Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM DB2
England > North West
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 273 293 306
Rank change year-on-year +20 +13 -82
Permanent jobs citing DB2 96 68 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.75% 0.56% 0.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.28% 1.59% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 58 44 29
North West median annual salary £48,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.25% -5.88% -15.00%
10th Percentile £34,625 £36,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £80,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% - +6.28%

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 4,214 4,271 3,948
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 32.95% 34.92% 32.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3,543 3,687 3,439
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £56,250
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 19 February 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 19 February 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 -1 64 £50,000 +30.72% 7
Manchester +9 25 £47,000 -27.69% 2
Lancashire -18 4 £29,250 -26.88%
Merseyside +20 2 £55,000 +10.00%
DB2
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 56 (58.33%) Finance
2 51 (53.13%) Oracle
3 44 (45.83%) Java
4 39 (40.63%) CICS
5 38 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (39.58%) Banking
6 35 (36.46%) Mainframe
6 35 (36.46%) COBOL
6 35 (36.46%) IBM
7 32 (33.33%) SQL
8 31 (32.29%) SDLC
9 27 (28.13%) Risk Management
10 26 (27.08%) Linux
11 25 (26.04%) J2EE
11 25 (26.04%) SQL Server
12 24 (25.00%) JavaScript
12 24 (25.00%) Web Services
12 24 (25.00%) Unix
13 23 (23.96%) Waterfall
13 23 (23.96%) Relational Database
14 22 (22.92%) Hibernate
15 21 (21.88%) Investment Banking
15 21 (21.88%) Software Engineering
15 21 (21.88%) Wealth Management
15 21 (21.88%) Windows
15 21 (21.88%) ITIL
15 21 (21.88%) Law
16 20 (20.83%) TDD
17 19 (19.79%) HTML
18 18 (18.75%) 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 39 (40.63%) CICS
2 13 (13.54%) WebSphere
3 8 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 6 (6.25%) JBoss
4 6 (6.25%) SAS
5 4 (4.17%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.04%) Confluence
7 1 (1.04%) IIS
7 1 (1.04%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.25%) IaaS
1 6 (6.25%) PaaS
1 6 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.50%) HTTP
1 12 (12.50%) Internet
2 2 (2.08%) SSL
2 2 (2.08%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.04%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (26.04%) SQL Server
2 23 (23.96%) Relational Database
3 18 (18.75%) IMS/DB
4 11 (11.46%) Oracle Database
5 7 (7.29%) MongoDB
5 7 (7.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (7.29%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (5.21%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (5.21%) RDBMS
8 4 (4.17%) Easytrieve
8 4 (4.17%) MariaDB
8 4 (4.17%) MySQL
9 3 (3.13%) Ingres
9 3 (3.13%) Redis
10 2 (2.08%) DataStage
10 2 (2.08%) DecisionStream
Development Applications
1 14 (14.58%) Jenkins
2 13 (13.54%) Bitbucket
3 12 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 12 (12.50%) Gradle
3 12 (12.50%) Jasmine
4 4 (4.17%) ClearCase
4 4 (4.17%) Subversion
5 3 (3.13%) Cucumber
5 3 (3.13%) JUnit
5 3 (3.13%) Mockito
5 3 (3.13%) Selenium
5 3 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.13%) TestNG
6 1 (1.04%) JIRA
6 1 (1.04%) Lombardi
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.04%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.04%) TeamCity
General
1 56 (58.33%) Finance
2 38 (39.58%) Banking
3 21 (21.88%) Investment Banking
3 21 (21.88%) Law
4 12 (12.50%) Advertising
5 4 (4.17%) Retail
6 2 (2.08%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (28.13%) Developer
2 18 (18.75%) Java Developer
3 13 (13.54%) Software Engineer
4 11 (11.46%) Architect
5 10 (10.42%) Technical Architect
6 9 (9.38%) Analyst
6 9 (9.38%) Applications Support
7 6 (6.25%) Cloud Architect
8 5 (5.21%) Designer
8 5 (5.21%) Java Software Developer
8 5 (5.21%) Software Designer
9 4 (4.17%) Applications Specialist
9 4 (4.17%) Applications Support Specialist
9 4 (4.17%) COBOL Developer
9 4 (4.17%) Database Engineer
9 4 (4.17%) DB2 Systems Programmer
9 4 (4.17%) Programmer
9 4 (4.17%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.17%) Support Specialist
9 4 (4.17%) Systems Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (26.04%) J2EE
2 24 (25.00%) Web Services
3 22 (22.92%) Hibernate
4 19 (19.79%) HTML
5 18 (18.75%) EJB
5 18 (18.75%) JSP
5 18 (18.75%) Spring
6 16 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 16 (16.67%) CSS
6 16 (16.67%) REST
6 16 (16.67%) Servlets
7 13 (13.54%) jQuery
7 13 (13.54%) Spring MVC
8 12 (12.50%) Backbone.js
8 12 (12.50%) CSS3
8 12 (12.50%) Ext JS
8 12 (12.50%) HTML5
8 12 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
8 12 (12.50%) SOAP
8 12 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 35 (36.46%) Mainframe
2 14 (14.58%) IBM Mainframe
3 12 (12.50%) RIA
3 12 (12.50%) User Experience
4 7 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (6.25%) DataPower
6 5 (5.21%) Management Information System
6 5 (5.21%) VSAM
7 3 (3.13%) PMI
8 2 (2.08%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.04%) AS400
9 1 (1.04%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 26 (27.08%) Linux
2 24 (25.00%) Unix
3 21 (21.88%) Windows
4 8 (8.33%) AIX
4 8 (8.33%) Solaris
5 7 (7.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (6.25%) HPUX
7 2 (2.08%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (2.08%) zOS
8 1 (1.04%) MVS
8 1 (1.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (32.29%) SDLC
3 27 (28.13%) Risk Management
4 23 (23.96%) Waterfall
5 21 (21.88%) ITIL
5 21 (21.88%) Software Engineering
5 21 (21.88%) Wealth Management
6 20 (20.83%) TDD
7 18 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (17.71%) Service Management
8 17 (17.71%) Test Automation
9 15 (15.63%) BDD
10 14 (14.58%) MVC
10 14 (14.58%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (12.50%) Investment Management
11 12 (12.50%) MVVM
12 11 (11.46%) Incident Management
12 11 (11.46%) Migration
13 10 (10.42%) Problem Management
14 9 (9.38%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 44 (45.83%) Java
2 35 (36.46%) COBOL
3 32 (33.33%) SQL
4 24 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 11 (11.46%) JCL
5 11 (11.46%) Perl
6 6 (6.25%) Assembly Language
6 6 (6.25%) PHP
7 5 (5.21%) PowerShell
8 4 (4.17%) REXX
9 3 (3.13%) Python
10 2 (2.08%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.08%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.04%) C
11 1 (1.04%) C#
11 1 (1.04%) C++
11 1 (1.04%) PL/1
11 1 (1.04%) Scala
11 1 (1.04%) VBScript
11 1 (1.04%) VC++
Qualifications
1 8 (8.33%) Degree
2 4 (4.17%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.08%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.04%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.04%) PMP
4 1 (1.04%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.04%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.17%) SLA
2 3 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 9 (9.38%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (2.08%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (1.04%) RACF
Systems Management
1 11 (11.46%) Tivoli
2 9 (9.38%) Netcool
2 9 (9.38%) SCOM
3 7 (7.29%) Ganglia
3 7 (7.29%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 2 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.08%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 1 (1.04%) CA Endevor
5 1 (1.04%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (1.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 51 (53.13%) Oracle
2 35 (36.46%) IBM
3 9 (9.38%) CA
4 8 (8.33%) Splunk
5 6 (6.25%) Hitachi
5 6 (6.25%) Hortonworks
5 6 (6.25%) Sybase
5 6 (6.25%) Teradata
6 5 (5.21%) Microsoft
7 4 (4.17%) Chordiant
8 3 (3.13%) Capita
9 2 (2.08%) Cognos
9 2 (2.08%) Google
9 2 (2.08%) HP
9 2 (2.08%) Informatica
9 2 (2.08%) Sun
10 1 (1.04%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.04%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.04%) Syncsort