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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 125 102 76
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 81 118 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.73% 2.43% 3.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.81% 2.52% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 57 67 91
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
4464 4683 3385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.57% 96.46% 94.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3570 3646 2680
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 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
Leeds -43 49 £45,000 - 6
Bradford +4 12 £37,500 -25.00%
Halifax - 6 £45,000 -
Wakefield +9 1 £40,000 +59.01%
Bingley - 1 £22,500 -
DBA
Yorkshire

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

1 151 (89.88%) SQL
2 136 (80.95%) SQL Server
3 102 (60.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 94 (55.95%) T-SQL
5 82 (48.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 73 (43.45%) Microsoft
7 59 (35.12%) Performance Tuning
8 57 (33.93%) Data Warehouse
9 56 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
10 45 (26.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 45 (26.79%) SQL Server 2008
11 37 (22.02%) ETL
12 34 (20.24%) Business Intelligence
12 34 (20.24%) Oracle
13 33 (19.64%) Replication
14 29 (17.26%) Windows
15 27 (16.07%) Clustering
16 26 (15.48%) .NET
17 25 (14.88%) MS Excel
17 25 (14.88%) Disaster Recovery
18 24 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
18 24 (14.29%) Relational Database
18 24 (14.29%) Oracle Database
19 21 (12.50%) Linux
19 21 (12.50%) Database Security
20 20 (11.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
21 19 (11.31%) Finance
22 16 (9.52%) Visual Studio
22 16 (9.52%) Oracle RAC
23 15 (8.93%) Degree

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 10 (5.95%) JBoss
2 8 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.98%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.19%) Tuxedo
4 2 (1.19%) OpenEdge
4 2 (1.19%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.60%) IIS
5 1 (0.60%) Apache
5 1 (0.60%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.60%) WordPress
Applications
1 25 (14.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.19%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.19%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.19%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (1.19%) Scribe Insight
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.38%) SAN
2 1 (0.60%) Intranet
2 1 (0.60%) Internet
2 1 (0.60%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (80.95%) SQL Server
2 102 (60.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 82 (48.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 57 (33.93%) Data Warehouse
5 56 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 45 (26.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 45 (26.79%) SQL Server 2008
7 24 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
7 24 (14.29%) Oracle Database
7 24 (14.29%) Relational Database
8 20 (11.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 13 (7.74%) MySQL
10 11 (6.55%) RDBMS
10 11 (6.55%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (5.36%) DTS
12 7 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
13 6 (3.57%) SQLPlus
13 6 (3.57%) Oracle9i Database
14 5 (2.98%) DB2
Development Applications
1 16 (9.52%) Visual Studio
2 14 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.19%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.60%) Toad
General
1 19 (11.31%) Finance
2 6 (3.57%) Games
3 4 (2.38%) Publishing
4 3 (1.79%) Retail
5 2 (1.19%) Banking
5 2 (1.19%) Law
5 2 (1.19%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (15.48%) .NET
2 7 (4.17%) LINQ
2 7 (4.17%) Entity Framework
3 5 (2.98%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (2.98%) COM
4 4 (2.38%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 2 (1.19%) MSMQ
5 2 (1.19%) Middleware
6 1 (0.60%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 33 (19.64%) Replication
2 27 (16.07%) Clustering
3 9 (5.36%) BBC
3 9 (5.36%) Social Media
4 7 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.57%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.38%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.79%) iPhone
7 3 (1.79%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.19%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 29 (17.26%) Windows
2 21 (12.50%) Linux
3 13 (7.74%) UNIX
4 9 (5.36%) Solaris
4 9 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.79%) Android
6 2 (1.19%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.19%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (35.12%) Performance Tuning
2 37 (22.02%) ETL
3 34 (20.24%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (14.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 21 (12.50%) Database Security
6 13 (7.74%) Migration
7 11 (6.55%) ITIL
8 10 (5.95%) E-Commerce
9 9 (5.36%) Service Delivery
10 8 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (4.76%) Database Tuning
11 7 (4.17%) Release Management
11 7 (4.17%) Project Management
12 6 (3.57%) DevOps
13 5 (2.98%) Service Management
13 5 (2.98%) Data Modelling
13 5 (2.98%) Unit Testing
13 5 (2.98%) Data Management
13 5 (2.98%) Business Continuity
14 4 (2.38%) Database Mirroring
Programming Languages
1 151 (89.88%) SQL
2 94 (55.95%) T-SQL
3 11 (6.55%) PowerShell
4 9 (5.36%) Java
5 7 (4.17%) C#
5 7 (4.17%) PL/SQL
5 7 (4.17%) VB.NET
6 3 (1.79%) Perl
6 3 (1.79%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.19%) AWK
7 2 (1.19%) Korn
7 2 (1.19%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.19%) sed
7 2 (1.19%) Python
7 2 (1.19%) VB
8 1 (0.60%) VBA
8 1 (0.60%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (8.93%) Degree
2 14 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.98%) MCDBA
4 4 (2.38%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (1.79%) OCP
5 3 (1.79%) MCTS
5 3 (1.79%) MCITP
6 2 (1.19%) MCP
6 2 (1.19%) MCSE
6 2 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.19%) PMP
6 2 (1.19%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.60%) MCSA
7 1 (0.60%) OCA
7 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.93%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (9.52%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (2.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (1.19%) NFS
Systems Management
1 9 (5.36%) Data Guard
2 8 (4.76%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (3.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.60%) Nagios
4 1 (0.60%) Puppet
Vendors
1 73 (43.45%) Microsoft
2 34 (20.24%) Oracle
3 12 (7.14%) Google
4 10 (5.95%) VMware
5 9 (5.36%) Yahoo!
5 9 (5.36%) Red Hat
5 9 (5.36%) Apple
5 9 (5.36%) Sony
5 9 (5.36%) Facebook
6 7 (4.17%) SAP
7 2 (1.19%) Siebel
7 2 (1.19%) Hyperion
7 2 (1.19%) NetApp
7 2 (1.19%) IBM
8 1 (0.60%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.60%) EnterpriseDB
8 1 (0.60%) Percona
8 1 (0.60%) Citrix
8 1 (0.60%) Cisco
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £80000 per annum + Career Progression
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
CPS Group
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + 20% Bonus, pension
Posted: 24 days ago