The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 83 112 128
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +16
Permanent jobs citing DB2 49 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.49% 0.54% 0.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.98% 1.25% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 40 6 6
Average salary £41,500 £46,250 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.27% +19.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £42,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,150 £55,000 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -7.21%
DB2
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
702 720 723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 35.63% 43.19% 35.76%
Number of salaries quoted 601 626 618
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,150 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

DB2
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

DB2 Salary Trend in Cheshire

DB2
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DB2 across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

DB2 Salary Histogram in Cheshire

DB2
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -4 11 £30,000 -29.41%
Knutsford - 11 £33,250 -
DB2
North West

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 48 (58.54%) Java
2 43 (52.44%) J2EE
3 41 (50.00%) Finance
4 37 (45.12%) Mainframe
5 36 (43.90%) IBM
5 36 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (42.68%) Waterfall
6 35 (42.68%) CICS
7 33 (40.24%) SQL
7 33 (40.24%) COBOL
8 30 (36.59%) Banking
9 29 (35.37%) Oracle
10 28 (34.15%) UML
10 28 (34.15%) Stakeholder Management
10 28 (34.15%) Risk Analysis
11 22 (26.83%) UNIX
12 21 (25.61%) AIX
12 21 (25.61%) Quality Management
13 18 (21.95%) ITIL
14 17 (20.73%) Linux
14 17 (20.73%) MySQL
15 16 (19.51%) Continuous Improvement
16 14 (17.07%) Shell Script
17 12 (14.63%) SLA
17 12 (14.63%) SQL Server
17 12 (14.63%) Windows
18 11 (13.41%) Korn
19 10 (12.20%) Telecoms
19 10 (12.20%) iSeries
19 10 (12.20%) XML

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 35 (42.68%) CICS
2 9 (10.98%) WebSphere
3 8 (9.76%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (3.66%) NetWeaver
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.73%) MySQL
2 12 (14.63%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 5 (6.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (6.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (6.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (3.66%) SAP BW
5 2 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (6.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (4.88%) ClearCase
General
1 41 (50.00%) Finance
2 30 (36.59%) Banking
3 10 (12.20%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.66%) Billing
5 1 (1.22%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (37.80%) Designer
2 28 (34.15%) Architect
3 17 (20.73%) Applications Architect
4 15 (18.29%) Solutions Designer
5 14 (17.07%) Developer
5 14 (17.07%) Solutions Architect
6 12 (14.63%) Applications Support
7 11 (13.41%) Support Engineer
7 11 (13.41%) Applications Support Engineer
8 10 (12.20%) Applications Developer
9 5 (6.10%) Analyst
10 3 (3.66%) DBA
10 3 (3.66%) SQL DBA
11 2 (2.44%) Technical Designer
11 2 (2.44%) Data Migration Analyst
11 2 (2.44%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
11 2 (2.44%) COBOL Programmer
11 2 (2.44%) Mainframe Developer
11 2 (2.44%) COBOL Developer
11 2 (2.44%) COBOL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (52.44%) J2EE
2 10 (12.20%) XML
2 10 (12.20%) XSD
2 10 (12.20%) XSLT
3 5 (6.10%) JSP
4 3 (3.66%) SAP XI
4 3 (3.66%) JDBC
5 2 (2.44%) .NET
5 2 (2.44%) EJB
5 2 (2.44%) JMS
5 2 (2.44%) JNDI
5 2 (2.44%) Servlets
5 2 (2.44%) Web Services
5 2 (2.44%) Apache Flex
6 1 (1.22%) JSTL
6 1 (1.22%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 37 (45.12%) Mainframe
2 10 (12.20%) iSeries
3 9 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (8.54%) AS400
5 4 (4.88%) IBM Mainframe
5 4 (4.88%) PMI
6 2 (2.44%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 22 (26.83%) UNIX
2 21 (25.61%) AIX
3 17 (20.73%) Linux
4 12 (14.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (42.68%) Waterfall
3 28 (34.15%) Risk Analysis
3 28 (34.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (34.15%) UML
4 21 (25.61%) Quality Management
5 18 (21.95%) ITIL
6 16 (19.51%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (10.98%) Time Management
8 7 (8.54%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (8.54%) Change Management
9 5 (6.10%) Business Continuity
9 5 (6.10%) Data Analysis
9 5 (6.10%) Performance Improvement
9 5 (6.10%) Unit Testing
10 3 (3.66%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (3.66%) PRINCE2
11 2 (2.44%) Project Management
11 2 (2.44%) CMMI
11 2 (2.44%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (58.54%) Java
2 33 (40.24%) SQL
2 33 (40.24%) COBOL
3 14 (17.07%) Shell Script
4 11 (13.41%) Korn
5 10 (12.20%) C#
6 5 (6.10%) T-SQL
6 5 (6.10%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.66%) sed
7 3 (3.66%) AWK
8 2 (2.44%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.22%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (4.88%) PMI Certification
2 2 (2.44%) MBA
2 2 (2.44%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.44%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.63%) SLA
2 4 (4.88%) QA
3 1 (1.22%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 8 (9.76%) Tivoli
1 8 (9.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (4.88%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 36 (43.90%) IBM
2 29 (35.37%) Oracle
3 5 (6.10%) Sybase
4 3 (3.66%) SAP
5 2 (2.44%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.22%) Ab Initio
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