The table below looks at the statistics for Text Mining skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Text Mining over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Text Mining
Rank 892 847 869
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +22
Permanent jobs citing Text Mining 13 26 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.024% 0.021%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.037% 0.077% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 11 22 22
Average salary £50,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £180,000 £75,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%

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
34712 33696 36427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.43% 31.65% 31.01%
Number of salaries quoted 29173 29214 32055
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 £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Text Mining
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Text Mining within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Text Mining Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Text Mining
Salary Trend

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

Text Mining Salary Trend in the UK

Text Mining
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Text Mining over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 within the UK.

Text Mining Salary Histogram in the UK

Text Mining
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Text Mining within the UK over the 3 months to 23 September 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
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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 -29 13 £50,000 +11.11%
Cambridgeshire -3 6 £41,250 -2.94%
Cambridge -11 6 £41,250 -2.94%
East of England -19 6 £41,250 -2.94%
London 0 5 £75,000 -
South East -8 2 £50,000 -
Berkshire - 2 £50,000 -

Text Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Text 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 Text Mining.

1 32 (82.05%) Data Mining
2 26 (66.67%) Big Data
3 24 (61.54%) Analytics
4 23 (58.97%) Python
5 19 (48.72%) Java
6 18 (46.15%) Degree
6 18 (46.15%) Computer Science
7 17 (43.59%) Hadoop
8 16 (41.03%) SQL
9 15 (38.46%) Software Engineering
10 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (30.77%) MapReduce
11 11 (28.21%) C++
12 10 (25.64%) C#
12 10 (25.64%) Subversion
12 10 (25.64%) HBase
12 10 (25.64%) Visualisation
12 10 (25.64%) MongoDB
13 9 (23.08%) Machine Learning
13 9 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (23.08%) Social Network
13 9 (23.08%) PhD
14 8 (20.51%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (20.51%) MVC
14 8 (20.51%) Mathematics
15 7 (17.95%) Semantic Web
15 7 (17.95%) TDD
15 7 (17.95%) Finance
15 7 (17.95%) Web Services
15 7 (17.95%) XML

Text Mining
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Text 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 Text Mining. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (17.95%) Apache Solr
2 6 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 6 (15.38%) WebSphere
3 4 (10.26%) SAS
4 2 (5.13%) Tornado
5 1 (2.56%) MediaWiki
5 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) Mathematica
3 1 (2.56%) MS Office
3 1 (2.56%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.26%) SaaS
3 1 (2.56%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) Firewall
2 3 (7.69%) Internet
3 2 (5.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (82.05%) Data Mining
2 26 (66.67%) Big Data
3 17 (43.59%) Hadoop
4 10 (25.64%) MongoDB
4 10 (25.64%) HBase
5 6 (15.38%) NoSQL
5 6 (15.38%) Triplestore
5 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 6 (15.38%) Apache Hive
6 4 (10.26%) CouchDB
6 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
6 4 (10.26%) IBM InfoSphere
7 3 (7.69%) QlikView
7 3 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (2.56%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Subversion
2 6 (15.38%) Maven
2 6 (15.38%) Ant
2 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 6 (15.38%) Hudson
2 6 (15.38%) CruiseControl
3 5 (12.82%) JUnit
3 5 (12.82%) Visual Studio
4 4 (10.26%) JIRA
4 4 (10.26%) WATIR
4 4 (10.26%) Selenium
4 4 (10.26%) TeamCity
4 4 (10.26%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.56%) SCons
5 1 (2.56%) GoogleTest
5 1 (2.56%) GCC
5 1 (2.56%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.56%) Bugzilla
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
2 6 (15.38%) Retail
2 6 (15.38%) Marketing
3 4 (10.26%) Games
4 3 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 3 (7.69%) Law
5 2 (5.13%) Legal
6 1 (2.56%) Advertising
6 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Data Scientist
2 8 (20.51%) Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Web Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (10.26%) WPF Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Principal Software Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Principal Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Software Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (10.26%) Administrator
4 4 (10.26%) .NET Developer
4 4 (10.26%) C# Developer
4 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Python Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Technical Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Data Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.95%) Web Services
1 7 (17.95%) XML
2 6 (15.38%) JSP
2 6 (15.38%) Servlets
2 6 (15.38%) JNDI
2 6 (15.38%) REST
3 5 (12.82%) .NET
3 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET
4 4 (10.26%) SOAP
4 4 (10.26%) Lucene
4 4 (10.26%) Spring
4 4 (10.26%) Natural Language Processing
4 4 (10.26%) Spring MVC
4 4 (10.26%) WCF
4 4 (10.26%) WPF
4 4 (10.26%) jQuery
4 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (7.69%) SciPy
5 3 (7.69%) NumPy
5 3 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (46.15%) Computer Science
2 10 (25.64%) Visualisation
3 9 (23.08%) Social Network
3 9 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (20.51%) Mathematics
5 7 (17.95%) Semantic Web
6 6 (15.38%) Linked Data
6 6 (15.38%) Statistics
6 6 (15.38%) Taxonomies
6 6 (15.38%) Ontologies
7 4 (10.26%) Physics
7 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
7 4 (10.26%) Neural Network
7 4 (10.26%) Social Media
8 3 (7.69%) Life Science
8 3 (7.69%) Informatics
9 2 (5.13%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Linux
2 4 (10.26%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) Analytics
2 15 (38.46%) Software Engineering
3 12 (30.77%) MapReduce
3 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (23.08%) Machine Learning
5 8 (20.51%) MVC
5 8 (20.51%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (17.95%) TDD
6 7 (17.95%) Data Visualisation
7 6 (15.38%) Predictive Modelling
7 6 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (15.38%) Data Architecture
7 6 (15.38%) Risk Management
7 6 (15.38%) RDF
7 6 (15.38%) Customer Intelligence
7 6 (15.38%) OO
7 6 (15.38%) Business Analytics
7 6 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (12.82%) Information Retrieval
8 5 (12.82%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (58.97%) Python
2 19 (48.72%) Java
3 16 (41.03%) SQL
4 11 (28.21%) C++
5 10 (25.64%) C#
6 6 (15.38%) XQuery
6 6 (15.38%) MATLAB
6 6 (15.38%) XPath
6 6 (15.38%) SPARQL
7 5 (12.82%) Perl
7 5 (12.82%) R
8 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
8 3 (7.69%) VB
9 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.56%) Scala
9 1 (2.56%) Ruby
9 1 (2.56%) C
9 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (46.15%) Degree
2 9 (23.08%) PhD
3 6 (15.38%) Postgraduate
4 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (10.26%) MCTS
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) HDFS
2 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Puppet
1 2 (5.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Oracle
2 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.26%) IBM
3 4 (10.26%) Hortonworks
3 4 (10.26%) Cloudera
3 4 (10.26%) Xamarin
3 4 (10.26%) MapR
3 4 (10.26%) Greenplum
4 3 (7.69%) Tableau
5 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.56%) Google