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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Architect
Rank 542 612 561
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -51
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Architect 369 295 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.28% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.29% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 303 223 281
Average salary £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,400 £45,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £100,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
101167 100905 102697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.80% 94.47% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 83281 81156 86804
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 £27,500 £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 3 March 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 March 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 +67 347 £75,000 - 57
London +54 211 £80,000 - 23
South East -19 66 £75,000 +9.89% 17
City of London +21 39 £87,500 +9.37% 6
East of England +13 22 £72,500 +7.40% 4
South West -7 18 £70,000 +12.00% 10
Docklands, London - 18 £69,500 -
Scotland +13 17 £65,000 -18.75%
Surrey +8 17 £65,000 -7.14% 2
Oxfordshire +17 15 £75,000 -6.25% 2
Berkshire -4 15 £75,000 -6.25% 2
Hampshire -10 14 £80,000 +77.77% 4
Yorkshire -8 12 £55,000 -26.66% 1
Oxford - 12 £75,000 - 1
Glasgow +22 11 £62,500 +73.61%
Reading -3 11 £75,000 -11.76%
West Yorkshire -11 11 £45,000 -40.00% 1
West Midlands -16 10 £75,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 10 £75,000 - 1
Suffolk - 9 £60,000 - 2
Leeds -1 8 £35,000 -53.33% 1
North West -19 8 £55,000 -
Ipswich - 8 £60,000 - 1
Birmingham - 8 £75,000 -
Manchester +2 7 £57,500 +4.54%
Bournemouth - 7 £75,000 - 2
Dorset - 7 £75,000 - 2
Edinburgh +2 6 £66,250 -17.18%
Brighton -9 6 £75,000 - 1
East Sussex -19 6 £75,000 +15.38% 2

Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 348 (47.03%) Data Modelling
2 332 (44.86%) Data Warehouse
3 285 (38.51%) Data Architecture
4 279 (37.70%) ETL
5 259 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
6 245 (33.11%) SQL
7 244 (32.97%) Finance
8 242 (32.70%) Big Data
9 196 (26.49%) Oracle
10 195 (26.35%) Data Management
11 188 (25.41%) Hadoop
12 182 (24.59%) Analytics
13 158 (21.35%) SQL Server
14 143 (19.32%) Data Integration
15 111 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
16 103 (13.92%) Microsoft
17 101 (13.65%) Java
18 100 (13.51%) Master Data Management
19 95 (12.84%) Data Governance
19 95 (12.84%) Degree
20 94 (12.70%) Banking
21 92 (12.43%) TOGAF
22 91 (12.30%) Information Management
23 86 (11.62%) Logical Data Model
24 85 (11.49%) Information Architecture
25 83 (11.22%) Agile Software Development
26 79 (10.68%) Migration
26 79 (10.68%) Relational Database
27 75 (10.14%) NoSQL
28 70 (9.46%) Enterprise Architecture

Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 55 (7.43%) SAS
2 34 (4.59%) Apache Pig
3 21 (2.84%) Apache Spark
4 15 (2.03%) Tomcat
5 14 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
5 14 (1.89%) Apache
6 12 (1.62%) SharePoint
7 11 (1.49%) Node.js
8 9 (1.22%) Documentum
9 8 (1.08%) Oracle Coherence
10 5 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.27%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.27%) nginx
12 2 (0.27%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.14%) TIBCO EMS
13 1 (0.14%) NetWeaver
13 1 (0.14%) GemFire
Applications
1 66 (8.92%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.43%) MS Visio
2 18 (2.43%) MS Office
3 15 (2.03%) SPSS
4 8 (1.08%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.81%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.41%) SAP MDM
3 3 (0.41%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.14%) Cognos Planning
5 1 (0.14%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle FAH
5 1 (0.14%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.54%) SaaS
2 4 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.41%) Office 365
3 3 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.27%) IaaS
4 2 (0.27%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (0.27%) PaaS
5 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.22%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (0.95%) LAN
2 7 (0.95%) WAN
2 7 (0.95%) Internet
3 2 (0.27%) MPLS
3 2 (0.27%) Firewall
3 2 (0.27%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (0.27%) NAS
3 2 (0.27%) SAN
4 1 (0.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 332 (44.86%) Data Warehouse
2 242 (32.70%) Big Data
3 188 (25.41%) Hadoop
4 158 (21.35%) SQL Server
5 79 (10.68%) Relational Database
6 75 (10.14%) NoSQL
7 65 (8.78%) Apache Hive
7 65 (8.78%) Oracle Database
8 55 (7.43%) RDBMS
9 51 (6.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 50 (6.76%) Data Mining
11 45 (6.08%) Oracle ODI
12 41 (5.54%) MongoDB
12 41 (5.54%) HBase
13 40 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 40 (5.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 39 (5.27%) QlikView
15 35 (4.73%) MySQL
16 34 (4.59%) DB2
17 30 (4.05%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 48 (6.49%) ERwin
2 30 (4.05%) Talend Open Studio
3 24 (3.24%) Toad
4 5 (0.68%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (0.54%) Maven
5 4 (0.54%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.27%) PowerDesigner
8 1 (0.14%) MagicDraw
8 1 (0.14%) Selenium
8 1 (0.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.14%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.14%) LLBLGen Pro
