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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 183 173 183
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Permanent jobs citing DB2 60 64 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.90% 0.98% 0.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.73% 2.52% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 38 59 53
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £40,800 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
2195 2540 2846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 32.97% 39.02% 39.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1882 2216 2461
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 6 March 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 6 March 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 +28 34 £53,000 +24.70% 2
Manchester -35 19 £54,000 +20.00% 2
Lancashire +5 7 £47,500 -5.00% 1
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 85 (65.38%) Oracle
2 64 (49.23%) IBM
3 62 (47.69%) SQL Server
4 50 (38.46%) Windows
4 50 (38.46%) Linux
5 47 (36.15%) SQL
6 43 (33.08%) Finance
7 38 (29.23%) Java
8 37 (28.46%) Mainframe
9 35 (26.92%) AIX
10 34 (26.15%) WebSphere
11 32 (24.62%) zOS
12 29 (22.31%) HP
13 28 (21.54%) Mentoring
14 27 (20.77%) WebLogic
14 27 (20.77%) Middleware
15 26 (20.00%) Cisco
15 26 (20.00%) SAN
15 26 (20.00%) Telecoms
15 26 (20.00%) HPUX
15 26 (20.00%) Solaris
15 26 (20.00%) EMC
15 26 (20.00%) ITIL
15 26 (20.00%) Relational Database
15 26 (20.00%) Banking
16 24 (18.46%) UNIX
17 23 (17.69%) COBOL
17 23 (17.69%) SUSE
17 23 (17.69%) Business Continuity
17 23 (17.69%) CICS

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 34 (26.15%) WebSphere
2 27 (20.77%) WebLogic
3 23 (17.69%) CICS
4 8 (6.15%) JBoss
5 6 (4.62%) Confluence
6 5 (3.85%) Apache
7 4 (3.08%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.54%) SAS
8 2 (1.54%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.54%) Apache ServiceMix
8 2 (1.54%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.54%) Mule
8 2 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.54%) CMS
9 1 (0.77%) IIS
9 1 (0.77%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 3 (2.31%) Exstream
2 1 (0.77%) SAP xMII
Communications & Networking
1 26 (20.00%) SAN
2 4 (3.08%) SMS
3 3 (2.31%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (47.69%) SQL Server
2 26 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 22 (16.92%) RDBMS
3 22 (16.92%) Oracle Exadata
3 22 (16.92%) Oracle Database
4 17 (13.08%) Ingres
5 16 (12.31%) MySQL
6 13 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (9.23%) OLTP
7 12 (9.23%) DB2 UDB
8 5 (3.85%) Hadoop
9 4 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (3.08%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (2.31%) Big Data
11 2 (1.54%) MongoDB
11 2 (1.54%) SAP BW
11 2 (1.54%) Easytrieve
12 1 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.77%) Pentaho
12 1 (0.77%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (4.62%) JIRA
2 5 (3.85%) Subversion
3 4 (3.08%) Eclipse
3 4 (3.08%) Ant
4 2 (1.54%) JUnit
General
1 43 (33.08%) Finance
2 26 (20.00%) Banking
2 26 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 19 (14.62%) Billing
4 10 (7.69%) Retail
5 3 (2.31%) Marketing
6 2 (1.54%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.77%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (27.69%) Architect
2 30 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
3 22 (16.92%) Infrastructure Architect
3 22 (16.92%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 17 (13.08%) Designer
4 17 (13.08%) DBA
5 13 (10.00%) Teradata DBA
6 12 (9.23%) Production Manager
6 12 (9.23%) Developer
7 9 (6.92%) Applications Support
7 9 (6.92%) Software Manager
8 8 (6.15%) Support Engineer
8 8 (6.15%) Applications Support Engineer
8 8 (6.15%) Delivery Manager
9 7 (5.38%) Service Manager
10 6 (4.62%) Technical Specialist
10 6 (4.62%) Applications Architect
10 6 (4.62%) Solutions Designer
11 5 (3.85%) Java Developer
11 5 (3.85%) Database Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (20.77%) Middleware
2 22 (16.92%) WebSphere MQ
3 20 (15.38%) J2EE
4 14 (10.77%) Apache Flex
5 9 (6.92%) XML
6 8 (6.15%) SOAP
7 7 (5.38%) Web Services
8 6 (4.62%) JSP
8 6 (4.62%) Servlets
8 6 (4.62%) Hibernate
9 5 (3.85%) EJB
9 5 (3.85%) HTML
10 4 (3.08%) CSS
10 4 (3.08%) JMS
10 4 (3.08%) WSDL
10 4 (3.08%) jQuery
11 3 (2.31%) Ajax
11 3 (2.31%) Struts
11 3 (2.31%) XSD
11 3 (2.31%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 37 (28.46%) Mainframe
2 22 (16.92%) FlexPod
3 16 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (9.23%) iSeries
5 11 (8.46%) AS400
6 10 (7.69%) IBM Mainframe
7 5 (3.85%) Computer Science
7 5 (3.85%) VSAM
8 4 (3.08%) Statistics
8 4 (3.08%) Credit Risk
9 3 (2.31%) IVR
9 3 (2.31%) VUI
10 2 (1.54%) PMI
10 2 (1.54%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (1.54%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 50 (38.46%) Windows
1 50 (38.46%) Linux
2 35 (26.92%) AIX
3 32 (24.62%) zOS
4 26 (20.00%) HPUX
4 26 (20.00%) Solaris
5 24 (18.46%) UNIX
6 23 (17.69%) SUSE
6 23 (17.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 22 (16.92%) OS/400
8 4 (3.08%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (21.54%) Mentoring
2 26 (20.00%) ITIL
3 23 (17.69%) Business Continuity
3 23 (17.69%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (16.92%) Coaching
4 22 (16.92%) Infrastructure Management
5 20 (15.38%) Service Management
6 12 (9.23%) Risk Analysis
6 12 (9.23%) Time Management
6 12 (9.23%) Waterfall
6 12 (9.23%) Capacity Management
7 10 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (7.69%) Validation
7 10 (7.69%) UML
8 9 (6.92%) Scrum
9 8 (6.15%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (6.15%) Quality Management
9 8 (6.15%) Product Management
10 5 (3.85%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 47 (36.15%) SQL
2 38 (29.23%) Java
3 23 (17.69%) COBOL
4 14 (10.77%) RPG
5 9 (6.92%) JavaScript
6 6 (4.62%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.31%) C#
8 2 (1.54%) Assembly Language
8 2 (1.54%) JCL
9 1 (0.77%) VB6
9 1 (0.77%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (6.15%) Degree
2 4 (3.08%) VCP4
3 2 (1.54%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.54%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (13.85%) SLA
2 3 (2.31%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (16.92%) VMware Infrastructure
1 22 (16.92%) Hyper-V
1 22 (16.92%) KVM
2 3 (2.31%) RACF
2 3 (2.31%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 22 (16.92%) Tivoli
2 4 (3.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 85 (65.38%) Oracle
2 64 (49.23%) IBM
3 29 (22.31%) HP
4 26 (20.00%) EMC
4 26 (20.00%) Cisco
5 23 (17.69%) Red Hat
6 22 (16.92%) CheckPoint
6 22 (16.92%) Symantec
6 22 (16.92%) Microsoft
6 22 (16.92%) Juniper
6 22 (16.92%) BMC
6 22 (16.92%) CA
6 22 (16.92%) NetApp
6 22 (16.92%) VMware
6 22 (16.92%) Brocade
7 21 (16.15%) Teradata
7 21 (16.15%) Sybase
8 6 (4.62%) Perforce
9 5 (3.85%) BT
10 4 (3.08%) Novell
Chorley, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 8 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 22 days ago