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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank 169 147 195
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +48
Permanent jobs citing JCL 12 35 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.38% 0.95% 0.078%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.69% 1.85% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 0
Average salary £23,250 £38,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.81% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,550 £43,250
% change year-on-year
+6.52% -13.17%
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
1732 1891 2147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 54.18% 51.50% 56.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1469 1650 1850
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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
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 30 April 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
(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
Leicestershire +8 6 - -
Northamptonshire +6 4 £23,250 -31.61%
Nottinghamshire -11 2 - -
JCL
England

JCL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 22 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 19 (86.36%) IBM
3 14 (63.64%) COBOL
3 14 (63.64%) DB2
4 13 (59.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (50.00%) Java
5 11 (50.00%) SQL
6 10 (45.45%) CICS
7 9 (40.91%) IBM Mainframe
8 8 (36.36%) Unix
9 7 (31.82%) C#
10 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
10 6 (27.27%) Tivoli
10 6 (27.27%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
10 6 (27.27%) AS400
11 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (22.73%) Control-M
11 5 (22.73%) MVS
11 5 (22.73%) .NET
12 4 (18.18%) XHTML
12 4 (18.18%) VB.NET
12 4 (18.18%) HTML
12 4 (18.18%) CSS
12 4 (18.18%) XML
12 4 (18.18%) XSLT
12 4 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
12 4 (18.18%) Ajax
12 4 (18.18%) HTML5
12 4 (18.18%) CSS3

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (45.45%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Firewall
1 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 2 (9.09%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (63.64%) DB2
2 1 (4.55%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 13 (59.09%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) COBOL Developer
1 10 (45.45%) DB2 Developer
1 10 (45.45%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Lead Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Mainframe Operator
3 4 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Lead Java Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Team Leader
4 2 (9.09%) MVS Operator
4 2 (9.09%) Senior COBOL Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) DB2 Support
5 1 (4.55%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Mainframe Support
5 1 (4.55%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) .NET
2 4 (18.18%) Ajax
2 4 (18.18%) CSS
2 4 (18.18%) CSS3
2 4 (18.18%) HTML
2 4 (18.18%) HTML5
2 4 (18.18%) jQuery
2 4 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (18.18%) XHTML
2 4 (18.18%) XML
2 4 (18.18%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 22 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 9 (40.91%) IBM Mainframe
3 6 (27.27%) AS400
3 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
4 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Unix
2 5 (22.73%) MVS
3 2 (9.09%) OS/390
3 2 (9.09%) Windows
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.09%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) MVC
1 4 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (9.09%) Coaching
2 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
2 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
2 2 (9.09%) ITIL
2 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
2 2 (9.09%) Resource Management
2 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
3 1 (4.55%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) COBOL
2 11 (50.00%) Java
2 11 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (31.82%) C#
4 4 (18.18%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.55%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Tivoli
2 5 (22.73%) Control-M
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) IBM
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
3 2 (9.09%) Splunk
3 2 (9.09%) VMware