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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 192 182 142
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -40
Permanent jobs citing DB2 16 9 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.31% 0.22% 1.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.96% 0.71% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 44
Average salary £55,000 £33,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -10.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,300 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 £50,000 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
1660 1264 1698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.49% 30.74% 35.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1477 1051 1461
Average salary £38,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 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
Birmingham -7 9 £55,000 +37.50% 5
Herefordshire - 3 £35,500 -
Wolverhampton - 2 £46,250 -
Staffordshire - 1 £51,500 -
Coventry - 1 - -
Walsall - 1 £82,500 -
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 51 (86.44%) SQL
2 45 (76.27%) Oracle
3 31 (52.54%) HTML
4 29 (49.15%) Linux
5 28 (47.46%) Java
6 23 (38.98%) SQL Server
7 21 (35.59%) IBM
7 21 (35.59%) Relational Database
8 20 (33.90%) Windows
9 19 (32.20%) Web Services
9 19 (32.20%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (30.51%) Microsoft
10 18 (30.51%) ETL
11 17 (28.81%) JavaScript
12 16 (27.12%) CSS
13 15 (25.42%) J2EE
14 14 (23.73%) UNIX
14 14 (23.73%) Big Data
15 13 (22.03%) Perl
15 13 (22.03%) Python
15 13 (22.03%) MVC
16 12 (20.34%) PostgreSQL
16 12 (20.34%) Software Engineering
16 12 (20.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 12 (20.34%) Cognos
16 12 (20.34%) Cognos Analysis Studio
16 12 (20.34%) Cognos Report Studio
16 12 (20.34%) Cognos Business Intelligence
17 11 (18.64%) RESTful
17 11 (18.64%) REST

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 11 (18.64%) Apache
2 10 (16.95%) JBoss
3 8 (13.56%) WebSphere
4 7 (11.86%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (11.86%) WebLogic
5 5 (8.47%) Tomcat
6 3 (5.08%) MQSeries
6 3 (5.08%) CICS
7 2 (3.39%) NetWeaver
8 1 (1.69%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 7 (11.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (20.34%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (6.78%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) TCP/IP
1 4 (6.78%) SSL
2 3 (5.08%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (38.98%) SQL Server
2 21 (35.59%) Relational Database
3 14 (23.73%) Big Data
4 12 (20.34%) Cognos Analysis Studio
4 12 (20.34%) Cognos Report Studio
4 12 (20.34%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (20.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (15.25%) RDBMS
6 8 (13.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (13.56%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 8 (13.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (8.47%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (6.78%) MySQL
8 4 (6.78%) Cognos Impromptu
8 4 (6.78%) Cognos Event Studio
8 4 (6.78%) Cognos Transformer
9 2 (3.39%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 9 (15.25%) Visual Studio
2 8 (13.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.69%) JUnit
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (11.86%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Banking
2 3 (5.08%) Retail
2 3 (5.08%) Retail Banking
2 3 (5.08%) Financial Institution
2 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (20.34%) Software Engineer
1 12 (20.34%) Java Software Engineer
2 10 (16.95%) Consultant
3 9 (15.25%) Analyst
4 8 (13.56%) Developer
4 8 (13.56%) Support Analyst
5 7 (11.86%) Architect
5 7 (11.86%) Technical Consultant
6 6 (10.17%) Administrator
6 6 (10.17%) DBA
7 5 (8.47%) DB2 DBA
8 4 (6.78%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Team Leader
9 3 (5.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 3 (5.08%) Applications Support
10 2 (3.39%) Support Specialist
10 2 (3.39%) Business Developer
10 2 (3.39%) Applications Specialist
10 2 (3.39%) SAP Basis Manager
10 2 (3.39%) Applications Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (52.54%) HTML
2 19 (32.20%) Web Services
3 16 (27.12%) CSS
4 15 (25.42%) J2EE
5 11 (18.64%) XML
5 11 (18.64%) XHTML
5 11 (18.64%) RESTful
5 11 (18.64%) REST
6 8 (13.56%) AngularJS
6 8 (13.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (13.56%) jQuery
6 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET
6 8 (13.56%) .NET
6 8 (13.56%) .NET Framework
7 6 (10.17%) JMS
7 6 (10.17%) Struts
8 5 (8.47%) Spring
8 5 (8.47%) JSP
8 5 (8.47%) Servlets
8 5 (8.47%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.17%) Client/Server
3 5 (8.47%) N-Tier
3 5 (8.47%) Mainframe
4 4 (6.78%) iSeries
5 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (5.08%) Performance Metrics
5 3 (5.08%) Statistics
6 2 (3.39%) Clustering
7 1 (1.69%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.69%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 29 (49.15%) Linux
2 20 (33.90%) Windows
3 14 (23.73%) UNIX
4 2 (3.39%) AIX
4 2 (3.39%) Solaris
4 2 (3.39%) MVS
4 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.20%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (30.51%) ETL
3 13 (22.03%) MVC
4 12 (20.34%) Software Engineering
5 8 (13.56%) Web Development
6 7 (11.86%) SOA
7 5 (8.47%) OO
7 5 (8.47%) Workflow
7 5 (8.47%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (8.47%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (6.78%) Dimensional Modelling
8 4 (6.78%) CRM
8 4 (6.78%) Parallel Processing
8 4 (6.78%) Kimball Methodology
9 3 (5.08%) High Availability
9 3 (5.08%) ITIL
9 3 (5.08%) Time Management
10 2 (3.39%) SAP Implementation
10 2 (3.39%) Mentoring
11 1 (1.69%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 51 (86.44%) SQL
2 28 (47.46%) Java
3 17 (28.81%) JavaScript
4 13 (22.03%) Perl
4 13 (22.03%) Python
5 9 (15.25%) PHP
6 8 (13.56%) T-SQL
6 8 (13.56%) C#
7 3 (5.08%) Shell Script
7 3 (5.08%) JCL
8 2 (3.39%) COBOL
9 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.95%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.69%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 45 (76.27%) Oracle
2 21 (35.59%) IBM
3 18 (30.51%) Microsoft
4 12 (20.34%) Cognos
5 6 (10.17%) Pega
5 6 (10.17%) Sybase
6 5 (8.47%) BEA
6 5 (8.47%) Vitria
7 4 (6.78%) Business Objects
7 4 (6.78%) Teradata
7 4 (6.78%) Netezza
7 4 (6.78%) Greenplum
7 4 (6.78%) Vertica
8 3 (5.08%) Nimsoft
8 3 (5.08%) VMware
8 3 (5.08%) Citrix
9 2 (3.39%) SAP
10 1 (1.69%) Logi Analytics
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
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