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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 405 367 353
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -14
Permanent jobs citing DB2 688 862 785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.63% 0.74% 0.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.04% 2.37% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 436 638 580
Average salary £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.91% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £73,250 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
33723 36330 34116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.85% 31.05% 31.41%
Number of salaries quoted 28448 31036 29378
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DB2
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DB2 within the UK.

DB2 Salary Trend in the UK

DB2
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DB2 over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 within the UK.

DB2 Salary Histogram in the UK

DB2
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the UK over the 3 months to 3 August 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
England -65 619 £55,000 +6.79% 74
London -21 313 £60,000 +9.09% 35
North West -2 71 £42,500 -22.72% 4
South East -84 67 £50,000 -6.54% 16
City of London +21 65 £55,000 +10.00% 13
Scotland +28 54 £56,250 +60.71% 6
East Midlands +26 48 £45,000 +15.38% 9
Edinburgh +35 45 £54,750 +43.13% 5
East of England -33 43 £65,000 +15.55% 1
Hertfordshire -25 42 £65,000 -10.34% 1
Watford +3 41 £65,000 -
Manchester +9 33 £43,000 -20.00% 2
Yorkshire +27 32 £65,000 +63.52% 4
West Midlands -13 24 £51,500 +42.06% 3
Buckinghamshire +4 19 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Nottinghamshire -1 18 £42,500 -32.00% 5
Nottingham -2 18 £42,500 -32.00% 5
West Yorkshire +14 16 £77,000 +94.93% 3
Northamptonshire +9 15 £45,000 -
Merseyside +19 14 £52,500 -4.54%
Birmingham -3 14 £52,500 +34.61% 2
Northampton - 14 £45,000 -
Hampshire -29 13 £36,500 -27.00% 11
Lancashire +7 12 £37,250 -8.58% 1
North East -6 12 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Milton Keynes -10 12 £40,000 -20.00%
South West -39 12 £38,533 -15.77% 1
Durham - 12 £45,000 -
East Sussex +30 11 £62,500 +28.86%
Glasgow +16 10 £70,000 +43.58% 1

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 838 (55.94%) Oracle
2 711 (47.46%) SQL
3 647 (43.19%) Java
4 519 (34.65%) SQL Server
5 516 (34.45%) Finance
6 486 (32.44%) Linux
7 481 (32.11%) IBM
8 449 (29.97%) WebSphere
9 447 (29.84%) UNIX
10 400 (26.70%) Banking
11 345 (23.03%) Analytical Skills
12 332 (22.16%) Relational Database
13 323 (21.56%) Mainframe
14 313 (20.89%) Windows
15 301 (20.09%) XML
16 282 (18.83%) Retail
17 271 (18.09%) Agile Software Development
18 257 (17.16%) HTML
19 234 (15.62%) WebSphere Application Server
20 230 (15.35%) JavaScript
21 229 (15.29%) Web Services
22 220 (14.69%) COBOL
23 208 (13.89%) SDLC
24 205 (13.68%) Apache
25 196 (13.08%) RDBMS
26 185 (12.35%) WebSphere MQ
27 184 (12.28%) Perl
27 184 (12.28%) Sybase
28 183 (12.22%) MySQL
29 182 (12.15%) Solaris

DB2
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 449 (29.97%) WebSphere
2 234 (15.62%) WebSphere Application Server
3 205 (13.68%) Apache
4 178 (11.88%) CICS
5 159 (10.61%) Tomcat
6 129 (8.61%) JBoss
7 104 (6.94%) IIS
8 85 (5.67%) WebLogic
9 68 (4.54%) MQSeries
10 65 (4.34%) SAS
11 57 (3.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 56 (3.74%) Oracle Coherence
13 38 (2.54%) Apache Pig
14 36 (2.40%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
15 29 (1.94%) SharePoint
16 27 (1.80%) Apache ServiceMix
17 22 (1.47%) NetWeaver
18 16 (1.07%) Confluence
19 15 (1.00%) IBM HTTP Server
20 14 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 144 (9.61%) MS Excel
2 54 (3.60%) MS Office
3 35 (2.34%) SPSS
4 18 (1.20%) MS Project
5 16 (1.07%) PowerPivot
6 15 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 10 (0.67%) Photoshop
8 6 (0.40%) MS Visio
9 3 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 51 (3.40%) RMDS
2 13 (0.87%) BASE24
3 11 (0.73%) Oracle 11i
4 10 (0.67%) Magento
5 8 (0.53%) TIBCO iProcess
5 8 (0.53%) BusinessWorks
6 6 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (0.40%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 6 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
7 5 (0.33%) INSURE/90
7 5 (0.33%) VisionPLUS
8 3 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
9 2 (0.13%) SAP BPC
9 2 (0.13%) Oracle Retail
9 2 (0.13%) Exstream
9 2 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
9 2 (0.13%) Loan IQ
9 2 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 1 (0.067%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.067%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 53 (3.54%) Cloud Computing
2 50 (3.34%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (2.20%) Amazon EC2
4 31 (2.07%) Amazon EMR
5 24 (1.60%) IBM PureFlex
5 24 (1.60%) SaaS
6 16 (1.07%) PaaS
6 16 (1.07%) IaaS
7 12 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (0.33%) Heroku
9 4 (0.27%) Office 365
10 3 (0.20%) Taleo
11 2 (0.13%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.13%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.067%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 125 (8.34%) SAN
2 99 (6.61%) HTTP
3 89 (5.94%) Internet
4 81 (5.41%) LAN
5 74 (4.94%) TCP/IP
6 73 (4.87%) WAN
7 65 (4.34%) NAS
8 61 (4.07%) Fibre Channel
8 61 (4.07%) ATM
9 57 (3.81%) Multicast
9 57 (3.81%) FCoE
10 55 (3.67%) SSL
11 42 (2.80%) Firewall
12 30 (2.00%) FTP
13 17 (1.13%) VPN
13 17 (1.13%) DNS
14 15 (1.00%) LDAP
15 14 (0.93%) SMS
16 13 (0.87%) VoIP
16 13 (0.87%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 519 (34.65%) SQL Server
2 332 (22.16%) Relational Database
3 196 (13.08%) RDBMS
4 183 (12.22%) MySQL
5 140 (9.35%) Data Warehouse
6 101 (6.74%) Hadoop
7 85 (5.67%) Oracle Database
8 84 (5.61%) HBase
9 66 (4.41%) BusinessObjects
10 56 (3.74%) PostgreSQL
11 52 (3.47%) NoSQL
12 47 (3.14%) MongoDB
12 47 (3.14%) Big Data
12 47 (3.14%) Pentaho
13 45 (3.00%) DataStage
14 43 (2.87%) Apache Hive
15 41 (2.74%) Oracle ODI
16 39 (2.60%) OLAP
17 37 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 35 (2.34%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 107 (7.14%) Subversion
2 69 (4.61%) Maven
3 50 (3.34%) Talend Open Studio
4 46 (3.07%) Eclipse
5 45 (3.00%) JUnit
6 35 (2.34%) Ant
6 35 (2.34%) LoadRunner
7 34 (2.27%) Jenkins
8 32 (2.14%) JIRA
9 22 (1.47%) Git (software)
10 20 (1.34%) HP UFT
10 20 (1.34%) Toad
11 19 (1.27%) ERwin
11 19 (1.27%) Selenium
11 19 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
12 17 (1.13%) Oracle Forms
12 17 (1.13%) Rational Application Developer
13 14 (0.93%) JMeter
14 13 (0.87%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
14 13 (0.87%) Hudson
General
1 516 (34.45%) Finance
2 400 (26.70%) Banking
3 282 (18.83%) Retail
4 68 (4.54%) Telecoms
5 48 (3.20%) Retail Banking
6 40 (2.67%) Marketing
7 28 (1.87%) Front Office
