The median annual salary for an Oracle DBA was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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

Oracle Database Administrator
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 90 83
Rank change year-on-year -7 -7  
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 3 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.24% 0.084% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.087% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 6
Median salary £37,500 £60,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.50% +38.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £55,000 £28,375
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £65,000 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. 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
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1200 1143 1343
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 95.01% 95.73% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2912 2248 2946
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +0.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £25,750 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Oracle DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle DBA in Edinburgh

Oracle DBA
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Oracle DBA in Edinburgh

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Oracle 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 Edinburgh region featuring Oracle DBA in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) JBoss
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 8 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 8 (100.00%) SLA
1 8 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 8 (100.00%) Security Management
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 8 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 8 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 8 (100.00%) Relational Database

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 8 (100.00%) JBoss
1 8 (100.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 8 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 8 (100.00%) Relational Database
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 8 (100.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle