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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 58 - 53
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 11 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.71% - 2.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.77% - 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 14
Average salary £38,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
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
623 532 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 96.89% 95.86% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 537 421 477
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 27 January 2015.

DBA Salary Histogram in Coventry

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 36 (100.00%) SQL
2 20 (55.56%) Oracle
3 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
3 14 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
4 13 (36.11%) Windows
5 12 (33.33%) Linux
6 10 (27.78%) DB2
7 9 (25.00%) Data Modelling
7 9 (25.00%) Data Analysis
8 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
9 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
9 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (19.44%) MCTS
9 7 (19.44%) MCITP
9 7 (19.44%) Relational Database
10 6 (16.67%) Database Tuning
11 5 (13.89%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database
12 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
12 4 (11.11%) Clustering
13 3 (8.33%) Finance
13 3 (8.33%) Scrum
13 3 (8.33%) Replication
13 3 (8.33%) Unicenter
13 3 (8.33%) Tivoli
13 3 (8.33%) Control-M
13 3 (8.33%) Nagios
13 3 (8.33%) RDBMS
13 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
13 3 (8.33%) Python

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (8.33%) IIS
1 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 10 (27.78%) DB2
3 7 (19.44%) Relational Database
4 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database
5 3 (8.33%) RDBMS
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) .NET
1 3 (8.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Clustering
2 3 (8.33%) Replication
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (36.11%) Windows
2 12 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 9 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 6 (16.67%) Database Tuning
4 5 (13.89%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (8.33%) Kanban
6 3 (8.33%) ITIL
6 3 (8.33%) Software Deployment
6 3 (8.33%) Scrum
6 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.33%) DevOps
7 1 (2.78%) Line Management
7 1 (2.78%) CRM
7 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (8.33%) Python
2 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (8.33%) Perl
3 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (19.44%) MCTS
1 7 (19.44%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Unicenter
1 3 (8.33%) Tivoli
1 3 (8.33%) Control-M
1 3 (8.33%) Nagios
1 3 (8.33%) BladeLogic
1 3 (8.33%) Ansible
2 1 (2.78%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 20 (55.56%) Oracle
2 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) Sybase
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