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 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 116 92 91
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -1
Permanent jobs citing DB2 8 33 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.47% 1.83% 1.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.37% 4.98% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 16
Average salary £42,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.08% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £39,550 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £48,200 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
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
586 662 668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 34.07% 36.74% 39.13%
Number of salaries quoted 479 529 562
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 £32,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 July 2015.

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 July 2015. 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 +9 2 £49,000 +78.18%
Knutsford -16 2 £38,500 -33.04%
DB2
North West

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 16 (72.73%) Java
2 13 (59.09%) Oracle
3 11 (50.00%) RPG
3 11 (50.00%) SDLC
4 10 (45.45%) Billing
4 10 (45.45%) Apache Flex
4 10 (45.45%) Telecoms
5 7 (31.82%) Validation
6 6 (27.27%) Windows
7 5 (22.73%) SQL
7 5 (22.73%) Finance
8 4 (18.18%) Mainframe
8 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
8 4 (18.18%) CSS
8 4 (18.18%) JBoss
8 4 (18.18%) WebSphere
8 4 (18.18%) iSeries
9 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (13.64%) UNIX
9 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
9 3 (13.64%) JIRA
9 3 (13.64%) Confluence
9 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
9 3 (13.64%) SLA
9 3 (13.64%) IBM
9 3 (13.64%) Sun
9 3 (13.64%) COBOL
9 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (13.64%) CICS
9 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 4 (18.18%) JBoss
1 4 (18.18%) WebSphere
2 3 (13.64%) Confluence
2 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
2 3 (13.64%) CICS
3 2 (9.09%) iPlanet
3 2 (9.09%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (4.55%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) LDAP
2 1 (4.55%) SAN
2 1 (4.55%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) IMS/DB
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) Ant
2 1 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (4.55%) ClearCase
General
1 10 (45.45%) Telecoms
1 10 (45.45%) Billing
2 5 (22.73%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Production Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Software Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Leader
5 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
5 2 (9.09%) Development Team Leader
5 2 (9.09%) SQL DBA
5 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) DBA
5 2 (9.09%) Java Team Leader
5 2 (9.09%) Middleware Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Head of Development
6 1 (4.55%) Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Development Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (4.55%) SAP Basis Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) Apache Flex
2 4 (18.18%) CSS
3 2 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (9.09%) Middleware
3 2 (9.09%) HTML
4 1 (4.55%) .NET
4 1 (4.55%) jQuery
4 1 (4.55%) RESTful
4 1 (4.55%) HTML5
4 1 (4.55%) REST
4 1 (4.55%) CSS3
4 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.55%) SAP Basis
4 1 (4.55%) Spring
4 1 (4.55%) SOAP
4 1 (4.55%) Web Services
4 1 (4.55%) XML
4 1 (4.55%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Mainframe
1 4 (18.18%) iSeries
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) AS400
2 2 (9.09%) Statistics
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (4.55%) BYOD
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) UNIX
3 1 (4.55%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Windows CE
3 1 (4.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) SDLC
2 7 (31.82%) Validation
3 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
3 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.09%) Product Management
4 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
4 2 (9.09%) Line Management
4 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Management
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.55%) Scrum
5 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.55%) MVC
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) Coaching
5 1 (4.55%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) Java
2 11 (50.00%) RPG
3 5 (22.73%) SQL
4 3 (13.64%) COBOL
5 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.09%) C#
6 1 (4.55%) C
6 1 (4.55%) PHP
6 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Sun Certification
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Tivoli
1 2 (9.09%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 2 (9.09%) OMEGAMON
1 2 (9.09%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) IBM
2 3 (13.64%) Sun
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco
3 2 (9.09%) Perforce
4 1 (4.55%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) Citrix
4 1 (4.55%) BT
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) SAP