Period
to 19 August 2019

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 19 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM DB2
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 188 247 199
Rank change year-on-year +59 -48 +52
Permanent jobs citing DB2 57 12 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.99% 0.18% 1.07%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.95% 0.63% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 46 11 57
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -
10th Percentile £47,500 £44,400 £31,700
90th Percentile £66,000 £72,250 £62,500
South East median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -9.09%

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 1,442 1,894 1,808
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 25.16% 29.00% 28.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1,211 1,524 1,501
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,175 £71,250
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 19 August 2019.

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 19 August 2019. 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 - 30 £57,500 - 2
Maidenhead +41 10 - -
Slough - 8 £62,250 -
Reading -18 2 £47,500 -33.57% 1
Wokingham - 2 £62,000 -
DB2
South East

For the 6 months to 19 August 2019, 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 39 (68.42%) Java
2 35 (61.40%) Mainframe
3 33 (57.89%) SQL
4 27 (47.37%) Retail
5 26 (45.61%) Unit Testing
5 26 (45.61%) COBOL
5 26 (45.61%) JCL
5 26 (45.61%) CICS
5 26 (45.61%) MVS
6 23 (40.35%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (38.60%) Oracle
8 21 (36.84%) SOAP
8 21 (36.84%) Web Services
9 18 (31.58%) Self-Motivation
10 17 (29.82%) IBM
11 15 (26.32%) AIX
11 15 (26.32%) Unix
12 12 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (21.05%) Relational Database
13 11 (19.30%) ServiceNow
13 11 (19.30%) VSAM
13 11 (19.30%) Statistics
13 11 (19.30%) Degree
13 11 (19.30%) QA
13 11 (19.30%) Service Management
14 10 (17.54%) Scrum
14 10 (17.54%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (17.54%) XML
14 10 (17.54%) MySQL

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 26 (45.61%) CICS
2 9 (15.79%) WebSphere
2 9 (15.79%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (3.51%) IIS
4 1 (1.75%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.75%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.04%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
1 8 (14.04%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 2 (3.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) DHCP
1 2 (3.51%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.05%) Relational Database
2 10 (17.54%) MySQL
3 9 (15.79%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (14.04%) Qlik Sense
4 8 (14.04%) QlikView
5 5 (8.77%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.75%) Big Data
7 1 (1.75%) Cognos Analysis Studio
7 1 (1.75%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 1 (1.75%) Cognos Query Studio
7 1 (1.75%) Cognos Report Studio
7 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.75%) DataStage
7 1 (1.75%) DecisionStream
7 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.75%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 10 (17.54%) Cucumber
1 10 (17.54%) Git (software)
1 10 (17.54%) Jenkins
1 10 (17.54%) JIRA
1 10 (17.54%) Selenium
1 10 (17.54%) WebDriver
2 9 (15.79%) Eclipse
3 8 (14.04%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (3.51%) AnthillPro
4 2 (3.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (3.51%) Hudson
4 2 (3.51%) JUnit
4 2 (3.51%) SonarQube
4 2 (3.51%) TeamCity
General
1 27 (47.37%) Retail
2 9 (15.79%) Finance
3 8 (14.04%) Marketing
4 5 (8.77%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (75.44%) Developer
2 26 (45.61%) COBOL Developer
3 13 (22.81%) Analyst
4 12 (21.05%) Analyst Developer
4 12 (21.05%) Analyst Programmer
4 12 (21.05%) COBOL Analyst
4 12 (21.05%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
4 12 (21.05%) COBOL Programmer
4 12 (21.05%) Developer Analyst
4 12 (21.05%) Programmer
5 9 (15.79%) Java Developer
6 8 (14.04%) QlikView Developer
6 8 (14.04%) Senior Developer
6 8 (14.04%) Senior QlikView Developer
6 8 (14.04%) Test Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) DB2 Developer
7 5 (8.77%) DB2 Programmer
8 4 (7.02%) CICS Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) CICS Programmer
9 3 (5.26%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (36.84%) SOAP
1 21 (36.84%) Web Services
2 10 (17.54%) XML
3 9 (15.79%) J2EE
3 9 (15.79%) Struts
4 8 (14.04%) Visualforce
5 2 (3.51%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 35 (61.40%) Mainframe
2 23 (40.35%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (31.58%) Self-Motivation
4 11 (19.30%) VSAM
5 9 (15.79%) IBM Mainframe
6 6 (10.53%) FMCG
7 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (45.61%) MVS
2 15 (26.32%) AIX
2 15 (26.32%) Unix
3 2 (3.51%) Windows
3 2 (3.51%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (45.61%) Unit Testing
2 12 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (19.30%) Service Management
3 11 (19.30%) Statistics
4 10 (17.54%) Acceptance Criteria
4 10 (17.54%) BDD
4 10 (17.54%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (17.54%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (17.54%) Epics
4 10 (17.54%) Logistics
4 10 (17.54%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (17.54%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (17.54%) Scenario Testing
4 10 (17.54%) Scrum
4 10 (17.54%) Software Engineering
4 10 (17.54%) TDD
4 10 (17.54%) Test Automation
4 10 (17.54%) Test Scripting
4 10 (17.54%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 39 (68.42%) Java
2 33 (57.89%) SQL
3 26 (45.61%) COBOL
3 26 (45.61%) JCL
4 8 (14.04%) Apex Code
4 8 (14.04%) SOQL
5 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.75%) Python
6 1 (1.75%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (19.30%) Degree
2 10 (17.54%) ISTQB
3 9 (15.79%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (19.30%) QA
2 2 (3.51%) GAMP
System Software
1 8 (14.04%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 2 (3.51%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.51%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.51%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 22 (38.60%) Oracle
2 17 (29.82%) IBM
3 11 (19.30%) ServiceNow
4 8 (14.04%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.51%) HP
6 2 (3.51%) VMware
7 1 (1.75%) Cognos
7 1 (1.75%) Mapinfo