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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 146 210 193
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -17
Permanent jobs citing DB2 123 38 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.66% 0.56% 0.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.47% 1.51% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 88 33 55
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,950 £30,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
2750 2519 2777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 37.22% 36.90% 37.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2292 2228 2497
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +37 59 £52,500 +72.13% 5
Cheshire +31 56 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Merseyside +10 4 £45,500 +40.00%
Lancashire -12 1 £42,500 +21.42% 2
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 97 (56.73%) Java
2 87 (50.88%) Finance
3 76 (44.44%) SQL
4 74 (43.27%) J2EE
5 70 (40.94%) Agile Software Development
6 66 (38.60%) Mainframe
7 63 (36.84%) Banking
8 60 (35.09%) Oracle
9 58 (33.92%) CICS
10 56 (32.75%) COBOL
11 54 (31.58%) SQL Server
12 48 (28.07%) Waterfall
13 45 (26.32%) Risk Analysis
14 44 (25.73%) Stakeholder Management
15 42 (24.56%) UML
16 39 (22.81%) Linux
17 38 (22.22%) IBM
18 31 (18.13%) Sybase
19 29 (16.96%) Degree
20 26 (15.20%) Change Management
20 26 (15.20%) ITIL
20 26 (15.20%) E-Commerce
20 26 (15.20%) WebSphere
21 25 (14.62%) Windows
21 25 (14.62%) Relational Database
22 24 (14.04%) AIX
23 23 (13.45%) Shell Script
24 21 (12.28%) Scrum
24 21 (12.28%) MySQL
25 20 (11.70%) UNIX

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 58 (33.92%) CICS
2 26 (15.20%) WebSphere
3 19 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
4 12 (7.02%) WebLogic
5 9 (5.26%) TIBCO EMS
6 6 (3.51%) GlassFish
7 3 (1.75%) NetWeaver
8 2 (1.17%) MQSeries
8 2 (1.17%) SAS
9 1 (0.58%) Apache
9 1 (0.58%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (8.77%) MS Excel
1 15 (8.77%) MS Office
2 11 (6.43%) Spreadsheet
3 8 (4.68%) MS Project
4 6 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (6.43%) Google Analytics
2 9 (5.26%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.58%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.51%) SAN
2 2 (1.17%) Internet
2 2 (1.17%) SSL
3 1 (0.58%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 25 (14.62%) Relational Database
3 21 (12.28%) MySQL
4 11 (6.43%) Data Mining
5 9 (5.26%) Hadoop
6 8 (4.68%) RDBMS
7 6 (3.51%) Big Data
7 6 (3.51%) Oracle Exadata
7 6 (3.51%) Oracle Database
7 6 (3.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 6 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (2.92%) MongoDB
8 5 (2.92%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (2.92%) Easytrieve
9 4 (2.34%) Sybase ASE
9 4 (2.34%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.75%) Pentaho
10 3 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (4.68%) Eclipse
2 6 (3.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 6 (3.51%) ClearCase
3 5 (2.92%) Ant
3 5 (2.92%) JUnit
4 4 (2.34%) LoadRunner
5 2 (1.17%) Subversion
6 1 (0.58%) NetBeans
General
1 87 (50.88%) Finance
2 63 (36.84%) Banking
3 13 (7.60%) Marketing
4 4 (2.34%) Retail
4 4 (2.34%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.75%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.17%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.58%) Billing
7 1 (0.58%) Automotive
7 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (27.49%) Architect
2 46 (26.90%) Developer
3 40 (23.39%) Designer
4 28 (16.37%) Solutions Architect
5 25 (14.62%) Applications Architect
6 24 (14.04%) Java Developer
7 22 (12.87%) Solutions Designer
8 21 (12.28%) Analyst
9 15 (8.77%) Senior Java Developer
9 15 (8.77%) Senior Developer
10 12 (7.02%) Applications Developer
11 11 (6.43%) Marketing Analyst
12 10 (5.85%) Team Leader
13 9 (5.26%) Test Manager
14 7 (4.09%) Release Manager
15 6 (3.51%) Mainframe Developer
15 6 (3.51%) Technical Leader
16 5 (2.92%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
16 5 (2.92%) Testing Manager
16 5 (2.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (43.27%) J2EE
2 17 (9.94%) XML
3 16 (9.36%) Web Services
3 16 (9.36%) JMS
3 16 (9.36%) Hibernate
4 15 (8.77%) Stripes Framework
4 15 (8.77%) Ajax
5 14 (8.19%) Servlets
6 13 (7.60%) Middleware
6 13 (7.60%) .NET
7 10 (5.85%) XSD
7 10 (5.85%) XSLT
8 8 (4.68%) SOAP
9 7 (4.09%) JNDI
9 7 (4.09%) JDBC
10 6 (3.51%) WebSphere MQ
11 3 (1.75%) SAP XI
12 2 (1.17%) WSDL
12 2 (1.17%) CSS
12 2 (1.17%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 66 (38.60%) Mainframe
2 16 (9.36%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (8.19%) Computer Science
4 12 (7.02%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (4.68%) IBM Mainframe
6 6 (3.51%) FlexPod
7 5 (2.92%) VSAM
8 4 (2.34%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.75%) PMI
10 2 (1.17%) FMCG
11 1 (0.58%) iSeries
11 1 (0.58%) Clustering
11 1 (0.58%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 39 (22.81%) Linux
2 25 (14.62%) Windows
3 24 (14.04%) AIX
4 20 (11.70%) UNIX
5 15 (8.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (3.51%) SUSE
6 6 (3.51%) zOS
6 6 (3.51%) OS/400
6 6 (3.51%) HPUX
6 6 (3.51%) Solaris
7 2 (1.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (40.94%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (28.07%) Waterfall
3 45 (26.32%) Risk Analysis
4 44 (25.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 42 (24.56%) UML
6 26 (15.20%) Change Management
6 26 (15.20%) ITIL
6 26 (15.20%) E-Commerce
7 21 (12.28%) Scrum
8 19 (11.11%) SOA
8 19 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 16 (9.36%) EAI
9 16 (9.36%) Disaster Recovery
10 15 (8.77%) Pair Programming
10 15 (8.77%) MVC
11 14 (8.19%) Quality Management
11 14 (8.19%) TDD
12 13 (7.60%) SEO
12 13 (7.60%) Mentoring
13 12 (7.02%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 97 (56.73%) Java
2 76 (44.44%) SQL
3 56 (32.75%) COBOL
4 23 (13.45%) Shell Script
5 14 (8.19%) C#
6 11 (6.43%) Korn
7 9 (5.26%) Ruby
7 9 (5.26%) Python
8 6 (3.51%) T-SQL
8 6 (3.51%) PowerShell
9 5 (2.92%) JCL
10 4 (2.34%) VB
10 4 (2.34%) VB6
11 3 (1.75%) AWK
11 3 (1.75%) JavaScript
11 3 (1.75%) C
11 3 (1.75%) sed
12 2 (1.17%) PL/1
13 1 (0.58%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 29 (16.96%) Degree
2 5 (2.92%) SC Cleared
2 5 (2.92%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.34%) ISEB
4 3 (1.75%) CSQA
4 3 (1.75%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.75%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.75%) MBA
5 2 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.36%) QA
2 13 (7.60%) SLA
3 4 (2.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (3.51%) KVM
1 6 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (3.51%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (8.19%) Tivoli
2 9 (5.26%) TIBCO Hawk
3 8 (4.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 8 (4.68%) CA Endevor
4 4 (2.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 60 (35.09%) Oracle
2 38 (22.22%) IBM
3 31 (18.13%) Sybase
4 15 (8.77%) Red Hat
5 11 (6.43%) Google
5 11 (6.43%) Coremetrics
5 11 (6.43%) TIBCO
6 9 (5.26%) Teradata
7 8 (4.68%) CA
7 8 (4.68%) Microsoft
8 7 (4.09%) VMware
9 6 (3.51%) NetApp
9 6 (3.51%) Juniper
9 6 (3.51%) CheckPoint
9 6 (3.51%) BMC
9 6 (3.51%) Symantec
9 6 (3.51%) HP
9 6 (3.51%) EMC
9 6 (3.51%) Cisco
9 6 (3.51%) Brocade
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