The median annual salary for a Data Architect was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Data Architect
England / West Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 228 209
Rank change year-on-year +28 -19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Architect 31 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.60% 0.28% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.29% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 9
Median salary £57,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.85% +3.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £56,500 £61,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £66,250 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +1.92% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5022 5865 5572
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.88% 96.29% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4254 4605 4626
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Data Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Architect in the West Midlands

Data Architect
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Data Architect in the West Midlands

Data Architect
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Architect in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Architect in the West Midlands

Data Architect
Job Locations in the West 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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Warwickshire - 15 £42,500 -
Birmingham +5 8 £70,000 +12.00% 1
Coventry - 8 £57,500 - 1
Data Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 West Midlands region featuring Data Architect in the job title.

1 33 (63.46%) Data Modelling
2 25 (48.08%) XML
3 24 (46.15%) Finance
4 23 (44.23%) Data Governance
5 22 (42.31%) Logical Data Model
6 21 (40.38%) XML Messaging
7 18 (34.62%) TOGAF
7 18 (34.62%) UML
8 16 (30.77%) Management Information System
8 16 (30.77%) Physical Data Model
9 13 (25.00%) Data Strategy
10 11 (21.15%) Data Quality
11 10 (19.23%) Data Migration
11 10 (19.23%) Migration
12 9 (17.31%) Oracle
12 9 (17.31%) Data Acquisition
13 8 (15.38%) Kimball Methodology
13 8 (15.38%) Inmon Methodology
13 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
14 7 (13.46%) SQL
14 7 (13.46%) Data Architecture
15 6 (11.54%) Change Control
15 6 (11.54%) Data Management
15 6 (11.54%) DB2
15 6 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
15 6 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
15 6 (11.54%) Service Delivery
15 6 (11.54%) Relational Database
15 6 (11.54%) Data Centre
15 6 (11.54%) Presales

Data Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) Firewall
1 1 (1.92%) VLAN
1 1 (1.92%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (11.54%) DB2
2 6 (11.54%) Relational Database
3 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database
4 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (7.69%) Oracle9i Database
4 4 (7.69%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.85%) OLTP
General
1 24 (46.15%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Banking
2 3 (5.77%) Retail
3 2 (3.85%) Military
4 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (48.08%) XML
2 21 (40.38%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.77%) Management Information System
2 6 (11.54%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.77%) CCTV
4 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.92%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (63.46%) Data Modelling
2 23 (44.23%) Data Governance
3 22 (42.31%) Logical Data Model
4 18 (34.62%) TOGAF
4 18 (34.62%) UML
5 16 (30.77%) Physical Data Model
6 13 (25.00%) Data Strategy
7 10 (19.23%) Data Migration
7 10 (19.23%) Migration
8 9 (17.31%) Data Acquisition
9 8 (15.38%) Inmon Methodology
9 8 (15.38%) Kimball Methodology
10 7 (13.46%) Data Architecture
11 6 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (11.54%) Change Control
11 6 (11.54%) Data Management
11 6 (11.54%) Presales
11 6 (11.54%) Service Delivery
12 5 (9.62%) Business Analysis
12 5 (9.62%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.46%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (21.15%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.92%) COBIT
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) Oracle
2 1 (1.92%) Avaya
2 1 (1.92%) Cisco
2 1 (1.92%) Mitel
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
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