The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM DB2
North West / Manchester
Rank 196 174 181
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +7
Permanent jobs citing DB2 4 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.11% 0.15% 0.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.31% 0.48% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 5
Median salary £52,500 £70,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +29.62%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 Manchester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1284 1032 1307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 34.10% 31.02% 33.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1089 901 1141
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,608
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing DB2 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

DB2
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

DB2 Salary Trend in Manchester

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, IT jobs citing DB2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for DB2.

1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) WebSphere
3 7 (53.85%) TDD
3 7 (53.85%) Oracle
3 7 (53.85%) E-Commerce
4 6 (46.15%) Finance
5 5 (38.46%) Banking
5 5 (38.46%) IBM
5 5 (38.46%) ITIL
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
6 4 (30.77%) EJB
6 4 (30.77%) JSP
6 4 (30.77%) Data Management
6 4 (30.77%) Degree
6 4 (30.77%) Dojo
6 4 (30.77%) JPA
7 3 (23.08%) TeamCity
7 3 (23.08%) Apache Solr
7 3 (23.08%) Cucumber
7 3 (23.08%) BDD
7 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
7 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
7 3 (23.08%) SpecFlow
7 3 (23.08%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (23.08%) VSAM

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (61.54%) WebSphere
2 3 (23.08%) Apache Solr
2 3 (23.08%) CICS
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
4 1 (7.69%) Commerce Server
4 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) HTTP
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) FTP
2 1 (7.69%) SSL
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) Big Data
2 2 (15.38%) Data Mining
2 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (15.38%) DataStage
2 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Cucumber
1 3 (23.08%) NUnit
1 3 (23.08%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (23.08%) SpecFlow
1 3 (23.08%) TeamCity
2 1 (7.69%) Ant
2 1 (7.69%) Fiddler
2 1 (7.69%) Firebug
2 1 (7.69%) FogBugz
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) JMeter
2 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
2 1 (7.69%) Redmine
2 1 (7.69%) The Grinder
2 1 (7.69%) Toad
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
1 7 (53.85%) WebSphere Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Java Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Java WebSphere Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Data Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Data Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Test Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Dojo
1 4 (30.77%) EJB
1 4 (30.77%) JPA
1 4 (30.77%) JSP
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) Java EE
2 1 (7.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Client/Server
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
1 3 (23.08%) Mainframe
1 3 (23.08%) VSAM
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) Taxonomies
3 1 (7.69%) Smartphone
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) CentOS
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) E-Commerce
2 7 (53.85%) TDD
3 5 (38.46%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) Data Management
5 3 (23.08%) BDD
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
5 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
5 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
6 2 (15.38%) Data Architecture
6 2 (15.38%) High Availability
6 2 (15.38%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (15.38%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (15.38%) Master Data Management
6 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Physical Data Model
6 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
6 2 (15.38%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) C
3 3 (23.08%) COBOL
3 3 (23.08%) JCL
4 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.69%) Jython
4 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) COBIT
1 2 (15.38%) Data Quality
2 1 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle
2 5 (38.46%) IBM
3 3 (23.08%) Cognizant
4 2 (15.38%) Informatica
4 2 (15.38%) Teradata
5 1 (7.69%) HP