Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM DB2
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 39 -
Rank change year-on-year -7 - -
Permanent jobs citing DB2 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 0.36% 1.42% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.82% 3.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Chester median annual salary - £37,500 -
Cheshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -25.00% +13.21%

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 Chester with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 122 124 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 44.20% 44.13% 34.56%
Number of salaries quoted 110 109 93
Chester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £24,850
90th Percentile £72,500 £55,250 £57,500
Cheshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% +13.33% -6.25%

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for DB2 in Chester

DB2
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for DB2 in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Chester region with a requirement for DB2.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

DB2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL