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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 193 198 180
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -18
Permanent jobs citing DB2 60 51 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.93% 0.74% 0.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.65% 2.13% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 35 37 56
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -3.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,880 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +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
2262 2393 2769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 34.95% 34.53% 37.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1932 2009 2426
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 3 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 3 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 -2 23 £43,000 -14.00% 2
Merseyside +14 13 £50,000 -4.76%
Cheshire -4 11 £53,000 +24.70% 3
Lancashire -5 9 £38,500 -5.52% 2
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 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 79 (67.52%) Oracle
2 61 (52.14%) SQL Server
3 48 (41.03%) IBM
4 42 (35.90%) Windows
4 42 (35.90%) WebSphere
5 41 (35.04%) Java
6 37 (31.62%) SAN
7 36 (30.77%) Linux
8 35 (29.91%) Mentoring
9 33 (28.21%) SQL
10 32 (27.35%) Microsoft
11 31 (26.50%) zOS
11 31 (26.50%) AIX
12 30 (25.64%) Cisco
12 30 (25.64%) HP
12 30 (25.64%) Business Continuity
13 28 (23.93%) EMC
13 28 (23.93%) HPUX
13 28 (23.93%) Solaris
13 28 (23.93%) Data Centre
14 27 (23.08%) Coaching
15 26 (22.22%) WebLogic
16 25 (21.37%) WebSphere MQ
16 25 (21.37%) Tivoli
16 25 (21.37%) Middleware
17 23 (19.66%) Symantec
17 23 (19.66%) CheckPoint
17 23 (19.66%) Juniper
17 23 (19.66%) Red Hat
17 23 (19.66%) BMC

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 42 (35.90%) WebSphere
2 26 (22.22%) WebLogic
3 10 (8.55%) CICS
4 9 (7.69%) NetWeaver
5 7 (5.98%) JBoss
6 5 (4.27%) Apache
6 5 (4.27%) Confluence
6 5 (4.27%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.71%) SAS
7 2 (1.71%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.71%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.71%) iPlanet
7 2 (1.71%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 7 (5.98%) MS Excel
1 7 (5.98%) PowerPivot
2 5 (4.27%) MS Visio
2 5 (4.27%) MS Project
2 5 (4.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 23 (19.66%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 37 (31.62%) SAN
2 7 (5.98%) NAS
3 5 (4.27%) SMS
3 5 (4.27%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.56%) Firewall
5 2 (1.71%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (52.14%) SQL Server
2 23 (19.66%) RDBMS
2 23 (19.66%) Oracle Database
2 23 (19.66%) Relational Database
2 23 (19.66%) Oracle Exadata
3 14 (11.97%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (8.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (8.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (7.69%) Ingres
6 8 (6.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (6.84%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (5.98%) Microsoft Power View
8 4 (3.42%) DB2 UDB
8 4 (3.42%) OLTP
9 2 (1.71%) OLAP
9 2 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.71%) IMS/DB
9 2 (1.71%) OLAP Cube
9 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (4.27%) JIRA
2 3 (2.56%) Subversion
3 2 (1.71%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 20 (17.09%) Billing
2 19 (16.24%) Telecoms
3 17 (14.53%) Finance
4 9 (7.69%) Banking
5 6 (5.13%) Retail
6 2 (1.71%) Legal
6 2 (1.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (23.93%) Architect
1 28 (23.93%) Solutions Architect
2 23 (19.66%) Infrastructure Architect
2 23 (19.66%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 19 (16.24%) Developer
4 15 (12.82%) Production Manager
5 12 (10.26%) Software Manager
6 11 (9.40%) Java Developer
6 11 (9.40%) Delivery Manager
7 10 (8.55%) DBA
8 8 (6.84%) Technical Leader
9 6 (5.13%) SQL DBA
10 5 (4.27%) Infrastructure Manager
10 5 (4.27%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 5 (4.27%) Project Manager
10 5 (4.27%) Designer
10 5 (4.27%) SAP Manager
11 4 (3.42%) Teradata DBA
11 4 (3.42%) MI Developer
12 3 (2.56%) Business Intelligence Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (21.37%) WebSphere MQ
1 25 (21.37%) Middleware
2 23 (19.66%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 18 (15.38%) Apache Flex
4 11 (9.40%) SAP Basis
5 4 (3.42%) WSDL
5 4 (3.42%) XML
6 3 (2.56%) J2EE
6 3 (2.56%) EJB
6 3 (2.56%) CSS
6 3 (2.56%) JSP
6 3 (2.56%) Servlets
6 3 (2.56%) Struts
6 3 (2.56%) Web Services
6 3 (2.56%) Hibernate
7 2 (1.71%) XSD
7 2 (1.71%) HTML
8 1 (0.85%) .NET
8 1 (0.85%) JMS
8 1 (0.85%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 28 (23.93%) Data Centre
2 23 (19.66%) FlexPod
3 22 (18.80%) Mainframe
4 11 (9.40%) IBM Mainframe
4 11 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (7.69%) AS400
6 7 (5.98%) iSeries
7 5 (4.27%) Management Information System
8 4 (3.42%) Statistics
8 4 (3.42%) Computer Science
9 3 (2.56%) IVR
9 3 (2.56%) VUI
9 3 (2.56%) PMI
10 2 (1.71%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.71%) BYOD
11 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.85%) VSAM
11 1 (0.85%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 42 (35.90%) Windows
2 36 (30.77%) Linux
3 31 (26.50%) AIX
3 31 (26.50%) zOS
4 28 (23.93%) HPUX
4 28 (23.93%) Solaris
5 23 (19.66%) OS/400
5 23 (19.66%) SUSE
5 23 (19.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (10.26%) UNIX
7 5 (4.27%) VMS
8 1 (0.85%) Android
8 1 (0.85%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (29.91%) Mentoring
2 30 (25.64%) Business Continuity
3 27 (23.08%) Coaching
4 23 (19.66%) Converged Infrastructure
4 23 (19.66%) SDLC
4 23 (19.66%) Infrastructure Management
5 19 (16.24%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (11.97%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (11.97%) Validation
7 13 (11.11%) Service Management
8 12 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (9.40%) PRINCE2
10 9 (7.69%) Project Management
11 8 (6.84%) OO
11 8 (6.84%) Configuration Management
11 8 (6.84%) CRM
12 7 (5.98%) Migration
12 7 (5.98%) Capacity Management
13 6 (5.13%) Product Management
13 6 (5.13%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 41 (35.04%) Java
2 33 (28.21%) SQL
3 22 (18.80%) COBOL
4 19 (16.24%) RPG
5 6 (5.13%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.42%) C#
6 4 (3.42%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.71%) ANSI SQL
7 2 (1.71%) C++
8 1 (0.85%) C
8 1 (0.85%) ABAP
8 1 (0.85%) Python
8 1 (0.85%) Assembly Language
8 1 (0.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (3.42%) Degree
2 3 (2.56%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.85%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.40%) SLA
2 1 (0.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (19.66%) VMware Infrastructure
1 23 (19.66%) Hyper-V
1 23 (19.66%) KVM
2 5 (4.27%) RACF
2 5 (4.27%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 25 (21.37%) Tivoli
2 5 (4.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (1.71%) OMEGAMON
3 2 (1.71%) CA Wily
3 2 (1.71%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 79 (67.52%) Oracle
2 48 (41.03%) IBM
3 32 (27.35%) Microsoft
4 30 (25.64%) HP
4 30 (25.64%) Cisco
5 28 (23.93%) EMC
6 23 (19.66%) Juniper
6 23 (19.66%) BMC
6 23 (19.66%) CA
6 23 (19.66%) NetApp
6 23 (19.66%) Red Hat
6 23 (19.66%) CheckPoint
6 23 (19.66%) Symantec
6 23 (19.66%) VMware
6 23 (19.66%) Brocade
7 20 (17.09%) SAP
8 8 (6.84%) Teradata
9 5 (4.27%) Novell
9 5 (4.27%) Veritas
10 4 (3.42%) Sybase
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