The table below looks at the statistics for Data Mining skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Mining over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Mining
Rank 94 98 79
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -19
Permanent jobs citing Data Mining 12 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.85% 0.34% 1.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.20% 1.06% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 9
Average salary £50,000 £70,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £49,200 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%
Data Mining
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
375 472 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.58% 32.51% 31.94%
Number of salaries quoted 284 350 252
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Data Mining
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Mining across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Data Mining Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Data Mining
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Mining across the Edinburgh region.

Data Mining Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Data Mining
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Mining across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Data Mining Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Data Mining also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Data Mining.

1 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 12 (85.71%) SAS
3 11 (78.57%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (71.43%) Business Objects
4 10 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (64.29%) Oracle
5 9 (64.29%) Finance
6 7 (50.00%) Oracle 11i
6 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (50.00%) QlikView
6 7 (50.00%) Oracle Database
6 7 (50.00%) ETL
6 7 (50.00%) PL/SQL
7 6 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (35.71%) Teradata
9 3 (21.43%) UML
9 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
9 3 (21.43%) ISEB
9 3 (21.43%) Banking
9 3 (21.43%) Basel II
9 3 (21.43%) Solvency II
9 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (14.29%) Marketing
10 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
10 2 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (7.14%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 1 (7.14%) Base SAS
11 1 (7.14%) SAS Enterprise Guide

Data Mining
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Data Mining also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Data Mining. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (85.71%) SAS
Business Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 7 (50.00%) QlikView
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (7.14%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (7.14%) Base SAS
4 1 (7.14%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Consultant
2 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 6 (42.86%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle BI Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) OBIEE Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) SAS Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Teradata Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Teradata Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.14%) IBM Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (50.00%) ETL
3 6 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (21.43%) UML
5 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Data Management
7 1 (7.14%) Pay per click
7 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (7.14%) Analytics
7 1 (7.14%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.14%) REXX
3 1 (7.14%) JCL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) Basel II
1 3 (21.43%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Business Objects
2 9 (64.29%) Oracle
3 5 (35.71%) Teradata
4 1 (7.14%) Hyland
4 1 (7.14%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) CA