Period
to 18 September 2020

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 18 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Actionable Recommendations
UK
6 months to
18 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 684 1023 1151
Rank change year-on-year +339 +128 +25
Permanent jobs citing Actionable Recommendations 10 72 40
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.051% 0.024%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.17% 0.38% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 10 53 16
Median annual salary £85,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +70.00% - +25.00%
10th Percentile £44,000 £38,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,250 £78,250 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary - £45,000 £45,000

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 with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 6,050 18,804 22,132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.97% 13.28% 13.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4,673 13,877 16,808
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.88%

Actionable Recommendations
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Actionable Recommendations in the UK

Actionable Recommendations
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Actionable Recommendations.

Salary trend for Actionable Recommendations in the UK

Actionable Recommendations
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Actionable Recommendations over the 6 months to 18 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Actionable Recommendations in the UK

Actionable Recommendations
Top 2 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 18 September 2020. 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 +296 10 £85,000 +70.00% 1
London +212 10 £85,000 +54.55% 1

For the 6 months to 18 September 2020, 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 with a requirement for Actionable Recommendations.

1 10 (100.00%) Actionable Insight
2 9 (90.00%) Decision-Making
2 9 (90.00%) Marketing
3 8 (80.00%) CRM
4 7 (70.00%) Games
4 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (60.00%) C
5 6 (60.00%) Internet
5 6 (60.00%) Online Games
5 6 (60.00%) Data Science
5 6 (60.00%) Lean Software Development
5 6 (60.00%) User Stories
5 6 (60.00%) Single Customer View
5 6 (60.00%) Personalization
6 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (30.00%) SQL
7 3 (30.00%) Data-Driven Decision Making
8 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (20.00%) Data Strategy
8 2 (20.00%) Line Management
8 2 (20.00%) Python
8 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
8 2 (20.00%) SAS
8 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
8 2 (20.00%) Machine Learning
8 2 (20.00%) R
9 1 (10.00%) Tableau
9 1 (10.00%) Marketing Strategy
9 1 (10.00%) Product Management

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 2 (20.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 9 (90.00%) Marketing
2 7 (70.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Product Manager
2 6 (60.00%) CRM Manager
2 6 (60.00%) Data Manager
3 3 (30.00%) Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Data Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Data Insight Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Insight Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Insight Data Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Machine Learning Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Insight Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Tableau Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Online Games
2 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Actionable Insight
2 9 (90.00%) Decision-Making
3 8 (80.00%) CRM
4 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (60.00%) Data Science
5 6 (60.00%) Lean Software Development
5 6 (60.00%) Personalization
5 6 (60.00%) Single Customer View
5 6 (60.00%) User Stories
6 3 (30.00%) Data-Driven Decision Making
7 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
7 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
7 2 (20.00%) Data Strategy
7 2 (20.00%) Line Management
7 2 (20.00%) Machine Learning
7 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (10.00%) Economics
8 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
8 1 (10.00%) Product Management
8 1 (10.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Tableau