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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank 166 150 181
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +31
Permanent jobs citing JCL 6 33 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.18% 0.86% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.35% 1.80% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 16 3
Median salary - £52,500 £38,800
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +35.30%
UK excluding London median salary £40,250 £46,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-13.44% +19.23%
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
1713 1836 2014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 51.52% 48.05% 53.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1437 1592 1741
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Leicestershire -5 6 - -
JCL
England

JCL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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%) IBM
1 12 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) CICS
2 9 (75.00%) COBOL
2 9 (75.00%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 9 (75.00%) DB2
2 9 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (41.67%) OS/390
3 5 (41.67%) zOS
4 4 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (25.00%) Unix
6 2 (16.67%) MVS
6 2 (16.67%) Tivoli
6 2 (16.67%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 2 (16.67%) Control-M
6 2 (16.67%) AS400
6 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
7 1 (8.33%) Wireshark
7 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
7 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
7 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
7 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
7 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
7 1 (8.33%) VMware
7 1 (8.33%) Firewall
7 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds

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 9 (75.00%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) COBOL Developer
1 9 (75.00%) DB2 Developer
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Lead Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Mainframe Operator
3 2 (16.67%) MVS Operator
3 2 (16.67%) Senior COBOL Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (16.67%) AS400
3 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) OS/390
1 5 (41.67%) zOS
2 3 (25.00%) Unix
3 2 (16.67%) MVS
4 1 (8.33%) Windows
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Coaching
2 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) COBOL
1 9 (75.00%) Java
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Control-M
1 2 (16.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) IBM
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (8.33%) Splunk
3 1 (8.33%) VMware