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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Text Mining
Rank 882 838 878
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +40
Permanent jobs citing Text Mining 22 33 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.030% 0.020%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.061% 0.096% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 20 30 20
Average salary £67,500 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.97% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,900 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,500 £90,000 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+22.69% +1.87%

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
36164 34220 36263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.87% 31.48% 30.95%
Number of salaries quoted 30535 29567 31917
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 £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 August 2014 within the UK.

Text Mining Salary Histogram in the UK

Text Mining
Top 11 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 22 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 -22 22 £67,500 +50.00% 1
London -5 10 £70,000 -17.64% 1
South East -16 8 £60,000 +20.00%
Berkshire -4 4 £50,000 -
East of England -9 4 £45,000 +5.88%
Cambridge -13 4 £45,000 +5.88%
Cambridgeshire -15 4 £45,000 +5.88%
Oxfordshire - 4 £70,000 -
Kidlington - 2 £70,000 -
Oxford - 2 £70,000 -
City of London -6 1 £70,000 -17.64%

Text Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 33 (82.50%) Data Mining
2 29 (72.50%) Big Data
3 25 (62.50%) Analytics
4 24 (60.00%) Python
5 22 (55.00%) Java
5 22 (55.00%) Computer Science
6 19 (47.50%) Degree
7 17 (42.50%) SQL
8 16 (40.00%) Hadoop
9 15 (37.50%) C++
10 14 (35.00%) Software Engineering
11 13 (32.50%) Mathematics
12 12 (30.00%) PhD
12 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (27.50%) MongoDB
13 11 (27.50%) Machine Learning
13 11 (27.50%) MapReduce
14 10 (25.00%) Information Retrieval
14 10 (25.00%) Subversion
15 9 (22.50%) C#
15 9 (22.50%) Business Intelligence
15 9 (22.50%) HBase
16 8 (20.00%) NoSQL
16 8 (20.00%) Visualisation
16 8 (20.00%) MVC
16 8 (20.00%) Physics
16 8 (20.00%) Social Network
17 7 (17.50%) Semantic Web
17 7 (17.50%) Web Services
17 7 (17.50%) XML

Text Mining
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (17.50%) Apache Solr
1 7 (17.50%) Tornado
2 6 (15.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (15.00%) WebSphere
3 4 (10.00%) SAS
4 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.50%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) Mathematica
3 1 (2.50%) S-PLUS
3 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (15.00%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (10.00%) SaaS
3 1 (2.50%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Firewall
1 3 (7.50%) Internet
2 2 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (82.50%) Data Mining
2 29 (72.50%) Big Data
3 16 (40.00%) Hadoop
4 11 (27.50%) MongoDB
5 9 (22.50%) HBase
6 8 (20.00%) NoSQL
7 6 (15.00%) Triplestore
7 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
8 5 (12.50%) Apache Hive
9 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
10 3 (7.50%) QlikView
10 3 (7.50%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (7.50%) CouchDB
10 3 (7.50%) IBM InfoSphere
11 1 (2.50%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Subversion
2 6 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (15.00%) Hudson
2 6 (15.00%) Ant
2 6 (15.00%) Maven
2 6 (15.00%) CruiseControl
3 5 (12.50%) JUnit
3 5 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 4 (10.00%) SoapUI
4 4 (10.00%) JIRA
4 4 (10.00%) TeamCity
4 4 (10.00%) WATIR
4 4 (10.00%) Selenium
5 1 (2.50%) Bugzilla
5 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.50%) GCC
5 1 (2.50%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.50%) SCons
5 1 (2.50%) GoogleTest
General
1 6 (15.00%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Marketing
2 5 (12.50%) Retail
3 4 (10.00%) Games
4 3 (7.50%) Law
5 2 (5.00%) Legal
5 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.50%) Banking
6 1 (2.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Developer
2 8 (20.00%) Data Scientist
3 7 (17.50%) Python Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Web Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) WPF Developer
5 4 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Principal Software Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 4 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Principal Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.50%) Administrator
7 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Data Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) Web Services
1 7 (17.50%) XML
2 6 (15.00%) REST
2 6 (15.00%) JSP
2 6 (15.00%) Servlets
2 6 (15.00%) JNDI
3 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 5 (12.50%) .NET
3 5 (12.50%) NumPy
4 4 (10.00%) Natural Language Processing
4 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (10.00%) Spring MVC
4 4 (10.00%) SOAP
4 4 (10.00%) Lucene
4 4 (10.00%) Spring
4 4 (10.00%) WCF
4 4 (10.00%) WPF
4 4 (10.00%) jQuery
5 3 (7.50%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (7.50%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 22 (55.00%) Computer Science
2 13 (32.50%) Mathematics
3 8 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 8 (20.00%) Physics
3 8 (20.00%) Social Network
4 7 (17.50%) Semantic Web
5 6 (15.00%) Linked Data
5 6 (15.00%) Taxonomies
5 6 (15.00%) Ontologies
6 5 (12.50%) Statistics
7 4 (10.00%) Social Media
8 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
8 3 (7.50%) Neural Network
9 2 (5.00%) Grid Computing
9 2 (5.00%) Informatics
9 2 (5.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Linux
2 4 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (10.00%) Windows
3 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (62.50%) Analytics
2 14 (35.00%) Software Engineering
3 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (27.50%) Machine Learning
4 11 (27.50%) MapReduce
5 10 (25.00%) Information Retrieval
6 9 (22.50%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (20.00%) MVC
8 6 (15.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 6 (15.00%) Data Visualisation
8 6 (15.00%) OO
8 6 (15.00%) RDF
8 6 (15.00%) TDD
8 6 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (15.00%) Data Architecture
9 5 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
9 5 (12.50%) Customer Intelligence
9 5 (12.50%) Risk Management
9 5 (12.50%) Predictive Modelling
9 5 (12.50%) Big Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 24 (60.00%) Python
2 22 (55.00%) Java
3 17 (42.50%) SQL
4 15 (37.50%) C++
5 9 (22.50%) C#
6 6 (15.00%) SPARQL
6 6 (15.00%) XQuery
6 6 (15.00%) MATLAB
6 6 (15.00%) XPath
7 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 4 (10.00%) R
8 4 (10.00%) Perl
9 3 (7.50%) VB
10 1 (2.50%) Ruby
10 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
10 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.50%) C
10 1 (2.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (47.50%) Degree
2 12 (30.00%) PhD
3 5 (12.50%) Postgraduate
4 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (10.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) HDFS
2 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Ansible
1 2 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Oracle
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.00%) Xamarin
4 3 (7.50%) Greenplum
4 3 (7.50%) IBM
4 3 (7.50%) Tableau
4 3 (7.50%) Hortonworks
4 3 (7.50%) Cloudera
4 3 (7.50%) MapR
5 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.50%) Google
North London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago