The table below looks at the statistics for the Database Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Database Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Architect
Rank 885 900 869
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Architect 12 32 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.026% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.028% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 30
Average salary £71,250 £53,000 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.43% -16.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.38%

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
102195 114720 103098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 83974 94226 85780
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,954 £27,186 £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%

Database Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Database Architect in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Database Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Database Architect
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Database Architect within the UK.

Database Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Database Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Database Architect over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 within the UK.

Database Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Database Architect
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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
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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 +27 12 £71,250 +34.43%
London +39 10 £73,750 +25.53%
Docklands, London - 2 £69,500 -
East of England +16 1 £70,000 +65.68%
South East +10 1 £55,000 +3.77%
Hampshire +4 1 £55,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £70,000 -
Ipswich - 1 £70,000 -

Database Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Database 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 Database Architect in their job title.

1 28 (68.29%) SQL
2 19 (46.34%) Oracle
2 19 (46.34%) SQL Server
3 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
3 17 (41.46%) Oracle Database
4 14 (34.15%) C#
5 12 (29.27%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (29.27%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (26.83%) Finance
7 10 (24.39%) Windows
7 10 (24.39%) Web Services
7 10 (24.39%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (21.95%) Data Governance
8 9 (21.95%) Data Modelling
9 8 (19.51%) Oracle Reports
9 8 (19.51%) T-SQL
9 8 (19.51%) .NET
9 8 (19.51%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (19.51%) Replication
9 8 (19.51%) Data Management
9 8 (19.51%) Oracle ODI
9 8 (19.51%) Mentoring
10 7 (17.07%) Cognos Report Studio
10 7 (17.07%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 7 (17.07%) Clustering
10 7 (17.07%) Online Games
10 7 (17.07%) Load Balancing
10 7 (17.07%) NoSQL
10 7 (17.07%) Oracle Exadata
10 7 (17.07%) Continuous Improvement

Database Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Database 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 Database Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) NAS
1 2 (4.88%) SAN
1 2 (4.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (46.34%) SQL Server
2 17 (41.46%) Oracle Database
3 12 (29.27%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (24.39%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (19.51%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (19.51%) Oracle ODI
6 7 (17.07%) Cognos Report Studio
6 7 (17.07%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 7 (17.07%) NoSQL
6 7 (17.07%) Oracle Exadata
6 7 (17.07%) Data Mining
7 6 (14.63%) MongoDB
7 6 (14.63%) Big Data
8 5 (12.20%) Relational Database
9 3 (7.32%) MySQL
9 3 (7.32%) Hadoop
9 3 (7.32%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (2.44%) DB2
11 1 (2.44%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Toad
2 2 (4.88%) ERwin
General
1 11 (26.83%) Finance
2 7 (17.07%) Games
3 4 (9.76%) Retail
4 1 (2.44%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (24.39%) Web Services
2 8 (19.51%) .NET
3 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET
4 6 (14.63%) XML
5 4 (9.76%) HTML
6 3 (7.32%) CSS
6 3 (7.32%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (4.88%) Middleware
8 1 (2.44%) Ajax
8 1 (2.44%) HTML5
8 1 (2.44%) REST
8 1 (2.44%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Replication
2 7 (17.07%) Clustering
2 7 (17.07%) Online Games
3 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.44%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.44%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) Windows
2 7 (17.07%) Windows XP
3 3 (7.32%) UNIX
3 3 (7.32%) Linux
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (4.88%) Solaris
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (21.95%) Data Governance
2 9 (21.95%) Data Modelling
3 8 (19.51%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (19.51%) Data Management
3 8 (19.51%) Mentoring
4 7 (17.07%) Load Balancing
4 7 (17.07%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (17.07%) OO
4 7 (17.07%) ETL
4 7 (17.07%) MVC
5 6 (14.63%) Validation
5 6 (14.63%) E-Commerce
6 5 (12.20%) Data Architecture
7 3 (7.32%) CRM
7 3 (7.32%) Migration
7 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (4.88%) Analytics
8 2 (4.88%) TOGAF
8 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (68.29%) SQL
2 14 (34.15%) C#
3 8 (19.51%) T-SQL
4 3 (7.32%) PHP
4 3 (7.32%) PL/SQL
4 3 (7.32%) Python
4 3 (7.32%) Ruby
5 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Data Guard
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 19 (46.34%) Oracle
2 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
3 7 (17.07%) Cognos
4 2 (4.88%) Fujitsu
4 2 (4.88%) VMware
5 1 (2.44%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.44%) IBM