Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM DB2
UK > England
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 653 747 527
Rank change year-on-year +94 -220 -17
Permanent jobs citing DB2 499 465 878
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.34% 0.28% 0.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.17% 0.91% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 358 294 575
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £78,900
UK median annual salary £55,000 £49,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -

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 England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 42,617 50,824 52,281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 28.75% 30.25% 29.74%
Number of salaries quoted 35,201 42,273 45,114
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,375 £30,000 £29,685
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for DB2 in England

DB2
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for DB2 in England

DB2
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DB2 in England over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for DB2 in England

DB2
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the England region over the 6 months to 12 December 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
London +73 168 £62,500 +25.00% 19
South East +5 113 £55,000 +10.00% 15
Midlands +73 90 £50,000 +3.09% 8
West Midlands +64 81 £55,000 +2.33% 2
North of England +1 77 £40,000 -12.09% 17
North West -20 44 £45,000 -2.70% 10
Yorkshire +57 30 £37,000 -17.78% 6
East of England +40 23 £43,000 -4.44% 4
South West +41 20 £65,000 +52.94% 5
East Midlands +18 9 £42,500 +13.33% 6
North East - 2 £40,000 - 1
DB2
UK

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 England region with a requirement for DB2.

1 245 (49.10%) Oracle
2 243 (48.70%) SQL
3 206 (41.28%) SQL Server
4 202 (40.48%) Java
5 164 (32.87%) Linux
6 130 (26.05%) Finance
7 128 (25.65%) Problem-Solving
8 126 (25.25%) Agile Software Development
9 114 (22.85%) Windows
10 112 (22.44%) Unix
11 107 (21.44%) MySQL
12 103 (20.64%) IBM
13 85 (17.03%) Relational Database
14 81 (16.23%) SDLC
15 77 (15.43%) Python
16 74 (14.83%) Big Data
17 73 (14.63%) HTML
18 72 (14.43%) NoSQL
18 72 (14.43%) Amazon AWS
19 69 (13.83%) PostgreSQL
20 67 (13.43%) Banking
20 67 (13.43%) Degree
21 65 (13.03%) MongoDB
21 65 (13.03%) DevOps
22 64 (12.83%) Web Services
23 63 (12.63%) Microsoft
24 62 (12.42%) Sybase
25 60 (12.02%) Business Intelligence
26 59 (11.82%) Mainframe
27 56 (11.22%) XML

