The table below looks at the statistics for COBOL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cirencester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBOL over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
COBOL
Rank - - 15
Permanent jobs citing COBOL 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cirencester - - 6.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +24.28%
COBOL
Gloucestershire

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

Programming Languages Category
Cirencester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
20 24 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cirencester 42.55% 57.14% 66.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 24 32
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

COBOL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cirencester

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

COBOL Jobs Demand Trend in Cirencester

COBOL
Salary Trend in Cirencester

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

COBOL Salary Trend in Cirencester