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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Architect
Rank 530 567 640
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +73
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Architect 413 407 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.34% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.36% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 340 327 188
Average salary £75,000 £72,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +31.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,400 £50,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £62,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +38.88%

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
104585 111653 102685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.55% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86393 91565 85529
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 £38,500
% 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 3 July 2015 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 3 July 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
(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 +24 400 £77,000 +10.00% 78
London +27 280 £80,000 +6.66% 42
South East +39 67 £67,500 +2.27% 16
City of London +29 64 £80,000 +1.58% 23
Berkshire +15 31 £68,750 +37.50% 12
Hampshire +10 17 £65,000 +18.18% 1
East of England +11 14 £75,000 +3.44% 3
Scotland +8 13 £67,500 -20.58% 3
Yorkshire -9 11 £67,500 +35.00% 5
Docklands, London +6 10 £83,750 +28.84%
West Yorkshire -1 10 £67,500 +35.00% 4
Reading -4 10 £72,500 +45.00% 3
Buckinghamshire - 10 £57,000 -
West Midlands -18 9 £67,500 +22.72% 6
Milton Keynes - 8 £56,000 -
Glasgow - 8 £66,500 - 1
North West -18 7 £52,500 +27.27% 2
Leeds +8 6 £67,500 +31.70% 2
Edinburgh +7 6 £73,500 -22.63% 2
West Sussex +1 5 £70,000 +1.08%
South West -5 5 £56,250 -15.73%
Manchester -5 5 £54,000 -22.85% 2
Birmingham -16 5 £80,000 +45.45% 6
Essex - 5 £90,000 -
Surrey +8 4 £78,750 +21.15%
Chiswick - 4 £65,000 -
Brentwood - 4 £90,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £75,000 - 1
Bedfordshire - 4 £75,000 -
Southampton +2 3 £46,500 -15.45%

Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 403 (48.15%) Data Warehouse
2 402 (48.03%) Data Modelling
3 382 (45.64%) ETL
4 376 (44.92%) Business Intelligence
5 363 (43.37%) Data Architecture
6 312 (37.28%) Big Data
7 300 (35.84%) Finance
8 283 (33.81%) SQL
9 259 (30.94%) Oracle
10 235 (28.08%) Data Management
11 222 (26.52%) Hadoop
12 213 (25.45%) Analytics
13 179 (21.39%) Migration
14 164 (19.59%) Analytical Skills
15 158 (18.88%) Logical Data Model
16 150 (17.92%) Data Migration
17 145 (17.32%) SQL Server
18 122 (14.58%) Informatica
18 122 (14.58%) Data Governance
19 121 (14.46%) TOGAF
20 119 (14.22%) Data Integration
21 118 (14.10%) NoSQL
22 117 (13.98%) Microsoft
23 103 (12.31%) Master Data Management
24 100 (11.95%) Technical Architecture
25 98 (11.71%) Java
26 97 (11.59%) Teradata
27 96 (11.47%) Banking
27 96 (11.47%) Relational Database
28 95 (11.35%) Enterprise Data Warehouse

Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 84 (10.04%) SAS
2 58 (6.93%) Apache Pig
3 32 (3.82%) Apache
4 28 (3.35%) Elasticsearch
5 21 (2.51%) Apache Spark
6 16 (1.91%) Apache Solr
7 6 (0.72%) SharePoint
8 5 (0.60%) Oracle Coherence
9 4 (0.48%) Node.js
9 4 (0.48%) IIS
9 4 (0.48%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.36%) NetWeaver
10 3 (0.36%) FileNet
10 3 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (0.36%) GemFire
11 2 (0.24%) nginx
11 2 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.12%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.12%) Confluence
Applications
1 73 (8.72%) MS Excel
2 41 (4.90%) SPSS
3 26 (3.11%) PowerPivot
4 13 (1.55%) MS Visio
5 10 (1.19%) MS Office
6 4 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.36%) MS Project
8 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.60%) SAP ERP
3 4 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.48%) Oracle CRM
3 4 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.36%) Cognos Planning
4 3 (0.36%) Oracle FAH
4 3 (0.36%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 69 (8.24%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (4.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (3.82%) Amazon EC2
3 32 (3.82%) Amazon EMR
4 30 (3.58%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (0.96%) IaaS
6 5 (0.60%) SaaS
7 4 (0.48%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.36%) PaaS
8 3 (0.36%) Azure Machine Learning
9 2 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.12%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.08%) Internet
1 9 (1.08%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (0.36%) Firewall
2 3 (0.36%) SAN
3 2 (0.24%) DMZ
3 2 (0.24%) Ethernet
3 2 (0.24%) HTTP
3 2 (0.24%) DNS
3 2 (0.24%) NAS
4 1 (0.12%) Network Security
4 1 (0.12%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.12%) VPN
4 1 (0.12%) SNA
4 1 (0.12%) Intranet
4 1 (0.12%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 403 (48.15%) Data Warehouse
2 312 (37.28%) Big Data
3 222 (26.52%) Hadoop
4 145 (17.32%) SQL Server
5 118 (14.10%) NoSQL
6 96 (11.47%) Relational Database
7 95 (11.35%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 83 (9.92%) RDBMS
9 78 (9.32%) Apache Hive
10 77 (9.20%) DB2
10 77 (9.20%) Apache Cassandra
11 73 (8.72%) Oracle ODI
11 73 (8.72%) MongoDB
12 72 (8.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 58 (6.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 57 (6.81%) HBase
15 56 (6.69%) Oracle Database
16 55 (6.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 55 (6.57%) Data Mart
16 55 (6.57%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 92 (10.99%) ERwin
2 66 (7.89%) Talend Open Studio
3 28 (3.35%) Toad
4 16 (1.91%) PowerDesigner
5 5 (0.60%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (0.36%) Selenium
6 3 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (0.36%) SoapUI
6 3 (0.36%) LoadUI
7 1 (0.12%) Rational Rose
7 1 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 300 (35.84%) Finance
2 96 (11.47%) Banking
3 63 (7.53%) Telecoms
4 59 (7.05%) Retail
5 23 (2.75%) Investment Banking
6 22 (2.63%) Marketing
7 18 (2.15%) Publishing
8 13 (1.55%) Legal
9 11 (1.31%) Financial Institution
10 9 (1.08%) Front Office
11 8 (0.96%) Billing
12 7 (0.84%) Back Office
12 7 (0.84%) Law
13 6 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (0.72%) Games
14 5 (0.60%) Local Government
15 4 (0.48%) Manufacturing
15 4 (0.48%) Electronics
16 1 (0.12%) Military
16 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (8.12%) Web Services
2 42 (5.02%) XML
3 36 (4.30%) Middleware
4 31 (3.70%) .NET
5 27 (3.23%) XBRL
5 27 (3.23%) MLlib
6 25 (2.99%) JMS
7 21 (2.51%) WS-I
8 14 (1.67%) Kafka
9 11 (1.31%) MDX
9 11 (1.31%) HTML
10 8 (0.96%) J2EE
10 8 (0.96%) Akka
11 7 (0.84%) JDBC
11 7 (0.84%) .NET Framework
12 5 (0.60%) CSS
12 5 (0.60%) SOAP
13 4 (0.48%) ODBC
13 4 (0.48%) ADO.NET
13 4 (0.48%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 164 (19.59%) Analytical Skills
2 119 (14.22%) Data Integration
3 86 (10.27%) Management Information System
4 63 (7.53%) Data Structures
5 58 (6.93%) Data Centre
6 39 (4.66%) Taxonomies
7 38 (4.54%) Replication
8 27 (3.23%) Computer Science
9 17 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
10 14 (1.67%) Visualisation
11 12 (1.43%) Reference Data
12 8 (0.96%) Mathematics
12 8 (0.96%) Algorithms
13 7 (0.84%) Oracle Exalytics
13 7 (0.84%) Private Cloud
13 7 (0.84%) NHS
13 7 (0.84%) Clustering
14 6 (0.72%) Enterprise Storage
14 6 (0.72%) Hybrid Cloud
14 6 (0.72%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 48 (5.73%) Linux
2 34 (4.06%) Windows
3 11 (1.31%) Windows XP
4 10 (1.19%) UNIX
5 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.12%) CentOS
6 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.12%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 402 (48.03%) Data Modelling
2 382 (45.64%) ETL
3 376 (44.92%) Business Intelligence
4 363 (43.37%) Data Architecture
5 235 (28.08%) Data Management
6 213 (25.45%) Analytics
7 179 (21.39%) Migration
8 158 (18.88%) Logical Data Model
9 150 (17.92%) Data Migration
10 122 (14.58%) Data Governance
11 121 (14.46%) TOGAF
12 103 (12.31%) Master Data Management
13 100 (11.95%) Technical Architecture
14 95 (11.35%) Information Architecture
14 95 (11.35%) Information Management
15 92 (10.99%) Physical Data Model
16 91 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
17 88 (10.51%) Data Analysis
18 81 (9.68%) Enterprise Architecture
19 77 (9.20%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 283 (33.81%) SQL
2 98 (11.71%) Java
3 68 (8.12%) R
4 53 (6.33%) Python
5 46 (5.50%) T-SQL
6 35 (4.18%) C++
7 34 (4.06%) PHP
8 31 (3.70%) Perl
9 23 (2.75%) C#
10 22 (2.63%) PL/SQL
11 17 (2.03%) Scala
12 16 (1.91%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 15 (1.79%) C
14 12 (1.43%) VBA
15 8 (0.96%) JavaScript
16 6 (0.72%) VB
16 6 (0.72%) MATLAB
17 5 (0.60%) VB6
18 4 (0.48%) Ruby
18 4 (0.48%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 90 (10.75%) Degree
2 6 (0.72%) NVQ Level 3
3 5 (0.60%) PhD
4 4 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (0.48%) MCSE
4 4 (0.48%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.36%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (0.36%) PMP
5 3 (0.36%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.36%) CISA
5 3 (0.36%) CISM
5 3 (0.36%) ISEB
5 3 (0.36%) CISSP
6 2 (0.24%) CCNP
6 2 (0.24%) CCNA
6 2 (0.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.12%) LPIC
7 1 (0.12%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (8.72%) Data Quality
2 50 (5.97%) QA
3 9 (1.08%) Solvency II
3 9 (1.08%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.72%) SLA
5 3 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.24%) COBIT
7 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 29 (3.46%) Apache Flume
2 21 (2.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (1.67%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.84%) vSphere
5 6 (0.72%) HDFS
6 3 (0.36%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.24%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.12%) Xen
8 1 (0.12%) KVM
8 1 (0.12%) Docker
8 1 (0.12%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 50 (5.97%) Opscode Chef
2 24 (2.87%) Puppet
3 16 (1.91%) Ansible
4 10 (1.19%) Oozie
5 7 (0.84%) EMC NetWorker
5 7 (0.84%) SCCM
6 6 (0.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 6 (0.72%) SnapMirror
6 6 (0.72%) SnapVault
6 6 (0.72%) NetBackup
7 4 (0.48%) Oracle EDQ
8 3 (0.36%) MOM
9 1 (0.12%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 259 (30.94%) Oracle
2 122 (14.58%) Informatica
3 117 (13.98%) Microsoft
4 97 (11.59%) Teradata
5 89 (10.63%) Cognos
6 70 (8.36%) SAP
6 70 (8.36%) Tableau
7 68 (8.12%) IBM
8 66 (7.89%) Talend
9 59 (7.05%) Netezza
10 58 (6.93%) Business Objects
11 43 (5.14%) MicroStrategy
12 40 (4.78%) Ab Initio
13 31 (3.70%) VMware
13 31 (3.70%) Greenplum
13 31 (3.70%) Vertica
14 28 (3.35%) NetApp
15 22 (2.63%) Cloudera
16 20 (2.39%) HP
17 17 (2.03%) Trillium
Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Salary DOE
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £575 - £675 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
IBM
Posted: Yesterday
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £60k - 65k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Stratospherec
Salary: From £70,000 to £95,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits and bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
London
Network Rail
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £85000 - £87000 per annum + Excellent Benefits, Bonus and Car
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, pension, health
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Salt
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Freshtechit
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car + bonus + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: £65,000 - £90,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - £60k plus performance bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago