The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 42 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing DB2 1 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.37% 3.14% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.93% 8.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
108 92 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 40.45% 36.08% 37.76%
Number of salaries quoted 78 65 67
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
DB2
Cheshire

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 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Sybase
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Data Management
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (25.00%) Data Guard
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (25.00%) HACMP
3 1 (25.00%) Tru64
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) AIX
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle8/8i Database

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Server Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (25.00%) Database Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Database Developer
3 1 (25.00%) DBA
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) HACMP
1 1 (25.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Tru64
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) AIX
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) Data Management
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Sybase