Period
to 23 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Data Architect was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 23 January 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 > South West
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 286 303 341
Rank change year-on-year +17 +38 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Architect 45 32 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.44% 0.31% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.32% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 41 22 7
South West median annual salary £57,500 £62,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.63% +3.75% -7.69%
10th Percentile £40,411 £40,013 £57,450
90th Percentile £77,500 £84,375 £68,850
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 South West. 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
South West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 9,857 10,059 11,151
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.13% 96.74% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 8,125 8,457 9,401
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £61,250
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 South West

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

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 6 months to 23 January 2018.

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 6 months to 23 January 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
Somerset - 17 £41,626 - 2
Dorset -16 12 £70,000 -18.01%
Wiltshire +7 8 £57,500 -11.54% 2
Gloucestershire +17 3 £53,750 +10.26% 3
Bristol -19 3 £67,500 -10.00% 3
Data Architect
England

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

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

1 37 (82.22%) Data Modelling
2 25 (55.56%) Data Architecture
3 23 (51.11%) Data Management
4 18 (40.00%) Master Data Management
4 18 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (37.78%) Finance
6 16 (35.56%) SQL
6 16 (35.56%) Big Data
7 14 (31.11%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (31.11%) Data Analysis
8 13 (28.89%) Data Integration
9 12 (26.67%) Migration
9 12 (26.67%) Geospatial Data
9 12 (26.67%) Data Strategy
10 11 (24.44%) Data Security
10 11 (24.44%) TOGAF
10 11 (24.44%) Data Migration
11 10 (22.22%) Data Quality
12 9 (20.00%) Data Governance
12 9 (20.00%) NoSQL
13 8 (17.78%) Machine Learning
13 8 (17.78%) Data Structures
13 8 (17.78%) Data Engineering
13 8 (17.78%) GDPR
13 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering
13 8 (17.78%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (17.78%) ERwin
13 8 (17.78%) ETL
14 7 (15.56%) XML

Data Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) SMS
2 1 (2.22%) 802.11
2 1 (2.22%) Skype
2 1 (2.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (35.56%) Big Data
2 14 (31.11%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (26.67%) Geospatial Data
4 9 (20.00%) NoSQL
5 3 (6.67%) Data Mining
5 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
5 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (4.44%) Data Lake
6 2 (4.44%) Power BI
6 2 (4.44%) QlikView
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.22%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.22%) Riak
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) ERwin
2 1 (2.22%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 17 (37.78%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Electronics
2 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.44%) Marketing
2 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.56%) XML
2 4 (8.89%) JSON
2 4 (8.89%) REST
2 4 (8.89%) SOAP
2 4 (8.89%) Web Services
3 1 (2.22%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 18 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.78%) Data Structures
3 6 (13.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (13.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (82.22%) Data Modelling
2 25 (55.56%) Data Architecture
3 23 (51.11%) Data Management
4 18 (40.00%) Master Data Management
5 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (31.11%) Data Analysis
6 13 (28.89%) Data Integration
7 12 (26.67%) Data Strategy
7 12 (26.67%) Migration
8 11 (24.44%) Data Migration
8 11 (24.44%) Data Security
8 11 (24.44%) TOGAF
9 9 (20.00%) Data Governance
10 8 (17.78%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (17.78%) Data Engineering
10 8 (17.78%) ETL
10 8 (17.78%) Machine Learning
10 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering
11 7 (15.56%) Analytics
11 7 (15.56%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 16 (35.56%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) C
2 1 (2.22%) Java
2 1 (2.22%) Python
2 1 (2.22%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.22%) Data Quality
2 8 (17.78%) GDPR
3 1 (2.22%) HL7
3 1 (2.22%) SNOMED CT
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Ansible
1 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.44%) Capita
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle
2 2 (4.44%) SAP
3 1 (2.22%) Citrix
3 1 (2.22%) Cloudera
3 1 (2.22%) IBM
3 1 (2.22%) Informatica
3 1 (2.22%) SaltStack
3 1 (2.22%) Tableau