Period
to 27 November 2021

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 27 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM DB2
UK > England
6 months to
27 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 797 612 705
Rank change year-on-year -185 +93 -28
Permanent jobs citing DB2 202 97 344
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.19% 0.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.65% 0.69% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 135 73 271
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £42,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £52,500 £51,228
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £65,000 £61,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.85% +6.56% +10.91%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £89,000 £90,000 £91,000
UK median annual salary £64,000 £65,000 £61,000
% change year-on-year -1.54% +6.56% +10.91%

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 30,953 14,160 34,014
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 27.49% 28.34% 27.15%
Number of salaries quoted 20,402 12,216 28,659
10th Percentile £35,929 £34,250 £31,750
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -
75th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £71,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for DB2 in England

DB2
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing DB2 in England.

Salary trend for DB2 in England

DB2
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing DB2 in England over the 6 months to 27 November 2021.

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 27 November 2021. 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 -170 127 £67,500 -18.18% 13
South East -152 30 £65,000 -5.45% 6
North of England -114 19 £45,000 -10.00% 12
North West -85 17 £45,000 -21.74% 9
Midlands -96 17 £60,000 +50.00% 4
West Midlands -101 15 £64,000 +60.00% 2
East of England -103 6 £57,500 -11.54% 2
South West -73 4 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Yorkshire -97 2 £67,500 +80.00% 2
East Midlands - 2 £50,000 - 2
DB2
UK

For the 6 months to 27 November 2021, 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.

1 100 (49.50%) SQL
2 86 (42.57%) Oracle
3 82 (40.59%) Java
4 79 (39.11%) Relational Database
5 65 (32.18%) PostgreSQL
5 65 (32.18%) Data Management
6 64 (31.68%) Microsoft
7 63 (31.19%) Finance
8 60 (29.70%) SQL Server
8 60 (29.70%) Agile Software Development
9 59 (29.21%) RDBMS
10 58 (28.71%) Azure
11 54 (26.73%) Unix
12 53 (26.24%) AWS
13 48 (23.76%) DevOps
13 48 (23.76%) Spring
14 45 (22.28%) Scrum
14 45 (22.28%) Windows
14 45 (22.28%) Sybase
14 45 (22.28%) IBM
14 45 (22.28%) Git (software)
15 43 (21.29%) Jenkins
15 43 (21.29%) ETL
16 39 (19.31%) Business Intelligence
16 39 (19.31%) Problem-Solving
17 38 (18.81%) Social Skills
17 38 (18.81%) Computer Science
18 37 (18.32%) Analytics
18 37 (18.32%) Banking
19 35 (17.33%) Software Engineering

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 18 (8.91%) Apache Spark
2 15 (7.43%) SharePoint
2 15 (7.43%) WebSphere
3 14 (6.93%) SAS
4 7 (3.47%) CICS
5 6 (2.97%) Confluence
6 5 (2.48%) Apache
7 4 (1.98%) Jupyter
8 3 (1.49%) MQSeries
9 2 (0.99%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.99%) GemFire
9 2 (0.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.50%) Apache Airflow
10 1 (0.50%) JBoss
10 1 (0.50%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.50%) nginx
10 1 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 21 (10.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (6.93%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.99%) PTC Creo
3 2 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (6.93%) IBM Planning Analytics
2 12 (5.94%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.99%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.50%) BASE24
4 1 (0.50%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.50%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.50%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.50%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 58 (28.71%) Azure
2 53 (26.24%) AWS
3 29 (14.36%) Power Platform
4 28 (13.86%) GCP
5 7 (3.47%) GitHub
6 5 (2.48%) SaaS
7 4 (1.98%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 4 (1.98%) Azure Event Grid
7 4 (1.98%) Azure Logic Apps
7 4 (1.98%) IaaS
7 4 (1.98%) Microsoft 365
7 4 (1.98%) PaaS
8 3 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (1.49%) Collibra
9 2 (0.99%) Azure Synapse Analytics
9 2 (0.99%) BlazeMeter
9 2 (0.99%) BrowserStack
9 2 (0.99%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (0.50%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.92%) Internet
1 16 (7.92%) WAN
2 15 (7.43%) LAN
3 8 (3.96%) Firewall
3 8 (3.96%) TCP/IP
4 7 (3.47%) SMS
5 5 (2.48%) SSL
5 5 (2.48%) Wireless
6 4 (1.98%) DHCP
6 4 (1.98%) DNS
6 4 (1.98%) HTTP
6 4 (1.98%) HTTPS
6 4 (1.98%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (1.98%) IPsec
6 4 (1.98%) Kerberos
6 4 (1.98%) MPLS
6 4 (1.98%) Network Security
6 4 (1.98%) NNTP
6 4 (1.98%) X.509
7 3 (1.49%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (39.11%) Relational Database
2 65 (32.18%) PostgreSQL
3 60 (29.70%) SQL Server
4 59 (29.21%) RDBMS
5 32 (15.84%) Data Warehouse
6 30 (14.85%) Hadoop
7 29 (14.36%) Power BI
8 25 (12.38%) MySQL
9 24 (11.88%) Big Data
10 22 (10.89%) Tableau
11 18 (8.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 17 (8.42%) MongoDB
12 17 (8.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 17 (8.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 16 (7.92%) Data Mining
14 15 (7.43%) MariaDB
15 14 (6.93%) HBase
16 13 (6.44%) Apache Hive
16 13 (6.44%) SAS Visual Analytics
17 12 (5.94%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 45 (22.28%) Git (software)
2 43 (21.29%) Jenkins
3 34 (16.83%) IntelliJ
4 33 (16.34%) Eclipse
5 26 (12.87%) Bitbucket Server
6 25 (12.38%) Gradle
7 14 (6.93%) JIRA
8 12 (5.94%) ERwin
9 10 (4.95%) IBM UrbanCode
9 10 (4.95%) Postman
10 9 (4.46%) Maven
10 9 (4.46%) SoapUI
11 4 (1.98%) GitLab
11 4 (1.98%) Selenium
12 3 (1.49%) JIRA Agile
12 3 (1.49%) JUnit
12 3 (1.49%) Sonatype Nexus
12 3 (1.49%) Zephyr
13 2 (0.99%) Gatling
13 2 (0.99%) TestRail
General
1 63 (31.19%) Finance
2 38 (18.81%) Social Skills
3 37 (18.32%) Banking
4 32 (15.84%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (9.90%) Investment Banking
6 15 (7.43%) Public Sector
7 7 (3.47%) Retail
7 7 (3.47%) Telecoms
8 6 (2.97%) Retail Banking
9 5 (2.48%) Front Office
9 5 (2.48%) Spanish Language
10 3 (1.49%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 3 (1.49%) Law
11 2 (0.99%) Games
11 2 (0.99%) Legal
11 2 (0.99%) Police
12 1 (0.50%) Presentation Skills
12 1 (0.50%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (30.20%) Developer
2 46 (22.77%) Java Developer
3 35 (17.33%) Analyst
4 29 (14.36%) Architect
5 19 (9.41%) Data Analyst
6 15 (7.43%) Senior Developer
6 15 (7.43%) Software Engineer
7 14 (6.93%) Data Architect
8 11 (5.45%) Data Engineer
8 11 (5.45%) Data Quality Analyst
8 11 (5.45%) Programmer
8 11 (5.45%) Quality Analyst
9 10 (4.95%) Java Engineer
9 10 (4.95%) Senior Java Developer
10 9 (4.46%) .NET Analyst Programmer
10 9 (4.46%) .NET Programmer
10 9 (4.46%) Analyst Programmer
10 9 (4.46%) DBA
10 9 (4.46%) RPG Analyst Programmer
10 9 (4.46%) RPG Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (23.76%) Spring
2 27 (13.37%) Kafka
3 23 (11.39%) Spring Boot
4 22 (10.89%) REST
5 19 (9.41%) AngularJS
6 18 (8.91%) .NET
7 17 (8.42%) React
8 16 (7.92%) Node.js
9 14 (6.93%) JSON
10 13 (6.44%) Web Services
11 12 (5.94%) Hibernate
12 11 (5.45%) SOAP
13 9 (4.46%) Middleware
14 8 (3.96%) RESTful
14 8 (3.96%) WebSphere MQ
15 6 (2.97%) Java EE
15 6 (2.97%) XML
16 5 (2.48%) JAX-RS
16 5 (2.48%) Velocity
17 4 (1.98%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.87%) Derivative
2 20 (9.90%) Data Structures
3 17 (8.42%) AS400
3 17 (8.42%) Mainframe
4 16 (7.92%) iSeries
5 11 (5.45%) Data Centre
6 10 (4.95%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (4.95%) Management Information System
7 9 (4.46%) Algorithms
8 8 (3.96%) Online Banking
9 7 (3.47%) Virtual Team
10 6 (2.97%) Public Cloud
11 5 (2.48%) PKI
11 5 (2.48%) Reinsurance
11 5 (2.48%) Self-Motivation
12 4 (1.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 4 (1.98%) Mobile App
13 3 (1.49%) Cloud Native
13 3 (1.49%) Equities
14 2 (0.99%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 54 (26.73%) Unix
2 45 (22.28%) Windows
3 32 (15.84%) Linux
4 13 (6.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (3.96%) Android
5 8 (3.96%) Apple iOS
6 7 (3.47%) AIX
7 5 (2.48%) zOS
8 1 (0.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (32.18%) Data Management
2 60 (29.70%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (23.76%) DevOps
4 45 (22.28%) Scrum
5 43 (21.29%) ETL
6 39 (19.31%) Business Intelligence
6 39 (19.31%) Problem-Solving
7 38 (18.81%) Computer Science
8 37 (18.32%) Analytics
9 35 (17.33%) Software Engineering
10 30 (14.85%) Data Modelling
10 30 (14.85%) TDD
11 28 (13.86%) Functional Programming
12 25 (12.38%) Build Automation
12 25 (12.38%) Dependency Management
12 25 (12.38%) Inversion of Control
12 25 (12.38%) Regression Testing
12 25 (12.38%) Reverse Engineering
13 22 (10.89%) Data Science
14 21 (10.40%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 100 (49.50%) SQL
2 82 (40.59%) Java
3 34 (16.83%) Python
4 20 (9.90%) JavaScript
5 18 (8.91%) VBA
6 15 (7.43%) PowerShell
7 14 (6.93%) C
7 14 (6.93%) Scala
8 13 (6.44%) C#
8 13 (6.44%) RPG
9 12 (5.94%) COBOL
9 12 (5.94%) RPG/400
10 9 (4.46%) Java 8
10 9 (4.46%) PL/SQL
10 9 (4.46%) RPG IV
11 5 (2.48%) C++
11 5 (2.48%) JCL
11 5 (2.48%) R
12 4 (1.98%) Apple Swift
12 4 (1.98%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 33 (16.34%) Degree
2 13 (6.44%) Numerate Degree
3 8 (3.96%) Master's Degree
3 8 (3.96%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.96%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.96%) TOGAF Certification
4 7 (3.47%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (3.47%) RHCA
4 7 (3.47%) SAS Certification
5 4 (1.98%) CISM
5 4 (1.98%) CISSP
5 4 (1.98%) SANS
6 3 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.99%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.50%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.50%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.50%) Tableau Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (15.84%) QA
2 18 (8.91%) GDPR
3 15 (7.43%) Data Quality
3 15 (7.43%) EMIR
3 15 (7.43%) MiFID
4 5 (2.48%) SLA
5 4 (1.98%) HIPAA
5 4 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 4 (1.98%) NIST
6 2 (0.99%) COBIT
7 1 (0.50%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 19 (9.41%) Docker
2 10 (4.95%) Active Directory
3 9 (4.46%) HDFS
4 8 (3.96%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (3.47%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (3.47%) vSphere
6 4 (1.98%) OpenAM
6 4 (1.98%) OpenIDM
6 4 (1.98%) RACF
7 3 (1.49%) VMware NSX
8 2 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.50%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 23 (11.39%) Kubernetes
2 5 (2.48%) Terraform
3 4 (1.98%) CA Single Sign-On
3 4 (1.98%) Oracle Identity Management
3 4 (1.98%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (1.49%) Grafana
4 3 (1.49%) Istio
4 3 (1.49%) QRadar
5 2 (0.99%) Ansible
5 2 (0.99%) nmon
5 2 (0.99%) vRealize
6 1 (0.50%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 1 (0.50%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.50%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.50%) Puppet
6 1 (0.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 86 (42.57%) Oracle
2 64 (31.68%) Microsoft
3 45 (22.28%) IBM
3 45 (22.28%) Sybase
4 25 (12.38%) Google
5 17 (8.42%) Teradata
6 13 (6.44%) GoldenSource
7 12 (5.94%) BiZZdesign
7 12 (5.94%) Citrix
7 12 (5.94%) VMware
8 11 (5.45%) Red Hat
9 10 (4.95%) Cisco
9 10 (4.95%) Splunk
10 8 (3.96%) Cognizant
10 8 (3.96%) Dell
11 7 (3.47%) Juniper
11 7 (3.47%) SAP
12 5 (2.48%) F5
12 5 (2.48%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (1.98%) CyberArk