The table below looks at the statistics for the Big Data Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data Architect
Rank 796 896 887
Rank change year-on-year
+100 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Big Data Architect 96 50 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.089% 0.042% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.045% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 82 42 5
Average salary £82,500 £90,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +56.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £77,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £100,000 £98,500
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £90,000 -
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102183 111859 102313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 83932 91897 85042
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Big Data Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Big Data Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Big Data Architect
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Big Data Architect within the UK.

Big Data Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Big Data Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Big Data Architect over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 within the UK.

Big Data Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Big Data Architect
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 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
England +94 96 £82,500 -8.33% 7
London +75 79 £85,000 -8.10% 7
City of London +55 17 £102,500 +20.58% 2
West Yorkshire - 7 £67,500 -
Yorkshire - 7 £67,500 -
Leeds - 7 £67,500 -
North West +7 6 £52,500 -50.00%
Manchester +6 6 £52,500 -41.66%
South East +11 3 £55,000 -40.54%
West Sussex - 2 £55,000 -
Crawley - 2 £55,000 -
Surrey +16 1 £80,000 -14.66%
East of England +11 1 £67,500 -11.47%
Guildford - 1 £80,000 -
Peterborough - 1 £67,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £67,500 -

Big Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Big 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 Big Data Architect in their job title.

1 170 (100.00%) Big Data
2 164 (96.47%) Hadoop
3 81 (47.65%) Analytics
4 79 (46.47%) Java
5 78 (45.88%) NoSQL
6 74 (43.53%) Business Intelligence
7 73 (42.94%) ETL
8 65 (38.24%) SQL
9 64 (37.65%) MapReduce
10 63 (37.06%) Apache Hive
11 49 (28.82%) Apache Cassandra
12 48 (28.24%) MongoDB
12 48 (28.24%) Apache Pig
12 48 (28.24%) Finance
13 44 (25.88%) C++
14 43 (25.29%) R
14 43 (25.29%) HBase
15 41 (24.12%) SAS
16 35 (20.59%) Teradata
16 35 (20.59%) Banking
16 35 (20.59%) Opscode Chef
17 33 (19.41%) Linux
18 31 (18.24%) Business Development
18 31 (18.24%) Amazon AWS
19 29 (17.06%) Apache
19 29 (17.06%) Python
19 29 (17.06%) PHP
19 29 (17.06%) Relational Database
20 28 (16.47%) Data Analytics
20 28 (16.47%) Web Services

Big Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Big 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 Big Data Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 48 (28.24%) Apache Pig
2 41 (24.12%) SAS
3 29 (17.06%) Apache
4 18 (10.59%) Apache Spark
5 16 (9.41%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (5.29%) Apache Solr
7 8 (4.71%) Node.js
8 2 (1.18%) nginx
9 1 (0.59%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.59%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 22 (12.94%) SPSS
2 1 (0.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 31 (18.24%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
3 19 (11.18%) Amazon EC2
3 19 (11.18%) Amazon EMR
4 5 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.59%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.59%) SNA
1 1 (0.59%) Intranet
1 1 (0.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (100.00%) Big Data
2 164 (96.47%) Hadoop
3 78 (45.88%) NoSQL
4 63 (37.06%) Apache Hive
5 49 (28.82%) Apache Cassandra
6 48 (28.24%) MongoDB
7 43 (25.29%) HBase
8 29 (17.06%) Relational Database
9 27 (15.88%) RDBMS
10 24 (14.12%) Sqoop
11 22 (12.94%) QlikView
12 21 (12.35%) Pentaho
13 20 (11.76%) Mahout
13 20 (11.76%) DB2
13 20 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
14 19 (11.18%) Triplestore
15 15 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 8 (4.71%) Oracle BI EE
17 7 (4.12%) SQL Server
18 4 (2.35%) Riak
Development Applications
1 21 (12.35%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (1.76%) SoapUI
2 3 (1.76%) LoadUI
2 3 (1.76%) PowerDesigner
2 3 (1.76%) Selenium
2 3 (1.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 48 (28.24%) Finance
2 35 (20.59%) Banking
3 19 (11.18%) Telecoms
4 14 (8.24%) Retail
5 2 (1.18%) Local Government
6 1 (0.59%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.59%) Legal
6 1 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.59%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (16.47%) Web Services
2 19 (11.18%) MLlib
3 11 (6.47%) .NET
4 8 (4.71%) CSS
4 8 (4.71%) .NET Framework
4 8 (4.71%) HTML
4 8 (4.71%) Backbone.js
4 8 (4.71%) Ember.js
4 8 (4.71%) AngularJS
4 8 (4.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (2.94%) Kafka
6 3 (1.76%) Middleware
6 3 (1.76%) Akka
6 3 (1.76%) SOAP
7 1 (0.59%) JMS
7 1 (0.59%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (0.59%) JSON
7 1 (0.59%) RESTful
7 1 (0.59%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.29%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.12%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.12%) Computer Science
2 7 (4.12%) Visualisation
3 5 (2.94%) Credit Risk
4 4 (2.35%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.35%) Machine to Machine
5 3 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.76%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.18%) Social Media
6 2 (1.18%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.59%) Grid Computing
7 1 (0.59%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 33 (19.41%) Linux
2 3 (1.76%) UNIX
3 1 (0.59%) Windows
3 1 (0.59%) CentOS
3 1 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (47.65%) Analytics
2 74 (43.53%) Business Intelligence
3 73 (42.94%) ETL
4 64 (37.65%) MapReduce
5 31 (18.24%) Business Development
6 28 (16.47%) Open Source
6 28 (16.47%) Data Analytics
7 24 (14.12%) Technical Architecture
8 20 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
8 20 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (11.18%) Configuration Management
9 19 (11.18%) Data Architecture
9 19 (11.18%) Performance Tuning
10 18 (10.59%) Information Management
11 17 (10.00%) Data Migration
11 17 (10.00%) Migration
12 16 (9.41%) Data Modelling
13 13 (7.65%) OO
14 10 (5.88%) Big Data Analytics
15 9 (5.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (46.47%) Java
2 65 (38.24%) SQL
3 44 (25.88%) C++
4 43 (25.29%) R
5 29 (17.06%) PHP
5 29 (17.06%) Python
6 22 (12.94%) Perl
7 14 (8.24%) Scala
8 11 (6.47%) C#
9 8 (4.71%) JavaScript
10 4 (2.35%) MATLAB
10 4 (2.35%) Ruby
11 1 (0.59%) C
11 1 (0.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (7.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.59%) Data Quality
System Software
1 24 (14.12%) Apache Flume
2 7 (4.12%) HDFS
3 1 (0.59%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 35 (20.59%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (9.41%) Puppet
3 9 (5.29%) Ansible
4 7 (4.12%) Oozie
5 3 (1.76%) MOM
Vendors
1 35 (20.59%) Teradata
2 22 (12.94%) Oracle
2 22 (12.94%) Informatica
3 21 (12.35%) MicroStrategy
3 21 (12.35%) Cognos
3 21 (12.35%) Netezza
3 21 (12.35%) Talend
4 20 (11.76%) Vertica
5 19 (11.18%) Cloudera
5 19 (11.18%) Greenplum
6 16 (9.41%) SAP
7 10 (5.88%) Splunk
8 9 (5.29%) SaltStack
9 8 (4.71%) Twitter
10 5 (2.94%) Business Objects
11 4 (2.35%) Tableau
12 3 (1.76%) MapR
13 1 (0.59%) Hortonworks
13 1 (0.59%) Birst
13 1 (0.59%) Facebook
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