The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank - 95 76
Permanent jobs citing DB2 0 7 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.52% 1.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 1.75% 6.05%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 19
Average salary - £38,783 £38,900
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -0.30%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
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 Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
332 400 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 25.96% 29.74% 28.29%
Number of salaries quoted 289 363 280
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,150 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

DB2
Salary Trend in Wales

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

DB2 Salary Trend in Wales

DB2
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) VC++
1 1 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) VC++
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase