Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM DB2
UK > England
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 701 661 534
Rank change year-on-year -40 -127 -99
Permanent jobs citing DB2 497 550 946
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.31% 0.34% 0.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.01% 1.11% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 285 326 585
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +3.77%
10th Percentile £35,500 £32,500 £34,000
90th Percentile £85,750 £81,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -7.41% +2.86%

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 49,399 49,546 57,465
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 30.66% 30.58% 30.59%
Number of salaries quoted 40,693 42,329 49,565
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
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 19 June 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 19 June 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 +73 266 £65,000 -1.89% 35
North of England -2 83 £45,500 +13.75% 15
South East -58 78 £55,000 +10.00% 11
North West -15 60 £50,000 +25.00% 10
Midlands -48 37 £46,000 - 6
West Midlands -20 26 £47,500 +3.26% 5
East of England +22 23 £55,000 +20.88% 3
Yorkshire +27 20 £45,000 -10.00% 4
East Midlands -23 11 £41,800 -1.65% 1
South West -4 9 £61,000 +27.19% 3
North East - 3 £40,000 - 1
DB2
UK

For the 6 months to 19 June 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.

1 282 (56.74%) Java
2 249 (50.10%) Finance
3 233 (46.88%) SQL
4 217 (43.66%) Oracle
5 207 (41.65%) Linux
6 166 (33.40%) Sybase
7 163 (32.80%) Banking
8 159 (31.99%) SQL Server
9 152 (30.58%) Problem-Solving
10 150 (30.18%) Agile Software Development
11 140 (28.17%) Investment Banking
12 136 (27.36%) Relational Database
13 135 (27.16%) Big Data
14 124 (24.95%) Investment Management
15 116 (23.34%) IBM
16 115 (23.14%) Unix
16 115 (23.14%) Financial Institution
17 113 (22.74%) Risk Management
18 109 (21.93%) Low Latency
19 104 (20.93%) Degree
20 103 (20.72%) Spring
21 102 (20.52%) Cyberthreat
21 102 (20.52%) Strategic Thinking
21 102 (20.52%) Innovative Thinking
22 100 (20.12%) MongoDB
23 98 (19.72%) Analytical Skills
23 98 (19.72%) Computer Science
23 98 (19.72%) Python
24 97 (19.52%) SDLC
25 85 (17.10%) HTML

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 63 (12.68%) WebSphere
2 36 (7.24%) CICS
3 35 (7.04%) Tomcat
4 31 (6.24%) WebSphere Application Server
5 29 (5.84%) Apache Spark
6 24 (4.83%) WebLogic
7 23 (4.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 22 (4.43%) Confluence
9 20 (4.02%) SAS
10 18 (3.62%) JBoss
11 17 (3.42%) Apache
11 17 (3.42%) Elasticsearch
12 14 (2.82%) MQSeries
13 12 (2.41%) CMS
14 10 (2.01%) IIS
15 9 (1.81%) SharePoint
16 8 (1.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 8 (1.61%) Oracle Service Bus
17 6 (1.21%) Apache Solr
18 5 (1.01%) Drupal
Applications
1 23 (4.63%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (1.81%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.40%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.20%) Abaqus
Business Applications
1 8 (1.61%) Magento
2 5 (1.01%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (0.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.20%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.20%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
4 1 (0.20%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 46 (9.26%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (4.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (3.42%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (2.41%) SaaS
5 10 (2.01%) IaaS
5 10 (2.01%) npm
5 10 (2.01%) PaaS
6 8 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.60%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.63%) HTTP
2 18 (3.62%) Internet
3 11 (2.21%) Firewall
4 9 (1.81%) DNS
4 9 (1.81%) SAN
5 7 (1.41%) TCP/IP
6 6 (1.21%) SSH
7 5 (1.01%) PuTTY
8 4 (0.80%) DHCP
8 4 (0.80%) SSL
9 3 (0.60%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.40%) FIX Connectivity
10 2 (0.40%) FTP
10 2 (0.40%) Intranet
10 2 (0.40%) SMS
11 1 (0.20%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (31.99%) SQL Server
2 136 (27.36%) Relational Database
3 135 (27.16%) Big Data
4 100 (20.12%) MongoDB
5 78 (15.69%) RDBMS
6 75 (15.09%) MySQL
7 70 (14.08%) NoSQL
8 68 (13.68%) Data Warehouse
9 49 (9.86%) Hadoop
9 49 (9.86%) PostgreSQL
10 35 (7.04%) BusinessObjects
11 31 (6.24%) Sybase ASE
12 21 (4.23%) Data Lake
13 20 (4.02%) Apache Cassandra
13 20 (4.02%) Apache Hive
14 18 (3.62%) HBase
15 17 (3.42%) Oracle Database
15 17 (3.42%) QlikView
16 16 (3.22%) OLAP
16 16 (3.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 47 (9.46%) Subversion
2 42 (8.45%) JUnit
3 39 (7.85%) Maven
4 37 (7.44%) Git (software)
5 33 (6.64%) Eclipse
5 33 (6.64%) JIRA
6 20 (4.02%) Jenkins
7 18 (3.62%) Selenium
8 14 (2.82%) Ant
8 14 (2.82%) Cucumber
9 13 (2.62%) Gradle
9 13 (2.62%) Mockito
9 13 (2.62%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (2.41%) IntelliJ
11 10 (2.01%) ERwin
11 10 (2.01%) gulp
11 10 (2.01%) Visual Studio
12 8 (1.61%) Log4j
12 8 (1.61%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
13 7 (1.41%) FitNesse
General
1 249 (50.10%) Finance
2 163 (32.80%) Banking
3 140 (28.17%) Investment Banking
4 115 (23.14%) Financial Institution
5 32 (6.44%) Retail
6 31 (6.24%) Front Office
7 11 (2.21%) Law
8 10 (2.01%) Electronics
9 8 (1.61%) Advertising
10 6 (1.21%) Back Office
11 5 (1.01%) Wholesale Banking
12 4 (0.80%) Marketing
13 3 (0.60%) Legal
14 1 (0.20%) French Language
14 1 (0.20%) Games
14 1 (0.20%) German Language
14 1 (0.20%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.20%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 143 (28.77%) Developer
2 78 (15.69%) Java Developer
3 60 (12.07%) Architect
4 58 (11.67%) Analyst
5 29 (5.84%) Data Engineer
6 26 (5.23%) Consultant
7 24 (4.83%) DBA
8 23 (4.63%) Software Engineer
9 21 (4.23%) Support Analyst
10 20 (4.02%) Applications Support
11 19 (3.82%) Solutions Architect
12 15 (3.02%) Test Engineer
12 15 (3.02%) WebSphere Developer
13 14 (2.82%) Administrator
13 14 (2.82%) Applications Support Analyst
14 13 (2.62%) Lead Architect
14 13 (2.62%) Lead Developer
15 12 (2.41%) Junior
15 12 (2.41%) Senior Developer
15 12 (2.41%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (20.72%) Spring
2 85 (17.10%) HTML
3 56 (11.27%) .NET
4 54 (10.87%) AngularJS
4 54 (10.87%) Web Services
5 51 (10.26%) J2EE
6 47 (9.46%) XML
7 44 (8.85%) HTML5
7 44 (8.85%) REST
8 38 (7.65%) RESTful
9 36 (7.24%) CSS
10 34 (6.84%) JMS
11 32 (6.44%) Kafka
12 31 (6.24%) Middleware
13 30 (6.04%) Hibernate
14 26 (5.23%) JSP
15 25 (5.03%) EJB
16 23 (4.63%) JDBC
16 23 (4.63%) SOAP
17 16 (3.22%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 102 (20.52%) Cyberthreat
2 98 (19.72%) Analytical Skills
2 98 (19.72%) Computer Science
3 64 (12.88%) Mainframe
4 34 (6.84%) Self-Motivation
5 30 (6.04%) Equities
6 28 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
6 28 (5.63%) IBM Mainframe
7 27 (5.43%) Data Structures
8 25 (5.03%) Management Information System
9 20 (4.02%) Derivative
10 19 (3.82%) Data Centre
10 19 (3.82%) Hedge funds
11 18 (3.62%) Fixed Income
11 18 (3.62%) Virtual Team
12 17 (3.42%) Client/Server
12 17 (3.42%) Fintech
12 17 (3.42%) Public Cloud
13 15 (3.02%) Algorithms
13 15 (3.02%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 207 (41.65%) Linux
2 115 (23.14%) Unix
3 70 (14.08%) Windows
4 29 (5.84%) AIX
5 26 (5.23%) Solaris
6 18 (3.62%) HPUX
6 18 (3.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (3.02%) zOS
8 12 (2.41%) Windows Server
9 5 (1.01%) CentOS
9 5 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.80%) Fedora
11 2 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.20%) DC/OS
12 1 (0.20%) Debian
12 1 (0.20%) MVS
12 1 (0.20%) SUSE
12 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (30.58%) Problem-Solving
2 150 (30.18%) Agile Software Development
3 124 (24.95%) Investment Management
4 113 (22.74%) Risk Management
5 109 (21.93%) Low Latency
6 102 (20.52%) Innovative Thinking
6 102 (20.52%) Strategic Thinking
7 97 (19.52%) SDLC
8 72 (14.49%) OO
9 71 (14.29%) TDD
10 66 (13.28%) Analytics
11 64 (12.88%) ETL
12 63 (12.68%) Software Engineering
13 62 (12.47%) Test Automation
14 53 (10.66%) Business Intelligence
15 46 (9.26%) Scrum
16 45 (9.05%) DevOps
17 44 (8.85%) E-Commerce
18 43 (8.65%) ITIL
19 42 (8.45%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 282 (56.74%) Java
2 233 (46.88%) SQL
3 98 (19.72%) Python
4 83 (16.70%) JavaScript
5 80 (16.10%) Perl
6 61 (12.27%) C++
7 57 (11.47%) COBOL
8 40 (8.05%) C#
9 39 (7.85%) Java 8
10 38 (7.65%) Shell Script
11 36 (7.24%) C
12 27 (5.43%) Bash Shell
13 23 (4.63%) PL/SQL
14 18 (3.62%) JCL
15 12 (2.41%) REXX
16 9 (1.81%) Erlang
16 9 (1.81%) Scala
16 9 (1.81%) VB.NET
17 8 (1.61%) PowerShell
18 7 (1.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 104 (20.93%) Degree
2 51 (10.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (3.82%) ISTQB
4 15 (3.02%) Numerate Degree
5 13 (2.62%) Master's Degree
6 8 (1.61%) PMI Certification
7 6 (1.21%) ISEB
7 6 (1.21%) Security Cleared
8 5 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (1.01%) SC Cleared
8 5 (1.01%) TOGAF Certification
9 4 (0.80%) PMP
10 1 (0.20%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.20%) CISA
10 1 (0.20%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (10.26%) QA
2 8 (1.61%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.80%) GDPR
4 2 (0.40%) SLA
5 1 (0.20%) COBIT
5 1 (0.20%) COSO
5 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.20%) SEPA
System Software
1 25 (5.03%) HDFS
2 17 (3.42%) Active Directory
3 11 (2.21%) Time Sharing Option
4 9 (1.81%) Docker
5 7 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (0.80%) RACF
6 4 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.60%) ACF2
7 3 (0.60%) Firmware
7 3 (0.60%) PowerHA
7 3 (0.60%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 2 (0.40%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (0.20%) iptables
9 1 (0.20%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 17 (3.42%) Tivoli
2 14 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (2.62%) Puppet
4 12 (2.41%) Ansible
4 12 (2.41%) Kibana
5 11 (2.21%) HP ALM
6 9 (1.81%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 6 (1.21%) CA Endevor
8 5 (1.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (0.80%) CFEngine
9 4 (0.80%) Netcool
9 4 (0.80%) Salt
9 4 (0.80%) Single Sign-On
10 3 (0.60%) Netcool/OMNIbus
10 3 (0.60%) SCOM
10 3 (0.60%) Tivoli Identity Manager
11 2 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.40%) IBM BigFix
11 2 (0.40%) Red Hat Satellite
11 2 (0.40%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
Vendors
1 217 (43.66%) Oracle
2 166 (33.40%) Sybase
3 116 (23.34%) IBM
4 29 (5.84%) Teradata
5 24 (4.83%) Netezza
6 22 (4.43%) HP
7 21 (4.23%) SAP
8 20 (4.02%) Hortonworks
8 20 (4.02%) MicroStrategy
9 18 (3.62%) Microsoft
10 16 (3.22%) Informatica
11 15 (3.02%) Cognos
11 15 (3.02%) Red Hat
12 14 (2.82%) WorldPay
13 13 (2.62%) Salesforce.com
14 12 (2.41%) Ab Initio
14 12 (2.41%) CA
15 10 (2.01%) Dynatrace
15 10 (2.01%) Google
15 10 (2.01%) TIBCO