The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 198 203 215
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +12
Permanent jobs citing DB2 41 24 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.66% 0.41% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.19% 1.27% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 4
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +39.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,800 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £70,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.22%
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 South West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1873 1889 1873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.37% 32.58% 34.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1574 1670 1671
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

DB2
Salary Trend in the South West

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

DB2 Salary Trend in the South West

DB2
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DB2 across the South West region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

DB2 Salary Histogram in the South West

DB2
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the South West region over the 3 months to 21 April 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
Wiltshire +4 11 £50,000 -28.57%
Somerset - 11 £70,000 -
Gloucestershire -23 9 - -
Dorset - 9 - -
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 31 (51.67%) Finance
2 29 (48.33%) Oracle
3 25 (41.67%) IBM
4 23 (38.33%) Banking
5 15 (25.00%) WebSphere
5 15 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 15 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
6 14 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (21.67%) Validation
7 13 (21.67%) ETL
7 13 (21.67%) Retail
8 12 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (18.33%) Process Management
9 11 (18.33%) Management Information System
9 11 (18.33%) Mainframe
9 11 (18.33%) Middleware
9 11 (18.33%) WSDL
9 11 (18.33%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (18.33%) SOAP
9 11 (18.33%) Systems Analysis
9 11 (18.33%) WCF
9 11 (18.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 11 (18.33%) REST
9 11 (18.33%) Technical Analysis
10 10 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
10 10 (16.67%) SQL Server
10 10 (16.67%) Windows
10 10 (16.67%) RACF
10 10 (16.67%) CICS

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 15 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 15 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (16.67%) CICS
3 8 (13.33%) PowerExchange
4 4 (6.67%) WebLogic
4 4 (6.67%) Oracle Service Bus
4 4 (6.67%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (6.67%) WebSphere Process Server
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
3 6 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (10.00%) Informix
3 6 (10.00%) IDMS
4 4 (6.67%) MySQL
5 2 (3.33%) Adabas
5 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.67%) Data Mart
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.67%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) ERwin
General
1 31 (51.67%) Finance
2 23 (38.33%) Banking
3 13 (21.67%) Retail
4 8 (13.33%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (18.33%) Designer
2 10 (16.67%) Middleware Analyst
2 10 (16.67%) Technical Designer
2 10 (16.67%) Architect
2 10 (16.67%) Developer
2 10 (16.67%) Analyst
2 10 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 7 (11.67%) Lead Developer
3 7 (11.67%) DBA
4 6 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 6 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 6 (10.00%) Data Architect
4 6 (10.00%) Applications Support Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 5 (8.33%) Technical Leader
5 5 (8.33%) Senior Designer
5 5 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) Administrator
6 4 (6.67%) WebSphere Administrator
6 4 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 11 (18.33%) Middleware
2 11 (18.33%) SOAP
2 11 (18.33%) WSDL
2 11 (18.33%) WCF
2 11 (18.33%) REST
3 8 (13.33%) Velocity
4 4 (6.67%) J2EE
4 4 (6.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (18.33%) Mainframe
2 11 (18.33%) Management Information System
3 6 (10.00%) AS400
3 6 (10.00%) Replication
3 6 (10.00%) Clustering
4 5 (8.33%) Data Structures
4 5 (8.33%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (3.33%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.33%) iSeries
5 2 (3.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.67%) Windows
1 10 (16.67%) zOS
2 5 (8.33%) AIX
3 4 (6.67%) Linux
3 4 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.67%) ETL
1 13 (21.67%) Validation
2 12 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (18.33%) Systems Analysis
3 11 (18.33%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (18.33%) Process Management
3 11 (18.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 11 (18.33%) Technical Analysis
4 9 (15.00%) Mentoring
5 8 (13.33%) Data Validation
5 8 (13.33%) Data Modelling
5 8 (13.33%) SOA
6 7 (11.67%) Data Architecture
6 7 (11.67%) Database Tuning
6 7 (11.67%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (10.00%) Wealth Management
7 6 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 6 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.00%) Perl
1 6 (10.00%) Python
1 6 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (8.33%) SQL
3 2 (3.33%) NATURAL
3 2 (3.33%) JCL
3 2 (3.33%) C
3 2 (3.33%) COBOL
3 2 (3.33%) RPG IV
3 2 (3.33%) RPG
4 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (16.67%) RACF
2 5 (8.33%) ACF2
Vendors
1 29 (48.33%) Oracle
2 25 (41.67%) IBM
3 8 (13.33%) Informatica
4 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (10.00%) Sybase
5 2 (3.33%) Twitter
6 1 (1.67%) Cognos
6 1 (1.67%) Cognizant