The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Coventry region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 67 59 60
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 7 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.00% 1.83% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 1.93% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 5
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £35,750 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,800 £47,950 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
668 725 586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 95.16% 94.90% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 566 616 499
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £58,650
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of job ads across the Coventry region that featured DBA in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, DBA 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 Coventry region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle Database
2 9 (90.00%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (80.00%) Relational Database
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (80.00%) RDBMS
3 8 (80.00%) SQL
4 6 (60.00%) High Availability
5 5 (50.00%) .NET
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (40.00%) Finance
7 3 (30.00%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (30.00%) Data Guard
7 3 (30.00%) Internet
7 3 (30.00%) IIS
7 3 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (30.00%) Database Mirroring
7 3 (30.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (20.00%) Change Control
8 2 (20.00%) Unix
8 2 (20.00%) Solaris
8 2 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 2 (20.00%) MSI
8 2 (20.00%) Reference Data

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 3 (30.00%) IIS
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (80.00%) RDBMS
2 8 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MSI
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Solaris
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (60.00%) High Availability
3 3 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (30.00%) Database Mirroring
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (20.00%) Change Control
5 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Data Guard
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) JD Edwards
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) Siebel