The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 43 50 24
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -26
Permanent jobs citing DB2 23 21 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.31% 3.64% 9.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.53% 12.73% 25.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 13
Average salary - £63,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.09%
DB2
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
170 165 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 31.84% 28.60% 37.17%
Number of salaries quoted 137 137 105
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DB2 across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

DB2
Salary Trend in Watford

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

DB2 Salary Trend in Watford

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing DB2 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DB2.

1 76 (97.44%) Java
2 68 (87.18%) J2EE
3 66 (84.62%) E-Commerce
4 56 (71.79%) SQL
5 48 (61.54%) UNIX
5 48 (61.54%) IBM
6 45 (57.69%) HTML
7 44 (56.41%) Oracle
8 43 (55.13%) JavaScript
8 43 (55.13%) Retail
8 43 (55.13%) WebSphere
9 39 (50.00%) Linux
10 35 (44.87%) Windows
11 32 (41.03%) HTTP
12 29 (37.18%) CSS
13 27 (34.62%) WebSphere Application Server
13 27 (34.62%) MQSeries
14 26 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
15 25 (32.05%) Problem Management
15 25 (32.05%) ITIL
16 24 (30.77%) AIX
17 23 (29.49%) XML
17 23 (29.49%) Tomcat
17 23 (29.49%) Automated Testing
18 22 (28.21%) SQL Server
18 22 (28.21%) Perl
18 22 (28.21%) hybris
18 22 (28.21%) Demandware
18 22 (28.21%) Ogone
19 21 (26.92%) JSP

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing DB2 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DB2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 43 (55.13%) WebSphere
2 27 (34.62%) WebSphere Application Server
2 27 (34.62%) MQSeries
3 23 (29.49%) Tomcat
4 14 (17.95%) IIS
4 14 (17.95%) IBM HTTP Server
5 11 (14.10%) Apache Solr
6 9 (11.54%) Apache
7 8 (10.26%) JBoss
7 8 (10.26%) Drupal
8 6 (7.69%) CMS
9 2 (2.56%) Apache ServiceMix
10 1 (1.28%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 14 (17.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (17.95%) Magento
2 1 (1.28%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 32 (41.03%) HTTP
2 14 (17.95%) FTP
3 11 (14.10%) Internet
4 7 (8.97%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.28%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.21%) SQL Server
2 20 (25.64%) MySQL
3 16 (20.51%) DbVisualizer
4 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 20 (25.64%) LoadRunner
2 13 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (8.97%) JMeter
4 5 (6.41%) Subversion
4 5 (6.41%) Rational Application Developer
5 3 (3.85%) WebDriver
5 3 (3.85%) Cucumber
5 3 (3.85%) Selenium
6 2 (2.56%) Firebug
7 1 (1.28%) Ant
7 1 (1.28%) JUnit
7 1 (1.28%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 1 (1.28%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
General
1 43 (55.13%) Retail
2 15 (19.23%) Finance
3 1 (1.28%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (29.49%) Developer
2 18 (23.08%) Tester
3 16 (20.51%) Analyst
4 13 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 13 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
4 13 (16.67%) Operations Support Analyst
5 12 (15.38%) Lead Developer
5 12 (15.38%) Applications Developer
6 11 (14.10%) Support Manager
7 6 (7.69%) Magento Developer
8 5 (6.41%) Architect
9 4 (5.13%) Java Developer
9 4 (5.13%) Technical Specialist
9 4 (5.13%) Systems Architect
10 3 (3.85%) Automation Tester
10 3 (3.85%) Selenium Tester
10 3 (3.85%) Performance Analyst
11 2 (2.56%) Performance Tester
12 1 (1.28%) Java Consultant
12 1 (1.28%) Applications Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (87.18%) J2EE
2 45 (57.69%) HTML
3 29 (37.18%) CSS
4 23 (29.49%) XML
5 21 (26.92%) JSP
6 16 (20.51%) Flash
7 15 (19.23%) JDBC
8 13 (16.67%) Middleware
9 6 (7.69%) jQuery
9 6 (7.69%) Ajax
9 6 (7.69%) Java EE
9 6 (7.69%) DHTML
10 4 (5.13%) EJB
10 4 (5.13%) Servlets
11 3 (3.85%) RESTful
11 3 (3.85%) Gherkin
12 1 (1.28%) REST
12 1 (1.28%) Spring
12 1 (1.28%) JSTL
12 1 (1.28%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.28%) PDA
2 1 (1.28%) Open Source
2 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 48 (61.54%) UNIX
2 39 (50.00%) Linux
3 35 (44.87%) Windows
4 24 (30.77%) AIX
5 15 (19.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (84.62%) E-Commerce
2 26 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (32.05%) ITIL
3 25 (32.05%) Problem Management
4 23 (29.49%) Automated Testing
5 16 (20.51%) OOP
5 16 (20.51%) OO
5 16 (20.51%) System Testing
6 15 (19.23%) Software Engineering
7 14 (17.95%) Content Management
8 13 (16.67%) Regression Testing
9 11 (14.10%) Time Management
10 9 (11.54%) TDD
11 7 (8.97%) Change Management
11 7 (8.97%) Web Development
11 7 (8.97%) Performance Testing
11 7 (8.97%) Capacity Planning
11 7 (8.97%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (8.97%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (8.97%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 76 (97.44%) Java
2 56 (71.79%) SQL
3 43 (55.13%) JavaScript
4 22 (28.21%) Perl
5 15 (19.23%) Bash Shell
6 14 (17.95%) PHP
7 11 (14.10%) PL/SQL
8 7 (8.97%) AWK
9 1 (1.28%) Jython
9 1 (1.28%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (15.38%) ISEB
1 12 (15.38%) Degree
1 12 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.28%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.10%) SLA
2 4 (5.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) Puppet
1 1 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.28%) Ansible
Vendors
1 48 (61.54%) IBM
2 44 (56.41%) Oracle
3 22 (28.21%) hybris
3 22 (28.21%) Demandware
3 22 (28.21%) Ogone
4 21 (26.92%) ATG
5 19 (24.36%) Sun
6 16 (20.51%) DataCash
7 14 (17.95%) Microsoft
8 13 (16.67%) HP
9 6 (7.69%) CyberSource