Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM DB2
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 122 135
Rank change year-on-year -7 +13 -51
Permanent jobs citing DB2 19 25 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.75% 0.99% 0.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.79% 2.86% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 6
Edinburgh median annual salary £75,000 £50,000 £68,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -27.27% +25.00%
10th Percentile £34,375 £42,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £86,263 £73,710 £75,000
Scotland median annual salary £60,000 £48,000 £68,750
% change year-on-year +25.00% -30.18% +25.00%

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 680 873 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 26.87% 34.74% 27.43%
Number of salaries quoted 480 555 433
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 £27,500 £28,550
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £61,650
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +11.11%

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 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for DB2 in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 13 (68.42%) Oracle
2 10 (52.63%) DevOps
3 9 (47.37%) Windows
4 8 (42.11%) Linux
4 8 (42.11%) SaaS
5 7 (36.84%) Java
5 7 (36.84%) SQL
6 6 (31.58%) J2EE
6 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
6 6 (31.58%) SAS
6 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (26.32%) Spring
7 5 (26.32%) Hibernate
7 5 (26.32%) ITIL
7 5 (26.32%) JBoss
7 5 (26.32%) WebLogic
7 5 (26.32%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (26.32%) WebSphere
7 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
7 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
8 4 (21.05%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (21.05%) Java 8
8 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
8 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
8 4 (21.05%) Spring Boot
8 4 (21.05%) SDLC
8 4 (21.05%) Cucumber
8 4 (21.05%) MongoDB
8 4 (21.05%) IaaS

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 (31.58%) SAS
2 5 (26.32%) JBoss
2 5 (26.32%) WebLogic
2 5 (26.32%) WebSphere
3 4 (21.05%) Tomcat
4 2 (10.53%) CICS
Cloud Services
1 8 (42.11%) SaaS
2 4 (21.05%) IaaS
2 4 (21.05%) PaaS
3 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
3 4 (21.05%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (21.05%) MongoDB
3 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (21.05%) RDBMS
4 3 (15.79%) Hadoop
5 2 (10.53%) SAS EBI
6 1 (5.26%) Base SAS
6 1 (5.26%) MySQL
6 1 (5.26%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (5.26%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (5.26%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Cucumber
1 4 (21.05%) JUnit
1 4 (21.05%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) Jasmine
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Architect
1 4 (21.05%) Cloud Architect
1 4 (21.05%) Java Engineer
1 4 (21.05%) Technical Architect
2 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 2 (10.53%) Consultant
2 2 (10.53%) Developer
3 1 (5.26%) COBOL Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Data Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) DB2 Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Development Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Head of Engineering
3 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Mainframe Developer
3 1 (5.26%) SAS BI Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) SAS Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) J2EE
2 5 (26.32%) Hibernate
2 5 (26.32%) Spring
3 4 (21.05%) Spring Boot
4 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.26%) Backbone.js
4 1 (5.26%) CSS
4 1 (5.26%) CSS3
4 1 (5.26%) EJB
4 1 (5.26%) Ext JS
4 1 (5.26%) HTML5
4 1 (5.26%) jQuery
4 1 (5.26%) JSP
4 1 (5.26%) Kafka
4 1 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (5.26%) REST
4 1 (5.26%) Servlets
4 1 (5.26%) Spring MVC
4 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (5.26%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) DataPower
1 4 (21.05%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (10.53%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Linux
3 4 (21.05%) AIX
3 4 (21.05%) HPUX
3 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (21.05%) Solaris
3 4 (21.05%) Unix
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) DevOps
2 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL
3 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
4 4 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (21.05%) Data Management
4 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 4 (21.05%) ITSM
4 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
4 4 (21.05%) Migration
4 4 (21.05%) SDLC
4 4 (21.05%) Service Management
4 4 (21.05%) TDD
5 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.53%) Microservices
5 2 (10.53%) Scrum
6 1 (5.26%) MVC
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) Java
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) Java 8
3 2 (10.53%) COBOL
3 2 (10.53%) Python
3 2 (10.53%) SAS Macro
3 2 (10.53%) VBA
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Tivoli
1 4 (21.05%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) Hitachi
2 4 (21.05%) Hortonworks
2 4 (21.05%) IBM
2 4 (21.05%) Sybase
3 2 (10.53%) Cognos
3 2 (10.53%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (10.53%) Teradata