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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 22 22 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing DB2 52 39 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 9.94% 9.58% 15.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 24.53% 24.84% 42.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 17
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +44.44%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
212 157 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 40.54% 38.57% 35.76%
Number of salaries quoted 125 113 104
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £27,825
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

DB2 Salary Histogram in Watford

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 77 (98.72%) Java
2 76 (97.44%) E-Commerce
3 71 (91.03%) J2EE
4 56 (71.79%) SQL
5 55 (70.51%) UNIX
6 53 (67.95%) Retail
7 48 (61.54%) Oracle
8 47 (60.26%) HTML
8 47 (60.26%) JavaScript
9 46 (58.97%) IBM
10 44 (56.41%) WebSphere
11 43 (55.13%) Linux
12 35 (44.87%) Windows
12 35 (44.87%) CSS
12 35 (44.87%) HTTP
13 32 (41.03%) WebSphere Application Server
14 30 (38.46%) ITIL
14 30 (38.46%) MQSeries
14 30 (38.46%) Problem Management
15 29 (37.18%) Finance
15 29 (37.18%) JSP
16 25 (32.05%) hybris
17 24 (30.77%) Bash Shell
17 24 (30.77%) IBM HTTP Server
17 24 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
17 24 (30.77%) JDBC
17 24 (30.77%) AIX
17 24 (30.77%) Solaris
17 24 (30.77%) Tomcat
17 24 (30.77%) IIS

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 44 (56.41%) WebSphere
2 32 (41.03%) WebSphere Application Server
3 30 (38.46%) MQSeries
4 24 (30.77%) IBM HTTP Server
4 24 (30.77%) Tomcat
4 24 (30.77%) IIS
5 11 (14.10%) Apache Solr
6 6 (7.69%) CMS
Applications
1 19 (24.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (7.69%) Magento
2 1 (1.28%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 35 (44.87%) HTTP
2 19 (24.36%) FTP
3 8 (10.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.21%) SQL Server
2 16 (20.51%) MySQL
3 12 (15.38%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 13 (16.67%) Rational Application Developer
2 11 (14.10%) QuickTest Pro
2 11 (14.10%) LoadRunner
3 6 (7.69%) Subversion
4 5 (6.41%) JUnit
4 5 (6.41%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 5 (6.41%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.28%) Selenium
5 1 (1.28%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.28%) Cucumber
General
1 53 (67.95%) Retail
2 29 (37.18%) Finance
3 10 (12.82%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.28%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (34.62%) Developer
2 18 (23.08%) Analyst
2 18 (23.08%) Support Analyst
2 18 (23.08%) Operations Analyst
2 18 (23.08%) Operations Support Analyst
3 14 (17.95%) Applications Developer
3 14 (17.95%) Lead Developer
4 12 (15.38%) Tester
5 11 (14.10%) Support Manager
6 8 (10.26%) Systems Architect
6 8 (10.26%) Architect
7 6 (7.69%) Java Developer
7 6 (7.69%) Magento Developer
8 4 (5.13%) Senior Systems Architect
8 4 (5.13%) Senior Architect
9 3 (3.85%) Java Consultant
9 3 (3.85%) Consultant
9 3 (3.85%) Support Consultant
10 2 (2.56%) Programmer
10 2 (2.56%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (91.03%) J2EE
2 47 (60.26%) HTML
3 35 (44.87%) CSS
4 29 (37.18%) JSP
5 24 (30.77%) JDBC
6 23 (29.49%) XML
7 19 (24.36%) Middleware
8 12 (15.38%) Flash
9 8 (10.26%) Servlets
9 8 (10.26%) EJB
10 6 (7.69%) Ajax
10 6 (7.69%) Java EE
10 6 (7.69%) jQuery
10 6 (7.69%) DHTML
11 5 (6.41%) Struts
11 5 (6.41%) XHTML
11 5 (6.41%) JMS
11 5 (6.41%) JSTL
12 1 (1.28%) RESTful
12 1 (1.28%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.28%) PDA
2 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 55 (70.51%) UNIX
2 43 (55.13%) Linux
3 35 (44.87%) Windows
4 24 (30.77%) AIX
4 24 (30.77%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (97.44%) E-Commerce
2 30 (38.46%) ITIL
2 30 (38.46%) Problem Management
3 24 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (25.64%) Content Management
5 16 (20.51%) OOP
5 16 (20.51%) OO
6 15 (19.23%) Software Engineering
7 13 (16.67%) MVC
8 12 (15.38%) Automated Testing
8 12 (15.38%) System Testing
9 11 (14.10%) Regression Testing
9 11 (14.10%) Time Management
9 11 (14.10%) Web Development
10 10 (12.82%) Change Management
11 8 (10.26%) UML
12 7 (8.97%) TDD
13 6 (7.69%) Scrum
13 6 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (6.41%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 77 (98.72%) Java
2 56 (71.79%) SQL
3 47 (60.26%) JavaScript
4 24 (30.77%) Bash Shell
4 24 (30.77%) Perl
5 11 (14.10%) PL/SQL
6 6 (7.69%) PHP
7 1 (1.28%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 12 (15.38%) Degree
1 12 (15.38%) ISEB
2 5 (6.41%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.28%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.10%) SLA
2 1 (1.28%) QA
Vendors
1 48 (61.54%) Oracle
2 46 (58.97%) IBM
3 25 (32.05%) hybris
4 22 (28.21%) Demandware
4 22 (28.21%) Ogone
5 21 (26.92%) ATG
6 19 (24.36%) Microsoft
7 16 (20.51%) DataCash
7 16 (20.51%) Sun
8 11 (14.10%) HP
9 6 (7.69%) CyberSource
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