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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 84 72 80
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 112 94 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.01% 3.54% 3.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.11% 3.70% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 67 69 71
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
3601 2538 2670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.67% 95.56% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2804 1960 2174
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Leeds

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 134 (58.26%) SQL Server
2 121 (52.61%) SQL
3 108 (46.96%) Oracle
4 96 (41.74%) Oracle Database
5 78 (33.91%) T-SQL
6 76 (33.04%) Performance Tuning
7 66 (28.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 58 (25.22%) Windows
9 54 (23.48%) Oracle RAC
10 51 (22.17%) MS Excel
11 50 (21.74%) Microsoft
12 42 (18.26%) MySQL
12 42 (18.26%) Oracle Database 11g
13 39 (16.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 37 (16.09%) UNIX
15 36 (15.65%) Data Warehouse
15 36 (15.65%) Data Guard
15 36 (15.65%) Relational Database
16 35 (15.22%) E-Commerce
17 34 (14.78%) RDBMS
18 33 (14.35%) N-Tier
18 33 (14.35%) PostgreSQL
19 32 (13.91%) SQL Server 2012
20 31 (13.48%) Oracle Database 10g
21 30 (13.04%) Linux
22 29 (12.61%) Informix
23 26 (11.30%) Business Intelligence
24 23 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
24 23 (10.00%) Riak
24 23 (10.00%) EnterpriseDB

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (9.13%) WebLogic
2 6 (2.61%) Oracle Application Server
3 5 (2.17%) OpenROAD
4 2 (0.87%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 51 (22.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.30%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.87%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.87%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.52%) SAN
1 15 (6.52%) NAS
2 5 (2.17%) Intranet
2 5 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (58.26%) SQL Server
2 96 (41.74%) Oracle Database
3 66 (28.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 42 (18.26%) Oracle Database 11g
4 42 (18.26%) MySQL
5 39 (16.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 36 (15.65%) Relational Database
6 36 (15.65%) Data Warehouse
7 34 (14.78%) RDBMS
8 33 (14.35%) PostgreSQL
9 32 (13.91%) SQL Server 2012
10 31 (13.48%) Oracle Database 10g
11 29 (12.61%) Informix
12 23 (10.00%) Riak
13 22 (9.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 20 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
15 18 (7.83%) Oracle Reports
16 13 (5.65%) OLTP
17 11 (4.78%) DB2
18 7 (3.04%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 19 (8.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (2.17%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (0.87%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.43%) ERwin
4 1 (0.43%) MSBuild
General
1 17 (7.39%) Finance
2 12 (5.22%) Banking
2 12 (5.22%) Retail
3 5 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.87%) Local Government
5 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.43%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (8.70%) MDX
2 14 (6.09%) COM
3 8 (3.48%) .NET
4 4 (1.74%) Oracle Streams
5 2 (0.87%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 33 (14.35%) N-Tier
2 13 (5.65%) Clustering
3 11 (4.78%) Replication
4 10 (4.35%) Mainframe
4 10 (4.35%) Statistics
5 6 (2.61%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 58 (25.22%) Windows
2 37 (16.09%) UNIX
3 30 (13.04%) Linux
4 9 (3.91%) zOS
5 4 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.43%) AIX
7 1 (0.43%) Solaris
7 1 (0.43%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (33.04%) Performance Tuning
2 35 (15.22%) E-Commerce
3 26 (11.30%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 21 (9.13%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (7.39%) ETL
7 16 (6.96%) Change Data Capture
8 15 (6.52%) Release Management
9 14 (6.09%) Data Modelling
10 13 (5.65%) Memory Management
11 12 (5.22%) High Availability
12 11 (4.78%) Operations Management
12 11 (4.78%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (3.91%) Root Cause Analysis
13 9 (3.91%) Incident Management
13 9 (3.91%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (3.04%) Database Security
15 6 (2.61%) Capacity Management
15 6 (2.61%) Database Tuning
15 6 (2.61%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 121 (52.61%) SQL
2 78 (33.91%) T-SQL
3 12 (5.22%) PL/SQL
4 5 (2.17%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.87%) C#
6 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (8.26%) Oracle Certification
2 18 (7.83%) OCP
3 10 (4.35%) Degree
4 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.91%) SLA
System Software
1 54 (23.48%) Oracle RAC
2 14 (6.09%) Oracle RMAN
3 10 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 36 (15.65%) Data Guard
2 18 (7.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 108 (46.96%) Oracle
2 50 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 23 (10.00%) EnterpriseDB
4 13 (5.65%) NetApp
5 9 (3.91%) IBM
6 3 (1.30%) VMware
7 2 (0.87%) SAP
8 1 (0.43%) HP
8 1 (0.43%) Red Hat
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