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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 59 59 60
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing DB2 7 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.06% 2.15% 2.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.32% 8.13% 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 12
Average salary £33,750 £35,783 £36,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.68% -1.69%
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +3.26%
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
211 160 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 31.83% 26.45% 36.99%
Number of salaries quoted 166 134 208
Average salary £38,500 £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.31% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%

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 5 May 2015, 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 7 (87.50%) Finance
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) Banking
4 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
5 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
5 3 (37.50%) iSeries
5 3 (37.50%) RPG
5 3 (37.50%) C++
6 2 (25.00%) Java
6 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (25.00%) ETL
6 2 (25.00%) Toad
6 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (25.00%) SQLPlus
6 2 (25.00%) Validation
6 2 (25.00%) Scrum
6 2 (25.00%) RPG/400
6 2 (25.00%) RPG IV
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (25.00%) Data Management
6 2 (25.00%) INSURE/90
7 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
7 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
7 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) INSURE/90
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (25.00%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Toad
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) C++ Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 2 (25.00%) Programmer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 2 (25.00%) Developer Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) RPG Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Programmer
3 2 (25.00%) RPG Programmer
3 2 (25.00%) RPG Analyst Programmer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior RPG Analyst Programmer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior RPG Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior RPG Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) iSeries
2 1 (12.50%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) AIX
1 1 (12.50%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Validation
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) C++
2 3 (37.50%) RPG
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (25.00%) RPG/400
3 2 (25.00%) RPG IV
4 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (12.50%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sapiens (UK) Insurance Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago