The median annual salary for a DBA was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 57 80 68
Rank change year-on-year +23 -12  
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 11 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.96% 0.38% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.03% 0.40% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 4
Median salary £42,500 £38,522 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.32% +2.72%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 543 758 684
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 96.96% 96.81% 94.48%
Number of salaries quoted 467 608 574
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry that featured DBA in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Coventry

DBA
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for DBA in Coventry

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Coventry region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 26 (83.87%) SQL Server
1 26 (83.87%) MongoDB
2 25 (80.65%) NoSQL
2 25 (80.65%) Oracle
3 22 (70.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (70.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (70.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 18 (58.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
4 18 (58.06%) SQL
5 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (54.84%) PowerShell
6 12 (38.71%) Performance Tuning
6 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (38.71%) Amazon AWS
6 12 (38.71%) Windows
6 12 (38.71%) Windows Server
7 10 (32.26%) T-SQL
8 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
8 9 (29.03%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (25.81%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (16.13%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (16.13%) Data Migration
10 5 (16.13%) MDX
10 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (16.13%) Functional Testing
10 5 (16.13%) Relational Database
10 5 (16.13%) Migration
10 5 (16.13%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (16.13%) Data Modelling

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Applications
1 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (38.71%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (83.87%) MongoDB
1 26 (83.87%) SQL Server
2 25 (80.65%) NoSQL
3 22 (70.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 22 (70.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (70.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (58.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (25.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (16.13%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (16.13%) OLAP
6 5 (16.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (16.13%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) MDX
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Windows
1 12 (38.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (29.03%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (16.13%) Data Migration
4 5 (16.13%) Data Modelling
4 5 (16.13%) ETL
4 5 (16.13%) Functional Testing
4 5 (16.13%) Migration
5 4 (12.90%) Coaching
6 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) SQL
2 17 (54.84%) PowerShell
3 10 (32.26%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) SLA
Vendors
1 25 (80.65%) Oracle
2 18 (58.06%) Microsoft