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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Architect
Rank 879 867 874
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Architect 13 47 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.040% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.042% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 11 29 22
Average salary £72,500 £55,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.81% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £42,750
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £66,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £53,000 £63,750
% change year-on-year
+17.92% -16.86%

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
103461 110803 102664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.34%
Number of salaries quoted 85580 90507 85036
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -2 13 £72,500 +31.81% 4
London +13 9 £76,250 +32.60% 2
Leeds - 3 £62,500 - 1
West Yorkshire - 3 £62,500 - 1
Yorkshire - 3 £62,500 - 1
South East +11 1 - -
Surrey +5 1 - -
Staines - 1 - -

Database Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 20 (60.61%) SQL
2 18 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 17 (51.52%) Oracle
4 16 (48.48%) Oracle Database
5 14 (42.42%) Finance
6 12 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (30.30%) Replication
8 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
9 9 (27.27%) Oracle Exadata
9 9 (27.27%) Windows
9 9 (27.27%) Relational Database
10 8 (24.24%) Data Modelling
10 8 (24.24%) Clustering
11 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (21.21%) Data Governance
11 7 (21.21%) NoSQL
11 7 (21.21%) Data Architecture
11 7 (21.21%) Mentoring
12 6 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (18.18%) Big Data
12 6 (18.18%) Data Management
12 6 (18.18%) ETL
12 6 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (18.18%) C#
13 5 (15.15%) Games
13 5 (15.15%) Migration
13 5 (15.15%) T-SQL
13 5 (15.15%) Toad
13 5 (15.15%) Data Mining

Database Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.03%) SPSS
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) Firewall
2 3 (9.09%) NAS
2 3 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 16 (48.48%) Oracle Database
3 12 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (27.27%) Relational Database
4 9 (27.27%) Oracle Exadata
5 7 (21.21%) NoSQL
5 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (18.18%) Big Data
7 5 (15.15%) Cognos Report Studio
7 5 (15.15%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 5 (15.15%) Oracle ODI
7 5 (15.15%) Data Mining
8 4 (12.12%) Hadoop
8 4 (12.12%) MySQL
8 4 (12.12%) RDBMS
9 3 (9.09%) OLTP
9 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (9.09%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Toad
2 2 (6.06%) ERwin
General
1 14 (42.42%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Games
3 4 (12.12%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (12.12%) Middleware
3 1 (3.03%) Ajax
3 1 (3.03%) HTML5
3 1 (3.03%) REST
3 1 (3.03%) HTML
3 1 (3.03%) .NET
3 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Replication
2 8 (24.24%) Clustering
3 5 (15.15%) Online Games
4 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
4 4 (12.12%) Data Centre
5 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (6.06%) Data Integration
7 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
7 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
7 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Windows
2 5 (15.15%) Windows XP
3 4 (12.12%) Solaris
3 4 (12.12%) Linux
3 4 (12.12%) UNIX
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (24.24%) Data Modelling
3 7 (21.21%) Data Architecture
3 7 (21.21%) Data Governance
3 7 (21.21%) Mentoring
4 6 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (18.18%) ETL
4 6 (18.18%) Data Management
5 5 (15.15%) Migration
5 5 (15.15%) OO
5 5 (15.15%) ETL Development
5 5 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (15.15%) Load Balancing
6 4 (12.12%) Risk Management
6 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (9.09%) TOGAF
7 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 2 (6.06%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 20 (60.61%) SQL
2 6 (18.18%) C#
3 5 (15.15%) T-SQL
4 3 (9.09%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) MCDBA
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (3.03%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) Oracle
2 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.15%) Cognos
4 3 (9.09%) VMware
4 3 (9.09%) Fujitsu
5 1 (3.03%) IBM
5 1 (3.03%) Reuters
5 1 (3.03%) Bloomberg
London
ABRS
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Teddington
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £80k - 90k per year
Posted: 7 days ago