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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM DB2
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 82 112
Rank change year-on-year -11 +30  
Permanent jobs citing DB2 21 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.44% 0.62% 0.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.34% 2.20% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 12
Median salary £42,500 £60,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.16% +13.20%  
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 Cheshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 484 273 579
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 33.29% 28.38% 34.10%
Number of salaries quoted 396 246 488
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 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 3 months to 23 June 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 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 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
Knutsford - 16 £42,500 - 2
Chester - 2 £37,500 -
Ellesmere Port - 1 £47,500 -
DB2
North West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for DB2.

1 20 (74.07%) Web Services
1 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (66.67%) Banking
2 18 (66.67%) Oracle
3 17 (62.96%) JavaScript
3 17 (62.96%) Finance
4 15 (55.56%) SDLC
5 14 (51.85%) Java
6 11 (40.74%) J2EE
6 11 (40.74%) EJB
6 11 (40.74%) JSP
6 11 (40.74%) Servlets
6 11 (40.74%) Risk Management
6 11 (40.74%) Hibernate
6 11 (40.74%) WSDL
6 11 (40.74%) Retail
7 10 (37.04%) Waterfall
7 10 (37.04%) Mainframe
7 10 (37.04%) XML
7 10 (37.04%) JMS
7 10 (37.04%) SQL
8 9 (33.33%) HTML
8 9 (33.33%) Service Management
8 9 (33.33%) jQuery
8 9 (33.33%) TDD
9 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
9 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (29.63%) BDD
9 8 (29.63%) IBM
9 8 (29.63%) CICS

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 8 (29.63%) CICS
2 7 (25.93%) JBoss
2 7 (25.93%) WebLogic
2 7 (25.93%) WebSphere
3 6 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (18.52%) Confluence
5 3 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) HTTP
1 3 (11.11%) Internet
2 2 (7.41%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) IMS/DB
3 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.70%) MariaDB
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Bitbucket
1 8 (29.63%) Jenkins
2 7 (25.93%) ClearCase
2 7 (25.93%) Subversion
3 6 (22.22%) Lombardi
4 5 (18.52%) JIRA
4 5 (18.52%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
5 3 (11.11%) Gradle
5 3 (11.11%) Jasmine
5 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (66.67%) Banking
2 17 (62.96%) Finance
3 11 (40.74%) Retail
4 6 (22.22%) Retail Banking
5 3 (11.11%) Corporate Banking
5 3 (11.11%) Financial Institution
6 2 (7.41%) Investment Banking
7 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Designer
3 4 (14.81%) Product Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Applications Support
4 3 (11.11%) Integration Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Integration Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) Applications Support Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Support Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Database Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Design Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Product Development Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Product Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Senior J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (74.07%) Web Services
2 11 (40.74%) EJB
2 11 (40.74%) Hibernate
2 11 (40.74%) J2EE
2 11 (40.74%) JSP
2 11 (40.74%) Servlets
2 11 (40.74%) WSDL
3 10 (37.04%) JMS
3 10 (37.04%) XML
4 9 (33.33%) HTML
4 9 (33.33%) jQuery
5 8 (29.63%) Struts
6 7 (25.93%) REST
6 7 (25.93%) XSD
7 6 (22.22%) SOAP
8 5 (18.52%) .NET
9 4 (14.81%) .NET Framework
9 4 (14.81%) RESTful
10 3 (11.11%) Ext JS
10 3 (11.11%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Mainframe
2 5 (18.52%) Management Information System
3 3 (11.11%) FMCG
3 3 (11.11%) Online Banking
3 3 (11.11%) PMI
3 3 (11.11%) User Experience
4 2 (7.41%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (7.41%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (7.41%) RIA
5 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Unix
2 3 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (55.56%) SDLC
3 11 (40.74%) Risk Management
4 10 (37.04%) Waterfall
5 9 (33.33%) Service Management
5 9 (33.33%) TDD
6 8 (29.63%) BDD
6 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
7 7 (25.93%) SOA
8 6 (22.22%) MVC
9 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
10 4 (14.81%) Creative Problem-Solving
10 4 (14.81%) DevOps
10 4 (14.81%) Project Management
10 4 (14.81%) Scrum
10 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (11.11%) Agile Project Management
11 3 (11.11%) API Development
11 3 (11.11%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) JavaScript
2 14 (51.85%) Java
3 10 (37.04%) SQL
4 8 (29.63%) COBOL
5 5 (18.52%) C#
5 5 (18.52%) PL/SQL
6 3 (11.11%) Assembly Language
7 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Oracle
2 8 (29.63%) Chordiant
2 8 (29.63%) IBM
3 6 (22.22%) Teradata
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.70%) Sybase
Knutsford
Nigel Frank International
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