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 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 169 140 161
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Architect 4 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.11% 0.48% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.51% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 2
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £47,500 £63,500
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -25.19%
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
3547 2965 2964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.81% 94.64% 93.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2282 1956 2055
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,000 £55,000
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 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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 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
Edinburgh -9 2 £75,000 -
Data Architect
UK

Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 13 (81.25%) Data Architecture
2 12 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (68.75%) Information Architecture
4 10 (62.50%) Data Modelling
4 10 (62.50%) Data Governance
5 9 (56.25%) Enterprise Architecture
6 8 (50.00%) Data Mapping
6 8 (50.00%) ETL
7 7 (43.75%) ERwin
7 7 (43.75%) Data Management
8 6 (37.50%) Business Development
8 6 (37.50%) Business Transformation
8 6 (37.50%) Finance
9 5 (31.25%) SAP
10 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 4 (25.00%) Data Analysis
11 3 (18.75%) Degree
11 3 (18.75%) Banking
11 3 (18.75%) PowerDesigner
12 2 (12.50%) OLAP
12 2 (12.50%) Validation
12 2 (12.50%) Scrum
12 2 (12.50%) Fixed Income
12 2 (12.50%) Teradata
12 2 (12.50%) XML
12 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
12 2 (12.50%) UML
12 2 (12.50%) CRM
12 2 (12.50%) C

Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 (12.50%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (12.50%) OLAP
3 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) ERwin
2 3 (18.75%) PowerDesigner
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Fixed Income
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 2 (12.50%) Derivative
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Data Architecture
2 12 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (68.75%) Information Architecture
4 10 (62.50%) Data Modelling
4 10 (62.50%) Data Governance
5 9 (56.25%) Enterprise Architecture
6 8 (50.00%) Data Mapping
6 8 (50.00%) ETL
7 7 (43.75%) Data Management
8 6 (37.50%) Business Development
8 6 (37.50%) Business Transformation
9 4 (25.00%) Data Analysis
10 2 (12.50%) Validation
10 2 (12.50%) Scrum
10 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
10 2 (12.50%) UML
10 2 (12.50%) CRM
10 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
10 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (12.50%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) C
1 2 (12.50%) C#
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
1 2 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) PMP
2 2 (12.50%) PMI Certification
3 1 (6.25%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) SAP
2 2 (12.50%) Teradata
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) IBM
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Informatica