The table below looks at the statistics for JCL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JCL over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank 76 114 -
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -
Permanent jobs citing JCL 4 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.43% 0.57% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.85% 1.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+14.44% +15.38%
JCL
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
470 907 906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 50.54% 51.83% 51.62%
Number of salaries quoted 422 741 734
Median salary £37,000 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,346 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.36% -

JCL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

JCL Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

JCL
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

JCL Salary Trend in Cheshire

JCL
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JCL within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 4 £35,000 -
JCL
North West

JCL
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing JCL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for JCL.

1 8 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 8 (100.00%) REXX
2 7 (87.50%) COBOL
3 4 (50.00%) Unix
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Time Management
3 4 (50.00%) StreamWeaver
4 3 (37.50%) Exstream
4 3 (37.50%) Exstream Dialogue
4 3 (37.50%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (12.50%) MVS
5 1 (12.50%) IBM

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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%) StreamWeaver
2 3 (37.50%) Exstream Dialogue
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Exstream
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Mainframe Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Mainframe Operations Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (12.50%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) REXX
2 7 (87.50%) COBOL
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) IBM