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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 37 46 19
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -27
Permanent jobs citing DB2 29 24 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.91% 3.93% 9.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.13% 16.11% 27.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 7
Average salary £75,000 £65,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +54.76%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
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
160 149 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 32.59% 24.43% 34.93%
Number of salaries quoted 117 119 80
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 £35,250 £25,300 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 71 (97.26%) Java
2 59 (80.82%) SQL
3 53 (72.60%) J2EE
4 51 (69.86%) UNIX
4 51 (69.86%) WebSphere
5 48 (65.75%) E-Commerce
5 48 (65.75%) IBM
6 47 (64.38%) HTML
7 45 (61.64%) JavaScript
8 38 (52.05%) Oracle
9 37 (50.68%) Retail
10 35 (47.95%) XML
10 35 (47.95%) Linux
11 33 (45.21%) Windows
12 30 (41.10%) Automated Testing
13 28 (38.36%) AIX
13 28 (38.36%) WebSphere Application Server
14 27 (36.99%) Tomcat
15 25 (34.25%) HTTP
15 25 (34.25%) Perl
16 24 (32.88%) CSS
16 24 (32.88%) MQSeries
17 23 (31.51%) Flash
17 23 (31.51%) System Testing
17 23 (31.51%) Agile Software Development
17 23 (31.51%) DbVisualizer
17 23 (31.51%) Analytical Skills
18 22 (30.14%) LoadRunner
18 22 (30.14%) MySQL
19 18 (24.66%) Sun

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 51 (69.86%) WebSphere
2 28 (38.36%) WebSphere Application Server
3 27 (36.99%) Tomcat
4 24 (32.88%) MQSeries
5 18 (24.66%) Apache
6 13 (17.81%) IBM HTTP Server
6 13 (17.81%) IIS
7 11 (15.07%) Apache ServiceMix
8 9 (12.33%) Drupal
9 8 (10.96%) JBoss
10 6 (8.22%) CMS
11 5 (6.85%) Apache Solr
12 1 (1.37%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 12 (16.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (20.55%) Magento
2 1 (1.37%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 25 (34.25%) HTTP
2 12 (16.44%) FTP
3 9 (12.33%) Internet
4 7 (9.59%) HTTPS
5 2 (2.74%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (31.51%) DbVisualizer
2 22 (30.14%) MySQL
3 14 (19.18%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 22 (30.14%) LoadRunner
2 16 (21.92%) Subversion
3 15 (20.55%) QuickTest Pro
4 8 (10.96%) WebDriver
4 8 (10.96%) Cucumber
4 8 (10.96%) Rational Application Developer
4 8 (10.96%) Selenium
5 7 (9.59%) JMeter
6 6 (8.22%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 6 (8.22%) Eclipse
6 6 (8.22%) JUnit
7 2 (2.74%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.74%) Firebug
7 2 (2.74%) Ant
General
1 37 (50.68%) Retail
2 7 (9.59%) Finance
3 1 (1.37%) Advertising
3 1 (1.37%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (34.25%) Tester
2 20 (27.40%) Developer
3 15 (20.55%) Analyst
4 12 (16.44%) Support Analyst
4 12 (16.44%) Operations Analyst
4 12 (16.44%) Operations Support Analyst
5 9 (12.33%) Java Developer
6 8 (10.96%) Selenium Tester
6 8 (10.96%) Automation Tester
7 6 (8.22%) Magento Developer
7 6 (8.22%) Consultant
7 6 (8.22%) Java Consultant
7 6 (8.22%) Support Consultant
8 5 (6.85%) Support Manager
8 5 (6.85%) Lead Developer
8 5 (6.85%) Applications Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Architect
9 4 (5.48%) Technical Specialist
10 3 (4.11%) Performance Analyst
11 2 (2.74%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (72.60%) J2EE
2 47 (64.38%) HTML
3 35 (47.95%) XML
4 24 (32.88%) CSS
5 23 (31.51%) Flash
6 18 (24.66%) JDBC
7 16 (21.92%) JSP
8 8 (10.96%) Gherkin
8 8 (10.96%) RESTful
9 7 (9.59%) Middleware
10 6 (8.22%) REST
10 6 (8.22%) JMS
10 6 (8.22%) XHTML
10 6 (8.22%) DHTML
10 6 (8.22%) Struts
10 6 (8.22%) Web Services
10 6 (8.22%) jQuery
10 6 (8.22%) Spring
10 6 (8.22%) Ajax
10 6 (8.22%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 23 (31.51%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.37%) PDA
2 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 51 (69.86%) UNIX
2 35 (47.95%) Linux
3 33 (45.21%) Windows
4 28 (38.36%) AIX
5 18 (24.66%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (65.75%) E-Commerce
2 30 (41.10%) Automated Testing
3 23 (31.51%) System Testing
3 23 (31.51%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (23.29%) Problem Management
4 17 (23.29%) ITIL
5 15 (20.55%) Regression Testing
6 14 (19.18%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (19.18%) TDD
7 12 (16.44%) Web Development
8 11 (15.07%) Content Management
9 8 (10.96%) Coaching
9 8 (10.96%) OOP
9 8 (10.96%) OO
9 8 (10.96%) Document Management
9 8 (10.96%) MVC
9 8 (10.96%) Test Scripting
9 8 (10.96%) Test Automation
9 8 (10.96%) Software Engineering
10 7 (9.59%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 71 (97.26%) Java
2 59 (80.82%) SQL
3 45 (61.64%) JavaScript
4 25 (34.25%) Perl
5 18 (24.66%) Bash Shell
6 15 (20.55%) PHP
7 7 (9.59%) AWK
8 5 (6.85%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.74%) Jython
9 2 (2.74%) Python
10 1 (1.37%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (12.33%) Degree
1 9 (12.33%) ISEB
1 9 (12.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (8.22%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.70%) QA
2 5 (6.85%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) Ansible
1 2 (2.74%) Puppet
1 2 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 48 (65.75%) IBM
2 38 (52.05%) Oracle
3 18 (24.66%) Sun
4 16 (21.92%) hybris
5 15 (20.55%) HP
6 14 (19.18%) ATG
6 14 (19.18%) Demandware
6 14 (19.18%) Ogone
7 12 (16.44%) Microsoft
8 8 (10.96%) DataCash
9 6 (8.22%) CyberSource
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