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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Text Mining
Rank 886 863 824
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -39
Permanent jobs citing Text Mining 11 16 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.015% 0.054%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.032% 0.046% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 54
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,950 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

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
34259 34606 35459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.11% 32.15% 31.53%
Number of salaries quoted 28924 29919 31254
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 £67,500
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 30 October 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 30 October 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 -8 11 £55,000 +12.82%
London +5 6 £57,500 -4.16%
Cambridgeshire +5 4 £37,500 -6.25%
Cambridge -4 4 £37,500 -6.25%
East of England -10 4 £37,500 -6.25%
North West - 1 £55,000 -
Manchester - 1 £55,000 -

Text Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 28 (77.78%) Data Mining
2 26 (72.22%) Big Data
3 24 (66.67%) Analytics
4 20 (55.56%) Python
5 19 (52.78%) SQL
6 17 (47.22%) Java
6 17 (47.22%) Algorithms
7 16 (44.44%) Degree
8 15 (41.67%) Hadoop
9 13 (36.11%) Computer Science
9 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (36.11%) Software Engineering
10 11 (30.56%) C#
10 11 (30.56%) MapReduce
11 10 (27.78%) Subversion
11 10 (27.78%) Visualisation
12 9 (25.00%) HBase
12 9 (25.00%) MongoDB
13 8 (22.22%) Social Network
13 8 (22.22%) TDD
13 8 (22.22%) C++
13 8 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (22.22%) MVC
14 7 (19.44%) Finance
14 7 (19.44%) PhD
14 7 (19.44%) XML
14 7 (19.44%) Apache Solr
14 7 (19.44%) Machine Learning
14 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
15 6 (16.67%) Linked Data

Text Mining
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 (19.44%) Apache Solr
2 6 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 6 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 4 (11.11%) SAS
4 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.78%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) Mathematica
3 1 (2.78%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) Firewall
2 2 (5.56%) Network Security
3 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (77.78%) Data Mining
2 26 (72.22%) Big Data
3 15 (41.67%) Hadoop
4 9 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 9 (25.00%) HBase
5 6 (16.67%) NoSQL
5 6 (16.67%) Triplestore
5 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 5 (13.89%) Apache Hive
6 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
7 3 (8.33%) IBM InfoSphere
7 3 (8.33%) CouchDB
7 3 (8.33%) QlikView
8 1 (2.78%) Base SAS
8 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Subversion
2 6 (16.67%) Maven
2 6 (16.67%) Ant
2 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (16.67%) Hudson
2 6 (16.67%) CruiseControl
3 4 (11.11%) SoapUI
3 4 (11.11%) JUnit
3 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 4 (11.11%) JIRA
3 4 (11.11%) WATIR
3 4 (11.11%) Selenium
3 4 (11.11%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Marketing
3 5 (13.89%) Retail
4 3 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (8.33%) Law
5 2 (5.56%) Legal
5 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.56%) Games
6 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Data Scientist
2 6 (16.67%) Web Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (13.89%) Administrator
4 4 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 4 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (11.11%) WPF Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Principal Software Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Principal Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Data Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Technical Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Research Scientist
7 1 (2.78%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) XML
2 6 (16.67%) Web Services
2 6 (16.67%) JSP
2 6 (16.67%) Servlets
2 6 (16.67%) JNDI
2 6 (16.67%) REST
3 5 (13.89%) .NET
3 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET
4 4 (11.11%) SOAP
4 4 (11.11%) Lucene
4 4 (11.11%) Spring
4 4 (11.11%) Spring MVC
4 4 (11.11%) WCF
4 4 (11.11%) WPF
4 4 (11.11%) jQuery
4 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (5.56%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (2.78%) HTML5
6 1 (2.78%) SciPy
6 1 (2.78%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 17 (47.22%) Algorithms
2 13 (36.11%) Computer Science
3 10 (27.78%) Visualisation
4 8 (22.22%) Social Network
5 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (16.67%) Semantic Web
6 6 (16.67%) Linked Data
6 6 (16.67%) Statistics
6 6 (16.67%) Taxonomies
6 6 (16.67%) Ontologies
6 6 (16.67%) Mathematics
7 5 (13.89%) Social Media
7 5 (13.89%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (8.33%) Neural Network
8 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
9 2 (5.56%) Physics
9 2 (5.56%) Informatics
9 2 (5.56%) Life Science
10 1 (2.78%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Linux
2 4 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 3 (8.33%) Windows
4 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) Analytics
2 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (36.11%) Software Engineering
3 11 (30.56%) MapReduce
4 8 (22.22%) TDD
4 8 (22.22%) MVC
4 8 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (19.44%) Machine Learning
6 6 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
6 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (16.67%) Data Architecture
6 6 (16.67%) Predictive Modelling
6 6 (16.67%) RDF
6 6 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (13.89%) Customer Intelligence
7 5 (13.89%) OO
7 5 (13.89%) Project Management
7 5 (13.89%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (13.89%) Risk Management
7 5 (13.89%) Business Analytics
Programming Languages
1 20 (55.56%) Python
2 19 (52.78%) SQL
3 17 (47.22%) Java
4 11 (30.56%) C#
5 8 (22.22%) C++
6 6 (16.67%) XQuery
6 6 (16.67%) XPath
6 6 (16.67%) SPARQL
7 5 (13.89%) R
8 4 (11.11%) Perl
8 4 (11.11%) MATLAB
9 3 (8.33%) VB
10 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
10 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
10 2 (5.56%) Scala
11 1 (2.78%) Ruby
11 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
11 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (44.44%) Degree
2 7 (19.44%) PhD
3 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (11.11%) MCTS
3 4 (11.11%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Puppet
1 2 (5.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) Xamarin
3 3 (8.33%) MapR
3 3 (8.33%) IBM
3 3 (8.33%) Greenplum
3 3 (8.33%) Tableau
3 3 (8.33%) Hortonworks
3 3 (8.33%) Cloudera
4 2 (5.56%) Red Hat