The median annual salary for a Data Architect was £57,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Data Architect
North West / Manchester
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 187 169
Rank change year-on-year -13 -18  
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Architect 7 3 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.17% 0.085% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.087% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 16
Median salary £57,000 £60,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.78% -6.92%  
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  

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 4102 3444 3245
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.95% 98.15% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3510 2959 2708
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 23 June 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 23 June 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
Rochdale - 2 £57,000 - 1
Bolton - 1 £47,500 - 1
Data Architect
North West

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 10 (58.82%) Data Strategy
2 9 (52.94%) Oracle
2 9 (52.94%) Data Modelling
2 9 (52.94%) Data Architecture
2 9 (52.94%) Big Data
3 8 (47.06%) ETL
4 7 (41.18%) Data Security
4 7 (41.18%) Data Quality
4 7 (41.18%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (35.29%) Teradata
5 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
6 5 (29.41%) Hadoop
7 4 (23.53%) BDD
7 4 (23.53%) Google
7 4 (23.53%) HDFS
7 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
7 4 (23.53%) Apache Spark
7 4 (23.53%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (23.53%) GCP
7 4 (23.53%) Python
7 4 (23.53%) PySpark
8 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
8 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
8 3 (17.65%) TOGAF
8 3 (17.65%) Talend
8 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (17.65%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
9 2 (11.76%) Data Governance

Data Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 4 (23.53%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) Big Data
2 5 (29.41%) Hadoop
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (11.76%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (11.76%) MySQL
4 2 (11.76%) Power BI
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (5.88%) Law
1 1 (5.88%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) PySpark
2 1 (5.88%) jQuery
2 1 (5.88%) JSON
2 1 (5.88%) REST
2 1 (5.88%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Data Strategy
2 9 (52.94%) Data Architecture
2 9 (52.94%) Data Modelling
3 8 (47.06%) ETL
4 7 (41.18%) Data Security
4 7 (41.18%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
6 4 (23.53%) BDD
6 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
7 3 (17.65%) TOGAF
8 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (11.76%) ATDD
8 2 (11.76%) Change Data Capture
8 2 (11.76%) Coaching
8 2 (11.76%) CRM
8 2 (11.76%) Data Governance
8 2 (11.76%) Data Management
8 2 (11.76%) TDD
9 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (5.88%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) Python
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) MCSA
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) Data Quality
2 4 (23.53%) GCP
3 2 (11.76%) ISO 9001
3 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) HDFS
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Oracle
2 6 (35.29%) Teradata
3 4 (23.53%) Google
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 3 (17.65%) Talend
Bolton, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car + Bonus + 16% Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £57,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
Salary: Highly Competitive Plus Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago