Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM DB2
England > London
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 648 686 550
Rank change year-on-year +38 -136 -116
Permanent jobs citing DB2 126 135 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.20% 0.19% 0.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.68% 0.64% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 67 73 199
London median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -23.08% +8.33%
10th Percentile £46,700 £37,950 £31,250
90th Percentile £88,750 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% -

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 18,535 21,114 21,004
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 29.53% 30.06% 29.76%
Number of salaries quoted 15,330 17,205 18,346
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 £95,000 £88,750 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +3.26%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 +38 28 £55,000 -13.73% 6
West London +18 7 £50,000 +11.11% 4
East London +12 1 - - 2
DB2
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 77 (61.11%) Oracle
2 75 (59.52%) SQL Server
3 68 (53.97%) SQL
4 60 (47.62%) Java
5 49 (38.89%) Linux
6 44 (34.92%) Windows
7 40 (31.75%) IBM
8 39 (30.95%) Unix
9 35 (27.78%) Finance
10 33 (26.19%) Microsoft
11 31 (24.60%) Agile Software Development
12 29 (23.02%) Middleware
13 28 (22.22%) Windows Server
14 27 (21.43%) SDLC
15 26 (20.63%) Amazon AWS
16 25 (19.84%) Python
16 25 (19.84%) MySQL
17 23 (18.25%) QA
18 22 (17.46%) MQSeries
18 22 (17.46%) Test Automation
18 22 (17.46%) Hadoop
18 22 (17.46%) Big Data
19 21 (16.67%) AIX
20 20 (15.87%) Data Warehouse
20 20 (15.87%) Relational Database
20 20 (15.87%) Mentoring
21 19 (15.08%) HTML
22 18 (14.29%) VMware
22 18 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
23 17 (13.49%) Waterfall

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 22 (17.46%) MQSeries
2 17 (13.49%) WebLogic
3 14 (11.11%) JBoss
4 13 (10.32%) WebSphere
5 10 (7.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 9 (7.14%) Apache Spark
7 8 (6.35%) MS Exchange
8 7 (5.56%) Apache
8 7 (5.56%) Drupal
9 6 (4.76%) SAS
10 5 (3.97%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (3.17%) Moodle
12 3 (2.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 3 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (2.38%) EPiServer
13 2 (1.59%) CICS
13 2 (1.59%) Confluence
14 1 (0.79%) Appian
14 1 (0.79%) IIS
14 1 (0.79%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.79%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (3.97%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.79%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 26 (20.63%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (8.73%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (6.35%) iTunes
5 6 (4.76%) Office 365
6 3 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.59%) Apigee
7 2 (1.59%) GitHub
7 2 (1.59%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.79%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.32%) Internet
2 7 (5.56%) SSL
2 7 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.17%) Firewall
3 4 (3.17%) LAN
3 4 (3.17%) NAS
3 4 (3.17%) PABX
3 4 (3.17%) SAN
3 4 (3.17%) VoIP
3 4 (3.17%) VPN
3 4 (3.17%) WAN
4 1 (0.79%) DHCP
4 1 (0.79%) DNS
4 1 (0.79%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (59.52%) SQL Server
2 25 (19.84%) MySQL
3 22 (17.46%) Big Data
3 22 (17.46%) Hadoop
4 20 (15.87%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (15.87%) Relational Database
5 15 (11.90%) HBase
6 9 (7.14%) OLAP
6 9 (7.14%) Oracle OLAP
7 7 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (4.76%) Apache Hive
8 6 (4.76%) Impala
8 6 (4.76%) Pentaho
8 6 (4.76%) Snowflake Schema
8 6 (4.76%) Sqoop
8 6 (4.76%) Star Schema
9 5 (3.97%) NoSQL
10 4 (3.17%) Biml
11 3 (2.38%) MongoDB
11 3 (2.38%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 9 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 9 (7.14%) Maven
2 6 (4.76%) Ant
2 6 (4.76%) Subversion
3 5 (3.97%) Eclipse
3 5 (3.97%) IntelliJ
3 5 (3.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (3.17%) Burp Suite
4 4 (3.17%) Rational Application Developer
4 4 (3.17%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.38%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.38%) Robot Framework
6 2 (1.59%) JIRA
7 1 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.79%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.79%) CA Release Automation
7 1 (0.79%) GitLab
7 1 (0.79%) Gradle
7 1 (0.79%) JUnit
7 1 (0.79%) TeamCity
General
1 35 (27.78%) Finance
2 13 (10.32%) Banking
3 9 (7.14%) Retail
4 5 (3.97%) Advertising
5 3 (2.38%) Marketing
6 2 (1.59%) French Language
6 2 (1.59%) German Language
6 2 (1.59%) Italian Language
6 2 (1.59%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.79%) Billing
7 1 (0.79%) Front Office
7 1 (0.79%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.79%) Law
7 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (18.25%) Developer
2 19 (15.08%) Architect
2 19 (15.08%) Consultant
3 18 (14.29%) Analyst
4 16 (12.70%) Java Developer
5 12 (9.52%) Financial Analyst
5 12 (9.52%) Lead Test Analyst
5 12 (9.52%) Service Analyst
5 12 (9.52%) Test Analyst
5 12 (9.52%) Test Leader
6 11 (8.73%) Database Manager
6 11 (8.73%) Technical Architect
7 10 (7.94%) DBA
7 10 (7.94%) Team Leader
7 10 (7.94%) Technical Consultant
8 9 (7.14%) Java Consultant
9 8 (6.35%) AS400 Test Analyst
9 8 (6.35%) Site Reliability Engineer
9 8 (6.35%) Test Team Leader
10 7 (5.56%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (23.02%) Middleware
2 19 (15.08%) HTML
3 15 (11.90%) Web Services
4 10 (7.94%) .NET
4 10 (7.94%) CSS
4 10 (7.94%) Java EE
4 10 (7.94%) JMS
5 9 (7.14%) HTML5
5 9 (7.14%) XML
6 8 (6.35%) Spring
7 7 (5.56%) Kafka
7 7 (5.56%) LAMP
8 6 (4.76%) LAPP Stack
8 6 (4.76%) REST
9 5 (3.97%) AngularJS
9 5 (3.97%) J2EE
9 5 (3.97%) OpenFin
9 5 (3.97%) Redux
10 4 (3.17%) JSP
10 4 (3.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.90%) Mobile App
2 14 (11.11%) AS400
3 7 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.56%) Data Structures
3 7 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (4.76%) Mainframe
5 4 (3.17%) Derivative
5 4 (3.17%) iSeries
6 3 (2.38%) Fixed Income
6 3 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (2.38%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.38%) NHS
7 2 (1.59%) Equities
7 2 (1.59%) Replication
8 1 (0.79%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.79%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.79%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.79%) Renewable Energy
8 1 (0.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 49 (38.89%) Linux
2 44 (34.92%) Windows
3 39 (30.95%) Unix
4 28 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 21 (16.67%) AIX
6 14 (11.11%) HPUX
6 14 (11.11%) Solaris
7 11 (8.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (3.17%) zOS
9 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (24.60%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (21.43%) SDLC
3 22 (17.46%) Test Automation
4 20 (15.87%) Mentoring
5 17 (13.49%) Waterfall
6 16 (12.70%) Analytics
7 15 (11.90%) DevOps
7 15 (11.90%) Test Scripting
7 15 (11.90%) Workflow
8 14 (11.11%) Manual Testing
8 14 (11.11%) Regression Testing
8 14 (11.11%) Software Testing
9 13 (10.32%) Open Source
10 12 (9.52%) Configuration Management
11 10 (7.94%) Data Science
11 10 (7.94%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (7.94%) Incident Management
11 10 (7.94%) ITIL
11 10 (7.94%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (7.94%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 68 (53.97%) SQL
2 60 (47.62%) Java
3 25 (19.84%) Python
4 11 (8.73%) C
4 11 (8.73%) Shell Script
5 10 (7.94%) C++
5 10 (7.94%) Ruby
6 8 (6.35%) PHP
7 7 (5.56%) Bash Shell
7 7 (5.56%) C#
7 7 (5.56%) HiveQL
7 7 (5.56%) Java 8
7 7 (5.56%) JavaScript
8 6 (4.76%) Perl
8 6 (4.76%) PL/SQL
8 6 (4.76%) PowerShell
8 6 (4.76%) Scala
8 6 (4.76%) T-SQL
9 5 (3.97%) Korn
10 2 (1.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (13.49%) Degree
2 15 (11.90%) ISEB
3 14 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (6.35%) Master's Degree
5 5 (3.97%) MCDBA
5 5 (3.97%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (3.17%) MCSA
7 3 (2.38%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.59%) CISA
8 2 (1.59%) CISSP
9 1 (0.79%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.79%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.79%) PMP
9 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (18.25%) QA
2 9 (7.14%) HL7
3 6 (4.76%) Data Quality
4 5 (3.97%) GDPR
5 2 (1.59%) SEPA
6 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.76%) Apache Flume
3 4 (3.17%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.38%) Docker
5 1 (0.79%) ACF2
5 1 (0.79%) RACF
5 1 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (9.52%) Ansible
2 11 (8.73%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (8.73%) Puppet
3 4 (3.17%) QRadar
3 4 (3.17%) Tivoli
3 4 (3.17%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 3 (2.38%) Kubernetes
4 3 (2.38%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 1 (0.79%) Automic
5 1 (0.79%) HP ALM
5 1 (0.79%) Terraform
5 1 (0.79%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 77 (61.11%) Oracle
2 40 (31.75%) IBM
3 33 (26.19%) Microsoft
4 18 (14.29%) VMware
5 15 (11.90%) Cloudera
5 15 (11.90%) HP
6 14 (11.11%) Sybase
7 12 (9.52%) Google
8 11 (8.73%) Red Hat
9 8 (6.35%) Apple
9 8 (6.35%) SolarWinds
9 8 (6.35%) Splunk
10 7 (5.56%) Tableau
11 6 (4.76%) SAP
11 6 (4.76%) Talend
12 5 (3.97%) Citrix
12 5 (3.97%) IDERA
12 5 (3.97%) Informatica
12 5 (3.97%) ServiceNow
13 4 (3.17%) Cognizant