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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Mining
Rank 143 167 141
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -26
Permanent jobs citing Data Mining 19 13 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.60% 0.34% 0.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.81% 1.06% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 17
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -35.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £35,000 £55,900
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
1051 1231 1163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 33.24% 32.54% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 677 853 764
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 - 8 £31,000 - 6
Glasgow -9 7 £44,890 +28.25% 1
Fife - 3 £31,500 - 1
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Data Mining
UK

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 14 (35.00%) Data Analysis
3 13 (32.50%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (32.50%) Analytics
4 12 (30.00%) Oracle
4 12 (30.00%) Data Modelling
5 10 (25.00%) ETL
5 10 (25.00%) SAS
5 10 (25.00%) SQL
5 10 (25.00%) VBA
6 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
6 9 (22.50%) Degree
6 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
7 8 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (17.50%) Project Management
8 7 (17.50%) Risk Management
8 7 (17.50%) Computer Science
8 7 (17.50%) Information Architecture
9 6 (15.00%) Big Data
9 6 (15.00%) Physical Data Model
9 6 (15.00%) Statistics
9 6 (15.00%) Finance
9 6 (15.00%) Python
10 5 (12.50%) Java
10 5 (12.50%) Business Objects
10 5 (12.50%) Predictive Analytics
10 5 (12.50%) Mathematics
10 5 (12.50%) Data Analytics

Data Mining
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 10 (25.00%) SAS
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.00%) SPSS
3 1 (2.50%) MS Office
3 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) LAN
1 1 (2.50%) WLAN
1 1 (2.50%) WAN
1 1 (2.50%) SMTP
1 1 (2.50%) HTTP
1 1 (2.50%) VPN
1 1 (2.50%) DNS
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
1 1 (2.50%) Firewall
1 1 (2.50%) Wireless
1 1 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (2.50%) Network Security
1 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (2.50%) DMVPN
1 1 (2.50%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (32.50%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (15.00%) Big Data
3 4 (10.00%) QlikView
4 3 (7.50%) Text Mining
4 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.50%) OLAP
6 1 (2.50%) MS Access
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (15.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Marketing
3 2 (5.00%) Advertising
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.50%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
4 1 (2.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Analyst
2 8 (20.00%) Architect
3 7 (17.50%) Data Architect
4 6 (15.00%) Data Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 5 (12.50%) Business Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Data Scientist
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Manager
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Business Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Software Project Manager
6 4 (10.00%) Software Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Data Manager
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Technical Business Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Resourcer
8 2 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Data Analytics Manager
9 1 (2.50%) Data Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) .NET
1 1 (2.50%) COM
1 1 (2.50%) ISPF
1 1 (2.50%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (17.50%) Computer Science
3 6 (15.00%) Statistics
4 5 (12.50%) Mathematics
5 4 (10.00%) Neural Network
5 4 (10.00%) Algorithms
6 3 (7.50%) IPTV
6 3 (7.50%) Visualisation
6 3 (7.50%) Video on Demand
6 3 (7.50%) Over-the-Top Content
6 3 (7.50%) STB
7 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
7 1 (2.50%) Economics
7 1 (2.50%) Physics
7 1 (2.50%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (2.50%) Data Integration
7 1 (2.50%) User Experience
7 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) UNIX
1 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (35.00%) Data Analysis
3 13 (32.50%) Analytics
4 12 (30.00%) Data Modelling
5 10 (25.00%) ETL
6 8 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
7 7 (17.50%) Information Architecture
7 7 (17.50%) Project Management
7 7 (17.50%) Risk Management
8 6 (15.00%) Physical Data Model
9 5 (12.50%) Predictive Modelling
9 5 (12.50%) Data Analytics
9 5 (12.50%) Predictive Analytics
9 5 (12.50%) Time Management
10 4 (10.00%) Cluster Analysis
10 4 (10.00%) Operations Research
10 4 (10.00%) Business Analysis
10 4 (10.00%) Asset Management
10 4 (10.00%) Regression Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) VBA
1 10 (25.00%) SQL
2 6 (15.00%) Python
3 5 (12.50%) Java
3 5 (12.50%) R
4 4 (10.00%) MATLAB
5 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.50%) C#
6 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.50%) REXX
6 1 (2.50%) JCL
6 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) PhD
3 3 (7.50%) CISA
3 3 (7.50%) CISM
3 3 (7.50%) CRISC
4 2 (5.00%) ISEB
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.50%) CCNP
5 1 (2.50%) CCNA
5 1 (2.50%) NVQ Level 3
5 1 (2.50%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) COBIT
2 2 (5.00%) QA
2 2 (5.00%) Solvency II
2 2 (5.00%) Basel II
3 1 (2.50%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) CA Endevor
1 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Oracle
2 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.50%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco
4 1 (2.50%) IBM
4 1 (2.50%) Juniper
4 1 (2.50%) CA
4 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.50%) Teradata
4 1 (2.50%) Tableau
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