Period
to 23 September 2018

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

IBM DB2
England > London
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 559 666 593
Rank change year-on-year +107 -73 -187
Permanent jobs citing DB2 258 191 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.38% 0.26% 0.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.22% 0.87% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 82 94 187
London median annual salary £70,000 £57,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.74% -8.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £46,375 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £102,500 £90,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £56,500 £47,960 £55,000
% change year-on-year +17.81% -12.80% -

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 21,153 21,950 23,368
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 31.12% 29.46% 29.61%
Number of salaries quoted 16,801 17,643 20,351
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%

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 23 September 2018.

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 23 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
Central London -14 34 £70,000 +1.82% 5
East London -6 5 £72,500 -12.12% 1
South London +9 3 £43,638 -12.72%
West London +13 2 £85,000 +88.89% 5
DB2
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 London region with a requirement for DB2.

1 190 (73.64%) Java
2 167 (64.73%) Finance
3 144 (55.81%) Big Data
4 134 (51.94%) Banking
5 132 (51.16%) Problem-Solving
6 127 (49.22%) Sybase
7 125 (48.45%) Investment Banking
8 121 (46.90%) Investment Management
9 120 (46.51%) Low Latency
9 120 (46.51%) SQL
10 118 (45.74%) Financial Institution
10 118 (45.74%) Strategic Thinking
10 118 (45.74%) Innovative Thinking
10 118 (45.74%) Cyberthreat
11 115 (44.57%) Risk Management
12 107 (41.47%) Oracle
13 106 (41.09%) Linux
14 83 (32.17%) Python
14 83 (32.17%) Analytical Skills
15 79 (30.62%) Relational Database
16 78 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
17 75 (29.07%) Unix
17 75 (29.07%) SQL Server
18 74 (28.68%) MongoDB
19 68 (26.36%) Spring
20 63 (24.42%) Degree
20 63 (24.42%) Computer Science
21 62 (24.03%) Analytics
21 62 (24.03%) Perl
21 62 (24.03%) SDLC

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 39 (15.12%) Apache Spark
2 17 (6.59%) Elasticsearch
3 16 (6.20%) MQSeries
3 16 (6.20%) WebLogic
4 13 (5.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 10 (3.88%) JBoss
6 9 (3.49%) Tomcat
6 9 (3.49%) WebSphere
7 7 (2.71%) Jetty
8 5 (1.94%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (1.94%) Drupal
9 4 (1.55%) CICS
9 4 (1.55%) MS Exchange
10 3 (1.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (1.16%) Apache
10 3 (1.16%) EPiServer
10 3 (1.16%) NetWeaver
10 3 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.78%) IIS
11 2 (0.78%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (1.94%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (1.94%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.94%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.39%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.39%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 24 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
1 24 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (5.43%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (4.65%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (3.49%) npm
5 4 (1.55%) Office 365
6 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.39%) GitHub
6 1 (0.39%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.71%) SSL
1 7 (2.71%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.94%) Internet
3 4 (1.55%) Firewall
3 4 (1.55%) SAN
4 3 (1.16%) LAN
4 3 (1.16%) NAS
4 3 (1.16%) PABX
4 3 (1.16%) VoIP
4 3 (1.16%) VPN
4 3 (1.16%) WAN
5 2 (0.78%) DNS
5 2 (0.78%) FIX Connectivity
6 1 (0.39%) DHCP
6 1 (0.39%) HTTP
6 1 (0.39%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.39%) IPsec
6 1 (0.39%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (55.81%) Big Data
2 79 (30.62%) Relational Database
3 75 (29.07%) SQL Server
4 74 (28.68%) MongoDB
5 56 (21.71%) NoSQL
6 41 (15.89%) Hadoop
7 38 (14.73%) RDBMS
8 34 (13.18%) MySQL
9 30 (11.63%) Sybase ASE
10 24 (9.30%) PostgreSQL
11 18 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
12 17 (6.59%) MemSQL
13 16 (6.20%) Flink
14 12 (4.65%) Apache Hive
15 11 (4.26%) Hazelcast
16 10 (3.88%) Apache Cassandra
16 10 (3.88%) Data Lake
16 10 (3.88%) HBase
16 10 (3.88%) Sybase IQ
17 8 (3.10%) Redis
Development Applications
1 35 (13.57%) Maven
2 26 (10.08%) Subversion
3 21 (8.14%) JUnit
4 14 (5.43%) Git (software)
5 11 (4.26%) Eclipse
5 11 (4.26%) IntelliJ
5 11 (4.26%) Jenkins
6 9 (3.49%) Gradle
6 9 (3.49%) gulp
6 9 (3.49%) JIRA
7 5 (1.94%) FitNesse
7 5 (1.94%) Robot Framework
7 5 (1.94%) TeamCity
7 5 (1.94%) Visual Studio
8 4 (1.55%) Jasmine
8 4 (1.55%) JSUnit
8 4 (1.55%) Moq
8 4 (1.55%) QUnit
8 4 (1.55%) Rhino Mocks
8 4 (1.55%) Sinon.JS
General
1 167 (64.73%) Finance
2 134 (51.94%) Banking
3 125 (48.45%) Investment Banking
4 118 (45.74%) Financial Institution
5 36 (13.95%) Front Office
6 13 (5.04%) Electronics
7 10 (3.88%) Back Office
8 7 (2.71%) Retail
9 4 (1.55%) Marketing
10 3 (1.16%) Local Government
11 2 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.39%) Advertising
12 1 (0.39%) Billing
12 1 (0.39%) Games
12 1 (0.39%) Law
12 1 (0.39%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 93 (36.05%) Developer
2 56 (21.71%) Java Developer
3 23 (8.91%) Architect
4 22 (8.53%) Data Engineer
5 15 (5.81%) Consultant
6 13 (5.04%) Site Reliability Engineer
7 12 (4.65%) DBA
7 12 (4.65%) Technical Architect
8 11 (4.26%) Python Developer
9 10 (3.88%) Cloud Developer
9 10 (3.88%) Java Quantitative Developer
9 10 (3.88%) Quantitative Developer
10 8 (3.10%) Deployment Engineer
10 8 (3.10%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
10 8 (3.10%) Java Consultant
10 8 (3.10%) JavaScript Developer
10 8 (3.10%) Platform Engineer
10 8 (3.10%) Sybase DBA
10 8 (3.10%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
10 8 (3.10%) Workflow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (26.36%) Spring
2 51 (19.77%) AngularJS
3 43 (16.67%) HTML
4 41 (15.89%) Kafka
5 38 (14.73%) REST
6 36 (13.95%) HTML5
7 32 (12.40%) Web Services
8 29 (11.24%) CSS
9 28 (10.85%) .NET
10 27 (10.47%) Middleware
10 27 (10.47%) RESTful
11 20 (7.75%) RabbitMQ
12 19 (7.36%) JMS
13 18 (6.98%) Hibernate
13 18 (6.98%) J2EE
14 17 (6.59%) XML
15 13 (5.04%) React
16 12 (4.65%) Sass
16 12 (4.65%) Spark Streaming
16 12 (4.65%) Vert.x
Miscellaneous
1 118 (45.74%) Cyberthreat
2 83 (32.17%) Analytical Skills
3 63 (24.42%) Computer Science
4 40 (15.50%) Equities
5 35 (13.57%) Self-Motivation
6 28 (10.85%) Derivative
7 24 (9.30%) Management Information System
8 20 (7.75%) Data Structures
9 19 (7.36%) Fixed Income
10 18 (6.98%) Hedge funds
11 16 (6.20%) Virtual Team
12 15 (5.81%) Public Cloud
13 14 (5.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 13 (5.04%) Algorithms
14 13 (5.04%) Data Centre
14 13 (5.04%) Greenfield Project
15 12 (4.65%) Client/Server
16 10 (3.88%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 10 (3.88%) Mainframe
16 10 (3.88%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 106 (41.09%) Linux
2 75 (29.07%) Unix
3 41 (15.89%) Windows
4 20 (7.75%) AIX
5 16 (6.20%) Solaris
6 15 (5.81%) HPUX
7 14 (5.43%) Windows Server
8 5 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.16%) zOS
10 1 (0.39%) OpenVMS
10 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (51.16%) Problem-Solving
2 121 (46.90%) Investment Management
3 120 (46.51%) Low Latency
4 118 (45.74%) Innovative Thinking
4 118 (45.74%) Strategic Thinking
5 115 (44.57%) Risk Management
6 78 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
7 62 (24.03%) Analytics
7 62 (24.03%) SDLC
8 61 (23.64%) OO
9 44 (17.05%) TDD
10 38 (14.73%) Open Source
11 33 (12.79%) Software Engineering
12 30 (11.63%) Multithreading
13 29 (11.24%) Test Automation
13 29 (11.24%) Workflow
14 28 (10.85%) DevOps
15 27 (10.47%) Microservices
15 27 (10.47%) Scrum
16 26 (10.08%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 190 (73.64%) Java
2 120 (46.51%) SQL
3 83 (32.17%) Python
4 62 (24.03%) Perl
5 50 (19.38%) C++
6 44 (17.05%) JavaScript
7 39 (15.12%) Shell Script
8 33 (12.79%) Java 8
9 32 (12.40%) C
10 31 (12.02%) C#
11 16 (6.20%) Bash Shell
12 13 (5.04%) PL/SQL
13 10 (3.88%) Erlang
14 9 (3.49%) Scala
15 8 (3.10%) ES6
15 8 (3.10%) T-SQL
16 7 (2.71%) Korn
17 6 (2.33%) VB.NET
18 4 (1.55%) COBOL
18 4 (1.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 63 (24.42%) Degree
2 17 (6.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (2.71%) Master's Degree
4 5 (1.94%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (0.78%) CISA
5 2 (0.78%) CISSP
6 1 (0.39%) ISEB
6 1 (0.39%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.39%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.39%) PMP
6 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.26%) QA
2 3 (1.16%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.16%) GDPR
3 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (6.59%) HDFS
2 8 (3.10%) Docker
3 7 (2.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.39%) ACF2
5 1 (0.39%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.39%) Firmware
5 1 (0.39%) PowerHA
5 1 (0.39%) RACF
5 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
1 18 (6.98%) Puppet
2 13 (5.04%) Ansible
3 10 (3.88%) Kibana
4 6 (2.33%) CFEngine
4 6 (2.33%) Salt
5 5 (1.94%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 3 (1.16%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.39%) Automic
7 1 (0.39%) HP ALM
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.39%) QRadar
7 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.39%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 127 (49.22%) Sybase
2 107 (41.47%) Oracle
3 27 (10.47%) IBM
4 16 (6.20%) HP
4 16 (6.20%) SAP
5 14 (5.43%) Google
5 14 (5.43%) TIBCO
6 10 (3.88%) SaltStack
7 8 (3.10%) Microsoft
7 8 (3.10%) Netezza
7 8 (3.10%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (3.10%) VMware
8 7 (2.71%) Cognizant
8 7 (2.71%) Hortonworks
8 7 (2.71%) WorldPay
9 6 (2.33%) Red Hat
9 6 (2.33%) Tableau
10 5 (1.94%) Solace
11 4 (1.55%) Cloudera
11 4 (1.55%) SolarWinds