The first table below looks at the demand for DB2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 68 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing DB2 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.15% - 1.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.56% - 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
180 138 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 26.67% 25.14% 34.63%
Number of salaries quoted 164 107 111
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
DB2
South Wales

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DB2 across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

DB2
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DB2 across the Cardiff region.

DB2 Salary Trend in Cardiff

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing DB2 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DB2.

1 12 (85.71%) RPG
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
1 12 (85.71%) Telecoms
1 12 (85.71%) Banking
1 12 (85.71%) Degree
1 12 (85.71%) INSURE/90
1 12 (85.71%) Unit Testing
1 12 (85.71%) RPG IV
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) UNIX
3 1 (7.14%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) UML
3 1 (7.14%) VC++
3 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Certification
3 1 (7.14%) NetWeaver
3 1 (7.14%) Sybase
3 1 (7.14%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) ABAP
3 1 (7.14%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Basis

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing DB2 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DB2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 12 (85.71%) INSURE/90
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) MaxDB
General
1 12 (85.71%) Telecoms
1 12 (85.71%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Analyst
2 8 (57.14%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Analyst Programmer
3 4 (28.57%) Programmer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Basis Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) UNIX
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Unit Testing
2 1 (7.14%) UML
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
2 1 (7.14%) Change Management
2 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) RPG
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
1 12 (85.71%) RPG IV
2 1 (7.14%) VC++
2 1 (7.14%) ABAP
2 1 (7.14%) C++
2 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) SAP Certification
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Sybase
2 1 (7.14%) SAP