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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM DB2
England / North West
Rank 220 210 199
Rank change year-on-year -10 -11  
Permanent jobs citing DB2 28 25 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.46% 0.44% 0.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.35% 1.39% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 33
Median salary £40,000 £46,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.51% -7.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,150 £35,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £63,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 2078 1805 2246
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 34.28% 31.73% 34.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1767 1560 1911
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.43% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 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 3 months to 26 March 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancashire +12 17 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Cheshire +5 6 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Manchester -20 5 £52,500 -19.23%
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 50 (79.37%) SQL
2 45 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (63.49%) IBM
4 37 (58.73%) SDLC
5 36 (57.14%) Waterfall
6 34 (53.97%) iSeries
6 34 (53.97%) ERP
6 34 (53.97%) RPG
7 33 (52.38%) ITIL
8 27 (42.86%) Unit Testing
9 26 (41.27%) AS400
10 20 (31.75%) Finance
11 18 (28.57%) Banking
11 18 (28.57%) Java
12 16 (25.40%) Oracle
13 14 (22.22%) XML
14 13 (20.63%) Risk Management
14 13 (20.63%) WebSphere
15 12 (19.05%) Degree
15 12 (19.05%) EJB
15 12 (19.05%) JSP
16 11 (17.46%) Financial Institution
16 11 (17.46%) TDD
16 11 (17.46%) Software Engineering
16 11 (17.46%) Corporate Banking
17 10 (15.87%) Mainframe
17 10 (15.87%) Linux
18 9 (14.29%) JavaScript
18 9 (14.29%) COBOL
18 9 (14.29%) Web Services

DB2
Top Related 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 13 (20.63%) WebSphere
2 9 (14.29%) CICS
3 7 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (7.94%) JBoss
4 5 (7.94%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.76%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.17%) Apache Solr
6 2 (3.17%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.59%) Commerce Server
7 1 (1.59%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Office
2 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.17%) IaaS
2 1 (1.59%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.11%) HTTP
2 3 (4.76%) Internet
3 2 (3.17%) FTP
3 2 (3.17%) SSL
3 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.59%) AMQP
4 1 (1.59%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.35%) IMS/DB
2 4 (6.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.59%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.59%) DataStage
3 1 (1.59%) Easytrieve
3 1 (1.59%) MariaDB
3 1 (1.59%) MS Access
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (7.94%) ClearCase
2 4 (6.35%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.35%) Subversion
3 3 (4.76%) Bitbucket
3 3 (4.76%) Gradle
3 3 (4.76%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.76%) JIRA
4 2 (3.17%) Ant
4 2 (3.17%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.17%) FogBugz
4 2 (3.17%) Jasmine
4 2 (3.17%) LoadRunner
4 2 (3.17%) NUnit
4 2 (3.17%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (3.17%) Redmine
4 2 (3.17%) SpecFlow
4 2 (3.17%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.59%) Mockito
5 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.59%) The Grinder
General
1 20 (31.75%) Finance
2 18 (28.57%) Banking
3 11 (17.46%) Corporate Banking
3 11 (17.46%) Financial Institution
4 3 (4.76%) Retail
5 1 (1.59%) Automotive
5 1 (1.59%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (42.86%) Analyst
2 25 (39.68%) Applications Support
3 24 (38.10%) Support Analyst
4 22 (34.92%) Applications Support Analyst
5 10 (15.87%) Programmer
5 10 (15.87%) RPG Programmer
5 10 (15.87%) Senior Programmer
5 10 (15.87%) Senior RPG Programmer
6 9 (14.29%) Developer
7 6 (9.52%) Software Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) WebSphere Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Java WebSphere Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Product Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Applications Support Specialist
9 2 (3.17%) Designer
9 2 (3.17%) Support Specialist
9 2 (3.17%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Test Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.22%) XML
2 12 (19.05%) EJB
2 12 (19.05%) JSP
3 9 (14.29%) Web Services
4 8 (12.70%) Hibernate
4 8 (12.70%) J2EE
4 8 (12.70%) Servlets
5 6 (9.52%) HTML
5 6 (9.52%) XSD
6 5 (7.94%) CSS
6 5 (7.94%) JMS
6 5 (7.94%) REST
6 5 (7.94%) SOAP
6 5 (7.94%) Struts
6 5 (7.94%) WSDL
7 4 (6.35%) CSS3
7 4 (6.35%) HTML5
7 4 (6.35%) JPA
7 4 (6.35%) jQuery
7 4 (6.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 34 (53.97%) iSeries
2 26 (41.27%) AS400
3 10 (15.87%) Mainframe
4 9 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.76%) Client/Server
6 3 (4.76%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.76%) IBM Mainframe
6 3 (4.76%) User Experience
6 3 (4.76%) VSAM
7 2 (3.17%) PMI
7 2 (3.17%) RIA
8 1 (1.59%) Clustering
8 1 (1.59%) iPad
8 1 (1.59%) iPhone
8 1 (1.59%) Online Banking
8 1 (1.59%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.87%) Linux
2 6 (9.52%) Unix
3 5 (7.94%) Windows
4 2 (3.17%) CentOS
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (58.73%) SDLC
3 36 (57.14%) Waterfall
4 34 (53.97%) ERP
5 33 (52.38%) ITIL
6 27 (42.86%) Unit Testing
7 13 (20.63%) Risk Management
8 11 (17.46%) Software Engineering
8 11 (17.46%) TDD
9 8 (12.70%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (12.70%) E-Commerce
9 8 (12.70%) Service Management
10 7 (11.11%) Logistics
11 6 (9.52%) BDD
11 6 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (6.35%) Automated Testing
12 4 (6.35%) Creative Problem-Solving
12 4 (6.35%) Investment Management
12 4 (6.35%) Project Management
12 4 (6.35%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 50 (79.37%) SQL
2 34 (53.97%) RPG
3 18 (28.57%) Java
4 9 (14.29%) COBOL
4 9 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.76%) Bash Shell
5 3 (4.76%) C
5 3 (4.76%) JCL
5 3 (4.76%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.76%) Python
6 2 (3.17%) C#
6 2 (3.17%) Jython
7 1 (1.59%) Assembly Language
7 1 (1.59%) Perl
7 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (19.05%) Degree
2 4 (6.35%) Sun Certification
3 2 (3.17%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) SLA
2 2 (3.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Galera Cluster
1 1 (1.59%) Ganglia
1 1 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.59%) Netcool
1 1 (1.59%) SCOM
1 1 (1.59%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 40 (63.49%) IBM
2 16 (25.40%) Oracle
3 5 (7.94%) Teradata
4 4 (6.35%) Chordiant
4 4 (6.35%) Sun
5 2 (3.17%) Cognizant
5 2 (3.17%) HP
6 1 (1.59%) CA
6 1 (1.59%) Informatica
6 1 (1.59%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.59%) Splunk
6 1 (1.59%) Sybase
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