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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 346 358 318
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -40
Permanent jobs citing DB2 875 709 928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.75% 0.66% 0.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.42% 2.10% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 653 518 642
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.39%

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
36226 33693 36282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.92% 31.42% 30.95%
Number of salaries quoted 30604 29098 31928
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 £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +30 832 £50,000 - 57
London +58 371 £55,000 -8.33% 24
South East -30 163 £52,500 +5.00% 3
North West +27 94 £55,000 +57.14% 13
East of England -22 83 £50,000 +42.85% 3
City of London -32 83 £50,000 -16.66% 9
Berkshire +6 56 £55,000 -
Hampshire +5 53 £50,000 +3.09% 2
Hertfordshire -23 51 £65,000 +67.74%
Cheshire +17 46 £55,500 +0.90% 2
West Midlands -5 45 £35,000 -12.50% 6
South West +24 44 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Manchester +16 42 £55,000 +80.32% 11
Scotland -12 32 £35,000 -26.31%
Portsmouth -17 30 £50,250 +3.60%
Watford -20 28 £65,000 -
East Midlands -10 26 £39,500 +21.53% 1
Reading -2 25 £65,000 +8.33%
West Sussex +10 21 £60,000 +46.34% 1
Gloucestershire - 21 £45,000 -
Coventry +11 20 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Horsham - 20 £60,000 - 1
Knutsford +12 18 £57,500 -4.16%
Wiltshire +7 17 £45,750 -3.68%
Swindon - 17 £45,750 -
Maidenhead - 15 £50,000 -
Cambridgeshire +8 14 £41,500 +18.57% 1
Nottingham -4 14 £62,500 +106.61%
Nottinghamshire -8 14 £62,500 +104.91% 1
Buckinghamshire +3 13 £50,000 +20.48%

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 927 (56.70%) Oracle
2 773 (47.28%) SQL
3 701 (42.87%) Java
4 619 (37.86%) SQL Server
5 530 (32.42%) Linux
6 525 (32.11%) IBM
7 514 (31.44%) Finance
8 512 (31.31%) UNIX
9 399 (24.40%) Windows
10 366 (22.39%) Relational Database
11 364 (22.26%) WebSphere
12 316 (19.33%) J2EE
13 296 (18.10%) XML
14 295 (18.04%) Banking
15 273 (16.70%) Sybase
16 257 (15.72%) Mainframe
17 243 (14.86%) WebSphere Application Server
18 237 (14.50%) AIX
19 233 (14.25%) Data Warehouse
20 228 (13.94%) Web Services
21 224 (13.70%) MySQL
22 223 (13.64%) Microsoft
23 216 (13.21%) JavaScript
24 212 (12.97%) Business Intelligence
25 210 (12.84%) RDBMS
26 189 (11.56%) QA
27 187 (11.44%) HTML
28 174 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
29 170 (10.40%) Perl
29 170 (10.40%) Degree

DB2
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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
1 364 (22.26%) WebSphere
2 243 (14.86%) WebSphere Application Server
3 138 (8.44%) CICS
4 131 (8.01%) WebLogic
5 97 (5.93%) MQSeries
6 95 (5.81%) Tomcat
7 76 (4.65%) Apache
8 60 (3.67%) IIS
9 49 (3.00%) IBM HTTP Server
10 38 (2.32%) SAS
11 36 (2.20%) NetWeaver
12 35 (2.14%) Oracle Coherence
13 31 (1.90%) FileNet
14 29 (1.77%) nginx
15 27 (1.65%) IBM Notes
16 24 (1.47%) WebSphere Portal
17 23 (1.41%) WebSphere Process Server
18 19 (1.16%) CMS
18 19 (1.16%) SharePoint
19 18 (1.10%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 92 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 74 (4.53%) MS Office
3 22 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
4 8 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.43%) SPSS
6 5 (0.31%) MS Project
7 1 (0.061%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 30 (1.83%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 20 (1.22%) Oracle BPM
3 18 (1.10%) BusinessWorks
4 15 (0.92%) INSURE/90
5 14 (0.86%) BASE24
6 12 (0.73%) Google Analytics
7 10 (0.61%) Maximo
8 9 (0.55%) VisionPLUS
9 7 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 6 (0.37%) TIBCO iProcess
10 6 (0.37%) Tridion
11 5 (0.31%) Magento
11 5 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
12 4 (0.24%) assyst
12 4 (0.24%) Temenos T24
12 4 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
12 4 (0.24%) SAP GRC
12 4 (0.24%) SAP CRM
12 4 (0.24%) SAP R/3
12 4 (0.24%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 27 (1.65%) SaaS
2 12 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.061%) PaaS
4 1 (0.061%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.061%) Force.com
4 1 (0.061%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.061%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 66 (4.04%) HTTP
2 54 (3.30%) SAN
3 51 (3.12%) WAN
4 48 (2.94%) LAN
5 46 (2.81%) Internet
6 40 (2.45%) FTP
7 32 (1.96%) NetScaler
8 31 (1.90%) TCP/IP
9 28 (1.71%) BIG-IP
9 28 (1.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 27 (1.65%) DNS
11 24 (1.47%) LDAP
12 22 (1.35%) SSL
13 19 (1.16%) 3G
14 18 (1.10%) SNMP
15 16 (0.98%) Firewall
16 11 (0.67%) ATM
17 10 (0.61%) NAS
18 9 (0.55%) AMQP
19 6 (0.37%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 619 (37.86%) SQL Server
2 366 (22.39%) Relational Database
3 233 (14.25%) Data Warehouse
4 224 (13.70%) MySQL
5 210 (12.84%) RDBMS
6 119 (7.28%) Oracle Database
7 81 (4.95%) Oracle ODI
8 76 (4.65%) Oracle Exadata
9 72 (4.40%) Big Data
10 71 (4.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 65 (3.98%) DataStage
12 63 (3.85%) OLAP
13 59 (3.61%) Oracle OLAP
14 55 (3.36%) Hadoop
15 51 (3.12%) OLTP
16 50 (3.06%) MongoDB
17 49 (3.00%) NoSQL
17 49 (3.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 42 (2.57%) Mahout
19 39 (2.39%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 99 (6.06%) JUnit
1 99 (6.06%) Eclipse
2 60 (3.67%) Maven
3 52 (3.18%) Subversion
4 46 (2.81%) Ant
5 44 (2.69%) JIRA
6 41 (2.51%) Selenium
7 32 (1.96%) Talend Open Studio
7 32 (1.96%) Rational Application Developer
8 27 (1.65%) QuickTest Pro
9 24 (1.47%) SoapUI
10 23 (1.41%) Mockito
11 22 (1.35%) Toad
12 19 (1.16%) Visual Studio
13 18 (1.10%) ClearCase
13 18 (1.10%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
13 18 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 18 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
13 18 (1.10%) Bitbucket
14 16 (0.98%) Git (software)
General
1 514 (31.44%) Finance
2 295 (18.04%) Banking
3 169 (10.34%) Retail
4 60 (3.67%) Back Office
5 59 (3.61%) Front Office
6 56 (3.43%) Manufacturing
7 52 (3.18%) Telecoms
8 44 (2.69%) Games
8 44 (2.69%) Marketing
9 30 (1.83%) Music Industry
10 25 (1.53%) Investment Banking
11 24 (1.47%) Advertising
12 21 (1.28%) French Language
13 20 (1.22%) Financial Institution
14 18 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
15 12 (0.73%) German Language
16 6 (0.37%) Retail Banking
17 5 (0.31%) Legal
18 4 (0.24%) Spanish Language
18 4 (0.24%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 491 (30.03%) Developer
2 257 (15.72%) Java Developer
3 218 (13.33%) Analyst
4 202 (12.35%) Architect
5 135 (8.26%) Senior Developer
6 128 (7.83%) Administrator
7 103 (6.30%) DBA
8 87 (5.32%) Consultant
9 84 (5.14%) Senior Java Developer
10 80 (4.89%) Support Analyst
11 61 (3.73%) Data Architect
12 59 (3.61%) Support Engineer
13 58 (3.55%) DB2 DBA
14 56 (3.43%) Programmer
15 49 (3.00%) Solutions Architect
16 48 (2.94%) Applications Support
17 47 (2.87%) Technical Specialist
18 44 (2.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
19 43 (2.63%) Data Warehouse Developer
19 43 (2.63%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 316 (19.33%) J2EE
2 296 (18.10%) XML
3 228 (13.94%) Web Services
4 187 (11.44%) HTML
5 162 (9.91%) Spring
6 132 (8.07%) Ajax
7 124 (7.58%) JSP
8 121 (7.40%) CSS
9 120 (7.34%) JMS
10 113 (6.91%) .NET
11 106 (6.48%) Servlets
12 96 (5.87%) JDBC
13 95 (5.81%) Middleware
14 92 (5.63%) Hibernate
15 90 (5.50%) Java EE
15 90 (5.50%) SOAP
16 82 (5.02%) Struts
17 65 (3.98%) XSLT
18 63 (3.85%) JSF
18 63 (3.85%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 257 (15.72%) Mainframe
2 97 (5.93%) Computer Science
3 76 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 68 (4.16%) Clustering
5 51 (3.12%) Enterprise Software
6 49 (3.00%) Open Source
7 42 (2.57%) HACMP
8 40 (2.45%) Visualisation
9 39 (2.39%) Data Integration
10 38 (2.32%) Replication
11 37 (2.26%) IBM Mainframe
12 33 (2.02%) Derivative
13 32 (1.96%) VSAM
14 31 (1.90%) DataPower
15 29 (1.77%) PKI
16 26 (1.59%) Online Games
17 24 (1.47%) Equities
18 23 (1.41%) AS400
19 17 (1.04%) iPad
20 15 (0.92%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 530 (32.42%) Linux
2 512 (31.31%) UNIX
3 399 (24.40%) Windows
4 237 (14.50%) AIX
5 135 (8.26%) Solaris
6 99 (6.06%) zOS
7 66 (4.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 60 (3.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 56 (3.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 32 (1.96%) CentOS
10 32 (1.96%) HPUX
11 30 (1.83%) Ubuntu
12 22 (1.35%) Android
13 19 (1.16%) SUSE
14 16 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
15 11 (0.67%) Apple iOS
15 11 (0.67%) OS/400
16 6 (0.37%) MVS
16 6 (0.37%) Windows 7
17 5 (0.31%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (12.97%) Business Intelligence
2 174 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
3 160 (9.79%) ITIL
4 158 (9.66%) ETL
5 135 (8.26%) Change Management
5 135 (8.26%) Scrum
6 132 (8.07%) E-Commerce
7 113 (6.91%) OO
7 113 (6.91%) Software Engineering
8 110 (6.73%) TDD
9 107 (6.54%) Performance Tuning
10 104 (6.36%) Analytics
11 103 (6.30%) SOA
12 98 (5.99%) Project Management
13 95 (5.81%) UML
14 92 (5.63%) Data Modelling
15 86 (5.26%) MVC
16 85 (5.20%) Migration
17 84 (5.14%) Unit Testing
18 75 (4.59%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 773 (47.28%) SQL
2 701 (42.87%) Java
3 216 (13.21%) JavaScript
4 170 (10.40%) Perl
5 120 (7.34%) Shell Script
6 108 (6.61%) COBOL
7 105 (6.42%) C#
7 105 (6.42%) Bash Shell
8 99 (6.06%) Python
9 57 (3.49%) JCL
10 49 (3.00%) RPG
11 48 (2.94%) C++
12 46 (2.81%) PL/SQL
13 45 (2.75%) T-SQL
13 45 (2.75%) Ruby
14 42 (2.57%) RPG IV
15 40 (2.45%) Korn
16 29 (1.77%) ABAP
17 28 (1.71%) PHP
18 21 (1.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 170 (10.40%) Degree
2 22 (1.35%) ISEB
3 14 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
4 11 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (0.67%) HND
5 10 (0.61%) MCSE
5 10 (0.61%) PhD
6 7 (0.43%) Security Cleared
6 7 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (0.37%) SC Cleared
7 6 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 6 (0.37%) Sun Certification
7 6 (0.37%) PMI Certification
7 6 (0.37%) IBM Certification
8 5 (0.31%) SAP Certification
8 5 (0.31%) CCA
8 5 (0.31%) MCITP
9 4 (0.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (0.24%) CCNA
9 4 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 189 (11.56%) QA
2 49 (3.00%) SLA
3 32 (1.96%) ISO 8583
4 22 (1.35%) ISO 9001
5 17 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 15 (0.92%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.18%) COBIT
8 1 (0.061%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 1 (0.061%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.061%) HIPAA
System Software
1 101 (6.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 56 (3.43%) Oracle RAC
3 43 (2.63%) KVM
3 43 (2.63%) HDFS
4 35 (2.14%) RACF
5 34 (2.08%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 34 (2.08%) Apache Flume
6 31 (1.90%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 29 (1.77%) Xen
8 19 (1.16%) Active Directory
9 15 (0.92%) Oracle RMAN
9 15 (0.92%) Hyper-V
10 13 (0.80%) VMware ESX
11 7 (0.43%) ACF2
11 7 (0.43%) vSphere
12 6 (0.37%) XenApp
13 5 (0.31%) PowerHA
14 4 (0.24%) Tivoli Directory Server
14 4 (0.24%) NFS
14 4 (0.24%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 97 (5.93%) Tivoli
2 44 (2.69%) Puppet
3 34 (2.08%) Ambari
3 34 (2.08%) Oozie
3 34 (2.08%) Ansible
4 30 (1.83%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
4 30 (1.83%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 30 (1.83%) Tivoli NetView
4 30 (1.83%) Nagios
5 29 (1.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 29 (1.77%) Salt
6 28 (1.71%) CFEngine
6 28 (1.71%) ZABBIX
6 28 (1.71%) Cacti
7 23 (1.41%) CA Endevor
8 16 (0.98%) Data Guard
9 14 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
10 12 (0.73%) TIBCO Hawk
11 10 (0.61%) Control-M
12 6 (0.37%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 927 (56.70%) Oracle
2 525 (32.11%) IBM
3 273 (16.70%) Sybase
4 223 (13.64%) Microsoft
5 135 (8.26%) JBoss
6 111 (6.79%) VMware
7 94 (5.75%) SAP
8 87 (5.32%) Teradata
9 77 (4.71%) Red Hat
10 68 (4.16%) Informatica
11 66 (4.04%) Netezza
12 65 (3.98%) TIBCO
13 64 (3.91%) Cisco
13 64 (3.91%) HP
13 64 (3.91%) Cognos
14 61 (3.73%) Intel
15 50 (3.06%) Business Objects
16 45 (2.75%) Citrix
17 42 (2.57%) EMC
17 42 (2.57%) NetApp
City, London
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum £40k base + 20% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + including bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
boohoo.com
Posted: 12 hours ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
UK
JPS Selection
Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: From £47,127 to £60,239 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Catterick Garrison, North Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Environment
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
techfolk Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
techfolk Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive salary & package
Posted: 3 days ago