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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 97 75 75
Rank change year-on-year
-22 0
Permanent jobs citing DB2 14 23 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.93% 1.62% 1.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.37% 4.77% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 7
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -7.21%
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
416 482 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.73% 33.87% 30.46%
Number of salaries quoted 303 318 247
Average salary £41,000 £47,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.13% +27.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 October 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 19 (76.00%) Banking
2 17 (68.00%) CICS
3 16 (64.00%) Mainframe
4 15 (60.00%) IBM
4 15 (60.00%) IBM Mainframe
4 15 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (56.00%) Change Management
6 13 (52.00%) COBOL
6 13 (52.00%) Retail
6 13 (52.00%) Mentoring
6 13 (52.00%) Coaching
6 13 (52.00%) QA
7 11 (44.00%) Assembly Language
8 10 (40.00%) SAS
8 10 (40.00%) REXX
8 10 (40.00%) UNIX
8 10 (40.00%) CA Endevor
8 10 (40.00%) Finance
9 9 (36.00%) Release Management
9 9 (36.00%) JCL
10 7 (28.00%) Java
11 6 (24.00%) Oracle
12 5 (20.00%) SAP
12 5 (20.00%) Chip Card
12 5 (20.00%) zOS
12 5 (20.00%) ATM
13 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
13 4 (16.00%) MQSeries
13 4 (16.00%) ISPF
13 4 (16.00%) WebSphere

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 17 (68.00%) CICS
2 10 (40.00%) SAS
3 4 (16.00%) WebSphere
3 4 (16.00%) MQSeries
4 3 (12.00%) JBoss
5 2 (8.00%) WebLogic
5 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
6 1 (4.00%) Apache
6 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (4.00%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) ATM
2 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (8.00%) SAP BW
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.00%) SAP HANA
3 1 (4.00%) Big Data
3 1 (4.00%) OLAP
3 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) ERwin
General
1 19 (76.00%) Banking
2 13 (52.00%) Retail
3 10 (40.00%) Finance
4 1 (4.00%) French Language
4 1 (4.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (16.00%) Applications Support
3 3 (12.00%) Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) DBA
4 2 (8.00%) SAP Support
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) DB2 DBA
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Software Development Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) SAP Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) SAP Basis Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) SAP Basis Support
5 1 (4.00%) SAP BW Support
5 1 (4.00%) SAP Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) ISPF
2 3 (12.00%) SOAP
2 3 (12.00%) Web Services
2 3 (12.00%) JMS
3 2 (8.00%) XML
3 2 (8.00%) .NET
3 2 (8.00%) J2EE
4 1 (4.00%) EJB
4 1 (4.00%) JSP
4 1 (4.00%) Servlets
4 1 (4.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 16 (64.00%) Mainframe
2 15 (60.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 15 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (20.00%) Chip Card
4 4 (16.00%) VSAM
5 2 (8.00%) iSeries
6 1 (4.00%) Social Media
6 1 (4.00%) Reference Data
6 1 (4.00%) DataPower
6 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (4.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) UNIX
2 5 (20.00%) zOS
3 3 (12.00%) Linux
3 3 (12.00%) Windows
4 1 (4.00%) AIX
4 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Change Management
2 13 (52.00%) Mentoring
2 13 (52.00%) Coaching
3 9 (36.00%) Release Management
4 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) Service Management
5 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.00%) TDD
5 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Analytics
6 1 (4.00%) Master Data Management
6 1 (4.00%) Data Transformation
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Management
6 1 (4.00%) Data Architecture
6 1 (4.00%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) COBOL
2 11 (44.00%) Assembly Language
3 10 (40.00%) REXX
4 9 (36.00%) JCL
5 7 (28.00%) Java
6 3 (12.00%) Perl
6 3 (12.00%) SQL
7 2 (8.00%) ABAP
8 1 (4.00%) VB
8 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
8 1 (4.00%) C
8 1 (4.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (52.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 10 (40.00%) CA Endevor
2 1 (4.00%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) IBM
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle
3 5 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (4.00%) Cognos
4 1 (4.00%) Sybase
4 1 (4.00%) BMC
4 1 (4.00%) CA
4 1 (4.00%) Informatica
4 1 (4.00%) Teradata
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago