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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Mining
Rank 404 400 383
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -17
Permanent jobs citing Data Mining 692 615 704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.59% 0.58% 0.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.93% 1.83% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 561 510 602
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 £30,925 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £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
35803 33543 36286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.76% 31.54% 31.06%
Number of salaries quoted 30210 28951 31934
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 £69,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -3 647 £47,500 +5.55% 66
London +29 345 £55,000 +10.00% 33
East of England +44 82 £42,500 +15.64% 6
City of London +1 79 £60,000 +4.34% 15
South East -75 77 £45,000 +9.75% 13
North West +21 75 £37,250 -32.57% 5
Manchester +17 57 £33,000 -40.27% 3
Hertfordshire +15 34 £45,000 +22.44% 3
Essex +27 26 £42,500 +15.64% 1
Berkshire -23 25 £50,000 -13.04% 3
Cambridgeshire +5 22 £47,500 +13.09% 2
South West -5 22 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Reading -2 19 £45,000 +12.50% 1
West Midlands -17 19 £37,500 -4.45%
Surrey -6 18 £42,500 - 5
Colchester +11 17 £45,000 +22.44%
West Sussex -4 17 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Scotland -32 17 £35,000 -36.36% 1
Glasgow +5 16 £35,000 -26.31%
Wiltshire - 15 £33,000 - 2
Cambridge 0 14 £37,500 -9.63% 2
East Midlands -18 14 £37,500 -9.63% 2
Yorkshire -59 12 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Swindon - 12 £35,000 -
Cheshunt - 11 £50,000 -
Merseyside +16 9 £47,750 +44.69% 1
Stevenage +7 8 £45,000 +22.44% 1
Chester +3 8 - -
Birmingham -3 8 £37,500 -14.28%
Nottinghamshire -3 8 £32,500 -18.75% 1

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 801 (55.28%) SQL
2 450 (31.06%) Analytics
3 444 (30.64%) Business Intelligence
4 433 (29.88%) Finance
5 404 (27.88%) Degree
6 367 (25.33%) SQL Server
7 337 (23.26%) Data Warehouse
8 336 (23.19%) Java
9 316 (21.81%) MS Excel
10 287 (19.81%) ETL
11 273 (18.84%) Data Analysis
12 258 (17.81%) Microsoft
13 257 (17.74%) SAS
14 251 (17.32%) Big Data
15 223 (15.39%) Relational Database
16 218 (15.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 210 (14.49%) Oracle
17 210 (14.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 206 (14.22%) Statistics
19 205 (14.15%) CRM
20 204 (14.08%) Python
21 201 (13.87%) Mathematics
21 201 (13.87%) Computer Science
22 193 (13.32%) Marketing
23 189 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 189 (13.04%) Hadoop
24 188 (12.97%) R
25 184 (12.70%) Retail
26 158 (10.90%) SPSS
27 147 (10.14%) T-SQL

Data Mining
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 257 (17.74%) SAS
2 53 (3.66%) Apache Pig
3 43 (2.97%) WebSphere
4 37 (2.55%) Apache Solr
5 34 (2.35%) WebLogic
6 30 (2.07%) GlassFish
7 29 (2.00%) SharePoint
8 28 (1.93%) Tomcat
9 22 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
10 20 (1.38%) Apache
11 15 (1.04%) Tornado
12 10 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
13 9 (0.62%) IIS
14 8 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
14 8 (0.55%) TIBCO EMS
15 7 (0.48%) CMS
16 4 (0.28%) Gentran
16 4 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
17 3 (0.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 3 (0.21%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 316 (21.81%) MS Excel
2 158 (10.90%) SPSS
3 93 (6.42%) MS Office
4 52 (3.59%) Spreadsheet
5 31 (2.14%) MS Visio
6 28 (1.93%) CPLEX
7 27 (1.86%) MS PowerPoint
8 12 (0.83%) FastStats
9 10 (0.69%) MS Project
10 8 (0.55%) PowerPivot
11 4 (0.28%) Mathematica
12 2 (0.14%) Stata
13 1 (0.069%) S-PLUS
13 1 (0.069%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 36 (2.48%) Google Analytics
2 13 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
4 9 (0.62%) HFM
5 8 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
6 7 (0.48%) SAP Business One
6 7 (0.48%) Hyperion Planning
6 7 (0.48%) Markit EDM
7 5 (0.35%) Cognos TM1
8 4 (0.28%) Line 500
9 3 (0.21%) Sage 200
10 2 (0.14%) SiteCatalyst
10 2 (0.14%) Eagle PACE
10 2 (0.14%) Oracle General Ledger
10 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
10 2 (0.14%) Magento
10 2 (0.14%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
10 2 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 2 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
10 2 (0.14%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 50 (3.45%) SaaS
2 34 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
3 17 (1.17%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (0.76%) Amazon EMR
6 3 (0.21%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.21%) Office 365
7 2 (0.14%) Trello
8 1 (0.069%) ElastiCache
8 1 (0.069%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.069%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.069%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 26 (1.79%) Internet
2 14 (0.97%) WAN
3 10 (0.69%) HTTP
3 10 (0.69%) Wireless
3 10 (0.69%) Network Security
4 9 (0.62%) TCP/IP
4 9 (0.62%) Broadband
5 8 (0.55%) ATM
6 7 (0.48%) VPN
7 6 (0.41%) SMS
7 6 (0.41%) SAN
7 6 (0.41%) Firewall
8 5 (0.35%) LAN
9 4 (0.28%) ADSL
9 4 (0.28%) VoIP
9 4 (0.28%) DNS
9 4 (0.28%) NFC
10 3 (0.21%) AMQP
10 3 (0.21%) DMVPN
10 3 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 367 (25.33%) SQL Server
2 337 (23.26%) Data Warehouse
3 251 (17.32%) Big Data
4 223 (15.39%) Relational Database
5 218 (15.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 210 (14.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 189 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 189 (13.04%) Hadoop
8 119 (8.21%) OLAP
9 93 (6.42%) MySQL
10 92 (6.35%) SQL Server 2008
11 83 (5.73%) NoSQL
12 80 (5.52%) QlikView
13 60 (4.14%) Apache Hive
14 58 (4.00%) RDBMS
15 52 (3.59%) MongoDB
16 43 (2.97%) Oracle Database
17 40 (2.76%) SQL Server 2005
18 39 (2.69%) SQL Server 2012
19 34 (2.35%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 51 (3.52%) Subversion
2 40 (2.76%) Maven
2 40 (2.76%) Eclipse
3 37 (2.55%) Ant
4 30 (2.07%) Gradle
5 28 (1.93%) JUnit
6 23 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
7 21 (1.45%) NetBeans
8 19 (1.31%) Oracle Forms
9 17 (1.17%) Visual Studio
10 16 (1.10%) Git (software)
11 10 (0.69%) CruiseControl
11 10 (0.69%) ClearCase
12 9 (0.62%) Hudson
12 9 (0.62%) Talend Open Studio
13 7 (0.48%) JIRA
14 6 (0.41%) Oracle APEX
14 6 (0.41%) Jenkins
15 5 (0.35%) Selenium
16 4 (0.28%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 433 (29.88%) Finance
2 193 (13.32%) Marketing
3 184 (12.70%) Retail
4 140 (9.66%) Banking
5 87 (6.00%) Advertising
6 80 (5.52%) Telecoms
7 65 (4.49%) Investment Banking
8 38 (2.62%) Front Office
9 35 (2.42%) Pharmaceutical
10 31 (2.14%) Legal
11 30 (2.07%) Financial Institution
12 26 (1.79%) Games
13 23 (1.59%) Back Office
14 20 (1.38%) Publishing
15 19 (1.31%) Automotive
16 18 (1.24%) Manufacturing
17 16 (1.10%) Billing
18 15 (1.04%) Law
19 11 (0.76%) German Language
20 10 (0.69%) French Language
Job Titles
1 461 (31.82%) Analyst
2 285 (19.67%) Developer
3 163 (11.25%) Data Analyst
4 158 (10.90%) Data Scientist
5 140 (9.66%) Business Analyst
6 121 (8.35%) Consultant
7 117 (8.07%) Architect
8 62 (4.28%) Senior Analyst
9 57 (3.93%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 46 (3.17%) Systems Analyst
11 43 (2.97%) Solutions Architect
11 43 (2.97%) Insight Analyst
12 42 (2.90%) Senior Developer
13 41 (2.83%) Python Developer
14 39 (2.69%) Business Intelligence Consultant
15 38 (2.62%) Java Developer
16 36 (2.48%) Software Engineer
17 34 (2.35%) Data Architect
17 34 (2.35%) Support Analyst
18 31 (2.14%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (8.76%) XML
2 126 (8.70%) .NET
3 76 (5.24%) HTML
4 55 (3.80%) Spring
5 46 (3.17%) Servlets
5 46 (3.17%) jQuery
6 45 (3.11%) JSP
7 44 (3.04%) JMS
8 43 (2.97%) Web Services
8 43 (2.97%) ASP.NET
8 43 (2.97%) MDX
9 42 (2.90%) Hibernate
10 36 (2.48%) CSS
10 36 (2.48%) SOAP
10 36 (2.48%) Natural Language Processing
11 35 (2.42%) REST
12 33 (2.28%) J2EE
13 30 (2.07%) Django
14 29 (2.00%) Lucene
15 25 (1.73%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 206 (14.22%) Statistics
2 201 (13.87%) Mathematics
2 201 (13.87%) Computer Science
3 147 (10.14%) Visualisation
4 96 (6.63%) Management Information System
5 61 (4.21%) Economics
6 54 (3.73%) Artificial Intelligence
7 51 (3.52%) Neural Network
8 41 (2.83%) Open Source
9 34 (2.35%) Physics
10 33 (2.28%) Credit Risk
11 32 (2.21%) Applied Mathematics
12 30 (2.07%) Data Integration
13 29 (2.00%) Derivative
14 28 (1.93%) Digital Media
15 24 (1.66%) Data Conversion
16 21 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 20 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
18 19 (1.31%) Replication
19 18 (1.24%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 91 (6.28%) Linux
2 83 (5.73%) UNIX
3 60 (4.14%) Windows
4 16 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (0.62%) Apple iOS
6 8 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.35%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.28%) Android
10 3 (0.21%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.14%) SUSE
11 2 (0.14%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.14%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 450 (31.06%) Analytics
2 444 (30.64%) Business Intelligence
3 287 (19.81%) ETL
4 273 (18.84%) Data Analysis
5 205 (14.15%) CRM
6 143 (9.87%) Data Modelling
7 136 (9.39%) Project Management
8 117 (8.07%) Data Management
9 99 (6.83%) Predictive Modelling
10 89 (6.14%) Performance Tuning
11 85 (5.87%) Agile Software Development
11 85 (5.87%) E-Commerce
12 80 (5.52%) Software Engineering
12 80 (5.52%) Business Analysis
13 78 (5.38%) Machine Learning
14 73 (5.04%) OO
15 69 (4.76%) ITIL
16 61 (4.21%) MapReduce
17 59 (4.07%) Statistical Analysis
18 58 (4.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 801 (55.28%) SQL
2 336 (23.19%) Java
3 204 (14.08%) Python
4 188 (12.97%) R
5 147 (10.14%) T-SQL
6 128 (8.83%) C#
7 117 (8.07%) C++
8 114 (7.87%) VBA
9 96 (6.63%) MATLAB
10 78 (5.38%) VB
11 75 (5.18%) PL/SQL
12 74 (5.11%) JavaScript
13 56 (3.86%) PHP
14 42 (2.90%) Perl
15 35 (2.42%) Scala
16 28 (1.93%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
17 25 (1.73%) Shell Script
18 24 (1.66%) C
18 24 (1.66%) VBScript
18 24 (1.66%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 404 (27.88%) Degree
2 90 (6.21%) PhD
3 35 (2.42%) Security Cleared
4 32 (2.21%) SC Cleared
5 20 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (0.76%) CISSP
7 10 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 10 (0.69%) ISEB
8 9 (0.62%) CCNP
8 9 (0.62%) CCNA
8 9 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.35%) MCSE
9 5 (0.35%) MCTS
9 5 (0.35%) MCITP
10 4 (0.28%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.21%) PMP
11 3 (0.21%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.21%) MCSA
11 3 (0.21%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (3.86%) QA
2 23 (1.59%) Data Quality
3 21 (1.45%) SLA
4 18 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (0.90%) Basel II
6 9 (0.62%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.28%) GCP
7 4 (0.28%) GMP
7 4 (0.28%) GLP
7 4 (0.28%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.21%) Basel III
8 3 (0.21%) CDISC
9 2 (0.14%) CRD IV
9 2 (0.14%) COBIT
10 1 (0.069%) TickIT
10 1 (0.069%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.069%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.069%) EMIR
System Software
1 28 (1.93%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.62%) Apache Flume
2 9 (0.62%) HDFS
3 2 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.14%) Novell eDirectory
3 2 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.14%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.14%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.069%) XenApp
4 1 (0.069%) XenServer
4 1 (0.069%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.069%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.28%) Nagios
3 2 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.14%) ARCserve
3 2 (0.14%) ZENworks
3 2 (0.14%) HP SIM
3 2 (0.14%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.069%) HP UCMDB
4 1 (0.069%) Control-M
4 1 (0.069%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 258 (17.81%) Microsoft
2 210 (14.49%) Oracle
3 84 (5.80%) Business Objects
4 74 (5.11%) Tableau
5 57 (3.93%) SAP
6 49 (3.38%) Google
7 34 (2.35%) JBoss
8 33 (2.28%) Cognos
9 28 (1.93%) Informatica
9 28 (1.93%) Teradata
10 22 (1.52%) Sybase
11 21 (1.45%) Jaspersoft
12 20 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
13 19 (1.31%) IBM
14 15 (1.04%) MicroStrategy
15 14 (0.97%) TIBCO
16 12 (0.83%) Netezza
16 12 (0.83%) Birst
17 11 (0.76%) Coremetrics
18 10 (0.69%) Omniture
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Brimstone Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £44000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
JM
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + Company car,medical,pension
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Salary: Package+ Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Awesome + Top Prospects
Posted: Yesterday
Farnham, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum to £80K + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 to £100000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £68000 - £75000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Health and Life
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago