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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 178 207 192
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -15
Permanent jobs citing DB2 49 11 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.88% 0.21% 0.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.13% 0.71% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 29 10 42
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £44,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,750 £64,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.11%
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
1564 1552 2001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 28.01% 29.98% 34.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1305 1338 1763
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing DB2 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 2 December 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +18 31 £57,500 +21.05%
Solihull - 15 £28,000 -
Coventry 0 1 £57,500 -2.12%
Staffordshire -8 1 £53,000 +11.57%
Worcestershire - 1 - -
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT jobs citing DB2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for DB2.

1 72 (82.76%) SQL
2 70 (80.46%) Oracle
3 66 (75.86%) SQL Server
4 45 (51.72%) Finance
5 40 (45.98%) Java
6 39 (44.83%) ITIL
6 39 (44.83%) Windows
7 36 (41.38%) MS Excel
7 36 (41.38%) IBM
8 35 (40.23%) Citrix
8 35 (40.23%) VMware
9 34 (39.08%) Retail
10 31 (35.63%) Software Engineering
10 31 (35.63%) Degree
10 31 (35.63%) Virtual Machines
11 30 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
11 30 (34.48%) ITIL V3
11 30 (34.48%) Service Delivery
11 30 (34.48%) Unix
11 30 (34.48%) MySQL
12 29 (33.33%) Publishing
12 29 (33.33%) ISEB
12 29 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
12 29 (33.33%) Line Management
12 29 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
12 29 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
12 29 (33.33%) Computer Science
12 29 (33.33%) CMDB
12 29 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
12 29 (33.33%) TOGAF

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (27.59%) JBoss
1 24 (27.59%) WebSphere
2 20 (22.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 16 (18.39%) WebLogic
4 14 (16.09%) WebSphere Application Server
5 12 (13.79%) NetWeaver
6 8 (9.20%) Tomcat
7 7 (8.05%) Apache
8 5 (5.75%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (1.15%) CICS
Applications
1 36 (41.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.15%) MS Office
2 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 26 (29.89%) Amazon AWS
1 26 (29.89%) Amazon EC2
1 26 (29.89%) IaaS
1 26 (29.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 26 (29.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (19.54%) TCP/IP
2 15 (17.24%) SSL
3 5 (5.75%) LAN
4 3 (3.45%) SAN
5 1 (1.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (75.86%) SQL Server
2 30 (34.48%) MySQL
3 18 (20.69%) Relational Database
4 14 (16.09%) RDBMS
5 12 (13.79%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (4.60%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.15%) OLAP
9 1 (1.15%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.15%) Power BI
9 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (10.34%) Log4j
2 4 (4.60%) JUnit
3 2 (2.30%) Ant
3 2 (2.30%) Concordion
3 2 (2.30%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.30%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.30%) Hudson
3 2 (2.30%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.30%) JIRA
3 2 (2.30%) Mercurial
3 2 (2.30%) RSpec
3 2 (2.30%) Selenium
3 2 (2.30%) WATIR
4 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 45 (51.72%) Finance
2 34 (39.08%) Retail
3 29 (33.33%) Publishing
4 19 (21.84%) Banking
5 14 (16.09%) Retail Banking
5 14 (16.09%) Telecoms
6 5 (5.75%) Financial Institution
6 5 (5.75%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 35 (40.23%) Consultant
2 26 (29.89%) Architect
3 20 (22.99%) Solutions Architect
4 18 (20.69%) Technical Consultant
5 13 (14.94%) Java Consultant
6 10 (11.49%) Software Consultant
7 9 (10.34%) SOA Consultant
7 9 (10.34%) SOA Technical Consultant
8 8 (9.20%) WebSphere Consultant
9 7 (8.05%) Applications Specialist
9 7 (8.05%) Developer
10 6 (6.90%) Data Architect
10 6 (6.90%) Data Centre Architect
10 6 (6.90%) Technical Architect
10 6 (6.90%) Unix Consultant
11 4 (4.60%) Implementation Consultant
11 4 (4.60%) Senior Developer
11 4 (4.60%) Senior Java Developer
11 4 (4.60%) Software Implementation Consultant
11 4 (4.60%) Technical Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (29.89%) XML
2 20 (22.99%) HTML
3 18 (20.69%) Java EE
4 14 (16.09%) Web Services
5 12 (13.79%) SAP Basis
6 9 (10.34%) JMS
7 6 (6.90%) .NET
7 6 (6.90%) SOAP
8 5 (5.75%) CSS
8 5 (5.75%) J2EE
8 5 (5.75%) JSP
9 4 (4.60%) Apache Commons
9 4 (4.60%) Apache OpenJPA
9 4 (4.60%) Hibernate
9 4 (4.60%) JAXB
9 4 (4.60%) JAX-RPC
9 4 (4.60%) JAX-WS
9 4 (4.60%) JPA
9 4 (4.60%) RESTful
9 4 (4.60%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 29 (33.33%) CMDB
1 29 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 29 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 16 (18.39%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (17.24%) Clustering
4 6 (6.90%) Performance Metrics
5 4 (4.60%) Statistics
6 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.15%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.15%) iSeries
6 1 (1.15%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 39 (44.83%) Windows
2 30 (34.48%) Unix
3 24 (27.59%) Linux
4 12 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.45%) AIX
5 3 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.45%) Solaris
5 3 (3.45%) SUSE
6 1 (1.15%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (44.83%) ITIL
2 31 (35.63%) Software Engineering
3 30 (34.48%) ITIL V3
3 30 (34.48%) Service Delivery
4 29 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 29 (33.33%) Line Management
4 29 (33.33%) Presales
4 29 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 29 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
4 29 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 29 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
5 27 (31.03%) Capacity Planning
6 26 (29.89%) Gantt Chart
6 26 (29.89%) IT Governance
6 26 (29.89%) PRINCE2
6 26 (29.89%) Project Management
6 26 (29.89%) Service Management
7 20 (22.99%) Business Development
7 20 (22.99%) CRM
7 20 (22.99%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 72 (82.76%) SQL
2 40 (45.98%) Java
3 5 (5.75%) C#
3 5 (5.75%) Perl
4 4 (4.60%) VB.NET
5 3 (3.45%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.30%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.30%) Ruby
7 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.15%) RPG
7 1 (1.15%) RPG IV
7 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (35.63%) Degree
2 29 (33.33%) ISEB
3 26 (29.89%) PMI Certification
3 26 (29.89%) PMP
4 2 (2.30%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.15%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.94%) SLA
2 6 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 31 (35.63%) Virtual Machines
2 30 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.45%) Firmware
4 1 (1.15%) ACF2
4 1 (1.15%) Docker
4 1 (1.15%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 1 (1.15%) RACF
Systems Management
1 26 (29.89%) SCVMM
2 12 (13.79%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (4.60%) Nagios
4 3 (3.45%) NetBackup
4 3 (3.45%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (3.45%) Oracle ZFS
4 3 (3.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (3.45%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 70 (80.46%) Oracle
2 36 (41.38%) IBM
3 35 (40.23%) Citrix
3 35 (40.23%) VMware
4 26 (29.89%) BMC
4 26 (29.89%) CheckPoint
4 26 (29.89%) Cisco
4 26 (29.89%) EMC
4 26 (29.89%) HP
4 26 (29.89%) Juniper
4 26 (29.89%) NetApp
5 15 (17.24%) Microsoft
6 12 (13.79%) SAP
7 9 (10.34%) SolarWinds
8 7 (8.05%) Dynatrace
9 5 (5.75%) Cognizant
9 5 (5.75%) Misys
9 5 (5.75%) Nimsoft
10 4 (4.60%) Google
11 3 (3.45%) CA