The first table below looks at the demand for Data Architecture skills 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 Architecture over the 3 months to 25 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Architecture
Rank 212 207 201
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Permanent jobs citing Data Architecture 33 38 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.46% 0.52% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.67% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 30 37 31
Average salary £55,000 £56,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.65% +36.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £69,600 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +10.52%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5778 5651 5721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.19% 77.86% 76.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4597 4797 5028
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Data Architecture
England

Data Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Data Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Data Architecture
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Data Architecture Salary Trend in the North West

Data Architecture
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Architecture across the North West region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Data Architecture Salary Histogram in the North West

Data Architecture
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 Architecture within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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 +2 27 £55,000 -0.90% 2
Merseyside -9 3 £55,000 +22.22%
Data Architecture
England

Data Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 48 (55.17%) SQL
2 47 (54.02%) Business Intelligence
3 46 (52.87%) Data Warehouse
4 43 (49.43%) SQL Server
5 41 (47.13%) Project Management
6 34 (39.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 34 (39.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 33 (37.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 31 (35.63%) T-SQL
9 29 (33.33%) C#
10 27 (31.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 27 (31.03%) Data Transformation
11 25 (28.74%) Data Modelling
11 25 (28.74%) Finance
12 22 (25.29%) Analytics
13 21 (24.14%) Data Management
14 16 (18.39%) OLTP
14 16 (18.39%) Master Data Management
15 13 (14.94%) Stakeholder Management
16 12 (13.79%) Degree
16 12 (13.79%) ETL
17 11 (12.64%) Oracle
17 11 (12.64%) OLAP
17 11 (12.64%) Data Governance
18 10 (11.49%) Big Data
18 10 (11.49%) BCP
19 8 (9.20%) Statistics
20 7 (8.05%) Data Integration
20 7 (8.05%) Legal
20 7 (8.05%) Migration

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 3 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.30%) SAS
2 2 (2.30%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.15%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.15%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) SaaS
1 2 (2.30%) PaaS
1 2 (2.30%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.15%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (52.87%) Data Warehouse
2 43 (49.43%) SQL Server
3 34 (39.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 34 (39.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 33 (37.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (18.39%) OLTP
6 11 (12.64%) OLAP
7 10 (11.49%) Big Data
8 7 (8.05%) Hadoop
9 6 (6.90%) Oracle OLAP
9 6 (6.90%) QlikView
10 5 (5.75%) Pentaho
10 5 (5.75%) Spotfire
10 5 (5.75%) Data Mining
11 4 (4.60%) RDBMS
11 4 (4.60%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (4.60%) Relational Database
12 3 (3.45%) SAP Data Services
12 3 (3.45%) MS Access
13 1 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (5.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.45%) Hudson
2 3 (3.45%) ERwin
2 3 (3.45%) LSMW
General
1 25 (28.74%) Finance
2 7 (8.05%) Legal
3 4 (4.60%) Banking
4 3 (3.45%) Law
5 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.15%) Retail
5 1 (1.15%) Billing
Job Titles
1 56 (64.37%) Architect
2 24 (27.59%) Data Architect
3 15 (17.24%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 10 (11.49%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 10 (11.49%) Consultant
5 9 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (9.20%) Information Architect
7 7 (8.05%) Business Architect
7 7 (8.05%) Applications Architect
7 7 (8.05%) Data Manager
8 6 (6.90%) Analyst
9 5 (5.75%) Developer
9 5 (5.75%) Business Consultant
10 4 (4.60%) Data Analyst
11 3 (3.45%) DBA
11 3 (3.45%) Data Modeller
11 3 (3.45%) Data Migration Analyst
11 3 (3.45%) Head of Architecture
11 3 (3.45%) SAP Data Migration Analyst
11 3 (3.45%) SAP Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (31.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 4 (4.60%) .NET
3 3 (3.45%) CSS
3 3 (3.45%) XML
3 3 (3.45%) HTML
4 2 (2.30%) MapReduce
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.20%) Statistics
2 7 (8.05%) Data Integration
3 6 (6.90%) Data Conversion
4 5 (5.75%) Data Extraction
4 5 (5.75%) Mathematics
4 5 (5.75%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.75%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.15%) ASIC
5 1 (1.15%) Replication
5 1 (1.15%) Clustering
5 1 (1.15%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.15%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.15%) UNIX
1 1 (1.15%) Windows
1 1 (1.15%) Linux
1 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (54.02%) Business Intelligence
2 41 (47.13%) Project Management
3 27 (31.03%) Data Transformation
4 25 (28.74%) Data Modelling
5 22 (25.29%) Analytics
6 21 (24.14%) Data Management
7 16 (18.39%) Master Data Management
8 13 (14.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (13.79%) ETL
10 11 (12.64%) Data Governance
11 10 (11.49%) BCP
12 7 (8.05%) Migration
12 7 (8.05%) Information Governance
13 6 (6.90%) Information Management
14 5 (5.75%) Business Development
14 5 (5.75%) Data Migration
14 5 (5.75%) Zachman Framework
14 5 (5.75%) TOGAF
14 5 (5.75%) High Availability
15 4 (4.60%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 48 (55.17%) SQL
2 31 (35.63%) T-SQL
3 29 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (3.45%) ABAP
4 3 (3.45%) VBA
5 2 (2.30%) C
6 1 (1.15%) Java
6 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (13.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.05%) SLA
2 5 (5.75%) Data Quality
3 3 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) SCCM
1 1 (1.15%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (12.64%) Oracle
2 7 (8.05%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.05%) Tableau
3 5 (5.75%) Teradata
3 5 (5.75%) Netezza
4 4 (4.60%) Business Objects
4 4 (4.60%) SAP
5 2 (2.30%) Vertica
6 1 (1.15%) VMware
North West
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Elevate Recruitment
Salary: From £47,000 to £68,000 per annum to £65K + benefits incl 32 days holi
Posted: 2 days ago
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Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North West England
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago