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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Architecture
Rank 200 178 184
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +6
Permanent jobs citing Data Architecture 22 26 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.38% 0.49% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.62% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 21 17 17
Average salary £80,000 £45,000 £37,949
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.77% +18.58%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +3.96%
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
4664 4185 3509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.14% 78.69% 75.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4003 3553 2993
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 -15 17 £80,000 +77.77% 1
Staffordshire -8 3 £47,500 +18.75%
Warwickshire +4 2 £60,000 -7.69%
Data Architecture
England

Data Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (63.64%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (60.61%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (51.52%) Security Cleared
4 16 (48.48%) Data Governance
4 16 (48.48%) SC Cleared
5 15 (45.45%) ETL
6 14 (42.42%) Project Management
6 14 (42.42%) Oracle
6 14 (42.42%) Data Quality
6 14 (42.42%) Enterprise Architecture
7 12 (36.36%) Data Integration
8 11 (33.33%) Data Management
9 9 (27.27%) Migration
9 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
9 9 (27.27%) SQL
9 9 (27.27%) Data Modelling
9 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
9 9 (27.27%) Data Migration
9 9 (27.27%) Degree
10 8 (24.24%) ERP
10 8 (24.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (24.24%) Finance
11 7 (21.21%) Quality Management
11 7 (21.21%) Middleware
11 7 (21.21%) Retail
11 7 (21.21%) CRM
11 7 (21.21%) HP
11 7 (21.21%) Informatica
11 7 (21.21%) OLAP
11 7 (21.21%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 7 (21.21%) Apache Pig
2 1 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (60.61%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 8 (24.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (21.21%) Big Data
4 7 (21.21%) MarkLogic
4 7 (21.21%) Hadoop
4 7 (21.21%) Apache Hive
4 7 (21.21%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (21.21%) OLAP
5 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (12.12%) DTS
5 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (9.09%) RDBMS
6 3 (9.09%) Snowflake Schema
6 3 (9.09%) Star Schema
6 3 (9.09%) Data Mart
6 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
6 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (6.06%) SAP BW
8 1 (3.03%) BODI
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 7 (21.21%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Consultant
2 7 (21.21%) Data Consultant
2 7 (21.21%) Big Data Consultant
3 5 (15.15%) SQL DBA
3 5 (15.15%) DBA
4 4 (12.12%) Data Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Integration Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Systems Architect
4 4 (12.12%) SQL Server DBA
4 4 (12.12%) Data Integration Architect
4 4 (12.12%) SQL Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Systems Integration Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Database Developer
5 3 (9.09%) SQL Database Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Head of Information Management
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) .NET
1 7 (21.21%) XML
1 7 (21.21%) Middleware
1 7 (21.21%) Java EE
2 4 (12.12%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) Data Integration
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (48.48%) Data Governance
3 15 (45.45%) ETL
4 14 (42.42%) Enterprise Architecture
4 14 (42.42%) Project Management
5 11 (33.33%) Data Management
6 9 (27.27%) Migration
6 9 (27.27%) Data Modelling
6 9 (27.27%) Data Migration
7 8 (24.24%) ERP
8 7 (21.21%) CRM
8 7 (21.21%) Quality Management
8 7 (21.21%) Business Development
8 7 (21.21%) Enterprise Data Management
8 7 (21.21%) Use Case
8 7 (21.21%) MapReduce
8 7 (21.21%) Master Data Management
9 5 (15.15%) Database Security
9 5 (15.15%) ITIL
10 4 (12.12%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) SQL
2 7 (21.21%) Java
3 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
4 3 (9.09%) Python
4 3 (9.09%) C#
5 2 (6.06%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (51.52%) Security Cleared
2 16 (48.48%) SC Cleared
3 9 (27.27%) Degree
4 5 (15.15%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (42.42%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) HDFS
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Oracle
2 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.21%) HP
3 7 (21.21%) Informatica
3 7 (21.21%) Talend
3 7 (21.21%) Cloudera
4 2 (6.06%) SAP
5 1 (3.03%) Business Objects