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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 12 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Mining
UK
6 months to
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 665 630 566
Rank change year-on-year -35 -64 +120
Permanent jobs citing Data Mining 669 428 229
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.40% 0.37% 0.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.45% 1.34% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 237 259 211
10th Percentile £38,750 £36,100 £31,250
25th Percentile £47,447 £42,500 £41,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +20.00%
75th Percentile £82,500 £72,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £85,251 £187,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% +16.88%

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 with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 46,093 31,897 17,523
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 27.29% 27.88% 27.68%
Number of salaries quoted 20,881 21,138 14,372
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +7.34%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £96,250 £92,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Data Mining
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Data Mining as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Data Mining in the UK

Data Mining
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Data Mining.

Salary trend for Data Mining in the UK

Data Mining
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Mining over the 6 months to 12 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Data Mining in the UK

Data Mining
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Mining within the UK over the 6 months to 12 August 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
England -58 584 £58,513 +11.45% 26
London -59 384 £60,750 +5.65% 9
UK excluding London -45 229 £55,000 +10.00% 19
Work from Home -146 202 £60,000 +20.00% 11
South East -4 78 £100,000 +60.00% 1
North of England -53 44 £50,238 +29.65% 6
South West -42 27 £50,000 +5.26% 6
East of England -64 27 £45,000 -35.71%
Yorkshire -20 24 £50,238 +11.64% 2
West Midlands -69 24 £50,000 -4.76% 4
Midlands -79 24 £50,000 -4.76% 4
North West -62 19 £48,835 +30.23% 4
Scotland -34 18 £67,500 +35.88% 1
Wales -8 10 £54,000 +2.86% 1
North East -14 1 £50,000 +42.86%
Northern Ireland -25 1 £65,000 -13.33%

For the 6 months to 12 August 2022, 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 with a requirement for Data Mining.

1 422 (63.08%) SQL
2 345 (51.57%) Python
3 329 (49.18%) Analytics
4 296 (44.25%) Data Science
5 288 (43.05%) Degree
6 269 (40.21%) Analytical Skills
7 238 (35.58%) Mathematics
8 231 (34.53%) Visualisation
9 224 (33.48%) Social Skills
10 211 (31.54%) Machine Learning
11 192 (28.70%) Statistics
12 182 (27.20%) Agile
13 181 (27.06%) Data Analysis
14 179 (26.76%) Computer Science
15 170 (25.41%) Finance
16 162 (24.22%) ETL
17 158 (23.62%) Data Warehouse
18 155 (23.17%) Business Intelligence
19 154 (23.02%) Data Modelling
20 145 (21.67%) AWS
21 144 (21.52%) Data Pipeline
21 144 (21.52%) Decision-Making
22 141 (21.08%) Big Data
22 141 (21.08%) Java
23 139 (20.78%) Power BI
23 139 (20.78%) Power Platform
24 136 (20.33%) Problem-Solving
25 133 (19.88%) Apache Spark
26 132 (19.73%) R
27 127 (18.98%) Data Analytics

Data Mining
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 133 (19.88%) Apache Spark
2 44 (6.58%) SAS
3 33 (4.93%) OpenStack
4 16 (2.39%) Apache Solr
5 15 (2.24%) Jupyter
6 12 (1.79%) Apache Airflow
6 12 (1.79%) Apache Pig
7 10 (1.49%) WordPress
8 9 (1.35%) Apache
9 6 (0.90%) CMS
10 5 (0.75%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.60%) Confluence
11 4 (0.60%) JBoss
11 4 (0.60%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.45%) ArcGIS
13 1 (0.15%) IIS
13 1 (0.15%) MS Exchange
13 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 77 (11.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 29 (4.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 22 (3.29%) SPSS
4 21 (3.14%) Spreadsheet
5 16 (2.39%) Microsoft Office
6 8 (1.20%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.30%) Pipeline Pilot
8 1 (0.15%) EViews
Business Applications
1 19 (2.84%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (0.60%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.15%) Actimize
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.15%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 145 (21.67%) AWS
2 139 (20.78%) Power Platform
3 127 (18.98%) GCP
4 123 (18.39%) Azure
5 37 (5.53%) Google Analytics
6 28 (4.19%) Cloud Computing
7 27 (4.04%) Azure Synapse Analytics
7 27 (4.04%) Google Data Studio
8 17 (2.54%) Adobe Analytics
9 16 (2.39%) Serverless
10 15 (2.24%) AWS Lambda
11 12 (1.79%) Slack
12 11 (1.64%) Amazon EMR
12 11 (1.64%) AWS Step Functions
13 10 (1.49%) Azure Data Factory
14 8 (1.20%) Amazon S3
14 8 (1.20%) IaaS
14 8 (1.20%) PaaS
14 8 (1.20%) SaaS
14 8 (1.20%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.20%) Broadband
2 7 (1.05%) Ethernet
3 6 (0.90%) DNS
3 6 (0.90%) DWDM
3 6 (0.90%) FTP
3 6 (0.90%) GPON
3 6 (0.90%) Mobile Backhaul
4 4 (0.60%) HTTP
4 4 (0.60%) Skype
4 4 (0.60%) SNMP
5 3 (0.45%) Internet
6 2 (0.30%) DHCP
7 1 (0.15%) Firewall
7 1 (0.15%) ICMP
7 1 (0.15%) NAS
7 1 (0.15%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.15%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (23.62%) Data Warehouse
2 141 (21.08%) Big Data
3 139 (20.78%) Power BI
4 120 (17.94%) Tableau
5 112 (16.74%) Hadoop
6 75 (11.21%) SQL Server
7 56 (8.37%) NoSQL
8 53 (7.92%) BigQuery
9 44 (6.58%) Looker
10 42 (6.28%) Data Lake
11 41 (6.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 40 (5.98%) Amazon Redshift
12 40 (5.98%) Flink
13 39 (5.83%) Apache Hive
14 35 (5.23%) OLAP
15 34 (5.08%) Relational Database
16 28 (4.19%) MySQL
17 27 (4.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 25 (3.74%) GIS
19 24 (3.59%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 26 (3.89%) IDA Disassembler
2 17 (2.54%) Git (software)
3 15 (2.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 13 (1.94%) Selenium
5 10 (1.49%) JIRA
6 7 (1.05%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.60%) ClearCase
7 4 (0.60%) ERwin
7 4 (0.60%) Oracle APEX
7 4 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (0.60%) PROIV
7 4 (0.60%) Subversion
7 4 (0.60%) Toad
7 4 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.15%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.15%) JUnit
8 1 (0.15%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.15%) TeamCity
General
1 269 (40.21%) Analytical Skills
2 224 (33.48%) Social Skills
3 170 (25.41%) Finance
4 71 (10.61%) Marketing
5 62 (9.27%) Banking
6 52 (7.77%) Retail
7 41 (6.13%) Presentation Skills
8 40 (5.98%) Telecoms
9 30 (4.48%) Advertising
10 28 (4.19%) Games
10 28 (4.19%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 27 (4.04%) Manufacturing
12 23 (3.44%) Pharmaceutical
12 23 (3.44%) Public Sector
13 21 (3.14%) Front Office
14 19 (2.84%) Legal
15 14 (2.09%) Organisational Skills
16 12 (1.79%) Law
17 11 (1.64%) German Language
17 11 (1.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 187 (27.95%) Analyst
2 136 (20.33%) Data Analyst
3 116 (17.34%) Data Scientist
4 94 (14.05%) Senior Analyst
5 80 (11.96%) Senior Data Analyst
6 63 (9.42%) Architect
7 60 (8.97%) Data Engineer
8 57 (8.52%) Senior Data Scientist
9 52 (7.77%) Developer
10 33 (4.93%) IT Architect
11 32 (4.78%) Digital Architect
12 31 (4.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 30 (4.48%) Malware Researcher
13 30 (4.48%) Threat Researcher
14 28 (4.19%) Principal Architect
15 23 (3.44%) Senior Data Engineer
15 23 (3.44%) Software Engineer
16 21 (3.14%) Machine Learning Scientist
16 21 (3.14%) Senior Architect
17 20 (2.99%) Power BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (5.98%) Apache Beam
2 39 (5.83%) TensorFlow
3 36 (5.38%) Kafka
4 34 (5.08%) Pandas
5 33 (4.93%) scikit-learn
6 32 (4.78%) REST
7 26 (3.89%) XML
8 25 (3.74%) Torch
9 21 (3.14%) Chainer
9 21 (3.14%) Keras
9 21 (3.14%) Theano
10 18 (2.69%) Velocity
11 16 (2.39%) NumPy
12 15 (2.24%) D3.js
12 15 (2.24%) HTML
13 13 (1.94%) Shiny
14 12 (1.79%) Matplotlib
15 8 (1.20%) .NET
15 8 (1.20%) CSS
16 7 (1.05%) Plotly
Miscellaneous
1 125 (18.68%) Algorithms
2 33 (4.93%) Blog
3 30 (4.48%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 30 (4.48%) Data Structures
3 30 (4.48%) Linux Command Line
4 26 (3.89%) Cyberthreat
5 24 (3.59%) Credit Risk
6 23 (3.44%) Management Information System
7 16 (2.39%) Life Science
7 16 (2.39%) Virtual Team
8 13 (1.94%) Mobile App
9 10 (1.49%) e-Learning
9 10 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
10 9 (1.35%) FMCG
10 9 (1.35%) Legacy Systems
10 9 (1.35%) Tandem
10 9 (1.35%) User Experience
11 8 (1.20%) Low-Code
12 7 (1.05%) Pricing Data
12 7 (1.05%) Sports Betting
Operating Systems
1 80 (11.96%) Linux
2 46 (6.88%) Windows
3 14 (2.09%) Unix
4 7 (1.05%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.60%) AIX
5 4 (0.60%) HPUX
5 4 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (0.60%) Solaris
5 4 (0.60%) Windows 2000
5 4 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.45%) VMS
7 2 (0.30%) Android
8 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 329 (49.18%) Analytics
2 296 (44.25%) Data Science
3 238 (35.58%) Mathematics
4 231 (34.53%) Visualisation
5 211 (31.54%) Machine Learning
6 192 (28.70%) Statistics
7 182 (27.20%) Agile
8 181 (27.06%) Data Analysis
9 179 (26.76%) Computer Science
10 162 (24.22%) ETL
11 155 (23.17%) Business Intelligence
12 154 (23.02%) Data Modelling
13 144 (21.52%) Data Pipeline
13 144 (21.52%) Decision-Making
14 136 (20.33%) Problem-Solving
15 127 (18.98%) Data Analytics
16 112 (16.74%) Artificial Intelligence
16 112 (16.74%) Data Visualisation
17 102 (15.25%) Software Engineering
18 83 (12.41%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 422 (63.08%) SQL
2 345 (51.57%) Python
3 141 (21.08%) Java
4 132 (19.73%) R
5 43 (6.43%) C++
6 40 (5.98%) MATLAB
7 34 (5.08%) JavaScript
8 28 (4.19%) T-SQL
9 23 (3.44%) PHP
10 21 (3.14%) C#
11 18 (2.69%) C
12 17 (2.54%) Perl
13 15 (2.24%) Go
14 14 (2.09%) PL/SQL
15 12 (1.79%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 11 (1.64%) Scala
17 10 (1.49%) VBA
18 9 (1.35%) Shell Script
19 6 (0.90%) Bash
19 6 (0.90%) Rust
Qualifications
1 288 (43.05%) Degree
2 75 (11.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 70 (10.46%) Master's Degree
4 57 (8.52%) PhD
5 31 (4.63%) TOGAF Certification
6 26 (3.89%) Numerate Degree
7 19 (2.84%) AWS Certification
8 4 (0.60%) ISEB
8 4 (0.60%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.60%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.60%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.45%) HND
10 2 (0.30%) CBAP
10 2 (0.30%) MBA
10 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.15%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (17.64%) Data Quality
2 19 (2.84%) GDPR
2 19 (2.84%) QA
3 5 (0.75%) Good Clinical Practice
4 3 (0.45%) Accessibility
5 2 (0.30%) GLP
5 2 (0.30%) MiFID
6 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.15%) PMO
6 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (1.20%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.60%) Docker
2 4 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (0.60%) Samba
3 2 (0.30%) HDFS
4 1 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (2.09%) Kubernetes
2 9 (1.35%) Terraform
3 7 (1.05%) Ansible
4 6 (0.90%) Grafana
5 4 (0.60%) Data Guard
5 4 (0.60%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (0.60%) Kibana
5 4 (0.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (0.60%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (0.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.15%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.15%) Mesos
6 1 (0.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 126 (18.83%) Google
2 77 (11.51%) Microsoft
3 44 (6.58%) Oracle
4 28 (4.19%) Teradata
5 19 (2.84%) CA
6 17 (2.54%) Adobe
7 16 (2.39%) Cognizant
8 15 (2.24%) Databricks
9 14 (2.09%) Intel
10 13 (1.94%) Dell
10 13 (1.94%) Sony
11 12 (1.79%) Facebook
12 10 (1.49%) Cognos
12 10 (1.49%) Sage
13 7 (1.05%) Alteryx
14 6 (0.90%) IBM
14 6 (0.90%) SAP
14 6 (0.90%) Yahoo!
15 5 (0.75%) Informatica
15 5 (0.75%) MicroStrategy