Period
to 25 November 2017

The median annual salary for a DBA was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 25 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
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 74 95
Rank change year-on-year -18 +21 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 10 35 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.76% 2.47% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 2.62% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 11
Coventry median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £37,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £48,750 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry. 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
Coventry
Permanent vacancies in Coventry with a recognized job title 1257 1335 1388
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.88% 94.28% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1021 1123 1160
Coventry median annual salary £40,000 £42,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.33% -0.59% +6.25%
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,550 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

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
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DBA in Coventry over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DBA in Coventry

DBA Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 25 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 Coventry region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) Data Analysis
3 7 (70.00%) Data Protection
3 7 (70.00%) PL/SQL
3 7 (70.00%) Billing
3 7 (70.00%) Oracle
3 7 (70.00%) Finance
3 7 (70.00%) Oracle Database
4 4 (40.00%) Unix
5 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (10.00%) Validation
6 1 (10.00%) ERP
6 1 (10.00%) ETL
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (70.00%) Billing
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Data Analysis
2 7 (70.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle