Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM DB2
UK > England
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 664 680 541
Rank change year-on-year +16 -139 -68
Permanent jobs citing DB2 518 505 890
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.33% 0.30% 0.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.12% 1.00% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 295 308 562
England median annual salary £55,000 £47,960 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.68% -12.80% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,850 £36,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,750 £81,250
UK median annual salary £56,500 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +18.95% -13.64% -

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 46,410 50,408 53,700
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 29.70% 30.42% 29.73%
Number of salaries quoted 38,009 41,900 46,303
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £76,250
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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +106 260 £70,000 +27.27% 21
South East -34 83 £55,000 +10.00% 15
Midlands +31 80 £55,000 +13.40% 19
West Midlands +42 68 £55,000 +13.40% 8
North of England -29 51 £41,000 - 16
North West -47 31 £47,500 +18.75% 9
East of England +48 29 £48,000 +6.67% 5
Yorkshire +30 17 £37,500 -21.05% 4
South West +9 13 £61,000 +27.19% 5
East Midlands +9 12 £41,800 +4.50% 11
North East - 3 £40,000 - 3
DB2
UK

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 (54.44%) Java
2 246 (47.49%) SQL
3 228 (44.02%) Oracle
4 215 (41.51%) Linux
4 215 (41.51%) Finance
5 193 (37.26%) Problem-Solving
6 172 (33.20%) SQL Server
7 155 (29.92%) Banking
8 152 (29.34%) Big Data
9 150 (28.96%) Agile Software Development
10 147 (28.38%) Unix
11 140 (27.03%) Sybase
12 127 (24.52%) Investment Banking
13 123 (23.75%) Financial Institution
14 122 (23.55%) Investment Management
14 122 (23.55%) Relational Database
15 121 (23.36%) Strategic Thinking
16 120 (23.17%) Low Latency
17 119 (22.97%) Risk Management
18 118 (22.78%) Python
18 118 (22.78%) Cyberthreat
18 118 (22.78%) Innovative Thinking
19 114 (22.01%) MongoDB
20 111 (21.43%) MySQL
21 101 (19.50%) NoSQL
22 97 (18.73%) SDLC
23 96 (18.53%) Analytical Skills
23 96 (18.53%) Degree
24 95 (18.34%) IBM
25 92 (17.76%) Computer Science

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 44 (8.49%) WebSphere
2 42 (8.11%) Apache Spark
3 33 (6.37%) WebLogic
4 32 (6.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 28 (5.41%) CICS
6 26 (5.02%) JBoss
6 26 (5.02%) Tomcat
7 20 (3.86%) MQSeries
8 17 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
8 17 (3.28%) WebSphere Application Server
9 10 (1.93%) Apache
9 10 (1.93%) Confluence
9 10 (1.93%) NetWeaver
10 8 (1.54%) IIS
10 8 (1.54%) Jetty
10 8 (1.54%) SAS
10 8 (1.54%) SharePoint
11 7 (1.35%) Apache Solr
11 7 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (1.35%) Drupal
Applications
1 17 (3.28%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (2.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.77%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.19%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (1.74%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.58%) Magento
4 2 (0.39%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
5 1 (0.19%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.19%) Exstream
5 1 (0.19%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.19%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 75 (14.48%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (8.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (3.86%) Cloud Computing
4 18 (3.47%) SaaS
5 17 (3.28%) Google Cloud Platform
5 17 (3.28%) IaaS
6 16 (3.09%) PaaS
7 14 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
8 9 (1.74%) npm
9 6 (1.16%) GitHub
10 5 (0.97%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (0.77%) Amazon ELB
11 4 (0.77%) Amazon SQS
11 4 (0.77%) Office 365
11 4 (0.77%) Route 53
11 4 (0.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (0.58%) OpenShift
13 1 (0.19%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.67%) Internet
2 16 (3.09%) SSL
3 14 (2.70%) TCP/IP
4 12 (2.32%) DNS
5 11 (2.12%) SAN
6 8 (1.54%) HTTP
7 5 (0.97%) Firewall
7 5 (0.97%) NAS
8 3 (0.58%) ATM
8 3 (0.58%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.58%) LAN
8 3 (0.58%) PABX
8 3 (0.58%) VoIP
8 3 (0.58%) VPN
8 3 (0.58%) WAN
9 2 (0.39%) FIX Connectivity
9 2 (0.39%) FTP
9 2 (0.39%) Intranet
9 2 (0.39%) SMS
9 2 (0.39%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (33.20%) SQL Server
2 152 (29.34%) Big Data
3 122 (23.55%) Relational Database
4 114 (22.01%) MongoDB
5 111 (21.43%) MySQL
6 101 (19.50%) NoSQL
7 74 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
8 57 (11.00%) RDBMS
9 49 (9.46%) Hadoop
10 48 (9.27%) Data Warehouse
11 35 (6.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 31 (5.98%) Sybase ASE
13 18 (3.47%) Amazon RDS
13 18 (3.47%) Apache Cassandra
14 17 (3.28%) MemSQL
15 16 (3.09%) Flink
16 15 (2.90%) Apache Hive
17 14 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
17 14 (2.70%) Data Lake
18 12 (2.32%) HBase
Development Applications
1 42 (8.11%) Maven
2 37 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 33 (6.37%) Subversion
4 31 (5.98%) Git (software)
5 30 (5.79%) JUnit
6 21 (4.05%) Eclipse
7 20 (3.86%) JIRA
8 13 (2.51%) Gradle
8 13 (2.51%) Selenium
8 13 (2.51%) TeamCity
9 12 (2.32%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (2.12%) IntelliJ
11 9 (1.74%) gulp
12 8 (1.54%) Ant
13 7 (1.35%) Cucumber
14 5 (0.97%) FitNesse
14 5 (0.97%) Jasmine
14 5 (0.97%) Mockito
14 5 (0.97%) Robot Framework
14 5 (0.97%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 215 (41.51%) Finance
2 155 (29.92%) Banking
3 127 (24.52%) Investment Banking
4 123 (23.75%) Financial Institution
5 36 (6.95%) Front Office
6 26 (5.02%) Retail
7 14 (2.70%) Electronics
7 14 (2.70%) Marketing
8 10 (1.93%) Back Office
9 6 (1.16%) Games
10 4 (0.77%) Legal
10 4 (0.77%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.58%) Law
11 3 (0.58%) Local Government
11 3 (0.58%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.19%) Advertising
13 1 (0.19%) Billing
13 1 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 133 (25.68%) Developer
2 68 (13.13%) Java Developer
3 62 (11.97%) Architect
4 59 (11.39%) DBA
5 48 (9.27%) Administrator
6 36 (6.95%) Analyst
7 31 (5.98%) Consultant
8 26 (5.02%) Data Engineer
9 24 (4.63%) DevOps Engineer
10 22 (4.25%) DB2 DBA
11 19 (3.67%) Software Engineer
12 17 (3.28%) Database Architect
12 17 (3.28%) DB2 Administrator
12 17 (3.28%) Technical Architect
13 13 (2.51%) Cloud Developer
13 13 (2.51%) Site Reliability Engineer
13 13 (2.51%) Solutions Architect
14 12 (2.32%) Applications Support
14 12 (2.32%) Java Consultant
14 12 (2.32%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (17.37%) HTML
2 80 (15.44%) Spring
3 57 (11.00%) Web Services
4 55 (10.62%) CSS
4 55 (10.62%) XML
5 54 (10.42%) .NET
5 54 (10.42%) REST
6 53 (10.23%) AngularJS
7 52 (10.04%) HTML5
8 45 (8.69%) Kafka
9 44 (8.49%) Middleware
10 38 (7.34%) RESTful
11 35 (6.76%) J2EE
12 29 (5.60%) JMS
13 27 (5.21%) Hibernate
14 26 (5.02%) Java EE
15 21 (4.05%) SOAP
16 20 (3.86%) RabbitMQ
17 18 (3.47%) JSP
18 17 (3.28%) React
Miscellaneous
1 118 (22.78%) Cyberthreat
2 96 (18.53%) Analytical Skills
3 92 (17.76%) Computer Science
4 48 (9.27%) Self-Motivation
5 47 (9.07%) Enterprise Software
6 44 (8.49%) Mainframe
7 40 (7.72%) Equities
8 32 (6.18%) Management Information System
9 29 (5.60%) Data Structures
10 28 (5.41%) Derivative
11 19 (3.67%) Fixed Income
11 19 (3.67%) Public Cloud
12 18 (3.47%) Hedge funds
13 17 (3.28%) Greenfield Project
13 17 (3.28%) IBM Mainframe
13 17 (3.28%) Replication
13 17 (3.28%) Virtual Team
14 16 (3.09%) Client/Server
15 15 (2.90%) Data Centre
16 14 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 215 (41.51%) Linux
2 147 (28.38%) Unix
3 88 (16.99%) Windows
4 49 (9.46%) AIX
5 21 (4.05%) Solaris
6 20 (3.86%) HPUX
7 19 (3.67%) Windows Server
8 18 (3.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (1.35%) zOS
10 3 (0.58%) Windows 2000
10 3 (0.58%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.58%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.39%) DC/OS
11 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.19%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (37.26%) Problem-Solving
2 150 (28.96%) Agile Software Development
3 122 (23.55%) Investment Management
4 121 (23.36%) Strategic Thinking
5 120 (23.17%) Low Latency
6 119 (22.97%) Risk Management
7 118 (22.78%) Innovative Thinking
8 97 (18.73%) SDLC
9 70 (13.51%) OO
10 69 (13.32%) DevOps
11 68 (13.13%) TDD
12 67 (12.93%) Analytics
13 64 (12.36%) Open Source
14 62 (11.97%) Software Engineering
15 58 (11.20%) Test Automation
16 54 (10.42%) High Availability
16 54 (10.42%) Microservices
17 42 (8.11%) Scrum
18 39 (7.53%) Business Intelligence
19 38 (7.34%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 282 (54.44%) Java
2 246 (47.49%) SQL
3 118 (22.78%) Python
4 82 (15.83%) JavaScript
5 71 (13.71%) Perl
6 67 (12.93%) C++
7 59 (11.39%) Shell Script
8 47 (9.07%) C#
9 42 (8.11%) Bash Shell
10 39 (7.53%) C
11 37 (7.14%) COBOL
12 35 (6.76%) Java 8
13 27 (5.21%) PL/SQL
14 26 (5.02%) PHP
15 20 (3.86%) JCL
15 20 (3.86%) Korn
15 20 (3.86%) VB.NET
16 15 (2.90%) RPG
17 14 (2.70%) REXX
18 12 (2.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 96 (18.53%) Degree
2 35 (6.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (2.51%) Master's Degree
4 9 (1.74%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.16%) ISEB
6 5 (0.97%) Numerate Degree
7 4 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.77%) PMI Certification
7 4 (0.77%) PMP
7 4 (0.77%) Security Cleared
7 4 (0.77%) TOGAF Certification
8 2 (0.39%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.39%) CISA
8 2 (0.39%) CISSP
8 2 (0.39%) MCSE
8 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.39%) RHCA
8 2 (0.39%) RHCE
8 2 (0.39%) RHCSA
9 1 (0.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.41%) QA
2 13 (2.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (1.93%) SLA
4 6 (1.16%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.77%) GDPR
6 1 (0.19%) PMO
6 1 (0.19%) SEPA
System Software
1 31 (5.98%) Docker
2 18 (3.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (3.28%) HDFS
4 8 (1.54%) Active Directory
5 7 (1.35%) Time Sharing Option
5 7 (1.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 6 (1.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 3 (0.58%) ACF2
7 3 (0.58%) Firmware
7 3 (0.58%) PowerHA
7 3 (0.58%) RACF
8 2 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.19%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 35 (6.76%) Ansible
2 33 (6.37%) Opscode Chef
2 33 (6.37%) Puppet
3 12 (2.32%) Tivoli
4 10 (1.93%) Kibana
4 10 (1.93%) Kubernetes
5 7 (1.35%) Terraform
5 7 (1.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 6 (1.16%) CFEngine
6 6 (1.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 6 (1.16%) Salt
7 5 (0.97%) WebSphere Cast Iron
8 4 (0.77%) CA Endevor
9 3 (0.58%) Data Guard
9 3 (0.58%) HP ALM
9 3 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (0.58%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (0.39%) Control-M
10 2 (0.39%) MAINVIEW
10 2 (0.39%) Nagios
Vendors
1 228 (44.02%) Oracle
2 140 (27.03%) Sybase
3 95 (18.34%) IBM
4 30 (5.79%) Microsoft
5 29 (5.60%) SAP
6 24 (4.63%) HP
7 22 (4.25%) VMware
8 18 (3.47%) Google
9 17 (3.28%) Red Hat
9 17 (3.28%) Teradata
10 15 (2.90%) TIBCO
11 13 (2.51%) Informatica
12 12 (2.32%) Cognizant
12 12 (2.32%) Salesforce.com
13 11 (2.12%) Netezza
14 10 (1.93%) SaltStack
15 9 (1.74%) Hortonworks
15 9 (1.74%) SolarWinds
16 8 (1.54%) Ab Initio
16 8 (1.54%) Cognos