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

IBM DB2
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 610 484 420
Rank change year-on-year -126 -64  
Permanent jobs citing DB2 286 531 757
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.54% 0.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.05% 1.81% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 162 331 539
UK median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% -4.54%  
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £82,500 £84,250
UK excluding London median annual 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 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 27359 29314 36301
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 30.76% 29.89% 32.67%
Number of salaries quoted 53088 57092 72399
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing DB2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 June 2017.

Salary histogram for DB2 in the UK

DB2
Top 10 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 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
England -116 263 £47,500 -12.03% 38
UK excluding London -99 187 £46,000 -12.38% 30
London -54 91 £55,000 -5.04% 22
South East -31 66 £50,000 -16.66% 5
North of England -20 52 £40,000 -17.94% 6
Midlands +2 37 £48,500 -7.61% 1
Scotland -2 18 £50,000 - 14
South West -32 7 £47,960 -31.48% 1
East of England -33 5 £45,000 +2.85% 3
Wales +4 2 £42,250 -0.58%

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

1 382 (62.83%) SQL
2 307 (50.49%) Oracle
3 253 (41.61%) Java
4 236 (38.82%) Agile Software Development
5 218 (35.86%) SQL Server
6 216 (35.53%) Finance
7 204 (33.55%) IBM
8 178 (29.28%) Unix
9 177 (29.11%) Linux
10 120 (19.74%) XML
11 117 (19.24%) Relational Database
12 115 (18.91%) MySQL
13 109 (17.93%) SDLC
14 97 (15.95%) ETL
15 95 (15.63%) Degree
16 94 (15.46%) Spring
17 93 (15.30%) Banking
18 92 (15.13%) Web Services
19 87 (14.31%) ITIL
20 84 (13.82%) Performance Tuning
21 81 (13.32%) JavaScript
22 80 (13.16%) Windows
23 75 (12.34%) Sybase
24 72 (11.84%) Data Warehouse
24 72 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
25 71 (11.68%) Business Intelligence
26 69 (11.35%) WebSphere
26 69 (11.35%) Waterfall
27 66 (10.86%) .NET
27 66 (10.86%) Software Engineering

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 69 (11.35%) WebSphere
2 32 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 31 (5.10%) Tomcat
4 30 (4.93%) WebLogic
5 22 (3.62%) CICS
6 21 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
7 19 (3.13%) JBoss
8 18 (2.96%) Apache
9 16 (2.63%) IIS
10 12 (1.97%) BizTalk Server
11 11 (1.81%) IBM HTTP Server
11 11 (1.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 11 (1.81%) SharePoint
12 9 (1.48%) SAS
13 8 (1.32%) CMS
13 8 (1.32%) Confluence
14 5 (0.82%) Apache Spark
14 5 (0.82%) ATG Dynamo
14 5 (0.82%) iPlanet
14 5 (0.82%) MQSeries
Applications
1 14 (2.30%) Spreadsheet
2 7 (1.15%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.82%) EngageOne
3 5 (0.82%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (1.48%) BusinessWorks
2 8 (1.32%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.66%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (0.49%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (0.49%) Infor M3
4 3 (0.49%) Loan IQ
4 3 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.33%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 2 (0.33%) Magento
5 2 (0.33%) Sage X3
5 2 (0.33%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.33%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.16%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 43 (7.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (6.74%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (4.61%) IaaS
3 28 (4.61%) PaaS
4 21 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (1.81%) GitHub
6 10 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (1.48%) SaaS
8 5 (0.82%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.33%) Oracle Service Cloud
10 1 (0.16%) AdWords
10 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 37 (6.09%) HTTP
2 19 (3.13%) Firewall
3 17 (2.80%) TCP/IP
4 16 (2.63%) Internet
5 13 (2.14%) Kerberos
6 11 (1.81%) LDAP
7 8 (1.32%) DNS
7 8 (1.32%) SAN
7 8 (1.32%) WebEx
8 6 (0.99%) SSH
8 6 (0.99%) SSL
9 5 (0.82%) Broadband
9 5 (0.82%) VLAN
9 5 (0.82%) VPN
10 4 (0.66%) ATM
10 4 (0.66%) Network Security
11 2 (0.33%) DHCP
11 2 (0.33%) DMZ
11 2 (0.33%) ICMP
11 2 (0.33%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 218 (35.86%) SQL Server
2 117 (19.24%) Relational Database
3 115 (18.91%) MySQL
4 72 (11.84%) Data Warehouse
5 46 (7.57%) RDBMS
6 44 (7.24%) MongoDB
7 43 (7.07%) Oracle Database
8 40 (6.58%) BusinessObjects
9 33 (5.43%) Power BI
10 32 (5.26%) Hadoop
11 29 (4.77%) NoSQL
11 29 (4.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 28 (4.61%) OLAP
13 26 (4.28%) SQL Server 2008
14 24 (3.95%) OLTP
14 24 (3.95%) Oracle OLAP
14 24 (3.95%) PostgreSQL
15 22 (3.62%) Big Data
15 22 (3.62%) QlikView
16 20 (3.29%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 49 (8.06%) Git (software)
2 41 (6.74%) Jenkins
2 41 (6.74%) Maven
3 39 (6.41%) JIRA
4 32 (5.26%) JUnit
5 31 (5.10%) Gradle
6 27 (4.44%) Ant
7 24 (3.95%) Team Foundation Server
7 24 (3.95%) Visual Studio
8 20 (3.29%) Hudson
9 18 (2.96%) Selenium
10 16 (2.63%) Subversion
11 14 (2.30%) Cucumber
12 13 (2.14%) Bitbucket
13 11 (1.81%) Mockito
13 11 (1.81%) TeamCity
14 10 (1.64%) Concordion
14 10 (1.64%) JBehave
15 9 (1.48%) Rational Application Developer
15 9 (1.48%) TestNG
General
1 216 (35.53%) Finance
2 93 (15.30%) Banking
3 62 (10.20%) Retail
4 20 (3.29%) Publishing
5 16 (2.63%) Financial Institution
6 12 (1.97%) Investment Banking
7 9 (1.48%) French Language
7 9 (1.48%) Marketing
7 9 (1.48%) Retail Banking
8 8 (1.32%) German Language
9 7 (1.15%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.99%) Front Office
10 6 (0.99%) Games
10 6 (0.99%) Legal
11 4 (0.66%) Advertising
11 4 (0.66%) Law
11 4 (0.66%) Private Banking
12 3 (0.49%) Corporate Banking
12 3 (0.49%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 218 (35.86%) Developer
2 103 (16.94%) Java Developer
3 64 (10.53%) Consultant
4 62 (10.20%) Senior Developer
5 53 (8.72%) DBA
6 50 (8.22%) Senior Java Developer
7 49 (8.06%) Analyst
8 48 (7.89%) Administrator
9 47 (7.73%) Architect
10 35 (5.76%) Applications Support
11 26 (4.28%) Solutions Architect
12 23 (3.78%) Lead Developer
12 23 (3.78%) Support Analyst
13 22 (3.62%) .NET Developer
14 21 (3.45%) DB2 DBA
14 21 (3.45%) Programmer
14 21 (3.45%) SQL DBA
15 20 (3.29%) RPG Programmer
15 20 (3.29%) Senior RPG Programmer
15 20 (3.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (19.74%) XML
2 94 (15.46%) Spring
3 92 (15.13%) Web Services
4 66 (10.86%) .NET
5 64 (10.53%) HTML
6 59 (9.70%) J2EE
7 52 (8.55%) JMS
7 52 (8.55%) SOAP
8 47 (7.73%) CSS
8 47 (7.73%) Hibernate
8 47 (7.73%) REST
9 46 (7.57%) JSON
10 30 (4.93%) AngularJS
11 28 (4.61%) HTML5
12 27 (4.44%) jQuery
13 25 (4.11%) XSD
14 23 (3.78%) CSS3
14 23 (3.78%) Middleware
15 20 (3.29%) Protocol Buffers
16 19 (3.13%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 72 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (9.87%) Computer Science
3 49 (8.06%) iSeries
4 42 (6.91%) Mainframe
5 40 (6.58%) AS400
6 37 (6.09%) Data Centre
7 30 (4.93%) Greenfield Project
8 21 (3.45%) CMDB
9 20 (3.29%) Fintech
10 17 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
11 16 (2.63%) Management Information System
11 16 (2.63%) Replication
12 15 (2.47%) Derivative
13 12 (1.97%) Clustering
13 12 (1.97%) User Experience
14 11 (1.81%) OTC Derivatives
15 9 (1.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 7 (1.15%) Linux Command Line
16 7 (1.15%) PMI
17 6 (0.99%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 178 (29.28%) Unix
2 177 (29.11%) Linux
3 80 (13.16%) Windows
4 27 (4.44%) AIX
5 23 (3.78%) Solaris
6 20 (3.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (2.96%) zOS
8 12 (1.97%) CentOS
8 12 (1.97%) HPUX
9 10 (1.64%) Windows Server
10 7 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (0.99%) SUSE
12 2 (0.33%) Debian
12 2 (0.33%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 236 (38.82%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (17.93%) SDLC
3 97 (15.95%) ETL
4 87 (14.31%) ITIL
5 84 (13.82%) Performance Tuning
6 71 (11.68%) Business Intelligence
7 69 (11.35%) Waterfall
8 66 (10.86%) Software Engineering
9 64 (10.53%) Scrum
10 59 (9.70%) Data Modelling
11 56 (9.21%) TDD
12 53 (8.72%) Unit Testing
13 51 (8.39%) Continuous Integration
13 51 (8.39%) OO
14 49 (8.06%) Migration
15 48 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
16 47 (7.73%) Capacity Planning
17 41 (6.74%) CRM
17 41 (6.74%) SOA
18 40 (6.58%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 382 (62.83%) SQL
2 253 (41.61%) Java
3 81 (13.32%) JavaScript
4 62 (10.20%) Shell Script
5 51 (8.39%) Python
6 43 (7.07%) Perl
7 39 (6.41%) RPG
8 38 (6.25%) PL/SQL
9 36 (5.92%) COBOL
10 30 (4.93%) C#
11 25 (4.11%) Bash Shell
12 24 (3.95%) C++
13 22 (3.62%) T-SQL
14 21 (3.45%) Korn
15 15 (2.47%) PHP
16 14 (2.30%) AWK
16 14 (2.30%) R
17 13 (2.14%) PowerShell
18 11 (1.81%) Scala
19 10 (1.64%) JCL
Qualifications
1 95 (15.63%) Degree
2 32 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (4.77%) PMI Certification
4 24 (3.95%) ISEB
5 22 (3.62%) PMP
6 11 (1.81%) Master's Degree
7 7 (1.15%) CISSP
8 5 (0.82%) Oracle Certification
9 4 (0.66%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.66%) RHCE
10 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.49%) Sun Certification
11 2 (0.33%) CITP
11 2 (0.33%) MCSE
11 2 (0.33%) OCA
11 2 (0.33%) OCP
11 2 (0.33%) RHCA
11 2 (0.33%) RHCSA
12 1 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.95%) QA
2 22 (3.62%) Data Quality
3 17 (2.80%) MiFID
4 12 (1.97%) Dodd-Frank
5 11 (1.81%) EMIR
6 10 (1.64%) SLA
7 3 (0.49%) HL7
8 2 (0.33%) SEPA
9 1 (0.16%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.16%) Basel II
9 1 (0.16%) Basel III
9 1 (0.16%) GDPR
System Software
1 38 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (3.62%) Virtual Machines
3 19 (3.13%) Docker
4 10 (1.64%) Active Directory
5 8 (1.32%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 6 (0.99%) Job Entry Subsystem
7 5 (0.82%) Firmware
7 5 (0.82%) RACF
8 4 (0.66%) HDFS
8 4 (0.66%) iptables
8 4 (0.66%) Samba
9 3 (0.49%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (0.49%) PowerHA
9 3 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.33%) GPFS
10 2 (0.33%) Time Sharing Option
10 2 (0.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (0.33%) vSphere
11 1 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 36 (5.92%) Tivoli
2 21 (3.45%) SCVMM
3 15 (2.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 9 (1.48%) Ansible
5 7 (1.15%) IBM BigFix
5 7 (1.15%) NetBackup
5 7 (1.15%) QRadar
5 7 (1.15%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 6 (0.99%) Control-M
6 6 (0.99%) Nagios
7 5 (0.82%) EMC NetWorker
7 5 (0.82%) HP Data Protector
8 4 (0.66%) Cacti
8 4 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (0.66%) Oracle RMAN
8 4 (0.66%) Oracle ZFS
8 4 (0.66%) Red Hat Satellite
8 4 (0.66%) Unicenter
8 4 (0.66%) ZABBIX
8 4 (0.66%) zSecure
Vendors
1 307 (50.49%) Oracle
2 204 (33.55%) IBM
3 75 (12.34%) Sybase
4 65 (10.69%) Microsoft
5 44 (7.24%) Cognos
5 44 (7.24%) VMware
6 36 (5.92%) HP
7 34 (5.59%) SAP
8 33 (5.43%) EMC
9 32 (5.26%) NetApp
10 27 (4.44%) BMC
11 24 (3.95%) Cisco
11 24 (3.95%) Citrix
12 23 (3.78%) Red Hat
12 23 (3.78%) Tableau
12 23 (3.78%) Teradata
13 21 (3.45%) CheckPoint
14 20 (3.29%) Juniper
15 19 (3.13%) Perforce
15 19 (3.13%) TIBCO
London
Codex
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Outsource UK
Salary: Please Enquire
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford
Nigel Frank International
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Royal Bank Of Scotland
Salary: NA
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
The Workshop
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Networkers
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 28 days holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Aviva
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum x3 Bonus (c£100,000 Package)
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £34,915 to £47,300 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
onezeero.
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
Cognizant
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago