The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank - 77 61
Permanent jobs citing DB2 0 7 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - 0.92% 2.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 2.71% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 16
Median salary - £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +29.41%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
DB2
England

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 North East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
209 258 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 30.47% 34.08% 31.75%
Number of salaries quoted 180 229 191
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £51,459
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

DB2
Salary Trend in the North East

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

DB2 Salary Trend in the North East

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 North East region with a requirement for DB2.

1 8 (88.89%) RPG
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
1 8 (88.89%) Web Services
1 8 (88.89%) XML
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) IIS
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
1 8 (88.89%) Unit Testing
1 8 (88.89%) RPG IV
1 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) IBM
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) SOA
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Progress 4GL
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 4 (44.44%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) SDLC
3 4 (44.44%) RPG III
3 4 (44.44%) WCF
4 1 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) IBM Sterling
4 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 1 (11.11%) QA
4 1 (11.11%) Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) Cognizant
4 1 (11.11%) Informatica
4 1 (11.11%) DataStage

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 (88.89%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) DataStage
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst Programmer
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Programmer
1 4 (44.44%) RPG Analyst Programmer
1 4 (44.44%) RPG Programmer
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Software Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Software Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Data Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Database Manager
2 1 (11.11%) QA Manager
2 1 (11.11%) QA Test Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
1 8 (88.89%) Web Services
1 8 (88.89%) XML
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
2 4 (44.44%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Unit Testing
2 4 (44.44%) SDLC
2 4 (44.44%) SOA
2 4 (44.44%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) RPG
1 8 (88.89%) RPG IV
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Progress 4GL
3 4 (44.44%) RPG III
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) IBM
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Cognizant
3 1 (11.11%) IBM Sterling
3 1 (11.11%) Informatica
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle