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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 50 58 56
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 18 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.93% 0.84% 1.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.00% 0.87% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 9
Average salary £42,500 £48,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.91% +37.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £45,650 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £50,850 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -
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
600 573 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 97.56% 96.79% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 535 454 426
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,050 £25,000
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 22 December 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Coventry

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 (81.82%) SQL
2 28 (63.64%) Oracle
3 17 (38.64%) Performance Tuning
4 14 (31.82%) SQL Server
5 13 (29.55%) DB2
5 13 (29.55%) Windows
5 13 (29.55%) Linux
5 13 (29.55%) Oracle Database
6 10 (22.73%) Relational Database
6 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
7 9 (20.45%) Data Modelling
7 9 (20.45%) Data Guard
7 9 (20.45%) Data Analysis
8 8 (18.18%) Finance
9 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
9 7 (15.91%) MCTS
9 7 (15.91%) MCITP
9 7 (15.91%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (13.64%) Database Tuning
10 6 (13.64%) RDBMS
11 5 (11.36%) Oracle RMAN
11 5 (11.36%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (9.09%) Software Engineering
12 4 (9.09%) Clustering
12 4 (9.09%) Middleware
12 4 (9.09%) WebLogic
13 3 (6.82%) Solaris
13 3 (6.82%) Replication
14 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 4 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 13 (29.55%) DB2
2 13 (29.55%) Oracle Database
3 10 (22.73%) Relational Database
4 6 (13.64%) RDBMS
5 5 (11.36%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) Middleware
2 1 (2.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Clustering
2 3 (6.82%) Replication
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (29.55%) Windows
1 13 (29.55%) Linux
2 3 (6.82%) Solaris
3 1 (2.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (20.45%) Data Modelling
2 9 (20.45%) Data Analysis
3 7 (15.91%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (13.64%) Database Tuning
5 4 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.27%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.27%) E-business
6 1 (2.27%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 36 (81.82%) SQL
2 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (15.91%) MCTS
1 7 (15.91%) MCITP
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (20.45%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 28 (63.64%) Oracle
2 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.27%) Netezza
3 1 (2.27%) Sybase
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