The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 138 123 146
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +23
Permanent jobs citing DB2 32 39 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.86% 1.20% 0.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.73% 3.31% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 20 31 2
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £42,700
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +11.24%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1174 1178 1016
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 31.64% 36.12% 31.94%
Number of salaries quoted 785 788 721
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
DB2
UK

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -19 11 £38,250 +2.00%
Glasgow -21 9 £48,750 -7.14% 2
DB2
UK

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 42 (67.74%) SQL
2 33 (53.23%) Change Management
3 24 (38.71%) RPG
3 24 (38.71%) RPG IV
4 20 (32.26%) Banking
4 20 (32.26%) Finance
5 15 (24.19%) IBM
6 14 (22.58%) Oracle
7 13 (20.97%) UNIX
7 13 (20.97%) Java
8 11 (17.74%) Mainframe
9 9 (14.52%) Sybase
9 9 (14.52%) CICS
9 9 (14.52%) Relational Database
9 9 (14.52%) QA
9 9 (14.52%) IBM Mainframe
10 8 (12.90%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (12.90%) zOS
10 8 (12.90%) Linux
10 8 (12.90%) Perl
10 8 (12.90%) Retail
11 7 (11.29%) OO
12 6 (9.68%) RDBMS
12 6 (9.68%) JUnit
12 6 (9.68%) XML
12 6 (9.68%) Spring
13 5 (8.06%) COBOL
13 5 (8.06%) REXX
13 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
13 5 (8.06%) JCL

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 9 (14.52%) CICS
2 5 (8.06%) MQSeries
3 4 (6.45%) SAS
4 3 (4.84%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.23%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.61%) IIS
6 1 (1.61%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.61%) NetWeaver
6 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.61%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) Internet
1 1 (1.61%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.52%) Relational Database
2 6 (9.68%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.84%) OLAP
3 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (4.84%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.61%) DB2 UDB
4 1 (1.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (9.68%) JUnit
2 2 (3.23%) ClearCase
2 2 (3.23%) ClearQuest
2 2 (3.23%) Ant
2 2 (3.23%) Subversion
3 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.61%) Fiddler
3 1 (1.61%) Apache Ivy
General
1 20 (32.26%) Banking
1 20 (32.26%) Finance
2 8 (12.90%) Retail
3 4 (6.45%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.23%) Front Office
5 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.61%) French Language
5 1 (1.61%) German Language
Job Titles
1 29 (46.77%) Analyst
2 22 (35.48%) Analyst Programmer
2 22 (35.48%) Programmer
3 21 (33.87%) RPG Programmer
3 21 (33.87%) RPG Analyst Programmer
4 15 (24.19%) Developer
5 9 (14.52%) Java Developer
6 8 (12.90%) Technical Specialist
7 6 (9.68%) Administrator
8 4 (6.45%) DBA
9 3 (4.84%) RPG Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 3 (4.84%) DB2 DBA
10 2 (3.23%) Support Analyst
10 2 (3.23%) Applications Support
10 2 (3.23%) ABAP Developer
10 2 (3.23%) SAP Developer
11 1 (1.61%) Analyst Developer
11 1 (1.61%) Senior Analyst Programmer
11 1 (1.61%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.68%) XML
1 6 (9.68%) Spring
2 5 (8.06%) JMS
2 5 (8.06%) ISPF
3 4 (6.45%) J2SE
3 4 (6.45%) HTML
4 3 (4.84%) J2EE
5 2 (3.23%) HTML5
5 2 (3.23%) Apache Flex
5 2 (3.23%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 2 (3.23%) Apache CXF
5 2 (3.23%) SAP Business Workflow
5 2 (3.23%) SOAP
5 2 (3.23%) Struts
5 2 (3.23%) .NET
6 1 (1.61%) SAP Basis
6 1 (1.61%) SAP Smart Forms
6 1 (1.61%) XSLT
6 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.61%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) Mainframe
2 9 (14.52%) IBM Mainframe
3 5 (8.06%) VSAM
4 3 (4.84%) Equity Derivative
4 3 (4.84%) iSeries
5 1 (1.61%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.97%) UNIX
2 8 (12.90%) zOS
2 8 (12.90%) Linux
3 2 (3.23%) Windows
3 2 (3.23%) AIX
4 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (53.23%) Change Management
2 8 (12.90%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (11.29%) OO
4 4 (6.45%) Release Management
4 4 (6.45%) Multithreading
4 4 (6.45%) OOD
4 4 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (4.84%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (4.84%) Incident Management
5 3 (4.84%) Quality Management
5 3 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (4.84%) ITIL
5 3 (4.84%) ETL
5 3 (4.84%) QMS
5 3 (4.84%) Database Tuning
5 3 (4.84%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (3.23%) Low Latency
6 2 (3.23%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (3.23%) Workflow
6 2 (3.23%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 42 (67.74%) SQL
2 24 (38.71%) RPG
2 24 (38.71%) RPG IV
3 13 (20.97%) Java
4 8 (12.90%) Perl
5 5 (8.06%) COBOL
5 5 (8.06%) REXX
5 5 (8.06%) JCL
6 4 (6.45%) Assembly Language
6 4 (6.45%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.84%) C#
7 3 (4.84%) ABAP
8 2 (3.23%) Scala
8 2 (3.23%) SAPscript
8 2 (3.23%) C++
9 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.61%) C
9 1 (1.61%) VB
9 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (1.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) CA Endevor
2 1 (1.61%) Control-M
Vendors
1 15 (24.19%) IBM
2 14 (22.58%) Oracle
3 9 (14.52%) Sybase
4 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.84%) SAP
5 3 (4.84%) Business Objects
6 2 (3.23%) Pega
6 2 (3.23%) Perforce
7 1 (1.61%) Remedy
7 1 (1.61%) BMC
7 1 (1.61%) Progress
7 1 (1.61%) Wall Street Systems
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago