Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM DB2
UK > England
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 736 542 513
Rank change year-on-year -194 -29 -75
Permanent jobs citing DB2 438 776 1,088
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.27% 0.47% 0.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.87% 1.56% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 290 521 629
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,125 £33,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £80,000 £81,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -13.04% +4.55% +6.28%

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 50,193 49,596 63,089
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 30.62% 29.92% 31.78%
Number of salaries quoted 42,258 42,679 53,874
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £79,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year +3.16% +4.40% +1.11%

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 24 February 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 24 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
London -110 148 £50,000 -23.08% 19
South East -90 115 £52,500 -8.70% 16
North of England +32 111 £46,750 +16.88% 13
North West +33 95 £48,500 +21.25% 8
Midlands -60 40 £46,000 +2.22% 7
West Midlands -33 37 £46,750 +11.31% 1
East of England -19 18 £43,750 -20.45% 11
Yorkshire +15 16 £45,000 -6.25% 2
South West -28 6 £46,000 +15.00% 4
East Midlands -27 3 £37,500 -26.83% 6
DB2
UK

For the 6 months to 24 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 England region with a requirement for DB2.

1 224 (51.14%) Oracle
2 212 (48.40%) SQL
3 211 (48.17%) Java
4 175 (39.95%) SQL Server
5 169 (38.58%) Linux
6 148 (33.79%) Finance
7 112 (25.57%) IBM
7 112 (25.57%) Agile Software Development
8 92 (21.00%) Unix
9 89 (20.32%) MySQL
9 89 (20.32%) JavaScript
10 85 (19.41%) Windows
11 84 (19.18%) Relational Database
12 81 (18.49%) SDLC
13 79 (18.04%) Web Services
14 77 (17.58%) Banking
15 76 (17.35%) Data Warehouse
16 74 (16.89%) HTML
16 74 (16.89%) J2EE
17 73 (16.67%) Spring
18 65 (14.84%) Mainframe
19 63 (14.38%) Business Intelligence
20 61 (13.93%) ETL
20 61 (13.93%) ITIL
20 61 (13.93%) WebSphere
21 59 (13.47%) XML
21 59 (13.47%) Sybase
22 58 (13.24%) TDD
23 57 (13.01%) COBOL
24 51 (11.64%) Test Automation

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 61 (13.93%) WebSphere
2 41 (9.36%) CICS
3 37 (8.45%) Apache
4 35 (7.99%) Tomcat
5 26 (5.94%) Confluence
6 24 (5.48%) WebSphere Application Server
7 18 (4.11%) JBoss
7 18 (4.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 17 (3.88%) WebLogic
9 16 (3.65%) SAS
10 13 (2.97%) CMS
11 9 (2.05%) Apache Spark
11 9 (2.05%) MQSeries
12 8 (1.83%) JCAPS
12 8 (1.83%) Oracle Coherence
12 8 (1.83%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 8 (1.83%) Oracle Service Bus
12 8 (1.83%) Umbraco
13 7 (1.60%) OpenStack
14 6 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (2.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (2.05%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.23%) Abaqus
3 1 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (1.60%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (0.91%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 4 (0.91%) Magento
2 4 (0.91%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.46%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.23%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 39 (8.90%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (3.42%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (2.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (2.74%) Amazon ELB
4 12 (2.74%) Amazon S3
4 12 (2.74%) IaaS
4 12 (2.74%) PaaS
4 12 (2.74%) Route 53
5 10 (2.28%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (1.37%) SaaS
7 4 (0.91%) npm
8 3 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.23%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (7.53%) HTTP
2 24 (5.48%) Firewall
3 21 (4.79%) SSH
4 20 (4.57%) SAN
5 18 (4.11%) TCP/IP
6 16 (3.65%) Internet
7 15 (3.42%) SSL
8 14 (3.20%) Kerberos
9 13 (2.97%) VPN
10 12 (2.74%) FTP
10 12 (2.74%) SNMP
11 10 (2.28%) DNS
12 8 (1.83%) PuTTY
13 2 (0.46%) DHCP
14 1 (0.23%) ATM
14 1 (0.23%) Extranet
14 1 (0.23%) LAN
14 1 (0.23%) Network Security
14 1 (0.23%) SMS
14 1 (0.23%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (39.95%) SQL Server
2 89 (20.32%) MySQL
3 84 (19.18%) Relational Database
4 76 (17.35%) Data Warehouse
5 46 (10.50%) RDBMS
6 42 (9.59%) MongoDB
7 38 (8.68%) PostgreSQL
8 37 (8.45%) Oracle Database
9 34 (7.76%) BusinessObjects
10 29 (6.62%) Big Data
11 26 (5.94%) OLAP
12 25 (5.71%) Oracle OLAP
13 22 (5.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 19 (4.34%) IMS/DB
15 17 (3.88%) DataStage
15 17 (3.88%) Hadoop
15 17 (3.88%) QlikView
16 16 (3.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 15 (3.42%) Oracle Database 11g
17 15 (3.42%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 42 (9.59%) Jenkins
2 34 (7.76%) Subversion
3 32 (7.31%) JIRA
4 31 (7.08%) Git (software)
5 29 (6.62%) Selenium
6 27 (6.16%) Cucumber
7 26 (5.94%) JUnit
8 24 (5.48%) Maven
9 18 (4.11%) Ant
10 17 (3.88%) Mockito
11 16 (3.65%) Eclipse
12 14 (3.20%) Team Foundation Server
13 13 (2.97%) Gradle
13 13 (2.97%) Sonatype Nexus
14 12 (2.74%) Jasmine
14 12 (2.74%) Toad
15 11 (2.51%) Bitbucket
15 11 (2.51%) SoapUI
16 10 (2.28%) Visual Studio
17 8 (1.83%) TestNG
General
1 148 (33.79%) Finance
2 77 (17.58%) Banking
3 50 (11.42%) Investment Banking
4 34 (7.76%) Retail
5 23 (5.25%) Financial Institution
6 21 (4.79%) Law
7 13 (2.97%) Advertising
8 10 (2.28%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (2.05%) French Language
9 9 (2.05%) German Language
10 5 (1.14%) Wholesale Banking
11 3 (0.68%) Front Office
11 3 (0.68%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.46%) Billing
12 2 (0.46%) Games
12 2 (0.46%) Publishing
13 1 (0.23%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.23%) Marketing
13 1 (0.23%) Portuguese Language
13 1 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 138 (31.51%) Developer
2 72 (16.44%) Java Developer
3 65 (14.84%) Analyst
4 43 (9.82%) Architect
5 27 (6.16%) Consultant
6 24 (5.48%) Applications Support
6 24 (5.48%) DB2 Developer
6 24 (5.48%) Software Engineer
7 22 (5.02%) Support Analyst
8 21 (4.79%) SQL Developer
9 15 (3.42%) Lead Architect
9 15 (3.42%) Programmer
10 14 (3.20%) DB2 Programmer
10 14 (3.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 14 (3.20%) Solutions Architect
10 14 (3.20%) Unix Engineer
11 13 (2.97%) Applications Support Analyst
11 13 (2.97%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 13 (2.97%) DBA
12 12 (2.74%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (18.04%) Web Services
2 74 (16.89%) HTML
2 74 (16.89%) J2EE
3 73 (16.67%) Spring
4 59 (13.47%) XML
5 46 (10.50%) REST
6 39 (8.90%) CSS
7 37 (8.45%) Hibernate
8 34 (7.76%) JSP
9 33 (7.53%) .NET
10 32 (7.31%) AngularJS
10 32 (7.31%) SOAP
11 31 (7.08%) EJB
12 30 (6.85%) JDBC
13 27 (6.16%) LDAP
14 26 (5.94%) HTML5
15 25 (5.71%) JMS
16 21 (4.79%) RESTful
16 21 (4.79%) Servlets
17 19 (4.34%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 65 (14.84%) Mainframe
2 45 (10.27%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (5.48%) Enterprise Software
4 21 (4.79%) Computer Science
5 19 (4.34%) IBM Mainframe
6 15 (3.42%) Management Information System
7 14 (3.20%) Clustering
8 13 (2.97%) Cyberthreat
9 12 (2.74%) Data Centre
9 12 (2.74%) User Experience
10 11 (2.51%) PMI
11 10 (2.28%) RIA
12 8 (1.83%) Greenfield Project
12 8 (1.83%) Reinsurance
13 7 (1.60%) Replication
14 6 (1.37%) DataPower
14 6 (1.37%) Fixed Income
14 6 (1.37%) Hedge funds
14 6 (1.37%) iSeries
14 6 (1.37%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 169 (38.58%) Linux
2 92 (21.00%) Unix
3 85 (19.41%) Windows
4 34 (7.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 29 (6.62%) AIX
5 29 (6.62%) Solaris
6 22 (5.02%) zOS
7 16 (3.65%) Windows Server
8 11 (2.51%) HPUX
9 8 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (1.14%) CentOS
10 5 (1.14%) Oracle Linux
10 5 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.68%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.46%) Fedora
13 1 (0.23%) Android
13 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.23%) MVS
13 1 (0.23%) SUSE
13 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (25.57%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (18.49%) SDLC
3 63 (14.38%) Business Intelligence
4 61 (13.93%) ETL
4 61 (13.93%) ITIL
5 58 (13.24%) TDD
6 51 (11.64%) Test Automation
7 48 (10.96%) SOA
7 48 (10.96%) Software Engineering
8 40 (9.13%) Investment Management
8 40 (9.13%) Risk Management
9 37 (8.45%) Continuous Integration
9 37 (8.45%) E-Commerce
9 37 (8.45%) Waterfall
10 33 (7.53%) Data Management
10 33 (7.53%) DevOps
10 33 (7.53%) Performance Tuning
10 33 (7.53%) Scrum
11 32 (7.31%) MVC
12 31 (7.08%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 212 (48.40%) SQL
2 211 (48.17%) Java
3 89 (20.32%) JavaScript
4 57 (13.01%) COBOL
5 43 (9.82%) Perl
6 34 (7.76%) Python
7 25 (5.71%) PowerShell
8 23 (5.25%) C#
9 22 (5.02%) C++
9 22 (5.02%) Shell Script
10 21 (4.79%) Bash Shell
10 21 (4.79%) PHP
11 15 (3.42%) PL/SQL
12 12 (2.74%) Ruby
13 11 (2.51%) JCL
14 8 (1.83%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
15 7 (1.60%) C
15 7 (1.60%) Scala
16 6 (1.37%) Assembly Language
17 5 (1.14%) REXX
Qualifications
1 37 (8.45%) Degree
2 17 (3.88%) Computer Science Degree
2 17 (3.88%) ISTQB
3 14 (3.20%) PMI Certification
4 9 (2.05%) Security Cleared
5 8 (1.83%) Numerate Degree
6 7 (1.60%) OCP
6 7 (1.60%) Oracle Certification
7 4 (0.91%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.68%) ISEB
8 3 (0.68%) PMP
9 2 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.46%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.46%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.23%) CISA
10 1 (0.23%) MBA
10 1 (0.23%) MCSA
10 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.23%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (10.73%) QA
2 14 (3.20%) SLA
3 6 (1.37%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.23%) COBIT
4 1 (0.23%) COSO
4 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.23%) TickIT
System Software
1 14 (3.20%) Active Directory
1 14 (3.20%) iptables
2 13 (2.97%) Docker
2 13 (2.97%) Samba
3 9 (2.05%) Time Sharing Option
4 6 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (1.14%) HDFS
5 5 (1.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 5 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.91%) Job Entry Subsystem
7 2 (0.46%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 1 (0.23%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.23%) Firmware
8 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.23%) RACF
Systems Management
1 26 (5.94%) Tivoli
2 23 (5.25%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (4.57%) Puppet
4 14 (3.20%) Netcool
4 14 (3.20%) Oracle ZFS
4 14 (3.20%) Red Hat Satellite
5 13 (2.97%) Ansible
5 13 (2.97%) Cacti
5 13 (2.97%) Nagios
6 12 (2.74%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 10 (2.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 10 (2.28%) SCOM
7 10 (2.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 8 (1.83%) Single Sign-On
9 7 (1.60%) Ganglia
9 7 (1.60%) Kubernetes
9 7 (1.60%) Terraform
10 6 (1.37%) Netcool/OMNIbus
11 5 (1.14%) EMC NetWorker
11 5 (1.14%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
Vendors
1 224 (51.14%) Oracle
2 112 (25.57%) IBM
3 59 (13.47%) Sybase
4 30 (6.85%) Cognos
5 29 (6.62%) Red Hat
5 29 (6.62%) Teradata
6 24 (5.48%) HP
7 20 (4.57%) EMC
7 20 (4.57%) NetApp
8 19 (4.34%) MicroStrategy
9 18 (4.11%) Microsoft
9 18 (4.11%) Netezza
10 16 (3.65%) Splunk
10 16 (3.65%) Sun
11 14 (3.20%) Brocade
12 12 (2.74%) SAP
13 11 (2.51%) Ab Initio
13 11 (2.51%) Dynatrace
13 11 (2.51%) Hortonworks
14 9 (2.05%) Remedy