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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank 799 813 860
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +47
Permanent jobs citing JCL 91 32 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.085% 0.032% 0.035%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.17% 0.060% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 45 23 21
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,800 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+7.59% -9.71%
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
54027 53246 59752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.68% 53.26% 54.13%
Number of salaries quoted 45771 46296 52709
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
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 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 September 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 30 September 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
(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
London +7 22 - - 2
West Midlands - 15 £33,000 - 1
East of England - 11 £55,000 -
East Midlands -1 9 £38,800 +29.33%
South East -9 9 £50,000 +47.05% 1
North West -18 9 £42,500 -6.59% 1
South West - 7 - - 1
Yorkshire -37 5 £37,500 +25.00%
North East - 4 - -
JCL
UK

JCL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 116 (83.45%) Mainframe
2 104 (74.82%) IBM
3 96 (69.06%) COBOL
4 78 (56.12%) DB2
5 68 (48.92%) CICS
6 67 (48.20%) Retail
7 61 (43.88%) Banking
8 57 (41.01%) Mentoring
9 56 (40.29%) QA
10 53 (38.13%) Analytical Skills
10 53 (38.13%) Change Management
11 50 (35.97%) Coaching
12 48 (34.53%) Finance
13 42 (30.22%) UNIX
14 40 (28.78%) SQL
15 38 (27.34%) CA Endevor
16 36 (25.90%) ISPF
17 35 (25.18%) IBM Mainframe
18 34 (24.46%) Windows
19 32 (23.02%) VSAM
20 30 (21.58%) HP
21 27 (19.42%) ATM
21 27 (19.42%) Release Management
22 26 (18.71%) BASE24
23 25 (17.99%) Java
24 24 (17.27%) PL/1
25 22 (15.83%) C++
25 22 (15.83%) Oracle
26 21 (15.11%) SQL Server
26 21 (15.11%) Linux

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 68 (48.92%) CICS
2 16 (11.51%) SAS
3 14 (10.07%) IBM Notes
4 9 (6.47%) CMS
5 7 (5.04%) WebSphere
6 6 (4.32%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (2.88%) MS Office
1 4 (2.88%) MS Excel
1 4 (2.88%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 26 (18.71%) BASE24
2 9 (6.47%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (0.72%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 27 (19.42%) ATM
2 19 (13.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.16%) SSL
4 1 (0.72%) Internet
4 1 (0.72%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (56.12%) DB2
2 21 (15.11%) SQL Server
3 11 (7.91%) Adabas
4 6 (4.32%) Easytrieve
4 6 (4.32%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (3.60%) RDBMS
5 5 (3.60%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.88%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.88%) NonStop SQL
7 2 (1.44%) DataStage
7 2 (1.44%) OLAP
8 1 (0.72%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 5 (3.60%) ChangeMan
2 4 (2.88%) JIRA
3 2 (1.44%) ERwin
General
1 67 (48.20%) Retail
2 61 (43.88%) Banking
3 48 (34.53%) Finance
4 6 (4.32%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.44%) Billing
6 1 (0.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 49 (35.25%) Technical Specialist
2 25 (17.99%) Analyst
3 14 (10.07%) Programmer
3 14 (10.07%) Mainframe Operator
4 13 (9.35%) Senior Technical Specialist
5 11 (7.91%) Consultant
6 10 (7.19%) Developer
7 9 (6.47%) Analyst Programmer
7 9 (6.47%) VisionPLUS Consultant
8 7 (5.04%) COBOL Programmer
8 7 (5.04%) Support Analyst
9 6 (4.32%) Computer Operator
9 6 (4.32%) COBOL Developer
10 5 (3.60%) COBOL Analyst
10 5 (3.60%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
10 5 (3.60%) SWIFT Specialist
11 4 (2.88%) Mainframe Programmer
11 4 (2.88%) Mainframe Developer
12 3 (2.16%) DB2 DBA
12 3 (2.16%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (25.90%) ISPF
2 18 (12.95%) XML
3 17 (12.23%) J2EE
4 10 (7.19%) Web Services
5 4 (2.88%) Middleware
5 4 (2.88%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (1.44%) EntireX
6 2 (1.44%) ATL
6 2 (1.44%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 1 (0.72%) HTML
7 1 (0.72%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 116 (83.45%) Mainframe
2 53 (38.13%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (25.18%) IBM Mainframe
4 32 (23.02%) VSAM
5 21 (15.11%) Tandem
6 17 (12.23%) Cryptography
7 12 (8.63%) EMV
8 11 (7.91%) SWIFT
9 9 (6.47%) AS400
9 9 (6.47%) Contract for Difference
10 8 (5.76%) Mathematics
11 6 (4.32%) Computer Science
12 4 (2.88%) Data Conversion
12 4 (2.88%) Chip Card
12 4 (2.88%) Data Structures
13 1 (0.72%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.72%) HACMP
13 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.72%) DataPower
13 1 (0.72%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 42 (30.22%) UNIX
2 34 (24.46%) Windows
3 21 (15.11%) Linux
4 18 (12.95%) zOS
5 17 (12.23%) Windows 7
5 17 (12.23%) Windows XP
5 17 (12.23%) AIX
6 8 (5.76%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (41.01%) Mentoring
2 53 (38.13%) Change Management
3 50 (35.97%) Coaching
4 27 (19.42%) Release Management
5 15 (10.79%) ITIL
6 14 (10.07%) Incident Management
7 13 (9.35%) Migration
8 11 (7.91%) Data Management
9 7 (5.04%) Service Delivery
10 6 (4.32%) Business Analysis
10 6 (4.32%) Risk Analysis
11 5 (3.60%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (3.60%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (3.60%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (2.88%) Service Management
12 4 (2.88%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (2.88%) Performance Monitoring
12 4 (2.88%) Continuous Improvement
13 3 (2.16%) Disaster Recovery
14 2 (1.44%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 96 (69.06%) COBOL
2 40 (28.78%) SQL
3 25 (17.99%) Java
4 24 (17.27%) PL/1
5 22 (15.83%) C++
6 17 (12.23%) C#
6 17 (12.23%) PowerShell
7 15 (10.79%) REXX
8 8 (5.76%) NATURAL
9 6 (4.32%) Assembly Language
10 2 (1.44%) Perl
11 1 (0.72%) C
11 1 (0.72%) SELCOPY
11 1 (0.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (11.51%) Degree
2 9 (6.47%) SC Cleared
2 9 (6.47%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.72%) CCNA
3 1 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (40.29%) QA
2 17 (12.23%) ISO 8583
3 13 (9.35%) SLA
4 6 (4.32%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (2.16%) RACF
2 1 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 38 (27.34%) CA Endevor
2 11 (7.91%) ServiceCenter
3 8 (5.76%) OpenView
4 6 (4.32%) Control-M
5 3 (2.16%) HP SiteScope
5 3 (2.16%) Unicenter
5 3 (2.16%) Tivoli NetView
5 3 (2.16%) MOM
5 3 (2.16%) OMEGAMON
6 2 (1.44%) CA Wily
6 2 (1.44%) MAINVIEW
6 2 (1.44%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (0.72%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 104 (74.82%) IBM
2 30 (21.58%) HP
3 22 (15.83%) Oracle
4 17 (12.23%) NCR
5 14 (10.07%) Lotus
5 14 (10.07%) Intel
5 14 (10.07%) Teradata
6 12 (8.63%) VocaLink
7 9 (6.47%) VMware
8 6 (4.32%) CA
8 6 (4.32%) Trillium
9 5 (3.60%) Microsoft
10 4 (2.88%) BMC
10 4 (2.88%) Tableau
11 3 (2.16%) Sun
11 3 (2.16%) Unisys
12 2 (1.44%) Cisco
12 2 (1.44%) Cognizant
13 1 (0.72%) NetApp
13 1 (0.72%) McAfee
Manchester
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £33000 per annum + including shift allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 15 days ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £4955 - £61215 per annum + car,benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 21 days ago