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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 485 557 592
Rank change year-on-year
+72 +35
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 438 409 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.49% 0.40% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.46% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 302 318 328
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £90,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -
GAP Analysis
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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
79080 89101 91294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.26% 87.44% 85.38%
Number of salaries quoted 66390 74452 73759
Median salary £50,500 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing GAP Analysis as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GAP Analysis within the England region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +40 190 £65,000 -7.14% 22
South East +65 106 £55,000 +22.22% 10
North West +20 31 £46,000 +29.57% 4
Yorkshire +42 27 £34,500 -24.59% 4
East of England +8 21 £45,000 +12.50% 1
East Midlands +27 19 £55,000 +37.50%
West Midlands -12 18 £49,000 -10.09% 4
South West -3 8 £43,750 +9.37% 3
North East +2 4 £50,000 +33.33% 1
GAP Analysis
UK

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing GAP Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 448 (52.28%) Finance
2 234 (27.30%) Business Analysis
3 189 (22.05%) Agile Software Development
4 183 (21.35%) SAP
5 182 (21.24%) Analytical Skills
6 163 (19.02%) Degree
7 158 (18.44%) SDLC
8 154 (17.97%) Stakeholder Management
9 147 (17.15%) Banking
10 126 (14.70%) Project Management
11 121 (14.12%) Retail
12 102 (11.90%) UML
13 101 (11.79%) User Acceptance Testing
14 99 (11.55%) Manufacturing
14 99 (11.55%) Derivative
15 97 (11.32%) SQL
16 94 (10.97%) Investment Banking
17 89 (10.39%) Risk Management
18 81 (9.45%) Migration
19 79 (9.22%) Change Management
20 77 (8.98%) Oracle
20 77 (8.98%) Waterfall
21 76 (8.87%) Integration Testing
22 72 (8.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
23 71 (8.28%) MiFID
24 70 (8.17%) Continuous Improvement
25 68 (7.93%) Fixed Income
26 67 (7.82%) Microsoft
27 66 (7.70%) Mentoring
28 64 (7.47%) ERP

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 17 (1.98%) MS Exchange
2 16 (1.87%) CMS
3 12 (1.40%) IIS
4 11 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (0.93%) Confluence
6 6 (0.70%) WebSphere
7 5 (0.58%) SAS
7 5 (0.58%) SharePoint
8 4 (0.47%) NetWeaver
9 2 (0.23%) JBoss
9 2 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.12%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.12%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.12%) Drupal
10 1 (0.12%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.12%) SAP EP
10 1 (0.12%) SAP Portal
10 1 (0.12%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.12%) WebLogic
Applications
1 29 (3.38%) MS Office
2 26 (3.03%) MS Visio
3 25 (2.92%) MS Excel
4 11 (1.28%) MS Project
5 10 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.12%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 59 (6.88%) SAP CO
1 59 (6.88%) SAP FI
1 59 (6.88%) SAP FI/CO
2 48 (5.60%) SAP MM
3 41 (4.78%) SAP PP
3 41 (4.78%) SAP SD
4 28 (3.27%) Oracle EBS R12
4 28 (3.27%) SAP SCM
5 27 (3.15%) Oracle Assets
5 27 (3.15%) Oracle Cash Management
5 27 (3.15%) Oracle Payables
5 27 (3.15%) Oracle Receivables
6 19 (2.22%) Oracle EBS
7 15 (1.75%) SAP APO
8 13 (1.52%) SAP QM
9 12 (1.40%) Finacle
9 12 (1.40%) FLEXCUBE
9 12 (1.40%) Oracle Financials
9 12 (1.40%) Temenos T24
10 10 (1.17%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.10%) SaaS
2 11 (1.28%) Office 365
3 9 (1.05%) Force.com
4 8 (0.93%) Taleo
5 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.23%) Lucidchart
6 2 (0.23%) PaaS
6 2 (0.23%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.12%) Heroku
7 1 (0.12%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (4.67%) Firewall
2 25 (2.92%) Network Security
3 24 (2.80%) Internet
4 20 (2.33%) LAN
4 20 (2.33%) WAN
5 18 (2.10%) BGP
6 17 (1.98%) OSPF
7 16 (1.87%) SAN
8 14 (1.63%) Wireless
9 13 (1.52%) Cisco Nexus
10 12 (1.40%) Spanning Tree
10 12 (1.40%) TCP/IP
11 11 (1.28%) NAS
12 9 (1.05%) Cisco IOS
13 8 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
13 8 (0.93%) IPsec
13 8 (0.93%) SSL
13 8 (0.93%) VPN
14 6 (0.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 6 (0.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (2.57%) SAP HANA
3 16 (1.87%) SAP BW
4 13 (1.52%) Relational Database
5 9 (1.05%) SQL Server
6 8 (0.93%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 8 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (0.82%) SAP BI
8 6 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (0.70%) Oracle BI EE
8 6 (0.70%) Oracle Database
8 6 (0.70%) QlikView
9 5 (0.58%) Big Data
9 5 (0.58%) Data Mining
10 3 (0.35%) GIS
10 3 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.12%) MySQL
11 1 (0.12%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (1.98%) JIRA
2 9 (1.05%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (0.70%) ERwin
3 6 (0.70%) LSMW
4 1 (0.12%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.12%) JBehave
4 1 (0.12%) JDeveloper
4 1 (0.12%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.12%) JUnit
4 1 (0.12%) Log4j
4 1 (0.12%) ProC
4 1 (0.12%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (0.12%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.12%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 448 (52.28%) Finance
2 147 (17.15%) Banking
3 121 (14.12%) Retail
4 99 (11.55%) Manufacturing
5 94 (10.97%) Investment Banking
6 56 (6.53%) General Ledger
7 40 (4.67%) Publishing
8 37 (4.32%) Back Office
8 37 (4.32%) Telecoms
9 32 (3.73%) Front Office
10 18 (2.10%) Legal
10 18 (2.10%) Marketing
11 16 (1.87%) Retail Banking
12 10 (1.17%) Automotive
13 8 (0.93%) Billing
14 7 (0.82%) Financial Institution
14 7 (0.82%) Local Government
14 7 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.35%) German Language
16 1 (0.12%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 452 (52.74%) Analyst
2 382 (44.57%) Business Analyst
3 228 (26.60%) Consultant
4 102 (11.90%) SAP Consultant
5 68 (7.93%) Architect
5 68 (7.93%) Banking Analyst
6 58 (6.77%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 43 (5.02%) Senior Analyst
8 42 (4.90%) Senior Business Analyst
9 41 (4.78%) IT Business Analyst
10 40 (4.67%) Regulatory Business Analyst
11 39 (4.55%) Financial Analyst
11 39 (4.55%) IT Analyst
12 37 (4.32%) Finance Business Analyst
12 37 (4.32%) Senior Consultant
13 36 (4.20%) Business Consultant
13 36 (4.20%) SAP CO Consultant
13 36 (4.20%) SAP FI Consultant
13 36 (4.20%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
14 35 (4.08%) Business IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (3.62%) HTML
2 28 (3.27%) XML
3 20 (2.33%) .NET
4 17 (1.98%) CSS
5 14 (1.63%) Oracle Fusion
6 13 (1.52%) Web Services
7 12 (1.40%) Middleware
8 6 (0.70%) SAP ALE
9 5 (0.58%) FIX Protocol
10 4 (0.47%) .NET Framework
11 3 (0.35%) ASP.NET
11 3 (0.35%) HTML5
11 3 (0.35%) J2EE
11 3 (0.35%) jQuery
11 3 (0.35%) REST
11 3 (0.35%) SAP Fiori
12 2 (0.23%) Backbone.js
12 2 (0.23%) OAuth2
12 2 (0.23%) SAP Basis
12 2 (0.23%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 182 (21.24%) Analytical Skills
2 99 (11.55%) Derivative
3 72 (8.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 68 (7.93%) Fixed Income
5 58 (6.77%) Equities
6 49 (5.72%) Management Information System
7 38 (4.43%) OTC Derivatives
8 30 (3.50%) Credit Risk
9 28 (3.27%) Fintech
10 23 (2.68%) User Experience
11 22 (2.57%) Market Risk
12 21 (2.45%) Credit Derivative
13 20 (2.33%) Hybrid Cloud
14 17 (1.98%) Data Centre
15 15 (1.75%) AS400
16 12 (1.40%) PKI
17 11 (1.28%) Cryptography
18 9 (1.05%) Computer Science
18 9 (1.05%) Mobile Banking
19 8 (0.93%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 22 (2.57%) Linux
2 16 (1.87%) OS/400
3 11 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (0.82%) Windows
5 5 (0.58%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.12%) Unix
6 1 (0.12%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.12%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (27.30%) Business Analysis
2 189 (22.05%) Agile Software Development
3 158 (18.44%) SDLC
4 154 (17.97%) Stakeholder Management
5 126 (14.70%) Project Management
6 102 (11.90%) UML
7 101 (11.79%) User Acceptance Testing
8 89 (10.39%) Risk Management
9 81 (9.45%) Migration
10 79 (9.22%) Change Management
11 77 (8.98%) Waterfall
12 76 (8.87%) Integration Testing
13 70 (8.17%) Continuous Improvement
14 66 (7.70%) Mentoring
15 64 (7.47%) ERP
16 60 (7.00%) Change Control
16 60 (7.00%) User Stories
17 53 (6.18%) Business Intelligence
18 52 (6.07%) Use Case
19 50 (5.83%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 97 (11.32%) SQL
2 29 (3.38%) Java
3 26 (3.03%) ABAP
4 23 (2.68%) PL/SQL
5 20 (2.33%) C
5 20 (2.33%) JavaScript
6 12 (1.40%) C#
7 10 (1.17%) Shell Script
8 6 (0.70%) PHP
9 4 (0.47%) T-SQL
9 4 (0.47%) VB
10 3 (0.35%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.23%) Apex Code
11 2 (0.23%) VBA
12 1 (0.12%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.12%) PL/1
12 1 (0.12%) SOQL
12 1 (0.12%) SOSL
12 1 (0.12%) X++
Qualifications
1 163 (19.02%) Degree
2 53 (6.18%) ISEB
3 35 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
4 33 (3.85%) CCNP
5 29 (3.38%) CISSP
6 17 (1.98%) CCNA
7 16 (1.87%) CISM
8 15 (1.75%) Security Cleared
9 13 (1.52%) CCIE
10 12 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (1.28%) MCITP
11 11 (1.28%) MCSE
11 11 (1.28%) RHCA
11 11 (1.28%) RHCSA
11 11 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 10 (1.17%) SANS
12 10 (1.17%) SC Cleared
13 8 (0.93%) GIAC
14 7 (0.82%) CISA
14 7 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (8.28%) MiFID
2 53 (6.18%) PCI DSS
3 40 (4.67%) EMIR
4 39 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 32 (3.73%) QA
6 22 (2.57%) FATCA
7 13 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 8 (0.93%) SLA
9 7 (0.82%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 7 (0.82%) Solvency II
10 6 (0.70%) COBIT
10 6 (0.70%) Dodd-Frank
11 5 (0.58%) Data Quality
11 5 (0.58%) ISO27002
11 5 (0.58%) PA-DSS
12 4 (0.47%) AIFMD
12 4 (0.47%) UCITS
13 3 (0.35%) ISO 9001
14 2 (0.23%) ISO 8583
14 2 (0.23%) ISO20022
System Software
1 24 (2.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (2.33%) Active Directory
3 16 (1.87%) XenApp
4 11 (1.28%) vSphere
5 5 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (0.58%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.47%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (0.82%) QRadar
1 7 (0.82%) RSA Security Analytics
2 5 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 183 (21.35%) SAP
2 77 (8.98%) Oracle
3 67 (7.82%) Microsoft
4 39 (4.55%) Cisco
5 28 (3.27%) CheckPoint
6 24 (2.80%) Salesforce.com
6 24 (2.80%) VMware
7 23 (2.68%) Murex
8 21 (2.45%) Juniper
9 19 (2.22%) IBM
9 19 (2.22%) Intel Security
9 19 (2.22%) Siebel
10 17 (1.98%) Citrix
11 15 (1.75%) F5
12 11 (1.28%) Red Hat
13 9 (1.05%) Palo Alto
14 8 (0.93%) Cognos
14 8 (0.93%) Hitachi
15 7 (0.82%) Intel
15 7 (0.82%) Symantec
City, London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury
Interquest Group PLC
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Computer People
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Catch Resource Management Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Wipro
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £70,000 and amazing package
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Doncaster
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £26302.00 - £35225.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - 80,000k + 8-11% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
set2recruit
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum From £40,000 to £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £39333.00 - £45232.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + car, pension, bonus, life, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford
Mint
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + BONUS AND CAR ALLOWANCE AND BENEFITS
Posted: 23 days ago
Hampshire
Nicoll Curtin Technology
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + car, pension, bonus, life, healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Freshfields
Posted: 20 days ago