Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Data Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Architecture over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Architecture
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 206 163 216
Rank change year-on-year -43 +53 +12
Permanent jobs citing Data Architecture 17 53 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.30% 1.02% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 1.12% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 20
Scotland median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £69,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% -20.86% +63.53%
10th Percentile £32,328 £52,500 £43,375
90th Percentile £74,500 £73,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% +3.70% +3.85%

Data Architecture is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5097 4751 5852
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 90.82% 91.40% 90.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3246 2882 3705
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +2.41%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%

Data Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Data Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Data Architecture in Scotland

Data Architecture
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Data Architecture in Scotland

Data Architecture
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Architecture in Scotland over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Architecture in Scotland

Data Architecture
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Architecture within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 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
Glasgow -10 15 £57,500 +4.55% 2
Edinburgh -46 1 - - 1
Stirling - 1 £57,500 -
Data Architecture
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Data Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Data Architecture.

1 10 (58.82%) Data Modelling
2 8 (47.06%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) Finance
3 6 (35.29%) Degree
3 6 (35.29%) Data Governance
4 5 (29.41%) XML
5 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
5 4 (23.53%) Banking
5 4 (23.53%) Information Architecture
5 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
5 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (17.65%) Data Strategy
6 3 (17.65%) Line Management
6 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (17.65%) Data Management
6 3 (17.65%) Data Integration
6 3 (17.65%) Star Schema
6 3 (17.65%) Project Management
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
7 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (11.76%) Oracle
7 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
7 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (11.76%) Snowflake Schema
7 2 (11.76%) Quality Management
7 2 (11.76%) GIS

Data Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
3 3 (17.65%) Star Schema
4 2 (11.76%) GIS
4 2 (11.76%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (5.88%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.88%) Big Data
5 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
5 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
5 1 (5.88%) Power BI
5 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) ERwin
1 1 (5.88%) MagicDraw
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Banking
3 2 (11.76%) Publishing
3 2 (11.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Architect
2 7 (41.18%) Data Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Architect
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Change Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Data Scientist
4 1 (5.88%) Database Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Digital Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Digital Designer
4 1 (5.88%) Information Architect
4 1 (5.88%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.88%) QA Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Digital Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Digital Designer
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Vendor Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) D3.js
2 1 (5.88%) ggplot
2 1 (5.88%) J2EE
2 1 (5.88%) Spring
2 1 (5.88%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Reference Data
4 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (5.88%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Data Modelling
2 6 (35.29%) Data Governance
3 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (23.53%) Information Architecture
4 3 (17.65%) Data Integration
4 3 (17.65%) Data Management
4 3 (17.65%) Data Strategy
4 3 (17.65%) Line Management
4 3 (17.65%) Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) Contract Management
5 2 (11.76%) Data Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) Quality Management
5 2 (11.76%) Reference Data Management
5 2 (11.76%) Scorecard
5 2 (11.76%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) SDLC
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.88%) MATLAB
3 1 (5.88%) Python
3 1 (5.88%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) Data Quality
1 2 (11.76%) GDPR
1 2 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Cognos
3 1 (5.88%) Tableau