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

GAP Analysis
England / South West
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 202 239 240
Rank change year-on-year +37 +1  
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 30 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.58% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.22% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 7
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -38.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £37,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £52,500 £81,500
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 the South West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4678 5063 5338
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 90.20% 88.47% 86.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3861 4191 4345
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

GAP Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

GAP Analysis
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for GAP Analysis in the South West

GAP Analysis
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GAP Analysis in the South West over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for GAP Analysis in the South West

GAP Analysis
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GAP Analysis within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Bristol +10 13 £45,000 +2.85%
Wiltshire +18 8 £51,250 +28.12% 1
Gloucestershire +15 7 - -
Devon -7 2 £35,500 - 1
GAP Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 South West region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 20 (50.00%) Finance
1 20 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 14 (35.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (30.00%) Data Mapping
4 10 (25.00%) Business Process Analysis
5 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (22.50%) Scrum
5 9 (22.50%) ISEB
6 8 (20.00%) UML
6 8 (20.00%) Use Case
6 8 (20.00%) User Stories
6 8 (20.00%) Fintech
7 7 (17.50%) Wealth Management
7 7 (17.50%) SQL
7 7 (17.50%) XML
8 5 (12.50%) SIPOC
8 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 5 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
8 5 (12.50%) Financial Analysis
8 5 (12.50%) Project Management
9 4 (10.00%) Publishing
9 4 (10.00%) Change Management
9 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
9 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
9 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (10.00%) System Testing
9 4 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (10.00%) Banking

GAP Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (2.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Skype
General
1 20 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Banking
2 4 (10.00%) Publishing
2 4 (10.00%) Retail
2 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (92.50%) Analyst
2 34 (85.00%) Business Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Business Systems Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Mortgage Business Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Systems Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Technical Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Technical Business Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Senior Business Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Agile Business Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Business Development Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Development Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Digital Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Digital Business Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Software Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Software Development Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Software Development Business Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Release Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Junior
7 2 (5.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (20.00%) Fintech
3 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 14 (35.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (30.00%) Data Mapping
4 10 (25.00%) Business Process Analysis
5 9 (22.50%) Scrum
5 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (20.00%) UML
6 8 (20.00%) Use Case
6 8 (20.00%) User Stories
7 7 (17.50%) Wealth Management
8 5 (12.50%) Financial Analysis
8 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 5 (12.50%) Project Management
8 5 (12.50%) SIPOC
8 5 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
9 4 (10.00%) Business Process Mapping
9 4 (10.00%) Domain Models
9 4 (10.00%) SDLC
9 4 (10.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) ISEB
2 1 (2.50%) MCSE
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
2 3 (7.50%) Data Quality
2 3 (7.50%) SLA
3 1 (2.50%) PMO
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
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Salary: £32000 per annum + 25 days, benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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