8 20 (1.34%) Investment Banking
9 14 (0.93%) Back Office
10 12 (0.80%) Games
10 12 (0.80%) Private Banking
11 11 (0.73%) Polish Language
12 10 (0.67%) Billing
13 9 (0.60%) Legal
14 8 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
14 8 (0.53%) German Language
15 7 (0.47%) French Language
15 7 (0.47%) Financial Institution
15 7 (0.47%) Automotive
15 7 (0.47%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 332 (22.16%) Developer
2 286 (19.09%) Architect
3 198 (13.22%) Consultant
4 163 (10.88%) Solutions Architect
5 147 (9.81%) Java Developer
6 143 (9.55%) Analyst
7 126 (8.41%) DBA
8 103 (6.88%) Technical Specialist
9 90 (6.01%) Administrator
10 83 (5.54%) Infrastructure Architect
11 81 (5.41%) Data Architect
12 79 (5.27%) Technical Consultant
13 70 (4.67%) Programmer
14 66 (4.41%) DB2 DBA
15 58 (3.87%) Lead Architect
16 54 (3.60%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
17 52 (3.47%) Senior Developer
18 40 (2.67%) Analyst Programmer
19 39 (2.60%) Mainframe Developer
20 38 (2.54%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 301 (20.09%) XML
2 257 (17.16%) HTML
3 229 (15.29%) Web Services
4 185 (12.35%) WebSphere MQ
5 163 (10.88%) Middleware
6 129 (8.61%) J2EE
7 104 (6.94%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 98 (6.54%) CSS
9 96 (6.41%) .NET
10 90 (6.01%) Spring
11 81 (5.41%) XSLT
12 75 (5.01%) Java EE
13 66 (4.41%) JSP
13 66 (4.41%) SOAP
14 61 (4.07%) JMS
14 61 (4.07%) Rendezvous
15 55 (3.67%) ISPF
16 51 (3.40%) Struts
16 51 (3.40%) Ultra Messaging
17 45 (3.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 345 (23.03%) Analytical Skills
2 323 (21.56%) Mainframe
3 109 (7.28%) Management Information System
4 104 (6.94%) Computer Science
5 59 (3.94%) IBM Mainframe
6 55 (3.67%) Data Centre
7 54 (3.60%) Enterprise Software
7 54 (3.60%) Replication
8 53 (3.54%) EFT
9 48 (3.20%) iSeries
10 43 (2.87%) Data Integration
11 39 (2.60%) VSAM
12 36 (2.40%) AS400
13 34 (2.27%) SWIFT
13 34 (2.27%) Data Structures
14 30 (2.00%) DataPower
15 29 (1.94%) N-Tier
16 25 (1.67%) Credit Risk
17 24 (1.60%) Clustering
17 24 (1.60%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 486 (32.44%) Linux
2 447 (29.84%) UNIX
3 313 (20.89%) Windows
4 182 (12.15%) Solaris
5 178 (11.88%) AIX
6 127 (8.48%) zOS
7 55 (3.67%) HPUX
8 44 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 39 (2.60%) SUSE
10 35 (2.34%) MVS
11 26 (1.74%) OS/400
12 25 (1.67%) VMS
13 16 (1.07%) Android
14 15 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
15 11 (0.73%) Apple iOS
16 8 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
17 7 (0.47%) Debian
18 6 (0.40%) Windows XP
18 6 (0.40%) CentOS
18 6 (0.40%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (18.09%) Agile Software Development
2 208 (13.89%) SDLC
3 165 (11.01%) ETL
4 160 (10.68%) Performance Tuning
5 159 (10.61%) Mentoring
6 156 (10.41%) Business Intelligence
7 150 (10.01%) SOA
8 113 (7.54%) Migration
8 113 (7.54%) Coaching
9 103 (6.88%) Analytics
10 93 (6.21%) Software Engineering
11 91 (6.07%) ITIL
12 87 (5.81%) Change Management
13 83 (5.54%) Configuration Management
14 81 (5.41%) Data Modelling
15 76 (5.07%) Data Management
16 75 (5.01%) Risk Management
17 73 (4.87%) Data Migration
18 71 (4.74%) Time Management
19 70 (4.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 711 (47.46%) SQL
2 647 (43.19%) Java
3 230 (15.35%) JavaScript
4 220 (14.69%) COBOL
5 184 (12.28%) Perl
6 142 (9.48%) JCL
7 89 (5.94%) Python
8 71 (4.74%) C#
9 54 (3.60%) PHP
10 53 (3.54%) C++
11 52 (3.47%) Bash Shell
12 42 (2.80%) RPG
13 35 (2.34%) PL/SQL
14 34 (2.27%) VB
15 33 (2.20%) R
16 32 (2.14%) C
17 31 (2.07%) Shell Script
18 29 (1.94%) REXX
18 29 (1.94%) Ruby
19 22 (1.47%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 167 (11.15%) Degree
2 28 (1.87%) ITIL Certification
3 24 (1.60%) Sun Certification
4 12 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 12 (0.80%) Security Cleared
4 12 (0.80%) CCNA
4 12 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (0.73%) MCSE
6 10 (0.67%) Brainbench
7 7 (0.47%) CISMP
7 7 (0.47%) OCPJP
7 7 (0.47%) CISSP
8 6 (0.40%) SC Cleared
9 5 (0.33%) ISEB
10 3 (0.20%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.20%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.20%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.20%) SAP Certification
11 2 (0.13%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (8.61%) QA
2 42 (2.80%) SLA
3 27 (1.80%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.47%) ISO 8583
5 2 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.067%) EMIR
6 1 (0.067%) COBIT
6 1 (0.067%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 70 (4.67%) Oracle RAC
2 58 (3.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (3.81%) NFS
3 57 (3.81%) SRDF
4 45 (3.00%) RACF
5 33 (2.20%) Apache Flume
6 26 (1.74%) Hyper-V
6 26 (1.74%) Time Sharing Option
7 25 (1.67%) ACF2
8 24 (1.60%) KVM
9 18 (1.20%) vSphere
10 13 (0.87%) Active Directory
11 6 (0.40%) Tivoli Directory Server
12 5 (0.33%) PowerHA
12 5 (0.33%) Samba
12 5 (0.33%) Docker
12 5 (0.33%) HDFS
12 5 (0.33%) GPFS
12 5 (0.33%) Oracle Clusterware
13 4 (0.27%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 86 (5.74%) Tivoli
2 51 (3.40%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (2.27%) zSecure
4 30 (2.00%) CA Endevor
5 21 (1.40%) Puppet
6 19 (1.27%) Oracle RMAN
7 14 (0.93%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 12 (0.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 12 (0.80%) Control-M
8 12 (0.80%) TeamSite
8 12 (0.80%) OMEGAMON
9 11 (0.73%) Data Guard
10 8 (0.53%) Oozie
11 6 (0.40%) SnapMirror
11 6 (0.40%) SnapVault
11 6 (0.40%) ARCserve
11 6 (0.40%) Legato
12 5 (0.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
12 5 (0.33%) Hadoop YARN
12 5 (0.33%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 838 (55.94%) Oracle
2 481 (32.11%) IBM
3 184 (12.28%) Sybase
4 178 (11.88%) Microsoft
5 115 (7.68%) Informatica
6 108 (7.21%) HP
6 108 (7.21%) EMC
7 100 (6.68%) Cisco
8 99 (6.61%) SAP
9 94 (6.28%) Teradata
10 88 (5.87%) NetApp
11 77 (5.14%) Netezza
11 77 (5.14%) TIBCO
12 66 (4.41%) VMware
13 56 (3.74%) Red Hat
14 53 (3.54%) DataSynapse
15 52 (3.47%) Cognos
16 51 (3.40%) Intel
17 50 (3.34%) Talend
18 44 (2.94%) Sun
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 5 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 5 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 6 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60 - 100k plus benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
GO Partnership Ltd
Salary: £40-46k, Bens, 29 days holiday
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
West Midlands
Computer People
Salary: bonus & benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis IT
Posted: 23 hours ago
Central London / West End
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum Bens, 29 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum 15% shift allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 55k per year + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago