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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 189 160 215
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +55
Permanent jobs citing DB2 59 80 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.85% 1.23% 0.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.62% 3.22% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 41 71 47
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £41,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
2251 2481 3162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 32.36% 38.25% 40.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1967 2161 2843
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £52,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 +24 36 £52,500 +16.66%
Manchester -56 17 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Lancashire -9 5 £39,000 -22.00% 1
Merseyside - 1 £41,000 -
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 93 (53.45%) Oracle
2 78 (44.83%) Finance
3 70 (40.23%) SQL
4 69 (39.66%) SQL Server
5 68 (39.08%) IBM
6 65 (37.36%) Java
7 57 (32.76%) Mainframe
8 49 (28.16%) Linux
8 49 (28.16%) Agile Software Development
8 49 (28.16%) Banking
9 47 (27.01%) COBOL
10 46 (26.44%) CICS
11 45 (25.86%) Windows
12 44 (25.29%) J2EE
13 35 (20.11%) Relational Database
14 33 (18.97%) AIX
14 33 (18.97%) Waterfall
15 30 (17.24%) WebSphere
16 29 (16.67%) UNIX
16 29 (16.67%) Sybase
16 29 (16.67%) ITIL
17 28 (16.09%) Risk Analysis
18 27 (15.52%) Mentoring
19 26 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
19 26 (14.94%) WebLogic
19 26 (14.94%) zOS
20 25 (14.37%) MySQL
21 24 (13.79%) Middleware
21 24 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
21 24 (13.79%) Teradata

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 46 (26.44%) CICS
2 30 (17.24%) WebSphere
3 26 (14.94%) WebLogic
4 9 (5.17%) JBoss
5 4 (2.30%) NetWeaver
5 4 (2.30%) GlassFish
5 4 (2.30%) Confluence
6 3 (1.72%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (1.72%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.15%) Apache
7 2 (1.15%) SAS
7 2 (1.15%) CMS
7 2 (1.15%) Mule
7 2 (1.15%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (0.57%) IIS
8 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (8.05%) MS Office
2 10 (5.75%) Spreadsheet
2 10 (5.75%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.30%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (5.75%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.72%) Exstream
3 1 (0.57%) SAP xMII
Communications & Networking
1 20 (11.49%) SAN
2 2 (1.15%) Internet
3 1 (0.57%) NFC
3 1 (0.57%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (39.66%) SQL Server
2 35 (20.11%) Relational Database
3 25 (14.37%) MySQL
4 19 (10.92%) Oracle Exadata
4 19 (10.92%) RDBMS
4 19 (10.92%) Oracle Database
5 14 (8.05%) Ingres
6 13 (7.47%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (6.90%) Hadoop
7 12 (6.90%) DB2 UDB
7 12 (6.90%) OLTP
8 10 (5.75%) Data Mining
9 8 (4.60%) Big Data
10 7 (4.02%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (3.45%) MongoDB
12 5 (2.87%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (2.87%) SAP BW
12 5 (2.87%) Easytrieve
13 4 (2.30%) Pentaho
14 2 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (3.45%) ClearCase
2 5 (2.87%) Subversion
2 5 (2.87%) Ant
2 5 (2.87%) Eclipse
3 4 (2.30%) JIRA
4 3 (1.72%) JUnit
5 1 (0.57%) NetBeans
General
1 78 (44.83%) Finance
2 49 (28.16%) Banking
3 23 (13.22%) Telecoms
4 16 (9.20%) Billing
5 13 (7.47%) Marketing
6 7 (4.02%) Retail
7 2 (1.15%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (24.71%) Architect
2 31 (17.82%) Designer
2 31 (17.82%) Developer
2 31 (17.82%) Solutions Architect
3 19 (10.92%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 19 (10.92%) Infrastructure Architect
4 15 (8.62%) DBA
5 14 (8.05%) Solutions Designer
5 14 (8.05%) Analyst
6 13 (7.47%) Applications Architect
6 13 (7.47%) Teradata DBA
7 11 (6.32%) Java Developer
8 10 (5.75%) Service Manager
8 10 (5.75%) Marketing Analyst
9 9 (5.17%) Production Manager
9 9 (5.17%) Applications Support
10 8 (4.60%) Support Engineer
10 8 (4.60%) Database Manager
10 8 (4.60%) Applications Support Engineer
11 7 (4.02%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (25.29%) J2EE
2 24 (13.79%) Middleware
3 19 (10.92%) WebSphere MQ
4 14 (8.05%) XML
5 12 (6.90%) Apache Flex
6 10 (5.75%) Servlets
6 10 (5.75%) SOAP
6 10 (5.75%) Hibernate
7 8 (4.60%) JSP
7 8 (4.60%) Web Services
7 8 (4.60%) .NET
8 7 (4.02%) Ajax
8 7 (4.02%) XSD
8 7 (4.02%) JMS
9 6 (3.45%) XSLT
9 6 (3.45%) JDBC
10 5 (2.87%) JNDI
10 5 (2.87%) Stripes Framework
10 5 (2.87%) EJB
10 5 (2.87%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 57 (32.76%) Mainframe
2 26 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (10.92%) FlexPod
4 12 (6.90%) iSeries
5 10 (5.75%) IBM Mainframe
6 8 (4.60%) AS400
6 8 (4.60%) VSAM
7 4 (2.30%) Credit Risk
7 4 (2.30%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.72%) VUI
8 3 (1.72%) IVR
9 2 (1.15%) PMI
9 2 (1.15%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (1.15%) FMCG
9 2 (1.15%) Data Extraction
9 2 (1.15%) Statistics
10 1 (0.57%) Clustering
10 1 (0.57%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 49 (28.16%) Linux
2 45 (25.86%) Windows
3 33 (18.97%) AIX
4 29 (16.67%) UNIX
5 26 (14.94%) zOS
6 20 (11.49%) SUSE
6 20 (11.49%) HPUX
6 20 (11.49%) Solaris
6 20 (11.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (10.92%) OS/400
8 1 (0.57%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (28.16%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (18.97%) Waterfall
3 29 (16.67%) ITIL
4 28 (16.09%) Risk Analysis
5 27 (15.52%) Mentoring
6 24 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 23 (13.22%) UML
8 20 (11.49%) Business Continuity
9 19 (10.92%) Coaching
9 19 (10.92%) Infrastructure Management
10 17 (9.77%) Service Management
11 16 (9.20%) E-Commerce
12 14 (8.05%) Scrum
13 12 (6.90%) Capacity Management
13 12 (6.90%) Time Management
13 12 (6.90%) Quality Management
14 10 (5.75%) Pay per click
14 10 (5.75%) Web Analytics
14 10 (5.75%) Unit Testing
14 10 (5.75%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 70 (40.23%) SQL
2 65 (37.36%) Java
3 47 (27.01%) COBOL
4 11 (6.32%) RPG
5 10 (5.75%) C#
5 10 (5.75%) JavaScript
6 5 (2.87%) JCL
7 4 (2.30%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.30%) VB
7 4 (2.30%) Shell Script
7 4 (2.30%) VB6
8 2 (1.15%) Assembly Language
9 1 (0.57%) AWK
9 1 (0.57%) Korn
9 1 (0.57%) sed
9 1 (0.57%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (9.77%) Degree
2 5 (2.87%) SC Cleared
2 5 (2.87%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.15%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.34%) SLA
2 3 (1.72%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (10.92%) Hyper-V
1 19 (10.92%) VMware Infrastructure
1 19 (10.92%) KVM
Systems Management
1 19 (10.92%) Tivoli
2 6 (3.45%) CA Endevor
3 1 (0.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 93 (53.45%) Oracle
2 68 (39.08%) IBM
3 29 (16.67%) Sybase
4 24 (13.79%) Teradata
5 23 (13.22%) HP
6 21 (12.07%) Microsoft
7 20 (11.49%) Cisco
7 20 (11.49%) EMC
7 20 (11.49%) Red Hat
8 19 (10.92%) VMware
8 19 (10.92%) Brocade
8 19 (10.92%) BMC
8 19 (10.92%) CA
8 19 (10.92%) NetApp
8 19 (10.92%) Juniper
8 19 (10.92%) Symantec
8 19 (10.92%) CheckPoint
9 10 (5.75%) Google
9 10 (5.75%) Coremetrics
10 7 (4.02%) RainStor
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