The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 33 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing DB2 3 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 1.51% 3.35% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.52% 12.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £40,375 £42,850 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
DB2
West Yorkshire

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 Halifax region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
46 48 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 23.12% 26.82% 46.26%
Number of salaries quoted 37 34 92
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £40,000 £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

DB2
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

DB2 Salary Trend in Halifax

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) Tandem
2 2 (66.67%) Cryptography
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) VocaLink
2 2 (66.67%) EMV
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) NCR
2 2 (66.67%) PL/1
2 2 (66.67%) JCL
2 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) BASE24
2 2 (66.67%) ISO 8583
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) SAS
2 2 (66.67%) ATM
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) COBOL
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 (66.67%) SAS
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Solr
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) ATM
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Web Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Tandem
2 2 (66.67%) Cryptography
2 2 (66.67%) EMV
2 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) UML
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) COBOL
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) PL/1
1 2 (66.67%) JCL
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO 8583
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) NCR
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) VocaLink
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat