The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GAP Analysis
Rank 51 52 58
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 3 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.87% 0.28% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 0.34% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 5
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
281 298 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 81.21% 83.94% 76.81%
Number of salaries quoted 193 279 273
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £26,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 Luton

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

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

GAP Analysis
Salary Trend in Luton

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

GAP Analysis Salary Trend in Luton

GAP Analysis
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 11 (100.00%) Marketing
2 10 (90.91%) Business Analysis
3 8 (72.73%) Migration
4 6 (54.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (36.36%) CMS
5 4 (36.36%) UML
5 4 (36.36%) BPMN
6 3 (27.27%) Product Management
6 3 (27.27%) SaaS
6 3 (27.27%) User Stories
6 3 (27.27%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (27.27%) QA
6 3 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (18.18%) Content Management
7 2 (18.18%) CRM
7 2 (18.18%) Siebel
7 2 (18.18%) PMI
7 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
7 2 (18.18%) Project Management
7 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
8 1 (9.09%) SEO
8 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
8 1 (9.09%) Incident Management

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 4 (36.36%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) SaaS
General
1 11 (100.00%) Marketing
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 11 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) UML Business Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Marketing Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) PMI
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Business Analysis
2 8 (72.73%) Migration
3 6 (54.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (36.36%) UML
4 4 (36.36%) BPMN
5 3 (27.27%) Product Management
5 3 (27.27%) User Stories
5 3 (27.27%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Content Management
6 2 (18.18%) CRM
6 2 (18.18%) Project Management
7 1 (9.09%) SEO
7 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Siebel