Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM DB2
England > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 384 431 428
Rank change year-on-year +47 -3 -63
Permanent jobs citing DB2 109 102 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.43% 0.36% 0.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.72% 1.23% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 69 84 84
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £45,015 £40,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +13.64% +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 6,344 8,310 9,543
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.16% 29.09% 31.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5,426 6,935 8,208
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,500 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% +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 19 November 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 19 November 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 +43 38 £52,500 -9.48%
Hampshire +12 34 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Berkshire +43 32 £52,500 -14.63%
East Sussex +15 18 £62,500 +13.64% 3
Surrey +36 10 £43,000 -21.82% 1
West Sussex +11 8 £70,000 +44.33% 1
Buckinghamshire -4 6 £55,000 -5.17%
DB2
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 64 (58.72%) IBM
2 54 (49.54%) Finance
3 48 (44.04%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (44.04%) SQL Server
3 48 (44.04%) Mainframe
4 47 (43.12%) SQL
5 45 (41.28%) Java
6 43 (39.45%) ITIL
6 43 (39.45%) Analytical Skills
7 41 (37.61%) Degree
8 40 (36.70%) Linux
9 38 (34.86%) Service Delivery
9 38 (34.86%) AWS
10 33 (30.28%) Citrix
10 33 (30.28%) Microsoft
10 33 (30.28%) Problem-Solving
11 32 (29.36%) SAP
11 32 (29.36%) Technical Architecture
11 32 (29.36%) TOGAF
12 31 (28.44%) Migration
12 31 (28.44%) Project Management
12 31 (28.44%) Public Cloud
12 31 (28.44%) IBM BigFix
13 30 (27.52%) Self-Motivation
13 30 (27.52%) Aruba
13 30 (27.52%) MSI
13 30 (27.52%) LAN
13 30 (27.52%) WAN
13 30 (27.52%) Manufacturing
13 30 (27.52%) VMware

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 29 (26.61%) CICS
2 23 (21.10%) WebSphere
3 16 (14.68%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (4.59%) SAS
5 4 (3.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (2.75%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.83%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (1.83%) Confluence
7 2 (1.83%) IBM Domino
7 2 (1.83%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.92%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.92%) JBoss
8 1 (0.92%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (4.59%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.92%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (3.67%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (1.83%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.92%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 38 (34.86%) AWS
2 11 (10.09%) Azure
3 7 (6.42%) Power Platform
4 2 (1.83%) GCP
5 1 (0.92%) BlazeMeter
5 1 (0.92%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (27.52%) LAN
1 30 (27.52%) WAN
2 29 (26.61%) PABX
2 29 (26.61%) VoIP
2 29 (26.61%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.83%) SAN
4 1 (0.92%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.92%) HTTP
4 1 (0.92%) NAS
4 1 (0.92%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.92%) Telnet
4 1 (0.92%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (44.04%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.09%) BusinessObjects
3 9 (8.26%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (7.34%) Oracle Database
5 7 (6.42%) MongoDB
5 7 (6.42%) Power BI
6 4 (3.67%) Big Data
6 4 (3.67%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.67%) QlikView
6 4 (3.67%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.75%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.75%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (2.75%) MS Access
7 3 (2.75%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.83%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.83%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.92%) DB2 UDB
9 1 (0.92%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 30 (27.52%) MSI
2 14 (12.84%) Eclipse
3 6 (5.50%) Jenkins
3 6 (5.50%) JIRA
4 5 (4.59%) JUnit
5 4 (3.67%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.67%) HP UFT
5 4 (3.67%) JMeter
5 4 (3.67%) LoadRunner
5 4 (3.67%) Selenium
6 3 (2.75%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.83%) Subversion
7 2 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.83%) XPEDITER
8 1 (0.92%) Appium
8 1 (0.92%) Fiddler
8 1 (0.92%) InstallShield
8 1 (0.92%) Maven
8 1 (0.92%) Mockito
8 1 (0.92%) NeoLoad
General
1 54 (49.54%) Finance
2 30 (27.52%) Manufacturing
3 20 (18.35%) Retail
4 6 (5.50%) Banking
5 1 (0.92%) Marketing
5 1 (0.92%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.92%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 39 (35.78%) Developer
2 34 (31.19%) Architect
3 29 (26.61%) Technical Architect
4 17 (15.60%) COBOL Developer
5 16 (14.68%) Java Developer
6 14 (12.84%) IT Architect
7 13 (11.93%) Analyst
8 12 (11.01%) COBOL Analyst
9 11 (10.09%) Analyst Developer
9 11 (10.09%) Analyst Programmer
9 11 (10.09%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
9 11 (10.09%) COBOL Programmer
9 11 (10.09%) Developer Analyst
9 11 (10.09%) Programmer
10 8 (7.34%) DBA
11 7 (6.42%) Technical Leader
12 6 (5.50%) Administrator
13 5 (4.59%) Oracle DBA
14 4 (3.67%) DB2 DBA
14 4 (3.67%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (16.51%) Web Services
2 15 (13.76%) SOAP
3 14 (12.84%) J2EE
4 13 (11.93%) Struts
5 9 (8.26%) REST
6 6 (5.50%) WebSphere MQ
7 5 (4.59%) Spring
8 4 (3.67%) AngularJS
8 4 (3.67%) HTML
8 4 (3.67%) React
9 3 (2.75%) CSS
9 3 (2.75%) HTML5
9 3 (2.75%) Java EE
9 3 (2.75%) JDBC
9 3 (2.75%) Kafka
9 3 (2.75%) RESTful
9 3 (2.75%) Spring Boot
9 3 (2.75%) XML
10 2 (1.83%) JSON
10 2 (1.83%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 48 (44.04%) Mainframe
2 43 (39.45%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (28.44%) Public Cloud
4 30 (27.52%) Self-Motivation
5 29 (26.61%) Data Centre
6 16 (14.68%) IBM Mainframe
7 11 (10.09%) User Experience
8 6 (5.50%) FMCG
8 6 (5.50%) VSAM
9 5 (4.59%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (3.67%) Reinsurance
11 2 (1.83%) CMDB
11 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (1.83%) HACMP
11 2 (1.83%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.92%) Clustering
12 1 (0.92%) iSeries
12 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 40 (36.70%) Linux
2 17 (15.60%) MVS
3 15 (13.76%) Unix
4 13 (11.93%) AIX
5 8 (7.34%) zOS
6 7 (6.42%) Windows
7 2 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.83%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (44.04%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (39.45%) ITIL
3 38 (34.86%) Service Delivery
4 33 (30.28%) Problem-Solving
5 32 (29.36%) Technical Architecture
5 32 (29.36%) TOGAF
6 31 (28.44%) Migration
6 31 (28.44%) Project Management
7 30 (27.52%) Application Packaging
8 29 (26.61%) Architectural Design
8 29 (26.61%) Strategic Thinking
9 17 (15.60%) Service Management
10 16 (14.68%) UML
10 16 (14.68%) Unit Testing
11 13 (11.93%) RAD
12 12 (11.01%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (10.09%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (10.09%) Problem Management
14 10 (9.17%) Incident Management
15 9 (8.26%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 47 (43.12%) SQL
2 45 (41.28%) Java
3 23 (21.10%) COBOL
4 17 (15.60%) JCL
5 9 (8.26%) Python
6 7 (6.42%) C
6 7 (6.42%) C++
6 7 (6.42%) VB
7 6 (5.50%) Perl
8 5 (4.59%) C#
9 3 (2.75%) Assembly Language
9 3 (2.75%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.75%) PL/1
9 3 (2.75%) REXX
9 3 (2.75%) VBA
10 2 (1.83%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.83%) R
10 2 (1.83%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.92%) PHP
11 1 (0.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (37.61%) Degree
2 29 (26.61%) AWS Certification
2 29 (26.61%) TOGAF Certification
3 6 (5.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (4.59%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.75%) ISEB
5 3 (2.75%) ISTQB
5 3 (2.75%) PMI Certification
5 3 (2.75%) PMP
5 3 (2.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (2.75%) SAFe Agilist
6 1 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.92%) MCP
6 1 (0.92%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.67%) QA
2 2 (1.83%) GDPR
System Software
1 30 (27.52%) Microsoft App-V
2 29 (26.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (10.09%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 5 (4.59%) Docker
5 3 (2.75%) ACF2
5 3 (2.75%) RACF
6 2 (1.83%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 2 (1.83%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 31 (28.44%) IBM BigFix
2 3 (2.75%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.83%) Netcool
3 2 (1.83%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 2 (1.83%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
3 2 (1.83%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (0.92%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.92%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.92%) nmon
4 1 (0.92%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 64 (58.72%) IBM
2 33 (30.28%) Citrix
2 33 (30.28%) Microsoft
3 32 (29.36%) SAP
4 30 (27.52%) Aruba
4 30 (27.52%) VMware
5 25 (22.94%) Oracle
6 5 (4.59%) ServiceNow
6 5 (4.59%) Sybase
6 5 (4.59%) Teradata
7 4 (3.67%) Cognos
7 4 (3.67%) HP
7 4 (3.67%) Netezza
8 3 (2.75%) Blue Prism
8 3 (2.75%) Tableau
8 3 (2.75%) Xceptor
9 2 (1.83%) Compuware
9 2 (1.83%) Dynatrace
10 1 (0.92%) Paxata
10 1 (0.92%) UiPath