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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM DB2
UK
Rank 551 521 404
Rank change year-on-year -30 -117  
Permanent jobs citing DB2 328 502 773
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.39% 0.49% 0.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.26% 1.57% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 181 280 501
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £34,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £85,000
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 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 26030 31968 33257
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 30.65% 30.95% 31.31%
Number of salaries quoted 22065 27219 28171
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 25 March 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 25 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
England -41 288 £52,500 -4.54% 32
London +10 98 £67,500 -3.57% 17
South East +36 72 £55,000 - 3
Scotland +56 40 £66,700 +567.00% 3
Berkshire +52 40 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Glasgow +49 32 £75,000 - 1
West Midlands +18 29 £35,750 -35.00% 2
North West -8 28 £40,000 -13.51% 3
East Midlands +6 22 £42,500 +30.76% 4
Nottinghamshire +7 18 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Lancashire +13 17 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Birmingham +5 17 £42,000 -23.63% 1
Reading +47 14 £53,750 -
Preston - 13 £40,000 -
Kent +26 12 £32,000 -24.70% 2
Yorkshire +11 11 £50,000 +8.10% 2
City of London +33 10 £75,500 +45.19% 5
Surrey +28 10 £70,000 +16.66%
West Yorkshire +27 10 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Nottingham +2 9 £55,000 +69.23%
East of England 0 9 £45,500 +33.82% 1
Leeds +27 8 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Edinburgh +4 8 £47,500 +375.00% 2
Bracknell - 8 £52,500 -
South West -20 7 £45,000 +16.78%
Solihull - 7 £34,000 -
Cheshire +3 6 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +16 5 £42,500 -15.42%
Cambridgeshire -1 5 - -
Manchester -20 5 £52,500 -19.23%

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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 with a requirement for DB2.

1 508 (62.56%) SQL
2 400 (49.26%) Oracle
3 377 (46.43%) Java
4 301 (37.07%) SQL Server
5 292 (35.96%) Agile Software Development
6 276 (33.99%) Finance
7 255 (31.40%) IBM
8 215 (26.48%) Linux
9 202 (24.88%) Unix
10 172 (21.18%) Relational Database
11 161 (19.83%) XML
12 149 (18.35%) MySQL
13 143 (17.61%) WebSphere
14 140 (17.24%) Degree
15 135 (16.63%) Windows
16 128 (15.76%) Spring
17 126 (15.52%) Banking
18 118 (14.53%) Web Services
19 111 (13.67%) ITIL
20 110 (13.55%) MS Excel
21 101 (12.44%) HTML
21 101 (12.44%) Retail
22 99 (12.19%) Scrum
23 98 (12.07%) JavaScript
23 98 (12.07%) Performance Tuning
24 97 (11.95%) ETL
25 93 (11.45%) Migration
26 90 (11.08%) Mainframe
26 90 (11.08%) Data Warehouse
27 88 (10.84%) Analytical Skills

DB2
Top Related 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
1 143 (17.61%) WebSphere
2 68 (8.37%) WebSphere Application Server
3 65 (8.00%) Tomcat
4 54 (6.65%) JBoss
5 53 (6.53%) Apache
5 53 (6.53%) CICS
6 48 (5.91%) WebLogic
7 44 (5.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 28 (3.45%) IIS
9 19 (2.34%) BizTalk Server
10 17 (2.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 15 (1.85%) Oracle Coherence
12 12 (1.48%) SAS
12 12 (1.48%) SharePoint
13 10 (1.23%) MQSeries
14 8 (0.99%) Apache Spark
15 7 (0.86%) ATG Dynamo
15 7 (0.86%) iPlanet
16 5 (0.62%) FileNet
16 5 (0.62%) Luigi
Applications
1 110 (13.55%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.97%) MS Office
3 12 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.74%) MS Project
5 4 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.25%) EngageOne
7 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (1.48%) BusinessWorks
2 7 (0.86%) SAP MDM
3 4 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.49%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
4 3 (0.37%) Infor M3
4 3 (0.37%) Loan IQ
4 3 (0.37%) Oracle 11i
4 3 (0.37%) RMDS
5 2 (0.25%) BASE24
5 2 (0.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.25%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (0.25%) Postilion
5 2 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.25%) Sage X3
5 2 (0.25%) SAP Hybris
5 2 (0.25%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.12%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (0.12%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 72 (8.87%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (7.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 48 (5.91%) IaaS
3 48 (5.91%) PaaS
4 43 (5.30%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (0.99%) GitHub
7 5 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.25%) SaaS
9 1 (0.12%) Basecamp
9 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 45 (5.54%) TCP/IP
2 43 (5.30%) HTTP
3 33 (4.06%) SAN
4 30 (3.69%) LDAP
5 28 (3.45%) SSL
6 23 (2.83%) Kerberos
7 19 (2.34%) SSH
8 18 (2.22%) LAN
9 16 (1.97%) Firewall
9 16 (1.97%) FTP
10 15 (1.85%) Internet
10 15 (1.85%) WAN
11 14 (1.72%) FCoE
11 14 (1.72%) Fibre Channel
11 14 (1.72%) Multicast
11 14 (1.72%) NAS
12 11 (1.35%) iSCSI
13 8 (0.99%) Network Security
14 5 (0.62%) ATM
15 4 (0.49%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 301 (37.07%) SQL Server
2 172 (21.18%) Relational Database
3 149 (18.35%) MySQL
4 90 (11.08%) Data Warehouse
5 86 (10.59%) RDBMS
6 61 (7.51%) BusinessObjects
7 43 (5.30%) MongoDB
7 43 (5.30%) NoSQL
8 35 (4.31%) PostgreSQL
9 33 (4.06%) QlikView
9 33 (4.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 32 (3.94%) Oracle Database
11 29 (3.57%) Big Data
12 27 (3.33%) Hadoop
12 27 (3.33%) OLAP
13 25 (3.08%) SAP Data Services
14 24 (2.96%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 24 (2.96%) Power BI
15 23 (2.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 22 (2.71%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 69 (8.50%) Git (software)
2 67 (8.25%) Maven
3 60 (7.39%) JUnit
4 59 (7.27%) Jenkins
5 53 (6.53%) Gradle
6 42 (5.17%) Subversion
7 37 (4.56%) Hudson
8 33 (4.06%) Cucumber
8 33 (4.06%) Rational Application Developer
9 32 (3.94%) JIRA
10 30 (3.69%) Ant
11 27 (3.33%) TeamCity
12 25 (3.08%) Visual Studio
13 23 (2.83%) Jasmine
13 23 (2.83%) Team Foundation Server
14 22 (2.71%) Selenium
15 21 (2.59%) Concordion
15 21 (2.59%) JBehave
15 21 (2.59%) Mocha
16 20 (2.46%) Mockito
General
1 276 (33.99%) Finance
2 126 (15.52%) Banking
3 101 (12.44%) Retail
4 44 (5.42%) Publishing
5 40 (4.93%) Telecoms
6 25 (3.08%) Games
7 23 (2.83%) Financial Institution
8 17 (2.09%) Retail Banking
9 16 (1.97%) Corporate Banking
10 14 (1.72%) Front Office
11 11 (1.35%) Investment Banking
12 8 (0.99%) Marketing
13 4 (0.49%) Back Office
13 4 (0.49%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.37%) Legal
14 3 (0.37%) Local Government
15 2 (0.25%) Advertising
15 2 (0.25%) Spanish Language
16 1 (0.12%) Billing
16 1 (0.12%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 250 (30.79%) Developer
2 143 (17.61%) Java Developer
3 101 (12.44%) Consultant
4 100 (12.32%) Analyst
5 97 (11.95%) Architect
6 75 (9.24%) Senior Developer
7 62 (7.64%) Senior Java Developer
8 51 (6.28%) DBA
9 48 (5.91%) Solutions Architect
10 45 (5.54%) Applications Support
11 43 (5.30%) Designer
12 35 (4.31%) Support Analyst
13 33 (4.06%) Administrator
13 33 (4.06%) Programmer
14 31 (3.82%) Applications Support Analyst
15 30 (3.69%) Technical Consultant
16 28 (3.45%) COBOL Analyst
17 27 (3.33%) Data Architect
18 25 (3.08%) SAP Consultant
18 25 (3.08%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (19.83%) XML
2 128 (15.76%) Spring
3 118 (14.53%) Web Services
4 101 (12.44%) HTML
5 75 (9.24%) JSON
6 64 (7.88%) J2EE
7 62 (7.64%) JMS
8 60 (7.39%) .NET
9 58 (7.14%) SOAP
10 57 (7.02%) CSS
11 55 (6.77%) REST
12 53 (6.53%) Hibernate
12 53 (6.53%) Middleware
13 40 (4.93%) jQuery
14 36 (4.43%) RESTful
15 35 (4.31%) Node.js
16 34 (4.19%) Java EE
17 33 (4.06%) JSP
18 32 (3.94%) XSLT
19 31 (3.82%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 90 (11.08%) Mainframe
2 88 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
3 81 (9.98%) Computer Science
4 76 (9.36%) iSeries
5 55 (6.77%) Data Centre
6 53 (6.53%) AS400
7 46 (5.67%) Enterprise Software
8 43 (5.30%) CMDB
9 23 (2.83%) Derivative
10 21 (2.59%) Management Information System
11 15 (1.85%) IBM Mainframe
12 13 (1.60%) Fintech
13 10 (1.23%) Online Games
13 10 (1.23%) OTC Derivatives
14 9 (1.11%) Clustering
14 9 (1.11%) Replication
14 9 (1.11%) User Experience
15 8 (0.99%) Fixed Income
15 8 (0.99%) Reference Data
16 6 (0.74%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 215 (26.48%) Linux
2 202 (24.88%) Unix
3 135 (16.63%) Windows
4 43 (5.30%) Solaris
5 28 (3.45%) AIX
6 21 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (2.34%) zOS
8 16 (1.97%) Windows Server
9 14 (1.72%) MVS
10 9 (1.11%) CentOS
11 7 (0.86%) HPUX
12 5 (0.62%) SUSE
13 4 (0.49%) Debian
13 4 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
14 3 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
15 2 (0.25%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.25%) VMS
15 2 (0.25%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.12%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 292 (35.96%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (13.67%) ITIL
3 99 (12.19%) Scrum
4 98 (12.07%) Performance Tuning
5 97 (11.95%) ETL
6 93 (11.45%) Migration
7 85 (10.47%) Software Engineering
8 83 (10.22%) SDLC
9 82 (10.10%) Capacity Planning
9 82 (10.10%) TDD
10 81 (9.98%) Business Intelligence
10 81 (9.98%) UML
11 76 (9.36%) OO
12 70 (8.62%) Project Management
13 68 (8.37%) Unit Testing
14 67 (8.25%) Continuous Integration
15 62 (7.64%) Continuous Improvement
16 58 (7.14%) Presales
16 58 (7.14%) PRINCE2
17 57 (7.02%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 508 (62.56%) SQL
2 377 (46.43%) Java
3 98 (12.07%) JavaScript
4 74 (9.11%) Shell Script
5 69 (8.50%) COBOL
6 59 (7.27%) RPG
7 49 (6.03%) JCL
8 43 (5.30%) C#
9 31 (3.82%) Python
10 29 (3.57%) C++
11 28 (3.45%) PL/SQL
12 22 (2.71%) C
12 22 (2.71%) T-SQL
13 20 (2.46%) Perl
13 20 (2.46%) RPG IV
14 17 (2.09%) R
15 16 (1.97%) Bash Shell
16 14 (1.72%) RPG III
17 11 (1.35%) Assembly Language
17 11 (1.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 140 (17.24%) Degree
2 48 (5.91%) PMI Certification
3 46 (5.67%) ISEB
4 43 (5.30%) PMP
5 7 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (0.62%) CISSP
7 4 (0.49%) Sun Certification
8 3 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.37%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.25%) MCSE
9 2 (0.25%) OCA
9 2 (0.25%) OCP
9 2 (0.25%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.25%) RHCA
9 2 (0.25%) RHCE
9 2 (0.25%) RHCSA
9 2 (0.25%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.12%) MCP
10 1 (0.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (4.56%) Data Quality
2 29 (3.57%) QA
3 21 (2.59%) MiFID
4 17 (2.09%) Dodd-Frank
5 12 (1.48%) EMIR
6 7 (0.86%) SLA
7 5 (0.62%) HL7
8 2 (0.25%) PMO
9 1 (0.12%) Basel II
9 1 (0.12%) Basel III
9 1 (0.12%) GDPR
System Software
1 69 (8.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (5.54%) Virtual Machines
3 27 (3.33%) Docker
4 22 (2.71%) Firmware
4 22 (2.71%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 21 (2.59%) Samba
6 17 (2.09%) iptables
7 14 (1.72%) NFS
7 14 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
7 14 (1.72%) SRDF
8 12 (1.48%) Hyper-V
9 11 (1.35%) KVM
9 11 (1.35%) Xen
10 7 (0.86%) HDFS
10 7 (0.86%) RACF
11 6 (0.74%) Time Sharing Option
12 4 (0.49%) Active Directory
13 3 (0.37%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 2 (0.25%) ACF2
14 2 (0.25%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 43 (5.30%) SCVMM
2 29 (3.57%) Tivoli
3 20 (2.46%) Nagios
4 18 (2.22%) HP Data Protector
4 18 (2.22%) NetBackup
5 17 (2.09%) Cacti
5 17 (2.09%) Oracle ZFS
5 17 (2.09%) Red Hat Satellite
6 9 (1.11%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 6 (0.74%) Ansible
7 6 (0.74%) Control-M
7 6 (0.74%) EMC NetWorker
7 6 (0.74%) IBM BigFix
7 6 (0.74%) QRadar
7 6 (0.74%) zSecure
8 5 (0.62%) WebSphere Cast Iron
9 4 (0.49%) Oozie
9 4 (0.49%) Oracle RMAN
9 4 (0.49%) Puppet
10 3 (0.37%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 400 (49.26%) Oracle
2 255 (31.40%) IBM
3 85 (10.47%) NetApp
4 77 (9.48%) VMware
5 74 (9.11%) Sybase
6 69 (8.50%) EMC
6 69 (8.50%) HP
7 56 (6.90%) Cisco
8 50 (6.16%) Citrix
8 50 (6.16%) SAP
9 49 (6.03%) Microsoft
10 45 (5.54%) BMC
11 44 (5.42%) Teradata
12 42 (5.17%) CheckPoint
12 42 (5.17%) Juniper
12 42 (5.17%) Red Hat
13 39 (4.80%) Cognos
14 36 (4.43%) TIBCO
15 31 (3.82%) Informatica
16 24 (2.96%) Sun
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000-£45,000+ EXCELLENT package
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Competitive salary + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
The Workshop
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Avance Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Circa £45k - £50k + Bonus. Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Empiric Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Package
Posted: 15 days ago
Chorley
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Experian
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £60000 - £95000 per annum + bens + bonus
Posted: 27 days ago
Leicestershire
Next
Posted: 23 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Next
Salary: Completive salary and benefits package including relocation package
Posted: 27 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Maidenhead
Fixed Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 24 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Next
Salary: Completive salary and benefits package including relocation package
Posted: 26 days ago