The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 97 70 80
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +10
Permanent jobs citing DB2 10 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.60% 1.35% 0.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.20% 3.99% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 10
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £35,000 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
454 376 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.20% 33.81% 32.71%
Number of salaries quoted 328 238 379
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
DB2
Scotland

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 23 April 2014.

DB2 Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 10 (41.67%) Finance
1 10 (41.67%) Banking
2 9 (37.50%) Oracle
2 9 (37.50%) IBM
3 8 (33.33%) zOS
3 8 (33.33%) SQL
4 7 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (29.17%) Incident Management
4 7 (29.17%) WebSphere
4 7 (29.17%) Mainframe
5 6 (25.00%) CICS
5 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (20.83%) XML
6 5 (20.83%) Linux
6 5 (20.83%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (20.83%) Degree
7 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 4 (16.67%) UNIX
7 4 (16.67%) Windows
7 4 (16.67%) Business Objects
7 4 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (16.67%) HTML
7 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
7 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
8 3 (12.50%) Change Management
8 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (12.50%) COBOL
8 3 (12.50%) BMC

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 7 (29.17%) WebSphere
2 6 (25.00%) CICS
3 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.17%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.17%) MySQL
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.17%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) ClearCase
1 2 (8.33%) ClearQuest
2 1 (4.17%) JUnit
General
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
1 10 (41.67%) Banking
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Administrator
2 5 (20.83%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) DBA
3 4 (16.67%) DB2 DBA
3 4 (16.67%) Report Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Designer
4 3 (12.50%) Support Specialist
4 3 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Applications Specialist
4 3 (12.50%) Applications Support Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) DB2 Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) DB2 Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Solutions Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Architect
6 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) Server Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) RPG Developer
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) XML
2 4 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (8.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (4.17%) J2EE
4 1 (4.17%) Struts
4 1 (4.17%) JMS
4 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Mainframe
2 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (8.33%) Replication
4 1 (4.17%) Clustering
4 1 (4.17%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) zOS
2 5 (20.83%) Linux
3 4 (16.67%) UNIX
3 4 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (8.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
1 7 (29.17%) Incident Management
2 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (12.50%) Change Management
3 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Lean Six Sigma
5 1 (4.17%) System Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Investment Management
5 1 (4.17%) Network Architecture
5 1 (4.17%) Software Architecture
5 1 (4.17%) Six Sigma
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Process Management
5 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.17%) TOGAF
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL
5 1 (4.17%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.50%) COBOL
4 2 (8.33%) Assembly Language
4 2 (8.33%) REXX
5 1 (4.17%) RPG IV
5 1 (4.17%) RPG
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) CA Endevor
1 2 (8.33%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) IBM
1 9 (37.50%) Oracle
2 4 (16.67%) Business Objects
3 3 (12.50%) BMC
4 2 (8.33%) CA
5 1 (4.17%) Remedy
5 1 (4.17%) Pega