The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 128 132 97
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -35
Permanent jobs citing DB2 18 9 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.73% 0.37% 2.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.12% 1.67% 7.97%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 30
Average salary £47,500 £42,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.09% -26.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,600 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.09%
DB2
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
577 538 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 23.27% 22.17% 26.31%
Number of salaries quoted 483 443 501
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DB2 across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

DB2
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DB2 across the Reading region.

DB2 Salary Trend in Reading

DB2
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DB2 across the Reading region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

DB2 Salary Histogram in Reading

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 38 (73.08%) Oracle
2 35 (67.31%) Linux
3 33 (63.46%) UNIX
4 30 (57.69%) AIX
5 24 (46.15%) HPUX
5 24 (46.15%) Red Hat
5 24 (46.15%) SUSE
6 22 (42.31%) Oracle RMAN
7 21 (40.38%) Sybase
8 20 (38.46%) IBM
8 20 (38.46%) EMC
9 19 (36.54%) Data Management
10 18 (34.62%) HP
10 18 (34.62%) Solaris
11 17 (32.69%) Java
11 17 (32.69%) SQL
12 16 (30.77%) Symantec
13 13 (25.00%) Debian
14 12 (23.08%) Management Information System
14 12 (23.08%) JavaScript
15 11 (21.15%) MySQL
15 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
15 11 (21.15%) Degree
16 10 (19.23%) Web Services
16 10 (19.23%) Shell Script
16 10 (19.23%) Unit Testing
16 10 (19.23%) Mentoring
17 9 (17.31%) .NET
17 9 (17.31%) Firewall
17 9 (17.31%) Web Development

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 5 (9.62%) IIS
1 5 (9.62%) IBM Notes
1 5 (9.62%) WebSphere
2 4 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.92%) JBoss
3 1 (1.92%) Apache
3 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.92%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Taleo
1 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.31%) Firewall
2 8 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 8 (15.38%) DNS
3 2 (3.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.15%) MySQL
1 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.62%) Informix
2 5 (9.62%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (9.62%) Relational Database
2 5 (9.62%) MaxDB
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.92%) Base SAS
4 1 (1.92%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 4 (7.69%) ClearCase
1 4 (7.69%) Subversion
1 4 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 4 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (15.38%) Automotive
2 2 (3.85%) French Language
2 2 (3.85%) German Language
2 2 (3.85%) Italian Language
2 2 (3.85%) Portuguese Language
2 2 (3.85%) Spanish Language
2 2 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (26.92%) UNIX Administrator
2 11 (21.15%) Administrator
2 11 (21.15%) Team Leader
3 10 (19.23%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 8 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (15.38%) Development Team Leader
5 6 (11.54%) Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Senior UNIX Administrator
7 4 (7.69%) UNIX Specialist
7 4 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
7 4 (7.69%) Java Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) UNIX Technical Specialist
9 2 (3.85%) AIX Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Technical Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.85%) Applications Support
9 2 (3.85%) Technical Support Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.23%) Web Services
2 9 (17.31%) .NET
3 8 (15.38%) Ajax
4 6 (11.54%) XML
4 6 (11.54%) XSD
4 6 (11.54%) XSL
4 6 (11.54%) Spring
5 4 (7.69%) JSF
5 4 (7.69%) HTML
5 4 (7.69%) Hibernate
5 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET
5 4 (7.69%) CSS
5 4 (7.69%) JSP
5 4 (7.69%) Struts
5 4 (7.69%) .NET Framework
5 4 (7.69%) JSON
5 4 (7.69%) Spring Web Flow
5 4 (7.69%) jQuery
5 4 (7.69%) JPA
5 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 7 (13.46%) Replication
2 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (11.54%) Celerra
3 6 (11.54%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.85%) Clustering
5 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.92%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 35 (67.31%) Linux
2 33 (63.46%) UNIX
3 30 (57.69%) AIX
4 24 (46.15%) HPUX
4 24 (46.15%) SUSE
5 18 (34.62%) Solaris
6 13 (25.00%) Debian
7 7 (13.46%) Windows
8 4 (7.69%) Android
8 4 (7.69%) Apple iOS
9 3 (5.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (36.54%) Data Management
2 10 (19.23%) Unit Testing
2 10 (19.23%) Mentoring
3 9 (17.31%) Web Development
4 8 (15.38%) Resource Management
4 8 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (13.46%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (11.54%) Software Engineering
7 5 (9.62%) Reverse Engineering
7 5 (9.62%) Time Management
8 4 (7.69%) Waterfall
8 4 (7.69%) V-Model
8 4 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (7.69%) Validation
8 4 (7.69%) Scrum
8 4 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (7.69%) TDD
8 4 (7.69%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.69%) Java
1 17 (32.69%) SQL
2 12 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 10 (19.23%) Shell Script
4 7 (13.46%) Korn
5 5 (9.62%) Perl
5 5 (9.62%) C#
5 5 (9.62%) Python
5 5 (9.62%) PowerShell
5 5 (9.62%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.85%) C
6 2 (3.85%) XPath
7 1 (1.92%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 11 (21.15%) Degree
2 4 (7.69%) CSSLP
3 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) MCSE
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.92%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 22 (42.31%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (9.62%) Legato
2 5 (9.62%) ARCserve
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.92%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (1.92%) Puppet
3 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 38 (73.08%) Oracle
2 24 (46.15%) Red Hat
3 21 (40.38%) Sybase
4 20 (38.46%) IBM
4 20 (38.46%) EMC
5 18 (34.62%) HP
6 16 (30.77%) Symantec
7 7 (13.46%) Veritas
8 5 (9.62%) Lotus
8 5 (9.62%) NetApp
8 5 (9.62%) SAP
9 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
10 3 (5.77%) Sun
11 2 (3.85%) Hitachi
11 2 (3.85%) VMware
12 1 (1.92%) Facebook
12 1 (1.92%) Ab Initio