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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 54 61 59
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 22 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.59% 1.20% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.69% 1.24% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 7
Average salary £45,000 £48,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.73% +28.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £45,650 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £50,850 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -1.77%
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
597 563 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 97.39% 96.40% 94.86%
Number of salaries quoted 539 451 460
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 26 November 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Coventry

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 34 (77.27%) SQL
2 30 (68.18%) Oracle
3 17 (38.64%) Windows
4 16 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (34.09%) Linux
5 15 (34.09%) SQL Server
5 15 (34.09%) Oracle Database
6 14 (31.82%) DB2
7 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 10 (22.73%) Data Guard
9 8 (18.18%) Finance
9 8 (18.18%) Relational Database
10 7 (15.91%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (13.64%) RDBMS
11 6 (13.64%) Data Modelling
11 6 (13.64%) Database Tuning
11 6 (13.64%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (13.64%) Clustering
11 6 (13.64%) Data Analysis
12 5 (11.36%) Oracle RMAN
12 5 (11.36%) MCTS
12 5 (11.36%) MCITP
12 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
13 4 (9.09%) Middleware
13 4 (9.09%) WebLogic
13 4 (9.09%) Solaris
13 4 (9.09%) Software Engineering
14 3 (6.82%) Replication
15 2 (4.55%) Oracle EBS

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 2 (4.55%) IIS
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.09%) SQL Server
1 15 (34.09%) Oracle Database
2 14 (31.82%) DB2
3 8 (18.18%) Relational Database
4 6 (13.64%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (13.64%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (4.55%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) Middleware
2 1 (2.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Clustering
2 3 (6.82%) Replication
3 2 (4.55%) Fat Client
3 2 (4.55%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (38.64%) Windows
2 15 (34.09%) Linux
3 4 (9.09%) Solaris
4 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (15.91%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (13.64%) Database Tuning
3 6 (13.64%) Data Modelling
3 6 (13.64%) Data Analysis
4 4 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 2 (4.55%) Project Planning
5 2 (4.55%) ITIL
5 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.55%) Project Management
5 2 (4.55%) Service Management
5 2 (4.55%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (2.27%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.27%) E-business
6 1 (2.27%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 34 (77.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (11.36%) MCTS
2 5 (11.36%) MCITP
3 2 (4.55%) Degree
3 2 (4.55%) MCP
3 2 (4.55%) MCSE
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (22.73%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 30 (68.18%) Oracle
2 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.55%) Cisco
4 1 (2.27%) Netezza
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