Period
to 24 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 24 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM DB2
England > London
6 months to
24 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 587 445 634
Rank change year-on-year -142 +189 -65
Permanent jobs citing DB2 133 35 119
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.27% 0.17% 0.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.84% 0.60% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 68 26 97
10th Percentile £41,250 £47,500 £42,400
25th Percentile £45,000 £60,938 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £72,500 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year -20.69% -3.33% +7.14%
75th Percentile £73,750 £88,750 £91,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £93,000 £105,000
England median annual salary £58,750 £67,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -12.96% +17.39% +0.74%

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 London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 15,758 5,828 16,146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 32.02% 28.84% 28.89%
Number of salaries quoted 9,395 4,888 13,504
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
25th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £105,000 £97,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for DB2 in London

DB2
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for DB2 in London

DB2
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing DB2 in London over the 6 months to 24 September 2021.

Salary histogram for DB2 in London

DB2
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the London region over the 6 months to 24 September 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
Central London -45 15 £62,500 -10.71% 3
West London -67 4 £55,000 -18.52% 1
DB2
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 London region with a requirement for DB2.

1 86 (64.66%) Relational Database
2 80 (60.15%) Java
3 65 (48.87%) Data Management
4 63 (47.37%) Oracle
5 62 (46.62%) PostgreSQL
6 61 (45.86%) RDBMS
7 60 (45.11%) Spring
8 59 (44.36%) SQL
9 57 (42.86%) Git (software)
10 56 (42.11%) Unix
11 53 (39.85%) Scrum
12 52 (39.10%) Finance
12 52 (39.10%) Jenkins
13 46 (34.59%) Banking
14 45 (33.83%) QA
14 45 (33.83%) AWS
14 45 (33.83%) IntelliJ
14 45 (33.83%) Eclipse
15 42 (31.58%) Sybase
16 41 (30.83%) SQL Server
17 40 (30.08%) Gradle
18 39 (29.32%) Derivative
18 39 (29.32%) Agile Software Development
19 38 (28.57%) TDD
19 38 (28.57%) Windows
20 37 (27.82%) Azure
20 37 (27.82%) Bitbucket Server
21 36 (27.07%) Build Automation
21 36 (27.07%) Dependency Management
21 36 (27.07%) Functional Programming

DB2
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 16 (12.03%) Apache Spark
2 15 (11.28%) SAS
2 15 (11.28%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.26%) Confluence
4 6 (4.51%) CICS
5 5 (3.76%) MQSeries
5 5 (3.76%) WebSphere
6 4 (3.01%) Jupyter
7 3 (2.26%) Apache
7 3 (2.26%) Apache Airflow
8 2 (1.50%) JBoss
8 2 (1.50%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.50%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.75%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 14 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
1 14 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (10.53%) IBM Planning Analytics
2 1 (0.75%) BASE24
2 1 (0.75%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 45 (33.83%) AWS
2 37 (27.82%) Azure
3 27 (20.30%) GCP
4 20 (15.04%) Power Platform
5 6 (4.51%) GitHub
6 4 (3.01%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 4 (3.01%) Azure Event Grid
6 4 (3.01%) Azure Logic Apps
6 4 (3.01%) SaaS
7 3 (2.26%) IaaS
7 3 (2.26%) PaaS
8 2 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.75%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.75%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.52%) Internet
2 9 (6.77%) SMS
3 3 (2.26%) DHCP
3 3 (2.26%) DNS
3 3 (2.26%) MPLS
3 3 (2.26%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.26%) WAN
4 2 (1.50%) ATM
4 2 (1.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (1.50%) LAN
4 2 (1.50%) VPN
5 1 (0.75%) Firewall
5 1 (0.75%) SD-WAN
5 1 (0.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (64.66%) Relational Database
2 62 (46.62%) PostgreSQL
3 61 (45.86%) RDBMS
4 41 (30.83%) SQL Server
5 29 (21.80%) Hadoop
6 20 (15.04%) Power BI
6 20 (15.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 20 (15.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (15.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (15.04%) Tableau
7 19 (14.29%) Big Data
8 15 (11.28%) SAS Visual Analytics
9 14 (10.53%) Data Mining
10 13 (9.77%) Apache Hive
10 13 (9.77%) MySQL
11 12 (9.02%) Oracle Database
12 11 (8.27%) HBase
13 7 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
13 7 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 57 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 52 (39.10%) Jenkins
3 45 (33.83%) Eclipse
3 45 (33.83%) IntelliJ
4 40 (30.08%) Gradle
5 37 (27.82%) Bitbucket Server
6 13 (9.77%) Maven
7 11 (8.27%) IBM UrbanCode
8 10 (7.52%) JIRA
8 10 (7.52%) Postman
9 9 (6.77%) SoapUI
10 6 (4.51%) JUnit
11 5 (3.76%) JIRA Agile
11 5 (3.76%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (3.01%) Sonatype Nexus
13 3 (2.26%) Cucumber
13 3 (2.26%) Selenium
14 2 (1.50%) Ant
14 2 (1.50%) Mockito
14 2 (1.50%) Subversion
General
1 52 (39.10%) Finance
2 46 (34.59%) Banking
3 29 (21.80%) Investment Banking
4 24 (18.05%) Social Skills
5 18 (13.53%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (5.26%) Front Office
6 7 (5.26%) Retail Banking
7 6 (4.51%) Telecoms
8 5 (3.76%) Retail
9 2 (1.50%) Public Sector
10 1 (0.75%) Documentation Skills
10 1 (0.75%) Law
Job Titles
1 66 (49.62%) Developer
2 57 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 16 (12.03%) Analyst
3 16 (12.03%) Data Analyst
4 15 (11.28%) Software Engineer
5 14 (10.53%) Java Engineer
5 14 (10.53%) Lead Developer
5 14 (10.53%) Lead Java Developer
6 13 (9.77%) Senior Developer
6 13 (9.77%) Senior Java Developer
7 11 (8.27%) Data Quality Analyst
7 11 (8.27%) Full Stack Developer
7 11 (8.27%) Quality Analyst
7 11 (8.27%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 9 (6.77%) Data Engineer
9 6 (4.51%) Java Software Engineer
9 6 (4.51%) Programmer
9 6 (4.51%) SAS Programmer
9 6 (4.51%) Senior Java Engineer
10 4 (3.01%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (45.11%) Spring
2 35 (26.32%) Spring Boot
3 27 (20.30%) Kafka
4 21 (15.79%) AngularJS
5 18 (13.53%) Node.js
5 18 (13.53%) React
6 15 (11.28%) Java EE
6 15 (11.28%) REST
7 12 (9.02%) Web Services
8 11 (8.27%) Hibernate
8 11 (8.27%) JSON
8 11 (8.27%) RESTful
8 11 (8.27%) SOAP
9 8 (6.02%) JDBC
10 7 (5.26%) JAXB
11 6 (4.51%) JAX-RS
12 4 (3.01%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (3.01%) Ionic Framework
12 4 (3.01%) Play Framework
12 4 (3.01%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 39 (29.32%) Derivative
2 10 (7.52%) Data Structures
3 9 (6.77%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (6.77%) Management Information System
3 9 (6.77%) Virtual Team
4 8 (6.02%) Mainframe
5 6 (4.51%) Online Banking
6 5 (3.76%) Algorithms
7 4 (3.01%) Fixed Income
7 4 (3.01%) Mobile App
7 4 (3.01%) User Experience
8 3 (2.26%) Equities
9 2 (1.50%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (1.50%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.50%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.75%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.75%) Legacy Systems
10 1 (0.75%) Pricing Data
10 1 (0.75%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 56 (42.11%) Unix
2 38 (28.57%) Windows
3 5 (3.76%) Linux
4 4 (3.01%) Android
4 4 (3.01%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.75%) AIX
6 1 (0.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (48.87%) Data Management
2 53 (39.85%) Scrum
3 39 (29.32%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (28.57%) TDD
5 36 (27.07%) Build Automation
5 36 (27.07%) Dependency Management
5 36 (27.07%) Functional Programming
5 36 (27.07%) Inversion of Control
5 36 (27.07%) Regression Testing
5 36 (27.07%) Reverse Engineering
6 31 (23.31%) Problem-Solving
7 29 (21.80%) Business Intelligence
8 26 (19.55%) Analytics
8 26 (19.55%) Software Engineering
9 23 (17.29%) DevOps
10 22 (16.54%) Computer Science
10 22 (16.54%) ETL
11 20 (15.04%) Data Modelling
11 20 (15.04%) Data Science
12 17 (12.78%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 80 (60.15%) Java
2 59 (44.36%) SQL
3 35 (26.32%) Python
4 20 (15.04%) JavaScript
5 15 (11.28%) PowerShell
5 15 (11.28%) VBA
6 12 (9.02%) Scala
7 9 (6.77%) PL/SQL
8 8 (6.02%) Shell Script
9 7 (5.26%) Perl
10 6 (4.51%) C
10 6 (4.51%) COBOL
11 5 (3.76%) Assembly Language
11 5 (3.76%) Java 8
11 5 (3.76%) PL/1
11 5 (3.76%) R
12 4 (3.01%) Apple Swift
12 4 (3.01%) C#
12 4 (3.01%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.50%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 14 (10.53%) Degree
2 13 (9.77%) Numerate Degree
3 6 (4.51%) SAS Certification
4 5 (3.76%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.75%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.75%) Tableau Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (33.83%) QA
2 25 (18.80%) EMIR
2 25 (18.80%) MiFID
3 15 (11.28%) Data Quality
4 14 (10.53%) GDPR
5 1 (0.75%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (12.03%) Docker
2 11 (8.27%) HDFS
3 3 (2.26%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.50%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.75%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.75%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 16 (12.03%) Kubernetes
2 3 (2.26%) Ansible
2 3 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.50%) Istio
3 2 (1.50%) Prometheus
3 2 (1.50%) QRadar
4 1 (0.75%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 1 (0.75%) Rundeck
4 1 (0.75%) Terraform
Vendors
1 63 (47.37%) Oracle
2 42 (31.58%) Sybase
3 30 (22.56%) IBM
4 21 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 18 (13.53%) Google
6 16 (12.03%) Teradata
7 13 (9.77%) GoldenSource
8 11 (8.27%) Splunk
9 6 (4.51%) Dell
10 5 (3.76%) Atlassian
10 5 (3.76%) Compuware
11 4 (3.01%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (3.01%) Xamarin
12 3 (2.26%) SAP
12 3 (2.26%) Talend
13 2 (1.50%) Cisco
13 2 (1.50%) Citrix
13 2 (1.50%) EMC
13 2 (1.50%) Radware
13 2 (1.50%) Red Hat