Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM DB2
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 137 172
Rank change year-on-year +23 +35 -57
Permanent jobs citing DB2 65 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.11% 0.27% 0.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.94% 0.79% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 36 2 9
Cheshire median annual salary £48,000 £60,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +13.21% +27.71%
10th Percentile £35,625 £60,000 £37,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £60,000 £82,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -19.05%

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 Cheshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 937 756 1244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 30.43% 33.57% 38.34%
Number of salaries quoted 775 679 1103
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.44% -8.75% +2.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £26,350
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £53,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DB2 in Cheshire

DB2
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for DB2 in Cheshire

DB2
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DB2 in Cheshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DB2 in Cheshire

DB2
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Knutsford - 39 £50,000 -
Chester - 4 £37,500 -
DB2
North West

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for DB2.

1 43 (66.15%) Finance
2 40 (61.54%) Oracle
3 38 (58.46%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (56.92%) Banking
5 33 (50.77%) Java
5 33 (50.77%) Web Services
6 29 (44.62%) CICS
7 28 (43.08%) JavaScript
7 28 (43.08%) COBOL
7 28 (43.08%) SDLC
8 25 (38.46%) Waterfall
8 25 (38.46%) Mainframe
9 24 (36.92%) SQL
10 22 (33.85%) SQL Server
11 21 (32.31%) J2EE
11 21 (32.31%) TDD
11 21 (32.31%) Risk Management
11 21 (32.31%) BDD
12 20 (30.77%) Hibernate
12 20 (30.77%) Service Management
12 20 (30.77%) HTML
12 20 (30.77%) EJB
12 20 (30.77%) JSP
12 20 (30.77%) Servlets
13 19 (29.23%) Jenkins
14 18 (27.69%) Continuous Integration
15 17 (26.15%) Test Automation
15 17 (26.15%) jQuery
15 17 (26.15%) Bitbucket
15 17 (26.15%) Relational Database

DB2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 29 (44.62%) CICS
2 13 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 11 (16.92%) JBoss
4 10 (15.38%) WebLogic
5 7 (10.77%) Confluence
5 7 (10.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (6.15%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.54%) IaaS
2 1 (1.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.38%) HTTP
1 10 (15.38%) Internet
2 2 (3.08%) ATM
3 1 (1.54%) SSL
3 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (33.85%) SQL Server
2 17 (26.15%) Relational Database
3 13 (20.00%) IMS/DB
4 8 (12.31%) MariaDB
5 7 (10.77%) MongoDB
6 5 (7.69%) Oracle Database
6 5 (7.69%) RDBMS
7 4 (6.15%) Ingres
7 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.54%) Informix
Development Applications
1 19 (29.23%) Jenkins
2 17 (26.15%) Bitbucket
3 10 (15.38%) ClearCase
3 10 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 10 (15.38%) Gradle
3 10 (15.38%) Jasmine
3 10 (15.38%) Subversion
4 7 (10.77%) JIRA
4 7 (10.77%) Lombardi
4 7 (10.77%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (6.15%) Visual Studio
6 2 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.08%) TeamCity
6 2 (3.08%) XPEDITER
7 1 (1.54%) MSI
General
1 43 (66.15%) Finance
2 37 (56.92%) Banking
3 12 (18.46%) Investment Banking
3 12 (18.46%) Law
4 10 (15.38%) Retail Banking
5 7 (10.77%) Advertising
6 5 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (23.08%) Developer
2 10 (15.38%) Designer
2 10 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 8 (12.31%) Integration Engineer
3 8 (12.31%) Software Engineer
4 7 (10.77%) Applications Support
4 7 (10.77%) Automation Engineer
4 7 (10.77%) Database Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Java Software Developer
5 5 (7.69%) Programmer
5 5 (7.69%) Systems Programmer
6 4 (6.15%) Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Integration Developer
6 4 (6.15%) Software Designer
6 4 (6.15%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Applications Specialist
7 3 (4.62%) DB2 Programmer
7 3 (4.62%) DB2 Support
7 3 (4.62%) DB2 Systems Programmer
7 3 (4.62%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (50.77%) Web Services
2 21 (32.31%) J2EE
3 20 (30.77%) EJB
3 20 (30.77%) Hibernate
3 20 (30.77%) HTML
3 20 (30.77%) JSP
3 20 (30.77%) Servlets
4 17 (26.15%) jQuery
5 15 (23.08%) SOAP
6 14 (21.54%) XML
7 13 (20.00%) REST
8 12 (18.46%) JMS
8 12 (18.46%) WSDL
8 12 (18.46%) XSD
9 10 (15.38%) Backbone.js
9 10 (15.38%) CSS
9 10 (15.38%) CSS3
9 10 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
9 10 (15.38%) Spring
9 10 (15.38%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 25 (38.46%) Mainframe
2 10 (15.38%) RIA
2 10 (15.38%) User Experience
3 7 (10.77%) PMI
4 6 (9.23%) IBM Mainframe
5 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (6.15%) FMCG
6 3 (4.62%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.54%) AS400
7 1 (1.54%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.54%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.00%) Unix
2 11 (16.92%) Linux
2 11 (16.92%) Windows
3 1 (1.54%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (58.46%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (43.08%) SDLC
3 25 (38.46%) Waterfall
4 21 (32.31%) BDD
4 21 (32.31%) Risk Management
4 21 (32.31%) TDD
5 20 (30.77%) Service Management
6 18 (27.69%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (26.15%) Test Automation
8 15 (23.08%) MVC
9 14 (21.54%) ITIL
10 12 (18.46%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (18.46%) Wealth Management
11 11 (16.92%) Software Engineering
12 9 (13.85%) Investment Management
12 9 (13.85%) MVVM
12 9 (13.85%) Project Management
13 8 (12.31%) PRINCE2
13 8 (12.31%) SOA
14 7 (10.77%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 33 (50.77%) Java
2 28 (43.08%) COBOL
2 28 (43.08%) JavaScript
3 24 (36.92%) SQL
4 12 (18.46%) Assembly Language
5 8 (12.31%) C#
6 6 (9.23%) Perl
6 6 (9.23%) PowerShell
7 5 (7.69%) JCL
7 5 (7.69%) REXX
8 3 (4.62%) PHP
8 3 (4.62%) Python
9 2 (3.08%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (12.31%) PMI Certification
2 4 (6.15%) Degree
3 2 (3.08%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.54%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.69%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) Ganglia
1 3 (4.62%) Netcool
1 3 (4.62%) SCOM
2 2 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 40 (61.54%) Oracle
2 15 (23.08%) IBM
3 10 (15.38%) Chordiant
4 9 (13.85%) Microsoft
4 9 (13.85%) Teradata
5 7 (10.77%) Sybase
6 3 (4.62%) CA
6 3 (4.62%) Splunk
7 2 (3.08%) HP
7 2 (3.08%) ServiceNow
7 2 (3.08%) Sun