Period
to 19 April 2018

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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Mining
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 114 114
Rank change year-on-year +2 0 +21
Permanent jobs citing Data Mining 33 23 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.25% 1.04% 1.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.58% 3.11% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 27 6 33
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,000 £30,625 £31,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -15.00% - +16.28%

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 721 740 720
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 27.28% 33.38% 27.22%
Number of salaries quoted 478 486 505
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.30% -2.25% +11.25%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 19 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Mining in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, IT jobs citing Data Mining also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Data Mining.

1 21 (63.64%) Data Analysis
2 20 (60.61%) Data Management
3 18 (54.55%) SQL
4 14 (42.42%) SAS
4 14 (42.42%) Degree
5 13 (39.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (39.39%) Numerate Degree
6 12 (36.36%) Analytics
7 11 (33.33%) Deep Learning
7 11 (33.33%) OpenCV
7 11 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 11 (33.33%) Image Processing
7 11 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 11 (33.33%) Machine Learning
7 11 (33.33%) Big Data
7 11 (33.33%) Algorithms
7 11 (33.33%) Innovative Thinking
7 11 (33.33%) Finance
7 11 (33.33%) C++
7 11 (33.33%) Web Services
7 11 (33.33%) Windows
7 11 (33.33%) Linux
7 11 (33.33%) Software Testing
7 11 (33.33%) Robotics
7 11 (33.33%) Mathematics
7 11 (33.33%) Quantitative Analysis
7 11 (33.33%) Software Engineering
8 10 (30.30%) Robot Operating System
8 10 (30.30%) Docker
8 10 (30.30%) Elastic Stack

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 14 (42.42%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) Big Data
2 4 (12.12%) Base SAS
2 4 (12.12%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.09%) Blockchain
3 3 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 3 (9.09%) QlikView
3 3 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.09%) SAS EBI
4 2 (6.06%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 1 (3.03%) Power BI
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Banking
3 3 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Analyst
1 11 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Consultant
3 4 (12.12%) Business Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Report Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) SAS Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) SAS Consultant
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Reporting Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Technical Business Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Analytics Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Data Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Head of Operations
5 2 (6.06%) Management Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) QlikView Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) SAS BI Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Teradata Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 11 (33.33%) OpenCV
1 11 (33.33%) Web Services
2 10 (30.30%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 11 (33.33%) Robotics
2 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) Linux
1 11 (33.33%) Windows
2 10 (30.30%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) Data Analysis
2 20 (60.61%) Data Management
3 13 (39.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (36.36%) Analytics
5 11 (33.33%) Deep Learning
5 11 (33.33%) Image Processing
5 11 (33.33%) Innovative Thinking
5 11 (33.33%) Machine Learning
5 11 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 11 (33.33%) Quantitative Analysis
5 11 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 11 (33.33%) Software Testing
6 8 (24.24%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (24.24%) Data Analytics
7 6 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (18.18%) Statistical Modelling
8 5 (15.15%) Data Science
9 4 (12.12%) Business Analysis
9 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Management
10 3 (9.09%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 18 (54.55%) SQL
2 11 (33.33%) C++
3 4 (12.12%) Java
4 3 (9.09%) Python
5 1 (3.03%) C#
5 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) Degree
2 13 (39.39%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 10 (30.30%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Teradata
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle
3 3 (9.09%) Sybase
4 2 (6.06%) Informatica
4 2 (6.06%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (3.03%) SAP
5 1 (3.03%) Tableau