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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM DB2
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 45 38
Rank change year-on-year -19 -7  
Permanent jobs citing DB2 1 14 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.18% 2.40% 5.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.95% 12.17% 15.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% -  

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

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 105 115 187
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 18.52% 19.69% 37.03%
Number of salaries quoted 84 80 136
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.15%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford citing DB2 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) ClearQuest
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) JMeter
2 1 (50.00%) Finance

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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Confluence
1 1 (50.00%) Drupal
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Ant
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (50.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (50.00%) ClearQuest
1 1 (50.00%) FishEye
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Gradle
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) JMeter
1 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) SonarQube
1 1 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) The Grinder
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Junior
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) AWK
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Samba
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (50.00%) Sonatype