Period
to 1 August 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Data Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Architecture over the 6 months to 1 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Architecture
Central London > City of London
6 months to
1 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 190 189 192
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3 +80
Permanent jobs citing Data Architecture 62 42 147
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.11% 0.80% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 0.85% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 54 39 125
10th Percentile £52,500 £53,750 "
25th Percentile £63,750 £66,875 £62,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,000 £87,500 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year -12.00% +20.69% +5.07%
75th Percentile £102,500 £111,250 £85,000
90th Percentile £120,000 £120,000 £107,500
Central London median annual salary £73,750 £81,250 £72,500
% change year-on-year -9.23% +12.07% +10.69%

Data Architecture is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,330 4,952 9,604
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 95.42% 94.40% 94.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4,770 4,349 8,559
10th Percentile £43,000 £42,500 £37,500
25th Percentile £54,750 £52,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £65,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +6.87% +1.95%
75th Percentile £91,250 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £100,000 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%

Data Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Data Architecture as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Data Architecture in the City of London

Data Architecture
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Data Architecture in the City of London.

Salary trend for Data Architecture in the City of London

Data Architecture
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Architecture in the City of London over the 6 months to 1 August 2021.

Salary histogram for Data Architecture in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 August 2021, IT jobs citing Data Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Data Architecture.

1 29 (46.77%) SQL
1 29 (46.77%) AWS
2 27 (43.55%) Data Modelling
2 27 (43.55%) Analytics
3 26 (41.94%) Data Engineering
4 25 (40.32%) Azure
5 23 (37.10%) Data Warehouse
5 23 (37.10%) Business Intelligence
6 21 (33.87%) ETL
7 20 (32.26%) Python
8 18 (29.03%) Data Lake
8 18 (29.03%) Data Strategy
8 18 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (25.81%) Microsoft
10 15 (24.19%) Data Governance
11 14 (22.58%) Big Data
11 14 (22.58%) NoSQL
11 14 (22.58%) Amazon Redshift
12 13 (20.97%) Databricks
12 13 (20.97%) GCP
12 13 (20.97%) Data Science
13 12 (19.35%) Power Platform
13 12 (19.35%) Power BI
13 12 (19.35%) Finance
13 12 (19.35%) Hadoop
14 11 (17.74%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (17.74%) DevOps
15 10 (16.13%) Degree
16 9 (14.52%) Data Analysis
16 9 (14.52%) Data Transformation

Data Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (14.52%) Apache Spark
2 4 (6.45%) Apache Airflow
3 3 (4.84%) Apache Pig
3 3 (4.84%) SAS
4 1 (1.61%) Apache
4 1 (1.61%) Appian
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.61%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 29 (46.77%) AWS
2 25 (40.32%) Azure
3 13 (20.97%) GCP
4 12 (19.35%) Power Platform
5 8 (12.90%) Snowflake
6 7 (11.29%) Azure Data Factory
7 6 (9.68%) Amazon S3
7 6 (9.68%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (9.68%) SaaS
8 4 (6.45%) Matillion
9 3 (4.84%) PaaS
10 2 (3.23%) AWS Step Functions
10 2 (3.23%) Azure Synapse Analytics
10 2 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (1.61%) AWS Data Pipeline
11 1 (1.61%) Collibra
11 1 (1.61%) Google Compute Engine
11 1 (1.61%) Google Data Studio
11 1 (1.61%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (37.10%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (29.03%) Data Lake
3 14 (22.58%) Amazon Redshift
3 14 (22.58%) Big Data
3 14 (22.58%) NoSQL
4 12 (19.35%) Hadoop
4 12 (19.35%) Power BI
5 7 (11.29%) Metadata
5 7 (11.29%) Tableau
6 6 (9.68%) OLTP
7 5 (8.06%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (8.06%) Apache Hive
7 5 (8.06%) Looker
7 5 (8.06%) MySQL
7 5 (8.06%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (8.06%) SQL Server
8 4 (6.45%) Amazon Aurora
8 4 (6.45%) HDInsight
9 3 (4.84%) BigQuery
9 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (11.29%) ER Studio
1 7 (11.29%) ERwin
2 6 (9.68%) PowerDesigner
3 4 (6.45%) Subversion
3 4 (6.45%) Toad
3 4 (6.45%) TortoiseSVN
4 2 (3.23%) JIRA
5 1 (1.61%) GitLab
General
1 12 (19.35%) Finance
2 11 (17.74%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (12.90%) Social Skills
4 7 (11.29%) Advertising
5 3 (4.84%) Marketing
6 1 (1.61%) Banking
6 1 (1.61%) Documentation Skills
6 1 (1.61%) Law
6 1 (1.61%) Presentation Skills
6 1 (1.61%) Public Sector
6 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (33.87%) Architect
2 19 (30.65%) Data Engineer
3 16 (25.81%) Data Architect
4 7 (11.29%) Data Manager
5 4 (6.45%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Associate Director
6 3 (4.84%) Azure Architect
6 3 (4.84%) Head of Architecture
6 3 (4.84%) Head of Data Architecture
6 3 (4.84%) Head of Finance
6 3 (4.84%) Lead Architect
6 3 (4.84%) Product Manager
6 3 (4.84%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Software Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.23%) Lead Data Architect
7 2 (3.23%) Senior Architect
7 2 (3.23%) Senior Data Architect
7 2 (3.23%) Senior Manager
7 2 (3.23%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.90%) PySpark
2 5 (8.06%) AngularJS
3 4 (6.45%) .NET
3 4 (6.45%) Kafka
4 3 (4.84%) .NET Core
4 3 (4.84%) .NET Framework
4 3 (4.84%) Entity Framework
4 3 (4.84%) React
5 2 (3.23%) HTML
5 2 (3.23%) JSON
5 2 (3.23%) MDX
5 2 (3.23%) RESTful
5 2 (3.23%) XML
5 2 (3.23%) XSD
6 1 (1.61%) D3.js
6 1 (1.61%) ggplot
6 1 (1.61%) NumPy
6 1 (1.61%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (9.68%) Data Structures
3 3 (4.84%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.84%) Derivative
3 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.23%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.23%) Renewable Energy
5 1 (1.61%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.61%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.61%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.61%) Equities
5 1 (1.61%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.61%) Legacy Applications
5 1 (1.61%) Legacy Systems
5 1 (1.61%) PMI
5 1 (1.61%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.61%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.84%) Unix
2 2 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (43.55%) Analytics
1 27 (43.55%) Data Modelling
2 26 (41.94%) Data Engineering
3 23 (37.10%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (33.87%) ETL
5 18 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (29.03%) Data Strategy
6 15 (24.19%) Data Governance
7 13 (20.97%) Data Science
8 11 (17.74%) DevOps
9 9 (14.52%) Data Analysis
9 9 (14.52%) Data Transformation
10 8 (12.90%) Data Pipeline
10 8 (12.90%) Visualisation
11 7 (11.29%) Logical Data Model
11 7 (11.29%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (9.68%) Computer Science
12 6 (9.68%) Data Analytics
12 6 (9.68%) Data Integration
12 6 (9.68%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 29 (46.77%) SQL
2 20 (32.26%) Python
3 8 (12.90%) Java
4 4 (6.45%) R
4 4 (6.45%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.84%) C#
5 3 (4.84%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 3 (4.84%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.84%) Scala
6 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.61%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (16.13%) Degree
2 5 (8.06%) Master's Degree
3 3 (4.84%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.61%) CISM
4 1 (1.61%) CISSP
4 1 (1.61%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.52%) Data Quality
2 7 (11.29%) GDPR
3 3 (4.84%) AIFMD
3 3 (4.84%) MiFID
3 3 (4.84%) QA
4 1 (1.61%) COBIT
4 1 (1.61%) GRC
4 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.61%) NIST
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.61%) Docker
2 1 (1.61%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) Ansible
1 2 (3.23%) Kubernetes
1 2 (3.23%) Terraform
2 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 13 (20.97%) Databricks
3 6 (9.68%) Oracle
4 5 (8.06%) Google
5 2 (3.23%) Alteryx
5 2 (3.23%) Cloudera
5 2 (3.23%) Informatica
6 1 (1.61%) Hortonworks
6 1 (1.61%) RightScale
6 1 (1.61%) Talend