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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank 845 856 873
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +17
Permanent jobs citing JCL 37 75 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.073% 0.081%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.078% 0.14% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 9 35 43
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
JCL
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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
47141 53122 53569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 52.62% 51.94% 50.76%
Number of salaries quoted 40821 45941 45381
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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
North West +3 12 £45,000 -25.00% 2
East Midlands -1 12 - -
London +43 10 £55,000 +12.82%
South East +39 3 £62,500 +30.20% 1
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JCL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 99 (93.40%) Mainframe
2 87 (82.08%) COBOL
3 71 (66.98%) DB2
4 68 (64.15%) IBM
5 65 (61.32%) CICS
6 53 (50.00%) Finance
7 49 (46.23%) VSAM
8 43 (40.57%) IBM Mainframe
9 37 (34.91%) Java
10 35 (33.02%) Banking
11 30 (28.30%) SQL
12 29 (27.36%) Unix
13 28 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
14 24 (22.64%) Financial Institution
14 24 (22.64%) Oracle
15 22 (20.75%) Cognizant
16 21 (19.81%) REXX
16 21 (19.81%) RAD
16 21 (19.81%) SDLC
17 20 (18.87%) Microsoft
18 17 (16.04%) Degree
19 16 (15.09%) MVS
20 15 (14.15%) Computer Science
20 15 (14.15%) VisionPLUS
20 15 (14.15%) Analytical Skills
21 14 (13.21%) Retail
21 14 (13.21%) Automated Testing
21 14 (13.21%) QA
21 14 (13.21%) UML
21 14 (13.21%) XML

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 65 (61.32%) CICS
2 9 (8.49%) IIS
3 4 (3.77%) StreamWeaver
4 2 (1.89%) MQSeries
Applications
1 12 (11.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (14.15%) VisionPLUS
2 3 (2.83%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.66%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.77%) Firewall
2 4 (3.77%) FTP
2 4 (3.77%) HTTP
3 2 (1.89%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (66.98%) DB2
2 6 (5.66%) Data Mining
2 6 (5.66%) DataStage
2 6 (5.66%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.77%) Easytrieve
3 4 (3.77%) MS Access
3 4 (3.77%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (11.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.77%) Fiddler
2 4 (3.77%) Firebug
2 4 (3.77%) JMeter
2 4 (3.77%) LoadRunner
2 4 (3.77%) The Grinder
2 4 (3.77%) Toad
2 4 (3.77%) XPEDITER
3 3 (2.83%) JIRA
General
1 53 (50.00%) Finance
2 35 (33.02%) Banking
3 24 (22.64%) Financial Institution
4 14 (13.21%) Retail
5 8 (7.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (31.13%) Developer
2 17 (16.04%) Technical Leader
3 16 (15.09%) Analyst
4 15 (14.15%) Mainframe Developer
5 14 (13.21%) COBOL Developer
5 14 (13.21%) Team Leader
5 14 (13.21%) Technical Team Leader
6 12 (11.32%) DB2 Developer
7 11 (10.38%) Lead Developer
8 8 (7.55%) Banking Analyst
8 8 (7.55%) IT Analyst
8 8 (7.55%) Software Engineer
8 8 (7.55%) Solutions Analyst
9 7 (6.60%) AWS Engineer
9 7 (6.60%) CICS Engineer
9 7 (6.60%) Linux Engineer
9 7 (6.60%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 7 (6.60%) Mainframe Software Engineer
9 7 (6.60%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (5.66%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (13.21%) XML
2 5 (4.72%) ISPF
3 4 (3.77%) SOAP
4 2 (1.89%) .NET
4 2 (1.89%) HTML
4 2 (1.89%) HTML5
4 2 (1.89%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 99 (93.40%) Mainframe
2 49 (46.23%) VSAM
3 43 (40.57%) IBM Mainframe
4 15 (14.15%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (14.15%) Computer Science
5 8 (7.55%) Online Banking
6 4 (3.77%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.83%) SWIFT
7 3 (2.83%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.89%) AS400
8 2 (1.89%) DataPower
9 1 (0.94%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.94%) iSeries
9 1 (0.94%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.94%) Social Media
9 1 (0.94%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 29 (27.36%) Unix
2 16 (15.09%) MVS
3 13 (12.26%) zOS
4 11 (10.38%) Linux
5 10 (9.43%) OS/390
6 7 (6.60%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (19.81%) RAD
2 21 (19.81%) SDLC
3 14 (13.21%) Automated Testing
3 14 (13.21%) UML
4 13 (12.26%) Waterfall
5 12 (11.32%) TDD
6 11 (10.38%) Software Engineering
6 11 (10.38%) User Stories
7 10 (9.43%) Functional Testing
7 10 (9.43%) Integration Testing
7 10 (9.43%) Programme Management
7 10 (9.43%) Regression Testing
7 10 (9.43%) System Integration Testing
7 10 (9.43%) Unit Testing
8 9 (8.49%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (7.55%) CRM
9 8 (7.55%) Performance Testing
9 8 (7.55%) Wealth Management
10 6 (5.66%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 87 (82.08%) COBOL
2 37 (34.91%) Java
3 30 (28.30%) SQL
4 21 (19.81%) REXX
5 13 (12.26%) CLIST
6 2 (1.89%) Assembly Language
6 2 (1.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (16.04%) Degree
2 10 (9.43%) ISTQB
3 9 (8.49%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.21%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.72%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (1.89%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 2 (1.89%) RACF
3 1 (0.94%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (5.66%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (3.77%) ServiceCenter
3 3 (2.83%) CA Endevor
4 2 (1.89%) Control-M
Vendors
1 68 (64.15%) IBM
2 24 (22.64%) Oracle
3 22 (20.75%) Cognizant
4 20 (18.87%) Microsoft
5 13 (12.26%) TSYS
6 10 (9.43%) HP
7 6 (5.66%) Informatica
8 4 (3.77%) Syncsort
9 3 (2.83%) BMC
9 3 (2.83%) Remedy
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