8 1 (0.14%) LoadUI
General
1 244 (32.97%) Finance
2 94 (12.70%) Banking
3 39 (5.27%) Telecoms
4 38 (5.14%) Investment Banking
5 35 (4.73%) Retail
6 16 (2.16%) Billing
7 15 (2.03%) Marketing
8 14 (1.89%) Games
9 12 (1.62%) Financial Institution
10 10 (1.35%) Publishing
11 8 (1.08%) Legal
11 8 (1.08%) Front Office
12 6 (0.81%) Back Office
12 6 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.81%) iGaming
13 3 (0.41%) Law
13 3 (0.41%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.41%) Local Government
14 2 (0.27%) Electronics
15 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (6.76%) XML
2 38 (5.14%) .NET
3 35 (4.73%) Web Services
4 27 (3.65%) HTML
5 21 (2.84%) Middleware
6 17 (2.30%) ODBC
7 15 (2.03%) JDBC
7 15 (2.03%) Servlets
8 14 (1.89%) ADO.NET
8 14 (1.89%) WCF
9 12 (1.62%) SOAP
10 10 (1.35%) CSS
10 10 (1.35%) CGI
10 10 (1.35%) Backbone.js
10 10 (1.35%) Ember.js
10 10 (1.35%) AngularJS
10 10 (1.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (1.35%) XBRL
10 10 (1.35%) .NET Framework
11 9 (1.22%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 143 (19.32%) Data Integration
2 111 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 46 (6.22%) Data Structures
4 40 (5.41%) Computer Science
5 35 (4.73%) Management Information System
6 29 (3.92%) Visualisation
6 29 (3.92%) Reference Data
7 27 (3.65%) Replication
8 17 (2.30%) Taxonomies
8 17 (2.30%) Algorithms
9 15 (2.03%) Open Source
10 13 (1.76%) Clustering
11 12 (1.62%) Social Media
12 10 (1.35%) Performance Metrics
13 8 (1.08%) Ontologies
13 8 (1.08%) Mathematics
14 7 (0.95%) Derivative
15 6 (0.81%) Credit Risk
15 6 (0.81%) Equities
15 6 (0.81%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 45 (6.08%) Linux
2 29 (3.92%) UNIX
2 29 (3.92%) Windows
3 15 (2.03%) Windows XP
4 4 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 348 (47.03%) Data Modelling
2 285 (38.51%) Data Architecture
3 279 (37.70%) ETL
4 259 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
5 195 (26.35%) Data Management
6 182 (24.59%) Analytics
7 100 (13.51%) Master Data Management
8 95 (12.84%) Data Governance
9 92 (12.43%) TOGAF
10 91 (12.30%) Information Management
11 86 (11.62%) Logical Data Model
12 85 (11.49%) Information Architecture
13 83 (11.22%) Agile Software Development
14 79 (10.68%) Migration
15 70 (9.46%) Enterprise Architecture
16 66 (8.92%) Physical Data Model
17 65 (8.78%) Data Migration
18 64 (8.65%) MapReduce
19 60 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
20 52 (7.03%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 245 (33.11%) SQL
2 101 (13.65%) Java
3 58 (7.84%) C++
4 35 (4.73%) C#
5 26 (3.51%) T-SQL
5 26 (3.51%) Python
6 25 (3.38%) PL/SQL
7 19 (2.57%) R
8 16 (2.16%) VBA
9 15 (2.03%) C
9 15 (2.03%) Scala
10 13 (1.76%) JavaScript
11 11 (1.49%) PHP
12 10 (1.35%) ABAP
13 5 (0.68%) VB
13 5 (0.68%) VB6
14 4 (0.54%) Pig Latin
15 3 (0.41%) Ruby
15 3 (0.41%) XPath
15 3 (0.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 95 (12.84%) Degree
2 16 (2.16%) NVQ Level 3
3 7 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (0.81%) ISEB
4 6 (0.81%) VCP4
5 5 (0.68%) PhD
6 4 (0.54%) MCSE
6 4 (0.54%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.41%) CISSP
7 3 (0.41%) CISA
7 3 (0.41%) CISM
8 2 (0.27%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.14%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.14%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.14%) LPIC
9 1 (0.14%) HND
9 1 (0.14%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (5.95%) Data Quality
2 29 (3.92%) QA
3 19 (2.57%) Solvency II
4 9 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.68%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.41%) SLA
6 3 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (3.11%) HDFS
2 22 (2.97%) Apache Flume
3 8 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.95%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.95%) vSphere
4 7 (0.95%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 16 (2.16%) Oozie
2 11 (1.49%) SCCM
3 8 (1.08%) Oracle EDQ
4 7 (0.95%) Ambari
5 5 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.54%) Puppet
7 2 (0.27%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 196 (26.49%) Oracle
2 103 (13.92%) Microsoft
3 65 (8.78%) SAP
4 62 (8.38%) IBM
5 57 (7.70%) Teradata
6 50 (6.76%) Cognos
7 41 (5.54%) Informatica
8 30 (4.05%) Talend
9 20 (2.70%) Tableau
9 20 (2.70%) Netezza
9 20 (2.70%) Cisco
9 20 (2.70%) Business Objects
10 17 (2.30%) HP
10 17 (2.30%) Open Text
10 17 (2.30%) VMware
11 15 (2.03%) NetApp
12 14 (1.89%) Trillium
13 12 (1.62%) Sybase
13 12 (1.62%) Splunk
14 11 (1.49%) Dell
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
set2recruit
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Yorkshire Building Society
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Glue Reply
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harnham
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits for the right person
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £600 - £750 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and benefits scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + car + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + competitive benefit package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + car + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum + Package and Benefits (Depending on
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits / Bonus / Car Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: Market Data
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago