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 17 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Architect
Rank 631 577 555
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Architect 285 323 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.30% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.32% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 200 256 281
Average salary £70,000 £62,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £85,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -16.66%

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
107949 102119 108248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.54% 94.50% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 88051 84853 92123
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
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%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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
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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 -35 275 £70,000 +12.00% 42
London +50 192 £75,000 - 30
City of London +8 38 £75,000 +7.14% 7
Yorkshire -19 19 £60,000 -
South East -89 19 £65,000 +34.02% 4
South West -10 13 £57,500 +9.52% 6
West Yorkshire -17 13 £60,000 -
Dorset - 11 £57,500 - 3
Bournemouth - 11 £57,500 - 3
East of England -12 10 £83,750 +59.52%
Essex +3 9 £87,500 -
Bradford - 9 £60,000 -
Buckinghamshire +2 7 £73,750 +5.35% 2
Scotland -18 7 £73,000 +16.80% 4
Docklands, London - 7 £65,000 - 1
Brentwood - 7 £90,000 -
Middlesex - 6 - -
Milton Keynes -6 5 £65,000 -7.14% 1
Surrey -25 5 £62,500 +45.34%
North West -38 5 £47,500 -
Glasgow -4 4 £73,000 +8.14%
Hull - 4 - -
East Yorkshire - 4 - -
Guildford -3 3 £62,500 +50.60%
Cheshire -14 3 £47,500 -35.59%
Edinburgh -26 3 - - 4
West Midlands -35 3 £57,500 +12.19%
Chester 0 2 £47,500 -35.59%
Birmingham -27 2 £67,500 +31.70%
Manchester -27 2 £64,000 +34.73%

Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 340 (50.22%) Data Warehouse
2 333 (49.19%) Data Modelling
3 313 (46.23%) Business Intelligence
4 286 (42.25%) Data Architecture
5 227 (33.53%) SQL
6 212 (31.31%) ETL
7 208 (30.72%) Finance
8 204 (30.13%) Data Management
9 194 (28.66%) Oracle
10 190 (28.06%) SQL Server
11 176 (26.00%) Big Data
12 150 (22.16%) Hadoop
13 149 (22.01%) Analytics
14 128 (18.91%) Microsoft
15 117 (17.28%) Data Integration
16 109 (16.10%) Master Data Management
17 104 (15.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 103 (15.21%) Data Governance
19 101 (14.92%) TOGAF
20 93 (13.74%) Banking
21 91 (13.44%) NoSQL
22 87 (12.85%) Visualisation
23 83 (12.26%) Enterprise Architecture
24 82 (12.11%) Teradata
25 81 (11.96%) MapReduce
26 80 (11.82%) Migration
26 80 (11.82%) Java
27 79 (11.67%) MS Excel
28 78 (11.52%) Linux
29 77 (11.37%) Analytical Skills

Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 41 (6.06%) Oracle Coherence
2 40 (5.91%) SAS
3 18 (2.66%) Apache Pig
4 17 (2.51%) BizTalk Server
5 12 (1.77%) NetWeaver
6 11 (1.62%) Apache Spark
7 10 (1.48%) Apache
8 8 (1.18%) SharePoint
9 6 (0.89%) WebSphere Application Server
9 6 (0.89%) WebLogic
9 6 (0.89%) MQSeries
9 6 (0.89%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.74%) Documentum
11 4 (0.59%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
14 1 (0.15%) TPMS
14 1 (0.15%) Office Communications Server
14 1 (0.15%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.15%) IIS
Applications
1 79 (11.67%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.48%) MS Office
2 10 (1.48%) SPSS
3 7 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.74%) PowerPivot
4 5 (0.74%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.30%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.74%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.30%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.30%) SAP MDM
3 2 (0.30%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.15%) INSURE/90
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.51%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (0.74%) Amazon EMR
3 5 (0.74%) SaaS
4 4 (0.59%) PaaS
4 4 (0.59%) IaaS
5 3 (0.44%) Office 365
6 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 41 (6.06%) WAN
2 39 (5.76%) LAN
3 8 (1.18%) SAN
4 7 (1.03%) Kerberos
5 4 (0.59%) Firewall
6 3 (0.44%) NAS
6 3 (0.44%) VoIP
6 3 (0.44%) HTTP
7 2 (0.30%) FTP
7 2 (0.30%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.30%) IPv6
7 2 (0.30%) WAAS
7 2 (0.30%) Multicast
7 2 (0.30%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (0.30%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (0.30%) MPLS
7 2 (0.30%) OSPF
7 2 (0.30%) BGP
8 1 (0.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 340 (50.22%) Data Warehouse
2 190 (28.06%) SQL Server
3 176 (26.00%) Big Data
4 150 (22.16%) Hadoop
5 104 (15.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 91 (13.44%) NoSQL
7 76 (11.23%) Apache Hive
8 74 (10.93%) HBase
9 71 (10.49%) Relational Database
10 67 (9.90%) MongoDB
11 63 (9.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 62 (9.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 55 (8.12%) DB2
13 55 (8.12%) Apache Cassandra
14 54 (7.98%) Oracle Exadata
15 50 (7.39%) Sqoop
16 46 (6.79%) Mahout
17 41 (6.06%) Couchbase
18 40 (5.91%) MarkLogic
19 39 (5.76%) Riak
Development Applications
1 28 (4.14%) ERwin
2 15 (2.22%) Toad
2 15 (2.22%) Talend Open Studio
3 7 (1.03%) JConsole
3 7 (1.03%) PowerDesigner
3 7 (1.03%) Log4j
4 6 (0.89%) Visual Studio
4 6 (0.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 5 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (0.59%) Git (software)
6 4 (0.59%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (0.59%) LSMW
7 3 (0.44%) Maven
7 3 (0.44%) Rational Rose
7 3 (0.44%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.15%) LLBLGen Pro
8 1 (0.15%) MagicDraw
General
1 208 (30.72%) Finance
2 93 (13.74%) Banking
3 38 (5.61%) Marketing
4 31 (4.58%) Retail
5 25 (3.69%) Investment Banking
6 18 (2.66%) Games
7 14 (2.07%) Back Office
8 13 (1.92%) Front Office
9 11 (1.62%) Telecoms
9 11 (1.62%) Advertising
10 5 (0.74%) Publishing
10 5 (0.74%) Legal
10 5 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.44%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.30%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.30%) Electronics
13 1 (0.15%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (10.19%) XML
2 40 (5.91%) Web Services
3 24 (3.55%) .NET
4 16 (2.36%) SOAP
5 14 (2.07%) ODBC
6 12 (1.77%) REST
6 12 (1.77%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 8 (1.18%) CGI
7 8 (1.18%) XSD
7 8 (1.18%) MSMQ
8 7 (1.03%) JMX
8 7 (1.03%) SPNEGO
8 7 (1.03%) JSON
9 6 (0.89%) JMS
9 6 (0.89%) Java EE
10 5 (0.74%) HTML
10 5 (0.74%) MDX
10 5 (0.74%) .NET Framework
11 4 (0.59%) Middleware
11 4 (0.59%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 117 (17.28%) Data Integration
2 87 (12.85%) Visualisation
3 77 (11.37%) Analytical Skills
4 58 (8.57%) Management Information System
5 55 (8.12%) Data Structures
6 31 (4.58%) Computer Science
7 23 (3.40%) Open Source
8 17 (2.51%) Reference Data
9 14 (2.07%) Algorithms
10 9 (1.33%) User Experience
10 9 (1.33%) Credit Risk
10 9 (1.33%) Mobile App
11 8 (1.18%) Oracle Exalytics
12 7 (1.03%) Taxonomies
12 7 (1.03%) Ontologies
13 6 (0.89%) PKI
13 6 (0.89%) Mathematics
13 6 (0.89%) Replication
13 6 (0.89%) N-Tier
13 6 (0.89%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 78 (11.52%) Linux
2 31 (4.58%) UNIX
3 28 (4.14%) Windows
4 15 (2.22%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.15%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 333 (49.19%) Data Modelling
2 313 (46.23%) Business Intelligence
3 286 (42.25%) Data Architecture
4 212 (31.31%) ETL
5 204 (30.13%) Data Management
6 149 (22.01%) Analytics
7 109 (16.10%) Master Data Management
8 103 (15.21%) Data Governance
9 101 (14.92%) TOGAF
10 83 (12.26%) Enterprise Architecture
11 81 (11.96%) MapReduce
12 80 (11.82%) Migration
13 75 (11.08%) Information Architecture
14 72 (10.64%) Performance Tuning
15 70 (10.34%) Information Management
16 50 (7.39%) Data Migration
17 47 (6.94%) Agile Software Development
18 46 (6.79%) Zachman Framework
18 46 (6.79%) Project Management
19 43 (6.35%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 227 (33.53%) SQL
2 80 (11.82%) Java
3 39 (5.76%) T-SQL
4 20 (2.95%) C#
5 19 (2.81%) C++
6 18 (2.66%) ABAP
6 18 (2.66%) Python
7 16 (2.36%) R
8 10 (1.48%) PL/SQL
9 8 (1.18%) Perl
10 7 (1.03%) SPARQL
10 7 (1.03%) VB
11 6 (0.89%) C
12 5 (0.74%) PHP
12 5 (0.74%) Scala
13 3 (0.44%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.44%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 2 (0.30%) PowerHouse
15 1 (0.15%) VBA
15 1 (0.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 67 (9.90%) Degree
2 4 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (0.59%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (0.44%) ISEB
4 2 (0.30%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.15%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.15%) MBA
5 1 (0.15%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.15%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (6.06%) Data Quality
2 16 (2.36%) QA
3 11 (1.62%) Solvency II
4 7 (1.03%) ISO 9001
4 7 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.89%) ISO 8583
6 5 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.30%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.15%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 54 (7.98%) Apache Flume
2 47 (6.94%) HDFS
3 46 (6.79%) Oracle RAC
4 39 (5.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 6 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.59%) SRDF
7 2 (0.30%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.15%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 42 (6.20%) Oozie
2 39 (5.76%) Ambari
3 8 (1.18%) MOM
4 6 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.59%) Oracle EDQ
6 2 (0.30%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.15%) OpenView
7 1 (0.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 194 (28.66%) Oracle
2 128 (18.91%) Microsoft
3 82 (12.11%) Teradata
4 62 (9.16%) SAP
5 58 (8.57%) Netezza
6 53 (7.83%) Sybase
7 52 (7.68%) Cisco
8 48 (7.09%) Informatica
9 45 (6.65%) Hortonworks
9 45 (6.65%) MapR
10 40 (5.91%) Cognos
11 39 (5.76%) Intel
12 33 (4.87%) IBM
13 23 (3.40%) Ab Initio
14 20 (2.95%) Business Objects
15 15 (2.22%) Talend
15 15 (2.22%) Tableau
16 14 (2.07%) Trillium
17 12 (1.77%) VMware
18 9 (1.33%) MicroStrategy
London
Technology Leaders
Salary: + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car scheme, fuel card and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
KDR
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Avance Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Avance Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum Plus Bonus + Car + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Capco
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £70000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £90000 - £105000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Talent Spa
Salary: 20% bonus, Pension (14%), Shares, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Montash
Salary: £550 - £650 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, comprehensive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago