Period
to 5 April 2020

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 5 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Mining
UK
6 months to
5 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 655 649 593
Rank change year-on-year -6 -56 -7
Permanent jobs citing Data Mining 356 523 768
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.31% 0.35% 0.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.14% 1.24% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 264 388 641
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,600 £32,500
90th Percentile £102,500 £92,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,750 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +21.88% -15.79% +5.56%

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 31,135 42,290 54,339
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 26.72% 28.35% 30.66%
Number of salaries quoted 25,459 34,699 45,400
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 5 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Data Mining in the UK

Data Mining
Top 17 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 5 April 2020. 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
Job
Vacancies
England +17 332 £60,000 - 46
London +31 183 £67,500 -10.00% 25
UK excluding London +38 171 £48,750 +21.88% 23
North of England +74 54 £45,000 +12.50% 7
South East +47 51 £60,000 +20.00% 4
North West +48 37 £40,000 - 6
Work from Home +21 19 £61,250 -2.00% 4
Midlands +48 17 £42,500 -2.86% 4
East of England +55 16 £50,000 -4.76% 2
South West +25 14 £29,000 -31.76% 4
Scotland -12 14 £50,000 +29.87% 2
North East +14 11 £58,750 +83.59%
East Midlands +38 10 £35,000 -22.22% 1
West Midlands +42 7 £43,750 +2.94% 3
Yorkshire +46 6 £62,500 +31.58% 1
Northern Ireland +12 4 £55,000 +120.00%
Wales -3 1 £50,000 +56.25%

For the 6 months to 5 April 2020, 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.

1 205 (57.58%) SQL
2 178 (50.00%) Analytics
3 176 (49.44%) Python
4 130 (36.52%) Data Science
5 112 (31.46%) Machine Learning
6 102 (28.65%) Visualisation
7 101 (28.37%) Analytical Skills
8 100 (28.09%) Finance
9 94 (26.40%) Degree
10 91 (25.56%) Big Data
11 90 (25.28%) Business Intelligence
12 85 (23.88%) Data Analysis
13 80 (22.47%) Mathematics
14 79 (22.19%) Data Modelling
15 77 (21.63%) ETL
15 77 (21.63%) Data Analytics
16 75 (21.07%) Agile Software Development
17 73 (20.51%) Data Warehouse
18 71 (19.94%) Computer Science
19 67 (18.82%) R
19 67 (18.82%) Hadoop
20 62 (17.42%) Artificial Intelligence
20 62 (17.42%) SQL Server
21 60 (16.85%) Statistics
22 58 (16.29%) Data Visualisation
22 58 (16.29%) Algorithms
23 54 (15.17%) Java
24 53 (14.89%) Marketing
25 52 (14.61%) Apache Spark
26 46 (12.92%) Problem-Solving

