Period
to 17 June 2019

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 17 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM DB2
UK > Scotland
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 218 174 150
Rank change year-on-year -44 -24 +63
Permanent jobs citing DB2 8 59 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.15% 1.04% 1.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.47% 3.19% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 11
Scotland median annual salary £43,750 £75,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.67% +57.89% +375.00%
10th Percentile £33,125 £37,275 £42,500
90th Percentile £70,625 £75,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £57,050 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.73% +10.00% -7.41%

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 1,720 1,852 1,876
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 32.22% 32.58% 38.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1,132 1,331 1,163
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £28,300
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £51,785 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.57% +5.26% -

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 17 June 2019.

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 17 June 2019. 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 -7 5 £43,750 -41.67%
Edinburgh -36 2 £53,750 +30.30%
West Lothian - 1 - -
DB2
UK

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, 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 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle
3 5 (62.50%) Java
4 4 (50.00%) Perl
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) ICL
5 3 (37.50%) COBOL
5 3 (37.50%) VB
5 3 (37.50%) Sybase
5 3 (37.50%) JUnit
5 3 (37.50%) MVS
5 3 (37.50%) JCL
5 3 (37.50%) VB6
5 3 (37.50%) VSAM
5 3 (37.50%) Spring
5 3 (37.50%) SDLC
5 3 (37.50%) Time Sharing Option
6 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
6 2 (25.00%) Java 8
6 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (25.00%) Workflow
6 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
6 2 (25.00%) JMS
6 2 (25.00%) Linux
6 2 (25.00%) OO
6 2 (25.00%) Teradata
6 2 (25.00%) TDD
6 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (25.00%) Hadoop

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 1 (12.50%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (12.50%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) HSQLDB
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) SAS EBI
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JUnit
2 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (12.50%) Ant
3 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (12.50%) Maven
3 1 (12.50%) Mockito
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium
3 1 (12.50%) Spock
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Front Office
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Data Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Development Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Spring
2 2 (25.00%) JMS
3 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 1 (12.50%) Apache CXF
3 1 (12.50%) Ext JS
3 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) J2SE
3 1 (12.50%) JDBC
3 1 (12.50%) JSON
3 1 (12.50%) Kafka
3 1 (12.50%) Middleware
3 1 (12.50%) React
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) Spring Boot
3 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) VSAM
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) MVS
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) SDLC
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (25.00%) TDD
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Low Latency
3 1 (12.50%) Microservices
3 1 (12.50%) Multithreaded Programming
3 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
3 1 (12.50%) OOD
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) Perl
4 3 (37.50%) COBOL
4 3 (37.50%) JCL
4 3 (37.50%) VB
4 3 (37.50%) VB6
5 2 (25.00%) Java 8
6 1 (12.50%) C#
6 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 1 (12.50%) Python
6 1 (12.50%) SAS Macro
6 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 1 (12.50%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) ICL
2 3 (37.50%) Sybase
3 2 (25.00%) Teradata
4 1 (12.50%) Cognos
4 1 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (12.50%) TIBCO