The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Fife 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank - 9 -
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 0 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife - 13.46% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 14.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Average salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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 Fife 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
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
35 50 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 76.09% 96.15% 98.21%
Number of salaries quoted 31 35 44
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £22,000 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

DBA
Salary Trend in Fife

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

DBA Salary Trend in Fife

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Fife 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 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) DTS
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Fife 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 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) DTS
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft