Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM DB2
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 60 65
Rank change year-on-year -20 +5 +24
Permanent jobs citing DB2 5 28 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.57% 3.05% 2.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.54% 8.19% 7.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 27 26
Lancashire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.79% -18.45%
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.03% -21.43%

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 Lancashire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 325 342 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 36.89% 37.25% 36.79%
Number of salaries quoted 285 299 319
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £45,577
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing DB2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for DB2 in Lancashire

DB2
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for DB2 in Lancashire

DB2
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Preston -11 4 £40,000 -
Darwen - 1 - -
DB2
North West

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for DB2.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (80.00%) iSeries
2 4 (80.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (80.00%) SDLC
2 4 (80.00%) ERP
2 4 (80.00%) AS400
2 4 (80.00%) RPG
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) J2EE
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation

DB2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (40.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Programmer
1 2 (40.00%) RPG Programmer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Programmer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior RPG Programmer
1 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) AS400
1 4 (80.00%) iSeries
2 3 (60.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) ERP
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) SDLC
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) RPG
3 1 (20.00%) Java
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) IBM