The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 109 123 119
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Permanent jobs citing DB2 6 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.40% 0.17% 0.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.48% 0.56% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 9
Average salary £38,000 £48,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +15.66%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.22%
DB2
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
405 533 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 27.16% 29.40% 28.53%
Number of salaries quoted 362 470 535
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,900 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

DB2
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

DB2 Salary Trend in Cambridge

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 8 (100.00%) MySQL
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (87.50%) Visual Studio
3 5 (62.50%) C#
3 5 (62.50%) C++
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) MFC
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (37.50%) IIS
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 3 (37.50%) COM
5 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 3 (37.50%) .NET
5 3 (37.50%) NUnit
5 3 (37.50%) MVC
5 3 (37.50%) Selenium
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (37.50%) Rhino Mocks
5 3 (37.50%) Moq
5 3 (37.50%) Razor View Engine
5 3 (37.50%) QUnit
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
6 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
6 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 2 (25.00%) Data Entry
6 2 (25.00%) Visualisation

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (37.50%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) MySQL
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (87.50%) Visual Studio
3 3 (37.50%) NUnit
3 3 (37.50%) Selenium
3 3 (37.50%) Rhino Mocks
3 3 (37.50%) Moq
3 3 (37.50%) QUnit
4 1 (12.50%) AQtime
4 1 (12.50%) dotTrace
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) C# Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Web Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Applications Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Web Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) MFC
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (37.50%) COM
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) Razor View Engine
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Data Entry
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) C++
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Java
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle