The first table below looks at the demand for JCL skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JCL over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank 872 796 853
Rank change year-on-year
-76 +57
Permanent jobs citing JCL 30 60 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.058% 0.037%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.050% 0.11% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 19 41 33
Average salary £46,500 £47,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.10% -8.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,000 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £39,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+17.72% -24.03%
Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
59968 55872 64189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 53.06% 53.69% 54.23%
Number of salaries quoted 50931 48463 56969
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
JCL
UK

JCL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

JCL Jobs Demand Trend in England

JCL
Salary Trend in England

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

JCL Salary Trend in England

JCL
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JCL across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

JCL Salary Histogram in England

JCL
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JCL within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
North West -12 9 £39,000 - 2
East of England - 6 £46,500 -
London -58 4 - - 2
South East -17 3 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Yorkshire -37 3 £30,000 -24.05%
East Midlands -37 3 - -
West Midlands +6 2 £39,500 +61.22%
JCL
UK

JCL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 43 (74.14%) Mainframe
2 28 (48.28%) IBM
2 28 (48.28%) Finance
3 27 (46.55%) COBOL
4 26 (44.83%) CICS
5 23 (39.66%) UNIX
6 22 (37.93%) ISPF
7 20 (34.48%) Windows
8 19 (32.76%) AIX
8 19 (32.76%) DB2
9 17 (29.31%) IBM Mainframe
10 15 (25.86%) WebSphere
10 15 (25.86%) Middleware
11 14 (24.14%) WebSphere MQ
11 14 (24.14%) Perl
11 14 (24.14%) SSL
11 14 (24.14%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 13 (22.41%) Change Management
13 11 (18.97%) ITIL
13 11 (18.97%) Linux
14 10 (17.24%) Oracle
14 10 (17.24%) VSAM
15 9 (15.52%) Banking
15 9 (15.52%) DataStage
16 8 (13.79%) REXX
16 8 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
16 8 (13.79%) Teradata
17 7 (12.07%) NetBackup
17 7 (12.07%) ETL
17 7 (12.07%) Java

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 26 (44.83%) CICS
2 15 (25.86%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.72%) SAS
3 1 (1.72%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (12.07%) MS Office
2 5 (8.62%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 14 (24.14%) SSL
2 2 (3.45%) ATM
3 1 (1.72%) SAN
3 1 (1.72%) FTP
3 1 (1.72%) VPN
3 1 (1.72%) LAN
3 1 (1.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (32.76%) DB2
2 9 (15.52%) DataStage
3 8 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.72%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.72%) Rational Rose
General
1 28 (48.28%) Finance
2 9 (15.52%) Banking
3 4 (6.90%) Retail
4 2 (3.45%) Spanish Language
4 2 (3.45%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.72%) Marketing
5 1 (1.72%) Automotive
5 1 (1.72%) Advertising
5 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (24.14%) Analyst
2 11 (18.97%) Developer
3 10 (17.24%) DBA
4 9 (15.52%) Administrator
5 7 (12.07%) Teradata DBA
5 7 (12.07%) Systems Analyst
5 7 (12.07%) Consultant
6 5 (8.62%) Technical Specialist
7 4 (6.90%) Applications Developer
7 4 (6.90%) WebSphere Consultant
7 4 (6.90%) Mainframe Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Junior
9 2 (3.45%) Project Manager
9 2 (3.45%) Analyst Programmer
9 2 (3.45%) Systems Support
9 2 (3.45%) Programmer
9 2 (3.45%) DB2 DBA
9 2 (3.45%) Systems Support Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (37.93%) ISPF
2 15 (25.86%) Middleware
3 14 (24.14%) WebSphere MQ
3 14 (24.14%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 4 (6.90%) XML
4 4 (6.90%) HTML
4 4 (6.90%) JSON
5 2 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 43 (74.14%) Mainframe
2 17 (29.31%) IBM Mainframe
3 10 (17.24%) VSAM
4 2 (3.45%) AS400
4 2 (3.45%) Contract for Difference
5 1 (1.72%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (39.66%) UNIX
2 20 (34.48%) Windows
3 19 (32.76%) AIX
4 11 (18.97%) Linux
5 3 (5.17%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.41%) Change Management
2 11 (18.97%) ITIL
3 7 (12.07%) ETL
3 7 (12.07%) Project Management
4 5 (8.62%) Service Delivery
5 4 (6.90%) Incident Management
5 4 (6.90%) Project Planning
6 3 (5.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (5.17%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (5.17%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (5.17%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (5.17%) Service Management
6 3 (5.17%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.45%) Migration
7 2 (3.45%) Test Management
7 2 (3.45%) Time Management
7 2 (3.45%) Performance Improvement
7 2 (3.45%) Change Control
7 2 (3.45%) Release Management
8 1 (1.72%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (46.55%) COBOL
2 14 (24.14%) Perl
3 8 (13.79%) REXX
4 7 (12.07%) Java
4 7 (12.07%) SQL
4 7 (12.07%) Assembly Language
5 4 (6.90%) C
5 4 (6.90%) PL/1
6 3 (5.17%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.17%) C++
7 1 (1.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (6.90%) CCNA
2 3 (5.17%) Degree
3 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) SLA
1 2 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) SRDF
1 1 (1.72%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 7 (12.07%) NetBackup
2 6 (10.34%) CA Endevor
3 1 (1.72%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 28 (48.28%) IBM
2 10 (17.24%) Oracle
3 8 (13.79%) Teradata
4 4 (6.90%) Cisco
4 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.90%) SolarWinds
5 2 (3.45%) Unisys
5 2 (3.45%) Micro Focus
5 2 (3.45%) HP
6 1 (1.72%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.72%) EMC
6 1 (1.72%) CA
Reading
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Huxley Associates
Salary: £29000 - £36000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits, Pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Canary Wharf
Citi
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 15 days ago