The table below looks at the statistics for Data Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Architecture over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Architecture
Rank 198 198 192
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing Data Architecture 13 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.24% 0.27% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.35% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 11
Average salary £80,000 £45,000 £37,949
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.77% +18.58%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £54,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +13.68%
Data Architecture
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4141 4315 3651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 76.40% 77.33% 75.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3419 3640 3109
Average salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Data Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Architecture across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Data Architecture
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Architecture across the West Midlands region.

Data Architecture Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Data Architecture
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Architecture across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Data Architecture Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Data Architecture
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Architecture within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Birmingham -3 6 £80,000 +77.77%
Staffordshire -8 5 £47,250 +18.12%
Worcestershire 0 2 £40,000 -27.27%
Data Architecture
England

Data Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Data Architecture also 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 that cited Data Architecture.

1 21 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
1 21 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (64.29%) ETL
3 17 (60.71%) OLAP
4 16 (57.14%) SQL
4 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 15 (53.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (53.57%) Degree
6 13 (46.43%) ITIL
6 13 (46.43%) Database Security
7 12 (42.86%) DTS
7 12 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
7 12 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (39.29%) Change Management
9 8 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (28.57%) Data Modelling
9 8 (28.57%) Oracle
10 7 (25.00%) .NET
10 7 (25.00%) Data Integration
11 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
11 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
11 6 (21.43%) Data Governance
11 6 (21.43%) Data Quality
11 6 (21.43%) Project Management
12 5 (17.86%) Data Management
13 4 (14.29%) .NET Framework
13 4 (14.29%) ERP
13 4 (14.29%) Windows
14 3 (10.71%) Apache Hive

Data Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Data Architecture also 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 that cited Data Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.71%) Apache Pig
2 1 (3.57%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (60.71%) OLAP
3 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 15 (53.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (42.86%) DTS
6 3 (10.71%) Snowflake Schema
6 3 (10.71%) Star Schema
6 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (10.71%) Data Mart
6 3 (10.71%) RDBMS
6 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (10.71%) Hadoop
6 3 (10.71%) Apache Hive
6 3 (10.71%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (10.71%) Big Data
6 3 (10.71%) MarkLogic
6 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
7 2 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (7.14%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
1 3 (10.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) DBA
2 11 (39.29%) SQL DBA
3 10 (35.71%) SQL Server DBA
4 6 (21.43%) Architect
4 6 (21.43%) Consultant
5 4 (14.29%) Data Architect
5 4 (14.29%) Systems Architect
5 4 (14.29%) Data Integration Architect
5 4 (14.29%) Integration Architect
5 4 (14.29%) Systems Integration Architect
6 3 (10.71%) Big Data Consultant
6 3 (10.71%) Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Database Developer
6 3 (10.71%) SQL Developer
6 3 (10.71%) SQL Database Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Data Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) Oracle Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Business Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) .NET
2 4 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 3 (10.71%) Java EE
3 3 (10.71%) XML
3 3 (10.71%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.57%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (64.29%) ETL
3 13 (46.43%) ITIL
3 13 (46.43%) Database Security
4 12 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (39.29%) Change Management
6 8 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
6 8 (28.57%) Data Modelling
7 6 (21.43%) Project Management
7 6 (21.43%) Data Governance
8 5 (17.86%) Data Management
9 4 (14.29%) ERP
10 3 (10.71%) CRM
10 3 (10.71%) Quality Management
10 3 (10.71%) Business Development
10 3 (10.71%) Refactoring
10 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Data Management
10 3 (10.71%) Use Case
10 3 (10.71%) Data Migration
10 3 (10.71%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
2 3 (10.71%) Python
2 3 (10.71%) C#
2 3 (10.71%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (53.57%) Degree
2 12 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) HDFS
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 8 (28.57%) Oracle
3 3 (10.71%) HP
3 3 (10.71%) Informatica
3 3 (10.71%) Talend
3 3 (10.71%) Cloudera