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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank - 89 88
Permanent jobs citing DB2 0 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - 0.42% 0.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 1.47% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £55,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
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
386 340 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 32.33% 28.45% 25.58%
Number of salaries quoted 295 293 253
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +4.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 9 (75.00%) COBOL
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 8 (66.67%) AS400
2 8 (66.67%) RPG
2 8 (66.67%) iSeries
3 7 (58.33%) Performance Management
3 7 (58.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (58.33%) Configuration Management
4 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 3 (25.00%) jQuery
5 3 (25.00%) Pay per click
5 3 (25.00%) SEO
5 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (25.00%) HTML
5 3 (25.00%) XML
5 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (25.00%) CSS
5 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
6 2 (16.67%) HTTP
6 2 (16.67%) JSP
6 2 (16.67%) C++
6 2 (16.67%) Photoshop
6 2 (16.67%) Content Management
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) Retail
6 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
6 2 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (16.67%) Dojo

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Photoshop
1 2 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Technical Support
1 7 (58.33%) AS400 Support
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
1 3 (25.00%) XML
1 3 (25.00%) jQuery
2 2 (16.67%) Dojo
2 2 (16.67%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) AS400
1 8 (66.67%) iSeries
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Configuration Management
1 7 (58.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (58.33%) Performance Management
2 3 (25.00%) Pay per click
2 3 (25.00%) SEO
2 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Content Management
3 2 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (8.33%) Coaching
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) System Testing
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) COBOL
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) RPG
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) C++
5 1 (8.33%) C
5 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree