The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 95 83 88
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Permanent jobs citing DB2 4 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.33% 0.87% 0.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.08% 2.54% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 8
Average salary £41,250 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.92% -23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
DB2
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
369 354 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 30.88% 34.17% 31.83%
Number of salaries quoted 333 341 267
Average salary £43,900 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £77,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DB2 across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

DB2
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

DB2 Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

DB2
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -15 1 £39,500 +21.53%
Dunstable - 1 £39,500 -
DB2
East of England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing DB2 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DB2.

1 22 (95.65%) Java
1 22 (95.65%) SQL Server
1 22 (95.65%) Web Services
2 21 (91.30%) JSP
2 21 (91.30%) Struts
2 21 (91.30%) OO
2 21 (91.30%) JBoss
2 21 (91.30%) JavaScript
2 21 (91.30%) UNIX
2 21 (91.30%) Migration
2 21 (91.30%) JSF
2 21 (91.30%) Ajax
2 21 (91.30%) Web Development
2 21 (91.30%) Java EE
2 21 (91.30%) jQuery
2 21 (91.30%) ICEfaces
2 21 (91.30%) Relational Database
3 20 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (65.22%) MyEclipse
4 15 (65.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (65.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (65.22%) WebSphere
4 15 (65.22%) Eclipse
4 15 (65.22%) WebSphere Application Server
4 15 (65.22%) RAD
5 13 (56.52%) Software Engineering
6 8 (34.78%) Analytics
7 6 (26.09%) Sunopsis
7 6 (26.09%) ETL
7 6 (26.09%) AIX

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing DB2 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DB2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (65.22%) WebSphere
1 15 (65.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (95.65%) SQL Server
2 21 (91.30%) Relational Database
3 15 (65.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (65.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.35%) MySQL
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (65.22%) MyEclipse
1 15 (65.22%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (4.35%) Automotive
1 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Java Developer
1 15 (65.22%) Developer
2 13 (56.52%) Software Engineer
2 13 (56.52%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (95.65%) Web Services
2 21 (91.30%) JSP
2 21 (91.30%) Struts
2 21 (91.30%) JSF
2 21 (91.30%) Ajax
2 21 (91.30%) Java EE
2 21 (91.30%) jQuery
2 21 (91.30%) ICEfaces
3 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) AS400
1 1 (4.35%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 21 (91.30%) UNIX
2 6 (26.09%) AIX
2 6 (26.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) OO
1 21 (91.30%) Migration
1 21 (91.30%) Web Development
2 20 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (65.22%) RAD
4 13 (56.52%) Software Engineering
5 8 (34.78%) Analytics
6 6 (26.09%) ETL
7 1 (4.35%) Project Management
7 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
7 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) Java
2 21 (91.30%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) RPG
3 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) JBoss
2 6 (26.09%) Sunopsis
2 6 (26.09%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.35%) IBM
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle