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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 206 207 189
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -18
Permanent jobs citing DB2 35 5 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.57% 0.099% 0.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.81% 0.30% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 22 4 19
Average salary £43,250 £47,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.94% +13.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,576 £47,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,575 £47,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
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
1930 1688 1853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 31.28% 33.30% 31.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1655 1500 1682
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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
Gloucestershire - 18 £45,000 -
Wiltshire +5 12 £42,875 -9.73%
Bristol - 5 £28,576 -
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 43 (66.15%) Oracle
2 36 (55.38%) Java
3 33 (50.77%) SQL Server
4 31 (47.69%) XML
5 25 (38.46%) UNIX
6 23 (35.38%) IBM
7 22 (33.85%) Scrum
8 21 (32.31%) Finance
8 21 (32.31%) SQL
9 20 (30.77%) MySQL
9 20 (30.77%) XSD
10 17 (26.15%) Process Management
10 17 (26.15%) Computer Science
10 17 (26.15%) Oracle BPM
11 15 (23.08%) Software Engineering
12 14 (21.54%) jQuery
12 14 (21.54%) Quality Management
12 14 (21.54%) CSS
12 14 (21.54%) AIX
12 14 (21.54%) C#
12 14 (21.54%) HTML
12 14 (21.54%) Shell Script
12 14 (21.54%) Continuous Improvement
13 13 (20.00%) Relational Database
13 13 (20.00%) CICS
14 12 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (18.46%) Selenium
14 12 (18.46%) Mainframe
15 11 (16.92%) SOAP
15 11 (16.92%) Web Services

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 13 (20.00%) CICS
2 8 (12.31%) WebSphere
2 8 (12.31%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (10.77%) SAS
4 5 (7.69%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (1.54%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (26.15%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (50.77%) SQL Server
2 20 (30.77%) MySQL
3 13 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 10 (15.38%) RDBMS
5 5 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (6.15%) Oracle Database
6 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (6.15%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (6.15%) MS Access
7 3 (4.62%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 12 (18.46%) Selenium
2 10 (15.38%) Eclipse
3 7 (10.77%) SoapUI
3 7 (10.77%) TestNG
4 5 (7.69%) JUnit
4 5 (7.69%) Maven
4 5 (7.69%) Jenkins
5 4 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (6.15%) Visual Studio
5 4 (6.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 21 (32.31%) Finance
2 10 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 10 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (7.69%) Banking
4 3 (4.62%) Retail
5 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (44.62%) Developer
2 13 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 10 (15.38%) Applications Developer
4 8 (12.31%) Architect
5 7 (10.77%) Senior QA Engineer
5 7 (10.77%) QA Engineer
6 6 (9.23%) Senior Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Software Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Enterprise Information Architect
8 4 (6.15%) Applications Support Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Enterprise Architect
8 4 (6.15%) Support Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Applications Support
8 4 (6.15%) Information Architect
8 4 (6.15%) Technical Architect
9 2 (3.08%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (47.69%) XML
2 20 (30.77%) XSD
3 14 (21.54%) jQuery
3 14 (21.54%) CSS
3 14 (21.54%) HTML
4 11 (16.92%) SOAP
4 11 (16.92%) Web Services
4 11 (16.92%) REST
5 10 (15.38%) CSS3
5 10 (15.38%) HTML5
5 10 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 10 (15.38%) GWT
5 10 (15.38%) XSLT
5 10 (15.38%) J2EE
6 5 (7.69%) Java EE
6 5 (7.69%) Spring
7 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (6.15%) .NET
7 4 (6.15%) XHTML
7 4 (6.15%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.15%) Computer Science
2 12 (18.46%) Mainframe
3 6 (9.23%) Management Information System
4 5 (7.69%) Data Integration
4 5 (7.69%) Open Source
5 4 (6.15%) Web 2.0
5 4 (6.15%) Reference Data
6 3 (4.62%) Data Extraction
7 2 (3.08%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (1.54%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 25 (38.46%) UNIX
2 14 (21.54%) AIX
3 11 (16.92%) Windows
4 10 (15.38%) Linux
4 10 (15.38%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.85%) Scrum
2 17 (26.15%) Process Management
3 15 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 14 (21.54%) Quality Management
4 14 (21.54%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (13.85%) TDD
7 8 (12.31%) SOA
8 7 (10.77%) Software Testing
8 7 (10.77%) Use Case
8 7 (10.77%) Test Automation
9 6 (9.23%) Validation
10 5 (7.69%) Data Modelling
10 5 (7.69%) BDD
11 4 (6.15%) Metadata Management
11 4 (6.15%) Master Data Management
11 4 (6.15%) Information Architecture
11 4 (6.15%) Data Management
11 4 (6.15%) Information Management
11 4 (6.15%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 36 (55.38%) Java
2 21 (32.31%) SQL
3 14 (21.54%) C#
3 14 (21.54%) Shell Script
4 11 (16.92%) Korn
5 8 (12.31%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.15%) T-SQL
6 4 (6.15%) VB
7 3 (4.62%) COBOL
7 3 (4.62%) AWK
7 3 (4.62%) sed
8 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.54%) RPG
8 1 (1.54%) RPG/400
8 1 (1.54%) RPG IV
8 1 (1.54%) RPG III
Qualifications
1 10 (15.38%) PhD
1 10 (15.38%) HND
2 7 (10.77%) ISEB
2 7 (10.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.92%) QA
2 4 (6.15%) Data Quality
2 4 (6.15%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (15.38%) RACF
Systems Management
1 8 (12.31%) Tivoli
1 8 (12.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 43 (66.15%) Oracle
2 23 (35.38%) IBM
3 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
4 6 (9.23%) SAP
5 5 (7.69%) JBoss
6 4 (6.15%) Teradata
6 4 (6.15%) VMware
6 4 (6.15%) Unisys
7 3 (4.62%) Sybase
8 1 (1.54%) Informatica