The table below looks at the statistics for COBOL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edgware region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBOL over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
COBOL
Rank - - 8
Permanent jobs citing COBOL 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edgware - - 4.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.78% +4.37%
COBOL
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edgware region.

Programming Languages Category
Edgware
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
17 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edgware 100.00% - 40.91%
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 3
Average salary £48,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -