Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for DB2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DB2 over the 6 months to 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM DB2
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 127 122
Rank change year-on-year +2 -5 -25
Permanent jobs citing DB2 24 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.95% 0.89% 0.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.52% 2.58% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 11
Edinburgh median annual salary £61,250 £45,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.11% -40.00% +36.36%
Scotland median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% -40.00% +36.36%

DB2 is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 681 930 629
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 26.99% 34.55% 27.10%
Number of salaries quoted 475 584 426
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £69,500 £65,000 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% -3.49% +6.83%

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing DB2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for DB2 in Edinburgh

DB2
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for DB2 in Edinburgh

DB2
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DB2 in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for DB2 in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT jobs citing DB2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for DB2.

1 16 (66.67%) Oracle
2 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (45.83%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (37.50%) Java
5 9 (37.50%) SQL
6 8 (33.33%) DevOps
7 6 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 6 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 6 (25.00%) Google
7 6 (25.00%) AIX
7 6 (25.00%) HPUX
7 6 (25.00%) Solaris
7 6 (25.00%) MQSeries
7 6 (25.00%) HP
7 6 (25.00%) Middleware
7 6 (25.00%) Hibernate
7 6 (25.00%) Spring
8 5 (20.83%) TDD
8 5 (20.83%) Finance
8 5 (20.83%) RDBMS
8 5 (20.83%) Linux
8 5 (20.83%) Windows
8 5 (20.83%) Python
8 5 (20.83%) J2EE
8 5 (20.83%) Sybase
8 5 (20.83%) JUnit
8 5 (20.83%) Selenium
8 5 (20.83%) SaaS

DB2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (25.00%) MQSeries
2 4 (16.67%) JBoss
2 4 (16.67%) SAS
2 4 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 4 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 2 (8.33%) CICS
Cloud Services
1 11 (45.83%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (20.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (20.83%) Hadoop
3 5 (20.83%) MongoDB
3 5 (20.83%) NoSQL
3 5 (20.83%) RDBMS
4 3 (12.50%) SAS EBI
5 2 (8.33%) Base SAS
5 2 (8.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 2 (8.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (8.33%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 1 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (4.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Cucumber
1 5 (20.83%) JUnit
1 5 (20.83%) Selenium
2 1 (4.17%) Jasmine
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Local Government
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Architect
1 6 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 5 (20.83%) Java Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Data Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Developer
5 2 (8.33%) SAS BI Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) SAS Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) AWS Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Big Data Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) COBOL Developer
6 1 (4.17%) DB2 Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Development Manager
6 1 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Head of Engineering
6 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Mainframe Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 6 (25.00%) Middleware
1 6 (25.00%) Spring
2 5 (20.83%) J2EE
2 5 (20.83%) Spring Boot
3 1 (4.17%) Backbone.js
3 1 (4.17%) CSS
3 1 (4.17%) CSS3
3 1 (4.17%) EJB
3 1 (4.17%) Ext JS
3 1 (4.17%) HTML5
3 1 (4.17%) jQuery
3 1 (4.17%) JSP
3 1 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (4.17%) REST
3 1 (4.17%) Servlets
3 1 (4.17%) SOAP
3 1 (4.17%) Spring MVC
3 1 (4.17%) Velocity
3 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (8.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) AIX
1 6 (25.00%) HPUX
1 6 (25.00%) Solaris
2 5 (20.83%) Linux
2 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) DevOps
2 6 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (20.83%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (20.83%) SDLC
3 5 (20.83%) TDD
4 4 (16.67%) ITIL
4 4 (16.67%) ITSM
4 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 4 (16.67%) Service Management
5 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.33%) Microservices
6 2 (8.33%) Scrum
7 1 (4.17%) Decision-Making
7 1 (4.17%) Migration
7 1 (4.17%) MVC
7 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (4.17%) Project Management
7 1 (4.17%) QA Automation
7 1 (4.17%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) Java
1 9 (37.50%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) Java 8
2 5 (20.83%) Python
3 3 (12.50%) SAS Macro
3 3 (12.50%) VBA
4 2 (8.33%) COBOL
5 1 (4.17%) C#
5 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) GDPR
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Oracle
2 6 (25.00%) Google
2 6 (25.00%) HP
3 5 (20.83%) Sybase
4 4 (16.67%) Cognos
4 4 (16.67%) Teradata
5 3 (12.50%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (4.17%) IBM