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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank 804 814 805
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Permanent jobs citing JCL 42 34 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.043% 0.035% 0.046%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.085% 0.065% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 24 31 27
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,400 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
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
49539 52438 52269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.65% 53.34% 53.97%
Number of salaries quoted 42577 44329 45632
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 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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
London - 13 £71,250 - 2
East Midlands +38 10 £40,000 +6.66% 6
South East -17 10 £60,000 +9.09% 1
West Midlands -22 4 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Yorkshire -3 2 £34,000 +8.80% 1
South West - 2 £52,500 - 1
North West -17 1 £42,500 -15.00% 2
JCL
UK

JCL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 121 (88.97%) Mainframe
2 88 (64.71%) IBM
3 84 (61.76%) COBOL
4 70 (51.47%) DB2
5 54 (39.71%) Finance
6 51 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
7 49 (36.03%) UNIX
8 48 (35.29%) ISPF
9 45 (33.09%) Windows
10 43 (31.62%) CICS
10 43 (31.62%) QA
10 43 (31.62%) Retail
11 41 (30.15%) Banking
11 41 (30.15%) Java
12 39 (28.68%) SQL
13 38 (27.94%) Linux
13 38 (27.94%) Mentoring
14 35 (25.74%) Change Management
15 30 (22.06%) Coaching
15 30 (22.06%) TCP/IP
16 28 (20.59%) PL/1
17 26 (19.12%) WebSphere
18 25 (18.38%) HP
18 25 (18.38%) REXX
19 24 (17.65%) ATM
19 24 (17.65%) XML
19 24 (17.65%) J2EE
19 24 (17.65%) Oracle
20 23 (16.91%) C++
20 23 (16.91%) AIX

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 43 (31.62%) CICS
2 26 (19.12%) WebSphere
3 15 (11.03%) IBM Notes
4 14 (10.29%) SAS
5 9 (6.62%) MQSeries
6 8 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (2.21%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.21%) MS Visio
1 3 (2.21%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (11.76%) BASE24
2 1 (0.74%) assyst
2 1 (0.74%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 30 (22.06%) TCP/IP
2 24 (17.65%) ATM
3 14 (10.29%) SSL
4 7 (5.15%) Internet
5 4 (2.94%) HTTPS
5 4 (2.94%) FTP
6 3 (2.21%) Firewall
7 2 (1.47%) SNA
8 1 (0.74%) SMS
8 1 (0.74%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (51.47%) DB2
2 21 (15.44%) SQL Server
3 11 (8.09%) Adabas
4 10 (7.35%) DataStage
5 5 (3.68%) Easytrieve
5 5 (3.68%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.21%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.21%) Pentaho
7 3 (2.21%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.21%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.47%) IMS/DB
8 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.74%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 7 (5.15%) Eclipse
2 5 (3.68%) Rational Rose
2 5 (3.68%) ClearCase
2 5 (3.68%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.21%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (2.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.47%) XPEDITER
5 1 (0.74%) ERwin
General
1 54 (39.71%) Finance
2 43 (31.62%) Retail
3 41 (30.15%) Banking
4 5 (3.68%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.68%) Marketing
5 3 (2.21%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.47%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.74%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (23.53%) Technical Specialist
2 17 (12.50%) Analyst
3 15 (11.03%) Consultant
4 13 (9.56%) Mainframe Operator
5 12 (8.82%) Developer
6 10 (7.35%) Administrator
7 9 (6.62%) Technical Consultant
8 8 (5.88%) Programmer
9 7 (5.15%) Computer Operator
9 7 (5.15%) COBOL Programmer
9 7 (5.15%) COBOL Developer
10 6 (4.41%) Senior Technical Specialist
10 6 (4.41%) Mainframe Systems Engineer
10 6 (4.41%) Network Engineer
10 6 (4.41%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (4.41%) DBA
10 6 (4.41%) Senior Analyst
11 5 (3.68%) Architect
12 4 (2.94%) WebSphere Specialist
12 4 (2.94%) Senior Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (35.29%) ISPF
2 24 (17.65%) XML
2 24 (17.65%) J2EE
3 16 (11.76%) WebSphere MQ
4 15 (11.03%) Middleware
5 13 (9.56%) Web Services
6 11 (8.09%) .NET
6 11 (8.09%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 10 (7.35%) HTML
8 3 (2.21%) JMS
8 3 (2.21%) XSLT
9 2 (1.47%) JSON
9 2 (1.47%) REST
9 2 (1.47%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 121 (88.97%) Mainframe
2 51 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (16.91%) VSAM
4 20 (14.71%) IBM Mainframe
5 16 (11.76%) EMV
5 16 (11.76%) Cryptography
5 16 (11.76%) Tandem
6 8 (5.88%) Client/Server
7 5 (3.68%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.94%) Credit Risk
8 4 (2.94%) SWIFT
8 4 (2.94%) Chip Card
9 3 (2.21%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (2.21%) DataPower
9 3 (2.21%) Computer Science
9 3 (2.21%) Statistics
10 2 (1.47%) Social Media
10 2 (1.47%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 49 (36.03%) UNIX
2 45 (33.09%) Windows
3 38 (27.94%) Linux
4 23 (16.91%) AIX
5 20 (14.71%) zOS
6 17 (12.50%) MVS
7 16 (11.76%) Windows XP
7 16 (11.76%) Windows 7
8 8 (5.88%) Solaris
9 2 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (27.94%) Mentoring
2 35 (25.74%) Change Management
3 30 (22.06%) Coaching
4 16 (11.76%) SOA
4 16 (11.76%) Release Management
4 16 (11.76%) Incident Management
5 11 (8.09%) ITIL
6 10 (7.35%) Business Analysis
6 10 (7.35%) ETL
6 10 (7.35%) Migration
7 8 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (5.88%) OO
8 7 (5.15%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (4.41%) Risk Analysis
9 6 (4.41%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (4.41%) Service Delivery
10 5 (3.68%) MVC
10 5 (3.68%) OOD
10 5 (3.68%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (3.68%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (61.76%) COBOL
2 41 (30.15%) Java
3 39 (28.68%) SQL
4 28 (20.59%) PL/1
5 25 (18.38%) REXX
6 23 (16.91%) C++
7 20 (14.71%) Perl
8 19 (13.97%) C#
9 17 (12.50%) Assembly Language
10 16 (11.76%) PowerShell
11 10 (7.35%) NATURAL
12 7 (5.15%) SELCOPY
13 5 (3.68%) VB
14 4 (2.94%) ActionScript 2.0
14 4 (2.94%) ActionScript
15 3 (2.21%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.74%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (7.35%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (6.62%) Degree
3 8 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.94%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (31.62%) QA
2 22 (16.18%) SLA
3 16 (11.76%) ISO 8583
4 3 (2.21%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (2.21%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 1 (0.74%) RACF
2 1 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (16.91%) CA Endevor
2 8 (5.88%) ServiceCenter
2 8 (5.88%) OpenView
2 8 (5.88%) Tivoli
3 5 (3.68%) Tivoli NetView
4 4 (2.94%) Control-M
5 3 (2.21%) MOM
5 3 (2.21%) Unicenter
5 3 (2.21%) HP SiteScope
5 3 (2.21%) OMEGAMON
6 1 (0.74%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 88 (64.71%) IBM
2 25 (18.38%) HP
3 24 (17.65%) Oracle
4 16 (11.76%) NCR
4 16 (11.76%) VocaLink
5 15 (11.03%) Lotus
5 15 (11.03%) Intel
6 9 (6.62%) VMware
7 8 (5.88%) Business Objects
8 6 (4.41%) Cognizant
9 3 (2.21%) BMC
9 3 (2.21%) Trillium
9 3 (2.21%) Sun
9 3 (2.21%) Unisys
9 3 (2.21%) Syncsort
9 3 (2.21%) Teradata
10 1 (0.74%) Remedy
10 1 (0.74%) McAfee
10 1 (0.74%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.74%) CA
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