The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 25 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing DB2 13 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 6.34% - 0.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 19.40% - 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Average salary £60,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -7.21%
DB2
Cheshire

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 Knutsford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
67 29 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 32.68% 26.36% 12.07%
Number of salaries quoted 59 29 19
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

DB2
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

DB2 Salary Trend in Knutsford

DB2
Salary Histogram in Knutsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DB2 across the Knutsford region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

DB2 Salary Histogram in Knutsford

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 14 (60.87%) Java
1 14 (60.87%) J2EE
2 13 (56.52%) Mainframe
2 13 (56.52%) Finance
3 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (52.17%) Waterfall
3 12 (52.17%) CICS
3 12 (52.17%) COBOL
4 11 (47.83%) UML
4 11 (47.83%) Banking
4 11 (47.83%) Risk Analysis
4 11 (47.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (43.48%) Oracle
6 8 (34.78%) IBM
7 7 (30.43%) Quality Management
7 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
7 7 (30.43%) SQL
7 7 (30.43%) MySQL
7 7 (30.43%) UNIX
7 7 (30.43%) Windows
7 7 (30.43%) AIX
7 7 (30.43%) Linux
8 4 (17.39%) SLA
8 4 (17.39%) Time Management
8 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (13.04%) sed
9 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (13.04%) AWK
9 3 (13.04%) Business Continuity

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 12 (52.17%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) MySQL
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (4.35%) ClearCase
General
1 13 (56.52%) Finance
2 11 (47.83%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Architect
1 11 (47.83%) Designer
2 10 (43.48%) Applications Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Support Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Applications Support
3 4 (17.39%) Solutions Designer
3 4 (17.39%) Applications Support Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Applications Developer
4 3 (13.04%) DBA
4 3 (13.04%) SQL DBA
5 1 (4.35%) Mainframe Developer
5 1 (4.35%) COBOL Developer
5 1 (4.35%) DB2 Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) J2EE
2 3 (13.04%) XML
2 3 (13.04%) XSD
2 3 (13.04%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (56.52%) Mainframe
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) PMI
3 1 (4.35%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) UNIX
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
1 7 (30.43%) AIX
1 7 (30.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (52.17%) Waterfall
2 11 (47.83%) Risk Analysis
2 11 (47.83%) UML
2 11 (47.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (30.43%) Quality Management
4 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (17.39%) Time Management
5 3 (13.04%) Performance Improvement
5 3 (13.04%) Change Management
5 3 (13.04%) Business Continuity
5 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) Java
2 12 (52.17%) COBOL
3 7 (30.43%) SQL
4 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
4 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
4 3 (13.04%) AWK
4 3 (13.04%) Korn
4 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
4 3 (13.04%) sed
4 3 (13.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
1 1 (4.35%) MBA
1 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.35%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Oracle
2 8 (34.78%) IBM
3 3 (13.04%) Sybase