The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 215 206 218
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +12
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 19 19 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.37% 0.34% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.41% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 2
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,600 £44,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £60,000 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
GAP Analysis
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4357 4684 4465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 84.54% 84.35% 82.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3540 3405 3227
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,200 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

GAP Analysis
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

GAP Analysis Salary Trend in Berkshire

GAP Analysis
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

GAP Analysis Salary Histogram in Berkshire

GAP Analysis
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GAP Analysis within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +8 6 £45,000 -
Newbury +22 2 £60,000 +50.00%
GAP Analysis
South East

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing GAP Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GAP Analysis.

1 18 (34.62%) SAP
2 16 (30.77%) SC Cleared
2 16 (30.77%) Security Cleared
3 15 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (26.92%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (25.00%) Finance
5 13 (25.00%) Migration
6 12 (23.08%) BusinessObjects
7 10 (19.23%) SAP BW
7 10 (19.23%) Java
7 10 (19.23%) Scrum
7 10 (19.23%) Data Management
7 10 (19.23%) Data Migration
7 10 (19.23%) SDLC
8 9 (17.31%) Oracle
8 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
9 7 (13.46%) UML
9 7 (13.46%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 6 (11.54%) Mentoring
10 6 (11.54%) Software Delivery
10 6 (11.54%) Waterfall
10 6 (11.54%) Python
10 6 (11.54%) MS Excel
10 6 (11.54%) CRM
10 6 (11.54%) ABAP
10 6 (11.54%) MS Office
10 6 (11.54%) Banking
10 6 (11.54%) Ruby
10 6 (11.54%) TOGAF

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing GAP Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GAP Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.77%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) MS Excel
1 6 (11.54%) MS Office
2 4 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (7.69%) Payment Gateway
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.92%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (23.08%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (19.23%) SAP BW
4 4 (7.69%) MySQL
4 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database
4 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (25.00%) Finance
2 6 (11.54%) Banking
3 4 (7.69%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (34.62%) Developer
1 18 (34.62%) SAP Developer
2 14 (26.92%) Analyst
3 13 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 12 (23.08%) Business Objects Developer
5 10 (19.23%) SAP BW Developer
6 8 (15.38%) Architect
6 8 (15.38%) Consultant
7 6 (11.54%) ABAP Developer
7 6 (11.54%) Java Architect
7 6 (11.54%) Java Technical Architect
7 6 (11.54%) Technical Architect
8 5 (9.62%) Dynamics AX Consultant
8 5 (9.62%) E-Commerce Analyst
8 5 (9.62%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
9 4 (7.69%) Business Change Business Analyst
9 4 (7.69%) Finance Business Analyst
9 4 (7.69%) Presales Manager
9 4 (7.69%) Regulatory Business Analyst
9 4 (7.69%) Technical Presales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) .NET
1 4 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.77%) iPad
4 2 (3.85%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.69%) Android
1 4 (7.69%) Apple iOS
1 4 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (25.00%) Migration
3 10 (19.23%) Data Management
3 10 (19.23%) Data Migration
3 10 (19.23%) Scrum
3 10 (19.23%) SDLC
4 7 (13.46%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 7 (13.46%) UML
5 6 (11.54%) CRM
5 6 (11.54%) Mentoring
5 6 (11.54%) Software Delivery
5 6 (11.54%) TOGAF
5 6 (11.54%) Waterfall
6 5 (9.62%) Business Process Mapping
6 5 (9.62%) E-Commerce
6 5 (9.62%) ERP
6 5 (9.62%) Integration Testing
6 5 (9.62%) Use Case
6 5 (9.62%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.23%) Java
2 6 (11.54%) ABAP
2 6 (11.54%) Python
2 6 (11.54%) Ruby
3 4 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 16 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.62%) Degree
3 4 (7.69%) CISSP
4 3 (5.77%) CESG Certified Professional
4 3 (5.77%) CISM
4 3 (5.77%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.77%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 3 (5.77%) JSP 440
2 3 (5.77%) RMADS
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (34.62%) SAP
2 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
2 9 (17.31%) Oracle
3 5 (9.62%) ATG
3 5 (9.62%) Endeca