Period
to 19 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Data Architect was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

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

Data Architect
England > Midlands
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 290 331 353
Rank change year-on-year +41 +22 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Architect 94 61 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.64% 0.40% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.41% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 59 38 52
Midlands median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -26.67%
10th Percentile £49,100 £35,000 £48,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £75,000 £91,250
England median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £75,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. 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
Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the Midlands with a recognized job title 14,139 14,876 18,148
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.76% 96.95% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 11,312 12,328 14,554
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Data Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Architect in the Midlands

Data Architect
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Data Architect in the Midlands

Data Architect
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Architect in the Midlands over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Architect in the Midlands

Data Architect
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Architect within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 June 2018. 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
West Midlands +20 55 £55,000 +29.41% 8
East Midlands +25 38 £85,000 +13.33% 5
Data Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 Midlands region featuring Data Architect in the job title.

1 41 (43.62%) Business Intelligence
2 37 (39.36%) Data Warehouse
3 31 (32.98%) Data Architecture
4 29 (30.85%) ITIL
4 29 (30.85%) Data Modelling
5 28 (29.79%) ITIL Certification
6 26 (27.66%) Data Centre
7 23 (24.47%) Presales
8 21 (22.34%) Big Data
8 21 (22.34%) Enterprise Architecture
9 20 (21.28%) CCTV
9 20 (21.28%) TOGAF
9 20 (21.28%) Service Delivery
9 20 (21.28%) Change Control
9 20 (21.28%) Due Diligence
10 18 (19.15%) Metadata Management
10 18 (19.15%) Master Data Management
11 17 (18.09%) Visualisation
12 14 (14.89%) SQL
13 13 (13.83%) SQL Server
13 13 (13.83%) Data Management
13 13 (13.83%) Zachman Framework
14 12 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (12.77%) Degree
14 12 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (12.77%) IT Strategy
15 11 (11.70%) Data Quality
15 11 (11.70%) Microsoft
16 10 (10.64%) Finance
16 10 (10.64%) Migration

Data Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 (4.26%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.06%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (4.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.32%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.26%) Bluemix
3 4 (4.26%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (4.26%) IBM Cloud
3 4 (4.26%) SaaS
4 2 (2.13%) IaaS
4 2 (2.13%) Office 365
5 1 (1.06%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.26%) DHCP
1 4 (4.26%) DNS
2 2 (2.13%) Firewall
3 1 (1.06%) LAN
3 1 (1.06%) SMS
3 1 (1.06%) WAN
3 1 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (39.36%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (22.34%) Big Data
3 13 (13.83%) SQL Server
4 8 (8.51%) Data Lake
4 8 (8.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (7.45%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (7.45%) QlikView
5 7 (7.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (5.32%) NoSQL
6 5 (5.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (4.26%) BigQuery
7 4 (4.26%) Hadoop
7 4 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (4.26%) Star Schema
8 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (2.13%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.06%) Flink
10 1 (1.06%) Power BI
10 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.19%) JIRA
2 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (10.64%) Finance
2 4 (4.26%) Electronics
2 4 (4.26%) Local Government
3 3 (3.19%) Automotive
4 2 (2.13%) Law
4 2 (2.13%) Retail
5 1 (1.06%) Advertising
5 1 (1.06%) Banking
5 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.32%) XML
2 4 (4.26%) JSON
3 3 (3.19%) .NET
3 3 (3.19%) MDX
3 3 (3.19%) REST
4 1 (1.06%) D3.js
4 1 (1.06%) Leaflet
4 1 (1.06%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 26 (27.66%) Data Centre
2 20 (21.28%) CCTV
3 12 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (8.51%) Data Structures
4 8 (8.51%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.26%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.26%) Fat Client
5 4 (4.26%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (4.26%) Thin Client
6 2 (2.13%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.06%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (1.06%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.06%) Fintech
7 1 (1.06%) FMCG
7 1 (1.06%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.06%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.06%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.32%) Linux
2 4 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (43.62%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (32.98%) Data Architecture
3 29 (30.85%) Data Modelling
3 29 (30.85%) ITIL
4 23 (24.47%) Presales
5 21 (22.34%) Enterprise Architecture
6 20 (21.28%) Change Control
6 20 (21.28%) Due Diligence
6 20 (21.28%) Service Delivery
6 20 (21.28%) TOGAF
7 18 (19.15%) Master Data Management
7 18 (19.15%) Metadata Management
8 17 (18.09%) Visualisation
9 13 (13.83%) Data Management
9 13 (13.83%) Zachman Framework
10 12 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (12.77%) IT Strategy
11 10 (10.64%) Analytics
11 10 (10.64%) Migration
12 9 (9.57%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.89%) SQL
2 7 (7.45%) PowerShell
3 5 (5.32%) Python
3 5 (5.32%) T-SQL
4 4 (4.26%) Java
5 2 (2.13%) C#
6 1 (1.06%) C
6 1 (1.06%) R
6 1 (1.06%) Scala
Qualifications
1 28 (29.79%) ITIL Certification
2 12 (12.77%) Degree
3 5 (5.32%) TOGAF Certification
4 4 (4.26%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.06%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.70%) Data Quality
2 6 (6.38%) GDPR
3 3 (3.19%) QA
4 1 (1.06%) COBIT
4 1 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (4.26%) vSphere
2 2 (2.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (4.26%) PowerCLI
2 1 (1.06%) Kibana
2 1 (1.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (11.70%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.57%) Tableau
3 5 (5.32%) Oracle
4 4 (4.26%) Cloudera
4 4 (4.26%) Google
4 4 (4.26%) MapR
4 4 (4.26%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.26%) VMware
5 2 (2.13%) Dell
5 2 (2.13%) SAP
6 1 (1.06%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.06%) RapidMiner