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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 36 48 22
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -26
Permanent jobs citing DB2 43 33 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 7.80% 5.64% 11.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 23.50% 26.83% 26.62%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 3
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
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
183 123 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 33.21% 21.03% 42.64%
Number of salaries quoted 133 89 102
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £26,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DB2 across the Watford region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

DB2 Salary Histogram in Watford

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 66 (95.65%) Java
1 66 (95.65%) SQL
2 59 (85.51%) WebSphere
3 58 (84.06%) UNIX
4 50 (72.46%) IBM
5 44 (63.77%) Linux
5 44 (63.77%) Oracle
6 42 (60.87%) HTML
7 41 (59.42%) Windows
8 40 (57.97%) JavaScript
9 39 (56.52%) WebSphere Application Server
10 38 (55.07%) J2EE
10 38 (55.07%) AIX
11 36 (52.17%) Tomcat
12 34 (49.28%) Apache
12 34 (49.28%) Perl
13 33 (47.83%) MySQL
13 33 (47.83%) XML
14 27 (39.13%) JDBC
14 27 (39.13%) Solaris
14 27 (39.13%) Automated Testing
14 27 (39.13%) Bash Shell
14 27 (39.13%) Retail
14 27 (39.13%) Apache ServiceMix
15 25 (36.23%) Subversion
15 25 (36.23%) E-Commerce
16 23 (33.33%) HTTP
16 23 (33.33%) Sun
16 23 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
17 22 (31.88%) CSS

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 59 (85.51%) WebSphere
2 39 (56.52%) WebSphere Application Server
3 36 (52.17%) Tomcat
4 34 (49.28%) Apache
5 27 (39.13%) Apache ServiceMix
6 13 (18.84%) IIS
6 13 (18.84%) IBM HTTP Server
7 12 (17.39%) MQSeries
8 9 (13.04%) Drupal
9 8 (11.59%) JBoss
10 3 (4.35%) Apache Solr
11 1 (1.45%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (21.74%) MS Office
2 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (13.04%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 23 (33.33%) HTTP
2 14 (20.29%) FTP
3 11 (15.94%) Internet
4 7 (10.14%) HTTPS
5 2 (2.90%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (47.83%) MySQL
2 20 (28.99%) DbVisualizer
3 4 (5.80%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (36.23%) Subversion
2 17 (24.64%) LoadRunner
2 17 (24.64%) Rational Application Developer
3 13 (18.84%) JUnit
3 13 (18.84%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 13 (18.84%) Eclipse
4 10 (14.49%) HP UFT
4 10 (14.49%) Selenium
4 10 (14.49%) WebDriver
4 10 (14.49%) Cucumber
5 7 (10.14%) JMeter
6 2 (2.90%) Firebug
6 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.90%) Ant
General
1 27 (39.13%) Retail
2 7 (10.14%) Finance
3 1 (1.45%) Advertising
3 1 (1.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (31.88%) Tester
2 17 (24.64%) Analyst
3 16 (23.19%) Developer
3 16 (23.19%) Java Developer
4 14 (20.29%) Support Analyst
4 14 (20.29%) Operations Analyst
4 14 (20.29%) Operations Support Analyst
5 13 (18.84%) Java Consultant
5 13 (18.84%) Consultant
5 13 (18.84%) Support Consultant
6 10 (14.49%) Automation Tester
6 10 (14.49%) Selenium Tester
7 6 (8.70%) Architect
8 4 (5.80%) Technical Specialist
8 4 (5.80%) Systems Architect
9 3 (4.35%) Support Manager
9 3 (4.35%) Performance Analyst
10 2 (2.90%) Infrastructure Architect
10 2 (2.90%) Performance Tester
10 2 (2.90%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (60.87%) HTML
2 38 (55.07%) J2EE
3 33 (47.83%) XML
4 27 (39.13%) JDBC
5 22 (31.88%) CSS
6 20 (28.99%) JSP
6 20 (28.99%) Flash
7 14 (20.29%) WebSphere MQ
8 13 (18.84%) Spring
8 13 (18.84%) JSTL
8 13 (18.84%) Spring MVC
8 13 (18.84%) XHTML
8 13 (18.84%) JMS
8 13 (18.84%) Struts
8 13 (18.84%) Web Services
8 13 (18.84%) REST
9 10 (14.49%) Gherkin
9 10 (14.49%) RESTful
10 4 (5.80%) Servlets
10 4 (5.80%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.99%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 58 (84.06%) UNIX
2 44 (63.77%) Linux
3 41 (59.42%) Windows
4 38 (55.07%) AIX
5 27 (39.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (39.13%) Automated Testing
2 25 (36.23%) E-Commerce
3 23 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (28.99%) System Testing
5 17 (24.64%) Problem Management
5 17 (24.64%) ITIL
5 17 (24.64%) MVC
6 14 (20.29%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (18.84%) Content Management
7 13 (18.84%) RAD
7 13 (18.84%) Web Development
8 10 (14.49%) Test Scripting
8 10 (14.49%) Test Automation
8 10 (14.49%) Regression Testing
8 10 (14.49%) Document Management
8 10 (14.49%) TDD
8 10 (14.49%) Coaching
9 8 (11.59%) BDD
10 7 (10.14%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (10.14%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 66 (95.65%) Java
1 66 (95.65%) SQL
2 40 (57.97%) JavaScript
3 34 (49.28%) Perl
4 27 (39.13%) Bash Shell
5 9 (13.04%) PHP
6 7 (10.14%) AWK
7 3 (4.35%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.90%) Python
8 2 (2.90%) Jython
9 1 (1.45%) Ruby
9 1 (1.45%) C#
9 1 (1.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (18.84%) Sun Certification
2 1 (1.45%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.39%) QA
2 3 (4.35%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) Puppet
1 2 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.90%) Ansible
Vendors
1 50 (72.46%) IBM
2 44 (63.77%) Oracle
3 23 (33.33%) Sun
4 14 (20.29%) Microsoft
5 10 (14.49%) HP
6 5 (7.25%) hybris
7 3 (4.35%) Demandware
7 3 (4.35%) DataCash
7 3 (4.35%) Ogone
7 3 (4.35%) ATG