Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Data Mining skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Mining over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Mining
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 116 136
Rank change year-on-year +30 +20 +19
Permanent jobs citing Data Mining 64 22 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.37% 0.95% 0.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.04% 3.43% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 19
Edinburgh median annual salary £32,000 £45,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.89% -4.26% -14.55%
10th Percentile £28,000 £37,500 £32,600
90th Percentile £75,000 £51,250 £75,000
Scotland median annual salary £32,000 £50,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year -36.00% -6.54% +33.75%

Data Mining is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 909 642 841
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 33.70% 27.72% 27.53%
Number of salaries quoted 578 455 561
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,200 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £41,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.76% +6.25% -

Data Mining
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Data Mining as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Data Mining in Edinburgh

Data Mining
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Data Mining in Edinburgh

Data Mining
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Mining in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Mining in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Data Mining also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Data Mining.

1 48 (75.00%) SQL
2 47 (73.44%) Business Intelligence
3 46 (71.88%) Data Management
4 45 (70.31%) Finance
4 45 (70.31%) Stakeholder Management
5 42 (65.63%) Banking
5 42 (65.63%) Retail Banking
5 42 (65.63%) Infrastructure Management
6 21 (32.81%) SAS
7 18 (28.13%) Teradata
8 17 (26.56%) Data Analysis
9 15 (23.44%) Degree
9 15 (23.44%) Mathematics
9 15 (23.44%) Innovative Thinking
10 14 (21.88%) Machine Learning
10 14 (21.88%) Big Data
11 13 (20.31%) Git (software)
11 13 (20.31%) Image Processing
11 13 (20.31%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 13 (20.31%) Robotics
11 13 (20.31%) Quantitative Analysis
11 13 (20.31%) Software Testing
11 13 (20.31%) Software Engineering
11 13 (20.31%) C#
11 13 (20.31%) C++
11 13 (20.31%) Java
11 13 (20.31%) Web Services
11 13 (20.31%) Windows
11 13 (20.31%) Linux
11 13 (20.31%) OpenCV

Data Mining
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (32.81%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.56%) Azure Machine Learning
1 1 (1.56%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.88%) Big Data
2 3 (4.69%) Base SAS
2 3 (4.69%) QlikView
2 3 (4.69%) SAS EBI
2 3 (4.69%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 3 (4.69%) SAS Visual Analytics
3 1 (1.56%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 13 (20.31%) Git (software)
General
1 45 (70.31%) Finance
2 42 (65.63%) Banking
2 42 (65.63%) Retail Banking
3 4 (6.25%) Marketing
4 1 (1.56%) Advertising
4 1 (1.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 45 (70.31%) Analyst
2 34 (53.13%) Data Analyst
3 24 (37.50%) SQL Analyst
4 23 (35.94%) Business Analyst
5 19 (29.69%) Technical Analyst
5 19 (29.69%) Technical Business Analyst
6 15 (23.44%) SQL Data Analyst
7 14 (21.88%) Business Data Analyst
7 14 (21.88%) Data Business Analyst
8 13 (20.31%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) Data Scientist
9 3 (4.69%) Management Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) QlikView Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) SAS BI Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) SAS Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) Teradata Consultant
10 2 (3.13%) Marketing Analyst
11 1 (1.56%) Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.31%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 13 (20.31%) OpenCV
1 13 (20.31%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.31%) Algorithms
1 13 (20.31%) Robotics
2 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.31%) Linux
1 13 (20.31%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (73.44%) Business Intelligence
2 46 (71.88%) Data Management
3 45 (70.31%) Stakeholder Management
4 42 (65.63%) Infrastructure Management
5 17 (26.56%) Data Analysis
6 15 (23.44%) Innovative Thinking
6 15 (23.44%) Mathematics
7 14 (21.88%) Machine Learning
8 13 (20.31%) Deep Learning
8 13 (20.31%) Image Processing
8 13 (20.31%) Quantitative Analysis
8 13 (20.31%) Software Engineering
8 13 (20.31%) Software Testing
9 8 (12.50%) Analytics
10 4 (6.25%) Data Strategy
10 4 (6.25%) ETL
10 4 (6.25%) Visualisation
11 3 (4.69%) Actionable Insight
11 3 (4.69%) Dashboard Development
11 3 (4.69%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 48 (75.00%) SQL
2 13 (20.31%) C#
2 13 (20.31%) C++
2 13 (20.31%) Java
3 3 (4.69%) Python
3 3 (4.69%) R
4 2 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (23.44%) Degree
2 13 (20.31%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 18 (28.13%) Teradata
2 3 (4.69%) Informatica
2 3 (4.69%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (1.56%) Google