The table below looks at the statistics for Data Mining skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Mining over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Mining
Rank 419 419 375
Rank change year-on-year
0 -44
Permanent jobs citing Data Mining 659 595 758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.58% 0.56% 0.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.90% 1.76% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 541 502 661
Average salary £45,250 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.73% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
34758 33767 36490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.44% 31.60% 31.05%
Number of salaries quoted 29205 29230 32132
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Data Mining
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Mining within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Data Mining Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Data Mining
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Mining within the UK.

Data Mining Salary Trend in the UK

Data Mining
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Mining over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 within the UK.

Data Mining Salary Histogram in the UK

Data Mining
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Mining within the UK over the 3 months to 22 September 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
(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
England +19 624 £45,000 -5.26% 88
London +19 341 £55,000 +10.00% 49
North West +30 84 £38,500 -30.00% 6
South East -43 78 £45,250 +10.36% 11
Manchester +30 66 £37,500 -32.43% 3
East of England +35 62 £42,500 +15.64% 7
City of London -22 58 £60,000 +9.09% 20
Hertfordshire +16 28 £42,500 +15.64% 4
Surrey -3 21 £42,500 +13.33% 6
Berkshire -18 21 £50,000 -9.50% 3
Essex +15 20 £42,500 +32.29%
West Sussex -13 20 £45,000 +12.50%
South West -19 18 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Reading -4 17 £45,000 +16.12% 1
Colchester +6 16 £47,500 +47.85%
Wiltshire - 15 £33,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire +8 14 £47,500 +15.15% 4
East Midlands -3 14 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Yorkshire -63 14 £37,500 +1.35% 7
West Midlands -17 12 £37,500 -2.59% 2
Swindon - 12 £35,000 -
Scotland -38 10 £40,000 -27.27% 5
Merseyside +14 9 £47,750 +15.06% 2
South Wales +14 9 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Wales +8 9 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Cardiff -1 9 £35,000 +4.47% 2
Cheshire -11 9 £52,500 +5.00%
Liverpool +16 8 £50,000 - 1
Chester +7 8 - -
Cambridge +5 7 £37,500 -6.25% 3

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 808 (55.88%) SQL
2 457 (31.60%) Analytical Skills
3 451 (31.19%) Business Intelligence
4 440 (30.43%) Finance
5 436 (30.15%) Analytics
6 395 (27.32%) Degree
7 369 (25.52%) SQL Server
8 348 (24.07%) Data Warehouse
9 323 (22.34%) Java
10 305 (21.09%) MS Excel
11 293 (20.26%) Data Analysis
12 277 (19.16%) ETL
13 247 (17.08%) SAS
14 245 (16.94%) Big Data
15 239 (16.53%) Microsoft
16 226 (15.63%) Oracle
16 226 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 218 (15.08%) CRM
18 217 (15.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 215 (14.87%) Relational Database
20 207 (14.32%) Statistics
21 195 (13.49%) Computer Science
22 193 (13.35%) Mathematics
22 193 (13.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 192 (13.28%) Python
24 189 (13.07%) Marketing
25 186 (12.86%) R
26 181 (12.52%) Retail
27 177 (12.24%) Hadoop
28 162 (11.20%) Agile Software Development

Data Mining
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 247 (17.08%) SAS
2 51 (3.53%) Apache Pig
3 42 (2.90%) WebSphere
4 39 (2.70%) SharePoint
5 34 (2.35%) WebLogic
6 33 (2.28%) Apache Solr
7 30 (2.07%) GlassFish
8 28 (1.94%) Tomcat
9 18 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
10 14 (0.97%) Apache
11 9 (0.62%) Oracle Workflow
12 8 (0.55%) Tornado
12 8 (0.55%) IIS
12 8 (0.55%) TIBCO EMS
12 8 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
13 5 (0.35%) CMS
14 2 (0.14%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.14%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.14%) Node.js
14 2 (0.14%) Gentran
Applications
1 305 (21.09%) MS Excel
2 153 (10.58%) SPSS
3 88 (6.09%) MS Office
4 53 (3.67%) Spreadsheet
5 30 (2.07%) MS PowerPoint
5 30 (2.07%) MS Visio
6 29 (2.01%) CPLEX
7 23 (1.59%) PowerPivot
8 11 (0.76%) FastStats
9 10 (0.69%) MS Project
10 4 (0.28%) Mathematica
11 3 (0.21%) Stata
11 3 (0.21%) Photoshop
12 1 (0.069%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 35 (2.42%) Google Analytics
2 12 (0.83%) HFM
2 12 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
4 10 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
4 10 (0.69%) Hyperion Planning
5 9 (0.62%) Markit EDM
6 7 (0.48%) SAP Business One
7 4 (0.28%) Cognos TM1
7 4 (0.28%) Line 500
8 3 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (0.14%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 2 (0.14%) WebTrends
9 2 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
9 2 (0.14%) SAP InfiniteInsight
9 2 (0.14%) Oracle General Ledger
9 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
9 2 (0.14%) Magento
9 2 (0.14%) Sage 200
10 1 (0.069%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 55 (3.80%) SaaS
2 26 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (0.55%) Amazon EMR
6 4 (0.28%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.21%) Office 365
8 2 (0.14%) Trello
9 1 (0.069%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.069%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.069%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (0.069%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.069%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 23 (1.59%) Internet
2 12 (0.83%) WAN
3 10 (0.69%) Wireless
3 10 (0.69%) Network Security
4 9 (0.62%) HTTP
4 9 (0.62%) Broadband
5 8 (0.55%) ATM
6 7 (0.48%) TCP/IP
6 7 (0.48%) VPN
7 6 (0.41%) Firewall
8 5 (0.35%) SMS
9 4 (0.28%) VoIP
9 4 (0.28%) ADSL
9 4 (0.28%) NFC
9 4 (0.28%) AMQP
10 3 (0.21%) DMVPN
10 3 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.21%) LAN
10 3 (0.21%) 3G
10 3 (0.21%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 369 (25.52%) SQL Server
2 348 (24.07%) Data Warehouse
3 245 (16.94%) Big Data
4 226 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 217 (15.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 215 (14.87%) Relational Database
7 193 (13.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 177 (12.24%) Hadoop
9 119 (8.23%) OLAP
10 89 (6.15%) MySQL
11 88 (6.09%) QlikView
12 85 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
13 75 (5.19%) NoSQL
14 57 (3.94%) Apache Hive
15 52 (3.60%) RDBMS
16 48 (3.32%) MongoDB
17 45 (3.11%) Oracle Database
18 34 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
19 33 (2.28%) DB2
19 33 (2.28%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 56 (3.87%) Subversion
2 42 (2.90%) Eclipse
3 40 (2.77%) Maven
4 37 (2.56%) Ant
5 31 (2.14%) Gradle
6 28 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
7 25 (1.73%) JUnit
8 22 (1.52%) NetBeans
9 21 (1.45%) Visual Studio
10 19 (1.31%) Oracle Forms
11 14 (0.97%) Git (software)
12 10 (0.69%) ClearCase
12 10 (0.69%) CruiseControl
13 9 (0.62%) Hudson
14 8 (0.55%) JIRA
14 8 (0.55%) Talend Open Studio
14 8 (0.55%) Jenkins
15 7 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 6 (0.41%) ProC
16 6 (0.41%) Oracle APEX
General
1 440 (30.43%) Finance
2 189 (13.07%) Marketing
3 181 (12.52%) Retail
4 145 (10.03%) Banking
5 81 (5.60%) Telecoms
6 76 (5.26%) Advertising
7 69 (4.77%) Investment Banking
8 41 (2.84%) Front Office
9 32 (2.21%) Legal
10 30 (2.07%) Financial Institution
10 30 (2.07%) Pharmaceutical
11 25 (1.73%) Games
12 23 (1.59%) Back Office
13 19 (1.31%) Automotive
14 18 (1.24%) Manufacturing
14 18 (1.24%) Publishing
15 17 (1.18%) Billing
16 16 (1.11%) Law
17 10 (0.69%) German Language
18 9 (0.62%) French Language
Job Titles
1 457 (31.60%) Analyst
2 295 (20.40%) Developer
3 156 (10.79%) Data Analyst
4 155 (10.72%) Data Scientist
5 148 (10.24%) Business Analyst
6 129 (8.92%) Consultant
7 99 (6.85%) Architect
8 72 (4.98%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 59 (4.08%) Senior Analyst
10 43 (2.97%) Senior Developer
11 41 (2.84%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 40 (2.77%) Systems Analyst
12 40 (2.77%) Solutions Architect
12 40 (2.77%) Java Developer
13 38 (2.63%) Insight Analyst
14 37 (2.56%) Python Developer
15 35 (2.42%) Support Analyst
16 34 (2.35%) Business Intelligence Analyst
17 33 (2.28%) Software Engineer
18 29 (2.01%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (8.51%) XML
2 122 (8.44%) .NET
3 70 (4.84%) HTML
4 50 (3.46%) Spring
5 48 (3.32%) jQuery
6 47 (3.25%) Servlets
7 46 (3.18%) JSP
8 42 (2.90%) ASP.NET
8 42 (2.90%) JMS
9 39 (2.70%) Hibernate
10 38 (2.63%) MDX
10 38 (2.63%) Web Services
11 37 (2.56%) CSS
12 36 (2.49%) Natural Language Processing
13 33 (2.28%) SOAP
14 32 (2.21%) REST
15 30 (2.07%) Django
16 29 (2.01%) J2EE
17 27 (1.87%) Lucene
18 26 (1.80%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 457 (31.60%) Analytical Skills
2 207 (14.32%) Statistics
3 195 (13.49%) Computer Science
4 193 (13.35%) Mathematics
5 148 (10.24%) Visualisation
6 94 (6.50%) Management Information System
7 62 (4.29%) Economics
8 60 (4.15%) Neural Network
9 55 (3.80%) Artificial Intelligence
10 35 (2.42%) Open Source
11 34 (2.35%) Credit Risk
12 33 (2.28%) Physics
13 32 (2.21%) Applied Mathematics
13 32 (2.21%) Data Integration
14 30 (2.07%) Data Conversion
15 29 (2.01%) Digital Media
16 28 (1.94%) Derivative
17 20 (1.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 20 (1.38%) Equities
18 17 (1.18%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 85 (5.88%) UNIX
2 80 (5.53%) Linux
3 61 (4.22%) Windows
4 14 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (0.62%) Apple iOS
6 7 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.28%) Android
9 3 (0.21%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.21%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 451 (31.19%) Business Intelligence
2 436 (30.15%) Analytics
3 293 (20.26%) Data Analysis
4 277 (19.16%) ETL
5 218 (15.08%) CRM
6 162 (11.20%) Agile Software Development
7 141 (9.75%) Project Management
8 140 (9.68%) Data Modelling
9 114 (7.88%) Data Management
10 106 (7.33%) Predictive Modelling
11 87 (6.02%) Machine Learning
12 84 (5.81%) E-Commerce
13 81 (5.60%) ITIL
13 81 (5.60%) Business Analysis
14 79 (5.46%) Software Engineering
15 78 (5.39%) Performance Tuning
16 73 (5.05%) OO
17 64 (4.43%) Kimball Methodology
18 59 (4.08%) Data Governance
19 58 (4.01%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 808 (55.88%) SQL
2 323 (22.34%) Java
3 192 (13.28%) Python
4 186 (12.86%) R
5 140 (9.68%) T-SQL
6 132 (9.13%) C#
7 111 (7.68%) C++
8 105 (7.26%) VBA
9 98 (6.78%) MATLAB
10 80 (5.53%) PL/SQL
11 75 (5.19%) JavaScript
12 72 (4.98%) VB
13 52 (3.60%) PHP
14 35 (2.42%) Scala
15 33 (2.28%) Perl
16 26 (1.80%) Ruby
17 24 (1.66%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
18 23 (1.59%) Shell Script
19 22 (1.52%) Clojure
20 19 (1.31%) C
Qualifications
1 395 (27.32%) Degree
2 79 (5.46%) PhD
3 33 (2.28%) Security Cleared
4 29 (2.01%) SC Cleared
5 16 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (0.90%) ISEB
7 11 (0.76%) CISSP
8 10 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 9 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (0.62%) CCNP
9 9 (0.62%) CCNA
10 7 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.28%) MCTS
11 4 (0.28%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.21%) APMP
12 3 (0.21%) MCITP
12 3 (0.21%) CISA
12 3 (0.21%) MBA
12 3 (0.21%) MCSE
12 3 (0.21%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (3.73%) QA
2 22 (1.52%) SLA
3 18 (1.24%) Basel II
3 18 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (1.18%) Data Quality
5 12 (0.83%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.28%) GCP
6 4 (0.28%) GMP
6 4 (0.28%) GLP
6 4 (0.28%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.21%) Solvency II
7 3 (0.21%) Basel III
7 3 (0.21%) CDISC
8 2 (0.14%) CRD IV
8 2 (0.14%) COBIT
9 1 (0.069%) TickIT
9 1 (0.069%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.069%) GAAP
9 1 (0.069%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.069%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 23 (1.59%) Active Directory
2 10 (0.69%) HDFS
3 5 (0.35%) Apache Flume
4 3 (0.21%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.069%) vSphere
6 1 (0.069%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.069%) Snort
6 1 (0.069%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.21%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.14%) Nagios
3 2 (0.14%) Control-M
4 1 (0.069%) CA SiteMinder
4 1 (0.069%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.069%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 239 (16.53%) Microsoft
2 226 (15.63%) Oracle
3 84 (5.81%) Business Objects
4 80 (5.53%) Tableau
5 59 (4.08%) SAP
6 47 (3.25%) Google
7 34 (2.35%) JBoss
8 33 (2.28%) Teradata
9 32 (2.21%) Cognos
10 25 (1.73%) Informatica
11 22 (1.52%) IBM
11 22 (1.52%) Sybase
11 22 (1.52%) Jaspersoft
12 18 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
13 16 (1.11%) Netezza
14 15 (1.04%) MicroStrategy
14 15 (1.04%) TIBCO
15 13 (0.90%) Hyperion
16 11 (0.76%) Coremetrics
16 11 (0.76%) Ab Initio
Leeds, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hertfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Intapeople
Salary: £28000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + equity + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
RBC
Posted: 17 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Royal Bank Of Scotland
Salary: NA
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum - Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum - Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (bonus)
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago