The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank 709 853 770
Rank change year-on-year
+144 -83
Permanent jobs citing JCL 169 48 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.043% 0.084%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.32% 0.083% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 128 14 67
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -17.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £34,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -17.89%
JCL
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
53584 57855 53904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.92% 52.42% 53.02%
Number of salaries quoted 46162 49760 46937
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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
East Midlands +50 50 £45,000 +17.64% 1
West Midlands +20 33 £34,500 -11.53%
London +23 28 £52,500 +5.00% 2
South East +29 21 £52,500 +23.52% 2
North West +8 16 £60,000 +84.61% 3
Yorkshire +15 14 £45,000 +12.50%
South West -2 8 £38,533 -
JCL
UK

JCL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 208 (81.25%) Mainframe
2 173 (67.58%) IBM
3 162 (63.28%) COBOL
4 140 (54.69%) DB2
5 105 (41.02%) CICS
6 97 (37.89%) ISPF
7 94 (36.72%) UNIX
8 91 (35.55%) Java
9 76 (29.69%) SDLC
10 67 (26.17%) SQL
11 66 (25.78%) Linux
12 63 (24.61%) Banking
13 62 (24.22%) Analytical Skills
14 61 (23.83%) Perl
15 58 (22.66%) WebSphere
16 56 (21.88%) Web Services
17 50 (19.53%) Oracle
18 48 (18.75%) IBM Mainframe
19 47 (18.36%) WebSphere MQ
20 46 (17.97%) Agile Software Development
21 45 (17.58%) Finance
22 44 (17.19%) Retail
23 42 (16.41%) CA Endevor
23 42 (16.41%) QA
23 42 (16.41%) Tivoli
23 42 (16.41%) WebSphere Application Server
24 41 (16.02%) MQSeries
24 41 (16.02%) zOS
25 39 (15.23%) MVS
25 39 (15.23%) REXX

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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
1 105 (41.02%) CICS
2 58 (22.66%) WebSphere
3 42 (16.41%) WebSphere Application Server
4 41 (16.02%) MQSeries
5 29 (11.33%) IBM Notes
6 17 (6.64%) JBoss
6 17 (6.64%) SAS
7 10 (3.91%) Confluence
8 9 (3.52%) Oracle Workflow
9 7 (2.73%) Papyrus
9 7 (2.73%) StreamWeaver
9 7 (2.73%) Exstream Dialogue
10 3 (1.17%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.78%) Apache
12 1 (0.39%) GlassFish
Applications
1 8 (3.13%) MS Office
2 2 (0.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.73%) VisionPLUS
1 7 (2.73%) Exstream
2 5 (1.95%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (1.95%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.03%) TCP/IP
2 13 (5.08%) FTP
2 13 (5.08%) Internet
3 10 (3.91%) SSL
3 10 (3.91%) ATM
4 9 (3.52%) DNS
5 6 (2.34%) Firewall
6 3 (1.17%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.39%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (54.69%) DB2
2 26 (10.16%) Adabas
3 18 (7.03%) SQL Server
4 10 (3.91%) Oracle Database
4 10 (3.91%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (3.91%) DataStage
4 10 (3.91%) Easytrieve
5 6 (2.34%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.17%) IMS/DB
6 3 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.17%) Pentaho
7 1 (0.39%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (4.69%) Eclipse
1 12 (4.69%) JIRA
2 9 (3.52%) Hudson
2 9 (3.52%) Jenkins
2 9 (3.52%) HP UFT
2 9 (3.52%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.78%) XPEDITER
3 2 (0.78%) JUnit
3 2 (0.78%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.78%) ClearCase
3 2 (0.78%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
General
1 63 (24.61%) Banking
2 45 (17.58%) Finance
3 44 (17.19%) Retail
4 15 (5.86%) Marketing
5 7 (2.73%) Retail Banking
6 6 (2.34%) Private Banking
7 2 (0.78%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.78%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.39%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 59 (23.05%) Analyst
2 52 (20.31%) Developer
3 37 (14.45%) Mainframe Operator
4 34 (13.28%) Programmer
5 33 (12.89%) Technical Consultant
5 33 (12.89%) Consultant
6 30 (11.72%) Analyst Programmer
