The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leicester region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank - 47 59
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 0 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester - 1.36% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.37% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Median salary - £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester 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
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
395 364 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 99.25% 99.18% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 369 316 333
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester region that featured DBA in the job title.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

DBA
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

DBA Salary Trend in Leicester

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicester region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (33.33%) High Availability
4 3 (33.33%) Capacity Management
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (33.33%) Automotive
4 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (22.22%) Replication
5 2 (22.22%) Clustering
5 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
5 2 (22.22%) JSON
5 2 (22.22%) QA
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (22.22%) Database Optimisation
6 1 (11.11%) Big Data
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
6 1 (11.11%) Finance
6 1 (11.11%) Retail
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (11.11%) ETL

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
4 1 (11.11%) Big Data
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (33.33%) Automotive
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
1 2 (22.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 3 (33.33%) High Availability
3 2 (22.22%) Database Optimisation
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle