Period
to 20 November 2018

The median annual salary for a DBA was £37,000 in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

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

Database Administrator
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 46 54
Rank change year-on-year -52 +8 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 5 36 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.53% 4.89% 3.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 5.06% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5 25 29
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £37,000 £39,513 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.36% -5.92% -4.55%
10th Percentile £32,250 £36,250 £36,500
90th Percentile £64,000 £61,500 £52,500
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £39,750 £39,513 £42,000
% change year-on-year +0.60% -5.92% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne with a recognized job title 913 711 929
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.31% 96.60% 94.41%
Number of salaries quoted 759 613 774
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £42,291 £38,959 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.55% -2.60% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £39,513 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% -1.22% +6.67%

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Newcastle upon Tyne

DBA
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for DBA in Newcastle upon Tyne

DBA
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DBA in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for DBA in Newcastle upon Tyne

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Streams
2 2 (40.00%) SaaS
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (40.00%) Change Data Capture
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Replication
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (40.00%) Tandem
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) JDeveloper
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 2 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JDeveloper
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Replication
1 2 (40.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Change Data Capture
1 2 (40.00%) ETL
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (40.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle