The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank - 73 67
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - 0.45% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.52% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £60,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
GAP Analysis
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 North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
493 579 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 85.44% 86.03% 78.60%
Number of salaries quoted 427 502 353
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,433 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

GAP Analysis
Salary Trend in the North East

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

GAP Analysis Salary Trend in the North East

GAP Analysis
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the North East 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 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (75.00%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) CISM
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) JSP 440
3 1 (25.00%) RMADS
3 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (25.00%) IISP
3 1 (25.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the North East 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (25.00%) CISM
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) JSP 440
1 1 (25.00%) RMADS
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft