Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Decision Quality skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Decision Quality over the 6 months to 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Decision Quality
UK
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1123 1195 1187
Rank change year-on-year +72 -8 +59
Permanent jobs citing Decision Quality 2 6 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.003% 0.012%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.001% 0.004% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 23
UK median annual salary £102,500 £35,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +192.86% -56.25% -20.00%
10th Percentile £84,500 £32,500 £39,250
90th Percentile £120,500 £37,500 £144,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £80,000 £35,000 £50,750
% change year-on-year +128.57% -31.03% -40.29%

Decision Quality is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 144,874 163,724 169,145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.60% 91.89% 91.31%
Number of salaries quoted 114,516 130,082 140,302
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +2.11%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £27,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -

Decision Quality
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Decision Quality as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Decision Quality in the UK

Decision Quality
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Decision Quality in the UK

Decision Quality
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Decision Quality over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Decision Quality in the UK

Decision Quality
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Decision Quality within the UK over the 6 months to 16 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
England +76 2 £102,500 +192.86%
UK excluding London +51 1 £80,000 +128.57%
North of England - 1 £80,000 -
London - 1 £125,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £80,000 -

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT jobs citing Decision Quality 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 Decision Quality.

1 2 (100.00%) Decision-Making
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) PMI
2 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) CFA
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (50.00%) Wealth Management
2 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (50.00%) R
2 1 (50.00%) REST

Decision Quality
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 1 (50.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon Kinesis
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (50.00%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) Sqoop
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Management Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Principal Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) Kafka
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Native
1 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Cloud
1 1 (50.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Decision-Making
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Data Science
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) R
1 1 (50.00%) Scala
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CFA
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Oozie