The table below looks at the statistics for JCL skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JCL over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank 821 837 876
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +39
Permanent jobs citing JCL 45 95 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.054% 0.096% 0.080%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.100% 0.18% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 35 63 52
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,420 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%
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
45130 52328 53525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 53.69% 52.82% 50.21%
Number of salaries quoted 39066 45371 46212
Median salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

JCL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing JCL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 11 December 2016.

JCL Salary Histogram in England

JCL
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JCL within the England region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +85 27 £52,500 -2.32% 2
North West -25 7 £37,500 -2.59% 1
East Midlands -28 5 £42,500 +14.55% 1
London +33 4 £51,250 -6.81%
South West - 4 £37,500 -
Yorkshire +15 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
JCL
UK

JCL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, IT jobs citing JCL 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 England region with a requirement for JCL.

1 84 (93.33%) Mainframe
2 71 (78.89%) IBM
3 68 (75.56%) COBOL
4 63 (70.00%) DB2
5 55 (61.11%) CICS
6 48 (53.33%) SQL
7 32 (35.56%) IBM Mainframe
8 31 (34.44%) Java
9 29 (32.22%) Finance
10 22 (24.44%) Migration
10 22 (24.44%) Banking
10 22 (24.44%) Unix
11 21 (23.33%) Microsoft
11 21 (23.33%) Data Analysis
12 20 (22.22%) Retail
12 20 (22.22%) UML
13 19 (21.11%) Oracle
14 18 (20.00%) VSAM
15 17 (18.89%) Tivoli
16 14 (15.56%) SDLC
16 14 (15.56%) zOS
16 14 (15.56%) MVS
17 13 (14.44%) MS Office
18 12 (13.33%) Cognizant
18 12 (13.33%) Financial Institution
18 12 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
19 11 (12.22%) Programme Management
20 10 (11.11%) OS/390
21 9 (10.00%) Linux
21 9 (10.00%) CRM

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 55 (61.11%) CICS
2 3 (3.33%) MQSeries
2 3 (3.33%) StreamWeaver
Applications
1 13 (14.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.44%) Firewall
2 4 (4.44%) FTP
2 4 (4.44%) HTTP
3 2 (2.22%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (70.00%) DB2
2 6 (6.67%) Data Mining
2 6 (6.67%) DataStage
2 6 (6.67%) Easytrieve
2 6 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.44%) MS Access
4 1 (1.11%) Adabas
4 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.44%) Fiddler
2 4 (4.44%) Firebug
2 4 (4.44%) JMeter
2 4 (4.44%) LoadRunner
2 4 (4.44%) The Grinder
2 4 (4.44%) Toad
2 4 (4.44%) XPEDITER
3 3 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 29 (32.22%) Finance
2 22 (24.44%) Banking
3 20 (22.22%) Retail
4 12 (13.33%) Financial Institution
5 9 (10.00%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.11%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (46.67%) Analyst
2 25 (27.78%) COBOL Analyst
3 20 (22.22%) Developer
4 19 (21.11%) Programmer
5 17 (18.89%) Analyst Programmer
5 17 (18.89%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
5 17 (18.89%) COBOL Programmer
5 17 (18.89%) DB2 Programmer
6 16 (17.78%) CICS Analyst
7 14 (15.56%) CICS Programmer
7 14 (15.56%) COBOL Developer
8 12 (13.33%) DB2 Developer
9 10 (11.11%) Lead Developer
10 9 (10.00%) Banking Analyst
10 9 (10.00%) IT Analyst
10 9 (10.00%) Solutions Analyst
11 8 (8.89%) Test Analyst
12 7 (7.78%) Mainframe Analyst
12 7 (7.78%) Systems Analyst
12 7 (7.78%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.89%) ISPF
2 4 (4.44%) SOAP
3 2 (2.22%) Middleware
3 2 (2.22%) XML
4 1 (1.11%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 84 (93.33%) Mainframe
2 32 (35.56%) IBM Mainframe
3 18 (20.00%) VSAM
4 9 (10.00%) Online Banking
5 6 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (3.33%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.22%) DataPower
9 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.11%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 22 (24.44%) Unix
2 14 (15.56%) MVS
2 14 (15.56%) zOS
3 10 (11.11%) OS/390
4 9 (10.00%) Linux
5 6 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (24.44%) Migration
2 21 (23.33%) Data Analysis
3 20 (22.22%) UML
4 14 (15.56%) SDLC
5 11 (12.22%) Programme Management
6 9 (10.00%) CRM
6 9 (10.00%) Test Scripting
6 9 (10.00%) Wealth Management
7 7 (7.78%) Business Analysis
8 6 (6.67%) Data Management
8 6 (6.67%) ETL
8 6 (6.67%) Service Management
8 6 (6.67%) Workflow
9 5 (5.56%) Software Testing
10 4 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (4.44%) Asset Management
10 4 (4.44%) Performance Testing
10 4 (4.44%) Software Engineering
10 4 (4.44%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (4.44%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 68 (75.56%) COBOL
2 48 (53.33%) SQL
3 31 (34.44%) Java
4 8 (8.89%) REXX
5 3 (3.33%) Assembly Language
6 1 (1.11%) Fortran
6 1 (1.11%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.67%) Degree
2 4 (4.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.11%) QA
System Software
1 8 (8.89%) Time Sharing Option
2 6 (6.67%) RACF
3 4 (4.44%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (2.22%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 17 (18.89%) Tivoli
2 4 (4.44%) ServiceCenter
3 2 (2.22%) Control-M
4 1 (1.11%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 71 (78.89%) IBM
2 21 (23.33%) Microsoft
3 19 (21.11%) Oracle
4 12 (13.33%) Cognizant
5 6 (6.67%) Informatica
6 4 (4.44%) HP
6 4 (4.44%) Syncsort
7 1 (1.11%) CA
7 1 (1.11%) TOWER Software
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