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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 89 73 72
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -1
Permanent jobs citing DB2 3 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.25% 1.50% 1.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.87% 6.25% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 17
Average salary £33,033 £35,783 £36,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.68% -1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,059 £35,783 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £35,007 £47,813 £50,800
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
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
345 240 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 28.61% 23.95% 34.61%
Number of salaries quoted 304 204 321
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 17 April 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 -10 3 £33,033 -7.68%
DB2
Wales

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (50.00%) ETL
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (33.33%) Validation
4 2 (33.33%) Data Management
4 2 (33.33%) iSeries
4 2 (33.33%) Toad
4 2 (33.33%) SQLPlus
4 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (33.33%) RPG
4 2 (33.33%) UNIX
5 1 (16.67%) AIX
5 1 (16.67%) Apache
5 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
5 1 (16.67%) OS/400
5 1 (16.67%) ERP
5 1 (16.67%) OLAP
5 1 (16.67%) Business Objects
5 1 (16.67%) IIS
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) INSURE/90
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQLPlus
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (16.67%) Star Schema
3 1 (16.67%) DataStage
3 1 (16.67%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Toad
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Analyst Programmer
3 2 (33.33%) Programmer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Programmer
3 2 (33.33%) Developer
4 1 (16.67%) RPG Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) RPG Analyst Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior RPG Analyst Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior RPG Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior RPG Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) RPG Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) iSeries
2 1 (16.67%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) AIX
2 1 (16.67%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) ETL
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Validation
3 2 (33.33%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Predictive Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 2 (33.33%) RPG
3 1 (16.67%) COBOL
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) RPG/400
3 1 (16.67%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB
2 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Business Objects
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Teradata