) Development Manager
4 6 (12.77%) Account Manager
5 5 (10.64%) Consultant
5 5 (10.64%) Product Owner
6 4 (8.51%) Principal Consultant
6 4 (8.51%) SAP Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) SAP Business Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) SAP CO Business Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) SAP FI Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) SAP FI Business Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Digital Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Digital Business Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Graduate Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) IT Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.17%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.64%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (6.38%) EPoS
4 1 (2.13%) Industry 4.0
4 1 (2.13%) Life Science
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.28%) Analytics
1 10 (21.28%) Business Analysis
1 10 (21.28%) Workshop Facilitation
2 9 (19.15%) Business Process Analysis
2 9 (19.15%) Insurtech
2 9 (19.15%) Stakeholder Analysis
3 8 (17.02%) B2B
3 8 (17.02%) B2B Sales
3 8 (17.02%) Business Development
4 7 (14.89%) ITIL
4 7 (14.89%) Process Improvement
4 7 (14.89%) SDLC
4 7 (14.89%) User Stories
5 6 (12.77%) Business Process Improvement
5 6 (12.77%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (12.77%) Feasibility Study
5 6 (12.77%) Lead Generation
5 6 (12.77%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (12.77%) Software Testing
5 6 (12.77%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.38%) SQL
1 3 (6.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) GDPR
2 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) SAP
2 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.13%) hybris