DB2
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 26 (5.21%) WebSphere
2 25 (5.01%) MQSeries
2 25 (5.01%) WebLogic
3 24 (4.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 23 (4.61%) CICS
5 22 (4.41%) Apache Spark
6 21 (4.21%) JBoss
7 16 (3.21%) SAS
8 15 (3.01%) WebSphere Application Server
9 14 (2.81%) NetWeaver
10 12 (2.40%) Tomcat
11 11 (2.20%) Drupal
12 9 (1.80%) IIS
13 8 (1.60%) Confluence
13 8 (1.60%) MS Exchange
14 7 (1.40%) ArcGIS
14 7 (1.40%) Elasticsearch
14 7 (1.40%) GeoServer
14 7 (1.40%) Moodle
14 7 (1.40%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (3.61%) Microsoft Excel
1 18 (3.61%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.60%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.20%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.80%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.40%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
4 1 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.20%) Exstream
4 1 (0.20%) Magento
4 1 (0.20%) Maximo
4 1 (0.20%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.20%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.20%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 72 (14.43%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (3.61%) Google Cloud Platform
4 16 (3.21%) SaaS
5 13 (2.61%) AWS CloudFormation
5 13 (2.61%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (2.61%) IaaS
6 12 (2.40%) PaaS
7 8 (1.60%) GitHub
7 8 (1.60%) iTunes
7 8 (1.60%) npm
7 8 (1.60%) Office 365
8 6 (1.20%) Amazon S3
9 5 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (1.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 5 (1.00%) Yarn
10 4 (0.80%) Amazon ELB
10 4 (0.80%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (0.80%) Route 53
11 2 (0.40%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.61%) Internet
2 17 (3.41%) DNS
2 17 (3.41%) SAN
2 17 (3.41%) TCP/IP
3 16 (3.21%) NAS
4 15 (3.01%) SSL
5 10 (2.00%) Firewall
6 7 (1.40%) DHCP
7 6 (1.20%) VPN
8 5 (1.00%) ATM
8 5 (1.00%) HTTP
8 5 (1.00%) LAN
8 5 (1.00%) WAN
9 4 (0.80%) PABX
9 4 (0.80%) VoIP
10 2 (0.40%) FTP
10 2 (0.40%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.40%) SSH
10 2 (0.40%) VLAN
11 1 (0.20%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 206 (41.28%) SQL Server
2 107 (21.44%) MySQL
3 85 (17.03%) Relational Database
4 74 (14.83%) Big Data
5 72 (14.43%) NoSQL
6 69 (13.83%) PostgreSQL
7 65 (13.03%) MongoDB
8 55 (11.02%) Data Warehouse
9 42 (8.42%) Hadoop
10 36 (7.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 34 (6.81%) RDBMS
12 24 (4.81%) Amazon RDS
13 20 (4.01%) BusinessObjects
14 18 (3.61%) Oracle Database
15 16 (3.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 13 (2.61%) DB2 UDB
16 13 (2.61%) HBase
16 13 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
17 12 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 11 (2.20%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 28 (5.61%) Jenkins
2 25 (5.01%) Git (software)
3 19 (3.81%) Subversion
4 15 (3.01%) Selenium
5 14 (2.81%) Maven
6 10 (2.00%) Cucumber
6 10 (2.00%) JIRA
6 10 (2.00%) JUnit
6 10 (2.00%) TeamCity
7 9 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (1.40%) Aptana Studio
8 7 (1.40%) Eclipse
9 6 (1.20%) Visual Studio
9 6 (1.20%) Visual Studio Team System
10 5 (1.00%) Babel
10 5 (1.00%) HP UFT
10 5 (1.00%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (1.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 5 (1.00%) webpack
11 4 (0.80%) Oracle APEX
General
1 130 (26.05%) Finance
2 67 (13.43%) Banking
3 34 (6.81%) Financial Institution
3 34 (6.81%) Investment Banking
4 19 (3.81%) Retail
5 15 (3.01%) Marketing
6 11 (2.20%) Front Office
7 7 (1.40%) Billing
8 6 (1.20%) Electronics
9 5 (1.00%) Advertising
9 5 (1.00%) Back Office
9 5 (1.00%) Games
10 4 (0.80%) Law
10 4 (0.80%) Legal
10 4 (0.80%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.60%) Automotive
11 3 (0.60%) Local Government
11 3 (0.60%) Publishing
11 3 (0.60%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 96 (19.24%) Developer
2 82 (16.43%) DBA
3 79 (15.83%) Architect
4 75 (15.03%) Administrator
5 57 (11.42%) Analyst
6 38 (7.62%) Java Developer
7 37 (7.41%) Consultant
8 29 (5.81%) DB2 DBA
9 26 (5.21%) Solutions Architect
10 23 (4.61%) Database Architect
11 21 (4.21%) DevOps Engineer
11 21 (4.21%) Software Engineer
12 20 (4.01%) DB2 Administrator
13 19 (3.81%) SQL DBA
13 19 (3.81%) Team Leader
13 19 (3.81%) Technical Consultant
14 18 (3.61%) Senior Software Engineer
15 17 (3.41%) Technical Architect
16 16 (3.21%) Java Software Engineer
16 16 (3.21%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (14.63%) HTML
2 64 (12.83%) Web Services
3 56 (11.22%) XML
4 54 (10.82%) CSS
5 53 (10.62%) Middleware
6 43 (8.62%) .NET
7 37 (7.41%) REST
8 35 (7.01%) Spring
9 31 (6.21%) HTML5
10 25 (5.01%) Java EE
11 24 (4.81%) J2EE
12 20 (4.01%) Kafka
13 19 (3.81%) SOAP
14 18 (3.61%) AngularJS
15 16 (3.21%) JSON
16 15 (3.01%) Hibernate
17 14 (2.81%) RESTful
18 12 (2.40%) JMS
19 11 (2.20%) CSS3
19 11 (2.20%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 59 (11.82%) Mainframe
2 51 (10.22%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (7.82%) Enterprise Software
4 33 (6.61%) Self-Motivation
5 30 (6.01%) Cyberthreat
6 24 (4.81%) AS400
6 24 (4.81%) Mobile App
7 22 (4.41%) Management Information System
8 20 (4.01%) Data Centre
8 20 (4.01%) Replication
9 15 (3.01%) Data Structures
9 15 (3.01%) IBM Mainframe
9 15 (3.01%) iSeries
10 14 (2.81%) Equities
10 14 (2.81%) HACMP
11 12 (2.40%) Derivative
12 10 (2.00%) Public Cloud
13 9 (1.80%) Greenfield Project
13 9 (1.80%) NHS
14 7 (1.40%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 164 (32.87%) Linux
2 114 (22.85%) Windows
3 112 (22.44%) Unix
4 56 (11.22%) AIX
5 41 (8.22%) Windows Server
6 30 (6.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (3.61%) HPUX
7 18 (3.61%) Solaris
8 13 (2.61%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (2.00%) zOS
10 9 (1.80%) Windows 2000
11 4 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.60%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.60%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.40%) SUSE
14 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.20%) CentOS
14 1 (0.20%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (25.65%) Problem-Solving
2 126 (25.25%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (16.23%) SDLC
4 65 (13.03%) DevOps
5 60 (12.02%) Business Intelligence
6 55 (11.02%) High Availability
7 52 (10.42%) Open Source
8 50 (10.02%) Software Engineering
8 50 (10.02%) Test Automation
9 44 (8.82%) Computer Science
10 41 (8.22%) Performance Tuning
11 40 (8.02%) ITIL
11 40 (8.02%) Mentoring
11 40 (8.02%) OO
12 37 (7.41%) TDD
13 36 (7.21%) Risk Management
14 34 (6.81%) Analytics
15 33 (6.61%) Strategic Thinking
16 30 (6.01%) Innovative Thinking
16 30 (6.01%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 243 (48.70%) SQL
2 202 (40.48%) Java
3 77 (15.43%) Python
4 54 (10.82%) JavaScript
5 53 (10.62%) C++
6 41 (8.22%) C#
7 40 (8.02%) COBOL
8 38 (7.62%) Shell Script
9 32 (6.41%) Bash Shell
10 31 (6.21%) PHP
11 26 (5.21%) Perl
12 24 (4.81%) JCL
13 23 (4.61%) PL/SQL
14 21 (4.21%) C
14 21 (4.21%) Korn
14 21 (4.21%) RPG
15 16 (3.21%) VB
16 13 (2.61%) PowerShell
16 13 (2.61%) REXX
16 13 (2.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 67 (13.43%) Degree
2 17 (3.41%) ISEB
2 17 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (2.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 13 (2.61%) Master's Degree
4 11 (2.20%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (2.20%) MCDBA
5 9 (1.80%) CISA
5 9 (1.80%) CISSP
6 7 (1.40%) CISM
6 7 (1.40%) ISTQB
7 6 (1.20%) MCSE
7 6 (1.20%) RHCA
7 6 (1.20%) RHCE
7 6 (1.20%) RHCSA
7 6 (1.20%) Security Cleared
8 4 (0.80%) MCSA
9 3 (0.60%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.60%) PMP
9 3 (0.60%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (6.81%) QA
2 17 (3.41%) SLA
3 12 (2.40%) Data Quality
3 12 (2.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.80%) HL7
5 7 (1.40%) PMO
6 5 (1.00%) GDPR
7 3 (0.60%) GAMP
8 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (5.61%) Docker
2 27 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (2.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 8 (1.60%) Time Sharing Option
5 7 (1.40%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (1.00%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.80%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 3 (0.60%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.40%) ACF2
9 2 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.40%) HDFS
9 2 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.40%) oVirt
9 2 (0.40%) pfSense
9 2 (0.40%) RACF
10 1 (0.20%) NDS
10 1 (0.20%) NetIQ eDirectory
10 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 35 (7.01%) Ansible
2 32 (6.41%) Puppet
3 30 (6.01%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (3.61%) Tivoli
5 12 (2.40%) Kubernetes
6 10 (2.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 8 (1.60%) Terraform
8 6 (1.20%) Microsoft Clustering
9 5 (1.00%) Netcool
9 5 (1.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 5 (1.00%) WebSphere Cast Iron
10 4 (0.80%) HP ALM
10 4 (0.80%) IBM BigFix
10 4 (0.80%) Netcool/OMNIbus
10 4 (0.80%) QRadar
10 4 (0.80%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
10 4 (0.80%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 4 (0.80%) Tivoli Monitoring
11 3 (0.60%) Kibana
11 3 (0.60%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 245 (49.10%) Oracle
2 103 (20.64%) IBM
3 63 (12.63%) Microsoft
4 62 (12.42%) Sybase
5 41 (8.22%) VMware
6 33 (6.61%) SAP
7 26 (5.21%) Red Hat
8 22 (4.41%) HP
9 19 (3.81%) Informatica
10 18 (3.61%) Google
11 16 (3.21%) Tableau
11 16 (3.21%) Teradata
12 13 (2.61%) Ab Initio
12 13 (2.61%) Cloudera
13 12 (2.40%) Cognos
13 12 (2.40%) SolarWinds
14 11 (2.20%) Splunk
15 10 (2.00%) Veritas
16 9 (1.80%) Citrix
16 9 (1.80%) Salesforce.com