The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Mining
Rank 136 158 113
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -45
Permanent jobs citing Data Mining 24 11 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.77% 0.32% 1.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.68% 1.03% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 35
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £32,250 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £71,250 £56,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,650 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+12.88% -8.17%
Data Mining
UK

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 Scotland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
894 1072 990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 28.80% 30.87% 34.07%
Number of salaries quoted 586 729 624
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 4 March 2015.

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 4 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +18 12 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Edinburgh +9 10 £65,000 +30.00% 5
Dundee - 1 £52,500 -
Data Mining
UK

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 24 (58.54%) SQL
2 22 (53.66%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (48.78%) Oracle
4 18 (43.90%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (43.90%) SAS
5 17 (41.46%) Finance
6 15 (36.59%) MS Excel
6 15 (36.59%) Business Objects
7 14 (34.15%) QlikView
8 13 (31.71%) Data Analysis
8 13 (31.71%) VBA
8 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
8 13 (31.71%) ETL
9 12 (29.27%) PL/SQL
9 12 (29.27%) Oracle Database
10 11 (26.83%) Banking
11 8 (19.51%) COBIT
11 8 (19.51%) Time Management
11 8 (19.51%) CRISC
11 8 (19.51%) Analytics
11 8 (19.51%) Oracle 11i
11 8 (19.51%) Oracle Database 10g
11 8 (19.51%) CISA
11 8 (19.51%) CISM
11 8 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (19.51%) Risk Assessment
12 7 (17.07%) Project Management
12 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
12 7 (17.07%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (14.63%) User Acceptance Testing

Data Mining
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 18 (43.90%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (36.59%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.76%) MS Office
2 4 (9.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Internet
1 1 (2.44%) SMTP
1 1 (2.44%) HTTP
1 1 (2.44%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (43.90%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (34.15%) QlikView
3 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
4 12 (29.27%) Oracle Database
5 8 (19.51%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (7.32%) Big Data
7 2 (4.88%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (2.44%) MS Access
8 1 (2.44%) Base SAS
8 1 (2.44%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (2.44%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 17 (41.46%) Finance
2 11 (26.83%) Banking
3 6 (14.63%) Investment Banking
4 4 (9.76%) Billing
5 2 (4.88%) Marketing
5 2 (4.88%) Advertising
6 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Analyst
2 8 (19.51%) Consultant
3 7 (17.07%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) Senior Business Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) Data Architect
3 7 (17.07%) Architect
3 7 (17.07%) Business Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 5 (12.20%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Technical Business Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Oracle Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Data Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) IT Risk Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Oracle BI Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) OBIEE Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Teradata Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Resourcer
7 2 (4.88%) Risk Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) ISPF
2 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.44%) COM
2 1 (2.44%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.88%) Visualisation
2 2 (4.88%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (4.88%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) UNIX
2 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (31.71%) Data Analysis
2 13 (31.71%) ETL
3 8 (19.51%) Time Management
3 8 (19.51%) Analytics
3 8 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (19.51%) Risk Assessment
4 7 (17.07%) Project Management
4 7 (17.07%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (14.63%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (14.63%) Risk Management
6 5 (12.20%) Data Modelling
6 5 (12.20%) UML
6 5 (12.20%) Business Analysis
6 5 (12.20%) Data Architecture
6 5 (12.20%) Logical Data Model
7 4 (9.76%) Data Management
8 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (7.32%) Physical Data Model
8 3 (7.32%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 24 (58.54%) SQL
2 13 (31.71%) VBA
3 12 (29.27%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.88%) REXX
4 2 (4.88%) JCL
5 1 (2.44%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) CRISC
1 8 (19.51%) CISA
1 8 (19.51%) CISM
2 5 (12.20%) ISEB
2 5 (12.20%) Degree
3 4 (9.76%) NVQ Level 3
4 1 (2.44%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.51%) COBIT
2 6 (14.63%) QA
3 5 (12.20%) Basel II
3 5 (12.20%) Solvency II
4 1 (2.44%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 20 (48.78%) Oracle
2 15 (36.59%) Business Objects
3 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
4 6 (14.63%) Teradata
5 2 (4.88%) CA
5 2 (4.88%) IBM
6 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.44%) Hyland
Edinburgh
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Dunfermline, Fife
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + package
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Posted: 16 days ago