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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GAP Analysis
Rank 151 132 134
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +2
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 6 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.25% 0.49% 0.047%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.60% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 0
Average salary £40,000 £48,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
1960 2007 1675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 81.40% 81.12% 78.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1636 1662 1278
Average salary £48,500 £48,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.04% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 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
Watford -1 3 £40,000 -16.66%
St Albans - 1 £47,500 -
Stevenage - 1 £37,500 -
GAP Analysis
East of England

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 12 (54.55%) Retail
2 11 (50.00%) UML
3 9 (40.91%) Finance
4 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (36.36%) Banking
4 8 (36.36%) FLEXCUBE
4 8 (36.36%) Workflow
4 8 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (36.36%) Finacle
4 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (31.82%) Retail Banking
6 6 (27.27%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (27.27%) Project Planning
7 5 (22.73%) Analytics
7 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
8 4 (18.18%) MS Project
8 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
8 4 (18.18%) Change Management
8 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (18.18%) Data Management
8 4 (18.18%) Business Analytics
8 4 (18.18%) SDLC
8 4 (18.18%) Degree
8 4 (18.18%) Use Case
8 4 (18.18%) Temenos T24
8 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
8 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (13.64%) Change Control
9 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 4 (18.18%) MS Project
1 4 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (36.36%) FLEXCUBE
1 8 (36.36%) Finacle
2 4 (18.18%) Temenos T24
3 1 (4.55%) Dynamics NAV
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Rational Rose
General
1 12 (54.55%) Retail
2 9 (40.91%) Finance
3 8 (36.36%) Banking
4 7 (31.82%) Retail Banking
5 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Business Analyst
1 20 (90.91%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Project Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Senior Business Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Business Project Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Business Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Business Data Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Service Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Data Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) UML
2 8 (36.36%) Workflow
2 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (27.27%) Requirements Analysis
3 6 (27.27%) Project Planning
4 5 (22.73%) Analytics
5 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
5 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (18.18%) Use Case
5 4 (18.18%) Business Analytics
5 4 (18.18%) SDLC
5 4 (18.18%) Data Management
5 4 (18.18%) Change Management
5 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
6 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
6 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
6 3 (13.64%) Change Control
7 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
1 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Trillium