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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software AG Adabas
Rank 884 881 882
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Adabas 7 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.013% 0.003%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.021% 0.042% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 1
Average salary £45,000 £37,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.20% -5.62%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%

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
33057 35581 33912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.35% 30.77% 31.65%
Number of salaries quoted 28024 29985 29263
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 September 2015 within the UK.

Adabas Salary Histogram in the UK

Adabas
Top 6 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 3 September 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
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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 +12 6 £43,750 +15.89%
Yorkshire +15 5 £45,000 +20.00%
West Yorkshire +6 5 £45,000 +20.00%
Leeds +17 3 £45,000 +20.00%
Halifax - 2 £42,500 -
East Midlands +11 1 £35,000 -13.89%

Adabas
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 32 (78.05%) NATURAL
2 30 (73.17%) COBOL
3 25 (60.98%) IBM
4 24 (58.54%) JCL
5 22 (53.66%) SQL
6 21 (51.22%) SQL Server
6 21 (51.22%) DB2
7 17 (41.46%) WebSphere
8 15 (36.59%) Java
8 15 (36.59%) WebSphere MQ
9 14 (34.15%) XML
9 14 (34.15%) C#
10 13 (31.71%) VB
10 13 (31.71%) VB.NET
10 13 (31.71%) .NET
10 13 (31.71%) ASP.NET
10 13 (31.71%) XSLT
10 13 (31.71%) VB6
11 12 (29.27%) CA Endevor
11 12 (29.27%) Test Planning
12 10 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (24.39%) Oracle
13 8 (19.51%) zOS
13 8 (19.51%) Unit Testing
14 7 (17.07%) MQSeries
15 6 (14.63%) Mainframe
16 5 (12.20%) Windows
17 4 (9.76%) Data Warehouse
17 4 (9.76%) T-SQL
17 4 (9.76%) MySQL

Adabas
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 17 (41.46%) WebSphere
2 7 (17.07%) MQSeries
3 2 (4.88%) CICS
4 1 (2.44%) Confluence
4 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.44%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (51.22%) SQL Server
1 21 (51.22%) DB2
2 4 (9.76%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (9.76%) InterSystems Cache
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (9.76%) MySQL
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) JUnit
1 1 (2.44%) JIRA
General
1 4 (9.76%) Retail
2 3 (7.32%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Finance
4 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 24 (58.54%) Analyst
1 24 (58.54%) Analyst Programmer
1 24 (58.54%) Programmer
2 18 (43.90%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
2 18 (43.90%) COBOL Programmer
2 18 (43.90%) COBOL Analyst
3 10 (24.39%) Developer
4 8 (19.51%) DBA
4 8 (19.51%) SQL DBA
5 4 (9.76%) Senior SQL DBA
5 4 (9.76%) COBOL Developer
5 4 (9.76%) SQL Server DBA
5 4 (9.76%) Senior DBA
6 3 (7.32%) Natural/Adabas Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Adabas Natural Developer
7 2 (4.88%) AWS Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (36.59%) WebSphere MQ
2 14 (34.15%) XML
3 13 (31.71%) XSLT
3 13 (31.71%) .NET
3 13 (31.71%) ASP.NET
4 3 (7.32%) Ajax
5 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.88%) MSMQ
6 1 (2.44%) Web Services
6 1 (2.44%) Java EE
6 1 (2.44%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.44%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (14.63%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.88%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.44%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) zOS
2 5 (12.20%) Windows
3 1 (2.44%) Linux
3 1 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) Test Planning
2 8 (19.51%) Unit Testing
3 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (7.32%) Project Management
4 3 (7.32%) Performance Management
4 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.88%) Coaching
5 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.88%) High Availability
5 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.88%) Change Control
5 2 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.44%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.44%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.44%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 32 (78.05%) NATURAL
2 30 (73.17%) COBOL
3 24 (58.54%) JCL
4 22 (53.66%) SQL
5 15 (36.59%) Java
6 14 (34.15%) C#
7 13 (31.71%) VB
7 13 (31.71%) VB.NET
7 13 (31.71%) VB6
8 4 (9.76%) T-SQL
9 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
9 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.44%) C
10 1 (2.44%) C++
10 1 (2.44%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (4.88%) MCTS
1 2 (4.88%) MCITP
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) KVM
1 1 (2.44%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 12 (29.27%) CA Endevor
2 1 (2.44%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 25 (60.98%) IBM
2 10 (24.39%) Oracle