The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 142 168 162
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Architect 21 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.66% 0.30% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.31% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 1
Average salary £57,500 £95,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.47% +46.15%
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £63,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+6.29% +5.83%
Data Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2983 3837 2983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.95% 95.07% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1843 2505 1747
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 Scotland

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

Data Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Data Architect
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Data Architect Salary Trend in Scotland

Data Architect
Salary Histogram in Scotland

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

Data Architect Salary Histogram in Scotland

Data Architect
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Architect within the Scotland 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
Edinburgh +20 16 £57,500 -39.47%
Glasgow +11 5 £56,000 +55.55%
Data Architect
UK

Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 35 (87.50%) Data Modelling
2 23 (57.50%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (55.00%) Finance
4 19 (47.50%) SQL
5 18 (45.00%) Data Architecture
6 16 (40.00%) SQL Server
7 15 (37.50%) Oracle
8 13 (32.50%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
9 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
10 11 (27.50%) ETL
10 11 (27.50%) XML
11 10 (25.00%) Data Management
11 10 (25.00%) Big Data
11 10 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
12 9 (22.50%) Enterprise Architecture
12 9 (22.50%) Information Architecture
12 9 (22.50%) Data Mining
12 9 (22.50%) Migration
13 8 (20.00%) Middleware
14 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (17.50%) UML
14 7 (17.50%) T-SQL
14 7 (17.50%) Physical Data Model
14 7 (17.50%) Analytics
14 7 (17.50%) Master Data Management
15 6 (15.00%) Apache CXF
15 6 (15.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
15 6 (15.00%) Degree

Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 4 (10.00%) MS Office
3 2 (5.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (57.50%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 10 (25.00%) Big Data
4 9 (22.50%) Data Mining
5 6 (15.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 5 (12.50%) Oracle Database
7 2 (5.00%) SAP HANA
7 2 (5.00%) DB2
7 2 (5.00%) OLAP
7 2 (5.00%) SAP BW
7 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (5.00%) Oracle OLAP
7 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
8 1 (2.50%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) ERwin
2 1 (2.50%) PowerDesigner
General
1 22 (55.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Banking
2 4 (10.00%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (27.50%) XML
2 8 (20.00%) Middleware
3 6 (15.00%) XML Messaging
3 6 (15.00%) Apache CXF
3 6 (15.00%) SOAP
3 6 (15.00%) Web Services
4 4 (10.00%) XSLT
4 4 (10.00%) XML Schema
4 4 (10.00%) XForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (12.50%) Data Integration
2 5 (12.50%) Equities
2 5 (12.50%) Derivative
3 3 (7.50%) Taxonomies
3 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.00%) Reference Data
4 2 (5.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (87.50%) Data Modelling
2 18 (45.00%) Data Architecture
3 13 (32.50%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (27.50%) ETL
5 10 (25.00%) Data Management
5 10 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
6 9 (22.50%) Migration
6 9 (22.50%) Information Architecture
6 9 (22.50%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (17.50%) UML
7 7 (17.50%) Physical Data Model
7 7 (17.50%) Analytics
7 7 (17.50%) Master Data Management
8 6 (15.00%) CRM
8 6 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (12.50%) SOA
9 5 (12.50%) Data Virtualisation
10 4 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
10 4 (10.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 19 (47.50%) SQL
2 7 (17.50%) T-SQL
3 4 (10.00%) VBA
3 4 (10.00%) XPath
3 4 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) NVQ Level 3
3 1 (2.50%) ISEB
3 1 (2.50%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (37.50%) Oracle
2 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.00%) IBM
4 4 (10.00%) SAP
5 3 (7.50%) Informatica
5 3 (7.50%) Teradata
6 2 (5.00%) Cognos
6 2 (5.00%) Sybase
7 1 (2.50%) Cisco