The median annual salary for a DBA was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 113 107 124
Rank change year-on-year -6 +17  
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 75 110 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.11% 2.48% 2.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.16% 2.56% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 55 91 87
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 Yorkshire. 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 Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3479 4300 4923
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.78% 96.85% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3082 3563 3939
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in West Yorkshire

DBA
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for DBA in West Yorkshire

DBA
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DBA in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for DBA in West Yorkshire

DBA
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Leeds -4 63 £45,000 +13.92% 4
Bradford +12 3 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Halifax -7 1 £35,000 -7.89%
DBA
Yorkshire

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 Yorkshire region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 159 (89.83%) SQL
2 137 (77.40%) SQL Server
3 86 (48.59%) Performance Tuning
4 77 (43.50%) Microsoft
5 68 (38.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 66 (37.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 65 (36.72%) SQL Server 2008
8 55 (31.07%) Data Warehouse
9 46 (25.99%) SQL Server 2012
10 44 (24.86%) Oracle
11 43 (24.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 43 (24.29%) Replication
12 41 (23.16%) MS Excel
13 38 (21.47%) T-SQL
13 38 (21.47%) Oracle Database
14 36 (20.34%) Microsoft Certification
15 34 (19.21%) SQL Server 2014
16 32 (18.08%) Agile Software Development
17 30 (16.95%) Relational Database
18 29 (16.38%) PowerShell
18 29 (16.38%) RDBMS
19 28 (15.82%) Migration
19 28 (15.82%) MCITP
20 25 (14.12%) Degree
20 25 (14.12%) XML
21 24 (13.56%) MCTS
21 24 (13.56%) Clustering
22 23 (12.99%) Scrum
22 23 (12.99%) Oracle Database 11g
22 23 (12.99%) C#

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 13 (7.34%) WebLogic
2 6 (3.39%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.26%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.69%) IIS
4 3 (1.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 41 (23.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (6.78%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (6.21%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.13%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (12.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.56%) PaaS
3 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.13%) LDAP
2 1 (0.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (77.40%) SQL Server
2 68 (38.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 66 (37.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 65 (36.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 55 (31.07%) Data Warehouse
6 46 (25.99%) SQL Server 2012
7 43 (24.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 38 (21.47%) Oracle Database
9 34 (19.21%) SQL Server 2014
10 30 (16.95%) Relational Database
11 29 (16.38%) RDBMS
12 23 (12.99%) Oracle Database 11g
13 18 (10.17%) Oracle Database 12c
14 13 (7.34%) SQL Server 2016
15 12 (6.78%) VLDB
16 11 (6.21%) Oracle Exadata
17 10 (5.65%) MySQL
18 9 (5.08%) SQL Server 2005
19 6 (3.39%) NoSQL
19 6 (3.39%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 14 (7.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (2.26%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.13%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.13%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 17 (9.60%) Finance
2 4 (2.26%) Marketing
3 2 (1.13%) Retail
4 1 (0.56%) Advertising
4 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (14.12%) XML
2 23 (12.99%) .NET
3 12 (6.78%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 4 (2.26%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (1.13%) Memcached
5 2 (1.13%) Middleware
6 1 (0.56%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 43 (24.29%) Replication
2 24 (13.56%) Clustering
3 5 (2.82%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.56%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 21 (11.86%) Windows
2 17 (9.60%) Linux
3 8 (4.52%) Windows Server
4 7 (3.95%) Solaris
4 7 (3.95%) Unix
5 6 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (48.59%) Performance Tuning
2 32 (18.08%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (15.82%) Migration
4 23 (12.99%) Scrum
5 21 (11.86%) Capacity Management
6 19 (10.73%) Database Security
6 19 (10.73%) ETL
7 18 (10.17%) ITIL
7 18 (10.17%) Performance Improvement
7 18 (10.17%) Performance Management
7 18 (10.17%) Problem Management
8 17 (9.60%) Disaster Recovery
9 15 (8.47%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (6.21%) High Availability
11 9 (5.08%) Capacity Planning
11 9 (5.08%) Performance Monitoring
12 7 (3.95%) Service Design
13 6 (3.39%) DevOps
13 6 (3.39%) Service Delivery
14 5 (2.82%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 159 (89.83%) SQL
2 38 (21.47%) T-SQL
3 29 (16.38%) PowerShell
4 23 (12.99%) C#
5 19 (10.73%) PL/SQL
6 17 (9.60%) VB.NET
7 3 (1.69%) R
8 2 (1.13%) Java
8 2 (1.13%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.13%) VBA
9 1 (0.56%) AWK
Qualifications
1 36 (20.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (15.82%) MCITP
3 25 (14.12%) Degree
4 24 (13.56%) MCTS
5 15 (8.47%) MCDBA
6 11 (6.21%) OCP
6 11 (6.21%) Oracle Certification
7 4 (2.26%) MCSE
8 3 (1.69%) MCSA
8 3 (1.69%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.82%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.69%) SLA
3 2 (1.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (9.04%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (4.52%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (9.60%) Oracle RMAN
2 16 (9.04%) Data Guard
3 14 (7.91%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 7 (3.95%) Failover Clustering
5 4 (2.26%) SCCM
6 3 (1.69%) SQL Sentry
7 2 (1.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.56%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.56%) LiteSpeed
8 1 (0.56%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 77 (43.50%) Microsoft
2 44 (24.86%) Oracle
3 9 (5.08%) VMware
4 6 (3.39%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.26%) Citrix
6 2 (1.13%) IBM
7 1 (0.56%) BMC
7 1 (0.56%) NetApp
7 1 (0.56%) SAP
7 1 (0.56%) Tableau
7 1 (0.56%) Veritas
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k- £50k + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TPP
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Sky Technology Leeds
Salary: Highly competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: Excellent + Free SkyQ + loads more!
Posted: 18 days ago