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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Architect
Rank 521 573 581
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Architect 425 385 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.32% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.34% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 345 300 248
Average salary £75,000 £67,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,750 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,625 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £61,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+9.31% +2.91%

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
104967 112334 104688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.60% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85785 91103 87039
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 £38,000
% 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 27 April 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 April 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 +44 400 £75,000 +11.11% 53
London +35 222 £80,000 +14.28% 33
South East +32 74 £75,000 +42.85% 8
City of London +18 41 £85,000 +9.67% 7
South West +2 30 £70,000 +10.23% 1
East of England +28 22 £75,000 +3.44% 2
Yorkshire +26 22 £52,750 +5.50% 2
Hampshire +4 22 £62,500 +38.88% 2
West Yorkshire +10 20 £52,750 +5.50% 2
Scotland +25 19 £57,500 -39.47%
Leeds +22 17 £53,000 -37.64% 1
Docklands, London +8 17 £69,500 +6.92%
Surrey +22 15 £77,500 -16.21%
Edinburgh +19 15 £61,250 -35.52%
Berkshire -9 14 £75,000 +50.00% 1
Buckinghamshire - 13 £57,000 - 1
West Midlands -12 12 £75,000 +36.36% 3
Reading -3 11 £75,000 +50.00% 1
Manchester -10 11 £54,500 -0.90% 3
North West -26 11 £54,500 -0.90% 4
Southampton 0 10 £47,500 -13.63% 2
East Sussex -6 10 £81,250 - 1
Gloucestershire -7 10 £57,500 +16.16% 1
Somerset - 9 £70,000 -
Taunton - 9 £70,000 -
Milton Keynes - 9 £55,000 - 1
Brighton -2 8 £78,750 - 1
Birmingham -4 8 £67,500 +68.75% 1
Bournemouth - 8 £75,000 -
Bedfordshire - 8 £77,500 -

Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 370 (45.29%) Data Modelling
2 333 (40.76%) Data Warehouse
3 319 (39.05%) Data Architecture
4 315 (38.56%) ETL
5 291 (35.62%) Business Intelligence
6 284 (34.76%) Big Data
7 283 (34.64%) SQL
8 269 (32.93%) Finance
9 214 (26.19%) Oracle
10 210 (25.70%) Hadoop
11 196 (23.99%) Data Management
12 194 (23.75%) Analytics
13 143 (17.50%) SQL Server
14 137 (16.77%) Data Integration
15 131 (16.03%) Analytical Skills
16 122 (14.93%) Logical Data Model
17 119 (14.57%) Migration
18 109 (13.34%) Java
18 109 (13.34%) Data Governance
19 106 (12.97%) Microsoft
20 97 (11.87%) Data Migration
21 95 (11.63%) Information Management
22 94 (11.51%) TOGAF
23 93 (11.38%) Banking
24 88 (10.77%) Degree
25 87 (10.65%) NoSQL
25 87 (10.65%) Master Data Management
26 85 (10.40%) Relational Database
26 85 (10.40%) Agile Software Development
27 84 (10.28%) Technical Architecture

Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 60 (7.34%) SAS
2 48 (5.88%) Apache Pig
3 22 (2.69%) Apache
4 20 (2.45%) Apache Spark
5 11 (1.35%) Tomcat
6 9 (1.10%) SharePoint
6 9 (1.10%) Node.js
7 5 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (0.49%) Documentum
8 4 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (0.49%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.37%) Oracle Coherence
9 3 (0.37%) nginx
9 3 (0.37%) GemFire
10 2 (0.24%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.24%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.12%) Confluence
11 1 (0.12%) IIS
Applications
1 66 (8.08%) MS Excel
2 30 (3.67%) SPSS
3 20 (2.45%) MS Visio
4 19 (2.33%) MS Office
5 18 (2.20%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.24%) MS Project
7 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.37%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.37%) Cognos Planning
2 3 (0.37%) Oracle FAH
3 2 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.12%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.12%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 44 (5.39%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (1.71%) Amazon EC2
3 14 (1.71%) Amazon EMR
4 7 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.49%) SaaS
6 3 (0.37%) PaaS
6 3 (0.37%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.24%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.24%) IaaS
8 1 (0.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.12%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.35%) Internet
1 11 (1.35%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (0.61%) Firewall
3 3 (0.37%) MPLS
3 3 (0.37%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (0.24%) HTTP
4 2 (0.24%) SAN
5 1 (0.12%) DMZ
5 1 (0.12%) VPN
5 1 (0.12%) DNS
5 1 (0.12%) Network Security
5 1 (0.12%) NAS
5 1 (0.12%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 333 (40.76%) Data Warehouse
2 284 (34.76%) Big Data
3 210 (25.70%) Hadoop
4 143 (17.50%) SQL Server
5 87 (10.65%) NoSQL
6 85 (10.40%) Relational Database
7 72 (8.81%) Apache Hive
8 71 (8.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 64 (7.83%) Oracle Database
9 64 (7.83%) RDBMS
10 61 (7.47%) Data Mining
11 49 (6.00%) Oracle ODI
12 47 (5.75%) DB2
12 47 (5.75%) MongoDB
13 43 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
14 42 (5.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 41 (5.02%) QlikView
16 40 (4.90%) HBase
17 36 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 36 (4.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 71 (8.69%) ERwin
2 39 (4.77%) Talend Open Studio
3 30 (3.67%) Toad
4 8 (0.98%) PowerDesigner
5 5 (0.61%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.24%) Selenium
6 2 (0.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.24%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.24%) LoadUI
7 1 (0.12%) Rational Rose
7 1 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 269 (32.93%) Finance
2 93 (11.38%) Banking
3 51 (6.24%) Telecoms
4 48 (5.88%) Retail
5 28 (3.43%) Investment Banking
6 17 (2.08%) Billing
7 14 (1.71%) Publishing
7 14 (1.71%) Financial Institution
7 14 (1.71%) Marketing
8 10 (1.22%) Games
8 10 (1.22%) Legal
9 7 (0.86%) Back Office
10 6 (0.73%) Front Office
10 6 (0.73%) Law
10 6 (0.73%) iGaming
11 5 (0.61%) Local Government
12 4 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.37%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.24%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.24%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (5.39%) Web Services
2 42 (5.14%) XML
3 36 (4.41%) .NET
4 27 (3.30%) Middleware
5 23 (2.82%) HTML
6 14 (1.71%) JDBC
7 13 (1.59%) XBRL
8 11 (1.35%) ODBC
8 11 (1.35%) Servlets
8 11 (1.35%) ADO.NET
8 11 (1.35%) WCF
9 10 (1.22%) CSS
9 10 (1.22%) JMS
10 9 (1.10%) Kafka
10 9 (1.10%) .NET Framework
11 8 (0.98%) Ember.js
11 8 (0.98%) AngularJS
11 8 (0.98%) SOAP
11 8 (0.98%) Backbone.js
11 8 (0.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 137 (16.77%) Data Integration
2 131 (16.03%) Analytical Skills
3 59 (7.22%) Data Structures
4 58 (7.10%) Management Information System
5 39 (4.77%) Replication
6 32 (3.92%) Computer Science
7 27 (3.30%) Reference Data
7 27 (3.30%) Open Source
8 20 (2.45%) Visualisation
9 16 (1.96%) Clustering
10 15 (1.84%) Taxonomies
11 14 (1.71%) Algorithms
12 11 (1.35%) Performance Metrics
13 10 (1.22%) Social Media
14 9 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
15 8 (0.98%) NHS
16 7 (0.86%) Derivative
16 7 (0.86%) Credit Risk
17 6 (0.73%) Mathematics
18 5 (0.61%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 38 (4.65%) Linux
2 29 (3.55%) Windows
3 20 (2.45%) UNIX
4 13 (1.59%) Windows XP
5 4 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.12%) CentOS
6 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 370 (45.29%) Data Modelling
2 319 (39.05%) Data Architecture
3 315 (38.56%) ETL
4 291 (35.62%) Business Intelligence
5 196 (23.99%) Data Management
6 194 (23.75%) Analytics
7 122 (14.93%) Logical Data Model
8 119 (14.57%) Migration
9 109 (13.34%) Data Governance
10 97 (11.87%) Data Migration
11 95 (11.63%) Information Management
12 94 (11.51%) TOGAF
13 87 (10.65%) Master Data Management
14 85 (10.40%) Agile Software Development
15 84 (10.28%) Technical Architecture
16 81 (9.91%) Enterprise Architecture
17 73 (8.94%) Information Architecture
17 73 (8.94%) Physical Data Model
18 70 (8.57%) Data Analysis
19 64 (7.83%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 283 (34.64%) SQL
2 109 (13.34%) Java
3 56 (6.85%) C++
4 43 (5.26%) R
5 42 (5.14%) C#
6 40 (4.90%) T-SQL
7 39 (4.77%) Python
8 26 (3.18%) PL/SQL
9 24 (2.94%) PHP
10 19 (2.33%) VBA
11 18 (2.20%) C
12 16 (1.96%) Perl
13 15 (1.84%) Scala
14 14 (1.71%) JavaScript
15 8 (0.98%) ABAP
16 5 (0.61%) VB
16 5 (0.61%) MATLAB
16 5 (0.61%) VB6
16 5 (0.61%) Ruby
17 4 (0.49%) XPath
Qualifications
1 88 (10.77%) Degree
2 16 (1.96%) NVQ Level 3
3 7 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (0.61%) PhD
5 4 (0.49%) MCSE
5 4 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.49%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.37%) ISEB
6 3 (0.37%) CISSP
6 3 (0.37%) CISA
6 3 (0.37%) CISM
7 2 (0.24%) PMP
7 2 (0.24%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.24%) CCNP
7 2 (0.24%) CCNA
7 2 (0.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.12%) LPIC
8 1 (0.12%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.12%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (6.00%) Data Quality
2 34 (4.16%) QA
3 15 (1.84%) Solvency II
4 9 (1.10%) ISO 9001
4 9 (1.10%) SLA
4 9 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.12%) COBIT
System Software
1 19 (2.33%) Apache Flume
2 16 (1.96%) HDFS
3 15 (1.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (1.71%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.86%) vSphere
6 2 (0.24%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.12%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.12%) Xen
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.12%) GPFS
7 1 (0.12%) KVM
7 1 (0.12%) Docker
Systems Management
1 24 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (1.59%) Puppet
3 11 (1.35%) SCCM
4 9 (1.10%) Oozie
5 6 (0.73%) Oracle EDQ
6 3 (0.37%) MOM
7 2 (0.24%) ITRS Geneos
7 2 (0.24%) Ansible
Vendors
1 214 (26.19%) Oracle
2 106 (12.97%) Microsoft
3 74 (9.06%) SAP
4 72 (8.81%) IBM
5 65 (7.96%) Informatica
6 62 (7.59%) Teradata
7 59 (7.22%) Cognos
8 39 (4.77%) Talend
9 34 (4.16%) Tableau
9 34 (4.16%) Business Objects
10 24 (2.94%) VMware
11 22 (2.69%) Netezza
11 22 (2.69%) Cloudera
11 22 (2.69%) MicroStrategy
11 22 (2.69%) NetApp
12 21 (2.57%) HP
13 19 (2.33%) Trillium
14 17 (2.08%) Greenplum
14 17 (2.08%) Vertica
15 15 (1.84%) Ab Initio
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 60,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
South East London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £90000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £75000 - £90000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Harnham
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus and benefits scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £75000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60-90k + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45000-70000 + excellent bonus package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL (Incite Solutions Ltd)
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 to £100,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50 - £70k plus competitive package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £85,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago