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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 81 105 128
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +23
Permanent jobs citing DB2 36 8 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.00% 0.51% 0.95%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.34% 1.37% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 28 4 15
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £45,000 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £48,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
568 584 800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 31.52% 37.34% 38.13%
Number of salaries quoted 491 458 667
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 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +19 13 £53,000 +17.77%
Knutsford - 8 £54,000 -
Crewe - 2 £50,000 -
DB2
North West

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 46 (54.12%) Oracle
2 42 (49.41%) Java
3 40 (47.06%) SQL
4 37 (43.53%) Finance
5 36 (42.35%) IBM
6 29 (34.12%) Mainframe
7 26 (30.59%) J2EE
8 24 (28.24%) ITIL
8 24 (28.24%) CICS
8 24 (28.24%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (27.06%) Telecoms
9 23 (27.06%) UNIX
10 22 (25.88%) Linux
10 22 (25.88%) COBOL
11 21 (24.71%) Waterfall
12 20 (23.53%) SQL Server
12 20 (23.53%) Windows
13 17 (20.00%) Banking
14 16 (18.82%) Billing
15 15 (17.65%) SLA
16 14 (16.47%) MySQL
16 14 (16.47%) UML
16 14 (16.47%) Stakeholder Management
16 14 (16.47%) Risk Analysis
17 12 (14.12%) Apache Flex
17 12 (14.12%) iSeries
17 12 (14.12%) Analytical Skills
17 12 (14.12%) Quality Management
17 12 (14.12%) AIX
18 11 (12.94%) RPG

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 24 (28.24%) CICS
2 8 (9.41%) JBoss
3 6 (7.06%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.71%) Confluence
5 3 (3.53%) NetWeaver
5 3 (3.53%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.35%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.35%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (2.35%) Mule
Business Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 14 (16.47%) MySQL
3 8 (9.41%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (9.41%) Ingres
4 7 (8.24%) OLTP
4 7 (8.24%) DB2 UDB
5 3 (3.53%) SAP BW
6 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.18%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (4.71%) JIRA
1 4 (4.71%) ClearCase
2 3 (3.53%) Subversion
3 2 (2.35%) Ant
3 2 (2.35%) Eclipse
General
1 37 (43.53%) Finance
2 23 (27.06%) Telecoms
3 17 (20.00%) Banking
4 16 (18.82%) Billing
5 1 (1.18%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.18%) Retail
5 1 (1.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 22 (25.88%) Designer
2 14 (16.47%) Architect
3 10 (11.76%) Solutions Designer
3 10 (11.76%) DBA
4 9 (10.59%) Production Manager
4 9 (10.59%) Applications Support
5 8 (9.41%) Support Engineer
5 8 (9.41%) Applications Support Engineer
5 8 (9.41%) Teradata DBA
6 7 (8.24%) Delivery Manager
6 7 (8.24%) Applications Architect
6 7 (8.24%) Software Manager
6 7 (8.24%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (7.06%) Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Analyst
8 4 (4.71%) Applications Developer
9 2 (2.35%) Service Manager
9 2 (2.35%) Data Analyst
9 2 (2.35%) Technical Specialist
9 2 (2.35%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (30.59%) J2EE
2 12 (14.12%) Apache Flex
3 8 (9.41%) JSP
4 7 (8.24%) XML
4 7 (8.24%) XSD
5 6 (7.06%) XSLT
6 5 (5.88%) Servlets
6 5 (5.88%) Web Services
6 5 (5.88%) EJB
6 5 (5.88%) Hibernate
7 4 (4.71%) WSDL
7 4 (4.71%) JMS
8 3 (3.53%) HTML
8 3 (3.53%) JDBC
8 3 (3.53%) Struts
8 3 (3.53%) SAP XI
9 2 (2.35%) Spring
9 2 (2.35%) JNDI
9 2 (2.35%) SOAP
9 2 (2.35%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (34.12%) Mainframe
2 12 (14.12%) iSeries
2 12 (14.12%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.24%) AS400
4 5 (5.88%) IBM Mainframe
5 4 (4.71%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.53%) VUI
6 3 (3.53%) IVR
7 2 (2.35%) Statistics
7 2 (2.35%) PMI
7 2 (2.35%) FMCG
8 1 (1.18%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 23 (27.06%) UNIX
2 22 (25.88%) Linux
3 20 (23.53%) Windows
4 12 (14.12%) AIX
5 3 (3.53%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (28.24%) ITIL
1 24 (28.24%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (24.71%) Waterfall
3 14 (16.47%) UML
3 14 (16.47%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (16.47%) Risk Analysis
4 12 (14.12%) Quality Management
5 11 (12.94%) Service Management
6 10 (11.76%) Time Management
7 8 (9.41%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (8.24%) Unit Testing
8 7 (8.24%) Capacity Management
8 7 (8.24%) Validation
9 6 (7.06%) Product Management
10 5 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (4.71%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (3.53%) Root Cause Analysis
12 3 (3.53%) Vulnerability Management
12 3 (3.53%) Performance Monitoring
12 3 (3.53%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 42 (49.41%) Java
2 40 (47.06%) SQL
3 22 (25.88%) COBOL
4 11 (12.94%) RPG
5 7 (8.24%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.71%) C#
6 4 (4.71%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.35%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.18%) sed
8 1 (1.18%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.18%) C
8 1 (1.18%) Korn
8 1 (1.18%) AWK
Qualifications
1 6 (7.06%) Degree
2 2 (2.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (17.65%) SLA
2 3 (3.53%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 4 (4.71%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 46 (54.12%) Oracle
2 36 (42.35%) IBM
3 11 (12.94%) Teradata
4 10 (11.76%) Sybase
5 4 (4.71%) BT
5 4 (4.71%) Perforce
6 3 (3.53%) HP
6 3 (3.53%) Citrix
6 3 (3.53%) SAP
7 2 (2.35%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.35%) TIBCO