The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GAP Analysis
Rank 490 512 479
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -33
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 423 422 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.42% 0.40% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.49% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 335 312 330
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,300 £82,500 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
GAP Analysis
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
83930 86551 81543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.17% 82.40% 80.28%
Number of salaries quoted 68758 70082 68019
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in England

GAP Analysis
Salary Trend in England

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

GAP Analysis Salary Trend in England

GAP Analysis
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the England region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

GAP Analysis Salary Histogram in England

GAP Analysis
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GAP Analysis within the England region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. 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
London +13 222 £70,000 +12.00% 49
South East -8 59 £45,000 -10.00% 11
North West +10 36 £55,000 +29.41% 8
East of England +31 26 £51,250 +2.50% 3
Yorkshire 0 22 £40,000 -15.78% 6
West Midlands -24 20 £42,500 +11.84% 8
South West -21 9 £62,500 +62.33% 9
North East -3 6 £37,500 -21.87%
East Midlands +14 4 £47,500 - 3
Midlands +2 1 £55,000 -
GAP Analysis
UK

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 307 (36.37%) Finance
2 285 (33.77%) Business Analysis
3 203 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
4 157 (18.60%) Project Management
5 144 (17.06%) Banking
6 137 (16.23%) Use Case
6 137 (16.23%) Analytical Skills
7 133 (15.76%) SQL
8 125 (14.81%) UML
9 121 (14.34%) User Acceptance Testing
10 112 (13.27%) Degree
11 109 (12.91%) Microsoft
12 108 (12.80%) Oracle
13 107 (12.68%) Stakeholder Management
14 101 (11.97%) Retail
15 95 (11.26%) MS Excel
15 95 (11.26%) ERP
16 93 (11.02%) CRM
17 88 (10.43%) Workflow
18 79 (9.36%) Change Management
18 79 (9.36%) SAP
19 74 (8.77%) SQL Server
19 74 (8.77%) MS Visio
20 73 (8.65%) Data Analysis
21 71 (8.41%) Telecoms
22 63 (7.46%) Investment Banking
22 63 (7.46%) Requirements Analysis
23 62 (7.35%) Manufacturing
23 62 (7.35%) Migration
24 61 (7.23%) Risk Management

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 20 (2.37%) SharePoint
2 18 (2.13%) SAS
3 14 (1.66%) FileNet
4 7 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (0.71%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (0.59%) Oracle Coherence
6 5 (0.59%) NetWeaver
7 4 (0.47%) CMS
7 4 (0.47%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.36%) Apache Solr
8 3 (0.36%) Confluence
8 3 (0.36%) Lync
8 3 (0.36%) Oracle UPK
8 3 (0.36%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.24%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.12%) IIS
10 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.12%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.12%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 95 (11.26%) MS Excel
2 74 (8.77%) MS Visio
3 49 (5.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 33 (3.91%) MS Project
5 32 (3.79%) MS Office
6 7 (0.83%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.12%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 35 (4.15%) Dynamics NAV
2 20 (2.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (2.37%) Oracle EBS
3 19 (2.25%) Finacle
4 17 (2.01%) FLEXCUBE
4 17 (2.01%) Temenos T24
5 16 (1.90%) SAP HR
6 15 (1.78%) Oracle EBS R12
7 14 (1.66%) SAP Business One
7 14 (1.66%) Pegasus Opera
7 14 (1.66%) Sage 200
8 12 (1.42%) Dynamics AX
9 11 (1.30%) SAP APO
10 10 (1.18%) Oracle Applications
10 10 (1.18%) Oracle General Ledger
11 9 (1.07%) Oracle Receivables
11 9 (1.07%) Oracle Financials
12 8 (0.95%) Oracle 11i
12 8 (0.95%) SAP SD
12 8 (0.95%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 30 (3.55%) SaaS
2 14 (1.66%) Office 365
3 5 (0.59%) SuccessFactors
4 4 (0.47%) Taleo
4 4 (0.47%) Force.com
5 2 (0.24%) PaaS
6 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.71%) SDH
1 6 (0.71%) LTE
1 6 (0.71%) VoLTE
2 5 (0.59%) Network Security
2 5 (0.59%) MPLS
3 4 (0.47%) LAN
3 4 (0.47%) DNS
4 3 (0.36%) ATM
4 3 (0.36%) DWDM
5 2 (0.24%) Internet
5 2 (0.24%) Firewall
5 2 (0.24%) VoIP
5 2 (0.24%) WAN
5 2 (0.24%) VPN
6 1 (0.12%) SSL
6 1 (0.12%) SAN
6 1 (0.12%) Wireless
6 1 (0.12%) IPsec
6 1 (0.12%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (0.12%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (8.77%) SQL Server
2 33 (3.91%) Data Warehouse
2 33 (3.91%) SQL Server 2012
3 29 (3.44%) MySQL
4 26 (3.08%) Data Mining
5 24 (2.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 24 (2.84%) SQL Server 2005
6 21 (2.49%) Oracle BI EE
7 20 (2.37%) SQL Server 2008
7 20 (2.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 18 (2.13%) Relational Database
9 17 (2.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 15 (1.78%) SAP HANA
11 8 (0.95%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 7 (0.83%) Microsoft Power View
13 5 (0.59%) SQLPlus
13 5 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (0.36%) Oracle Database 11g
14 3 (0.36%) SAP BW
14 3 (0.36%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 12 (1.42%) JIRA
2 8 (0.95%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (0.95%) Rational Rose
3 6 (0.71%) Toad
4 4 (0.47%) ERwin
5 2 (0.24%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.24%) Subversion
5 2 (0.24%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.12%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.12%) LSMW
General
1 307 (36.37%) Finance
2 144 (17.06%) Banking
3 101 (11.97%) Retail
4 71 (8.41%) Telecoms
5 63 (7.46%) Investment Banking
6 62 (7.35%) Manufacturing
7 43 (5.09%) Legal
8 30 (3.55%) Marketing
9 28 (3.32%) Front Office
10 27 (3.20%) Back Office
11 24 (2.84%) Retail Banking
12 22 (2.61%) Billing
13 13 (1.54%) General Ledger
14 12 (1.42%) Advertising
14 12 (1.42%) Pharmaceutical
15 10 (1.18%) Publishing
16 9 (1.07%) Games
17 5 (0.59%) Private Banking
18 4 (0.47%) French Language
18 4 (0.47%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 461 (54.62%) Analyst
2 409 (48.46%) Business Analyst
3 159 (18.84%) Consultant
4 85 (10.07%) Architect
5 62 (7.35%) Systems Analyst
6 58 (6.87%) Solutions Architect
7 52 (6.16%) Business Systems Analyst
8 48 (5.69%) Senior Analyst
9 45 (5.33%) Senior Business Analyst
9 45 (5.33%) Banking Business Analyst
10 33 (3.91%) Oracle Consultant
11 29 (3.44%) Data Analyst
12 26 (3.08%) Project Manager
13 25 (2.96%) Agile Business Analyst
14 24 (2.84%) Senior Consultant
14 24 (2.84%) SAP Consultant
14 24 (2.84%) ERP Consultant
15 23 (2.73%) Enterprise Architect
16 22 (2.61%) Implementation Consultant
16 22 (2.61%) ERP Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (5.92%) .NET
2 33 (3.91%) HTML
3 31 (3.67%) XML
4 10 (1.18%) Web Services
4 10 (1.18%) RESTful
5 9 (1.07%) J2EE
6 8 (0.95%) EDI
7 7 (0.83%) MDX
8 6 (0.71%) FIX Protocol
8 6 (0.71%) Middleware
9 5 (0.59%) FpML
9 5 (0.59%) CSS
10 4 (0.47%) SOAP
10 4 (0.47%) Ajax
10 4 (0.47%) Oracle Fusion
11 3 (0.36%) .NET Framework
11 3 (0.36%) JSON
11 3 (0.36%) XSLT
12 2 (0.24%) XML Messaging
12 2 (0.24%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 137 (16.23%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (4.27%) Management Information System
3 32 (3.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 29 (3.44%) Equities
5 28 (3.32%) Mobile App
6 24 (2.84%) Data Integration
6 24 (2.84%) User Experience
7 23 (2.73%) Derivative
8 18 (2.13%) Visualisation
9 17 (2.01%) Data Structures
10 14 (1.66%) Computer Science
11 10 (1.18%) Mainframe
11 10 (1.18%) Fixed Income
12 8 (0.95%) Client/Server
13 7 (0.83%) Digital Media
14 6 (0.71%) N-Tier
14 6 (0.71%) Equity Derivative
14 6 (0.71%) Reference Data
14 6 (0.71%) Wiki
14 6 (0.71%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 35 (4.15%) Windows
2 12 (1.42%) UNIX
3 8 (0.95%) Linux
4 5 (0.59%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 285 (33.77%) Business Analysis
2 203 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
3 157 (18.60%) Project Management
4 137 (16.23%) Use Case
5 125 (14.81%) UML
6 121 (14.34%) User Acceptance Testing
7 107 (12.68%) Stakeholder Management
8 95 (11.26%) ERP
9 93 (11.02%) CRM
10 88 (10.43%) Workflow
11 79 (9.36%) Change Management
12 73 (8.65%) Data Analysis
13 63 (7.46%) Requirements Analysis
14 62 (7.35%) Migration
15 61 (7.23%) Risk Management
16 59 (6.99%) User Stories
17 55 (6.52%) E-Commerce
18 54 (6.40%) Waterfall
19 53 (6.28%) Data Modelling
20 51 (6.04%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 133 (15.76%) SQL
2 42 (4.98%) C#
3 36 (4.27%) C
4 31 (3.67%) PHP
5 28 (3.32%) C++
6 18 (2.13%) Java
7 12 (1.42%) T-SQL
8 9 (1.07%) PL/SQL
9 7 (0.83%) VBA
10 6 (0.71%) JavaScript
11 3 (0.36%) ABAP
11 3 (0.36%) PHP5
12 2 (0.24%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.24%) RPG
12 2 (0.24%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.12%) Perl
13 1 (0.12%) R
13 1 (0.12%) Python
13 1 (0.12%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 112 (13.27%) Degree
2 41 (4.86%) ISEB
3 13 (1.54%) Security Cleared
4 12 (1.42%) SC Cleared
5 9 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (0.83%) ACCA
6 7 (0.83%) CIMA
6 7 (0.83%) PCI QSA
7 6 (0.71%) MBA
8 5 (0.59%) CISA
8 5 (0.59%) CISM
8 5 (0.59%) CISSP
9 3 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.36%) CCNP
9 3 (0.36%) CIPFA
9 3 (0.36%) ICAEW
9 3 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.24%) CCSA
10 2 (0.24%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (4.74%) QA
2 14 (1.66%) PCI DSS
3 13 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.83%) SLA
4 7 (0.83%) FATCA
5 4 (0.47%) EMIR
6 3 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
6 3 (0.36%) FISMA
6 3 (0.36%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.36%) HIPAA
7 2 (0.24%) COBIT
7 2 (0.24%) Basel III
7 2 (0.24%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.12%) MiFID
8 1 (0.12%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.12%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 4 (0.47%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.36%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.12%) Firmware
4 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 109 (12.91%) Microsoft
2 108 (12.80%) Oracle
3 79 (9.36%) SAP
4 19 (2.25%) IBM
5 14 (1.66%) Pegasus
5 14 (1.66%) Sage
6 13 (1.54%) JD Edwards
6 13 (1.54%) DataFlux
6 13 (1.54%) Trillium
7 10 (1.18%) Cisco
7 10 (1.18%) Epicor
8 9 (1.07%) Hyperion
8 9 (1.07%) Remedy
9 8 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (0.83%) Primavera
11 6 (0.71%) Kofax
11 6 (0.71%) VMware
11 6 (0.71%) Siebel
12 5 (0.59%) Endeca
12 5 (0.59%) ATG
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allowance and Bonus Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £46000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Reed Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Compnay Car allowance adn 20% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + bonuses
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dagenham, Essex
DSTi
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Market Rate plus excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Market Rate plus excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sandstone Technology
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Major Players Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per hour + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + bonuses
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago