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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM DB2
UK / Scotland
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 141 126
Rank change year-on-year +2 -15  
Permanent jobs citing DB2 18 21 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.67% 0.74% 1.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.80% 2.33% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 17
Median salary £47,500 - £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £38,200
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 - £76,350
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -12.38% +10.52%  

DB2 is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 999 902 1070
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 37.10% 31.85% 33.99%
Number of salaries quoted 631 426 678
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.44% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,050
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing DB2 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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
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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +6 10 - - 4
Edinburgh 0 7 £47,500 - 1
DB2
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 41 (70.69%) SQL
2 39 (67.24%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (63.79%) Java
4 36 (62.07%) Spring
5 34 (58.62%) Relational Database
6 30 (51.72%) XML
7 27 (46.55%) Unix
8 24 (41.38%) OO
9 21 (36.21%) SOAP
9 21 (36.21%) Stakeholder Management
10 19 (32.76%) Finance
11 17 (29.31%) Oracle
12 16 (27.59%) Shell Script
12 16 (27.59%) Scrum
12 16 (27.59%) JSON
12 16 (27.59%) Domain-Driven Design
13 15 (25.86%) Banking
14 14 (24.14%) Hibernate
14 14 (24.14%) SQL Server
14 14 (24.14%) OOA/OOD
15 12 (20.69%) Data Warehouse
15 12 (20.69%) ETL
15 12 (20.69%) Enterprise Architecture
15 12 (20.69%) Microservices
16 11 (18.97%) Protocol Buffers
16 11 (18.97%) TDD
16 11 (18.97%) Cognos
16 11 (18.97%) Sybase
16 11 (18.97%) Business Intelligence
16 11 (18.97%) IBM

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 4 (6.90%) SAS
2 2 (3.45%) CICS
2 2 (3.45%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.72%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.79%) GitHub
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) Kerberos
1 2 (3.45%) SSH
1 2 (3.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (58.62%) Relational Database
2 14 (24.14%) SQL Server
3 12 (20.69%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (17.24%) RDBMS
5 8 (13.79%) KDB
5 8 (13.79%) Kdb+
6 6 (10.34%) DataStage
7 5 (8.62%) Cognos Analysis Studio
7 5 (8.62%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 5 (8.62%) Cognos Report Studio
8 4 (6.90%) Cognos Query Studio
8 4 (6.90%) IBM InfoSphere
8 4 (6.90%) IMS/DB
8 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (5.17%) DecisionStream
10 2 (3.45%) QlikView
11 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
11 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
11 1 (1.72%) Oracle Exadata
11 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (17.24%) Gradle
1 10 (17.24%) Jenkins
2 8 (13.79%) Ant
2 8 (13.79%) Git (software)
2 8 (13.79%) Hudson
2 8 (13.79%) Maven
3 4 (6.90%) Concordion
3 4 (6.90%) JBehave
3 4 (6.90%) JUnit
4 2 (3.45%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.72%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.72%) FitNesse
General
1 19 (32.76%) Finance
2 15 (25.86%) Banking
3 5 (8.62%) Legal
4 2 (3.45%) Local Government
5 1 (1.72%) Front Office
5 1 (1.72%) Retail
5 1 (1.72%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (56.90%) Developer
2 29 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 16 (27.59%) Senior Developer
4 15 (25.86%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (17.24%) Consultant
6 7 (12.07%) DBA
7 6 (10.34%) Data Warehouse Consultant
8 4 (6.90%) Analytics Consultant
8 4 (6.90%) Data Analytics Consultant
8 4 (6.90%) DB2 DBA
8 4 (6.90%) Mainframe DBA
9 3 (5.17%) Administrator
9 3 (5.17%) Analyst
9 3 (5.17%) Senior Consultant
9 3 (5.17%) Senior Data Warehouse Consultant
9 3 (5.17%) Technical Analyst
10 2 (3.45%) Cognos Consultant
10 2 (3.45%) Database Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Lead Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (62.07%) Spring
2 30 (51.72%) XML
3 21 (36.21%) SOAP
4 16 (27.59%) JSON
5 14 (24.14%) Hibernate
6 11 (18.97%) Protocol Buffers
7 8 (13.79%) JMS
8 4 (6.90%) Flash
9 3 (5.17%) AngularJS
9 3 (5.17%) Apache Flex
9 3 (5.17%) CSS
9 3 (5.17%) HTML
9 3 (5.17%) HTML5
9 3 (5.17%) J2EE
10 2 (3.45%) Guice
10 2 (3.45%) ISPF
10 2 (3.45%) Lambda Expressions
10 2 (3.45%) Middleware
10 2 (3.45%) REST
11 1 (1.72%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (13.79%) Derivative
2 8 (13.79%) OTC Derivatives
3 6 (10.34%) Driving Licence
3 6 (10.34%) Mainframe
3 6 (10.34%) User Experience
4 4 (6.90%) Data Centre
5 3 (5.17%) Fixed Income
6 2 (3.45%) PKI
7 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (46.55%) Unix
2 7 (12.07%) Linux
3 6 (10.34%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (67.24%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (41.38%) OO
3 21 (36.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (27.59%) Domain-Driven Design
4 16 (27.59%) Scrum
5 14 (24.14%) OOA/OOD
6 12 (20.69%) Enterprise Architecture
6 12 (20.69%) ETL
6 12 (20.69%) Microservices
7 11 (18.97%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (18.97%) TDD
8 10 (17.24%) OOD
9 9 (15.52%) Mentoring
9 9 (15.52%) Refactoring
9 9 (15.52%) SDLC
10 8 (13.79%) Analytics
10 8 (13.79%) DevOps
10 8 (13.79%) Information Management
11 7 (12.07%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (10.34%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 41 (70.69%) SQL
2 37 (63.79%) Java
3 16 (27.59%) Shell Script
4 8 (13.79%) PowerShell
5 6 (10.34%) REXX
6 5 (8.62%) Perl
7 3 (5.17%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.17%) Python
8 2 (3.45%) Assembly Language
8 2 (3.45%) CLIST
8 2 (3.45%) JCL
9 1 (1.72%) C#
9 1 (1.72%) C++
9 1 (1.72%) R
9 1 (1.72%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.52%) MiFID
2 6 (10.34%) Dodd-Frank
2 6 (10.34%) EMIR
3 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.90%) Docker
2 2 (3.45%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 2 (3.45%) RACF
2 2 (3.45%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) zSecure
Vendors
1 17 (29.31%) Oracle
2 11 (18.97%) Cognos
2 11 (18.97%) IBM
2 11 (18.97%) Sybase
3 8 (13.79%) Perforce
4 6 (10.34%) CA
5 4 (6.90%) Cognizant
6 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
6 3 (5.17%) Netezza
6 3 (5.17%) Twitter
7 2 (3.45%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (3.45%) Tableau
8 1 (1.72%) JD Edwards
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
Cognizant
Posted: 12 days ago