The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 174 184 185
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Permanent jobs citing DB2 44 30 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.77% 0.57% 0.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.28% 1.75% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 42 24 17
Average salary £35,000 £43,250 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.07% +28.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,650 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £47,500 £58,200
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -
DB2
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1928 1711 1799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.59% 32.74% 37.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1717 1481 1611
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DB2 across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

DB2
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DB2 across the West Midlands region.

DB2 Salary Trend in the West Midlands

DB2
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DB2 across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

DB2 Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

DB2
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 November 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
Coventry +1 17 £35,000 -20.45%
Birmingham -15 12 £62,500 +31.57% 1
Warwickshire +1 8 £27,500 -21.42%
Wolverhampton -1 3 £42,500 +21.42%
Staffordshire - 3 £53,000 -
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 72 (78.26%) SQL
2 71 (77.17%) Oracle
3 55 (59.78%) Linux
4 42 (45.65%) HTML
5 41 (44.57%) Java
6 37 (40.22%) Windows
7 33 (35.87%) Python
8 30 (32.61%) PostgreSQL
8 30 (32.61%) Software Engineering
9 29 (31.52%) Microsoft
9 29 (31.52%) Web Services
10 28 (30.43%) SQL Server
10 28 (30.43%) Big Data
11 26 (28.26%) J2EE
11 26 (28.26%) Perl
11 26 (28.26%) IBM
12 24 (26.09%) XHTML
12 24 (26.09%) Apache
12 24 (26.09%) REST
12 24 (26.09%) RESTful
13 22 (23.91%) Business Intelligence
13 22 (23.91%) ETL
13 22 (23.91%) PHP
14 19 (20.65%) JavaScript
15 18 (19.57%) CSS
15 18 (19.57%) SLA
15 18 (19.57%) UNIX
15 18 (19.57%) MVC
15 18 (19.57%) Relational Database
16 17 (18.48%) Cognos Analysis Studio

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 24 (26.09%) Apache
2 5 (5.43%) WebLogic
3 4 (4.35%) JBoss
3 4 (4.35%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.26%) CICS
4 3 (3.26%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.17%) NetWeaver
5 2 (2.17%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.09%) PegaRULES
6 1 (1.09%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.09%) SAS
6 1 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (18.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (3.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.17%) Maximo
3 2 (2.17%) assyst
4 1 (1.09%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.26%) LAN
2 2 (2.17%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.17%) DNS
2 2 (2.17%) SAN
2 2 (2.17%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (32.61%) PostgreSQL
2 28 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 28 (30.43%) Big Data
3 18 (19.57%) Relational Database
4 17 (18.48%) Cognos Analysis Studio
4 17 (18.48%) Cognos Report Studio
4 17 (18.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (15.22%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 14 (15.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (15.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (6.52%) MySQL
7 5 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (4.35%) RDBMS
9 3 (3.26%) Cognos Impromptu
9 3 (3.26%) Cognos Event Studio
9 3 (3.26%) Cognos Transformer
10 2 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (1.09%) Base SAS
11 1 (1.09%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (15.22%) Visual Studio
1 14 (15.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.09%) JUnit
General
1 13 (14.13%) Finance
2 3 (3.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 25 (27.17%) Software Engineer
1 25 (27.17%) Java Software Engineer
2 17 (18.48%) Analyst
3 15 (16.30%) DBA
3 15 (16.30%) Administrator
4 14 (15.22%) Support Analyst
5 13 (14.13%) DB2 DBA
6 6 (6.52%) Technical Engineer
6 6 (6.52%) Consultant
6 6 (6.52%) Developer
7 5 (5.43%) Architect
8 4 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (3.26%) Applications Support
9 3 (3.26%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 3 (3.26%) Team Leader
9 3 (3.26%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
9 3 (3.26%) COBOL Programmer
9 3 (3.26%) Analyst Programmer
9 3 (3.26%) Programmer
9 3 (3.26%) COBOL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (45.65%) HTML
2 29 (31.52%) Web Services
3 26 (28.26%) J2EE
4 24 (26.09%) XHTML
4 24 (26.09%) RESTful
4 24 (26.09%) REST
5 18 (19.57%) CSS
6 14 (15.22%) ASP.NET
6 14 (15.22%) .NET
6 14 (15.22%) .NET Framework
6 14 (15.22%) jQuery
6 14 (15.22%) AngularJS
6 14 (15.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (6.52%) Middleware
8 5 (5.43%) JMS
8 5 (5.43%) Struts
8 5 (5.43%) XML
9 4 (4.35%) JSP
9 4 (4.35%) Servlets
9 4 (4.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.70%) Mainframe
3 7 (7.61%) Clustering
4 4 (4.35%) Client/Server
4 4 (4.35%) N-Tier
5 3 (3.26%) Statistics
5 3 (3.26%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (3.26%) iSeries
5 3 (3.26%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (2.17%) Symmetrix DMX
7 1 (1.09%) CMDB
7 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 55 (59.78%) Linux
2 37 (40.22%) Windows
3 18 (19.57%) UNIX
4 5 (5.43%) AIX
4 5 (5.43%) Solaris
5 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.61%) Software Engineering
2 22 (23.91%) ETL
2 22 (23.91%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (19.57%) MVC
4 14 (15.22%) Web Development
5 11 (11.96%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (4.35%) Workflow
6 4 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (4.35%) OO
6 4 (4.35%) Dimensional Modelling
6 4 (4.35%) Kimball Methodology
6 4 (4.35%) Parallel Processing
7 3 (3.26%) ITIL
7 3 (3.26%) CRM
8 2 (2.17%) Project Management
8 2 (2.17%) SAP Implementation
9 1 (1.09%) Migration
9 1 (1.09%) Data Management
9 1 (1.09%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (78.26%) SQL
2 41 (44.57%) Java
3 33 (35.87%) Python
4 26 (28.26%) Perl
5 22 (23.91%) PHP
6 19 (20.65%) JavaScript
7 16 (17.39%) C#
8 14 (15.22%) T-SQL
9 7 (7.61%) COBOL
10 6 (6.52%) Bash Shell
11 4 (4.35%) Shell Script
12 3 (3.26%) JCL
13 2 (2.17%) Objective-C
13 2 (2.17%) C++
14 1 (1.09%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 3 (3.26%) Degree
2 2 (2.17%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (19.57%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.26%) CA Endevor
2 2 (2.17%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.17%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (2.17%) Control-M
3 1 (1.09%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 71 (77.17%) Oracle
2 29 (31.52%) Microsoft
3 26 (28.26%) IBM
4 17 (18.48%) Cognos
5 8 (8.70%) VMware
6 5 (5.43%) Teradata
6 5 (5.43%) Pega
6 5 (5.43%) EMC
7 4 (4.35%) Sybase
7 4 (4.35%) BEA
7 4 (4.35%) Vitria
7 4 (4.35%) Vertica
7 4 (4.35%) Netezza
7 4 (4.35%) Greenplum
8 3 (3.26%) Nimsoft
8 3 (3.26%) Citrix
9 2 (2.17%) Lotus
9 2 (2.17%) BMC
9 2 (2.17%) NetApp
9 2 (2.17%) Business Objects