The table below looks at the statistics for Data Mining skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Mining over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Mining
Rank 173 176 169
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Permanent jobs citing Data Mining 35 15 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.68% 0.36% 0.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.11% 1.19% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 29 12 25
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £72,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -8.53%
Data Mining
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1660 1264 1698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.49% 30.74% 35.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1477 1051 1461
Average salary £38,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Data Mining
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Mining across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Data Mining Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Data Mining
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Mining across the West Midlands region.

Data Mining Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Data Mining
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Mining across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Data Mining Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Data Mining
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Mining within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Birmingham -7 15 £36,500 +12.30%
Staffordshire -1 8 £40,000 -
Warwickshire - 4 £53,750 -
Coventry -20 3 £32,500 -18.75%
Worcestershire - 3 £40,000 -
Data Mining
England

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Data 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 Data Mining.

1 31 (65.96%) SQL
2 27 (57.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 26 (55.32%) SQL Server
4 21 (44.68%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (42.55%) MS Excel
6 18 (38.30%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (36.17%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (31.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (27.66%) SQL Server 2008
9 13 (27.66%) Microsoft
9 13 (27.66%) MS Office
10 12 (25.53%) Project Management
10 12 (25.53%) Analytics
10 12 (25.53%) Degree
11 11 (23.40%) Visualisation
12 10 (21.28%) Computer Science
13 9 (19.15%) Artificial Intelligence
13 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (19.15%) Python
13 9 (19.15%) Business Objects
14 8 (17.02%) Data Analysis
14 8 (17.02%) Mathematics
14 8 (17.02%) Relational Database
15 7 (14.89%) Software Engineering
15 7 (14.89%) CRM
15 7 (14.89%) Windows
16 6 (12.77%) Client/Server
16 6 (12.77%) MS Visio
16 6 (12.77%) SAS
16 6 (12.77%) MS Project

Data Mining
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Data 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 Data Mining. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (12.77%) SAS
2 4 (8.51%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 20 (42.55%) MS Excel
2 13 (27.66%) MS Office
3 6 (12.77%) MS Project
3 6 (12.77%) MS Visio
4 5 (10.64%) SPSS
5 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.26%) Agresso
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (57.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 26 (55.32%) SQL Server
3 21 (44.68%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (31.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (27.66%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (17.02%) Relational Database
7 6 (12.77%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 6 (12.77%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (12.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (8.51%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 4 (8.51%) SAS Enterprise Miner
8 4 (8.51%) Clementine
8 4 (8.51%) OLAP
8 4 (8.51%) MS Access
8 4 (8.51%) OLAP Cube
9 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (2.13%) MySQL
10 1 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.13%) Hudson
General
1 5 (10.64%) Marketing
2 4 (8.51%) Finance
3 2 (4.26%) Banking
3 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (46.81%) Analyst
2 11 (23.40%) Administrator
3 9 (19.15%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) SQL DBA
4 6 (12.77%) Business Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) DBA
4 6 (12.77%) Report Writer
5 5 (10.64%) Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Data Modeller
6 4 (8.51%) Data Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Python Developer
8 2 (4.26%) MI Analyst
9 1 (2.13%) Marketing Analyst
9 1 (2.13%) Architect
9 1 (2.13%) Strategy Analyst
9 1 (2.13%) Insight Analyst
9 1 (2.13%) Python/Django Developer
9 1 (2.13%) Senior Python Developer
9 1 (2.13%) .NET Developer
9 1 (2.13%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) Django
1 4 (8.51%) Natural Language Processing
1 4 (8.51%) Flask
2 2 (4.26%) HTML
3 1 (2.13%) .NET
3 1 (2.13%) WinForms
3 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (38.30%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (23.40%) Visualisation
3 10 (21.28%) Computer Science
4 9 (19.15%) Artificial Intelligence
5 8 (17.02%) Mathematics
6 6 (12.77%) Client/Server
7 5 (10.64%) Data Structures
7 5 (10.64%) Algorithms
7 5 (10.64%) Physics
8 1 (2.13%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.89%) Windows
2 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (12.77%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (25.53%) Project Management
2 12 (25.53%) Analytics
3 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (17.02%) Data Analysis
5 7 (14.89%) Software Engineering
5 7 (14.89%) CRM
6 5 (10.64%) ITIL
6 5 (10.64%) Propensity Modelling
6 5 (10.64%) Image Processing
6 5 (10.64%) Pattern Recognition
6 5 (10.64%) Signal Processing
6 5 (10.64%) Dimensional Modelling
6 5 (10.64%) Probability Theory
6 5 (10.64%) Linear Algebra
7 4 (8.51%) Performance Management
7 4 (8.51%) Data Protection
7 4 (8.51%) Business Performance Management
7 4 (8.51%) Quantitative Analysis
7 4 (8.51%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 31 (65.96%) SQL
2 9 (19.15%) Python
3 6 (12.77%) C#
4 5 (10.64%) C++
4 5 (10.64%) Java
4 5 (10.64%) Fortran
4 5 (10.64%) R
4 5 (10.64%) C
4 5 (10.64%) VBA
5 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) Degree
2 5 (10.64%) PhD
3 2 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.13%) VCDX
4 1 (2.13%) VCAP
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.13%) XenServer
1 1 (2.13%) vSphere
1 1 (2.13%) vCloud
Vendors
1 13 (27.66%) Microsoft
2 9 (19.15%) Business Objects
3 6 (12.77%) Tableau
4 5 (10.64%) Oracle
5 2 (4.26%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (2.13%) Cisco
6 1 (2.13%) Citrix
6 1 (2.13%) Novell
6 1 (2.13%) VMware
6 1 (2.13%) Computacenter