The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 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
Database Administrator
Rank 80 105 68
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 143 110 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.04% 2.57% 3.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.13% 2.69% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 104 75 97
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £33,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -1.19%
DBA
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 West Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4574 4090 3879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.09% 95.54% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3740 3239 3268
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 £25,000 £22,500 £24,500
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%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

DBA
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

DBA Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

DBA
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

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

DBA Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

DBA
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Leeds +4 101 £40,000 - 9
Halifax +15 20 £40,750 - 1
Bradford -19 5 £43,750 +9.37% 1
Huddersfield +2 3 £37,500 -
DBA
Yorkshire

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

1 148 (56.70%) SQL
2 146 (55.94%) SQL Server
3 91 (34.87%) Oracle
4 86 (32.95%) T-SQL
5 81 (31.03%) Data Warehouse
6 80 (30.65%) Performance Tuning
7 78 (29.89%) Oracle Database
8 70 (26.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 58 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
10 56 (21.46%) Replication
10 56 (21.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 54 (20.69%) Microsoft
12 51 (19.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 46 (17.62%) ETL
14 43 (16.48%) SQL Server 2012
15 42 (16.09%) Windows
16 41 (15.71%) UNIX
16 41 (15.71%) SQL Server 2008
17 38 (14.56%) E-Commerce
17 38 (14.56%) OLTP
17 38 (14.56%) Disaster Recovery
18 37 (14.18%) Oracle Database 11g
18 37 (14.18%) Data Guard
18 37 (14.18%) Relational Database
19 35 (13.41%) RDBMS
20 34 (13.03%) Linux
20 34 (13.03%) N-Tier
20 34 (13.03%) Clustering
21 32 (12.26%) MS Excel
22 31 (11.88%) MySQL

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 17 (6.51%) SharePoint
2 15 (5.75%) WebLogic
3 7 (2.68%) IIS
4 5 (1.92%) Apache
4 5 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.15%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (1.15%) Oracle 10gAS
6 2 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.77%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 32 (12.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (6.13%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.92%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.15%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.77%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.77%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.92%) Firewall
2 2 (0.77%) HTTPS
2 2 (0.77%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (55.94%) SQL Server
2 81 (31.03%) Data Warehouse
3 78 (29.89%) Oracle Database
4 70 (26.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 56 (21.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 51 (19.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 43 (16.48%) SQL Server 2012
8 41 (15.71%) SQL Server 2008
9 38 (14.56%) OLTP
10 37 (14.18%) Relational Database
10 37 (14.18%) Oracle Database 11g
11 35 (13.41%) RDBMS
12 31 (11.88%) MySQL
13 22 (8.43%) Oracle Reports
13 22 (8.43%) Oracle Database 10g
14 20 (7.66%) DTS
15 13 (4.98%) Informix
16 12 (4.60%) SQL Server 2005
17 10 (3.83%) PostgreSQL
18 8 (3.07%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (3.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.92%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.53%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (1.15%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.77%) Subversion
General
1 31 (11.88%) Finance
2 6 (2.30%) Retail
3 3 (1.15%) Banking
4 2 (0.77%) Automotive
4 2 (0.77%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.77%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.98%) MDX
2 11 (4.21%) .NET
3 8 (3.07%) .NET Framework
4 6 (2.30%) COM
5 5 (1.92%) CSS
5 5 (1.92%) HTML
6 3 (1.15%) LAMP
6 3 (1.15%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.15%) SOAP
6 3 (1.15%) Web Services
6 3 (1.15%) XML
6 3 (1.15%) JSON
7 2 (0.77%) Java EE
7 2 (0.77%) Oracle Streams
7 2 (0.77%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (0.77%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 56 (21.46%) Replication
2 34 (13.03%) Clustering
2 34 (13.03%) N-Tier
3 28 (10.73%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.83%) Statistics
5 3 (1.15%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 42 (16.09%) Windows
2 41 (15.71%) UNIX
3 34 (13.03%) Linux
4 4 (1.53%) Solaris
5 2 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (30.65%) Performance Tuning
2 46 (17.62%) ETL
3 38 (14.56%) E-Commerce
3 38 (14.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 31 (11.88%) Database Security
5 30 (11.49%) Operations Management
6 29 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (8.81%) Mentoring
8 19 (7.28%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (5.75%) ITIL
10 14 (5.36%) Change Data Capture
11 13 (4.98%) Performance Monitoring
12 12 (4.60%) Problem Management
13 11 (4.21%) User Acceptance Testing
14 10 (3.83%) Configuration Management
14 10 (3.83%) Migration
15 9 (3.45%) Database Tuning
16 7 (2.68%) Continuous Integration
16 7 (2.68%) Capacity Planning
16 7 (2.68%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 148 (56.70%) SQL
2 86 (32.95%) T-SQL
3 13 (4.98%) PL/SQL
3 13 (4.98%) Shell Script
4 7 (2.68%) C#
5 4 (1.53%) PHP
5 4 (1.53%) VB
6 3 (1.15%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.77%) C
7 2 (0.77%) Java
7 2 (0.77%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.77%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (9.96%) Oracle Certification
2 25 (9.58%) OCP
3 8 (3.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (2.30%) Degree
5 3 (1.15%) MCTS
5 3 (1.15%) MCITP
5 3 (1.15%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.77%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.38%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.07%) SLA
System Software
1 58 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
2 15 (5.75%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (2.30%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.92%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 37 (14.18%) Data Guard
2 18 (6.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (1.15%) Puppet
3 3 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.77%) SCOM
Vendors
1 91 (34.87%) Oracle
2 54 (20.69%) Microsoft
3 6 (2.30%) HP
4 4 (1.53%) EnterpriseDB
4 4 (1.53%) Tableau
5 3 (1.15%) Google
6 2 (0.77%) Baan
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benifits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £6,500 on call rota
Posted: 9 days ago
Wakefield
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 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