The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 106 104 54
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -50
Permanent jobs citing DB2 2 1 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.18% 0.089% 3.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.47% 0.21% 8.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 11
Average salary £40,750 £47,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.21% -20.83%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
DB2
South East

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 Kent region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
424 479 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 38.62% 42.84% 40.36%
Number of salaries quoted 390 424 257
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

DB2
Salary Trend in Kent

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

DB2 Salary Trend in Kent

DB2
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the Kent region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
Sittingbourne - 1 £36,500 -
DB2
South East

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) RPG
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) OOP
3 3 (42.86%) Subversion
3 3 (42.86%) NHibernate
3 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
3 3 (42.86%) LINQ
3 3 (42.86%) jQuery
3 3 (42.86%) iSeries
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) LINQ to SQL
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
4 2 (28.57%) Publishing
4 2 (28.57%) RPG/400
4 2 (28.57%) RPG IV
4 2 (28.57%) INSURE/90
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) INSURE/90
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Subversion
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Business Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) NHibernate
1 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
1 3 (42.86%) LINQ
1 3 (42.86%) jQuery
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (42.86%) LINQ to SQL
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) EDI
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) iSeries
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
2 2 (28.57%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) OOP
1 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) RPG
3 3 (42.86%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) RPG/400
4 2 (28.57%) RPG IV
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) IBM
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft