The table below looks at the statistics for COBOL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Egham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBOL over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
COBOL
Rank 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing COBOL 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Egham 0.61% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.27% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £62,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,750 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.66% +5.88%
COBOL
Surrey

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

Programming Languages Category
Egham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
79 155 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Egham 47.88% 47.26% 52.74%
Number of salaries quoted 38 111 75
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

COBOL
Jobs Demand Trend in Egham

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

COBOL Jobs Demand Trend in Egham

COBOL
Salary Trend in Egham

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

COBOL Salary Trend in Egham

COBOL
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Egham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing COBOL 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 Egham region with a requirement for COBOL.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) DB2
1 9 (100.00%) XML
1 9 (100.00%) Unix
1 9 (100.00%) UML
1 9 (100.00%) IBM
1 9 (100.00%) CICS
1 9 (100.00%) MVS
1 9 (100.00%) JCL
1 9 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 9 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe

COBOL
Top Related IT Skills in Egham 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 (100.00%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) DB2
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 9 (100.00%) Technical Leader
1 9 (100.00%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 9 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) MVS
1 9 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) JCL
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) IBM
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle