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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GAP Analysis
Rank 491 550 457
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -93
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 435 346 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.41% 0.34% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.42% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 358 272 411
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £39,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
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
86665 82722 85526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.10% 81.56% 79.25%
Number of salaries quoted 70629 68678 72657
Average salary £49,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +13 207 £70,000 +3.70% 37
South East -1 54 £60,000 +2.12% 10
East of England +2 48 £48,000 +4.34% 7
North West +16 37 £32,500 -34.34% 3
West Midlands -21 26 £41,000 +2.50% 9
Yorkshire -22 18 £40,000 +10.34% 5
South West -6 16 £31,000 -29.54% 6
East Midlands +4 10 £50,000 -2.43% 2
Midlands - 1 £37,500 -
GAP Analysis
UK

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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
2 228 (27.34%) Business Analysis
3 177 (21.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 154 (18.47%) Agile Software Development
5 145 (17.39%) SQL
6 128 (15.35%) Oracle
7 117 (14.03%) Analytical Skills
8 116 (13.91%) Stakeholder Management
9 114 (13.67%) Project Management
10 113 (13.55%) Banking
11 104 (12.47%) Degree
12 101 (12.11%) Workflow
13 93 (11.15%) SAP
14 92 (11.03%) PRINCE2
15 75 (8.99%) UML
16 74 (8.87%) Use Case
17 70 (8.39%) Oracle Applications
18 69 (8.27%) Business Intelligence
18 69 (8.27%) Data Analysis
19 65 (7.79%) Retail
20 64 (7.67%) Microsoft
21 63 (7.55%) Change Management
22 62 (7.43%) Risk Management
23 59 (7.07%) CRM
24 58 (6.95%) QA
25 57 (6.83%) Manufacturing
26 52 (6.24%) ERP
27 50 (6.00%) Management Information System
28 49 (5.88%) Telecoms
29 46 (5.52%) MS Excel

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 34 (4.08%) Oracle Workflow
2 19 (2.28%) NetWeaver
3 15 (1.80%) SAS
3 15 (1.80%) SharePoint
4 9 (1.08%) CMS
5 7 (0.84%) IIS
6 6 (0.72%) IBM Notes
7 4 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (0.48%) JBoss
7 4 (0.48%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.48%) Apache
7 4 (0.48%) eRoom
8 3 (0.36%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.36%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.36%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
9 2 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.12%) Drupal
10 1 (0.12%) Lync
10 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 46 (5.52%) MS Excel
2 45 (5.40%) MS Visio
3 27 (3.24%) MS Project
4 22 (2.64%) MS Office
5 19 (2.28%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.48%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.36%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 70 (8.39%) Oracle Applications
2 43 (5.16%) Oracle EBS
3 41 (4.92%) Oracle EBS R12
4 30 (3.60%) Oracle Payables
4 30 (3.60%) Oracle General Ledger
5 29 (3.48%) Oracle Receivables
6 26 (3.12%) Oracle Assets
7 24 (2.88%) Oracle 11i
8 23 (2.76%) Oracle Cash Management
9 20 (2.40%) Kondor+
10 19 (2.28%) SAP FI
11 18 (2.16%) SAP CO
11 18 (2.16%) SAP FI/CO
12 16 (1.92%) SAP BPC
12 16 (1.92%) Finacle
12 16 (1.92%) Temenos T24
13 14 (1.68%) Dynamics NAV
14 13 (1.56%) Oracle FAH
15 12 (1.44%) Summit
16 10 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.44%) SaaS
2 6 (0.72%) Force.com
3 5 (0.60%) SuccessFactors
4 4 (0.48%) Taleo
5 3 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.36%) PaaS
5 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.12%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.52%) Firewall
2 14 (1.68%) VPN
3 12 (1.44%) Network Security
4 11 (1.32%) DMZ
5 10 (1.20%) WAN
6 7 (0.84%) LAN
7 5 (0.60%) Internet
8 4 (0.48%) SMS
8 4 (0.48%) SAN
8 4 (0.48%) VLAN
9 3 (0.36%) DHCP
9 3 (0.36%) HTTP
9 3 (0.36%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.36%) DNS
9 3 (0.36%) MPLS
10 2 (0.24%) DMVPN
10 2 (0.24%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.12%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (0.12%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.12%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (4.32%) SQL Server
2 27 (3.24%) Data Mining
3 19 (2.28%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (1.56%) SAP BW
8 9 (1.08%) Relational Database
9 8 (0.96%) SAP HANA
9 8 (0.96%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (0.60%) Data Mart
10 5 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (0.48%) NoSQL
11 4 (0.48%) MySQL
12 2 (0.24%) Big Data
12 2 (0.24%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 2 (0.24%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 34 (4.08%) Toad
2 8 (0.96%) Rational Rose
3 5 (0.60%) ERwin
4 3 (0.36%) SoapUI
5 2 (0.24%) JIRA
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.12%) ProC
General
1 307 (36.81%) Finance
2 113 (13.55%) Banking
3 65 (7.79%) Retail
4 57 (6.83%) Manufacturing
5 49 (5.88%) Telecoms
6 43 (5.16%) Investment Banking
7 36 (4.32%) Legal
8 35 (4.20%) Marketing
9 33 (3.96%) General Ledger
10 30 (3.60%) Back Office
11 25 (3.00%) Front Office
12 23 (2.76%) Billing
13 14 (1.68%) Games
14 13 (1.56%) Advertising
15 11 (1.32%) Automotive
16 10 (1.20%) Retail Banking
17 9 (1.08%) Local Government
18 7 (0.84%) Electronics
19 6 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
20 5 (0.60%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 436 (52.28%) Analyst
2 375 (44.96%) Business Analyst
3 180 (21.58%) Consultant
4 65 (7.79%) Architect
5 45 (5.40%) Oracle Consultant
6 40 (4.80%) Senior Analyst
7 39 (4.68%) SAP Consultant
8 37 (4.44%) Senior Business Analyst
9 34 (4.08%) Systems Analyst
10 30 (3.60%) Solutions Architect
11 29 (3.48%) Insurance Business Analyst
12 28 (3.36%) Business Consultant
13 26 (3.12%) Senior Consultant
14 24 (2.88%) Project Manager
15 23 (2.76%) Banking Business Analyst
16 22 (2.64%) Agile Business Analyst
16 22 (2.64%) Business Systems Analyst
17 21 (2.52%) Data Analyst
18 20 (2.40%) Enterprise Architect
19 18 (2.16%) CRM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (2.76%) XML
2 10 (1.20%) EDI
3 8 (0.96%) Middleware
3 8 (0.96%) .NET
3 8 (0.96%) Web Services
4 7 (0.84%) XSLT
4 7 (0.84%) J2EE
5 6 (0.72%) Oracle Fusion
5 6 (0.72%) XML Messaging
5 6 (0.72%) JSON
6 5 (0.60%) HTML
6 5 (0.60%) CSS
6 5 (0.60%) SOAP
7 3 (0.36%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 3 (0.36%) Java EE
7 3 (0.36%) WebCenter
7 3 (0.36%) REST
8 2 (0.24%) JSP
9 1 (0.12%) Silverlight
9 1 (0.12%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 117 (14.03%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (6.00%) Management Information System
3 33 (3.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 29 (3.48%) Computer Science
5 28 (3.36%) Derivative
6 23 (2.76%) Equities
7 17 (2.04%) Data Integration
8 16 (1.92%) CESG
9 15 (1.80%) CESG CLAS
9 15 (1.80%) Market Risk
10 14 (1.68%) Credit Risk
11 13 (1.56%) RMADS
12 12 (1.44%) FMCG
13 11 (1.32%) Fixed Income
14 10 (1.20%) Visualisation
14 10 (1.20%) Client/Server
15 7 (0.84%) Data Structures
16 6 (0.72%) User Experience
16 6 (0.72%) SWIFT
16 6 (0.72%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 32 (3.84%) Windows
2 17 (2.04%) Linux
3 12 (1.44%) Windows 7
4 9 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (0.84%) UNIX
6 4 (0.48%) Solaris
7 3 (0.36%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.12%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (27.34%) Business Analysis
2 177 (21.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 154 (18.47%) Agile Software Development
4 116 (13.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 114 (13.67%) Project Management
6 101 (12.11%) Workflow
7 92 (11.03%) PRINCE2
8 75 (8.99%) UML
9 74 (8.87%) Use Case
10 69 (8.27%) Business Intelligence
10 69 (8.27%) Data Analysis
11 63 (7.55%) Change Management
12 62 (7.43%) Risk Management
13 59 (7.07%) CRM
14 52 (6.24%) ERP
15 46 (5.52%) Requirements Analysis
15 46 (5.52%) Information Security
16 45 (5.40%) E-Commerce
17 42 (5.04%) RUP
17 42 (5.04%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 145 (17.39%) SQL
2 18 (2.16%) Java
3 9 (1.08%) T-SQL
4 4 (0.48%) C
5 3 (0.36%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.36%) ABAP
5 3 (0.36%) PHP
6 2 (0.24%) PHP5
7 1 (0.12%) Python
7 1 (0.12%) VBA
7 1 (0.12%) Perl
7 1 (0.12%) C#
7 1 (0.12%) R
Qualifications
1 104 (12.47%) Degree
2 41 (4.92%) ISEB
3 22 (2.64%) ACCA
4 19 (2.28%) MBA
5 17 (2.04%) CISSP
5 17 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 16 (1.92%) Security Cleared
7 15 (1.80%) CISM
8 13 (1.56%) SC Cleared
9 12 (1.44%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 9 (1.08%) PMI Certification
10 9 (1.08%) CIMA
10 9 (1.08%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 8 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (0.84%) IIBA
13 6 (0.72%) PCI QSA
14 5 (0.60%) CCA
14 5 (0.60%) PMP
14 5 (0.60%) CISA
14 5 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (6.95%) QA
2 45 (5.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (2.76%) PCI DSS
4 11 (1.32%) JSP 440
4 11 (1.32%) EMIR
4 11 (1.32%) Dodd-Frank
5 9 (1.08%) Basel III
6 8 (0.96%) FATCA
6 8 (0.96%) Solvency II
7 6 (0.72%) SLA
7 6 (0.72%) COBIT
8 5 (0.60%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
10 3 (0.36%) TickIT
10 3 (0.36%) ISO 14001
10 3 (0.36%) COSO
11 2 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 1 (0.12%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 1 (0.12%) GAMP
System Software
1 9 (1.08%) Hyper-V
2 4 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (0.84%) Nessus
2 5 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 128 (15.35%) Oracle
2 93 (11.15%) SAP
3 64 (7.67%) Microsoft
4 22 (2.64%) CA
5 17 (2.04%) Murex
6 15 (1.80%) Cognizant
7 13 (1.56%) VMware
8 12 (1.44%) Calypso
9 11 (1.32%) Cognos
9 11 (1.32%) Siebel
9 11 (1.32%) Algorithmics
9 11 (1.32%) RedPrairie
10 9 (1.08%) Cisco
10 9 (1.08%) SunGard
10 9 (1.08%) Misys
10 9 (1.08%) OpenLink
10 9 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (1.08%) IT2
11 8 (0.96%) IBM
12 7 (0.84%) PeopleSoft
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