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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 386 353 348
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -5
Permanent jobs citing DB2 702 765 805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.66% 0.75% 0.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.21% 2.35% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 493 577 533
Average salary £54,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%

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
31731 32609 36157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 29.97% 31.79% 33.05%
Number of salaries quoted 27291 27655 32143
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -23 674 £54,500 +9.00% 80
London +21 311 £65,000 +8.33% 49
South East -74 108 £50,000 -9.09% 3
East of England +27 107 £60,000 +20.00% 4
City of London +40 81 £57,500 +17.94% 11
Hertfordshire +13 77 £75,000 +25.00% 4
North West -29 59 £52,500 +10.52% 3
Watford 0 52 £65,000 - 2
Berkshire -8 47 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Cheshire +24 36 £52,500 +16.66%
Reading +15 33 £47,500 +5.55%
East Midlands +26 28 £38,800 -12.31%
Scotland -3 26 £35,000 -17.64% 7
Hampshire -37 24 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Nottinghamshire +24 22 £25,000 -23.07%
Nottingham +22 22 £25,000 -23.07%
South West -9 22 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Essex - 21 £50,000 -
Yorkshire -48 20 £35,000 -26.31% 12
Rickmansworth -2 17 £75,000 +20.00%
Manchester -56 17 £52,500 +16.66% 1
East Sussex -4 16 £55,000 -
West Yorkshire -36 16 £37,500 -21.05% 12
Edinburgh +7 15 £42,500 -2.85% 5
Warrington +19 13 £53,000 +17.77%
West Midlands -12 13 £46,250 +38.05% 1
Bexhill-On-Sea 0 11 - -
Basingstoke -5 10 £70,000 -
Bristol +2 9 £35,000 -50.00% 1
Leeds -33 9 £40,000 -17.94% 5

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 898 (61.30%) Oracle
2 686 (46.83%) SQL
3 604 (41.23%) Java
4 585 (39.93%) IBM
5 572 (39.04%) SQL Server
6 530 (36.18%) Finance
7 491 (33.52%) Linux
8 416 (28.40%) UNIX
9 413 (28.19%) WebSphere
10 348 (23.75%) Windows
11 312 (21.30%) Relational Database
12 289 (19.73%) Agile Software Development
13 280 (19.11%) J2EE
14 262 (17.88%) Banking
15 255 (17.41%) JavaScript
16 253 (17.27%) Mainframe
17 244 (16.66%) XML
18 236 (16.11%) Analytical Skills
19 235 (16.04%) HTML
19 235 (16.04%) Microsoft
20 226 (15.43%) WebSphere Application Server
21 207 (14.13%) AIX
22 198 (13.52%) Web Services
23 188 (12.83%) E-Commerce
24 184 (12.56%) ETL
25 183 (12.49%) Sybase
26 180 (12.29%) Retail
27 175 (11.95%) Degree
27 175 (11.95%) Tomcat
28 171 (11.67%) Data Warehouse

DB2
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 413 (28.19%) WebSphere
2 226 (15.43%) WebSphere Application Server
3 175 (11.95%) Tomcat
4 169 (11.54%) WebLogic
5 141 (9.62%) CICS
6 125 (8.53%) JBoss
7 102 (6.96%) MQSeries
8 98 (6.69%) Apache
9 91 (6.21%) IIS
10 77 (5.26%) IBM HTTP Server
11 47 (3.21%) SAS
12 33 (2.25%) Oracle Coherence
13 32 (2.18%) SharePoint
14 31 (2.12%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 23 (1.57%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
16 22 (1.50%) WebSphere Process Server
17 20 (1.37%) Apache Solr
18 18 (1.23%) TeamSite
19 16 (1.09%) CMS
20 14 (0.96%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 84 (5.73%) MS Excel
2 66 (4.51%) MS Office
3 19 (1.30%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (0.41%) SPSS
5 5 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.27%) MS Project
7 3 (0.20%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.20%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.068%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 25 (1.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 18 (1.23%) RMDS
2 18 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (1.09%) Cognos TM1
4 15 (1.02%) BASE24
5 14 (0.96%) BusinessWorks
5 14 (0.96%) TIBCO iProcess
6 10 (0.68%) Google Analytics
7 8 (0.55%) SAP CRM
8 7 (0.48%) Hyperion Planning
8 7 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
8 7 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
9 6 (0.41%) FileNet Content Manager
9 6 (0.41%) Magento
9 6 (0.41%) Temenos T24
10 5 (0.34%) VisionPLUS
10 5 (0.34%) Oracle 11i
11 4 (0.27%) SAP HR
11 4 (0.27%) Agresso
11 4 (0.27%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 31 (2.12%) SaaS
2 19 (1.30%) PaaS
3 18 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
4 17 (1.16%) IaaS
5 7 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.14%) Office 365
8 1 (0.068%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 120 (8.19%) HTTP
2 109 (7.44%) SAN
3 58 (3.96%) FTP
4 52 (3.55%) LAN
5 51 (3.48%) WAN
6 39 (2.66%) TCP/IP
7 37 (2.53%) Internet
8 36 (2.46%) NAS
9 29 (1.98%) ATM
9 29 (1.98%) SSL
10 23 (1.57%) FCoE
10 23 (1.57%) Fibre Channel
11 22 (1.50%) Multicast
12 21 (1.43%) Firewall
13 19 (1.30%) DNS
14 17 (1.16%) VPN
15 13 (0.89%) MPLS
16 12 (0.82%) VoIP
16 12 (0.82%) Unified Communications
17 10 (0.68%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 572 (39.04%) SQL Server
2 312 (21.30%) Relational Database
3 171 (11.67%) Data Warehouse
4 167 (11.40%) RDBMS
5 166 (11.33%) MySQL
6 106 (7.24%) Oracle Database
7 82 (5.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 68 (4.64%) Oracle Exadata
9 64 (4.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 58 (3.96%) DataStage
11 56 (3.82%) Hadoop
11 56 (3.82%) Big Data
12 53 (3.62%) OLAP
13 49 (3.34%) Oracle ODI
14 47 (3.21%) Oracle OLAP
15 41 (2.80%) OLTP
15 41 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
16 40 (2.73%) PostgreSQL
17 39 (2.66%) MongoDB
18 36 (2.46%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 85 (5.80%) Subversion
2 76 (5.19%) Maven
3 62 (4.23%) Ant
4 59 (4.03%) Git (software)
5 55 (3.75%) JUnit
6 54 (3.69%) Jenkins
7 36 (2.46%) Eclipse
7 36 (2.46%) Mockito
8 32 (2.18%) QuickTest Pro
9 31 (2.12%) Visual Studio
10 25 (1.71%) Toad
11 19 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
12 17 (1.16%) Talend Open Studio
13 16 (1.09%) ERwin
14 15 (1.02%) Hudson
15 14 (0.96%) ClearCase
16 13 (0.89%) JIRA
16 13 (0.89%) Selenium
16 13 (0.89%) Rational Application Developer
17 11 (0.75%) LoadRunner
General
1 530 (36.18%) Finance
2 262 (17.88%) Banking
3 180 (12.29%) Retail
4 65 (4.44%) Telecoms
5 39 (2.66%) Front Office
5 39 (2.66%) Marketing
6 37 (2.53%) Investment Banking
7 26 (1.77%) Back Office
8 21 (1.43%) Manufacturing
9 17 (1.16%) Financial Institution
10 16 (1.09%) Games
10 16 (1.09%) Billing
10 16 (1.09%) Music Industry
11 11 (0.75%) Advertising
12 9 (0.61%) Publishing
13 7 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.41%) Automotive
14 6 (0.41%) Legal
14 6 (0.41%) French Language
14 6 (0.41%) German Language
Job Titles
1 314 (21.43%) Developer
2 255 (17.41%) Architect
3 163 (11.13%) Analyst
4 137 (9.35%) Java Developer
5 126 (8.60%) Solutions Architect
6 94 (6.42%) DBA
6 94 (6.42%) Support Analyst
6 94 (6.42%) Consultant
7 90 (6.14%) Administrator
8 61 (4.16%) Infrastructure Architect
9 53 (3.62%) Applications Support
10 47 (3.21%) Technical Specialist
11 46 (3.14%) Designer
12 42 (2.87%) Web Developer
13 41 (2.80%) Software Engineer
14 40 (2.73%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
14 40 (2.73%) Team Leader
15 37 (2.53%) Senior Developer
16 35 (2.39%) Java Web Developer
17 34 (2.32%) DB2 DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 280 (19.11%) J2EE
2 244 (16.66%) XML
3 235 (16.04%) HTML
4 198 (13.52%) Web Services
5 164 (11.19%) Middleware
6 148 (10.10%) CSS
6 148 (10.10%) Spring
7 131 (8.94%) JSP
8 105 (7.17%) JDBC
9 96 (6.55%) .NET
10 92 (6.28%) jQuery
11 89 (6.08%) Java EE
12 85 (5.80%) Servlets
13 84 (5.73%) JMS
14 76 (5.19%) WebSphere MQ
15 71 (4.85%) Struts
16 67 (4.57%) Ajax
17 63 (4.30%) Hibernate
18 61 (4.16%) SOAP
18 61 (4.16%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 253 (17.27%) Mainframe
2 236 (16.11%) Analytical Skills
3 115 (7.85%) Management Information System
4 54 (3.69%) Clustering
5 50 (3.41%) iSeries
6 48 (3.28%) Computer Science
7 41 (2.80%) IBM Mainframe
7 41 (2.80%) Mobile App
8 36 (2.46%) Open Source
9 35 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
10 33 (2.25%) AS400
11 30 (2.05%) VSAM
11 30 (2.05%) FlexPod
12 29 (1.98%) PKI
13 25 (1.71%) Data Integration
14 24 (1.64%) Replication
15 23 (1.57%) N-Tier
16 21 (1.43%) DataPower
16 21 (1.43%) Visualisation
17 20 (1.37%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 491 (33.52%) Linux
2 416 (28.40%) UNIX
3 348 (23.75%) Windows
4 207 (14.13%) AIX
5 157 (10.72%) Solaris
6 75 (5.12%) zOS
7 58 (3.96%) SUSE
8 54 (3.69%) HPUX
9 52 (3.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 38 (2.59%) Windows Server 2008
11 33 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
12 30 (2.05%) OS/400
13 19 (1.30%) VMS
14 18 (1.23%) Windows 7
15 17 (1.16%) Windows XP
15 17 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
16 15 (1.02%) Android
17 12 (0.82%) MVS
18 10 (0.68%) Debian
19 8 (0.55%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 289 (19.73%) Agile Software Development
2 188 (12.83%) E-Commerce
3 184 (12.56%) ETL
4 171 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
5 168 (11.47%) Mentoring
6 164 (11.19%) ITIL
7 98 (6.69%) MVC
8 93 (6.35%) Performance Tuning
9 88 (6.01%) Coaching
10 84 (5.73%) Stakeholder Management
11 83 (5.67%) Software Engineering
12 82 (5.60%) Change Management
12 82 (5.60%) Analytics
13 80 (5.46%) TDD
13 80 (5.46%) Waterfall
14 77 (5.26%) Problem Management
15 73 (4.98%) Migration
16 71 (4.85%) Scrum
17 68 (4.64%) Continuous Integration
18 66 (4.51%) OO
Programming Languages
1 686 (46.83%) SQL
2 604 (41.23%) Java
3 255 (17.41%) JavaScript
4 168 (11.47%) COBOL
5 162 (11.06%) Perl
6 100 (6.83%) Bash Shell
7 93 (6.35%) C#
8 76 (5.19%) Shell Script
9 72 (4.91%) JCL
10 61 (4.16%) Python
11 53 (3.62%) PL/SQL
12 42 (2.87%) RPG
13 33 (2.25%) REXX
14 31 (2.12%) PowerShell
15 30 (2.05%) C++
16 27 (1.84%) T-SQL
17 26 (1.77%) Assembly Language
18 23 (1.57%) PHP
19 22 (1.50%) Korn
20 21 (1.43%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 175 (11.95%) Degree
2 37 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (1.57%) ISEB
4 21 (1.43%) MCSE
5 19 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 16 (1.09%) Security Cleared
7 14 (0.96%) MCITP
8 13 (0.89%) Sun Certification
9 12 (0.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 12 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (0.82%) CCNA
10 11 (0.75%) MCDBA
10 11 (0.75%) MCP
10 11 (0.75%) MCSD
11 10 (0.68%) SC Cleared
12 8 (0.55%) IBM Certification
13 7 (0.48%) PMI Certification
14 6 (0.41%) IBM WebSphere Certification
15 5 (0.34%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (7.51%) QA
2 60 (4.10%) SLA
3 29 (1.98%) ISO 8583
4 14 (0.96%) ISO 9001
5 11 (0.75%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.34%) EMIR
6 5 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.14%) COBIT
9 1 (0.068%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 99 (6.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 52 (3.55%) Oracle RAC
3 39 (2.66%) KVM
4 37 (2.53%) Hyper-V
5 31 (2.12%) vSphere
6 23 (1.57%) NFS
7 21 (1.43%) SRDF
7 21 (1.43%) Oracle RMAN
8 15 (1.02%) HDFS
9 14 (0.96%) RACF
10 12 (0.82%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 12 (0.82%) Active Directory
11 11 (0.75%) Apache Flume
11 11 (0.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 10 (0.68%) Tivoli Directory Server
13 8 (0.55%) Xen
14 7 (0.48%) ACF2
15 3 (0.20%) VMware ESX
15 3 (0.20%) Firmware
16 2 (0.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 90 (6.14%) Tivoli
2 35 (2.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 33 (2.25%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 29 (1.98%) CA Endevor
5 15 (1.02%) OMEGAMON
6 14 (0.96%) Puppet
7 12 (0.82%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
7 12 (0.82%) Tivoli NetView
8 11 (0.75%) Oozie
8 11 (0.75%) Ambari
9 10 (0.68%) Ansible
9 10 (0.68%) Data Guard
10 8 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
11 6 (0.41%) CFEngine
11 6 (0.41%) Nagios
12 5 (0.34%) ZABBIX
12 5 (0.34%) Cacti
12 5 (0.34%) Salt
13 2 (0.14%) MAINVIEW
13 2 (0.14%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 898 (61.30%) Oracle
2 585 (39.93%) IBM
3 235 (16.04%) Microsoft
4 183 (12.49%) Sybase
5 152 (10.38%) HP
6 111 (7.58%) VMware
7 93 (6.35%) SAP
8 85 (5.80%) Informatica
9 80 (5.46%) Business Objects
9 80 (5.46%) EMC
10 78 (5.32%) TIBCO
11 74 (5.05%) Cisco
12 71 (4.85%) Cognos
13 69 (4.71%) Teradata
14 66 (4.51%) NetApp
15 65 (4.44%) Red Hat
16 50 (3.41%) CA
17 45 (3.07%) BMC
18 42 (2.87%) Brocade
18 42 (2.87%) Symantec
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
OSM Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 11 hours ago
East London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum + Commission
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £62,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £42000.00 - £62000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £16000.00 - £17000.00 per annum + Strong training plan and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: excellent benefits package + bonu
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Maximum £50,000 plus discretionary b
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + shift allowance, bonus & bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Montash
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Parham Consulting Ltd
Salary: Discretionary Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago