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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM DB2
England / South West
Rank 225 213 212
Rank change year-on-year -12 -1  
Permanent jobs citing DB2 6 42 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.12% 0.72% 0.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.39% 2.15% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2 19 15
Median salary £45,000 £38,533 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.78% -22.93%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 1552 1954 1951
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 30.81% 33.28% 32.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1345 1639 1683
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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
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 27 March 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 -3 3 - -
Gloucestershire +3 2 £45,000 +28.57%
Devon - 1 £45,000 -
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 22 (75.86%) SQL
2 20 (68.97%) Finance
3 14 (48.28%) Oracle
4 13 (44.83%) AS400
5 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
5 12 (41.38%) System Testing
5 12 (41.38%) iSeries
6 11 (37.93%) RPG IV
6 11 (37.93%) RPG III
6 11 (37.93%) IFS
6 11 (37.93%) RPG
6 11 (37.93%) FTP
7 8 (27.59%) Java
8 7 (24.14%) MySQL
8 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
8 7 (24.14%) CRM
9 6 (20.69%) HP
9 6 (20.69%) ISEB
9 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
10 5 (17.24%) CMDB
10 5 (17.24%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (17.24%) Business Development
10 5 (17.24%) Degree
10 5 (17.24%) IT Governance
10 5 (17.24%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
10 5 (17.24%) VMware
10 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (17.24%) Retail
10 5 (17.24%) Zachman Framework

DB2
Top Related 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 3 (10.34%) Apache
2 2 (6.90%) SugarCRM
2 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.45%) Apache Pig
3 1 (3.45%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.45%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.45%) ColdFusion
3 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.45%) FileNet
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (17.24%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (17.24%) IaaS
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (17.24%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
2 7 (24.14%) MySQL
3 4 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (10.34%) MongoDB
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
5 2 (6.90%) Spotfire
6 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.45%) HBase
6 1 (3.45%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (3.45%) Pentaho
6 1 (3.45%) QlikView
6 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.45%) Redis
6 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.45%) HP UFT
2 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.45%) Selenium
2 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 20 (68.97%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Publishing
2 5 (17.24%) Retail
3 2 (6.90%) Local Government
4 1 (3.45%) Electronics
4 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (65.52%) Developer
2 11 (37.93%) AS400 Developer
2 11 (37.93%) RPG Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Architect
3 5 (17.24%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (10.34%) ETL Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Integration Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Agile Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Data Integration Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Database Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) DB2 Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Informatica ETL Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle ETL Developer
6 1 (3.45%) QlikView Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Talend Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) Hibernate
1 3 (10.34%) JPA
1 3 (10.34%) Spring
2 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
2 2 (6.90%) CSS
2 2 (6.90%) iBATIS
2 2 (6.90%) J2EE
2 2 (6.90%) jQuery
2 2 (6.90%) JSP
2 2 (6.90%) JSTL
2 2 (6.90%) MyBatis
2 2 (6.90%) Servlets
2 2 (6.90%) Struts
3 1 (3.45%) ADO
3 1 (3.45%) COM+
3 1 (3.45%) DCOM
3 1 (3.45%) DHTML
3 1 (3.45%) HTML
3 1 (3.45%) MFC
3 1 (3.45%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 13 (44.83%) AS400
2 12 (41.38%) iSeries
3 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
4 5 (17.24%) CMDB
4 5 (17.24%) Data Centre
5 2 (6.90%) Robotics
6 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (3.45%) Fat Client
6 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
6 1 (3.45%) N-Tier
6 1 (3.45%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Linux
1 3 (10.34%) Unix
2 1 (3.45%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) System Testing
2 7 (24.14%) CRM
3 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.24%) Business Development
3 5 (17.24%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (17.24%) Customer Engagement
3 5 (17.24%) IT Governance
3 5 (17.24%) ITIL
3 5 (17.24%) ITIL V3
3 5 (17.24%) Line Management
3 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2
3 5 (17.24%) Project Management
3 5 (17.24%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
3 5 (17.24%) Service Management
3 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
3 5 (17.24%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (17.24%) TOGAF
3 5 (17.24%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 22 (75.86%) SQL
2 11 (37.93%) RPG
2 11 (37.93%) RPG III
2 11 (37.93%) RPG IV
3 8 (27.59%) Java
4 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.90%) C++
5 2 (6.90%) Groovy
5 2 (6.90%) R
5 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.90%) VBScript
6 1 (3.45%) COBOL
6 1 (3.45%) PHP
6 1 (3.45%) VB
6 1 (3.45%) VB6
6 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) ISEB
2 5 (17.24%) Degree
2 5 (17.24%) PMI Certification
2 5 (17.24%) PMP
3 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Virtual Machines
1 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) Docker
2 1 (3.45%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) SCVMM
2 1 (3.45%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Oracle
2 11 (37.93%) IFS
3 6 (20.69%) HP
4 5 (17.24%) BMC
4 5 (17.24%) CheckPoint
4 5 (17.24%) Cisco
4 5 (17.24%) Citrix
4 5 (17.24%) EMC
4 5 (17.24%) IBM
4 5 (17.24%) Juniper
4 5 (17.24%) NetApp
4 5 (17.24%) VMware
5 3 (10.34%) EXASOL
5 3 (10.34%) Informatica
5 3 (10.34%) Netezza
5 3 (10.34%) SAP
5 3 (10.34%) Sybase
5 3 (10.34%) Talend
5 3 (10.34%) TIBCO
6 2 (6.90%) Jaspersoft