Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM DB2
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 195 173 168
Rank change year-on-year -22 -5 +3
Permanent jobs citing DB2 33 61 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.62% 1.09% 0.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.94% 3.22% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 19
Scotland median annual salary £60,000 £36,250 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +65.52% -51.67% +37.61%
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -13.04% +4.55%

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 1,700 1,897 1,552
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 32.15% 33.95% 31.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,208 1,207 970
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.30% +4.82%
10th Percentile £30,175 £28,000 £28,745
90th Percentile £66,550 £61,250 £62,500
UK median annual salary £51,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.37% - +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 18 December 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 18 December 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
Edinburgh -3 16 £47,500 +31.03%
Glasgow -24 15 £60,000 +65.52% 2
West Lothian - 1 - - 1
DB2
UK

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 24 (72.73%) Oracle
2 21 (63.64%) SQL
3 14 (42.42%) Java
3 14 (42.42%) Hibernate
3 14 (42.42%) TDD
4 12 (36.36%) Finance
5 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (33.33%) SDLC
6 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
7 9 (27.27%) J2EE
7 9 (27.27%) Mainframe
7 9 (27.27%) Banking
7 9 (27.27%) Open Source
7 9 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (24.24%) Relational Database
8 8 (24.24%) Spring
8 8 (24.24%) Test Automation
8 8 (24.24%) RDBMS
8 8 (24.24%) Linux
9 7 (21.21%) HPUX
9 7 (21.21%) Solaris
9 7 (21.21%) DevOps
10 6 (18.18%) Google Cloud Platform
10 6 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (18.18%) REST
10 6 (18.18%) AIX
10 6 (18.18%) JBoss
10 6 (18.18%) MQSeries

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 6 (18.18%) JBoss
1 6 (18.18%) MQSeries
2 4 (12.12%) SAS
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (6.06%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.06%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.03%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (18.18%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) Kerberos
2 1 (3.03%) SSH
2 1 (3.03%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
2 8 (24.24%) RDBMS
2 8 (24.24%) Relational Database
3 5 (15.15%) MongoDB
3 5 (15.15%) NoSQL
3 5 (15.15%) Oracle Database
4 4 (12.12%) Blockchain
4 4 (12.12%) Hadoop
5 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (9.09%) SAS EBI
6 2 (6.06%) Base SAS
6 2 (6.06%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 2 (6.06%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (6.06%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 1 (3.03%) Big Data
7 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Cucumber
1 5 (15.15%) JUnit
1 5 (15.15%) Selenium
2 3 (9.09%) ClearCase
2 3 (9.09%) Eclipse
2 3 (9.09%) Hudson
2 3 (9.09%) MagicDraw
2 3 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 12 (36.36%) Finance
2 9 (27.27%) Banking
3 6 (18.18%) Retail Banking
4 4 (12.12%) Financial Institution
5 3 (9.09%) Investment Banking
6 1 (3.03%) Local Government
6 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
6 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Architect
2 7 (21.21%) Java Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Senior Architect
3 6 (18.18%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 6 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (18.18%) Technical Architect
4 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 5 (15.15%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (12.12%) Consultant
5 4 (12.12%) Digital Architect
5 4 (12.12%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 4 (12.12%) Digital Transformation Architect
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Digital Architect
6 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Manager
6 3 (9.09%) Software Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Team Leader
7 2 (6.06%) SAS Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (42.42%) Hibernate
2 9 (27.27%) J2EE
3 8 (24.24%) Spring
4 6 (18.18%) Java EE
4 6 (18.18%) Middleware
4 6 (18.18%) REST
4 6 (18.18%) SOAP
4 6 (18.18%) Struts
4 6 (18.18%) Web Services
4 6 (18.18%) XML
5 5 (15.15%) Spring Boot
6 1 (3.03%) .NET
6 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.03%) Ext JS
6 1 (3.03%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Mainframe
2 5 (15.15%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.09%) Client/Server
4 2 (6.06%) AS400
4 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.03%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Linux
2 7 (21.21%) HPUX
2 7 (21.21%) Solaris
3 6 (18.18%) AIX
4 3 (9.09%) Unix
5 2 (6.06%) Windows
6 1 (3.03%) OpenVMS
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) TDD
2 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (33.33%) SDLC
3 9 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (27.27%) Open Source
4 8 (24.24%) Test Automation
5 7 (21.21%) DevOps
6 6 (18.18%) CRM
6 6 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (12.12%) Artificial Intelligence
7 4 (12.12%) Data Analysis
7 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
7 4 (12.12%) Use Case
8 3 (9.09%) Business Analysis
8 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (9.09%) Multithreading
8 3 (9.09%) Project Management
8 3 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
8 3 (9.09%) Time Management
8 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (63.64%) SQL
2 14 (42.42%) Java
3 5 (15.15%) Java 8
3 5 (15.15%) Python
4 4 (12.12%) C#
5 3 (9.09%) SAS Macro
5 3 (9.09%) Shell Script
5 3 (9.09%) VBA
6 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.03%) CLIST
7 1 (3.03%) COBOL
7 1 (3.03%) JCL
7 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.03%) REXX
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) Data Quality
2 2 (6.06%) COBIT
2 2 (6.06%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 1 (3.03%) RACF
1 1 (3.03%) Time Sharing Option
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 24 (72.73%) Oracle
2 6 (18.18%) Chordiant
2 6 (18.18%) Cognizant
2 6 (18.18%) Google
2 6 (18.18%) HP
2 6 (18.18%) Teradata
3 5 (15.15%) Sybase
4 4 (12.12%) Cognos
4 4 (12.12%) IBM
5 3 (9.09%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (6.06%) Citrix
6 2 (6.06%) JD Edwards
6 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.03%) CA
7 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.03%) VMware