Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Mining
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 121 106
Rank change year-on-year -6 -15 +38
Permanent jobs citing Data Mining 28 25 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.05% 1.01% 1.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.90% 2.94% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 29 7 19
Edinburgh median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% -22.73% +77.42%
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% -22.73% +74.60%

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 718 849 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 26.89% 34.29% 27.15%
Number of salaries quoted 492 555 420
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £28,975
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £63,300
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.30% +8.75%

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 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Mining in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 22 (78.57%) Data Analysis
2 21 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 21 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 21 (75.00%) Linux
2 21 (75.00%) Machine Learning
2 21 (75.00%) Big Data
2 21 (75.00%) Deep Learning
3 20 (71.43%) OpenCV
3 20 (71.43%) Algorithms
3 20 (71.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 20 (71.43%) Numerate Degree
3 20 (71.43%) Innovative Thinking
3 20 (71.43%) C++
3 20 (71.43%) Web Services
3 20 (71.43%) Windows
3 20 (71.43%) Robotics
3 20 (71.43%) Image Processing
3 20 (71.43%) Degree
4 17 (60.71%) Java
5 16 (57.14%) C#
5 16 (57.14%) Military
6 5 (17.86%) Data Management
6 5 (17.86%) Data Science
6 5 (17.86%) Docker
6 5 (17.86%) Analytics
7 4 (14.29%) Robot Operating System
7 4 (14.29%) Elastic Stack
7 4 (14.29%) Software Testing
7 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
7 4 (14.29%) Quantitative Analysis

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 2 (7.14%) SAS
2 1 (3.57%) Apache
2 1 (3.57%) Apache Pig
2 1 (3.57%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.57%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (3.57%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (75.00%) Big Data
2 3 (10.71%) Blockchain
3 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (3.57%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.57%) Apache Kudu
4 1 (3.57%) BigQuery
4 1 (3.57%) Data Lake
4 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.57%) HBase
4 1 (3.57%) Impala
4 1 (3.57%) Power BI
4 1 (3.57%) Presto
4 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.57%) SAS EBI
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.57%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (57.14%) Military
2 3 (10.71%) Publishing
3 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (71.43%) Software Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) Graduate
3 3 (10.71%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Junior
3 3 (10.71%) Junior Software Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Analytics Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Head of Operations
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) AWS Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Big Data Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Data Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Data Scientist
5 1 (3.57%) Development Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Data Scientist
5 1 (3.57%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Software Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (71.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 20 (71.43%) OpenCV
1 20 (71.43%) Web Services
2 4 (14.29%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (3.57%) Kafka
3 1 (3.57%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 20 (71.43%) Algorithms
1 20 (71.43%) Robotics
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Fintech
2 1 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 21 (75.00%) Linux
2 20 (71.43%) Windows
3 4 (14.29%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Data Analysis
2 21 (75.00%) Deep Learning
2 21 (75.00%) Machine Learning
2 21 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 21 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 20 (71.43%) Image Processing
3 20 (71.43%) Innovative Thinking
4 5 (17.86%) Analytics
4 5 (17.86%) Data Management
4 5 (17.86%) Data Science
5 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (14.29%) Quantitative Analysis
5 4 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.71%) CRM
6 3 (10.71%) Data Analytics
6 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
6 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
7 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.14%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 20 (71.43%) C++
2 17 (60.71%) Java
3 16 (57.14%) C#
4 4 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (7.14%) Python
5 2 (7.14%) R
6 1 (3.57%) Scala
6 1 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (71.43%) Degree
1 20 (71.43%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (3.57%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) GCP
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) Docker
2 1 (3.57%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Kubernetes
1 1 (3.57%) Oozie
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Cloudera
1 1 (3.57%) Google
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle
1 1 (3.57%) SAP
1 1 (3.57%) Tableau