The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for DB2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM DB2
South East / Kent
Rank 74 99 99
Rank change year-on-year +25 0  
Permanent jobs citing DB2 12 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.51% 0.71% 0.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.20% 2.33% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 1
Median salary £32,000 £42,500 £76,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.70% -44.07%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

DB2 is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 286 344 355
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 36.02% 30.39% 37.61%
Number of salaries quoted 241 301 324
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing DB2 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for DB2 in Kent

DB2
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DB2 in Kent.

Salary trend for DB2 in Kent

DB2
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the Kent region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dartford - 5 £32,000 -
DB2
South East

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Kent region with a requirement for DB2.

1 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 13 (72.22%) .NET
2 13 (72.22%) C#
2 13 (72.22%) MVC
3 11 (61.11%) ASP.NET
4 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
5 8 (44.44%) jQuery
5 8 (44.44%) iSeries
5 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (27.78%) Luigi
6 5 (27.78%) BigQuery
6 5 (27.78%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (27.78%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (27.78%) Talend
6 5 (27.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
6 5 (27.78%) Amazon Redshift
6 5 (27.78%) Talend Open Studio
6 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (27.78%) TDD
6 5 (27.78%) Google
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (27.78%) Scrum
6 5 (27.78%) AS400
6 5 (27.78%) PL/SQL
6 5 (27.78%) Python
6 5 (27.78%) DTS
6 5 (27.78%) Data Modelling
6 5 (27.78%) ETL
6 5 (27.78%) C++

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 5 (27.78%) Luigi
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) Amazon Redshift
2 5 (27.78%) BigQuery
2 5 (27.78%) DTS
2 5 (27.78%) MySQL
2 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) .NET Developer
1 13 (72.22%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET Developer
2 8 (44.44%) C# .NET Developer
2 8 (44.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 8 (44.44%) C# Developer
3 5 (27.78%) .NET Software Developer
3 5 (27.78%) C# Software Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Data Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Software Developer
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Developer
4 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 3 (16.67%) HTML Developer
4 3 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) .NET
2 11 (61.11%) ASP.NET
3 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (44.44%) jQuery
4 5 (27.78%) HTML
4 5 (27.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (11.11%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) iSeries
2 5 (27.78%) AS400
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) MVC
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Continuous Delivery
2 5 (27.78%) Data Modelling
2 5 (27.78%) ETL
2 5 (27.78%) Scrum
2 5 (27.78%) TDD
3 3 (16.67%) RAD
4 2 (11.11%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) System Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 13 (72.22%) C#
3 5 (27.78%) C++
3 5 (27.78%) Java
3 5 (27.78%) PL/SQL
3 5 (27.78%) Python
3 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
4 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 2 (11.11%) R
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Google
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
1 5 (27.78%) Talend
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft