The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 45 60 54
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Permanent jobs citing DB2 3 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.85% 1.02% 1.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.73% 2.67% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 6
Average salary £32,500 £39,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -22.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
DB2
North West

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 Lancashire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
110 187 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 31.07% 38.09% 41.46%
Number of salaries quoted 96 175 170
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

DB2
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

DB2 Salary Trend in Lancashire

DB2
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
Burnley - 2 £32,500 -
Blackburn +12 1 £35,000 -10.25%
DB2
North West

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 10 (71.43%) Mainframe
1 10 (71.43%) IBM
1 10 (71.43%) COBOL
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) REXX
2 7 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 6 (42.86%) WebSphere
3 6 (42.86%) Relational Database
4 5 (35.71%) JCL
4 5 (35.71%) HTTP
4 5 (35.71%) J2EE
4 5 (35.71%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (35.71%) JSP
4 5 (35.71%) Servlets
4 5 (35.71%) SOAP
4 5 (35.71%) Web Services
4 5 (35.71%) XML
4 5 (35.71%) RESTful
4 5 (35.71%) Java EE
5 3 (21.43%) CICS
6 2 (14.29%) Time Sharing Option
6 2 (14.29%) Lotus
6 2 (14.29%) zOS
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 2 (14.29%) OO
6 2 (14.29%) IBM Notes
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL
6 2 (14.29%) Unix
6 2 (14.29%) Windows

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 6 (42.86%) WebSphere
2 5 (35.71%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (21.43%) CICS
4 2 (14.29%) IBM Notes
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Relational Database
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) SAP HANA
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) COBOL Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Java Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (21.43%) J2EE Developer
4 3 (21.43%) J2EE WebSphere Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Java WebSphere Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior WebSphere Developer
4 3 (21.43%) WebSphere Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Administrator
5 2 (14.29%) DB2 Administrator
5 2 (14.29%) DB2 DBA
5 2 (14.29%) DBA
5 2 (14.29%) Junior
5 2 (14.29%) Junior DBA
5 2 (14.29%) Senior COBOL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) J2EE
1 5 (35.71%) Java EE
1 5 (35.71%) JSP
1 5 (35.71%) RESTful
1 5 (35.71%) Servlets
1 5 (35.71%) SOAP
1 5 (35.71%) Web Services
1 5 (35.71%) XML
2 2 (14.29%) ISPF
3 1 (7.14%) JDBC
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Mainframe
2 7 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Unix
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) zOS
3 1 (7.14%) AIX
3 1 (7.14%) Solaris
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL
1 2 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (7.14%) Change Control
2 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
2 1 (7.14%) Migration
2 1 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (7.14%) OOD
2 1 (7.14%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) COBOL
2 7 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) REXX
3 5 (35.71%) JCL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) IBM
2 2 (14.29%) Lotus
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) VMware