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

IBM DB2
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 585 489 425
Rank change year-on-year -96 -64  
Permanent jobs citing DB2 293 541 770
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.33% 0.55% 0.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.07% 1.83% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 172 333 532
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% -0.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,250 £80,000 £80,000
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 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 27432 29570 36350
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 30.88% 29.98% 32.77%
Number of salaries quoted 23131 25206 30679
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 22 June 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 22 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 -115 271 £47,500 -12.03% 43
London -44 94 £65,000 +13.04% 23
South East -46 63 £50,000 -13.04% 7
North West -27 47 £40,000 -44.82% 2
West Midlands +20 33 £48,500 -7.61% 2
Berkshire +21 30 £50,000 -28.57% 2
Cheshire -15 22 £43,750 -27.08% 1
Lancashire +24 20 £40,000 -
Preston - 20 £40,000 -
Birmingham +8 19 £48,500 -7.61%
Scotland +9 17 £47,500 - 12
Knutsford - 17 £45,000 - 1
Reading +33 14 £50,000 +11.11%
Hampshire +39 12 £60,000 -11.11% 1
Slough +17 12 £50,000 -37.50%
Coventry +6 10 £57,500 - 2
City of London +3 10 £58,750 +2.17% 2
Yorkshire -10 10 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Glasgow +7 9 - - 11
West Yorkshire +2 8 £50,000 +11.11% 1
East Midlands +12 7 £42,500 +18.05% 5
Buckinghamshire -1 7 - - 2
Milton Keynes -3 7 - - 2
Edinburgh -3 7 £47,500 - 1
South West -22 6 £47,960 +4.83% 1
Kent -1 5 £32,500 -27.77% 1
Nottinghamshire -8 5 £42,500 +18.05% 4
Nottingham -12 5 £42,500 +18.05% 3
West Sussex -18 5 £37,500 -27.18% 1
East of England -18 5 £45,000 -6.73% 2

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 389 (63.15%) SQL
2 306 (49.68%) Oracle
3 260 (42.21%) Java
4 243 (39.45%) Agile Software Development
5 220 (35.71%) Finance
6 216 (35.06%) SQL Server
7 204 (33.12%) IBM
8 180 (29.22%) Unix
9 176 (28.57%) Linux
10 121 (19.64%) XML
10 121 (19.64%) Relational Database
11 118 (19.16%) MySQL
12 111 (18.02%) SDLC
13 105 (17.05%) Degree
14 96 (15.58%) Spring
15 95 (15.42%) Web Services
16 94 (15.26%) Banking
17 92 (14.94%) ETL
18 91 (14.77%) ITIL
19 86 (13.96%) Performance Tuning
20 83 (13.47%) JavaScript
21 78 (12.66%) Windows
22 75 (12.18%) Sybase
23 74 (12.01%) Analytical Skills
24 71 (11.53%) Business Intelligence
24 71 (11.53%) Data Warehouse
24 71 (11.53%) Software Engineering
25 70 (11.36%) WebSphere
26 69 (11.20%) Waterfall
27 68 (11.04%) Scrum

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 70 (11.36%) WebSphere
2 31 (5.03%) Tomcat
3 30 (4.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 30 (4.87%) WebLogic
4 23 (3.73%) CICS
5 21 (3.41%) WebSphere Application Server
6 19 (3.08%) JBoss
7 18 (2.92%) Apache
8 15 (2.44%) IIS
9 13 (2.11%) BizTalk Server
10 11 (1.79%) IBM HTTP Server
10 11 (1.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 11 (1.79%) SharePoint
11 9 (1.46%) SAS
12 8 (1.30%) CMS
12 8 (1.30%) Confluence
13 6 (0.97%) MQSeries
14 5 (0.81%) Apache Spark
14 5 (0.81%) ATG Dynamo
14 5 (0.81%) iPlanet
Applications
1 14 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
2 8 (1.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.97%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (0.81%) EngageOne
5 4 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (1.46%) BusinessWorks
2 8 (1.30%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.65%) 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 (0.32%) Magento
5 2 (0.32%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (0.32%) Sage X3
5 2 (0.32%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.16%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (0.16%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.16%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.16%) SAP MDM
6 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 45 (7.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (5.03%) IaaS
3 31 (5.03%) PaaS
4 24 (3.90%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (1.95%) GitHub
6 9 (1.46%) SaaS
7 5 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.32%) Oracle Service Cloud
9 1 (0.16%) AdWords
9 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 37 (6.01%) HTTP
2 18 (2.92%) Firewall
2 18 (2.92%) TCP/IP
3 15 (2.44%) Internet
4 13 (2.11%) Kerberos
5 12 (1.95%) LDAP
6 8 (1.30%) SAN
6 8 (1.30%) WebEx
7 7 (1.14%) DNS
7 7 (1.14%) SSH
8 6 (0.97%) SSL
9 5 (0.81%) Broadband
10 4 (0.65%) ATM
10 4 (0.65%) VLAN
10 4 (0.65%) VPN
11 3 (0.49%) Network Security
12 2 (0.32%) DHCP
12 2 (0.32%) DMZ
12 2 (0.32%) ICMP
13 1 (0.16%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 216 (35.06%) SQL Server
2 121 (19.64%) Relational Database
3 118 (19.16%) MySQL
4 71 (11.53%) Data Warehouse
5 47 (7.63%) RDBMS
6 44 (7.14%) Oracle Database
7 43 (6.98%) MongoDB
8 41 (6.66%) BusinessObjects
9 32 (5.19%) Power BI
10 30 (4.87%) Hadoop
11 29 (4.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 28 (4.55%) NoSQL
13 27 (4.38%) OLAP
14 25 (4.06%) PostgreSQL
14 25 (4.06%) SQL Server 2008
15 23 (3.73%) OLTP
15 23 (3.73%) Oracle OLAP
16 22 (3.57%) QlikView
17 21 (3.41%) Big Data
18 19 (3.08%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 51 (8.28%) Git (software)
2 43 (6.98%) Maven
3 42 (6.82%) Jenkins
4 40 (6.49%) JIRA
5 35 (5.68%) JUnit
6 32 (5.19%) Gradle
7 28 (4.55%) Ant
8 24 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
9 23 (3.73%) Visual Studio
10 22 (3.57%) Hudson
11 19 (3.08%) Selenium
11 19 (3.08%) Subversion
12 16 (2.60%) Cucumber
13 13 (2.11%) Bitbucket
14 12 (1.95%) Mockito
15 11 (1.79%) Concordion
15 11 (1.79%) JBehave
15 11 (1.79%) Rational Application Developer
15 11 (1.79%) TeamCity
16 10 (1.62%) TestNG
General
1 220 (35.71%) Finance
2 94 (15.26%) Banking
3 64 (10.39%) Retail
4 23 (3.73%) Publishing
5 17 (2.76%) Financial Institution
6 10 (1.62%) Investment Banking
6 10 (1.62%) Marketing
7 9 (1.46%) Retail Banking
8 8 (1.30%) French Language
9 7 (1.14%) Games
9 7 (1.14%) German Language
9 7 (1.14%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.97%) Front Office
10 6 (0.97%) Legal
11 5 (0.81%) Advertising
12 4 (0.65%) Corporate Banking
12 4 (0.65%) Law
12 4 (0.65%) Private Banking
13 3 (0.49%) General Ledger
14 2 (0.32%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 219 (35.55%) Developer
2 109 (17.69%) Java Developer
3 65 (10.55%) Consultant
4 61 (9.90%) Senior Developer
5 53 (8.60%) DBA
6 50 (8.12%) Senior Java Developer
7 49 (7.95%) Architect
8 47 (7.63%) Administrator
8 47 (7.63%) Analyst
9 35 (5.68%) Applications Support
10 29 (4.71%) Solutions Architect
11 24 (3.90%) Lead Developer
12 23 (3.73%) Support Analyst
13 22 (3.57%) .NET Developer
13 22 (3.57%) Software Engineer
14 21 (3.41%) DB2 DBA
14 21 (3.41%) Programmer
14 21 (3.41%) SQL DBA
15 20 (3.25%) RPG Programmer
15 20 (3.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (19.64%) XML
2 96 (15.58%) Spring
3 95 (15.42%) Web Services
4 66 (10.71%) HTML
5 65 (10.55%) .NET
6 57 (9.25%) J2EE
7 55 (8.93%) SOAP
8 52 (8.44%) JMS
9 49 (7.95%) CSS
10 48 (7.79%) JSON
11 47 (7.63%) REST
12 46 (7.47%) Hibernate
13 30 (4.87%) AngularJS
13 30 (4.87%) HTML5
14 27 (4.38%) jQuery
15 26 (4.22%) XSD
16 25 (4.06%) CSS3
17 22 (3.57%) Middleware
17 22 (3.57%) Protocol Buffers
18 20 (3.25%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 74 (12.01%) Analytical Skills
2 67 (10.88%) Computer Science
3 49 (7.95%) iSeries
4 46 (7.47%) Mainframe
5 39 (6.33%) AS400
6 38 (6.17%) Data Centre
7 31 (5.03%) Greenfield Project
8 24 (3.90%) CMDB
9 20 (3.25%) Fintech
10 19 (3.08%) Management Information System
11 17 (2.76%) Enterprise Software
12 15 (2.44%) Derivative
12 15 (2.44%) Replication
13 13 (2.11%) User Experience
14 12 (1.95%) Clustering
15 11 (1.79%) OTC Derivatives
16 9 (1.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 7 (1.14%) Linux Command Line
17 7 (1.14%) PMI
18 6 (0.97%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 180 (29.22%) Unix
2 176 (28.57%) Linux
3 78 (12.66%) Windows
4 26 (4.22%) AIX
5 23 (3.73%) Solaris
6 20 (3.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (2.76%) zOS
8 12 (1.95%) CentOS
8 12 (1.95%) HPUX
9 10 (1.62%) Windows Server
10 7 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.81%) SUSE
12 2 (0.32%) Debian
12 2 (0.32%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 243 (39.45%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (18.02%) SDLC
3 92 (14.94%) ETL
4 91 (14.77%) ITIL
5 86 (13.96%) Performance Tuning
6 71 (11.53%) Business Intelligence
6 71 (11.53%) Software Engineering
7 69 (11.20%) Waterfall
8 68 (11.04%) Scrum
9 57 (9.25%) Data Modelling
9 57 (9.25%) TDD
10 56 (9.09%) Unit Testing
11 54 (8.77%) Continuous Integration
11 54 (8.77%) OO
12 53 (8.60%) Stakeholder Management
13 51 (8.28%) Capacity Planning
14 50 (8.12%) Migration
15 45 (7.31%) Project Management
16 43 (6.98%) Service Management
17 41 (6.66%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 389 (63.15%) SQL
2 260 (42.21%) Java
3 83 (13.47%) JavaScript
4 66 (10.71%) Shell Script
5 52 (8.44%) Python
6 43 (6.98%) Perl
7 39 (6.33%) PL/SQL
7 39 (6.33%) RPG
8 38 (6.17%) COBOL
9 33 (5.36%) C#
10 26 (4.22%) C++
11 25 (4.06%) Bash Shell
12 22 (3.57%) T-SQL
13 21 (3.41%) Korn
14 16 (2.60%) PHP
15 14 (2.27%) AWK
15 14 (2.27%) PowerShell
15 14 (2.27%) R
16 12 (1.95%) JCL
17 11 (1.79%) Scala
Qualifications
1 105 (17.05%) Degree
2 35 (5.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 32 (5.19%) PMI Certification
4 27 (4.38%) ISEB
5 25 (4.06%) PMP
6 11 (1.79%) Master's Degree
7 7 (1.14%) CISSP
8 4 (0.65%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.65%) Oracle Certification
8 4 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.65%) RHCE
9 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.49%) Sun Certification
10 2 (0.32%) MCSE
10 2 (0.32%) OCA
10 2 (0.32%) OCP
10 2 (0.32%) RHCA
10 2 (0.32%) RHCSA
10 2 (0.32%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.06%) QA
2 23 (3.73%) Data Quality
3 16 (2.60%) MiFID
4 11 (1.79%) Dodd-Frank
5 10 (1.62%) EMIR
5 10 (1.62%) SLA
6 4 (0.65%) HL7
7 2 (0.32%) SEPA
8 1 (0.16%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.16%) Basel II
8 1 (0.16%) Basel III
8 1 (0.16%) GDPR
System Software
1 41 (6.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (3.90%) Virtual Machines
3 20 (3.25%) Docker
4 10 (1.62%) Active Directory
5 8 (1.30%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 7 (1.14%) Job Entry Subsystem
7 5 (0.81%) Firmware
7 5 (0.81%) iptables
7 5 (0.81%) RACF
7 5 (0.81%) Samba
8 4 (0.65%) HDFS
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 (0.32%) GPFS
10 2 (0.32%) Time Sharing Option
10 2 (0.32%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.16%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 34 (5.52%) Tivoli
2 24 (3.90%) SCVMM
3 14 (2.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 9 (1.46%) Ansible
5 8 (1.30%) NetBackup
6 7 (1.14%) IBM BigFix
6 7 (1.14%) Nagios
6 7 (1.14%) QRadar
6 7 (1.14%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 6 (0.97%) Control-M
7 6 (0.97%) HP Data Protector
8 5 (0.81%) Cacti
8 5 (0.81%) EMC NetWorker
8 5 (0.81%) Oracle ZFS
8 5 (0.81%) Red Hat Satellite
9 4 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.65%) Unicenter
9 4 (0.65%) WebSphere Cast Iron
9 4 (0.65%) ZABBIX
9 4 (0.65%) zSecure
Vendors
1 306 (49.68%) Oracle
2 204 (33.12%) IBM
3 75 (12.18%) Sybase
4 65 (10.55%) Microsoft
5 47 (7.63%) VMware
6 44 (7.14%) Cognos
7 40 (6.49%) HP
8 36 (5.84%) EMC
8 36 (5.84%) NetApp
9 34 (5.52%) SAP
10 30 (4.87%) BMC
11 26 (4.22%) Cisco
12 25 (4.06%) Citrix
13 24 (3.90%) Red Hat
13 24 (3.90%) Teradata
14 23 (3.73%) CheckPoint
14 23 (3.73%) Juniper
15 22 (3.57%) Tableau
16 20 (3.25%) Perforce
17 19 (3.08%) TIBCO
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum x3 Bonus (c£100,000 Package)
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £34,915 to £47,300 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
North West London
onezeero.
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
UK
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Salary dependant on skills
Posted: Yesterday
London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 2 days ago
Scunthorpe, South Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Linking Humans Limited
Salary: Up to £49,000 per annum + 10% bonus, pension, BUPA and 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £750 - £900 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: Pension, Healthcare & Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Linking Humans Limited
Salary: Up to £49,000 per annum plus 10% bonus, pension, Bupa,25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 80000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Kingfisher IT Services
Salary: £negotiable dependent on exp. + benefits and bonus potential
Posted: 6 days ago