The table below looks at the statistics for Adabas skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Adabas over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software AG Adabas
Rank 895 873 900
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +27
Permanent jobs citing Adabas 20 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.003% 0.013%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.058% 0.009% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 5
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +63.26%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +63.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
34549 33805 36329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.33% 31.60% 31.05%
Number of salaries quoted 29026 29260 31926
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Adabas
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Adabas within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Adabas Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Adabas
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Adabas within the UK.

Adabas Salary Trend in the UK

Adabas
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Adabas over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 within the UK.

Adabas Salary Histogram in the UK

Adabas
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Adabas within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 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
England -28 20 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Berkshire +4 10 £36,500 -8.75%
South East -6 10 £36,500 -8.75%
Reading - 10 £36,500 -
East Midlands - 5 £38,800 -
Leicestershire - 3 £33,000 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £37,500 - 1
Yorkshire - 3 £37,500 - 1
Leeds - 3 £37,500 - 1
Leicester - 3 £33,000 -
London - 2 £46,500 -
Nottingham - 2 £45,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £45,500 -

Adabas
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Adabas 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 Adabas.

1 22 (68.75%) NATURAL
2 14 (43.75%) Mainframe
3 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
4 12 (37.50%) UNIX
4 12 (37.50%) CICS
4 12 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (34.38%) Finance
5 11 (34.38%) JCL
5 11 (34.38%) COBOL
6 10 (31.25%) IBM
7 9 (28.13%) HP
7 9 (28.13%) XML
7 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2000
7 9 (28.13%) SOA
8 8 (25.00%) Windows
8 8 (25.00%) DB2
9 6 (18.75%) zOS
10 5 (15.63%) VSAM
10 5 (15.63%) Java
10 5 (15.63%) SQL
10 5 (15.63%) Oracle
11 4 (12.50%) Sybase
11 4 (12.50%) MySQL
11 4 (12.50%) REXX
11 4 (12.50%) InterSystems Cache
11 4 (12.50%) Retail
11 4 (12.50%) Oracle Database
11 4 (12.50%) WebSphere
11 4 (12.50%) IBM Mainframe
12 3 (9.38%) CA Endevor

Adabas
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Adabas 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 Adabas. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (37.50%) CICS
2 4 (12.50%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
2 12 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2000
4 8 (25.00%) DB2
5 4 (12.50%) InterSystems Cache
5 4 (12.50%) MySQL
5 4 (12.50%) Oracle Database
6 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (6.25%) OLAP
8 1 (3.13%) Informix
8 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) ERwin
2 1 (3.13%) JIRA
2 1 (3.13%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (3.13%) LoadRunner
General
1 11 (34.38%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Programmer
2 12 (37.50%) Developer
2 12 (37.50%) Analyst
3 11 (34.38%) Analyst Programmer
4 8 (25.00%) Natural/Adabas Developer
4 8 (25.00%) Adabas Natural Developer
5 7 (21.88%) Natural/Adabas Programmer
6 6 (18.75%) Adabas Natural Analyst Programmer
6 6 (18.75%) DBA
7 5 (15.63%) Analyst Developer
8 4 (12.50%) COBOL Developer
9 3 (9.38%) Senior DBA
10 2 (6.25%) COBOL Programmer
10 2 (6.25%) DB2 DBA
10 2 (6.25%) Mainframe Developer
10 2 (6.25%) Administrator
10 2 (6.25%) Oracle DBA
10 2 (6.25%) Team Leader
10 2 (6.25%) Senior Oracle DBA
11 1 (3.13%) Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) XML
2 3 (9.38%) EntireX
3 2 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (6.25%) ISPF
4 1 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) Mainframe
2 5 (15.63%) VSAM
3 4 (12.50%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.13%) iSeries
5 1 (3.13%) Credit Risk
5 1 (3.13%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) UNIX
2 8 (25.00%) Windows
3 6 (18.75%) zOS
4 3 (9.38%) VMS
5 2 (6.25%) OpenVMS
6 1 (3.13%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) SOA
2 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis
2 3 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (9.38%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (9.38%) Data Modelling
3 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
3 2 (6.25%) System Testing
3 2 (6.25%) Performance Management
3 2 (6.25%) Workflow
3 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.13%) ETL
4 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.13%) TDD
4 1 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.13%) Wealth Management
4 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (68.75%) NATURAL
2 11 (34.38%) JCL
2 11 (34.38%) COBOL
3 5 (15.63%) Java
3 5 (15.63%) SQL
4 4 (12.50%) REXX
5 3 (9.38%) DCL
6 2 (6.25%) C++
7 1 (3.13%) SELCOPY
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) CA Endevor
2 2 (6.25%) MAINVIEW
3 1 (3.13%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) IBM
2 9 (28.13%) HP
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle
4 4 (12.50%) Sybase
5 2 (6.25%) BMC
5 2 (6.25%) CA