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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Text Mining
Rank 851 857 821
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -36
Permanent jobs citing Text Mining 15 18 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.017% 0.059%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.048% 0.054% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 61
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,250 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%

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
31153 33141 36412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 29.92% 31.78% 32.97%
Number of salaries quoted 26788 28113 32371
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,825 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 29 January 2015 within the UK.

Text Mining Salary Histogram in the UK

Text Mining
Top 10 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 29 January 2015. 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 +13 15 £45,000 +15.38% 7
London -15 7 £57,500 +51.31% 6
Cambridge +4 6 £42,500 +6.25%
Cambridgeshire +2 6 £42,500 +6.25%
East of England -1 6 £42,500 +6.25%
Kent - 1 £40,000 -
North West - 1 £60,000 - 1
South East - 1 £40,000 -
Chatham - 1 £40,000 -
Manchester - 1 £60,000 -

Text Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 23 (88.46%) Python
2 18 (69.23%) Data Mining
2 18 (69.23%) Big Data
2 18 (69.23%) Analytics
3 13 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 13 (50.00%) Java
4 12 (46.15%) Statistics
4 12 (46.15%) Visualisation
5 10 (38.46%) Hadoop
5 10 (38.46%) Algorithms
6 9 (34.62%) Predictive Modelling
6 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
6 9 (34.62%) C++
6 9 (34.62%) SQL
7 8 (30.77%) Oracle
7 8 (30.77%) Finance
7 8 (30.77%) Degree
7 8 (30.77%) Mathematics
7 8 (30.77%) HDFS
7 8 (30.77%) MongoDB
7 8 (30.77%) MapReduce
8 7 (26.92%) R
8 7 (26.92%) Data Visualisation
8 7 (26.92%) Apache Hive
8 7 (26.92%) Data Governance
8 7 (26.92%) HBase
8 7 (26.92%) Hortonworks
8 7 (26.92%) Cloudera
8 7 (26.92%) MapR

Text Mining
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 2 (7.69%) SAS
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Pig
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Firewall
2 3 (11.54%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (69.23%) Data Mining
1 18 (69.23%) Big Data
2 10 (38.46%) Hadoop
3 8 (30.77%) MongoDB
4 7 (26.92%) Apache Hive
4 7 (26.92%) HBase
4 7 (26.92%) IBM InfoSphere
4 7 (26.92%) CouchDB
5 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.85%) Base SAS
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.85%) Spotfire
6 1 (3.85%) QlikView
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.85%) VLDB
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle APEX
General
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
2 7 (26.92%) Marketing
2 7 (26.92%) Retail
3 6 (23.08%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
5 2 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Data Scientist
2 6 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (23.08%) Administrator
3 3 (11.54%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Pre Sales Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Business Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) HTML
1 2 (7.69%) HTML5
2 1 (3.85%) CSS3
2 1 (3.85%) RESTful
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Flex
2 1 (3.85%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.85%) CSS
2 1 (3.85%) Web Services
2 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 12 (46.15%) Statistics
2 12 (46.15%) Visualisation
3 10 (38.46%) Algorithms
4 8 (30.77%) Mathematics
5 7 (26.92%) Performance Metrics
5 7 (26.92%) Social Network
5 7 (26.92%) Management Information System
5 7 (26.92%) Neural Network
6 6 (23.08%) Physics
7 5 (19.23%) Life Science
7 5 (19.23%) Informatics
8 2 (7.69%) Social Media
9 1 (3.85%) Smartphone
9 1 (3.85%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (3.85%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Analytics
2 9 (34.62%) Predictive Modelling
2 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
3 8 (30.77%) MapReduce
4 7 (26.92%) Data Visualisation
4 7 (26.92%) Data Governance
4 7 (26.92%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (26.92%) Information Architecture
4 7 (26.92%) Predictive Analytics
4 7 (26.92%) Data Management
4 7 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (19.23%) Machine Learning
7 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
7 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (15.38%) TDD
7 4 (15.38%) Pair Programming
7 4 (15.38%) Customer Intelligence
7 4 (15.38%) Business Analytics
8 3 (11.54%) Information Retrieval
Programming Languages
1 23 (88.46%) Python
2 13 (50.00%) Java
3 9 (34.62%) C++
3 9 (34.62%) SQL
4 7 (26.92%) R
5 4 (15.38%) C#
6 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
6 3 (11.54%) Perl
7 2 (7.69%) MATLAB
7 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
7 2 (7.69%) VBA
7 2 (7.69%) Scala
8 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) Degree
2 5 (19.23%) Postgraduate
2 5 (19.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) HDFS
2 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Puppet
1 3 (11.54%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle
2 7 (26.92%) Hortonworks
2 7 (26.92%) Cloudera
2 7 (26.92%) MapR
2 7 (26.92%) Greenplum
2 7 (26.92%) IBM
3 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.85%) Tableau
4 1 (3.85%) Cognos
4 1 (3.85%) Business Objects
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