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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 206 198 173
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -25
Permanent jobs citing DB2 24 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.43% 0.24% 0.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.48% 0.71% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 12
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +27.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,250 £82,500 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +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
1627 1702 1413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 28.93% 33.78% 33.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1357 1517 1183
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
Staffordshire - 13 £47,500 -
Birmingham +3 6 £55,000 -18.51% 1
Walsall -5 4 £67,500 -18.18%
Warwickshire - 1 - -
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 31 (88.57%) Oracle
2 25 (71.43%) Linux
3 24 (68.57%) Unix
3 24 (68.57%) SQL
4 19 (54.29%) ETL
5 17 (48.57%) Java
6 16 (45.71%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (45.71%) Teradata
6 16 (45.71%) Vertica
7 15 (42.86%) Kimball Methodology
7 15 (42.86%) Netezza
7 15 (42.86%) Greenplum
7 15 (42.86%) Dimensional Modelling
7 15 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (37.14%) SQL Server
8 13 (37.14%) Parallel Processing
9 9 (25.71%) XML
10 8 (22.86%) Finance
10 8 (22.86%) Spring
10 8 (22.86%) Project Management
11 7 (20.00%) C#
11 7 (20.00%) Banking
11 7 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (17.14%) Relational Database
12 6 (17.14%) Java EE
12 6 (17.14%) EJB
12 6 (17.14%) JSP
12 6 (17.14%) Servlets
12 6 (17.14%) Windows
13 5 (14.29%) Client/Server

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 4 (11.43%) WebLogic
1 4 (11.43%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.57%) JBoss
2 3 (8.57%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.86%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.86%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.86%) SAS
3 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) assyst
1 1 (2.86%) Maximo
1 1 (2.86%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) SSL
1 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (37.14%) SQL Server
3 6 (17.14%) Relational Database
4 5 (14.29%) RDBMS
5 4 (11.43%) Big Data
5 4 (11.43%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.86%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (2.86%) QlikView
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.86%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.86%) Ant
2 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.86%) Hudson
2 1 (2.86%) IntelliJ
2 1 (2.86%) JUnit
2 1 (2.86%) Maven
2 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 7 (20.00%) Banking
3 5 (14.29%) Retail
4 4 (11.43%) Financial Institution
4 4 (11.43%) Investment Banking
5 3 (8.57%) Retail Banking
5 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Developer
2 9 (25.71%) Architect
2 9 (25.71%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Java Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Manager
5 4 (11.43%) Data Manager
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Implementation Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Java Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Java Software Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Oracle Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Software Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Software Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Software Implementation Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Technical Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) XML
2 8 (22.86%) Spring
3 6 (17.14%) EJB
3 6 (17.14%) Java EE
3 6 (17.14%) JSP
3 6 (17.14%) Servlets
4 5 (14.29%) HTML
4 5 (14.29%) J2EE
5 4 (11.43%) Apache CXF
6 2 (5.71%) Hibernate
6 2 (5.71%) JDBC
6 2 (5.71%) JMS
6 2 (5.71%) Middleware
6 2 (5.71%) Web Services
7 1 (2.86%) Java SE
7 1 (2.86%) JAXB
7 1 (2.86%) JAXP
7 1 (2.86%) JAX-WS
7 1 (2.86%) JMX
7 1 (2.86%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 5 (14.29%) N-Tier
3 4 (11.43%) Derivative
3 4 (11.43%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.86%) Grid Computing
5 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.86%) NHS
5 1 (2.86%) Ontologies
5 1 (2.86%) Taxonomies
5 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 25 (71.43%) Linux
2 24 (68.57%) Unix
3 6 (17.14%) Windows
4 1 (2.86%) Android
4 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) ETL
2 16 (45.71%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (42.86%) Dimensional Modelling
3 15 (42.86%) Kimball Methodology
4 13 (37.14%) Parallel Processing
5 8 (22.86%) Project Management
6 5 (14.29%) OO
7 4 (11.43%) Unit Testing
7 4 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (8.57%) High Availability
8 3 (8.57%) SOA
8 3 (8.57%) Time Management
9 2 (5.71%) Analytics
9 2 (5.71%) Data Architecture
9 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (5.71%) People Management
9 2 (5.71%) Presales
9 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.86%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (68.57%) SQL
2 17 (48.57%) Java
3 7 (20.00%) C#
4 5 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.71%) R
7 1 (2.86%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (2.86%) Control-M
1 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.86%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 31 (88.57%) Oracle
2 16 (45.71%) Teradata
2 16 (45.71%) Vertica
3 15 (42.86%) Greenplum
3 15 (42.86%) Netezza
4 5 (14.29%) Pega
4 5 (14.29%) Sybase
5 2 (5.71%) Tableau
6 1 (2.86%) BMC
6 1 (2.86%) IBM
6 1 (2.86%) Informatica
6 1 (2.86%) Intel
6 1 (2.86%) Lotus
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.86%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (2.86%) Remedy
6 1 (2.86%) SAP
6 1 (2.86%) Veritas
6 1 (2.86%) WSO2