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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Architect
Rank 140 142 143
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Architect 16 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.52% 0.52% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.55% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 3
Average salary £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,500 £56,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £97,000 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +16.66%
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
2907 3101 2778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.11% 95.53% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1897 2012 1895
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Glasgow - 12 £75,000 - 2
Edinburgh -5 4 £50,000 -33.33%
Data Architect
UK

Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 22 (81.48%) Data Modelling
2 17 (62.96%) SQL Server
3 16 (59.26%) Finance
4 15 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (48.15%) SQL
6 12 (44.44%) Data Architecture
7 10 (37.04%) XML
8 9 (33.33%) Web Services
8 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 9 (33.33%) Middleware
9 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
9 8 (29.63%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (29.63%) Oracle
9 8 (29.63%) SOAP
9 8 (29.63%) Degree
10 7 (25.93%) Technical Architecture
10 7 (25.93%) Analytics
10 7 (25.93%) Apache CXF
10 7 (25.93%) XML Messaging
10 7 (25.93%) Banking
11 6 (22.22%) Data Management
11 6 (22.22%) Equities
11 6 (22.22%) IBM
11 6 (22.22%) Master Data Management
11 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (22.22%) Derivative
11 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database
12 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
13 4 (14.81%) Billing

Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 3 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.81%) MS Visio
2 4 (14.81%) MS Office
3 3 (11.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (62.96%) SQL Server
2 15 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database
4 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (14.81%) Data Mining
4 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (14.81%) Big Data
5 3 (11.11%) SAP HANA
5 3 (11.11%) Oracle OLAP
5 3 (11.11%) DB2
5 3 (11.11%) OLAP
5 3 (11.11%) SAP BW
5 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) ERwin
2 1 (3.70%) LLBLGen Pro
2 1 (3.70%) PowerDesigner
General
1 16 (59.26%) Finance
2 7 (25.93%) Banking
3 4 (14.81%) Billing
4 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) XML
2 9 (33.33%) Web Services
2 9 (33.33%) Middleware
3 8 (29.63%) SOAP
4 7 (25.93%) Apache CXF
4 7 (25.93%) XML Messaging
5 2 (7.41%) XForms
5 2 (7.41%) XML Schema
5 2 (7.41%) XSLT
6 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Equities
1 6 (22.22%) Derivative
1 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
3 3 (11.11%) Social Media
3 3 (11.11%) Reference Data
3 3 (11.11%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (81.48%) Data Modelling
2 12 (44.44%) Data Architecture
3 8 (29.63%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (25.93%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (25.93%) Analytics
5 6 (22.22%) Data Management
5 6 (22.22%) Master Data Management
5 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (14.81%) SOA
6 4 (14.81%) ETL
6 4 (14.81%) Data Virtualisation
6 4 (14.81%) Information Architecture
6 4 (14.81%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (11.11%) Metadata Management
7 3 (11.11%) Data Transformation
7 3 (11.11%) Time Management
7 3 (11.11%) Performance Management
7 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Data Management
7 3 (11.11%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) VBA
2 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL
3 2 (7.41%) XPath
4 1 (3.70%) C#
4 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) NVQ Level 3
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (29.63%) Oracle
3 6 (22.22%) IBM
4 4 (14.81%) Teradata
4 4 (14.81%) Informatica
4 4 (14.81%) SAP
5 3 (11.11%) Sybase
5 3 (11.11%) Cognos
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco