The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 132 127 131
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 7 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.32% 0.79% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.96% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 5
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +38.88%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1795 1662 1595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 82.57% 82.36% 78.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1509 1292 1183
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 Hertfordshire

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

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

GAP Analysis
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

GAP Analysis Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

GAP Analysis
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

GAP Analysis Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

GAP Analysis
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GAP Analysis within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 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
Watford +2 4 £47,500 -5.00%
St Albans - 1 £60,000 -
GAP Analysis
East of England

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 14 (60.87%) Retail
2 12 (52.17%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (52.17%) Finance
3 11 (47.83%) UML
3 11 (47.83%) Finacle
3 11 (47.83%) Translating Business Requirements
3 11 (47.83%) Temenos T24
3 11 (47.83%) Banking
3 11 (47.83%) FLEXCUBE
3 11 (47.83%) Retail Banking
4 7 (30.43%) Project Planning
4 7 (30.43%) Requirements Analysis
4 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
5 5 (21.74%) MS Project
5 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (21.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
6 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Data Management
6 4 (17.39%) Workflow
6 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (17.39%) Software Delivery
7 3 (13.04%) Scrum
7 3 (13.04%) Java
7 3 (13.04%) Python
7 3 (13.04%) TOGAF
7 3 (13.04%) Ruby
7 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
8 2 (8.70%) IT Asset Management
8 2 (8.70%) Driving Licence

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (21.74%) MS Project
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Finacle
1 11 (47.83%) FLEXCUBE
1 11 (47.83%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
General
1 14 (60.87%) Retail
2 12 (52.17%) Finance
3 11 (47.83%) Banking
3 11 (47.83%) Retail Banking
4 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
4 2 (8.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Analyst
1 18 (78.26%) Business Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) Banking Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Java Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Java Technical Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Software Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Asset Management Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Management Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Retail Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Driving Licence
2 2 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Translating Business Requirements
1 11 (47.83%) UML
2 7 (30.43%) Project Planning
2 7 (30.43%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
4 4 (17.39%) Data Management
4 4 (17.39%) Software Delivery
4 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Workflow
5 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
5 3 (13.04%) Scrum
5 3 (13.04%) TOGAF
6 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
6 2 (8.70%) Change Management
6 2 (8.70%) IT Asset Management
6 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.70%) Service Management
6 2 (8.70%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) Java
1 3 (13.04%) Python
1 3 (13.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) MCP
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Adobe
2 2 (8.70%) Altiris
2 2 (8.70%) HP
2 2 (8.70%) IBM
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) SAP