Period
to 19 June 2019

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

IBM DB2
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 133 145 128
Rank change year-on-year +12 -17 -4
Permanent jobs citing DB2 11 33 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.54% 1.06% 1.01%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.08% 3.21% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 10
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £41,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.48% -5.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £41,200 £28,450 £35,925
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,500 £53,875
North West median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +25.00% -20.00%

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 529 1,027 834
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 25.97% 32.94% 33.70%
Number of salaries quoted 386 829 702
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £58,175
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 19 June 2019.

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 19 June 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
Knutsford +5 4 - -
Crewe - 3 £50,000 -
Congleton - 2 £55,000 -
DB2
North West

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for DB2.

1 7 (63.64%) Java
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) Web Services
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) Tomcat
3 5 (45.45%) Spring
3 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (36.36%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (27.27%) IBM
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) UML
5 3 (27.27%) OO
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) JUnit
5 3 (27.27%) CSS
5 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 3 (27.27%) REST
5 3 (27.27%) CSS3
5 3 (27.27%) HTML5
5 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
5 3 (27.27%) Docker
5 3 (27.27%) JNBridge
5 3 (27.27%) Greenfield Project

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 5 (45.45%) Tomcat
2 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
3 2 (18.18%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) JUnit
2 2 (18.18%) Bitbucket
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Gradle
2 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 2 (18.18%) LabVIEW
2 2 (18.18%) Mockito
3 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Developer
3 3 (27.27%) AWS Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Java Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Java Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior C Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Windows Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Support Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Web Services
2 5 (45.45%) Spring
3 4 (36.36%) HTML
4 3 (27.27%) CSS
4 3 (27.27%) CSS3
4 3 (27.27%) HTML5
4 3 (27.27%) REST
5 2 (18.18%) .NET
5 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
5 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
5 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
5 2 (18.18%) JDBC
5 2 (18.18%) JSON
5 2 (18.18%) Node.js
5 2 (18.18%) React
5 2 (18.18%) Sass
5 2 (18.18%) Servlets
5 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (18.18%) WireMock
6 1 (9.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (18.18%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (18.18%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (18.18%) Mainframe
2 2 (18.18%) Verilog
3 1 (9.09%) RIA
3 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (27.27%) OO
2 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
2 3 (27.27%) UML
3 2 (18.18%) Deployment Automation
3 2 (18.18%) Investment Management
3 2 (18.18%) Microservices
3 2 (18.18%) SDLC
3 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) C
4 2 (18.18%) C++
4 2 (18.18%) COBOL
4 2 (18.18%) Groovy
4 2 (18.18%) MATLAB
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) IBM
2 3 (27.27%) JNBridge