The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank - 41 56
Permanent jobs citing DB2 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 1.78% 0.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 4.71% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £47,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-6.31% -2.06%
DB2
Cheshire

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 Chester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
73 85 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 32.88% 37.78% 52.01%
Number of salaries quoted 60 62 118
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,900 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DB2 across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

DB2
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DB2 across the Chester region.

DB2 Salary Trend in Chester

DB2
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Database Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Database Developer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase