Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for DB2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DB2 over the 6 months to 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM DB2
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 95 81
Rank change year-on-year +19 -14 -38
Permanent jobs citing DB2 14 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.59% 0.38% 1.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.09% 1.84% 5.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Watford median annual salary £60,750 £87,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.57% +59.09% -15.38%
10th Percentile £51,300 £86,250 £52,500
90th Percentile £90,100 £88,750 £57,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £64,000 £87,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -26.86% +150.00% -46.15%

DB2 is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 275 217 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 31.32% 20.85% 19.85%
Number of salaries quoted 235 179 161
Watford median annual salary £47,500 £54,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.04% +8.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,900 £32,500 £36,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £76,500 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing DB2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for DB2 in Watford

DB2
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for DB2 in Watford

DB2
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DB2 in Watford over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for DB2 in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT jobs citing DB2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for DB2.

1 13 (92.86%) E-Commerce
2 11 (78.57%) IBM
2 11 (78.57%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) WebSphere Application Server
2 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 11 (78.57%) WebSphere
3 9 (64.29%) UML
4 8 (57.14%) Magento
4 8 (57.14%) hybris
4 8 (57.14%) REST
5 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 7 (50.00%) Subversion
5 7 (50.00%) JSTL
5 7 (50.00%) Log4j
5 7 (50.00%) RDBMS
5 7 (50.00%) Internet
5 7 (50.00%) XHTML
5 7 (50.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 7 (50.00%) Eclipse
5 7 (50.00%) OO
5 7 (50.00%) Solaris
5 7 (50.00%) RAD
5 7 (50.00%) Struts
5 7 (50.00%) HTML
5 7 (50.00%) Ant
5 7 (50.00%) JUnit
5 7 (50.00%) EJB
5 7 (50.00%) JSP
5 7 (50.00%) Servlets

DB2
Co-occurring 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 11 (78.57%) WebSphere
1 11 (78.57%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (42.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 6 (42.86%) Apache
2 6 (42.86%) CMS
2 6 (42.86%) MQSeries
3 3 (21.43%) Apache Solr
4 2 (14.29%) Commerce Server
5 1 (7.14%) JBoss
5 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
5 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (14.29%) HTTP
2 2 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (42.86%) Jackrabbit
3 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 1 (7.14%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Ant
1 7 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (50.00%) JUnit
1 7 (50.00%) Log4j
1 7 (50.00%) Subversion
1 7 (50.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Mockito
3 1 (7.14%) Firebug
3 1 (7.14%) JMeter
3 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner
3 1 (7.14%) The Grinder
General
1 3 (21.43%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) WebSphere Developer
3 7 (50.00%) Java Developer
4 6 (42.86%) Java WebSphere Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Architect
6 2 (14.29%) Project Leader
6 2 (14.29%) QA Leader
6 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Architect
7 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (7.14%) Junior Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Junior Java Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Performance Tester
7 1 (7.14%) Principal Architect
7 1 (7.14%) QA Manager
7 1 (7.14%) QA Test Manager
7 1 (7.14%) Quality Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Quality Manager
7 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Test Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) REST
2 7 (50.00%) EJB
2 7 (50.00%) HTML
2 7 (50.00%) J2EE
2 7 (50.00%) JSP
2 7 (50.00%) JSTL
2 7 (50.00%) Servlets
2 7 (50.00%) Struts
2 7 (50.00%) XHTML
3 6 (42.86%) Ajax
3 6 (42.86%) JDBC
3 6 (42.86%) JMS
3 6 (42.86%) JSON
3 6 (42.86%) SOAP
3 6 (42.86%) Web Services
3 6 (42.86%) XML
3 6 (42.86%) XSD
3 6 (42.86%) XSLT
4 2 (14.29%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) Solaris
3 6 (42.86%) HPUX
3 6 (42.86%) Unix
4 5 (35.71%) AIX
5 3 (21.43%) Windows
6 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) E-Commerce
2 9 (64.29%) UML
3 7 (50.00%) OO
3 7 (50.00%) RAD
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
5 3 (21.43%) Process Improvement
5 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 3 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) SDLC
5 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
5 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
5 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
6 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
7 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (50.00%) Perl
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.14%) AWK
4 1 (7.14%) Erlang
4 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Grafana
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) IBM
2 8 (57.14%) hybris
3 6 (42.86%) ATG
3 6 (42.86%) Blue Martini
3 6 (42.86%) Demandware
3 6 (42.86%) Elastic Path
4 5 (35.71%) Oracle
5 1 (7.14%) AppDynamics
5 1 (7.14%) Dynatrace
5 1 (7.14%) Intershop
5 1 (7.14%) New Relic