The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Mining
Rank 109 75 89
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +14
Permanent jobs citing Data Mining 1 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.060% 1.37% 0.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.23% 3.99% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 7
Average salary - £49,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
444 376 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.78% 34.24% 33.24%
Number of salaries quoted 321 237 377
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Data Mining
Scotland

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (77.78%) SAS
2 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) Banking
3 5 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (44.44%) UML
4 4 (44.44%) ISEB
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) Business Objects
4 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (44.44%) Basel II
4 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
4 4 (44.44%) Solvency II
5 3 (33.33%) Analytics
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle
6 2 (22.22%) .NET
6 2 (22.22%) R
6 2 (22.22%) Data Integration
6 2 (22.22%) Predictive Analytics
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (11.11%) jQuery
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (11.11%) Base SAS
7 1 (11.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (11.11%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (11.11%) Data Conversion
7 1 (11.11%) InfoPath
7 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services

Data Mining
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (77.78%) SAS
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) InfoPath
1 1 (11.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (11.11%) Base SAS
2 1 (11.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (11.11%) SAS Enterprise Miner
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Technical Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Business Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Technical Business Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle BI Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Senior SAS Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) OBIEE Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Developer
5 1 (11.11%) SAS Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Systems Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Integration
2 1 (11.11%) Data Conversion
2 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (44.44%) UML
2 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Predictive Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Business Development
5 1 (11.11%) Predictive Modelling
5 1 (11.11%) Information Management
5 1 (11.11%) Data Governance
5 1 (11.11%) Customer Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Data Management
5 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) R
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) Basel II
1 4 (44.44%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Business Objects
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle