The table below looks at the statistics for Data Munging skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Munging over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Munging (Data Wrangling)
Rank 886 941 1010
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +69
Permanent jobs citing Data Munging 35 23 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.021% 0.002%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.041% 0.024% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 33 16 2
Median salary £70,000 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+69.69% +3.12%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
85300 96063 103309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.87% 86.80% 85.46%
Number of salaries quoted 71291 78493 83654
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Data Munging
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Data Munging as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Munging Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Data Munging
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Munging within the UK.

Data Munging Salary Trend in the UK

Data Munging
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Munging over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 within the UK.

Data Munging Salary Histogram in the UK

Data Munging
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Munging within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +59 29 £80,000 +93.93%
London +45 26 £82,500 +100.00%
City of London +49 2 £45,000 -
Manchester - 2 £65,000 -
North West - 2 £65,000 -

Data Munging
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing Data Munging also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Data Munging.

1 62 (95.38%) SQL
2 61 (93.85%) Python
3 59 (90.77%) Big Data
4 55 (84.62%) R
4 55 (84.62%) Analytics
5 52 (80.00%) Data Analytics
6 40 (61.54%) Statistical Analysis
7 39 (60.00%) Neo4j
8 38 (58.46%) PostgreSQL
9 37 (56.92%) Unit Testing
9 37 (56.92%) Git (software)
9 37 (56.92%) Hadoop
10 35 (53.85%) Visualisation
10 35 (53.85%) Apache Pig
10 35 (53.85%) Apache Spark
11 34 (52.31%) Machine Learning
11 34 (52.31%) Clojure
12 33 (50.77%) Mathematics
13 32 (49.23%) Data Visualisation
14 30 (46.15%) Apache Hive
14 30 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
15 29 (44.62%) D3.js
15 29 (44.62%) Open Source
16 28 (43.08%) Amazon AWS
16 28 (43.08%) PhD
16 28 (43.08%) Mahout
17 27 (41.54%) User Stories
17 27 (41.54%) scikit-learn
17 27 (41.54%) SciPy
17 27 (41.54%) Computer Science

Data Munging
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 35 (53.85%) Apache Pig
1 35 (53.85%) Apache Spark
2 19 (29.23%) SAS
3 14 (21.54%) Apache
4 12 (18.46%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 28 (43.08%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
2 26 (40.00%) Amazon EMR
2 26 (40.00%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (90.77%) Big Data
2 39 (60.00%) Neo4j
3 38 (58.46%) PostgreSQL
4 37 (56.92%) Hadoop
5 30 (46.15%) Apache Hive
6 28 (43.08%) Mahout
7 26 (40.00%) Impala
8 25 (38.46%) Data Mining
8 25 (38.46%) MongoDB
9 12 (18.46%) Pentaho
10 5 (7.69%) NoSQL
11 2 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (3.08%) HBase
11 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
11 2 (3.08%) Star Schema
12 1 (1.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 37 (56.92%) Git (software)
2 25 (38.46%) Jenkins
2 25 (38.46%) Vagrant
2 25 (38.46%) Yeoman
General
1 22 (33.85%) Telecoms
2 20 (30.77%) Finance
3 17 (26.15%) Retail
4 14 (21.54%) Banking
4 14 (21.54%) Manufacturing
5 6 (9.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 53 (81.54%) Data Scientist
2 15 (23.08%) Consultant
2 15 (23.08%) Data Consultant
2 15 (23.08%) Senior Data Scientist
3 14 (21.54%) Analytics Consultant
3 14 (21.54%) Data Analytics Consultant
4 9 (13.85%) Head of IT
4 9 (13.85%) Machine Learning Scientist
5 7 (10.77%) Head of Data Management
6 3 (4.62%) Analytics Manager
6 3 (4.62%) Data Analytics Manager
6 3 (4.62%) Data Manager
6 3 (4.62%) Senior Analytics Manager
6 3 (4.62%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (4.62%) Senior Manager
7 1 (1.54%) Architect
7 1 (1.54%) Big Data Architect
7 1 (1.54%) Big Data Consultant
7 1 (1.54%) Data Architect
7 1 (1.54%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (44.62%) D3.js
2 27 (41.54%) scikit-learn
2 27 (41.54%) SciPy
3 25 (38.46%) Cascalog
3 25 (38.46%) Natural Language Processing
3 25 (38.46%) Pandas
4 7 (10.77%) SparkR
5 2 (3.08%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 35 (53.85%) Visualisation
2 33 (50.77%) Mathematics
3 30 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (41.54%) Computer Science
5 23 (35.38%) Statistics
6 19 (29.23%) Physics
7 3 (4.62%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (84.62%) Analytics
2 52 (80.00%) Data Analytics
3 40 (61.54%) Statistical Analysis
4 37 (56.92%) Unit Testing
5 34 (52.31%) Machine Learning
6 32 (49.23%) Data Visualisation
7 29 (44.62%) Open Source
8 27 (41.54%) User Stories
9 26 (40.00%) Big Data Analytics
9 26 (40.00%) Data Analysis
10 25 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (38.46%) Time Series Analysis
11 19 (29.23%) Software Engineering
12 14 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (21.54%) Bioinformatics
12 14 (21.54%) Operations Research
12 14 (21.54%) Predictive Modelling
13 12 (18.46%) Presales
14 7 (10.77%) Linear Algebra
15 4 (6.15%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 62 (95.38%) SQL
2 61 (93.85%) Python
3 55 (84.62%) R
4 34 (52.31%) Clojure
5 25 (38.46%) Bash Shell
5 25 (38.46%) VBA
6 9 (13.85%) Java
6 9 (13.85%) Ruby
7 7 (10.77%) MATLAB
8 2 (3.08%) Perl
8 2 (3.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 28 (43.08%) PhD
2 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.54%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 25 (38.46%) Virtual Machines
1 25 (38.46%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 12 (18.46%) Cloudera
1 12 (18.46%) Hortonworks
1 12 (18.46%) RapidMiner
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.08%) Tableau