The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 130 140
Rank change year-on-year +24 +10  
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 4 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.31% 0.17% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.18% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 10
Median salary £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.04% -4.54%  
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 Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1078 1635 1917
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 83.76% 90.23% 84.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3284 5668 6522
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £77,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

GAP Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for GAP Analysis in Reading

GAP Analysis
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for GAP Analysis in Reading

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 Reading region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (80.00%) Retail
2 4 (80.00%) Logistics
2 4 (80.00%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (80.00%) ERP
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) Presales
3 3 (60.00%) Conflict Management
3 3 (60.00%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2

GAP Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Dynamics AX
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (80.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Applications Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ERP
1 4 (80.00%) Logistics
1 4 (80.00%) Presales
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Conflict Management
2 3 (60.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft