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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 99 82 97
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 122 118 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.45% 3.17% 2.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.53% 3.34% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 75 96 76
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+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
4823 3534 3708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.77% 94.87% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3761 2826 3109
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
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 17 September 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 17 September 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 -11 106 £42,500 +6.25% 10
Wakefield - 5 £25,156 - 1
Bradford -33 3 £42,500 +14.86% 1
Huddersfield +2 1 £42,500 -5.55% 1
DBA
Yorkshire

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 149 (56.44%) SQL Server
2 136 (51.52%) SQL
3 132 (50.00%) Oracle
4 120 (45.45%) Oracle Database
5 87 (32.95%) Performance Tuning
6 78 (29.55%) T-SQL
7 73 (27.65%) Oracle RAC
8 66 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 61 (23.11%) Oracle Database 11g
10 60 (22.73%) Data Guard
11 55 (20.83%) MySQL
11 55 (20.83%) MS Excel
12 54 (20.45%) Windows
12 54 (20.45%) Microsoft
13 53 (20.08%) UNIX
14 45 (17.05%) Data Warehouse
15 43 (16.29%) E-Commerce
16 42 (15.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 41 (15.53%) N-Tier
18 36 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
18 36 (13.64%) Oracle RMAN
19 34 (12.88%) Linux
19 34 (12.88%) Oracle Database 10g
20 33 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
20 33 (12.50%) Relational Database
21 32 (12.12%) Finance
22 30 (11.36%) RDBMS
22 30 (11.36%) SQL Server 2012
23 29 (10.98%) Informix
24 28 (10.61%) OCP

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 23 (8.71%) WebLogic
2 5 (1.89%) Apache
2 5 (1.89%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (1.14%) Oracle 10gAS
3 3 (1.14%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.76%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 55 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (6.82%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (6.06%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.76%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.76%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.41%) SAN
1 9 (3.41%) NAS
2 2 (0.76%) HTTPS
2 2 (0.76%) Intranet
2 2 (0.76%) Internet
2 2 (0.76%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (56.44%) SQL Server
2 120 (45.45%) Oracle Database
3 66 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 61 (23.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 55 (20.83%) MySQL
6 45 (17.05%) Data Warehouse
7 42 (15.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 34 (12.88%) Oracle Database 10g
9 33 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
9 33 (12.50%) Relational Database
10 30 (11.36%) SQL Server 2012
10 30 (11.36%) RDBMS
11 29 (10.98%) Informix
12 28 (10.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 23 (8.71%) Riak
14 21 (7.95%) OLTP
15 19 (7.20%) SQL Server 2008
16 16 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
17 8 (3.03%) MongoDB
17 8 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 22 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (2.65%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (0.76%) Subversion
3 2 (0.76%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.38%) Toad
4 1 (0.38%) ERwin
4 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 32 (12.12%) Finance
2 11 (4.17%) Retail
3 10 (3.79%) Banking
4 4 (1.52%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.76%) Automotive
6 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.38%) Back Office
6 1 (0.38%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.06%) MDX
2 14 (5.30%) COM
3 13 (4.92%) .NET
4 8 (3.03%) Middleware
5 4 (1.52%) Oracle Streams
6 3 (1.14%) LAMP
6 3 (1.14%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.76%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 41 (15.53%) N-Tier
2 23 (8.71%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (7.95%) Clustering
4 17 (6.44%) Replication
5 9 (3.41%) Statistics
6 6 (2.27%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.14%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 54 (20.45%) Windows
2 53 (20.08%) UNIX
3 34 (12.88%) Linux
4 6 (2.27%) zOS
5 4 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.76%) Solaris
6 2 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.38%) AIX
7 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (32.95%) Performance Tuning
2 43 (16.29%) E-Commerce
3 36 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
4 24 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (7.58%) ETL
5 20 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (7.20%) Operations Management
7 18 (6.82%) SOA
8 16 (6.06%) Change Data Capture
9 15 (5.68%) Database Security
9 15 (5.68%) Mentoring
9 15 (5.68%) Data Modelling
9 15 (5.68%) Release Management
10 10 (3.79%) High Availability
11 9 (3.41%) Service Delivery
11 9 (3.41%) Business Continuity
12 8 (3.03%) Systems Analysis
12 8 (3.03%) Coaching
13 7 (2.65%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (2.65%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 136 (51.52%) SQL
2 78 (29.55%) T-SQL
3 22 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 15 (5.68%) Shell Script
5 4 (1.52%) PHP
6 2 (0.76%) C#
7 1 (0.38%) Perl
7 1 (0.38%) VBScript
7 1 (0.38%) VB
7 1 (0.38%) VBA
7 1 (0.38%) Korn
7 1 (0.38%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.38%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 28 (10.61%) OCP
1 28 (10.61%) Oracle Certification
2 10 (3.79%) Degree
3 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 73 (27.65%) Oracle RAC
2 36 (13.64%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 60 (22.73%) Data Guard
2 19 (7.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 132 (50.00%) Oracle
2 54 (20.45%) Microsoft
3 23 (8.71%) EnterpriseDB
4 7 (2.65%) NetApp
5 5 (1.89%) IBM
6 4 (1.52%) Tableau
7 3 (1.14%) VMware
8 1 (0.38%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.38%) SAP
8 1 (0.38%) HP
8 1 (0.38%) EMC
8 1 (0.38%) Citrix
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + 10% bonus + much more
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Huddersfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Creative Personnel
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago