The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for DB2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM DB2
England / South West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 237 200 234
Rank change year-on-year -37 +34  
Permanent jobs citing DB2 7 36 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.13% 0.70% 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.42% 2.14% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 9
Median salary £47,960 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.53% +1.17%  
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -12.38% +10.52%  

DB2 is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 1663 1685 1977
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 31.34% 32.57% 32.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1445 1420 1684
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,836 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing DB2 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for DB2 in the South West

DB2
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for DB2 in the South West

DB2
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DB2 in the South West over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for DB2 in the South West

DB2
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -34 6 £47,960 +6.57%
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
DB2
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 South West region with a requirement for DB2.

1 12 (85.71%) Oracle
2 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 11 (78.57%) Finance
3 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
4 7 (50.00%) Java
4 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (42.86%) MySQL
5 6 (42.86%) Linux
5 6 (42.86%) IBM
5 6 (42.86%) HP
5 6 (42.86%) ISEB
5 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
6 5 (35.71%) CMDB
6 5 (35.71%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (35.71%) Business Development
6 5 (35.71%) Degree
6 5 (35.71%) IT Governance
6 5 (35.71%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
6 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (35.71%) SCVMM
6 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
6 5 (35.71%) PaaS
6 5 (35.71%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (35.71%) Zachman Framework
6 5 (35.71%) TOGAF
6 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (35.71%) Banking
6 5 (35.71%) Retail

DB2
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) Apache Pig
1 1 (7.14%) Apache Solr
1 1 (7.14%) Apache Spark
1 1 (7.14%) CICS
1 1 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (7.14%) FileNet
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (35.71%) IaaS
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (35.71%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (42.86%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) HBase
3 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
3 1 (7.14%) Redis
3 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
2 4 (28.57%) Artifactory
2 4 (28.57%) Bitbucket
2 4 (28.57%) JIRA
2 4 (28.57%) Maven
2 4 (28.57%) TeamCity
3 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
3 1 (7.14%) HP UFT
3 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.14%) Selenium
3 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (7.14%) XMLSpy
General
1 11 (78.57%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Banking
2 5 (35.71%) Publishing
2 5 (35.71%) Retail
3 4 (28.57%) Private Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Electronics
4 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
4 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 1 (7.14%) Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Architect
1 5 (35.71%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Java Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Java Software Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Lead Software Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) DBA
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Development Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Java Development Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Java Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) RACF Security Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Security Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) CSS
1 5 (35.71%) HTML
1 5 (35.71%) SOAP
1 5 (35.71%) Web Services
2 4 (28.57%) CSS3
2 4 (28.57%) HTML5
2 4 (28.57%) J2EE
2 4 (28.57%) JMS
2 4 (28.57%) REST
3 1 (7.14%) ADO
3 1 (7.14%) COM+
3 1 (7.14%) DCOM
3 1 (7.14%) DHTML
3 1 (7.14%) Gherkin
3 1 (7.14%) JPA
3 1 (7.14%) MFC
3 1 (7.14%) ODBC
3 1 (7.14%) Spring Boot
3 1 (7.14%) XML
3 1 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 5 (35.71%) CMDB
2 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
3 4 (28.57%) User Experience
4 1 (7.14%) AS400
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
4 1 (7.14%) iSeries
4 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
4 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
4 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) Unix
3 1 (7.14%) AIX
3 1 (7.14%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Business Development
2 5 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (35.71%) CRM
2 5 (35.71%) Customer Engagement
2 5 (35.71%) IT Governance
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL V3
2 5 (35.71%) Line Management
2 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2
2 5 (35.71%) Project Management
2 5 (35.71%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
2 5 (35.71%) Service Management
2 5 (35.71%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (35.71%) TOGAF
2 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
5 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 2 (14.29%) VBScript
6 1 (7.14%) COBOL
6 1 (7.14%) VB
6 1 (7.14%) VB6
6 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) ISEB
2 5 (35.71%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 5 (35.71%) PMI Certification
2 5 (35.71%) PMP
3 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
3 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Virtual Machines
1 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Docker
2 1 (7.14%) HDFS
2 1 (7.14%) RACF
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) SCVMM
2 1 (7.14%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.14%) zSecure
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Oracle
2 6 (42.86%) HP
2 6 (42.86%) IBM
3 5 (35.71%) BMC
3 5 (35.71%) CheckPoint
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco
3 5 (35.71%) Citrix
3 5 (35.71%) EMC
3 5 (35.71%) Juniper
3 5 (35.71%) NetApp
3 5 (35.71%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.14%) SAP