Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM DB2
England > North West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 274 288 274
Rank change year-on-year +14 -14 -62
Permanent jobs citing DB2 90 79 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.68% 0.64% 0.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.08% 1.85% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 54 50 51
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -19.05%
10th Percentile £35,375 £36,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £55,700 £81,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £49,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -10.91% - +10.00%

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 the North West with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 4319 4278 4453
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 32.40% 34.39% 34.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3666 3706 3828
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing DB2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for DB2 in the North West

DB2
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for DB2 in the North West

DB2
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DB2 in the North West over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DB2 in the North West

DB2
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Cheshire +24 59 £46,250 -22.92% 7
Manchester -36 26 £45,000 -30.77% 4
Lancashire -18 5 £40,000 -
DB2
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 North West region with a requirement for DB2.

1 57 (63.33%) Oracle
2 51 (56.67%) Finance
2 51 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (48.89%) Java
4 41 (45.56%) SQL
4 41 (45.56%) Banking
5 38 (42.22%) SDLC
6 37 (41.11%) JavaScript
6 37 (41.11%) Web Services
7 35 (38.89%) SQL Server
8 32 (35.56%) TDD
9 31 (34.44%) Waterfall
9 31 (34.44%) J2EE
10 29 (32.22%) Hibernate
10 29 (32.22%) BDD
11 28 (31.11%) CICS
11 28 (31.11%) COBOL
12 27 (30.00%) IBM
13 26 (28.89%) HTML
13 26 (28.89%) Mainframe
14 25 (27.78%) Test Automation
15 24 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
15 24 (26.67%) Relational Database
16 23 (25.56%) EJB
16 23 (25.56%) JSP
16 23 (25.56%) Servlets
17 22 (24.44%) ITIL
17 22 (24.44%) MVC
17 22 (24.44%) Jenkins
18 21 (23.33%) Unix

DB2
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 28 (31.11%) CICS
2 14 (15.56%) WebSphere
3 11 (12.22%) JBoss
4 10 (11.11%) WebLogic
5 7 (7.78%) Confluence
5 7 (7.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.11%) IBM Domino
7 1 (1.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 6 (6.67%) SAP GRC
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.11%) IaaS
2 1 (1.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.44%) HTTP
1 13 (14.44%) Internet
2 1 (1.11%) ATM
2 1 (1.11%) SSL
2 1 (1.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 24 (26.67%) Relational Database
3 12 (13.33%) IMS/DB
4 10 (11.11%) MongoDB
5 8 (8.89%) MariaDB
6 5 (5.56%) Oracle Database
6 5 (5.56%) RDBMS
6 5 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (5.56%) SQL Server 2016
6 5 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (4.44%) Ingres
8 3 (3.33%) Cognos Report Studio
8 3 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (3.33%) MySQL
8 3 (3.33%) Redis
9 2 (2.22%) DataStage
9 2 (2.22%) DecisionStream
9 2 (2.22%) IBM InfoSphere
10 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.11%) Informix
Development Applications
1 22 (24.44%) Jenkins
2 20 (22.22%) Bitbucket
3 13 (14.44%) Git (software)
3 13 (14.44%) Gradle
3 13 (14.44%) Jasmine
4 10 (11.11%) ClearCase
4 10 (11.11%) Subversion
5 7 (7.78%) JIRA
5 7 (7.78%) Lombardi
5 7 (7.78%) Sonatype Nexus
6 5 (5.56%) Visual Studio
7 4 (4.44%) Selenium
8 3 (3.33%) Cucumber
8 3 (3.33%) JUnit
8 3 (3.33%) Mockito
8 3 (3.33%) TestNG
9 2 (2.22%) TeamCity
9 2 (2.22%) XPEDITER
10 1 (1.11%) MSI
10 1 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 51 (56.67%) Finance
2 41 (45.56%) Banking
3 12 (13.33%) Retail Banking
4 10 (11.11%) Advertising
5 9 (10.00%) Investment Banking
5 9 (10.00%) Law
6 7 (7.78%) Retail
7 1 (1.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (27.78%) Developer
2 19 (21.11%) Java Developer
3 9 (10.00%) Applications Support
3 9 (10.00%) Designer
3 9 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
4 8 (8.89%) Analyst
5 7 (7.78%) Automation Engineer
5 7 (7.78%) Database Engineer
5 7 (7.78%) Programmer
6 6 (6.67%) Architect
6 6 (6.67%) SAP Architect
6 6 (6.67%) SAP Technical Architect
6 6 (6.67%) Technical Architect
7 5 (5.56%) Integration Developer
7 5 (5.56%) Java Software Developer
7 5 (5.56%) Systems Programmer
8 4 (4.44%) DB2 Support
8 4 (4.44%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.44%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.44%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (41.11%) Web Services
2 31 (34.44%) J2EE
3 29 (32.22%) Hibernate
4 26 (28.89%) HTML
5 23 (25.56%) EJB
5 23 (25.56%) JSP
5 23 (25.56%) Servlets
6 20 (22.22%) jQuery
7 19 (21.11%) AngularJS
7 19 (21.11%) SOAP
7 19 (21.11%) Spring
8 18 (20.00%) REST
9 16 (17.78%) CSS
9 16 (17.78%) Spring MVC
10 13 (14.44%) Backbone.js
10 13 (14.44%) CSS3
10 13 (14.44%) Ext JS
10 13 (14.44%) HTML5
10 13 (14.44%) KnockoutJS
10 13 (14.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (28.89%) Mainframe
2 13 (14.44%) RIA
2 13 (14.44%) User Experience
3 8 (8.89%) PMI
4 7 (7.78%) IBM Mainframe
5 6 (6.67%) AS400
6 5 (5.56%) FMCG
6 5 (5.56%) iSeries
7 4 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (3.33%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.11%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (1.11%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 21 (23.33%) Unix
2 19 (21.11%) Windows
3 13 (14.44%) Linux
4 1 (1.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (42.22%) SDLC
3 32 (35.56%) TDD
4 31 (34.44%) Waterfall
5 29 (32.22%) BDD
6 25 (27.78%) Test Automation
7 24 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (24.44%) ITIL
8 22 (24.44%) MVC
9 19 (21.11%) Service Management
10 18 (20.00%) Risk Management
11 13 (14.44%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (13.33%) Investment Management
12 12 (13.33%) MVVM
13 11 (12.22%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (12.22%) High Availability
14 10 (11.11%) Project Management
15 9 (10.00%) PRINCE2
15 9 (10.00%) Scrum
15 9 (10.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (48.89%) Java
2 41 (45.56%) SQL
3 37 (41.11%) JavaScript
4 28 (31.11%) COBOL
5 12 (13.33%) Assembly Language
6 9 (10.00%) C#
7 8 (8.89%) Perl
7 8 (8.89%) PHP
8 6 (6.67%) PowerShell
9 5 (5.56%) JCL
9 5 (5.56%) Python
9 5 (5.56%) REXX
9 5 (5.56%) RPG
10 3 (3.33%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.33%) C++
10 3 (3.33%) VC++
11 2 (2.22%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.22%) Scala
12 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (10.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (3.33%) Degree
3 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.11%) PMP
3 1 (1.11%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.33%) QA
1 3 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.56%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 5 (5.56%) Netcool
1 5 (5.56%) SCOM
2 4 (4.44%) Ganglia
3 2 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 57 (63.33%) Oracle
2 27 (30.00%) IBM
3 10 (11.11%) Chordiant
3 10 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 10 (11.11%) Sybase
4 9 (10.00%) Teradata
5 6 (6.67%) SAP
6 5 (5.56%) Splunk
7 3 (3.33%) CA
7 3 (3.33%) Cognos
8 2 (2.22%) HP
8 2 (2.22%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.11%) Capita
9 1 (1.11%) Sun