The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GAP Analysis
UK / England
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 520 566 547
Rank change year-on-year +46 -19  
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 357 395 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.45% 0.41% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.46% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 228 329 339
Median salary £51,250 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.81% -4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £84,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  

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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 70819 85904 87927
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.12% 88.61% 86.98%
Number of salaries quoted 58715 71854 71888
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

GAP Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

GAP Analysis
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for GAP Analysis in England

GAP Analysis
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GAP Analysis in England over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for GAP Analysis in England

GAP Analysis
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GAP Analysis within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
London +22 120 £55,000 -8.33% 10
South East +56 71 £55,000 -4.34% 10
East of England +55 47 £57,500 +9.52% 2
West Midlands +27 37 £65,000 +73.33% 3
South West +44 30 £45,000 +16.88% 4
Yorkshire +26 20 £50,000 +5.26% 2
North West -24 15 £45,000 +12.50% 1
East Midlands +14 10 £55,000 - 4
GAP Analysis
UK

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 England region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 298 (41.10%) Finance
2 212 (29.24%) Business Analysis
3 157 (21.66%) Agile Software Development
4 129 (17.79%) Analytical Skills
5 121 (16.69%) Project Management
6 118 (16.28%) Microsoft
7 105 (14.48%) Stakeholder Management
8 96 (13.24%) User Acceptance Testing
9 90 (12.41%) ITIL
10 89 (12.28%) SAP
11 86 (11.86%) Degree
12 80 (11.03%) Risk Management
13 78 (10.76%) MS Excel
13 78 (10.76%) Banking
14 73 (10.07%) Mentoring
15 71 (9.79%) UML
15 71 (9.79%) Change Management
16 69 (9.52%) Retail
17 63 (8.69%) Information Security
17 63 (8.69%) Derivative
18 62 (8.55%) Use Case
19 61 (8.41%) PCI DSS
19 61 (8.41%) IT Strategy
20 57 (7.86%) SQL
21 55 (7.59%) SDLC
22 53 (7.31%) User Stories
23 52 (7.17%) Continuous Improvement
24 50 (6.90%) Scrum
25 49 (6.76%) PRINCE2
25 49 (6.76%) Waterfall

GAP Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 19 (2.62%) IIS
2 10 (1.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (0.83%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.55%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.28%) Confluence
6 1 (0.14%) JBoss
6 1 (0.14%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.14%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 78 (10.76%) MS Excel
2 43 (5.93%) MS Visio
3 22 (3.03%) MS Office
4 11 (1.52%) MS Project
5 5 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 31 (4.28%) SAP FI
2 28 (3.86%) SAP CO
2 28 (3.86%) SAP FI/CO
3 25 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
4 16 (2.21%) SAP SD
5 15 (2.07%) Oracle EBS R12
5 15 (2.07%) SAP MM
5 15 (2.07%) SAP S/4HANA
6 14 (1.93%) Oracle EBS
6 14 (1.93%) SAP PP
6 14 (1.93%) SAP SCM
7 13 (1.79%) Oracle Assets
7 13 (1.79%) Oracle Cash Management
7 13 (1.79%) Oracle Payables
7 13 (1.79%) Oracle Receivables
8 11 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
9 10 (1.38%) SAP HR
10 9 (1.24%) SAP BPC
11 7 (0.97%) Oracle E-Business Tax
12 6 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 35 (4.83%) SaaS
2 11 (1.52%) PaaS
3 9 (1.24%) SuccessFactors
4 8 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.83%) Office 365
6 5 (0.69%) Force.com
7 1 (0.14%) IaaS
7 1 (0.14%) IBM Blueworks
7 1 (0.14%) Lucidchart
7 1 (0.14%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 33 (4.55%) Firewall
2 32 (4.41%) LAN
2 32 (4.41%) WAN
3 30 (4.14%) IPsec
3 30 (4.14%) SSL
4 20 (2.76%) WLAN
5 18 (2.48%) TCP/IP
6 17 (2.34%) BGP
6 17 (2.34%) OSPF
7 15 (2.07%) MPLS
7 15 (2.07%) VoIP
8 14 (1.93%) DNS
9 13 (1.79%) DHCP
9 13 (1.79%) Ethernet
9 13 (1.79%) HSRP
9 13 (1.79%) ICMP
9 13 (1.79%) PSTN
9 13 (1.79%) SAN
9 13 (1.79%) SNMP
9 13 (1.79%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (2.76%) SQL Server
2 14 (1.93%) SAP HANA
3 13 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
3 13 (1.79%) Data Mining
4 11 (1.52%) Power BI
5 8 (1.10%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 8 (1.10%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 7 (0.97%) SAP BW
7 6 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (0.83%) Relational Database
8 5 (0.69%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (0.55%) Big Data
10 3 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.14%) DB2
12 1 (0.14%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.14%) Oracle Smart View
12 1 (0.14%) QlikView
12 1 (0.14%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (1.10%) JIRA
2 7 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (0.83%) LoadRunner
4 5 (0.69%) JUnit
5 4 (0.55%) Bugzilla
5 4 (0.55%) Cucumber
5 4 (0.55%) FitNesse
5 4 (0.55%) HP UFT
5 4 (0.55%) NuGet
5 4 (0.55%) NUnit
5 4 (0.55%) Selenium
5 4 (0.55%) Selenium IDE
5 4 (0.55%) SpecFlow
5 4 (0.55%) TestNG
5 4 (0.55%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.55%) WebDriver
5 4 (0.55%) WinRunner
6 3 (0.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (0.28%) JMeter
8 1 (0.14%) Lombardi
General
1 298 (41.10%) Finance
2 78 (10.76%) Banking
3 69 (9.52%) Retail
4 45 (6.21%) Manufacturing
5 39 (5.38%) Front Office
6 30 (4.14%) Investment Banking
7 27 (3.72%) Telecoms
8 26 (3.59%) Publishing
9 24 (3.31%) Legal
10 20 (2.76%) General Ledger
11 13 (1.79%) Advertising
11 13 (1.79%) Marketing
12 12 (1.66%) Back Office
12 12 (1.66%) Law
13 9 (1.24%) Automotive
14 8 (1.10%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.69%) Billing
15 5 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.55%) Corporate Banking
17 2 (0.28%) Military
Job Titles
1 351 (48.41%) Analyst
2 291 (40.14%) Business Analyst
3 170 (23.45%) Consultant
4 61 (8.41%) SAP Consultant
5 60 (8.28%) Architect
6 40 (5.52%) Business Consultant
7 37 (5.10%) IT Analyst
8 29 (4.00%) Agile Business Analyst
8 29 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
9 28 (3.86%) Senior Business Analyst
10 25 (3.45%) Business IT Analyst
10 25 (3.45%) IT Business Analyst
11 24 (3.31%) Murex Analyst
11 24 (3.31%) Murex Business Analyst
11 24 (3.31%) Murex Consultant
12 22 (3.03%) Administrator
12 22 (3.03%) Functional Consultant
12 22 (3.03%) Project Manager
13 21 (2.90%) Senior Consultant
13 21 (2.90%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (4.83%) .NET
2 28 (3.86%) XML
3 27 (3.72%) Web Services
4 16 (2.21%) AngularJS
4 16 (2.21%) Flash
4 16 (2.21%) Ruby on Rails
5 13 (1.79%) 802.1X
6 10 (1.38%) HTML
7 8 (1.10%) EDI
8 7 (0.97%) Ember.js
8 7 (0.97%) JSON
8 7 (0.97%) Middleware
8 7 (0.97%) React
9 5 (0.69%) SAP Fiori
10 4 (0.55%) .NET Framework
10 4 (0.55%) CSS
10 4 (0.55%) J2EE
10 4 (0.55%) XML Schema
11 3 (0.41%) FpML
11 3 (0.41%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 129 (17.79%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (8.69%) Derivative
3 47 (6.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 44 (6.07%) Management Information System
5 42 (5.79%) User Experience
6 37 (5.10%) Data Centre
7 33 (4.55%) Fixed Income
8 27 (3.72%) Credit Derivative
8 27 (3.72%) Equities
9 20 (2.76%) Enterprise Software
10 13 (1.79%) Driving Licence
10 13 (1.79%) Fintech
11 10 (1.38%) Data Structures
12 9 (1.24%) OTC Derivatives
13 6 (0.83%) Credit Risk
13 6 (0.83%) Hedge funds
13 6 (0.83%) Hybrid Cloud
14 5 (0.69%) Market Risk
14 5 (0.69%) NHS
14 5 (0.69%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 43 (5.93%) Windows
2 22 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
2 22 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (2.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (1.93%) Linux
5 5 (0.69%) Unix
6 4 (0.55%) Android
6 4 (0.55%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (29.24%) Business Analysis
2 157 (21.66%) Agile Software Development
3 121 (16.69%) Project Management
4 105 (14.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 96 (13.24%) User Acceptance Testing
6 90 (12.41%) ITIL
7 80 (11.03%) Risk Management
8 73 (10.07%) Mentoring
9 71 (9.79%) Change Management
9 71 (9.79%) UML
10 63 (8.69%) Information Security
11 62 (8.55%) Use Case
12 61 (8.41%) IT Strategy
13 55 (7.59%) SDLC
14 53 (7.31%) User Stories
15 52 (7.17%) Continuous Improvement
16 50 (6.90%) Scrum
17 49 (6.76%) PRINCE2
17 49 (6.76%) Waterfall
18 48 (6.62%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 57 (7.86%) SQL
2 25 (3.45%) Java
3 20 (2.76%) JavaScript
4 16 (2.21%) C#
4 16 (2.21%) Perl
4 16 (2.21%) PHP
4 16 (2.21%) Ruby
5 15 (2.07%) C
6 6 (0.83%) ABAP
6 6 (0.83%) Python
7 4 (0.55%) PL/SQL
7 4 (0.55%) VB
8 3 (0.41%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.28%) R
10 1 (0.14%) X++
Qualifications
1 86 (11.86%) Degree
2 33 (4.55%) ISEB
3 28 (3.86%) GIAC
4 27 (3.72%) GCIH
5 20 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (2.48%) MCSE
7 17 (2.34%) CISM
7 17 (2.34%) CISSP
7 17 (2.34%) MCSA
8 16 (2.21%) ITIL Certification
9 15 (2.07%) CCNA
9 15 (2.07%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (1.52%) CCNP
11 10 (1.38%) CISA
12 9 (1.24%) PMI Certification
13 7 (0.97%) Security Cleared
14 6 (0.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 5 (0.69%) ACCA
15 5 (0.69%) CREST Certified
15 5 (0.69%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (8.41%) PCI DSS
2 34 (4.69%) QA
3 28 (3.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 28 (3.86%) MiFID
4 12 (1.66%) SLA
5 9 (1.24%) EMIR
6 8 (1.10%) COBIT
6 8 (1.10%) GDPR
7 7 (0.97%) Data Quality
7 7 (0.97%) FATCA
8 6 (0.83%) PMBOK
8 6 (0.83%) PMO
9 5 (0.69%) Solvency II
10 4 (0.55%) AIFMD
10 4 (0.55%) UCITS
11 3 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.28%) ISO 9001
13 1 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials
13 1 (0.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 1 (0.14%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 31 (4.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (3.17%) Active Directory
3 13 (1.79%) Firmware
4 11 (1.52%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.14%) XenApp
5 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (2.34%) Nessus
1 17 (2.34%) WSUS
2 4 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.41%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.14%) Puppet
4 1 (0.14%) QRadar
4 1 (0.14%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 118 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 89 (12.28%) SAP
3 40 (5.52%) Cisco
4 39 (5.38%) Oracle
5 31 (4.28%) VMware
6 24 (3.31%) Murex
7 23 (3.17%) CheckPoint
8 19 (2.62%) F5
9 18 (2.48%) ServiceNow
10 17 (2.34%) Qualys
11 14 (1.93%) TOWER Software
12 12 (1.66%) Juniper
12 12 (1.66%) Palo Alto
13 11 (1.52%) Brocade
14 9 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
15 7 (0.97%) IBM
16 5 (0.69%) Blue Coat
16 5 (0.69%) PeopleSoft
16 5 (0.69%) Siebel
17 4 (0.55%) Planview
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 55k per year + company benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + bonus, holidays, pension and flexi benefits.
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £35000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £68,000 - £110,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Charlwood, Surrey
Capgemini UK
Posted: 21 hours ago
Charlwood, Surrey
Capgemini UK
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Talent International
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
FRG Technology Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxfordshire
Catch Resource Management Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £34000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Medical, Pension, Holidays etc
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Charlwood, Surrey
Capgemini UK
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading, UK
Wipro
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, UK
Wipro
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + car, pension, bonus, life, healthcare
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Edenhouse solutions
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
England
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
TDA Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Package
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Edenhouse solutions
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
England
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Home Office
Salary: £100,000 per annum - circa £100K plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago