Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM DB2
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 709 517 487
Rank change year-on-year -192 -30 -70
Permanent jobs citing DB2 485 890 1219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.29% 0.50% 0.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.95% 1.68% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 303 593 730
England median annual salary £49,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £34,100 £35,000 £32,422
90th Percentile £75,000 £80,000 £91,250
UK median annual salary £48,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -15.65% +4.55% +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 50929 53003 64619
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 30.17% 29.59% 31.59%
Number of salaries quoted 42324 45756 54927
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 -115 165 £50,000 -23.08% 15
South East -91 121 £50,000 -16.67% 4
North of England +18 107 £45,000 +12.50% 12
North West -4 93 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Midlands -42 59 £48,500 -7.62% 1
West Midlands -24 47 £55,000 +4.76% 1
East of England -21 22 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Yorkshire +28 14 £45,000 +5.88% 4
East Midlands +5 12 £38,750 -22.50%
South West -20 10 £46,480 +16.20% 5
DB2
UK

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

1 293 (60.41%) Oracle
2 273 (56.29%) SQL
3 220 (45.36%) SQL Server
4 211 (43.51%) Java
5 157 (32.37%) IBM
6 155 (31.96%) Linux
7 146 (30.10%) Finance
8 134 (27.63%) Agile Software Development
9 118 (24.33%) Unix
10 107 (22.06%) MySQL
11 106 (21.86%) JavaScript
12 99 (20.41%) Web Services
13 95 (19.59%) Windows
14 89 (18.35%) Relational Database
15 87 (17.94%) J2EE
16 86 (17.73%) XML
17 84 (17.32%) SDLC
18 74 (15.26%) Banking
19 73 (15.05%) ETL
20 72 (14.85%) Data Warehouse
21 70 (14.43%) Spring
22 66 (13.61%) HTML
23 65 (13.40%) Continuous Integration
24 63 (12.99%) TDD
25 62 (12.78%) WebSphere
25 62 (12.78%) Jenkins
25 62 (12.78%) Oracle Database
26 58 (11.96%) Hibernate
27 56 (11.55%) Analytical Skills
28 55 (11.34%) Business Intelligence

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 62 (12.78%) WebSphere
2 40 (8.25%) Apache
3 34 (7.01%) CICS
4 25 (5.15%) Tomcat
5 23 (4.74%) WebLogic
6 22 (4.54%) JBoss
7 19 (3.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 15 (3.09%) Confluence
9 11 (2.27%) CMS
10 9 (1.86%) MQSeries
10 9 (1.86%) OpenStack
10 9 (1.86%) WebSphere Application Server
11 8 (1.65%) SharePoint
12 7 (1.44%) IIS
12 7 (1.44%) Oracle Application Server
13 5 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
14 4 (0.82%) NetWeaver
15 3 (0.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 3 (0.62%) Commerce Server
15 3 (0.62%) nginx
Applications
1 11 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.03%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.41%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 6 (1.24%) Oracle Applications
1 6 (1.24%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (1.24%) SAP GRC
2 5 (1.03%) BusinessWorks
2 5 (1.03%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 4 (0.82%) Cognos TM1
3 4 (0.82%) SAP CRM
3 4 (0.82%) SAP HR
4 3 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.41%) Magento
5 2 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.41%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.21%) Exstream
6 1 (0.21%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.21%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 35 (7.22%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (5.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (3.09%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (2.68%) Amazon ELB
4 13 (2.68%) Amazon S3
4 13 (2.68%) Route 53
5 10 (2.06%) IaaS
5 10 (2.06%) PaaS
6 4 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.82%) Oracle Service Cloud
7 3 (0.62%) GitHub
7 3 (0.62%) SaaS
8 1 (0.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.95%) Internet
2 19 (3.92%) Firewall
2 19 (3.92%) HTTP
2 19 (3.92%) VPN
3 18 (3.71%) TCP/IP
4 17 (3.51%) SAN
4 17 (3.51%) SSL
5 14 (2.89%) FTP
6 13 (2.68%) LDAP
6 13 (2.68%) SNMP
7 12 (2.47%) Kerberos
8 11 (2.27%) SSH
9 7 (1.44%) DNS
10 5 (1.03%) Network Security
10 5 (1.03%) WebEx
11 3 (0.62%) LAN
11 3 (0.62%) VLAN
11 3 (0.62%) WAN
12 2 (0.41%) Ethernet
12 2 (0.41%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 220 (45.36%) SQL Server
2 107 (22.06%) MySQL
3 89 (18.35%) Relational Database
4 72 (14.85%) Data Warehouse
5 62 (12.78%) Oracle Database
6 38 (7.84%) OLAP
6 38 (7.84%) Oracle OLAP
7 34 (7.01%) OLTP
8 33 (6.80%) RDBMS
9 32 (6.60%) MongoDB
10 29 (5.98%) PostgreSQL
11 26 (5.36%) BusinessObjects
12 22 (4.54%) Hadoop
12 22 (4.54%) QlikView
13 21 (4.33%) Oracle ODI
14 20 (4.12%) OLAP Cube
15 19 (3.92%) MariaDB
15 19 (3.92%) Power BI
16 16 (3.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 16 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 62 (12.78%) Jenkins
2 38 (7.84%) JIRA
3 28 (5.77%) Git (software)
4 26 (5.36%) Selenium
5 24 (4.95%) Bitbucket
5 24 (4.95%) Maven
6 23 (4.74%) JUnit
7 22 (4.54%) Sonatype Nexus
8 20 (4.12%) Gradle
8 20 (4.12%) Subversion
9 19 (3.92%) Cucumber
10 16 (3.30%) Ant
10 16 (3.30%) Mockito
10 16 (3.30%) Visual Studio
11 15 (3.09%) Jasmine
12 14 (2.89%) Team Foundation Server
13 13 (2.68%) TestNG
13 13 (2.68%) Toad
14 11 (2.27%) TeamCity
15 10 (2.06%) ClearCase
General
1 146 (30.10%) Finance
2 74 (15.26%) Banking
3 38 (7.84%) Retail
4 16 (3.30%) French Language
4 16 (3.30%) German Language
4 16 (3.30%) Investment Banking
5 12 (2.47%) Law
5 12 (2.47%) Retail Banking
6 11 (2.27%) Advertising
7 9 (1.86%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (1.65%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.24%) Publishing
10 5 (1.03%) Front Office
11 3 (0.62%) General Ledger
11 3 (0.62%) Marketing
11 3 (0.62%) Private Banking
12 2 (0.41%) Billing
12 2 (0.41%) Games
12 2 (0.41%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.41%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 162 (33.40%) Developer
2 70 (14.43%) Java Developer
3 46 (9.48%) Analyst
4 40 (8.25%) Architect
4 40 (8.25%) Consultant
5 26 (5.36%) DBA
5 26 (5.36%) Senior Developer
5 26 (5.36%) SQL Developer
6 25 (5.15%) Applications Support
6 25 (5.15%) Software Engineer
7 23 (4.74%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 21 (4.33%) Oracle Developer
9 20 (4.12%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
10 17 (3.51%) DB2 Developer
11 16 (3.30%) Administrator
11 16 (3.30%) Senior Java Developer
12 14 (2.89%) DevOps Engineer
13 13 (2.68%) Data Analyst
13 13 (2.68%) Data Architect
14 12 (2.47%) Data Warehouse Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (20.41%) Web Services
2 87 (17.94%) J2EE
3 86 (17.73%) XML
4 70 (14.43%) Spring
5 66 (13.61%) HTML
6 58 (11.96%) Hibernate
7 50 (10.31%) REST
8 45 (9.28%) CSS
9 38 (7.84%) JSP
10 37 (7.63%) .NET
10 37 (7.63%) Servlets
10 37 (7.63%) SOAP
11 36 (7.42%) AngularJS
12 28 (5.77%) EJB
12 28 (5.77%) JMS
13 27 (5.57%) jQuery
14 26 (5.36%) HTML5
15 23 (4.74%) Spring MVC
16 22 (4.54%) RESTful
17 21 (4.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 56 (11.55%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (7.22%) Mainframe
3 22 (4.54%) Replication
4 17 (3.51%) Clustering
5 16 (3.30%) User Experience
6 14 (2.89%) Fintech
7 13 (2.68%) RIA
8 12 (2.47%) Data Structures
8 12 (2.47%) iSeries
9 11 (2.27%) Computer Science
9 11 (2.27%) PMI
10 10 (2.06%) IBM Mainframe
11 9 (1.86%) AS400
11 9 (1.86%) Management Information System
12 8 (1.65%) Data Centre
12 8 (1.65%) Mobile App
13 5 (1.03%) DataPower
13 5 (1.03%) Greenfield Project
13 5 (1.03%) SWIFT
14 4 (0.82%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 155 (31.96%) Linux
2 118 (24.33%) Unix
3 95 (19.59%) Windows
4 32 (6.60%) AIX
4 32 (6.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 31 (6.39%) Solaris
6 19 (3.92%) zOS
7 10 (2.06%) Windows Server
8 8 (1.65%) CentOS
9 5 (1.03%) HPUX
9 5 (1.03%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (1.03%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.62%) Android
10 3 (0.62%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.41%) SUSE
11 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.21%) OS/400
12 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.21%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (27.63%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (17.32%) SDLC
3 73 (15.05%) ETL
4 65 (13.40%) Continuous Integration
5 63 (12.99%) TDD
6 55 (11.34%) Business Intelligence
7 50 (10.31%) Test Automation
8 49 (10.10%) Performance Tuning
9 45 (9.28%) BDD
9 45 (9.28%) ITIL
10 44 (9.07%) Data Modelling
11 42 (8.66%) Software Engineering
12 38 (7.84%) SOA
12 38 (7.84%) Waterfall
13 36 (7.42%) MVC
14 35 (7.22%) Scrum
15 33 (6.80%) Stakeholder Management
16 32 (6.60%) Dimensional Modelling
16 32 (6.60%) ETL Development
17 29 (5.98%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 273 (56.29%) SQL
2 211 (43.51%) Java
3 106 (21.86%) JavaScript
4 41 (8.45%) Perl
5 38 (7.84%) PL/SQL
6 35 (7.22%) COBOL
7 30 (6.19%) PHP
8 29 (5.98%) C#
8 29 (5.98%) Python
9 27 (5.57%) Bash Shell
10 23 (4.74%) PowerShell
11 16 (3.30%) Ruby
12 15 (3.09%) Shell Script
13 14 (2.89%) Scala
14 13 (2.68%) C++
14 13 (2.68%) RPG
15 12 (2.47%) Assembly Language
16 7 (1.44%) JCL
16 7 (1.44%) Korn
17 6 (1.24%) REXX
Qualifications
1 29 (5.98%) Degree
2 14 (2.89%) PMI Certification
3 7 (1.44%) OCP
3 7 (1.44%) Oracle Certification
4 6 (1.24%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.03%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.82%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (0.82%) Master's Degree
7 3 (0.62%) PMP
8 2 (0.41%) ISEB
8 2 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.41%) RHCE
8 2 (0.41%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.21%) CITP
9 1 (0.21%) MCSA
9 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.98%) SLA
2 27 (5.57%) QA
3 11 (2.27%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.82%) GDPR
5 3 (0.62%) SEPA
6 1 (0.21%) MiFID
6 1 (0.21%) TickIT
System Software
1 18 (3.71%) Docker
2 11 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.27%) iptables
2 11 (2.27%) Samba
3 10 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.24%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (1.24%) Time Sharing Option
5 4 (0.82%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 4 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.62%) Firmware
6 3 (0.62%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 3 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.41%) FreeRADIUS
7 2 (0.41%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (0.41%) vSphere
8 1 (0.21%) GPFS
8 1 (0.21%) Platform Symphony
8 1 (0.21%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 27 (5.57%) Tivoli
2 24 (4.95%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (4.54%) Puppet
4 19 (3.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 16 (3.30%) Ansible
6 12 (2.47%) Nagios
7 11 (2.27%) Cacti
7 11 (2.27%) Oracle ZFS
7 11 (2.27%) Red Hat Satellite
8 9 (1.86%) Terraform
9 8 (1.65%) Netcool
9 8 (1.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 7 (1.44%) Kubernetes
11 6 (1.24%) Data Guard
11 6 (1.24%) Oracle RMAN
12 5 (1.03%) EMC NetWorker
12 5 (1.03%) SCOM
13 4 (0.82%) Ganglia
14 3 (0.62%) Netcool/OMNIbus
14 3 (0.62%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 293 (60.41%) Oracle
2 157 (32.37%) IBM
3 52 (10.72%) Microsoft
4 51 (10.52%) Sybase
5 37 (7.63%) Cognos
6 28 (5.77%) Teradata
7 24 (4.95%) Red Hat
7 24 (4.95%) SAP
8 23 (4.74%) Sun
9 21 (4.33%) HP
10 20 (4.12%) EMC
11 18 (3.71%) NetApp
11 18 (3.71%) VMware
12 16 (3.30%) Tableau
13 12 (2.47%) Splunk
14 11 (2.27%) Brocade
14 11 (2.27%) Informatica
15 10 (2.06%) Chordiant
15 10 (2.06%) Remedy
16 9 (1.86%) TIBCO