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 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 Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Mining
Rank 173 139 141
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +2
Permanent jobs citing Data Mining 5 26 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.12% 0.83% 0.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.39% 2.36% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2 24 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
1270 1101 1046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 31.36% 35.33% 29.73%
Number of salaries quoted 863 626 791
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 £27,500
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 18 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 18 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 -15 3 £51,750 +3.50%
Edinburgh -34 1 - -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Data Mining
UK

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 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 (52.63%) Analytics
2 9 (47.37%) SAS
2 9 (47.37%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (42.11%) Finance
3 8 (42.11%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) Oracle
4 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
4 7 (36.84%) UML
4 7 (36.84%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (31.58%) Business Objects
5 6 (31.58%) Predictive Analytics
6 5 (26.32%) Banking
6 5 (26.32%) Business Analysis
7 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
7 4 (21.05%) jQuery
7 4 (21.05%) Solvency II
7 4 (21.05%) Basel II
7 4 (21.05%) ISEB
7 4 (21.05%) .NET
7 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
7 4 (21.05%) Windows
7 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
8 3 (15.79%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (15.79%) Linux
8 3 (15.79%) UNIX
8 3 (15.79%) ETL
8 3 (15.79%) JBoss
8 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
8 3 (15.79%) CSS

Data Mining
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 (47.37%) SAS
2 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.26%) ColdFusion
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) SPSS
1 1 (5.26%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
1 7 (36.84%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
3 3 (15.79%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (15.79%) MySQL
3 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (5.26%) OLAP
5 1 (5.26%) DTS
5 1 (5.26%) OLTP
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (5.26%) Base SAS
5 1 (5.26%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (5.26%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Ant
1 3 (15.79%) JUnit
2 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.53%) Aerospace
4 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.26%) Publishing
4 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Technical Business Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Technical Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Business Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Developer
3 3 (15.79%) UI Programmer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
3 3 (15.79%) UI Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior UI Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior J2EE Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.79%) J2EE Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) jQuery
1 4 (21.05%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) CSS
2 3 (15.79%) JDBC
2 3 (15.79%) HTML
2 3 (15.79%) J2EE
2 3 (15.79%) CSS3
2 3 (15.79%) HTML5
2 3 (15.79%) Grails
2 3 (15.79%) Spring
3 1 (5.26%) XML
3 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Data Integration
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.26%) iPad
3 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.26%) Data Conversion
3 1 (5.26%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Replication
3 1 (5.26%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) UNIX
2 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Analytics
2 9 (47.37%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (36.84%) UML
4 6 (31.58%) Predictive Analytics
5 5 (26.32%) Business Analysis
6 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (15.79%) ETL
7 3 (15.79%) Project Management
7 3 (15.79%) MVC
8 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (5.26%) Customer Analytics
8 1 (5.26%) ITIL
8 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
8 1 (5.26%) CRM
8 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
8 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
8 1 (5.26%) PRINCE
8 1 (5.26%) BCP
8 1 (5.26%) Service Management
8 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.79%) Java
3 3 (15.79%) Groovy
4 2 (10.53%) R
4 2 (10.53%) C#
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.26%) VBScript
5 1 (5.26%) VB
5 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) ISEB
2 3 (15.79%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) Solvency II
1 4 (21.05%) Basel II
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) XenApp
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle
2 6 (31.58%) Business Objects
3 3 (15.79%) JBoss
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.26%) AVEVA
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix
5 1 (5.26%) Intergraph