The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 542 566 562
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -4
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 367 442 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.41% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.47% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 239 326 377
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £34,125
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £55,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +13.40%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
78798 94209 98163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.10% 87.55% 85.65%
Number of salaries quoted 64965 77834 80660
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,501
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing GAP Analysis as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GAP Analysis
Salary Trend

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

GAP Analysis Salary Trend in the UK

GAP Analysis
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 within the UK.

GAP Analysis Salary Histogram in the UK

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GAP Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +33 334 £50,000 -16.66% 37
London +9 132 £57,500 -11.53% 15
South East +110 96 £52,500 -12.50% 7
Yorkshire +28 27 £37,500 -16.66% 3
City of London +19 26 £57,500 -32.35% 4
Berkshire +55 25 £90,000 +63.63% 1
West Yorkshire +29 20 £32,500 -31.57% 2
West Midlands -29 20 £48,000 -23.20% 2
Buckinghamshire +24 17 £47,500 -26.92% 2
East of England -13 14 £36,500 -27.00% 4
North West -34 14 £46,000 -16.36% 1
West Sussex - 13 £40,000 -
Kent +24 12 £43,000 -18.09%
Surrey +19 12 £62,500 -10.71% 2
Manchester -25 12 £46,000 -29.23% 1
Reading +43 11 £60,000 -14.28%
East Midlands +8 11 £45,000 -5.26%
Aylesbury - 10 £42,500 -
Hampshire +5 8 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Oxfordshire +33 7 £57,250 - 1
South West +14 7 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Staffordshire -1 7 £35,000 -44.00%
Birmingham -25 7 £55,000 -21.42%
Wakefield - 7 £32,500 -
Derbyshire +19 6 £45,000 -7.69%
Derby +14 6 £45,000 -14.28%
Oxford - 6 £52,500 - 1
Leeds +18 5 £45,000 -5.26% 1
North East +11 5 £50,000 +33.33%
Tyne and Wear +6 5 £50,000 +33.33%

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing GAP Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 411 (48.47%) Finance
2 234 (27.59%) Business Analysis
3 205 (24.17%) Agile Software Development
4 160 (18.87%) Analytical Skills
5 149 (17.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 147 (17.33%) Degree
7 145 (17.10%) SAP
8 134 (15.80%) Banking
8 134 (15.80%) SDLC
9 129 (15.21%) Project Management
10 114 (13.44%) Retail
11 112 (13.21%) UML
12 110 (12.97%) Risk Management
13 103 (12.15%) Derivative
13 103 (12.15%) User Acceptance Testing
14 102 (12.03%) Microsoft
15 101 (11.91%) SQL
16 91 (10.73%) PCI DSS
17 88 (10.38%) Investment Banking
18 84 (9.91%) Waterfall
19 80 (9.43%) Manufacturing
20 75 (8.84%) Change Management
20 75 (8.84%) Continuous Improvement
21 74 (8.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
22 73 (8.61%) Integration Testing
22 73 (8.61%) Use Case
23 72 (8.49%) Mentoring
24 69 (8.14%) Fixed Income
25 68 (8.02%) User Stories
26 67 (7.90%) Oracle

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (2.95%) IIS
2 15 (1.77%) MS Exchange
3 9 (1.06%) Confluence
4 8 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (0.71%) SharePoint
6 5 (0.59%) CMS
7 4 (0.47%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.12%) Drupal
9 1 (0.12%) JBoss
9 1 (0.12%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.12%) SAP EP
9 1 (0.12%) SAS
Applications
1 47 (5.54%) MS Excel
2 33 (3.89%) MS Visio
3 31 (3.66%) MS Office
4 11 (1.30%) MS Project
5 9 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 55 (6.49%) SAP CO
1 55 (6.49%) SAP FI
1 55 (6.49%) SAP FI/CO
2 46 (5.42%) SAP PP
3 45 (5.31%) SAP MM
4 39 (4.60%) SAP SD
5 35 (4.13%) SAP SCM
6 24 (2.83%) Oracle EBS R12
7 23 (2.71%) Oracle Assets
8 22 (2.59%) Oracle Cash Management
8 22 (2.59%) Oracle Payables
8 22 (2.59%) Oracle Receivables
9 17 (2.00%) Oracle EBS
10 15 (1.77%) SAP APO
11 12 (1.42%) Oracle Financials
11 12 (1.42%) SAP QM
12 10 (1.18%) Oracle AGIS
13 9 (1.06%) Oracle Applications
13 9 (1.06%) Oracle E-Business Tax
13 9 (1.06%) SAP PP-PI
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.59%) SaaS
2 11 (1.30%) Office 365
3 8 (0.94%) Taleo
4 7 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.59%) Force.com
6 3 (0.35%) Lucidchart
6 3 (0.35%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.12%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 48 (5.66%) Firewall
2 37 (4.36%) LAN
2 37 (4.36%) WAN
3 26 (3.07%) IPsec
3 26 (3.07%) SSL
4 21 (2.48%) SAN
5 18 (2.12%) TCP/IP
6 13 (1.53%) BGP
6 13 (1.53%) Network Security
6 13 (1.53%) OSPF
6 13 (1.53%) VPN
6 13 (1.53%) WLAN
7 12 (1.42%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 12 (1.42%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 12 (1.42%) Fibre Channel
7 12 (1.42%) HSRP
7 12 (1.42%) IP Telephony
7 12 (1.42%) ISDN
7 12 (1.42%) MPLS
7 12 (1.42%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (2.95%) SAP HANA
2 18 (2.12%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (1.06%) Relational Database
4 8 (0.94%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 8 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (0.83%) SAP BW
5 7 (0.83%) SQL Server
6 5 (0.59%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (0.47%) Big Data
7 4 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.35%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 3 (0.35%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.35%) GIS
8 3 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.24%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (0.24%) Power BI
10 1 (0.12%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.12%) Hyperion Smart View
10 1 (0.12%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.12%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 18 (2.12%) JIRA
2 10 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (0.71%) ERwin
4 3 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.24%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.12%) JMeter
6 1 (0.12%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.12%) LSMW
6 1 (0.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 411 (48.47%) Finance
2 134 (15.80%) Banking
3 114 (13.44%) Retail
4 88 (10.38%) Investment Banking
5 80 (9.43%) Manufacturing
6 57 (6.72%) General Ledger
7 48 (5.66%) Front Office
8 44 (5.19%) Publishing
9 43 (5.07%) Back Office
10 30 (3.54%) Telecoms
11 11 (1.30%) Legal
12 10 (1.18%) Marketing
13 9 (1.06%) Local Government
14 8 (0.94%) Financial Institution
15 6 (0.71%) Automotive
16 5 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
17 4 (0.47%) Advertising
18 3 (0.35%) Billing
19 1 (0.12%) Games
19 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 445 (52.48%) Analyst
2 376 (44.34%) Business Analyst
3 235 (27.71%) Consultant
4 101 (11.91%) SAP Consultant
5 54 (6.37%) Architect
6 50 (5.90%) Banking Analyst
7 47 (5.54%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
8 43 (5.07%) IT Business Analyst
9 42 (4.95%) IT Analyst
10 41 (4.83%) Senior Consultant
11 40 (4.72%) Business Consultant
12 38 (4.48%) SAP CO Consultant
12 38 (4.48%) SAP FI Consultant
12 38 (4.48%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
12 38 (4.48%) Senior Analyst
13 37 (4.36%) Agile Business Analyst
13 37 (4.36%) Business IT Analyst
14 36 (4.25%) Senior Business Analyst
15 34 (4.01%) Regulatory Business Analyst
15 34 (4.01%) SAP Financial Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (3.42%) XML
2 22 (2.59%) Web Services
3 20 (2.36%) .NET
4 16 (1.89%) HTML
5 14 (1.65%) Middleware
6 13 (1.53%) Oracle Fusion
7 12 (1.42%) 802.1X
8 6 (0.71%) SAP ALE
9 4 (0.47%) AngularJS
9 4 (0.47%) Flash
9 4 (0.47%) J2EE
9 4 (0.47%) Ruby on Rails
9 4 (0.47%) SAP Fiori
10 2 (0.24%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.24%) EDI
10 2 (0.24%) Ember.js
10 2 (0.24%) FpML
10 2 (0.24%) Gherkin
10 2 (0.24%) JSON
10 2 (0.24%) React
Miscellaneous
1 160 (18.87%) Analytical Skills
2 103 (12.15%) Derivative
3 74 (8.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 69 (8.14%) Fixed Income
5 65 (7.67%) Management Information System
6 55 (6.49%) Equities
7 48 (5.66%) Data Centre
8 41 (4.83%) User Experience
9 32 (3.77%) Credit Derivative
10 31 (3.66%) OTC Derivatives
11 27 (3.18%) Credit Risk
11 27 (3.18%) Fintech
12 18 (2.12%) Market Risk
13 15 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
14 12 (1.42%) Driving Licence
15 10 (1.18%) Equity Derivative
15 10 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
16 9 (1.06%) AS400
16 9 (1.06%) Cyber Attack
16 9 (1.06%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 42 (4.95%) Windows
2 26 (3.07%) Linux
3 19 (2.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (2.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (1.18%) OS/400
6 8 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (0.83%) Windows Server
8 5 (0.59%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (27.59%) Business Analysis
2 205 (24.17%) Agile Software Development
3 149 (17.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 134 (15.80%) SDLC
5 129 (15.21%) Project Management
6 112 (13.21%) UML
7 110 (12.97%) Risk Management
8 103 (12.15%) User Acceptance Testing
9 84 (9.91%) Waterfall
10 75 (8.84%) Change Management
10 75 (8.84%) Continuous Improvement
11 73 (8.61%) Integration Testing
11 73 (8.61%) Use Case
12 72 (8.49%) Mentoring
13 68 (8.02%) User Stories
14 62 (7.31%) Migration
15 61 (7.19%) ITIL
16 54 (6.37%) Information Security
17 53 (6.25%) Data Mapping
17 53 (6.25%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 101 (11.91%) SQL
2 29 (3.42%) Java
3 28 (3.30%) C
4 24 (2.83%) PL/SQL
5 16 (1.89%) ABAP
6 12 (1.42%) C#
7 11 (1.30%) Shell Script
8 9 (1.06%) PHP
9 6 (0.71%) JavaScript
10 4 (0.47%) Perl
10 4 (0.47%) Ruby
10 4 (0.47%) VB
11 1 (0.12%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.12%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.12%) PL/1
11 1 (0.12%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.12%) X++
Qualifications
1 147 (17.33%) Degree
2 48 (5.66%) ISEB
3 36 (4.25%) GIAC
4 33 (3.89%) CISSP
5 26 (3.07%) GCIH
6 25 (2.95%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (2.83%) CCNP
7 24 (2.83%) MCSE
7 24 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
8 19 (2.24%) CCNA
9 17 (2.00%) CISM
9 17 (2.00%) Security Cleared
10 16 (1.89%) MCSA
11 13 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
12 12 (1.42%) SANS
13 9 (1.06%) ISACA
13 9 (1.06%) SC Cleared
14 8 (0.94%) MCITP
14 8 (0.94%) RHCA
14 8 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (10.73%) PCI DSS
2 62 (7.31%) MiFID
3 44 (5.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 38 (4.48%) QA
5 29 (3.42%) EMIR
6 19 (2.24%) FATCA
7 15 (1.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 11 (1.30%) Solvency II
9 9 (1.06%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 9 (1.06%) SLA
10 7 (0.83%) AIFMD
10 7 (0.83%) UCITS
11 6 (0.71%) Data Quality
12 5 (0.59%) COBIT
12 5 (0.59%) PA-DSS
13 4 (0.47%) Dodd-Frank
13 4 (0.47%) ISO 9001
14 2 (0.24%) ISO 8583
15 1 (0.12%) 21 CFR Part 11
15 1 (0.12%) ISO20022
System Software
1 46 (5.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (4.13%) Active Directory
3 15 (1.77%) XenApp
4 12 (1.42%) Firmware
5 11 (1.30%) Hyper-V
6 8 (0.94%) vSphere
7 7 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (0.83%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (1.89%) Nessus
1 16 (1.89%) WSUS
2 9 (1.06%) QRadar
2 9 (1.06%) RSA Security Analytics
3 5 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 145 (17.10%) SAP
2 102 (12.03%) Microsoft
3 67 (7.90%) Oracle
4 48 (5.66%) Cisco
5 46 (5.42%) VMware
6 30 (3.54%) Murex
7 28 (3.30%) CheckPoint
7 28 (3.30%) F5
8 22 (2.59%) IBM
9 16 (1.89%) Citrix
9 16 (1.89%) Palo Alto
9 16 (1.89%) Qualys
10 14 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
11 13 (1.53%) Juniper
11 13 (1.53%) TOWER Software
12 12 (1.42%) Brocade
13 10 (1.18%) Siebel
14 9 (1.06%) Hitachi
14 9 (1.06%) Intel
14 9 (1.06%) Trend Micro
United Kingdom
Capgemini UK
Posted: 3 hours ago
United Kingdom
Capgemini UK
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £45k - 75k per year + Range reflects more than one role.
Posted: 4 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Corporate Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
England
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
TDA Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
United Kingdom
ERP Resources
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
North West London
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £80,000 to £85,000 per annum Plus bonus & bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London, Fore Street, EC2Y 5EJ
Prolifics UK
Posted: 16 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Great Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £39333.00 - £45232.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Posted: 8 days ago
England
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Surrey
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £55,000 + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
England
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Pentonville Road - London
Ticketmaster
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary + car/car allowance
Posted: 15 days ago