The table below looks at the statistics for COBOL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBOL over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
COBOL
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing COBOL 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £45,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +30.43%
COBOL
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bath region.

Programming Languages Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
203 182 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 63.64% 63.19% 72.71%
Number of salaries quoted 195 169 303
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

COBOL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

The demand trend of job ads across the Bath region citing COBOL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

COBOL Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

COBOL
Salary Trend in Bath

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

COBOL Salary Trend in Bath