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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Mining
Rank 132 153 118
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -35
Permanent jobs citing Data Mining 21 14 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.68% 0.42% 1.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.25% 1.41% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 28
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £33,750 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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
933 996 1001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 30.03% 30.18% 33.94%
Number of salaries quoted 640 703 692
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +11 10 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Edinburgh +4 9 £50,000 - 1
Dundee - 1 £52,500 -
Data Mining
UK

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (73.33%) SQL
2 17 (56.67%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (53.33%) SAS
4 15 (50.00%) Oracle
5 14 (46.67%) Finance
6 13 (43.33%) Business Objects
6 13 (43.33%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
8 11 (36.67%) PL/SQL
8 11 (36.67%) Oracle Database
9 10 (33.33%) QlikView
9 10 (33.33%) VBA
9 10 (33.33%) Data Analysis
10 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
10 9 (30.00%) ETL
11 8 (26.67%) Banking
12 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database 10g
12 7 (23.33%) Oracle 11i
13 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (20.00%) Analytics
14 5 (16.67%) CRISC
14 5 (16.67%) COBIT
14 5 (16.67%) Time Management
14 5 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
14 5 (16.67%) Teradata
14 5 (16.67%) CISA
14 5 (16.67%) CISM
15 4 (13.33%) Risk Management
15 4 (13.33%) Investment Banking

Data Mining
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 16 (53.33%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.33%) MS Visio
2 4 (13.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) SMTP
1 1 (3.33%) HTTP
1 1 (3.33%) DNS
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (36.67%) Oracle Database
4 10 (33.33%) QlikView
5 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (3.33%) Big Data
7 1 (3.33%) Base SAS
7 1 (3.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (3.33%) MS Access
7 1 (3.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 14 (46.67%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) Banking
3 4 (13.33%) Billing
3 4 (13.33%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.67%) Marketing
5 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) Consultant
3 6 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 6 (20.00%) Senior Business Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Data Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Technical Business Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Data Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle BI Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) OBIEE Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Data Business Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) SAS Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Applications Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
1 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.33%) COM
1 1 (3.33%) Ajax
1 1 (3.33%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.33%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) UNIX
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 9 (30.00%) ETL
4 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (20.00%) Analytics
4 6 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (16.67%) Time Management
5 5 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (13.33%) Business Analysis
6 4 (13.33%) UML
6 4 (13.33%) Project Management
6 4 (13.33%) Risk Management
6 4 (13.33%) Data Management
6 4 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (13.33%) Data Architecture
7 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
8 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
8 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) SQL
2 11 (36.67%) PL/SQL
3 10 (33.33%) VBA
4 1 (3.33%) REXX
4 1 (3.33%) JCL
4 1 (3.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) CISA
1 5 (16.67%) CISM
1 5 (16.67%) CRISC
2 4 (13.33%) ISEB
2 4 (13.33%) Degree
2 4 (13.33%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) COBIT
2 4 (13.33%) QA
2 4 (13.33%) Solvency II
2 4 (13.33%) Basel II
3 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Oracle
2 13 (43.33%) Business Objects
3 5 (16.67%) Teradata
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.33%) CA
5 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.33%) IBM
5 1 (3.33%) Hyland
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