The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GAP Analysis
Rank 118 116 99
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -17
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 5 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.27% 0.13% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.15% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 3
Average salary £80,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.91% +2.22%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.04% +4.21%
GAP Analysis
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1551 1316 1233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 84.16% 84.52% 78.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1257 1151 1066
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

GAP Analysis
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

GAP Analysis Salary Trend in Bristol

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) RUP
2 7 (50.00%) DSDM
2 7 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Degree
4 5 (35.71%) RAD
4 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
5 4 (28.57%) PMI
5 4 (28.57%) PMI Certification
5 4 (28.57%) SQL
6 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
7 2 (14.29%) Investment Banking
7 2 (14.29%) Use Case
7 2 (14.29%) Change Management
7 2 (14.29%) Requirements Management
7 2 (14.29%) Scrum
7 2 (14.29%) Banking
7 2 (14.29%) Workflow
7 2 (14.29%) ITIL
7 2 (14.29%) UML
8 1 (7.14%) Oracle
8 1 (7.14%) CRM
8 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
8 1 (7.14%) Cisco
8 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
8 1 (7.14%) ISEB

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
3 2 (14.29%) Investment Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Analyst
2 9 (64.29%) Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Data Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (50.00%) RUP
2 7 (50.00%) DSDM
2 7 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (35.71%) RAD
4 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Use Case
5 2 (14.29%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) Requirements Management
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) Workflow
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) UML
6 1 (7.14%) CRM
6 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
6 1 (7.14%) Validation
6 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) PMI Certification
3 1 (7.14%) ISEB
3 1 (7.14%) CISSP
3 1 (7.14%) CISA
3 1 (7.14%) CISM
3 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft