Period
to 21 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Data Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

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

Data Architect
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 196 210 215
Rank change year-on-year +14 +5 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Architect 11 17 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.26% 0.34% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.35% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 21
Leeds median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +30.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £49,500 £65,000 £45,250
90th Percentile £78,250 £73,750 £73,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 4,025 4,789 5,434
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.69% 97.04% 97.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3,368 4,022 4,541
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -3.61%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Data Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Architect in Leeds

Data Architect
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Data Architect in Leeds

Data Architect
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Architect in Leeds over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Architect in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, Data Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leeds region featuring Data Architect in the job title.

1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (63.64%) Data Modelling
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
1 7 (63.64%) Data Integration
1 7 (63.64%) Hadoop
1 7 (63.64%) SDLC
2 6 (54.55%) Data Architecture
2 6 (54.55%) Data Analytics
2 6 (54.55%) Analytics
3 5 (45.45%) Big Data
3 5 (45.45%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (45.45%) ETL
3 5 (45.45%) TOGAF
3 5 (45.45%) Data Science
4 4 (36.36%) Kimball Methodology
4 4 (36.36%) Change Data Capture
4 4 (36.36%) Target Operating Model
4 4 (36.36%) Data Ingestion
4 4 (36.36%) Data Lake
4 4 (36.36%) Replication
4 4 (36.36%) Statistical Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) JSON
4 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (36.36%) MOLAP
4 4 (36.36%) ROLAP
4 4 (36.36%) OLAP
4 4 (36.36%) SOAP
4 4 (36.36%) XML
4 4 (36.36%) XSD

Data Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (18.18%) Apache Spark
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (9.09%) IaaS
2 1 (9.09%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) Hadoop
2 5 (45.45%) Big Data
3 4 (36.36%) Apache Hive
3 4 (36.36%) Data Lake
3 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (36.36%) HBase
3 4 (36.36%) Impala
3 4 (36.36%) MOLAP
3 4 (36.36%) OLAP
3 4 (36.36%) ROLAP
3 4 (36.36%) Sqoop
4 1 (9.09%) BigQuery
4 1 (9.09%) Couchbase
4 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) JSON
1 4 (36.36%) Kafka
1 4 (36.36%) REST
1 4 (36.36%) SOAP
1 4 (36.36%) XML
1 4 (36.36%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Replication
1 4 (36.36%) Taxonomies
2 2 (18.18%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (63.64%) Data Integration
1 7 (63.64%) Data Modelling
1 7 (63.64%) SDLC
2 6 (54.55%) Analytics
2 6 (54.55%) Data Analytics
2 6 (54.55%) Data Architecture
3 5 (45.45%) Data Science
3 5 (45.45%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (45.45%) ETL
3 5 (45.45%) TOGAF
4 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (36.36%) Change Data Capture
4 4 (36.36%) CRUD
4 4 (36.36%) Data Ingestion
4 4 (36.36%) Kimball Methodology
4 4 (36.36%) Market Research
4 4 (36.36%) Statistical Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) Target Operating Model
4 4 (36.36%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) R
1 4 (36.36%) Scala
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) GCP
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Apache Flume
1 4 (36.36%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Oozie
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) Informatica
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat