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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Mining
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 497 434 516
Rank change year-on-year -63 +82  
Permanent jobs citing Data Mining 385 683 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.45% 0.65% 0.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.46% 2.12% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 316 545 444
Median salary £55,000 £53,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.80% +12.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.75% -3.52%  

Data Mining is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 26331 32293 33782
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 30.80% 30.88% 31.38%
Number of salaries quoted 22328 27534 28625
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Data Mining
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Data Mining as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Mining in the UK

Data Mining
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Mining.

Salary trend for Data Mining in the UK

Data Mining
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Mining over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Mining in the UK

Data Mining
Top 30 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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -64 364 £55,000 - 55
London -64 187 £60,000 -7.69% 30
South East +54 77 £52,500 +17.97% 4
City of London +20 35 £52,500 -22.22% 5
Berkshire +45 26 £60,000 +4.34%
Yorkshire +27 26 £50,000 +25.00% 4
East of England +17 24 £61,413 +44.50% 5
Surrey +48 20 £65,000 +85.71% 1
Hampshire +30 17 £25,500 -43.33%
North West -20 16 £40,000 +6.66% 6
West Yorkshire +3 15 £42,500 +6.25% 4
West Midlands +42 14 £31,000 +12.72% 3
Leeds +9 14 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Reading +38 13 - -
South West +19 13 £46,500 -15.45% 1
Scotland +7 13 £50,000 -4.76% 4
West Sussex +14 11 £47,500 -29.62%
Edinburgh -1 11 £32,500 -40.90% 4
North Yorkshire - 11 £50,000 -
Essex +24 10 £67,500 +12.50%
Cambridgeshire +13 10 £39,500 -1.25% 4
Manchester -26 10 £55,000 +77.41% 3
Harrogate - 10 £50,000 -
Staines -7 8 £65,000 - 1
Colchester - 8 £67,500 -
Cambridge +5 7 £35,000 -22.22% 4
East Midlands -29 7 £33,000 -5.71% 2
Farnborough - 7 £24,500 -
Southampton +14 6 £45,000 -
Slough - 6 £65,000 -

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 with a requirement for Data Mining.

1 394 (54.80%) SQL
2 324 (45.06%) Analytics
3 261 (36.30%) Python
4 255 (35.47%) Machine Learning
5 221 (30.74%) Big Data
6 212 (29.49%) Degree
7 205 (28.51%) Analytical Skills
8 196 (27.26%) Statistics
9 186 (25.87%) Finance
10 177 (24.62%) Business Intelligence
11 169 (23.50%) Hadoop
12 166 (23.09%) R
13 163 (22.67%) Mathematics
14 154 (21.42%) Agile Software Development
15 149 (20.72%) Java
16 146 (20.31%) Algorithms
17 145 (20.17%) Computer Science
18 137 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
18 137 (19.05%) Visualisation
19 136 (18.92%) Data Analysis
20 125 (17.39%) SAS
21 124 (17.25%) SQL Server
22 116 (16.13%) ETL
23 114 (15.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 113 (15.72%) Apache Spark
25 112 (15.58%) Relational Database
26 111 (15.44%) Data Modelling
27 103 (14.33%) MS Excel
28 101 (14.05%) Microsoft
29 100 (13.91%) Data Visualisation

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
1 125 (17.39%) SAS
2 113 (15.72%) Apache Spark
3 42 (5.84%) Apache Pig
4 14 (1.95%) Apache
5 12 (1.67%) JBoss
5 12 (1.67%) WebSphere
6 11 (1.53%) SharePoint
6 11 (1.53%) WebLogic
7 10 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (1.25%) Tomcat
9 6 (0.83%) IIS
9 6 (0.83%) Tornado
10 4 (0.56%) Confluence
11 2 (0.28%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.28%) CMS
11 2 (0.28%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.28%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.14%) Drupal
Applications
1 103 (14.33%) MS Excel
2 43 (5.98%) SPSS
3 14 (1.95%) MS Office
3 14 (1.95%) Stata
4 10 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (1.11%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.56%) S-PLUS
6 4 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.56%) SPSS Modeler
7 3 (0.42%) MS Project
8 2 (0.28%) Weka
9 1 (0.14%) EViews
9 1 (0.14%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 8 (1.11%) Sentinel
2 7 (0.97%) Relativity
3 4 (0.56%) WebTrends
4 3 (0.42%) Eloqua
4 3 (0.42%) SAP CO
4 3 (0.42%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.42%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (0.42%) SAP FSCM
4 3 (0.42%) SAP MM
4 3 (0.42%) SAP PS
4 3 (0.42%) SAP SD
5 2 (0.28%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.28%) Unica
6 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 36 (5.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (2.50%) Google Analytics
4 16 (2.23%) GitHub
5 7 (0.97%) SaaS
6 6 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (0.83%) Amazon EMR
6 6 (0.83%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.56%) Data Lake Analytics
8 3 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.42%) PaaS
9 2 (0.28%) Adobe Analytics
9 2 (0.28%) Amazon Kinesis
9 2 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.28%) Responsys
10 1 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.70%) Internet
2 2 (0.28%) Firewall
3 1 (0.14%) DNS
3 1 (0.14%) Extranet
3 1 (0.14%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.14%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.14%) NAS
3 1 (0.14%) Network Security
3 1 (0.14%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (0.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 221 (30.74%) Big Data
2 169 (23.50%) Hadoop
3 137 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
4 124 (17.25%) SQL Server
5 114 (15.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 112 (15.58%) Relational Database
7 95 (13.21%) NoSQL
8 77 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 70 (9.74%) Apache Hive
10 65 (9.04%) Power BI
11 60 (8.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 57 (7.93%) MongoDB
13 54 (7.51%) BusinessObjects
14 47 (6.54%) MySQL
15 39 (5.42%) QlikView
16 30 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
16 30 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
17 29 (4.03%) Text Mining
18 28 (3.89%) SQL Server 2014
19 25 (3.48%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 20 (2.78%) Git (software)
2 18 (2.50%) Talend Open Studio
3 11 (1.53%) Ant
3 11 (1.53%) Gradle
3 11 (1.53%) Maven
4 10 (1.39%) Jenkins
5 9 (1.25%) JIRA
6 5 (0.70%) JUnit
7 4 (0.56%) Eclipse
7 4 (0.56%) RStudio
7 4 (0.56%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.42%) Vagrant
8 3 (0.42%) Yeoman
9 2 (0.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.14%) TestNG
General
1 186 (25.87%) Finance
2 78 (10.85%) Marketing
3 57 (7.93%) Legal
4 36 (5.01%) Retail
5 31 (4.31%) Banking
6 20 (2.78%) Telecoms
7 17 (2.36%) Advertising
8 16 (2.23%) Games
9 10 (1.39%) Billing
10 9 (1.25%) Back Office
11 7 (0.97%) Law
12 6 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.56%) Front Office
13 4 (0.56%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.56%) Publishing
14 3 (0.42%) Automotive
14 3 (0.42%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.28%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.28%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 197 (27.40%) Data Scientist
2 183 (25.45%) Analyst
3 151 (21.00%) Developer
4 73 (10.15%) Data Analyst
5 55 (7.65%) Consultant
6 51 (7.09%) Business Analyst
7 45 (6.26%) Java Developer
8 37 (5.15%) Senior Data Scientist
9 34 (4.73%) SQL Analyst
10 32 (4.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 29 (4.03%) Data Engineer
11 29 (4.03%) SQL Data Analyst
12 28 (3.89%) Software Engineer
13 27 (3.76%) Technical Business Analyst
14 26 (3.62%) Python Developer
14 26 (3.62%) Technical Analyst
15 23 (3.20%) Business Intelligence Analyst
16 22 (3.06%) Junior
17 19 (2.64%) Oracle Developer
17 19 (2.64%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (7.23%) Natural Language Processing
2 42 (5.84%) XML
3 41 (5.70%) MDX
4 36 (5.01%) .NET
5 34 (4.73%) scikit-learn
6 30 (4.17%) Pandas
6 30 (4.17%) Web Services
7 26 (3.62%) JMS
7 26 (3.62%) Spring
8 24 (3.34%) Node.js
8 24 (3.34%) NumPy
9 22 (3.06%) REST
10 21 (2.92%) HTML
10 21 (2.92%) RESTful
11 20 (2.78%) SOAP
12 16 (2.23%) J2EE
13 15 (2.09%) D3.js
13 15 (2.09%) Hibernate
14 14 (1.95%) Flask
14 14 (1.95%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 205 (28.51%) Analytical Skills
2 146 (20.31%) Algorithms
3 145 (20.17%) Computer Science
4 57 (7.93%) Data Structures
5 27 (3.76%) User Experience
6 24 (3.34%) Management Information System
7 20 (2.78%) Credit Risk
7 20 (2.78%) Virtual Team
8 19 (2.64%) Fintech
9 16 (2.23%) Hedge funds
10 15 (2.09%) Social Media
11 14 (1.95%) CUDA
12 11 (1.53%) Mobile App
12 11 (1.53%) Social Network
13 10 (1.39%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 10 (1.39%) Fixed Income
14 7 (0.97%) Client/Server
14 7 (0.97%) Cloud Native
15 6 (0.83%) Data Centre
15 6 (0.83%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 60 (8.34%) Linux
2 25 (3.48%) Unix
3 13 (1.81%) Windows
4 8 (1.11%) Android
4 8 (1.11%) Apple iOS
5 5 (0.70%) CentOS
5 5 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (0.70%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.42%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.14%) AIX
7 1 (0.14%) Debian
7 1 (0.14%) HPUX
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 324 (45.06%) Analytics
2 255 (35.47%) Machine Learning
3 196 (27.26%) Statistics
4 177 (24.62%) Business Intelligence
5 163 (22.67%) Mathematics
6 154 (21.42%) Agile Software Development
7 137 (19.05%) Visualisation
8 136 (18.92%) Data Analysis
9 116 (16.13%) ETL
10 111 (15.44%) Data Modelling
11 100 (13.91%) Data Visualisation
12 88 (12.24%) Data Analytics
13 73 (10.15%) Software Engineering
14 72 (10.01%) Statistical Modelling
15 58 (8.07%) Predictive Modelling
16 54 (7.51%) Physics
17 52 (7.23%) Statistical Analysis
18 50 (6.95%) Mentoring
19 45 (6.26%) Actionable Insight
20 43 (5.98%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 394 (54.80%) SQL
2 261 (36.30%) Python
3 166 (23.09%) R
4 149 (20.72%) Java
5 88 (12.24%) T-SQL
6 69 (9.60%) C++
7 59 (8.21%) Scala
8 57 (7.93%) JavaScript
9 51 (7.09%) VBA
10 42 (5.84%) C#
11 37 (5.15%) MATLAB
12 33 (4.59%) Perl
13 26 (3.62%) PL/SQL
14 25 (3.48%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 24 (3.34%) PHP
16 22 (3.06%) C
17 15 (2.09%) Groovy
17 15 (2.09%) VB
18 11 (1.53%) Ruby
19 8 (1.11%) Lua
Qualifications
1 212 (29.49%) Degree
2 84 (11.68%) PhD
3 21 (2.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (2.64%) Security Cleared
5 18 (2.50%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.56%) RHCA
6 4 (0.56%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.28%) CCA
7 2 (0.28%) CISM
7 2 (0.28%) CISSP
7 2 (0.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.28%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.28%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.14%) ISEB
8 1 (0.14%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.14%) MBA
8 1 (0.14%) MCSA
8 1 (0.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (5.15%) Data Quality
2 20 (2.78%) QA
3 4 (0.56%) MiFID
4 2 (0.28%) SLA
5 1 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.14%) EMIR
5 1 (0.14%) IFRS
5 1 (0.14%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.14%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (1.39%) Docker
2 8 (1.11%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (0.70%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.56%) HDFS
5 4 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.42%) KVM
6 3 (0.42%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.14%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.14%) NFS
7 1 (0.14%) Squid
7 1 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (1.67%) Ambari
2 6 (0.83%) EnCase
3 2 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.28%) Oozie
4 1 (0.14%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 101 (14.05%) Microsoft
2 92 (12.80%) Oracle
3 76 (10.57%) Tableau
4 23 (3.20%) Google
5 19 (2.64%) SAP
6 18 (2.50%) Talend
7 12 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
7 12 (1.67%) Teradata
8 11 (1.53%) IBM
8 11 (1.53%) Vertica
9 10 (1.39%) Cognos
10 9 (1.25%) Informatica
10 9 (1.25%) MicroStrategy
11 7 (0.97%) Hortonworks
12 6 (0.83%) Nuix
12 6 (0.83%) Red Hat
12 6 (0.83%) VMware
13 5 (0.70%) Cloudera
13 5 (0.70%) JD Edwards
13 5 (0.70%) Splunk
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
South West London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
West London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £90,000 to £110,000 per annum Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cheshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £78,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Rullion
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + bonus +benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Codex
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Churchill Frank
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Acumin
Salary: From £34,000 to £42,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Scene One Ltd
Salary: bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum fantastic salary and prospects (Top
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Churchill Frank
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 45000
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE + options
Posted: 6 days ago