The first table below looks at the demand for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 89 81 81
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 21 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.27% 0.82% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 0.86% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 13
Average salary £47,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.90% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,400 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,100 £48,400 £47,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1582 1049 1352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.42% 95.54% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1017 608 1020
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
DBA
Scotland

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DBA in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 18 April 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (60.71%) SQL
2 24 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 24 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 24 (42.86%) Finance
3 22 (39.29%) SQL Server
4 21 (37.50%) Oracle
4 21 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 19 (33.93%) Oracle Database
6 18 (32.14%) Performance Tuning
7 17 (30.36%) Oracle Database 11g
8 16 (28.57%) Oracle RAC
9 14 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 14 (25.00%) UNIX
10 13 (23.21%) T-SQL
11 12 (21.43%) Linux
11 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
11 12 (21.43%) Migration
11 12 (21.43%) PowerShell
12 11 (19.64%) Performance Improvement
12 11 (19.64%) Change Management
12 11 (19.64%) PL/SQL
13 10 (17.86%) C#
13 10 (17.86%) HTML
13 10 (17.86%) ITIL
13 10 (17.86%) Shell Script
13 10 (17.86%) Data Guard
14 9 (16.07%) Banking
15 8 (14.29%) Relational Database
15 8 (14.29%) RDBMS
16 7 (12.50%) Information Security

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (3.57%) IIS
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.79%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 24 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 22 (39.29%) SQL Server
3 21 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 19 (33.93%) Oracle Database
5 17 (30.36%) Oracle Database 11g
6 14 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 8 (14.29%) Relational Database
7 8 (14.29%) RDBMS
8 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (10.71%) Oracle9i Database
8 6 (10.71%) DB2
9 5 (8.93%) MySQL
9 5 (8.93%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (5.36%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (5.36%) DTS
11 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (1.79%) OLTP
General
1 24 (42.86%) Finance
2 9 (16.07%) Banking
3 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.86%) HTML
2 4 (7.14%) LAMP
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Clustering
1 5 (8.93%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.36%) Replication
3 3 (5.36%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.79%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.79%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.00%) UNIX
2 12 (21.43%) Linux
3 6 (10.71%) Windows
4 4 (7.14%) zOS
5 1 (1.79%) AIX
5 1 (1.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (21.43%) Migration
3 11 (19.64%) Performance Improvement
3 11 (19.64%) Change Management
4 10 (17.86%) ITIL
5 7 (12.50%) Information Security
6 5 (8.93%) Performance Management
7 4 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (7.14%) Change Control
7 4 (7.14%) Web Development
7 4 (7.14%) Incident Management
7 4 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.36%) ETL
8 3 (5.36%) Scrum
8 3 (5.36%) Resource Management
8 3 (5.36%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (5.36%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (5.36%) Data Transformation
9 2 (3.57%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (60.71%) SQL
2 13 (23.21%) T-SQL
3 12 (21.43%) PowerShell
4 11 (19.64%) PL/SQL
5 10 (17.86%) C#
5 10 (17.86%) Shell Script
6 4 (7.14%) Python
6 4 (7.14%) Java
6 4 (7.14%) C++
6 4 (7.14%) PHP
7 3 (5.36%) VB
8 1 (1.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (28.57%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 10 (17.86%) Data Guard
2 3 (5.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 21 (37.50%) Oracle
2 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.14%) IBM
4 3 (5.36%) Sun
5 1 (1.79%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.79%) Remedy
5 1 (1.79%) BMC
5 1 (1.79%) Vertica
Edinburgh
ITHR 752
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago