Period
to 20 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for DB2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DB2 over the 6 months to 20 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM DB2
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 164 220 215
Rank change year-on-year +56 -5 -15
Permanent jobs citing DB2 58 34 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.15% 0.61% 0.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.07% 1.97% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 56 33 36
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £48,750 £46,120 £42,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £71,200 £58,750
South East median annual salary £56,000 £56,800 £51,250
% change year-on-year -1.41% +10.83% -10.87%

DB2 is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,144 1,730 1,926
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 22.76% 30.83% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 915 1,322 1,675
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £54,375 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.15% +14.47% -2.06%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £70,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing DB2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for DB2 in Berkshire

DB2
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DB2 in Berkshire.

Salary trend for DB2 in Berkshire

DB2
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DB2 in Berkshire over the 6 months to 20 January 2020.

Salary histogram for DB2 in Berkshire

DB2
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 20 January 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +44 42 £55,000 -8.33%
Reading +11 10 £52,500 +9.38% 2
DB2
South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2020, IT jobs citing DB2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for DB2.

1 56 (96.55%) Java
2 47 (81.03%) Mainframe
3 35 (60.34%) Unit Testing
4 32 (55.17%) SQL
5 29 (50.00%) COBOL
5 29 (50.00%) Retail
5 29 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (39.66%) CICS
7 20 (34.48%) SOAP
7 20 (34.48%) Web Services
7 20 (34.48%) UML
7 20 (34.48%) IBM
7 20 (34.48%) WebSphere
8 19 (32.76%) IBM Mainframe
8 19 (32.76%) RAD
8 19 (32.76%) Eclipse
8 19 (32.76%) Struts
8 19 (32.76%) WebSphere Application Server
8 19 (32.76%) J2EE
9 17 (29.31%) Oracle
9 17 (29.31%) Unix
10 16 (27.59%) MVS
11 13 (22.41%) Finance
12 11 (18.97%) AIX
12 11 (18.97%) JCL
12 11 (18.97%) Job Entry Subsystem
13 8 (13.79%) Tomcat
14 7 (12.07%) MySQL
14 7 (12.07%) PL/SQL
14 7 (12.07%) NoSQL

DB2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 23 (39.66%) CICS
2 20 (34.48%) WebSphere
3 19 (32.76%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (13.79%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.72%) JBoss
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.72%) SAS
5 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) DNS
1 5 (8.62%) HTTP
1 5 (8.62%) SSL
1 5 (8.62%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.72%) NAS
2 1 (1.72%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) MySQL
1 7 (12.07%) NoSQL
2 6 (10.34%) Hadoop
3 5 (8.62%) Apache Hive
3 5 (8.62%) HBase
3 5 (8.62%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.72%) Big Data
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.72%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (32.76%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.72%) JUnit
2 1 (1.72%) Maven
2 1 (1.72%) Mockito
2 1 (1.72%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.72%) Subversion
2 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (50.00%) Retail
2 13 (22.41%) Finance
3 7 (12.07%) Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (74.14%) Developer
2 30 (51.72%) Analyst
3 29 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 29 (50.00%) COBOL Analyst
3 29 (50.00%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
3 29 (50.00%) COBOL Programmer
3 29 (50.00%) Programmer
4 26 (44.83%) Java Developer
5 16 (27.59%) Analyst Developer
5 16 (27.59%) COBOL Developer
6 12 (20.69%) Java Analyst Programmer
6 12 (20.69%) Java Programmer
7 11 (18.97%) Developer Analyst
8 7 (12.07%) DB2 Programmer
8 7 (12.07%) Supply Chain Analyst
8 7 (12.07%) Supply Chain Analyst Programmer
9 6 (10.34%) Financial Analyst
10 5 (8.62%) Applications Support
10 5 (8.62%) Java Applications Developer
10 5 (8.62%) Support Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (34.48%) SOAP
1 20 (34.48%) Web Services
2 19 (32.76%) J2EE
2 19 (32.76%) Struts
3 7 (12.07%) AngularJS
3 7 (12.07%) Node.js
4 5 (8.62%) Kafka
5 3 (5.17%) Java EE
6 1 (1.72%) JMS
6 1 (1.72%) RESTful
6 1 (1.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 47 (81.03%) Mainframe
2 29 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (32.76%) IBM Mainframe
4 5 (8.62%) PKI
5 1 (1.72%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.31%) Unix
2 16 (27.59%) MVS
3 11 (18.97%) AIX
4 1 (1.72%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (60.34%) Unit Testing
2 20 (34.48%) UML
3 19 (32.76%) RAD
4 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.72%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (1.72%) Code Coverage
5 1 (1.72%) Data Modelling
5 1 (1.72%) Decision-Making
5 1 (1.72%) Functional Testing
5 1 (1.72%) Informatics
5 1 (1.72%) Mentoring
5 1 (1.72%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (1.72%) SDLC
5 1 (1.72%) Self-Awareness
5 1 (1.72%) SOA
5 1 (1.72%) Statistics
5 1 (1.72%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (1.72%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.72%) Workflow
5 1 (1.72%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 56 (96.55%) Java
2 32 (55.17%) SQL
3 29 (50.00%) COBOL
4 11 (18.97%) JCL
5 7 (12.07%) PL/SQL
6 5 (8.62%) AWK
6 5 (8.62%) Bash Shell
6 5 (8.62%) C#
6 5 (8.62%) C++
6 5 (8.62%) Korn
6 5 (8.62%) Perl
6 5 (8.62%) sed
6 5 (8.62%) Shell Script
7 3 (5.17%) Python
8 1 (1.72%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (1.72%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (18.97%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.72%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 20 (34.48%) IBM
2 17 (29.31%) Oracle
3 5 (8.62%) Splunk
4 1 (1.72%) CommVault
4 1 (1.72%) Guidewire
4 1 (1.72%) Mapinfo
4 1 (1.72%) Veeam