Period
to 21 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM DB2
England > South East
6 months to
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 388 478 419
Rank change year-on-year +90 -59 -33
Permanent jobs citing DB2 137 71 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.52% 0.23% 0.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.94% 0.80% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 86 60 89
South East median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £45,000 £37,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £67,000 £88,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +13.40% -11.82%

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 South East with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 7,049 8,862 9,062
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 26.56% 29.09% 30.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5,944 7,481 7,837
South East median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £30,250 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing DB2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for DB2 in the South East

DB2
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for DB2 in the South East

DB2
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DB2 in the South East over the 6 months to 21 July 2019.

Salary histogram for DB2 in the South East

DB2
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 July 2019. 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
Thames Valley +90 54 £57,500 -6.50% 6
Berkshire +64 52 £57,500 -19.58% 3
Hampshire +34 43 £50,000 -6.98% 2
East Sussex +25 20 £62,500 -7.41% 4
Surrey +39 12 £43,000 -53.51%
West Sussex -10 7 £47,500 +14.46% 1
Buckinghamshire +11 2 £37,500 -31.82% 3
Sussex - 1 - -
DB2
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2019, 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 South East region with a requirement for DB2.

1 67 (48.91%) Finance
2 64 (46.72%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (45.99%) IBM
4 61 (44.53%) SQL Server
5 58 (42.34%) Linux
6 54 (39.42%) Oracle
7 52 (37.96%) SQL
7 52 (37.96%) Analytical Skills
8 50 (36.50%) Java
9 49 (35.77%) Self-Motivation
10 45 (32.85%) Microsoft
11 44 (32.12%) Degree
11 44 (32.12%) Problem-Solving
11 44 (32.12%) Public Cloud
12 43 (31.39%) Mainframe
13 42 (30.66%) ITIL
13 42 (30.66%) Amazon AWS
14 40 (29.20%) Manufacturing
15 38 (27.74%) Service Delivery
15 38 (27.74%) VMware
16 36 (26.28%) SAP
16 36 (26.28%) IBM BigFix
17 34 (24.82%) Project Management
17 34 (24.82%) TOGAF
18 33 (24.09%) VMware Infrastructure
18 33 (24.09%) Citrix
18 33 (24.09%) CICS
18 33 (24.09%) LAN
18 33 (24.09%) WAN
19 32 (23.36%) Aruba

DB2
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 33 (24.09%) CICS
2 12 (8.76%) WebSphere
3 9 (6.57%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (5.84%) Confluence
5 5 (3.65%) IIS
6 3 (2.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.46%) Apache
7 2 (1.46%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (1.46%) IBM Domino
7 2 (1.46%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.73%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.73%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.73%) SAS
8 1 (0.73%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (6.57%) Spreadsheet
2 7 (5.11%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.73%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Odoo
1 1 (0.73%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
Cloud Services
1 42 (30.66%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (11.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (5.84%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 8 (5.84%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 5 (3.65%) SaaS
5 4 (2.92%) Office 365
5 4 (2.92%) PaaS
6 2 (1.46%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.73%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.73%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.73%) IaaS
7 1 (0.73%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 33 (24.09%) LAN
1 33 (24.09%) WAN
2 30 (21.90%) Wi-Fi
3 29 (21.17%) PABX
3 29 (21.17%) VoIP
4 8 (5.84%) DHCP
4 8 (5.84%) DNS
5 6 (4.38%) Firewall
6 1 (0.73%) SAN
6 1 (0.73%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.73%) VLAN
6 1 (0.73%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (44.53%) SQL Server
2 16 (11.68%) Relational Database
3 12 (8.76%) MySQL
3 12 (8.76%) Oracle Database
4 9 (6.57%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (6.57%) Qlik Sense
4 9 (6.57%) QlikView
5 8 (5.84%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.92%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (2.19%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.19%) DB2 UDB
7 3 (2.19%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.46%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.46%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.46%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.73%) DataStage
9 1 (0.73%) DecisionStream
9 1 (0.73%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 31 (22.63%) MSI
2 22 (16.06%) Git (software)
2 22 (16.06%) Jenkins
2 22 (16.06%) JIRA
3 10 (7.30%) Cucumber
3 10 (7.30%) Selenium
3 10 (7.30%) WebDriver
4 9 (6.57%) TeamCity
5 8 (5.84%) Oracle APEX
6 7 (5.11%) Octopus Deploy
7 6 (4.38%) Eclipse
8 4 (2.92%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (1.46%) AnthillPro
9 2 (1.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.46%) Hudson
9 2 (1.46%) InstallShield
9 2 (1.46%) JUnit
9 2 (1.46%) SonarQube
9 2 (1.46%) Toad
10 1 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 67 (48.91%) Finance
2 40 (29.20%) Manufacturing
3 26 (18.98%) Retail
4 10 (7.30%) Marketing
5 1 (0.73%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 40 (29.20%) Developer
2 38 (27.74%) Architect
3 29 (21.17%) Technical Architect
4 21 (15.33%) COBOL Developer
5 14 (10.22%) IT Architect
6 11 (8.03%) Senior Developer
7 9 (6.57%) DBA
7 9 (6.57%) QlikView Developer
7 9 (6.57%) Senior QlikView Developer
8 8 (5.84%) Administrator
8 8 (5.84%) Analyst
8 8 (5.84%) COBOL Analyst
8 8 (5.84%) Technical Leader
8 8 (5.84%) Test Engineer
9 7 (5.11%) Java Technologist
9 7 (5.11%) Oracle DBA
9 7 (5.11%) Problem Management Specialist
9 7 (5.11%) Technologist
10 6 (4.38%) Cloud Architect
10 6 (4.38%) DB2 Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (18.25%) Web Services
2 19 (13.87%) SOAP
3 12 (8.76%) XML
4 9 (6.57%) Spring
5 8 (5.84%) Visualforce
6 7 (5.11%) Hibernate
7 6 (4.38%) J2EE
7 6 (4.38%) REST
7 6 (4.38%) Struts
8 5 (3.65%) Java EE
9 4 (2.92%) JSON
10 3 (2.19%) CSS
10 3 (2.19%) HTML
10 3 (2.19%) OAuth
10 3 (2.19%) OAuth2
10 3 (2.19%) OpenID
10 3 (2.19%) SAML
10 3 (2.19%) Windows Identity Foundation
11 2 (1.46%) AngularJS
11 2 (1.46%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 52 (37.96%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (35.77%) Self-Motivation
3 44 (32.12%) Public Cloud
4 43 (31.39%) Mainframe
5 29 (21.17%) Data Centre
6 13 (9.49%) FMCG
6 13 (9.49%) VSAM
7 9 (6.57%) User Experience
8 7 (5.11%) HACMP
8 7 (5.11%) IBM Mainframe
9 3 (2.19%) Cloud Native
10 2 (1.46%) Enterprise Cloud
10 2 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.73%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.73%) iSeries
11 1 (0.73%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 58 (42.34%) Linux
2 23 (16.79%) MVS
2 23 (16.79%) Windows
3 21 (15.33%) AIX
4 16 (11.68%) Unix
5 14 (10.22%) Windows Server
6 10 (7.30%) zOS
7 7 (5.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (5.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.46%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (46.72%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (32.12%) Problem-Solving
3 42 (30.66%) ITIL
4 38 (27.74%) Service Delivery
5 34 (24.82%) Project Management
5 34 (24.82%) TOGAF
6 31 (22.63%) Application Packaging
6 31 (22.63%) Migration
7 30 (21.90%) Technical Architecture
8 29 (21.17%) Architectural Design
8 29 (21.17%) Strategic Thinking
9 26 (18.98%) Continuous Improvement
10 22 (16.06%) Service Management
10 22 (16.06%) Unit Testing
11 20 (14.60%) Continuous Integration
11 20 (14.60%) Problem Management
12 18 (13.14%) Software Engineering
13 16 (11.68%) Incident Management
14 15 (10.95%) DevOps
15 14 (10.22%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 52 (37.96%) SQL
2 50 (36.50%) Java
3 24 (17.52%) COBOL
4 23 (16.79%) JCL
5 9 (6.57%) Perl
5 9 (6.57%) Shell Script
6 8 (5.84%) Apex Code
6 8 (5.84%) SOQL
7 7 (5.11%) C++
8 6 (4.38%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.92%) JavaScript
10 3 (2.19%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.19%) Python
11 2 (1.46%) C
11 2 (1.46%) C#
11 2 (1.46%) PHP
12 1 (0.73%) R
Qualifications
1 44 (32.12%) Degree
2 32 (23.36%) TOGAF Certification
3 29 (21.17%) AWS Certification
4 10 (7.30%) ISTQB
5 9 (6.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 8 (5.84%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (2.19%) CEH
8 1 (0.73%) MCSD
8 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.76%) QA
2 4 (2.92%) SLA
3 3 (2.19%) GAMP
System Software
1 33 (24.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (22.63%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (5.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 7 (5.11%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (5.11%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (3.65%) Active Directory
5 4 (2.92%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.19%) Docker
7 1 (0.73%) Job Entry Subsystem
7 1 (0.73%) oVirt
7 1 (0.73%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 36 (26.28%) IBM BigFix
2 15 (10.95%) Tivoli
3 7 (5.11%) Netcool
3 7 (5.11%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 7 (5.11%) Puppet
3 7 (5.11%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
3 7 (5.11%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 4 (2.92%) Terraform
5 2 (1.46%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.73%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.73%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 63 (45.99%) IBM
2 54 (39.42%) Oracle
3 45 (32.85%) Microsoft
4 38 (27.74%) VMware
5 36 (26.28%) SAP
6 33 (24.09%) Citrix
7 32 (23.36%) Aruba
8 11 (8.03%) ServiceNow
9 10 (7.30%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (5.84%) Sybase
11 7 (5.11%) Ab Initio
11 7 (5.11%) HP
12 4 (2.92%) Cognizant
13 3 (2.19%) Cisco
14 2 (1.46%) MuleSoft
15 1 (0.73%) Adobe
15 1 (0.73%) Cognos
15 1 (0.73%) Paxata
15 1 (0.73%) Tableau
15 1 (0.73%) Teradata