Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for DB2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DB2 over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM DB2
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 277 240 284
Rank change year-on-year -37 +44 -44
Permanent jobs citing DB2 36 83 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.37% 0.79% 0.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.28% 2.90% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 32 43 29
West Midlands median annual salary £49,250 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.88% -10.53% +35.71%
10th Percentile £33,000 £22,350 £28,050
90th Percentile £74,000 £69,750 £76,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% - +10.00%

DB2 is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 2,822 2,862 3,078
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 28.73% 27.17% 29.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2,361 2,410 2,646
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £60,250 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing DB2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for DB2 in the West Midlands

DB2
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for DB2 in the West Midlands

DB2
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DB2 in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for DB2 in the West Midlands

DB2
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -14 16 £53,000 -7.83% 1
Coventry +8 13 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Staffordshire +13 6 £45,000 -8.16%
Warwickshire - 1 £52,500 - 1
DB2
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for DB2.

1 28 (77.78%) SQL
2 25 (69.44%) Oracle
3 17 (47.22%) IBM
4 16 (44.44%) Java
5 15 (41.67%) SQL Server
6 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 12 (33.33%) Jenkins
7 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (27.78%) MySQL
7 10 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (25.00%) Linux
8 9 (25.00%) Spring
8 9 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
9 8 (22.22%) Degree
9 8 (22.22%) ETL
10 7 (19.44%) OCP
10 7 (19.44%) Oracle Certification
10 7 (19.44%) SOAP
10 7 (19.44%) JBoss
10 7 (19.44%) RUP
10 7 (19.44%) J2EE
10 7 (19.44%) MVC
10 7 (19.44%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (19.44%) Hibernate
10 7 (19.44%) Scrum
10 7 (19.44%) Spring MVC
10 7 (19.44%) WebSphere
10 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (19.44%) Kanban

DB2
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 7 (19.44%) JBoss
1 7 (19.44%) OpenStack
1 7 (19.44%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (5.56%) IaaS
3 2 (5.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (27.78%) MySQL
3 7 (19.44%) MariaDB
3 7 (19.44%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
5 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database
5 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (11.11%) Oracle9i Database
5 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (8.33%) MongoDB
7 2 (5.56%) Cognos Report Studio
7 2 (5.56%) DataStage
7 2 (5.56%) DecisionStream
7 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (5.56%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (5.56%) OLTP
8 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (13.89%) Cucumber
2 5 (13.89%) HP UFT
2 5 (13.89%) JUnit
2 5 (13.89%) Protractor
2 5 (13.89%) Ranorex
2 5 (13.89%) Selenium
3 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
1 6 (16.67%) Retail
2 2 (5.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Architect
1 13 (36.11%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 7 (19.44%) Lead Architect
4 6 (16.67%) Data Architect
5 5 (13.89%) Automation Test Lead
5 5 (13.89%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Test Architect
5 5 (13.89%) Test Automation Architect
6 4 (11.11%) Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Junior
7 3 (8.33%) Junior Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Junior Java Developer
7 3 (8.33%) SQL Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Data Analytics Consultant
8 2 (5.56%) Financial Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) Spring
2 7 (19.44%) Hibernate
2 7 (19.44%) J2EE
2 7 (19.44%) JPA
2 7 (19.44%) REST
2 7 (19.44%) SOAP
2 7 (19.44%) Spring MVC
3 6 (16.67%) MSMQ
4 5 (13.89%) .NET
4 5 (13.89%) Node.js
4 5 (13.89%) WPF
5 4 (11.11%) XML
6 1 (2.78%) J2SE
6 1 (2.78%) Java SE
6 1 (2.78%) Servlets
6 1 (2.78%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) iSeries
1 5 (13.89%) Mobile App
2 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) BYOD
3 2 (5.56%) CMDB
3 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.56%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.56%) Fintech
3 2 (5.56%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.78%) Clustering
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Linux
2 6 (16.67%) Windows
3 5 (13.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (22.22%) ETL
3 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (19.44%) Kanban
3 7 (19.44%) Mentoring
3 7 (19.44%) MVC
3 7 (19.44%) RUP
3 7 (19.44%) Scrum
4 6 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 5 (13.89%) BDD
5 5 (13.89%) Business Analysis
5 5 (13.89%) Dimensional Modelling
5 5 (13.89%) Functional Testing
5 5 (13.89%) Parallel Processing
5 5 (13.89%) Project Management
5 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
5 5 (13.89%) TDD
5 5 (13.89%) Test Automation
5 5 (13.89%) Unit Testing
5 5 (13.89%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (77.78%) SQL
2 16 (44.44%) Java
3 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.89%) C#
4 5 (13.89%) Delphi
4 5 (13.89%) Groovy
4 5 (13.89%) RPG
4 5 (13.89%) Scala
5 2 (5.56%) Korn
5 2 (5.56%) Perl
5 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Degree
2 7 (19.44%) OCP
2 7 (19.44%) Oracle Certification
3 5 (13.89%) ISTQB
3 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (5.56%) ISEB
4 2 (5.56%) PMI Certification
4 2 (5.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) Data Quality
1 2 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) Docker
2 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) Ansible
1 7 (19.44%) Kubernetes
1 7 (19.44%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (19.44%) Puppet
1 7 (19.44%) Terraform
2 2 (5.56%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 25 (69.44%) Oracle
2 17 (47.22%) IBM
3 6 (16.67%) Teradata
4 5 (13.89%) Greenplum
4 5 (13.89%) Netezza
4 5 (13.89%) Vertica
5 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 3 (8.33%) Sybase
6 3 (8.33%) VMware
7 2 (5.56%) BMC
7 2 (5.56%) CheckPoint
7 2 (5.56%) Cisco
7 2 (5.56%) Citrix
7 2 (5.56%) Cognos
7 2 (5.56%) EMC
7 2 (5.56%) HP
7 2 (5.56%) Juniper
7 2 (5.56%) NetApp
7 2 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (2.78%) Informatica