The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Architect
Rank 130 119 100
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Architect 4 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.17% 0.37% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.40% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 2
Average salary £77,500 £45,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.22% -30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £47,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -20.83%
Data Architect
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2187 2013 1597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.23% 93.67% 93.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1874 1818 1324
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Data Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Architect in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Data Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Data Architect
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Architect across the Birmingham region.

Data Architect Salary Trend in Birmingham

Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Data Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Data Architect in their job title.

1 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) Symantec
2 7 (41.18%) Project Management
2 7 (41.18%) Business Development
3 6 (35.29%) VMware
3 6 (35.29%) Cisco
3 6 (35.29%) Citrix
4 5 (29.41%) SAP
4 5 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (23.53%) Data Migration
5 4 (23.53%) Migration
6 3 (17.65%) Validation
6 3 (17.65%) LSMW
6 3 (17.65%) Business Objects
6 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
6 3 (17.65%) ETL
6 3 (17.65%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
6 3 (17.65%) Data Cleansing
6 3 (17.65%) Data Validation
6 3 (17.65%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (11.76%) Data Quality
7 2 (11.76%) Talend
7 2 (11.76%) Data Mapping
7 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
7 2 (11.76%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (11.76%) Informatica

Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Data Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Data Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (5.88%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (5.88%) INSURE/90
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (17.65%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (11.76%) BODI
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) DB2
3 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.88%) QlikView
3 1 (5.88%) Big Data
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) LSMW
2 2 (11.76%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (5.88%) ERwin
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) DTV
1 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Project Management
1 7 (41.18%) Business Development
2 4 (23.53%) Data Migration
2 4 (23.53%) Migration
3 3 (17.65%) Validation
3 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
3 3 (17.65%) ETL
3 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
3 3 (17.65%) Data Cleansing
3 3 (17.65%) Data Validation
4 2 (11.76%) Data Mapping
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.76%) Data Management
5 1 (5.88%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.88%) Information Management
5 1 (5.88%) ERP
5 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.88%) Process Management
5 1 (5.88%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
1 1 (5.88%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (11.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) Symantec
3 6 (35.29%) Cisco
3 6 (35.29%) VMware
3 6 (35.29%) Citrix
4 5 (29.41%) SAP
5 3 (17.65%) Business Objects
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle
6 2 (11.76%) Informatica
6 2 (11.76%) Talend
7 1 (5.88%) Ab Initio
7 1 (5.88%) Teradata
7 1 (5.88%) Isilon
7 1 (5.88%) Vertica
7 1 (5.88%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (5.88%) EMC
7 1 (5.88%) Cognos