The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GAP Analysis
Rank 53 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 13 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.40% 0.87% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.16% 1.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 0
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -3.15%
GAP Analysis
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
411 449 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 75.97% 77.95% 80.25%
Number of salaries quoted 304 344 210
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,066 £30,000 £28,050
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

GAP Analysis
Salary Trend in Watford

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

GAP Analysis Salary Trend in Watford

GAP Analysis
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 20 (83.33%) UML
2 18 (75.00%) Retail
3 14 (58.33%) FLEXCUBE
3 14 (58.33%) Banking
3 14 (58.33%) Finacle
3 14 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (50.00%) Project Planning
4 12 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 10 (41.67%) Temenos T24
5 10 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (25.00%) Retail Banking
6 6 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 6 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (25.00%) Change Control
6 6 (25.00%) Rational Rose
6 6 (25.00%) Finance
6 6 (25.00%) PRINCE2
7 4 (16.67%) MS Project
7 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 4 (16.67%) Change Management
7 4 (16.67%) Workflow
7 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 4 (16.67%) Data Management
7 4 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (16.67%) Degree
7 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
8 3 (12.50%) Requirements Engineering

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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.

Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Project
1 4 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (58.33%) FLEXCUBE
1 14 (58.33%) Finacle
2 10 (41.67%) Temenos T24
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Rational Rose
General
1 18 (75.00%) Retail
2 14 (58.33%) Banking
3 6 (25.00%) Retail Banking
3 6 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 24 (100.00%) Analyst
2 9 (37.50%) Banking Business Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 14 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) UML
2 12 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 12 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 10 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 6 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (25.00%) Change Control
4 6 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 4 (16.67%) Change Management
5 4 (16.67%) Workflow
5 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.67%) Data Management
5 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 3 (12.50%) Requirements Engineering
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft