The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 68 56 51
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 12 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.44% 2.07% 2.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% 2.18% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 9
Average salary £43,250 £49,000 £40,995
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.73% +19.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,650 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £52,500 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
DBA
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
784 596 616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 94.00% 94.75% 93.90%
Number of salaries quoted 643 510 471
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DBA in the job title across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

DBA
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DBA across the Coventry region.

DBA Salary Trend in Coventry

DBA
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

DBA Salary Histogram in Coventry

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry region that cited DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with DBA in their job title.

1 20 (95.24%) SQL
2 13 (61.90%) SQL Server
3 12 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (52.38%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (42.86%) MCTS
5 9 (42.86%) MCITP
5 9 (42.86%) Oracle
6 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
6 5 (23.81%) Windows
6 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
6 5 (23.81%) RDBMS
6 5 (23.81%) Clustering
6 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database
7 4 (19.05%) Replication
7 4 (19.05%) ITIL
7 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
7 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
8 3 (14.29%) Project Planning
8 3 (14.29%) BladeLogic
8 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (14.29%) Kanban
8 3 (14.29%) Ansible
8 3 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (14.29%) Software Deployment
8 3 (14.29%) Solaris
8 3 (14.29%) Linux
8 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
8 3 (14.29%) Python
8 3 (14.29%) Perl

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry region that cited DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) IIS
1 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.76%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) RDBMS
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database
2 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
1 3 (14.29%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Clustering
2 4 (19.05%) Replication
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Solaris
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (19.05%) ITIL
3 3 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (14.29%) Scrum
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (14.29%) Kanban
3 3 (14.29%) DevOps
3 3 (14.29%) Software Deployment
4 1 (4.76%) Line Management
4 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.76%) Database Tuning
4 1 (4.76%) Change Control
4 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
3 3 (14.29%) Perl
3 3 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (42.86%) MCTS
2 9 (42.86%) MCITP
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Unicenter
1 3 (14.29%) Tivoli
1 3 (14.29%) Control-M
1 3 (14.29%) Nagios
1 3 (14.29%) BladeLogic
1 3 (14.29%) Ansible
2 2 (9.52%) Data Guard
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) Netezza
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago