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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 140 121 144
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +23
Permanent jobs citing DB2 31 39 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.85% 1.19% 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.65% 3.33% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 19 31 3
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +26.66%
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
1171 1171 1023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 31.92% 35.76% 31.93%
Number of salaries quoted 788 793 727
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 £55,000
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 23 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 23 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
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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 -19 11 £38,250 +2.00% 1
Glasgow -17 8 £50,000 -4.76% 2
DB2
UK

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 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 43 (66.15%) SQL
2 35 (53.85%) Change Management
3 24 (36.92%) RPG
3 24 (36.92%) RPG IV
4 22 (33.85%) Finance
5 19 (29.23%) Banking
6 17 (26.15%) IBM
7 15 (23.08%) Oracle
8 13 (20.00%) UNIX
9 12 (18.46%) Java
10 11 (16.92%) CICS
10 11 (16.92%) Mainframe
11 10 (15.38%) Retail
12 9 (13.85%) QA
12 9 (13.85%) IBM Mainframe
13 8 (12.31%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (12.31%) Relational Database
13 8 (12.31%) zOS
13 8 (12.31%) Linux
13 8 (12.31%) Perl
13 8 (12.31%) Sybase
14 7 (10.77%) COBOL
14 7 (10.77%) OO
14 7 (10.77%) Microsoft
15 6 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
15 6 (9.23%) RDBMS
15 6 (9.23%) Assembly Language
15 6 (9.23%) JUnit
15 6 (9.23%) XML
15 6 (9.23%) Spring

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 11 (16.92%) CICS
2 5 (7.69%) MQSeries
3 4 (6.15%) SAS
4 3 (4.62%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.08%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.54%) IIS
6 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.54%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.54%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) Internet
1 1 (1.54%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.31%) Relational Database
2 6 (9.23%) RDBMS
3 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (7.69%) OLAP
3 5 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (7.69%) Oracle OLAP
3 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (4.62%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.54%) MySQL
5 1 (1.54%) DB2 UDB
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (9.23%) JUnit
2 2 (3.08%) ClearCase
2 2 (3.08%) Ant
2 2 (3.08%) ClearQuest
2 2 (3.08%) Subversion
3 1 (1.54%) Fiddler
3 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.54%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (1.54%) Eclipse
General
1 22 (33.85%) Finance
2 19 (29.23%) Banking
3 10 (15.38%) Retail
4 3 (4.62%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.54%) French Language
5 1 (1.54%) German Language
5 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.54%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 31 (47.69%) Analyst
2 22 (33.85%) Analyst Programmer
2 22 (33.85%) Programmer
3 21 (32.31%) RPG Programmer
3 21 (32.31%) RPG Analyst Programmer
4 14 (21.54%) Developer
5 8 (12.31%) Java Developer
5 8 (12.31%) Technical Specialist
6 6 (9.23%) Administrator
7 5 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 4 (6.15%) DBA
8 4 (6.15%) Applications Support
9 3 (4.62%) DB2 DBA
9 3 (4.62%) RPG Developer
10 2 (3.08%) DB2 Specialist
10 2 (3.08%) SAP Developer
10 2 (3.08%) Applications Support Specialist
10 2 (3.08%) Applications Specialist
10 2 (3.08%) Support Specialist
10 2 (3.08%) ABAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.23%) XML
1 6 (9.23%) Spring
2 5 (7.69%) ISPF
2 5 (7.69%) JMS
3 4 (6.15%) HTML
3 4 (6.15%) J2SE
4 3 (4.62%) J2EE
5 2 (3.08%) .NET
5 2 (3.08%) SOAP
5 2 (3.08%) Struts
5 2 (3.08%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 2 (3.08%) Apache Flex
5 2 (3.08%) SAP Business Workflow
5 2 (3.08%) Apache CXF
5 2 (3.08%) HTML5
6 1 (1.54%) CSS3
6 1 (1.54%) Ext JS
6 1 (1.54%) WPF
6 1 (1.54%) jQuery
6 1 (1.54%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) Mainframe
2 9 (13.85%) IBM Mainframe
3 5 (7.69%) VSAM
4 3 (4.62%) Equity Derivative
4 3 (4.62%) iSeries
5 1 (1.54%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.00%) UNIX
2 8 (12.31%) Linux
2 8 (12.31%) zOS
3 2 (3.08%) Windows
3 2 (3.08%) AIX
4 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (53.85%) Change Management
2 8 (12.31%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (10.77%) OO
4 6 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (9.23%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (7.69%) ETL
6 4 (6.15%) QMS
6 4 (6.15%) Release Management
6 4 (6.15%) OOD
6 4 (6.15%) Quality Management
7 3 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.62%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.62%) ITIL
7 3 (4.62%) Multithreading
7 3 (4.62%) Incident Management
7 3 (4.62%) Database Tuning
8 2 (3.08%) Software Engineering
8 2 (3.08%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (3.08%) Workflow
8 2 (3.08%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 43 (66.15%) SQL
2 24 (36.92%) RPG
2 24 (36.92%) RPG IV
3 12 (18.46%) Java
4 8 (12.31%) Perl
5 7 (10.77%) COBOL
6 6 (9.23%) Assembly Language
7 5 (7.69%) REXX
7 5 (7.69%) JCL
8 4 (6.15%) JavaScript
9 3 (4.62%) C#
9 3 (4.62%) ABAP
10 2 (3.08%) SAPscript
10 2 (3.08%) C++
11 1 (1.54%) C
11 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.54%) Python
11 1 (1.54%) VB
11 1 (1.54%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (1.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (9.23%) CA Endevor
2 1 (1.54%) Control-M
Vendors
1 17 (26.15%) IBM
2 15 (23.08%) Oracle
3 8 (12.31%) Sybase
4 7 (10.77%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.69%) Business Objects
6 3 (4.62%) SAP
7 2 (3.08%) Perforce
7 2 (3.08%) Pega
8 1 (1.54%) Wall Street Systems
8 1 (1.54%) Progress
8 1 (1.54%) BMC
8 1 (1.54%) Remedy
Scotland
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £35K + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago