The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM DB2
UK
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 583 497 409
Rank change year-on-year -86 -88  
Permanent jobs citing DB2 304 560 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.54% 0.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.12% 1.77% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 163 309 499
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £78,500 £86,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% -  

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 with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 27133 31595 35429
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 31.12% 30.57% 31.91%
Number of salaries quoted 22999 27002 29922
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

DB2
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for DB2 in the UK

DB2
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DB2 over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Salary histogram for DB2 in the UK

DB2
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 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
England -92 272 £50,000 -9.09% 38
London +8 102 £66,250 -5.35% 16
South East -5 58 £55,000 - 11
Berkshire +40 33 £55,000 +4.76% 3
North West -22 33 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Scotland +32 32 £47,500 +58.33% 2
East Midlands +11 24 £42,500 +30.76% 3
West Midlands 0 24 £39,500 -28.18%
Glasgow +34 23 £75,000 - 1
Lancashire - 23 £40,000 - 2
Preston - 20 £40,000 -
Nottinghamshire -2 18 £42,500 +30.76% 2
Birmingham +6 16 £47,250 -5.50%
Reading - 15 £62,500 -
City of London +22 14 £65,000 +13.04% 2
Yorkshire -11 13 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire +8 11 £50,000 +11.11%
Nottingham -15 9 £42,500 +30.76%
Buckinghamshire +10 8 £42,500 -15.42% 1
Edinburgh +8 8 £46,250 +54.16% 1
Leeds +5 8 £50,000 -
Cheshire -14 8 £45,000 -10.00%
Slough - 8 £50,000 - 2
Kent +18 7 £32,000 -28.88% 2
Milton Keynes +7 7 £42,500 -15.42% 1
Leicestershire -3 6 - - 1
Knutsford -8 6 £45,000 -
Bracknell - 6 £56,250 - 1
Surrey +41 5 £70,000 +16.66% 1
Hampshire +4 5 £60,000 -11.11% 4

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 with a requirement for DB2.

1 444 (63.79%) SQL
2 329 (47.27%) Oracle
3 308 (44.25%) Java
4 254 (36.49%) Agile Software Development
5 246 (35.34%) SQL Server
6 241 (34.63%) Finance
7 219 (31.47%) IBM
8 181 (26.01%) Linux
9 177 (25.43%) Unix
10 145 (20.83%) Relational Database
11 136 (19.54%) XML
12 132 (18.97%) Degree
13 126 (18.10%) MySQL
14 107 (15.37%) Spring
15 106 (15.23%) WebSphere
16 105 (15.09%) Windows
17 104 (14.94%) Banking
18 103 (14.80%) Web Services
19 102 (14.66%) ITIL
20 91 (13.07%) Migration
21 88 (12.64%) Performance Tuning
22 87 (12.50%) SDLC
23 84 (12.07%) HTML
24 80 (11.49%) ETL
24 80 (11.49%) Computer Science
25 79 (11.35%) Analytical Skills
25 79 (11.35%) Scrum
26 78 (11.21%) Software Engineering
27 77 (11.06%) Retail
27 77 (11.06%) Data Warehouse

DB2
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 106 (15.23%) WebSphere
2 49 (7.04%) Tomcat
2 49 (7.04%) WebSphere Application Server
3 46 (6.61%) CICS
4 40 (5.75%) WebLogic
5 38 (5.46%) JBoss
6 37 (5.32%) Apache
7 31 (4.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 22 (3.16%) IIS
9 14 (2.01%) BizTalk Server
9 14 (2.01%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 12 (1.72%) SharePoint
11 11 (1.58%) SAS
12 9 (1.29%) MQSeries
13 8 (1.15%) Oracle Coherence
14 7 (1.01%) IBM HTTP Server
15 5 (0.72%) Apache Spark
15 5 (0.72%) ATG Dynamo
15 5 (0.72%) iPlanet
15 5 (0.72%) Luigi
Applications
1 13 (1.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (1.58%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (1.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.57%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.29%) EngageOne
7 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (1.29%) BusinessWorks
2 5 (0.72%) SAP MDM
3 4 (0.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.43%) Infor M3
4 3 (0.43%) Loan IQ
4 3 (0.43%) Oracle 11i
4 3 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.29%) BASE24
5 2 (0.29%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (0.29%) Magento
5 2 (0.29%) Postilion
5 2 (0.29%) Sage X3
5 2 (0.29%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.14%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (0.14%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.14%) RMDS
6 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.14%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
Cloud Services
1 59 (8.48%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (7.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (5.75%) IaaS
3 40 (5.75%) PaaS
4 35 (5.03%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (1.29%) GitHub
7 5 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.43%) SaaS
9 2 (0.29%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.14%) AdWords
10 1 (0.14%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 41 (5.89%) HTTP
2 29 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 25 (3.59%) LDAP
4 21 (3.02%) SAN
5 20 (2.87%) Kerberos
6 17 (2.44%) Firewall
7 16 (2.30%) SSL
8 14 (2.01%) Internet
8 14 (2.01%) SSH
9 11 (1.58%) LAN
10 8 (1.15%) FTP
10 8 (1.15%) WAN
11 7 (1.01%) FCoE
11 7 (1.01%) Fibre Channel
11 7 (1.01%) Multicast
11 7 (1.01%) NAS
12 6 (0.86%) iSCSI
12 6 (0.86%) Network Security
13 4 (0.57%) ATM
14 2 (0.29%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 246 (35.34%) SQL Server
2 145 (20.83%) Relational Database
3 126 (18.10%) MySQL
4 77 (11.06%) Data Warehouse
5 61 (8.76%) RDBMS
6 54 (7.76%) BusinessObjects
7 39 (5.60%) MongoDB
8 37 (5.32%) NoSQL
9 33 (4.74%) Oracle Database
10 32 (4.60%) PostgreSQL
11 30 (4.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 28 (4.02%) QlikView
13 27 (3.88%) Power BI
14 24 (3.45%) OLAP
14 24 (3.45%) SAP Data Services
15 23 (3.30%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
16 22 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 21 (3.02%) Hadoop
17 21 (3.02%) SQL Server 2008
18 20 (2.87%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 68 (9.77%) Git (software)
2 62 (8.91%) Maven
3 52 (7.47%) JUnit
4 51 (7.33%) Jenkins
5 48 (6.90%) Gradle
6 35 (5.03%) Subversion
7 34 (4.89%) Hudson
8 33 (4.74%) Ant
9 29 (4.17%) JIRA
10 26 (3.74%) Team Foundation Server
11 25 (3.59%) Visual Studio
12 24 (3.45%) Cucumber
12 24 (3.45%) Rational Application Developer
13 20 (2.87%) Jasmine
13 20 (2.87%) Selenium
14 18 (2.59%) Concordion
14 18 (2.59%) JBehave
15 16 (2.30%) Mocha
16 15 (2.16%) Mockito
16 15 (2.16%) TestNG
General
1 241 (34.63%) Finance
2 104 (14.94%) Banking
3 77 (11.06%) Retail
4 34 (4.89%) Publishing
5 25 (3.59%) Financial Institution
6 16 (2.30%) Games
7 15 (2.16%) Corporate Banking
7 15 (2.16%) Telecoms
8 12 (1.72%) Retail Banking
9 10 (1.44%) Investment Banking
10 9 (1.29%) Front Office
11 7 (1.01%) Marketing
12 5 (0.72%) Legal
13 3 (0.43%) Advertising
13 3 (0.43%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.29%) Back Office
14 2 (0.29%) Electronics
14 2 (0.29%) French Language
14 2 (0.29%) Local Government
14 2 (0.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 232 (33.33%) Developer
2 130 (18.68%) Java Developer
3 81 (11.64%) Consultant
4 73 (10.49%) Analyst
5 71 (10.20%) Senior Developer
6 69 (9.91%) Architect
7 61 (8.76%) Senior Java Developer
8 50 (7.18%) DBA
9 41 (5.89%) Solutions Architect
10 38 (5.46%) Applications Support
11 34 (4.89%) Administrator
11 34 (4.89%) Designer
12 33 (4.74%) Programmer
13 26 (3.74%) Support Analyst
14 24 (3.45%) COBOL Analyst
15 23 (3.30%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
15 23 (3.30%) SAP Consultant
16 22 (3.16%) Applications Support Analyst
16 22 (3.16%) DB2 DBA
16 22 (3.16%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (19.54%) XML
2 107 (15.37%) Spring
3 103 (14.80%) Web Services
4 84 (12.07%) HTML
5 63 (9.05%) JSON
6 62 (8.91%) SOAP
7 58 (8.33%) CSS
8 56 (8.05%) JMS
9 54 (7.76%) .NET
10 49 (7.04%) REST
11 48 (6.90%) J2EE
12 47 (6.75%) Hibernate
13 41 (5.89%) Middleware
14 34 (4.89%) HTML5
15 31 (4.45%) Node.js
16 30 (4.31%) jQuery
17 29 (4.17%) RESTful
18 28 (4.02%) CSS3
19 26 (3.74%) AngularJS
19 26 (3.74%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 80 (11.49%) Computer Science
2 79 (11.35%) Analytical Skills
3 71 (10.20%) Mainframe
4 63 (9.05%) iSeries
5 46 (6.61%) AS400
5 46 (6.61%) Data Centre
6 35 (5.03%) CMDB
7 33 (4.74%) Enterprise Software
8 28 (4.02%) Greenfield Project
9 22 (3.16%) Derivative
9 22 (3.16%) Management Information System
10 12 (1.72%) Clustering
10 12 (1.72%) Fintech
10 12 (1.72%) OTC Derivatives
11 11 (1.58%) IBM Mainframe
12 10 (1.44%) User Experience
13 9 (1.29%) Replication
14 7 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 7 (1.01%) Reference Data
15 6 (0.86%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 181 (26.01%) Linux
2 177 (25.43%) Unix
3 105 (15.09%) Windows
4 30 (4.31%) Solaris
5 27 (3.88%) AIX
6 22 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (1.72%) zOS
8 10 (1.44%) CentOS
8 10 (1.44%) Windows Server
9 6 (0.86%) HPUX
9 6 (0.86%) MVS
10 5 (0.72%) SUSE
10 5 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.43%) Debian
12 2 (0.29%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (36.49%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (14.66%) ITIL
3 91 (13.07%) Migration
4 88 (12.64%) Performance Tuning
5 87 (12.50%) SDLC
6 80 (11.49%) ETL
7 79 (11.35%) Scrum
8 78 (11.21%) Software Engineering
9 72 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
10 70 (10.06%) Business Intelligence
11 69 (9.91%) OO
12 67 (9.63%) TDD
13 62 (8.91%) Unit Testing
14 59 (8.48%) Stakeholder Management
14 59 (8.48%) Waterfall
15 57 (8.19%) Continuous Integration
15 57 (8.19%) UML
16 54 (7.76%) Project Management
17 49 (7.04%) Continuous Improvement
18 48 (6.90%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 444 (63.79%) SQL
2 308 (44.25%) Java
3 77 (11.06%) JavaScript
4 71 (10.20%) Shell Script
5 64 (9.20%) COBOL
6 48 (6.90%) RPG
7 41 (5.89%) JCL
8 40 (5.75%) Python
9 33 (4.74%) C#
10 29 (4.17%) PL/SQL
11 23 (3.30%) C++
11 23 (3.30%) T-SQL
12 22 (3.16%) Perl
13 17 (2.44%) Bash Shell
13 17 (2.44%) R
14 14 (2.01%) C
14 14 (2.01%) PowerShell
14 14 (2.01%) RPG IV
15 13 (1.87%) Korn
16 10 (1.44%) AWK
Qualifications
1 132 (18.97%) Degree
2 40 (5.75%) PMI Certification
3 38 (5.46%) ISEB
4 35 (5.03%) PMP
5 7 (1.01%) CISSP
5 7 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (0.72%) Sun Certification
7 4 (0.57%) RHCE
8 3 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.29%) MCSE
9 2 (0.29%) OCA
9 2 (0.29%) OCP
9 2 (0.29%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.29%) RHCA
9 2 (0.29%) RHCSA
9 2 (0.29%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.14%) CITP
10 1 (0.14%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (5.03%) Data Quality
2 23 (3.30%) QA
3 20 (2.87%) MiFID
4 13 (1.87%) Dodd-Frank
5 11 (1.58%) EMIR
6 7 (1.01%) SLA
7 6 (0.86%) HL7
8 1 (0.14%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.14%) Basel II
8 1 (0.14%) Basel III
8 1 (0.14%) GDPR
8 1 (0.14%) SEPA
System Software
1 53 (7.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (5.32%) Virtual Machines
3 28 (4.02%) Docker
4 15 (2.16%) Firmware
5 14 (2.01%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 14 (2.01%) Samba
6 12 (1.72%) iptables
7 8 (1.15%) Oracle RAC
8 7 (1.01%) Hyper-V
8 7 (1.01%) NFS
8 7 (1.01%) SRDF
9 6 (0.86%) KVM
9 6 (0.86%) Xen
10 5 (0.72%) Active Directory
11 4 (0.57%) HDFS
11 4 (0.57%) RACF
11 4 (0.57%) Time Sharing Option
11 4 (0.57%) Tivoli Directory Server
12 3 (0.43%) PowerHA
13 2 (0.29%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 35 (5.03%) SCVMM
2 34 (4.89%) Tivoli
3 14 (2.01%) Nagios
4 12 (1.72%) Cacti
4 12 (1.72%) HP Data Protector
4 12 (1.72%) NetBackup
4 12 (1.72%) Oracle ZFS
4 12 (1.72%) Red Hat Satellite
5 10 (1.44%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 7 (1.01%) Ansible
6 7 (1.01%) IBM BigFix
6 7 (1.01%) QRadar
7 6 (0.86%) Puppet
7 6 (0.86%) WebSphere Cast Iron
8 5 (0.72%) EMC NetWorker
8 5 (0.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 4 (0.57%) Control-M
9 4 (0.57%) Oracle RMAN
9 4 (0.57%) zSecure
10 3 (0.43%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 329 (47.27%) Oracle
2 219 (31.47%) IBM
3 67 (9.63%) Sybase
4 63 (9.05%) VMware
5 61 (8.76%) NetApp
6 57 (8.19%) Microsoft
7 52 (7.47%) HP
8 51 (7.33%) EMC
9 49 (7.04%) SAP
10 41 (5.89%) Cisco
10 41 (5.89%) Citrix
11 38 (5.46%) Teradata
12 37 (5.32%) BMC
13 34 (4.89%) CheckPoint
13 34 (4.89%) Cognos
13 34 (4.89%) Juniper
14 32 (4.60%) Red Hat
15 28 (4.02%) TIBCO
16 25 (3.59%) Perforce
17 22 (3.16%) Informatica
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £100000 - £110000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Gravitas Recruitment Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, shift work
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Royal Bank Of Scotland
Salary: NA
Posted: 20 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Royal Bank Of Scotland
Salary: NA
Posted: 21 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Hiring Wizard
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chessington, Surrey
Alliance Healthcare
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Chessington, Surrey
Alliance Healthcare
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + bonus & excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Posted: 4 days ago
England
Whitehall Resources Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 48k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
QVC
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
QVC
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
Salary: Competitive & excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum +Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
Tectre Limited
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 per year dependent on experience and location
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £34308 - £49556 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
The Workshop
Salary: Excellent salary + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Experian
Posted: 19 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Experian
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £34,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago