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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Architect
Rank 856 869 857
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Architect 22 24 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.023% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.025% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 28
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+27.77% +12.50%

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
100365 96995 104060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.55% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83553 78307 89163
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 £27,500 £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%

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 30 January 2015 within the UK.

Database Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Database Architect
Top 15 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 30 January 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 -6 22 £60,000 +33.33% 4
South East -23 11 £57,500 +64.28%
London +2 8 £69,500 +54.44% 4
Amersham - 7 £57,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 7 £57,500 -
Docklands, London 0 3 £69,500 +54.44%
East of England -15 3 £70,000 +27.27%
East Sussex - 3 £60,000 -
Brighton - 3 £60,000 -
Ipswich - 2 £70,000 -
Suffolk - 2 £70,000 -
Hertfordshire -6 1 £60,000 -35.13%
Kent - 1 £45,000 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £60,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £45,000 -

Database Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 25 (75.76%) SQL
2 18 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 13 (39.39%) C#
3 13 (39.39%) .NET
3 13 (39.39%) SQL Server
4 12 (36.36%) Oracle
5 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 11 (33.33%) Web Services
6 10 (30.30%) Data Modelling
7 9 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (24.24%) XML
8 8 (24.24%) Validation
8 8 (24.24%) MVC
8 8 (24.24%) Oracle Database
8 8 (24.24%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (21.21%) T-SQL
9 7 (21.21%) ETL
10 6 (18.18%) E-Commerce
10 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
11 5 (15.15%) Finance
11 5 (15.15%) Oracle ODI
11 5 (15.15%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
12 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (12.12%) OLTP
12 4 (12.12%) Replication
12 4 (12.12%) TDD
12 4 (12.12%) Data Management
12 4 (12.12%) Windows
13 3 (9.09%) Oracle Reports

Database Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (39.39%) SQL Server
2 9 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (24.24%) Oracle Database
4 5 (15.15%) Oracle ODI
4 5 (15.15%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
5 4 (12.12%) OLTP
6 3 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (9.09%) MySQL
6 3 (9.09%) Cognos Report Studio
6 3 (9.09%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 3 (9.09%) MongoDB
6 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (6.06%) Data Mining
8 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
8 1 (3.03%) ObjectDB
8 1 (3.03%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Toad
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Games
2 3 (9.09%) Advertising
3 1 (3.03%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) .NET
2 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 11 (33.33%) Web Services
3 8 (24.24%) XML
4 3 (9.09%) HTML
4 3 (9.09%) CSS
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (12.12%) Replication
2 3 (9.09%) Online Games
3 2 (6.06%) Clustering
3 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.03%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.03%) Solaris
3 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Data Modelling
2 8 (24.24%) Validation
2 8 (24.24%) MVC
2 8 (24.24%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (21.21%) ETL
4 6 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 4 (12.12%) TDD
5 4 (12.12%) Data Management
6 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 3 (9.09%) Data Governance
6 3 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Load Balancing
7 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.06%) Data Analysis
7 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.06%) Problem Management
7 2 (6.06%) High Availability
7 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 25 (75.76%) SQL
2 13 (39.39%) C#
3 7 (21.21%) T-SQL
4 3 (9.09%) PHP
4 3 (9.09%) Python
4 3 (9.09%) Ruby
5 1 (3.03%) Java
5 1 (3.03%) Perl
5 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.06%) MCSE
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 12 (36.36%) Oracle
3 3 (9.09%) Cognos
4 1 (3.03%) Sybase
4 1 (3.03%) Netezza
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