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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 509 425 386
Rank change year-on-year
-84 -39
Permanent jobs citing DB2 485 709 785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.48% 0.68% 0.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.53% 2.18% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 272 492 599
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,700 £35,783
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £83,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +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
31749 32557 34481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.67% 31.02% 32.67%
Number of salaries quoted 26906 27945 29142
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 13 February 2016 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 13 February 2016. 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 -91 456 £55,750 +6.19% 67
London -63 192 £71,250 +9.61% 25
South East +8 114 £53,750 +7.50% 8
City of London +38 44 £55,750 +3.72%
East Midlands +11 33 £44,000 +13.40% 3
South West -4 30 £38,533 -7.14% 6
East of England -69 30 £34,000 -32.00% 4
West Midlands -9 27 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Surrey +32 24 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Berkshire -24 24 £52,500 +10.52% 2
East Sussex +15 22 £60,000 +4.34%
Hampshire +14 21 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Brighton - 21 £65,000 -
Nottinghamshire +13 20 £57,500 +130.00% 1
Hertfordshire -51 18 £65,000 -13.33% 4
Nottingham +4 17 £32,500 +30.00% 1
Watford -16 17 £65,000 - 2
North West -11 15 £35,000 -33.33% 8
Dorset +17 14 - - 1
Bournemouth +10 14 - - 1
Yorkshire +3 14 £28,000 -20.00% 6
Staffordshire - 13 £47,500 - 1
Cambridge +10 12 £34,000 -11.11%
Cambridgeshire +6 12 £34,000 -43.33%
Scotland -17 12 £10,000 -71.42% 7
Swindon +5 11 £38,533 -18.87% 2
Wiltshire +4 11 £38,533 -18.87% 2
West Yorkshire 0 10 £26,000 -25.71% 3
West Sussex - 10 £65,000 - 1
Kent +14 9 £40,000 -28.88%

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 571 (49.27%) Oracle
2 507 (43.74%) SQL
3 493 (42.54%) Java
4 422 (36.41%) Finance
5 365 (31.49%) SQL Server
6 321 (27.70%) Unix
7 304 (26.23%) IBM
8 299 (25.80%) Banking
9 286 (24.68%) Linux
10 263 (22.69%) Relational Database
11 258 (22.26%) Mainframe
12 247 (21.31%) Analytical Skills
13 228 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
14 214 (18.46%) XML
15 211 (18.21%) SDLC
16 208 (17.95%) WebSphere
17 201 (17.34%) COBOL
18 191 (16.48%) Degree
19 154 (13.29%) JavaScript
20 153 (13.20%) Windows
21 152 (13.11%) HTML
22 146 (12.60%) Web Services
23 142 (12.25%) Sybase
24 141 (12.17%) Retail
25 136 (11.73%) CICS
26 135 (11.65%) Computer Science
27 133 (11.48%) MySQL
28 132 (11.39%) .NET
28 132 (11.39%) Middleware
29 130 (11.22%) QA

DB2
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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
1 208 (17.95%) WebSphere
2 136 (11.73%) CICS
3 99 (8.54%) WebSphere Application Server
4 66 (5.69%) WebLogic
5 47 (4.06%) Apache
5 47 (4.06%) Tomcat
6 38 (3.28%) IIS
7 33 (2.85%) JBoss
8 25 (2.16%) MTS
9 24 (2.07%) OpenStack
10 23 (1.98%) MQSeries
10 23 (1.98%) NetWeaver
10 23 (1.98%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
11 22 (1.90%) SAS
12 18 (1.55%) Confluence
13 13 (1.12%) Apache ServiceMix
14 11 (0.95%) SharePoint
15 10 (0.86%) IBM Notes
16 8 (0.69%) Apache Spark
16 8 (0.69%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 73 (6.30%) MS Excel
2 42 (3.62%) MS Office
3 8 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.35%) MS Project
4 4 (0.35%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.17%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.086%) DOC1
6 1 (0.086%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 17 (1.47%) SAP GRC
2 14 (1.21%) Oracle 11i
3 13 (1.12%) Payment Gateway
3 13 (1.12%) SAP ERP
4 10 (0.86%) VisionPLUS
5 9 (0.78%) BASE24
6 7 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
7 6 (0.52%) BusinessWorks
7 6 (0.52%) Temenos T24
8 4 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
8 4 (0.35%) Oracle Cash Management
8 4 (0.35%) Oracle Payables
8 4 (0.35%) Oracle Receivables
8 4 (0.35%) Oracle Retail
9 2 (0.17%) AWD
9 2 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (0.17%) Oracle BRM
9 2 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.086%) assyst
10 1 (0.086%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 34 (2.93%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (1.29%) SaaS
3 14 (1.21%) IBM PureFlex
4 11 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (0.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 9 (0.78%) Amazon S3
7 7 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (0.43%) Amazon Kinesis
8 5 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (0.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 4 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.26%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (0.17%) Bluemix
11 2 (0.17%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.17%) IaaS
11 2 (0.17%) Office 365
11 2 (0.17%) PaaS
11 2 (0.17%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 34 (2.93%) SAN
2 29 (2.50%) TCP/IP
3 22 (1.90%) Network Security
4 21 (1.81%) FTP
5 19 (1.64%) LAN
6 15 (1.29%) WAN
7 14 (1.21%) Internet
7 14 (1.21%) SSL
8 9 (0.78%) ATM
8 9 (0.78%) HTTP
8 9 (0.78%) SSH
9 6 (0.52%) Firewall
9 6 (0.52%) LDAP
10 4 (0.35%) DNS
10 4 (0.35%) POP3
10 4 (0.35%) SMTP
10 4 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (0.35%) WinSCP
10 4 (0.35%) WLAN
11 3 (0.26%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 365 (31.49%) SQL Server
2 263 (22.69%) Relational Database
3 133 (11.48%) MySQL
4 98 (8.46%) RDBMS
5 87 (7.51%) Big Data
6 84 (7.25%) Hadoop
7 77 (6.64%) NoSQL
8 72 (6.21%) Oracle Database
9 71 (6.13%) Data Warehouse
10 47 (4.06%) DataStage
11 46 (3.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 40 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
13 36 (3.11%) PostgreSQL
14 31 (2.67%) Oracle Database 10g
15 25 (2.16%) Apache Hive
15 25 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
16 24 (2.07%) Oracle Database 11g
17 22 (1.90%) DB2 UDB
17 22 (1.90%) Oracle9i Database
18 21 (1.81%) HBase
Development Applications
1 42 (3.62%) Jenkins
2 41 (3.54%) JUnit
2 41 (3.54%) Selenium
2 41 (3.54%) Subversion
3 39 (3.36%) Maven
4 33 (2.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 32 (2.76%) JIRA
6 29 (2.50%) SoapUI
7 25 (2.16%) WebDriver
8 22 (1.90%) Ant
9 20 (1.73%) Eclipse
9 20 (1.73%) Talend Open Studio
10 19 (1.64%) Git (software)
11 18 (1.55%) Cucumber
12 17 (1.47%) ERwin
13 15 (1.29%) ChangeMan
14 12 (1.04%) Gradle
14 12 (1.04%) LoadRunner
15 11 (0.95%) Sonatype Nexus
16 8 (0.69%) Hudson
General
1 422 (36.41%) Finance
2 299 (25.80%) Banking
3 141 (12.17%) Retail
4 56 (4.83%) Investment Banking
5 39 (3.36%) Front Office
6 36 (3.11%) Legal
7 26 (2.24%) Games
7 26 (2.24%) Telecoms
8 24 (2.07%) Marketing
9 20 (1.73%) Financial Institution
10 11 (0.95%) Retail Banking
11 7 (0.60%) German Language
12 6 (0.52%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.43%) French Language
14 4 (0.35%) Publishing
15 3 (0.26%) Advertising
16 2 (0.17%) Corporate Banking
16 2 (0.17%) Spanish Language
17 1 (0.086%) Back Office
17 1 (0.086%) Law
Job Titles
1 300 (25.88%) Developer
2 183 (15.79%) Architect
3 121 (10.44%) Java Developer
4 103 (8.89%) Analyst
5 84 (7.25%) DBA
6 78 (6.73%) Consultant
7 75 (6.47%) Solutions Architect
8 64 (5.52%) Technical Specialist
9 63 (5.44%) Administrator
10 61 (5.26%) Data Architect
11 56 (4.83%) Applications Support
12 51 (4.40%) DB2 DBA
13 49 (4.23%) Lead Developer
14 37 (3.19%) WebSphere Specialist
15 36 (3.11%) Senior Developer
16 34 (2.93%) Support Engineer
17 31 (2.67%) DB2 Administrator
18 30 (2.59%) Programmer
19 27 (2.33%) Support Analyst
20 26 (2.24%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 214 (18.46%) XML
2 152 (13.11%) HTML
3 146 (12.60%) Web Services
4 132 (11.39%) .NET
4 132 (11.39%) Middleware
5 119 (10.27%) J2EE
6 108 (9.32%) Spring
7 101 (8.71%) WebSphere MQ
8 93 (8.02%) SOAP
9 86 (7.42%) CSS
10 83 (7.16%) IBM Integration Bus
11 68 (5.87%) JSP
12 59 (5.09%) EJB
13 54 (4.66%) Servlets
14 47 (4.06%) Hibernate
15 45 (3.88%) REST
16 44 (3.80%) HTML5
16 44 (3.80%) JMS
17 38 (3.28%) XHTML
18 37 (3.19%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 258 (22.26%) Mainframe
2 247 (21.31%) Analytical Skills
3 135 (11.65%) Computer Science
4 85 (7.33%) IBM Mainframe
5 58 (5.00%) VSAM
6 53 (4.57%) Enterprise Software
7 51 (4.40%) Data Centre
8 47 (4.06%) Replication
9 46 (3.97%) Management Information System
10 42 (3.62%) Derivative
11 35 (3.02%) SWIFT
12 29 (2.50%) Equities
13 28 (2.42%) Equity Derivative
14 25 (2.16%) Fintech
15 24 (2.07%) Data Integration
15 24 (2.07%) Visualisation
16 22 (1.90%) Private Cloud
17 19 (1.64%) Clustering
17 19 (1.64%) N-Tier
18 18 (1.55%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 321 (27.70%) Unix
2 286 (24.68%) Linux
3 153 (13.20%) Windows
4 100 (8.63%) AIX
5 79 (6.82%) zOS
6 52 (4.49%) Solaris
7 49 (4.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 37 (3.19%) Windows Server
9 23 (1.98%) HPUX
10 21 (1.81%) Apple iOS
11 19 (1.64%) Android
11 19 (1.64%) SUSE
12 15 (1.29%) OS/400
13 9 (0.78%) CentOS
14 6 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
15 5 (0.43%) Tru64
16 3 (0.26%) OS/390
16 3 (0.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 3 (0.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
2 211 (18.21%) SDLC
3 122 (10.53%) ETL
4 120 (10.35%) SOA
5 119 (10.27%) Change Management
6 110 (9.49%) Mentoring
7 102 (8.80%) ITIL
8 98 (8.46%) Migration
9 89 (7.68%) Risk Management
10 86 (7.42%) Scrum
11 84 (7.25%) Business Intelligence
12 78 (6.73%) Data Modelling
13 76 (6.56%) OO
14 74 (6.38%) Performance Tuning
15 72 (6.21%) Coaching
16 69 (5.95%) Analytics
16 69 (5.95%) Continuous Improvement
16 69 (5.95%) Software Engineering
17 67 (5.78%) E-Commerce
17 67 (5.78%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 507 (43.74%) SQL
2 493 (42.54%) Java
3 201 (17.34%) COBOL
4 154 (13.29%) JavaScript
5 126 (10.87%) JCL
6 85 (7.33%) C#
7 84 (7.25%) Perl
8 77 (6.64%) Python
9 76 (6.56%) C++
10 64 (5.52%) Shell Script
11 40 (3.45%) PHP
12 34 (2.93%) REXX
13 30 (2.59%) Korn
14 26 (2.24%) Bash Shell
15 23 (1.98%) C
16 20 (1.73%) T-SQL
16 20 (1.73%) VB
17 18 (1.55%) VBScript
18 16 (1.38%) PL/SQL
19 15 (1.29%) RPG
Qualifications
1 191 (16.48%) Degree
2 34 (2.93%) Security Cleared
3 32 (2.76%) SC Cleared
4 26 (2.24%) ISEB
5 23 (1.98%) ISTQB
6 21 (1.81%) ITIL Certification
7 16 (1.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 16 (1.38%) PMI Certification
7 16 (1.38%) Sun Certification
8 13 (1.12%) Brainbench
9 7 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (0.43%) CISA
10 5 (0.43%) CISM
10 5 (0.43%) CISSP
10 5 (0.43%) CRISC
11 4 (0.35%) CITP
11 4 (0.35%) HNC
11 4 (0.35%) MBA
11 4 (0.35%) MCDBA
11 4 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (11.22%) QA
2 29 (2.50%) SEPA
2 29 (2.50%) SLA
3 23 (1.98%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.43%) ISO 8583
4 5 (0.43%) ISO20022
5 1 (0.086%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.086%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 40 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (2.42%) Time Sharing Option
3 18 (1.55%) Oracle RAC
4 17 (1.47%) Hyper-V
5 15 (1.29%) KVM
6 13 (1.12%) HDFS
7 8 (0.69%) Docker
8 7 (0.60%) PowerHA
8 7 (0.60%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 6 (0.52%) Active Directory
10 4 (0.35%) RACF
11 3 (0.26%) Job Entry Subsystem
11 3 (0.26%) vSphere
12 2 (0.17%) NFS
12 2 (0.17%) vCloud
12 2 (0.17%) XenServer
13 1 (0.086%) Apache Flume
13 1 (0.086%) Firmware
13 1 (0.086%) pfSense
13 1 (0.086%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 42 (3.62%) Tivoli
2 18 (1.55%) CA Endevor
3 15 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (1.29%) Puppet
4 11 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
4 11 (0.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 6 (0.52%) OMEGAMON
6 5 (0.43%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 5 (0.43%) Tivoli NetView
7 4 (0.35%) DameWare
7 4 (0.35%) NetBackup
7 4 (0.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (0.35%) ServiceCenter
8 3 (0.26%) Data Guard
8 3 (0.26%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (0.26%) zSecure
9 2 (0.17%) Ansible
9 2 (0.17%) BladeLogic
9 2 (0.17%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.17%) vRealize
Vendors
1 571 (49.27%) Oracle
2 304 (26.23%) IBM
3 142 (12.25%) Sybase
4 116 (10.01%) Microsoft
5 95 (8.20%) SAP
6 53 (4.57%) hybris
7 52 (4.49%) HP
8 51 (4.40%) VMware
9 48 (4.14%) Red Hat
10 47 (4.06%) Netezza
11 41 (3.54%) Informatica
11 41 (3.54%) Teradata
12 38 (3.28%) EMC
13 36 (3.11%) ATG
14 35 (3.02%) CA
15 34 (2.93%) NetApp
16 30 (2.59%) BMC
17 28 (2.42%) TOWER Software
18 24 (2.07%) Sun
19 23 (1.98%) Hortonworks
Surrey
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
South East London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
West Sussex
Computer People
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per day + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh & Lothians
Rockhall Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North
QVC
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £80,000 (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £80,000 (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £80,000 (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £10000 - £134000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicestershire
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Posted: 8 days ago
Yorkshire
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Posted: 8 days ago