The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for GAP Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GAP Analysis
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 80 93
Rank change year-on-year +20 +13  
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 10 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.63% 1.01% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 1.09% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 5
Median salary £70,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +75.00% +2.56%  
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £45,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +8.88% -7.21%  

GAP Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 564 823 989
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 92.16% 92.06% 89.02%
Number of salaries quoted 430 743 837
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,150 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

GAP Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing GAP Analysis as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for GAP Analysis in Bedfordshire

GAP Analysis
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for GAP Analysis in Bedfordshire

GAP Analysis
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GAP Analysis in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for GAP Analysis in Bedfordshire

GAP Analysis
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GAP Analysis within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 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
Luton - 8 £70,000 -
GAP Analysis
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 17 (60.71%) IT Strategy
2 10 (35.71%) C
2 10 (35.71%) SOA
2 10 (35.71%) Project Management
2 10 (35.71%) TOGAF
3 8 (28.57%) ISMS
3 8 (28.57%) PCI DSS
3 8 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 8 (28.57%) Information Security
3 8 (28.57%) Oracle
3 8 (28.57%) GDPR
4 7 (25.00%) CRM
4 7 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (25.00%) Business Transformation
4 7 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (21.43%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (17.86%) Data Structures
6 5 (17.86%) SaaS
6 5 (17.86%) ERP
6 5 (17.86%) Data Modelling
6 5 (17.86%) Data Flow Diagram
7 4 (14.29%) QA
7 4 (14.29%) Release Management
7 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (10.71%) Office 365
8 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
8 3 (10.71%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (10.71%) Unified Communications
8 3 (10.71%) LAN

GAP Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 7 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) SaaS
2 3 (10.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) LAN
1 3 (10.71%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (10.71%) Unified Communications
1 3 (10.71%) WAN
1 3 (10.71%) WLAN
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Billing
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Architect
2 8 (28.57%) Compliance Manager
2 8 (28.57%) Information Manager
2 8 (28.57%) Information Risk Manager
2 8 (28.57%) Information Security Manager
2 8 (28.57%) Information Security Risk Manager
2 8 (28.57%) Risk Manager
2 8 (28.57%) Security Manager
3 7 (25.00%) Business Architect
4 5 (17.86%) Integration Architect
5 3 (10.71%) CRM Architect
5 3 (10.71%) ERP Architect
5 3 (10.71%) SOA Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Cloud Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Functional Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Workstream Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Data Structures
2 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
4 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) IT Strategy
2 10 (35.71%) Project Management
2 10 (35.71%) SOA
2 10 (35.71%) TOGAF
3 8 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (28.57%) Information Security
3 8 (28.57%) ISMS
3 8 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 7 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (25.00%) Business Transformation
4 7 (25.00%) CRM
5 5 (17.86%) Data Flow Diagram
5 5 (17.86%) Data Modelling
5 5 (17.86%) ERP
6 4 (14.29%) Release Management
7 3 (10.71%) Identity Management
8 2 (7.14%) Change Management
8 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
8 2 (7.14%) Service Management
8 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) GDPR
1 8 (28.57%) PCI DSS
2 4 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) TIBCO
2 2 (7.14%) webMethods