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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 97 84 65
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 75 111 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.13% 2.97% 3.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.19% 3.07% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 60 96 72
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
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
3419 3621 2681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.24% 96.77% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2707 2925 2168
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 28 April 2015.

DBA Salary Histogram in Leeds

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 117 (76.47%) SQL Server
2 110 (71.90%) SQL
3 73 (47.71%) T-SQL
4 62 (40.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 51 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 41 (26.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 39 (25.49%) ETL
7 39 (25.49%) Data Warehouse
8 37 (24.18%) Microsoft
9 36 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
10 35 (22.88%) SQL Server 2012
11 33 (21.57%) Replication
12 32 (20.92%) SQL Server 2005
13 31 (20.26%) Oracle
13 31 (20.26%) Oracle Database
14 30 (19.61%) Clustering
15 28 (18.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 27 (17.65%) Oracle RAC
17 24 (15.69%) RDBMS
17 24 (15.69%) Relational Database
18 23 (15.03%) Database Security
18 23 (15.03%) Finance
19 17 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
19 17 (11.11%) UNIX
19 17 (11.11%) Windows
19 17 (11.11%) DevOps
19 17 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
20 16 (10.46%) Linux
20 16 (10.46%) MS Excel
21 15 (9.80%) Analytical Skills

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (6.54%) WebLogic
2 4 (2.61%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.96%) JBoss
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 16 (10.46%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.65%) SAN
1 1 (0.65%) Intranet
1 1 (0.65%) Internet
1 1 (0.65%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (76.47%) SQL Server
2 62 (40.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 51 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 41 (26.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 39 (25.49%) Data Warehouse
6 35 (22.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 32 (20.92%) SQL Server 2005
8 31 (20.26%) Oracle Database
9 28 (18.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 24 (15.69%) Relational Database
10 24 (15.69%) RDBMS
11 17 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
12 14 (9.15%) Oracle Database 10g
13 13 (8.50%) Oracle Reports
14 9 (5.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 7 (4.58%) OLTP
16 5 (3.27%) Data Mining
16 5 (3.27%) OLAP
16 5 (3.27%) OLAP Cube
17 4 (2.61%) DTS
Development Applications
1 3 (1.96%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.65%) Jenkins
General
1 23 (15.03%) Finance
2 2 (1.31%) Banking
3 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.50%) .NET
2 8 (5.23%) MDX
3 2 (1.31%) Oracle Streams
4 1 (0.65%) HTML
4 1 (0.65%) COM
4 1 (0.65%) CSS
4 1 (0.65%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.65%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 33 (21.57%) Replication
2 30 (19.61%) Clustering
3 15 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.23%) BBC
4 8 (5.23%) Social Media
5 3 (1.96%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.96%) Statistics
5 3 (1.96%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 17 (11.11%) UNIX
1 17 (11.11%) Windows
2 16 (10.46%) Linux
3 1 (0.65%) zOS
3 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (25.49%) ETL
2 36 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
3 23 (15.03%) Database Security
4 17 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (11.11%) DevOps
5 14 (9.15%) Performance Monitoring
5 14 (9.15%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (8.50%) Mentoring
7 12 (7.84%) Automated Testing
8 11 (7.19%) Configuration Management
8 11 (7.19%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (5.88%) ITIL
10 8 (5.23%) Database Mirroring
11 5 (3.27%) Migration
12 4 (2.61%) Agile Software Development
13 3 (1.96%) Operations Management
13 3 (1.96%) E-Commerce
13 3 (1.96%) User Acceptance Testing
13 3 (1.96%) Change Data Capture
13 3 (1.96%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 110 (71.90%) SQL
2 73 (47.71%) T-SQL
3 5 (3.27%) VB
4 4 (2.61%) PL/SQL
5 3 (1.96%) VB6
6 2 (1.31%) Java
6 2 (1.31%) C
6 2 (1.31%) C#
7 1 (0.65%) C++
7 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (9.15%) Oracle Certification
2 13 (8.50%) OCP
3 6 (3.92%) Degree
4 3 (1.96%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.65%) MCTS
6 1 (0.65%) MCITP
6 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.65%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.31%) SLA
2 1 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 27 (17.65%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 14 (9.15%) Data Guard
2 11 (7.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (1.96%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (1.96%) Oracle Flashback
4 1 (0.65%) Puppet
4 1 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 37 (24.18%) Microsoft
2 31 (20.26%) Oracle
3 8 (5.23%) Apple
3 8 (5.23%) Sony
3 8 (5.23%) Yahoo!
3 8 (5.23%) Google
3 8 (5.23%) Facebook
4 1 (0.65%) Teradata
4 1 (0.65%) IBM
4 1 (0.65%) NetApp
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