The table below looks at the statistics for COBOL skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBOL over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
COBOL
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing COBOL 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Yorkshire - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
COBOL
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
East Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
83 67 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Yorkshire 53.90% 50.00% 48.20%
Number of salaries quoted 64 56 51
Median salary £35,000 £31,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £25,700 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

COBOL
Jobs Demand Trend in East Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the East Yorkshire region citing COBOL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

COBOL Jobs Demand Trend in East Yorkshire

COBOL
Salary Trend in East Yorkshire

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

COBOL Salary Trend in East Yorkshire