Period
to 17 February 2018

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 17 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM DB2
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 129 153
Rank change year-on-year +7 +24 -36
Permanent jobs citing DB2 66 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.96% 0.69% 0.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.16% 2.09% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 36 2 12
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £38,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.72% -23.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £36,625 £33,525 £32,500
90th Percentile £56,875 £42,375 £82,250
North West median annual salary £48,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +21.25% -5.88% -15.00%

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 1,071 719 1,030
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 31.84% 33.29% 36.06%
Number of salaries quoted 857 632 939
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.59% -1.25% -
10th Percentile £28,200 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £53,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 17 February 2018.

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 17 February 2018. 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 -6 40 £50,000 +38.89% 3
Wilmslow +21 4 £40,500 -
DB2
North West

For the 6 months to 17 February 2018, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for DB2.

1 50 (75.76%) Finance
2 36 (54.55%) CICS
3 34 (51.52%) Banking
4 32 (48.48%) Mainframe
4 32 (48.48%) COBOL
5 30 (45.45%) Java
6 29 (43.94%) Oracle
7 27 (40.91%) Risk Management
8 24 (36.36%) SDLC
9 23 (34.85%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (33.33%) Investment Banking
10 22 (33.33%) Law
10 22 (33.33%) Wealth Management
11 21 (31.82%) SQL
12 20 (30.30%) Waterfall
13 19 (28.79%) Web Services
13 19 (28.79%) IBM
14 17 (25.76%) JavaScript
14 17 (25.76%) Service Management
15 16 (24.24%) J2EE
16 15 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
16 15 (22.73%) Hibernate
16 15 (22.73%) Relational Database
17 14 (21.21%) Software Engineering
17 14 (21.21%) IMS/DB
17 14 (21.21%) SQL Server
17 14 (21.21%) ITIL
17 14 (21.21%) Unix
17 14 (21.21%) Linux
18 13 (19.70%) JSP

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 36 (54.55%) CICS
2 8 (12.12%) WebSphere
3 5 (7.58%) JBoss
4 4 (6.06%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.52%) Confluence
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.64%) HTTP
1 9 (13.64%) Internet
2 2 (3.03%) SSL
2 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.52%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.73%) Relational Database
2 14 (21.21%) IMS/DB
2 14 (21.21%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.06%) Easytrieve
3 4 (6.06%) MariaDB
3 4 (6.06%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.55%) Ingres
4 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 10 (15.15%) Bitbucket
3 9 (13.64%) Git (software)
3 9 (13.64%) Gradle
3 9 (13.64%) Jasmine
4 4 (6.06%) ClearCase
4 4 (6.06%) Subversion
5 3 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.03%) XPEDITER
7 1 (1.52%) JIRA
7 1 (1.52%) Lombardi
7 1 (1.52%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.52%) TeamCity
General
1 50 (75.76%) Finance
2 34 (51.52%) Banking
3 22 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 22 (33.33%) Law
4 9 (13.64%) Advertising
5 2 (3.03%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (21.21%) Developer
2 12 (18.18%) Software Engineer
3 10 (15.15%) Java Developer
4 7 (10.61%) Analyst
4 7 (10.61%) Applications Support
5 6 (9.09%) Programmer
5 6 (9.09%) Systems Programmer
6 5 (7.58%) Designer
6 5 (7.58%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Software Designer
7 4 (6.06%) Architect
7 4 (6.06%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) COBOL Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Database Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) DB2 Programmer
7 4 (6.06%) DB2 Support
7 4 (6.06%) DB2 Systems Programmer
7 4 (6.06%) Software Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.55%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (28.79%) Web Services
2 16 (24.24%) J2EE
3 15 (22.73%) Hibernate
4 13 (19.70%) EJB
4 13 (19.70%) JSP
4 13 (19.70%) Servlets
5 12 (18.18%) HTML
6 11 (16.67%) Spring
7 10 (15.15%) jQuery
7 10 (15.15%) REST
8 9 (13.64%) AngularJS
8 9 (13.64%) Backbone.js
8 9 (13.64%) CSS
8 9 (13.64%) CSS3
8 9 (13.64%) Ext JS
8 9 (13.64%) HTML5
8 9 (13.64%) KnockoutJS
8 9 (13.64%) SOAP
8 9 (13.64%) Spring MVC
8 9 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 32 (48.48%) Mainframe
2 11 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
3 9 (13.64%) RIA
3 9 (13.64%) User Experience
4 7 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (7.58%) Management Information System
5 5 (7.58%) VSAM
6 3 (4.55%) PMI
7 1 (1.52%) AS400
7 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.21%) Linux
1 14 (21.21%) Unix
2 12 (18.18%) Windows
3 2 (3.03%) AIX
3 2 (3.03%) Solaris
3 2 (3.03%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.91%) Risk Management
2 24 (36.36%) SDLC
3 23 (34.85%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (33.33%) Wealth Management
5 20 (30.30%) Waterfall
6 17 (25.76%) Service Management
7 15 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (21.21%) ITIL
8 14 (21.21%) Software Engineering
9 12 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (18.18%) Test Automation
10 11 (16.67%) BDD
10 11 (16.67%) TDD
11 10 (15.15%) MVC
12 9 (13.64%) Incident Management
12 9 (13.64%) Investment Management
12 9 (13.64%) MVVM
12 9 (13.64%) Problem Management
13 8 (12.12%) Information Security
14 7 (10.61%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (48.48%) COBOL
2 30 (45.45%) Java
3 21 (31.82%) SQL
4 17 (25.76%) JavaScript
5 13 (19.70%) JCL
6 9 (13.64%) Perl
7 7 (10.61%) Assembly Language
8 6 (9.09%) REXX
9 5 (7.58%) PowerShell
10 2 (3.03%) PHP
10 2 (3.03%) Python
11 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.52%) C#
11 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (9.09%) Degree
2 4 (6.06%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.03%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.52%) PMP
4 1 (1.52%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 11 (16.67%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (3.03%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (1.52%) RACF
Systems Management
1 7 (10.61%) Netcool
1 7 (10.61%) SCOM
2 6 (9.09%) Ganglia
3 3 (4.55%) Tivoli
4 2 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.03%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 1 (1.52%) CA Endevor
5 1 (1.52%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 1 (1.52%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 29 (43.94%) Oracle
2 19 (28.79%) IBM
3 9 (13.64%) CA
4 6 (9.09%) Splunk
5 5 (7.58%) Microsoft
6 4 (6.06%) Chordiant
6 4 (6.06%) Sybase
6 4 (6.06%) Teradata
7 2 (3.03%) ServiceNow
7 2 (3.03%) Sun
8 1 (1.52%) Google
8 1 (1.52%) HP