The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 Halifax region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 49 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing DB2 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 0.27% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.18% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
85 49 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 22.67% 29.88% 33.80%
Number of salaries quoted 78 38 59
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% +16.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £38,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
DB2
West Yorkshire

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 21 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 7 (100.00%) IBM
1 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 7 (100.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) AIX
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) ClearCase
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (42.86%) zOS
3 3 (42.86%) ClearQuest
3 3 (42.86%) Mainframe
3 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
3 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
3 3 (42.86%) Workflow
3 3 (42.86%) Workflow Management
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) CICS
5 1 (14.29%) UNIX
5 1 (14.29%) Advertising
5 1 (14.29%) COBOL

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) CICS
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) ClearCase
1 3 (42.86%) ClearQuest
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Mainframe
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) AIX
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) zOS
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
1 3 (42.86%) Workflow
1 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (42.86%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) COBOL
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) IBM
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle