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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Architect
Rank 521 548 604
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +56
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Architect 409 400 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.34% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.36% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 345 308 206
Average salary £75,000 £69,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.30% +15.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £57,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+17.39% +21.05%

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
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
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 £27,000 £27,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +28 389 £75,000 +11.11% 61
London +43 239 £80,000 +8.47% 36
South East +8 61 £70,000 +20.68% 12
City of London +41 49 £80,000 +6.66% 12
South West +7 21 £57,500 -9.44% 4
East of England +17 19 £70,000 -3.44% 2
Yorkshire +12 17 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Hampshire +8 16 £47,000 +4.44%
Berkshire +1 16 £72,500 +45.00% 3
West Yorkshire +25 15 £62,000 +24.00% 1
Scotland +23 15 £57,500 -39.47% 2
North West -24 14 £54,000 +8.00% 3
Leeds +23 12 £64,750 - 1
Docklands, London +4 12 £82,500 +26.92%
Manchester +3 12 £54,500 -0.90% 2
Buckinghamshire - 12 £57,000 - 2
Edinburgh +21 11 £57,500 -39.47%
Reading -16 11 £73,750 +47.50% 2
Gloucestershire - 10 £57,500 - 1
Milton Keynes - 9 £56,000 - 2
Surrey +19 7 £80,000 -5.88%
Gloucester - 7 £40,000 - 1
East Sussex +8 6 £82,500 +0.91% 1
Southampton +6 6 £46,500 -15.45%
West Sussex +2 6 £62,500 -13.79% 2
Bedfordshire - 6 £77,500 -
Suffolk +12 5 £70,000 +47.36%
West Midlands -12 5 £40,000 -28.88% 1
Brighton +14 4 £82,500 +0.91%
Glasgow +5 4 £57,500 +59.72% 2

Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 362 (45.76%) Data Modelling
2 339 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
3 329 (41.59%) ETL
4 323 (40.83%) Data Architecture
5 309 (39.06%) Business Intelligence
6 294 (37.17%) Big Data
7 284 (35.90%) SQL
8 267 (33.75%) Finance
9 222 (28.07%) Oracle
10 219 (27.69%) Hadoop
11 200 (25.28%) Analytics
12 199 (25.16%) Data Management
13 137 (17.32%) Analytical Skills
14 136 (17.19%) Migration
15 133 (16.81%) Logical Data Model
16 130 (16.43%) SQL Server
17 113 (14.29%) Data Migration
18 110 (13.91%) Data Integration
19 109 (13.78%) Data Governance
20 103 (13.02%) Java
21 102 (12.90%) NoSQL
22 98 (12.39%) TOGAF
23 95 (12.01%) Microsoft
24 91 (11.50%) Relational Database
25 89 (11.25%) Banking
25 89 (11.25%) Technical Architecture
26 88 (11.13%) Information Management
26 88 (11.13%) Informatica
27 86 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
27 86 (10.87%) Master Data Management

Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 66 (8.34%) SAS
2 55 (6.95%) Apache Pig
3 28 (3.54%) Apache
4 23 (2.91%) Apache Spark
5 14 (1.77%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (1.14%) Tomcat
6 9 (1.14%) Node.js
7 7 (0.88%) Apache Solr
8 5 (0.63%) SharePoint
8 5 (0.63%) Oracle Coherence
9 4 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.38%) GemFire
10 3 (0.38%) nginx
11 2 (0.25%) NetWeaver
11 2 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.25%) IIS
11 2 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.13%) FileNet
12 1 (0.13%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 69 (8.72%) MS Excel
2 34 (4.30%) SPSS
3 20 (2.53%) MS Visio
4 19 (2.40%) MS Office
4 19 (2.40%) PowerPivot
5 3 (0.38%) MS Project
5 3 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.38%) Oracle FAH
2 3 (0.38%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.38%) Cognos Planning
3 2 (0.25%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.25%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 53 (6.70%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
3 21 (2.65%) Amazon EC2
4 20 (2.53%) Amazon EMR
5 16 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (0.76%) IaaS
7 4 (0.51%) SaaS
7 4 (0.51%) PaaS
8 3 (0.38%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.25%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.13%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.26%) Cisco Nexus
1 10 (1.26%) Internet
2 4 (0.51%) Firewall
3 3 (0.38%) SAN
4 2 (0.25%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (0.25%) NAS
4 2 (0.25%) MPLS
4 2 (0.25%) DMZ
4 2 (0.25%) DNS
4 2 (0.25%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.13%) HTTP
5 1 (0.13%) VPN
5 1 (0.13%) SNA
5 1 (0.13%) Intranet
5 1 (0.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 339 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 294 (37.17%) Big Data
3 219 (27.69%) Hadoop
4 130 (16.43%) SQL Server
5 102 (12.90%) NoSQL
6 91 (11.50%) Relational Database
7 82 (10.37%) Apache Hive
8 80 (10.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 73 (9.23%) RDBMS
10 64 (8.09%) Oracle Database
11 62 (7.84%) Apache Cassandra
11 62 (7.84%) DB2
12 61 (7.71%) Data Mining
13 60 (7.59%) MongoDB
14 55 (6.95%) Oracle ODI
15 49 (6.19%) HBase
16 47 (5.94%) QlikView
17 44 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 39 (4.93%) Data Mart
19 35 (4.42%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 82 (10.37%) ERwin
2 49 (6.19%) Talend Open Studio
3 29 (3.67%) Toad
4 12 (1.52%) PowerDesigner
5 5 (0.63%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (0.38%) LoadUI
6 3 (0.38%) SoapUI
6 3 (0.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (0.38%) Selenium
7 1 (0.13%) Rational Rose
7 1 (0.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 267 (33.75%) Finance
2 89 (11.25%) Banking
3 53 (6.70%) Retail
3 53 (6.70%) Telecoms
4 25 (3.16%) Investment Banking
5 17 (2.15%) Billing
6 15 (1.90%) Marketing
7 14 (1.77%) Publishing
8 11 (1.39%) Legal
9 9 (1.14%) Financial Institution
10 7 (0.88%) Front Office
10 7 (0.88%) Law
11 6 (0.76%) Games
11 6 (0.76%) iGaming
12 5 (0.63%) Back Office
12 5 (0.63%) Local Government
13 4 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.51%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.38%) Electronics
15 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (6.70%) Web Services
2 39 (4.93%) XML
3 34 (4.30%) .NET
4 27 (3.41%) Middleware
5 21 (2.65%) HTML
5 21 (2.65%) XBRL
6 19 (2.40%) JMS
7 18 (2.28%) MLlib
8 15 (1.90%) WS-I
9 13 (1.64%) Kafka
10 12 (1.52%) JDBC
11 10 (1.26%) .NET Framework
11 10 (1.26%) CSS
12 9 (1.14%) ODBC
12 9 (1.14%) Servlets
12 9 (1.14%) ADO.NET
12 9 (1.14%) MDX
12 9 (1.14%) WCF
13 8 (1.01%) Backbone.js
13 8 (1.01%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 137 (17.32%) Analytical Skills
2 110 (13.91%) Data Integration
3 71 (8.98%) Management Information System
4 56 (7.08%) Data Structures
5 41 (5.18%) Replication
6 31 (3.92%) Open Source
7 24 (3.03%) Computer Science
8 23 (2.91%) Taxonomies
9 17 (2.15%) Reference Data
10 16 (2.02%) Visualisation
11 10 (1.26%) NHS
11 10 (1.26%) Clustering
11 10 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (0.88%) Social Media
12 7 (0.88%) Credit Risk
13 6 (0.76%) Oracle Exalytics
13 6 (0.76%) Algorithms
13 6 (0.76%) Performance Metrics
14 5 (0.63%) Private Cloud
14 5 (0.63%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 45 (5.69%) Linux
2 34 (4.30%) Windows
3 21 (2.65%) UNIX
4 12 (1.52%) Windows XP
5 4 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.13%) AIX
7 1 (0.13%) CentOS
7 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 362 (45.76%) Data Modelling
2 329 (41.59%) ETL
3 323 (40.83%) Data Architecture
4 309 (39.06%) Business Intelligence
5 200 (25.28%) Analytics
6 199 (25.16%) Data Management
7 136 (17.19%) Migration
8 133 (16.81%) Logical Data Model
9 113 (14.29%) Data Migration
10 109 (13.78%) Data Governance
11 98 (12.39%) TOGAF
12 89 (11.25%) Technical Architecture
13 88 (11.13%) Information Management
14 86 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
14 86 (10.87%) Master Data Management
15 80 (10.11%) Information Architecture
16 79 (9.99%) Physical Data Model
17 78 (9.86%) Enterprise Architecture
18 73 (9.23%) Data Analysis
19 64 (8.09%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 284 (35.90%) SQL
2 103 (13.02%) Java
3 51 (6.45%) R
4 50 (6.32%) C++
5 42 (5.31%) Python
6 38 (4.80%) T-SQL
7 37 (4.68%) C#
8 30 (3.79%) PHP
9 28 (3.54%) PL/SQL
10 23 (2.91%) Perl
11 20 (2.53%) VBA
12 17 (2.15%) Scala
13 14 (1.77%) C
13 14 (1.77%) JavaScript
14 9 (1.14%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 5 (0.63%) VB
15 5 (0.63%) VB6
15 5 (0.63%) MATLAB
15 5 (0.63%) Ruby
16 3 (0.38%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 80 (10.11%) Degree
2 16 (2.02%) NVQ Level 3
3 5 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (0.63%) PhD
4 4 (0.51%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.51%) MCSE
4 4 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.38%) ISEB
5 3 (0.38%) CISSP
5 3 (0.38%) PMP
5 3 (0.38%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.38%) CISA
5 3 (0.38%) CISM
6 2 (0.25%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (0.25%) CCNP
6 2 (0.25%) CCNA
7 1 (0.13%) CCDA
7 1 (0.13%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (7.21%) Data Quality
2 40 (5.06%) QA
3 11 (1.39%) Solvency II
4 9 (1.14%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.76%) SLA
6 4 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 24 (3.03%) Apache Flume
2 19 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (1.77%) Hyper-V
4 11 (1.39%) HDFS
5 7 (0.88%) vSphere
6 3 (0.38%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.25%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.13%) KVM
8 1 (0.13%) GPFS
8 1 (0.13%) Docker
8 1 (0.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 32 (4.05%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (1.90%) Puppet
3 14 (1.77%) Oozie
4 11 (1.39%) SCCM
5 7 (0.88%) Ansible
6 4 (0.51%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (0.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (0.51%) NetBackup
6 4 (0.51%) Oracle EDQ
7 3 (0.38%) MOM
8 2 (0.25%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 222 (28.07%) Oracle
2 95 (12.01%) Microsoft
3 88 (11.13%) Informatica
4 82 (10.37%) Teradata
5 67 (8.47%) IBM
6 66 (8.34%) SAP
7 64 (8.09%) Cognos
8 49 (6.19%) Talend
9 48 (6.07%) Tableau
10 40 (5.06%) Business Objects
11 38 (4.80%) Netezza
12 31 (3.92%) MicroStrategy
13 29 (3.67%) VMware
14 28 (3.54%) Ab Initio
15 26 (3.29%) NetApp
16 22 (2.78%) Greenplum
16 22 (2.78%) Cloudera
16 22 (2.78%) Vertica
17 21 (2.65%) HP
18 19 (2.40%) Trillium
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Sussex
Highams Recruitment
Salary: exc. benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Middlesex
Tria Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £70k + Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £100,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hayes, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60k - £100k plus attractive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45000-£70000 + excellent bonus package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - £60k plus performance bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Up to £65k per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + BONUS AND PENSION
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £excellent + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Montash
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Gold Group
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago