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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 497 569 576
Rank change year-on-year
+72 +7
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 451 399 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.49% 0.39% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.45% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 302 323 335
Median salary £55,000 £58,750 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.38% +2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,650 £37,800
10% offered a salary of more than £84,000 £89,925 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
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
80600 89322 93611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.91% 87.15% 85.40%
Number of salaries quoted 68149 73977 76138
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £74,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +25 181 £70,000 - 21
South East +38 72 £55,000 - 12
West Midlands +1 46 £57,500 +5.50% 4
East of England +49 37 £40,000 +2.56% 1
North West +31 35 £38,000 -24.00% 6
South West +31 28 £42,500 +17.24% 3
Yorkshire +26 24 £42,500 +6.25% 3
East Midlands +4 17 £41,500 -7.77% 2
Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
GAP Analysis
UK

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 405 (49.39%) Finance
2 200 (24.39%) Business Analysis
3 196 (23.90%) SAP
4 182 (22.20%) Analytical Skills
5 161 (19.63%) Degree
6 150 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
7 135 (16.46%) Banking
7 135 (16.46%) SDLC
8 126 (15.37%) Stakeholder Management
9 118 (14.39%) Project Management
10 107 (13.05%) Change Management
11 106 (12.93%) User Acceptance Testing
12 104 (12.68%) Manufacturing
13 103 (12.56%) SQL
14 99 (12.07%) Migration
15 98 (11.95%) Retail
16 80 (9.76%) Risk Management
17 79 (9.63%) UML
18 77 (9.39%) Oracle
19 76 (9.27%) Microsoft
19 76 (9.27%) Integration Testing
20 73 (8.90%) Derivative
20 73 (8.90%) Investment Banking
21 72 (8.78%) Waterfall
22 70 (8.54%) CRM
23 68 (8.29%) Business Intelligence
24 66 (8.05%) Change Control
25 64 (7.80%) ERP
26 63 (7.68%) Mentoring
27 61 (7.44%) Continuous Improvement

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 14 (1.71%) CMS
2 13 (1.59%) IIS
2 13 (1.59%) MS Exchange
3 8 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (0.98%) Oracle Workflow
4 7 (0.85%) SAS
5 6 (0.73%) Confluence
5 6 (0.73%) Oracle UPK
6 4 (0.49%) NetWeaver
6 4 (0.49%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.37%) Apache Solr
7 3 (0.37%) Drupal
8 2 (0.24%) JBoss
9 1 (0.12%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.12%) SAP EP
9 1 (0.12%) SAP Portal
9 1 (0.12%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.12%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.12%) WebLogic
Applications
1 40 (4.88%) MS Visio
2 27 (3.29%) MS Excel
3 18 (2.20%) MS Office
4 13 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (1.59%) MS Project
5 1 (0.12%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 47 (5.73%) SAP CO
1 47 (5.73%) SAP FI
1 47 (5.73%) SAP FI/CO
2 35 (4.27%) SAP MM
3 27 (3.29%) Oracle EBS R12
4 26 (3.17%) SAP PP
5 23 (2.80%) Oracle Receivables
6 22 (2.68%) Oracle EBS
6 22 (2.68%) Oracle Payables
7 20 (2.44%) Oracle Assets
7 20 (2.44%) SAP HCM
8 18 (2.20%) Oracle Cash Management
8 18 (2.20%) SAP SD
9 17 (2.07%) SAP PP-PI
9 17 (2.07%) SAP SCM
10 15 (1.83%) FLEXCUBE
10 15 (1.83%) Oracle Financials
10 15 (1.83%) SAP APO
10 15 (1.83%) SAP HR
10 15 (1.83%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 38 (4.63%) SaaS
2 15 (1.83%) Force.com
3 11 (1.34%) Office 365
4 8 (0.98%) Taleo
5 3 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.24%) PaaS
6 2 (0.24%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.12%) Heroku
7 1 (0.12%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.54%) Firewall
2 26 (3.17%) Network Security
3 21 (2.56%) Internet
4 15 (1.83%) Cisco Nexus
5 14 (1.71%) LAN
5 14 (1.71%) WAN
6 13 (1.59%) BGP
7 12 (1.46%) OSPF
7 12 (1.46%) Spanning Tree
8 11 (1.34%) Wireless
9 10 (1.22%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (1.22%) TCP/IP
10 9 (1.10%) Cisco IOS
11 8 (0.98%) NAS
11 8 (0.98%) SAN
12 4 (0.49%) Cisco PIX
12 4 (0.49%) NetScreen
12 4 (0.49%) VPN
13 3 (0.37%) HTTP
13 3 (0.37%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (3.05%) SAP HANA
2 24 (2.93%) Relational Database
3 23 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (2.20%) SQL Server
5 16 (1.95%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 16 (1.95%) SAP BW
6 15 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (1.34%) QlikView
8 10 (1.22%) Big Data
8 10 (1.22%) Oracle BI EE
9 8 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (0.85%) SAP BI
11 6 (0.73%) Oracle Database
11 6 (0.73%) SQLPlus
12 5 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 1 (0.12%) PowerPivot
15 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 22 (2.68%) LSMW
2 17 (2.07%) JIRA
3 9 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
4 6 (0.73%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 6 (0.73%) ERwin
4 6 (0.73%) Toad
5 3 (0.37%) JBehave
6 2 (0.24%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.24%) FitNesse
6 2 (0.24%) Selenium
6 2 (0.24%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.12%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.12%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.12%) JDeveloper
7 1 (0.12%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.12%) JUnit
7 1 (0.12%) Log4j
7 1 (0.12%) PowerBuilder
7 1 (0.12%) ProC
7 1 (0.12%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 405 (49.39%) Finance
2 135 (16.46%) Banking
3 104 (12.68%) Manufacturing
4 98 (11.95%) Retail
5 73 (8.90%) Investment Banking
6 34 (4.15%) Publishing
7 33 (4.02%) General Ledger
8 31 (3.78%) Telecoms
9 25 (3.05%) Marketing
10 19 (2.32%) Back Office
10 19 (2.32%) Legal
10 19 (2.32%) Retail Banking
11 16 (1.95%) Front Office
12 15 (1.83%) Billing
13 8 (0.98%) Aerospace
13 8 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (0.85%) Automotive
15 6 (0.73%) Local Government
16 5 (0.61%) Financial Institution
17 3 (0.37%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 422 (51.46%) Analyst
2 357 (43.54%) Business Analyst
3 227 (27.68%) Consultant
4 88 (10.73%) SAP Consultant
5 74 (9.02%) Architect
6 59 (7.20%) Banking Analyst
7 48 (5.85%) Senior Analyst
7 48 (5.85%) Senior Business Analyst
8 47 (5.73%) Functional Consultant
8 47 (5.73%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 44 (5.37%) Solutions Architect
10 39 (4.76%) Business Consultant
10 39 (4.76%) SAP Analyst
11 38 (4.63%) Financial Analyst
12 33 (4.02%) SAP CO Consultant
12 33 (4.02%) SAP FI Consultant
12 33 (4.02%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
13 32 (3.90%) IT Business Analyst
14 31 (3.78%) Regulatory Business Analyst
14 31 (3.78%) Salesforce.com Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (4.76%) .NET
2 35 (4.27%) HTML
3 29 (3.54%) XML
4 24 (2.93%) CSS
5 15 (1.83%) Web Services
6 14 (1.71%) ASP.NET
7 10 (1.22%) HTML5
7 10 (1.22%) jQuery
7 10 (1.22%) Oracle Fusion
8 9 (1.10%) SAP Basis
9 8 (0.98%) .NET Framework
10 6 (0.73%) Middleware
10 6 (0.73%) SAP ALE
11 5 (0.61%) FIX Protocol
11 5 (0.61%) REST
12 4 (0.49%) Ajax
12 4 (0.49%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (0.49%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 3 (0.37%) SOAP
14 2 (0.24%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 182 (22.20%) Analytical Skills
2 73 (8.90%) Derivative
3 53 (6.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 50 (6.10%) Fixed Income
5 47 (5.73%) Equities
6 36 (4.39%) Management Information System
7 32 (3.90%) User Experience
8 30 (3.66%) OTC Derivatives
9 29 (3.54%) Hybrid Cloud
10 27 (3.29%) Fintech
11 21 (2.56%) Data Conversion
12 19 (2.32%) Credit Risk
13 17 (2.07%) Market Risk
14 14 (1.71%) AS400
14 14 (1.71%) Reinsurance
15 12 (1.46%) Computer Science
15 12 (1.46%) Data Centre
16 10 (1.22%) PKI
17 9 (1.10%) Credit Derivative
18 8 (0.98%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 15 (1.83%) OS/400
2 14 (1.71%) Windows
3 12 (1.46%) Linux
4 8 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (0.49%) Unix
5 4 (0.49%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.12%) AIX
6 1 (0.12%) HPUX
6 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.12%) Solaris
6 1 (0.12%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.12%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (24.39%) Business Analysis
2 150 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
3 135 (16.46%) SDLC
4 126 (15.37%) Stakeholder Management
5 118 (14.39%) Project Management
6 107 (13.05%) Change Management
7 106 (12.93%) User Acceptance Testing
8 99 (12.07%) Migration
9 80 (9.76%) Risk Management
10 79 (9.63%) UML
11 76 (9.27%) Integration Testing
12 72 (8.78%) Waterfall
13 70 (8.54%) CRM
14 68 (8.29%) Business Intelligence
15 66 (8.05%) Change Control
16 64 (7.80%) ERP
17 63 (7.68%) Mentoring
18 61 (7.44%) Continuous Improvement
19 53 (6.46%) Data Migration
20 52 (6.34%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 103 (12.56%) SQL
2 40 (4.88%) Java
3 35 (4.27%) PL/SQL
4 30 (3.66%) ABAP
5 29 (3.54%) JavaScript
6 25 (3.05%) C#
7 11 (1.34%) T-SQL
8 10 (1.22%) VB.NET
9 9 (1.10%) C
9 9 (1.10%) VBA
10 5 (0.61%) PHP
10 5 (0.61%) Python
11 2 (0.24%) Apex Code
11 2 (0.24%) R
11 2 (0.24%) Ruby
12 1 (0.12%) PL/1
12 1 (0.12%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.12%) SOQL
12 1 (0.12%) SOSL
12 1 (0.12%) X++
Qualifications
1 161 (19.63%) Degree
2 44 (5.37%) ISEB
3 29 (3.54%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (3.29%) CCNP
5 25 (3.05%) CISSP
6 13 (1.59%) CCIE
6 13 (1.59%) CCNA
6 13 (1.59%) CISM
7 10 (1.22%) SC Cleared
7 10 (1.22%) Security Cleared
8 9 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (0.98%) MCITP
9 8 (0.98%) MCSE
9 8 (0.98%) PCI QSA
9 8 (0.98%) RHCA
9 8 (0.98%) RHCSA
9 8 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (0.85%) PMI Certification
10 7 (0.85%) SANS
11 6 (0.73%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (6.59%) MiFID
2 41 (5.00%) PCI DSS
3 40 (4.88%) QA
4 36 (4.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 30 (3.66%) EMIR
6 17 (2.07%) FATCA
7 10 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (0.73%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 6 (0.73%) SLA
9 5 (0.61%) COBIT
9 5 (0.61%) Dodd-Frank
9 5 (0.61%) ISO27002
10 4 (0.49%) ISO 9000
10 4 (0.49%) PA-DSS
11 3 (0.37%) Data Quality
12 2 (0.24%) SDET
13 1 (0.12%) Basel III
13 1 (0.12%) CRD IV
13 1 (0.12%) ISO20022
13 1 (0.12%) Solvency II
System Software
1 16 (1.95%) Active Directory
2 15 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.46%) XenApp
4 8 (0.98%) vSphere
5 4 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (0.49%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (0.73%) QRadar
1 6 (0.73%) RSA Security Analytics
2 5 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 196 (23.90%) SAP
2 77 (9.39%) Oracle
3 76 (9.27%) Microsoft
4 34 (4.15%) Salesforce.com
5 31 (3.78%) Cisco
6 28 (3.41%) Siebel
7 23 (2.80%) CheckPoint
8 21 (2.56%) Juniper
9 18 (2.20%) Intel Security
9 18 (2.20%) ServiceNow
10 15 (1.83%) VMware
11 13 (1.59%) Citrix
11 13 (1.59%) Hyperion
12 11 (1.34%) Marketo
12 11 (1.34%) Tableau
13 10 (1.22%) Murex
14 9 (1.10%) Ariba
15 8 (0.98%) F5
15 8 (0.98%) IBM
15 8 (0.98%) Red Hat
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
North West London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Networkers
Salary: £42000 per annum + EXCELLENT benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley
Volt
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking
Mint
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 + strong bonus and benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Goole, North Humberside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Uxbridge, Middlesex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Energon People
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe
TDA Group
Posted: 15 days ago
Milton Keynes
Mint
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 25 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000 + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000 + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000 + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + car, pension, bonus, life, healthcare
Posted: 10 days ago