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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Mining
Rank 396 389 418
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +29
Permanent jobs citing Data Mining 713 772 622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.65% 0.66% 0.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.07% 2.10% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 509 647 487
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £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 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
34459 36757 34573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.49% 31.25% 31.47%
Number of salaries quoted 29043 31543 29962
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 £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 7 July 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 7 July 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 -24 653 £50,000 - 135
London -9 395 £60,000 - 66
South East +40 95 £50,000 - 12
City of London -10 77 £57,500 -11.53% 26
North West +46 52 £42,500 +20.56% 16
Hampshire +33 38 £50,000 - 2
Yorkshire +38 37 £35,000 -20.00% 7
Berkshire -1 34 £57,500 +15.00% 4
Wales +21 29 £47,500 -11.21% 1
Cheshire - 29 £40,000 - 5
West Yorkshire +28 28 £35,000 -22.22% 6
Leeds +26 28 £35,000 -22.22% 5
South Wales +30 27 £47,500 -11.21% 1
East of England -61 26 £45,000 +12.50% 10
Torfaen - 26 £47,500 -
Cwmbran - 26 £47,500 -
South West -3 24 £37,500 -11.76% 7
Manchester +12 21 £45,000 +20.00% 11
Scotland +17 20 £31,500 -10.00% 6
Wiltshire -2 20 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Chester - 18 £40,000 - 2
Reading -4 15 £57,500 +70.37% 1
Cambridgeshire -8 15 £45,000 +20.00% 8
East Midlands -12 14 £37,500 -25.00% 8
Basingstoke - 14 £50,000 - 1
Salisbury - 12 £31,500 - 1
Nottingham +2 10 £35,500 -29.00% 6
Nottinghamshire -1 10 £35,500 -21.11% 6
Edinburgh - 9 £39,000 - 4
Brentford - 8 £32,500 -

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 (51.21%) SQL
2 576 (39.70%) Analytics
3 556 (38.32%) Business Intelligence
4 510 (35.15%) Analytical Skills
5 400 (27.57%) Degree
6 359 (24.74%) Big Data
7 350 (24.12%) Finance
8 348 (23.98%) SQL Server
9 340 (23.43%) Microsoft
10 322 (22.19%) MS Excel
11 315 (21.71%) Data Warehouse
12 304 (20.95%) Data Analysis
13 303 (20.88%) SAS
14 297 (20.47%) Marketing
15 288 (19.85%) Oracle
16 285 (19.64%) Python
17 284 (19.57%) ETL
18 282 (19.43%) R
19 264 (18.19%) Statistics
20 257 (17.71%) Visualisation
21 237 (16.33%) Data Modelling
22 227 (15.64%) SPSS
23 213 (14.68%) Mathematics
24 212 (14.61%) Hadoop
25 204 (14.06%) Computer Science
26 183 (12.61%) Tableau
27 180 (12.41%) Java
28 177 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
29 174 (11.99%) Agile Software Development
30 168 (11.58%) Data Management

Data Mining
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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
1 303 (20.88%) SAS
2 48 (3.31%) SharePoint
3 41 (2.83%) Apache Pig
4 39 (2.69%) Apache Spark
5 28 (1.93%) Elasticsearch
6 18 (1.24%) Apache
7 13 (0.90%) Tomcat
8 10 (0.69%) WebSphere
8 10 (0.69%) CMS
9 9 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 7 (0.48%) JBoss
10 7 (0.48%) Oracle Coherence
11 6 (0.41%) Gentran
11 6 (0.41%) Apache Solr
12 5 (0.34%) OpenStack
13 4 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
14 3 (0.21%) Lync
14 3 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
14 3 (0.21%) GlassFish
14 3 (0.21%) WebLogic
Applications
1 322 (22.19%) MS Excel
2 227 (15.64%) SPSS
3 131 (9.03%) MS Office
4 86 (5.93%) PowerPivot
5 81 (5.58%) MS PowerPoint
6 55 (3.79%) MS Visio
7 28 (1.93%) MS Project
8 26 (1.79%) Spreadsheet
9 13 (0.90%) Stata
10 8 (0.55%) GNU Octave
11 6 (0.41%) CPLEX
12 5 (0.34%) Weka
13 3 (0.21%) Gephi
13 3 (0.21%) FastStats
14 2 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 19 (1.31%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.62%) Oracle Financials
4 8 (0.55%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (0.55%) Hyperion Planning
4 8 (0.55%) Adobe Campaign
5 7 (0.48%) HFM
6 5 (0.34%) SAP QM
6 5 (0.34%) SAP InfiniteInsight
6 5 (0.34%) SAP MM
6 5 (0.34%) Unica
7 3 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.21%) RiskWrite
7 3 (0.21%) Rolfe and Nolan
8 2 (0.14%) Markit EDM
8 2 (0.14%) Remedy AR System
8 2 (0.14%) SAP IS-U
8 2 (0.14%) Eagle PACE
8 2 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.14%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 60 (4.14%) PaaS
2 46 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (1.65%) Google Analytics
4 19 (1.31%) SaaS
5 12 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.41%) Office 365
7 6 (0.41%) Amazon EMR
8 5 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.21%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.21%) Azure Machine Learning
9 3 (0.21%) Adobe Analytics
10 2 (0.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.14%) SmartFocus
11 1 (0.069%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.069%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.38%) WAN
2 19 (1.31%) LAN
3 17 (1.17%) TCP/IP
3 17 (1.17%) SAN
3 17 (1.17%) Firewall
4 15 (1.03%) Internet
5 12 (0.83%) LDAP
6 10 (0.69%) Wireless
7 8 (0.55%) Intrusion Detection
7 8 (0.55%) HTTP
7 8 (0.55%) VPN
8 7 (0.48%) Ethernet
8 7 (0.48%) DNS
9 6 (0.41%) HTTPS
9 6 (0.41%) SSL
9 6 (0.41%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (0.34%) GoToMeeting
10 5 (0.34%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (0.34%) Fibre Channel
10 5 (0.34%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 359 (24.74%) Big Data
2 348 (23.98%) SQL Server
3 315 (21.71%) Data Warehouse
4 212 (14.61%) Hadoop
5 177 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 149 (10.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 134 (9.24%) Relational Database
8 130 (8.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 127 (8.75%) QlikView
10 114 (7.86%) OLAP
11 76 (5.24%) NoSQL
12 72 (4.96%) Oracle Database
13 69 (4.76%) Apache Hive
14 68 (4.69%) Text Mining
15 61 (4.20%) Oracle OLAP
16 60 (4.14%) Oracle BI EE
17 50 (3.45%) MongoDB
17 50 (3.45%) Spotfire
18 44 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
19 43 (2.96%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 29 (2.00%) Toad
2 21 (1.45%) Git (software)
3 16 (1.10%) Visual Studio
3 16 (1.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 13 (0.90%) Subversion
5 10 (0.69%) JUnit
6 8 (0.55%) Maven
6 8 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (0.48%) JIRA
7 7 (0.48%) Ant
8 6 (0.41%) Selenium
8 6 (0.41%) Gradle
8 6 (0.41%) EasyMock
9 5 (0.34%) Talend Open Studio
10 4 (0.28%) Eclipse
10 4 (0.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 3 (0.21%) Oracle APEX
11 3 (0.21%) Mercurial
11 3 (0.21%) FogBugz
12 2 (0.14%) Jenkins
General
1 350 (24.12%) Finance
2 297 (20.47%) Marketing
3 115 (7.93%) Telecoms
4 98 (6.75%) Retail
5 96 (6.62%) Banking
6 89 (6.13%) Advertising
7 51 (3.51%) Legal
8 36 (2.48%) Games
9 29 (2.00%) Publishing
10 24 (1.65%) Billing
11 21 (1.45%) Multimedia
12 20 (1.38%) Financial Institution
13 16 (1.10%) Manufacturing
13 16 (1.10%) Investment Banking
14 14 (0.96%) Automotive
14 14 (0.96%) Law
15 8 (0.55%) Electronics
16 7 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
17 6 (0.41%) Online Betting
18 5 (0.34%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 476 (32.80%) Analyst
2 222 (15.30%) Developer
3 207 (14.27%) Data Scientist
4 174 (11.99%) Data Analyst
5 124 (8.55%) Consultant
6 118 (8.13%) Architect
7 86 (5.93%) Business Analyst
8 70 (4.82%) Senior Analyst
9 69 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 61 (4.20%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 57 (3.93%) Data Architect
12 54 (3.72%) Senior Developer
13 41 (2.83%) Insight Analyst
14 37 (2.55%) Support Analyst
15 36 (2.48%) Business Developer
16 35 (2.41%) SQL Developer
17 34 (2.34%) Solutions Architect
18 32 (2.21%) Oracle Developer
18 32 (2.21%) Data Manager
19 31 (2.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (3.58%) .NET
2 49 (3.38%) Web Services
3 46 (3.17%) XML
4 44 (3.03%) HTML
5 33 (2.27%) MDX
6 31 (2.14%) Natural Language Processing
7 24 (1.65%) D3.js
8 22 (1.52%) Pandas
9 21 (1.45%) ASP.NET
10 18 (1.24%) Spring
11 14 (0.96%) CSS
11 14 (0.96%) J2EE
12 13 (0.90%) Hibernate
12 13 (0.90%) Middleware
12 13 (0.90%) REST
13 12 (0.83%) Kafka
13 12 (0.83%) XSLT
13 12 (0.83%) SOAP
14 11 (0.76%) scikit-learn
15 10 (0.69%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 510 (35.15%) Analytical Skills
2 264 (18.19%) Statistics
3 257 (17.71%) Visualisation
4 213 (14.68%) Mathematics
5 204 (14.06%) Computer Science
6 128 (8.82%) Algorithms
7 104 (7.17%) Management Information System
8 83 (5.72%) Data Integration
9 71 (4.89%) Data Structures
10 57 (3.93%) Neural Network
10 57 (3.93%) Physics
11 50 (3.45%) Economics
12 46 (3.17%) Data Extraction
13 34 (2.34%) Data Conversion
14 33 (2.27%) Credit Risk
15 31 (2.14%) Replication
16 30 (2.07%) Data Centre
17 29 (2.00%) Social Network
18 28 (1.93%) Data Protection Act
19 26 (1.79%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 114 (7.86%) Linux
2 84 (5.79%) Windows
3 45 (3.10%) UNIX
4 9 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (0.55%) Windows 7
5 8 (0.55%) Ubuntu
6 4 (0.28%) Android
7 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.21%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.14%) Solaris
9 1 (0.069%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.069%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.069%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 576 (39.70%) Analytics
2 556 (38.32%) Business Intelligence
3 304 (20.95%) Data Analysis
4 284 (19.57%) ETL
5 237 (16.33%) Data Modelling
6 174 (11.99%) Agile Software Development
7 168 (11.58%) Data Management
8 143 (9.86%) Project Management
9 136 (9.37%) CRM
10 130 (8.96%) Predictive Modelling
11 103 (7.10%) Statistical Analysis
12 99 (6.82%) Machine Learning
13 97 (6.69%) Statistical Modelling
13 97 (6.69%) Information Management
14 94 (6.48%) Data Architecture
15 93 (6.41%) E-Commerce
16 84 (5.79%) Data Analytics
17 78 (5.38%) Predictive Analytics
18 73 (5.03%) Stakeholder Management
19 66 (4.55%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 743 (51.21%) SQL
2 285 (19.64%) Python
3 282 (19.43%) R
4 180 (12.41%) Java
5 157 (10.82%) T-SQL
6 90 (6.20%) VBA
7 89 (6.13%) C#
8 87 (6.00%) C++
9 84 (5.79%) PL/SQL
10 64 (4.41%) MATLAB
11 58 (4.00%) C
12 40 (2.76%) JavaScript
13 37 (2.55%) Scala
14 33 (2.27%) Perl
15 29 (2.00%) Ruby
16 26 (1.79%) VB
17 22 (1.52%) Bash Shell
18 18 (1.24%) VB.NET
19 16 (1.10%) PHP
20 15 (1.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 400 (27.57%) Degree
2 95 (6.55%) PhD
3 27 (1.86%) Security Cleared
4 22 (1.52%) Oracle Certification
5 20 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (1.31%) OCP
7 13 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (0.90%) CISA
7 13 (0.90%) CCNA
8 12 (0.83%) ISEB
9 11 (0.76%) CCNP
10 10 (0.69%) MCITP
11 8 (0.55%) MCP
11 8 (0.55%) DV Cleared
12 7 (0.48%) SC Cleared
13 6 (0.41%) NVQ Level 3
13 6 (0.41%) MCSD
13 6 (0.41%) CCIP
13 6 (0.41%) MCDBA
14 5 (0.34%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (3.93%) Data Quality
2 41 (2.83%) QA
3 17 (1.17%) SLA
4 12 (0.83%) COBIT
5 11 (0.76%) ISO 9001
6 8 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (0.48%) ISO 14001
7 7 (0.48%) Solvency II
8 5 (0.34%) Basel II
9 3 (0.21%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.069%) AIFMD
11 1 (0.069%) EMIR
11 1 (0.069%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.069%) MiFID
System Software
1 22 (1.52%) HDFS
2 15 (1.03%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.62%) vSphere
4 7 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.41%) Snort
6 5 (0.34%) VMware ESX
6 5 (0.34%) KVM
7 4 (0.28%) vCloud
7 4 (0.28%) XenServer
7 4 (0.28%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.069%) Firmware
8 1 (0.069%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 9 (0.62%) Puppet
2 6 (0.41%) Netcool
3 5 (0.34%) WSUS
3 5 (0.34%) SCCM
4 3 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.069%) HP UCMDB
5 1 (0.069%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.069%) CA Endevor
5 1 (0.069%) Control-M
5 1 (0.069%) Nagios
5 1 (0.069%) MIMEsweeper
5 1 (0.069%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 340 (23.43%) Microsoft
2 288 (19.85%) Oracle
3 183 (12.61%) Tableau
4 107 (7.37%) IBM
5 91 (6.27%) Business Objects
6 86 (5.93%) SAP
7 62 (4.27%) Cognos
8 43 (2.96%) Netezza
9 41 (2.83%) MicroStrategy
10 40 (2.76%) Informatica
11 36 (2.48%) Teradata
12 32 (2.21%) Google
13 25 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
13 25 (1.72%) Cloudera
14 24 (1.65%) Cisco
15 22 (1.52%) Ab Initio
15 22 (1.52%) Greenplum
15 22 (1.52%) Vertica
15 22 (1.52%) DataFlux
16 17 (1.17%) Hortonworks
London
EXCELerate
Salary: Circa £80k plus Car Allowance, Health Care and Pension
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experian
Salary: £Competitive&package
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
South West London
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Harwell, Oxfordshire
Research Councils UK
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
AstraZeneca
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
AstraZeneca
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 -£85,000, with excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 -£85,000, with excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: up to £45k + 10% bonus + good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Venturi
Salary: £70000 - £93000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Salary DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Salary DOE
Posted: 3 days ago