The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 67 57 33
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -24
Permanent jobs citing DB2 1 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.16% 1.03% 3.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.60% 4.05% 10.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 14
Average salary - £38,783 £38,900
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -0.30%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
DB2
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
166 148 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 26.77% 25.43% 34.09%
Number of salaries quoted 151 125 120
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,250 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 3 (75.00%) RPG
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) INSURE/90
1 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (75.00%) RPG IV
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Sybase
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) VC++
2 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) C++

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) INSURE/90
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) C++ Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) RPG
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) RPG IV
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Sybase