The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 190 164 221
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +57
Permanent jobs citing DB2 64 78 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.88% 1.16% 0.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.68% 3.04% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 39 69 34
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2392 2562 3176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 32.72% 38.20% 39.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2083 2230 2887
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,863 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

DB2
Salary Trend in the North West

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

DB2 Salary Trend in the North West

DB2
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DB2 across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

DB2 Salary Histogram in the North West

DB2
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Cheshire +21 31 £42,000 -6.66%
Manchester -33 28 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Lancashire -23 2 £44,500 -6.31% 1
Merseyside - 1 £41,000 -
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 94 (50.00%) Finance
2 86 (45.74%) Java
3 83 (44.15%) Oracle
4 76 (40.43%) SQL
5 75 (39.89%) J2EE
6 74 (39.36%) Mainframe
6 74 (39.36%) Agile Software Development
7 72 (38.30%) Banking
8 66 (35.11%) IBM
8 66 (35.11%) CICS
9 65 (34.57%) COBOL
10 64 (34.04%) SQL Server
11 56 (29.79%) Waterfall
12 51 (27.13%) Risk Analysis
13 47 (25.00%) Linux
13 47 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
14 46 (24.47%) UML
15 38 (20.21%) Windows
15 38 (20.21%) AIX
16 34 (18.09%) Relational Database
17 33 (17.55%) UNIX
17 33 (17.55%) WebSphere
18 32 (17.02%) MySQL
19 29 (15.43%) Sybase
20 28 (14.89%) ITIL
21 24 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
22 23 (12.23%) Tivoli
23 22 (11.70%) WebLogic
23 22 (11.70%) Mentoring
24 21 (11.17%) Middleware

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 66 (35.11%) CICS
2 33 (17.55%) WebSphere
3 22 (11.70%) WebLogic
4 12 (6.38%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (3.19%) JBoss
6 5 (2.66%) GlassFish
7 4 (2.13%) NetWeaver
8 3 (1.60%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.06%) SAS
9 2 (1.06%) CMS
9 2 (1.06%) Mule
9 2 (1.06%) Confluence
9 2 (1.06%) Apache ServiceMix
9 2 (1.06%) TIBCO EMS
10 1 (0.53%) Apache
10 1 (0.53%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (7.98%) MS Office
2 12 (6.38%) MS Excel
3 11 (5.85%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (2.66%) MS Project
5 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (5.85%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.06%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (1.06%) Exstream
3 1 (0.53%) SAP xMII
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.51%) SAN
2 2 (1.06%) Internet
3 1 (0.53%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (34.04%) SQL Server
2 34 (18.09%) Relational Database
3 32 (17.02%) MySQL
4 16 (8.51%) RDBMS
4 16 (8.51%) Oracle Exadata
4 16 (8.51%) Oracle Database
5 12 (6.38%) Hadoop
6 11 (5.85%) Data Mining
7 8 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (4.26%) Ingres
7 8 (4.26%) Big Data
8 7 (3.72%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (3.72%) OLTP
8 7 (3.72%) DB2 UDB
9 6 (3.19%) MongoDB
10 5 (2.66%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (2.66%) SAP BW
10 5 (2.66%) Easytrieve
11 4 (2.13%) Pentaho
12 3 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (3.19%) ClearCase
1 6 (3.19%) Eclipse
1 6 (3.19%) Ant
2 4 (2.13%) JUnit
3 3 (1.60%) Subversion
3 3 (1.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (1.06%) JIRA
5 1 (0.53%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.53%) NetBeans
General
1 94 (50.00%) Finance
2 72 (38.30%) Banking
3 13 (6.91%) Telecoms
4 12 (6.38%) Marketing
5 8 (4.26%) Retail
6 6 (3.19%) Billing
7 2 (1.06%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.06%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 62 (32.98%) Architect
2 50 (26.60%) Designer
3 39 (20.74%) Developer
3 39 (20.74%) Solutions Architect
4 31 (16.49%) Applications Architect
5 24 (12.77%) Solutions Designer
6 16 (8.51%) Infrastructure Architect
6 16 (8.51%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 15 (7.98%) Analyst
8 13 (6.91%) Applications Developer
8 13 (6.91%) Java Developer
9 12 (6.38%) Applications Support
10 11 (5.85%) Applications Support Engineer
10 11 (5.85%) Support Engineer
10 11 (5.85%) DBA
10 11 (5.85%) Marketing Analyst
11 9 (4.79%) Service Manager
12 8 (4.26%) Teradata DBA
12 8 (4.26%) Database Manager
13 7 (3.72%) Service Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (39.89%) J2EE
2 21 (11.17%) Middleware
3 19 (10.11%) XML
4 16 (8.51%) WebSphere MQ
5 12 (6.38%) XSLT
6 11 (5.85%) XSD
6 11 (5.85%) Servlets
6 11 (5.85%) SOAP
6 11 (5.85%) Hibernate
7 10 (5.32%) Ajax
7 10 (5.32%) JMS
8 8 (4.26%) Web Services
8 8 (4.26%) .NET
8 8 (4.26%) Stripes Framework
9 7 (3.72%) JDBC
10 6 (3.19%) JSP
10 6 (3.19%) JNDI
11 4 (2.13%) SAP XI
11 4 (2.13%) jQuery
11 4 (2.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 74 (39.36%) Mainframe
2 24 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (8.51%) FlexPod
4 11 (5.85%) iSeries
5 8 (4.26%) IBM Mainframe
6 7 (3.72%) VSAM
6 7 (3.72%) AS400
7 4 (2.13%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.13%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.06%) Data Extraction
8 2 (1.06%) FMCG
8 2 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.06%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.06%) PMI
9 1 (0.53%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.53%) Handset
9 1 (0.53%) Clustering
9 1 (0.53%) IVR
9 1 (0.53%) VUI
Operating Systems
1 47 (25.00%) Linux
2 38 (20.21%) Windows
2 38 (20.21%) AIX
3 33 (17.55%) UNIX
4 20 (10.64%) zOS
5 17 (9.04%) SUSE
5 17 (9.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (8.51%) OS/400
6 16 (8.51%) HPUX
6 16 (8.51%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (39.36%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (29.79%) Waterfall
3 51 (27.13%) Risk Analysis
4 47 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 46 (24.47%) UML
6 28 (14.89%) ITIL
7 22 (11.70%) Mentoring
8 21 (11.17%) Quality Management
9 20 (10.64%) Business Continuity
10 19 (10.11%) E-Commerce
11 16 (8.51%) Coaching
11 16 (8.51%) Infrastructure Management
12 15 (7.98%) Scrum
13 13 (6.91%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (6.38%) Time Management
15 11 (5.85%) Digital Marketing
15 11 (5.85%) Data-Driven Marketing
15 11 (5.85%) Analytics
15 11 (5.85%) Direct Marketing
15 11 (5.85%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 86 (45.74%) Java
2 76 (40.43%) SQL
3 65 (34.57%) COBOL
4 16 (8.51%) C#
5 15 (7.98%) Shell Script
6 10 (5.32%) Korn
7 8 (4.26%) JavaScript
8 5 (2.66%) T-SQL
8 5 (2.66%) JCL
9 4 (2.13%) VB6
9 4 (2.13%) VB
10 3 (1.60%) AWK
10 3 (1.60%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.60%) sed
11 2 (1.06%) Ruby
11 2 (1.06%) Python
11 2 (1.06%) RPG
12 1 (0.53%) C
12 1 (0.53%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 18 (9.57%) Degree
2 5 (2.66%) SC Cleared
2 5 (2.66%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.06%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.53%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.11%) SLA
2 6 (3.19%) QA
3 2 (1.06%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
1 16 (8.51%) Hyper-V
1 16 (8.51%) KVM
Systems Management
1 23 (12.23%) Tivoli
2 7 (3.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 6 (3.19%) CA Endevor
4 2 (1.06%) TIBCO Hawk
5 1 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 83 (44.15%) Oracle
2 66 (35.11%) IBM
3 29 (15.43%) Sybase
4 18 (9.57%) Microsoft
4 18 (9.57%) HP
4 18 (9.57%) Teradata
5 17 (9.04%) Red Hat
6 16 (8.51%) CheckPoint
6 16 (8.51%) Symantec
6 16 (8.51%) Cisco
6 16 (8.51%) VMware
6 16 (8.51%) EMC
6 16 (8.51%) Juniper
6 16 (8.51%) BMC
6 16 (8.51%) CA
6 16 (8.51%) NetApp
6 16 (8.51%) Brocade
7 11 (5.85%) Google
7 11 (5.85%) Coremetrics
8 7 (3.72%) RainStor
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