Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM DB2
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 164 161 164
Rank change year-on-year -3 +3 +27
Permanent jobs citing DB2 64 49 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.13% 0.96% 1.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.29% 3.05% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 31
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £75,000 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.00% +37.61% +55.71%
10th Percentile £26,500 £40,425 £10,000
90th Percentile £74,500 £75,000 £84,250
UK median annual salary £48,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -15.65% +4.55% +10.00%

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 Scotland with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1946 1606 2044
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 34.50% 31.35% 31.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1207 957 1324
Scotland median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £61,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for DB2 in Scotland

DB2
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for DB2 in Scotland

DB2
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DB2 in Scotland over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DB2 in Scotland

DB2
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +2 39 £36,250 -36.96% 3
Edinburgh -2 25 £45,000 -40.00% 1
DB2
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for DB2.

1 45 (70.31%) Oracle
2 39 (60.94%) SQL Server
3 35 (54.69%) SQL
4 31 (48.44%) IBM
5 30 (46.88%) Unix
6 26 (40.63%) Java
7 24 (37.50%) Linux
8 23 (35.94%) Windows
9 20 (31.25%) WebSphere
10 19 (29.69%) WebLogic
11 18 (28.13%) Spring
12 17 (26.56%) Finance
12 17 (26.56%) Sybase
13 16 (25.00%) AS400
13 16 (25.00%) Relational Database
14 14 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (21.88%) TDD
15 13 (20.31%) Oracle Application Server
15 13 (20.31%) DB2 UDB
15 13 (20.31%) WebSphere Application Server
15 13 (20.31%) JD Edwards
15 13 (20.31%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (20.31%) Oracle Certification
15 13 (20.31%) Oracle Reports
15 13 (20.31%) EDI
15 13 (20.31%) Oracle UPK
15 13 (20.31%) JDE EnterpriseOne
15 13 (20.31%) WebCenter
16 12 (18.75%) SDLC
16 12 (18.75%) Hibernate

DB2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 20 (31.25%) WebSphere
2 19 (29.69%) WebLogic
3 13 (20.31%) Oracle Application Server
3 13 (20.31%) Oracle UPK
3 13 (20.31%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (10.94%) Tomcat
5 6 (9.38%) JBoss
5 6 (9.38%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (3.13%) CICS
Business Applications
1 13 (20.31%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 6 (9.38%) SAP GRC
3 2 (3.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (60.94%) SQL Server
2 16 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 13 (20.31%) DB2 UDB
3 13 (20.31%) Oracle Reports
4 11 (17.19%) RDBMS
5 7 (10.94%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (10.94%) MongoDB
5 7 (10.94%) NoSQL
6 5 (7.81%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 5 (7.81%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 5 (7.81%) Cognos Report Studio
7 4 (6.25%) Cognos Query Studio
8 3 (4.69%) DataStage
8 3 (4.69%) MySQL
8 3 (4.69%) Power BI
9 2 (3.13%) IBM InfoSphere
9 2 (3.13%) KDB
9 2 (3.13%) Kdb+
9 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (1.56%) DecisionStream
Development Applications
1 9 (14.06%) JUnit
2 6 (9.38%) Log4j
3 1 (1.56%) Ant
3 1 (1.56%) Concordion
3 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.56%) Gradle
3 1 (1.56%) Hudson
3 1 (1.56%) JBehave
3 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.56%) Maven
3 1 (1.56%) Selenium
General
1 17 (26.56%) Finance
2 8 (12.50%) Banking
2 8 (12.50%) Financial Institution
3 5 (7.81%) Investment Banking
4 4 (6.25%) Prime Brokerage
5 3 (4.69%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.56%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.56%) Front Office
6 1 (1.56%) German Language
6 1 (1.56%) Local Government
6 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (40.63%) Consultant
2 19 (29.69%) Developer
3 17 (26.56%) Java Developer
4 13 (20.31%) JDE Consultant
4 13 (20.31%) Professional Services Consultant
5 8 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 8 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (10.94%) Administrator
7 6 (9.38%) Architect
7 6 (9.38%) DBA
7 6 (9.38%) NoSQL Developer
7 6 (9.38%) Product Consultant
7 6 (9.38%) SAP Architect
7 6 (9.38%) SAP Technical Architect
7 6 (9.38%) Technical Architect
8 4 (6.25%) Data Warehouse Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) Analytics Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) Data Analytics Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) Senior Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (28.13%) Spring
2 13 (20.31%) EDI
2 13 (20.31%) WebCenter
3 12 (18.75%) Hibernate
4 11 (17.19%) HTML
5 10 (15.63%) XML
6 9 (14.06%) JMS
7 7 (10.94%) CSS
7 7 (10.94%) SOAP
7 7 (10.94%) Spring Boot
8 6 (9.38%) JSP
8 6 (9.38%) SAP Basis
8 6 (9.38%) Web Services
9 4 (6.25%) REST
10 3 (4.69%) .NET
10 3 (4.69%) J2EE
11 2 (3.13%) J2SE
12 1 (1.56%) ISPF
12 1 (1.56%) JSON
12 1 (1.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.00%) AS400
2 7 (10.94%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (6.25%) Equities
4 3 (4.69%) Driving Licence
4 3 (4.69%) iSeries
4 3 (4.69%) Mainframe
5 2 (3.13%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (3.13%) User Experience
6 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.56%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.56%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 30 (46.88%) Unix
2 24 (37.50%) Linux
3 23 (35.94%) Windows
4 2 (3.13%) MVS
5 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (21.88%) TDD
2 13 (20.31%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (18.75%) SDLC
4 9 (14.06%) Wealth Management
5 8 (12.50%) DevOps
5 8 (12.50%) ETL
5 8 (12.50%) Web Development
6 7 (10.94%) Asset Management
6 7 (10.94%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (10.94%) Data Modelling
6 7 (10.94%) OO
6 7 (10.94%) Workflow
7 6 (9.38%) Analytics
7 6 (9.38%) Creative Thinking
7 6 (9.38%) High Availability
7 6 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (9.38%) SAP Implementation
7 6 (9.38%) Target Operating Model
7 6 (9.38%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 35 (54.69%) SQL
2 26 (40.63%) Java
3 4 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.69%) C#
4 3 (4.69%) RPG
5 2 (3.13%) JCL
5 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.56%) COBOL
6 1 (1.56%) Perl
6 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.56%) Scala
6 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (20.31%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) MiFID
2 1 (1.56%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.56%) EMIR
2 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Docker
1 1 (1.56%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) CA Endevor
1 1 (1.56%) Control-M
Vendors
1 45 (70.31%) Oracle
2 31 (48.44%) IBM
3 17 (26.56%) Sybase
4 13 (20.31%) JD Edwards
5 7 (10.94%) Cognos
5 7 (10.94%) Misys
6 6 (9.38%) SAP
7 5 (7.81%) Cognizant
8 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
9 3 (4.69%) Netezza
10 1 (1.56%) Capita
10 1 (1.56%) Perforce