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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 102 103 57
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -46
Permanent jobs citing DB2 5 1 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.43% 0.081% 2.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.17% 0.21% 7.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 11
Average salary £30,500 £47,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.78% -20.83%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
427 487 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 36.68% 39.53% 37.26%
Number of salaries quoted 391 438 256
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
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
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DB2 across the Kent region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

DB2 Salary Histogram 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 19 December 2014. 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
Dartford - 3 £30,500 -
Sittingbourne - 1 £36,500 -
DB2
South East

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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%) OOP
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
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%) NHibernate
3 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
3 3 (42.86%) LINQ
3 3 (42.86%) jQuery
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
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%) Subversion
3 3 (42.86%) iSeries
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Publishing
4 2 (28.57%) EDI
4 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
4 2 (28.57%) INSURE/90
4 2 (28.57%) AS400
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) RPG/400

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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