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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Architect
Rank 883 889 884
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Architect 52 48 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.045% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.047% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 40 45 44
Average salary £67,500 £68,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.45% -5.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £60,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +36.36%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016 within the UK.

Database Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Database Architect
Top 18 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 10 February 2016. 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 +24 52 £67,500 -1.45% 3
London +14 28 £70,000 -3.44% 2
South East +6 11 £70,000 +16.66%
Yorkshire +15 8 £50,000 +42.85%
Leeds +10 8 £50,000 +42.85%
West Yorkshire +2 8 £50,000 +42.85%
Berkshire -11 6 £72,500 +5.83%
East of England -2 3 £55,000 -21.42% 1
Buckinghamshire -8 3 £47,500 -17.39%
Cambridgeshire - 3 £55,000 - 1
Maidenhead - 3 £80,000 -
Cambridge - 3 £55,000 - 1
Twickenham - 3 £75,000 -
Bracknell +8 2 £72,500 +16.93%
Middlesex - 2 £68,750 -
South West - 2 £67,500 -
City of London +51 1 £66,500 -8.27% 2
Milton Keynes - 1 - -

Database Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 74 (60.66%) SQL
2 73 (59.84%) Business Intelligence
3 72 (59.02%) SQL Server
4 60 (49.18%) Microsoft
5 59 (48.36%) Data Warehouse
6 58 (47.54%) ETL
7 52 (42.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 51 (41.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 50 (40.98%) Analytical Skills
10 49 (40.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 38 (31.15%) Database Tuning
12 37 (30.33%) MS Excel
13 32 (26.23%) Data Modelling
14 30 (24.59%) Linux
15 29 (23.77%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
16 25 (20.49%) SPSS
16 25 (20.49%) Oracle
16 25 (20.49%) Market Research
17 24 (19.67%) Mentoring
18 23 (18.85%) Performance Tuning
18 23 (18.85%) Relational Database
18 23 (18.85%) IBM
19 21 (17.21%) Marketing
20 19 (15.57%) Netezza
20 19 (15.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 19 (15.57%) Shell Script
20 19 (15.57%) Bash Shell
21 18 (14.75%) Finance
21 18 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
21 18 (14.75%) Degree

Database Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 2 (1.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (1.64%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.64%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.82%) Drupal
2 1 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.82%) JBoss
2 1 (0.82%) Node.js
2 1 (0.82%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 37 (30.33%) MS Excel
2 25 (20.49%) SPSS
3 2 (1.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (6.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.64%) DNS
2 1 (0.82%) LAN
2 1 (0.82%) MPLS
2 1 (0.82%) Network Security
2 1 (0.82%) SAN
2 1 (0.82%) VoIP
2 1 (0.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (59.02%) SQL Server
2 59 (48.36%) Data Warehouse
3 52 (42.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 51 (41.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 49 (40.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 29 (23.77%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 23 (18.85%) Relational Database
8 19 (15.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 16 (13.11%) NoSQL
10 14 (11.48%) SQL Server 2014
11 12 (9.84%) SQL Server 2008
11 12 (9.84%) SQL Server 2012
12 11 (9.02%) OLTP
13 10 (8.20%) OLAP
14 7 (5.74%) BusinessObjects
14 7 (5.74%) IBM InfoSphere
14 7 (5.74%) Oracle ODI
14 7 (5.74%) WebFOCUS
15 5 (4.10%) Big Data
16 4 (3.28%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (7.38%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (7.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.82%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 21 (17.21%) Marketing
2 18 (14.75%) Finance
3 12 (9.84%) Retail
4 9 (7.38%) Telecoms
5 8 (6.56%) Electronics
5 8 (6.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.82%) Law
6 1 (0.82%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (13.93%) .NET
2 14 (11.48%) MDX
3 9 (7.38%) .NET Framework
4 6 (4.92%) Middleware
5 2 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 50 (40.98%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.20%) Data Structures
3 6 (4.92%) Clustering
3 6 (4.92%) Replication
4 5 (4.10%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.10%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.10%) Fintech
5 2 (1.64%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.82%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.82%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.82%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (24.59%) Linux
2 5 (4.10%) Windows
3 4 (3.28%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.64%) Unix
5 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.82%) Debian
6 1 (0.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (59.84%) Business Intelligence
2 58 (47.54%) ETL
3 38 (31.15%) Database Tuning
4 32 (26.23%) Data Modelling
5 25 (20.49%) Market Research
6 24 (19.67%) Mentoring
7 23 (18.85%) Performance Tuning
8 18 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (13.11%) SDLC
10 15 (12.30%) Analytics
10 15 (12.30%) Data Protection
10 15 (12.30%) Scrum
10 15 (12.30%) Time Management
11 14 (11.48%) Data Architecture
12 13 (10.66%) Enterprise Architecture
12 13 (10.66%) SOA
13 12 (9.84%) Change Control
13 12 (9.84%) Change Management
13 12 (9.84%) Logical Data Model
13 12 (9.84%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 74 (60.66%) SQL
2 19 (15.57%) Bash Shell
2 19 (15.57%) Shell Script
3 16 (13.11%) C#
4 7 (5.74%) Java
5 6 (4.92%) Scala
6 5 (4.10%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.28%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.64%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 2 (1.64%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.64%) Python
8 2 (1.64%) VBScript
9 1 (0.82%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.82%) Jython
Qualifications
1 18 (14.75%) Degree
2 5 (4.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.46%) MCSE
4 2 (1.64%) MCDBA
4 2 (1.64%) PhD
System Software
1 7 (5.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.92%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.10%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.64%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (1.64%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (0.82%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 60 (49.18%) Microsoft
2 25 (20.49%) Oracle
3 23 (18.85%) IBM
4 19 (15.57%) Netezza
5 8 (6.56%) SAP
6 7 (5.74%) VMware
7 3 (2.46%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.64%) Dell
8 2 (1.64%) HP
9 1 (0.82%) Talend
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
Salary: £38413 - £48869 per annum + plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £63000 - £70000.00 per annum + Full bens
Posted: 21 days ago