The table below looks at the statistics for JCL skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JCL over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank 242 - 288
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing JCL 11 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.14% - 0.022%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.28% - 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 2
Average salary £55,000 - £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-1.16% -1.71%
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 of England region.

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3898 3996 5418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 51.16% 56.37% 59.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3244 3587 4751
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

JCL
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

JCL Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

JCL
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

JCL Salary Trend in the East of England

JCL
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JCL within the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 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
Essex - 9 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
JCL
England

JCL
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 11 (100.00%) COBOL
1 11 (100.00%) CICS
1 11 (100.00%) VSAM
2 9 (81.82%) CMS
2 9 (81.82%) DB2
2 9 (81.82%) VisionPLUS
3 8 (72.73%) Mathematics
3 8 (72.73%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) IBM
4 2 (18.18%) CA
4 2 (18.18%) REXX
4 2 (18.18%) zOS
4 2 (18.18%) MVS
4 2 (18.18%) Mainframe
5 1 (9.09%) Cognizant
5 1 (9.09%) Finance
5 1 (9.09%) Banking

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 11 (100.00%) CICS
2 9 (81.82%) CMS
Business Applications
1 9 (81.82%) VisionPLUS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) DB2
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Consultant
1 9 (81.82%) VisionPLUS Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Mainframe Programmer
2 2 (18.18%) Programmer
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) VSAM
2 8 (72.73%) Mathematics
3 2 (18.18%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) zOS
1 2 (18.18%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) COBOL
2 2 (18.18%) REXX
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) IBM
1 2 (18.18%) CA
2 1 (9.09%) Cognizant