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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 105 106 114
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Permanent jobs citing DB2 10 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.55% 0.25% 0.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.01% 0.80% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 3
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -20.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £40,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £39,000 £48,800
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,250
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -0.55%
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
497 500 551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 27.43% 31.75% 28.49%
Number of salaries quoted 411 466 485
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DB2 across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

DB2 Salary Histogram in Cambridge

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) Oracle
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) MySQL
2 10 (76.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
4 6 (46.15%) .NET
5 5 (38.46%) Windows
5 5 (38.46%) IIS
5 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
5 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
5 5 (38.46%) MVC
5 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (38.46%) NUnit
5 5 (38.46%) Selenium
5 5 (38.46%) Rhino Mocks
5 5 (38.46%) Moq
5 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC 2
5 5 (38.46%) QUnit
6 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
6 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 4 (30.77%) Razor View Engine
6 4 (30.77%) CSS
6 4 (30.77%) HTML
7 3 (23.08%) Java
7 3 (23.08%) C#
7 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
7 3 (23.08%) Ant
7 3 (23.08%) Ajax
7 3 (23.08%) Software Testing

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 5 (38.46%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (76.92%) MySQL
3 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
2 5 (38.46%) NUnit
2 5 (38.46%) Selenium
2 5 (38.46%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (38.46%) Moq
2 5 (38.46%) QUnit
3 3 (23.08%) Ant
3 3 (23.08%) Maven
4 1 (7.69%) CppUnit
4 1 (7.69%) dotTrace
4 1 (7.69%) GoogleTest
4 1 (7.69%) AQtime
General
1 3 (23.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Senior Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Web Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Senior Web Developer
4 4 (30.77%) .NET Web Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Senior .NET Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Senior .NET Web Developer
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (30.77%) .NET Developer
5 3 (23.08%) Software Tester
5 3 (23.08%) Java Developer
5 3 (23.08%) Programmer
5 3 (23.08%) Tester
5 3 (23.08%) Java Programmer
6 2 (15.38%) Senior C++ Developer
6 2 (15.38%) C++ Developer
7 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (7.69%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
2 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC 2
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 4 (30.77%) Razor View Engine
3 4 (30.77%) CSS
3 4 (30.77%) HTML
4 3 (23.08%) Ajax
4 3 (23.08%) Spring
4 3 (23.08%) jQuery
5 1 (7.69%) MFC
5 1 (7.69%) STL
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
5 1 (7.69%) WPF
5 1 (7.69%) HTML5
5 1 (7.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (7.69%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) MVC
2 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) TDD
2 3 (23.08%) Pair Programming
2 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (23.08%) BDD
3 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 3 (23.08%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft