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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 80 80 92
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Permanent jobs citing DB2 1 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.11% 1.41% 0.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.45% 3.66% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 8
Average salary £35,000 £42,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.12% +6.87%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
222 382 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 24.13% 38.47% 31.49%
Number of salaries quoted 206 353 357
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £57,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) Migration
2 8 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) JSF
2 8 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (80.00%) Ajax
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (80.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (80.00%) Web Development
2 8 (80.00%) Java EE
2 8 (80.00%) jQuery
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (80.00%) MyEclipse
2 8 (80.00%) ICEfaces
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (80.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 8 (80.00%) JSP
2 8 (80.00%) Struts
2 8 (80.00%) Web Services
2 8 (80.00%) UNIX
2 8 (80.00%) OO
2 8 (80.00%) JBoss
2 8 (80.00%) RAD
2 8 (80.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 8 (80.00%) WebSphere
1 8 (80.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 8 (80.00%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) MyEclipse
1 8 (80.00%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
1 9 (90.00%) Java Developer
2 8 (80.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 8 (80.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) JSF
1 8 (80.00%) Ajax
1 8 (80.00%) Java EE
1 8 (80.00%) jQuery
1 8 (80.00%) ICEfaces
1 8 (80.00%) JSP
1 8 (80.00%) Struts
1 8 (80.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Migration
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (80.00%) Software Engineering
1 8 (80.00%) Web Development
1 8 (80.00%) OO
1 8 (80.00%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) UniBasic
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) IBM
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle