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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 344 386 308
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -78
Permanent jobs citing DB2 849 670 984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.75% 0.63% 0.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.47% 1.98% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 637 467 691
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -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
34361 33770 36447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.50% 31.63% 31.03%
Number of salaries quoted 28883 29195 32086
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 17 September 2014 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 17 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
England +30 807 £50,000 - 74
London +30 326 £52,500 -8.69% 33
South East -12 143 £50,000 - 15
North West +60 120 £55,000 +57.14% 8
City of London -5 78 £50,000 -16.66% 8
East of England -31 71 £50,000 +42.85% 3
West Midlands +9 61 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Manchester +41 56 £52,500 +72.13% 4
Cheshire +33 56 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Berkshire +8 51 £50,000 -16.66% 6
Hampshire -2 45 £40,000 -17.52% 5
Hertfordshire -22 39 £77,500 +112.32% 1
South West +8 38 £43,250 -8.94% 1
Coventry +11 31 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Scotland -2 28 £35,000 -26.31% 7
Watford -13 26 £82,500 +62.56%
West Sussex - 25 £60,000 - 1
Horsham - 24 £60,000 - 1
Reading +6 23 £65,000 +8.33% 1
Yorkshire -29 23 £42,500 +6.25% 8
Portsmouth -23 22 £45,000 -7.21% 1
East Midlands +4 21 £38,800 +15.82% 2
Knutsford +11 19 £57,500 -4.16%
Gloucestershire - 19 £45,000 -
North East - 18 £42,500 - 1
Warwickshire +15 16 £27,500 -21.42%
Maidenhead - 15 £45,000 - 2
Wiltshire +11 14 £42,875 -9.73%
Cambridgeshire +8 14 £41,500 +18.57% 1
Swindon - 14 £42,875 -

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

1 914 (56.56%) Oracle
2 779 (48.21%) SQL
3 682 (42.20%) Java
4 613 (37.93%) SQL Server
5 557 (34.47%) Linux
6 542 (33.54%) IBM
7 532 (32.92%) Finance
8 524 (32.43%) UNIX
9 382 (23.64%) Windows
10 379 (23.45%) Agile Software Development
11 364 (22.52%) Relational Database
12 348 (21.53%) WebSphere
13 318 (19.68%) J2EE
14 304 (18.81%) Banking
15 286 (17.70%) Mainframe
16 280 (17.33%) Sybase
17 268 (16.58%) XML
18 240 (14.85%) WebSphere Application Server
19 235 (14.54%) Data Warehouse
20 234 (14.48%) AIX
21 224 (13.86%) Business Intelligence
22 218 (13.49%) MySQL
23 209 (12.93%) JavaScript
24 208 (12.87%) RDBMS
25 206 (12.75%) Microsoft
26 199 (12.31%) Web Services
27 198 (12.25%) HTML
28 195 (12.07%) Perl
29 194 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
30 189 (11.70%) QA

DB2
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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
1 348 (21.53%) WebSphere
2 240 (14.85%) WebSphere Application Server
3 166 (10.27%) CICS
4 123 (7.61%) WebLogic
5 110 (6.81%) Tomcat
6 96 (5.94%) MQSeries
7 85 (5.26%) Apache
8 64 (3.96%) IBM HTTP Server
9 63 (3.90%) IIS
10 43 (2.66%) SAS
11 41 (2.54%) Oracle Coherence
12 28 (1.73%) nginx
13 27 (1.67%) NetWeaver
14 21 (1.30%) FileNet
15 18 (1.11%) TIBCO EMS
16 17 (1.05%) IBM Notes
17 15 (0.93%) CMS
18 14 (0.87%) SharePoint
18 14 (0.87%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
19 13 (0.80%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 80 (4.95%) MS Excel
2 66 (4.08%) MS Office
3 23 (1.42%) Spreadsheet
4 11 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.50%) MS Project
6 7 (0.43%) SPSS
7 1 (0.062%) Mingle
7 1 (0.062%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 29 (1.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 23 (1.42%) BASE24
3 21 (1.30%) Oracle BPM
4 18 (1.11%) BusinessWorks
5 13 (0.80%) Google Analytics
6 12 (0.74%) INSURE/90
7 10 (0.62%) Maximo
8 9 (0.56%) VisionPLUS
9 8 (0.50%) TIBCO iProcess
10 7 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 6 (0.37%) Tridion
11 6 (0.37%) FileNet Content Manager
12 5 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
12 5 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
13 4 (0.25%) SAP GRC
13 4 (0.25%) Temenos T24
13 4 (0.25%) SAP CRM
13 4 (0.25%) SAP FI
13 4 (0.25%) assyst
13 4 (0.25%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.30%) SaaS
2 10 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.062%) Force.com
4 1 (0.062%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.062%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.062%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.062%) PaaS
4 1 (0.062%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 79 (4.89%) HTTP
2 58 (3.59%) WAN
3 55 (3.40%) LAN
3 55 (3.40%) SAN
4 48 (2.97%) FTP
5 44 (2.72%) Internet
6 37 (2.29%) TCP/IP
7 30 (1.86%) NetScaler
8 28 (1.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 28 (1.73%) BIG-IP
9 26 (1.61%) ATM
10 21 (1.30%) DNS
10 21 (1.30%) LDAP
11 20 (1.24%) SSL
12 16 (0.99%) SNMP
12 16 (0.99%) 3G
13 10 (0.62%) Firewall
14 9 (0.56%) AMQP
15 5 (0.31%) VPN
15 5 (0.31%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 613 (37.93%) SQL Server
2 364 (22.52%) Relational Database
3 235 (14.54%) Data Warehouse
4 218 (13.49%) MySQL
5 208 (12.87%) RDBMS
6 116 (7.18%) Oracle Database
7 90 (5.57%) Oracle Exadata
8 88 (5.45%) Big Data
8 88 (5.45%) Oracle ODI
9 80 (4.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 74 (4.58%) DataStage
11 71 (4.39%) Hadoop
12 67 (4.15%) MongoDB
13 64 (3.96%) OLAP
14 58 (3.59%) Oracle OLAP
15 56 (3.47%) NoSQL
15 56 (3.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 51 (3.16%) OLTP
17 48 (2.97%) Mahout
18 44 (2.72%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 85 (5.26%) JUnit
2 84 (5.20%) Eclipse
3 51 (3.16%) Subversion
4 46 (2.85%) Maven
5 45 (2.78%) Ant
6 41 (2.54%) JIRA
6 41 (2.54%) Selenium
7 34 (2.10%) Talend Open Studio
8 31 (1.92%) QuickTest Pro
9 29 (1.79%) Toad
10 25 (1.55%) Rational Application Developer
11 24 (1.49%) Visual Studio
12 23 (1.42%) SoapUI
13 20 (1.24%) Mockito
13 20 (1.24%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
13 20 (1.24%) Git (software)
13 20 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
14 16 (0.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 16 (0.99%) Bitbucket
15 15 (0.93%) MyEclipse
General
1 532 (32.92%) Finance
2 304 (18.81%) Banking
3 184 (11.39%) Retail
4 61 (3.77%) Manufacturing
5 60 (3.71%) Front Office
5 60 (3.71%) Back Office
6 53 (3.28%) Telecoms
7 46 (2.85%) Marketing
8 45 (2.78%) Games
9 30 (1.86%) Music Industry
10 26 (1.61%) Advertising
11 23 (1.42%) French Language
12 22 (1.36%) Investment Banking
13 17 (1.05%) Financial Institution
14 14 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
15 12 (0.74%) German Language
16 6 (0.37%) Retail Banking
16 6 (0.37%) Spanish Language
17 5 (0.31%) Electronics
18 4 (0.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 470 (29.08%) Developer
2 241 (14.91%) Java Developer
3 222 (13.74%) Analyst
4 202 (12.50%) Architect
5 118 (7.30%) Administrator
6 108 (6.68%) Senior Developer
7 107 (6.62%) DBA
8 93 (5.75%) Support Analyst
9 82 (5.07%) Consultant
10 70 (4.33%) Senior Java Developer
11 63 (3.90%) Technical Specialist
12 62 (3.84%) Data Architect
13 61 (3.77%) Support Engineer
14 60 (3.71%) DB2 DBA
15 56 (3.47%) Programmer
15 56 (3.47%) Software Engineer
16 53 (3.28%) Solutions Architect
17 49 (3.03%) Applications Support
18 45 (2.78%) Data Warehouse Developer
19 44 (2.72%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 318 (19.68%) J2EE
2 268 (16.58%) XML
3 199 (12.31%) Web Services
4 198 (12.25%) HTML
5 143 (8.85%) Spring
6 125 (7.74%) Ajax
6 125 (7.74%) JSP
6 125 (7.74%) CSS
7 108 (6.68%) JMS
8 106 (6.56%) JDBC
9 105 (6.50%) Servlets
10 104 (6.44%) .NET
11 95 (5.88%) Middleware
12 85 (5.26%) Hibernate
13 80 (4.95%) Struts
14 75 (4.64%) SOAP
15 74 (4.58%) Java EE
16 63 (3.90%) jQuery
17 57 (3.53%) REST
18 54 (3.34%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 286 (17.70%) Mainframe
2 194 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 87 (5.38%) Computer Science
4 71 (4.39%) Management Information System
5 66 (4.08%) Clustering
6 46 (2.85%) IBM Mainframe
7 44 (2.72%) Visualisation
8 42 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
9 41 (2.54%) Open Source
9 41 (2.54%) HACMP
10 40 (2.48%) Data Integration
11 37 (2.29%) VSAM
12 30 (1.86%) Replication
13 29 (1.79%) Derivative
13 29 (1.79%) Online Games
14 25 (1.55%) PKI
15 23 (1.42%) Equities
16 20 (1.24%) DataPower
17 19 (1.18%) iPad
17 19 (1.18%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 557 (34.47%) Linux
2 524 (32.43%) UNIX
3 382 (23.64%) Windows
4 234 (14.48%) AIX
5 143 (8.85%) Solaris
6 87 (5.38%) zOS
7 60 (3.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 55 (3.40%) Windows Server 2003
9 54 (3.34%) Windows Server 2008
10 33 (2.04%) HPUX
11 32 (1.98%) CentOS
12 28 (1.73%) Ubuntu
13 22 (1.36%) Android
14 19 (1.18%) SUSE
15 17 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
16 16 (0.99%) Windows 7
17 14 (0.87%) Windows XP
18 12 (0.74%) OS/400
19 10 (0.62%) MVS
20 9 (0.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 379 (23.45%) Agile Software Development
2 224 (13.86%) Business Intelligence
3 167 (10.33%) ETL
4 145 (8.97%) ITIL
5 143 (8.85%) Change Management
6 141 (8.73%) E-Commerce
7 123 (7.61%) Software Engineering
7 123 (7.61%) Scrum
8 108 (6.68%) Performance Tuning
9 107 (6.62%) OO
10 105 (6.50%) Analytics
11 99 (6.13%) UML
11 99 (6.13%) TDD
12 97 (6.00%) Mentoring
13 91 (5.63%) SOA
14 85 (5.26%) MVC
15 82 (5.07%) Data Modelling
16 79 (4.89%) Project Management
16 79 (4.89%) Migration
17 78 (4.83%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 779 (48.21%) SQL
2 682 (42.20%) Java
3 209 (12.93%) JavaScript
4 195 (12.07%) Perl
5 147 (9.10%) COBOL
6 125 (7.74%) Bash Shell
7 120 (7.43%) Shell Script
8 112 (6.93%) C#
9 98 (6.06%) Python
10 80 (4.95%) JCL
11 51 (3.16%) PL/SQL
12 48 (2.97%) T-SQL
12 48 (2.97%) C++
13 44 (2.72%) RPG
13 44 (2.72%) Korn
14 41 (2.54%) Ruby
15 39 (2.41%) RPG IV
16 32 (1.98%) PowerShell
17 30 (1.86%) PHP
18 27 (1.67%) REXX
Qualifications
1 165 (10.21%) Degree
2 20 (1.24%) ISEB
3 13 (0.80%) Security Cleared
4 11 (0.68%) HND
5 10 (0.62%) PhD
5 10 (0.62%) SC Cleared
6 9 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (0.50%) Sun Certification
8 7 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (0.43%) IBM Certification
8 7 (0.43%) MCSE
9 6 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 6 (0.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (0.37%) PMI Certification
10 5 (0.31%) CCA
11 4 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.19%) CSQA
12 3 (0.19%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.19%) MBA
12 3 (0.19%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 189 (11.70%) QA
2 49 (3.03%) SLA
3 37 (2.29%) ISO 8583
4 18 (1.11%) ISO 9001
5 17 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 14 (0.87%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.12%) COBIT
8 1 (0.062%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 1 (0.062%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.062%) HIPAA
System Software
1 101 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 57 (3.53%) Oracle RAC
3 47 (2.91%) HDFS
4 44 (2.72%) KVM
5 40 (2.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 40 (2.48%) Apache Flume
6 31 (1.92%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 31 (1.92%) RACF
7 29 (1.79%) Xen
8 16 (0.99%) Hyper-V
9 14 (0.87%) Active Directory
10 12 (0.74%) Oracle RMAN
11 9 (0.56%) VMware ESX
12 7 (0.43%) ACF2
12 7 (0.43%) vSphere
13 6 (0.37%) Tivoli Directory Server
14 5 (0.31%) PowerHA
15 4 (0.25%) NFS
16 3 (0.19%) ISA Server
17 2 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 101 (6.25%) Tivoli
2 41 (2.54%) Puppet
3 40 (2.48%) Ambari
3 40 (2.48%) Oozie
4 37 (2.29%) CA Endevor
5 33 (2.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 32 (1.98%) Ansible
7 30 (1.86%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
7 30 (1.86%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 30 (1.86%) Tivoli NetView
7 30 (1.86%) Nagios
8 28 (1.73%) ZABBIX
8 28 (1.73%) Cacti
8 28 (1.73%) CFEngine
8 28 (1.73%) Salt
9 14 (0.87%) Data Guard
10 12 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
11 11 (0.68%) OMEGAMON
12 10 (0.62%) TIBCO Hawk
12 10 (0.62%) Control-M
Vendors
1 914 (56.56%) Oracle
2 542 (33.54%) IBM
3 280 (17.33%) Sybase
4 206 (12.75%) Microsoft
5 118 (7.30%) JBoss
6 111 (6.87%) VMware
7 94 (5.82%) Teradata
8 87 (5.38%) SAP
9 81 (5.01%) HP
10 72 (4.46%) Cognos
10 72 (4.46%) Netezza
11 69 (4.27%) Red Hat
11 69 (4.27%) Intel
11 69 (4.27%) Cisco
11 69 (4.27%) Informatica
12 63 (3.90%) Business Objects
13 58 (3.59%) TIBCO
14 46 (2.85%) Hortonworks
14 46 (2.85%) MapR
15 43 (2.66%) NetApp
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36125 - £44625 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Xceed
Salary: Benefits/Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Xceed
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits + bonus + pension +++
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West Drayton, Middlesex
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Car Allowance and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oxford Knight
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, PHI, Flexi-Time
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum Pension, 25 Days Holiday + more
Posted: 4 days ago
Scotland
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Unspecified Excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago