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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GAP Analysis
Rank 477 532 488
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -44
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 440 397 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.43% 0.37% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.44% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 351 333 350
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,730 £32,500 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-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
87852 89858 82379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 85.04% 82.89% 81.72%
Number of salaries quoted 73293 72362 68132
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 £31,157 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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 +13 206 £70,000 +12.00% 24
South East +23 78 £50,000 -16.66% 9
West Midlands +24 40 £57,500 +40.24% 2
East of England +7 31 £40,000 -17.52% 3
Yorkshire +23 25 £45,000 +12.50% 1
North West -20 21 £43,750 +34.61% 4
East Midlands -5 17 £45,000 +7.46%
South West -25 11 £40,000 -38.46% 5
North East - 1 £37,500 - 1
GAP Analysis
UK

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

1 358 (40.82%) Finance
2 216 (24.63%) Business Analysis
3 205 (23.38%) Project Management
4 192 (21.89%) Agile Software Development
5 175 (19.95%) Analytical Skills
6 171 (19.50%) Banking
7 139 (15.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 128 (14.60%) User Acceptance Testing
9 127 (14.48%) Degree
10 123 (14.03%) SAP
11 112 (12.77%) Oracle
12 107 (12.20%) SDLC
13 106 (12.09%) CRM
14 102 (11.63%) SQL
15 98 (11.17%) Microsoft
16 90 (10.26%) Migration
17 88 (10.03%) Risk Management
18 85 (9.69%) Waterfall
19 82 (9.35%) Use Case
20 79 (9.01%) Investment Banking
21 76 (8.67%) ERP
22 72 (8.21%) Information Security
23 67 (7.64%) Retail
23 67 (7.64%) MS Excel
23 67 (7.64%) UML
23 67 (7.64%) Management Information System
24 57 (6.50%) .NET
25 56 (6.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
26 55 (6.27%) C
27 54 (6.16%) Change Control

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 10 (1.14%) IIS
2 8 (0.91%) SharePoint
3 6 (0.68%) WebSphere
4 5 (0.57%) SAS
5 4 (0.46%) JBoss
5 4 (0.46%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (0.46%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.23%) Oracle UPK
6 2 (0.23%) SAP EP
6 2 (0.23%) Commerce Server
6 2 (0.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.11%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Self-Service HR
7 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.11%) Lync
Applications
1 67 (7.64%) MS Excel
2 49 (5.59%) MS Visio
3 43 (4.90%) MS Office
4 17 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (1.14%) MS Project
6 3 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 30 (3.42%) Oracle EBS
2 26 (2.96%) Dynamics NAV
3 19 (2.17%) Oracle General Ledger
4 18 (2.05%) Oracle EBS R12
4 18 (2.05%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 16 (1.82%) SAP Business One
5 16 (1.82%) Sage 200
5 16 (1.82%) Pegasus Opera
6 11 (1.25%) Temenos T24
7 10 (1.14%) FLEXCUBE
7 10 (1.14%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 10 (1.14%) Finacle
8 9 (1.03%) Oracle Receivables
8 9 (1.03%) Oracle Cash Management
8 9 (1.03%) Oracle Payables
8 9 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
9 8 (0.91%) Oracle Financials
10 7 (0.80%) SAP FI
10 7 (0.80%) SAP CRM
10 7 (0.80%) MultiFonds
Cloud Services
1 40 (4.56%) SaaS
2 21 (2.39%) Force.com
3 18 (2.05%) SuccessFactors
4 5 (0.57%) PaaS
5 4 (0.46%) IaaS
6 3 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.23%) Office 365
8 1 (0.11%) Veeva
8 1 (0.11%) FinancialForce.com
8 1 (0.11%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 32 (3.65%) Network Security
2 26 (2.96%) Firewall
3 20 (2.28%) Cisco Nexus
4 12 (1.37%) Spanning Tree
4 12 (1.37%) Cisco IOS
4 12 (1.37%) OSPF
4 12 (1.37%) BGP
5 9 (1.03%) TCP/IP
6 8 (0.91%) Wireless
7 7 (0.80%) VPN
8 5 (0.57%) DNS
8 5 (0.57%) Internet
9 3 (0.34%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (0.34%) WAN
9 3 (0.34%) SMTP
10 2 (0.23%) DHCP
10 2 (0.23%) LDAP
10 2 (0.23%) SAN
11 1 (0.11%) RFID
11 1 (0.11%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (4.33%) MySQL
2 31 (3.53%) SQL Server
3 18 (2.05%) BusinessObjects
3 18 (2.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (1.37%) SAP BW
6 6 (0.68%) Data Mining
7 5 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (0.57%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (0.57%) Oracle Database
7 5 (0.57%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.46%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.34%) SAP BI
9 3 (0.34%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 3 (0.34%) Big Data
9 3 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.23%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 7 (0.80%) Git (software)
1 7 (0.80%) Jenkins
2 6 (0.68%) Subversion
3 4 (0.46%) JBehave
3 4 (0.46%) JUnit
3 4 (0.46%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 4 (0.46%) JDeveloper
3 4 (0.46%) Log4j
4 3 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (0.34%) ClearCase
4 3 (0.34%) JIRA
4 3 (0.34%) Toad
5 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.11%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (0.11%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.11%) Rational Rose
General
1 358 (40.82%) Finance
2 171 (19.50%) Banking
3 79 (9.01%) Investment Banking
4 67 (7.64%) Retail
5 46 (5.25%) Marketing
6 45 (5.13%) Manufacturing
7 42 (4.79%) Back Office
8 26 (2.96%) Front Office
9 24 (2.74%) General Ledger
10 21 (2.39%) Telecoms
11 18 (2.05%) Law
12 16 (1.82%) Financial Institution
13 15 (1.71%) Legal
14 14 (1.60%) Retail Banking
15 11 (1.25%) Billing
16 5 (0.57%) Wholesale Banking
17 3 (0.34%) Private Banking
17 3 (0.34%) Spanish Language
18 2 (0.23%) French Language
18 2 (0.23%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 429 (48.92%) Analyst
2 357 (40.71%) Business Analyst
3 199 (22.69%) Consultant
4 58 (6.61%) Architect
5 57 (6.50%) Senior Analyst
6 55 (6.27%) Senior Business Analyst
7 49 (5.59%) Banking Business Analyst
8 38 (4.33%) Project Manager
8 38 (4.33%) Solutions Architect
9 37 (4.22%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
10 33 (3.76%) Oracle Consultant
11 27 (3.08%) Senior Manager
12 25 (2.85%) IT Business Analyst
13 22 (2.51%) Functional Consultant
13 22 (2.51%) SAP Consultant
13 22 (2.51%) Financial Business Analyst
14 21 (2.39%) Salesforce.com Architect
15 20 (2.28%) ERP Consultant
15 20 (2.28%) Business Manager
16 19 (2.17%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (6.50%) .NET
2 34 (3.88%) HTML
3 19 (2.17%) XML
4 13 (1.48%) J2EE
5 9 (1.03%) JSP
5 9 (1.03%) Web Services
6 8 (0.91%) Middleware
7 5 (0.57%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (0.46%) JPA
8 4 (0.46%) Hibernate
8 4 (0.46%) XSLT
8 4 (0.46%) JMS
8 4 (0.46%) Servlets
8 4 (0.46%) Struts
8 4 (0.46%) EJB
8 4 (0.46%) JDBC
9 2 (0.23%) EDI
9 2 (0.23%) SAP TM
10 1 (0.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (0.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 175 (19.95%) Analytical Skills
2 67 (7.64%) Management Information System
3 44 (5.02%) Derivative
4 31 (3.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 25 (2.85%) Hybrid Cloud
6 19 (2.17%) Reference Data
7 15 (1.71%) Computer Science
7 15 (1.71%) Equities
8 11 (1.25%) Client/Server
8 11 (1.25%) Market Risk
9 10 (1.14%) Mobile App
9 10 (1.14%) Fixed Income
10 9 (1.03%) PKI
11 8 (0.91%) Data Centre
12 7 (0.80%) Equity Derivative
13 6 (0.68%) Statistics
13 6 (0.68%) Mainframe
13 6 (0.68%) User Experience
14 5 (0.57%) SWIFT
14 5 (0.57%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 37 (4.22%) Windows
2 16 (1.82%) Linux
3 15 (1.71%) UNIX
4 6 (0.68%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.46%) Android
6 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.11%) AIX
7 1 (0.11%) VMS
7 1 (0.11%) OS/400
7 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (24.63%) Business Analysis
2 205 (23.38%) Project Management
3 192 (21.89%) Agile Software Development
4 139 (15.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 128 (14.60%) User Acceptance Testing
6 107 (12.20%) SDLC
7 106 (12.09%) CRM
8 90 (10.26%) Migration
9 88 (10.03%) Risk Management
10 85 (9.69%) Waterfall
11 82 (9.35%) Use Case
12 76 (8.67%) ERP
13 72 (8.21%) Information Security
14 67 (7.64%) UML
15 54 (6.16%) Change Control
16 51 (5.82%) User Stories
16 51 (5.82%) Change Management
17 50 (5.70%) Data Management
18 49 (5.59%) Coaching
19 48 (5.47%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 102 (11.63%) SQL
2 55 (6.27%) C
3 40 (4.56%) PHP
4 37 (4.22%) C#
4 37 (4.22%) C++
5 28 (3.19%) Java
6 16 (1.82%) PL/SQL
7 14 (1.60%) ABAP
8 7 (0.80%) Python
9 6 (0.68%) VBA
10 4 (0.46%) JavaScript
10 4 (0.46%) COBOL
11 3 (0.34%) Perl
12 2 (0.23%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.23%) Scala
13 1 (0.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 127 (14.48%) Degree
2 48 (5.47%) ISEB
3 40 (4.56%) CISSP
4 37 (4.22%) Security Cleared
5 32 (3.65%) SC Cleared
6 25 (2.85%) CISA
7 23 (2.62%) Cisco Certification
7 23 (2.62%) CCNP
8 20 (2.28%) CCIE
8 20 (2.28%) CISM
9 14 (1.60%) MBA
10 12 (1.37%) CRISC
11 11 (1.25%) IIBA
12 10 (1.14%) ACCA
13 9 (1.03%) CIMA
14 8 (0.91%) GCIH
14 8 (0.91%) CGEIT
15 7 (0.80%) CBAP
16 5 (0.57%) DV Cleared
16 5 (0.57%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (6.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (2.96%) QA
3 19 (2.17%) COBIT
4 14 (1.60%) PCI DSS
5 12 (1.37%) SLA
6 10 (1.14%) MiFID
7 5 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.57%) JSP 440
8 4 (0.46%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.46%) HIPAA
8 4 (0.46%) COSO
8 4 (0.46%) BS7799
9 3 (0.34%) BS25999
10 2 (0.23%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.23%) BS15000
11 1 (0.11%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.11%) FATCA
11 1 (0.11%) EMIR
11 1 (0.11%) Basel III
11 1 (0.11%) Solvency II
System Software
1 9 (1.03%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.23%) Firmware
2 2 (0.23%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (0.80%) Nessus
2 5 (0.57%) SCCM
3 3 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 123 (14.03%) SAP
2 112 (12.77%) Oracle
3 98 (11.17%) Microsoft
4 33 (3.76%) Cisco
5 32 (3.65%) Salesforce.com
6 29 (3.31%) CheckPoint
7 26 (2.96%) Juniper
8 21 (2.39%) Siebel
9 20 (2.28%) PeopleSoft
9 20 (2.28%) McAfee
10 17 (1.94%) Pegasus
10 17 (1.94%) Sage
11 13 (1.48%) IBM
12 10 (1.14%) Bloomberg
12 10 (1.14%) CA
13 8 (0.91%) Cognizant
13 8 (0.91%) FireEye
14 7 (0.80%) Adobe
15 6 (0.68%) F5
15 6 (0.68%) Blue Coat
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension , Medical , Holiday
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Energon People
Salary: £300 - £380 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 to 80,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 5 days ago
England
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Pension + Bonus dependant on level
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £71000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000-£80,000
Posted: 6 days ago
London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Mason Frank
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Harpenden
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £60000 to £70000 + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 8 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 9 days ago