The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 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 Kent region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank - 79 68
Permanent jobs citing DB2 0 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 1.60% 1.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 4.08% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 9
Average salary - £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
407 417 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 36.24% 39.15% 38.59%
Number of salaries quoted 358 364 300
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
DB2
South East

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 27 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) HACMP
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (100.00%) SRDF
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Senior DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) HACMP
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (100.00%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat