The table below looks at the statistics for JCL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JCL over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank 231 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing JCL 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.051% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.15% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £34,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.84% -5.00%
JCL
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2049 2525 2569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 34.67% 42.64% 47.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1591 2139 2239
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

JCL
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

JCL Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

JCL
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

JCL Salary Trend in Berkshire

JCL
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JCL within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 3 £34,500 -
JCL
South East

JCL
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing JCL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited JCL.

1 7 (100.00%) IBM
1 7 (100.00%) zOS
1 7 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) CICS
3 4 (57.14%) Adabas
3 4 (57.14%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (42.86%) HP SiteScope
4 3 (42.86%) OMEGAMON
4 3 (42.86%) Unisys
4 3 (42.86%) SLA
4 3 (42.86%) COBOL
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Sun
4 3 (42.86%) Unicenter
4 3 (42.86%) NATURAL
4 3 (42.86%) Tivoli NetView
4 3 (42.86%) MOM
5 2 (28.57%) BMC
5 2 (28.57%) UNIX
5 2 (28.57%) Change Management
5 2 (28.57%) System Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) Control-M

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing JCL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited JCL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Adabas
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Programmer
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst Programmer
3 2 (28.57%) Data Centre Operator
4 1 (14.29%) Mainframe Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 4 (57.14%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) zOS
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Change Management
1 2 (28.57%) System Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) COBOL
1 3 (42.86%) NATURAL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) HP SiteScope
1 3 (42.86%) OMEGAMON
1 3 (42.86%) Unicenter
1 3 (42.86%) Tivoli NetView
1 3 (42.86%) MOM
2 1 (14.29%) Control-M
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) IBM
2 3 (42.86%) Unisys
2 3 (42.86%) Sun
3 2 (28.57%) BMC
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft