The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Architect
Rank 240 212 251
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Architect 9 40 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.14% 0.56% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.59% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8 38 5
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £73,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £63,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+6.29% +5.83%
Data Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6247 6794 7160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.19% 95.14% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4992 5499 6017
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,375 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Data Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Data Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Data Architect
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Data Architect Salary Trend in the North West

Data Architect
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Architect across the North West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Data Architect Salary Histogram in the North West

Data Architect
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Architect within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -13 9 £55,000 - 3
Data Architect
England

Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 10 (66.67%) Data Architecture
2 7 (46.67%) Hadoop
2 7 (46.67%) Big Data
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) C++
3 6 (40.00%) Java
3 6 (40.00%) Apache Hive
4 5 (33.33%) Open Source
4 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (26.67%) Oracle
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
5 4 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (26.67%) Puppet
6 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (20.00%) MS Office
6 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
6 3 (20.00%) VBA
6 3 (20.00%) MySQL
6 3 (20.00%) C#
6 3 (20.00%) UNIX
6 3 (20.00%) Linux
6 3 (20.00%) OO
6 3 (20.00%) Python
6 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
6 3 (20.00%) Data Mining
6 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (20.00%) NoSQL

Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 2 (13.33%) nginx
1 2 (13.33%) Apache Pig
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.67%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) SaaS
2 1 (6.67%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) Hadoop
1 7 (46.67%) Big Data
2 6 (40.00%) Apache Hive
3 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
5 3 (20.00%) Data Mining
5 3 (20.00%) NoSQL
5 3 (20.00%) MySQL
5 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (13.33%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
7 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
7 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (20.00%) Billing
2 2 (13.33%) Publishing
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
1 2 (13.33%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Replication
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) UNIX
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) CentOS
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Data Architecture
2 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Data Management
5 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
5 1 (6.67%) Information Management
5 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Business Development
5 1 (6.67%) Use Case
5 1 (6.67%) ETL
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) ERP
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (6.67%) MapReduce
5 1 (6.67%) Data Governance
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) C++
2 6 (40.00%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (20.00%) C#
3 3 (20.00%) VBA
3 3 (20.00%) Python
3 3 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (6.67%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) NVQ Level 3
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) HDFS
1 1 (6.67%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Puppet
1 4 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (6.67%) Hortonworks
2 1 (6.67%) Cloudera
2 1 (6.67%) MapR
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago