Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM DB2
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 168 202
Rank change year-on-year +22 +34 -41
Permanent jobs citing DB2 13 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.51% 0.39% 0.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.07% 1.68% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 2
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -50.00% +50.00%
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% -23.33% +54.64%

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 Reading with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 627 715 1,240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 24.72% 23.36% 28.18%
Number of salaries quoted 549 599 1,093
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% -0.54% -2.63%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,750 £67,500 £65,000
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -3.06% +3.16% +5.56%

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing DB2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for DB2 in Reading

DB2
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for DB2 in Reading

DB2
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DB2 in Reading over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for DB2 in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Reading region with a requirement for DB2.

1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) TDD
2 9 (69.23%) BDD
2 9 (69.23%) Cognos Impromptu
2 9 (69.23%) SDLC
3 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
3 3 (23.08%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) IBM
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) HP
4 2 (15.38%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) Spring
4 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle
5 1 (7.69%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (7.69%) Secure Coding
5 1 (7.69%) Multithreaded Programming
5 1 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (7.69%) Coaching
5 1 (7.69%) Apache Spark
5 1 (7.69%) Bourne shell
5 1 (7.69%) Veeam
5 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
5 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (7.69%) Maven
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Korn

DB2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (7.69%) Apache Pig
1 1 (7.69%) Apache Spark
1 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 9 (69.23%) Cognos Impromptu
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Hive
3 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.69%) HBase
3 1 (7.69%) Impala
3 1 (7.69%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
1 1 (7.69%) Maven
1 1 (7.69%) Selenium
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Test Leader
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
3 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Spring
2 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) AIX
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (69.23%) BDD
1 9 (69.23%) SDLC
1 9 (69.23%) TDD
2 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
3 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Coaching
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
4 1 (7.69%) High Availability
4 1 (7.69%) Multithreaded Programming
4 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
4 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Secure Coding
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Time Management
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) Bourne shell
4 1 (7.69%) C
4 1 (7.69%) COBOL
4 1 (7.69%) Korn
4 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.69%) Time Sharing Option
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
1 1 (7.69%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) IBM
2 2 (15.38%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) arcserve
3 1 (7.69%) EMC
3 1 (7.69%) NetApp
3 1 (7.69%) Veeam
3 1 (7.69%) Veritas
3 1 (7.69%) VMware