Period
to 21 June 2018

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 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM DB2
England > North West
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 308 299 288
Rank change year-on-year -9 -11 -49
Permanent jobs citing DB2 60 71 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.49% 0.55% 0.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.43% 1.59% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 38 52 38
North West median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -23.81% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,525 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £53,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +3.77%

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 4,188 4,457 3,583
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 34.02% 34.73% 31.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3,572 3,799 3,106
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 June 2018.

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 June 2018. 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 33 £41,500 -5.14% 4
Manchester +24 14 £70,000 +40.00% 4
Merseyside - 8 £55,000 -
Lancashire -39 4 £33,500 -16.25%
DB2
England

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for DB2.

1 32 (53.33%) Oracle
2 27 (45.00%) IBM
3 25 (41.67%) SQL
4 23 (38.33%) Finance
5 22 (36.67%) CICS
6 20 (33.33%) COBOL
6 20 (33.33%) Mainframe
7 19 (31.67%) Linux
8 16 (26.67%) SQL Server
8 16 (26.67%) Data Management
9 15 (25.00%) Java
9 15 (25.00%) Unix
10 14 (23.33%) Software Engineering
10 14 (23.33%) Relational Database
11 13 (21.67%) Banking
11 13 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (20.00%) Risk Management
12 12 (20.00%) Retail
13 11 (18.33%) Wealth Management
13 11 (18.33%) Investment Banking
13 11 (18.33%) Law
13 11 (18.33%) Migration
13 11 (18.33%) JCL
13 11 (18.33%) Windows
13 11 (18.33%) ITIL
13 11 (18.33%) Tivoli
13 11 (18.33%) Tomcat
14 10 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (16.67%) RDBMS
14 10 (16.67%) Teradata

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 22 (36.67%) CICS
2 11 (18.33%) Tomcat
3 9 (15.00%) WebSphere
4 6 (10.00%) SAS
5 1 (1.67%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.67%) IIS
5 1 (1.67%) JBoss
5 1 (1.67%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.00%) IaaS
1 6 (10.00%) PaaS
1 6 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) HTTP
1 1 (1.67%) Internet
1 1 (1.67%) SSL
1 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 14 (23.33%) Relational Database
3 10 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 8 (13.33%) IMS/DB
4 8 (13.33%) Oracle Database
5 6 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 6 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (6.67%) Easytrieve
7 2 (3.33%) Hadoop
7 2 (3.33%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.67%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.67%) Cognos Analysis Studio
8 1 (1.67%) Cognos Query Studio
8 1 (1.67%) Cognos Report Studio
8 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Bitbucket
1 1 (1.67%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.67%) Gradle
1 1 (1.67%) Jasmine
1 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.67%) LoadRunner
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (1.67%) Selenium
1 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (38.33%) Finance
2 13 (21.67%) Banking
3 12 (20.00%) Retail
4 11 (18.33%) Investment Banking
4 11 (18.33%) Law
5 5 (8.33%) Advertising
6 1 (1.67%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (31.67%) Developer
2 9 (15.00%) Architect
3 8 (13.33%) ETL Developer
3 8 (13.33%) Oracle Developer
3 8 (13.33%) Oracle ETL Developer
3 8 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) SQL Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Technical Architect
5 6 (10.00%) Applications Support
5 6 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
5 6 (10.00%) WebSphere Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) COBOL Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Informatica Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Informatica ETL Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Applications Specialist
7 3 (5.00%) Applications Support Specialist
7 3 (5.00%) DBA
7 3 (5.00%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (5.00%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.33%) CSS
1 8 (13.33%) HTML
2 7 (11.67%) JPA
3 6 (10.00%) EJB
3 6 (10.00%) JSP
4 5 (8.33%) Dojo
4 5 (8.33%) J2EE
5 4 (6.67%) Middleware
6 3 (5.00%) Hibernate
6 3 (5.00%) Spring
6 3 (5.00%) Web Services
7 2 (3.33%) HTML5
7 2 (3.33%) Regular Expression
7 2 (3.33%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (1.67%) .NET
8 1 (1.67%) Backbone.js
8 1 (1.67%) CSS3
8 1 (1.67%) LDAP
8 1 (1.67%) Servlets
8 1 (1.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 10 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
3 7 (11.67%) VSAM
4 6 (10.00%) DataPower
5 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (8.33%) Client/Server
5 5 (8.33%) Computer Science
6 4 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.67%) PMI
8 1 (1.67%) RIA
8 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (31.67%) Linux
2 15 (25.00%) Unix
3 11 (18.33%) Windows
4 9 (15.00%) AIX
4 9 (15.00%) Solaris
5 6 (10.00%) HPUX
5 6 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.33%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.67%) MVS
7 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.67%) Data Management
2 14 (23.33%) Software Engineering
3 13 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 11 (18.33%) ITIL
5 11 (18.33%) Migration
5 11 (18.33%) Wealth Management
6 9 (15.00%) CRM
6 9 (15.00%) Data Extraction
6 9 (15.00%) ETL
7 8 (13.33%) Enterprise Data Management
8 7 (11.67%) SDLC
9 6 (10.00%) DevOps
9 6 (10.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
9 6 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (10.00%) TDD
10 5 (8.33%) Information Security
10 5 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (6.67%) Problem Management
11 4 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (41.67%) SQL
2 20 (33.33%) COBOL
3 15 (25.00%) Java
4 11 (18.33%) JCL
5 7 (11.67%) PL/SQL
6 6 (10.00%) Perl
7 5 (8.33%) JavaScript
8 4 (6.67%) REXX
9 2 (3.33%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.67%) C
10 1 (1.67%) PL/1
10 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.67%) Python
10 1 (1.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (13.33%) Degree
2 4 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.67%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.67%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (11.67%) Time Sharing Option
2 3 (5.00%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (1.67%) RACF
Systems Management
1 11 (18.33%) Tivoli
2 7 (11.67%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 3 (5.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 2 (3.33%) CA Endevor
4 2 (3.33%) Netcool
4 2 (3.33%) SCOM
5 1 (1.67%) Ganglia
5 1 (1.67%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (53.33%) Oracle
2 27 (45.00%) IBM
3 10 (16.67%) Teradata
4 7 (11.67%) CA
5 6 (10.00%) Hitachi
5 6 (10.00%) Hortonworks
5 6 (10.00%) Informatica
6 2 (3.33%) Capita
6 2 (3.33%) Google
6 2 (3.33%) Syncsort
7 1 (1.67%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.67%) Cognos
7 1 (1.67%) HP
7 1 (1.67%) Splunk
7 1 (1.67%) Sybase
7 1 (1.67%) Talend