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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 85 105 122
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +17
Permanent jobs citing DB2 51 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.59% 0.61% 0.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.99% 1.43% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 40 6 9
Average salary £41,500 £46,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.27% +15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £42,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £55,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -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
730 699 731
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 37.11% 42.62% 35.30%
Number of salaries quoted 615 602 632
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 £29,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 22 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 22 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
Knutsford - 13 £57,500 -
Warrington +1 11 £30,000 -29.41%
DB2
North West

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 47 (58.75%) Java
2 42 (52.50%) J2EE
3 41 (51.25%) Finance
4 37 (46.25%) Mainframe
5 35 (43.75%) CICS
5 35 (43.75%) IBM
5 35 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (42.50%) Waterfall
7 33 (41.25%) COBOL
8 32 (40.00%) SQL
9 30 (37.50%) Banking
10 28 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 28 (35.00%) Risk Analysis
10 28 (35.00%) UML
11 27 (33.75%) Oracle
12 21 (26.25%) UNIX
13 20 (25.00%) AIX
13 20 (25.00%) Quality Management
14 18 (22.50%) ITIL
15 16 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
15 16 (20.00%) Linux
15 16 (20.00%) MySQL
16 14 (17.50%) Shell Script
17 11 (13.75%) SQL Server
17 11 (13.75%) Windows
17 11 (13.75%) SLA
17 11 (13.75%) Korn
18 10 (12.50%) iSeries
18 10 (12.50%) XML
18 10 (12.50%) XSD

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (43.75%) CICS
2 9 (11.25%) WebSphere
3 8 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (3.75%) NetWeaver
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.00%) MySQL
2 11 (13.75%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 5 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.75%) SAP BW
5 2 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (5.00%) ClearCase
General
1 41 (51.25%) Finance
2 30 (37.50%) Banking
3 10 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.75%) Billing
5 1 (1.25%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (37.50%) Designer
2 28 (35.00%) Architect
3 17 (21.25%) Applications Architect
4 15 (18.75%) Solutions Designer
5 14 (17.50%) Solutions Architect
5 14 (17.50%) Developer
6 11 (13.75%) Applications Support
7 10 (12.50%) Applications Support Engineer
7 10 (12.50%) Support Engineer
7 10 (12.50%) Applications Developer
8 5 (6.25%) Analyst
9 3 (3.75%) SQL DBA
9 3 (3.75%) DBA
10 2 (2.50%) Analyst Programmer
10 2 (2.50%) Programmer
10 2 (2.50%) Data Migration Analyst
10 2 (2.50%) Data Analyst
10 2 (2.50%) COBOL Developer
10 2 (2.50%) COBOL Analyst
10 2 (2.50%) Mainframe Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (52.50%) J2EE
2 10 (12.50%) XML
2 10 (12.50%) XSD
2 10 (12.50%) XSLT
3 4 (5.00%) JSP
4 3 (3.75%) SAP XI
4 3 (3.75%) JDBC
5 2 (2.50%) .NET
5 2 (2.50%) JMS
5 2 (2.50%) Web Services
5 2 (2.50%) JNDI
5 2 (2.50%) Apache Flex
6 1 (1.25%) JSTL
6 1 (1.25%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.25%) EJB
6 1 (1.25%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 37 (46.25%) Mainframe
2 10 (12.50%) iSeries
3 8 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (8.75%) AS400
5 4 (5.00%) IBM Mainframe
6 3 (3.75%) PMI
7 2 (2.50%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 21 (26.25%) UNIX
2 20 (25.00%) AIX
3 16 (20.00%) Linux
4 11 (13.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (42.50%) Waterfall
3 28 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (35.00%) Risk Analysis
3 28 (35.00%) UML
4 20 (25.00%) Quality Management
5 18 (22.50%) ITIL
6 16 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (10.00%) Time Management
8 7 (8.75%) Change Management
8 7 (8.75%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (6.25%) Performance Improvement
9 5 (6.25%) Unit Testing
9 5 (6.25%) Business Continuity
9 5 (6.25%) Data Analysis
10 3 (3.75%) Root Cause Analysis
11 2 (2.50%) Migration
11 2 (2.50%) PRINCE2
11 2 (2.50%) Data Management
11 2 (2.50%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (58.75%) Java
2 33 (41.25%) COBOL
3 32 (40.00%) SQL
4 14 (17.50%) Shell Script
5 11 (13.75%) Korn
6 10 (12.50%) C#
7 5 (6.25%) PowerShell
7 5 (6.25%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.75%) sed
8 3 (3.75%) AWK
9 1 (1.25%) C
9 1 (1.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (3.75%) PMI Certification
2 2 (2.50%) MBA
2 2 (2.50%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.50%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.75%) SLA
2 4 (5.00%) QA
3 1 (1.25%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 8 (10.00%) Tivoli
1 8 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (5.00%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 35 (43.75%) IBM
2 27 (33.75%) Oracle
3 5 (6.25%) Sybase
4 3 (3.75%) SAP
5 2 (2.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.25%) Ab Initio
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