The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GAP Analysis
UK
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 526 590 528
Rank change year-on-year +64 -62  
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 360 396 524
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.42% 0.38% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.43% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 229 291 414
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 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,625 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -3.57% +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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 77188 92199 96461
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.35% 88.76% 87.10%
Number of salaries quoted 63463 76569 77919
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 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

GAP Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

GAP Analysis
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for GAP Analysis in the UK

GAP Analysis
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram for GAP Analysis in the UK

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GAP Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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
England +71 347 £51,250 -6.81% 47
London +9 113 £57,500 -4.16% 26
South East +45 62 £55,000 +4.76% 7
East of England +43 45 £57,500 +9.52% 2
West Midlands +27 43 £62,500 +25.00% 4
South West +32 29 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Yorkshire +34 25 £50,000 +5.26%
Birmingham +22 22 £68,250 +70.62% 4
Bedfordshire +35 15 £60,000 +20.00%
West Yorkshire +25 15 £45,000 +38.46%
Berkshire +25 15 £57,500 -11.87% 1
Staffordshire +20 14 - -
City of London +10 14 £50,000 -20.00% 9
Bristol +11 13 £45,000 +2.85%
North West -27 13 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Hertfordshire +21 12 £57,500 +9.52% 1
East Midlands +20 12 £40,000 -27.27% 2
Surrey +46 10 £65,000 -7.14% 4
Kent +32 10 £40,000 -21.27%
North Yorkshire +20 10 £50,000 +5.26%
Leeds +34 9 £47,500 -20.83%
Oxfordshire +12 9 £60,000 -7.69%
Hampshire +5 9 £43,750 -20.45% 2
Cambridge - 9 £57,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 9 £57,500 - 1
Wiltshire +18 8 £51,250 +28.12% 1
Harrogate +13 8 £50,000 +5.26%
Scotland +6 7 £35,000 -41.66% 1
Suffolk - 7 £26,500 -
West Sussex - 7 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 26 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 with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 284 (41.16%) Finance
2 211 (30.58%) Business Analysis
3 131 (18.99%) Agile Software Development
4 130 (18.84%) Analytical Skills
5 111 (16.09%) Microsoft
6 104 (15.07%) User Acceptance Testing
7 102 (14.78%) Project Management
8 100 (14.49%) Stakeholder Management
9 98 (14.20%) SAP
10 91 (13.19%) Mentoring
11 83 (12.03%) Degree
12 77 (11.16%) Banking
13 70 (10.14%) Retail
14 66 (9.57%) ITIL
15 62 (8.99%) Derivative
16 60 (8.70%) IT Strategy
17 58 (8.41%) Change Management
18 57 (8.26%) Continuous Improvement
19 56 (8.12%) SQL
20 54 (7.83%) Manufacturing
21 53 (7.68%) Risk Management
22 52 (7.54%) PRINCE2
23 50 (7.25%) Business Intelligence
24 49 (7.10%) Data Modelling
24 49 (7.10%) Use Case
25 48 (6.96%) SDLC
26 47 (6.81%) Enterprise Architecture
26 47 (6.81%) MS Visio
27 45 (6.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
27 45 (6.52%) Oracle

GAP Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 9 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (1.01%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.58%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.29%) Confluence
4 2 (0.29%) IIS
4 2 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.14%) JBoss
5 1 (0.14%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.14%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 47 (6.81%) MS Visio
2 32 (4.64%) Microsoft Excel
3 27 (3.91%) Microsoft Office
4 13 (1.88%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (0.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 36 (5.22%) SAP FI
2 35 (5.07%) Dynamics AX
3 32 (4.64%) SAP CO
3 32 (4.64%) SAP FI/CO
4 19 (2.75%) Oracle EBS
4 19 (2.75%) Oracle EBS R12
5 17 (2.46%) Oracle Assets
5 17 (2.46%) Oracle Cash Management
5 17 (2.46%) Oracle Payables
5 17 (2.46%) Oracle Receivables
6 16 (2.32%) Dynamics CRM
7 15 (2.17%) SAP BPC
8 12 (1.74%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 12 (1.74%) SAP HR
8 12 (1.74%) SAP S/4HANA
9 11 (1.59%) SAP SD
10 10 (1.45%) SAP MM
10 10 (1.45%) SAP SCM
11 8 (1.16%) SAP PP
12 7 (1.01%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.04%) SaaS
2 11 (1.59%) PaaS
2 11 (1.59%) SuccessFactors
3 10 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (1.01%) Office 365
6 2 (0.29%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.14%) 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 19 (2.75%) Firewall
2 18 (2.61%) LAN
2 18 (2.61%) WAN
2 18 (2.61%) WLAN
3 16 (2.32%) IPsec
3 16 (2.32%) SSL
4 15 (2.17%) BGP
4 15 (2.17%) Internet
4 15 (2.17%) OSPF
5 13 (1.88%) VoIP
6 11 (1.59%) SAN
7 9 (1.30%) EIGRP
7 9 (1.30%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 9 (1.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 9 (1.30%) Fibre Channel
7 9 (1.30%) IP Telephony
7 9 (1.30%) VPN
8 7 (1.01%) Network Security
8 7 (1.01%) Wireless
9 4 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 19 (2.75%) SAP HANA
3 13 (1.88%) BusinessObjects
4 12 (1.74%) Power BI
5 11 (1.59%) Data Mining
5 11 (1.59%) SAP BW
6 8 (1.16%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 8 (1.16%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 8 (1.16%) Oracle BI EE
7 6 (0.87%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.43%) Big Data
10 2 (0.29%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 2 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.14%) DB2
11 1 (0.14%) QlikView
11 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (1.45%) JIRA
2 7 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (0.87%) LoadRunner
4 5 (0.72%) JUnit
5 4 (0.58%) Bugzilla
5 4 (0.58%) Cucumber
5 4 (0.58%) FitNesse
5 4 (0.58%) HP UFT
5 4 (0.58%) NuGet
5 4 (0.58%) NUnit
5 4 (0.58%) Selenium
5 4 (0.58%) Selenium IDE
5 4 (0.58%) SpecFlow
5 4 (0.58%) TestNG
5 4 (0.58%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.58%) WebDriver
5 4 (0.58%) WinRunner
6 3 (0.43%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (0.29%) JMeter
7 2 (0.29%) Oracle APEX
General
1 284 (41.16%) Finance
2 77 (11.16%) Banking
3 70 (10.14%) Retail
4 54 (7.83%) Manufacturing
5 36 (5.22%) Front Office
6 32 (4.64%) Investment Banking
7 27 (3.91%) Publishing
8 25 (3.62%) Legal
9 23 (3.33%) Telecoms
10 22 (3.19%) General Ledger
11 18 (2.61%) Advertising
12 14 (2.03%) Marketing
13 12 (1.74%) Law
14 9 (1.30%) Back Office
15 8 (1.16%) Automotive
15 8 (1.16%) Financial Institution
16 6 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
17 5 (0.72%) Billing
18 4 (0.58%) Corporate Banking
19 2 (0.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 327 (47.39%) Analyst
2 274 (39.71%) Business Analyst
3 187 (27.10%) Consultant
4 68 (9.86%) SAP Consultant
5 55 (7.97%) Architect
6 44 (6.38%) Business Consultant
7 35 (5.07%) IT Analyst
8 32 (4.64%) Senior Analyst
8 32 (4.64%) Senior Business Analyst
9 30 (4.35%) Functional Consultant
10 24 (3.48%) Banking Analyst
10 24 (3.48%) Murex Analyst
10 24 (3.48%) Murex Business Analyst
10 24 (3.48%) Murex Consultant
11 23 (3.33%) Business IT Analyst
11 23 (3.33%) IT Business Analyst
12 22 (3.19%) Project Manager
12 22 (3.19%) Senior Consultant
13 20 (2.90%) Oracle Consultant
13 20 (2.90%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (5.07%) .NET
2 29 (4.20%) XML
3 17 (2.46%) AngularJS
3 17 (2.46%) Flash
3 17 (2.46%) Ruby on Rails
4 11 (1.59%) Web Services
5 9 (1.30%) HTML
6 8 (1.16%) JSON
7 7 (1.01%) Ember.js
7 7 (1.01%) React
7 7 (1.01%) SAP Fiori
8 6 (0.87%) EDI
8 6 (0.87%) Middleware
9 4 (0.58%) .NET Framework
9 4 (0.58%) CSS
9 4 (0.58%) XML Schema
10 3 (0.43%) ASP.NET
10 3 (0.43%) FpML
10 3 (0.43%) jQuery
10 3 (0.43%) SAP CO-PA
Miscellaneous
1 130 (18.84%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (8.99%) Derivative
3 45 (6.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 36 (5.22%) Management Information System
5 35 (5.07%) Fixed Income
6 27 (3.91%) Credit Derivative
6 27 (3.91%) Equities
7 26 (3.77%) User Experience
8 12 (1.74%) Fintech
9 11 (1.59%) Data Structures
10 9 (1.30%) Greenfield Project
10 9 (1.30%) OTC Derivatives
11 8 (1.16%) Data Centre
12 6 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (0.87%) Hedge funds
13 4 (0.58%) Credit Risk
13 4 (0.58%) FMCG
13 4 (0.58%) Mobile App
13 4 (0.58%) PMI
14 3 (0.43%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 9 (1.30%) Linux
1 9 (1.30%) Windows
2 6 (0.87%) Unix
3 4 (0.58%) Android
3 4 (0.58%) Apple iOS
3 4 (0.58%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (30.58%) Business Analysis
2 131 (18.99%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (15.07%) User Acceptance Testing
4 102 (14.78%) Project Management
5 100 (14.49%) Stakeholder Management
6 91 (13.19%) Mentoring
7 66 (9.57%) ITIL
8 60 (8.70%) IT Strategy
9 58 (8.41%) Change Management
10 57 (8.26%) Continuous Improvement
11 53 (7.68%) Risk Management
12 52 (7.54%) PRINCE2
13 50 (7.25%) Business Intelligence
14 49 (7.10%) Data Modelling
14 49 (7.10%) Use Case
15 48 (6.96%) SDLC
16 47 (6.81%) Enterprise Architecture
17 45 (6.52%) Business Process Analysis
18 44 (6.38%) Coaching
19 43 (6.23%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 56 (8.12%) SQL
2 26 (3.77%) Java
3 25 (3.62%) JavaScript
4 20 (2.90%) C#
5 17 (2.46%) Perl
5 17 (2.46%) PHP
5 17 (2.46%) Ruby
6 13 (1.88%) C
7 10 (1.45%) ABAP
8 6 (0.87%) Python
9 4 (0.58%) PL/SQL
9 4 (0.58%) VB
10 2 (0.29%) R
10 2 (0.29%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.14%) X++
Qualifications
1 83 (12.03%) Degree
2 25 (3.62%) ISEB
3 18 (2.61%) CISM
4 15 (2.17%) CISSP
5 14 (2.03%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (1.88%) CCNA
6 13 (1.88%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (1.45%) CISA
7 10 (1.45%) Security Cleared
8 9 (1.30%) CCNP
8 9 (1.30%) PMI Certification
9 7 (1.01%) ACCA
9 7 (1.01%) SC Cleared
10 6 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 6 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (0.72%) CCA
11 5 (0.72%) CREST Certified
11 5 (0.72%) PMP
12 4 (0.58%) BPSS Clearance
12 4 (0.58%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (5.07%) QA
2 28 (4.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (3.91%) MiFID
4 25 (3.62%) PCI DSS
5 15 (2.17%) SLA
6 10 (1.45%) GDPR
7 9 (1.30%) Data Quality
8 7 (1.01%) COBIT
8 7 (1.01%) PMO
9 6 (0.87%) PMBOK
10 5 (0.72%) FATCA
10 5 (0.72%) ISO 9001
11 4 (0.58%) EMIR
12 1 (0.14%) AIFMD
12 1 (0.14%) COSO
12 1 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials
12 1 (0.14%) FINRA
12 1 (0.14%) PA-DSS
12 1 (0.14%) Solvency II
12 1 (0.14%) UCITS
System Software
1 11 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (1.30%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.43%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.43%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.29%) Puppet
4 1 (0.14%) Nessus
4 1 (0.14%) RSA Archer
4 1 (0.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 111 (16.09%) Microsoft
2 98 (14.20%) SAP
3 45 (6.52%) Oracle
4 24 (3.48%) Murex
5 20 (2.90%) Cisco
6 18 (2.61%) ServiceNow
7 15 (2.17%) CheckPoint
8 11 (1.59%) VMware
9 10 (1.45%) F5
10 9 (1.30%) Brocade
11 7 (1.01%) Juniper
12 6 (0.87%) Palo Alto
13 5 (0.72%) IBM
14 4 (0.58%) JD Edwards
14 4 (0.58%) PeopleSoft
14 4 (0.58%) Planview
14 4 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
15 3 (0.43%) Apple
15 3 (0.43%) EMC
15 3 (0.43%) Remedy
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Life, Health and 25 days
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 7 hours ago
Watford
Mint
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Modis International
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 - £85,000 + Car Allowance + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
England
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 8 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £32000 per annum + 25 days, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
South West London
Home Office
Salary: £100,000 per annum - circa £100K plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TDA Group
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £68,000 - £110,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
193 Marsh Wall, London
Broadridge Financial Solutions
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £35000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum +
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £33000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Stott & May
Salary: £60000 - £73000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Charlwood, Surrey
Capgemini UK
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
EXCELerate
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
England
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
England
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago