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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Architect
Rank 868 880 852
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Architect 25 27 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.024% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.025% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 17
Average salary £62,500 £57,500 £59,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -3.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £79,000 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -15.38%

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
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 August 2015 within the UK.

Database Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Database Architect
Top 11 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 August 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 +15 25 £62,500 +4.16% 3
London +17 16 £60,000 +2.12% 2
Leeds - 6 £62,500 -
West Yorkshire - 6 £62,500 -
Yorkshire - 6 £62,500 -
South East +15 3 £67,500 +12.50% 1
City of London +22 2 £65,000 -7.14%
Berkshire - 2 £67,500 - 1
Surrey - 1 - -
Reading - 1 £67,500 -
Staines - 1 - -

Database Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (69.44%) SQL Server
2 24 (66.67%) SQL
3 19 (52.78%) Relational Database
4 17 (47.22%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 15 (41.67%) Finance
7 13 (36.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (30.56%) ETL
10 10 (27.78%) Oracle
11 9 (25.00%) MS Excel
11 9 (25.00%) NoSQL
11 9 (25.00%) Degree
11 9 (25.00%) Replication
11 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (25.00%) Oracle Database
12 8 (22.22%) Mentoring
12 8 (22.22%) MySQL
13 7 (19.44%) RDBMS
13 7 (19.44%) Clustering
13 7 (19.44%) SPSS
13 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 7 (19.44%) Time Management
13 7 (19.44%) Market Research
13 7 (19.44%) Big Data
14 6 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (16.67%) Technical Architecture

Database Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (2.78%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 9 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (19.44%) SPSS
3 1 (2.78%) MS Office
3 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Firewall
2 3 (8.33%) NAS
2 3 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (69.44%) SQL Server
2 19 (52.78%) Relational Database
3 17 (47.22%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (36.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (25.00%) Oracle Database
6 9 (25.00%) NoSQL
7 8 (22.22%) MySQL
8 7 (19.44%) RDBMS
8 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 7 (19.44%) Big Data
9 6 (16.67%) OLTP
10 4 (11.11%) Hadoop
10 4 (11.11%) Oracle Exadata
11 3 (8.33%) MongoDB
11 3 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Toad
1 1 (2.78%) ERwin
General
1 15 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Retail
2 3 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) .NET
1 4 (11.11%) Middleware
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (8.33%) MDX
3 1 (2.78%) HTML
3 1 (2.78%) HTML5
3 1 (2.78%) REST
3 1 (2.78%) Ajax
3 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Replication
1 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (19.44%) Clustering
3 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 4 (11.11%) Data Centre
4 3 (8.33%) Data Integration
4 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (5.56%) Data Structures
5 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.78%) Online Games
6 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.78%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
1 4 (11.11%) Solaris
2 3 (8.33%) Linux
2 3 (8.33%) UNIX
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (30.56%) ETL
3 8 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 7 (19.44%) Market Research
4 7 (19.44%) Time Management
5 6 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (16.67%) Migration
5 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.89%) TOGAF
6 5 (13.89%) Scrum
7 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (11.11%) Risk Management
7 4 (11.11%) Data Architecture
8 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
8 3 (8.33%) Data Modelling
8 3 (8.33%) TDD
8 3 (8.33%) Information Management
8 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (5.56%) Business Analysis
9 2 (5.56%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (13.89%) C#
3 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (8.33%) VB.NET
3 3 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) Degree
2 6 (16.67%) MCDBA
2 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 10 (27.78%) Oracle
3 3 (8.33%) VMware
3 3 (8.33%) Fujitsu
4 2 (5.56%) Reuters
4 2 (5.56%) Bloomberg
5 1 (2.78%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (2.78%) Cognos
Twickenham, Middlesex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
EPSN Workforce UK Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago