The first table below looks at the demand for the COBOL Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBOL Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 9 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
COBOL Analyst
Rank 871 862 848
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a COBOL Analyst 13 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.002% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.002% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 5
Average salary £30,875 £41,375 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.37% +3.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £40,475 £39,700
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £42,275 £45,700
UK excluding London average salary £30,875 £41,375 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-25.37% +3.43%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103084 96381 103873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.35% 94.40% 95.20%
Number of salaries quoted 85206 81007 89853
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,472 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.07%
COBOL Analyst
UK

COBOL Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing COBOL Analyst in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

COBOL Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

COBOL Analyst
Salary Trend in England

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

COBOL Analyst Salary Trend in England

COBOL Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COBOL Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 9 July 2014.

COBOL Analyst Salary Histogram in England

COBOL Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBOL Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 9 July 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
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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
North East - 8 £30,000 -
West Midlands - 3 £39,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £39,000 -
South West - 1 - -
COBOL Analyst
UK

COBOL Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited COBOL Analyst in their job title 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 with COBOL Analyst in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) COBOL
2 9 (64.29%) Finance
3 7 (50.00%) Mainframe
3 7 (50.00%) VME
4 6 (42.86%) SQL
5 5 (35.71%) DB2
5 5 (35.71%) IBM
5 5 (35.71%) CICS
5 5 (35.71%) JCL
5 5 (35.71%) CA Endevor
5 5 (35.71%) Financial Institution
5 5 (35.71%) IBM Mainframe
6 4 (28.57%) ITIL
7 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (21.43%) DTV
7 3 (21.43%) SAP
7 3 (21.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (21.43%) Marketing
7 3 (21.43%) Electronics
7 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
7 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
7 3 (21.43%) Programme Management
7 3 (21.43%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
8 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
8 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
8 2 (14.29%) UNIX
9 1 (7.14%) Oracle
9 1 (7.14%) Degree

COBOL Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited COBOL Analyst in their job title 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 with COBOL Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (35.71%) CICS
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) DB2
General
1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Financial Institution
3 3 (21.43%) Marketing
3 3 (21.43%) Electronics
3 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
4 1 (7.14%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 5 (35.71%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (21.43%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) VME
2 2 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (21.43%) Programme Management
2 3 (21.43%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) COBOL
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) JCL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) IBM
2 3 (21.43%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle