The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 103 108 106
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs citing DB2 15 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.86% 0.18% 0.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.90% 0.67% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 2
Average salary £53,750 £40,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.37% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £39,200 £56,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
DB2
West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
517 447 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.73% 27.39% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 447 404 444
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

DB2
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

DB2 Salary Trend in Birmingham

DB2
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DB2 across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

DB2 Salary Histogram in Birmingham

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 (81.48%) Oracle
1 22 (81.48%) SQL
2 21 (77.78%) Java
3 16 (59.26%) SQL Server
4 14 (51.85%) HTML
5 13 (48.15%) UNIX
5 13 (48.15%) Linux
5 13 (48.15%) JBoss
5 13 (48.15%) WebSphere
6 12 (44.44%) Relational Database
6 12 (44.44%) XML
6 12 (44.44%) WebSphere Application Server
6 12 (44.44%) SOA
6 12 (44.44%) RDBMS
7 11 (40.74%) IBM
8 10 (37.04%) Web Services
9 9 (33.33%) Windows
9 9 (33.33%) MS Excel
10 8 (29.63%) Business Objects
10 8 (29.63%) Finance
11 7 (25.93%) CSS
11 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
11 7 (25.93%) SSL
11 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
12 6 (22.22%) Client/Server
12 6 (22.22%) Mainframe
12 6 (22.22%) Sybase
12 6 (22.22%) WebLogic
12 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
12 6 (22.22%) Retail Banking

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 13 (48.15%) JBoss
1 13 (48.15%) WebSphere
2 12 (44.44%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (22.22%) WebLogic
4 5 (18.52%) Tomcat
4 5 (18.52%) MQSeries
4 5 (18.52%) CICS
5 2 (7.41%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 9 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
1 7 (25.93%) SSL
2 3 (11.11%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (59.26%) SQL Server
2 12 (44.44%) RDBMS
2 12 (44.44%) Relational Database
3 3 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (7.41%) MySQL
4 2 (7.41%) MariaDB
5 1 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (3.70%) Xcelsius
5 1 (3.70%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Banking
2 6 (22.22%) Retail
2 6 (22.22%) Retail Banking
2 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Consultant
2 12 (44.44%) Technical Consultant
3 6 (22.22%) Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Applications Support
4 3 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Support Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) SAP Basis Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Web Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) Applications Support Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) SAP Basis Manager
5 2 (7.41%) SAP Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Java Architect
6 1 (3.70%) DB2 Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Java/J2EE Architect
6 1 (3.70%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.70%) J2EE Architect
6 1 (3.70%) J2EE Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.70%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) HTML
2 12 (44.44%) XML
3 10 (37.04%) Web Services
4 7 (25.93%) CSS
5 6 (22.22%) Java EE
6 5 (18.52%) Spring
6 5 (18.52%) ISPF
6 5 (18.52%) JSP
6 5 (18.52%) Servlets
6 5 (18.52%) Struts
6 5 (18.52%) JMS
6 5 (18.52%) WebSphere MQ
6 5 (18.52%) Middleware
7 2 (7.41%) SAP Basis
7 2 (7.41%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Client/Server
1 6 (22.22%) Mainframe
1 6 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (18.52%) N-Tier
3 3 (11.11%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (11.11%) Statistics
4 2 (7.41%) Clustering
4 2 (7.41%) Open Source
5 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) UNIX
1 13 (48.15%) Linux
2 9 (33.33%) Windows
3 5 (18.52%) AIX
3 5 (18.52%) Solaris
3 5 (18.52%) MVS
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) SOA
2 6 (22.22%) Time Management
2 6 (22.22%) High Availability
3 5 (18.52%) OO
3 5 (18.52%) MVC
3 5 (18.52%) Workflow
3 5 (18.52%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (18.52%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (11.11%) SAP Implementation
4 3 (11.11%) ETL
4 3 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 22 (81.48%) SQL
2 21 (77.78%) Java
3 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
4 5 (18.52%) Perl
4 5 (18.52%) JCL
5 2 (7.41%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 22 (81.48%) Oracle
2 11 (40.74%) IBM
3 8 (29.63%) Business Objects
4 6 (22.22%) Sybase
5 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
5 5 (18.52%) BEA
5 5 (18.52%) Vitria
5 5 (18.52%) Pega
6 3 (11.11%) Nimsoft
6 3 (11.11%) VMware
6 3 (11.11%) Citrix
6 3 (11.11%) SAP
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Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester or Birmingham or Farnborough
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Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago