Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM DB2
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 132 129 117
Rank change year-on-year -3 -12 +1
Permanent jobs citing DB2 14 18 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.58% 0.69% 0.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.21% 2.16% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 17
Edinburgh median annual salary £61,250 £35,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +75.00% -53.33% +650.00%
Scotland median annual salary £67,500 £43,750 £75,000
% change year-on-year +54.29% -41.67% +114.29%

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 634 833 615
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 26.30% 32.11% 28.31%
Number of salaries quoted 445 527 436
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,800 £28,375
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £63,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for DB2 in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 10 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (64.29%) Oracle
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (42.86%) Java
4 6 (42.86%) AIX
4 6 (42.86%) HPUX
4 6 (42.86%) Solaris
4 6 (42.86%) MQSeries
4 6 (42.86%) HP
4 6 (42.86%) Middleware
4 6 (42.86%) Google
4 6 (42.86%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (35.71%) DevOps
6 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
6 4 (28.57%) MongoDB
6 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
6 4 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (28.57%) Selenium
6 4 (28.57%) Python
6 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 4 (28.57%) RDBMS
6 4 (28.57%) Hibernate
6 4 (28.57%) TDD
6 4 (28.57%) Spring
6 4 (28.57%) Linux
6 4 (28.57%) Sybase
6 4 (28.57%) JUnit
6 4 (28.57%) Spring Boot

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 (42.86%) MQSeries
2 3 (21.43%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 10 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (42.86%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) MongoDB
2 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 4 (28.57%) RDBMS
2 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 3 (21.43%) Hadoop
4 2 (14.29%) SAS EBI
5 1 (7.14%) Base SAS
5 1 (7.14%) Big Data
5 1 (7.14%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (7.14%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (7.14%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
1 4 (28.57%) JUnit
1 4 (28.57%) Selenium
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Local Government
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Architect
1 6 (42.86%) Technical Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (28.57%) Java Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) Data Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) AWS Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Big Data Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) SAS BI Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) SAS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) Middleware
2 4 (28.57%) Hibernate
2 4 (28.57%) Spring
2 4 (28.57%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) AIX
1 6 (42.86%) HPUX
1 6 (42.86%) Solaris
2 4 (28.57%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) DevOps
2 4 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (28.57%) SDLC
2 4 (28.57%) TDD
2 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Data Extraction
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) UML
4 1 (7.14%) Use Case
4 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) Java 8
3 4 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (14.29%) SAS Macro
4 2 (14.29%) VBA
5 1 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) AWS Certification
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Oracle
2 6 (42.86%) Google
2 6 (42.86%) HP
3 4 (28.57%) Sybase
4 3 (21.43%) Cognos
4 3 (21.43%) Teradata
5 2 (14.29%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (7.14%) IBM