The first table below looks at the demand for GAP Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GAP Analysis
Rank 163 141 142
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +1
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 9 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.25% 0.34% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.43% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 6
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £44,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -27.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,800 £29,500 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £45,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2928 2588 2423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.75% 79.58% 75.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1970 1704 1657
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
GAP Analysis
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GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

GAP Analysis
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

GAP Analysis Salary Trend in Scotland

GAP Analysis
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

GAP Analysis Salary Histogram in Scotland

GAP Analysis
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GAP Analysis within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
Edinburgh -10 4 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Glasgow - 3 £52,500 - 4
Aberdeen +10 2 £68,750 +34.14%
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GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 7 (43.75%) UML
1 7 (43.75%) Banking
1 7 (43.75%) Retail
1 7 (43.75%) FLEXCUBE
1 7 (43.75%) Requirements Analysis
1 7 (43.75%) Retail Banking
1 7 (43.75%) Project Planning
1 7 (43.75%) Temenos T24
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle ASCP
2 2 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (12.50%) Demantra
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Six Sigma
2 2 (12.50%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) CESG
3 1 (6.25%) Change Management
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE
3 1 (6.25%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
3 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (6.25%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Business Applications
1 7 (43.75%) FLEXCUBE
1 7 (43.75%) Temenos T24
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle ASCP
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (12.50%) Demantra
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (6.25%) Network Security
General
1 7 (43.75%) Banking
1 7 (43.75%) Retail
1 7 (43.75%) Retail Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Business Analyst
1 11 (68.75%) Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Banking Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Penetration Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) UML
1 7 (43.75%) Requirements Analysis
1 7 (43.75%) Project Planning
2 2 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (12.50%) Six Sigma
2 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) Change Management
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE
3 1 (6.25%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
3 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (6.25%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (6.25%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Security Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) PCI QSA
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 19 hours ago