Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Lead Data Architect was £95,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Lead Data Architect
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1144 1120 1207
Rank change year-on-year -24 +87 +79
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Data Architect 28 70 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.017% 0.039% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.040% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 28 61 57
England median annual salary £95,000 £90,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +28.57% -15.15%
10th Percentile £77,375 £70,000 £57,000
90th Percentile £115,750 £110,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £95,000 £90,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +28.57% -15.15%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161995 173250 195876
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.73% 96.51% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 131003 146259 164261
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Lead Data Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Lead Data Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Lead Data Architect in England

Lead Data Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Lead Data Architect in England

Lead Data Architect
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Data Architect in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Data Architect in England

Lead Data Architect
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Data Architect within the England region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -34 21 £100,000 +5.26% 1
North of England -5 4 £92,500 +32.14%
South East +35 3 £95,000 +5.56%
Yorkshire +21 2 £105,000 +50.00%
North West -19 2 £80,000 +18.96%
Midlands +31 1 £105,000 +65.86%
West Midlands +4 1 £105,000 +65.86%
Lead Data Architect
UK

Lead Data Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Lead Data Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Lead Data Architect in the job title.

1 19 (67.86%) Analytics
2 18 (64.29%) Data Architecture
3 15 (53.57%) Big Data
4 13 (46.43%) Data Modelling
5 12 (42.86%) Java
5 12 (42.86%) Hadoop
6 10 (35.71%) Data Governance
6 10 (35.71%) HBase
6 10 (35.71%) NoSQL
6 10 (35.71%) Python
6 10 (35.71%) Banking
7 9 (32.14%) Retail
7 9 (32.14%) Apache
7 9 (32.14%) R
7 9 (32.14%) Apache Hive
8 8 (28.57%) Apache Pig
8 8 (28.57%) MapReduce
8 8 (28.57%) SQL
9 7 (25.00%) Linux
9 7 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (25.00%) SAS
9 7 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (21.43%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (21.43%) MongoDB
10 6 (21.43%) Open Source
10 6 (21.43%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (21.43%) Apache Flume
10 6 (21.43%) Business Intelligence

Lead Data Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (32.14%) Apache
2 8 (28.57%) Apache Pig
3 7 (25.00%) SAS
4 4 (14.29%) Apache Spark
5 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) SPSS
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (21.43%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (21.43%) Amazon EMR
2 6 (21.43%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (10.71%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
5 1 (3.57%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (53.57%) Big Data
2 12 (42.86%) Hadoop
3 10 (35.71%) HBase
3 10 (35.71%) NoSQL
4 9 (32.14%) Apache Hive
5 7 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (21.43%) MongoDB
6 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 6 (21.43%) Sqoop
6 6 (21.43%) Triplestore
7 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (10.71%) HDInsight
8 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (7.14%) Data Mart
10 1 (3.57%) Data Mining
10 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
10 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (3.57%) Star Schema
10 1 (3.57%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (3.57%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (35.71%) Banking
2 9 (32.14%) Retail
3 5 (17.86%) Finance
4 2 (7.14%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) Apache Tez
2 1 (3.57%) D3.js
2 1 (3.57%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (3.57%) FpML
2 1 (3.57%) Kafka
2 1 (3.57%) Middleware
2 1 (3.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.57%) Equities
3 1 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.57%) Life Science
3 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.57%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Analytics
2 18 (64.29%) Data Architecture
3 13 (46.43%) Data Modelling
4 10 (35.71%) Data Governance
5 8 (28.57%) MapReduce
6 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (21.43%) Configuration Management
6 6 (21.43%) ETL
6 6 (21.43%) Open Source
6 6 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (14.29%) Data Integration
7 4 (14.29%) Data Management
7 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (10.71%) Data Migration
8 3 (10.71%) Information Management
8 3 (10.71%) Migration
8 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
8 3 (10.71%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) Java
2 10 (35.71%) Python
3 9 (32.14%) R
4 8 (28.57%) SQL
5 6 (21.43%) Perl
5 6 (21.43%) PHP
6 4 (14.29%) Scala
7 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
1 2 (7.14%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Apache Flume
2 2 (7.14%) HDFS
3 1 (3.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.57%) Oozie
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 2 (7.14%) Talend
2 1 (3.57%) GoldenSource
2 1 (3.57%) Hortonworks
2 1 (3.57%) Informatica
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) SAP
2 1 (3.57%) Tableau