The median annual salary for a Development DBA was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Development Database Administrator
UK
Rank 850 941 919
Rank change year-on-year +91 -22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Development DBA 17 23 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.022% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.023% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 35
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £63,900 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -13.00% +25.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 81759 99530 102645
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.36% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67832 83314 83806
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Development DBA
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Development DBA in the UK

Development DBA
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Development DBA in the UK

Development DBA
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Development DBA over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Development DBA in the UK

Development DBA
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Development DBA within the UK over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +83 14 £45,000 -10.00%
Leeds - 5 £42,000 -
West Yorkshire - 5 £42,000 -
Yorkshire - 5 £42,000 -
London +59 4 £50,000 -4.76%
Glasgow - 3 £42,000 -
Scotland - 3 £42,000 -
Telford - 3 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 3 £45,000 -
Shropshire - 3 £45,000 -
North West -10 2 £41,250 -8.33%
Manchester -16 2 £41,250 -8.33%

Development DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Development 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 featuring Development DBA in the job title.

1 18 (72.00%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (68.00%) SQL
2 17 (68.00%) SQL Server
3 16 (64.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (48.00%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (48.00%) T-SQL
6 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (40.00%) TDD
8 9 (36.00%) PowerShell
8 9 (36.00%) Amazon AWS
9 8 (32.00%) Data Quality
9 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
11 6 (24.00%) ETL
11 6 (24.00%) Service Delivery
11 6 (24.00%) Release Management
12 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database
12 5 (20.00%) Oracle
12 5 (20.00%) Linux
13 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
14 3 (12.00%) Windows
14 3 (12.00%) MySQL
14 3 (12.00%) Oracle RMAN
14 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
14 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
14 3 (12.00%) OCP
14 3 (12.00%) Oracle Certification
14 3 (12.00%) Data Modelling

Development DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (36.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (68.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (64.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (12.00%) MySQL
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (8.00%) Data Mart
6 2 (8.00%) Power BI
6 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (8.00%) Star Schema
7 1 (4.00%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
7 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
7 1 (4.00%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.00%) EMV
3 1 (4.00%) iPad
3 1 (4.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Android
2 3 (12.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (48.00%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (40.00%) TDD
5 6 (24.00%) ETL
5 6 (24.00%) Release Management
5 6 (24.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (12.00%) Data Modelling
7 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (12.00%) Stress Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (8.00%) ERP
8 2 (8.00%) Scrum
9 1 (4.00%) Migration
9 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (4.00%) Project Management
9 1 (4.00%) QMS
9 1 (4.00%) Quality Management
9 1 (4.00%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) SQL
2 12 (48.00%) T-SQL
3 9 (36.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (8.00%) Python
6 1 (4.00%) C#
6 1 (4.00%) Perl
6 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) OCP
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Data Guard
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Tableau