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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 178 141 124
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -17
Permanent jobs citing DB2 3 14 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.081% 0.53% 1.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.25% 1.52% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 25
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £35,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £63,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,575 £45,250
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +2.92%
DB2
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1188 923 1006
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 31.89% 34.75% 36.33%
Number of salaries quoted 930 763 878
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

DB2
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

DB2 Salary Trend in Leeds

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 22 (75.86%) IBM
2 15 (51.72%) SQL
3 14 (48.28%) Mainframe
4 12 (41.38%) Banking
5 11 (37.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (37.93%) Incident Management
5 11 (37.93%) zOS
5 11 (37.93%) SQL Server
6 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
6 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
6 8 (27.59%) EPoS
6 8 (27.59%) EFTPOS
6 8 (27.59%) Regression Testing
6 8 (27.59%) Retail
6 8 (27.59%) QA
6 8 (27.59%) Test Scripting
7 4 (13.79%) Oracle
7 4 (13.79%) WebSphere
7 4 (13.79%) JCL
7 4 (13.79%) UNIX
7 4 (13.79%) CICS
7 4 (13.79%) Java
7 4 (13.79%) COBOL
8 3 (10.34%) HTML
8 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
8 3 (10.34%) Apache
8 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
8 3 (10.34%) Service Management
8 3 (10.34%) VSAM
8 3 (10.34%) Ajax

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 4 (13.79%) CICS
1 4 (13.79%) WebSphere
2 3 (10.34%) Apache
3 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.90%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.90%) ATG Dynamo
4 1 (3.45%) CMS
4 1 (3.45%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) Adabas
2 2 (6.90%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) JUnit
1 2 (6.90%) JMeter
1 2 (6.90%) Selenium
2 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 12 (41.38%) Banking
2 8 (27.59%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Administrator
2 11 (37.93%) DBA
2 11 (37.93%) DB2 DBA
3 8 (27.59%) Trainee
4 4 (13.79%) Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) UNIX Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Support
6 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Service Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) MI Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Mainframe Developer
6 1 (3.45%) COBOL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) HTML
1 3 (10.34%) Ajax
2 2 (6.90%) J2EE
2 2 (6.90%) XML
2 2 (6.90%) EntireX
3 1 (3.45%) Middleware
3 1 (3.45%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.45%) CSS
3 1 (3.45%) .NET
3 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.45%) jQuery
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (48.28%) Mainframe
2 8 (27.59%) EPoS
2 8 (27.59%) EFTPOS
3 3 (10.34%) VSAM
4 2 (6.90%) GIS
5 1 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (3.45%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) zOS
2 4 (13.79%) UNIX
3 2 (6.90%) Windows
3 2 (6.90%) AIX
3 2 (6.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Stakeholder Management
1 11 (37.93%) Incident Management
2 8 (27.59%) Regression Testing
2 8 (27.59%) Test Scripting
3 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
3 3 (10.34%) Service Management
4 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.90%) Scrum
4 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.90%) ITIL
4 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
4 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.45%) DevOps
5 1 (3.45%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (3.45%) Change Control
5 1 (3.45%) Time Management
5 1 (3.45%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) COBOL
2 4 (13.79%) Java
2 4 (13.79%) JCL
3 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.90%) C++
4 2 (6.90%) REXX
4 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
4 2 (6.90%) NATURAL
5 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.45%) C#
5 1 (3.45%) SELCOPY
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
Vendors
1 22 (75.86%) IBM
2 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle
4 2 (6.90%) JBoss
4 2 (6.90%) BEA
4 2 (6.90%) Micro Focus
4 2 (6.90%) ATG
4 2 (6.90%) hybris