The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 75 85 73
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 115 92 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.21% 2.94% 3.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.30% 3.05% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 66 58 72
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £32,200 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -1.77%
DBA
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3488 3014 2775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.21% 96.17% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2736 2398 2358
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 November 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Leeds

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 124 (56.36%) SQL Server
2 100 (45.45%) SQL
3 88 (40.00%) Oracle
4 79 (35.91%) Oracle Database
5 76 (34.55%) Performance Tuning
6 68 (30.91%) Data Warehouse
7 58 (26.36%) T-SQL
8 52 (23.64%) E-Commerce
9 50 (22.73%) N-Tier
9 50 (22.73%) MySQL
10 49 (22.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 47 (21.36%) Oracle RAC
11 47 (21.36%) MS Excel
12 41 (18.64%) ETL
13 38 (17.27%) OLTP
14 36 (16.36%) Relational Database
15 34 (15.45%) RDBMS
15 34 (15.45%) UNIX
15 34 (15.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 33 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 32 (14.55%) Windows
18 31 (14.09%) Microsoft
18 31 (14.09%) Disaster Recovery
19 30 (13.64%) Linux
19 30 (13.64%) Data Guard
19 30 (13.64%) Oracle Database 11g
19 30 (13.64%) Operations Management
19 30 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
20 29 (13.18%) PostgreSQL
21 28 (12.73%) Finance

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 12 (5.45%) WebLogic
2 5 (2.27%) Apache
3 3 (1.36%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.36%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (1.36%) Oracle 10gAS
4 2 (0.91%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 47 (21.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.91%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (0.91%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.91%) HTTPS
1 2 (0.91%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (56.36%) SQL Server
2 79 (35.91%) Oracle Database
3 68 (30.91%) Data Warehouse
4 50 (22.73%) MySQL
5 49 (22.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 38 (17.27%) OLTP
7 36 (16.36%) Relational Database
8 34 (15.45%) RDBMS
8 34 (15.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 33 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 30 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
10 30 (13.64%) Oracle Database 11g
11 29 (13.18%) PostgreSQL
12 26 (11.82%) Informix
13 23 (10.45%) SQL Server 2008
14 20 (9.09%) Riak
15 18 (8.18%) Oracle Reports
15 18 (8.18%) Oracle Database 10g
16 10 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
17 8 (3.64%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 11 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.82%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (1.36%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.91%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.91%) Subversion
General
1 28 (12.73%) Finance
2 6 (2.73%) Retail
3 2 (0.91%) Automotive
4 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.36%) MDX
2 11 (5.00%) COM
3 3 (1.36%) .NET
3 3 (1.36%) LAMP
4 2 (0.91%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.91%) Java EE
4 2 (0.91%) HTML
4 2 (0.91%) CSS
4 2 (0.91%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 50 (22.73%) N-Tier
2 24 (10.91%) Replication
2 24 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (9.09%) Clustering
4 7 (3.18%) Statistics
5 1 (0.45%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 34 (15.45%) UNIX
2 32 (14.55%) Windows
3 30 (13.64%) Linux
4 4 (1.82%) Solaris
5 2 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.45%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (34.55%) Performance Tuning
2 52 (23.64%) E-Commerce
3 41 (18.64%) ETL
4 31 (14.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 30 (13.64%) Operations Management
6 21 (9.55%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (8.64%) Mentoring
8 17 (7.73%) Database Security
9 16 (7.27%) Change Data Capture
9 16 (7.27%) ITIL
10 15 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (5.45%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (4.55%) Configuration Management
13 9 (4.09%) Problem Management
14 8 (3.64%) Migration
15 7 (3.18%) Continuous Integration
15 7 (3.18%) Database Tuning
15 7 (3.18%) Automated Testing
15 7 (3.18%) DevOps
16 6 (2.73%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 100 (45.45%) SQL
2 58 (26.36%) T-SQL
3 14 (6.36%) Shell Script
4 11 (5.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (1.82%) C#
5 4 (1.82%) PHP
6 2 (0.91%) C
6 2 (0.91%) Java
6 2 (0.91%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (8.18%) OCP
1 18 (8.18%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (2.27%) Degree
3 3 (1.36%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.91%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.91%) MCTS
4 2 (0.91%) MCITP
5 1 (0.45%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 47 (21.36%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (5.45%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 30 (13.64%) Data Guard
2 14 (6.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (1.36%) Puppet
3 3 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 88 (40.00%) Oracle
2 31 (14.09%) Microsoft
3 20 (9.09%) EnterpriseDB
4 4 (1.82%) Tableau
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