The first table below looks at the demand for the Data Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Architect
Rank 174 174 168
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Architect 7 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.17% 0.22% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.23% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 10
Average salary £80,000 £47,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.42% -36.66%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £47,500 £63,500
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -25.19%
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3808 3880 3656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.47% 94.98% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3143 3359 3224
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Data Architect
North West

Data Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Data Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Data Architect
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Data Architect Salary Trend in Manchester

Data Architect
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Architect across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Data Architect Salary Histogram in Manchester

Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 26 (74.29%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (60.00%) Data Architecture
3 19 (54.29%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (48.57%) SQL
4 17 (48.57%) T-SQL
4 17 (48.57%) SQL Server
4 17 (48.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (37.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (37.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (37.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 13 (37.14%) C#
5 13 (37.14%) OLTP
5 13 (37.14%) Project Management
5 13 (37.14%) Data Transformation
6 11 (31.43%) Data Modelling
7 10 (28.57%) ETL
8 8 (22.86%) Data Governance
8 8 (22.86%) Data Management
8 8 (22.86%) Master Data Management
9 7 (20.00%) Information Governance
10 6 (17.14%) Data Security
10 6 (17.14%) SPSS
10 6 (17.14%) Configuration Management
10 6 (17.14%) RDBMS
10 6 (17.14%) SAS
10 6 (17.14%) Data Mining
10 6 (17.14%) Web Services
10 6 (17.14%) Linux
10 6 (17.14%) Apache
10 6 (17.14%) Python

Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 6 (17.14%) SAS
1 6 (17.14%) Apache
1 6 (17.14%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (17.14%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (17.14%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (17.14%) Amazon EMR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (74.29%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (48.57%) SQL Server
2 17 (48.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (37.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 13 (37.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (37.14%) OLTP
4 6 (17.14%) RDBMS
4 6 (17.14%) Data Mining
4 6 (17.14%) Hadoop
4 6 (17.14%) Apache Hive
4 6 (17.14%) MongoDB
4 6 (17.14%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (17.14%) NoSQL
4 6 (17.14%) HBase
4 6 (17.14%) Big Data
4 6 (17.14%) Sqoop
4 6 (17.14%) Triplestore
4 6 (17.14%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.86%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) LSMW
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (37.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 6 (17.14%) Web Services
2 6 (17.14%) MapReduce
3 3 (8.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Open Source
2 5 (14.29%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) Data Architecture
2 19 (54.29%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (37.14%) Project Management
3 13 (37.14%) Data Transformation
4 11 (31.43%) Data Modelling
5 10 (28.57%) ETL
6 8 (22.86%) Data Governance
6 8 (22.86%) Data Management
6 8 (22.86%) Master Data Management
7 7 (20.00%) Information Governance
8 6 (17.14%) Data Security
8 6 (17.14%) Configuration Management
8 6 (17.14%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (17.14%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (17.14%) Analytics
8 6 (17.14%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (14.29%) Data Migration
9 5 (14.29%) Migration
10 3 (8.57%) Zachman Framework
10 3 (8.57%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) SQL
1 17 (48.57%) T-SQL
2 13 (37.14%) C#
3 6 (17.14%) Python
3 6 (17.14%) Java
3 6 (17.14%) Perl
3 6 (17.14%) PHP
3 6 (17.14%) R
4 1 (2.86%) ABAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Hitachi
2 1 (2.86%) Informatica
2 1 (2.86%) Ab Initio
2 1 (2.86%) SAP