The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 103 92 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 2 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.17% 0.71% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.83% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 0
Average salary £35,750 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
GAP Analysis
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1042 1088 849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 87.56% 85.33% 84.98%
Number of salaries quoted 779 877 649
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

GAP Analysis
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Essex region.

GAP Analysis Salary Trend in Essex

GAP Analysis
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Essex region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

GAP Analysis Salary Histogram in Essex

GAP Analysis
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GAP Analysis within the Essex region over the 3 months to 10 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
Chelmsford - 1 £28,000 -
Hockley - 1 £43,500 -
GAP Analysis
East of England

GAP Analysis
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) Product Management
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Office 365
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Sybase
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) ICT Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Product Management
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Sybase