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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JCL over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Job Control Language (JCL)
England / East Midlands
Rank 159 160 161
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing JCL 3 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.10% 0.31% 0.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.19% 0.58% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 3
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £38,800
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +13.40%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £44,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+19.31% -12.00%

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
1613 1713 1641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 55.16% 53.82% 51.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1384 1438 1460
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

JCL
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region citing JCL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JCL within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Northamptonshire +1 1 - -
Leicestershire -5 1 £42,500 -3.40%
Nottinghamshire -6 1 - -
JCL
England

JCL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for JCL.

1 12 (100.00%) COBOL
1 12 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 11 (91.67%) DB2
3 10 (83.33%) IBM
3 10 (83.33%) CICS
3 10 (83.33%) zOS
4 9 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (75.00%) OS/390
4 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (75.00%) Java
4 9 (75.00%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (8.33%) SDLC
6 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
6 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
6 1 (8.33%) Test Planning
6 1 (8.33%) Coaching
6 1 (8.33%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (8.33%) Marketing
6 1 (8.33%) Degree
6 1 (8.33%) Velocity
6 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
6 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk
6 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
6 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 1 (8.33%) Finance
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 10 (83.33%) CICS
2 1 (8.33%) MQSeries
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) DB2
2 1 (8.33%) Adabas
2 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) ChangeMan
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Corporate Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) COBOL Developer
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 9 (75.00%) DB2 Developer
2 9 (75.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Adabas Natural Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Mainframe Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Mainframe Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Mainframe Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Mainframe Support
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) zOS
2 9 (75.00%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (8.33%) B2B
1 1 (8.33%) Coaching
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL
1 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
1 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
1 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (8.33%) SDLC
1 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (8.33%) Test Planning
1 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
1 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) COBOL
2 9 (75.00%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) IBM
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) TOWER Software