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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 82 85 76
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 104 92 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.04% 2.85% 3.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.13% 2.96% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 65 58 69
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -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
3320 3109 2855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.08% 96.19% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2656 2436 2451
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 19 December 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Leeds

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 105 (49.76%) SQL Server
2 96 (45.50%) SQL
3 83 (39.34%) Oracle
4 74 (35.07%) Oracle Database
5 68 (32.23%) Data Warehouse
6 64 (30.33%) Performance Tuning
7 57 (27.01%) Oracle RAC
8 53 (25.12%) T-SQL
9 42 (19.91%) ETL
10 40 (18.96%) UNIX
10 40 (18.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 39 (18.48%) E-Commerce
12 38 (18.01%) Relational Database
12 38 (18.01%) OLTP
12 38 (18.01%) N-Tier
13 36 (17.06%) Linux
13 36 (17.06%) RDBMS
14 35 (16.59%) MySQL
14 35 (16.59%) Data Guard
15 34 (16.11%) Oracle Database 11g
16 32 (15.17%) Windows
17 30 (14.22%) Disaster Recovery
17 30 (14.22%) Operations Management
17 30 (14.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 29 (13.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 29 (13.74%) MS Excel
18 29 (13.74%) Analytical Skills
19 28 (13.27%) Finance
20 24 (11.37%) Replication
20 24 (11.37%) Oracle Certification

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 15 (7.11%) WebLogic
2 5 (2.37%) Apache
3 3 (1.42%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.42%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (1.42%) Oracle 10gAS
4 2 (0.95%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 29 (13.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.95%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.95%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (0.95%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.95%) HTTPS
1 2 (0.95%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (49.76%) SQL Server
2 74 (35.07%) Oracle Database
3 68 (32.23%) Data Warehouse
4 40 (18.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 38 (18.01%) OLTP
5 38 (18.01%) Relational Database
6 36 (17.06%) RDBMS
7 35 (16.59%) MySQL
8 34 (16.11%) Oracle Database 11g
9 30 (14.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 29 (13.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 23 (10.90%) Oracle Reports
12 22 (10.43%) Oracle Database 10g
12 22 (10.43%) SQL Server 2008
12 22 (10.43%) SQL Server 2012
13 14 (6.64%) PostgreSQL
13 14 (6.64%) Informix
14 10 (4.74%) SQL Server 2005
15 8 (3.79%) MongoDB
15 8 (3.79%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 4 (1.90%) Oracle APEX
1 4 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.42%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.95%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.95%) Subversion
General
1 28 (13.27%) Finance
2 6 (2.84%) Retail
3 2 (0.95%) Automotive
4 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.21%) MDX
2 6 (2.84%) COM
3 3 (1.42%) .NET
3 3 (1.42%) LAMP
4 2 (0.95%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.95%) Java EE
4 2 (0.95%) Oracle Streams
4 2 (0.95%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (0.95%) HTML
4 2 (0.95%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 38 (18.01%) N-Tier
2 29 (13.74%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (11.37%) Replication
4 20 (9.48%) Clustering
5 7 (3.32%) Statistics
6 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 40 (18.96%) UNIX
2 36 (17.06%) Linux
3 32 (15.17%) Windows
4 4 (1.90%) Solaris
5 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (30.33%) Performance Tuning
2 42 (19.91%) ETL
3 39 (18.48%) E-Commerce
4 30 (14.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 30 (14.22%) Operations Management
5 24 (11.37%) Mentoring
6 18 (8.53%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (8.06%) Database Security
8 16 (7.58%) ITIL
9 13 (6.16%) Change Data Capture
10 12 (5.69%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (5.21%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (4.74%) Configuration Management
13 9 (4.27%) Problem Management
14 8 (3.79%) Migration
15 7 (3.32%) Automated Testing
15 7 (3.32%) Continuous Integration
15 7 (3.32%) Database Tuning
15 7 (3.32%) Coaching
15 7 (3.32%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 96 (45.50%) SQL
2 53 (25.12%) T-SQL
3 14 (6.64%) Shell Script
4 11 (5.21%) PL/SQL
5 4 (1.90%) C#
5 4 (1.90%) PHP
6 2 (0.95%) C
6 2 (0.95%) Java
6 2 (0.95%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (11.37%) Oracle Certification
2 23 (10.90%) OCP
3 6 (2.84%) Degree
4 3 (1.42%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.95%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.95%) MCTS
5 2 (0.95%) MCITP
6 1 (0.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 57 (27.01%) Oracle RAC
2 13 (6.16%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 35 (16.59%) Data Guard
2 18 (8.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (1.42%) Puppet
3 3 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 83 (39.34%) Oracle
2 22 (10.43%) Microsoft
3 8 (3.79%) EnterpriseDB
4 4 (1.90%) Tableau
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