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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 378 398 335
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -63
Permanent jobs citing DB2 737 777 852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.67% 0.66% 0.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.11% 2.11% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 517 568 633
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
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
34976 36903 34218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.60% 31.25% 31.51%
Number of salaries quoted 29533 31687 29647
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 £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 3 July 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 July 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 -13 676 £55,000 +8.91% 71
London +25 348 £60,000 +4.34% 34
South East -51 85 £50,000 -0.99% 9
City of London +34 62 £55,000 +4.76% 10
North West +5 60 £45,000 +2.27% 7
East Midlands +29 52 £45,000 -10.00% 3
East of England -33 48 £53,750 -12.24% 3
Scotland +11 43 £55,000 +57.14% 8
Watford +7 43 £65,000 -
Hertfordshire -15 43 £65,000 -10.34% 2
Edinburgh +26 31 £50,000 +13.63% 7
Yorkshire +11 25 £40,000 +0.62% 7
Birmingham +6 25 £52,500 +34.61% 3
West Midlands -5 25 £52,500 +34.61% 5
Nottinghamshire +6 24 £42,500 -34.61% 1
Nottingham +1 24 £42,500 -34.61% 1
Manchester -2 23 £43,000 -14.00% 2
South West -20 16 £38,648 -15.52% 1
Northamptonshire - 16 £45,000 -
West Sussex +1 15 £62,500 -3.84% 1
Buckinghamshire -2 15 £65,000 +52.04% 2
Hampshire -45 15 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Northampton - 15 £45,000 -
East Sussex +33 14 £60,000 +23.71% 2
West Yorkshire +3 14 £34,000 -13.92% 4
Merseyside +14 13 £50,000 -4.76%
North East 0 13 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Leicestershire +20 12 £38,000 -15.55% 1
Berkshire -38 12 £47,500 -17.39% 3
South Wales +14 11 £32,500 - 1

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 874 (56.35%) Oracle
2 736 (47.45%) SQL
3 693 (44.68%) Java
4 565 (36.43%) Finance
5 540 (34.82%) IBM
6 516 (33.27%) SQL Server
7 495 (31.91%) Linux
8 477 (30.75%) WebSphere
9 443 (28.56%) UNIX
10 386 (24.89%) Banking
11 355 (22.89%) Mainframe
12 333 (21.47%) Relational Database
13 331 (21.34%) Windows
14 326 (21.02%) XML
15 312 (20.12%) Analytical Skills
16 295 (19.02%) Agile Software Development
17 287 (18.50%) HTML
18 273 (17.60%) Retail
19 257 (16.57%) JavaScript
20 246 (15.86%) WebSphere Application Server
20 246 (15.86%) Web Services
21 232 (14.96%) COBOL
22 198 (12.77%) Solaris
22 198 (12.77%) Apache
23 197 (12.70%) MySQL
23 197 (12.70%) RDBMS
24 195 (12.57%) SDLC
25 194 (12.51%) AIX
26 189 (12.19%) Microsoft
27 188 (12.12%) Sybase

DB2
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
1 477 (30.75%) WebSphere
2 246 (15.86%) WebSphere Application Server
3 198 (12.77%) Apache
4 181 (11.67%) CICS
5 169 (10.90%) Tomcat
6 141 (9.09%) JBoss
7 111 (7.16%) IIS
8 98 (6.32%) WebLogic
9 83 (5.35%) MQSeries
10 65 (4.19%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 64 (4.13%) Oracle Coherence
12 58 (3.74%) SAS
13 38 (2.45%) SharePoint
14 34 (2.19%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
15 28 (1.81%) Apache Pig
16 21 (1.35%) Apache ServiceMix
17 19 (1.23%) IBM HTTP Server
18 18 (1.16%) NetWeaver
19 16 (1.03%) Confluence
20 15 (0.97%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 143 (9.22%) MS Excel
2 49 (3.16%) MS Office
3 30 (1.93%) SPSS
4 18 (1.16%) PowerPivot
5 17 (1.10%) MS Project
6 14 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
7 10 (0.64%) Photoshop
8 6 (0.39%) MS Visio
9 5 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 59 (3.80%) RMDS
2 12 (0.77%) BASE24
3 11 (0.71%) Magento
4 8 (0.52%) TIBCO iProcess
4 8 (0.52%) Oracle 11i
4 8 (0.52%) BusinessWorks
5 7 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (0.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 5 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
6 5 (0.32%) VisionPLUS
6 5 (0.32%) INSURE/90
7 3 (0.19%) Exstream
7 3 (0.19%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 3 (0.19%) Cognos TM1
8 2 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.13%) Loan IQ
8 2 (0.13%) Temenos T24
8 2 (0.13%) Temenos Globus
8 2 (0.13%) Agresso
8 2 (0.13%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 51 (3.29%) Cloud Computing
2 46 (2.97%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (1.81%) SaaS
3 28 (1.81%) Amazon EC2
4 27 (1.74%) Amazon EMR
5 24 (1.55%) IBM PureFlex
6 18 (1.16%) PaaS
7 17 (1.10%) IaaS
8 12 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (0.32%) Heroku
10 4 (0.26%) Office 365
11 2 (0.13%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.064%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.064%) Taleo
12 1 (0.064%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 144 (9.28%) SAN
2 111 (7.16%) HTTP
3 85 (5.48%) LAN
4 84 (5.42%) Internet
5 81 (5.22%) WAN
6 78 (5.03%) TCP/IP
7 72 (4.64%) NAS
8 69 (4.45%) Fibre Channel
9 65 (4.19%) Multicast
9 65 (4.19%) FCoE
10 61 (3.93%) SSL
11 54 (3.48%) ATM
12 43 (2.77%) Firewall
13 32 (2.06%) FTP
14 22 (1.42%) SMS
15 21 (1.35%) DNS
16 18 (1.16%) VPN
17 17 (1.10%) LDAP
18 15 (0.97%) VoIP
18 15 (0.97%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 516 (33.27%) SQL Server
2 333 (21.47%) Relational Database
3 197 (12.70%) MySQL
3 197 (12.70%) RDBMS
4 150 (9.67%) Data Warehouse
5 97 (6.25%) Hadoop
6 90 (5.80%) Oracle Database
7 87 (5.61%) HBase
8 53 (3.42%) Oracle ODI
9 51 (3.29%) PostgreSQL
10 47 (3.03%) NoSQL
11 46 (2.97%) OLAP
12 43 (2.77%) MongoDB
12 43 (2.77%) Pentaho
13 40 (2.58%) DataStage
14 39 (2.51%) OLTP
15 38 (2.45%) Big Data
15 38 (2.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 34 (2.19%) Oracle OLAP
16 34 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 111 (7.16%) Subversion
2 85 (5.48%) Maven
3 51 (3.29%) Talend Open Studio
4 46 (2.97%) JUnit
4 46 (2.97%) Eclipse
5 43 (2.77%) Jenkins
6 41 (2.64%) Ant
7 39 (2.51%) LoadRunner
8 36 (2.32%) JIRA
9 28 (1.81%) ERwin
10 26 (1.68%) Git (software)
11 24 (1.55%) HP UFT
12 23 (1.48%) Toad
13 19 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
14 18 (1.16%) Selenium
15 16 (1.03%) Visual Studio
16 15 (0.97%) Rational Application Developer
17 14 (0.90%) Hudson
18 13 (0.84%) Oracle Forms
18 13 (0.84%) ClearCase
General
1 565 (36.43%) Finance
2 386 (24.89%) Banking
3 273 (17.60%) Retail
4 74 (4.77%) Telecoms
5 49 (3.16%) Retail Banking
6 44 (2.84%) Marketing
7 30 (1.93%) Front Office
8 27 (1.74%) Investment Banking
9 20 (1.29%) Billing
10 19 (1.23%) Back Office
11 13 (0.84%) Games
11 13 (0.84%) Polish Language
12 12 (0.77%) Private Banking
12 12 (0.77%) Financial Institution
13 10 (0.64%) Legal
13 10 (0.64%) German Language
14 8 (0.52%) French Language
14 8 (0.52%) Automotive
14 8 (0.52%) Advertising
14 8 (0.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 329 (21.21%) Developer
2 316 (20.37%) Architect
3 186 (11.99%) Consultant
4 181 (11.67%) Solutions Architect
5 152 (9.80%) Analyst
6 144 (9.28%) Java Developer
7 115 (7.41%) DBA
8 91 (5.87%) Infrastructure Architect
9 86 (5.54%) Administrator
10 77 (4.96%) Data Architect
10 77 (4.96%) Technical Specialist
11 75 (4.84%) Technical Consultant
12 65 (4.19%) Programmer
13 63 (4.06%) Lead Architect
14 56 (3.61%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
15 54 (3.48%) DB2 DBA
16 45 (2.90%) Senior Developer
17 43 (2.77%) Lead Solutions Architect
18 39 (2.51%) Support Analyst
19 38 (2.45%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 326 (21.02%) XML
2 287 (18.50%) HTML
3 246 (15.86%) Web Services
4 175 (11.28%) Middleware
5 166 (10.70%) WebSphere MQ
6 146 (9.41%) J2EE
7 116 (7.48%) Spring
8 109 (7.03%) CSS
9 97 (6.25%) .NET
10 90 (5.80%) XSLT
11 87 (5.61%) Java EE
12 85 (5.48%) WebSphere Message Broker
13 75 (4.84%) JSP
14 73 (4.71%) JMS
15 71 (4.58%) Rendezvous
16 69 (4.45%) SOAP
17 59 (3.80%) Ultra Messaging
18 55 (3.55%) ISPF
19 54 (3.48%) Struts
20 53 (3.42%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 355 (22.89%) Mainframe
2 312 (20.12%) Analytical Skills
3 109 (7.03%) Management Information System
4 96 (6.19%) Computer Science
5 64 (4.13%) Data Centre
6 63 (4.06%) Replication
7 62 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
7 62 (4.00%) IBM Mainframe
8 53 (3.42%) iSeries
9 49 (3.16%) AS400
10 44 (2.84%) EFT
11 41 (2.64%) VSAM
12 38 (2.45%) Data Integration
12 38 (2.45%) SWIFT
13 36 (2.32%) Data Structures
14 32 (2.06%) DataPower
15 31 (2.00%) N-Tier
16 28 (1.81%) Credit Risk
17 27 (1.74%) Clustering
18 24 (1.55%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 495 (31.91%) Linux
2 443 (28.56%) UNIX
3 331 (21.34%) Windows
4 198 (12.77%) Solaris
5 194 (12.51%) AIX
6 134 (8.64%) zOS
7 65 (4.19%) HPUX
8 43 (2.77%) SUSE
9 39 (2.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 35 (2.26%) MVS
10 35 (2.26%) VMS
11 25 (1.61%) OS/400
12 19 (1.23%) Android
13 13 (0.84%) Apple iOS
14 12 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
15 11 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
16 10 (0.64%) Debian
16 10 (0.64%) Windows XP
16 10 (0.64%) Windows 7
17 5 (0.32%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 295 (19.02%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (12.57%) SDLC
3 163 (10.51%) SOA
3 163 (10.51%) ETL
4 159 (10.25%) Performance Tuning
5 157 (10.12%) Mentoring
6 147 (9.48%) Business Intelligence
7 116 (7.48%) Migration
8 107 (6.90%) Coaching
9 91 (5.87%) Analytics
10 90 (5.80%) E-Commerce
10 90 (5.80%) Configuration Management
11 89 (5.74%) ITIL
12 81 (5.22%) Data Modelling
12 81 (5.22%) Data Management
13 80 (5.16%) Change Management
14 79 (5.09%) Software Engineering
15 75 (4.84%) Risk Management
16 74 (4.77%) Time Management
17 73 (4.71%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 736 (47.45%) SQL
2 693 (44.68%) Java
3 257 (16.57%) JavaScript
4 232 (14.96%) COBOL
5 179 (11.54%) Perl
6 144 (9.28%) JCL
7 82 (5.29%) Python
7 82 (5.29%) C#
8 50 (3.22%) RPG
9 49 (3.16%) C++
9 49 (3.16%) Bash Shell
10 47 (3.03%) PHP
11 40 (2.58%) Shell Script
12 39 (2.51%) C
13 37 (2.39%) PL/SQL
14 34 (2.19%) VB
15 29 (1.87%) REXX
15 29 (1.87%) R
16 28 (1.81%) Ruby
17 24 (1.55%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 169 (10.90%) Degree
2 29 (1.87%) ITIL Certification
3 18 (1.16%) Sun Certification
4 16 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (0.90%) MCSE
5 14 (0.90%) CCNA
5 14 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (0.64%) ISEB
7 7 (0.45%) Security Cleared
7 7 (0.45%) Brainbench
8 6 (0.39%) OCPJP
9 5 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (0.26%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.19%) CISSP
11 3 (0.19%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.19%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.19%) CISMP
12 2 (0.13%) MCITP
12 2 (0.13%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 137 (8.83%) QA
2 44 (2.84%) SLA
3 25 (1.61%) Data Quality
4 13 (0.84%) ISO 8583
5 3 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.13%) EMIR
7 1 (0.064%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.064%) COBIT
7 1 (0.064%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 75 (4.84%) Oracle RAC
2 65 (4.19%) NFS
2 65 (4.19%) SRDF
3 52 (3.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 48 (3.09%) RACF
5 28 (1.81%) Apache Flume
6 27 (1.74%) ACF2
7 25 (1.61%) Hyper-V
8 24 (1.55%) KVM
9 19 (1.23%) vSphere
10 13 (0.84%) Active Directory
11 7 (0.45%) Tivoli Directory Server
12 5 (0.32%) PowerHA
12 5 (0.32%) Samba
12 5 (0.32%) Docker
12 5 (0.32%) Oracle Clusterware
13 4 (0.26%) VMware ESX
14 2 (0.13%) Platform Symphony
14 2 (0.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 2 (0.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 95 (6.13%) Tivoli
2 46 (2.97%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (1.87%) CA Endevor
4 22 (1.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 22 (1.42%) Oracle RMAN
5 20 (1.29%) Puppet
6 19 (1.23%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 15 (0.97%) TeamSite
8 10 (0.64%) Control-M
9 9 (0.58%) Data Guard
10 7 (0.45%) OMEGAMON
11 6 (0.39%) ARCserve
11 6 (0.39%) Legato
11 6 (0.39%) Tivoli Identity Manager
11 6 (0.39%) SnapMirror
11 6 (0.39%) SnapVault
12 5 (0.32%) Oracle Flashback
13 4 (0.26%) Ansible
13 4 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
14 3 (0.19%) Oozie
Vendors
1 874 (56.35%) Oracle
2 540 (34.82%) IBM
3 189 (12.19%) Microsoft
4 188 (12.12%) Sybase
5 132 (8.51%) HP
6 130 (8.38%) EMC
7 114 (7.35%) Cisco
8 105 (6.77%) Informatica
9 96 (6.19%) NetApp
10 95 (6.13%) SAP
11 93 (6.00%) TIBCO
12 78 (5.03%) Teradata
13 66 (4.26%) Netezza
14 64 (4.13%) Business Objects
15 61 (3.93%) DataSynapse
16 59 (3.80%) VMware
16 59 (3.80%) Intel
17 54 (3.48%) Red Hat
18 51 (3.29%) Talend
19 46 (2.97%) Cognos
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + bonus, 25 days, pension
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 16 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
IBM
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
JPS Selection
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 15% bonus + Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Scunthorpe, South Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 2 days ago
England
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
GreySpark
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - £60k + performance bonus+ pension+ healthcare and more.
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago