The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for DB2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM DB2
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank - 66 69
Permanent jobs citing DB2 0 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff - 1.15% 0.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 3.79% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 2
Median salary - £40,500 £32,315
Median salary % change year-on-year - +25.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

DB2 is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 187 211 214
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 33.75% 30.27% 32.97%
Number of salaries quoted 165 173 179
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -1.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff citing DB2 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for DB2 in Cardiff

DB2
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for DB2 in Cardiff

DB2
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing DB2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for DB2.

1 3 (100.00%) RPG
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) FTP
1 3 (100.00%) AS400
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) System Testing
1 3 (100.00%) iSeries
1 3 (100.00%) RPG IV
1 3 (100.00%) RPG III
1 3 (100.00%) IFS

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) FTP
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) AS400 Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) RPG Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) AS400
1 3 (100.00%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) RPG
1 3 (100.00%) RPG III
1 3 (100.00%) RPG IV
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IFS