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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Mining
Rank 140 140 155
Rank change year-on-year
0 +15
Permanent jobs citing Data Mining 21 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.71% 0.74% 0.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.25% 2.39% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 8
Average salary £50,000 £51,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £6,367 £34,250 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £65,750 £70,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,650
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +12.88%
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
933 961 1034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 31.46% 30.93% 30.93%
Number of salaries quoted 604 647 721
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 15 £42,500 -15.00% 5
Glasgow -21 11 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Aberdeen - 2 £52,500 -
Data Mining
UK

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 29 (64.44%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (62.22%) SQL
3 26 (57.78%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (55.56%) SAS
4 25 (55.56%) Finance
5 23 (51.11%) BusinessObjects
6 22 (48.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (37.78%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (35.56%) Business Analysis
9 15 (33.33%) Degree
9 15 (33.33%) Banking
10 13 (28.89%) ISEB
10 13 (28.89%) SQL Server
11 12 (26.67%) UML
11 12 (26.67%) Basel II
11 12 (26.67%) Solvency II
12 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
13 9 (20.00%) ETL
13 9 (20.00%) Oracle
13 9 (20.00%) Computer Science
13 9 (20.00%) Big Data
14 8 (17.78%) QlikView
14 8 (17.78%) Oracle BI EE
15 6 (13.33%) Teradata
15 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
15 6 (13.33%) PL/SQL
15 6 (13.33%) Oracle 11i
15 6 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
15 6 (13.33%) Oracle Database
15 6 (13.33%) Performance Tuning

Data Mining
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 25 (55.56%) SAS
2 3 (6.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.22%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) Stata
Business Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) SAN
1 3 (6.67%) VoIP
1 3 (6.67%) WAN
2 1 (2.22%) DNS
2 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (57.78%) Data Warehouse
2 23 (51.11%) BusinessObjects
3 13 (28.89%) SQL Server
4 9 (20.00%) Big Data
5 8 (17.78%) Oracle BI EE
5 8 (17.78%) QlikView
6 6 (13.33%) Oracle Database
6 6 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (8.89%) NoSQL
7 4 (8.89%) OLAP
8 3 (6.67%) Base SAS
8 3 (6.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 3 (6.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 2 (4.44%) BusinessObjects XI
9 2 (4.44%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (4.44%) Hadoop
9 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.22%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 25 (55.56%) Finance
2 15 (33.33%) Banking
3 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 4 (8.89%) Games
5 3 (6.67%) Military
6 2 (4.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (40.00%) Analyst
2 15 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 15 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 15 (33.33%) Technical Business Analyst
3 6 (13.33%) Consultant
3 6 (13.33%) Developer
3 6 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (13.33%) Senior Business Analyst
3 6 (13.33%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 6 (13.33%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
3 6 (13.33%) Teradata Consultant
4 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (6.67%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) IT Manager
4 3 (6.67%) Operations Manager
4 3 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 3 (6.67%) Senior Manager
4 3 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
4 3 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) Natural Language Processing
1 2 (4.44%) Spring
2 1 (2.22%) .NET
2 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.22%) D3.js
2 1 (2.22%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 17 (37.78%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (11.11%) Mathematics
4 3 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.67%) Digital Media
4 3 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (6.67%) Visualisation
5 2 (4.44%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.44%) Data Integration
6 1 (2.22%) Applied Mathematics
6 1 (2.22%) Informatics
6 1 (2.22%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Linux
2 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (64.44%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (48.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (35.56%) Business Analysis
4 12 (26.67%) UML
5 9 (20.00%) ETL
6 6 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (8.89%) Data Analysis
8 4 (8.89%) Data Modelling
9 3 (6.67%) Analytics
9 3 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (6.67%) Dashboard Development
9 3 (6.67%) Data Protection
9 3 (6.67%) Information Security
9 3 (6.67%) Operations Management
9 3 (6.67%) Security Management
9 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
10 2 (4.44%) Data Visualisation
10 2 (4.44%) Information Architecture
10 2 (4.44%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 28 (62.22%) SQL
2 6 (13.33%) PL/SQL
3 3 (6.67%) C
3 3 (6.67%) C++
3 3 (6.67%) Java
3 3 (6.67%) MATLAB
3 3 (6.67%) SAS Macro
4 2 (4.44%) C#
5 1 (2.22%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
5 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.22%) Python
5 1 (2.22%) R
5 1 (2.22%) Scala
5 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (33.33%) Degree
2 13 (28.89%) ISEB
3 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (26.67%) Basel II
1 12 (26.67%) Solvency II
2 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Backup Exec
1 3 (6.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.00%) Oracle
3 6 (13.33%) Teradata
4 3 (6.67%) Cisco
4 3 (6.67%) Minitab
4 3 (6.67%) NetApp
4 3 (6.67%) Symantec
4 3 (6.67%) VMware
5 2 (4.44%) Cognos
6 1 (2.22%) Dell
6 1 (2.22%) Greenplum
6 1 (2.22%) Tableau
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