Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Mining
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 103 124
Rank change year-on-year +22 +21 +20
Permanent jobs citing Data Mining 66 26 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.48% 1.19% 1.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.76% 4.21% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 30 8 28
Edinburgh median annual salary £32,000 £46,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.81% -7.50% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £35,850 £25,535
90th Percentile £55,875 £51,250 £75,000
Scotland median annual salary £32,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -36.00% - -

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 850 618 742
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 31.99% 28.31% 26.68%
Number of salaries quoted 538 436 530
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,925 £28,375 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £63,750 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Mining in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 44 (66.67%) SQL
2 43 (65.15%) Data Management
3 40 (60.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 36 (54.55%) Finance
5 35 (53.03%) Business Intelligence
6 30 (45.45%) Banking
6 30 (45.45%) Data Analysis
6 30 (45.45%) Infrastructure Management
7 26 (39.39%) Retail Banking
8 24 (36.36%) Degree
9 23 (34.85%) SAS
10 21 (31.82%) Numerate Degree
10 21 (31.82%) Innovative Thinking
11 20 (30.30%) Machine Learning
11 20 (30.30%) Big Data
12 19 (28.79%) Git (software)
12 19 (28.79%) Image Processing
12 19 (28.79%) Deep Learning
12 19 (28.79%) OpenCV
12 19 (28.79%) Algorithms
12 19 (28.79%) C++
12 19 (28.79%) Web Services
12 19 (28.79%) Windows
12 19 (28.79%) Linux
12 19 (28.79%) Quantitative Analysis
12 19 (28.79%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 19 (28.79%) Robotics
12 19 (28.79%) Mathematics
12 19 (28.79%) Software Engineering
12 19 (28.79%) Software Testing

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 23 (34.85%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.52%) Azure Machine Learning
1 1 (1.52%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (30.30%) Big Data
2 4 (6.06%) Base SAS
2 4 (6.06%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 3 (4.55%) Hadoop
3 3 (4.55%) QlikView
3 3 (4.55%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.55%) SAS EBI
3 3 (4.55%) SAS Visual Analytics
3 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.52%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 19 (28.79%) Git (software)
General
1 36 (54.55%) Finance
2 30 (45.45%) Banking
3 26 (39.39%) Retail Banking
4 2 (3.03%) Marketing
5 1 (1.52%) Advertising
5 1 (1.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (60.61%) Analyst
2 22 (33.33%) Data Analyst
3 21 (31.82%) SQL Analyst
4 19 (28.79%) Software Engineer
5 17 (25.76%) Business Analyst
6 13 (19.70%) Technical Analyst
6 13 (19.70%) Technical Business Analyst
7 9 (13.64%) SQL Data Analyst
8 6 (9.09%) Consultant
9 5 (7.58%) Business Data Analyst
9 5 (7.58%) Data Business Analyst
9 5 (7.58%) SAS Consultant
10 4 (6.06%) Report Analyst
10 4 (6.06%) SAS Analyst
10 4 (6.06%) SQL Reporting Analyst
11 3 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 3 (4.55%) Management Consultant
11 3 (4.55%) QlikView Consultant
11 3 (4.55%) SAS BI Consultant
11 3 (4.55%) Teradata Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (28.79%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 19 (28.79%) OpenCV
1 19 (28.79%) Web Services
2 6 (9.09%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 19 (28.79%) Algorithms
1 19 (28.79%) Robotics
2 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (28.79%) Linux
1 19 (28.79%) Windows
2 6 (9.09%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (65.15%) Data Management
2 40 (60.61%) Stakeholder Management
3 35 (53.03%) Business Intelligence
4 30 (45.45%) Data Analysis
4 30 (45.45%) Infrastructure Management
5 21 (31.82%) Innovative Thinking
6 20 (30.30%) Machine Learning
7 19 (28.79%) Deep Learning
7 19 (28.79%) Image Processing
7 19 (28.79%) Mathematics
7 19 (28.79%) Quantitative Analysis
7 19 (28.79%) Software Engineering
7 19 (28.79%) Software Testing
8 13 (19.70%) Analytics
9 7 (10.61%) Data Analytics
10 6 (9.09%) Statistical Modelling
11 4 (6.06%) Business Analysis
11 4 (6.06%) Creative Thinking
11 4 (6.06%) ETL
11 4 (6.06%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 44 (66.67%) SQL
2 19 (28.79%) C++
3 16 (24.24%) Java
4 13 (19.70%) C#
5 4 (6.06%) Python
6 1 (1.52%) R
Qualifications
1 24 (36.36%) Degree
2 21 (31.82%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (9.09%) Docker
Vendors
1 16 (24.24%) Teradata
2 3 (4.55%) Informatica
2 3 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.55%) MicroStrategy
2 3 (4.55%) Oracle
2 3 (4.55%) Sybase
3 1 (1.52%) Google