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 52 (14.61%) Apache Spark
2 30 (8.43%) SAS
3 12 (3.37%) Apache
4 9 (2.53%) CMS
5 8 (2.25%) Jupyter
6 7 (1.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 5 (1.40%) Apache Pig
7 5 (1.40%) IIS
7 5 (1.40%) Tornado
8 4 (1.12%) Apache Solr
8 4 (1.12%) JBoss
8 4 (1.12%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.12%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.12%) WildFly
9 3 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.56%) IPython
11 1 (0.28%) Apache Airflow
11 1 (0.28%) Appian
11 1 (0.28%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 31 (8.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (3.37%) SPSS
3 11 (3.09%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (3.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.28%) Stata
Business Applications
1 5 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (1.40%) SAP CRM
1 5 (1.40%) SAP ERP
1 5 (1.40%) SAP IS-U
1 5 (1.40%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 2 (0.56%) Elite 3E
2 2 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.56%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.28%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 36 (10.11%) AWS
1 36 (10.11%) Azure
2 35 (9.83%) Power Platform
3 20 (5.62%) GCP
4 11 (3.09%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (2.53%) Google Analytics
6 6 (1.69%) AWS Lambda
6 6 (1.69%) Serverless
7 5 (1.40%) Amazon EMR
7 5 (1.40%) Amazon S3
7 5 (1.40%) PaaS
7 5 (1.40%) PowerApps
8 4 (1.12%) Office 365
9 3 (0.84%) Adobe Analytics
9 3 (0.84%) Azure Data Factory
10 2 (0.56%) Kissmetrics
10 2 (0.56%) SaaS
11 1 (0.28%) AdWords
11 1 (0.28%) Amazon SageMaker
11 1 (0.28%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.37%) Internet
2 11 (3.09%) SNA
3 3 (0.84%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (25.56%) Big Data
2 73 (20.51%) Data Warehouse
3 67 (18.82%) Hadoop
4 62 (17.42%) SQL Server
5 38 (10.67%) Relational Database
6 35 (9.83%) Power BI
7 26 (7.30%) Apache Hive
8 23 (6.46%) NoSQL
9 20 (5.62%) Text Mining
10 19 (5.34%) MySQL
10 19 (5.34%) OLAP
10 19 (5.34%) PostgreSQL
11 16 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 16 (4.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 15 (4.21%) Data Lake
13 13 (3.65%) QlikView
14 12 (3.37%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 11 (3.09%) KDB
16 10 (2.81%) MongoDB
16 10 (2.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (3.09%) Git (software)
2 7 (1.97%) JIRA
3 5 (1.40%) kappa
4 4 (1.12%) ANTLR
4 4 (1.12%) Artifactory
4 4 (1.12%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.12%) JUnit
4 4 (1.12%) LabVIEW
4 4 (1.12%) Maven
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.28%) Selenium
5 1 (0.28%) webpack
General
1 100 (28.09%) Finance
2 53 (14.89%) Marketing
3 22 (6.18%) Manufacturing
4 17 (4.78%) Banking
5 14 (3.93%) Advertising
6 13 (3.65%) Law
7 11 (3.09%) Aerospace
8 10 (2.81%) Military
8 10 (2.81%) Retail
9 6 (1.69%) Investment Banking
10 5 (1.40%) Public Sector
10 5 (1.40%) Telecoms
11 4 (1.12%) Front Office
12 3 (0.84%) Games
12 3 (0.84%) Norwegian Language
13 2 (0.56%) Electronics
13 2 (0.56%) Legal
13 2 (0.56%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.28%) Automotive
14 1 (0.28%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 83 (23.31%) Analyst
2 80 (22.47%) Developer
3 74 (20.79%) Data Scientist
4 34 (9.55%) Data Engineer
5 32 (8.99%) Data Analyst
6 26 (7.30%) Senior Data Scientist
7 23 (6.46%) Python Engineer
8 22 (6.18%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 20 (5.62%) Python Developer
10 17 (4.78%) Junior
11 16 (4.49%) Architect
11 16 (4.49%) Insight Analyst
12 15 (4.21%) Java Developer
13 12 (3.37%) Business Analyst
13 12 (3.37%) Senior Analyst
14 11 (3.09%) Data Architect
14 11 (3.09%) Full Stack Developer
14 11 (3.09%) Java Engineer
