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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 78 90 86
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs citing DB2 22 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.64% 1.04% 0.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.36% 3.89% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 5
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
346 386 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.72% 26.81% 34.38%
Number of salaries quoted 243 287 283
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,196 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 March 2015.

DB2 Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 27 (71.05%) Banking
2 21 (55.26%) Finance
3 18 (47.37%) Retail
3 18 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (42.11%) QA
4 16 (42.11%) Change Management
5 15 (39.47%) CICS
5 15 (39.47%) Mentoring
5 15 (39.47%) Coaching
6 14 (36.84%) WebSphere
6 14 (36.84%) Mainframe
7 13 (34.21%) UNIX
8 12 (31.58%) COBOL
8 12 (31.58%) IBM
9 11 (28.95%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 11 (28.95%) WebSphere MQ
9 11 (28.95%) WebSphere Application Server
10 10 (26.32%) IBM Mainframe
11 8 (21.05%) Assembly Language
11 8 (21.05%) SAS
12 7 (18.42%) SAP
12 7 (18.42%) Windows
12 7 (18.42%) Oracle
12 7 (18.42%) REXX
12 7 (18.42%) CA Endevor
13 6 (15.79%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
13 6 (15.79%) Incident Management
13 6 (15.79%) JCL
13 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (15.79%) SQL Server

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 15 (39.47%) CICS
2 14 (36.84%) WebSphere
3 11 (28.95%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (21.05%) SAS
5 6 (15.79%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) ATM
2 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (10.53%) SAP BW
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle OLAP
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (7.89%) SAP HANA
3 3 (7.89%) Big Data
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database
3 3 (7.89%) OLAP
4 2 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.26%) MySQL
4 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) ERwin
General
1 27 (71.05%) Banking
2 21 (55.26%) Finance
3 18 (47.37%) Retail
4 2 (5.26%) German Language
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Technical Specialist
2 6 (15.79%) Administrator
3 5 (13.16%) Applications Support
4 4 (10.53%) Architect
4 4 (10.53%) DBA
4 4 (10.53%) DB2 DBA
5 3 (7.89%) Technical Leader
5 3 (7.89%) Data Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.63%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Database Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) SAP Support
7 1 (2.63%) SAP BW Support
7 1 (2.63%) SAP Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) WebSphere MQ
1 11 (28.95%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (5.26%) XML
3 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (36.84%) Mainframe
3 10 (26.32%) IBM Mainframe
4 5 (13.16%) Chip Card
5 3 (7.89%) Social Media
5 3 (7.89%) Reference Data
6 2 (5.26%) Replication
7 1 (2.63%) VSAM
7 1 (2.63%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 13 (34.21%) UNIX
2 7 (18.42%) Windows
3 5 (13.16%) Linux
3 5 (13.16%) zOS
4 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.26%) Windows 8
4 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
4 2 (5.26%) AIX
4 2 (5.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Change Management
2 15 (39.47%) Mentoring
2 15 (39.47%) Coaching
3 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (15.79%) Incident Management
4 5 (13.16%) Release Management
5 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.89%) CRM
6 3 (7.89%) Data Modelling
6 3 (7.89%) ETL
6 3 (7.89%) Service Management
6 3 (7.89%) Data Security
6 3 (7.89%) Data Management
6 3 (7.89%) Information Management
6 3 (7.89%) Performance Management
6 3 (7.89%) Data Architecture
6 3 (7.89%) Information Architecture
6 3 (7.89%) Analytics
6 3 (7.89%) Master Data Management
6 3 (7.89%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) COBOL
2 8 (21.05%) Assembly Language
3 7 (18.42%) REXX
4 6 (15.79%) JCL
5 4 (10.53%) Java
6 3 (7.89%) SQL
7 1 (2.63%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (42.11%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) RACF
2 3 (7.89%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) CA Endevor
2 2 (5.26%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) IBM
2 7 (18.42%) Oracle
2 7 (18.42%) SAP
3 4 (10.53%) Informatica
4 3 (7.89%) Teradata
4 3 (7.89%) Cognos
4 3 (7.89%) Sybase
4 3 (7.89%) BMC
5 2 (5.26%) CA
5 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
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Lloyds Banking Group
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