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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Mining
Rank 396 390 419
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +29
Permanent jobs citing Data Mining 702 798 616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.64% 0.67% 0.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.04% 2.13% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 561 687 501
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+11.25% +3.89%

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
34354 37552 35283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.13% 31.44% 31.94%
Number of salaries quoted 29017 31952 30489
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 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%

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 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 4 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
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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 -34 638 £50,000 - 110
London -56 380 £60,000 +4.34% 60
South East +17 86 £36,500 -23.15% 15
City of London -42 58 £54,500 -12.09% 15
Yorkshire +19 44 £30,000 -4.76% 15
East of England -15 38 £45,000 +12.50% 3
West Yorkshire +9 34 £31,000 -4.61% 11
Berkshire +11 32 £46,250 -22.91% 4
Wales +27 31 £47,500 +58.33% 1
Leeds +15 31 £31,000 -4.61% 11
South West +12 31 £37,500 -8.53% 6
South Wales +20 30 £48,250 +60.83% 1
Torfaen - 30 £48,250 -
Cwmbran - 30 £48,250 -
North West +23 29 £34,500 -13.75% 6
Wiltshire +24 21 £35,000 -16.66% 2
Scotland +33 19 £42,500 -17.87% 3
West Midlands -12 17 £57,500 +17.94% 1
Manchester +27 15 £34,500 -27.36% 3
Edinburgh +33 13 £65,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire +8 13 £42,500 -2.85% 1
Bracknell - 13 - - 1
Surrey +13 12 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Cheshire +6 12 £56,250 - 3
Suffolk +18 11 £70,000 +64.70%
Salisbury - 11 £35,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire +2 10 £55,000 +46.66% 2
Essex +1 10 £40,000 -11.11%
Hampshire -2 10 £50,000 - 8
Swindon - 10 £37,500 -

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 774 (53.27%) SQL
2 524 (36.06%) Business Intelligence
3 517 (35.58%) Analytics
4 504 (34.69%) Analytical Skills
5 419 (28.84%) SQL Server
6 382 (26.29%) Degree
7 354 (24.36%) Data Warehouse
8 353 (24.29%) Big Data
9 343 (23.61%) MS Excel
10 339 (23.33%) Finance
11 327 (22.51%) Data Analysis
12 310 (21.34%) Microsoft
13 303 (20.85%) ETL
14 297 (20.44%) Marketing
15 287 (19.75%) Oracle
16 285 (19.61%) SAS
17 260 (17.89%) Python
18 249 (17.14%) Data Modelling
18 249 (17.14%) Visualisation
19 230 (15.83%) R
20 228 (15.69%) Statistics
21 217 (14.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 216 (14.87%) SPSS
23 201 (13.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 200 (13.76%) Hadoop
25 190 (13.08%) Mathematics
26 172 (11.84%) Computer Science
27 170 (11.70%) Java
28 160 (11.01%) T-SQL
29 154 (10.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Data Mining
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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
1 285 (19.61%) SAS
2 63 (4.34%) SharePoint
3 45 (3.10%) Apache Pig
4 29 (2.00%) Apache Spark
5 19 (1.31%) Apache
6 16 (1.10%) Oracle Coherence
6 16 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
7 14 (0.96%) CMS
8 9 (0.62%) WebSphere
9 8 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 7 (0.48%) MS Exchange
11 6 (0.41%) JBoss
11 6 (0.41%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.34%) Gentran
13 3 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2013
13 3 (0.21%) Apache Solr
14 2 (0.14%) GlassFish
14 2 (0.14%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.14%) Lync
14 2 (0.14%) Node.js
Applications
1 343 (23.61%) MS Excel
2 216 (14.87%) SPSS
3 133 (9.15%) MS Office
4 73 (5.02%) MS Visio
5 62 (4.27%) PowerPivot
6 50 (3.44%) MS PowerPoint
7 38 (2.62%) MS Project
8 22 (1.51%) Stata
9 7 (0.48%) CPLEX
10 6 (0.41%) Gephi
11 5 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
11 5 (0.34%) GNU Octave
12 4 (0.28%) FastStats
13 1 (0.069%) EViews
Business Applications
1 19 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (0.62%) Cognos TM1
4 8 (0.55%) Oracle Financials
5 7 (0.48%) Oracle 11i
6 6 (0.41%) Unica
6 6 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
7 5 (0.34%) HFM
7 5 (0.34%) SAP QM
7 5 (0.34%) SAP MM
7 5 (0.34%) Hyperion Planning
8 3 (0.21%) SAP CRM
8 3 (0.21%) SAP InfiniteInsight
8 3 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.14%) Eagle PACE
9 2 (0.14%) Remedy AR System
9 2 (0.14%) SAP IS-U
9 2 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 2 (0.14%) Markit EDM
9 2 (0.14%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 72 (4.96%) PaaS
2 46 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (2.13%) Google Analytics
4 24 (1.65%) SaaS
5 16 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
6 14 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (0.55%) Amazon SQS
8 4 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.28%) Amazon EMR
8 4 (0.28%) Adobe Analytics
9 2 (0.14%) SmartFocus
9 2 (0.14%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.069%) Route 53
10 1 (0.069%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.069%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.069%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 25 (1.72%) Firewall
2 22 (1.51%) Internet
3 21 (1.45%) WAN
4 20 (1.38%) TCP/IP
5 18 (1.24%) LAN
6 14 (0.96%) VPN
7 13 (0.89%) Intrusion Detection
7 13 (0.89%) SAN
7 13 (0.89%) HTTP
8 12 (0.83%) MPLS
9 10 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (0.62%) Intranet
10 9 (0.62%) Cisco PIX
11 8 (0.55%) NAS
11 8 (0.55%) SSL
11 8 (0.55%) LDAP
12 7 (0.48%) Wireless
12 7 (0.48%) BGP
12 7 (0.48%) NetScaler
13 6 (0.41%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 419 (28.84%) SQL Server
2 354 (24.36%) Data Warehouse
3 353 (24.29%) Big Data
4 217 (14.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 201 (13.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 200 (13.76%) Hadoop
7 154 (10.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 120 (8.26%) Relational Database
9 119 (8.19%) OLAP
10 110 (7.57%) QlikView
11 76 (5.23%) SQL Server 2008
12 74 (5.09%) Oracle Database
13 67 (4.61%) NoSQL
14 62 (4.27%) MongoDB
15 58 (3.99%) Oracle OLAP
16 55 (3.79%) Apache Hive
17 54 (3.72%) Text Mining
18 52 (3.58%) SQL Server 2012
19 41 (2.82%) MySQL
19 41 (2.82%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 24 (1.65%) Visual Studio
2 13 (0.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 12 (0.83%) Toad
4 11 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (0.34%) JUnit
6 5 (0.34%) SoapUI
6 5 (0.34%) Moq
6 5 (0.34%) ReSharper
6 5 (0.34%) Talend Open Studio
7 4 (0.28%) JIRA
7 4 (0.28%) Ant
7 4 (0.28%) Maven
8 3 (0.21%) Subversion
8 3 (0.21%) Gradle
8 3 (0.21%) Git (software)
8 3 (0.21%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.14%) EasyMock
9 2 (0.14%) PHPUnit
9 2 (0.14%) Jenkins
General
1 339 (23.33%) Finance
2 297 (20.44%) Marketing
3 114 (7.85%) Banking
4 112 (7.71%) Retail
5 98 (6.74%) Advertising
6 97 (6.68%) Telecoms
7 48 (3.30%) Legal
8 34 (2.34%) Billing
9 31 (2.13%) Games
10 20 (1.38%) Investment Banking
11 19 (1.31%) Manufacturing
12 15 (1.03%) Financial Institution
13 12 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
13 12 (0.83%) Publishing
13 12 (0.83%) Automotive
14 11 (0.76%) Law
15 6 (0.41%) Online Betting
16 5 (0.34%) Electronics
16 5 (0.34%) Back Office
16 5 (0.34%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 508 (34.96%) Analyst
2 218 (15.00%) Developer
3 170 (11.70%) Data Scientist
4 162 (11.15%) Data Analyst
5 131 (9.02%) Consultant
6 120 (8.26%) Architect
7 110 (7.57%) Business Analyst
8 65 (4.47%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 64 (4.40%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 61 (4.20%) Data Architect
11 56 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
12 54 (3.72%) Insight Analyst
13 48 (3.30%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 40 (2.75%) Administrator
15 37 (2.55%) Support Analyst
16 36 (2.48%) Technical Analyst
16 36 (2.48%) Senior Developer
17 32 (2.20%) Solutions Architect
18 31 (2.13%) DBA
18 31 (2.13%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (4.47%) .NET
2 47 (3.23%) XML
3 46 (3.17%) HTML
4 44 (3.03%) Web Services
5 41 (2.82%) MDX
6 25 (1.72%) Natural Language Processing
7 24 (1.65%) ASP.NET
8 18 (1.24%) CSS
9 17 (1.17%) scikit-learn
10 16 (1.10%) Pandas
11 15 (1.03%) J2EE
12 13 (0.89%) Middleware
12 13 (0.89%) D3.js
12 13 (0.89%) RESTful
13 11 (0.76%) XSLT
13 11 (0.76%) .NET Framework
14 9 (0.62%) SOAP
14 9 (0.62%) SciPy
14 9 (0.62%) Django
14 9 (0.62%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 504 (34.69%) Analytical Skills
2 249 (17.14%) Visualisation
3 228 (15.69%) Statistics
4 190 (13.08%) Mathematics
5 172 (11.84%) Computer Science
6 135 (9.29%) Algorithms
7 110 (7.57%) Management Information System
8 67 (4.61%) Data Structures
9 60 (4.13%) Data Integration
10 58 (3.99%) Neural Network
11 52 (3.58%) Data Extraction
12 49 (3.37%) Open Source
13 47 (3.23%) User Experience
14 45 (3.10%) Physics
15 39 (2.68%) Economics
16 38 (2.62%) Artificial Intelligence
17 30 (2.06%) Social Network
18 29 (2.00%) Replication
19 26 (1.79%) Data Conversion
20 23 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 113 (7.78%) Linux
2 110 (7.57%) Windows
3 57 (3.92%) UNIX
4 19 (1.31%) Windows 7
5 13 (0.89%) Apple iOS
5 13 (0.89%) Ubuntu
6 8 (0.55%) Windows 8
7 7 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (0.41%) Android
8 6 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.14%) CentOS
10 2 (0.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 524 (36.06%) Business Intelligence
2 517 (35.58%) Analytics
3 327 (22.51%) Data Analysis
4 303 (20.85%) ETL
5 249 (17.14%) Data Modelling
6 143 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
7 142 (9.77%) Project Management
8 132 (9.08%) Data Management
9 130 (8.95%) CRM
10 121 (8.33%) E-Commerce
10 121 (8.33%) Predictive Modelling
11 106 (7.30%) Statistical Modelling
12 97 (6.68%) Data Architecture
13 94 (6.47%) Machine Learning
14 86 (5.92%) Data Analytics
15 81 (5.57%) Statistical Analysis
16 76 (5.23%) Business Analysis
16 76 (5.23%) ITIL
17 73 (5.02%) Information Management
18 70 (4.82%) Mobile Marketing
Programming Languages
1 774 (53.27%) SQL
2 260 (17.89%) Python
3 230 (15.83%) R
4 170 (11.70%) Java
5 160 (11.01%) T-SQL
6 113 (7.78%) C#
7 102 (7.02%) VBA
8 95 (6.54%) C++
9 92 (6.33%) PL/SQL
10 64 (4.40%) MATLAB
11 52 (3.58%) C
12 43 (2.96%) JavaScript
12 43 (2.96%) Scala
13 37 (2.55%) Ruby
14 27 (1.86%) VB
15 20 (1.38%) Perl
16 19 (1.31%) VB.NET
17 14 (0.96%) PHP
18 11 (0.76%) Shell Script
18 11 (0.76%) F#
Qualifications
1 382 (26.29%) Degree
2 106 (7.30%) PhD
3 24 (1.65%) ISEB
4 20 (1.38%) Security Cleared
5 18 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (1.17%) Oracle Certification
6 17 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (1.10%) NVQ Level 3
8 15 (1.03%) CISA
8 15 (1.03%) OCP
9 14 (0.96%) CCNP
10 12 (0.83%) MCITP
11 11 (0.76%) CCIE
12 10 (0.69%) MCP
13 9 (0.62%) SC Cleared
14 8 (0.55%) MCSD
14 8 (0.55%) MCDBA
15 7 (0.48%) CISM
15 7 (0.48%) CCNA
15 7 (0.48%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (3.17%) QA
2 29 (2.00%) Data Quality
3 17 (1.17%) ISO 9001
4 16 (1.10%) SLA
5 14 (0.96%) COBIT
6 13 (0.89%) Solvency II
7 12 (0.83%) Basel II
8 10 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (0.34%) ISO 14001
9 5 (0.34%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.069%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.069%) MiFID
System Software
1 25 (1.72%) Active Directory
2 21 (1.45%) HDFS
3 15 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.76%) Snort
4 11 (0.76%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.48%) vSphere
6 6 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (0.41%) XenServer
6 6 (0.41%) Firmware
7 5 (0.34%) vCloud
8 4 (0.28%) Xen
9 2 (0.14%) Squid
9 2 (0.14%) Sendmail
9 2 (0.14%) XenApp
9 2 (0.14%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.069%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.069%) NFS
10 1 (0.069%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.069%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.069%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 4 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (0.28%) Puppet
2 3 (0.21%) SCCM
3 2 (0.14%) MIMEsweeper
3 2 (0.14%) MAILsweeper
3 2 (0.14%) Netcool
4 1 (0.069%) Control-M
4 1 (0.069%) CA Endevor
4 1 (0.069%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 310 (21.34%) Microsoft
2 287 (19.75%) Oracle
3 137 (9.43%) Tableau
4 110 (7.57%) Business Objects
5 109 (7.50%) IBM
6 83 (5.71%) SAP
7 60 (4.13%) Cognos
8 54 (3.72%) Teradata
9 44 (3.03%) MicroStrategy
10 41 (2.82%) Informatica
11 37 (2.55%) Google
12 33 (2.27%) Netezza
13 26 (1.79%) Cloudera
13 26 (1.79%) Cisco
14 23 (1.58%) Omniture
15 22 (1.51%) Ab Initio
16 18 (1.24%) MapR
16 18 (1.24%) Hyperion
17 17 (1.17%) Hortonworks
18 16 (1.10%) Greenplum
London
PwC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
PwC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harnham
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £62000 - £68000 per annum + full bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Churchill Frank
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brackley, Northamptonshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent bonus scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits EXCELLENT BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ISL
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum plus benefits package and great of
Posted: 3 days ago