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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Architect
Rank 142 171 153
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Architect 20 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.63% 0.14% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.14% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 7
Average salary £73,750 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.91% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £50,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,550 £89,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £65,000 £47,497
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +36.85%
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
2967 3487 3106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.71% 94.81% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1911 2276 2048
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 31 July 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 31 July 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
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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 £66,500 -
Edinburgh +9 10 £79,500 -6.47% 1
Stirling - 1 - -
Data Architect
UK

Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 31 (79.49%) Data Modelling
2 20 (51.28%) ETL
2 20 (51.28%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (51.28%) Oracle
3 19 (48.72%) SQL
4 17 (43.59%) Data Architecture
4 17 (43.59%) Big Data
5 16 (41.03%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (41.03%) Finance
6 14 (35.90%) Data Management
7 13 (33.33%) Migration
8 12 (30.77%) Analytics
9 11 (28.21%) Logical Data Model
10 10 (25.64%) Information Architecture
11 9 (23.08%) Master Data Management
11 9 (23.08%) NoSQL
11 9 (23.08%) Banking
12 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
12 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
12 8 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (20.51%) Data Migration
12 8 (20.51%) Data Integration
12 8 (20.51%) Enterprise Architecture
13 7 (17.95%) Hadoop
13 7 (17.95%) Physical Data Model
13 7 (17.95%) T-SQL
13 7 (17.95%) UML
13 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (15.38%) Data Mining
14 6 (15.38%) Information Management

Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 5 (12.82%) Apache
1 5 (12.82%) SAS
1 5 (12.82%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.82%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (12.82%) Amazon EMR
2 5 (12.82%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (51.28%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (43.59%) Big Data
3 9 (23.08%) NoSQL
4 7 (17.95%) Hadoop
5 6 (15.38%) Data Mining
5 6 (15.38%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 5 (12.82%) Pentaho
6 5 (12.82%) HBase
6 5 (12.82%) Mahout
6 5 (12.82%) RDBMS
6 5 (12.82%) Apache Hive
6 5 (12.82%) MongoDB
6 5 (12.82%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (12.82%) DB2
6 5 (12.82%) Sqoop
6 5 (12.82%) Triplestore
6 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
7 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
8 3 (7.69%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (2.56%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 16 (41.03%) Finance
2 9 (23.08%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
3 2 (5.13%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) Web Services
1 5 (12.82%) MLlib
2 2 (5.13%) XML
2 2 (5.13%) XSLT
2 2 (5.13%) XML Schema
2 2 (5.13%) XForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Data Integration
1 8 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.82%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.56%) Taxonomies
3 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (79.49%) Data Modelling
2 20 (51.28%) ETL
3 17 (43.59%) Data Architecture
4 16 (41.03%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (35.90%) Data Management
6 13 (33.33%) Migration
7 12 (30.77%) Analytics
8 11 (28.21%) Logical Data Model
9 10 (25.64%) Information Architecture
10 9 (23.08%) Master Data Management
11 8 (20.51%) Enterprise Architecture
11 8 (20.51%) Data Migration
12 7 (17.95%) Physical Data Model
12 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (17.95%) UML
13 6 (15.38%) Information Management
13 6 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
14 5 (12.82%) Technical Architecture
14 5 (12.82%) Business Development
14 5 (12.82%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 19 (48.72%) SQL
2 7 (17.95%) T-SQL
3 5 (12.82%) Python
3 5 (12.82%) Java
3 5 (12.82%) Perl
3 5 (12.82%) PHP
3 5 (12.82%) R
4 2 (5.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) ISEB
2 1 (2.56%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) QA
2 2 (5.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (51.28%) Oracle
2 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.38%) Informatica
4 5 (12.82%) MicroStrategy
4 5 (12.82%) Cognos
4 5 (12.82%) Teradata
4 5 (12.82%) Netezza
4 5 (12.82%) Greenplum
4 5 (12.82%) Vertica
4 5 (12.82%) Talend
5 3 (7.69%) IBM
5 3 (7.69%) SAP
6 1 (2.56%) Reuters
6 1 (2.56%) Bloomberg
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