The median annual salary for a Data Architect was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Architect
North West / Manchester
Rank 188 173 181
Rank change year-on-year -15 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Architect 10 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.25% 0.18% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.18% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 7
Median salary £75,000 £47,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +59.57% -14.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,400 £49,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £67,400 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £67,500 £67,500

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3818 3277 3602
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 96.81% 97.56% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3185 2721 2947
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Data Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester that featured Data Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Data Architect in Manchester

Data Architect
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Data Architect in Manchester

Data Architect
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Architect in Manchester over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Architect in Manchester

Data Architect
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Architect within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 2 £47,500 -
Data Architect
North West

Data Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 Manchester region featuring Data Architect in the job title.

1 13 (68.42%) Big Data
2 9 (47.37%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (47.37%) Data Architecture
3 7 (36.84%) ETL
3 7 (36.84%) Python
4 6 (31.58%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (31.58%) Data Modelling
4 6 (31.58%) Oracle
5 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
5 5 (26.32%) Data Security
5 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
5 5 (26.32%) Hadoop
5 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (26.32%) Teradata
5 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (26.32%) Marketing
5 5 (26.32%) Analytics
5 5 (26.32%) Apache Spark
6 4 (21.05%) Open Source
6 4 (21.05%) BDD
6 4 (21.05%) Data Quality
6 4 (21.05%) Java
7 3 (15.79%) SQL
7 3 (15.79%) Finance
7 3 (15.79%) Broadband
7 3 (15.79%) GCP
7 3 (15.79%) Talend Open Studio
7 3 (15.79%) Web Analytics
7 3 (15.79%) Google
7 3 (15.79%) Mathematics

Data Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 5 (26.32%) Apache Spark
2 2 (10.53%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (68.42%) Big Data
2 6 (31.58%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (26.32%) Hadoop
4 2 (10.53%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (10.53%) Apache Hive
4 2 (10.53%) Impala
4 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
4 2 (10.53%) MySQL
4 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
4 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
4 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
4 2 (10.53%) Sqoop
5 1 (5.26%) Data Mart
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.26%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) ERwin
General
1 5 (26.32%) Marketing
1 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Electronics
3 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.26%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) jQuery
1 1 (5.26%) JSON
1 1 (5.26%) REST
1 1 (5.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Credit Risk
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) Data Architecture
2 7 (36.84%) ETL
3 6 (31.58%) Data Modelling
4 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (26.32%) Analytics
4 5 (26.32%) Data Security
4 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
4 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (21.05%) BDD
5 4 (21.05%) Open Source
6 3 (15.79%) Data Integration
6 3 (15.79%) Data Management
6 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
6 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
6 3 (15.79%) TDD
6 3 (15.79%) TOGAF
6 3 (15.79%) Web Analytics
7 2 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) Python
2 4 (21.05%) Java
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
4 2 (10.53%) C
4 2 (10.53%) C++
4 2 (10.53%) Perl
4 2 (10.53%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) Data Quality
2 3 (15.79%) GCP
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) HDFS
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle
2 5 (26.32%) Teradata
3 3 (15.79%) Google
3 3 (15.79%) Talend
4 2 (10.53%) Cloudera
4 2 (10.53%) Hortonworks
4 2 (10.53%) SAP
5 1 (5.26%) IBM
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft