Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Lead Data Architect was £90,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

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

Lead Data Architect
UK
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1115 1209 1258
Rank change year-on-year +94 +49 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Data Architect 57 51 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.032% 0.025% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.026% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 51 45 49
UK median annual salary £90,000 £90,000 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.13% -21.52%
10th Percentile £67,500 £55,500 £56,750
90th Percentile £115,000 £110,000 £93,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £87,000 £69,154 £65,000
% change year-on-year +25.81% +6.39% -17.46%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 170266 195302 213660
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.00% 96.50% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 138590 164128 175213
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Lead Data Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Data Architect in the UK

Lead Data Architect
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Lead Data Architect in the UK

Lead Data Architect
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Data Architect over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Data Architect in the UK

Lead Data Architect
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Data Architect within the UK over the 6 months to 23 July 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
England +85 51 £90,000 - 1
London +41 29 £97,500 -2.50% 1
UK excluding London +65 23 £87,000 +25.81%
South East +95 21 £87,000 -3.33%
East of England +26 1 - -
Scotland +16 1 - -

Lead Data Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, Lead 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 featuring Lead Data Architect in the job title.

1 38 (66.67%) Analytics
2 32 (56.14%) Big Data
3 28 (49.12%) Data Architecture
4 27 (47.37%) Hadoop
5 24 (42.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 23 (40.35%) Data Modelling
6 23 (40.35%) Business Intelligence
7 22 (38.60%) NoSQL
8 21 (36.84%) Relational Database
8 21 (36.84%) ETL
9 20 (35.09%) Data Warehouse
9 20 (35.09%) Data Quality
10 16 (28.07%) Microsoft
11 15 (26.32%) Visualisation
12 14 (24.56%) SQL
13 13 (22.81%) TOGAF
13 13 (22.81%) Apache Hive
13 13 (22.81%) Data Lake
14 12 (21.05%) Data Governance
15 11 (19.30%) Data Visualisation
15 11 (19.30%) Data Management
15 11 (19.30%) Amazon AWS
15 11 (19.30%) OLAP
15 11 (19.30%) SAS
15 11 (19.30%) Migration
16 10 (17.54%) SQL Server
16 10 (17.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 10 (17.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 10 (17.54%) Enterprise Architecture
16 10 (17.54%) SQL Server Integration Services

Lead Data Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 11 (19.30%) SAS
2 6 (10.53%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.75%) Apache
3 1 (1.75%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.75%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 11 (19.30%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.51%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (3.51%) Azure Data Factory
4 2 (3.51%) Data Lake Analytics
5 1 (1.75%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Service Cloud
5 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (56.14%) Big Data
2 27 (47.37%) Hadoop
3 22 (38.60%) NoSQL
4 21 (36.84%) Relational Database
5 20 (35.09%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (22.81%) Apache Hive
6 13 (22.81%) Data Lake
7 11 (19.30%) OLAP
8 10 (17.54%) SQL Server
8 10 (17.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (17.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (17.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (14.04%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (10.53%) RDBMS
11 5 (8.77%) HBase
11 5 (8.77%) MongoDB
11 5 (8.77%) Power BI
12 4 (7.02%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
12 4 (7.02%) Pentaho
12 4 (7.02%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (15.79%) Banking
2 8 (14.04%) Finance
3 3 (5.26%) Dutch Language
3 3 (5.26%) French Language
3 3 (5.26%) German Language
3 3 (5.26%) Italian Language
3 3 (5.26%) Marketing
3 3 (5.26%) Spanish Language
4 2 (3.51%) Legal
4 2 (3.51%) Retail
5 1 (1.75%) Games
5 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) Kafka
2 6 (10.53%) SOAP
2 6 (10.53%) XML
3 5 (8.77%) Web Services
4 4 (7.02%) EDIFACT
4 4 (7.02%) iXBRL
4 4 (7.02%) JSON
4 4 (7.02%) RESTful
5 2 (3.51%) .NET
5 2 (3.51%) MDX
5 2 (3.51%) REST
6 1 (1.75%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) Data Structures
2 6 (10.53%) Public Cloud
3 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.02%) Reference Data
5 3 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (3.51%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.75%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.75%) Clustering
7 1 (1.75%) Equities
7 1 (1.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (66.67%) Analytics
2 28 (49.12%) Data Architecture
3 24 (42.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (40.35%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (40.35%) Data Modelling
5 21 (36.84%) ETL
6 15 (26.32%) Visualisation
7 13 (22.81%) TOGAF
8 12 (21.05%) Data Governance
9 11 (19.30%) Data Management
9 11 (19.30%) Data Visualisation
9 11 (19.30%) Migration
10 10 (17.54%) Business Analytics
10 10 (17.54%) Enterprise Architecture
11 9 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (15.79%) Data Integration
12 8 (14.04%) Data Analytics
12 8 (14.04%) Data Strategy
12 8 (14.04%) Machine Learning
13 7 (12.28%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.56%) SQL
2 7 (12.28%) Java
2 7 (12.28%) R
3 5 (8.77%) T-SQL
4 4 (7.02%) ABAP
4 4 (7.02%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.51%) C#
5 2 (3.51%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 2 (3.51%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.75%) Perl
6 1 (1.75%) PHP
6 1 (1.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (10.53%) Degree
2 4 (7.02%) CITP
3 3 (5.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (35.09%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.51%) GDPR
3 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Apache Flume
1 1 (1.75%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (28.07%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.79%) Tableau
2 9 (15.79%) Teradata
3 7 (12.28%) Google
3 7 (12.28%) IBM
3 7 (12.28%) Oracle
4 6 (10.53%) Hortonworks
5 4 (7.02%) Cloudera
5 4 (7.02%) Informatica
5 4 (7.02%) SAP
6 2 (3.51%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.75%) GoldenSource
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