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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank 799 833 822
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -11
Permanent jobs citing JCL 67 31 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.064% 0.030% 0.043%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.13% 0.057% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 45 20 33
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £37,250 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,400 £52,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.00% +25.00%
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
52955 54800 60073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.42% 53.60% 55.10%
Number of salaries quoted 45748 46683 53439
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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
East Midlands +42 16 £41,500 -
North West -6 16 £54,000 +8.00%
London +32 12 £70,000 +33.33% 1
West Midlands 0 10 £33,000 -34.00%
Yorkshire -23 6 £33,000 -5.71%
East of England -15 5 £50,000 -
South West - 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
JCL
UK

JCL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 124 (83.22%) Mainframe
2 95 (63.76%) COBOL
3 87 (58.39%) IBM
4 77 (51.68%) DB2
5 59 (39.60%) CICS
6 58 (38.93%) Finance
7 53 (35.57%) ISPF
7 53 (35.57%) UNIX
8 48 (32.21%) Windows
8 48 (32.21%) Banking
9 46 (30.87%) Retail
10 43 (28.86%) Analytical Skills
10 43 (28.86%) QA
11 41 (27.52%) VSAM
12 39 (26.17%) Mentoring
13 37 (24.83%) SQL
14 33 (22.15%) Java
14 33 (22.15%) Change Management
15 30 (20.13%) Linux
16 28 (18.79%) Coaching
17 27 (18.12%) HP
17 27 (18.12%) CA Endevor
18 25 (16.78%) WebSphere
18 25 (16.78%) ATM
19 24 (16.11%) PL/1
20 23 (15.44%) SQL Server
21 22 (14.77%) REXX
21 22 (14.77%) SLA
21 22 (14.77%) XML
21 22 (14.77%) SAS

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 59 (39.60%) CICS
2 25 (16.78%) WebSphere
3 22 (14.77%) SAS
4 21 (14.09%) IBM Notes
5 9 (6.04%) CMS
6 2 (1.34%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.34%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (2.68%) MS Office
1 4 (2.68%) MS Excel
1 4 (2.68%) SPSS
2 1 (0.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (9.40%) BASE24
2 9 (6.04%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (0.67%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 25 (16.78%) ATM
2 19 (12.75%) TCP/IP
3 16 (10.74%) SSL
4 4 (2.68%) Internet
5 1 (0.67%) Firewall
5 1 (0.67%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.67%) SMS
5 1 (0.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (51.68%) DB2
2 23 (15.44%) SQL Server
3 11 (7.38%) Adabas
4 8 (5.37%) DataStage
5 6 (4.03%) Easytrieve
5 6 (4.03%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.68%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.01%) Pentaho
9 2 (1.34%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.34%) OLAP
9 2 (1.34%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (3.36%) ChangeMan
2 4 (2.68%) JIRA
3 3 (2.01%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.01%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.01%) ClearCase
3 3 (2.01%) Rational Rose
3 3 (2.01%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.34%) ERwin
4 2 (1.34%) Oracle Forms
General
1 58 (38.93%) Finance
2 48 (32.21%) Banking
3 46 (30.87%) Retail
4 5 (3.36%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.36%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.34%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (20.13%) Technical Specialist
2 21 (14.09%) Analyst
3 19 (12.75%) Consultant
3 19 (12.75%) Mainframe Operator
4 11 (7.38%) Programmer
4 11 (7.38%) Developer
5 9 (6.04%) Computer Operator
5 9 (6.04%) VisionPLUS Consultant
6 8 (5.37%) Senior Technical Specialist