7 22 (8.59%) Technical Specialist
8 20 (7.81%) COBOL Analyst
8 20 (7.81%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
8 20 (7.81%) COBOL Programmer
9 18 (7.03%) Mainframe Developer
10 16 (6.25%) Analyst Developer
11 15 (5.86%) Software Engineer
12 13 (5.08%) Computer Operator
12 13 (5.08%) Environment Manager
13 11 (4.30%) Applications Support
14 10 (3.91%) Applications Developer
14 10 (3.91%) COBOL Developer
15 9 (3.52%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (37.89%) ISPF
2 56 (21.88%) Web Services
3 47 (18.36%) WebSphere MQ
4 30 (11.72%) XML
4 30 (11.72%) .NET
5 28 (10.94%) HTML
6 20 (7.81%) Middleware
7 14 (5.47%) Java EE
8 13 (5.08%) ASP.NET
8 13 (5.08%) XSLT
9 10 (3.91%) JSON
10 9 (3.52%) SOAP
11 8 (3.13%) J2EE
12 5 (1.95%) HTML5
12 5 (1.95%) Spring
13 2 (0.78%) Hibernate
13 2 (0.78%) .NET Framework
13 2 (0.78%) JMS
14 1 (0.39%) WSDL
14 1 (0.39%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 208 (81.25%) Mainframe
2 62 (24.22%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (18.75%) IBM Mainframe
4 24 (9.38%) VSAM
5 14 (5.47%) Credit Risk
6 12 (4.69%) Computer Science
7 11 (4.30%) Management Information System
8 9 (3.52%) AS400
8 9 (3.52%) Data Centre
9 6 (2.34%) PMI
10 5 (1.95%) EMV
10 5 (1.95%) Tandem
10 5 (1.95%) Cryptography
10 5 (1.95%) Social Media
10 5 (1.95%) SWIFT
10 5 (1.95%) Algorithms
11 4 (1.56%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.78%) Statistics
12 2 (0.78%) Enterprise Storage
12 2 (0.78%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 94 (36.72%) UNIX
2 66 (25.78%) Linux
3 41 (16.02%) zOS
4 39 (15.23%) MVS
5 34 (13.28%) AIX
6 33 (12.89%) Solaris
7 29 (11.33%) Windows
8 5 (1.95%) Windows XP
8 5 (1.95%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.78%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.78%) Android
10 1 (0.39%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (29.69%) SDLC
2 46 (17.97%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (15.23%) SOA
4 35 (13.67%) Change Management
5 34 (13.28%) Mentoring
6 30 (11.72%) Incident Management
7 26 (10.16%) ITIL
7 26 (10.16%) Coaching
8 20 (7.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 20 (7.81%) Release Management
9 17 (6.64%) Migration
10 16 (6.25%) ETL
10 16 (6.25%) Line Management
11 15 (5.86%) Configuration Management
11 15 (5.86%) Software Engineering
11 15 (5.86%) Unit Testing
12 12 (4.69%) Automated Testing
13 10 (3.91%) Test Automation
13 10 (3.91%) Project Planning
14 9 (3.52%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 162 (63.28%) COBOL
2 91 (35.55%) Java
3 67 (26.17%) SQL
4 61 (23.83%) Perl
5 39 (15.23%) REXX
6 28 (10.94%) JavaScript
7 26 (10.16%) NATURAL
8 25 (9.77%) Assembly Language
9 24 (9.38%) PL/1
9 24 (9.38%) VB
10 18 (7.03%) C#
11 14 (5.47%) Python
12 13 (5.08%) VB6
12 13 (5.08%) VB.NET
13 9 (3.52%) Ruby
14 7 (2.73%) C++
15 6 (2.34%) Delphi
16 5 (1.95%) PowerShell
17 3 (1.17%) ActionScript 2.0
17 3 (1.17%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 19 (7.42%) Degree
2 15 (5.86%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (3.52%) SC Cleared
3 9 (3.52%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.34%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (16.41%) QA
2 32 (12.50%) SLA
3 5 (1.95%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 9 (3.52%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 9 (3.52%) RACF
2 1 (0.39%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 42 (16.41%) CA Endevor
1 42 (16.41%) Tivoli
2 15 (5.86%) OpenView
2 15 (5.86%) ServiceCenter
3 9 (3.52%) Puppet
3 9 (3.52%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.56%) Control-M
Vendors
1 173 (67.58%) IBM
2 50 (19.53%) Oracle
3 33 (12.89%) Business Objects
4 29 (11.33%) Intel
4 29 (11.33%) Lotus
5 27 (10.55%) HP
6 15 (5.86%) VMware
7 9 (3.52%) Informatica
7 9 (3.52%) F5
7 9 (3.52%) New Relic
8 7 (2.73%) Cognizant
8 7 (2.73%) SAP
9 6 (2.34%) Microsoft
9 6 (2.34%) Remedy
9 6 (2.34%) TSYS
10 5 (1.95%) VocaLink
10 5 (1.95%) NCR
10 5 (1.95%) BMC
11 4 (1.56%) Syncsort
12 1 (0.39%) CheckPoint
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