The first table below looks at the demand for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 31 July 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 Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 84 70 79
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 102 80 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.78% 3.10% 3.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.85% 3.25% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 64 56 70
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,250 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.22% +3.75%
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3573 2460 2442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.25% 95.31% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2830 1876 1986
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
DBA
West Yorkshire

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

DBA
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

DBA Salary Trend in Leeds

DBA
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Leeds

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 132 (60.55%) SQL Server
2 120 (55.05%) SQL
3 97 (44.50%) Oracle
4 87 (39.91%) Oracle Database
5 76 (34.86%) T-SQL
6 74 (33.94%) Performance Tuning
7 65 (29.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 51 (23.39%) Windows
8 51 (23.39%) MS Excel
9 50 (22.94%) Microsoft
10 47 (21.56%) Oracle RAC
11 41 (18.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 41 (18.81%) MySQL
12 38 (17.43%) Oracle Database 11g
13 33 (15.14%) Data Guard
13 33 (15.14%) SQL Server 2012
14 32 (14.68%) Relational Database
15 31 (14.22%) PostgreSQL
15 31 (14.22%) UNIX
15 31 (14.22%) RDBMS
16 30 (13.76%) Oracle Database 10g
17 29 (13.30%) E-Commerce
18 28 (12.84%) Linux
19 27 (12.39%) Informix
19 27 (12.39%) Data Warehouse
19 27 (12.39%) N-Tier
20 25 (11.47%) Business Intelligence
21 24 (11.01%) Disaster Recovery
22 23 (10.55%) Riak
22 23 (10.55%) EnterpriseDB

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 21 (9.63%) WebLogic
2 5 (2.29%) OpenROAD
2 5 (2.29%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 51 (23.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.29%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.38%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.92%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.92%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.88%) SAN
1 15 (6.88%) NAS
2 5 (2.29%) Intranet
2 5 (2.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (60.55%) SQL Server
2 87 (39.91%) Oracle Database
3 65 (29.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 41 (18.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 41 (18.81%) MySQL
5 38 (17.43%) Oracle Database 11g
6 33 (15.14%) SQL Server 2012
7 32 (14.68%) Relational Database
8 31 (14.22%) PostgreSQL
8 31 (14.22%) RDBMS
9 30 (13.76%) Oracle Database 10g
10 27 (12.39%) Informix
10 27 (12.39%) Data Warehouse
11 23 (10.55%) Riak
12 22 (10.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 20 (9.17%) SQL Server 2008
14 14 (6.42%) Oracle Reports
15 13 (5.96%) DB2
16 9 (4.13%) SQL Server 2005
17 8 (3.67%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 19 (8.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.38%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.46%) MSBuild
3 1 (0.46%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.46%) ERwin
General
1 14 (6.42%) Banking
2 13 (5.96%) Finance
3 12 (5.50%) Retail
4 7 (3.21%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.92%) Local Government
5 2 (0.92%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.46%) Back Office
6 1 (0.46%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (9.17%) MDX
2 14 (6.42%) COM
3 8 (3.67%) .NET
4 4 (1.83%) Oracle Streams
5 2 (0.92%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.46%) MapReduce
6 1 (0.46%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.39%) N-Tier
2 17 (7.80%) Replication
3 13 (5.96%) Clustering
4 12 (5.50%) Mainframe
5 10 (4.59%) Statistics
6 6 (2.75%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.46%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 51 (23.39%) Windows
2 31 (14.22%) UNIX
3 28 (12.84%) Linux
4 11 (5.05%) zOS
5 3 (1.38%) CentOS
5 3 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.46%) AIX
6 1 (0.46%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (33.94%) Performance Tuning
2 29 (13.30%) E-Commerce
3 25 (11.47%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (11.01%) Disaster Recovery
5 21 (9.63%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (6.88%) Release Management
6 15 (6.88%) Change Data Capture
7 14 (6.42%) Data Modelling
8 13 (5.96%) ETL
8 13 (5.96%) Memory Management
9 12 (5.50%) High Availability
10 11 (5.05%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (5.05%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (5.05%) Incident Management
10 11 (5.05%) Root Cause Analysis
11 9 (4.13%) Database Tuning
11 9 (4.13%) Database Security
12 7 (3.21%) Configuration Management
13 6 (2.75%) ITIL
13 6 (2.75%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 120 (55.05%) SQL
2 76 (34.86%) T-SQL
3 9 (4.13%) PL/SQL
4 3 (1.38%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.46%) sed
5 1 (0.46%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.46%) C#
5 1 (0.46%) PHP
5 1 (0.46%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.46%) AWK
5 1 (0.46%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (7.80%) Oracle Certification
2 15 (6.88%) OCP
3 10 (4.59%) Degree
4 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.46%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.46%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.05%) SLA
2 2 (0.92%) QA
System Software
1 47 (21.56%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (5.50%) Oracle RMAN
3 10 (4.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 33 (15.14%) Data Guard
2 16 (7.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 97 (44.50%) Oracle
2 50 (22.94%) Microsoft
3 23 (10.55%) EnterpriseDB
4 13 (5.96%) NetApp
5 11 (5.05%) IBM
6 3 (1.38%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.38%) VMware
7 2 (0.92%) SAP
7 2 (0.92%) Percona
8 1 (0.46%) HP
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