Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Development DBA was £47,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Development Database Administrator
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1180 1208 1249
Rank change year-on-year +28 +41 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Development DBA 26 35 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.019% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.019% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 32 26 37
UK median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% -5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £41,625 £38,500 £39,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £55,000 £58,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% - +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 173309 182267 209632
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 139088 152628 174119
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Development DBA
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Development DBA in the UK

Development DBA
Top 11 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +23 24 £47,000 +4.44% 1
UK excluding London +17 22 £47,000 +4.44% 1
South East - 10 £47,000 - 1
East of England - 10 £47,000 -
North of England +16 6 £48,750 -7.14%
London +22 4 £55,000 +10.00%
North West +2 3 £45,000 -14.29%
Yorkshire - 3 £50,000 -
Scotland -19 2 £35,000 -
Midlands +38 1 £42,250 -19.52%
West Midlands - 1 £42,250 -

Development DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 25 (96.15%) SQL
2 15 (57.69%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (50.00%) Analytics
3 13 (50.00%) Java
3 13 (50.00%) Oracle
3 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 13 (50.00%) Linux
4 12 (46.15%) PL/SQL
4 12 (46.15%) Automotive
4 12 (46.15%) Publishing
4 12 (46.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 12 (46.15%) RDBMS
4 12 (46.15%) Oracle Database 10g
4 12 (46.15%) Oracle RMAN
4 12 (46.15%) Logistics
4 12 (46.15%) Software Engineering
4 12 (46.15%) Retail
4 12 (46.15%) Subversion
4 12 (46.15%) Unix
4 12 (46.15%) Korn
4 12 (46.15%) Oracle APEX
4 12 (46.15%) Oracle RAC
4 12 (46.15%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (46.15%) Data Guard
4 12 (46.15%) Database Tuning
4 12 (46.15%) Data Analytics
4 12 (46.15%) Oracle Exadata
4 12 (46.15%) Oracle Database 12c
4 12 (46.15%) Oracle Database
4 12 (46.15%) Relational Database

Development DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) Confluence
1 1 (3.85%) GemFire
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (46.15%) Oracle Database
2 12 (46.15%) Oracle Database 10g
2 12 (46.15%) Oracle Database 11g
2 12 (46.15%) Oracle Database 12c
2 12 (46.15%) Oracle Exadata
2 12 (46.15%) RDBMS
2 12 (46.15%) Relational Database
3 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (15.38%) Big Data
4 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (11.54%) NoSQL
6 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (3.85%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.85%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
7 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (46.15%) Oracle APEX
1 12 (46.15%) Subversion
2 1 (3.85%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.85%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 12 (46.15%) Automotive
1 12 (46.15%) Publishing
1 12 (46.15%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Replication
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Linux
2 12 (46.15%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (50.00%) Analytics
3 12 (46.15%) Data Analytics
3 12 (46.15%) Database Tuning
3 12 (46.15%) Logistics
3 12 (46.15%) Server Building
3 12 (46.15%) Software Engineering
4 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (19.23%) ETL
5 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (15.38%) Migration
6 3 (11.54%) Database Optimisation
6 3 (11.54%) DevOps
6 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (7.69%) CRM
7 2 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
8 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.85%) ERP
8 1 (3.85%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 25 (96.15%) SQL
2 13 (50.00%) Java
3 12 (46.15%) Korn
3 12 (46.15%) PL/SQL
4 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.85%) R
5 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (46.15%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (46.15%) Data Guard
1 12 (46.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 12 (46.15%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) ParAccel
3 1 (3.85%) Sybase
3 1 (3.85%) Tableau
3 1 (3.85%) Talend
3 1 (3.85%) Vertica