14 11 (3.09%) JavaScript Engineer
14 11 (3.09%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (11.52%) Natural Language Processing
2 23 (6.46%) HTML
3 20 (5.62%) .NET
3 20 (5.62%) CSS
4 18 (5.06%) AngularJS
5 16 (4.49%) Node.js
6 14 (3.93%) TensorFlow
7 11 (3.09%) Middleware
8 8 (2.25%) Spring
9 7 (1.97%) Kafka
9 7 (1.97%) NumPy
9 7 (1.97%) Pandas
9 7 (1.97%) scikit-learn
9 7 (1.97%) XML
10 6 (1.69%) LAMP
10 6 (1.69%) Web Services
11 5 (1.40%) ASP.NET
11 5 (1.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (1.40%) MLlib
11 5 (1.40%) React
Miscellaneous
1 101 (28.37%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (16.29%) Algorithms
3 29 (8.15%) Management Information System
4 19 (5.34%) Data Structures
5 12 (3.37%) Hedge funds
5 12 (3.37%) Social Media
5 12 (3.37%) Social Network
6 11 (3.09%) e-Health
6 11 (3.09%) Internet of Things
7 10 (2.81%) Analytical Mindset
7 10 (2.81%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (1.40%) Enterprise Cloud
8 5 (1.40%) Fixed Income
8 5 (1.40%) Virtual Team
9 4 (1.12%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.12%) Device Driver
9 4 (1.12%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 3 (0.84%) Equities
10 3 (0.84%) Robotics
10 3 (0.84%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 38 (10.67%) Linux
2 7 (1.97%) Windows
3 3 (0.84%) Android
3 3 (0.84%) Apple iOS
3 3 (0.84%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.28%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (50.00%) Analytics
2 130 (36.52%) Data Science
3 112 (31.46%) Machine Learning
4 102 (28.65%) Visualisation
5 90 (25.28%) Business Intelligence
6 85 (23.88%) Data Analysis
7 80 (22.47%) Mathematics
8 79 (22.19%) Data Modelling
9 77 (21.63%) Data Analytics
9 77 (21.63%) ETL
10 75 (21.07%) Agile Software Development
11 71 (19.94%) Computer Science
12 62 (17.42%) Artificial Intelligence
13 60 (16.85%) Statistics
14 58 (16.29%) Data Visualisation
15 46 (12.92%) Problem-Solving
16 44 (12.36%) Actionable Insight
17 37 (10.39%) Data Integration
18 34 (9.55%) Statistical Modelling
19 27 (7.58%) Data Engineering
Programming Languages
1 205 (57.58%) SQL
2 176 (49.44%) Python
3 67 (18.82%) R
4 54 (15.17%) Java
5 40 (11.24%) JavaScript
6 29 (8.15%) Scala
7 23 (6.46%) MATLAB
8 22 (6.18%) C++
9 17 (4.78%) T-SQL
10 16 (4.49%) VBA
11 12 (3.37%) C#
12 9 (2.53%) PHP
12 9 (2.53%) PHP 7
13 8 (2.25%) PowerShell
14 7 (1.97%) C
15 6 (1.69%) PHP 5
16 5 (1.40%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 5 (1.40%) PL/SQL
17 4 (1.12%) Go
17 4 (1.12%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 94 (26.40%) Degree
2 19 (5.34%) Numerate Degree
3 18 (5.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (5.06%) PhD
4 15 (4.21%) Master's Degree
5 7 (1.97%) MBA
6 2 (0.56%) CFA
7 1 (0.28%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (8.15%) QA
2 20 (5.62%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.12%) SLA
4 3 (0.84%) Actionable Recommendations
4 3 (0.84%) GDPR
5 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.28%) COBIT
6 1 (0.28%) NIST
6 1 (0.28%) PMO
6 1 (0.28%) SEPA
System Software
1 7 (1.97%) Docker
1 7 (1.97%) HDFS
2 4 (1.12%) Firmware
3 3 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.12%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.28%) Ansible
2 1 (0.28%) Oozie
2 1 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.28%) Puppet
2 1 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.28%) Terraform
Vendors
1 43 (12.08%) Tableau
2 35 (9.83%) Microsoft
3 31 (8.71%) Oracle
4 25 (7.02%) Google
5 11 (3.09%) Cloudera
5 11 (3.09%) SAP
6 10 (2.81%) Adobe
6 10 (2.81%) Informatica
7 9 (2.53%) TIBCO
8 8 (2.25%) Talend
9 7 (1.97%) Alteryx
9 7 (1.97%) Sage
9 7 (1.97%) WorldPay
10 5 (1.40%) Hortonworks
10 5 (1.40%) Snowplow
10 5 (1.40%) Sparx
11 3 (0.84%) Dataiku
11 3 (0.84%) Facebook
11 3 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.84%) VMware