6 8 (5.37%) COBOL Programmer
7 7 (4.70%) Administrator
7 7 (4.70%) DBA
8 6 (4.03%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (4.03%) WebSphere Specialist
8 6 (4.03%) COBOL Developer
9 5 (3.36%) Analyst Programmer
10 4 (2.68%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
10 4 (2.68%) Technical Consultant
10 4 (2.68%) COBOL Analyst
11 3 (2.01%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (35.57%) ISPF
2 22 (14.77%) XML
3 19 (12.75%) J2EE
4 15 (10.07%) WebSphere MQ
4 15 (10.07%) Middleware
5 13 (8.72%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 7 (4.70%) .NET
7 5 (3.36%) Web Services
8 3 (2.01%) HTML
8 3 (2.01%) XSLT
9 2 (1.34%) SOAP
9 2 (1.34%) REST
10 1 (0.67%) JMS
10 1 (0.67%) EntireX
Miscellaneous
1 124 (83.22%) Mainframe
2 43 (28.86%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (27.52%) VSAM
4 15 (10.07%) IBM Mainframe
5 14 (9.40%) Tandem
5 14 (9.40%) Cryptography
5 14 (9.40%) EMV
6 8 (5.37%) Mathematics
7 6 (4.03%) Client/Server
8 5 (3.36%) Computer Science
9 4 (2.68%) Data Conversion
9 4 (2.68%) Data Structures
9 4 (2.68%) Chip Card
9 4 (2.68%) SWIFT
10 2 (1.34%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.67%) Statistics
11 1 (0.67%) Performance Metrics
11 1 (0.67%) DataPower
11 1 (0.67%) HACMP
11 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 53 (35.57%) UNIX
2 48 (32.21%) Windows
3 30 (20.13%) Linux
4 20 (13.42%) AIX
5 17 (11.41%) zOS
6 14 (9.40%) Windows XP
6 14 (9.40%) Windows 7
7 13 (8.72%) MVS
8 2 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.34%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (26.17%) Mentoring
2 33 (22.15%) Change Management
3 28 (18.79%) Coaching
4 20 (13.42%) Incident Management
5 18 (12.08%) Release Management
5 18 (12.08%) Migration
6 15 (10.07%) ITIL
7 10 (6.71%) Service Delivery
7 10 (6.71%) Risk Analysis
8 9 (6.04%) Business Analysis
9 8 (5.37%) ETL
10 6 (4.03%) SOA
10 6 (4.03%) Data Management
11 5 (3.36%) Information Management
11 5 (3.36%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (3.36%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (3.36%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (2.68%) OO
13 3 (2.01%) OOD
13 3 (2.01%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 95 (63.76%) COBOL
2 37 (24.83%) SQL
3 33 (22.15%) Java
4 24 (16.11%) PL/1
5 22 (14.77%) REXX
6 21 (14.09%) C++
7 17 (11.41%) C#
8 15 (10.07%) Perl
9 14 (9.40%) Assembly Language
9 14 (9.40%) PowerShell
10 9 (6.04%) NATURAL
11 6 (4.03%) SELCOPY
12 3 (2.01%) VB
13 2 (1.34%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.67%) ActionScript 2.0
14 1 (0.67%) ActionScript
14 1 (0.67%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (12.08%) Degree
2 11 (7.38%) SC Cleared
2 11 (7.38%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.37%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (28.86%) QA
2 22 (14.77%) SLA
3 14 (9.40%) ISO 8583
4 6 (4.03%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (2.01%) RACF
2 2 (1.34%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 27 (18.12%) CA Endevor
2 15 (10.07%) ServiceCenter
3 12 (8.05%) OpenView
4 6 (4.03%) Control-M
5 3 (2.01%) Unicenter
5 3 (2.01%) Tivoli
5 3 (2.01%) Tivoli NetView
5 3 (2.01%) MOM
5 3 (2.01%) HP SiteScope
5 3 (2.01%) OMEGAMON
6 2 (1.34%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 87 (58.39%) IBM
2 27 (18.12%) HP
3 21 (14.09%) Intel
3 21 (14.09%) Lotus
4 20 (13.42%) Oracle
5 14 (9.40%) VocaLink
5 14 (9.40%) NCR
6 13 (8.72%) VMware
7 6 (4.03%) Teradata
7 6 (4.03%) Trillium
8 4 (2.68%) Microsoft
8 4 (2.68%) BMC
8 4 (2.68%) CA
8 4 (2.68%) Tableau
9 3 (2.01%) Sun
9 3 (2.01%) Unisys
9 3 (2.01%) Business Objects
10 2 (1.34%) Cognizant
11 1 (0.67%) NetApp
11 1 (0.67%) Computacenter
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