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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Data Architect
Rank 854 855 861
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Data Architect 12 20 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.019% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.020% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 25
Average salary £80,000 £90,000 £57,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +57.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £88,975 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £90,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +71.42%

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
98723 98609 105043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.80% 94.57% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 82175 79630 90068
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%

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 28 January 2015 within the UK.

Lead Data Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Data Architect
Top 10 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 28 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 +9 12 £80,000 -11.11% 2
London -11 5 £87,750 -12.25% 1
South East -21 4 £77,500 -13.88%
South West -15 3 £70,000 +7.69% 1
Devon - 3 £70,000 -
Surrey - 3 - -
Epsom - 3 - -
Horsham - 1 £77,500 -
Plymouth - 1 £70,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £77,500 -

Lead Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 20 (68.97%) Data Warehouse
1 20 (68.97%) Data Architecture
2 18 (62.07%) Finance
3 16 (55.17%) Information Management
4 15 (51.72%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (48.28%) Data Modelling
5 14 (48.28%) Data Management
6 13 (44.83%) ETL
6 13 (44.83%) Analytics
7 12 (41.38%) Big Data
8 11 (37.93%) Data Governance
8 11 (37.93%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (34.48%) Zachman Framework
9 10 (34.48%) TOGAF
10 8 (27.59%) Master Data Management
11 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (20.69%) Enterprise Architecture
12 6 (20.69%) Data Integration
12 6 (20.69%) IBM
13 5 (17.24%) CGI
13 5 (17.24%) Oracle
13 5 (17.24%) Business Analysis
13 5 (17.24%) Teradata
13 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (17.24%) Banking
13 5 (17.24%) Line Management
13 5 (17.24%) HBase
13 5 (17.24%) MapReduce
13 5 (17.24%) Hadoop
13 5 (17.24%) Apache Hive

Lead Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.90%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) SAP MDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (68.97%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (41.38%) Big Data
3 5 (17.24%) Hadoop
3 5 (17.24%) Apache Hive
3 5 (17.24%) HBase
4 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
5 2 (6.90%) SAP BI
5 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
5 2 (6.90%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
5 2 (6.90%) ROLAP
6 1 (3.45%) Star Schema
6 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.45%) Data Mart
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.45%) OLAP
6 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
General
1 18 (62.07%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Banking
3 3 (10.34%) Investment Banking
3 3 (10.34%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) CGI
2 3 (10.34%) XML
2 3 (10.34%) ODBC
2 3 (10.34%) HTML
2 3 (10.34%) .NET
2 3 (10.34%) ADO.NET
2 3 (10.34%) JDBC
2 3 (10.34%) Servlets
2 3 (10.34%) WCF
3 2 (6.90%) Web Services
4 1 (3.45%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (20.69%) Data Integration
3 3 (10.34%) NHS
3 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.34%) User Experience
4 2 (6.90%) FMCG
4 2 (6.90%) Open Source
5 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Data Architecture
2 16 (55.17%) Information Management
3 15 (51.72%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (48.28%) Data Modelling
4 14 (48.28%) Data Management
5 13 (44.83%) ETL
5 13 (44.83%) Analytics
6 11 (37.93%) Data Governance
6 11 (37.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (34.48%) Zachman Framework
7 10 (34.48%) TOGAF
8 8 (27.59%) Master Data Management
9 6 (20.69%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (17.24%) MapReduce
10 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (17.24%) Business Analysis
10 5 (17.24%) Line Management
11 4 (13.79%) DoDAF
11 4 (13.79%) MODAF
12 3 (10.34%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) Java
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) Data Quality
2 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) IBM
2 5 (17.24%) Teradata
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) SAP
3 2 (6.90%) Tableau