The first table below looks at the demand for COBOL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBOL over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Crawley region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
COBOL
Rank - - 66
Permanent jobs citing COBOL 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley - - 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £21,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Programming Languages Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
219 290 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 52.52% 53.02% 36.19%
Number of salaries quoted 186 219 197
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
COBOL
West Sussex

COBOL
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

COBOL Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

COBOL
Salary Trend in Crawley

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

COBOL Salary Trend in Crawley