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 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 95 112 60
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -52
Permanent jobs citing DB2 1 1 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.10% 0.086% 2.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.27% 0.21% 6.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 12
Average salary £76,000 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
372 473 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 38.00% 40.85% 33.37%
Number of salaries quoted 347 394 240
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Subversion
2 3 (50.00%) NHibernate
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) RPG
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) OOP
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (50.00%) LINQ
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) iSeries
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (50.00%) LINQ to SQL
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Publishing
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Business Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) NHibernate
1 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (50.00%) LINQ
1 3 (50.00%) jQuery
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (50.00%) LINQ to SQL
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) iSeries
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) OOP
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) RPG
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) IBM