The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Data Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lead Data Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Data Architect
Rank 886 917 875
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -42
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Data Architect 6 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.010% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.011% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 5
Average salary £87,500 £167,500 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.76% +86.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £81,500 £68,400 £58,500
10% offered a salary of more than £93,500 £167,500 £98,000
UK excluding London average salary - £69,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- +31.90%

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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
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%

Lead Data Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Lead Data Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Lead Data Architect
Salary Trend

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

Lead Data Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Lead Data Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Data Architect over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 within the UK.

Lead Data Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Data Architect
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Data Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 31 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
London +27 6 £87,500 -47.76%
England +13 6 £87,500 -47.76%
City of London +21 1 £80,000 -52.23%

Lead Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Lead Data 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 Lead Data Architect in their job title.

1 11 (78.57%) Data Architecture
2 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 8 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (42.86%) Data Modelling
4 6 (42.86%) SQL
5 5 (35.71%) Banking
6 4 (28.57%) Information Management
6 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (28.57%) ETL
6 4 (28.57%) NHS
6 4 (28.57%) Hadoop
6 4 (28.57%) Big Data
6 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
6 4 (28.57%) Line Management
7 3 (21.43%) Machine to Machine
7 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
7 3 (21.43%) Splunk
7 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
7 3 (21.43%) RDBMS
7 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
7 3 (21.43%) Retail
8 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (14.29%) Data Management
8 2 (14.29%) Investment Banking
8 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
8 2 (14.29%) Analytics
8 2 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
8 2 (14.29%) SDLC

Lead Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Lead Data 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 Lead Data Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (28.57%) Hadoop
2 4 (28.57%) Big Data
2 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
3 3 (21.43%) RDBMS
4 1 (7.14%) Star Schema
4 1 (7.14%) Apache Hive
4 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
4 1 (7.14%) HBase
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) PowerDesigner
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Banking
3 3 (21.43%) Retail
3 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
4 2 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) NHS
2 3 (21.43%) Machine to Machine
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Data Architecture
2 7 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (42.86%) Data Modelling
4 4 (28.57%) ETL
4 4 (28.57%) Information Management
4 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (28.57%) Line Management
5 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Data Management
6 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 2 (14.29%) SDLC
6 2 (14.29%) Analytics
6 2 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (7.14%) Master Data Management
7 1 (7.14%) MapReduce
7 1 (7.14%) Data Governance
7 1 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
7 1 (7.14%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
2 1 (7.14%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) HDFS
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Splunk