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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 103 130 102
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 72 50 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.04% 1.34% 2.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.10% 1.38% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 59 44 46
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,150 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.59% +4.37%
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
3436 3624 2688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.20% 96.77% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2720 2925 2173
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 £24,000 £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%

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 April 2015.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

1 106 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 99 (93.40%) SQL
3 65 (61.32%) T-SQL
4 61 (57.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 53 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 38 (35.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 33 (31.13%) Replication
7 33 (31.13%) Microsoft
7 33 (31.13%) SQL Server 2012
8 32 (30.19%) SQL Server 2005
9 31 (29.25%) Clustering
10 30 (28.30%) ETL
11 29 (27.36%) Performance Tuning
12 26 (24.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 22 (20.75%) Database Security
14 21 (19.81%) Data Warehouse
15 18 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (16.98%) DevOps
16 16 (15.09%) Finance
17 13 (12.26%) MS Excel
17 13 (12.26%) Automated Testing
17 13 (12.26%) Performance Monitoring
18 11 (10.38%) Relational Database
18 11 (10.38%) Configuration Management
18 11 (10.38%) Business Intelligence
18 11 (10.38%) RDBMS
19 10 (9.43%) .NET
20 9 (8.49%) ITIL
20 9 (8.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
21 8 (7.55%) BBC

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.77%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.89%) JBoss
Applications
1 13 (12.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.94%) SAN
1 1 (0.94%) Intranet
1 1 (0.94%) Internet
1 1 (0.94%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 61 (57.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 53 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 38 (35.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 33 (31.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 32 (30.19%) SQL Server 2005
7 26 (24.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 21 (19.81%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (10.38%) RDBMS
9 11 (10.38%) Relational Database
10 9 (8.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (4.72%) DTS
11 5 (4.72%) Data Mining
11 5 (4.72%) OLAP
11 5 (4.72%) OLAP Cube
12 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (1.89%) Redis
14 1 (0.94%) JasperReports
14 1 (0.94%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (1.89%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (15.09%) Finance
2 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.43%) .NET
2 5 (4.72%) MDX
3 2 (1.89%) HTML
3 2 (1.89%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 33 (31.13%) Replication
2 31 (29.25%) Clustering
3 8 (7.55%) Social Media
3 8 (7.55%) BBC
4 4 (3.77%) Statistics
5 2 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.94%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.66%) Windows
2 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (28.30%) ETL
2 29 (27.36%) Performance Tuning
3 22 (20.75%) Database Security
4 18 (16.98%) DevOps
4 18 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (12.26%) Automated Testing
5 13 (12.26%) Performance Monitoring
6 11 (10.38%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (10.38%) Configuration Management
7 9 (8.49%) ITIL
8 8 (7.55%) Database Mirroring
9 5 (4.72%) Migration
10 4 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (2.83%) Business Continuity
11 3 (2.83%) Performance Analysis
12 2 (1.89%) Database Tuning
13 1 (0.94%) Capacity Planning
13 1 (0.94%) Memory Management
13 1 (0.94%) Data Transformation
13 1 (0.94%) Database Theory
Programming Languages
1 99 (93.40%) SQL
2 65 (61.32%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.94%) VB
3 1 (0.94%) C
3 1 (0.94%) C#
3 1 (0.94%) C++
3 1 (0.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (3.77%) Degree
2 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.89%) MCTS
3 2 (1.89%) MCITP
4 1 (0.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.94%) SLA
1 1 (0.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.89%) Puppet
1 2 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (31.13%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.55%) Apple
2 8 (7.55%) Sony
2 8 (7.55%) Yahoo!
2 8 (7.55%) Google
2 8 (7.55%) Facebook
3 1 (0.94%) Teradata
3 1 (0.94%) NetApp
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