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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 120 129 86
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -43
Permanent jobs citing DB2 22 12 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.90% 0.51% 2.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.07% 2.09% 8.03%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 38
Average salary £47,500 £44,750 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.14% -3.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £41,300 £38,950
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £48,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
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
541 573 585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 22.24% 24.48% 28.75%
Number of salaries quoted 467 466 511
Average salary £52,500 £46,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.13% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 March 2015.

DB2 Salary Histogram in Reading

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (71.70%) Oracle
2 34 (64.15%) Linux
3 32 (60.38%) UNIX
4 31 (58.49%) AIX
5 23 (43.40%) Red Hat
5 23 (43.40%) SUSE
6 22 (41.51%) IBM
7 21 (39.62%) HPUX
8 19 (35.85%) Oracle RMAN
9 18 (33.96%) Sybase
9 18 (33.96%) SQL
9 18 (33.96%) HP
10 17 (32.08%) EMC
10 17 (32.08%) Java
10 17 (32.08%) Data Management
11 15 (28.30%) Solaris
12 14 (26.42%) SQL Server
12 14 (26.42%) Symantec
13 12 (22.64%) Management Information System
13 12 (22.64%) JavaScript
14 11 (20.75%) Debian
15 10 (18.87%) MySQL
15 10 (18.87%) Web Services
15 10 (18.87%) Shell Script
15 10 (18.87%) Degree
15 10 (18.87%) Unit Testing
15 10 (18.87%) Mentoring
16 9 (16.98%) Resource Management
16 9 (16.98%) Korn
16 9 (16.98%) Web Development

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 7 (13.21%) WebSphere
2 6 (11.32%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (9.43%) IIS
4 4 (7.55%) IBM Notes
5 2 (3.77%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.89%) Apache
6 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.89%) SAS
6 1 (1.89%) JBoss
6 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Taleo
1 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.09%) TCP/IP
1 8 (15.09%) DNS
2 6 (11.32%) Firewall
3 2 (3.77%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.42%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.87%) MySQL
3 5 (9.43%) Oracle Database
3 5 (9.43%) Relational Database
3 5 (9.43%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (7.55%) Informix
4 4 (7.55%) MaxDB
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.89%) Base SAS
6 1 (1.89%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Visual Studio
1 5 (9.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.55%) ClearCase
2 4 (7.55%) Subversion
2 4 (7.55%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (15.09%) Automotive
2 4 (7.55%) Retail
3 2 (3.77%) French Language
3 2 (3.77%) German Language
3 2 (3.77%) Italian Language
3 2 (3.77%) Portuguese Language
3 2 (3.77%) Spanish Language
3 2 (3.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (24.53%) UNIX Administrator
2 11 (20.75%) Administrator
2 11 (20.75%) Team Leader
3 9 (16.98%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 8 (15.09%) Development Team Leader
5 7 (13.21%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (11.32%) Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) Senior UNIX Administrator
8 4 (7.55%) Java Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Linux Engineer
10 2 (3.77%) AIX Engineer
10 2 (3.77%) Technical Support
10 2 (3.77%) Support Engineer
10 2 (3.77%) Applications Support
10 2 (3.77%) DBA
10 2 (3.77%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 2 (3.77%) Technical Engineer
10 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Manager
10 2 (3.77%) UNIX Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.87%) Web Services
2 9 (16.98%) .NET
3 8 (15.09%) Ajax
4 6 (11.32%) XML
4 6 (11.32%) XSD
4 6 (11.32%) XSL
4 6 (11.32%) Spring
5 4 (7.55%) JSF
5 4 (7.55%) HTML
5 4 (7.55%) Hibernate
5 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET
5 4 (7.55%) CSS
5 4 (7.55%) JSP
5 4 (7.55%) Struts
5 4 (7.55%) .NET Framework
5 4 (7.55%) JSON
5 4 (7.55%) Spring Web Flow
5 4 (7.55%) jQuery
5 4 (7.55%) JPA
5 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) Management Information System
2 7 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (11.32%) Replication
3 6 (11.32%) Mobile App
4 5 (9.43%) Celerra
5 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (3.77%) Clustering
6 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.89%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 34 (64.15%) Linux
2 32 (60.38%) UNIX
3 31 (58.49%) AIX
4 23 (43.40%) SUSE
5 21 (39.62%) HPUX
6 15 (28.30%) Solaris
7 11 (20.75%) Debian
8 8 (15.09%) Windows
9 5 (9.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (7.55%) Apple iOS
10 4 (7.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.08%) Data Management
2 10 (18.87%) Unit Testing
2 10 (18.87%) Mentoring
3 9 (16.98%) Web Development
3 9 (16.98%) Resource Management
4 8 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (13.21%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
7 5 (9.43%) Reverse Engineering
8 4 (7.55%) Waterfall
8 4 (7.55%) Time Management
8 4 (7.55%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (7.55%) Scrum
8 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (7.55%) TDD
8 4 (7.55%) Asset Management
8 4 (7.55%) MVC
8 4 (7.55%) Validation
8 4 (7.55%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.96%) SQL
2 17 (32.08%) Java
3 12 (22.64%) JavaScript
4 10 (18.87%) Shell Script
5 9 (16.98%) Korn
6 6 (11.32%) PowerShell
7 5 (9.43%) Bash Shell
7 5 (9.43%) Python
7 5 (9.43%) Perl
7 5 (9.43%) C#
8 2 (3.77%) C
8 2 (3.77%) XPath
9 1 (1.89%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 10 (18.87%) Degree
2 4 (7.55%) CSSLP
3 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) MCSE
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.77%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (3.77%) vSphere
3 1 (1.89%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (35.85%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (7.55%) Legato
2 4 (7.55%) ARCserve
3 2 (3.77%) Tivoli
3 2 (3.77%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.89%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (1.89%) Puppet
4 1 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 38 (71.70%) Oracle
2 23 (43.40%) Red Hat
3 22 (41.51%) IBM
4 18 (33.96%) Sybase
4 18 (33.96%) HP
5 17 (32.08%) EMC
6 14 (26.42%) Symantec
7 6 (11.32%) Veritas
8 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
9 4 (7.55%) SAP
9 4 (7.55%) NetApp
9 4 (7.55%) Lotus
9 4 (7.55%) VMware
10 3 (5.66%) Sun
11 2 (3.77%) Hitachi
11 2 (3.77%) Adobe
11 2 (3.77%) webMethods
12 1 (1.89%) Red Gate
12 1 (1.89%) Facebook
12 1 (1.89%) Ab Initio