The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Blackburn region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank - 17 -
Permanent jobs citing DB2 0 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn - 11.43% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 17.02% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Median salary - £38,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
DB2
Lancashire

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 Blackburn region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Blackburn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
4 47 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 12.50% 67.14% 28.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4 45 13
Median salary £48,000 £36,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackburn

The demand trend of job ads across the Blackburn region citing DB2 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Blackburn

DB2
Salary Trend in Blackburn

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

DB2 Salary Trend in Blackburn

DB2
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Blackburn

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 Blackburn region with a requirement for DB2.

1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) CICS
1 1 (100.00%) JCL
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Blackburn 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 (100.00%) CICS
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) DB2 Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JCL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM