Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Actionable Recommendations skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Actionable Recommendations over the 6 months to 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Actionable Recommendations
UK > England
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1061 1089 1167
Rank change year-on-year +28 +78 +67
Permanent jobs citing Actionable Recommendations 42 85 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.028% 0.051% 0.018%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.21% 0.40% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 21 67 14
England median annual salary £50,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% -12.50% -15.79%
10th Percentile £35,000 £26,750 £29,675
90th Percentile £62,500 £75,000 £59,250
UK median annual salary £48,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +38.57% -6.67% -21.05%

Actionable Recommendations is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 20,217 21,255 22,229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 13.68% 12.66% 12.81%
Number of salaries quoted 15,126 16,172 17,721
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

Actionable Recommendations
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Actionable Recommendations as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Actionable Recommendations in England

Actionable Recommendations
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Actionable Recommendations in England.

Salary trend for Actionable Recommendations in England

Actionable Recommendations
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Actionable Recommendations in England over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Actionable Recommendations in England

Actionable Recommendations
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Actionable Recommendations within the England region over the 6 months to 18 December 2018. 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
London +10 25 £50,000 +33.33% 4
North West +31 7 £32,500 -45.83% 4
North of England +30 7 £32,500 -45.83% 6
East of England - 5 - -
South West +19 3 £40,000 +14.29%
East Midlands +31 2 £61,250 +75.00%
Midlands +25 2 £61,250 +190.54%
Actionable Recommendations
UK

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT jobs citing Actionable Recommendations also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Actionable Recommendations.

1 42 (100.00%) Actionable Insight
2 24 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (52.38%) SQL
4 21 (50.00%) Python
5 20 (47.62%) R
6 18 (42.86%) Analytics
7 17 (40.48%) Data Modelling
8 16 (38.10%) Data-Driven Decision Making
9 14 (33.33%) Data Science
9 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (30.95%) Machine Learning
10 13 (30.95%) Visualisation
11 12 (28.57%) Decision Tree
11 12 (28.57%) Degree
12 11 (26.19%) Cluster Analysis
12 11 (26.19%) WorldPay
12 11 (26.19%) Customer Analysis
12 11 (26.19%) Tableau
12 11 (26.19%) Propensity Modelling
13 10 (23.81%) Finance
14 9 (21.43%) SAS
14 9 (21.43%) Marketing
15 8 (19.05%) Google
15 8 (19.05%) BusinessObjects
15 8 (19.05%) Mentoring
16 7 (16.67%) Statistical Modelling
16 7 (16.67%) SPSS
16 7 (16.67%) QA
16 7 (16.67%) Google Analytics
16 7 (16.67%) Decision-Making

Actionable Recommendations
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (21.43%) SAS
2 1 (2.38%) Marvel
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) SPSS
2 1 (2.38%) InVision
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.67%) Google Analytics
2 5 (11.90%) Adobe Analytics
3 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.38%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (14.29%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.38%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (2.38%) Big Data
3 1 (2.38%) BigQuery
3 1 (2.38%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.38%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (2.38%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 10 (23.81%) Finance
2 9 (21.43%) Marketing
3 6 (14.29%) Retail
4 5 (11.90%) Banking
4 5 (11.90%) Retail Banking
5 2 (4.76%) Advertising
6 1 (2.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) Analyst
2 12 (28.57%) Data Scientist
3 7 (16.67%) Data Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Customer Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Financial Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Head of Technology
5 4 (9.52%) Service Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Designer
6 3 (7.14%) Insight Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) UX Designer
7 2 (4.76%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Product Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Product Owner
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Manager
8 1 (2.38%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.38%) Technical Leader
8 1 (2.38%) Technical Team Leader
8 1 (2.38%) UI Designer
8 1 (2.38%) User Experience Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) CSS
1 1 (2.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.90%) User Experience
3 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.76%) Public Cloud
4 2 (4.76%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.38%) Fintech
5 1 (2.38%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) Actionable Insight
2 18 (42.86%) Analytics
3 17 (40.48%) Data Modelling
4 16 (38.10%) Data-Driven Decision Making
5 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (33.33%) Data Science
6 13 (30.95%) Machine Learning
6 13 (30.95%) Visualisation
7 12 (28.57%) Decision Tree
8 11 (26.19%) Cluster Analysis
8 11 (26.19%) Customer Analysis
8 11 (26.19%) Propensity Modelling
9 8 (19.05%) Mentoring
10 7 (16.67%) Decision-Making
10 7 (16.67%) Statistical Modelling
11 6 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (14.29%) Data Analysis
11 6 (14.29%) Strategic Thinking
12 5 (11.90%) Customer Segmentation
12 5 (11.90%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 22 (52.38%) SQL
2 21 (50.00%) Python
3 20 (47.62%) R
4 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.76%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.38%) Java
5 1 (2.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Tableau
1 11 (26.19%) WorldPay
2 8 (19.05%) Google
3 6 (14.29%) Adobe
3 6 (14.29%) MicroStrategy
4 5 (11.90%) Alteryx
5 1 (2.38%) ClickTale
5 1 (2.38%) Hotjar
5 1 (2.38%) Maxymiser
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.38%) Optimizely