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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GAP Analysis
Rank 532 477 415
Rank change year-on-year
-55 -62
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 395 434 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.36% 0.44% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.55% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 328 346 461
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £39,350 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
87806 79197 86082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.80% 79.57% 78.05%
Number of salaries quoted 70655 65397 73602
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -34 206 £63,750 +6.25% 26
South East -40 39 £60,000 +6.19% 7
North West -15 36 £32,500 -33.67% 4
East of England -3 30 £48,500 +6.59% 2
South West -5 21 £65,000 +41.30% 4
East Midlands -7 15 £41,875 -1.47% 1
Yorkshire -48 14 £40,000 +14.28% 3
West Midlands -28 10 £44,750 -0.55% 5
Midlands - 2 £42,500 -
GAP Analysis
UK

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 307 (36.81%) Finance
2 194 (23.26%) Business Analysis
3 181 (21.70%) User Acceptance Testing
4 161 (19.30%) Oracle
5 146 (17.51%) SQL
6 122 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 118 (14.15%) Workflow
8 113 (13.55%) SAP
9 109 (13.07%) Banking
10 108 (12.95%) Project Management
11 92 (11.03%) PRINCE2
12 91 (10.91%) Microsoft
13 85 (10.19%) Business Intelligence
14 82 (9.83%) Degree
15 81 (9.71%) Oracle Applications
16 73 (8.75%) MS Excel
16 73 (8.75%) Use Case
17 72 (8.63%) CRM
18 68 (8.15%) Risk Management
19 64 (7.67%) UML
20 63 (7.55%) Manufacturing
21 60 (7.19%) Management Information System
21 60 (7.19%) Agile Software Development
22 56 (6.71%) Change Management
22 56 (6.71%) Migration
23 55 (6.59%) QA
24 54 (6.47%) MS Visio
25 53 (6.35%) Oracle EBS
25 53 (6.35%) Retail
26 52 (6.24%) Data Analysis

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 42 (5.04%) Oracle Workflow
2 18 (2.16%) NetWeaver
3 17 (2.04%) SharePoint
4 11 (1.32%) IIS
4 11 (1.32%) SAS
5 9 (1.08%) CMS
6 7 (0.84%) Tomcat
7 5 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (0.48%) MS Exchange
8 4 (0.48%) Apache
8 4 (0.48%) eRoom
8 4 (0.48%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.12%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
10 1 (0.12%) Drupal
10 1 (0.12%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 73 (8.75%) MS Excel
2 54 (6.47%) MS Visio
3 29 (3.48%) MS Office
4 23 (2.76%) MS Project
5 16 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.48%) PowerPivot
6 4 (0.48%) Acrobat
7 3 (0.36%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 81 (9.71%) Oracle Applications
2 53 (6.35%) Oracle EBS
3 50 (6.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 48 (5.76%) Oracle General Ledger
4 48 (5.76%) Oracle Payables
5 44 (5.28%) Oracle Receivables
6 39 (4.68%) Oracle Assets
7 36 (4.32%) Oracle Cash Management
8 29 (3.48%) Oracle 11i
9 24 (2.88%) SAP FI
9 24 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
10 23 (2.76%) SAP FI/CO
10 23 (2.76%) SAP CO
11 22 (2.64%) Oracle FAH
12 20 (2.40%) Kondor+
13 19 (2.28%) Summit
14 18 (2.16%) SAP BPC
14 18 (2.16%) Dynamics NAV
15 16 (1.92%) SAP HR
16 11 (1.32%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.56%) Taleo
1 13 (1.56%) SuccessFactors
2 10 (1.20%) SaaS
3 6 (0.72%) Force.com
4 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.36%) PaaS
5 1 (0.12%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.16%) Firewall
2 16 (1.92%) Network Security
3 12 (1.44%) VPN
3 12 (1.44%) WAN
4 10 (1.20%) DMZ
5 9 (1.08%) LAN
6 5 (0.60%) SMS
7 4 (0.48%) DHCP
7 4 (0.48%) DNS
7 4 (0.48%) SAN
7 4 (0.48%) VLAN
7 4 (0.48%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.36%) DMVPN
8 3 (0.36%) HTTP
9 2 (0.24%) Internet
9 2 (0.24%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.12%) Cisco PIX
10 1 (0.12%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.12%) SWIFTNet
10 1 (0.12%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (3.60%) Data Mining
2 20 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (2.28%) SQL Server
4 15 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (0.96%) SAP HANA
7 8 (0.96%) SAP BW
7 8 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
8 7 (0.84%) MySQL
8 7 (0.84%) Data Mart
9 5 (0.60%) Relational Database
10 4 (0.48%) NoSQL
10 4 (0.48%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.36%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (0.36%) DB2
11 3 (0.36%) SAP BI
12 2 (0.24%) PowerCenter
12 2 (0.24%) Star Schema
12 2 (0.24%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 39 (4.68%) Toad
2 5 (0.60%) Rational Rose
2 5 (0.60%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (0.36%) SoapUI
4 2 (0.24%) JIRA
5 1 (0.12%) RequisitePro
5 1 (0.12%) ProC
5 1 (0.12%) Introscope
General
1 307 (36.81%) Finance
2 109 (13.07%) Banking
3 63 (7.55%) Manufacturing
4 53 (6.35%) Retail
5 52 (6.24%) Investment Banking
6 49 (5.88%) Telecoms
7 46 (5.52%) General Ledger
8 43 (5.16%) Marketing
9 31 (3.72%) Back Office
9 31 (3.72%) Legal
10 29 (3.48%) Billing
11 23 (2.76%) Front Office
12 16 (1.92%) Games
13 15 (1.80%) Advertising
14 10 (1.20%) Aerospace
15 8 (0.96%) Local Government
16 6 (0.72%) Law
17 5 (0.60%) French Language
17 5 (0.60%) Spanish Language
18 4 (0.48%) German Language
Job Titles
1 405 (48.56%) Analyst
2 331 (39.69%) Business Analyst
3 232 (27.82%) Consultant
4 67 (8.03%) Oracle Consultant
5 64 (7.67%) Architect
6 48 (5.76%) SAP Consultant
7 35 (4.20%) Senior Analyst
8 34 (4.08%) Senior Consultant
9 32 (3.84%) Business Consultant
10 31 (3.72%) Functional Consultant
10 31 (3.72%) Senior Business Analyst
11 30 (3.60%) Insurance Business Analyst
12 27 (3.24%) Solutions Architect
13 24 (2.88%) Banking Business Analyst
14 22 (2.64%) E-Business Consultant
15 20 (2.40%) Oracle Functional Consultant
15 20 (2.40%) Project Manager
15 20 (2.40%) Systems Analyst
15 20 (2.40%) Agile Business Analyst
16 19 (2.28%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (1.80%) Oracle Fusion
2 14 (1.68%) XML
3 13 (1.56%) .NET
4 9 (1.08%) Web Services
5 8 (0.96%) Middleware
6 7 (0.84%) J2EE
7 5 (0.60%) XSLT
8 4 (0.48%) EDI
8 4 (0.48%) SOAP
8 4 (0.48%) XML Messaging
8 4 (0.48%) JSON
9 3 (0.36%) WebCenter
9 3 (0.36%) Java EE
9 3 (0.36%) REST
9 3 (0.36%) CSS
9 3 (0.36%) HTML
10 2 (0.24%) COM
10 2 (0.24%) JSP
11 1 (0.12%) ASP.NET
11 1 (0.12%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 60 (7.19%) Management Information System
2 40 (4.80%) Derivative
3 33 (3.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 19 (2.28%) Fixed Income
4 19 (2.28%) Equities
4 19 (2.28%) Market Risk
5 17 (2.04%) Computer Science
6 15 (1.80%) CESG
7 14 (1.68%) CESG CLAS
8 13 (1.56%) Data Conversion
8 13 (1.56%) Credit Risk
9 12 (1.44%) RMADS
10 9 (1.08%) NHS
11 7 (0.84%) Economics
11 7 (0.84%) Equity Derivative
11 7 (0.84%) PMI
11 7 (0.84%) FMCG
12 6 (0.72%) PKI
13 5 (0.60%) E-Learning
13 5 (0.60%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 19 (2.28%) Windows
2 12 (1.44%) Linux
3 5 (0.60%) UNIX
4 4 (0.48%) Solaris
5 3 (0.36%) Windows Vista
5 3 (0.36%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.12%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (23.26%) Business Analysis
2 181 (21.70%) User Acceptance Testing
3 122 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 118 (14.15%) Workflow
5 108 (12.95%) Project Management
6 92 (11.03%) PRINCE2
7 85 (10.19%) Business Intelligence
8 73 (8.75%) Use Case
9 72 (8.63%) CRM
10 68 (8.15%) Risk Management
11 64 (7.67%) UML
12 60 (7.19%) Agile Software Development
13 56 (6.71%) Migration
13 56 (6.71%) Change Management
14 52 (6.24%) Data Analysis
15 48 (5.76%) Data Mapping
16 46 (5.52%) Cash Management
16 46 (5.52%) ERP
17 45 (5.40%) Information Security
18 44 (5.28%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 146 (17.51%) SQL
2 23 (2.76%) Java
3 8 (0.96%) T-SQL
4 5 (0.60%) C
5 4 (0.48%) ABAP
6 2 (0.24%) VBA
6 2 (0.24%) C#
7 1 (0.12%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.12%) PHP
7 1 (0.12%) SAPscript
7 1 (0.12%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 82 (9.83%) Degree
2 40 (4.80%) ACCA
3 33 (3.96%) MBA
4 24 (2.88%) ISEB
5 22 (2.64%) CISSP
6 21 (2.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 21 (2.52%) CIMA
6 21 (2.52%) Security Cleared
7 15 (1.80%) CISM
8 12 (1.44%) SC Cleared
9 10 (1.20%) PMI Certification
10 8 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (0.96%) ISSAP
11 7 (0.84%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 7 (0.84%) DV Cleared
12 6 (0.72%) CEH
13 5 (0.60%) IIBA
13 5 (0.60%) CISA
14 4 (0.48%) PMP
14 4 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (6.59%) QA
2 46 (5.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (2.52%) EMIR
3 21 (2.52%) Dodd-Frank
4 20 (2.40%) PCI DSS
5 14 (1.68%) Basel III
6 13 (1.56%) Solvency II
6 13 (1.56%) FATCA
7 10 (1.20%) JSP 440
8 9 (1.08%) COBIT
9 5 (0.60%) HL7
9 5 (0.60%) SLA
10 4 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.48%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.36%) TickIT
11 3 (0.36%) ISO 14001
12 2 (0.24%) COSO
12 2 (0.24%) ISO 9000
12 2 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 1 (0.12%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 4 (0.48%) Active Directory
1 4 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (0.84%) Nessus
2 5 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.12%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 161 (19.30%) Oracle
2 113 (13.55%) SAP
3 91 (10.91%) Microsoft
4 38 (4.56%) CA
5 26 (3.12%) Murex
6 19 (2.28%) Calypso
7 17 (2.04%) PeopleSoft
8 16 (1.92%) Cognizant
8 16 (1.92%) Algorithmics
9 13 (1.56%) Peoplefluent
9 13 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
9 13 (1.56%) Cognos
10 11 (1.32%) Siebel
10 11 (1.32%) Business Objects
11 10 (1.20%) RedPrairie
12 9 (1.08%) IBM
12 9 (1.08%) SunGard
13 8 (0.96%) HP
13 8 (0.96%) Cisco
13 8 (0.96%) BMC
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Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £10000 - £100000 per annum + Company Car,
Posted: 18 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Posted: 19 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
JM
Salary: Company car,medical insurance,pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Posted: 2 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £53k - 70k per year + financial benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Estio Technology Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £70000 to £80000 per annum - Bonus + Pension + Private Health + 25 Da
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + 10k Cash allowance + exellent bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Certeco
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago