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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GAP Analysis
Rank 499 547 510
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -37
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 423 336 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.41% 0.33% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.41% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 352 261 332
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
85300 82408 85840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.36% 81.93% 79.78%
Number of salaries quoted 70869 66754 73764
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 +15 229 £67,500 +8.00% 39
East of England +17 51 £50,000 +17.64% 2
South East -3 50 £55,000 - 8
North West +15 31 £42,500 -19.04% 1
Yorkshire -5 29 £42,500 -5.55% 2
West Midlands -12 18 £42,500 +21.42%
South West -7 9 £31,000 -27.05% 2
East Midlands +22 6 £58,750 +17.50% 1
North East -14 3 £60,000 +76.47% 3
GAP Analysis
UK

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 327 (39.98%) Finance
2 255 (31.17%) Business Analysis
3 187 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
4 160 (19.56%) User Acceptance Testing
5 154 (18.83%) SQL
6 133 (16.26%) Analytical Skills
7 123 (15.04%) Banking
8 109 (13.33%) Project Management
9 107 (13.08%) Stakeholder Management
10 105 (12.84%) UML
10 105 (12.84%) Use Case
11 97 (11.86%) Degree
12 91 (11.12%) Oracle
12 91 (11.12%) Workflow
13 88 (10.76%) ERP
14 86 (10.51%) Retail
15 85 (10.39%) SAP
16 79 (9.66%) Data Analysis
17 78 (9.54%) Microsoft
18 70 (8.56%) Requirements Analysis
19 69 (8.44%) PRINCE2
20 65 (7.95%) Manufacturing
21 64 (7.82%) SQL Server
21 64 (7.82%) Change Management
22 62 (7.58%) MS Excel
23 61 (7.46%) User Stories
24 59 (7.21%) CRM
25 55 (6.72%) Business Intelligence
25 55 (6.72%) Telecoms
26 51 (6.23%) Risk Management

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 22 (2.69%) SharePoint
2 20 (2.44%) NetWeaver
2 20 (2.44%) Oracle Workflow
3 15 (1.83%) SAS
4 7 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (0.73%) IBM Notes
6 5 (0.61%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (0.49%) CMS
8 3 (0.37%) FileNet
8 3 (0.37%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
9 2 (0.24%) Lync
10 1 (0.12%) IIS
10 1 (0.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 62 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 42 (5.13%) MS Visio
3 28 (3.42%) MS Project
4 24 (2.93%) MS PowerPoint
5 19 (2.32%) MS Office
6 11 (1.34%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.12%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 45 (5.50%) Oracle Applications
2 33 (4.03%) Oracle EBS
3 27 (3.30%) Dynamics NAV
3 27 (3.30%) Oracle EBS R12
4 26 (3.18%) Temenos T24
4 26 (3.18%) Finacle
5 16 (1.96%) SAP BPC
5 16 (1.96%) FLEXCUBE
6 15 (1.83%) Kondor+
6 15 (1.83%) Oracle 11i
7 14 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
7 14 (1.71%) Oracle General Ledger
7 14 (1.71%) Oracle Payables
7 14 (1.71%) Oracle Receivables
8 13 (1.59%) Oracle Assets
8 13 (1.59%) SAP FI
9 12 (1.47%) SAP SD
9 12 (1.47%) SAP CO
9 12 (1.47%) SAP FI/CO
10 11 (1.34%) MultiFonds
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.98%) Office 365
2 7 (0.86%) SaaS
3 3 (0.37%) Force.com
4 2 (0.24%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.12%) Taleo
5 1 (0.12%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.83%) Firewall
2 9 (1.10%) DMZ
3 8 (0.98%) Network Security
4 6 (0.73%) VPN
5 5 (0.61%) Internet
6 4 (0.49%) MPLS
6 4 (0.49%) LAN
6 4 (0.49%) SMS
7 2 (0.24%) WAN
8 1 (0.12%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.12%) DNS
8 1 (0.12%) VoIP
8 1 (0.12%) WLAN
8 1 (0.12%) SDH
8 1 (0.12%) OSPF
8 1 (0.12%) BGP
8 1 (0.12%) IPsec
8 1 (0.12%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.12%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (0.12%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (7.82%) SQL Server
2 39 (4.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 33 (4.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 31 (3.79%) Data Warehouse
5 30 (3.67%) Data Mining
5 30 (3.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 29 (3.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 26 (3.18%) SQL Server 2008
8 18 (2.20%) Relational Database
9 17 (2.08%) Oracle BI EE
9 17 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
10 14 (1.71%) SAP BW
11 11 (1.34%) SAP HANA
12 7 (0.86%) Microsoft Power View
13 3 (0.37%) NoSQL
13 3 (0.37%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (0.37%) Oracle ODI
13 3 (0.37%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.37%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 3 (0.37%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (2.44%) Toad
2 10 (1.22%) Rational Rose
3 5 (0.61%) ERwin
4 4 (0.49%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.12%) LSMW
5 1 (0.12%) JIRA
5 1 (0.12%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 327 (39.98%) Finance
2 123 (15.04%) Banking
3 86 (10.51%) Retail
4 65 (7.95%) Manufacturing
5 55 (6.72%) Telecoms
6 44 (5.38%) Legal
7 39 (4.77%) Investment Banking
8 23 (2.81%) Retail Banking
9 20 (2.44%) Front Office
9 20 (2.44%) Back Office
10 19 (2.32%) Billing
11 18 (2.20%) General Ledger
12 16 (1.96%) Advertising
13 14 (1.71%) Marketing
14 12 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
15 10 (1.22%) Games
16 9 (1.10%) Automotive
16 9 (1.10%) Publishing
17 8 (0.98%) Electronics
18 6 (0.73%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 444 (54.28%) Analyst
2 393 (48.04%) Business Analyst
3 153 (18.70%) Consultant
4 75 (9.17%) Architect
5 58 (7.09%) Systems Analyst
6 49 (5.99%) Business Systems Analyst
7 46 (5.62%) Senior Business Analyst
7 46 (5.62%) Senior Analyst
8 41 (5.01%) Solutions Architect
9 36 (4.40%) Banking Business Analyst
10 33 (4.03%) SAP Consultant
11 30 (3.67%) Data Analyst
12 29 (3.55%) Agile Business Analyst
13 26 (3.18%) Senior Consultant
14 25 (3.06%) Enterprise Architect
14 25 (3.06%) Oracle Consultant
15 23 (2.81%) Business Consultant
16 22 (2.69%) Project Manager
17 20 (2.44%) Developer
18 19 (2.32%) Insurance Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (2.81%) XML
2 17 (2.08%) .NET
3 11 (1.34%) EDI
4 9 (1.10%) J2EE
5 8 (0.98%) XSLT
6 7 (0.86%) XML Messaging
6 7 (0.86%) SOAP
6 7 (0.86%) MDX
7 6 (0.73%) Web Services
7 6 (0.73%) CSS
7 6 (0.73%) HTML
8 4 (0.49%) JSON
9 3 (0.37%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 3 (0.37%) Oracle Fusion
10 2 (0.24%) RESTful
10 2 (0.24%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.24%) FIX Protocol
10 2 (0.24%) Middleware
10 2 (0.24%) JSP
11 1 (0.12%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 133 (16.26%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (5.38%) Management Information System
3 31 (3.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 30 (3.67%) Equities
5 29 (3.55%) Data Integration
6 27 (3.30%) Computer Science
7 18 (2.20%) Mobile App
8 17 (2.08%) Derivative
9 16 (1.96%) Visualisation
10 14 (1.71%) CESG
10 14 (1.71%) Data Structures
11 13 (1.59%) CESG CLAS
11 13 (1.59%) Client/Server
11 13 (1.59%) FMCG
12 11 (1.34%) RMADS
13 8 (0.98%) Fixed Income
14 7 (0.86%) N-Tier
14 7 (0.86%) Life Science
14 7 (0.86%) Credit Risk
14 7 (0.86%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 35 (4.28%) Windows
2 11 (1.34%) Windows 7
3 10 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (1.22%) Linux
3 10 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (0.98%) UNIX
5 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.12%) Android
6 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 255 (31.17%) Business Analysis
2 187 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
3 160 (19.56%) User Acceptance Testing
4 109 (13.33%) Project Management
5 107 (13.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 105 (12.84%) UML
6 105 (12.84%) Use Case
7 91 (11.12%) Workflow
8 88 (10.76%) ERP
9 79 (9.66%) Data Analysis
10 70 (8.56%) Requirements Analysis
11 69 (8.44%) PRINCE2
12 64 (7.82%) Change Management
13 61 (7.46%) User Stories
14 59 (7.21%) CRM
15 55 (6.72%) Business Intelligence
16 51 (6.23%) Risk Management
17 50 (6.11%) RUP
18 47 (5.75%) Data Modelling
19 46 (5.62%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 154 (18.83%) SQL
2 17 (2.08%) T-SQL
3 16 (1.96%) Java
4 12 (1.47%) C#
5 6 (0.73%) JavaScript
6 5 (0.61%) PHP
6 5 (0.61%) VBA
7 4 (0.49%) PHP5
7 4 (0.49%) ABAP
7 4 (0.49%) C
8 2 (0.24%) RPG
9 1 (0.12%) Perl
9 1 (0.12%) R
9 1 (0.12%) Python
9 1 (0.12%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 97 (11.86%) Degree
2 44 (5.38%) ISEB
3 16 (1.96%) Security Cleared
4 13 (1.59%) SC Cleared
5 12 (1.47%) ACCA
6 9 (1.10%) CISM
6 9 (1.10%) CISSP
6 9 (1.10%) PCI QSA
7 7 (0.86%) CIMA
7 7 (0.86%) MBA
8 6 (0.73%) PMI Certification
8 6 (0.73%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 6 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 6 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (0.61%) CCA
9 5 (0.61%) CISA
9 5 (0.61%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 5 (0.61%) IIBA
10 4 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.49%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (4.65%) QA
2 32 (3.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (3.18%) PCI DSS
4 9 (1.10%) JSP 440
4 9 (1.10%) EMIR
4 9 (1.10%) Dodd-Frank
5 7 (0.86%) SLA
6 6 (0.73%) Basel III
6 6 (0.73%) FATCA
7 5 (0.61%) Solvency II
7 5 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
8 4 (0.49%) COBIT
8 4 (0.49%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.37%) HIPAA
10 2 (0.24%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.12%) TickIT
11 1 (0.12%) COSO
11 1 (0.12%) IEC 61508
11 1 (0.12%) COREP
System Software
1 10 (1.22%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.12%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (0.37%) Nessus
2 2 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 91 (11.12%) Oracle
2 85 (10.39%) SAP
3 78 (9.54%) Microsoft
4 13 (1.59%) Trillium
4 13 (1.59%) JD Edwards
4 13 (1.59%) DataFlux
5 11 (1.34%) Misys
6 10 (1.22%) CA
6 10 (1.22%) SunGard
6 10 (1.22%) OpenLink
6 10 (1.22%) VMware
6 10 (1.22%) IT2
7 9 (1.10%) Siebel
7 9 (1.10%) Epicor
7 9 (1.10%) Cognizant
8 8 (0.98%) Hyperion
8 8 (0.98%) IBM
9 7 (0.86%) Calypso
9 7 (0.86%) Remedy
10 6 (0.73%) Lotus
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