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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank 792 816 833
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +17
Permanent jobs citing JCL 58 30 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.059% 0.031% 0.041%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.058% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 42 29 26
Average salary £54,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £39,900 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -4.76%
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
49833 51289 56995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.43% 53.62% 55.19%
Number of salaries quoted 43121 43489 50489
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +35 18 £39,400 +5.06%
North West -15 13 £54,000 +8.00%
London +5 6 £70,000 +33.33% 4
West Midlands -8 6 £33,000 -34.00%
South East -24 6 £60,000 +9.09%
East of England -6 5 £50,000 +7.52%
Yorkshire - 3 £40,438 - 1
South West - 1 £52,500 -
JCL
UK

JCL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 116 (84.67%) Mainframe
2 85 (62.04%) IBM
3 84 (61.31%) COBOL
4 66 (48.18%) DB2
5 57 (41.61%) Finance
6 46 (33.58%) Windows
7 45 (32.85%) UNIX
7 45 (32.85%) CICS
7 45 (32.85%) ISPF
7 45 (32.85%) Analytical Skills
8 44 (32.12%) Banking
9 43 (31.39%) QA
10 42 (30.66%) Retail
11 40 (29.20%) Mentoring
12 34 (24.82%) Change Management
13 33 (24.09%) Java
14 32 (23.36%) SQL
14 32 (23.36%) VSAM
15 31 (22.63%) Linux
16 29 (21.17%) Coaching
17 28 (20.44%) TCP/IP
18 26 (18.98%) HP
19 25 (18.25%) PL/1
19 25 (18.25%) ATM
20 24 (17.52%) REXX
20 24 (17.52%) CA Endevor
21 23 (16.79%) SLA
22 22 (16.06%) XML
22 22 (16.06%) WebSphere
23 21 (15.33%) C++

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 45 (32.85%) CICS
2 22 (16.06%) WebSphere
3 17 (12.41%) IBM Notes
4 16 (11.68%) SAS
5 5 (3.65%) CMS
6 2 (1.46%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.46%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (3.65%) MS Excel
1 5 (3.65%) MS Office
2 3 (2.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (10.95%) BASE24
2 5 (3.65%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (0.73%) assyst
3 1 (0.73%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 28 (20.44%) TCP/IP
2 25 (18.25%) ATM
3 15 (10.95%) SSL
4 6 (4.38%) Internet
5 4 (2.92%) FTP
5 4 (2.92%) HTTPS
6 3 (2.19%) Firewall
7 2 (1.46%) SNA
8 1 (0.73%) SMS
8 1 (0.73%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (48.18%) DB2
2 20 (14.60%) SQL Server
3 10 (7.30%) Adabas
4 9 (6.57%) DataStage
5 6 (4.38%) Easytrieve
6 5 (3.65%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.92%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.19%) Pentaho
9 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.46%) OLAP
9 2 (1.46%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (2.19%) Rational Rose
1 3 (2.19%) Eclipse
1 3 (2.19%) ClearCase
1 3 (2.19%) Visual Studio
1 3 (2.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.46%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.46%) ERwin
General
1 57 (41.61%) Finance
2 44 (32.12%) Banking
3 42 (30.66%) Retail
4 5 (3.65%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.92%) Marketing
6 3 (2.19%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.73%) Legal
7 1 (0.73%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (22.63%) Technical Specialist
2 15 (10.95%) Analyst
2 15 (10.95%) Mainframe Operator
3 14 (10.22%) Consultant
4 10 (7.30%) Programmer
4 10 (7.30%) Administrator
5 8 (5.84%) Senior Technical Specialist
5 8 (5.84%) Developer
6 7 (5.11%) DBA
6 7 (5.11%) Computer Operator
6 7 (5.11%) COBOL Programmer
7 6 (4.38%) WebSphere Specialist
7 6 (4.38%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (4.38%) Mainframe Systems Engineer
7 6 (4.38%) COBOL Developer
7 6 (4.38%) Network Engineer
7 6 (4.38%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (3.65%) VisionPLUS Consultant
9 4 (2.92%) Analyst Programmer
10 3 (2.19%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (32.85%) ISPF
2 22 (16.06%) XML
3 20 (14.60%) J2EE
4 15 (10.95%) Middleware
5 13 (9.49%) WebSphere MQ
5 13 (9.49%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 7 (5.11%) .NET
7 5 (3.65%) Web Services
8 3 (2.19%) HTML
8 3 (2.19%) XSLT
9 2 (1.46%) REST
9 2 (1.46%) SOAP
10 1 (0.73%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 116 (84.67%) Mainframe
2 45 (32.85%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (23.36%) VSAM
4 19 (13.87%) IBM Mainframe
5 15 (10.95%) EMV
5 15 (10.95%) Cryptography
5 15 (10.95%) Tandem
6 5 (3.65%) Client/Server
6 5 (3.65%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.92%) SWIFT
7 4 (2.92%) Chip Card
8 3 (2.19%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.19%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (2.19%) Credit Risk
8 3 (2.19%) Statistics
9 1 (0.73%) DataPower
9 1 (0.73%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 46 (33.58%) Windows
2 45 (32.85%) UNIX
3 31 (22.63%) Linux
4 20 (14.60%) zOS
5 19 (13.87%) AIX
6 15 (10.95%) Windows XP
6 15 (10.95%) Windows 7
7 13 (9.49%) MVS
8 2 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.46%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (29.20%) Mentoring
2 34 (24.82%) Change Management
3 29 (21.17%) Coaching
4 18 (13.14%) Release Management
4 18 (13.14%) Incident Management
5 13 (9.49%) Migration
6 12 (8.76%) ITIL
7 10 (7.30%) Business Analysis
8 9 (6.57%) ETL
8 9 (6.57%) Service Delivery
8 9 (6.57%) Risk Analysis
9 6 (4.38%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (4.38%) SOA
10 5 (3.65%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (3.65%) Information Management
11 4 (2.92%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (2.92%) OO
12 3 (2.19%) MVC
12 3 (2.19%) OOD
12 3 (2.19%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 84 (61.31%) COBOL
2 33 (24.09%) Java
3 32 (23.36%) SQL
4 25 (18.25%) PL/1
5 24 (17.52%) REXX
6 21 (15.33%) C++
7 18 (13.14%) C#
8 16 (11.68%) Perl
9 15 (10.95%) Assembly Language
9 15 (10.95%) PowerShell
10 8 (5.84%) NATURAL
11 5 (3.65%) SELCOPY
12 4 (2.92%) ActionScript 2.0
12 4 (2.92%) ActionScript
13 3 (2.19%) VB
14 2 (1.46%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.73%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (8.03%) SC Cleared
1 11 (8.03%) Security Cleared
1 11 (8.03%) Degree
2 9 (6.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (31.39%) QA
2 23 (16.79%) SLA
3 15 (10.95%) ISO 8583
4 3 (2.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.46%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 1 (0.73%) RACF
2 1 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (17.52%) CA Endevor
2 12 (8.76%) ServiceCenter
3 10 (7.30%) OpenView
4 5 (3.65%) Tivoli NetView
5 3 (2.19%) Unicenter
5 3 (2.19%) MOM
5 3 (2.19%) HP SiteScope
5 3 (2.19%) OMEGAMON
6 2 (1.46%) MAINVIEW
6 2 (1.46%) Control-M
6 2 (1.46%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 85 (62.04%) IBM
2 26 (18.98%) HP
3 17 (12.41%) Oracle
3 17 (12.41%) Lotus
3 17 (12.41%) Intel
4 15 (10.95%) NCR
4 15 (10.95%) VocaLink
5 11 (8.03%) VMware
6 4 (2.92%) CA
6 4 (2.92%) BMC
7 3 (2.19%) Microsoft
7 3 (2.19%) Sun
7 3 (2.19%) Unisys
7 3 (2.19%) Trillium
7 3 (2.19%) Teradata
8 2 (1.46%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.73%) Remedy
9 1 (0.73%) McAfee
9 1 (0.73%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.73%) NetApp
London
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Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + 20% bonus + pension + healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 11 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36491 - £45077 per annum + car,benefits
Posted: 12 days ago