The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank 822 784 849
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +65
Permanent jobs citing JCL 59 71 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.054% 0.070% 0.030%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.10% 0.13% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 23 58 20
Average salary £39,000 £49,250 £44,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.81% +10.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £62,650 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £50,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year
-22.00% +11.73%
Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
56764 53761 60482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.88% 52.81% 54.32%
Number of salaries quoted 48624 46509 53546
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
JCL
UK

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -40 21 £50,000 -28.57% 3
South West - 9 - - 1
South East +7 8 £85,000 +54.54% 2
East Midlands -3 6 £38,800 +29.33%
West Midlands -6 6 £36,000 -
North West -43 4 £28,500 -38.70% 2
East of England - 3 £55,000 - 1
Yorkshire -39 2 £38,750 +19.23%
JCL
UK

JCL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 64 (73.56%) Mainframe
2 62 (71.26%) COBOL
3 61 (70.11%) IBM
4 52 (59.77%) CICS
5 46 (52.87%) DB2
6 34 (39.08%) Retail
7 32 (36.78%) IBM Mainframe
8 31 (35.63%) Change Management
9 26 (29.89%) SQL
10 25 (28.74%) UNIX
11 24 (27.59%) Banking
11 24 (27.59%) CA Endevor
11 24 (27.59%) QA
12 23 (26.44%) VSAM
13 21 (24.14%) Finance
14 16 (18.39%) Oracle
14 16 (18.39%) ISPF
15 15 (17.24%) ITIL
15 15 (17.24%) Teradata
16 14 (16.09%) BASE24
16 14 (16.09%) Linux
17 13 (14.94%) AIX
17 13 (14.94%) Release Management
18 12 (13.79%) Windows
19 11 (12.64%) HP
20 10 (11.49%) PL/1
20 10 (11.49%) zOS
20 10 (11.49%) Java
21 9 (10.34%) C++
21 9 (10.34%) SQL Server

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 52 (59.77%) CICS
2 6 (6.90%) SAS
3 4 (4.60%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.60%) MQSeries
4 3 (3.45%) CMS
4 3 (3.45%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (4.60%) SPSS
2 3 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.45%) MS Office
3 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (16.09%) BASE24
2 3 (3.45%) VisionPLUS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.90%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.60%) ATM
3 1 (1.15%) SSL
3 1 (1.15%) LAN
3 1 (1.15%) WAN
3 1 (1.15%) VPN
3 1 (1.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (52.87%) DB2
2 9 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.05%) Adabas
4 6 (6.90%) DataStage
5 5 (5.75%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (5.75%) RDBMS
5 5 (5.75%) Relational Database
6 4 (4.60%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.60%) NonStop SQL
7 1 (1.15%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 5 (5.75%) ChangeMan
2 4 (4.60%) JIRA
3 1 (1.15%) Rational Rose
3 1 (1.15%) Eclipse
General
1 34 (39.08%) Retail
2 24 (27.59%) Banking
3 21 (24.14%) Finance
4 6 (6.90%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.30%) Billing
6 1 (1.15%) Automotive
6 1 (1.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (33.33%) Analyst
2 23 (26.44%) Technical Specialist
3 13 (14.94%) Developer
4 11 (12.64%) Programmer
5 10 (11.49%) Support Analyst
5 10 (11.49%) Analyst Programmer
6 6 (6.90%) Administrator
6 6 (6.90%) DBA
7 5 (5.75%) Systems Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
7 5 (5.75%) COBOL Programmer
7 5 (5.75%) COBOL Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) SWIFT Specialist
7 5 (5.75%) Senior Technical Specialist
8 4 (4.60%) Teradata DBA
8 4 (4.60%) COBOL Developer
8 4 (4.60%) Mainframe Developer
8 4 (4.60%) Consultant
9 3 (3.45%) VisionPLUS Consultant
9 3 (3.45%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (18.39%) ISPF
2 9 (10.34%) Web Services
3 7 (8.05%) XML
4 5 (5.75%) J2EE
5 2 (2.30%) EntireX
5 2 (2.30%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (2.30%) ATL
5 2 (2.30%) HTML
6 1 (1.15%) Middleware
6 1 (1.15%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 64 (73.56%) Mainframe
2 32 (36.78%) IBM Mainframe
3 23 (26.44%) VSAM
4 9 (10.34%) AS400
4 9 (10.34%) Tandem
4 9 (10.34%) Contract for Difference
4 9 (10.34%) SWIFT
5 5 (5.75%) Cryptography
5 5 (5.75%) Computer Science
6 4 (4.60%) Data Conversion
7 2 (2.30%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.15%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.15%) HACMP
8 1 (1.15%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 25 (28.74%) UNIX
2 14 (16.09%) Linux
3 13 (14.94%) AIX
4 12 (13.79%) Windows
5 10 (11.49%) zOS
6 5 (5.75%) Windows XP
6 5 (5.75%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.45%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (35.63%) Change Management
2 15 (17.24%) ITIL
3 13 (14.94%) Release Management
4 8 (9.20%) Data Management
5 6 (6.90%) Migration
5 6 (6.90%) Project Management
6 5 (5.75%) Service Delivery
6 5 (5.75%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (4.60%) ETL
8 3 (3.45%) Service Management
8 3 (3.45%) Incident Management
8 3 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (2.30%) Performance Improvement
9 2 (2.30%) Change Control
9 2 (2.30%) System Testing
9 2 (2.30%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (2.30%) Configuration Management
10 1 (1.15%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 62 (71.26%) COBOL
2 26 (29.89%) SQL
3 10 (11.49%) PL/1
3 10 (11.49%) Java
4 9 (10.34%) C++
5 7 (8.05%) REXX
6 6 (6.90%) NATURAL
7 5 (5.75%) C#
7 5 (5.75%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.45%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.30%) C
10 1 (1.15%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.15%) SELCOPY
Qualifications
1 9 (10.34%) Degree
2 2 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.30%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (27.59%) QA
2 5 (5.75%) ISO 8583
3 4 (4.60%) SLA
4 3 (3.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.30%) RACF
Systems Management
1 24 (27.59%) CA Endevor
2 4 (4.60%) Control-M
2 4 (4.60%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.30%) CA Wily
3 2 (2.30%) ServiceCenter
3 2 (2.30%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (2.30%) OpenView
4 1 (1.15%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 61 (70.11%) IBM
2 16 (18.39%) Oracle
3 15 (17.24%) Teradata
4 11 (12.64%) HP
5 5 (5.75%) NCR
6 4 (4.60%) Tableau
7 3 (3.45%) Intel
7 3 (3.45%) CA
7 3 (3.45%) Lotus
7 3 (3.45%) Trillium
8 2 (2.30%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.30%) Cognizant
8 2 (2.30%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.30%) Cisco
8 2 (2.30%) VMware
8 2 (2.30%) Micro Focus
9 1 (1.15%) Ab Initio
9 1 (1.15%) Business Objects
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £42415 - £52395 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £42415 - £61215 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 11 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 19 days ago