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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 87 82 92
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 103 83 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.73% 3.07% 2.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.82% 3.21% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 69 61 58
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+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
3648 2587 2755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.87% 95.74% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2795 2070 2296
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 October 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Leeds

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (56.62%) SQL Server
2 106 (48.40%) Oracle
3 102 (46.58%) SQL
4 94 (42.92%) Oracle Database
5 72 (32.88%) Performance Tuning
6 62 (28.31%) T-SQL
7 57 (26.03%) MySQL
8 55 (25.11%) Oracle RAC
9 52 (23.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 49 (22.37%) MS Excel
11 48 (21.92%) Data Warehouse
12 47 (21.46%) E-Commerce
13 46 (21.00%) Windows
14 45 (20.55%) N-Tier
15 39 (17.81%) Oracle Database 11g
15 39 (17.81%) Data Guard
16 38 (17.35%) UNIX
17 37 (16.89%) Microsoft
18 35 (15.98%) Relational Database
19 33 (15.07%) RDBMS
19 33 (15.07%) PostgreSQL
20 32 (14.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 32 (14.61%) Linux
21 29 (13.24%) Informix
22 25 (11.42%) OLTP
22 25 (11.42%) Oracle Database 10g
23 23 (10.50%) Disaster Recovery
23 23 (10.50%) Operations Management
23 23 (10.50%) Riak
23 23 (10.50%) SQL Server 2012

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 16 (7.31%) WebLogic
2 5 (2.28%) Apache
2 5 (2.28%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (1.37%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.37%) Oracle 10gAS
4 2 (0.91%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 49 (22.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.28%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.37%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.91%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.91%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.74%) SAN
1 6 (2.74%) NAS
2 2 (0.91%) HTTPS
2 2 (0.91%) DAB
2 2 (0.91%) Intranet
2 2 (0.91%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (56.62%) SQL Server
2 94 (42.92%) Oracle Database
3 57 (26.03%) MySQL
4 52 (23.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 48 (21.92%) Data Warehouse
6 39 (17.81%) Oracle Database 11g
7 35 (15.98%) Relational Database
8 33 (15.07%) RDBMS
8 33 (15.07%) PostgreSQL
9 32 (14.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 29 (13.24%) Informix
11 25 (11.42%) OLTP
11 25 (11.42%) Oracle Database 10g
12 23 (10.50%) Riak
12 23 (10.50%) SQL Server 2012
12 23 (10.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 17 (7.76%) Oracle Reports
14 15 (6.85%) SQL Server 2008
15 8 (3.65%) Couchbase
15 8 (3.65%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (7.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (2.74%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (0.91%) Subversion
3 2 (0.91%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (10.05%) Finance
2 9 (4.11%) Retail
3 7 (3.20%) Banking
4 2 (0.91%) Automotive
4 2 (0.91%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.46%) Back Office
5 1 (0.46%) Local Government
5 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.94%) MDX
2 12 (5.48%) COM
3 5 (2.28%) .NET
4 4 (1.83%) Oracle Streams
5 3 (1.37%) LAMP
6 2 (0.91%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 45 (20.55%) N-Tier
2 22 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (7.76%) Clustering
4 14 (6.39%) Replication
5 6 (2.74%) Statistics
6 5 (2.28%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.37%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 46 (21.00%) Windows
2 38 (17.35%) UNIX
3 32 (14.61%) Linux
4 5 (2.28%) zOS
5 4 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.37%) Solaris
7 2 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (32.88%) Performance Tuning
2 47 (21.46%) E-Commerce
3 23 (10.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 23 (10.50%) Operations Management
4 20 (9.13%) ETL
5 19 (8.68%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (7.31%) Mentoring
7 14 (6.39%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (6.39%) Change Data Capture
8 13 (5.94%) Release Management
9 12 (5.48%) Data Modelling
10 9 (4.11%) Database Security
11 8 (3.65%) ITIL
12 7 (3.20%) Coaching
13 6 (2.74%) B2C
13 6 (2.74%) High Availability
14 5 (2.28%) Database Tuning
14 5 (2.28%) Configuration Management
14 5 (2.28%) SOA
14 5 (2.28%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 102 (46.58%) SQL
2 62 (28.31%) T-SQL
3 15 (6.85%) Shell Script
4 14 (6.39%) PL/SQL
5 4 (1.83%) PHP
6 2 (0.91%) C#
7 1 (0.46%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (7.76%) OCP
1 17 (7.76%) Oracle Certification
2 8 (3.65%) Degree
3 1 (0.46%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.46%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 55 (25.11%) Oracle RAC
2 20 (9.13%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (1.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 39 (17.81%) Data Guard
2 17 (7.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 106 (48.40%) Oracle
2 37 (16.89%) Microsoft
3 23 (10.50%) EnterpriseDB
4 4 (1.83%) NetApp
4 4 (1.83%) IBM
4 4 (1.83%) Tableau
5 2 (0.91%) VMware
6 1 (0.46%) HP
6 1 (0.46%) SAP
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