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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 142 92 79
Rank change year-on-year
-50 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 44 106 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.26% 2.90% 3.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 2.98% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 30 68 56
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +19.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,326 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +7.31%
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
3341 3562 2443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 95.81% 97.30% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2633 2837 1864
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 27 July 2015.

DBA Salary Histogram in Leeds

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 111 (93.28%) SQL Server
2 110 (92.44%) SQL
3 68 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 67 (56.30%) T-SQL
5 53 (44.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 52 (43.70%) Microsoft
7 49 (41.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 39 (32.77%) SQL Server 2012
9 31 (26.05%) Replication
10 30 (25.21%) ETL
11 29 (24.37%) Data Warehouse
11 29 (24.37%) SQL Server 2005
12 28 (23.53%) Database Security
13 27 (22.69%) Clustering
14 26 (21.85%) Performance Tuning
15 21 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 21 (17.65%) Finance
16 20 (16.81%) MS Excel
17 19 (15.97%) .NET
18 18 (15.13%) Relational Database
19 15 (12.61%) DevOps
19 15 (12.61%) Business Intelligence
19 15 (12.61%) Continuous Integration
20 12 (10.08%) Windows
21 10 (8.40%) JBoss
21 10 (8.40%) RDBMS
21 10 (8.40%) Configuration Management
21 10 (8.40%) Automated Testing
22 9 (7.56%) Yahoo!
22 9 (7.56%) Google

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 (8.40%) JBoss
2 4 (3.36%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.68%) OpenEdge
3 2 (1.68%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (16.81%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.84%) SAN
1 1 (0.84%) Intranet
1 1 (0.84%) Internet
1 1 (0.84%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (93.28%) SQL Server
2 68 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 53 (44.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 49 (41.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 39 (32.77%) SQL Server 2012
6 29 (24.37%) SQL Server 2005
6 29 (24.37%) Data Warehouse
7 21 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 18 (15.13%) Relational Database
9 10 (8.40%) RDBMS
10 9 (7.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 8 (6.72%) DTS
12 5 (4.20%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (4.20%) Oracle Database
13 4 (3.36%) JasperReports
13 4 (3.36%) SQL Server 2000
14 2 (1.68%) Data Mining
14 2 (1.68%) OLAP
14 2 (1.68%) Oracle9i Database
14 2 (1.68%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (5.88%) Visual Studio
1 7 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.52%) Oracle APEX
General
1 21 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (1.68%) Law
2 2 (1.68%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.97%) .NET
2 5 (4.20%) COM
3 2 (1.68%) MDX
3 2 (1.68%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 31 (26.05%) Replication
2 27 (22.69%) Clustering
3 9 (7.56%) BBC
3 9 (7.56%) Social Media
4 5 (4.20%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.84%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.84%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.08%) Windows
2 4 (3.36%) Linux
3 2 (1.68%) Solaris
3 2 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.84%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (25.21%) ETL
2 28 (23.53%) Database Security
3 26 (21.85%) Performance Tuning
4 15 (12.61%) DevOps
4 15 (12.61%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (12.61%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (8.40%) Configuration Management
5 10 (8.40%) Automated Testing
6 8 (6.72%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (5.04%) Database Mirroring
8 5 (4.20%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (4.20%) Database Tuning
8 5 (4.20%) Release Management
8 5 (4.20%) Unit Testing
8 5 (4.20%) Migration
9 4 (3.36%) ITIL
9 4 (3.36%) Performance Analysis
10 2 (1.68%) ETL Development
10 2 (1.68%) E-Commerce
10 2 (1.68%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 110 (92.44%) SQL
2 67 (56.30%) T-SQL
3 7 (5.88%) C#
4 6 (5.04%) VB
4 6 (5.04%) VB.NET
5 4 (3.36%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.52%) VB6
6 3 (2.52%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.84%) C
7 1 (0.84%) C++
7 1 (0.84%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (5.04%) Degree
2 1 (0.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.04%) SLA
2 1 (0.84%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.68%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 52 (43.70%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.56%) Apple
2 9 (7.56%) Sony
2 9 (7.56%) Yahoo!
2 9 (7.56%) Google
2 9 (7.56%) Facebook
3 6 (5.04%) Oracle
4 3 (2.52%) VMware
5 2 (1.68%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.84%) Percona
6 1 (0.84%) Teradata
6 1 (0.84%) Cisco
6 1 (0.84%) IBM
6 1 (0.84%) Citrix
6 1 (0.84%) NetApp
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 (dependent on experiance)
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £80000 per annum + Career Progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago