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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 66 105 123
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +18
Permanent jobs citing DB2 61 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.12% 0.63% 0.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.81% 1.44% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 45 7 11
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
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
781 693 717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 39.89% 43.64% 34.69%
Number of salaries quoted 641 602 630
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 1 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 1 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 +7 18 £57,500 -4.16%
Warrington -5 9 £30,000 -29.41% 1
DB2
North West

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 43 (58.11%) Java
2 39 (52.70%) Finance
3 38 (51.35%) J2EE
4 37 (50.00%) Mainframe
5 33 (44.59%) CICS
6 32 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (41.89%) COBOL
7 31 (41.89%) Waterfall
8 29 (39.19%) IBM
8 29 (39.19%) Banking
9 27 (36.49%) SQL
10 26 (35.14%) Risk Analysis
10 26 (35.14%) UML
10 26 (35.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 25 (33.78%) Oracle
12 18 (24.32%) UNIX
13 17 (22.97%) ITIL
14 16 (21.62%) AIX
14 16 (21.62%) Continuous Improvement
15 15 (20.27%) Quality Management
16 14 (18.92%) Shell Script
16 14 (18.92%) Linux
17 11 (14.86%) Windows
17 11 (14.86%) MySQL
17 11 (14.86%) Korn
18 10 (13.51%) C#
18 10 (13.51%) XML
18 10 (13.51%) XSD
18 10 (13.51%) XSLT
19 9 (12.16%) Tivoli

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 33 (44.59%) CICS
2 9 (12.16%) WebSphere
3 8 (10.81%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (4.05%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.86%) MySQL
2 8 (10.81%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 6 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (8.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.05%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (8.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (5.41%) ClearCase
General
1 39 (52.70%) Finance
2 29 (39.19%) Banking
3 8 (10.81%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.05%) Billing
5 2 (2.70%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (37.84%) Architect
2 27 (36.49%) Designer
3 15 (20.27%) Solutions Designer
3 15 (20.27%) Solutions Architect
3 15 (20.27%) Applications Architect
4 14 (18.92%) Developer
5 10 (13.51%) Applications Developer
6 5 (6.76%) Analyst
6 5 (6.76%) Applications Support Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) Support Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) Applications Support
7 3 (4.05%) Consultant
7 3 (4.05%) DBA
7 3 (4.05%) SQL DBA
8 2 (2.70%) Data Analyst
8 2 (2.70%) Analyst Programmer
8 2 (2.70%) Programmer
8 2 (2.70%) Data Migration Analyst
8 2 (2.70%) Mainframe Developer
8 2 (2.70%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (51.35%) J2EE
2 10 (13.51%) XML
2 10 (13.51%) XSD
2 10 (13.51%) XSLT
3 3 (4.05%) SAP XI
4 2 (2.70%) JNDI
4 2 (2.70%) Apache Flex
4 2 (2.70%) JDBC
4 2 (2.70%) JSP
4 2 (2.70%) Web Services
4 2 (2.70%) .NET
4 2 (2.70%) JMS
5 1 (1.35%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.35%) Middleware
5 1 (1.35%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 37 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 8 (10.81%) iSeries
3 5 (6.76%) AS400
4 4 (5.41%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.70%) PMI
6 2 (2.70%) FMCG
7 1 (1.35%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.32%) UNIX
2 16 (21.62%) AIX
3 14 (18.92%) Linux
4 11 (14.86%) Windows
5 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.35%) OS/400
5 1 (1.35%) HPUX
5 1 (1.35%) Solaris
5 1 (1.35%) zOS
5 1 (1.35%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (41.89%) Waterfall
3 26 (35.14%) Risk Analysis
3 26 (35.14%) UML
3 26 (35.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (22.97%) ITIL
5 16 (21.62%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (20.27%) Quality Management
7 8 (10.81%) Change Management
8 7 (9.46%) Business Continuity
9 6 (8.11%) Data Analysis
9 6 (8.11%) Performance Improvement
10 5 (6.76%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (6.76%) Unit Testing
11 3 (4.05%) Time Management
11 3 (4.05%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (4.05%) Data Management
12 2 (2.70%) Configuration Management
12 2 (2.70%) Migration
12 2 (2.70%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 43 (58.11%) Java
2 31 (41.89%) COBOL
3 27 (36.49%) SQL
4 14 (18.92%) Shell Script
5 11 (14.86%) Korn
6 10 (13.51%) C#
7 6 (8.11%) T-SQL
7 6 (8.11%) PowerShell
8 3 (4.05%) sed
8 3 (4.05%) C
8 3 (4.05%) AWK
Qualifications
1 2 (2.70%) MBA
1 2 (2.70%) ISTQB
1 2 (2.70%) PMI Certification
1 2 (2.70%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) SLA
2 4 (5.41%) QA
3 1 (1.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.35%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (12.16%) Tivoli
2 8 (10.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (5.41%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 29 (39.19%) IBM
2 25 (33.78%) Oracle
3 6 (8.11%) Sybase
4 3 (4.05%) SAP
4 3 (4.05%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.70%) VMware
5 2 (2.70%) Teradata
6 1 (1.35%) Juniper
6 1 (1.35%) BMC
6 1 (1.35%) CA
6 1 (1.35%) NetApp
6 1 (1.35%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.35%) HP
6 1 (1.35%) EMC
6 1 (1.35%) Cisco
6 1 (1.35%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.35%) Symantec
6 1 (1.35%) Brocade
6 1 (1.35%) Ab Initio
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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