The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 - 95
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 3 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.32% - 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% - 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Median salary £33,000 - £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 - £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 - £41,250
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.77% -5.26%  

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 Essex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 802 833 1075
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 84.78% 82.80% 87.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2455 2310 2888
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,975 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

GAP Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing GAP Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for GAP Analysis in Essex

GAP Analysis
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for GAP Analysis in Essex

GAP Analysis
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GAP Analysis within the Essex 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
Southend-on-Sea - 3 £33,000 -
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 Essex region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL V3
2 3 (37.50%) Customer Requirements
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) SLA
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery Management
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (12.50%) Wealth Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Mapping
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Billing
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) APACS

GAP Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Compliance Assistant
4 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Finance Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Financial Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) IT Assistant
4 1 (12.50%) Payments Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Payments Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) APACS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Customer Requirements
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL V3
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Data Mapping
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
1 2 (25.00%) SLA