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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 63 98 75
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -23
Permanent jobs citing DB2 48 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.06% 0.54% 1.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.88% 2.02% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 10
Average salary £57,500 £42,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.29% +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £42,500 £34,740
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £42,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £47,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +6.74%
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
441 396 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 28.09% 26.85% 35.23%
Number of salaries quoted 293 295 272
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £56,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 September 2015.

DB2 Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 55 (76.39%) Banking
2 48 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (52.78%) Retail
3 38 (52.78%) Finance
4 34 (47.22%) SDLC
5 33 (45.83%) Mentoring
6 31 (43.06%) WebSphere
7 30 (41.67%) UNIX
7 30 (41.67%) Change Management
8 29 (40.28%) WebSphere MQ
8 29 (40.28%) WebSphere Application Server
8 29 (40.28%) QA
8 29 (40.28%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 29 (40.28%) Coaching
9 21 (29.17%) Oracle
10 17 (23.61%) SQL
11 11 (15.28%) Windows
11 11 (15.28%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
11 11 (15.28%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (13.89%) Incident Management
12 10 (13.89%) Linux
12 10 (13.89%) Mainframe
12 10 (13.89%) Relational Database
13 9 (12.50%) IBM
13 9 (12.50%) Business Development
13 9 (12.50%) Migration
13 9 (12.50%) Analytics
14 8 (11.11%) Teradata
14 8 (11.11%) zOS
14 8 (11.11%) ETL

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 31 (43.06%) WebSphere
2 29 (40.28%) WebSphere Application Server
3 11 (15.28%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 6 (8.33%) CICS
4 6 (8.33%) Apache
5 5 (6.94%) SAS
5 5 (6.94%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.39%) JBoss
6 1 (1.39%) MTS
6 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.39%) MQSeries
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.94%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (6.94%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (6.94%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.89%) Relational Database
2 8 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.33%) RDBMS
4 5 (6.94%) Pentaho
4 5 (6.94%) Hadoop
4 5 (6.94%) Apache Hive
4 5 (6.94%) MongoDB
4 5 (6.94%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (6.94%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.94%) HBase
4 5 (6.94%) Mahout
4 5 (6.94%) Big Data
4 5 (6.94%) Sqoop
4 5 (6.94%) Triplestore
5 3 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (5.56%) Toad
3 3 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.39%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.39%) JUnit
General
1 55 (76.39%) Banking
2 38 (52.78%) Retail
2 38 (52.78%) Finance
3 4 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (47.22%) Technical Specialist
2 8 (11.11%) DB2 DBA
2 8 (11.11%) DBA
3 7 (9.72%) Administrator
3 7 (9.72%) Senior Security Engineer
3 7 (9.72%) Security Engineer
3 7 (9.72%) Database Engineer
3 7 (9.72%) Senior Database Engineer
4 5 (6.94%) DB2 Specialist
4 5 (6.94%) Big Data Architect
4 5 (6.94%) Data Architect
4 5 (6.94%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (6.94%) Architect
5 4 (5.56%) Analyst
5 4 (5.56%) Consultant
5 4 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (4.17%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (2.78%) Senior DBA
7 2 (2.78%) Technical Business Analyst
7 2 (2.78%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (40.28%) WebSphere MQ
1 29 (40.28%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 6 (8.33%) Web Services
3 5 (6.94%) MLlib
4 2 (2.78%) JMS
5 1 (1.39%) JSF
5 1 (1.39%) XML
5 1 (1.39%) XSLT
5 1 (1.39%) XHTML
5 1 (1.39%) HTML
5 1 (1.39%) .NET
5 1 (1.39%) J2EE
5 1 (1.39%) EJB
5 1 (1.39%) CSS
5 1 (1.39%) JDBC
5 1 (1.39%) JSP
5 1 (1.39%) Servlets
5 1 (1.39%) SOAP
5 1 (1.39%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 48 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (13.89%) Mainframe
3 5 (6.94%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.39%) iSeries
4 1 (1.39%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 30 (41.67%) UNIX
2 11 (15.28%) Windows
3 10 (13.89%) Linux
4 8 (11.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (47.22%) SDLC
2 33 (45.83%) Mentoring
3 30 (41.67%) Change Management
4 29 (40.28%) Coaching
5 11 (15.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (13.89%) Incident Management
7 9 (12.50%) Business Development
7 9 (12.50%) Migration
7 9 (12.50%) Analytics
8 8 (11.11%) ETL
8 8 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (9.72%) Database Security
9 7 (9.72%) Computer Security
10 6 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (8.33%) Data Modelling
10 6 (8.33%) Information Security
11 5 (6.94%) Requirements Analysis
11 5 (6.94%) Technical Architecture
11 5 (6.94%) Configuration Management
11 5 (6.94%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (23.61%) SQL
2 7 (9.72%) Java
3 6 (8.33%) Perl
4 5 (6.94%) PHP
4 5 (6.94%) Python
4 5 (6.94%) R
5 4 (5.56%) COBOL
6 3 (4.17%) JCL
7 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (9.72%) CISSP
1 7 (9.72%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (40.28%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.94%) Apache Flume
2 2 (2.78%) ACF2
2 2 (2.78%) RACF
Systems Management
1 5 (6.94%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.78%) zSecure
Vendors
1 21 (29.17%) Oracle
2 9 (12.50%) IBM
3 8 (11.11%) Teradata
4 7 (9.72%) McAfee
5 5 (6.94%) Netezza
5 5 (6.94%) Greenplum
5 5 (6.94%) Vertica
5 5 (6.94%) Talend
5 5 (6.94%) Informatica
5 5 (6.94%) MicroStrategy
5 5 (6.94%) Cognos
6 1 (1.39%) TOWER Software
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
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