The first table below looks at the demand for COBOL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBOL over the 3 months to 10 July 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 Bath region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +3.89%
Programming Languages Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
328 199 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 70.84% 61.99% 63.46%
Number of salaries quoted 287 189 161
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
COBOL
Somerset

COBOL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing COBOL across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within 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