The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Data Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Architect
Rank 474 515 563
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +48
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Architect 551 481 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.54% 0.45% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.47% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 432 389 323
Average salary £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
90% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £60,000 £49,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £92,500 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £68,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year
-1.45% -8.66%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Data Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Data Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Data Architect
Salary Trend

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

Data Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Data Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Architect over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 within the UK.

Data Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Data Architect
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
England +52 514 £76,500 +2.00% 61
London +38 316 £82,500 +3.12% 40
South East +25 103 £70,000 - 5
City of London +60 60 £80,000 -5.88% 10
Berkshire +18 53 £76,500 +2.00% 3
Yorkshire +41 43 £56,000 -11.81% 2
West Yorkshire +27 42 £56,000 -11.81% 2
Leeds +37 41 £56,000 -9.67% 2
East of England -14 19 £65,000 +8.33% 4
Reading +12 17 £75,000 - 1
Scotland -2 15 £59,750 -11.48% 2
Oxfordshire -7 14 £62,500 -16.66%
West Sussex +3 12 £70,000 +9.80% 1
Hampshire +15 11 £55,000 -21.42%
West Midlands -12 11 £64,750 -13.66% 2
Buckinghamshire -2 9 £77,500 +21.56% 1
Glasgow -26 9 £57,000 -24.00% 1
Hertfordshire - 9 £65,000 - 1
Crawley +5 7 £70,000 +12.00%
Newcastle upon Tyne +11 6 - -
Tyne and Wear +9 6 - -
North East +8 6 - -
Bracknell +8 6 £83,750 +19.64% 1
Canary Wharf +6 6 £75,000 -13.29%
Southampton +3 6 £46,250 -33.92%
Surrey -4 6 £67,500 -
South West -26 6 £70,000 - 4
East Midlands +3 5 £53,750 +0.54% 2
Bedfordshire -3 5 £65,000 - 1
Oxford -20 5 £71,250 -5.00%

Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 509 (45.33%) Business Intelligence
2 480 (42.74%) Data Warehouse
3 439 (39.09%) Big Data
4 430 (38.29%) Data Architecture
5 411 (36.60%) Data Modelling
6 344 (30.63%) ETL
7 329 (29.30%) Hadoop
8 319 (28.41%) Analytics
9 303 (26.98%) SQL
10 301 (26.80%) Data Management
11 293 (26.09%) Oracle
12 276 (24.58%) Finance
13 242 (21.55%) SQL Server
14 231 (20.57%) NoSQL
15 227 (20.21%) Analytical Skills
16 221 (19.68%) TOGAF
17 185 (16.47%) Data Integration
18 174 (15.49%) Enterprise Architecture
19 169 (15.05%) Agile Software Development
20 168 (14.96%) Data Analytics
21 157 (13.98%) Microsoft
22 146 (13.00%) Degree
22 146 (13.00%) Master Data Management
23 143 (12.73%) Data Governance
23 143 (12.73%) Data Quality
24 138 (12.29%) Migration
25 130 (11.58%) Information Architecture
26 128 (11.40%) Java
27 117 (10.42%) Information Management
28 115 (10.24%) SOA

Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 78 (6.95%) Apache Spark
2 36 (3.21%) SharePoint
3 34 (3.03%) Apache Pig
4 32 (2.85%) Elasticsearch
5 29 (2.58%) SAS
6 17 (1.51%) IIS
7 15 (1.34%) Apache Solr
8 13 (1.16%) Apache
8 13 (1.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 11 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
9 11 (0.98%) OpenStack
10 7 (0.62%) Node.js
10 7 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
11 6 (0.53%) FileNet
11 6 (0.53%) JBoss
12 5 (0.45%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.45%) WebLogic
12 5 (0.45%) WebSphere
13 4 (0.36%) Tuxedo
13 4 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 82 (7.30%) MS Excel
2 23 (2.05%) MS Visio
3 15 (1.34%) MS Office
4 11 (0.98%) SPSS
5 3 (0.27%) MS Project
6 2 (0.18%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.089%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 14 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (0.62%) SAP ERP
5 4 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.36%) Maximo
5 4 (0.36%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.27%) Oracle Retail
6 3 (0.27%) SAP MDM
7 1 (0.089%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.089%) SAP APO
7 1 (0.089%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 47 (4.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (1.07%) PaaS
4 11 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (0.98%) SaaS
5 10 (0.89%) Azure Machine Learning
5 10 (0.89%) IaaS
6 5 (0.45%) Amazon EMR
7 4 (0.36%) SuccessFactors
8 3 (0.27%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.27%) Office 365
9 2 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.089%) GitHub
10 1 (0.089%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 21 (1.87%) Internet
2 16 (1.42%) LAN
3 12 (1.07%) Network Security
3 12 (1.07%) SAN
3 12 (1.07%) WAN
4 9 (0.80%) Firewall
5 6 (0.53%) NAS
6 4 (0.36%) HTTP
6 4 (0.36%) VPN
6 4 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (0.36%) WLAN
7 3 (0.27%) BGP
7 3 (0.27%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (0.27%) DNS
7 3 (0.27%) HSRP
7 3 (0.27%) MPLS
7 3 (0.27%) OSPF
7 3 (0.27%) SSL
7 3 (0.27%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.18%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 480 (42.74%) Data Warehouse
2 439 (39.09%) Big Data
3 329 (29.30%) Hadoop
4 242 (21.55%) SQL Server
5 231 (20.57%) NoSQL
6 108 (9.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 98 (8.73%) Relational Database
8 79 (7.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 78 (6.95%) MongoDB
10 74 (6.59%) Apache Hive
11 73 (6.50%) BusinessObjects
12 71 (6.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 69 (6.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 68 (6.06%) Apache Cassandra
15 61 (5.43%) HBase
16 60 (5.34%) DB2
17 59 (5.25%) RDBMS
18 55 (4.90%) SQL Server 2014
19 42 (3.74%) Data Mining
20 41 (3.65%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 63 (5.61%) ERwin
2 43 (3.83%) Talend Open Studio
3 28 (2.49%) PowerDesigner
4 7 (0.62%) Toad
5 6 (0.53%) Subversion
5 6 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (0.36%) JIRA
6 4 (0.36%) PVCS
7 3 (0.27%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.18%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.089%) Fiddler
9 1 (0.089%) LSMW
9 1 (0.089%) MagicDraw
9 1 (0.089%) ReSharper
General
1 276 (24.58%) Finance
2 94 (8.37%) Retail
3 86 (7.66%) Telecoms
4 79 (7.03%) Banking
5 57 (5.08%) Marketing
6 39 (3.47%) Manufacturing
7 34 (3.03%) Law
8 31 (2.76%) Pharmaceutical
9 28 (2.49%) Legal
10 20 (1.78%) Automotive
11 19 (1.69%) Electronics
11 19 (1.69%) Investment Banking
11 19 (1.69%) Publishing
12 17 (1.51%) Games
13 10 (0.89%) Back Office
14 9 (0.80%) Financial Institution
15 6 (0.53%) Front Office
16 5 (0.45%) Retail Banking
17 4 (0.36%) Advertising
17 4 (0.36%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (4.99%) .NET
2 51 (4.54%) XML
3 46 (4.10%) Web Services
4 36 (3.21%) Middleware
5 27 (2.40%) Kafka
6 19 (1.69%) MDX
7 18 (1.60%) SOAP
8 16 (1.42%) XML Schema
9 15 (1.34%) J2EE
10 14 (1.25%) Natural Language Processing
11 13 (1.16%) Oracle Fusion
12 12 (1.07%) .NET Framework
13 11 (0.98%) Akka
13 11 (0.98%) Spring
14 10 (0.89%) JSON
15 9 (0.80%) XBRL
16 8 (0.71%) Hibernate
16 8 (0.71%) REST
17 7 (0.62%) D3.js
17 7 (0.62%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 227 (20.21%) Analytical Skills
2 185 (16.47%) Data Integration
3 109 (9.71%) Management Information System
4 88 (7.84%) Data Structures
5 54 (4.81%) Data Centre
6 34 (3.03%) Computer Science
7 32 (2.85%) Taxonomies
8 28 (2.49%) Visualisation
9 20 (1.78%) Algorithms
10 18 (1.60%) Mobile App
11 17 (1.51%) Private Cloud
11 17 (1.51%) Reference Data
12 16 (1.42%) N-Tier
13 13 (1.16%) Data Extraction
13 13 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
13 13 (1.16%) Ontologies
