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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 131 88 76
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 47 106 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.32% 2.81% 3.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 2.91% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 30 61 64
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,350 £32,500 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +1.19%
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
3390 3645 2486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 95.17% 96.66% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2690 2809 1915
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 2015.

DBA Salary Histogram in Leeds

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 93 (93.00%) SQL
2 86 (86.00%) SQL Server
3 63 (63.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 54 (54.00%) T-SQL
5 48 (48.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 45 (45.00%) Microsoft
7 36 (36.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 35 (35.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 31 (31.00%) Data Warehouse
10 27 (27.00%) Performance Tuning
11 24 (24.00%) Replication
12 23 (23.00%) ETL
13 22 (22.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 21 (21.00%) Clustering
15 19 (19.00%) SQL Server 2005
16 18 (18.00%) Windows
16 18 (18.00%) Relational Database
17 17 (17.00%) Database Security
18 16 (16.00%) .NET
18 16 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
19 15 (15.00%) MS Excel
19 15 (15.00%) Finance
20 11 (11.00%) Team Foundation Server
20 11 (11.00%) Oracle
21 10 (10.00%) JBoss
22 9 (9.00%) DTS
22 9 (9.00%) Linux
22 9 (9.00%) Apple
22 9 (9.00%) Sony
22 9 (9.00%) Disaster Recovery

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 10 (10.00%) JBoss
2 4 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.00%) OpenEdge
3 2 (2.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (15.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.00%) SAN
2 1 (1.00%) Intranet
2 1 (1.00%) Internet
2 1 (1.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (86.00%) SQL Server
2 63 (63.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 48 (48.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 36 (36.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 35 (35.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 31 (31.00%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (22.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 19 (19.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 18 (18.00%) Relational Database
10 9 (9.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 9 (9.00%) DTS
11 7 (7.00%) RDBMS
11 7 (7.00%) Oracle Database
12 6 (6.00%) MySQL
13 4 (4.00%) JasperReports
13 4 (4.00%) NoSQL
14 3 (3.00%) Oracle Database 11g
14 3 (3.00%) BusinessObjects
14 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2000
14 3 (3.00%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 11 (11.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (8.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (15.00%) Finance
2 3 (3.00%) Games
3 2 (2.00%) Law
4 1 (1.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.00%) .NET
2 5 (5.00%) COM
3 2 (2.00%) MSMQ
3 2 (2.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 24 (24.00%) Replication
2 21 (21.00%) Clustering
3 9 (9.00%) BBC
3 9 (9.00%) Social Media
4 5 (5.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.00%) Windows
2 9 (9.00%) Linux
3 4 (4.00%) UNIX
4 3 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.00%) Solaris
6 1 (1.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.00%) Performance Tuning
2 23 (23.00%) ETL
3 17 (17.00%) Database Security
4 16 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (9.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (6.00%) E-Commerce
7 5 (5.00%) ITIL
7 5 (5.00%) Migration
7 5 (5.00%) Release Management
7 5 (5.00%) Unit Testing
8 4 (4.00%) Database Tuning
9 3 (3.00%) DevOps
9 3 (3.00%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (3.00%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (3.00%) Automated Testing
9 3 (3.00%) Configuration Management
10 2 (2.00%) Project Management
10 2 (2.00%) Coaching
10 2 (2.00%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (2.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 93 (93.00%) SQL
2 54 (54.00%) T-SQL
3 7 (7.00%) C#
3 7 (7.00%) VB.NET
4 6 (6.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (4.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (8.00%) Degree
2 5 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.00%) MCDBA
4 2 (2.00%) MCTS
4 2 (2.00%) MCITP
5 1 (1.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.00%) MCSA
5 1 (1.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (6.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (4.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (4.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (4.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 45 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.00%) Oracle
3 9 (9.00%) Apple
3 9 (9.00%) Sony
3 9 (9.00%) Yahoo!
3 9 (9.00%) Google
3 9 (9.00%) Facebook
4 4 (4.00%) VMware
5 3 (3.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.00%) NetApp
7 1 (1.00%) Cisco
7 1 (1.00%) IBM
7 1 (1.00%) Citrix
7 1 (1.00%) EnterpriseDB
7 1 (1.00%) Percona
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Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £35k - 40k per year + 20% Bonus, pension
Posted: 22 days ago