The table below looks at the statistics for JCL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JCL over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank - 104 104
Permanent jobs citing JCL 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.074% 0.072%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.16% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £38,533 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-22.93% -
JCL
Scotland

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

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
528 644 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 41.51% 47.81% 49.39%
Number of salaries quoted 373 476 471
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

JCL
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

JCL Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

JCL
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

JCL Salary Trend in Edinburgh

JCL
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) CICS
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) MTS
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) SEPA
2 1 (50.00%) TOWER Software
2 1 (50.00%) Banking

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (100.00%) CICS
2 1 (50.00%) MTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Subject Matter Expert
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SEPA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) TOWER Software