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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Architect
Rank 541 591 581
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Architect 383 323 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.29% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.31% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 320 248 246
Average salary £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%

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
101979 105886 103172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 83486 85576 86253
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 £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 27 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 27 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
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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 +51 357 £75,000 +11.11% 72
London +77 206 £77,750 +11.07% 40
South East -7 65 £75,000 +11.11% 12
City of London +8 34 £87,500 +20.68% 8
South West +1 28 £70,000 +10.23% 7
Scotland +26 20 £59,000 -37.89% 2
East of England +16 19 £70,000 +3.70% 3
Hampshire +1 17 £80,000 +77.77% 4
Surrey +10 16 £70,000 -23.28% 1
Docklands, London +14 15 £69,500 +6.92%
Oxfordshire +20 14 £75,000 +22.95% 1
Yorkshire +4 14 £48,411 -35.45% 6
Edinburgh +14 13 £61,250 -35.52% 1
West Midlands -16 13 £75,000 +7.14%
West Yorkshire 0 12 £48,411 -35.45% 6
Berkshire -5 12 £75,000 -6.25% 1
Cambridgeshire - 12 £71,250 - 1
Oxford +23 11 £75,000 +22.95% 1
Leeds +15 11 £48,411 -39.48% 5
Reading -4 10 £75,000 +42.85% 1
East Sussex -11 10 £75,000 - 1
Birmingham - 10 £75,000 -
Brighton -11 9 £75,000 -
North West -16 9 £53,750 +7.50% 4
Somerset - 9 £70,000 -
Dorset - 9 £75,000 -
Bournemouth - 9 £75,000 -
Taunton - 9 £70,000 -
Manchester -6 8 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Glasgow +17 7 £59,000 +63.88% 1

Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 352 (45.19%) Data Modelling
2 334 (42.88%) Data Warehouse
3 295 (37.87%) Data Architecture
4 292 (37.48%) ETL
5 268 (34.40%) Business Intelligence
6 257 (32.99%) SQL
6 257 (32.99%) Finance
7 251 (32.22%) Big Data
8 201 (25.80%) Oracle
9 200 (25.67%) Data Management
10 191 (24.52%) Hadoop
11 182 (23.36%) Analytics
12 154 (19.77%) SQL Server
13 148 (19.00%) Data Integration
14 118 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
15 108 (13.86%) Logical Data Model
16 104 (13.35%) Java
16 104 (13.35%) Microsoft
17 99 (12.71%) Migration
18 97 (12.45%) Information Management
18 97 (12.45%) Data Governance
18 97 (12.45%) Master Data Management
19 90 (11.55%) Degree
20 89 (11.42%) Banking
21 84 (10.78%) Information Architecture
22 83 (10.65%) TOGAF
22 83 (10.65%) Relational Database
23 82 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
24 81 (10.40%) Data Migration
25 78 (10.01%) Enterprise Architecture

Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 (7.06%) SAS
2 38 (4.88%) Apache Pig
3 21 (2.70%) Apache Spark
4 18 (2.31%) Apache
5 15 (1.93%) Tomcat
6 13 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
7 12 (1.54%) SharePoint
8 11 (1.41%) Node.js
9 9 (1.16%) Documentum
10 5 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (0.39%) Oracle Coherence
12 3 (0.39%) nginx
13 2 (0.26%) Apache Solr
13 2 (0.26%) GemFire
13 2 (0.26%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.13%) Confluence
14 1 (0.13%) TIBCO EMS
14 1 (0.13%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 65 (8.34%) MS Excel
2 19 (2.44%) MS Visio
2 19 (2.44%) SPSS
3 18 (2.31%) MS Office
4 11 (1.41%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.39%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.13%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.13%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle FAH
4 1 (0.13%) Cognos Planning
4 1 (0.13%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.18%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (0.64%) Amazon EMR
3 5 (0.64%) SaaS
3 5 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.39%) PaaS
4 3 (0.39%) Office 365
4 3 (0.39%) IaaS
4 3 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.41%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (1.16%) Internet
3 5 (0.64%) Firewall
4 3 (0.39%) MPLS
4 3 (0.39%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.13%) Network Security
5 1 (0.13%) LAN
5 1 (0.13%) WAN
5 1 (0.13%) HTTP
5 1 (0.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 334 (42.88%) Data Warehouse
2 251 (32.22%) Big Data
3 191 (24.52%) Hadoop
4 154 (19.77%) SQL Server
5 83 (10.65%) Relational Database
6 75 (9.63%) NoSQL
7 67 (8.60%) Apache Hive
8 63 (8.09%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 62 (7.96%) Oracle Database
10 60 (7.70%) Data Mining
11 59 (7.57%) RDBMS
12 46 (5.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 45 (5.78%) Oracle ODI
14 41 (5.26%) MongoDB
14 41 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 36 (4.62%) HBase
16 35 (4.49%) QlikView
16 35 (4.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 34 (4.36%) DB2
18 31 (3.98%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 59 (7.57%) ERwin
2 31 (3.98%) Talend Open Studio
3 25 (3.21%) Toad
4 7 (0.90%) PowerDesigner
5 5 (0.64%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (0.51%) Maven
6 4 (0.51%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.13%) LoadUI
8 1 (0.13%) MagicDraw
8 1 (0.13%) Selenium
8 1 (0.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.13%) SoapUI
General
1 257 (32.99%) Finance
2 89 (11.42%) Banking
3 45 (5.78%) Telecoms
4 43 (5.52%) Retail
5 32 (4.11%) Investment Banking
6 16 (2.05%) Billing
6 16 (2.05%) Marketing
7 13 (1.67%) Publishing
7 13 (1.67%) Games
8 12 (1.54%) Financial Institution
9 9 (1.16%) Legal
10 7 (0.90%) Front Office
11 6 (0.77%) Back Office
11 6 (0.77%) iGaming
12 5 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.51%) Law
14 3 (0.39%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.39%) Local Government
15 2 (0.26%) Electronics
16 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (5.65%) XML
2 38 (4.88%) .NET
3 32 (4.11%) Web Services
4 28 (3.59%) HTML
5 21 (2.70%) Middleware
6 17 (2.18%) ODBC
7 16 (2.05%) JDBC
8 15 (1.93%) Servlets
9 14 (1.80%) ADO.NET
9 14 (1.80%) WCF
10 11 (1.41%) CSS
10 11 (1.41%) SOAP
11 10 (1.28%) XBRL
11 10 (1.28%) Backbone.js
11 10 (1.28%) Ember.js
11 10 (1.28%) AngularJS
11 10 (1.28%) .NET Framework
11 10 (1.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (1.16%) Kafka
12 9 (1.16%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 148 (19.00%) Data Integration
2 118 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (6.93%) Data Structures
4 41 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 35 (4.49%) Computer Science
6 32 (4.11%) Reference Data
7 31 (3.98%) Replication
8 21 (2.70%) Visualisation
9 18 (2.31%) Open Source
10 17 (2.18%) Taxonomies
11 16 (2.05%) Clustering
12 15 (1.93%) Algorithms
13 12 (1.54%) Social Media
14 10 (1.28%) Performance Metrics
15 8 (1.03%) Ontologies
16 7 (0.90%) NHS
16 7 (0.90%) Credit Risk
16 7 (0.90%) Mathematics
17 6 (0.77%) Derivative
18 5 (0.64%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 40 (5.13%) Linux
2 25 (3.21%) UNIX
2 25 (3.21%) Windows
3 11 (1.41%) Windows XP
4 4 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.13%) CentOS
5 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 352 (45.19%) Data Modelling
2 295 (37.87%) Data Architecture
3 292 (37.48%) ETL
4 268 (34.40%) Business Intelligence
5 200 (25.67%) Data Management
6 182 (23.36%) Analytics
7 108 (13.86%) Logical Data Model
8 99 (12.71%) Migration
9 97 (12.45%) Information Management
9 97 (12.45%) Data Governance
9 97 (12.45%) Master Data Management
10 84 (10.78%) Information Architecture
11 83 (10.65%) TOGAF
12 82 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
13 81 (10.40%) Data Migration
14 78 (10.01%) Enterprise Architecture
15 70 (8.99%) Physical Data Model
16 66 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
16 66 (8.47%) Technical Architecture
17 57 (7.32%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 257 (32.99%) SQL
2 104 (13.35%) Java
3 58 (7.45%) C++
4 40 (5.13%) C#
5 34 (4.36%) T-SQL
5 34 (4.36%) Python
6 27 (3.47%) PL/SQL
7 26 (3.34%) R
8 19 (2.44%) C
9 18 (2.31%) VBA
10 16 (2.05%) PHP
10 16 (2.05%) Scala
11 15 (1.93%) JavaScript
12 9 (1.16%) ABAP
13 6 (0.77%) Perl
14 5 (0.64%) VB
14 5 (0.64%) VB6
15 4 (0.51%) Ruby
15 4 (0.51%) XPath
15 4 (0.51%) Pig Latin
Qualifications
1 90 (11.55%) Degree
2 16 (2.05%) NVQ Level 3
3 7 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (0.64%) PhD
4 5 (0.64%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.51%) MCSE
5 4 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.39%) ISEB
6 3 (0.39%) CISSP
6 3 (0.39%) CISA
6 3 (0.39%) CISM
7 2 (0.26%) CCNP
7 2 (0.26%) CCNA
7 2 (0.26%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.13%) LPIC
8 1 (0.13%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.13%) CCDA
8 1 (0.13%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (6.03%) Data Quality
2 31 (3.98%) QA
3 21 (2.70%) Solvency II
4 9 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (0.90%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.64%) SLA
7 3 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (2.44%) HDFS
2 18 (2.31%) Apache Flume
3 13 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (1.54%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.90%) vSphere
6 2 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.13%) Xen
7 1 (0.13%) KVM
7 1 (0.13%) Docker
7 1 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 11 (1.41%) Oozie
1 11 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (1.41%) SCCM
2 10 (1.28%) Oracle EDQ
3 8 (1.03%) Puppet
4 2 (0.26%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.13%) Ambari
5 1 (0.13%) MOM
Vendors
1 201 (25.80%) Oracle
2 104 (13.35%) Microsoft
3 70 (8.99%) IBM
4 64 (8.22%) SAP
5 48 (6.16%) Cognos
5 48 (6.16%) Teradata
6 44 (5.65%) Informatica
7 31 (3.98%) Talend
8 26 (3.34%) Tableau
9 23 (2.95%) Business Objects
10 21 (2.70%) VMware
11 20 (2.57%) NetApp
12 19 (2.44%) HP
13 17 (2.18%) OpenText
14 15 (1.93%) Dell
14 15 (1.93%) Trillium
14 15 (1.93%) Cisco
14 15 (1.93%) Netezza
15 13 (1.67%) EMC
16 12 (1.54%) Splunk
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