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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 142 141 135
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing DB2 20 25 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.64% 0.77% 0.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.97% 2.47% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 19
Average salary £35,000 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.66% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,300 £58,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
1016 1014 1002
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 32.66% 31.13% 32.18%
Number of salaries quoted 705 706 715
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
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 December 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 -14 8 - - 2
Glasgow +3 6 £36,500 +46.00%
DB2
UK

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 30 (61.22%) SQL
2 26 (53.06%) Change Management
3 20 (40.82%) RPG
3 20 (40.82%) RPG IV
4 16 (32.65%) Oracle
5 15 (30.61%) Java
5 15 (30.61%) Banking
6 13 (26.53%) Finance
6 13 (26.53%) SAP
7 12 (24.49%) COBOL
7 12 (24.49%) CICS
8 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
8 11 (22.45%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (20.41%) Mainframe
9 10 (20.41%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (16.33%) CRM
10 8 (16.33%) SAS
10 8 (16.33%) Assembly Language
11 7 (14.29%) REXX
11 7 (14.29%) ABAP
11 7 (14.29%) UNIX
11 7 (14.29%) IBM
11 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
11 7 (14.29%) IBM Mainframe
11 7 (14.29%) CA Endevor
12 6 (12.24%) Sybase
12 6 (12.24%) ITIL
12 6 (12.24%) Relational Database
13 5 (10.20%) Release Management
13 5 (10.20%) Mentoring

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 12 (24.49%) CICS
2 8 (16.33%) SAS
3 5 (10.20%) WebSphere
4 4 (8.16%) SAP Portal
4 4 (8.16%) NetWeaver
5 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
5 3 (6.12%) JBoss
6 2 (4.08%) WebLogic
6 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.04%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (8.16%) SAP HR
1 4 (8.16%) SAP R/3
1 4 (8.16%) SAP FI
1 4 (8.16%) SAP CRM
1 4 (8.16%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (8.16%) SAP CO
1 4 (8.16%) SAP SCM
1 4 (8.16%) SAP LE
1 4 (8.16%) SAP GRC
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) ATM
2 1 (2.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.24%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.16%) RDBMS
3 4 (8.16%) SAP BW
3 4 (8.16%) SAP BI
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.12%) OLAP
4 3 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle OLAP
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (6.12%) SAP HANA
4 3 (6.12%) Big Data
5 1 (2.04%) MarkLogic
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.04%) MaxDB
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.04%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) ERwin
2 1 (2.04%) Subversion
2 1 (2.04%) Maven
2 1 (2.04%) MagicDraw
2 1 (2.04%) Hudson
2 1 (2.04%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
General
1 15 (30.61%) Banking
2 13 (26.53%) Finance
3 5 (10.20%) Retail
4 3 (6.12%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.08%) Front Office
6 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (34.69%) Analyst
2 16 (32.65%) Analyst Programmer
2 16 (32.65%) Programmer
2 16 (32.65%) RPG Programmer
2 16 (32.65%) RPG Analyst Programmer
3 9 (18.37%) Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Technical Specialist
4 6 (12.24%) SAP Support
5 5 (10.20%) SAP Basis Support
6 4 (8.16%) RPG Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Architect
6 4 (8.16%) Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) Support Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) SAP Basis Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) SAP Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) SAP Support Consultant
7 3 (6.12%) AS400 Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Administrator
7 3 (6.12%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) SAP Basis
2 4 (8.16%) JMS
2 4 (8.16%) SAP PI
3 3 (6.12%) Web Services
4 2 (4.08%) XML
4 2 (4.08%) SOAP
4 2 (4.08%) .NET
4 2 (4.08%) J2EE
5 1 (2.04%) EJB
5 1 (2.04%) CSS
5 1 (2.04%) JSP
5 1 (2.04%) Servlets
5 1 (2.04%) HTML
5 1 (2.04%) HTML5
5 1 (2.04%) FpML
5 1 (2.04%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.04%) Spring
5 1 (2.04%) Apache Flex
5 1 (2.04%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (20.41%) Mainframe
3 7 (14.29%) IBM Mainframe
4 5 (10.20%) Chip Card
5 3 (6.12%) Social Media
5 3 (6.12%) Reference Data
5 3 (6.12%) AS400
6 2 (4.08%) Replication
6 2 (4.08%) iSeries
7 1 (2.04%) Open Source
7 1 (2.04%) DataPower
7 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) UNIX
2 4 (8.16%) Windows
2 4 (8.16%) Linux
3 2 (4.08%) zOS
3 2 (4.08%) AIX
3 2 (4.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (53.06%) Change Management
2 10 (20.41%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (16.33%) CRM
4 6 (12.24%) ITIL
5 5 (10.20%) Release Management
5 5 (10.20%) Mentoring
5 5 (10.20%) Coaching
6 4 (8.16%) Analytics
6 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.16%) Project Management
7 3 (6.12%) Service Management
7 3 (6.12%) Data Security
7 3 (6.12%) Migration
7 3 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.12%) Data Modelling
7 3 (6.12%) ETL
7 3 (6.12%) TDD
7 3 (6.12%) Data Management
7 3 (6.12%) Information Management
7 3 (6.12%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (61.22%) SQL
2 20 (40.82%) RPG
2 20 (40.82%) RPG IV
3 15 (30.61%) Java
4 12 (24.49%) COBOL
5 8 (16.33%) Assembly Language
6 7 (14.29%) REXX
6 7 (14.29%) ABAP
7 5 (10.20%) JCL
8 2 (4.08%) Scala
8 2 (4.08%) Perl
9 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.04%) SAPscript
9 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.04%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) RACF
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) CA Endevor
2 2 (4.08%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 16 (32.65%) Oracle
2 13 (26.53%) SAP
3 7 (14.29%) IBM
4 6 (12.24%) Sybase
5 4 (8.16%) Cognos
6 3 (6.12%) Informatica
6 3 (6.12%) Teradata
7 2 (4.08%) BMC
7 2 (4.08%) CA
8 1 (2.04%) Dell
8 1 (2.04%) Business Objects