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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GAP Analysis
Rank 49 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 3 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.79% 1.72% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 2.03% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 0
Average salary £39,000 £48,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
GAP Analysis
Bedfordshire

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
334 394 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 87.66% 84.91% 77.74%
Number of salaries quoted 291 310 230
Average salary £45,000 £48,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.21% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 29 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 4 (66.67%) Change Management
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) UML
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) MS Visio
1 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Migration
1 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) Requirements Management
1 4 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) QA
1 4 (66.67%) Use Case
1 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Data Migration
1 4 (66.67%) Change Control
1 4 (66.67%) User Stories
2 2 (33.33%) Procure-to-pay
2 2 (33.33%) Business Process Mapping
2 2 (33.33%) ABAP
2 2 (33.33%) SAP SD
2 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (33.33%) ERP
2 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (16.67%) HND
3 1 (16.67%) SAP PP

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SAP SD
2 1 (16.67%) SAP PP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Business Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) SAP SD Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
1 4 (66.67%) Change Management
1 4 (66.67%) Migration
1 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) Requirements Management
1 4 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) Use Case
1 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Data Migration
1 4 (66.67%) Change Control
1 4 (66.67%) User Stories
1 4 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (33.33%) ERP
2 2 (33.33%) Procure-to-pay
2 2 (33.33%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) SAP