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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 105 110 94
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -16
Permanent jobs citing DB2 15 8 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.92% 0.47% 1.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.95% 1.23% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 17
Average salary £53,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.70% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.04% +6.66%
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
509 652 666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 31.38% 37.97% 36.98%
Number of salaries quoted 417 520 540
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 £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 - 8 £53,000 -
Chester +8 1 - -
Knutsford -5 1 - -
DB2
North West

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 38 (74.51%) Oracle
2 26 (50.98%) Java
3 21 (41.18%) Billing
4 20 (39.22%) Telecoms
5 19 (37.25%) RPG
5 19 (37.25%) SQL
6 18 (35.29%) Finance
6 18 (35.29%) Apache Flex
7 16 (31.37%) SQL Server
8 15 (29.41%) Windows
9 14 (27.45%) Validation
10 12 (23.53%) IBM
11 11 (21.57%) Mainframe
11 11 (21.57%) Linux
11 11 (21.57%) Service Management
11 11 (21.57%) Teradata
12 10 (19.61%) Sybase
12 10 (19.61%) ITIL
12 10 (19.61%) UNIX
13 9 (17.65%) JBoss
14 8 (15.69%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (15.69%) Ingres
14 8 (15.69%) SLA
15 7 (13.73%) Product Management
15 7 (13.73%) Capacity Management
15 7 (13.73%) DB2 UDB
15 7 (13.73%) Disaster Recovery
15 7 (13.73%) OLTP
16 6 (11.76%) WebSphere
16 6 (11.76%) Degree

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 9 (17.65%) JBoss
2 6 (11.76%) WebSphere
2 6 (11.76%) Confluence
3 4 (7.84%) CICS
4 3 (5.88%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.96%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (1.96%) Mule
6 1 (1.96%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (1.96%) NetWeaver
6 1 (1.96%) iPlanet
6 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) NAS
1 1 (1.96%) Internet
1 1 (1.96%) SAN
1 1 (1.96%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (31.37%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.69%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (15.69%) Ingres
3 7 (13.73%) DB2 UDB
3 7 (13.73%) OLTP
4 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.96%) Big Data
5 1 (1.96%) IMS/DB
5 1 (1.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) JIRA
2 3 (5.88%) Subversion
3 1 (1.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.96%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.96%) Ant
General
1 21 (41.18%) Billing
2 20 (39.22%) Telecoms
3 18 (35.29%) Finance
4 2 (3.92%) Banking
5 1 (1.96%) Retail
5 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (27.45%) Production Manager
2 12 (23.53%) DBA
3 11 (21.57%) Software Manager
4 10 (19.61%) Delivery Manager
5 8 (15.69%) Teradata DBA
6 6 (11.76%) Designer
7 4 (7.84%) SQL DBA
8 3 (5.88%) Technical Leader
8 3 (5.88%) Solutions Designer
9 2 (3.92%) Consultant
9 2 (3.92%) Project Manager
9 2 (3.92%) Service Manager
9 2 (3.92%) Technical Specialist
10 1 (1.96%) Head of Development
10 1 (1.96%) Middleware Specialist
10 1 (1.96%) Java Engineer
10 1 (1.96%) Applications Architect
10 1 (1.96%) Senior SAP Consultant
10 1 (1.96%) Senior SAP Basis Consultant
10 1 (1.96%) Compliance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (35.29%) Apache Flex
2 4 (7.84%) Web Services
2 4 (7.84%) XML
2 4 (7.84%) WSDL
2 4 (7.84%) Hibernate
3 3 (5.88%) Struts
3 3 (5.88%) XSD
3 3 (5.88%) EJB
3 3 (5.88%) CSS
3 3 (5.88%) JSP
3 3 (5.88%) Servlets
3 3 (5.88%) HTML
3 3 (5.88%) J2EE
4 1 (1.96%) RESTful
4 1 (1.96%) OpenID
4 1 (1.96%) HTML5
4 1 (1.96%) REST
4 1 (1.96%) CSS3
4 1 (1.96%) MyBatis
4 1 (1.96%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Mainframe
2 6 (11.76%) iSeries
3 4 (7.84%) Statistics
3 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.84%) BYOD
4 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.88%) VUI
4 3 (5.88%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (5.88%) IVR
5 2 (3.92%) AS400
6 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.96%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 15 (29.41%) Windows
2 11 (21.57%) Linux
3 10 (19.61%) UNIX
4 3 (5.88%) zOS
5 1 (1.96%) Android
5 1 (1.96%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) Validation
2 11 (21.57%) Service Management
3 10 (19.61%) ITIL
4 7 (13.73%) Product Management
4 7 (13.73%) Capacity Management
4 7 (13.73%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (9.80%) Configuration Management
6 4 (7.84%) Scrum
6 4 (7.84%) TOGAF
6 4 (7.84%) Unit Testing
6 4 (7.84%) Line Management
6 4 (7.84%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.88%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.92%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.92%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (3.92%) People Management
8 2 (3.92%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.96%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 26 (50.98%) Java
2 19 (37.25%) RPG
2 19 (37.25%) SQL
3 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.84%) T-SQL
4 4 (7.84%) COBOL
5 2 (3.92%) C#
6 1 (1.96%) Assembly Language
6 1 (1.96%) Python
6 1 (1.96%) C
6 1 (1.96%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.69%) SLA
2 2 (3.92%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) CA Wily
1 1 (1.96%) OMEGAMON
1 1 (1.96%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.96%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 38 (74.51%) Oracle
2 12 (23.53%) IBM
3 11 (21.57%) Teradata
4 10 (19.61%) Sybase
5 5 (9.80%) Perforce
6 4 (7.84%) HP
6 4 (7.84%) Citrix
6 4 (7.84%) BT
7 1 (1.96%) Cisco
7 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.96%) Sun
7 1 (1.96%) SAP
7 1 (1.96%) TIBCO