The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 92 105 88
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -17
Permanent jobs citing DB2 10 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.83% 0.64% 1.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.05% 1.70% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 8
Average salary £70,000 £48,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.58% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
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 Glasgow region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
487 528 536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 40.55% 37.82% 43.58%
Number of salaries quoted 303 312 324
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DB2 across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

DB2
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DB2 across the Glasgow region.

DB2 Salary Trend in Glasgow

DB2
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DB2 across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

DB2 Salary Histogram in Glasgow

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 17 (85.00%) Java
2 15 (75.00%) SQL
3 13 (65.00%) Linux
3 13 (65.00%) Finance
4 12 (60.00%) Relational Database
5 11 (55.00%) UNIX
5 11 (55.00%) RDBMS
6 10 (50.00%) Perl
6 10 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (50.00%) SDLC
7 9 (45.00%) Spring
7 9 (45.00%) Oracle
7 9 (45.00%) OO
8 8 (40.00%) J2SE
8 8 (40.00%) JMS
8 8 (40.00%) OOD
8 8 (40.00%) Sybase
8 8 (40.00%) JUnit
8 8 (40.00%) Banking
9 7 (35.00%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (25.00%) Analytics
10 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (20.00%) Big Data
11 4 (20.00%) MongoDB
11 4 (20.00%) Investment Banking
11 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
11 4 (20.00%) Database Tuning
12 3 (15.00%) Pentaho
12 3 (15.00%) Hadoop

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 3 (15.00%) Apache
1 3 (15.00%) SAS
1 3 (15.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (5.00%) NetWeaver
2 1 (5.00%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon EMR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 11 (55.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (20.00%) Big Data
4 3 (15.00%) Sqoop
4 3 (15.00%) Triplestore
4 3 (15.00%) Pentaho
4 3 (15.00%) Hadoop
4 3 (15.00%) Apache Hive
4 3 (15.00%) HBase
4 3 (15.00%) Mahout
4 3 (15.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (15.00%) MySQL
5 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (10.00%) MaxDB
6 1 (5.00%) KDB
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (5.00%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) JUnit
2 3 (15.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 13 (65.00%) Finance
2 8 (40.00%) Banking
3 4 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 3 (15.00%) Front Office
5 1 (5.00%) Automotive
5 1 (5.00%) Legal
5 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Data Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Big Data Architect
5 2 (10.00%) SAP Support
5 2 (10.00%) SAP Support Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) SAP Basis Support
5 2 (10.00%) DBA
5 2 (10.00%) SAP Basis Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Support Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Project Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) Spring
2 8 (40.00%) J2SE
2 8 (40.00%) JMS
3 3 (15.00%) Web Services
3 3 (15.00%) MLlib
4 2 (10.00%) SAP Basis
5 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (5.00%) Life Science
3 1 (5.00%) iSeries
3 1 (5.00%) AS400
3 1 (5.00%) Equities
3 1 (5.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Linux
2 11 (55.00%) UNIX
3 1 (5.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) SDLC
2 9 (45.00%) OO
3 8 (40.00%) OOD
4 7 (35.00%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (25.00%) Analytics
5 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (20.00%) Database Tuning
6 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (15.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (15.00%) Business Development
7 3 (15.00%) Wealth Management
7 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (15.00%) Migration
7 3 (15.00%) ETL
7 3 (15.00%) Open Source
7 3 (15.00%) MapReduce
7 3 (15.00%) Investment Management
7 3 (15.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) Java
2 15 (75.00%) SQL
3 10 (50.00%) Perl
4 3 (15.00%) PHP
4 3 (15.00%) Python
4 3 (15.00%) R
5 1 (5.00%) C++
5 1 (5.00%) Scala
5 1 (5.00%) RPG IV
5 1 (5.00%) ABAP
5 1 (5.00%) RPG
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Certification
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle
2 8 (40.00%) Sybase
3 3 (15.00%) Cognos
3 3 (15.00%) Teradata
3 3 (15.00%) Netezza
3 3 (15.00%) Greenplum
3 3 (15.00%) Vertica
3 3 (15.00%) Talend
3 3 (15.00%) Informatica
3 3 (15.00%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (10.00%) SAP
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.00%) MKS