Period
to 27 July 2017

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 6 months to 27 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GAP Analysis
UK
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 560 582 587
Rank change year-on-year +22 +5 +54
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 818 874 961
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.46% 0.43% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.49% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 481 610 778
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% -4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £31,250 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £86,375 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 159315 179402 194036
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.79% 88.92% 87.89%
Number of salaries quoted 127466 149334 157691
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,229 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.67% +1.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

GAP Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Salary histogram for GAP Analysis in the UK

GAP Analysis
Top 15 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 6 months to 27 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +44 775 £52,500 -4.55% 47
UK excluding London +35 427 £50,000 +5.26% 30
London +46 343 £60,000 -7.69% 17
South East +63 126 £49,000 -8.84% 10
Midlands +18 85 £52,500 +5.00% 6
East of England +41 76 £55,000 +22.22% 3
West Midlands +13 66 £55,000 +10.00% 3
North of England -29 66 £47,500 +21.79% 7
South West +29 49 £45,000 +5.88% 2
North West -49 34 £50,000 +31.58% 6
Yorkshire +26 32 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Scotland +7 23 £70,000 +43.59% 1
East Midlands +25 19 £40,000 -20.40% 3
Isle of Man - 3 - -
Wales +4 1 £35,500 -5.33% 1

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 327 (39.98%) Finance
2 193 (23.59%) Business Analysis
3 189 (23.11%) SAP
4 177 (21.64%) Analytical Skills
5 143 (17.48%) Agile Software Development
6 140 (17.11%) Project Management
7 135 (16.50%) Microsoft
8 132 (16.14%) User Acceptance Testing
9 128 (15.65%) Degree
10 107 (13.08%) Banking
11 106 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
12 90 (11.00%) Retail
13 88 (10.76%) ERP
14 82 (10.02%) Continuous Improvement
15 78 (9.54%) SAP FI
16 77 (9.41%) Manufacturing
16 77 (9.41%) Derivative
17 75 (9.17%) System Testing
17 75 (9.17%) Migration
18 74 (9.05%) SAP FI/CO
18 74 (9.05%) SAP CO
19 71 (8.68%) Risk Management
20 68 (8.31%) Information Security
21 66 (8.07%) Mentoring
22 64 (7.82%) General Ledger
23 63 (7.70%) Change Management
24 62 (7.58%) Oracle
25 61 (7.46%) MS Visio
26 59 (7.21%) Customer Requirements
27 58 (7.09%) Business Process Analysis

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 14 (1.71%) SharePoint
2 7 (0.86%) IIS
3 6 (0.73%) Oracle UPK
4 5 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.24%) Confluence
7 2 (0.24%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.12%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.12%) JBoss
8 1 (0.12%) WebLogic
Applications
1 61 (7.46%) MS Visio
2 38 (4.65%) Microsoft Office
3 34 (4.16%) Microsoft Excel
4 21 (2.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 19 (2.32%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.37%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 78 (9.54%) SAP FI
2 74 (9.05%) SAP CO
2 74 (9.05%) SAP FI/CO
3 54 (6.60%) Dynamics AX
4 38 (4.65%) Oracle EBS
5 35 (4.28%) Oracle EBS R12
6 33 (4.03%) SAP SD
7 30 (3.67%) SAP S/4HANA
8 28 (3.42%) Dynamics CRM
9 22 (2.69%) SAP BPC
10 18 (2.20%) SAP MM
11 17 (2.08%) Oracle ERP
12 15 (1.83%) Oracle Payables
13 14 (1.71%) Oracle Assets
13 14 (1.71%) SAP PLM
13 14 (1.71%) SAP VC
14 13 (1.59%) Dynamics NAV
15 12 (1.47%) SAP PM
16 9 (1.10%) Oracle Cash Management
16 9 (1.10%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.96%) SaaS
2 14 (1.71%) Dynamics 365
3 12 (1.47%) PaaS
4 10 (1.22%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 10 (1.22%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 8 (0.98%) Force.com
5 8 (0.98%) SuccessFactors
6 6 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (0.73%) Office 365
7 4 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (0.37%) CloudSense
9 2 (0.24%) Lucidchart
10 1 (0.12%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.32%) Internet
2 16 (1.96%) Firewall
3 7 (0.86%) Network Security
4 6 (0.73%) LAN
4 6 (0.73%) WAN
4 6 (0.73%) WLAN
5 4 (0.49%) SSL
6 3 (0.37%) BGP
6 3 (0.37%) EIGRP
6 3 (0.37%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (0.37%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (0.37%) IP Telephony
6 3 (0.37%) IPsec
6 3 (0.37%) OSPF
6 3 (0.37%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (0.37%) SAN
6 3 (0.37%) SMS
6 3 (0.37%) Unified Communications
6 3 (0.37%) VoIP
6 3 (0.37%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (5.26%) SAP HANA
2 32 (3.91%) SQL Server
3 21 (2.57%) Oracle BI EE
4 12 (1.47%) SAP BW
5 9 (1.10%) Big Data
5 9 (1.10%) Data Mining
6 8 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
6 8 (0.98%) Hadoop
7 7 (0.86%) Relational Database
7 7 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (0.73%) Power BI
9 5 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (0.37%) Adabas
11 3 (0.37%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 3 (0.37%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 3 (0.37%) GIS
11 3 (0.37%) Maltego
Development Applications
1 12 (1.47%) JIRA
2 8 (0.98%) Visual Studio
3 6 (0.73%) PeopleTools
4 5 (0.61%) JUnit
5 4 (0.49%) Bugzilla
5 4 (0.49%) Cucumber
5 4 (0.49%) FitNesse
5 4 (0.49%) HP UFT
5 4 (0.49%) LoadRunner
5 4 (0.49%) NuGet
5 4 (0.49%) NUnit
5 4 (0.49%) Selenium
5 4 (0.49%) Selenium IDE
5 4 (0.49%) SpecFlow
5 4 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.49%) TestNG
5 4 (0.49%) WebDriver
5 4 (0.49%) WinRunner
6 3 (0.37%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (0.12%) MorphX
General
1 327 (39.98%) Finance
2 107 (13.08%) Banking
3 90 (11.00%) Retail
4 77 (9.41%) Manufacturing
5 64 (7.82%) General Ledger
6 54 (6.60%) Investment Banking
7 33 (4.03%) Billing
7 33 (4.03%) Front Office
8 21 (2.57%) Telecoms
9 20 (2.44%) Marketing
10 19 (2.32%) Legal
11 18 (2.20%) Advertising
12 17 (2.08%) Back Office
13 16 (1.96%) Retail Banking
14 14 (1.71%) Publishing
15 13 (1.59%) Automotive
16 7 (0.86%) Law
17 3 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
18 2 (0.24%) Aerospace
18 2 (0.24%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 345 (42.18%) Analyst
2 293 (35.82%) Business Analyst
3 263 (32.15%) Consultant
4 107 (13.08%) SAP Consultant
5 61 (7.46%) Architect
6 49 (5.99%) Banking Analyst
7 47 (5.75%) Business Consultant
8 44 (5.38%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 39 (4.77%) Senior Analyst
10 38 (4.65%) Senior Business Analyst
11 37 (4.52%) Functional Consultant
12 36 (4.40%) Oracle Consultant
13 32 (3.91%) Solutions Architect
14 25 (3.06%) IT Analyst
14 25 (3.06%) Murex Analyst
14 25 (3.06%) Murex Business Analyst
14 25 (3.06%) Murex Consultant
15 24 (2.93%) Dynamics AX Consultant
16 23 (2.81%) MiFID Business Analyst
16 23 (2.81%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (2.69%) .NET
1 22 (2.69%) SAP CO-PA
2 17 (2.08%) XML
3 15 (1.83%) Web Services
4 13 (1.59%) HTML
5 10 (1.22%) SAP Fiori
6 7 (0.86%) .NET Framework
6 7 (0.86%) CSS
7 5 (0.61%) COM
7 5 (0.61%) EDI
7 5 (0.61%) JSON
8 4 (0.49%) AngularJS
8 4 (0.49%) ASP.NET
8 4 (0.49%) Flash
8 4 (0.49%) jQuery
8 4 (0.49%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (0.49%) XML Schema
9 3 (0.37%) REST
10 2 (0.24%) Oracle Fusion
10 2 (0.24%) SAP Core Interface
Miscellaneous
1 177 (21.64%) Analytical Skills
2 77 (9.41%) Derivative
3 51 (6.23%) Management Information System
4 50 (6.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 40 (4.89%) Fixed Income
6 38 (4.65%) Equities
7 31 (3.79%) Credit Derivative
8 30 (3.67%) NHS
9 26 (3.18%) Virtual Team
10 18 (2.20%) Life Science
11 12 (1.47%) FMCG
11 12 (1.47%) User Experience
12 11 (1.34%) Fintech
12 11 (1.34%) Hybrid Cloud
13 10 (1.22%) Data Structures
13 10 (1.22%) EPoS
13 10 (1.22%) Social Media
14 9 (1.10%) Data Protection Act
15 8 (0.98%) Greenfield Project
15 8 (0.98%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 17 (2.08%) Windows
2 10 (1.22%) Windows Server
3 8 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (0.49%) Android
4 4 (0.49%) Apple iOS
4 4 (0.49%) Linux
5 3 (0.37%) Mac OS
5 3 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (23.59%) Business Analysis
2 143 (17.48%) Agile Software Development
3 140 (17.11%) Project Management
4 132 (16.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 106 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
6 88 (10.76%) ERP
7 82 (10.02%) Continuous Improvement
8 75 (9.17%) Migration
8 75 (9.17%) System Testing
9 71 (8.68%) Risk Management
10 68 (8.31%) Information Security
11 66 (8.07%) Mentoring
12 63 (7.70%) Change Management
13 59 (7.21%) Customer Requirements
14 58 (7.09%) Business Process Analysis
15 57 (6.97%) SDLC
16 53 (6.48%) CRM
17 49 (5.99%) Use Case
18 48 (5.87%) Data Migration
18 48 (5.87%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 54 (6.60%) SQL
2 18 (2.20%) C
3 17 (2.08%) ABAP
4 14 (1.71%) JavaScript
5 8 (0.98%) C#
5 8 (0.98%) Java
6 7 (0.86%) Python
7 5 (0.61%) PHP
8 4 (0.49%) Perl
8 4 (0.49%) Ruby
8 4 (0.49%) VB
9 3 (0.37%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.12%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.12%) VBA
10 1 (0.12%) X++
Qualifications
1 128 (15.65%) Degree
2 35 (4.28%) Security Cleared
3 29 (3.55%) CISM
4 23 (2.81%) CISSP
5 22 (2.69%) SC Cleared
6 16 (1.96%) ISEB
7 15 (1.83%) CISA
8 12 (1.47%) Master's Degree
9 8 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (0.86%) CCNA
10 7 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (0.73%) ACCA
11 6 (0.73%) MBA
12 5 (0.61%) CREST Certified
12 5 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.61%) PMI Certification
13 4 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
13 4 (0.49%) SSCP
14 3 (0.37%) CCDA
14 3 (0.37%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (4.77%) QA
2 38 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 38 (4.65%) MiFID
3 37 (4.52%) GDPR
4 32 (3.91%) PCI DSS
5 19 (2.32%) Data Quality
6 18 (2.20%) GxP
7 10 (1.22%) SLA
8 5 (0.61%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.61%) PMO
9 4 (0.49%) COBIT
9 4 (0.49%) Solvency II
10 2 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials
10 2 (0.24%) EMIR
10 2 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 2 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 2 (0.24%) PMBOK
11 1 (0.12%) FINRA
11 1 (0.12%) NIST 800
11 1 (0.12%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 4 (0.49%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.37%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.12%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.37%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 2 (0.24%) Puppet
4 1 (0.12%) RSA Archer
4 1 (0.12%) SafeCom
4 1 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.12%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 189 (23.11%) SAP
2 135 (16.50%) Microsoft
3 62 (7.58%) Oracle
4 25 (3.06%) Murex
5 14 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
6 12 (1.47%) Cognizant
7 11 (1.34%) ServiceNow
8 10 (1.22%) Siebel
9 9 (1.10%) PeopleSoft
9 9 (1.10%) Workday
10 7 (0.86%) Cisco
11 6 (0.73%) CA
11 6 (0.73%) Calypso
12 5 (0.61%) JD Edwards
13 4 (0.49%) Planview
13 4 (0.49%) TOWER Software
14 3 (0.37%) Atlassian
14 3 (0.37%) Brocade
14 3 (0.37%) CheckPoint
14 3 (0.37%) VMware
South East
Schroders plc
Posted: 6 hours ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
I3
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per day, Benefits bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 16 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per day, Benefits bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per day, Benefits bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 16 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
networx
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
England
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health, Life Ass and 25 d
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Adteq
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum to £42000 plus great benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Adteq
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum to £42000 plus great benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Lithium3 Technology Recruitment Limited
Salary: 100% Negotiable / Blue-chip
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Amicus Recruitment Limited
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health, Life Ass and 25 d
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford
Mint
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Portsmouth Hospitals
Salary: From £47,092 to £58,217 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
North West London
Profile 29 Limited
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum (neg.) + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
England
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000-85,000k
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Edenhouse Solutions ltd
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Edenhouse Solutions ltd
Posted: 13 days ago