Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a DBA was £36,250 in advertised job vacancies in Bath during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Database Administrator
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 60 70
Rank change year-on-year 0 +10 -
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 28 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 3.65% 2.59% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.73% 2.67% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 2
Bath median annual salary £36,250 £43,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.70% -1.71% -
10th Percentile £29,875 £33,750 £41,375
90th Percentile £43,750 £47,500 £47,125
Somerset median annual salary £36,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% -21.05%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bath. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bath
Permanent vacancies in Bath with a recognized job title 750 600 562
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.78% 97.09% 98.42%
Number of salaries quoted 646 562 523
Bath median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,125 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £60,000
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

Job postings that featured DBA in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bath.

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Bath

DBA
Salary Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DBA in Bath.

Salary trend for DBA in Bath

DBA
Salary Histogram in Bath

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DBA in Bath over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DBA in Bath

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bath region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 27 (96.43%) SQL Server
2 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 15 (53.57%) SQL
3 15 (53.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (50.00%) OLAP
4 14 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (46.43%) T-SQL
6 12 (42.86%) SQL Server 2014
7 11 (39.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (32.14%) Visual Studio
9 9 (32.14%) OLTP
9 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (32.14%) PowerShell
9 9 (32.14%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (32.14%) tSQLt
9 9 (32.14%) RedGate
9 9 (32.14%) GitHub
9 9 (32.14%) SSDT
10 8 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2016
11 7 (25.00%) PRINCE2
12 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce
12 6 (21.43%) Windows
13 5 (17.86%) Solaris
13 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
13 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (17.86%) ETL
13 5 (17.86%) Unix
13 5 (17.86%) SAP

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.71%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 9 (32.14%) GitHub
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.57%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (96.43%) SQL Server
2 15 (53.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (50.00%) OLAP
4 12 (42.86%) SQL Server 2014
5 11 (39.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (32.14%) OLTP
6 9 (32.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (32.14%) SSDT
7 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2016
8 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (17.86%) Power BI
8 5 (17.86%) QlikView
9 4 (14.29%) MySQL
10 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
11 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) tSQLt
1 9 (32.14%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (17.86%) Electronics
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
1 5 (17.86%) Manufacturing
1 5 (17.86%) Marketing
1 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Data Structures
1 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
1 5 (17.86%) Renewable Energy
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Solaris
2 5 (17.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce
6 5 (17.86%) Data Analysis
6 5 (17.86%) Data Management
6 5 (17.86%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (17.86%) ETL
6 5 (17.86%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.57%) Change Management
7 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.57%) Data Integration
7 1 (3.57%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.57%) Migration
7 1 (3.57%) Open Source
7 1 (3.57%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) SQL
2 13 (46.43%) T-SQL
3 9 (32.14%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 9 (32.14%) RedGate
3 5 (17.86%) NetApp
3 5 (17.86%) SAP
3 5 (17.86%) VMware
4 1 (3.57%) Google