Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Text Mining skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Text Mining over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Text Mining
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1102 1159 1247
Rank change year-on-year +57 +88 +33
Permanent jobs citing Text Mining 109 63 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.061% 0.033% 0.035%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.20% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 104 61 65
UK median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -4.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £35,000 £42,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £110,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £67,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +42.11% -5.00% -

Text 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 54460 56137 68974
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.23% 29.67% 31.53%
Number of salaries quoted 44807 47978 58120
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Text Mining
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Text Mining as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Text Mining in the UK

Text Mining
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Text Mining in the UK

Text Mining
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Text Mining over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Text Mining in the UK

Text Mining
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Text Mining within the UK over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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 +81 100 £67,500 +12.50% 2
London +10 55 £70,000 +12.00% 1
UK excluding London +87 50 £67,500 +42.11% 1
East of England +28 24 £67,500 +42.11%
South East +62 11 £84,500 -19.52% 1
North of England +21 7 £60,000 +87.50%
North West -13 7 £60,000 +106.90%
Scotland - 5 £45,000 -
Midlands - 2 £77,500 -
South West - 1 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £70,000 -

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Text 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 Text Mining.

1 66 (60.55%) Python
1 66 (60.55%) Machine Learning
2 55 (50.46%) Java
3 54 (49.54%) Data Mining
4 48 (44.04%) Analytics
5 46 (42.20%) SQL
6 43 (39.45%) Big Data
7 42 (38.53%) Algorithms
8 39 (35.78%) Apache Spark
9 38 (34.86%) Degree
10 37 (33.94%) Visualisation
11 35 (32.11%) Natural Language Processing
12 34 (31.19%) Agile Software Development
13 29 (26.61%) Elasticsearch
13 29 (26.61%) Data Visualisation
14 28 (25.69%) Hadoop
14 28 (25.69%) JavaScript
15 26 (23.85%) Statistics
15 26 (23.85%) Mathematics
16 25 (22.94%) Computer Science
17 24 (22.02%) Apache Hive
17 24 (22.02%) Data Management
18 23 (21.10%) Neural Network
18 23 (21.10%) Kafka
18 23 (21.10%) R
19 22 (20.18%) Analytical Skills
19 22 (20.18%) Predictive Modelling
19 22 (20.18%) Life Science
19 22 (20.18%) Software Engineering
20 20 (18.35%) Statistical Analysis

Text 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 39 (35.78%) Apache Spark
2 29 (26.61%) Elasticsearch
3 16 (14.68%) Apache
4 13 (11.93%) SAS
5 12 (11.01%) Apache Solr
6 4 (3.67%) Jetty
6 4 (3.67%) nginx
6 4 (3.67%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.83%) Apache Pig
7 2 (1.83%) Jupyter
Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.92%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.26%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.67%) Amazon EMR
2 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.83%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.92%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.50%) HTTP
2 1 (0.92%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (49.54%) Data Mining
2 43 (39.45%) Big Data
3 28 (25.69%) Hadoop
4 24 (22.02%) Apache Hive
5 16 (14.68%) NoSQL
6 10 (9.17%) MongoDB
7 8 (7.34%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (7.34%) MySQL
8 6 (5.50%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (5.50%) HBase
8 6 (5.50%) Lumira
8 6 (5.50%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (5.50%) QlikView
9 5 (4.59%) Impala
9 5 (4.59%) Mahout
10 4 (3.67%) KNIME
10 4 (3.67%) Relational Database
10 4 (3.67%) SQL Server
10 4 (3.67%) STATISTICA
11 3 (2.75%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 5 (4.59%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.67%) Gradle
2 4 (3.67%) Selenium
2 4 (3.67%) Subversion
3 2 (1.83%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 17 (15.60%) Pharmaceutical
2 16 (14.68%) Finance
3 15 (13.76%) Marketing
4 5 (4.59%) Retail
5 4 (3.67%) Games
5 4 (3.67%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.75%) Advertising
6 3 (2.75%) Banking
6 3 (2.75%) Publishing
7 1 (0.92%) Digital Economy
7 1 (0.92%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.92%) Law
7 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (44.04%) Data Scientist
2 26 (23.85%) Developer
3 22 (20.18%) Java Developer
4 10 (9.17%) Development Manager
4 10 (9.17%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (5.50%) Junior
5 6 (5.50%) Junior Data Scientist
5 6 (5.50%) Python Developer
5 6 (5.50%) Software Development Manager
5 6 (5.50%) Software Manager
6 5 (4.59%) Machine Learning Scientist
7 4 (3.67%) Big Data Manager
7 4 (3.67%) Senior Data Scientist
8 3 (2.75%) Java Team Leader
8 3 (2.75%) Lead Developer
8 3 (2.75%) Lead Java Developer
8 3 (2.75%) Machine Learning Engineer
8 3 (2.75%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (2.75%) Team Leader
8 3 (2.75%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (32.11%) Natural Language Processing
2 23 (21.10%) Kafka
3 16 (14.68%) REST
4 15 (13.76%) CSS
4 15 (13.76%) HTML
5 12 (11.01%) .NET
5 12 (11.01%) Lucene
6 8 (7.34%) TensorFlow
7 7 (6.42%) ActiveMQ
7 7 (6.42%) NumPy
7 7 (6.42%) Pandas
7 7 (6.42%) scikit-learn
8 6 (5.50%) CNTK
8 6 (5.50%) RESTful
8 6 (5.50%) Theano
8 6 (5.50%) Web Services
9 5 (4.59%) AngularJS
10 4 (3.67%) Elastic Stack
10 4 (3.67%) Velocity
11 3 (2.75%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 42 (38.53%) Algorithms
2 25 (22.94%) Computer Science
3 22 (20.18%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (20.18%) Life Science
4 8 (7.34%) Social Network
5 7 (6.42%) Clustering
5 7 (6.42%) Robotics
5 7 (6.42%) Virtual Team
6 4 (3.67%) Linked Data
7 3 (2.75%) IPTV
7 3 (2.75%) Over-the-Top Content
7 3 (2.75%) STB
7 3 (2.75%) Video on Demand
8 2 (1.83%) Analytical Mindset
8 2 (1.83%) Fintech
8 2 (1.83%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.83%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.83%) Replication
9 1 (0.92%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.92%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.01%) Linux
2 1 (0.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (60.55%) Machine Learning
2 48 (44.04%) Analytics
3 37 (33.94%) Visualisation
4 34 (31.19%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (26.61%) Data Visualisation
6 26 (23.85%) Mathematics
6 26 (23.85%) Statistics
7 24 (22.02%) Data Management
8 23 (21.10%) Neural Network
9 22 (20.18%) Predictive Modelling
9 22 (20.18%) Software Engineering
10 20 (18.35%) Statistical Analysis
11 19 (17.43%) Physics
12 18 (16.51%) Deep Learning
13 17 (15.60%) Artificial Intelligence
13 17 (15.60%) Logistic Regression
13 17 (15.60%) Statistical Modelling
14 15 (13.76%) Information Retrieval
14 15 (13.76%) Web Development
15 13 (11.93%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 66 (60.55%) Python
2 55 (50.46%) Java
3 46 (42.20%) SQL
4 28 (25.69%) JavaScript
5 23 (21.10%) R
6 17 (15.60%) C++
7 16 (14.68%) Scala
8 9 (8.26%) C
9 7 (6.42%) Perl
10 4 (3.67%) Bash Shell
10 4 (3.67%) Ruby
11 3 (2.75%) MATLAB
12 2 (1.83%) C#
12 2 (1.83%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.83%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.92%) Lua
13 1 (0.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 38 (34.86%) Degree
2 18 (16.51%) PhD
3 9 (8.26%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (6.42%) Master's Degree
5 3 (2.75%) PMI Certification
5 3 (2.75%) PMP
6 2 (1.83%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.92%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.92%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (4.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (2.75%) HDFS
3 2 (1.83%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.83%) Oozie
Vendors
1 10 (9.17%) Oracle
2 9 (8.26%) Tableau
3 8 (7.34%) IBM
4 6 (5.50%) SAP
4 6 (5.50%) Teradata
5 4 (3.67%) Cloudera
5 4 (3.67%) Hortonworks
6 3 (2.75%) Google
6 3 (2.75%) Greenplum
6 3 (2.75%) MapR
7 2 (1.83%) Talend