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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 366 394 321
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -73
Permanent jobs citing DB2 777 760 888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.73% 0.65% 0.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.31% 2.06% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 523 558 635
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.04% +6.66%

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
33660 36837 34371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.50% 31.37% 31.59%
Number of salaries quoted 28405 31649 29731
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 £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +27 731 £53,000 +6.00% 86
London +62 357 £61,250 +6.52% 40
South East -10 129 £50,000 -0.99% 20
City of London +60 72 £55,000 +3.77% 13
East Midlands +49 60 £45,000 +2.85% 5
North West -4 53 £45,000 +2.85% 9
East of England -35 44 £42,500 -15.00% 4
Nottinghamshire +34 42 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Nottingham +21 42 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Scotland +28 35 £52,500 +50.00% 5
West Midlands +19 33 £52,500 +31.25% 2
Hertfordshire -27 31 £66,250 -8.62% 2
Birmingham +13 29 £52,500 +7.69% 2
Watford +16 28 £75,000 +15.38% 1
West Sussex -13 25 £50,000 -16.66% 3
Hampshire -6 24 £50,000 +2.04%
East Sussex +26 23 £50,000 +3.09% 5
Berkshire -8 23 £47,500 -13.63% 2
South West -13 23 £46,000 -8.00% 2
Edinburgh +31 20 £50,000 +13.63% 4
Manchester +5 19 £34,000 -32.00% 2
Cheshire +5 15 £53,000 +24.70%
Reading -4 15 £47,500 -20.83% 2
Yorkshire -13 14 £34,000 -15.00% 2
Brighton +23 13 £50,000 +3.09% 5
Glasgow +11 13 £57,500 +31.42% 1
Buckinghamshire +3 11 £40,000 +9.58% 6
West Yorkshire -2 11 £34,000 -15.00%
Leicestershire +23 10 £38,000 -20.00%
Lancashire -3 10 £39,250 - 3

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 864 (57.14%) Oracle
2 702 (46.43%) SQL
3 649 (42.92%) Java
4 565 (37.37%) IBM
5 550 (36.38%) Finance
6 519 (34.33%) SQL Server
7 482 (31.88%) Linux
8 471 (31.15%) WebSphere
9 405 (26.79%) UNIX
10 349 (23.08%) Mainframe
11 345 (22.82%) Banking
12 333 (22.02%) Windows
13 315 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
14 314 (20.77%) XML
15 307 (20.30%) Relational Database
16 272 (17.99%) HTML
17 258 (17.06%) Analytical Skills
18 249 (16.47%) Retail
19 248 (16.40%) JavaScript
20 235 (15.54%) WebSphere Application Server
21 233 (15.41%) Web Services
22 214 (14.15%) COBOL
23 196 (12.96%) AIX
23 196 (12.96%) Solaris
23 196 (12.96%) Microsoft
24 188 (12.43%) MySQL
25 186 (12.30%) Middleware
26 184 (12.17%) Sybase
27 183 (12.10%) RDBMS
28 178 (11.77%) Degree

DB2
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 471 (31.15%) WebSphere
2 235 (15.54%) WebSphere Application Server
3 177 (11.71%) CICS
4 167 (11.04%) Tomcat
5 161 (10.65%) Apache
6 139 (9.19%) JBoss
7 118 (7.80%) WebLogic
8 109 (7.21%) IIS
9 99 (6.55%) MQSeries
10 66 (4.37%) Oracle Coherence
11 60 (3.97%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 47 (3.11%) SAS
13 46 (3.04%) SharePoint
14 27 (1.79%) IBM HTTP Server
14 27 (1.79%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
15 23 (1.52%) WebSphere Process Server
16 19 (1.26%) Apache Pig
17 18 (1.19%) CMS
18 16 (1.06%) Apache Solr
19 14 (0.93%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 131 (8.66%) MS Excel
2 47 (3.11%) MS Office
3 22 (1.46%) SPSS
4 11 (0.73%) PowerPivot
5 7 (0.46%) MS Project
6 6 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (0.33%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 57 (3.77%) RMDS
2 16 (1.06%) Magento
3 14 (0.93%) Cognos TM1
4 12 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
5 11 (0.73%) BusinessWorks
5 11 (0.73%) TIBCO iProcess
6 10 (0.66%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 7 (0.46%) BASE24
8 5 (0.33%) Hyperion Planning
8 5 (0.33%) Exstream
8 5 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
9 4 (0.26%) SAP GRC
9 4 (0.26%) INSURE/90
9 4 (0.26%) SAP R/3
10 3 (0.20%) SAP CO
10 3 (0.20%) Maximo
10 3 (0.20%) SAP CRM
10 3 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
10 3 (0.20%) Oracle 11i
10 3 (0.20%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 44 (2.91%) Cloud Computing
2 38 (2.51%) SaaS
3 36 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
4 29 (1.92%) PaaS
5 28 (1.85%) IaaS
6 18 (1.19%) Amazon EMR
6 18 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
7 11 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (0.60%) Office 365
9 5 (0.33%) Heroku
10 2 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.13%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.066%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 148 (9.79%) SAN
2 116 (7.67%) HTTP
3 86 (5.69%) LAN
4 84 (5.56%) TCP/IP
5 82 (5.42%) WAN
6 65 (4.30%) NAS
7 64 (4.23%) Fibre Channel
8 61 (4.03%) SSL
9 60 (3.97%) FCoE
9 60 (3.97%) Multicast
10 57 (3.77%) Internet
11 45 (2.98%) Firewall
12 33 (2.18%) FTP
13 27 (1.79%) ATM
14 26 (1.72%) VPN
15 23 (1.52%) SMS
16 22 (1.46%) DNS
17 21 (1.39%) VoIP
17 21 (1.39%) Unified Communications
18 20 (1.32%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 519 (34.33%) SQL Server
2 307 (20.30%) Relational Database
3 188 (12.43%) MySQL
4 183 (12.10%) RDBMS
5 163 (10.78%) Data Warehouse
6 91 (6.02%) Oracle Database
7 83 (5.49%) Hadoop
8 76 (5.03%) HBase
9 53 (3.51%) OLAP
10 51 (3.37%) Oracle ODI
11 46 (3.04%) PostgreSQL
12 42 (2.78%) OLTP
12 42 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 42 (2.78%) Oracle OLAP
13 41 (2.71%) Ingres
14 40 (2.65%) DB2 UDB
15 39 (2.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 37 (2.45%) NoSQL
17 36 (2.38%) DataStage
17 36 (2.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 88 (5.82%) Subversion
2 72 (4.76%) Maven
3 42 (2.78%) Ant
4 41 (2.71%) JUnit
5 40 (2.65%) Eclipse
6 38 (2.51%) Talend Open Studio
7 35 (2.31%) LoadRunner
8 34 (2.25%) Jenkins
9 31 (2.05%) JIRA
10 28 (1.85%) Git (software)
11 27 (1.79%) ERwin
12 23 (1.52%) Toad
13 21 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
14 20 (1.32%) QuickTest Pro
15 19 (1.26%) Visual Studio
16 16 (1.06%) Oracle Forms
17 13 (0.86%) Selenium
18 12 (0.79%) ClearCase
19 11 (0.73%) JMeter
19 11 (0.73%) Hudson
General
1 550 (36.38%) Finance
2 345 (22.82%) Banking
3 249 (16.47%) Retail
4 64 (4.23%) Telecoms
5 41 (2.71%) Marketing
6 39 (2.58%) Retail Banking
7 31 (2.05%) Front Office
7 31 (2.05%) Investment Banking
8 22 (1.46%) Back Office
9 21 (1.39%) Billing
10 20 (1.32%) Financial Institution
11 12 (0.79%) Games
12 11 (0.73%) Polish Language
13 10 (0.66%) German Language
13 10 (0.66%) Automotive
13 10 (0.66%) Publishing
14 9 (0.60%) Legal
15 7 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
15 7 (0.46%) Music Industry
16 6 (0.40%) French Language
Job Titles
1 321 (21.23%) Architect
2 303 (20.04%) Developer
3 182 (12.04%) Solutions Architect
4 155 (10.25%) Consultant
5 153 (10.12%) Analyst
6 119 (7.87%) Java Developer
7 114 (7.54%) DBA
8 91 (6.02%) Infrastructure Architect
9 90 (5.95%) Administrator
10 72 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
11 69 (4.56%) Lead Architect
12 62 (4.10%) Data Architect
13 56 (3.70%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
14 54 (3.57%) Programmer
15 51 (3.37%) Technical Specialist
16 47 (3.11%) Lead Solutions Architect
17 44 (2.91%) Senior Developer
18 43 (2.84%) DB2 DBA
19 42 (2.78%) Support Analyst
20 40 (2.65%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 314 (20.77%) XML
2 272 (17.99%) HTML
3 233 (15.41%) Web Services
4 186 (12.30%) Middleware
5 165 (10.91%) J2EE
6 138 (9.13%) WebSphere MQ
7 125 (8.27%) Spring
8 117 (7.74%) CSS
9 101 (6.68%) .NET
10 91 (6.02%) Java EE
11 89 (5.89%) XSLT
12 81 (5.36%) JMS
12 81 (5.36%) JSP
13 69 (4.56%) Rendezvous
14 67 (4.43%) WebSphere Message Broker
15 62 (4.10%) SOAP
16 57 (3.77%) Struts
16 57 (3.77%) Ultra Messaging
17 56 (3.70%) Ajax
17 56 (3.70%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 349 (23.08%) Mainframe
2 258 (17.06%) Analytical Skills
3 134 (8.86%) Management Information System
4 76 (5.03%) Computer Science
5 63 (4.17%) iSeries
5 63 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
6 60 (3.97%) Replication
7 58 (3.84%) IBM Mainframe
8 55 (3.64%) AS400
9 54 (3.57%) Open Source
10 36 (2.38%) DataPower
11 35 (2.31%) Data Structures
11 35 (2.31%) Data Integration
12 34 (2.25%) SWIFT
12 34 (2.25%) VSAM
13 33 (2.18%) Clustering
14 28 (1.85%) FlexPod
15 27 (1.79%) N-Tier
16 26 (1.72%) BYOD
17 25 (1.65%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 482 (31.88%) Linux
2 405 (26.79%) UNIX
3 333 (22.02%) Windows
4 196 (12.96%) AIX
4 196 (12.96%) Solaris
5 122 (8.07%) zOS
6 72 (4.76%) HPUX
7 55 (3.64%) SUSE
8 44 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 42 (2.78%) VMS
10 32 (2.12%) MVS
11 29 (1.92%) OS/400
12 20 (1.32%) Android
13 14 (0.93%) Apple iOS
14 13 (0.86%) Debian
15 12 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
16 11 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
17 10 (0.66%) Windows 7
17 10 (0.66%) Windows XP
18 5 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 315 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
2 170 (11.24%) ETL
3 162 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
4 159 (10.52%) Mentoring
5 152 (10.05%) SOA
6 146 (9.66%) Business Intelligence
7 112 (7.41%) E-Commerce
8 111 (7.34%) ITIL
8 111 (7.34%) Migration
9 91 (6.02%) Coaching
10 80 (5.29%) TOGAF
11 79 (5.22%) Scrum
12 78 (5.16%) Data Management
12 78 (5.16%) Time Management
13 74 (4.89%) Project Management
14 73 (4.83%) Configuration Management
14 73 (4.83%) Data Modelling
15 72 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
16 67 (4.43%) Validation
17 66 (4.37%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 702 (46.43%) SQL
2 649 (42.92%) Java
3 248 (16.40%) JavaScript
4 214 (14.15%) COBOL
5 155 (10.25%) Perl
6 115 (7.61%) JCL
7 89 (5.89%) C#
8 67 (4.43%) Python
9 51 (3.37%) RPG
9 51 (3.37%) Bash Shell
10 50 (3.31%) Shell Script
11 41 (2.71%) PL/SQL
12 38 (2.51%) C++
12 38 (2.51%) PHP
13 32 (2.12%) C
14 24 (1.59%) VB
15 23 (1.52%) NATURAL
16 21 (1.39%) PL/1
17 20 (1.32%) R
18 19 (1.26%) REXX
Qualifications
1 178 (11.77%) Degree
2 31 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (1.65%) MCSE
4 23 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
5 21 (1.39%) ISEB
5 21 (1.39%) CCNA
5 21 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 11 (0.73%) Sun Certification
7 10 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 10 (0.66%) Security Cleared
8 6 (0.40%) MCITP
8 6 (0.40%) OCPJP
8 6 (0.40%) SC Cleared
8 6 (0.40%) IBM Certification
9 5 (0.33%) MCP
9 5 (0.33%) MCSD
9 5 (0.33%) MCDBA
9 5 (0.33%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.33%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (7.47%) QA
2 41 (2.71%) SLA
3 18 (1.19%) Data Quality
4 15 (0.99%) ISO 8583
5 7 (0.46%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.33%) Dodd-Frank
7 4 (0.26%) EMIR
8 2 (0.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 69 (4.56%) Oracle RAC
2 66 (4.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (3.97%) SRDF
3 60 (3.97%) NFS
4 48 (3.17%) RACF
5 33 (2.18%) Hyper-V
6 31 (2.05%) KVM
7 30 (1.98%) ACF2
8 26 (1.72%) vSphere
9 19 (1.26%) Active Directory
9 19 (1.26%) Apache Flume
10 9 (0.60%) Tivoli Directory Server
11 5 (0.33%) Samba
11 5 (0.33%) PowerHA
11 5 (0.33%) Docker
11 5 (0.33%) Oracle Clusterware
12 3 (0.20%) VMware ESX
12 3 (0.20%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 3 (0.20%) Xen
13 2 (0.13%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 106 (7.01%) Tivoli
2 33 (2.18%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (1.72%) CA Endevor
4 24 (1.59%) Oracle RMAN
5 23 (1.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 23 (1.52%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 19 (1.26%) TeamSite
7 16 (1.06%) Puppet
8 8 (0.53%) Data Guard
9 7 (0.46%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 6 (0.40%) OMEGAMON
11 5 (0.33%) ARCserve
11 5 (0.33%) Legato
11 5 (0.33%) Oracle Flashback
12 4 (0.26%) Ansible
12 4 (0.26%) Control-M
13 3 (0.20%) Tivoli NetView
13 3 (0.20%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
13 3 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
13 3 (0.20%) Oozie
Vendors
1 864 (57.14%) Oracle
2 565 (37.37%) IBM
3 196 (12.96%) Microsoft
4 184 (12.17%) Sybase
5 156 (10.32%) HP
6 133 (8.80%) EMC
7 112 (7.41%) Cisco
8 104 (6.88%) TIBCO
9 103 (6.81%) Informatica
10 94 (6.22%) NetApp
11 83 (5.49%) SAP
12 77 (5.09%) Teradata
13 74 (4.89%) VMware
14 70 (4.63%) Business Objects
15 66 (4.37%) Red Hat
16 60 (3.97%) Intel
17 59 (3.90%) DataSynapse
18 55 (3.64%) Netezza
19 49 (3.24%) Cognos
20 43 (2.84%) Symantec
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £90000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Benifit, Bonus, Car Allowance
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36125 - £61215 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36125 - £61215 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36125 - £61215 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36125 - £61215 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Scunthorpe, South Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £125,000 per annum Up to £125k + Excellent Bonus & Ben
Posted: Yesterday
Sussex
Highams Recruitment
Salary: exc. benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Consulting Point
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Durham, County Durham
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago