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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Architect
Rank 584 641 573
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -68
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Architect 322 242 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.22% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.24% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 252 193 301
Average salary £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £47,495 £63,500
% change year-on-year
+36.85% -25.20%

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
108241 101899 112522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.25% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 87515 84514 96083
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £70,000 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +24 311 £70,000 +16.66% 33
London +71 225 £75,000 +7.14% 22
City of London +28 57 £76,250 +17.30% 4
South East -55 23 £65,000 +44.44% 2
Yorkshire -17 22 £55,000 - 2
West Yorkshire -14 14 £57,500 - 2
North West -16 10 £60,000 +26.31% 2
Surrey -3 8 £65,000 -7.14%
West Midlands -12 8 £66,250 +20.45%
Bromley - 7 £75,000 -
Birmingham -2 6 £77,500 +72.22%
East of England -4 6 £80,000 +60.00% 3
Docklands, London - 6 £65,000 -
Essex - 6 £80,000 - 2
Bradford +1 5 £58,750 - 1
South West -3 5 £70,000 +33.33% 1
Manchester -12 5 £80,000 +68.42%
Leeds -24 5 £52,500 -
Cheshire - 5 £40,000 - 2
Scotland -19 4 £45,000 -18.18%
East Yorkshire - 4 - -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £65,000 - 1
Warrington - 4 £40,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 4 £65,000 - 1
Brentwood - 4 - - 1
Hull - 4 - -
Oxfordshire -1 3 £65,000 -13.33% 1
Berkshire -7 3 £75,000 +66.66%
West Sussex -8 3 £68,500 +53.93%
South Yorkshire - 3 £47,500 -

Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 384 (51.27%) Data Modelling
2 369 (49.27%) Data Warehouse
3 336 (44.86%) Business Intelligence
4 316 (42.19%) Data Architecture
5 250 (33.38%) SQL
6 238 (31.78%) ETL
7 225 (30.04%) Data Management
8 212 (28.30%) Oracle
9 210 (28.04%) Finance
10 197 (26.30%) SQL Server
11 166 (22.16%) Big Data
12 155 (20.69%) Analytics
13 148 (19.76%) Hadoop
14 128 (17.09%) Data Governance
15 126 (16.82%) Master Data Management
16 124 (16.56%) Microsoft
17 109 (14.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 104 (13.89%) Enterprise Architecture
19 103 (13.75%) Migration
20 102 (13.62%) Banking
21 99 (13.22%) Java
22 98 (13.08%) TOGAF
23 91 (12.15%) Data Integration
24 88 (11.75%) NoSQL
25 84 (11.21%) Information Management
26 83 (11.08%) Visualisation
27 77 (10.28%) Information Architecture
27 77 (10.28%) MapReduce
28 76 (10.15%) Teradata
29 75 (10.01%) Linux

Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 37 (4.94%) Oracle Coherence
2 30 (4.01%) SAS
3 19 (2.54%) Apache Pig
4 13 (1.74%) NetWeaver
5 12 (1.60%) BizTalk Server
5 12 (1.60%) Apache
5 12 (1.60%) WebSphere
6 11 (1.47%) MQSeries
6 11 (1.47%) WebSphere Application Server
6 11 (1.47%) WebLogic
7 4 (0.53%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.13%) Documentum
9 1 (0.13%) TPMS
9 1 (0.13%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.13%) IIS
9 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.13%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 68 (9.08%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.74%) SPSS
3 11 (1.47%) MS Office
4 8 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.80%) PowerPivot
6 5 (0.67%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.27%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (0.27%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.13%) INSURE/90
5 1 (0.13%) Magento
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (1.20%) Amazon EMR
3 9 (1.20%) SaaS
4 3 (0.40%) PaaS
4 3 (0.40%) IaaS
5 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 41 (5.47%) WAN
2 39 (5.21%) LAN
3 10 (1.34%) Internet
4 8 (1.07%) Kerberos
4 8 (1.07%) Firewall
4 8 (1.07%) SAN
5 6 (0.80%) Multicast
5 6 (0.80%) OSPF
5 6 (0.80%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.80%) IPv6
6 4 (0.53%) SNMP
6 4 (0.53%) DNS
6 4 (0.53%) IPv4
6 4 (0.53%) IKE
6 4 (0.53%) DHCP
6 4 (0.53%) BGP-4
6 4 (0.53%) EIGRP
6 4 (0.53%) Wireless
6 4 (0.53%) IPsec
7 3 (0.40%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 369 (49.27%) Data Warehouse
2 197 (26.30%) SQL Server
3 166 (22.16%) Big Data
4 148 (19.76%) Hadoop
5 109 (14.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 88 (11.75%) NoSQL
7 75 (10.01%) Apache Hive
8 73 (9.75%) HBase
9 71 (9.48%) Relational Database
10 68 (9.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 65 (8.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 63 (8.41%) MongoDB
13 61 (8.14%) DB2
14 53 (7.08%) Apache Cassandra
15 49 (6.54%) Oracle Exadata
16 48 (6.41%) Sqoop
17 47 (6.28%) Oracle Database
18 43 (5.74%) Mahout
19 39 (5.21%) QlikView
20 38 (5.07%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 41 (5.47%) ERwin
2 15 (2.00%) Toad
3 12 (1.60%) PowerDesigner
4 11 (1.47%) LSMW
5 9 (1.20%) Talend Open Studio
5 9 (1.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 8 (1.07%) JConsole
6 8 (1.07%) Log4j
7 6 (0.80%) Visual Studio
8 5 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (0.53%) Git (software)
9 4 (0.53%) PowerBuilder
10 3 (0.40%) Rational Rose
11 1 (0.13%) Oracle Forms
General
1 210 (28.04%) Finance
2 102 (13.62%) Banking
3 55 (7.34%) Marketing
4 33 (4.41%) Retail
5 31 (4.14%) Investment Banking
6 15 (2.00%) Advertising
7 14 (1.87%) Back Office
8 13 (1.74%) Games
9 11 (1.47%) Front Office
10 9 (1.20%) Legal
11 7 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.67%) Publishing
13 4 (0.53%) Telecoms
14 3 (0.40%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.40%) Electronics
14 3 (0.40%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.27%) International Banking
16 1 (0.13%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (9.75%) XML
2 39 (5.21%) Web Services
3 24 (3.20%) .NET
4 15 (2.00%) SOAP
5 11 (1.47%) ODBC
5 11 (1.47%) JMS
6 10 (1.34%) MSMQ
6 10 (1.34%) XSD
6 10 (1.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 10 (1.34%) REST
7 9 (1.20%) JSON
8 8 (1.07%) JMX
8 8 (1.07%) SPNEGO
8 8 (1.07%) WSDL
9 6 (0.80%) Flash
9 6 (0.80%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 5 (0.67%) MDX
10 5 (0.67%) .NET Framework
10 5 (0.67%) UDDI
11 4 (0.53%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 91 (12.15%) Data Integration
2 83 (11.08%) Visualisation
3 72 (9.61%) Management Information System
4 32 (4.27%) Open Source
4 32 (4.27%) Computer Science
5 23 (3.07%) Reference Data
6 17 (2.27%) Credit Risk
7 11 (1.47%) PKI
8 10 (1.34%) Market Risk
8 10 (1.34%) Kindle
8 10 (1.34%) Oracle Exalytics
8 10 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (1.20%) Replication
10 7 (0.93%) GIS
10 7 (0.93%) Mathematics
10 7 (0.93%) Mobile App
11 6 (0.80%) Online Games
11 6 (0.80%) Smart Meter
12 5 (0.67%) Data Protection Act
12 5 (0.67%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 75 (10.01%) Linux
2 31 (4.14%) UNIX
3 28 (3.74%) Windows
4 13 (1.74%) Windows XP
5 2 (0.27%) HPUX
6 1 (0.13%) Solaris
6 1 (0.13%) AIX
6 1 (0.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 384 (51.27%) Data Modelling
2 336 (44.86%) Business Intelligence
3 316 (42.19%) Data Architecture
4 238 (31.78%) ETL
5 225 (30.04%) Data Management
6 155 (20.69%) Analytics
7 128 (17.09%) Data Governance
8 126 (16.82%) Master Data Management
9 104 (13.89%) Enterprise Architecture
10 103 (13.75%) Migration
11 98 (13.08%) TOGAF
12 84 (11.21%) Information Management
13 77 (10.28%) MapReduce
13 77 (10.28%) Information Architecture
14 70 (9.35%) Performance Tuning
15 65 (8.68%) Data Migration
16 63 (8.41%) Project Management
17 48 (6.41%) Data Security
18 43 (5.74%) ERP
18 43 (5.74%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 250 (33.38%) SQL
2 99 (13.22%) Java
3 53 (7.08%) T-SQL
4 27 (3.60%) C#
5 25 (3.34%) PL/SQL
6 23 (3.07%) R
7 22 (2.94%) C++
8 20 (2.67%) ABAP
8 20 (2.67%) Python
9 13 (1.74%) Perl
10 11 (1.47%) VB
11 10 (1.34%) PHP
12 9 (1.20%) SPARQL
13 5 (0.67%) C
14 4 (0.53%) Scala
14 4 (0.53%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.40%) JavaScript
15 3 (0.40%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 1 (0.13%) PowerHouse
16 1 (0.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 68 (9.08%) Degree
2 5 (0.67%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (0.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (0.53%) PMP
3 4 (0.53%) PMI Certification
3 4 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (0.27%) MBA
5 1 (0.13%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.13%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.13%) PhD
5 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (5.74%) Data Quality
2 15 (2.00%) QA
3 11 (1.47%) ISO 9001
3 11 (1.47%) ISO 8583
4 7 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 4 (0.53%) Solvency II
7 3 (0.40%) Basel II
8 2 (0.27%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.13%) Basel III
9 1 (0.13%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 47 (6.28%) Apache Flume
2 43 (5.74%) Oracle RAC
3 39 (5.21%) HDFS
4 35 (4.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 6 (0.80%) SRDF
5 6 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.27%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.13%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 35 (4.67%) Ambari
1 35 (4.67%) Oozie
2 10 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (1.34%) MOM
3 2 (0.27%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.13%) OpenView
4 1 (0.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 212 (28.30%) Oracle
2 124 (16.56%) Microsoft
3 76 (10.15%) Teradata
4 72 (9.61%) SAP
5 55 (7.34%) Informatica
5 55 (7.34%) Netezza
6 50 (6.68%) Sybase
7 47 (6.28%) Cisco
8 42 (5.61%) Hortonworks
8 42 (5.61%) MapR
9 35 (4.67%) Intel
10 33 (4.41%) Cognos
11 29 (3.87%) Business Objects
12 27 (3.60%) IBM
13 24 (3.20%) Ab Initio
14 21 (2.80%) Tableau
15 12 (1.60%) Trillium
16 11 (1.47%) VMware
16 11 (1.47%) TIBCO
16 11 (1.47%) MicroStrategy
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Salary: competitive
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Salary: competitive
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Salary: Competitive plus excellent benefits
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Salary: £750.00 per day
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