The table below looks at the statistics for JCL skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JCL over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank 172 162 165
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Permanent jobs citing JCL 8 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.22% 0.062% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.41% 0.12% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 7
Average salary £38,800 £30,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,100 £30,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +14.66%
JCL
England

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

Programming Languages Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1943 1693 1772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 53.20% 52.46% 52.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1673 1474 1550
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

JCL
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

JCL Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

JCL
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

JCL Salary Trend in the East Midlands

JCL
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JCL across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

JCL Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

JCL
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JCL within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 September 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
Nottinghamshire +7 4 £45,500 +51.66%
Leicestershire - 3 £33,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
JCL
England

JCL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 13 (100.00%) IBM
1 13 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 11 (84.62%) DB2
3 10 (76.92%) CICS
4 9 (69.23%) COBOL
5 6 (46.15%) zOS
6 5 (38.46%) Java
6 5 (38.46%) SQL
6 5 (38.46%) Adabas
6 5 (38.46%) VSAM
6 5 (38.46%) CA Endevor
6 5 (38.46%) IBM Mainframe
7 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
8 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (23.08%) NATURAL
8 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
8 3 (23.08%) Finance
8 3 (23.08%) Retail
8 3 (23.08%) ITIL
8 3 (23.08%) C++
8 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
9 2 (15.38%) ISPF
9 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
9 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
9 2 (15.38%) OLAP
9 2 (15.38%) UNIX
9 2 (15.38%) Windows

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 10 (76.92%) CICS
2 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) DB2
2 5 (38.46%) Adabas
3 2 (15.38%) OLAP
3 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.69%) DataStage
4 1 (7.69%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) ERwin
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
1 3 (23.08%) Retail
2 2 (15.38%) Financial Institution
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Programmer
3 3 (23.08%) COBOL Developer
3 3 (23.08%) COBOL Programmer
4 2 (15.38%) DB2 DBA
4 2 (15.38%) Mainframe Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) DBA
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Mainframe Analyst Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Mainframe Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) COBOL Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) ISPF
2 1 (7.69%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 5 (38.46%) VSAM
2 5 (38.46%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.69%) HACMP
4 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
4 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.69%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) zOS
2 2 (15.38%) UNIX
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
2 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
2 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
2 2 (15.38%) Workflow
3 1 (7.69%) Test Planning
3 1 (7.69%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) COBOL
2 5 (38.46%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) NATURAL
3 3 (23.08%) C++
4 2 (15.38%) REXX
5 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) CCNA
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) RACF
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) CA Endevor
2 2 (15.38%) MAINVIEW
3 1 (7.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
2 2 (15.38%) BMC
2 2 (15.38%) CA
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Cognizant
3 1 (7.69%) Business Objects