The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Blackburn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 22 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing DB2 5 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 6.02% - 13.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.43% - 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 7
Average salary £38,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
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
53 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 63.86% 35.29% 27.45%
Number of salaries quoted 53 17 14
Average salary £35,000 £30,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% -12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £35,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackburn

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DB2 across the Blackburn region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 Related IT Skills in Blackburn

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Blackburn 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 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (80.00%) OO
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (70.00%) COBOL
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (60.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (30.00%) IBM
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) J2EE
6 2 (20.00%) Struts
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
6 2 (20.00%) Spring
6 2 (20.00%) Java EE
6 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
7 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (10.00%) OOD
7 1 (10.00%) MySQL

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Blackburn by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Blackburn 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 10 (100.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) J2EE
1 2 (20.00%) Struts
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
1 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (20.00%) Spring
1 2 (20.00%) Java EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) OO
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) COBOL
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) IBM