The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Bromwich during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

SQL Database Administrator
West Midlands / West Bromwich
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 7 5
Rank change year-on-year -7 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 1 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Bromwich 1.75% 12.68% 13.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.82% 13.43% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 4
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Bromwich. 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
West Bromwich
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 55 67 29
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Bromwich 96.49% 94.37% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 50 62 26
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.52% -9.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,450 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in West Bromwich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Bromwich that featured SQL DBA in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in West Bromwich

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in West Bromwich

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

Salary trend for SQL DBA in West Bromwich

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 6 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, SQL 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 West Bromwich region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

SQL DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Bromwich 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 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL