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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 68 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -
Permanent jobs citing DB2 2 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.29% 3.43% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.96% 14.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 0
Average salary £32,315 £38,783 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.67% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
208 87 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 30.10% 22.96% 38.09%
Number of salaries quoted 178 78 166
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 £27,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 February 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 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) iSeries
2 1 (33.33%) VCP4
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (33.33%) OS/400
2 1 (33.33%) Toad
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) DataStage
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) SQLPlus
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) COBOL
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) RPG
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) DataStage
2 1 (33.33%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Toad
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) AS400
1 1 (33.33%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) COBOL
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) RPG
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) VCP4
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Teradata