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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Mining
Rank 400 419 407
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -12
Permanent jobs citing Data Mining 697 663 607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.64% 0.58% 0.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.10% 1.89% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 531 539 509
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,150 £30,625 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%

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
33119 35117 33446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.36% 30.79% 31.70%
Number of salaries quoted 28081 29579 28849
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 September 2015 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 4 September 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
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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 +16 649 £50,000 +9.89% 94
London +18 353 £60,000 +9.09% 37
South East +46 116 £47,500 +5.55% 20
City of London +48 77 £62,500 - 10
North West -32 49 £38,000 +2.01% 6
Hampshire +58 43 £50,000 +63.93% 3
Cheshire +19 33 £37,500 - 2
East of England -45 32 £45,000 +5.88% 6
East Midlands +17 31 £30,000 -20.00% 3
Chester +17 30 £35,750 - 1
Yorkshire +30 29 £50,000 +42.85% 8
Berkshire +22 29 £55,000 +10.00% 4
West Yorkshire +26 22 £50,000 - 7
Leeds +22 20 £50,000 - 5
South West -14 20 £33,750 -3.57% 7
Scotland +14 19 £55,000 +57.14% 4
Cambridgeshire +16 18 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Reading +5 18 £47,500 +5.55% 4
West Midlands -4 18 £57,500 +53.33% 7
Nottingham +7 17 £31,750 -2.30% 1
Nottinghamshire -3 17 £31,750 -9.28% 1
Manchester -40 16 £40,000 +21.21% 3
Wiltshire -4 15 £32,000 -3.03% 2
Edinburgh - 14 £55,000 - 3
Staffordshire +15 13 £60,000 +160.86% 2
Wales +3 13 £37,500 +7.14%
Basingstoke - 12 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire +2 11 £45,000 - 3
South Wales -1 11 £37,500 +7.14%
Derbyshire -6 11 £27,500 -18.51%

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

1 728 (52.98%) SQL
2 566 (41.19%) Analytics
3 544 (39.59%) Business Intelligence
4 490 (35.66%) Analytical Skills
5 367 (26.71%) Finance
6 355 (25.84%) Big Data
7 350 (25.47%) Degree
8 329 (23.94%) Microsoft
9 323 (23.51%) SQL Server
10 310 (22.56%) Data Warehouse
11 306 (22.27%) SAS
12 304 (22.13%) R
13 291 (21.18%) Python
14 277 (20.16%) Oracle
15 273 (19.87%) Marketing
16 266 (19.36%) Data Analysis
17 264 (19.21%) MS Excel
18 244 (17.76%) Statistics
19 242 (17.61%) Hadoop
20 234 (17.03%) ETL
21 222 (16.16%) Visualisation
22 220 (16.01%) Data Modelling
23 211 (15.36%) SPSS
24 204 (14.85%) Mathematics
25 202 (14.70%) Java
26 198 (14.41%) Agile Software Development
27 193 (14.05%) Computer Science
28 185 (13.46%) Tableau
29 173 (12.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
30 161 (11.72%) T-SQL

Data Mining
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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
1 306 (22.27%) SAS
2 71 (5.17%) Apache Spark
3 52 (3.78%) Apache Pig
4 41 (2.98%) SharePoint
5 35 (2.55%) Elasticsearch
6 12 (0.87%) Tomcat
7 9 (0.66%) CMS
8 8 (0.58%) Apache Solr
8 8 (0.58%) FileNet
9 6 (0.44%) Apache
10 5 (0.36%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (0.36%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.29%) Node.js
11 4 (0.29%) Gentran
12 3 (0.22%) Lync
12 3 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (0.22%) GlassFish
12 3 (0.22%) JBoss
12 3 (0.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 264 (19.21%) MS Excel
2 211 (15.36%) SPSS
3 96 (6.99%) MS Office
4 86 (6.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 82 (5.97%) PowerPivot
6 33 (2.40%) Spreadsheet
7 15 (1.09%) MS Visio
8 9 (0.66%) GNU Octave
9 8 (0.58%) Weka
9 8 (0.58%) MS Project
10 7 (0.51%) Stata
11 6 (0.44%) CPLEX
12 5 (0.36%) S-PLUS
13 3 (0.22%) FastStats
13 3 (0.22%) Gephi
14 2 (0.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (1.24%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.80%) Oracle Applications
2 11 (0.80%) Adobe Campaign
3 9 (0.66%) Oracle Financials
4 7 (0.51%) Hyperion Planning
5 5 (0.36%) SAP CRM
5 5 (0.36%) HFM
6 4 (0.29%) Pegasus Opera
6 4 (0.29%) Rolfe and Nolan
6 4 (0.29%) RiskWrite
7 3 (0.22%) SAP MM
7 3 (0.22%) SAP SD
7 3 (0.22%) SAP QM
7 3 (0.22%) SAP InfiniteInsight
8 2 (0.15%) Misys Equation
8 2 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.15%) WebTrends
8 2 (0.15%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 61 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (2.84%) PaaS
3 21 (1.53%) Google Analytics
3 21 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (1.24%) SaaS
5 16 (1.16%) Amazon EMR
6 10 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (0.66%) Amazon S3
8 8 (0.58%) Office 365
9 6 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (0.44%) Azure Machine Learning
10 4 (0.29%) IaaS
10 4 (0.29%) Adobe Analytics
10 4 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.22%) Amazon Kinesis
12 2 (0.15%) GitHub
12 2 (0.15%) SmartFocus
13 1 (0.073%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 1 (0.073%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.60%) WAN
2 21 (1.53%) LAN
3 13 (0.95%) SAN
4 9 (0.66%) Internet
4 9 (0.66%) Firewall
5 7 (0.51%) LDAP
5 7 (0.51%) Ethernet
5 7 (0.51%) TCP/IP
5 7 (0.51%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (0.44%) HTTPS
6 6 (0.44%) Wireless
7 5 (0.36%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (0.36%) VLAN
7 5 (0.36%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (0.36%) DNS
7 5 (0.36%) TACACS
8 4 (0.29%) Unified Communications
8 4 (0.29%) 4G
8 4 (0.29%) 3G
9 3 (0.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 355 (25.84%) Big Data
2 323 (23.51%) SQL Server
3 310 (22.56%) Data Warehouse
4 242 (17.61%) Hadoop
5 173 (12.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 133 (9.68%) Relational Database
7 130 (9.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 114 (8.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 106 (7.71%) OLAP
10 103 (7.50%) QlikView
11 87 (6.33%) Apache Hive
12 86 (6.26%) Oracle Database
13 84 (6.11%) BusinessObjects
14 79 (5.75%) NoSQL
15 71 (5.17%) Text Mining
16 63 (4.59%) Oracle BI EE
17 62 (4.51%) MongoDB
18 57 (4.15%) Oracle OLAP
19 53 (3.86%) SQL Server 2008
20 45 (3.28%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 39 (2.84%) Git (software)
2 21 (1.53%) Toad
3 13 (0.95%) Subversion
4 11 (0.80%) ERwin
4 11 (0.80%) JUnit
4 11 (0.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 9 (0.66%) Jenkins
6 8 (0.58%) EasyMock
6 8 (0.58%) Eclipse
7 7 (0.51%) Talend Open Studio
8 6 (0.44%) Maven
8 6 (0.44%) JIRA
8 6 (0.44%) Oracle APEX
8 6 (0.44%) Selenium
8 6 (0.44%) Visual Studio
8 6 (0.44%) Ant
8 6 (0.44%) Gradle
9 5 (0.36%) Yeoman
9 5 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 367 (26.71%) Finance
2 273 (19.87%) Marketing
3 124 (9.02%) Retail
4 108 (7.86%) Banking
5 100 (7.28%) Telecoms
6 61 (4.44%) Legal
7 58 (4.22%) Advertising
8 28 (2.04%) Publishing
9 26 (1.89%) Manufacturing
9 26 (1.89%) Financial Institution
10 24 (1.75%) Games
11 19 (1.38%) Multimedia
12 13 (0.95%) Automotive
12 13 (0.95%) Law
13 11 (0.80%) Investment Banking
14 9 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
15 7 (0.51%) Billing
16 4 (0.29%) Aerospace
16 4 (0.29%) Retail Banking
17 3 (0.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 430 (31.30%) Analyst
2 240 (17.47%) Developer
3 220 (16.01%) Data Scientist
4 172 (12.52%) Data Analyst
5 108 (7.86%) Consultant
6 103 (7.50%) Architect
7 77 (5.60%) Business Analyst
8 76 (5.53%) Senior Analyst
9 71 (5.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 65 (4.73%) Senior Developer
11 57 (4.15%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 52 (3.78%) Data Architect
13 49 (3.57%) Business Developer
14 42 (3.06%) SQL Developer
14 42 (3.06%) Data Manager
15 38 (2.77%) Java Developer
15 38 (2.77%) Senior Manager
16 37 (2.69%) Oracle Developer
17 34 (2.47%) Insight Analyst
18 30 (2.18%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (4.80%) .NET
2 49 (3.57%) Web Services
3 46 (3.35%) HTML
4 33 (2.40%) MDX
5 31 (2.26%) Natural Language Processing
6 27 (1.97%) XML
7 26 (1.89%) Spring
8 25 (1.82%) CSS
9 22 (1.60%) D3.js
9 22 (1.60%) Kafka
10 19 (1.38%) ASP.NET
11 16 (1.16%) jQuery
11 16 (1.16%) Pandas
12 15 (1.09%) REST
12 15 (1.09%) J2EE
12 15 (1.09%) Hibernate
13 13 (0.95%) SOAP
14 11 (0.80%) SciPy
15 10 (0.73%) Middleware
15 10 (0.73%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 490 (35.66%) Analytical Skills
2 244 (17.76%) Statistics
3 222 (16.16%) Visualisation
4 204 (14.85%) Mathematics
5 193 (14.05%) Computer Science
6 137 (9.97%) Algorithms
7 97 (7.06%) Management Information System
8 89 (6.48%) Data Integration
9 63 (4.59%) Data Structures
10 53 (3.86%) Physics
11 52 (3.78%) Neural Network
12 47 (3.42%) Economics
13 46 (3.35%) Credit Risk
14 34 (2.47%) Data Conversion
15 28 (2.04%) Data Extraction
16 24 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
17 23 (1.67%) CMDB
17 23 (1.67%) User Experience
18 21 (1.53%) Data Centre
18 21 (1.53%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 99 (7.21%) Linux
2 67 (4.88%) Windows
3 36 (2.62%) UNIX
4 7 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (0.29%) Android
6 3 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.22%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.22%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.15%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.15%) Solaris
8 1 (0.073%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 566 (41.19%) Analytics
2 544 (39.59%) Business Intelligence
3 266 (19.36%) Data Analysis
4 234 (17.03%) ETL
5 220 (16.01%) Data Modelling
6 198 (14.41%) Agile Software Development
7 148 (10.77%) Data Management
8 128 (9.32%) CRM
9 121 (8.81%) Predictive Modelling
10 118 (8.59%) Project Management
11 115 (8.37%) Statistical Analysis
12 108 (7.86%) Machine Learning
13 93 (6.77%) Stakeholder Management
14 92 (6.70%) Information Management
15 89 (6.48%) Data Analytics
16 87 (6.33%) Data Architecture
17 85 (6.19%) Statistical Modelling
18 80 (5.82%) E-Commerce
19 75 (5.46%) Mentoring
20 68 (4.95%) OO
Programming Languages
1 728 (52.98%) SQL
2 304 (22.13%) R
3 291 (21.18%) Python
4 202 (14.70%) Java
5 161 (11.72%) T-SQL
6 83 (6.04%) VBA
7 80 (5.82%) C#
8 77 (5.60%) MATLAB
9 70 (5.09%) PL/SQL
9 70 (5.09%) JavaScript
10 59 (4.29%) C++
11 49 (3.57%) C
12 40 (2.91%) Perl
12 40 (2.91%) Scala
13 38 (2.77%) Ruby
13 38 (2.77%) Bash Shell
14 29 (2.11%) VB
15 26 (1.89%) Shell Script
16 20 (1.46%) PHP
17 16 (1.16%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 350 (25.47%) Degree
2 78 (5.68%) PhD
3 46 (3.35%) Security Cleared
4 22 (1.60%) Oracle Certification
5 19 (1.38%) OCP
6 16 (1.16%) DV Cleared
7 14 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (0.95%) CCNA
8 13 (0.95%) ISEB
9 11 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (0.66%) SC Cleared
11 7 (0.51%) MCDBA
11 7 (0.51%) CISA
11 7 (0.51%) CIMA
11 7 (0.51%) CCNP
12 6 (0.44%) CCIP
12 6 (0.44%) MCP
12 6 (0.44%) MCSD
12 6 (0.44%) MCITP
13 5 (0.36%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (3.93%) Data Quality
2 37 (2.69%) QA
3 10 (0.73%) SLA
4 9 (0.66%) ISO 9001
4 9 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.51%) COBIT
5 7 (0.51%) ISO 14001
5 7 (0.51%) Solvency II
6 6 (0.44%) Basel II
7 3 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.15%) AIFMD
8 2 (0.15%) EMIR
8 2 (0.15%) MiFID
9 1 (0.073%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.073%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (0.80%) HDFS
2 8 (0.58%) vSphere
3 7 (0.51%) Active Directory
4 6 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.36%) VMware ESX
5 5 (0.36%) VirtualBox
5 5 (0.36%) KVM
6 3 (0.22%) Snort
7 2 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.15%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.15%) XenApp
7 2 (0.15%) XenServer
7 2 (0.15%) vCloud
8 1 (0.073%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.073%) UAG
8 1 (0.073%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.073%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (0.073%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (0.51%) Puppet
2 6 (0.44%) Netcool
2 6 (0.44%) SCCM
3 5 (0.36%) WSUS
3 5 (0.36%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.073%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.073%) HP UCMDB
4 1 (0.073%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.073%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.073%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.073%) Control-M
4 1 (0.073%) Nagios
4 1 (0.073%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 329 (23.94%) Microsoft
2 277 (20.16%) Oracle
3 185 (13.46%) Tableau
4 82 (5.97%) SAP
5 76 (5.53%) IBM
6 61 (4.44%) Cognos
7 37 (2.69%) Netezza
8 35 (2.55%) Teradata
9 34 (2.47%) Informatica
10 30 (2.18%) Google
11 28 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
12 25 (1.82%) MicroStrategy
13 22 (1.60%) Adobe
13 22 (1.60%) Alterian
14 19 (1.38%) Symantec
15 18 (1.31%) Cisco
15 18 (1.31%) Vertica
16 17 (1.24%) Omniture
16 17 (1.24%) Ab Initio
16 17 (1.24%) DataFlux
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £95000.00 per annum
Posted: 41 minutes ago
Reading, Berkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Michael Page Technology
Posted: 1 hour ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + package
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum + bonus & bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Career Concept Ltd
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Yell
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
BAE Systems
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £63000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Sentinel IT LLP
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday