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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank 823 769 929
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +160
Permanent jobs citing JCL 64 173 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.070% 0.17% 0.044%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.13% 0.32% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 42 129 14
Median salary £54,500 £45,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.11% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+14.44% +15.38%
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
48612 53555 58926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 53.25% 51.83% 52.38%
Number of salaries quoted 42630 46097 50709
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,346 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.36% -

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +50 40 £55,000 +4.76%
London +42 20 £55,000 +4.76% 1
South West +7 4 £35,000 -9.16%
North West +5 4 £35,000 -41.66% 2
JCL
UK

JCL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 157 (98.13%) Mainframe
2 134 (83.75%) COBOL
3 108 (67.50%) DB2
4 93 (58.13%) IBM
5 92 (57.50%) CICS
6 72 (45.00%) VSAM
7 69 (43.13%) Finance
8 52 (32.50%) IBM Mainframe
9 49 (30.63%) Agile Software Development
10 48 (30.00%) Banking
10 48 (30.00%) REXX
10 48 (30.00%) Java
11 39 (24.38%) RAD
12 38 (23.75%) SDLC
13 37 (23.13%) SQL
14 34 (21.25%) QA
15 30 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
16 29 (18.13%) Time Sharing Option
16 29 (18.13%) zOS
16 29 (18.13%) VisionPLUS
16 29 (18.13%) Automated Testing
17 28 (17.50%) ISPF
17 28 (17.50%) Unix
18 26 (16.25%) CLIST
18 26 (16.25%) TSYS
19 25 (15.63%) Degree
19 25 (15.63%) Computer Science
20 21 (13.13%) Continuous Improvement
21 20 (12.50%) Microsoft
21 20 (12.50%) MVS

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 92 (57.50%) CICS
2 14 (8.75%) IIS
3 9 (5.63%) WebSphere
4 5 (3.13%) MQSeries
5 4 (2.50%) StreamWeaver
6 3 (1.88%) Exstream Dialogue
Applications
1 2 (1.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 29 (18.13%) VisionPLUS
2 7 (4.38%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (1.88%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.25%) Firewall
1 2 (1.25%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.25%) Wireshark
2 1 (0.63%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (67.50%) DB2
2 7 (4.38%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.13%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.50%) Easytrieve
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (11.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.50%) XPEDITER
3 2 (1.25%) Eclipse
General
1 69 (43.13%) Finance
2 48 (30.00%) Banking
3 18 (11.25%) Financial Institution
3 18 (11.25%) Retail
4 9 (5.63%) Marketing
5 8 (5.00%) Music Industry
6 2 (1.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (34.38%) Developer
2 29 (18.13%) Mainframe Developer
3 27 (16.88%) COBOL Developer
4 21 (13.13%) Technical Leader
5 18 (11.25%) DB2 Developer
6 17 (10.63%) CICS Engineer
7 15 (9.38%) Software Engineer
8 14 (8.75%) Team Leader
8 14 (8.75%) Technical Team Leader
9 11 (6.88%) Mainframe Software Engineer
10 10 (6.25%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 10 (6.25%) Senior Developer
11 9 (5.63%) QA Engineer
11 9 (5.63%) QA Test Engineer
11 9 (5.63%) Test Engineer
12 8 (5.00%) Analyst
13 7 (4.38%) Lead Developer
14 5 (3.13%) DB2 DBA
14 5 (3.13%) Mainframe Operator
14 5 (3.13%) Senior COBOL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (17.50%) ISPF
2 19 (11.88%) XML
3 4 (2.50%) HTML
3 4 (2.50%) HTML5
3 4 (2.50%) JSON
3 4 (2.50%) Middleware
4 3 (1.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 157 (98.13%) Mainframe
2 72 (45.00%) VSAM
3 52 (32.50%) IBM Mainframe
4 30 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (15.63%) Computer Science
6 15 (9.38%) AS400
7 9 (5.63%) iSeries
8 7 (4.38%) SWIFT
8 7 (4.38%) Visualisation
9 6 (3.75%) Algorithms
10 5 (3.13%) Data Centre
11 4 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (1.25%) DataPower
12 2 (1.25%) Online Banking
12 2 (1.25%) Social Media
13 1 (0.63%) Chip and PIN
13 1 (0.63%) EFT
13 1 (0.63%) EPoS
13 1 (0.63%) Fat Client
13 1 (0.63%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 29 (18.13%) zOS
2 28 (17.50%) Unix
3 20 (12.50%) MVS
4 10 (6.25%) Windows
5 7 (4.38%) Linux
6 6 (3.75%) OS/390
6 6 (3.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (30.63%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (24.38%) RAD
3 38 (23.75%) SDLC
4 29 (18.13%) Automated Testing
5 21 (13.13%) Continuous Improvement
6 19 (11.88%) Mentoring
7 18 (11.25%) Coaching
7 18 (11.25%) Software Engineering
7 18 (11.25%) TDD
7 18 (11.25%) Waterfall
8 16 (10.00%) User Stories
9 15 (9.38%) Functional Testing
9 15 (9.38%) Integration Testing
9 15 (9.38%) Regression Testing
9 15 (9.38%) System Integration Testing
9 15 (9.38%) Unit Testing
10 14 (8.75%) UML
11 12 (7.50%) Change Management
11 12 (7.50%) Systems Analysis
12 8 (5.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 134 (83.75%) COBOL
2 48 (30.00%) Java
2 48 (30.00%) REXX
3 37 (23.13%) SQL
4 26 (16.25%) CLIST
5 10 (6.25%) Assembly Language
6 4 (2.50%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.25%) PL/1
8 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.63%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (15.63%) Degree
2 15 (9.38%) ISTQB
3 14 (8.75%) ISEB
4 2 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (21.25%) QA
2 2 (1.25%) SLA
3 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.63%) SEPA
System Software
1 29 (18.13%) Time Sharing Option
2 13 (8.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.63%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 18 (11.25%) Tivoli
2 15 (9.38%) CA Endevor
3 10 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (4.38%) Control-M
5 5 (3.13%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 5 (3.13%) Tivoli NetView
6 2 (1.25%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 93 (58.13%) IBM
2 26 (16.25%) TSYS
3 20 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 15 (9.38%) Oracle
5 14 (8.75%) Cognizant
6 13 (8.13%) HP
7 10 (6.25%) SAP
8 8 (5.00%) CA
8 8 (5.00%) Micro Focus
9 7 (4.38%) BMC
9 7 (4.38%) Remedy
10 4 (2.50%) Syncsort
11 2 (1.25%) SolarWinds
11 2 (1.25%) Splunk
11 2 (1.25%) VMware
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Experian
Salary: £competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago