Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Actionable Recommendations
UK
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1148 1263 1265
Rank change year-on-year +115 +2 +25
Permanent jobs citing Actionable Recommendations 44 18 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.009% 0.024%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.20% 0.068% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 31 5 38
UK median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% -2.70% +8.82%
10th Percentile £20,622 £36,500 £30,875
90th Percentile £62,500 £68,000 £66,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £21,082 - £33,639

Actionable Recommendations is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 21702 26655 28402
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.16% 13.15% 12.81%
Number of salaries quoted 16422 21129 22203
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.18% +6.25% -

Actionable Recommendations
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Actionable Recommendations in the UK

Actionable Recommendations
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Actionable Recommendations in the UK

Actionable Recommendations
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Actionable Recommendations over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Actionable Recommendations in the UK

Actionable Recommendations
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Actionable Recommendations within the UK over the 6 months to 21 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 +110 44 £37,500 -16.67% 6
London +73 24 £40,000 -11.11% 4
UK excluding London +100 20 £21,082 - 2
Midlands - 8 £21,082 -
South East +90 7 £27,500 - 1
West Midlands - 7 £21,082 -
North of England - 5 £26,500 -
North West - 4 £26,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, IT jobs citing Actionable Recommendations 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 Actionable Recommendations.

1 36 (81.82%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (63.64%) Analytics
3 24 (54.55%) SQL
4 18 (40.91%) Marketing
5 17 (38.64%) Degree
6 16 (36.36%) Python
7 15 (34.09%) Microsoft Excel
8 13 (29.55%) Data Management
9 12 (27.27%) R
10 11 (25.00%) SAS
11 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
11 9 (20.45%) Digital Marketing
11 9 (20.45%) Machine Learning
12 8 (18.18%) Data Analysis
12 8 (18.18%) Mathematics
12 8 (18.18%) Advertising
13 7 (15.91%) Postgraduate
13 7 (15.91%) CRM
13 7 (15.91%) VBA
13 7 (15.91%) Time Management
13 7 (15.91%) French Language
13 7 (15.91%) German Language
13 7 (15.91%) Visualisation
13 7 (15.91%) Digital Media
13 7 (15.91%) Data Analytics
14 6 (13.64%) Experimental Design
14 6 (13.64%) Statistics
14 6 (13.64%) Economics
15 5 (11.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
15 5 (11.36%) Finance

Actionable Recommendations
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 11 (25.00%) SAS
2 5 (11.36%) Apache Spark
3 2 (4.55%) Jupyter
4 1 (2.27%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 15 (34.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (11.36%) SPSS
3 1 (2.27%) EViews
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.27%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) AdWords
2 1 (2.27%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) Big Data
2 4 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 3 (6.82%) Apache Hive
3 3 (6.82%) BigQuery
3 3 (6.82%) MySQL
4 2 (4.55%) Data Mining
4 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.55%) Power BI
4 2 (4.55%) QlikView
5 1 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.27%) Data Lake
5 1 (2.27%) DB2
5 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.27%) SAP BW
5 1 (2.27%) Spotfire
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 18 (40.91%) Marketing
2 8 (18.18%) Advertising
3 7 (15.91%) French Language
3 7 (15.91%) German Language
4 5 (11.36%) Finance
5 4 (9.09%) Bengali Language
5 4 (9.09%) Hindi Language
5 4 (9.09%) Law
5 4 (9.09%) Legal
5 4 (9.09%) Manufacturing
5 4 (9.09%) Turkish Language
5 4 (9.09%) Urdu Language
6 3 (6.82%) Brand Awareness
7 2 (4.55%) Retail
8 1 (2.27%) Back Office
8 1 (2.27%) Banking
8 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
8 1 (2.27%) Private Banking
8 1 (2.27%) Retail Banking
8 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (22.73%) Consultant
2 8 (18.18%) Analyst
3 7 (15.91%) Coordinator
3 7 (15.91%) Data Coordinator
3 7 (15.91%) Data Scientist
4 6 (13.64%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (9.09%) Junior
5 4 (9.09%) Junior Data Scientist
5 4 (9.09%) Research Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Data Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) Digital Analytics Director
6 3 (6.82%) Digital Marketing Director
6 3 (6.82%) Marketing Director
7 2 (4.55%) Analytics Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Commercial Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Data Governance Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Digital Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Governance Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Report Manager
8 1 (2.27%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) Natural Language Processing
1 4 (9.09%) Web Services
2 3 (6.82%) Play Framework
3 2 (4.55%) Pandas
3 2 (4.55%) SciPy
4 1 (2.27%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 36 (81.82%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (15.91%) Digital Media
3 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.55%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.55%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (4.55%) Social Media
5 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.27%) EPoS
5 1 (2.27%) FMCG
5 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (63.64%) Analytics
2 13 (29.55%) Data Management
3 9 (20.45%) Digital Marketing
3 9 (20.45%) Machine Learning
4 8 (18.18%) Data Analysis
4 8 (18.18%) Mathematics
5 7 (15.91%) CRM
5 7 (15.91%) Data Analytics
5 7 (15.91%) Time Management
5 7 (15.91%) Visualisation
6 6 (13.64%) Economics
6 6 (13.64%) Experimental Design
6 6 (13.64%) Statistics
7 5 (11.36%) Global Marketing
8 4 (9.09%) Customer Analytics
8 4 (9.09%) Market Research
8 4 (9.09%) PDM
8 4 (9.09%) PLM
8 4 (9.09%) Psychology
8 4 (9.09%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (54.55%) SQL
2 16 (36.36%) Python
3 12 (27.27%) R
4 7 (15.91%) VBA
5 5 (11.36%) Scala
6 3 (6.82%) Java
7 2 (4.55%) MATLAB
7 2 (4.55%) Ruby
8 1 (2.27%) C#
8 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (38.64%) Degree
2 7 (15.91%) Postgraduate
3 4 (9.09%) Master's Degree
3 4 (9.09%) PhD
4 3 (6.82%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (2.27%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.36%) Tableau
3 3 (6.82%) Adobe
3 3 (6.82%) Google
4 1 (2.27%) Facebook
4 1 (2.27%) Lotus
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle
4 1 (2.27%) SAP
4 1 (2.27%) Sybase
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