The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 94 98 102
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 3 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.24% 0.14% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.17% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
GAP Analysis
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1151 1204 1220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 90.35% 86.93% 86.22%
Number of salaries quoted 775 752 803
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

GAP Analysis
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

GAP Analysis Salary Trend in Edinburgh

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 12 (85.71%) Finance
2 8 (57.14%) Banking
3 6 (42.86%) Management Information System
3 6 (42.86%) Analytics
4 5 (35.71%) Degree
4 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
4 5 (35.71%) Security Management
4 5 (35.71%) CISA
4 5 (35.71%) CISM
4 5 (35.71%) ITIL
4 5 (35.71%) CISSP
4 5 (35.71%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (35.71%) Legal
4 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (35.71%) Information Security
5 4 (28.57%) Corporate Banking
5 4 (28.57%) Retail
5 4 (28.57%) IBM
5 4 (28.57%) Project Management
6 3 (21.43%) CIMA
6 3 (21.43%) Change Management
6 3 (21.43%) ACCA
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle
6 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (21.43%) CA
6 3 (21.43%) Middleware
6 3 (21.43%) Java
6 3 (21.43%) JMS
6 3 (21.43%) SOA

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (7.14%) Alfresco
1 1 (7.14%) Documentum
1 1 (7.14%) FileNet
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Assets
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Cash Management
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle FAH
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) FileMaker
General
1 12 (85.71%) Finance
2 8 (57.14%) Banking
3 5 (35.71%) Legal
4 4 (28.57%) Corporate Banking
4 4 (28.57%) Retail
5 3 (21.43%) Billing
5 3 (21.43%) General Ledger
5 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Functional Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Governance Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Functional Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Principal Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Principal Enterprise Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Data Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Governance Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) JMS
1 3 (21.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Analytics
2 5 (35.71%) Information Security
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
2 5 (35.71%) Security Management
2 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (21.43%) Cash Management
4 3 (21.43%) Change Management
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (21.43%) Data Analytics
4 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (21.43%) Market Research
4 3 (21.43%) SOA
4 3 (21.43%) Supply Chain Management
4 3 (21.43%) TOGAF
4 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (14.29%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) CISA
1 5 (35.71%) CISM
1 5 (35.71%) CISSP
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (21.43%) ACCA
2 3 (21.43%) CIMA
2 3 (21.43%) MBA
3 1 (7.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (14.29%) ISO27002
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) IBM
2 3 (21.43%) CA
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Kofax
3 1 (7.14%) Laserfiche