13 13 (1.16%) Public Cloud
14 11 (0.98%) Replication
15 10 (0.89%) Fintech
16 9 (0.80%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 56 (4.99%) Linux
2 45 (4.01%) Unix
3 41 (3.65%) Windows
4 10 (0.89%) Windows Server
5 5 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.27%) CentOS
7 2 (0.18%) SUSE
8 1 (0.089%) Android
8 1 (0.089%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.089%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (0.089%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.089%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 509 (45.33%) Business Intelligence
2 430 (38.29%) Data Architecture
3 411 (36.60%) Data Modelling
4 344 (30.63%) ETL
5 319 (28.41%) Analytics
6 301 (26.80%) Data Management
7 221 (19.68%) TOGAF
8 174 (15.49%) Enterprise Architecture
9 169 (15.05%) Agile Software Development
10 168 (14.96%) Data Analytics
11 146 (13.00%) Master Data Management
12 143 (12.73%) Data Governance
13 138 (12.29%) Migration
14 130 (11.58%) Information Architecture
15 117 (10.42%) Information Management
16 115 (10.24%) SOA
17 101 (8.99%) Stakeholder Management
18 100 (8.90%) Data Migration
18 100 (8.90%) Logical Data Model
19 82 (7.30%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 303 (26.98%) SQL
2 128 (11.40%) Java
3 54 (4.81%) Python
4 45 (4.01%) R
5 32 (2.85%) T-SQL
6 27 (2.40%) Scala
7 26 (2.32%) C
7 26 (2.32%) C++
8 23 (2.05%) Shell Script
9 21 (1.87%) Bash Shell
10 19 (1.69%) C#
11 12 (1.07%) Ruby
12 9 (0.80%) JavaScript
12 9 (0.80%) Perl
13 8 (0.71%) PHP
14 6 (0.53%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 6 (0.53%) PL/SQL
15 5 (0.45%) VB.NET
16 4 (0.36%) SPARQL
16 4 (0.36%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 146 (13.00%) Degree
2 45 (4.01%) Security Cleared
3 33 (2.94%) SC Cleared
4 22 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (1.07%) ISEB
6 10 (0.89%) CITP
6 10 (0.89%) DV Cleared
6 10 (0.89%) MBA
7 8 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (0.71%) MCSE
8 7 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (0.53%) MCSA
10 5 (0.45%) CCIE
10 5 (0.45%) CCNA
10 5 (0.45%) CCNP
11 4 (0.36%) MCDBA
11 4 (0.36%) Postgraduate
12 3 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.18%) PhD
14 1 (0.089%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 143 (12.73%) Data Quality
2 17 (1.51%) QA
3 4 (0.36%) COBIT
4 3 (0.27%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.27%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.089%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.089%) MiFID
6 1 (0.089%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.089%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (2.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (1.87%) HDFS
3 17 (1.51%) Apache Flume
4 12 (1.07%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 9 (0.80%) Active Directory
6 8 (0.71%) vSphere
7 6 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.18%) Docker
8 2 (0.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 19 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
1 19 (1.69%) Puppet
2 17 (1.51%) Oozie
3 14 (1.25%) Ansible
4 6 (0.53%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (0.18%) Ambari
6 1 (0.089%) Mesos
6 1 (0.089%) StatsD
Vendors
1 293 (26.09%) Oracle
2 157 (13.98%) Microsoft
3 104 (9.26%) SAP
4 77 (6.86%) IBM
5 76 (6.77%) Informatica
6 65 (5.79%) Teradata
7 63 (5.61%) Tableau
8 50 (4.45%) Netezza
9 43 (3.83%) Talend
10 39 (3.47%) Cognos
11 25 (2.23%) Cloudera
12 23 (2.05%) HP
12 23 (2.05%) VMware
13 21 (1.87%) EMC
14 18 (1.60%) Ab Initio
14 18 (1.60%) Greenplum
15 17 (1.51%) MapR
16 16 (1.42%) NetApp
16 16 (1.42%) Trillium
17 15 (1.34%) SaltStack
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Third Republic Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - £60k plus performance bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
Salary: £38413 - £48869 per annum + plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £100000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £85000 - £87000 per annum + Excellent Benefits, Bonus and Car
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Jonathan Garth
Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits financial benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000 (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 6 days ago
London
City & Guilds
Posted: 6 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £56000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
England
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum + 15% + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: Bonus, Health, Generous Pension, Car
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Stevenage
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus, car allowance and ben's
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago