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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 119 141 120
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -21
Permanent jobs citing DB2 37 35 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.17% 0.92% 1.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.04% 2.97% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 14
Average salary £41,250 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.60% +18.57%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -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
915 1179 1058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 28.96% 31.07% 34.89%
Number of salaries quoted 568 788 610
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 31 March 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 31 March 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
(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 +20 30 £41,250 -8.33% 2
Glasgow +12 7 £46,250 -1.06% 2
DB2
UK

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 31 (56.36%) Banking
2 19 (34.55%) Finance
3 18 (32.73%) Retail
3 18 (32.73%) SQL
4 17 (30.91%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (29.09%) Change Management
6 15 (27.27%) UNIX
7 14 (25.45%) Oracle
8 12 (21.82%) Java
8 12 (21.82%) WebSphere
9 11 (20.00%) QA
9 11 (20.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 11 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
9 11 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
9 11 (20.00%) Mainframe
10 10 (18.18%) SAP
10 10 (18.18%) Mentoring
10 10 (18.18%) Coaching
11 9 (16.36%) MS Excel
11 9 (16.36%) CRM
11 9 (16.36%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (16.36%) IBM
11 9 (16.36%) CICS
11 9 (16.36%) Incident Management
12 7 (12.73%) zOS
12 7 (12.73%) Linux
12 7 (12.73%) Sybase
12 7 (12.73%) RPG
12 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 12 (21.82%) WebSphere
2 11 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (16.36%) CICS
4 6 (10.91%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 5 (9.09%) NetWeaver
6 4 (7.27%) SAP Portal
7 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
7 3 (5.45%) SAS
8 1 (1.82%) MQSeries
Applications
1 9 (16.36%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.45%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (7.27%) SAP HR
1 4 (7.27%) SAP R/3
1 4 (7.27%) SAP FI
1 4 (7.27%) SAP CRM
1 4 (7.27%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (7.27%) SAP CO
1 4 (7.27%) SAP SCM
1 4 (7.27%) SAP LE
1 4 (7.27%) SAP GRC
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.82%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.27%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (7.27%) RDBMS
2 4 (7.27%) SAP BI
2 4 (7.27%) SAP HANA
2 4 (7.27%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.45%) Big Data
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.45%) MySQL
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle OLAP
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (5.45%) SAP BW
3 3 (5.45%) OLAP
4 2 (3.64%) MaxDB
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) JUnit
1 3 (5.45%) ERwin
General
1 31 (56.36%) Banking
2 19 (34.55%) Finance
3 18 (32.73%) Retail
4 2 (3.64%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.64%) German Language
5 1 (1.82%) Automotive
5 1 (1.82%) Legal
5 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.82%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (16.36%) Technical Specialist
2 8 (14.55%) Developer
3 6 (10.91%) Analyst
3 6 (10.91%) DBA
3 6 (10.91%) Administrator
3 6 (10.91%) SAP Support
3 6 (10.91%) SAP Basis Support
4 5 (9.09%) Consultant
4 5 (9.09%) Support Consultant
4 5 (9.09%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 5 (9.09%) SAP Consultant
4 5 (9.09%) DB2 DBA
4 5 (9.09%) Technical Leader
4 5 (9.09%) SAP Support Consultant
5 4 (7.27%) RPG Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Architect
5 4 (7.27%) AS400 Developer
6 3 (5.45%) DB2 Specialist
6 3 (5.45%) Data Architect
6 3 (5.45%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 11 (20.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 6 (10.91%) SAP Basis
3 4 (7.27%) SAP PI
4 3 (5.45%) Spring
4 3 (5.45%) J2SE
4 3 (5.45%) JMS
5 1 (1.82%) .NET
5 1 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.91%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (20.00%) Mainframe
3 6 (10.91%) IBM Mainframe
4 4 (7.27%) AS400
5 3 (5.45%) Reference Data
5 3 (5.45%) Social Media
6 1 (1.82%) iSeries
6 1 (1.82%) Replication
6 1 (1.82%) VSAM
6 1 (1.82%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.27%) UNIX
2 7 (12.73%) Linux
2 7 (12.73%) zOS
3 6 (10.91%) Windows
4 2 (3.64%) AIX
4 2 (3.64%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.64%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.64%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.82%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.09%) Change Management
2 10 (18.18%) Mentoring
2 10 (18.18%) Coaching
3 9 (16.36%) CRM
3 9 (16.36%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (16.36%) Incident Management
4 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (9.09%) Analytics
5 5 (9.09%) ITIL
6 4 (7.27%) OO
7 3 (5.45%) Data Security
7 3 (5.45%) Migration
7 3 (5.45%) Data Modelling
7 3 (5.45%) OOD
7 3 (5.45%) ETL
7 3 (5.45%) Master Data Management
7 3 (5.45%) Data Transformation
7 3 (5.45%) Performance Management
7 3 (5.45%) Data Architecture
7 3 (5.45%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (32.73%) SQL
2 12 (21.82%) Java
3 7 (12.73%) RPG
3 7 (12.73%) RPG IV
4 5 (9.09%) ABAP
5 4 (7.27%) Perl
5 4 (7.27%) COBOL
6 1 (1.82%) C++
6 1 (1.82%) Assembly Language
6 1 (1.82%) REXX
6 1 (1.82%) JCL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.91%) Degree
2 5 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 5 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (10.91%) RACF
2 5 (9.09%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) CA Endevor
1 1 (1.82%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 14 (25.45%) Oracle
2 10 (18.18%) SAP
3 9 (16.36%) IBM
4 7 (12.73%) Sybase
5 4 (7.27%) Informatica
6 3 (5.45%) Teradata
6 3 (5.45%) Cognos
6 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.64%) BMC
8 1 (1.82%) CA
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