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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Mining
Rank 410 401 421
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +20
Permanent jobs citing Data Mining 650 759 595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.61% 0.64% 0.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.93% 2.04% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 500 656 468
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,325 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
33701 37175 33976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.54% 31.47% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 28457 31963 29395
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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
England -8 601 £50,000 - 127
London -48 356 £60,000 - 62
South East +33 88 £45,000 -10.00% 21
City of London -31 49 £54,500 -16.15% 15
Yorkshire +23 47 £30,500 -8.27% 4
West Yorkshire +35 34 £32,500 -9.09% 3
East of England -26 34 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Berkshire +26 33 £57,500 +17.94% 6
Leeds +35 32 £32,500 -9.09% 3
North West +20 28 £36,000 -10.00% 12
Wales +32 27 £47,500 -11.21%
South Wales +26 27 £47,500 -11.21%
Torfaen - 27 £47,500 -
Cwmbran - 27 £47,500 -
South West +15 25 £37,500 -10.71% 9
Hampshire +7 22 £50,000 - 8
Wiltshire +12 19 £37,500 -11.24% 1
Scotland +39 14 £34,780 -32.79% 5
Cheshire +15 13 £62,500 - 2
Manchester +13 13 £34,500 -10.96% 6
West Midlands -13 13 £57,500 +17.94% 3
Buckinghamshire +7 12 £45,000 +16.12%
Reading -1 12 £48,750 +85.71% 1
North Yorkshire +18 11 £23,000 -25.80%
Cambridgeshire +4 11 £50,000 +33.33% 6
Essex 0 11 £40,000 -11.11%
Milton Keynes - 11 £45,000 -
Bracknell - 11 £60,000 - 2
Harrogate - 10 £23,000 -
Basingstoke +30 9 £50,000 -9.09% 5

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 743 (52.18%) SQL
2 532 (37.36%) Business Intelligence
3 524 (36.80%) Analytics
4 497 (34.90%) Analytical Skills
5 397 (27.88%) SQL Server
6 390 (27.39%) Degree
7 353 (24.79%) MS Excel
8 348 (24.44%) Big Data
9 332 (23.31%) Data Warehouse
10 325 (22.82%) Microsoft
11 321 (22.54%) Finance
12 315 (22.12%) Data Analysis
13 294 (20.65%) Marketing
14 291 (20.44%) ETL
15 284 (19.94%) SAS
16 277 (19.45%) Oracle
17 266 (18.68%) Python
18 252 (17.70%) Visualisation
19 250 (17.56%) R
19 250 (17.56%) Statistics
20 243 (17.06%) Data Modelling
21 227 (15.94%) SPSS
22 205 (14.40%) Hadoop
23 201 (14.12%) Mathematics
24 199 (13.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 186 (13.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 185 (12.99%) Computer Science
27 177 (12.43%) Java
28 155 (10.88%) Agile Software Development
29 154 (10.81%) Tableau

Data Mining
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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
1 284 (19.94%) SAS
2 59 (4.14%) SharePoint
3 42 (2.95%) Apache Pig
4 37 (2.60%) Apache Spark
5 22 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
6 16 (1.12%) Apache
7 15 (1.05%) Oracle Coherence
8 11 (0.77%) CMS
9 10 (0.70%) WebSphere
10 8 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 8 (0.56%) Tomcat
11 7 (0.49%) JBoss
12 6 (0.42%) Gentran
12 6 (0.42%) MS Exchange
13 4 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
13 4 (0.28%) Apache Solr
14 3 (0.21%) WebLogic
14 3 (0.21%) GlassFish
14 3 (0.21%) Lync
15 2 (0.14%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 353 (24.79%) MS Excel
2 227 (15.94%) SPSS
3 137 (9.62%) MS Office
4 76 (5.34%) PowerPivot
5 74 (5.20%) MS Visio
6 62 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
7 39 (2.74%) MS Project
8 19 (1.33%) Stata
9 7 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
10 6 (0.42%) GNU Octave
10 6 (0.42%) CPLEX
11 5 (0.35%) Gephi
12 4 (0.28%) FastStats
13 2 (0.14%) Weka
14 1 (0.070%) EViews
Business Applications
1 19 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.05%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
4 7 (0.49%) HFM
4 7 (0.49%) Hyperion Planning
5 6 (0.42%) Unica
5 6 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (0.42%) Cognos TM1
6 5 (0.35%) SAP MM
6 5 (0.35%) SAP QM
7 4 (0.28%) Oracle 11i
8 3 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.21%) SAP InfiniteInsight
8 3 (0.21%) Adobe Campaign
9 2 (0.14%) Markit EDM
9 2 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 2 (0.14%) Remedy AR System
9 2 (0.14%) SAP IS-U
9 2 (0.14%) Eagle PACE
9 2 (0.14%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 64 (4.49%) PaaS
2 45 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (2.18%) Google Analytics
4 25 (1.76%) SaaS
5 13 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (0.21%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.21%) Adobe Analytics
8 3 (0.21%) Amazon EMR
9 2 (0.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 2 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.14%) SmartFocus
10 1 (0.070%) Office 365
10 1 (0.070%) Route 53
10 1 (0.070%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 21 (1.47%) Internet
1 21 (1.47%) Firewall
2 18 (1.26%) TCP/IP
2 18 (1.26%) WAN
3 15 (1.05%) LAN
4 13 (0.91%) SAN
4 13 (0.91%) Intrusion Detection
5 10 (0.70%) Wireless
5 10 (0.70%) Intranet
5 10 (0.70%) HTTP
6 9 (0.63%) VPN
6 9 (0.63%) LDAP
7 7 (0.49%) SSL
8 6 (0.42%) NAS
9 5 (0.35%) VoIP
9 5 (0.35%) Ethernet
9 5 (0.35%) SMTP
9 5 (0.35%) DNS
9 5 (0.35%) MPLS
9 5 (0.35%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 397 (27.88%) SQL Server
2 348 (24.44%) Big Data
3 332 (23.31%) Data Warehouse
4 205 (14.40%) Hadoop
5 199 (13.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 186 (13.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 141 (9.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 121 (8.50%) Relational Database
9 120 (8.43%) OLAP
10 116 (8.15%) QlikView
11 74 (5.20%) NoSQL
12 66 (4.63%) Oracle Database
13 64 (4.49%) SQL Server 2008
14 62 (4.35%) Oracle OLAP
15 61 (4.28%) Text Mining
16 60 (4.21%) Apache Hive
17 56 (3.93%) MongoDB
18 44 (3.09%) Oracle BI EE
18 44 (3.09%) Spotfire
19 42 (2.95%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 22 (1.54%) Visual Studio
2 19 (1.33%) Toad
3 13 (0.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 10 (0.70%) Git (software)
4 10 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (0.63%) JUnit
6 8 (0.56%) Subversion
7 7 (0.49%) Ant
8 6 (0.42%) Gradle
8 6 (0.42%) JIRA
8 6 (0.42%) Maven
9 5 (0.35%) EasyMock
10 4 (0.28%) Talend Open Studio
10 4 (0.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 3 (0.21%) Eclipse
11 3 (0.21%) Oracle APEX
11 3 (0.21%) ReSharper
11 3 (0.21%) Moq
11 3 (0.21%) SoapUI
11 3 (0.21%) FogBugz
General
1 321 (22.54%) Finance
2 294 (20.65%) Marketing
3 108 (7.58%) Banking
4 107 (7.51%) Retail
5 99 (6.95%) Telecoms
6 96 (6.74%) Advertising
7 47 (3.30%) Legal
8 34 (2.39%) Billing
9 33 (2.32%) Games
10 22 (1.54%) Investment Banking
11 19 (1.33%) Publishing
12 18 (1.26%) Manufacturing
13 15 (1.05%) Financial Institution
14 13 (0.91%) Automotive
15 12 (0.84%) Law
16 11 (0.77%) Multimedia
17 10 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
18 7 (0.49%) Electronics
19 6 (0.42%) Online Betting
20 5 (0.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 482 (33.85%) Analyst
2 218 (15.31%) Developer
3 176 (12.36%) Data Scientist
4 159 (11.17%) Data Analyst
5 124 (8.71%) Architect
5 124 (8.71%) Consultant
6 106 (7.44%) Business Analyst
7 64 (4.49%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 62 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 60 (4.21%) Data Architect
10 56 (3.93%) Senior Analyst
11 45 (3.16%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 43 (3.02%) Insight Analyst
12 43 (3.02%) Senior Developer
13 35 (2.46%) Solutions Architect
14 34 (2.39%) Administrator
15 32 (2.25%) Support Analyst
16 31 (2.18%) MI Analyst
16 31 (2.18%) Technical Analyst
17 30 (2.11%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (4.14%) .NET
2 51 (3.58%) Web Services
3 49 (3.44%) XML
4 48 (3.37%) HTML
5 40 (2.81%) MDX
6 28 (1.97%) Natural Language Processing
7 24 (1.69%) ASP.NET
8 23 (1.62%) D3.js
9 18 (1.26%) Pandas
10 16 (1.12%) J2EE
11 15 (1.05%) scikit-learn
12 14 (0.98%) CSS
13 13 (0.91%) Spring
14 12 (0.84%) REST
14 12 (0.84%) Middleware
14 12 (0.84%) SOAP
15 11 (0.77%) XSLT
16 10 (0.70%) RESTful
16 10 (0.70%) Hibernate
17 9 (0.63%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 497 (34.90%) Analytical Skills
2 252 (17.70%) Visualisation
3 250 (17.56%) Statistics
4 201 (14.12%) Mathematics
5 185 (12.99%) Computer Science
6 127 (8.92%) Algorithms
7 107 (7.51%) Management Information System
8 70 (4.92%) Data Integration
9 65 (4.56%) Data Structures
10 58 (4.07%) Neural Network
11 50 (3.51%) Physics
11 50 (3.51%) Data Extraction
12 43 (3.02%) Economics
13 34 (2.39%) Artificial Intelligence
13 34 (2.39%) User Experience
14 33 (2.32%) Data Centre
14 33 (2.32%) Data Conversion
15 30 (2.11%) Replication
16 28 (1.97%) Social Network
17 19 (1.33%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 114 (8.01%) Linux
2 102 (7.16%) Windows
3 56 (3.93%) UNIX
4 14 (0.98%) Windows 7
5 13 (0.91%) Ubuntu
6 6 (0.42%) Windows 8
7 5 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.35%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.28%) Android
8 4 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.14%) Solaris
11 1 (0.070%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 532 (37.36%) Business Intelligence
2 524 (36.80%) Analytics
3 315 (22.12%) Data Analysis
4 291 (20.44%) ETL
5 243 (17.06%) Data Modelling
6 155 (10.88%) Agile Software Development
7 146 (10.25%) Project Management
8 144 (10.11%) Data Management
9 131 (9.20%) CRM
10 118 (8.29%) Predictive Modelling
11 107 (7.51%) E-Commerce
12 103 (7.23%) Statistical Modelling
13 95 (6.67%) Data Architecture
14 94 (6.60%) Machine Learning
15 82 (5.76%) Information Management
15 82 (5.76%) Statistical Analysis
16 80 (5.62%) Data Analytics
17 77 (5.41%) Business Analysis
18 72 (5.06%) ITIL
19 68 (4.78%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 743 (52.18%) SQL
2 266 (18.68%) Python
3 250 (17.56%) R
4 177 (12.43%) Java
5 145 (10.18%) T-SQL
6 110 (7.72%) VBA
6 110 (7.72%) C#
7 98 (6.88%) C++
8 90 (6.32%) PL/SQL
9 62 (4.35%) MATLAB
10 56 (3.93%) C
11 41 (2.88%) JavaScript
12 36 (2.53%) Scala
13 28 (1.97%) Ruby
14 24 (1.69%) Perl
15 21 (1.47%) VB
15 21 (1.47%) VB.NET
16 15 (1.05%) Shell Script
17 14 (0.98%) PHP
18 11 (0.77%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 390 (27.39%) Degree
2 103 (7.23%) PhD
3 21 (1.47%) ISEB
4 20 (1.40%) Security Cleared
4 20 (1.40%) Oracle Certification
5 17 (1.19%) OCP
6 16 (1.12%) NVQ Level 3
6 16 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (0.98%) CISA
8 11 (0.77%) CCNP
9 10 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (0.63%) SC Cleared
10 9 (0.63%) MCITP
11 7 (0.49%) MCP
11 7 (0.49%) CCNA
12 6 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (0.42%) CRISC
12 6 (0.42%) VCAP
12 6 (0.42%) VCDX
12 6 (0.42%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (2.95%) Data Quality
1 42 (2.95%) QA
2 15 (1.05%) ISO 9001
3 14 (0.98%) COBIT
4 13 (0.91%) SLA
5 12 (0.84%) Solvency II
6 11 (0.77%) Basel II
7 10 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (0.49%) ISO 14001
9 4 (0.28%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.070%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.070%) MiFID
System Software
1 22 (1.54%) HDFS
2 21 (1.47%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.77%) Snort
4 10 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (0.63%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.49%) vSphere
7 6 (0.42%) vCloud
7 6 (0.42%) XenServer
8 4 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (0.28%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.14%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.070%) Firmware
10 1 (0.070%) Squid
10 1 (0.070%) Xen
10 1 (0.070%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.070%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (0.35%) SCCM
1 5 (0.35%) Puppet
2 4 (0.28%) Netcool
3 3 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.14%) MIMEsweeper
4 2 (0.14%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (0.070%) Control-M
5 1 (0.070%) CA Endevor
5 1 (0.070%) WSUS
5 1 (0.070%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.070%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 325 (22.82%) Microsoft
2 277 (19.45%) Oracle
3 154 (10.81%) Tableau
4 112 (7.87%) IBM
5 106 (7.44%) Business Objects
6 81 (5.69%) SAP
7 63 (4.42%) Cognos
8 47 (3.30%) MicroStrategy
9 43 (3.02%) Teradata
10 42 (2.95%) Informatica
11 36 (2.53%) Netezza
12 34 (2.39%) Google
13 27 (1.90%) Cloudera
14 24 (1.69%) Ab Initio
14 24 (1.69%) Cisco
15 22 (1.54%) Greenplum
16 19 (1.33%) Omniture
16 19 (1.33%) Hortonworks
16 19 (1.33%) MapR
17 18 (1.26%) DataFlux
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