The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Architect
Rank 182 170 162
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Architect 5 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% 0.32% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.34% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 15
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%
Data Architect
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3895 3797 3613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.88% 94.71% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3199 3317 3175
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 23 (71.88%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (56.25%) Data Architecture
3 16 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (43.75%) SQL
4 14 (43.75%) T-SQL
4 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
4 14 (43.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (34.38%) Data Modelling
6 10 (31.25%) ETL
6 10 (31.25%) C#
6 10 (31.25%) OLTP
6 10 (31.25%) Project Management
6 10 (31.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (31.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 10 (31.25%) Data Transformation
7 8 (25.00%) Master Data Management
7 8 (25.00%) Data Governance
7 8 (25.00%) Data Management
8 7 (21.88%) Information Governance
9 6 (18.75%) Amazon EMR
9 6 (18.75%) HBase
9 6 (18.75%) Big Data
9 6 (18.75%) Apache Flume
9 6 (18.75%) Analytics
9 6 (18.75%) Apache Pig
9 6 (18.75%) Sqoop
9 6 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (18.75%) Triplestore
9 6 (18.75%) Performance Tuning

Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (18.75%) Apache Pig
1 6 (18.75%) SAS
1 6 (18.75%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Amazon EMR
1 6 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (18.75%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (71.88%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 14 (43.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (31.25%) OLTP
3 10 (31.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (18.75%) HBase
4 6 (18.75%) Big Data
4 6 (18.75%) Sqoop
4 6 (18.75%) Triplestore
4 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
4 6 (18.75%) RDBMS
4 6 (18.75%) Data Mining
4 6 (18.75%) Hadoop
4 6 (18.75%) Apache Hive
4 6 (18.75%) MongoDB
4 6 (18.75%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (18.75%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.13%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) LSMW
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 6 (18.75%) Web Services
3 3 (9.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Open Source
2 5 (15.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) Data Architecture
2 16 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (34.38%) Data Modelling
4 10 (31.25%) ETL
4 10 (31.25%) Project Management
4 10 (31.25%) Data Transformation
5 8 (25.00%) Master Data Management
5 8 (25.00%) Data Governance
5 8 (25.00%) Data Management
6 7 (21.88%) Information Governance
7 6 (18.75%) Analytics
7 6 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (18.75%) Data Security
7 6 (18.75%) Configuration Management
7 6 (18.75%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (18.75%) MapReduce
8 5 (15.63%) Data Migration
8 5 (15.63%) Migration
9 3 (9.38%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) SQL
1 14 (43.75%) T-SQL
2 10 (31.25%) C#
3 6 (18.75%) Java
3 6 (18.75%) Perl
3 6 (18.75%) PHP
3 6 (18.75%) Python
3 6 (18.75%) R
4 1 (3.13%) ABAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Hitachi
2 1 (3.13%) Informatica
2 1 (3.13%) Ab Initio
2 1 (3.13%) SAP