The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL 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 SQL DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 147 116 125
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 33 61 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.99% 1.88% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 1.95% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 24 47 35
Average salary £37,750 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.62% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,100 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
SQL 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
3244 3121 2848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.04% 96.18% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2605 2441 2439
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 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL DBA in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Leeds region.

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Leeds

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited SQL 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 SQL DBA in their job title.

1 47 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 41 (87.23%) SQL
3 29 (61.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (57.45%) Performance Tuning
5 22 (46.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 21 (44.68%) T-SQL
6 21 (44.68%) Replication
7 19 (40.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 18 (38.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 14 (29.79%) Clustering
9 14 (29.79%) Database Security
10 12 (25.53%) ITIL
11 11 (23.40%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (23.40%) SQL Server 2012
12 10 (21.28%) ETL
12 10 (21.28%) Relational Database
13 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
13 9 (19.15%) Configuration Management
13 9 (19.15%) SQL Server 2005
13 9 (19.15%) Problem Management
14 8 (17.02%) RDBMS
15 7 (14.89%) Business Intelligence
15 7 (14.89%) VLDB
15 7 (14.89%) Automated Testing
15 7 (14.89%) Statistics
15 7 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
15 7 (14.89%) Database Tuning
15 7 (14.89%) DevOps
16 6 (12.77%) Finance
16 6 (12.77%) Migration

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited SQL 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 SQL DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (61.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (46.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (40.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (38.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (23.40%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (23.40%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (21.28%) Relational Database
8 9 (19.15%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (17.02%) RDBMS
10 7 (14.89%) VLDB
11 5 (10.64%) DTS
12 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (6.38%) Redis
13 2 (4.26%) OLTP
14 1 (2.13%) OLAP Cube
14 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
14 1 (2.13%) Data Mining
14 1 (2.13%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.38%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (12.77%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) HTML
1 2 (4.26%) CSS
2 1 (2.13%) MDX
2 1 (2.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (44.68%) Replication
2 14 (29.79%) Clustering
3 7 (14.89%) Statistics
4 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Windows
2 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (57.45%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (29.79%) Database Security
3 12 (25.53%) ITIL
4 10 (21.28%) ETL
5 9 (19.15%) Configuration Management
5 9 (19.15%) Problem Management
6 7 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (14.89%) Database Tuning
6 7 (14.89%) Automated Testing
6 7 (14.89%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (14.89%) DevOps
7 6 (12.77%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (12.77%) Migration
8 3 (6.38%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (6.38%) Capacity Management
9 2 (4.26%) Change Data Capture
9 2 (4.26%) High Availability
9 2 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (2.13%) Analytics
10 1 (2.13%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 41 (87.23%) SQL
2 21 (44.68%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (4.26%) MCTS
1 2 (4.26%) MCITP
2 1 (2.13%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) Puppet
1 3 (6.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benifits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Technical Prospects
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 Basic Salary plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum dependent on level of experience
Posted: 25 days ago