The first table below looks at the demand for GAP Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 30 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 South West region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GAP Analysis
Rank 196 202 206
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 28 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.46% 0.15% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.19% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 7
Average salary £42,500 £46,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.88%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4938 4147 4285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 80.29% 79.49% 76.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4016 3557 3787
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
GAP Analysis
England

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

GAP Analysis
Salary Trend in the South West

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

GAP Analysis Salary Trend in the South West

GAP Analysis
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

GAP Analysis Salary Histogram in the South West

GAP Analysis
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GAP Analysis within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 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
Somerset - 11 £42,500 -
Gloucestershire - 8 £75,000 -
Bristol - 7 £70,000 - 1
Devon - 1 £30,000 -
GAP Analysis
England

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 22 (44.90%) Stakeholder Management
1 22 (44.90%) Business Analysis
2 18 (36.73%) Enterprise Architecture
2 18 (36.73%) Management Information System
2 18 (36.73%) Use Case
3 17 (34.69%) Workflow
4 16 (32.65%) Finance
5 10 (20.41%) Degree
6 8 (16.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (16.33%) CISSP
6 8 (16.33%) Information Security
6 8 (16.33%) TOGAF
7 7 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 7 (14.29%) Oracle
7 7 (14.29%) CRM
7 7 (14.29%) ISSAP
7 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
7 7 (14.29%) Security Architecture
7 7 (14.29%) SABSA
8 6 (12.24%) Oracle EBS R12
8 6 (12.24%) SC Cleared
8 6 (12.24%) DV Cleared
8 6 (12.24%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (12.24%) Business Development
8 6 (12.24%) SQL
8 6 (12.24%) Oracle EBS
8 6 (12.24%) Oracle Applications
8 6 (12.24%) CISM
8 6 (12.24%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (10.20%) PMI

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 (2.04%) SAS
Business Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Oracle EBS R12
1 6 (12.24%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (12.24%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (2.04%) SAP CO
3 1 (2.04%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (2.04%) SAP FI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
General
1 16 (32.65%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.04%) General Ledger
3 1 (2.04%) Marketing
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (65.31%) Analyst
2 27 (55.10%) Business Analyst
3 10 (20.41%) Consultant
4 5 (10.20%) Oracle Consultant
4 5 (10.20%) Oracle CRM Consultant
4 5 (10.20%) CRM Consultant
5 4 (8.16%) Oracle CRM Functional Consultant
5 4 (8.16%) Architect
5 4 (8.16%) Security Consultant
5 4 (8.16%) Senior Business Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Information Security Consultant
5 4 (8.16%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 4 (8.16%) Functional Consultant
5 4 (8.16%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Security Architect
6 3 (6.12%) Oracle Applications Consultant
6 3 (6.12%) Information Architect
6 3 (6.12%) Information Security Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Oracle Applications Functional Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) Technical Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 18 (36.73%) Management Information System
2 5 (10.20%) PMI
3 1 (2.04%) NHS
3 1 (2.04%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) Stakeholder Management
1 22 (44.90%) Business Analysis
2 18 (36.73%) Enterprise Architecture
2 18 (36.73%) Use Case
3 17 (34.69%) Workflow
4 8 (16.33%) Information Security
4 8 (16.33%) TOGAF
5 7 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 7 (14.29%) CRM
5 7 (14.29%) Security Architecture
5 7 (14.29%) SABSA
6 6 (12.24%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (12.24%) Business Development
6 6 (12.24%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (8.16%) Waterfall
7 4 (8.16%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (8.16%) RAD
7 4 (8.16%) RUP
7 4 (8.16%) DSDM
7 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.24%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) Degree
2 8 (16.33%) CISSP
3 7 (14.29%) ISSAP
3 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 6 (12.24%) SC Cleared
4 6 (12.24%) DV Cleared
4 6 (12.24%) CISM
5 5 (10.20%) PMI Certification
5 5 (10.20%) CEH
6 4 (8.16%) ISEB
6 4 (8.16%) ISTQB
7 1 (2.04%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (2.04%) Business Objects
2 1 (2.04%) SAP
2 1 (2.04%) Cognos
2 1 (2.04%) Cisco
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft