The table below looks at the statistics for Data Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Architecture over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Architecture
Rank 100 78 85
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +7
Permanent jobs citing Data Architecture 1 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.068% 1.26% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.083% 1.48% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 3
Average salary £70,000 £55,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.12% +77.60%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £54,000 £49,250
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.64%
Data Architecture
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1199 1013 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.40% 84.84% 79.47%
Number of salaries quoted 799 629 672
Average salary £42,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Data Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Architecture across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Data Architecture
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Data Architecture Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Data Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Data Architecture also 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 that cited Data Architecture.

1 11 (84.62%) ETL
1 11 (84.62%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (76.92%) Data Management
2 10 (76.92%) Data Governance
3 9 (69.23%) Information Architecture
3 9 (69.23%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (61.54%) Data Mapping
4 8 (61.54%) Enterprise Architecture
4 8 (61.54%) Business Development
5 6 (46.15%) Business Transformation
5 6 (46.15%) Data Modelling
6 5 (38.46%) Analytics
7 4 (30.77%) OLAP
7 4 (30.77%) Finance
7 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (30.77%) Information Management
7 4 (30.77%) Teradata
8 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
8 3 (23.08%) Validation
8 3 (23.08%) ERwin
8 3 (23.08%) Informatica
8 3 (23.08%) SAP
8 3 (23.08%) Oracle
8 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
8 3 (23.08%) Master Data Management
9 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
9 2 (15.38%) SAS
9 2 (15.38%) IBM
9 2 (15.38%) PMP
9 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification

Data Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Data Architecture also 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 that cited Data Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (30.77%) OLAP
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 2 (15.38%) Big Data
4 2 (15.38%) Spotfire
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle OLAP
4 2 (15.38%) QlikView
4 2 (15.38%) Pentaho
4 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
5 1 (7.69%) PowerCenter
5 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
5 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) ERwin
2 1 (7.69%) PowerDesigner
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Architect
2 9 (69.23%) Data Architect
3 6 (46.15%) Principal Architect
4 2 (15.38%) QlikView Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Business Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Data Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Information Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Conversion
1 2 (15.38%) Data Integration
1 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) ETL
1 11 (84.62%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (76.92%) Data Management
2 10 (76.92%) Data Governance
3 9 (69.23%) Information Architecture
4 8 (61.54%) Data Mapping
4 8 (61.54%) Enterprise Architecture
4 8 (61.54%) Business Development
5 6 (46.15%) Business Transformation
5 6 (46.15%) Data Modelling
6 5 (38.46%) Analytics
7 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (30.77%) Information Management
8 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
8 3 (23.08%) Validation
8 3 (23.08%) Master Data Management
9 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
9 2 (15.38%) Project Management
9 2 (15.38%) Scrum
9 2 (15.38%) Data Stewardship
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) PMP
1 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
1 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Teradata
2 3 (23.08%) Informatica
2 3 (23.08%) SAP
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) IBM
3 2 (15.38%) Tableau
3 2 (15.38%) Netezza