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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Architect
Rank 530 543 547
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Architect 398 368 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.34% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.36% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 293 290 323
Average salary £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%

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
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
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 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 2014 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 24 December 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
England +5 364 £75,000 - 26
London +26 220 £80,000 - 12
South East -60 61 £70,000 +7.69% 4
City of London +40 51 £85,000 +6.25% 4
East of England +5 29 £60,000 +14.28% 2
South West +6 21 £62,500 +25.00% 2
Scotland +13 20 £75,000 +25.00% 1
Berkshire -6 19 £67,500 -3.57% 1
Bournemouth - 19 £63,750 -
Dorset - 19 £63,750 -
Suffolk - 17 £60,000 - 1
Ipswich - 17 £60,000 - 1
Glasgow - 13 £80,000 -
Middlesex +18 12 - -
Docklands, London - 11 £69,500 -
Hampshire -40 10 £70,000 -12.50% 1
Yorkshire -20 9 £65,000 -13.33% 3
East Midlands +24 8 £53,458 -2.80%
West Yorkshire -1 8 £65,000 -13.33% 3
Essex - 8 £87,500 -
Brentwood - 8 £87,500 -
Surrey -13 7 £62,500 +45.34% 2
Slough -2 6 £57,500 -11.53%
Edinburgh -12 6 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Bracknell - 6 £70,000 -
Southampton +5 5 £70,000 -16.41%
West Midlands -27 5 £82,500 +37.50% 1
Oxford +15 4 £75,000 -
Oxfordshire +7 4 £75,000 -3.22%
Nottinghamshire - 4 £53,458 -

Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 319 (46.37%) Data Modelling
2 303 (44.04%) Data Warehouse
3 282 (40.99%) Data Architecture
4 271 (39.39%) Business Intelligence
5 224 (32.56%) ETL
6 223 (32.41%) Big Data
7 210 (30.52%) Finance
8 207 (30.09%) SQL
9 195 (28.34%) Data Management
10 186 (27.03%) SQL Server
11 179 (26.02%) Analytics
12 177 (25.73%) Hadoop
13 170 (24.71%) Oracle
14 150 (21.80%) Data Integration
15 121 (17.59%) Microsoft
16 98 (14.24%) TOGAF
16 98 (14.24%) Analytical Skills
17 97 (14.10%) Master Data Management
18 93 (13.52%) Degree
19 89 (12.94%) NoSQL
20 88 (12.79%) Banking
21 85 (12.35%) Java
21 85 (12.35%) Data Governance
22 84 (12.21%) MapReduce
23 80 (11.63%) Information Management
24 78 (11.34%) MS Excel
24 78 (11.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 78 (11.34%) Apache Hive
25 75 (10.90%) Agile Software Development
26 72 (10.47%) SAP

Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 56 (8.14%) SAS
2 33 (4.80%) Apache Pig
3 21 (3.05%) Apache Spark
4 19 (2.76%) BizTalk Server
5 18 (2.62%) Oracle Coherence
6 13 (1.89%) Apache
7 12 (1.74%) Tomcat
8 11 (1.60%) SharePoint
9 10 (1.45%) Documentum
10 9 (1.31%) NetWeaver
11 6 (0.87%) Node.js
12 4 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
13 3 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
14 2 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
14 2 (0.29%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.29%) Apache Solr
15 1 (0.15%) IIS
15 1 (0.15%) nginx
Applications
1 78 (11.34%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.33%) SPSS
3 12 (1.74%) MS Visio
3 12 (1.74%) MS Office
4 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.15%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (0.87%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.44%) SAP MDM
2 3 (0.44%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.29%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.15%) Cognos Planning
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle FAH
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.15%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.76%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.73%) PaaS
3 5 (0.73%) IaaS
4 4 (0.58%) Amazon EMR
4 4 (0.58%) SaaS
5 3 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.44%) Office 365
6 1 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.76%) WAN
2 17 (2.47%) LAN
3 6 (0.87%) Internet
3 6 (0.87%) Firewall
4 4 (0.58%) MPLS
5 3 (0.44%) HTTP
5 3 (0.44%) SAN
6 2 (0.29%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.29%) IPv6
6 2 (0.29%) OSPF
6 2 (0.29%) BGP
6 2 (0.29%) VoIP
6 2 (0.29%) FTP
6 2 (0.29%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (0.29%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.29%) NAS
6 2 (0.29%) WAAS
6 2 (0.29%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (0.29%) Multicast
6 2 (0.29%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 303 (44.04%) Data Warehouse
2 223 (32.41%) Big Data
3 186 (27.03%) SQL Server
4 177 (25.73%) Hadoop
5 89 (12.94%) NoSQL
6 78 (11.34%) Apache Hive
6 78 (11.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 72 (10.47%) Relational Database
8 61 (8.87%) HBase
9 60 (8.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 49 (7.12%) MongoDB
11 48 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 46 (6.69%) RDBMS
13 43 (6.25%) Oracle Database
14 41 (5.96%) MySQL
15 40 (5.81%) QlikView
16 38 (5.52%) Apache Cassandra
17 32 (4.65%) Sqoop
18 27 (3.92%) Data Mining
19 26 (3.78%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 32 (4.65%) ERwin
2 21 (3.05%) Talend Open Studio
3 8 (1.16%) Toad
4 7 (1.02%) PowerDesigner
5 6 (0.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (0.58%) Jenkins
6 4 (0.58%) Maven
7 3 (0.44%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.29%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.29%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.15%) LLBLGen Pro
9 1 (0.15%) MagicDraw
9 1 (0.15%) Rational Rose
General
1 210 (30.52%) Finance
2 88 (12.79%) Banking
3 31 (4.51%) Retail
4 28 (4.07%) Investment Banking
5 27 (3.92%) Telecoms
6 22 (3.20%) Games
7 21 (3.05%) Marketing
8 10 (1.45%) Billing
9 9 (1.31%) Financial Institution
10 8 (1.16%) Front Office
11 7 (1.02%) Back Office
12 6 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.87%) iGaming
13 5 (0.73%) Advertising
13 5 (0.73%) Publishing
14 3 (0.44%) Legal
14 3 (0.44%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.29%) Electronics
16 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (7.12%) XML
2 44 (6.40%) Web Services
3 28 (4.07%) .NET
4 18 (2.62%) HTML
4 18 (2.62%) ODBC
5 15 (2.18%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 13 (1.89%) Middleware
6 13 (1.89%) SOAP
7 12 (1.74%) Servlets
8 11 (1.60%) JDBC
8 11 (1.60%) ADO.NET
8 11 (1.60%) WCF
9 10 (1.45%) CGI
10 8 (1.16%) .NET Framework
11 7 (1.02%) Apache CXF
11 7 (1.02%) XML Messaging
12 6 (0.87%) Java EE
12 6 (0.87%) Backbone.js
12 6 (0.87%) Ember.js
12 6 (0.87%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 150 (21.80%) Data Integration
2 98 (14.24%) Analytical Skills
3 55 (7.99%) Visualisation
4 48 (6.98%) Computer Science
5 47 (6.83%) Data Structures
6 37 (5.38%) Management Information System
7 26 (3.78%) Reference Data
8 19 (2.76%) Open Source
9 18 (2.62%) Replication
10 17 (2.47%) Algorithms
11 14 (2.03%) Clustering
12 12 (1.74%) Credit Risk
13 11 (1.60%) Mathematics
14 10 (1.45%) Social Media
14 10 (1.45%) Taxonomies
15 9 (1.31%) Performance Metrics
16 8 (1.16%) Ontologies
16 8 (1.16%) Derivative
17 7 (1.02%) User Experience
18 6 (0.87%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 53 (7.70%) Linux
2 28 (4.07%) UNIX
3 17 (2.47%) Windows
4 8 (1.16%) Windows XP
5 4 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.15%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 319 (46.37%) Data Modelling
2 282 (40.99%) Data Architecture
3 271 (39.39%) Business Intelligence
4 224 (32.56%) ETL
5 195 (28.34%) Data Management
6 179 (26.02%) Analytics
7 98 (14.24%) TOGAF
8 97 (14.10%) Master Data Management
9 85 (12.35%) Data Governance
10 84 (12.21%) MapReduce
11 80 (11.63%) Information Management
12 75 (10.90%) Agile Software Development
13 71 (10.32%) Information Architecture
14 70 (10.17%) Logical Data Model
15 66 (9.59%) Migration
16 61 (8.87%) Enterprise Architecture
17 52 (7.56%) Physical Data Model
18 47 (6.83%) Stakeholder Management
18 47 (6.83%) Kimball Methodology
19 45 (6.54%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 207 (30.09%) SQL
2 85 (12.35%) Java
3 41 (5.96%) C++
4 34 (4.94%) C#
4 34 (4.94%) T-SQL
5 24 (3.49%) Python
6 16 (2.33%) ABAP
7 14 (2.03%) R
8 13 (1.89%) Scala
8 13 (1.89%) C
9 11 (1.60%) PL/SQL
10 10 (1.45%) VBA
11 9 (1.31%) PHP
12 7 (1.02%) JavaScript
13 6 (0.87%) Perl
14 4 (0.58%) Pig Latin
15 3 (0.44%) SPARQL
16 1 (0.15%) Ruby
16 1 (0.15%) XPath
16 1 (0.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 93 (13.52%) Degree
2 10 (1.45%) NVQ Level 3
3 4 (0.58%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (0.44%) PhD
4 3 (0.44%) ISEB
4 3 (0.44%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.29%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.15%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (5.38%) Data Quality
2 23 (3.34%) QA
3 18 (2.62%) Solvency II
4 9 (1.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.44%) SLA
7 2 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.29%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 35 (5.09%) Apache Flume
1 35 (5.09%) HDFS
2 18 (2.62%) Oracle RAC
3 17 (2.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.15%) SRDF
5 1 (0.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 24 (3.49%) Oozie
2 17 (2.47%) Ambari
3 8 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (1.16%) Oracle EDQ
4 5 (0.73%) Puppet
5 4 (0.58%) MOM
5 4 (0.58%) SCCM
6 1 (0.15%) OpenView
6 1 (0.15%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.15%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 170 (24.71%) Oracle
2 121 (17.59%) Microsoft
3 72 (10.47%) SAP
4 65 (9.45%) Teradata
5 49 (7.12%) Informatica
6 44 (6.40%) IBM
7 42 (6.10%) Cognos
8 33 (4.80%) Sybase
9 32 (4.65%) Netezza
10 27 (3.92%) Cisco
11 24 (3.49%) Business Objects
11 24 (3.49%) Hortonworks
11 24 (3.49%) MapR
12 21 (3.05%) Talend
12 21 (3.05%) Trillium
13 17 (2.47%) Intel
14 14 (2.03%) Open Text
15 13 (1.89%) Ab Initio
15 13 (1.89%) Tableau
16 11 (1.60%) Cloudera
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £75000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Networkers Plc
Salary: £65,000 - £75,000 + perm benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £90000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £550 - £650 per day + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Harnham
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonuses and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits +Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum 20% bonus, Excellent benefits packag
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
The People Network
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol, Avon
SCC
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 13 days ago
Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 22 days ago
Bradford
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago