The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 87 84 68
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -16
Permanent jobs citing DB2 10 13 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.83% 1.17% 2.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.85% 4.68% 6.73%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 21
Average salary £32,500 £35,783 £36,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.17% -1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,565 £35,783 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,283 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
DB2
Wales

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 South Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
351 278 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 29.10% 25.02% 31.17%
Number of salaries quoted 299 249 302
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DB2 across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

DB2
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DB2 across the South Wales region.

DB2 Salary Trend in South Wales

DB2
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Cardiff -1 10 £32,500 -9.17%
DB2
Wales

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 11 (91.67%) Finance
1 11 (91.67%) Degree
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
3 7 (58.33%) Telecoms
3 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) Banking
4 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 6 (50.00%) iSeries
4 6 (50.00%) RPG
4 6 (50.00%) Oracle
5 5 (41.67%) Scrum
5 5 (41.67%) RPG/400
5 5 (41.67%) RPG IV
5 5 (41.67%) INSURE/90
6 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 4 (33.33%) C++
7 3 (25.00%) Java
8 2 (16.67%) Validation
8 2 (16.67%) SQLPlus
8 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
8 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (16.67%) ETL
8 2 (16.67%) Toad
8 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (16.67%) Data Management
9 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
9 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
9 1 (8.33%) WebSphere

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 5 (41.67%) INSURE/90
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (16.67%) SQLPlus
3 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Toad
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) Telecoms
2 7 (58.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Analyst Programmer
3 5 (41.67%) Programmer
3 5 (41.67%) Developer Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 5 (41.67%) RPG Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Programmer
3 5 (41.67%) RPG Programmer
3 5 (41.67%) RPG Analyst Programmer
3 5 (41.67%) Senior RPG Analyst Programmer
3 5 (41.67%) Senior RPG Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Senior RPG Programmer
4 3 (25.00%) C++ Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) iSeries
2 1 (8.33%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) OS/400
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
1 1 (8.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Validation
4 2 (16.67%) ETL
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) RPG
3 5 (41.67%) RPG/400
3 5 (41.67%) RPG IV
4 4 (33.33%) C++
5 3 (25.00%) Java
6 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
7 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
7 1 (8.33%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) IBM