The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 87 61 82
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 3 44 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.27% 3.09% 1.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 3.24% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3 28 22
Median salary £30,000 £39,335 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.73% -28.48%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
DBA
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1059 1360 1422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.58% 95.57% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 689 861 940
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

DBA
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

DBA Salary Trend in Edinburgh

DBA
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

DBA Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Edinburgh region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 17 (85.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (80.00%) SQL
3 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (55.00%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (40.00%) Replication
6 8 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (35.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (35.00%) MySQL
7 7 (35.00%) Windows
7 7 (35.00%) Data Centre
8 5 (25.00%) Clustering
9 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
10 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
11 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
11 2 (10.00%) .NET
11 2 (10.00%) MCSE
11 2 (10.00%) MCSA
12 1 (5.00%) MCDBA
12 1 (5.00%) Perl
12 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
12 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
12 1 (5.00%) Oracle
12 1 (5.00%) Finance
12 1 (5.00%) Migration
12 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (85.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (35.00%) MySQL
5 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
7 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
1 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Replication
2 7 (35.00%) Data Centre
3 5 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
1 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (35.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (5.00%) Migration
3 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.00%) Perl
3 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) MCSA
2 2 (10.00%) MCSE
3 1 (5.00%) MCDBA
3 1 (5.00%) MCITP
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Teradata
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
TDA Group
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + On Call + Bonus
Posted: 25 days ago