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 3 months to 28 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Actionable Recommendations
UK
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 837 909 937
Rank change year-on-year +72 +28  
Permanent jobs citing Actionable Recommendations 21 9 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.009% 0.034%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.21% 0.069% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 25
Median salary £28,000 £60,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -53.33% +41.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,082 £48,000 £30,911
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £72,000 £66,500
UK excluding London median 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 10038 12957 13717
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 11.81% 13.00% 12.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7731 10328 10752
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,875 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.50% +5.88%  

Actionable Recommendations
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Actionable Recommendations as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

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 3 months to 28 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Actionable Recommendations in the UK

Actionable Recommendations
Top 15 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 3 months to 28 May 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 +87 21 £28,000 -53.33% 1
London +54 10 £31,500 -47.50%
West Midlands - 7 £21,082 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 7 £21,082 -
Staffordshire - 7 £21,082 -
South East - 2 £27,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £37,500 -
North West - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 £27,500 -
Derby - 1 £37,500 -
Oxford - 1 - -
Derbyshire - 1 £37,500 -
Manchester - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £27,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 26 (81.25%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (53.13%) Analytics
3 16 (50.00%) SQL
4 13 (40.63%) Data Management
5 9 (28.13%) Degree
6 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Excel
6 7 (21.88%) CRM
6 7 (21.88%) SAS
6 7 (21.88%) Data Analysis
6 7 (21.88%) Time Management
7 6 (18.75%) Marketing
7 6 (18.75%) Legal
8 5 (15.63%) Finance
8 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (15.63%) VBA
8 5 (15.63%) Visualisation
8 5 (15.63%) Tableau
9 4 (12.50%) Market Research
9 4 (12.50%) Bengali Language
9 4 (12.50%) French Language
9 4 (12.50%) German Language
9 4 (12.50%) Hindi Language
9 4 (12.50%) Turkish Language
9 4 (12.50%) Urdu Language
9 4 (12.50%) Supply Chain Management
9 4 (12.50%) Postgraduate
9 4 (12.50%) Python
9 4 (12.50%) Law
9 4 (12.50%) PLM
9 4 (12.50%) PDM

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 7 (21.88%) SAS
2 2 (6.25%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.13%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (3.13%) SPSS
4 1 (3.13%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.13%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.13%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (3.13%) AdWords
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) Hadoop
1 3 (9.38%) MySQL
1 3 (9.38%) QlikView
2 2 (6.25%) Power BI
2 2 (6.25%) Spotfire
3 1 (3.13%) Data Lake
3 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.13%) DB2
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.13%) SAP BW
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (18.75%) Legal
1 6 (18.75%) Marketing
2 5 (15.63%) Finance
3 4 (12.50%) Bengali Language
3 4 (12.50%) French Language
3 4 (12.50%) German Language
3 4 (12.50%) Hindi Language
3 4 (12.50%) Law
3 4 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 4 (12.50%) Turkish Language
3 4 (12.50%) Urdu Language
4 3 (9.38%) Retail
5 2 (6.25%) Banking
5 2 (6.25%) Private Banking
5 2 (6.25%) Retail Banking
6 1 (3.13%) Advertising
6 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Coordinator
2 7 (21.88%) Data Coordinator
3 6 (18.75%) Consultant
4 5 (15.63%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (12.50%) Research Manager
6 3 (9.38%) Data Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Data Scientist
7 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Junior
7 2 (6.25%) Junior Data Scientist
7 2 (6.25%) SAS Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) SAS Data Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Support Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Campaign Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Data Governance Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Digital Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Digital Marketing Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (6.25%) Pandas
2 2 (6.25%) SciPy
3 1 (3.13%) .NET
3 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (81.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Social Media
3 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.13%) EPoS
3 1 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (3.13%) User Experience
3 1 (3.13%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
1 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Analytics
2 13 (40.63%) Data Management
3 7 (21.88%) CRM
3 7 (21.88%) Data Analysis
3 7 (21.88%) Time Management
4 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (15.63%) Visualisation
5 4 (12.50%) Market Research
5 4 (12.50%) PDM
5 4 (12.50%) PLM
5 4 (12.50%) Supply Chain Management
6 3 (9.38%) Machine Learning
6 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
6 3 (9.38%) Statistics
7 2 (6.25%) Actionable Insight
7 2 (6.25%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 2 (6.25%) Business Analytics
7 2 (6.25%) Compliance Management
7 2 (6.25%) Digital Analytics
7 2 (6.25%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (15.63%) VBA
3 4 (12.50%) Python
4 2 (6.25%) C#
4 2 (6.25%) Java
4 2 (6.25%) R
5 1 (3.13%) C
5 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.13%) MATLAB
5 1 (3.13%) Ruby
5 1 (3.13%) Scala
5 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) Postgraduate
3 2 (6.25%) Master's Degree
3 2 (6.25%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (6.25%) PhD
4 1 (3.13%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Tableau
2 3 (9.38%) Google
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) Adobe
3 2 (6.25%) Lotus
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Teradata
4 1 (3.13%) SAP
4 1 (3.13%) Sybase
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