Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM DB2
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 90 86
Rank change year-on-year -4 -4 -30
Permanent jobs citing DB2 8 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.84% 0.42% 0.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.83% 1.37% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Watford median annual salary £55,000 £87,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.14% +45.83% -2.04%
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -13.64% -15.38%

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 283 291 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 29.60% 30.86% 20.20%
Number of salaries quoted 218 255 188
Watford median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,875 £68,250 £70,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +11.11%

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

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 8 (100.00%) IBM
2 5 (62.50%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 4 (50.00%) Fintech
3 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 4 (50.00%) Assembly Language
3 4 (50.00%) ATM
3 4 (50.00%) COBOL
3 4 (50.00%) zOS
3 4 (50.00%) Mainframe
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
4 3 (37.50%) Apache Solr
5 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (25.00%) Java EE
5 2 (25.00%) REST
5 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
5 2 (25.00%) UML
5 2 (25.00%) HTTP
5 2 (25.00%) SSL
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) Commerce Server
6 1 (12.50%) JMeter
6 1 (12.50%) Intershop
6 1 (12.50%) Facilities Management
6 1 (12.50%) Statistics
6 1 (12.50%) AWK
6 1 (12.50%) Maximo

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 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (37.50%) Apache Solr
2 3 (37.50%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (25.00%) Commerce Server
4 1 (12.50%) JBoss
4 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Magento
1 1 (12.50%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) ATM
2 2 (25.00%) HTTP
2 2 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (12.50%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Firebug
1 1 (12.50%) JMeter
1 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
1 1 (12.50%) The Grinder
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Architect
1 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Maximo Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Maximo Support
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Java EE
1 2 (25.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Fintech
1 4 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 4 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) zOS
2 1 (12.50%) AIX
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) UML
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Decision-Making
4 1 (12.50%) DNA
4 1 (12.50%) Facilities Management
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Assembly Language
1 4 (50.00%) COBOL
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) AWK
4 1 (12.50%) Perl
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Grafana
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) AppDynamics
2 1 (12.50%) Dynatrace
2 1 (12.50%) hybris
2 1 (12.50%) Intershop
2 1 (12.50%) New Relic
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle