The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle 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 Oracle DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 84 87 85
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 22 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.56% 1.10% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 1.16% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 5
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
Oracle 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
1330 1383 1163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.26% 95.25% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 896 903 764
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,994 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Oracle DBA
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Oracle DBA Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Oracle DBA
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle DBA across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Oracle DBA Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Oracle 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 Oracle DBA in their job title.

1 40 (100.00%) Oracle
1 40 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 35 (87.50%) Oracle RAC
3 29 (72.50%) SQL Server
4 28 (70.00%) WebLogic
5 22 (55.00%) Oracle EBS
6 21 (52.50%) Data Guard
7 20 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
8 19 (47.50%) PL/SQL
8 19 (47.50%) SQL
8 19 (47.50%) Performance Tuning
9 17 (42.50%) Oracle Database 11g
10 16 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
10 16 (40.00%) Oracle Certification
11 15 (37.50%) Degree
11 15 (37.50%) OCP
12 14 (35.00%) Linux
13 13 (32.50%) SLA
13 13 (32.50%) Oracle 11i
13 13 (32.50%) Windows
14 12 (30.00%) Oracle BI EE
15 8 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
15 8 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
15 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
16 7 (17.50%) Oracle Reports
16 7 (17.50%) Oracle Discoverer
16 7 (17.50%) AIX
16 7 (17.50%) Solaris
16 7 (17.50%) UNIX
16 7 (17.50%) SOA

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Oracle 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 Oracle DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (70.00%) WebLogic
2 7 (17.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (12.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 5 (12.50%) Oracle Beehive
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 22 (55.00%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (32.50%) Oracle 11i
3 7 (17.50%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (17.50%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 29 (72.50%) SQL Server
3 17 (42.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 16 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 12 (30.00%) Oracle BI EE
6 8 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
6 8 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
7 7 (17.50%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (17.50%) Oracle Discoverer
8 5 (12.50%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 5 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (12.50%) Oracle Exadata
8 5 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
10 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
10 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
General
1 7 (17.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) Middleware
1 7 (17.50%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.50%) Clustering
1 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) Linux
2 13 (32.50%) Windows
3 7 (17.50%) AIX
3 7 (17.50%) Solaris
3 7 (17.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (17.50%) SOA
2 7 (17.50%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (12.50%) Migration
3 5 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.00%) Business Continuity
5 2 (5.00%) Database Tuning
5 2 (5.00%) Change Control
5 2 (5.00%) Capacity Management
5 2 (5.00%) Database Security
5 2 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (5.00%) ITIL
6 1 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.50%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (47.50%) PL/SQL
1 19 (47.50%) SQL
2 6 (15.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (40.00%) Oracle Certification
2 15 (37.50%) Degree
2 15 (37.50%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (32.50%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (87.50%) Oracle RAC
2 20 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (12.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 21 (52.50%) Data Guard
2 6 (15.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (5.00%) Foglight
Vendors
1 40 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.00%) Imperva
4 1 (2.50%) Sun
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago