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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Mining
Rank 146 153 136
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -17
Permanent jobs citing Data Mining 17 17 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.54% 0.47% 0.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.62% 1.47% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 19
Average salary £47,250 £35,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.00% -36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £32,000 £51,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £40,000 £58,700
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
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
1049 1158 1173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 33.21% 31.80% 36.38%
Number of salaries quoted 680 767 781
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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
Edinburgh - 9 £47,000 - 5
Glasgow +6 8 £55,000 +57.14%
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Data Mining
UK

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 22 (61.11%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (36.11%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (36.11%) MS Excel
3 12 (33.33%) Oracle
3 12 (33.33%) Analytics
3 12 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (30.56%) Data Modelling
5 10 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (27.78%) Data Analysis
6 9 (25.00%) Degree
6 9 (25.00%) ETL
6 9 (25.00%) SAS
7 8 (22.22%) SQL
7 8 (22.22%) Project Management
7 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 7 (19.44%) VBA
8 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
8 7 (19.44%) Big Data
9 6 (16.67%) Information Architecture
9 6 (16.67%) Statistics
9 6 (16.67%) Risk Management
9 6 (16.67%) Finance
9 6 (16.67%) Python
9 6 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (13.89%) SPSS
10 5 (13.89%) Java
10 5 (13.89%) Business Analysis
10 5 (13.89%) Predictive Analytics
10 5 (13.89%) Mathematics
10 5 (13.89%) Predictive Modelling

Data Mining
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 9 (25.00%) SAS
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (36.11%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.89%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) LAN
1 1 (2.78%) WLAN
1 1 (2.78%) WAN
1 1 (2.78%) VPN
1 1 (2.78%) Firewall
1 1 (2.78%) Wireless
1 1 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (2.78%) Network Security
1 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (2.78%) DMVPN
1 1 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (19.44%) Big Data
3 6 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (13.89%) QlikView
5 3 (8.33%) Text Mining
5 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (8.33%) OLAP
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.78%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (2.78%) Pentaho
7 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.78%) Spotfire
7 1 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) LoadRunner
1 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Retail
3 2 (5.56%) Marketing
3 2 (5.56%) Advertising
4 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.78%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Analyst
2 6 (16.67%) Architect
3 5 (13.89%) Project Manager
3 5 (13.89%) Data Architect
3 5 (13.89%) Data Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Data Scientist
4 4 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Senior Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Software Project Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Software Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Technical Business Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Data Analytics Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) .NET
1 1 (2.78%) ISPF
1 1 (2.78%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
3 6 (16.67%) Statistics
4 5 (13.89%) Mathematics
5 4 (11.11%) Neural Network
5 4 (11.11%) Algorithms
6 3 (8.33%) STB
6 3 (8.33%) IPTV
6 3 (8.33%) Video on Demand
6 3 (8.33%) Over-the-Top Content
7 2 (5.56%) Data Integration
7 2 (5.56%) Visualisation
7 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
8 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
8 1 (2.78%) Economics
8 1 (2.78%) Physics
8 1 (2.78%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (2.78%) Data Conversion
8 1 (2.78%) User Experience
8 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
1 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (33.33%) Analytics
3 11 (30.56%) Data Modelling
4 10 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (27.78%) Data Analysis
5 9 (25.00%) ETL
6 8 (22.22%) Project Management
7 6 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 6 (16.67%) Information Architecture
8 5 (13.89%) Predictive Modelling
8 5 (13.89%) Business Analysis
8 5 (13.89%) Data Analytics
8 5 (13.89%) Logical Data Model
8 5 (13.89%) Physical Data Model
8 5 (13.89%) Predictive Analytics
9 4 (11.11%) Cluster Analysis
9 4 (11.11%) Operations Research
9 4 (11.11%) Asset Management
9 4 (11.11%) Bayesian Methods
9 4 (11.11%) Regression Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) SQL
2 7 (19.44%) VBA
3 6 (16.67%) Python
4 5 (13.89%) Java
4 5 (13.89%) R
5 4 (11.11%) MATLAB
6 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.78%) C#
7 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.78%) REXX
7 1 (2.78%) JCL
7 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (11.11%) PhD
2 4 (11.11%) ISEB
3 2 (5.56%) CRISC
3 2 (5.56%) CISA
3 2 (5.56%) CISM
4 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.78%) CCNP
4 1 (2.78%) CCNA
4 1 (2.78%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) Basel II
1 3 (8.33%) Solvency II
2 2 (5.56%) COBIT
3 1 (2.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) CA Endevor
1 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Oracle
2 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) Teradata
3 2 (5.56%) IBM
3 2 (5.56%) Tableau
4 1 (2.78%) Netezza
4 1 (2.78%) DataFlux
4 1 (2.78%) Juniper
4 1 (2.78%) CA
4 1 (2.78%) Informatica
4 1 (2.78%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.78%) Ab Initio
4 1 (2.78%) SAP
4 1 (2.78%) Cognos
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco
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