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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 78 98 74
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 155 109 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.99% 2.58% 3.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.08% 2.70% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 103 73 93
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
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
5029 4038 3721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.14% 95.76% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4029 3224 3132
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 +6 118 £40,000 - 7
Halifax +8 16 £42,500 - 3
Bradford -16 7 £42,500 +6.25%
Huddersfield +5 4 £37,500 - 1
Wakefield -15 1 - -
DBA
Yorkshire

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 165 (59.78%) SQL Server
2 145 (52.54%) SQL
3 112 (40.58%) Oracle
4 99 (35.87%) Oracle Database
5 98 (35.51%) Performance Tuning
6 87 (31.52%) T-SQL
7 80 (28.99%) Data Warehouse
8 75 (27.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 59 (21.38%) Microsoft
9 59 (21.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 57 (20.65%) Oracle RAC
11 55 (19.93%) E-Commerce
12 54 (19.57%) MS Excel
12 54 (19.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 50 (18.12%) N-Tier
13 50 (18.12%) MySQL
14 48 (17.39%) Replication
14 48 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
15 44 (15.94%) ETL
16 41 (14.86%) UNIX
17 40 (14.49%) Disaster Recovery
17 40 (14.49%) SQL Server 2008
17 40 (14.49%) Oracle Database 11g
18 39 (14.13%) Data Guard
19 38 (13.77%) OLTP
20 37 (13.41%) Windows
20 37 (13.41%) Relational Database
21 35 (12.68%) RDBMS
22 32 (11.59%) Business Intelligence
22 32 (11.59%) Linux

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 15 (5.43%) WebLogic
2 13 (4.71%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.81%) IIS
3 5 (1.81%) Apache
4 3 (1.09%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (1.09%) Oracle 10gAS
4 3 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 54 (19.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (3.62%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (2.54%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (1.81%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.72%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.09%) Firewall
2 2 (0.72%) HTTPS
2 2 (0.72%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (59.78%) SQL Server
2 99 (35.87%) Oracle Database
3 80 (28.99%) Data Warehouse
4 75 (27.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 59 (21.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 54 (19.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 50 (18.12%) MySQL
8 48 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
9 40 (14.49%) SQL Server 2008
9 40 (14.49%) Oracle Database 11g
10 38 (13.77%) OLTP
11 37 (13.41%) Relational Database
12 35 (12.68%) RDBMS
13 29 (10.51%) Informix
13 29 (10.51%) PostgreSQL
14 23 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
15 20 (7.25%) Riak
16 19 (6.88%) Oracle Reports
17 14 (5.07%) DTS
18 12 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (5.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.81%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.45%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (1.09%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.72%) Subversion
General
1 32 (11.59%) Finance
2 6 (2.17%) Retail
3 3 (1.09%) Banking
4 2 (0.72%) Automotive
4 2 (0.72%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.72%) Advertising
5 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.43%) MDX
2 11 (3.99%) .NET
3 10 (3.62%) COM
4 8 (2.90%) .NET Framework
5 5 (1.81%) CSS
5 5 (1.81%) HTML
6 3 (1.09%) JSON
6 3 (1.09%) SOAP
6 3 (1.09%) Web Services
6 3 (1.09%) XML
6 3 (1.09%) Middleware
6 3 (1.09%) LAMP
6 3 (1.09%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.72%) Java EE
7 2 (0.72%) Oracle Streams
7 2 (0.72%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 50 (18.12%) N-Tier
2 48 (17.39%) Replication
3 29 (10.51%) Clustering
4 25 (9.06%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (3.62%) Statistics
6 3 (1.09%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.36%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 41 (14.86%) UNIX
2 37 (13.41%) Windows
3 32 (11.59%) Linux
4 4 (1.45%) Solaris
5 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.36%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (35.51%) Performance Tuning
2 55 (19.93%) E-Commerce
3 44 (15.94%) ETL
4 40 (14.49%) Disaster Recovery
5 32 (11.59%) Business Intelligence
6 30 (10.87%) Operations Management
7 28 (10.14%) Database Security
8 22 (7.97%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (7.25%) Mentoring
10 17 (6.16%) Change Data Capture
11 16 (5.80%) ITIL
12 12 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (3.99%) Problem Management
14 10 (3.62%) Migration
14 10 (3.62%) Configuration Management
15 9 (3.26%) Database Tuning
16 8 (2.90%) Release Management
17 7 (2.54%) Continuous Integration
17 7 (2.54%) Automated Testing
17 7 (2.54%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 145 (52.54%) SQL
2 87 (31.52%) T-SQL
3 14 (5.07%) PL/SQL
3 14 (5.07%) Shell Script
4 7 (2.54%) C#
5 4 (1.45%) PHP
5 4 (1.45%) VB
6 3 (1.09%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.72%) C
7 2 (0.72%) Java
7 2 (0.72%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.72%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (9.06%) OCP
1 25 (9.06%) Oracle Certification
2 8 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.17%) Degree
4 3 (1.09%) MCTS
4 3 (1.09%) MCITP
4 3 (1.09%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.72%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.36%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.90%) SLA
System Software
1 57 (20.65%) Oracle RAC
2 18 (6.52%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (1.09%) Terminal Server
4 2 (0.72%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 39 (14.13%) Data Guard
2 15 (5.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (1.09%) Puppet
3 3 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.72%) SCOM
Vendors
1 112 (40.58%) Oracle
2 59 (21.38%) Microsoft
3 20 (7.25%) EnterpriseDB
4 4 (1.45%) Tableau
5 3 (1.09%) Google
6 2 (0.72%) HP
6 2 (0.72%) Baan
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