The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 54 42 44
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Permanent jobs citing DB2 3 33 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.66% 5.74% 5.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.57% 17.46% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 4
Median salary £55,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
84 189 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 18.50% 32.87% 24.34%
Number of salaries quoted 81 150 94
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £33,600 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing DB2 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 August 2016, 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 Watford region with a requirement for DB2.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) J2EE
2 9 (90.00%) E-Commerce
2 9 (90.00%) WebSphere
3 8 (80.00%) Retail
3 8 (80.00%) Unix
3 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 8 (80.00%) HTML
4 6 (60.00%) Finance
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle
4 6 (60.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (50.00%) EJB
5 5 (50.00%) CSS
5 5 (50.00%) JSP
5 5 (50.00%) Servlets
5 5 (50.00%) Linux
5 5 (50.00%) UML
5 5 (50.00%) Internet
5 5 (50.00%) MVC
5 5 (50.00%) Rational Application Developer
6 4 (40.00%) IBM
7 3 (30.00%) HP
7 3 (30.00%) HP UFT
7 3 (30.00%) LoadRunner
7 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
7 3 (30.00%) Flash
7 3 (30.00%) MQSeries
7 3 (30.00%) XML
7 3 (30.00%) DbVisualizer

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 9 (90.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (60.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (30.00%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) DbVisualizer
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (10.00%) Big Data
2 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Rational Application Developer
2 3 (30.00%) HP UFT
2 3 (30.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 8 (80.00%) Retail
2 6 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Architect
1 5 (50.00%) Systems Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Unix Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Manager
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Service Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) J2EE
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
3 5 (50.00%) CSS
3 5 (50.00%) EJB
3 5 (50.00%) JSP
3 5 (50.00%) Servlets
4 3 (30.00%) Flash
4 3 (30.00%) XML
5 1 (10.00%) REST
5 1 (10.00%) Spring
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Unix
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (50.00%) MVC
2 5 (50.00%) UML
3 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Presales
3 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (30.00%) System Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (10.00%) Release Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) IBM
3 3 (30.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Sybase