The median annual salary for a Data Architect was £53,750 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Architect
England / South West
Rank 221 243 215
Rank change year-on-year +22 -28  
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Architect 8 9 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.16% 0.15% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.16% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 16
Median salary £53,750 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.21% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,641 £70,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £89,550 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £68,750 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +1.85% -3.57%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4848 5643 5814
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.69% 96.73% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4042 4659 4875
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
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 the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Architect in the South West

Data Architect
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Data Architect in the South West

Data Architect
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Architect in the South West over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Architect in the South West

Data Architect
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Architect within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 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
Gloucestershire +8 4 £45,000 -
Bristol - 3 £65,000 -
Wiltshire +15 1 £65,000 -7.14% 1
Data Architect
England

Data Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 South West region featuring Data Architect in the job title.

1 19 (70.37%) Data Modelling
2 17 (62.96%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (59.26%) ETL
4 14 (51.85%) Data Architecture
5 13 (48.15%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (44.44%) SQL
7 10 (37.04%) Hadoop
8 9 (33.33%) Big Data
8 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (29.63%) Data Management
10 7 (25.93%) Oracle
10 7 (25.93%) NoSQL
11 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
11 6 (22.22%) Logical Data Model
11 6 (22.22%) Scrum
12 5 (18.52%) Data Analysis
12 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
12 5 (18.52%) Java
12 5 (18.52%) Finance
12 5 (18.52%) Physical Data Model
12 5 (18.52%) Analytics
13 4 (14.81%) Apache Pig
13 4 (14.81%) Data Governance
13 4 (14.81%) Retail
13 4 (14.81%) Apache Spark
13 4 (14.81%) Master Data Management
13 4 (14.81%) MySQL
13 4 (14.81%) SAP
13 4 (14.81%) XML
13 4 (14.81%) XSD

Data Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 (14.81%) Apache Pig
1 4 (14.81%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.70%) Apache
2 1 (3.70%) Confluence
2 1 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.70%) Mule
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (37.04%) Hadoop
3 9 (33.33%) Big Data
4 7 (25.93%) NoSQL
5 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
6 4 (14.81%) MySQL
6 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (11.11%) Apache Hive
7 3 (11.11%) MongoDB
8 2 (7.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (7.41%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (7.41%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (7.41%) RDBMS
8 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
9 1 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (3.70%) BigQuery
9 1 (3.70%) Impala
9 1 (3.70%) OrientDB
9 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (3.70%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Retail
3 3 (11.11%) Banking
3 3 (11.11%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Advertising
4 1 (3.70%) Electronics
4 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.70%) Marketing
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) XML
1 4 (14.81%) XSD
2 2 (7.41%) EDI
2 2 (7.41%) Web Services
3 1 (3.70%) Java EE
3 1 (3.70%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Reference Data
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) iPad
3 1 (3.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) Data Modelling
2 17 (62.96%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (59.26%) ETL
4 14 (51.85%) Data Architecture
5 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (29.63%) Data Management
7 6 (22.22%) Logical Data Model
7 6 (22.22%) Scrum
8 5 (18.52%) Analytics
8 5 (18.52%) Data Analysis
8 5 (18.52%) Physical Data Model
9 4 (14.81%) Data Governance
9 4 (14.81%) Master Data Management
10 3 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
10 3 (11.11%) DevOps
10 3 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling
10 3 (11.11%) MapReduce
10 3 (11.11%) Open Source
10 3 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
10 3 (11.11%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) SQL
2 5 (18.52%) Java
3 1 (3.70%) C
3 1 (3.70%) Python
3 1 (3.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) ISEB
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (3.70%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (7.41%) Puppet
2 1 (3.70%) Ansible
2 1 (3.70%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Oracle
2 4 (14.81%) SAP
3 2 (7.41%) Cloudera
3 2 (7.41%) Hortonworks
4 1 (3.70%) IBM
4 1 (3.70%) MapR
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) SaltStack
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