The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 142 128 144
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +16
Permanent jobs citing DB2 29 29 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.80% 0.94% 0.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.61% 2.65% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 5
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +56.25%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
DB2
UK

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 Scotland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1110 1096 986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 30.60% 35.43% 30.95%
Number of salaries quoted 707 713 678
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

DB2
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

DB2 Salary Trend in Scotland

DB2
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DB2 across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

DB2 Salary Histogram in Scotland

DB2
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -16 11 £42,500 -19.04% 4
Glasgow -4 5 £47,500 -15.55% 4
DB2
UK

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 39 (60.94%) Change Management
2 37 (57.81%) SQL
3 24 (37.50%) RPG
3 24 (37.50%) RPG IV
4 23 (35.94%) Banking
5 17 (26.56%) Finance
5 17 (26.56%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (25.00%) Java
6 16 (25.00%) CICS
7 15 (23.44%) UNIX
7 15 (23.44%) Mainframe
8 14 (21.88%) IBM
9 13 (20.31%) Oracle
9 13 (20.31%) Mentoring
9 13 (20.31%) Coaching
9 13 (20.31%) QA
9 13 (20.31%) IBM Mainframe
10 12 (18.75%) Retail
10 12 (18.75%) COBOL
11 10 (15.63%) Assembly Language
12 9 (14.06%) REXX
12 9 (14.06%) JCL
13 8 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (12.50%) SAS
13 8 (12.50%) Perl
13 8 (12.50%) Release Management
13 8 (12.50%) CA Endevor
13 8 (12.50%) Relational Database
14 7 (10.94%) Sybase
14 7 (10.94%) OO

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 16 (25.00%) CICS
2 8 (12.50%) SAS
3 4 (6.25%) MQSeries
4 3 (4.69%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.69%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.69%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.56%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.56%) IIS
5 1 (1.56%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) ATM
2 1 (1.56%) HTTP
2 1 (1.56%) Internet
2 1 (1.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 6 (9.38%) RDBMS
3 5 (7.81%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.56%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.56%) Sybase ASE
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.56%) MarkLogic
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) JUnit
1 3 (4.69%) Subversion
2 2 (3.13%) Ant
2 2 (3.13%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.56%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.56%) Maven
3 1 (1.56%) MagicDraw
3 1 (1.56%) Fiddler
3 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.56%) Hudson
3 1 (1.56%) Apache Ivy
General
1 23 (35.94%) Banking
2 17 (26.56%) Finance
3 12 (18.75%) Retail
4 4 (6.25%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.13%) Front Office
6 1 (1.56%) French Language
6 1 (1.56%) German Language
Job Titles
1 27 (42.19%) Analyst
2 25 (39.06%) Analyst Programmer
2 25 (39.06%) Programmer
3 24 (37.50%) RPG Programmer
3 24 (37.50%) RPG Analyst Programmer
4 13 (20.31%) Developer
4 13 (20.31%) Technical Specialist
5 8 (12.50%) Java Developer
6 5 (7.81%) Applications Support
7 4 (6.25%) Administrator
8 3 (4.69%) DBA
8 3 (4.69%) ABAP Developer
8 3 (4.69%) SAP Developer
8 3 (4.69%) DB2 DBA
9 2 (3.13%) SAP Support
9 2 (3.13%) Technical Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) Support Analyst
10 1 (1.56%) Support Engineer
10 1 (1.56%) Software Developer
10 1 (1.56%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.38%) JMS
2 5 (7.81%) XML
2 5 (7.81%) HTML
2 5 (7.81%) Spring
2 5 (7.81%) ISPF
3 4 (6.25%) .NET
3 4 (6.25%) J2EE
3 4 (6.25%) SOAP
4 3 (4.69%) Web Services
4 3 (4.69%) Apache Flex
4 3 (4.69%) SAP Business Workflow
4 3 (4.69%) HTML5
5 2 (3.13%) Apache CXF
5 2 (3.13%) J2SE
5 2 (3.13%) CSS
6 1 (1.56%) JSP
6 1 (1.56%) Servlets
6 1 (1.56%) Struts
6 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.56%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.56%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (23.44%) Mainframe
3 13 (20.31%) IBM Mainframe
4 5 (7.81%) VSAM
5 4 (6.25%) Chip Card
6 2 (3.13%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (3.13%) iSeries
7 1 (1.56%) Open Source
7 1 (1.56%) DataPower
7 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.44%) UNIX
2 6 (9.38%) Linux
2 6 (9.38%) zOS
3 3 (4.69%) Windows
4 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (60.94%) Change Management
2 13 (20.31%) Mentoring
2 13 (20.31%) Coaching
3 8 (12.50%) Release Management
3 8 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (10.94%) OO
5 6 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (7.81%) Multithreading
7 4 (6.25%) Workflow
7 4 (6.25%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.69%) TDD
8 3 (4.69%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (4.69%) Project Management
8 3 (4.69%) Waterfall
9 2 (3.13%) Database Tuning
9 2 (3.13%) Scrum
9 2 (3.13%) Low Latency
9 2 (3.13%) Incident Management
9 2 (3.13%) SAP Implementation
9 2 (3.13%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 37 (57.81%) SQL
2 24 (37.50%) RPG
2 24 (37.50%) RPG IV
3 16 (25.00%) Java
4 12 (18.75%) COBOL
5 10 (15.63%) Assembly Language
6 9 (14.06%) REXX
6 9 (14.06%) JCL
7 8 (12.50%) Perl
8 5 (7.81%) JavaScript
8 5 (7.81%) ABAP
9 3 (4.69%) SAPscript
10 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
10 2 (3.13%) C#
10 2 (3.13%) Scala
11 1 (1.56%) C++
11 1 (1.56%) C
11 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.56%) Python
11 1 (1.56%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (4.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.31%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (12.50%) CA Endevor
2 1 (1.56%) Control-M
Vendors
1 14 (21.88%) IBM
2 13 (20.31%) Oracle
3 7 (10.94%) Sybase
4 6 (9.38%) SAP
5 3 (4.69%) JBoss
6 2 (3.13%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.13%) Perforce
7 1 (1.56%) Wall Street Systems
7 1 (1.56%) Pega
7 1 (1.56%) Dell
7 1 (1.56%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.56%) Cognos
7 1 (1.56%) Progress
Scotland
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Unspecified Excellent
Posted: 10 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Accenture
Salary: From £37,250 to £49,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Royal Bank Of Scotland
Salary: £Competitive plus cash and benefits package
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 16 days ago