Period
to 23 October 2018

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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM DB2
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 175 163 173
Rank change year-on-year -12 +10 -18
Permanent jobs citing DB2 52 61 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.97% 1.10% 0.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.97% 3.06% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 13
Scotland median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -40.00% +36.36%
UK median annual salary £55,000 £47,960 £55,000
% change year-on-year +14.68% -12.80% -

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 1,749 1,993 1,667
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 32.58% 35.86% 31.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1,262 1,244 933
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35% +2.41%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £27,800
90th Percentile £67,150 £66,250 £61,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%

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 23 October 2018.

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 23 October 2018. 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 -11 28 £60,000 +65.52% 7
Edinburgh -2 24 £61,250 +36.11% 4
DB2
UK

For the 6 months to 23 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 Scotland region with a requirement for DB2.

1 31 (59.62%) Oracle
2 30 (57.69%) SQL
3 26 (50.00%) Java
4 24 (46.15%) Hibernate
5 23 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (42.31%) Spring
7 21 (40.38%) TDD
7 21 (40.38%) SDLC
8 17 (32.69%) Relational Database
8 17 (32.69%) Finance
9 16 (30.77%) J2EE
9 16 (30.77%) RDBMS
10 15 (28.85%) Sybase
10 15 (28.85%) Java 8
11 13 (25.00%) Banking
11 13 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 13 (25.00%) Linux
11 13 (25.00%) Mainframe
11 13 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
12 12 (23.08%) DevOps
12 12 (23.08%) REST
12 12 (23.08%) JBoss
12 12 (23.08%) SOAP
12 12 (23.08%) Web Services
13 11 (21.15%) XML
13 11 (21.15%) Test Automation
13 11 (21.15%) Amazon AWS
13 11 (21.15%) Open Source
13 11 (21.15%) Problem-Solving
14 10 (19.23%) Greenfield Project

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 12 (23.08%) JBoss
2 6 (11.54%) MQSeries
3 4 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (7.69%) SAS
3 4 (7.69%) WebLogic
3 4 (7.69%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.85%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (21.15%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (11.54%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (9.62%) SaaS
5 3 (5.77%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) Kerberos
1 2 (3.85%) SSH
1 2 (3.85%) SSL
2 1 (1.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.69%) Relational Database
2 16 (30.77%) RDBMS
3 13 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (17.31%) MongoDB
4 9 (17.31%) NoSQL
5 6 (11.54%) KDB
6 5 (9.62%) Hadoop
7 4 (7.69%) Blockchain
8 3 (5.77%) Kdb+
8 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database
8 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (5.77%) SAS EBI
9 2 (3.85%) Base SAS
9 2 (3.85%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 2 (3.85%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 2 (3.85%) SAS Enterprise Miner
10 1 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (1.92%) Big Data
10 1 (1.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (19.23%) Cucumber
2 9 (17.31%) JUnit
3 7 (13.46%) Selenium
4 4 (7.69%) Jasmine
5 3 (5.77%) ClearCase
5 3 (5.77%) Eclipse
5 3 (5.77%) Git (software)
5 3 (5.77%) Grunt
5 3 (5.77%) Hudson
5 3 (5.77%) Jenkins
5 3 (5.77%) JIRA
5 3 (5.77%) MagicDraw
5 3 (5.77%) Subversion
5 3 (5.77%) webpack
General
1 17 (32.69%) Finance
2 13 (25.00%) Banking
3 8 (15.38%) Retail Banking
4 4 (7.69%) Financial Institution
5 3 (5.77%) Investment Banking
6 2 (3.85%) Retail
7 1 (1.92%) Local Government
7 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (26.92%) Architect
2 13 (25.00%) Developer
3 12 (23.08%) Java Developer
4 10 (19.23%) Java Engineer
5 8 (15.38%) Senior Architect
5 8 (15.38%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 8 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (11.54%) Technical Architect
7 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
7 5 (9.62%) Java Software Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) Software Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (7.69%) Consultant
8 4 (7.69%) Digital Architect
8 4 (7.69%) Digital Solutions Architect
8 4 (7.69%) Digital Transformation Architect
8 4 (7.69%) Senior Digital Architect
8 4 (7.69%) Senior Manager
8 4 (7.69%) Senior Service Manager
8 4 (7.69%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (46.15%) Hibernate
2 22 (42.31%) Spring
3 16 (30.77%) J2EE
4 12 (23.08%) REST
4 12 (23.08%) SOAP
4 12 (23.08%) Web Services
5 11 (21.15%) XML
6 9 (17.31%) Spring Boot
7 8 (15.38%) Java EE
7 8 (15.38%) Struts
8 7 (13.46%) AngularJS
9 6 (11.54%) Middleware
10 4 (7.69%) CSS
10 4 (7.69%) HTML
10 4 (7.69%) HTML5
11 3 (5.77%) JMS
11 3 (5.77%) RESTful
12 2 (3.85%) .NET
12 2 (3.85%) Ext JS
12 2 (3.85%) React
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) Mainframe
2 10 (19.23%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.69%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.85%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.85%) PKI
6 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.00%) Linux
2 10 (19.23%) Unix
3 7 (13.46%) HPUX
3 7 (13.46%) Solaris
4 6 (11.54%) AIX
4 6 (11.54%) Windows
5 5 (9.62%) Windows Server
6 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.92%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (40.38%) SDLC
2 21 (40.38%) TDD
3 13 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 12 (23.08%) DevOps
5 11 (21.15%) Open Source
5 11 (21.15%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (21.15%) Test Automation
6 8 (15.38%) CRM
6 8 (15.38%) ITIL
6 8 (15.38%) OO
6 8 (15.38%) Service Management
7 7 (13.46%) Mentoring
7 7 (13.46%) Software Engineering
8 6 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (9.62%) Microservices
10 4 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
10 4 (7.69%) Feasibility Study
10 4 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (7.69%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 30 (57.69%) SQL
2 26 (50.00%) Java
3 15 (28.85%) Java 8
4 10 (19.23%) Python
5 6 (11.54%) JavaScript
6 5 (9.62%) C#
6 5 (9.62%) C++
7 4 (7.69%) PowerShell
8 3 (5.77%) Perl
8 3 (5.77%) SAS Macro
8 3 (5.77%) VBA
9 2 (3.85%) CLIST
9 2 (3.85%) COBOL
9 2 (3.85%) JCL
9 2 (3.85%) Objective-C
9 2 (3.85%) REXX
10 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) COBIT
2 1 (1.92%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.92%) GDPR
2 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 2 (3.85%) RACF
1 2 (3.85%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 31 (59.62%) Oracle
2 15 (28.85%) Sybase
3 10 (19.23%) Cognizant
4 8 (15.38%) Chordiant
5 7 (13.46%) IBM
6 6 (11.54%) Google
6 6 (11.54%) HP
7 4 (7.69%) Cognos
7 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 4 (7.69%) Teradata
8 3 (5.77%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (3.85%) CA
10 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.92%) Twitter
10 1 (1.92%) VMware