The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 97 91 89
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 5 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.36% 0.70% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.72% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 12
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £37,500 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,050 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Oracle DBA
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1365 1247 1232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.85% 96.44% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1141 1089 1098
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Oracle DBA
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Oracle DBA Salary Trend in Wales

Oracle DBA
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle DBA within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -13 5 £40,500 +1.25% 3
Oracle DBA
UK

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited Oracle 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 Oracle DBA in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (70.00%) Oracle Database
3 6 (60.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 5 (50.00%) UNIX
5 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (40.00%) Data Guard
6 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (30.00%) Load Testing
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
7 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
8 1 (10.00%) Oracle Flashback
8 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
8 1 (10.00%) Finance
8 1 (10.00%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (10.00%) VMware
8 1 (10.00%) Banking
8 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited Oracle 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 Oracle DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) COM
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (30.00%) Load Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £41000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: Competitive plus bonus, pension, study leave etc
Posted: 11 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago