Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM DB2
England > North West
6 months to
24 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 280 282 248
Rank change year-on-year +2 -34 -35
Permanent jobs citing DB2 83 72 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.64% 0.61% 0.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.88% 1.84% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 52 44 65
North West median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +11.76% -19.05%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £54,750 £90,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £47,960 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -12.80% - +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 4420 3907 4628
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 34.13% 32.95% 35.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3739 3367 3951
North West median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £53,750
England median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.16% +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 24 September 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 24 September 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 +10 46 £45,000 -25.00%
Lancashire +5 19 £40,000 +3.23%
Manchester -43 18 £45,000 -37.93% 3
DB2
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 55 (66.27%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (55.42%) SDLC
3 44 (53.01%) SQL
4 43 (51.81%) Oracle
5 38 (45.78%) IBM
6 37 (44.58%) Waterfall
7 34 (40.96%) Finance
8 29 (34.94%) JavaScript
8 29 (34.94%) Web Services
9 28 (33.73%) Banking
10 27 (32.53%) ITIL
11 26 (31.33%) Java
12 25 (30.12%) SQL Server
13 23 (27.71%) TDD
14 21 (25.30%) BDD
15 20 (24.10%) iSeries
15 20 (24.10%) Hibernate
15 20 (24.10%) AS400
15 20 (24.10%) RPG
15 20 (24.10%) COBOL
15 20 (24.10%) J2EE
15 20 (24.10%) CICS
16 19 (22.89%) ERP
16 19 (22.89%) HTML
16 19 (22.89%) Mainframe
16 19 (22.89%) Unit Testing
16 19 (22.89%) Retail
17 16 (19.28%) Continuous Integration
17 16 (19.28%) Test Automation
18 15 (18.07%) EJB

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 20 (24.10%) CICS
2 9 (10.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (10.84%) WebSphere
3 8 (9.64%) Confluence
3 8 (9.64%) JBoss
3 8 (9.64%) WebLogic
4 5 (6.02%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.20%) IBM Domino
Business Applications
1 6 (7.23%) SAP GRC
2 3 (3.61%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.20%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.20%) IaaS
2 1 (1.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.23%) HTTP
2 5 (6.02%) Internet
3 2 (2.41%) ATM
4 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (30.12%) SQL Server
2 14 (16.87%) Relational Database
3 8 (9.64%) IMS/DB
3 8 (9.64%) MongoDB
4 7 (8.43%) MariaDB
5 5 (6.02%) Oracle Database
5 5 (6.02%) RDBMS
5 5 (6.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (6.02%) SQL Server 2016
5 5 (6.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (4.82%) Ingres
7 3 (3.61%) Cognos Report Studio
7 3 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.41%) Cognos Analysis Studio
8 2 (2.41%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 2 (2.41%) MySQL
8 2 (2.41%) Redis
9 1 (1.20%) DataStage
9 1 (1.20%) DecisionStream
9 1 (1.20%) Informix
Development Applications
1 15 (18.07%) Jenkins
2 14 (16.87%) Bitbucket
3 9 (10.84%) Lombardi
4 8 (9.64%) ClearCase
4 8 (9.64%) JIRA
4 8 (9.64%) Sonatype Nexus
4 8 (9.64%) Subversion
5 6 (7.23%) Git (software)
5 6 (7.23%) Gradle
5 6 (7.23%) Jasmine
6 5 (6.02%) Visual Studio
7 3 (3.61%) Selenium
8 2 (2.41%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.41%) JUnit
8 2 (2.41%) Mockito
8 2 (2.41%) TestNG
8 2 (2.41%) XPEDITER
9 1 (1.20%) JMeter
9 1 (1.20%) MSI
9 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 34 (40.96%) Finance
2 28 (33.73%) Banking
3 19 (22.89%) Retail
4 12 (14.46%) Retail Banking
5 4 (4.82%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.41%) Advertising
6 2 (2.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (19.28%) Developer
2 14 (16.87%) Programmer
3 12 (14.46%) Applications Support
4 11 (13.25%) Analyst
5 10 (12.05%) Java Developer
5 10 (12.05%) RPG Programmer
5 10 (12.05%) Senior Programmer
5 10 (12.05%) Senior RPG Programmer
6 9 (10.84%) Applications Support Analyst
6 9 (10.84%) Designer
6 9 (10.84%) Support Analyst
7 7 (8.43%) Integration Engineer
8 6 (7.23%) Architect
8 6 (7.23%) Automation Engineer
8 6 (7.23%) Database Engineer
8 6 (7.23%) SAP Architect
8 6 (7.23%) SAP Technical Architect
8 6 (7.23%) Technical Architect
9 5 (6.02%) Integration Developer
10 4 (4.82%) Systems Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (34.94%) Web Services
2 20 (24.10%) Hibernate
2 20 (24.10%) J2EE
3 19 (22.89%) HTML
4 15 (18.07%) EJB
4 15 (18.07%) jQuery
4 15 (18.07%) JSP
4 15 (18.07%) Servlets
5 12 (14.46%) REST
5 12 (14.46%) SOAP
5 12 (14.46%) WSDL
5 12 (14.46%) XML
6 11 (13.25%) AngularJS
6 11 (13.25%) JMS
6 11 (13.25%) Spring
7 9 (10.84%) CSS
7 9 (10.84%) Spring MVC
7 9 (10.84%) Struts
7 9 (10.84%) XSD
8 8 (9.64%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.10%) AS400
1 20 (24.10%) iSeries
2 19 (22.89%) Mainframe
3 10 (12.05%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (8.43%) PMI
5 6 (7.23%) User Experience
6 5 (6.02%) FMCG
6 5 (6.02%) IBM Mainframe
6 5 (6.02%) RIA
7 4 (4.82%) Management Information System
8 3 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (2.41%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (2.41%) Online Banking
10 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
10 1 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.66%) Unix
2 12 (14.46%) Windows
3 6 (7.23%) Linux
4 1 (1.20%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (66.27%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (55.42%) SDLC
3 37 (44.58%) Waterfall
4 27 (32.53%) ITIL
5 23 (27.71%) TDD
6 21 (25.30%) BDD
7 19 (22.89%) ERP
7 19 (22.89%) Unit Testing
8 16 (19.28%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (19.28%) Test Automation
9 14 (16.87%) MVC
9 14 (16.87%) Service Management
10 12 (14.46%) Risk Management
11 11 (13.25%) High Availability
12 10 (12.05%) SOA
13 9 (10.84%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (10.84%) Project Management
13 9 (10.84%) Scrum
13 9 (10.84%) Software Engineering
14 8 (9.64%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (53.01%) SQL
2 29 (34.94%) JavaScript
3 26 (31.33%) Java
4 20 (24.10%) COBOL
4 20 (24.10%) RPG
5 9 (10.84%) Assembly Language
6 8 (9.64%) C#
7 5 (6.02%) PowerShell
8 4 (4.82%) JCL
8 4 (4.82%) Python
8 4 (4.82%) REXX
9 3 (3.61%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.61%) C++
9 3 (3.61%) PHP
9 3 (3.61%) VC++
10 2 (2.41%) Perl
10 2 (2.41%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.41%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (8.43%) PMI Certification
2 6 (7.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) QA
2 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.82%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 43 (51.81%) Oracle
2 38 (45.78%) IBM
3 9 (10.84%) Chordiant
3 9 (10.84%) Sybase
3 9 (10.84%) Teradata
4 6 (7.23%) Microsoft
4 6 (7.23%) SAP
5 3 (3.61%) Cognos
6 2 (2.41%) CA
6 2 (2.41%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.20%) HP