The first table below looks at the demand for COBOL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Altrincham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBOL over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Altrincham region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
COBOL
Rank - 38 -
Permanent jobs citing COBOL 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham - 2.70% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £34,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Altrincham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
60 107 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 65.22% 72.30% 83.84%
Number of salaries quoted 55 102 79
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
COBOL
Manchester

COBOL
Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing COBOL across the Altrincham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

COBOL Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

COBOL
Salary Trend in Altrincham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing COBOL across the Altrincham region.

COBOL Salary Trend in Altrincham