The first table below looks at the demand for Data Mining skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Mining over the 3 months to 23 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 Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Mining
Rank 171 134 147
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +13
Permanent jobs citing Data Mining 5 25 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.12% 0.79% 0.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.39% 2.27% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2 23 11
Average salary £51,750 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.50% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1287 1100 1034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 31.55% 34.77% 29.25%
Number of salaries quoted 882 627 780
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Data Mining
UK

Data Mining
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Data Mining Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Data Mining
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Data Mining Salary Trend in Scotland

Data Mining
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Mining across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Data Mining Salary Histogram in Scotland

Data Mining
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Mining within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -16 3 £51,750 +3.50%
Edinburgh -36 1 - -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Data Mining
UK

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 10 (55.56%) Analytics
2 9 (50.00%) SAS
3 8 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) Finance
4 7 (38.89%) Oracle
4 7 (38.89%) UML
4 7 (38.89%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 6 (33.33%) Business Objects
5 6 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
6 5 (27.78%) Banking
6 5 (27.78%) Business Analysis
7 4 (22.22%) ISEB
7 4 (22.22%) Basel II
7 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 4 (22.22%) Windows
7 4 (22.22%) jQuery
7 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
7 4 (22.22%) Solvency II
8 3 (16.67%) HTML5
8 3 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (16.67%) CSS3
8 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
8 3 (16.67%) Grails
8 3 (16.67%) Groovy
8 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS

Data Mining
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 9 (50.00%) SAS
2 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) SPSS
1 1 (5.56%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (16.67%) MySQL
3 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (5.56%) Base SAS
5 1 (5.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (5.56%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (5.56%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Ant
1 3 (16.67%) JUnit
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Publishing
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Business Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Technical Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Technical Business Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Senior J2EE Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (16.67%) UI Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior UI Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) UI Programmer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) jQuery
2 3 (16.67%) HTML5
2 3 (16.67%) CSS3
2 3 (16.67%) HTML
2 3 (16.67%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) J2EE
2 3 (16.67%) CSS
2 3 (16.67%) JDBC
2 3 (16.67%) Spring
2 3 (16.67%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Data Integration
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Replication
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) IPTV
3 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.56%) iPad
3 1 (5.56%) Data Conversion
3 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Analytics
2 8 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (38.89%) UML
4 6 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
5 5 (27.78%) Business Analysis
6 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (16.67%) MVC
7 3 (16.67%) ETL
8 2 (11.11%) Project Management
9 1 (5.56%) Business Development
9 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
9 1 (5.56%) Data Management
9 1 (5.56%) Information Management
9 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
9 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
9 1 (5.56%) PRINCE
9 1 (5.56%) BCP
9 1 (5.56%) CRM
9 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
9 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) Groovy
3 3 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (11.11%) R
5 1 (5.56%) C#
5 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) ISEB
2 3 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) Basel II
1 4 (22.22%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle
2 6 (33.33%) Business Objects
3 3 (16.67%) JBoss
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft