The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 72 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing DB2 27 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.14% 0.38% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.83% 1.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 23 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
DB2
East of England

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 Essex region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
345 296 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 27.32% 27.87% 40.85%
Number of salaries quoted 272 244 323
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

DB2
Salary Trend in Essex

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

DB2 Salary Trend in Essex

DB2
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DB2 across the Essex region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

DB2 Salary Histogram in Essex

DB2
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the Essex region over the 3 months to 3 March 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
Harlow - 7 £26,500 -
Brentwood - 4 - -
DB2
East of England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 24 (77.42%) SQL
2 23 (74.19%) COBOL
3 18 (58.06%) Finance
4 17 (54.84%) iSeries
4 17 (54.84%) RPG
5 16 (51.61%) AS400
6 15 (48.39%) Disaster Recovery
6 15 (48.39%) Performance Management
6 15 (48.39%) Configuration Management
7 9 (29.03%) Relational Database
8 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
9 7 (22.58%) CSS
9 7 (22.58%) XML
9 7 (22.58%) HTML
9 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
9 7 (22.58%) E-Commerce
9 7 (22.58%) RDBMS
9 7 (22.58%) Pay per click
9 7 (22.58%) jQuery
9 7 (22.58%) SEO
10 6 (19.35%) IBM
10 6 (19.35%) JSP
11 5 (16.13%) Photoshop
11 5 (16.13%) Assembly Language
11 5 (16.13%) REXX
11 5 (16.13%) JCL
11 5 (16.13%) Mainframe
11 5 (16.13%) Information Management
11 5 (16.13%) Manufacturing
11 5 (16.13%) Dojo

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 4 (12.90%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Photoshop
2 4 (12.90%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) Relational Database
2 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
3 7 (22.58%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) PowerBuilder
General
1 18 (58.06%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Manufacturing
2 5 (16.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Technical Support
1 15 (48.39%) AS400 Support
2 7 (22.58%) Developer
2 7 (22.58%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (16.13%) DBA
3 5 (16.13%) Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) Web Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (3.23%) Programmer
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) HTML
1 7 (22.58%) CSS
1 7 (22.58%) XML
1 7 (22.58%) jQuery
2 6 (19.35%) JSP
3 5 (16.13%) Dojo
4 1 (3.23%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 17 (54.84%) iSeries
2 16 (51.61%) AS400
3 5 (16.13%) Mainframe
4 2 (6.45%) Client/Server
4 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Configuration Management
1 15 (48.39%) Disaster Recovery
1 15 (48.39%) Performance Management
2 7 (22.58%) Pay per click
2 7 (22.58%) SEO
2 7 (22.58%) E-Commerce
3 5 (16.13%) Information Management
4 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.90%) Content Management
5 2 (6.45%) Data Modelling
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.23%) Coaching
6 1 (3.23%) Release Management
6 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.23%) System Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Project Management
6 1 (3.23%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 24 (77.42%) SQL
2 23 (74.19%) COBOL
3 17 (54.84%) RPG
4 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
5 5 (16.13%) JCL
5 5 (16.13%) SELCOPY
5 5 (16.13%) Assembly Language
5 5 (16.13%) REXX
6 3 (9.68%) C++
7 2 (6.45%) Java
8 1 (3.23%) C
8 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) VCP4
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) IBM
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) Sybase
2 1 (3.23%) SAP