The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 92 77 84
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +7
Permanent jobs citing DB2 9 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.61% 1.34% 0.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.22% 3.72% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 2
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £52,700
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -33.58%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,250
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -0.55%
DB2
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
406 430 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.56% 36.01% 28.79%
Number of salaries quoted 304 279 250
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,040 £30,000 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

DB2
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

DB2 Salary Trend in Edinburgh

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 15 (78.95%) Banking
2 11 (57.89%) IBM
3 10 (52.63%) Mainframe
4 9 (47.37%) IBM Mainframe
5 8 (42.11%) QA
5 8 (42.11%) CICS
5 8 (42.11%) Retail
5 8 (42.11%) Change Management
5 8 (42.11%) UNIX
6 7 (36.84%) zOS
7 6 (31.58%) Oracle
8 5 (26.32%) MQSeries
9 4 (21.05%) JMS
9 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
9 4 (21.05%) COBOL
9 4 (21.05%) Java
9 4 (21.05%) SAS
9 4 (21.05%) Assembly Language
9 4 (21.05%) REXX
9 4 (21.05%) JCL
9 4 (21.05%) Release Management
9 4 (21.05%) VSAM
9 4 (21.05%) ISPF
9 4 (21.05%) WebSphere
9 4 (21.05%) CA Endevor
10 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
10 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (15.79%) Perl
10 3 (15.79%) WebLogic
10 3 (15.79%) Linux

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 8 (42.11%) CICS
2 5 (26.32%) MQSeries
3 4 (21.05%) SAS
3 4 (21.05%) WebSphere
4 3 (15.79%) WebLogic
5 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
6 1 (5.26%) NetWeaver
6 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (5.26%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) ClearQuest
1 1 (5.26%) JUnit
1 1 (5.26%) ClearCase
General
1 15 (78.95%) Banking
2 8 (42.11%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) French Language
3 1 (5.26%) German Language
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (21.05%) Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) DB2 DBA
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) DBA
4 1 (5.26%) Solutions Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Leader
4 1 (5.26%) SAP Support
4 1 (5.26%) Software Development Team Leader
4 1 (5.26%) SAP Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) SAP Basis Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) SAP Basis Support
4 1 (5.26%) Software Team Leader
4 1 (5.26%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) JMS
1 4 (21.05%) ISPF
2 3 (15.79%) J2EE
2 3 (15.79%) SOAP
3 2 (10.53%) .NET
3 2 (10.53%) Web Services
3 2 (10.53%) XML
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (5.26%) SAP Basis
4 1 (5.26%) EJB
4 1 (5.26%) JSP
4 1 (5.26%) Servlets
4 1 (5.26%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Mainframe
2 9 (47.37%) IBM Mainframe
3 4 (21.05%) VSAM
4 2 (10.53%) iSeries
5 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) UNIX
2 7 (36.84%) zOS
3 3 (15.79%) Linux
3 3 (15.79%) Windows
4 1 (5.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Change Management
2 4 (21.05%) Release Management
3 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
3 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.53%) TDD
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.26%) Software Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) Lean Six Sigma
5 1 (5.26%) Investment Management
5 1 (5.26%) Six Sigma
5 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) Process Management
5 1 (5.26%) UML
5 1 (5.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) COBOL
1 4 (21.05%) Java
1 4 (21.05%) Assembly Language
1 4 (21.05%) REXX
1 4 (21.05%) JCL
2 3 (15.79%) Perl
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) VB
4 1 (5.26%) ABAP
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) C
4 1 (5.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) IBM
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle
3 3 (15.79%) JBoss
4 1 (5.26%) Pega
4 1 (5.26%) SAP
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £42415 - £52396 per annum + car,benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago