The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for DB2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM DB2
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 121 108
Rank change year-on-year +8 -13  
Permanent jobs citing DB2 19 24 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.97% 1.00% 1.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.46% 4.87% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 24
Median salary £48,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.61% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £49,700 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -12.38% +10.52%  

DB2 is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 549 493 564
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 27.94% 20.55% 27.96%
Number of salaries quoted 470 424 484
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing DB2 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for DB2 in Birmingham

DB2
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for DB2 in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for DB2.

1 33 (91.67%) SQL
2 23 (63.89%) Finance
3 21 (58.33%) Software Engineering
4 20 (55.56%) SQL Server
5 19 (52.78%) Java
6 18 (50.00%) Oracle
6 18 (50.00%) Linux
7 16 (44.44%) MySQL
7 16 (44.44%) IBM
7 16 (44.44%) VMware
7 16 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
7 16 (44.44%) Data Centre
8 14 (38.89%) Line Management
8 14 (38.89%) Virtual Machines
8 14 (38.89%) SCVMM
8 14 (38.89%) Amazon EC2
8 14 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
8 14 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
8 14 (38.89%) Capacity Planning
8 14 (38.89%) MongoDB
8 14 (38.89%) ITIL V3
8 14 (38.89%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (38.89%) CMDB
8 14 (38.89%) Citrix
8 14 (38.89%) PMP
8 14 (38.89%) PMI Certification
8 14 (38.89%) BMC
8 14 (38.89%) Service Management
8 14 (38.89%) Service Delivery
8 14 (38.89%) Project Management

DB2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 14 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (38.89%) Amazon EC2
1 14 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (36.11%) IaaS
2 13 (36.11%) PaaS
3 2 (5.56%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 16 (44.44%) MySQL
3 14 (38.89%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.78%) OLAP
5 1 (2.78%) Power BI
5 1 (2.78%) Redis
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.78%) JUnit
2 1 (2.78%) Mockito
2 1 (2.78%) Selenium
2 1 (2.78%) TestNG
2 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (63.89%) Finance
2 13 (36.11%) Publishing
3 10 (27.78%) Retail
4 2 (5.56%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Architect
1 13 (36.11%) Solutions Architect
2 12 (33.33%) Developer
3 9 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Software Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Middleware Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Junior
6 2 (5.56%) Junior Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) DBA
7 1 (2.78%) Exchange Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) SQL DBA
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (2.78%) TIBCO Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) Spring
2 7 (19.44%) Apache CXF
3 3 (8.33%) JMS
3 3 (8.33%) Middleware
3 3 (8.33%) TIBCO EMS
4 2 (5.56%) .NET
4 2 (5.56%) CSS
4 2 (5.56%) HTML
5 1 (2.78%) Akka
5 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.78%) Dropwizard
5 1 (2.78%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.78%) J2EE
5 1 (2.78%) JDBC
5 1 (2.78%) JPA
5 1 (2.78%) JSF
5 1 (2.78%) Play Framework
5 1 (2.78%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 14 (38.89%) CMDB
3 13 (36.11%) Computer Science
4 11 (30.56%) Fintech
5 2 (5.56%) Derivative
5 2 (5.56%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (5.56%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.78%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 18 (50.00%) Linux
2 13 (36.11%) Unix
3 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.56%) Windows
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 14 (38.89%) Capacity Planning
2 14 (38.89%) Continuous Improvement
2 14 (38.89%) ITIL
2 14 (38.89%) ITIL V3
2 14 (38.89%) Line Management
2 14 (38.89%) PRINCE2
2 14 (38.89%) Project Management
2 14 (38.89%) Service Delivery
2 14 (38.89%) Service Management
3 13 (36.11%) Business Development
3 13 (36.11%) CRM
3 13 (36.11%) Customer Engagement
3 13 (36.11%) Gantt Chart
3 13 (36.11%) IT Governance
3 13 (36.11%) IT Strategy
3 13 (36.11%) Presales
3 13 (36.11%) Requirements Analysis
3 13 (36.11%) Technical Architecture
3 13 (36.11%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 33 (91.67%) SQL
2 19 (52.78%) Java
3 5 (13.89%) Korn
3 5 (13.89%) Perl
4 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.33%) Python
5 2 (5.56%) C#
6 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.78%) PHP
6 1 (2.78%) Scala
6 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (38.89%) PMI Certification
1 14 (38.89%) PMP
2 13 (36.11%) Computer Science Degree
2 13 (36.11%) Degree
2 13 (36.11%) ISEB
3 2 (5.56%) MCSE
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.56%) RHCA
3 2 (5.56%) RHCE
3 2 (5.56%) RHCSA
4 1 (2.78%) MCP
4 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 16 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (38.89%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (38.89%) SCVMM
2 3 (8.33%) TIBCO Hawk
3 2 (5.56%) ZABBIX
4 1 (2.78%) SCCM
4 1 (2.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (50.00%) Oracle
2 16 (44.44%) IBM
2 16 (44.44%) VMware
3 14 (38.89%) BMC
3 14 (38.89%) Citrix
4 13 (36.11%) CheckPoint
4 13 (36.11%) Cisco
4 13 (36.11%) EMC
4 13 (36.11%) HP
4 13 (36.11%) Juniper
4 13 (36.11%) NetApp
4 13 (36.11%) Sybase
5 3 (8.33%) TIBCO
6 2 (5.56%) New Relic
6 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds