The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 148 165 153
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -12
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 14 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.44% 0.30% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.36% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 11
Average salary £47,500 £53,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.62% +34.37%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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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 Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2798 3082 2673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.38% 83.80% 82.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1779 2049 1746
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,900 £60,000
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 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
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 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
Glasgow +20 14 £47,500 -13.63%
Edinburgh +6 7 £47,500 +5.55% 2
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GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 14 (56.00%) SQL
2 12 (48.00%) Finance
3 10 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (32.00%) Banking
4 8 (32.00%) Retail
4 8 (32.00%) Retail Banking
4 8 (32.00%) Data Modelling
4 8 (32.00%) Requirements Engineering
4 8 (32.00%) Test Strategy
5 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
5 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (16.00%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (16.00%) Risk Management
6 4 (16.00%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (8.00%) QA
7 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (8.00%) Markit EDM
7 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (8.00%) Information Security
7 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
7 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
7 2 (8.00%) Zachman Framework
7 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (8.00%) Migration
7 2 (8.00%) Charles River
8 1 (4.00%) Project Management
8 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
8 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
8 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 2 (8.00%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
General
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
2 8 (32.00%) Banking
2 8 (32.00%) Retail
2 8 (32.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (84.00%) Analyst
2 17 (68.00%) Business Analyst
3 8 (32.00%) Financial Business Analyst
3 8 (32.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 7 (28.00%) Senior Business Analyst
4 7 (28.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Applications Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Risk Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Risk Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Report Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) IT Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (32.00%) Requirements Engineering
2 8 (32.00%) Data Modelling
2 8 (32.00%) Test Strategy
3 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (16.00%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (16.00%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Information Security
5 2 (8.00%) Migration
5 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (8.00%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.00%) Fund Management
6 1 (4.00%) Project Management
6 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) Solvency II
2 1 (4.00%) AIFMD
2 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Charles River
Edinburgh
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £53000 per annum + Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £53000 per annum + Competitive Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 19 days ago