The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 132 97 121
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +24
Permanent jobs citing DB2 11 47 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.43% 2.17% 0.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.89% 8.05% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 10 34 12
Average salary £44,750 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.76% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,300 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £70,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
582 584 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 22.93% 27.01% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 479 504 627
Average salary £46,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
DB2
Berkshire

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 16 April 2014.

DB2 Salary Histogram in Reading

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 23 (76.67%) UNIX
2 20 (66.67%) Oracle
3 19 (63.33%) AIX
4 16 (53.33%) Solaris
4 16 (53.33%) Linux
5 15 (50.00%) IBM
6 14 (46.67%) EMC
7 13 (43.33%) Sybase
7 13 (43.33%) Degree
8 12 (40.00%) WebSphere
8 12 (40.00%) Replication
8 12 (40.00%) Ab Initio
9 11 (36.67%) WebSphere MQ
10 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (33.33%) Windows
10 10 (33.33%) Shell Script
11 9 (30.00%) Clustering
12 8 (26.67%) French Language
12 8 (26.67%) German Language
12 8 (26.67%) DataPower
12 8 (26.67%) Red Hat
12 8 (26.67%) SAN
12 8 (26.67%) Hitachi
12 8 (26.67%) Sun
12 8 (26.67%) HPUX
12 8 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (23.33%) Unit Testing
13 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
13 7 (23.33%) SUSE
13 7 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 12 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (16.67%) IBM Notes
3 4 (13.33%) Apache
3 4 (13.33%) Tomcat
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 3 (10.00%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
5 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.33%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) SAN
2 4 (13.33%) Firewall
2 4 (13.33%) HTTP
3 1 (3.33%) Kerberos
3 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.33%) DNS
3 1 (3.33%) IPsec
3 1 (3.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (20.00%) MySQL
3 4 (13.33%) Informix
3 4 (13.33%) MaxDB
4 2 (6.67%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.33%) Apache Hive
5 1 (3.33%) Big Data
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (26.67%) French Language
1 8 (26.67%) German Language
2 5 (16.67%) Russian Language
3 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.33%) Finance
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Technical Support
2 9 (30.00%) Support Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Ab Initio Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) Technical Support Consultant
6 4 (13.33%) UNIX Support
6 4 (13.33%) Consultant
6 4 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (13.33%) Support Consultant
7 3 (10.00%) Support Specialist
7 3 (10.00%) Applications Support
7 3 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
7 3 (10.00%) Technical Support Specialist
7 3 (10.00%) Applications Support Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Trainer
8 2 (6.67%) Programmer
9 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (13.33%) J2EE
3 2 (6.67%) .NET
4 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.33%) Web Services
4 1 (3.33%) JMS
4 1 (3.33%) SAML
4 1 (3.33%) Middleware
4 1 (3.33%) JAAS
4 1 (3.33%) OAuth
4 1 (3.33%) OpenID
4 1 (3.33%) MapReduce
4 1 (3.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Replication
2 9 (30.00%) Clustering
3 8 (26.67%) DataPower
4 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 4 (13.33%) Celerra
6 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
7 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 23 (76.67%) UNIX
2 19 (63.33%) AIX
3 16 (53.33%) Solaris
3 16 (53.33%) Linux
4 10 (33.33%) Windows
5 8 (26.67%) HPUX
6 7 (23.33%) SUSE
7 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
2 7 (23.33%) Unit Testing
2 7 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (20.00%) ITIL
3 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (10.00%) RUP
4 3 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.33%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (3.33%) CRM
5 1 (3.33%) Identity Management
5 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.33%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 4 (13.33%) SQL
3 3 (10.00%) AWK
3 3 (10.00%) Korn
3 3 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (10.00%) sed
4 2 (6.67%) C#
5 1 (3.33%) Java
5 1 (3.33%) PHP
5 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.33%) Python
5 1 (3.33%) Ruby
5 1 (3.33%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) PMP
2 3 (10.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.67%) MCSE
4 1 (3.33%) MCSA
4 1 (3.33%) CCIE
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.33%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
1 1 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (10.00%) Xen
2 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.00%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) ARCserve
1 4 (13.33%) Legato
2 3 (10.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (3.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 20 (66.67%) Oracle
2 15 (50.00%) IBM
3 14 (46.67%) EMC
4 13 (43.33%) Sybase
5 12 (40.00%) Ab Initio
6 8 (26.67%) Red Hat
6 8 (26.67%) Hitachi
6 8 (26.67%) Sun
7 6 (20.00%) NetApp
8 5 (16.67%) Lotus
8 5 (16.67%) SAP
9 4 (13.33%) Veritas
10 3 (10.00%) VMware
11 2 (6.67%) Citrix
11 2 (6.67%) HP
11 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
12 1 (3.33%) JBoss
12 1 (3.33%) Cisco
12 1 (3.33%) Avaya
12 1 (3.33%) Polycom