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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 525 587 553
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -34
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 429 351 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.45% 0.36% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.42% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 336 287 295
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
82255 83057 81542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 86.87% 85.16% 84.96%
Number of salaries quoted 69160 68835 65687
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GAP Analysis within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 -2 183 £65,000 -3.70% 32
South East +29 82 £59,500 +40.00% 13
West Midlands +28 52 £60,000 +40.35% 3
East of England +18 42 £50,000 - 1
North West +19 34 £42,500 - 8
Yorkshire -2 17 £45,000 +12.50% 6
South West -5 12 £38,500 -10.46% 1
East Midlands +3 7 £50,000 -14.89% 2
GAP Analysis
UK

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 390 (46.71%) Finance
2 189 (22.63%) Business Analysis
2 189 (22.63%) Analytical Skills
3 170 (20.36%) Banking
4 153 (18.32%) Agile Software Development
5 152 (18.20%) Project Management
6 149 (17.84%) Degree
7 144 (17.25%) User Acceptance Testing
8 125 (14.97%) Microsoft
9 115 (13.77%) SAP
10 102 (12.22%) SDLC
11 101 (12.10%) Risk Management
12 99 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
13 98 (11.74%) Oracle
14 96 (11.50%) SQL
15 94 (11.26%) Retail
16 90 (10.78%) Migration
17 82 (9.82%) Waterfall
18 75 (8.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 73 (8.74%) Business Intelligence
20 72 (8.62%) Requirements Analysis
20 72 (8.62%) Presales
21 71 (8.50%) MS Visio
22 70 (8.38%) UML
23 69 (8.26%) CRM
24 65 (7.78%) CISSP
24 65 (7.78%) Translating Business Requirements
25 64 (7.66%) MS Excel
26 61 (7.31%) Workflow
27 60 (7.19%) Use Case

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 25 (2.99%) Oracle Workflow
2 15 (1.80%) IIS
3 14 (1.68%) Oracle UPK
4 9 (1.08%) SharePoint
5 6 (0.72%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 2 (0.24%) Confluence
7 1 (0.12%) Apache
7 1 (0.12%) CICS
7 1 (0.12%) JBoss
7 1 (0.12%) Lync
7 1 (0.12%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.12%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.12%) WebLogic
Applications
1 71 (8.50%) MS Visio
2 64 (7.66%) MS Excel
3 51 (6.11%) MS Office
4 32 (3.83%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (1.80%) MS Project
6 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 51 (6.11%) Oracle EBS
2 41 (4.91%) Oracle EBS R12
3 32 (3.83%) Oracle Receivables
4 31 (3.71%) Oracle Financials
5 30 (3.59%) Oracle General Ledger
6 29 (3.47%) Oracle Payables
7 25 (2.99%) Oracle Cash Management
8 20 (2.40%) Dynamics AX
8 20 (2.40%) Oracle Assets
8 20 (2.40%) SAP HCM
9 19 (2.28%) Oracle Applications
10 14 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
11 13 (1.56%) Oracle FAH
11 13 (1.56%) WebTrends
12 12 (1.44%) Finacle
12 12 (1.44%) FLEXCUBE
12 12 (1.44%) Temenos T24
13 10 (1.20%) Dynamics NAV
13 10 (1.20%) HFM
13 10 (1.20%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 37 (4.43%) SaaS
2 25 (2.99%) Force.com
3 13 (1.56%) SuccessFactors
4 8 (0.96%) Taleo
5 5 (0.60%) Office 365
6 3 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.47%) Firewall
2 18 (2.16%) Internet
3 15 (1.80%) Network Security
4 9 (1.08%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (1.08%) Wireless
5 7 (0.84%) Cisco PIX
6 6 (0.72%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (0.72%) LAN
6 6 (0.72%) NetScreen
6 6 (0.72%) WAN
7 4 (0.48%) VPN
8 3 (0.36%) Intranet
9 2 (0.24%) BGP
9 2 (0.24%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (0.24%) OSPF
9 2 (0.24%) RFID
9 2 (0.24%) Spanning Tree
9 2 (0.24%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.12%) DNS
10 1 (0.12%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (4.91%) Data Warehouse
2 23 (2.75%) Oracle Reports
3 19 (2.28%) BusinessObjects
4 18 (2.16%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 17 (2.04%) SQL Server
6 14 (1.68%) SQLPlus
7 13 (1.56%) SAP BW
8 10 (1.20%) Big Data
9 9 (1.08%) SAP BI
10 8 (0.96%) Relational Database
11 7 (0.84%) Data Mining
11 7 (0.84%) Oracle BI EE
11 7 (0.84%) Oracle Database
11 7 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (0.60%) MySQL
13 3 (0.36%) Amazon Redshift
13 3 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (0.24%) GIS
14 2 (0.24%) SAP HANA
15 1 (0.12%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 20 (2.40%) Toad
2 14 (1.68%) LSMW
2 14 (1.68%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (0.96%) Cucumber
3 8 (0.96%) FitNesse
3 8 (0.96%) JBehave
3 8 (0.96%) Selenium
3 8 (0.96%) SpecFlow
4 5 (0.60%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (0.24%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (0.24%) Subversion
6 1 (0.12%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.12%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.12%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.12%) JIRA
6 1 (0.12%) Rational Rose
6 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 390 (46.71%) Finance
2 170 (20.36%) Banking
3 94 (11.26%) Retail
4 56 (6.71%) Investment Banking
5 39 (4.67%) Back Office
6 31 (3.71%) Manufacturing
6 31 (3.71%) Marketing
7 30 (3.59%) Legal
7 30 (3.59%) Retail Banking
8 21 (2.51%) Financial Institution
9 15 (1.80%) Billing
10 14 (1.68%) General Ledger
10 14 (1.68%) Telecoms
11 11 (1.32%) Front Office
12 8 (0.96%) Law
13 7 (0.84%) Private Banking
14 6 (0.72%) German Language
15 5 (0.60%) Advertising
16 4 (0.48%) Dutch Language
16 4 (0.48%) French Language
Job Titles
1 398 (47.66%) Analyst
2 322 (38.56%) Business Analyst
3 204 (24.43%) Consultant
4 59 (7.07%) Financial Analyst
5 58 (6.95%) Architect
6 54 (6.47%) Finance Business Analyst
7 44 (5.27%) Senior Analyst
8 43 (5.15%) Banking Analyst
9 42 (5.03%) IT Business Analyst
10 41 (4.91%) Business Change Analyst
11 40 (4.79%) IT Analyst
12 39 (4.67%) Business IT Analyst
12 39 (4.67%) Solutions Architect
13 37 (4.43%) Security Consultant
14 36 (4.31%) Business Change Business Analyst
14 36 (4.31%) Financial Business Analyst
14 36 (4.31%) Functional Consultant
14 36 (4.31%) Oracle Consultant
14 36 (4.31%) Senior Business Analyst
15 35 (4.19%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (4.43%) .NET
2 36 (4.31%) XML
3 12 (1.44%) Middleware
4 9 (1.08%) SAP Basis
4 9 (1.08%) Web Services
5 8 (0.96%) Behat
5 8 (0.96%) Gherkin
6 5 (0.60%) J2EE
6 5 (0.60%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (0.48%) FIX Protocol
8 3 (0.36%) HTML
8 3 (0.36%) NumPy
8 3 (0.36%) SciPy
9 2 (0.24%) Entity Framework
9 2 (0.24%) FpML
9 2 (0.24%) XBRL
9 2 (0.24%) XSL
10 1 (0.12%) SAML
10 1 (0.12%) WSDL
10 1 (0.12%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 189 (22.63%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (5.99%) Management Information System
3 41 (4.91%) Derivative
4 31 (3.71%) Hybrid Cloud
5 29 (3.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 27 (3.23%) Equities
7 25 (2.99%) Data Conversion
8 24 (2.87%) Computer Science
9 20 (2.40%) Data Centre
9 20 (2.40%) Fixed Income
10 14 (1.68%) Fintech
11 13 (1.56%) Client/Server
11 13 (1.56%) Online Banking
12 11 (1.32%) Data Structures
12 11 (1.32%) Market Risk
13 10 (1.20%) Reference Data
14 9 (1.08%) Mobile App
15 7 (0.84%) Credit Risk
15 7 (0.84%) Equity Derivative
15 7 (0.84%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 26 (3.11%) Unix
2 25 (2.99%) Windows
3 21 (2.51%) Linux
4 6 (0.72%) AIX
5 4 (0.48%) Android
5 4 (0.48%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.24%) HPUX
6 2 (0.24%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.24%) Solaris
6 2 (0.24%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.24%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.12%) CentOS
7 1 (0.12%) VMS
7 1 (0.12%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (22.63%) Business Analysis
2 153 (18.32%) Agile Software Development
3 152 (18.20%) Project Management
4 144 (17.25%) User Acceptance Testing
5 102 (12.22%) SDLC
6 101 (12.10%) Risk Management
7 99 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
8 90 (10.78%) Migration
9 82 (9.82%) Waterfall
10 73 (8.74%) Business Intelligence
11 72 (8.62%) Presales
11 72 (8.62%) Requirements Analysis
12 70 (8.38%) UML
13 69 (8.26%) CRM
14 65 (7.78%) Translating Business Requirements
15 61 (7.31%) Workflow
16 60 (7.19%) Use Case
17 59 (7.07%) Change Control
17 59 (7.07%) Information Security
18 57 (6.83%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (11.50%) SQL
2 40 (4.79%) Java
3 36 (4.31%) PL/SQL
4 21 (2.51%) Python
5 18 (2.16%) ABAP
6 17 (2.04%) C#
7 14 (1.68%) Ruby
8 10 (1.20%) VBA
9 9 (1.08%) C
10 5 (0.60%) PHP
11 4 (0.48%) COBOL
12 3 (0.36%) Perl
12 3 (0.36%) R
13 2 (0.24%) C++
14 1 (0.12%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.12%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 149 (17.84%) Degree
2 65 (7.78%) CISSP
3 52 (6.23%) ISEB
4 51 (6.11%) CISM
5 35 (4.19%) Security Cleared
6 34 (4.07%) CISA
7 33 (3.95%) SC Cleared
8 21 (2.51%) PCI QSA
8 21 (2.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 14 (1.68%) CCNP
9 14 (1.68%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (1.68%) IISP
10 12 (1.44%) CCIE
10 12 (1.44%) CESG Certified Professional
11 11 (1.32%) IIBA
11 11 (1.32%) SANS
12 8 (0.96%) CBAP
13 6 (0.72%) CCNA
13 6 (0.72%) GIAC
13 6 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (8.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 46 (5.51%) QA
3 45 (5.39%) PCI DSS
4 30 (3.59%) MiFID
5 18 (2.16%) Data Quality
5 18 (2.16%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 14 (1.68%) COBIT
7 12 (1.44%) JSP 440
7 12 (1.44%) RMADS
8 8 (0.96%) Basel III
8 8 (0.96%) SDET
9 7 (0.84%) Basel II
9 7 (0.84%) ISO 9001
9 7 (0.84%) Solvency II
10 6 (0.72%) CRD IV
10 6 (0.72%) PA-DSS
11 5 (0.60%) ISO22301
11 5 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 4 (0.48%) Dodd-Frank
12 4 (0.48%) EMIR
System Software
1 7 (0.84%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.12%) Firmware
2 1 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (0.24%) SCCM
2 1 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.12%) Nessus
2 1 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.12%) QRadar
2 1 (0.12%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 125 (14.97%) Microsoft
2 115 (13.77%) SAP
3 98 (11.74%) Oracle
4 31 (3.71%) Salesforce.com
5 26 (3.11%) Siebel
6 23 (2.75%) Hyperion
7 16 (1.92%) CheckPoint
7 16 (1.92%) Cisco
8 15 (1.80%) Adobe
9 14 (1.68%) Juniper
10 10 (1.20%) IBM
10 10 (1.20%) ServiceNow
11 9 (1.08%) McAfee
12 8 (0.96%) Bloomberg
12 8 (0.96%) Google
13 7 (0.84%) ATG
13 7 (0.84%) Endeca
14 6 (0.72%) FireEye
14 6 (0.72%) LANDesk
15 5 (0.60%) Talend
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + Plus bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £35000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
PCR
Salary: £350.00 - £375 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £1 per annum + Very Competitive DoE
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + car pension health bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + bonus pension health 26days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mint
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bright IT
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £39000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
EXCELerate
Salary: To £45k plus bonus, Car Allowance, Healthcare and Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35k - 42k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Capita plc
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Maidstone
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
aap3
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Walsall
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Maidstone
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + bonus pension healthcare
Posted: 13 days ago