Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM DB2
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 99 85
Rank change year-on-year +9 -14 -43
Permanent jobs citing DB2 10 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.05% 0.39% 0.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.21% 1.52% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Watford median annual salary £55,000 £87,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.14% +59.09% -10.20%
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £67,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year -18.52% +31.71% -21.15%

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 312 264 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 32.77% 25.83% 19.57%
Number of salaries quoted 252 220 172
Watford median annual salary £47,500 £53,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.80% +6.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,500 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,250
% change year-on-year +5.26% -1.55% +7.22%

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 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for DB2 in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 9 (90.00%) IBM
2 5 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) ATM
3 4 (40.00%) zOS
3 4 (40.00%) Mainframe
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) COBOL
3 4 (40.00%) Fintech
3 4 (40.00%) Assembly Language
3 4 (40.00%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (30.00%) Apache Solr
4 3 (30.00%) REST
4 3 (30.00%) UML
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) AIX
5 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
5 2 (20.00%) HTTP
5 2 (20.00%) Solaris
5 2 (20.00%) SSL
5 2 (20.00%) Commerce Server
5 2 (20.00%) Perl
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Magento
5 2 (20.00%) hybris

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 5 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 5 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (30.00%) Apache Solr
3 2 (20.00%) Commerce Server
4 1 (10.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Apache
4 1 (10.00%) CMS
4 1 (10.00%) JBoss
4 1 (10.00%) MQSeries
4 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) ATM
2 2 (20.00%) HTTP
2 2 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (10.00%) DbVisualizer
1 1 (10.00%) Jackrabbit
1 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Ant
1 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (10.00%) Firebug
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) JMeter
1 1 (10.00%) JUnit
1 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (10.00%) Log4j
1 1 (10.00%) Mockito
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) The Grinder
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Architect
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Developer
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Principal Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Project Leader
3 1 (10.00%) QA Leader
3 1 (10.00%) QA Manager
3 1 (10.00%) QA Test Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Quality Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Test Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) REST
2 2 (20.00%) Java EE
3 1 (10.00%) Ajax
3 1 (10.00%) EJB
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE
3 1 (10.00%) JDBC
3 1 (10.00%) JMS
3 1 (10.00%) JSON
3 1 (10.00%) JSP
3 1 (10.00%) JSTL
3 1 (10.00%) Servlets
3 1 (10.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) Struts
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) XHTML
3 1 (10.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) XSD
3 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Fintech
1 4 (40.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 4 (40.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
1 4 (40.00%) zOS
2 3 (30.00%) AIX
3 2 (20.00%) Solaris
4 1 (10.00%) HPUX
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Unix
4 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (30.00%) UML
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) IT Strategy
4 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Statistics
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) Assembly Language
2 4 (40.00%) COBOL
3 2 (20.00%) Perl
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) AWK
4 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (10.00%) Erlang
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
1 1 (10.00%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Grafana
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) IBM
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) hybris
4 1 (10.00%) AppDynamics
4 1 (10.00%) ATG
4 1 (10.00%) Blue Martini
4 1 (10.00%) Demandware
4 1 (10.00%) Dynatrace
4 1 (10.00%) Elastic Path
4 1 (10.00%) Intershop
4 1 (10.00%) New Relic