The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for DB2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM DB2
North West / Manchester
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 203 166 162
Rank change year-on-year -37 -4  
Permanent jobs citing DB2 2 11 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.050% 0.32% 0.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.15% 1.06% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 4
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +47.05%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% -  

DB2 is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 1341 1042 1255
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 33.80% 30.10% 34.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1139 911 1079
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing DB2 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for DB2 in Manchester

DB2
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for DB2 in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Manchester region with a requirement for DB2.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (85.71%) E-Commerce
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) TDD
4 4 (57.14%) EJB
4 4 (57.14%) JSP
4 4 (57.14%) Dojo
4 4 (57.14%) JPA
5 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (42.86%) High Availability
5 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
5 3 (42.86%) Client/Server
5 3 (42.86%) C
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle
6 2 (28.57%) Java EE
6 2 (28.57%) JIRA
6 2 (28.57%) Ant
6 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (28.57%) HTTP
6 2 (28.57%) SSL
6 2 (28.57%) Python
6 2 (28.57%) DevOps
6 2 (28.57%) Redmine
6 2 (28.57%) FogBugz
6 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
6 2 (28.57%) Jython

DB2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
3 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (14.29%) Apache Solr
4 1 (14.29%) Commerce Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) HTTP
1 2 (28.57%) SSL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Ant
1 2 (28.57%) FogBugz
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
1 2 (28.57%) Redmine
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 1 (14.29%) NUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
2 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) WebSphere Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Java Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Java WebSphere Developer
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps Specialist
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce Specialist
3 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Dojo
1 4 (57.14%) EJB
1 4 (57.14%) JPA
1 4 (57.14%) JSP
2 2 (28.57%) Java EE
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Client/Server
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) CentOS
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) E-Commerce
3 5 (71.43%) TDD
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (42.86%) High Availability
5 2 (28.57%) DevOps
6 1 (14.29%) BDD
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL
6 1 (14.29%) Performance Engineering
6 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
6 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) C
4 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 2 (28.57%) Jython
4 2 (28.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) IBM