The table below looks at the statistics for Data Mining skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Mining over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Mining
Rank 94 102 88
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Permanent jobs citing Data Mining 1 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.10% 0.41% 0.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.30% 1.01% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 4
Average salary - £37,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Data Mining
South East

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 Kent region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
338 497 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 35.32% 40.67% 27.83%
Number of salaries quoted 303 419 295
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +15.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

Data Mining
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Data Mining Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Data Mining
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Data Mining Salary Trend in Kent

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) Analytics
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) SAS
3 3 (60.00%) SPSS
3 3 (60.00%) Visualisation
3 3 (60.00%) R
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Text Mining
4 1 (20.00%) Neural Network
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
4 1 (20.00%) Statistics
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Publishing
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile Games
4 1 (20.00%) Games
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) Apache
4 1 (20.00%) Yield Management
4 1 (20.00%) Customer Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (20.00%) Physics
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (20.00%) CHAID

Data Mining
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (60.00%) SAS
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Text Mining
1 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Publishing
1 1 (20.00%) Games
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Pricing Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Pricing Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Games
3 1 (20.00%) Neural Network
3 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (20.00%) Statistics
3 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (20.00%) Physics
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Propensity Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Information Retrieval
2 1 (20.00%) Linear Regression
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) CHAID
2 1 (20.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) Yield Management
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) R
3 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) HDFS