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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 353 381 324
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -57
Permanent jobs citing DB2 812 797 907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.73% 0.66% 0.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.37% 2.11% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 502 597 631
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,850 £39,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £74,850 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.09%

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
34243 37736 35883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.95% 31.43% 31.95%
Number of salaries quoted 28950 32016 31027
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +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 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +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 24 April 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 24 April 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
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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 +24 765 £52,500 +5.00% 58
London +63 369 £65,000 +13.04% 35
South East -28 135 £50,000 -1.47% 6
City of London +70 68 £52,500 -2.77% 8
East of England -34 56 £46,250 -2.63% 1
East Midlands +54 53 £47,500 +11.76% 9
North West +6 48 £48,750 +14.70% 3
Nottingham +31 44 £47,500 +35.71% 4
Nottinghamshire +29 44 £47,500 +35.71% 4
South West 0 40 £50,000 -
Scotland +23 37 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Berkshire 0 37 £48,750 -7.14% 2
East Sussex +12 29 £50,000 - 1
Hertfordshire -34 29 £71,250 +23.91% 1
West Midlands -4 28 £52,500 +34.61% 1
Edinburgh +32 27 £55,750 +23.88% 1
Hampshire -16 25 £48,500 +14.11%
Birmingham +9 23 £52,500 +32.91% 1
Watford +7 23 - -
Manchester -7 21 £34,000 -22.72%
Cheshire +22 18 £53,000 +24.70%
Reading +4 18 £47,500 +13.09%
West Sussex -13 18 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Yorkshire -19 18 £34,000 -24.44% 2
Essex +15 16 £50,000 -
Brighton - 15 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire -8 14 £34,000 -21.38%
Somerset - 11 £70,000 -
Warrington - 11 £53,000 -
Taunton - 11 £70,000 -

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 853 (56.75%) Oracle
2 687 (45.71%) SQL
3 625 (41.58%) Java
4 568 (37.79%) IBM
5 554 (36.86%) Finance
6 510 (33.93%) SQL Server
7 469 (31.20%) Linux
8 467 (31.07%) WebSphere
9 386 (25.68%) UNIX
10 337 (22.42%) Windows
11 334 (22.22%) Banking
12 321 (21.36%) Mainframe
13 299 (19.89%) Agile Software Development
14 292 (19.43%) Relational Database
15 291 (19.36%) XML
16 251 (16.70%) HTML
17 248 (16.50%) Retail
18 246 (16.37%) JavaScript
18 246 (16.37%) WebSphere Application Server
19 242 (16.10%) Analytical Skills
20 222 (14.77%) Web Services
21 210 (13.97%) Microsoft
22 206 (13.71%) AIX
23 197 (13.11%) J2EE
24 196 (13.04%) COBOL
25 191 (12.71%) Solaris
26 186 (12.38%) Middleware
27 183 (12.18%) MySQL
27 183 (12.18%) Degree
28 182 (12.11%) Sybase

DB2
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 467 (31.07%) WebSphere
2 246 (16.37%) WebSphere Application Server
3 167 (11.11%) Tomcat
4 157 (10.45%) CICS
5 149 (9.91%) WebLogic
6 142 (9.45%) JBoss
7 138 (9.18%) Apache
8 108 (7.19%) IIS
9 106 (7.05%) MQSeries
10 54 (3.59%) Oracle Coherence
11 50 (3.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 46 (3.06%) SharePoint
13 41 (2.73%) SAS
14 40 (2.66%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
15 33 (2.20%) IBM HTTP Server
16 23 (1.53%) WebSphere Process Server
17 20 (1.33%) Apache Solr
18 14 (0.93%) CMS
19 12 (0.80%) IBM Notes
20 11 (0.73%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 117 (7.78%) MS Excel
2 48 (3.19%) MS Office
3 15 (1.00%) SPSS
4 11 (0.73%) PowerPivot
5 7 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.33%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.067%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.067%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 47 (3.13%) RMDS
2 17 (1.13%) Cognos TM1
2 17 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 15 (1.00%) Magento
4 13 (0.86%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 11 (0.73%) TIBCO iProcess
5 11 (0.73%) BusinessWorks
6 7 (0.47%) BASE24
6 7 (0.47%) Hyperion Planning
7 6 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
7 6 (0.40%) Oracle 11i
7 6 (0.40%) SAP CRM
8 5 (0.33%) Agresso
9 4 (0.27%) SAP HR
9 4 (0.27%) SAP FI/CO
9 4 (0.27%) SAP R/3
9 4 (0.27%) SAP FI
9 4 (0.27%) Exstream
9 4 (0.27%) SAP CO
9 4 (0.27%) SAP LE
Cloud Services
1 43 (2.86%) SaaS
2 32 (2.13%) PaaS
3 31 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
4 30 (2.00%) IaaS
5 24 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (0.67%) Amazon EMR
6 10 (0.67%) Office 365
6 10 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.067%) Taleo
8 1 (0.067%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 140 (9.31%) SAN
2 116 (7.72%) HTTP
3 81 (5.39%) LAN
4 74 (4.92%) WAN
5 73 (4.86%) TCP/IP
6 56 (3.73%) NAS
7 54 (3.59%) Fibre Channel
7 54 (3.59%) SSL
8 50 (3.33%) Multicast
8 50 (3.33%) FCoE
9 44 (2.93%) Firewall
10 42 (2.79%) Internet
11 33 (2.20%) FTP
12 29 (1.93%) VPN
13 23 (1.53%) VoIP
13 23 (1.53%) MPLS
13 23 (1.53%) Unified Communications
14 22 (1.46%) SMS
15 18 (1.20%) DNS
16 15 (1.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 510 (33.93%) SQL Server
2 292 (19.43%) Relational Database
3 183 (12.18%) MySQL
4 172 (11.44%) RDBMS
5 169 (11.24%) Data Warehouse
6 86 (5.72%) Oracle Database
7 68 (4.52%) Hadoop
8 60 (3.99%) OLAP
9 58 (3.86%) HBase
10 56 (3.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 51 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 49 (3.26%) DataStage
13 48 (3.19%) Oracle OLAP
13 48 (3.19%) Oracle ODI
14 45 (2.99%) Ingres
15 44 (2.93%) OLTP
16 40 (2.66%) PostgreSQL
17 39 (2.59%) DB2 UDB
17 39 (2.59%) Oracle Exadata
18 35 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 78 (5.19%) Subversion
2 73 (4.86%) Maven
3 49 (3.26%) Ant
4 44 (2.93%) JUnit
5 38 (2.53%) Jenkins
6 36 (2.40%) Git (software)
7 35 (2.33%) Eclipse
8 26 (1.73%) LoadRunner
9 25 (1.66%) Toad
10 24 (1.60%) JIRA
10 24 (1.60%) Talend Open Studio
11 22 (1.46%) ERwin
12 21 (1.40%) Mockito
13 19 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
13 19 (1.26%) QuickTest Pro
14 18 (1.20%) Visual Studio
15 13 (0.86%) Oracle Forms
16 11 (0.73%) JMeter
17 9 (0.60%) ClearCase
17 9 (0.60%) Selenium
General
1 554 (36.86%) Finance
2 334 (22.22%) Banking
3 248 (16.50%) Retail
4 57 (3.79%) Telecoms
5 41 (2.73%) Marketing
6 37 (2.46%) Investment Banking
7 33 (2.20%) Front Office
8 31 (2.06%) Retail Banking
9 22 (1.46%) Billing
9 22 (1.46%) Back Office
9 22 (1.46%) Financial Institution
10 12 (0.80%) Automotive
11 11 (0.73%) Games
12 9 (0.60%) Polish Language
12 9 (0.60%) German Language
12 9 (0.60%) Publishing
12 9 (0.60%) Music Industry
13 6 (0.40%) Legal
13 6 (0.40%) Manufacturing
13 6 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 320 (21.29%) Architect
2 291 (19.36%) Developer
3 183 (12.18%) Solutions Architect
4 142 (9.45%) Analyst
5 132 (8.78%) Consultant
6 118 (7.85%) Java Developer
7 112 (7.45%) DBA
8 97 (6.45%) Administrator
9 84 (5.59%) Infrastructure Architect
10 64 (4.26%) Technical Consultant
10 64 (4.26%) Lead Architect
11 55 (3.66%) Technical Specialist
12 51 (3.39%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
13 46 (3.06%) Support Analyst
13 46 (3.06%) Data Architect
14 45 (2.99%) Lead Solutions Architect
15 42 (2.79%) Applications Support
16 41 (2.73%) Programmer
17 40 (2.66%) Senior Developer
18 39 (2.59%) DB2 DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 291 (19.36%) XML
2 251 (16.70%) HTML
3 222 (14.77%) Web Services
4 197 (13.11%) J2EE
5 186 (12.38%) Middleware
6 148 (9.85%) Spring
7 134 (8.92%) WebSphere MQ
8 126 (8.38%) CSS
9 99 (6.59%) .NET
10 98 (6.52%) JSP
11 92 (6.12%) Java EE
12 87 (5.79%) XSLT
13 84 (5.59%) JMS
14 80 (5.32%) WebSphere Message Broker
15 65 (4.32%) jQuery
15 65 (4.32%) JDBC
16 64 (4.26%) Struts
17 63 (4.19%) Hibernate
18 59 (3.93%) Rendezvous
18 59 (3.93%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 321 (21.36%) Mainframe
2 242 (16.10%) Analytical Skills
3 149 (9.91%) Management Information System
4 81 (5.39%) Computer Science
5 66 (4.39%) iSeries
6 57 (3.79%) Enterprise Software
7 55 (3.66%) Open Source
7 55 (3.66%) AS400
8 52 (3.46%) Replication
8 52 (3.46%) IBM Mainframe
9 43 (2.86%) Clustering
10 38 (2.53%) VSAM
11 35 (2.33%) Data Integration
11 35 (2.33%) DataPower
12 34 (2.26%) Data Structures
13 33 (2.20%) N-Tier
14 32 (2.13%) SWIFT
15 31 (2.06%) Mobile App
16 29 (1.93%) FlexPod
17 28 (1.86%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 469 (31.20%) Linux
2 386 (25.68%) UNIX
3 337 (22.42%) Windows
4 206 (13.71%) AIX
5 191 (12.71%) Solaris
6 115 (7.65%) zOS
7 75 (4.99%) HPUX
8 62 (4.13%) SUSE
9 49 (3.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 44 (2.93%) VMS
11 30 (2.00%) OS/400
12 22 (1.46%) MVS
12 22 (1.46%) Android
12 22 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
13 18 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
14 14 (0.93%) Debian
14 14 (0.93%) Apple iOS
15 9 (0.60%) Windows 7
15 9 (0.60%) Windows XP
16 5 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 299 (19.89%) Agile Software Development
2 174 (11.58%) ETL
3 168 (11.18%) Mentoring
4 148 (9.85%) Performance Tuning
5 143 (9.51%) Business Intelligence
6 134 (8.92%) E-Commerce
7 133 (8.85%) ITIL
8 116 (7.72%) SOA
9 98 (6.52%) Migration
10 96 (6.39%) Coaching
11 81 (5.39%) TOGAF
12 78 (5.19%) Stakeholder Management
13 76 (5.06%) Data Management
14 75 (4.99%) Scrum
15 73 (4.86%) Time Management
16 70 (4.66%) Data Modelling
17 68 (4.52%) Project Management
18 66 (4.39%) Validation
18 66 (4.39%) Unit Testing
19 63 (4.19%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 687 (45.71%) SQL
2 625 (41.58%) Java
3 246 (16.37%) JavaScript
4 196 (13.04%) COBOL
5 146 (9.71%) Perl
6 103 (6.85%) JCL
7 93 (6.19%) C#
8 63 (4.19%) Python
9 57 (3.79%) Shell Script
10 56 (3.73%) Bash Shell
11 52 (3.46%) PL/SQL
11 52 (3.46%) RPG
12 31 (2.06%) PHP
13 30 (2.00%) C++
14 25 (1.66%) PowerShell
14 25 (1.66%) PL/1
15 24 (1.60%) C
16 23 (1.53%) NATURAL
17 19 (1.26%) Assembly Language
18 17 (1.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 183 (12.18%) Degree
2 39 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (1.93%) MCSE
4 26 (1.73%) ITIL Certification
5 23 (1.53%) ISEB
5 23 (1.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 22 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (1.46%) CCNA
7 12 (0.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 11 (0.73%) MCITP
9 9 (0.60%) Security Cleared
9 9 (0.60%) MCDBA
9 9 (0.60%) MCP
9 9 (0.60%) MCSD
9 9 (0.60%) Sun Certification
10 8 (0.53%) IBM Certification
11 7 (0.47%) SC Cleared
12 6 (0.40%) OCPJP
12 6 (0.40%) PMI Certification
13 5 (0.33%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (7.72%) QA
2 48 (3.19%) SLA
3 21 (1.40%) ISO 8583
4 20 (1.33%) Data Quality
5 11 (0.73%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.40%) EMIR
6 6 (0.40%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (0.20%) COBIT
8 1 (0.067%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 76 (5.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (3.99%) Oracle RAC
3 50 (3.33%) SRDF
3 50 (3.33%) NFS
4 42 (2.79%) RACF
5 34 (2.26%) vSphere
5 34 (2.26%) Hyper-V
6 33 (2.20%) KVM
7 29 (1.93%) ACF2
8 18 (1.20%) Active Directory
9 11 (0.73%) Apache Flume
10 9 (0.60%) Tivoli Directory Server
11 7 (0.47%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 5 (0.33%) Samba
12 5 (0.33%) PowerHA
12 5 (0.33%) Oracle Clusterware
13 3 (0.20%) Xen
14 2 (0.13%) VMware ESX
14 2 (0.13%) Firmware
14 2 (0.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 100 (6.65%) Tivoli
2 29 (1.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 28 (1.86%) Oracle RMAN
4 26 (1.73%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 21 (1.40%) CA Endevor
5 21 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
6 19 (1.26%) TeamSite
7 12 (0.80%) Puppet
8 9 (0.60%) Data Guard
9 7 (0.47%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
9 7 (0.47%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 7 (0.47%) Tivoli NetView
10 6 (0.40%) OMEGAMON
11 5 (0.33%) ARCserve
11 5 (0.33%) Legato
11 5 (0.33%) Ansible
11 5 (0.33%) Oracle Flashback
12 3 (0.20%) Oozie
13 2 (0.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 2 (0.13%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 853 (56.75%) Oracle
2 568 (37.79%) IBM
3 210 (13.97%) Microsoft
4 182 (12.11%) Sybase
5 166 (11.04%) HP
6 124 (8.25%) EMC
7 104 (6.92%) Cisco
7 104 (6.92%) TIBCO
8 97 (6.45%) SAP
9 89 (5.92%) Informatica
10 88 (5.85%) VMware
11 85 (5.66%) NetApp
12 74 (4.92%) Business Objects
13 72 (4.79%) Red Hat
14 69 (4.59%) Teradata
15 53 (3.53%) Cognos
16 50 (3.33%) Intel
17 49 (3.26%) DataSynapse
18 45 (2.99%) Symantec
19 44 (2.93%) Netezza
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £65k + share options
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + share options
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £65000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glossop, Derbyshire
Proteus Europe
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: Yesterday
Gatwick, West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bexhill-on-sea, Sussex
Hastings Direct
Salary: Bonus, Car Allw., Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus (10-20%), Health, Pension, S
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £39200 per annum + Bonus, Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 55k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £85,000 to £125,000 per annum bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago