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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 182 178 191
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +13
Permanent jobs citing DB2 68 71 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.04% 0.99% 0.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.99% 2.86% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 35 50 48
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +23.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £35,360 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +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
2271 2486 2666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 34.79% 34.79% 36.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1925 2067 2337
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 30 July 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 July 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
Manchester +14 32 £43,000 -18.09% 3
Merseyside +21 14 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Lancashire +3 10 £37,250 -8.58% 2
Cheshire -21 8 £42,500 -26.08%
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 65 (58.04%) Oracle
2 56 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 49 (43.75%) IBM
4 43 (38.39%) WebSphere
5 38 (33.93%) Windows
6 37 (33.04%) SAN
7 35 (31.25%) Linux
7 35 (31.25%) SQL
8 34 (30.36%) Microsoft
8 34 (30.36%) Mentoring
9 31 (27.68%) Business Continuity
9 31 (27.68%) Java
9 31 (27.68%) AIX
10 30 (26.79%) Cisco
11 29 (25.89%) HP
11 29 (25.89%) zOS
11 29 (25.89%) Data Centre
12 28 (25.00%) Coaching
12 28 (25.00%) EMC
12 28 (25.00%) HPUX
12 28 (25.00%) Solaris
13 26 (23.21%) RDBMS
13 26 (23.21%) WebSphere MQ
13 26 (23.21%) Tivoli
13 26 (23.21%) Middleware
13 26 (23.21%) Relational Database
14 25 (22.32%) BMC
14 25 (22.32%) WebLogic
15 24 (21.43%) OS/400
15 24 (21.43%) CA

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 43 (38.39%) WebSphere
2 25 (22.32%) WebLogic
3 12 (10.71%) CICS
4 9 (8.04%) NetWeaver
5 5 (4.46%) JBoss
6 4 (3.57%) Apache
6 4 (3.57%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.57%) Apache Pig
7 3 (2.68%) SAS
7 3 (2.68%) Confluence
7 3 (2.68%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.79%) iPlanet
8 2 (1.79%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 8 (7.14%) PowerPivot
2 5 (4.46%) MS Visio
2 5 (4.46%) MS Project
2 5 (4.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Exstream
1 1 (0.89%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.89%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 24 (21.43%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 37 (33.04%) SAN
2 7 (6.25%) NAS
3 5 (4.46%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.57%) SMS
5 3 (2.68%) Firewall
6 2 (1.79%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (23.21%) RDBMS
2 26 (23.21%) Relational Database
3 24 (21.43%) Oracle Database
3 24 (21.43%) Oracle Exadata
4 15 (13.39%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (9.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (9.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (8.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (7.14%) Microsoft Power View
8 6 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (5.36%) IMS/DB
9 4 (3.57%) Hadoop
9 4 (3.57%) Apache Hive
9 4 (3.57%) NoSQL
9 4 (3.57%) Ingres
9 4 (3.57%) DataStage
9 4 (3.57%) Big Data
10 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.79%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 3 (2.68%) JIRA
2 2 (1.79%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.89%) Subversion
3 1 (0.89%) Ant
3 1 (0.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (11.61%) Finance
2 10 (8.93%) Telecoms
2 10 (8.93%) Billing
3 8 (7.14%) Banking
4 6 (5.36%) Retail
5 3 (2.68%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (28.57%) Architect
2 28 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 24 (21.43%) Developer
3 24 (21.43%) Infrastructure Architect
3 24 (21.43%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 11 (9.82%) Java Developer
5 8 (7.14%) DBA
5 8 (7.14%) Technical Leader
6 6 (5.36%) Production Manager
7 5 (4.46%) SAP Manager
7 5 (4.46%) Software Manager
7 5 (4.46%) MI Developer
7 5 (4.46%) COBOL Developer
7 5 (4.46%) Infrastructure Manager
7 5 (4.46%) Project Manager
7 5 (4.46%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 4 (3.57%) Data Architect
8 4 (3.57%) SQL DBA
8 4 (3.57%) DB2 DBA
8 4 (3.57%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (23.21%) WebSphere MQ
1 26 (23.21%) Middleware
2 24 (21.43%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 12 (10.71%) SAP Basis
4 10 (8.93%) Apache Flex
5 4 (3.57%) Hibernate
5 4 (3.57%) Web Services
5 4 (3.57%) CSS
6 3 (2.68%) J2EE
6 3 (2.68%) Struts
6 3 (2.68%) Spring
7 2 (1.79%) Java EE
7 2 (1.79%) HTML
7 2 (1.79%) XML
8 1 (0.89%) XSLT
8 1 (0.89%) JMS
8 1 (0.89%) WSDL
8 1 (0.89%) SAP XI
8 1 (0.89%) .NET
8 1 (0.89%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 29 (25.89%) Data Centre
2 24 (21.43%) FlexPod
3 17 (15.18%) Mainframe
4 11 (9.82%) Management Information System
4 11 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (8.93%) IBM Mainframe
6 8 (7.14%) AS400
6 8 (7.14%) Computer Science
7 6 (5.36%) iSeries
8 4 (3.57%) Data Integration
9 3 (2.68%) PMI
9 3 (2.68%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.79%) Statistics
11 1 (0.89%) FMCG
11 1 (0.89%) Clustering
11 1 (0.89%) IVR
11 1 (0.89%) BYOD
11 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.89%) VUI
Operating Systems
1 38 (33.93%) Windows
2 35 (31.25%) Linux
3 31 (27.68%) AIX
4 29 (25.89%) zOS
5 28 (25.00%) HPUX
5 28 (25.00%) Solaris
6 24 (21.43%) OS/400
6 24 (21.43%) SUSE
6 24 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (12.50%) UNIX
8 4 (3.57%) VMS
9 1 (0.89%) Android
9 1 (0.89%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (30.36%) Mentoring
2 31 (27.68%) Business Continuity
3 28 (25.00%) Coaching
4 24 (21.43%) Infrastructure Management
4 24 (21.43%) Converged Infrastructure
5 22 (19.64%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (14.29%) SDLC
7 12 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (8.93%) CRM
8 10 (8.93%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (8.04%) Project Management
9 9 (8.04%) PRINCE2
10 8 (7.14%) OO
11 7 (6.25%) Validation
12 6 (5.36%) Migration
12 6 (5.36%) Service Management
12 6 (5.36%) Configuration Management
12 6 (5.36%) Capacity Planning
13 5 (4.46%) Root Cause Analysis
13 5 (4.46%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 35 (31.25%) SQL
2 31 (27.68%) Java
3 23 (20.54%) COBOL
4 11 (9.82%) RPG
5 4 (3.57%) C#
5 4 (3.57%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.68%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.79%) ANSI SQL
7 2 (1.79%) C++
8 1 (0.89%) C
8 1 (0.89%) ABAP
8 1 (0.89%) Python
8 1 (0.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (7.14%) Degree
2 3 (2.68%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.79%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.79%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.79%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.89%) IBM Certification
4 1 (0.89%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 24 (21.43%) Hyper-V
1 24 (21.43%) KVM
2 5 (4.46%) ACF2
2 5 (4.46%) RACF
3 4 (3.57%) HDFS
3 4 (3.57%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 26 (23.21%) Tivoli
2 5 (4.46%) zSecure
3 4 (3.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (3.57%) Oozie
3 4 (3.57%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (1.79%) OMEGAMON
4 2 (1.79%) CA Wily
4 2 (1.79%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (0.89%) Control-M
Vendors
1 65 (58.04%) Oracle
2 49 (43.75%) IBM
3 34 (30.36%) Microsoft
4 30 (26.79%) Cisco
5 29 (25.89%) HP
6 28 (25.00%) EMC
7 25 (22.32%) BMC
8 24 (21.43%) CA
8 24 (21.43%) Juniper
8 24 (21.43%) NetApp
8 24 (21.43%) Red Hat
8 24 (21.43%) CheckPoint
8 24 (21.43%) Symantec
8 24 (21.43%) VMware
8 24 (21.43%) Brocade
9 22 (19.64%) SAP
10 9 (8.04%) Teradata
11 4 (3.57%) Ab Initio
11 4 (3.57%) Netezza
11 4 (3.57%) Tableau
Chorley, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
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Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IBM
Posted: 27 days ago