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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 107 139 127
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -12
Permanent jobs citing DB2 53 28 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.62% 0.75% 0.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.20% 2.47% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 17
Average salary £57,500 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.28% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £47,500 £52,500
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
1020 1132 1100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 31.12% 30.32% 35.77%
Number of salaries quoted 652 731 724
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £29,660
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015. 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
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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 +38 48 £57,500 +35.29% 2
Glasgow +3 6 £67,250 +41.57% 1
DB2
UK

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 60 (65.93%) Banking
2 56 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (52.75%) Finance
4 43 (47.25%) SDLC
5 42 (46.15%) UNIX
6 38 (41.76%) Retail
7 33 (36.26%) Mentoring
8 31 (34.07%) WebSphere
8 31 (34.07%) SQL
9 30 (32.97%) Change Management
10 29 (31.87%) WebSphere MQ
10 29 (31.87%) QA
10 29 (31.87%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 29 (31.87%) WebSphere Application Server
10 29 (31.87%) Coaching
11 28 (30.77%) Oracle
12 21 (23.08%) Java
12 21 (23.08%) Linux
12 21 (23.08%) Relational Database
13 15 (16.48%) RDBMS
14 14 (15.38%) Perl
15 12 (13.19%) Windows
16 11 (12.09%) Mainframe
16 11 (12.09%) Stakeholder Management
16 11 (12.09%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
17 10 (10.99%) Analytics
17 10 (10.99%) Incident Management
17 10 (10.99%) SQL Server
17 10 (10.99%) IBM
18 9 (9.89%) JMS

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 31 (34.07%) WebSphere
2 29 (31.87%) WebSphere Application Server
3 11 (12.09%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 6 (6.59%) SAS
4 6 (6.59%) CICS
4 6 (6.59%) Apache
5 5 (5.49%) Apache Pig
6 2 (2.20%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.10%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.10%) MTS
7 1 (1.10%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.10%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.10%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (5.49%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.49%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (5.49%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (5.49%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (5.49%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.10%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (23.08%) Relational Database
2 15 (16.48%) RDBMS
3 10 (10.99%) SQL Server
4 8 (8.79%) MongoDB
5 6 (6.59%) Big Data
6 5 (5.49%) Sqoop
6 5 (5.49%) Triplestore
6 5 (5.49%) Pentaho
6 5 (5.49%) Hadoop
6 5 (5.49%) Apache Hive
6 5 (5.49%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (5.49%) NoSQL
6 5 (5.49%) HBase
6 5 (5.49%) Mahout
7 3 (3.30%) MySQL
7 3 (3.30%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.10%) KDB
9 1 (1.10%) Base SAS
9 1 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (8.79%) JUnit
2 5 (5.49%) Talend Open Studio
3 4 (4.40%) Toad
4 3 (3.30%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.10%) Eclipse
General
1 60 (65.93%) Banking
2 48 (52.75%) Finance
3 38 (41.76%) Retail
4 4 (4.40%) Marketing
5 3 (3.30%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.20%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 34 (37.36%) Technical Specialist
2 12 (13.19%) Developer
3 10 (10.99%) DBA
4 9 (9.89%) Java Developer
5 8 (8.79%) Administrator
5 8 (8.79%) DB2 DBA
6 7 (7.69%) Senior Security Engineer
6 7 (7.69%) Security Engineer
6 7 (7.69%) Database Engineer
6 7 (7.69%) Senior Database Engineer
6 7 (7.69%) Consultant
7 5 (5.49%) Data Architect
7 5 (5.49%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (5.49%) Analyst
7 5 (5.49%) Architect
7 5 (5.49%) DB2 Specialist
7 5 (5.49%) Big Data Architect
8 4 (4.40%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (3.30%) Technical Engineer
10 2 (2.20%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (31.87%) WebSphere MQ
1 29 (31.87%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 9 (9.89%) JMS
3 8 (8.79%) Spring
4 7 (7.69%) J2SE
5 6 (6.59%) Web Services
6 5 (5.49%) MLlib
7 3 (3.30%) .NET
8 2 (2.20%) XML
8 2 (2.20%) XSLT
8 2 (2.20%) HTML
9 1 (1.10%) SAP Basis
9 1 (1.10%) XHTML
9 1 (1.10%) J2EE
9 1 (1.10%) EJB
9 1 (1.10%) CSS
9 1 (1.10%) JDBC
9 1 (1.10%) JSP
9 1 (1.10%) Servlets
9 1 (1.10%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 56 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (12.09%) Mainframe
3 6 (6.59%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (2.20%) iSeries
4 2 (2.20%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.10%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.10%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.10%) AS400
5 1 (1.10%) Equities
5 1 (1.10%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 42 (46.15%) UNIX
2 21 (23.08%) Linux
3 12 (13.19%) Windows
4 9 (9.89%) zOS
5 1 (1.10%) AIX
5 1 (1.10%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (47.25%) SDLC
2 33 (36.26%) Mentoring
3 30 (32.97%) Change Management
4 29 (31.87%) Coaching
5 11 (12.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (10.99%) Incident Management
6 10 (10.99%) Analytics
7 9 (9.89%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (9.89%) Business Development
7 9 (9.89%) Migration
8 8 (8.79%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (8.79%) OO
8 8 (8.79%) ETL
8 8 (8.79%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (7.69%) OOD
9 7 (7.69%) Computer Security
9 7 (7.69%) Database Security
10 6 (6.59%) Data Modelling
10 6 (6.59%) Information Security
11 5 (5.49%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (34.07%) SQL
2 21 (23.08%) Java
3 14 (15.38%) Perl
4 5 (5.49%) PHP
4 5 (5.49%) Python
4 5 (5.49%) R
5 4 (4.40%) COBOL
6 3 (3.30%) Scala
6 3 (3.30%) JCL
7 2 (2.20%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.10%) C#
8 1 (1.10%) C++
8 1 (1.10%) RPG
8 1 (1.10%) ABAP
8 1 (1.10%) XPath
8 1 (1.10%) SAS Macro
8 1 (1.10%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 7 (7.69%) CISSP
1 7 (7.69%) CISMP
2 1 (1.10%) Degree
2 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (31.87%) QA
2 1 (1.10%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.49%) Apache Flume
2 2 (2.20%) ACF2
2 2 (2.20%) RACF
3 1 (1.10%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (5.49%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.20%) zSecure
Vendors
1 28 (30.77%) Oracle
2 10 (10.99%) IBM
3 9 (9.89%) Sybase
4 8 (8.79%) Teradata
5 7 (7.69%) McAfee
6 5 (5.49%) Informatica
6 5 (5.49%) MicroStrategy
6 5 (5.49%) Netezza
6 5 (5.49%) Greenplum
6 5 (5.49%) Vertica
6 5 (5.49%) Talend
6 5 (5.49%) Cognos
7 2 (2.20%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.10%) SAP
8 1 (1.10%) MKS
8 1 (1.10%) TOWER Software
8 1 (1.10%) VMware
8 1 (1.10%) Hyland
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