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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 184 185 235
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +50
Permanent jobs citing DB2 76 60 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.01% 0.86% 0.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.95% 2.26% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 53 52 28
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -
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
2575 2651 3067
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 34.32% 38.02% 39.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2252 2309 2787
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £25,000
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 28 November 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 28 November 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
Manchester -11 34 £52,500 +28.04% 3
Cheshire +13 33 £32,500 -31.57%
Lancashire -15 2 £46,250 -2.63% 1
Merseyside - 1 £41,000 -
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (50.27%) Finance
2 91 (48.66%) Java
3 78 (41.71%) J2EE
4 77 (41.18%) SQL
5 75 (40.11%) Mainframe
5 75 (40.11%) Agile Software Development
6 74 (39.57%) Banking
7 73 (39.04%) Oracle
8 66 (35.29%) CICS
9 65 (34.76%) COBOL
10 62 (33.16%) IBM
11 58 (31.02%) SQL Server
12 56 (29.95%) Waterfall
13 51 (27.27%) Risk Analysis
14 49 (26.20%) Stakeholder Management
15 47 (25.13%) UML
16 40 (21.39%) Linux
17 36 (19.25%) AIX
18 33 (17.65%) MySQL
18 33 (17.65%) WebSphere
19 32 (17.11%) Relational Database
20 31 (16.58%) UNIX
20 31 (16.58%) Windows
21 26 (13.90%) ITIL
22 25 (13.37%) Sybase
22 25 (13.37%) Analytical Skills
23 22 (11.76%) Quality Management
24 21 (11.23%) E-Commerce
25 20 (10.70%) XML
25 20 (10.70%) Tivoli

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (35.29%) CICS
2 33 (17.65%) WebSphere
3 18 (9.63%) WebLogic
4 17 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (3.21%) GlassFish
6 4 (2.14%) TIBCO EMS
6 4 (2.14%) NetWeaver
7 3 (1.60%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.60%) JBoss
8 2 (1.07%) SAS
8 2 (1.07%) CMS
8 2 (1.07%) Mule
8 2 (1.07%) Confluence
8 2 (1.07%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.53%) Apache
9 1 (0.53%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (8.02%) MS Office
2 14 (7.49%) MS Excel
3 11 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (3.74%) MS Project
5 3 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (5.88%) Google Analytics
2 4 (2.14%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.53%) Maximo
3 1 (0.53%) SAP xMII
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.42%) SAN
2 3 (1.60%) Internet
3 1 (0.53%) NFC
3 1 (0.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (31.02%) SQL Server
2 33 (17.65%) MySQL
3 32 (17.11%) Relational Database
4 13 (6.95%) RDBMS
5 12 (6.42%) Hadoop
5 12 (6.42%) Oracle Exadata
5 12 (6.42%) Oracle Database
6 11 (5.88%) Data Mining
7 8 (4.28%) Big Data
8 7 (3.74%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (3.21%) MongoDB
10 5 (2.67%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (2.67%) SAP BW
10 5 (2.67%) Easytrieve
11 4 (2.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (2.14%) Ingres
11 4 (2.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (4.28%) Eclipse
2 7 (3.74%) Ant
3 6 (3.21%) ClearCase
4 5 (2.67%) JUnit
5 4 (2.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (1.60%) LoadRunner
7 2 (1.07%) Subversion
7 2 (1.07%) JIRA
8 1 (0.53%) NetBeans
General
1 94 (50.27%) Finance
2 74 (39.57%) Banking
3 12 (6.42%) Telecoms
4 11 (5.88%) Marketing
5 10 (5.35%) Retail
6 5 (2.67%) Billing
7 4 (2.14%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.07%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 58 (31.02%) Architect
2 48 (25.67%) Designer
3 44 (23.53%) Developer
4 35 (18.72%) Solutions Architect
5 30 (16.04%) Applications Architect
6 23 (12.30%) Solutions Designer
7 17 (9.09%) Analyst
7 17 (9.09%) Java Developer
8 13 (6.95%) Applications Developer
8 13 (6.95%) Applications Support
9 12 (6.42%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 12 (6.42%) Support Engineer
9 12 (6.42%) Infrastructure Architect
9 12 (6.42%) Applications Support Engineer
10 11 (5.88%) Senior Developer
10 11 (5.88%) Marketing Analyst
11 10 (5.35%) Senior Java Developer
12 7 (3.74%) Database Manager
12 7 (3.74%) Mainframe Developer
12 7 (3.74%) Service Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (41.71%) J2EE
2 20 (10.70%) XML
3 17 (9.09%) Middleware
4 13 (6.95%) Hibernate
4 13 (6.95%) SOAP
4 13 (6.95%) JMS
5 12 (6.42%) XSLT
5 12 (6.42%) Servlets
5 12 (6.42%) WebSphere MQ
5 12 (6.42%) Ajax
6 10 (5.35%) Web Services
6 10 (5.35%) XSD
6 10 (5.35%) Stripes Framework
7 8 (4.28%) JDBC
7 8 (4.28%) .NET
8 7 (3.74%) JNDI
9 5 (2.67%) HTML
9 5 (2.67%) JSP
9 5 (2.67%) CSS
10 4 (2.14%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 75 (40.11%) Mainframe
2 25 (13.37%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.42%) FlexPod
4 10 (5.35%) IBM Mainframe
4 10 (5.35%) iSeries
5 7 (3.74%) AS400
5 7 (3.74%) VSAM
6 6 (3.21%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.67%) PMI
8 4 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.14%) Credit Risk
9 3 (1.60%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.07%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (1.07%) Data Extraction
10 2 (1.07%) FMCG
11 1 (0.53%) Handset
11 1 (0.53%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 40 (21.39%) Linux
2 36 (19.25%) AIX
3 31 (16.58%) UNIX
3 31 (16.58%) Windows
4 16 (8.56%) zOS
5 14 (7.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (6.95%) SUSE
7 12 (6.42%) OS/400
7 12 (6.42%) HPUX
7 12 (6.42%) Solaris
8 1 (0.53%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (40.11%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (29.95%) Waterfall
3 51 (27.27%) Risk Analysis
4 49 (26.20%) Stakeholder Management
5 47 (25.13%) UML
6 26 (13.90%) ITIL
7 22 (11.76%) Quality Management
8 21 (11.23%) E-Commerce
9 19 (10.16%) Mentoring
10 17 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
10 17 (9.09%) Business Continuity
11 16 (8.56%) Scrum
12 12 (6.42%) MVC
12 12 (6.42%) SEO
12 12 (6.42%) Infrastructure Management
12 12 (6.42%) Coaching
12 12 (6.42%) Time Management
13 11 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
13 11 (5.88%) Direct Marketing
13 11 (5.88%) Data-Driven Marketing
Programming Languages
1 91 (48.66%) Java
2 77 (41.18%) SQL
3 65 (34.76%) COBOL
4 18 (9.63%) Shell Script
5 16 (8.56%) C#
6 11 (5.88%) Korn
7 8 (4.28%) JavaScript
8 6 (3.21%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.67%) JCL
10 4 (2.14%) VB6
10 4 (2.14%) Ruby
10 4 (2.14%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.14%) VB
10 4 (2.14%) Python
11 3 (1.60%) sed
11 3 (1.60%) AWK
12 2 (1.07%) RPG
13 1 (0.53%) C
13 1 (0.53%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 20 (10.70%) Degree
2 5 (2.67%) PMI Certification
2 5 (2.67%) SC Cleared
2 5 (2.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.60%) ISEB
3 3 (1.60%) MBA
3 3 (1.60%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.60%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.16%) SLA
2 9 (4.81%) QA
3 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (6.42%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (6.42%) Hyper-V
1 12 (6.42%) KVM
Systems Management
1 20 (10.70%) Tivoli
2 8 (4.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 6 (3.21%) CA Endevor
4 4 (2.14%) TIBCO Hawk
5 3 (1.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 73 (39.04%) Oracle
2 62 (33.16%) IBM
3 25 (13.37%) Sybase
4 14 (7.49%) Red Hat
4 14 (7.49%) Microsoft
5 12 (6.42%) HP
5 12 (6.42%) EMC
5 12 (6.42%) Juniper
5 12 (6.42%) BMC
5 12 (6.42%) CA
5 12 (6.42%) NetApp
5 12 (6.42%) CheckPoint
5 12 (6.42%) Symantec
5 12 (6.42%) VMware
5 12 (6.42%) Brocade
5 12 (6.42%) Cisco
6 11 (5.88%) Teradata
6 11 (5.88%) Google
6 11 (5.88%) Coremetrics
7 7 (3.74%) RainStor
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