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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 72 104 75
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -29
Permanent jobs citing DB2 27 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.96% 0.61% 1.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.38% 2.23% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 8
Average salary £55,750 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.88% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.09%
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
366 448 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.50% 27.33% 33.90%
Number of salaries quoted 241 323 239
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DB2 across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

DB2 Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 30 (76.92%) Banking
2 20 (51.28%) Retail
3 16 (41.03%) Finance
4 13 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 12 (30.77%) WebSphere
5 12 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (28.21%) QA
6 11 (28.21%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 11 (28.21%) WebSphere MQ
6 11 (28.21%) Mainframe
6 11 (28.21%) WebSphere Application Server
6 11 (28.21%) IBM
7 10 (25.64%) UNIX
7 10 (25.64%) Change Management
7 10 (25.64%) Mentoring
7 10 (25.64%) Coaching
8 9 (23.08%) zOS
8 9 (23.08%) CICS
9 8 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (15.38%) IBM Mainframe
10 6 (15.38%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
10 6 (15.38%) RACF
10 6 (15.38%) Windows
11 5 (12.82%) Oracle
11 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
11 5 (12.82%) TCP/IP
11 5 (12.82%) ACF2
12 4 (10.26%) Linux
12 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
12 4 (10.26%) COBOL

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 12 (30.77%) WebSphere
2 11 (28.21%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (23.08%) CICS
4 6 (15.38%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.13%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.13%) MySQL
3 2 (5.13%) OLAP
3 2 (5.13%) SAP BW
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle OLAP
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (5.13%) SAP HANA
3 2 (5.13%) Big Data
4 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) ERwin
General
1 30 (76.92%) Banking
2 20 (51.28%) Retail
3 16 (41.03%) Finance
4 2 (5.13%) German Language
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) Technical Specialist
2 7 (17.95%) Administrator
2 7 (17.95%) DB2 DBA
2 7 (17.95%) DBA
3 5 (12.82%) Technical Leader
3 5 (12.82%) DB2 Specialist
4 3 (7.69%) Architect
4 3 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Data Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Applications Support
6 1 (2.56%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.56%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Database Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) WebSphere MQ
1 11 (28.21%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (28.21%) Mainframe
3 6 (15.38%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (5.13%) Reference Data
4 2 (5.13%) Social Media
5 1 (2.56%) Replication
5 1 (2.56%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) UNIX
2 9 (23.08%) zOS
3 6 (15.38%) Windows
4 4 (10.26%) Linux
5 2 (5.13%) Windows XP
5 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.56%) AIX
6 1 (2.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 10 (25.64%) Mentoring
2 10 (25.64%) Coaching
2 10 (25.64%) Change Management
3 8 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (5.13%) Data Management
4 2 (5.13%) Information Management
4 2 (5.13%) Performance Management
4 2 (5.13%) Data Architecture
4 2 (5.13%) Information Architecture
4 2 (5.13%) Analytics
4 2 (5.13%) Master Data Management
4 2 (5.13%) Data Transformation
4 2 (5.13%) ITSM
4 2 (5.13%) Data Security
4 2 (5.13%) Migration
4 2 (5.13%) CRM
4 2 (5.13%) Data Modelling
4 2 (5.13%) ETL
4 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.26%) COBOL
2 2 (5.13%) SQL
3 1 (2.56%) Assembly Language
3 1 (2.56%) REXX
3 1 (2.56%) JCL
3 1 (2.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.21%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) RACF
2 5 (12.82%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) CA Endevor
1 1 (2.56%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) IBM
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle
3 3 (7.69%) SAP
3 3 (7.69%) Informatica
4 2 (5.13%) Teradata
4 2 (5.13%) Cognos
4 2 (5.13%) Sybase
4 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.13%) BMC
5 1 (2.56%) CA