Period
to 13 November 2019

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 13 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM DB2
England > London
6 months to
13 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 583 613 688
Rank change year-on-year +30 +75 -112
Permanent jobs citing DB2 133 193 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.24% 0.29% 0.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.85% 0.95% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 99 82 91
London median annual salary £75,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +20.00% -23.08%
10th Percentile £40,000 £46,025 £40,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £88,750 £90,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +13.64% +13.40% -11.82%

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 15,557 20,305 22,206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 28.28% 30.18% 29.45%
Number of salaries quoted 12,884 16,566 17,794
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £38,500 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £88,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.44% +2.50% +5.26%

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for DB2 in London

DB2
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for DB2 in London

DB2
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DB2 in London over the 6 months to 13 November 2019.

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 13 November 2019. 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 +29 30 £75,250 +7.50% 8
South London +4 9 £42,500 -2.61%
East London +30 5 £90,000 +24.14% 1
West London +19 5 £35,000 -30.00% 2
DB2
England

For the 6 months to 13 November 2019, 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 84 (63.16%) SQL
2 70 (52.63%) Finance
3 49 (36.84%) SQL Server
3 49 (36.84%) IBM
4 41 (30.83%) Oracle
5 40 (30.08%) Linux
6 39 (29.32%) Java
6 39 (29.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 38 (28.57%) Relational Database
8 37 (27.82%) Banking
9 32 (24.06%) Data Warehouse
10 31 (23.31%) Analytics
11 30 (22.56%) Red Hat
12 28 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
13 26 (19.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 22 (16.54%) Business Intelligence
15 21 (15.79%) Python
15 21 (15.79%) Sybase
16 20 (15.04%) Microsoft
16 20 (15.04%) RDBMS
17 18 (13.53%) XML
17 18 (13.53%) Unix
17 18 (13.53%) AWS
18 17 (12.78%) Investment Banking
18 17 (12.78%) ETL
18 17 (12.78%) Analytical Skills
19 16 (12.03%) Microservices
19 16 (12.03%) Power BI
19 16 (12.03%) Power Platform
19 16 (12.03%) .NET

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%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.26%) Confluence
3 2 (1.50%) Apache
3 2 (1.50%) Apache Airflow
3 2 (1.50%) Luigi
3 2 (1.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.75%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.75%) CICS
4 1 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.75%) JBoss
4 1 (0.75%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (6.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (13.53%) AWS
2 16 (12.03%) Power Platform
3 12 (9.02%) Azure
4 8 (6.02%) GCP
5 3 (2.26%) IBM Cloud
6 2 (1.50%) Office 365
7 1 (0.75%) Akamai
7 1 (0.75%) Apigee
7 1 (0.75%) BlazeMeter
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.53%) Firewall
2 12 (9.02%) LAN
2 12 (9.02%) VPN
2 12 (9.02%) WAN
2 12 (9.02%) Wireless
3 11 (8.27%) SAN
4 4 (3.01%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.75%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.75%) DNS
5 1 (0.75%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.75%) SMTP
5 1 (0.75%) SSL
5 1 (0.75%) Telnet
5 1 (0.75%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 39 (29.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 38 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 32 (24.06%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (15.04%) RDBMS
6 16 (12.03%) Power BI
7 15 (11.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 15 (11.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (6.77%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (6.02%) Big Data
9 8 (6.02%) OLAP
10 7 (5.26%) MySQL
10 7 (5.26%) Oracle OLAP
11 6 (4.51%) Apache Hive
12 5 (3.76%) Amazon Redshift
12 5 (3.76%) Data Mining
12 5 (3.76%) Hadoop
12 5 (3.76%) OLAP Cube
13 4 (3.01%) MongoDB
14 3 (2.26%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (3.01%) Ant
1 4 (3.01%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.01%) JIRA
1 4 (3.01%) Maven
2 3 (2.26%) Gradle
2 3 (2.26%) Hudson
2 3 (2.26%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.75%) Appium
3 1 (0.75%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.75%) Fiddler
3 1 (0.75%) Gatling
3 1 (0.75%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.75%) IntelliJ
3 1 (0.75%) JMeter
3 1 (0.75%) Liquibase
3 1 (0.75%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.75%) NeoLoad
3 1 (0.75%) Selenium
3 1 (0.75%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.75%) Subversion
General
1 70 (52.63%) Finance
2 37 (27.82%) Banking
3 17 (12.78%) Investment Banking
4 16 (12.03%) Front Office
5 9 (6.77%) Retail
6 4 (3.01%) Legal
7 1 (0.75%) Police
7 1 (0.75%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 33 (24.81%) Analyst
2 23 (17.29%) Developer
3 21 (15.79%) Architect
4 20 (15.04%) Java Developer
5 19 (14.29%) Administrator
5 19 (14.29%) DBA
6 18 (13.53%) DB2 DBA
6 18 (13.53%) Support Analyst
7 14 (10.53%) Front Office Developer
7 14 (10.53%) J2EE Developer
7 14 (10.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 14 (10.53%) SQL Developer
8 12 (9.02%) Applications Support
9 11 (8.27%) Lead Developer
9 11 (8.27%) Lead Java Developer
10 10 (7.52%) Applications Support Analyst
10 10 (7.52%) Data Engineer
10 10 (7.52%) DB2 Administrator
10 10 (7.52%) Infrastructure Architect
10 10 (7.52%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (13.53%) XML
2 16 (12.03%) .NET
3 15 (11.28%) WebSphere MQ
4 14 (10.53%) J2EE
4 14 (10.53%) J2SE
5 6 (4.51%) Middleware
6 5 (3.76%) Spring
7 4 (3.01%) AngularJS
7 4 (3.01%) JSON
7 4 (3.01%) SOAP
7 4 (3.01%) Web Services
8 3 (2.26%) Protocol Buffers
9 2 (1.50%) IBM Integration Bus
9 2 (1.50%) MDX
9 2 (1.50%) Node.js
9 2 (1.50%) REST
10 1 (0.75%) Hibernate
10 1 (0.75%) HTML
10 1 (0.75%) HTML5
10 1 (0.75%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.78%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (10.53%) AS400
2 14 (10.53%) Credit Risk
2 14 (10.53%) Derivative
2 14 (10.53%) Equities
2 14 (10.53%) Fixed Income
2 14 (10.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 14 (10.53%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (10.53%) iSeries
2 14 (10.53%) Reinsurance
3 12 (9.02%) Data Centre
3 12 (9.02%) Replication
4 6 (4.51%) Data Structures
4 6 (4.51%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.01%) Clustering
5 4 (3.01%) CMDB
5 4 (3.01%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.01%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (2.26%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 40 (30.08%) Linux
2 26 (19.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (13.53%) Unix
4 10 (7.52%) Windows
5 4 (3.01%) Android
6 2 (1.50%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.50%) Solaris
7 1 (0.75%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (23.31%) Analytics
2 28 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (16.54%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (12.78%) ETL
5 16 (12.03%) Microservices
5 16 (12.03%) Migration
6 15 (11.28%) Software Engineering
7 14 (10.53%) Credit Risk Management
7 14 (10.53%) Credit Risk Modelling
7 14 (10.53%) Scrum
8 13 (9.77%) Computer Science
8 13 (9.77%) Load Balancing
8 13 (9.77%) OO
9 12 (9.02%) Problem-Solving
9 12 (9.02%) Visualisation
10 11 (8.27%) Dashboard Development
10 11 (8.27%) Data Management
11 10 (7.52%) Technical Leadership
11 10 (7.52%) Test Automation
12 8 (6.02%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 84 (63.16%) SQL
2 39 (29.32%) Java
3 21 (15.79%) Python
4 16 (12.03%) Shell Script
5 14 (10.53%) RPG
6 12 (9.02%) T-SQL
7 11 (8.27%) Scala
8 8 (6.02%) C++
9 7 (5.26%) C
10 5 (3.76%) JavaScript
11 4 (3.01%) Perl
11 4 (3.01%) VB
12 3 (2.26%) R
12 3 (2.26%) VBA
13 2 (1.50%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.75%) C#
14 1 (0.75%) Java 8
14 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.75%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.75%) XPath
Qualifications
1 11 (8.27%) Degree
2 4 (3.01%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.26%) GIAC
3 3 (2.26%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.26%) SANS
4 2 (1.50%) AWS Certification
4 2 (1.50%) CISSP
4 2 (1.50%) IIBA
4 2 (1.50%) ISEB
4 2 (1.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.50%) Postgraduate
4 2 (1.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.75%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.75%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.27%) QA
2 4 (3.01%) GDPR
3 2 (1.50%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (9.02%) VMware ESXi
1 12 (9.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (7.52%) vSphere
3 4 (3.01%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.50%) vRealize
2 1 (0.75%) Ansible
2 1 (0.75%) CASB
2 1 (0.75%) Computer Incident Response Team
2 1 (0.75%) CSIRT
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.75%) nmon
2 1 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 49 (36.84%) IBM
2 41 (30.83%) Oracle
3 30 (22.56%) Red Hat
4 21 (15.79%) Sybase
5 20 (15.04%) Microsoft
6 13 (9.77%) Citrix
6 13 (9.77%) VMware
7 8 (6.02%) Google
8 6 (4.51%) Cognos
8 6 (4.51%) Teradata
9 5 (3.76%) MicroStrategy
9 5 (3.76%) Remedy
9 5 (3.76%) WorldPay
10 4 (3.01%) Perforce
10 4 (3.01%) ServiceNow
10 4 (3.01%) Tableau
10 4 (3.01%) Veritas
11 3 (2.26%) Blue Prism
11 3 (2.26%) Xceptor
12 2 (1.50%) Palo Alto