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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank 800 798 844
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +46
Permanent jobs citing JCL 79 36 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.074% 0.037% 0.038%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.15% 0.069% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 44 29 25
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,200 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,200 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.60% +22.66%
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
54311 52273 59262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.88% 53.15% 54.21%
Number of salaries quoted 46000 45419 52387
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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 18 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 18 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 -23 14 - - 11
West Midlands - 13 £33,000 - 1
East of England - 11 £55,000 - 2
South East -8 10 £50,000 +47.05%
East Midlands -6 9 £38,800 +29.33%
North West -27 9 £42,500 -15.00% 2
South West - 6 - - 2
Yorkshire -33 4 £37,500 +25.00% 2
North East - 3 - - 1
JCL
UK

JCL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 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.

1 103 (81.10%) Mainframe
2 91 (71.65%) IBM
3 88 (69.29%) COBOL
4 72 (56.69%) DB2
5 66 (51.97%) CICS
6 56 (44.09%) Retail
7 50 (39.37%) Banking
8 48 (37.80%) Mentoring
9 45 (35.43%) Change Management
10 44 (34.65%) QA
11 43 (33.86%) Analytical Skills
12 42 (33.07%) Finance
13 41 (32.28%) Coaching
14 37 (29.13%) UNIX
15 36 (28.35%) SQL
16 34 (26.77%) VSAM
17 31 (24.41%) ISPF
17 31 (24.41%) CA Endevor
17 31 (24.41%) IBM Mainframe
18 29 (22.83%) Windows
19 25 (19.69%) HP
20 23 (18.11%) BASE24
21 22 (17.32%) Java
22 21 (16.54%) Release Management
23 20 (15.75%) PL/1
23 20 (15.75%) ATM
24 19 (14.96%) zOS
24 19 (14.96%) C++
24 19 (14.96%) Oracle
25 18 (14.17%) SQL Server

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 66 (51.97%) CICS
2 12 (9.45%) SAS
3 11 (8.66%) IBM Notes
4 9 (7.09%) CMS
5 7 (5.51%) WebSphere
6 6 (4.72%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (3.15%) SPSS
1 4 (3.15%) MS Excel
1 4 (3.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 23 (18.11%) BASE24
2 9 (7.09%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (0.79%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 20 (15.75%) ATM
2 16 (12.60%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.36%) SSL
4 1 (0.79%) SMS
4 1 (0.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (56.69%) DB2
2 18 (14.17%) SQL Server
3 11 (8.66%) Adabas
4 6 (4.72%) Easytrieve
5 5 (3.94%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (3.94%) RDBMS
5 5 (3.94%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.15%) NonStop SQL
6 4 (3.15%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.57%) DataStage
7 2 (1.57%) OLAP
8 1 (0.79%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 5 (3.94%) ChangeMan
2 4 (3.15%) JIRA
3 2 (1.57%) ERwin
General
1 56 (44.09%) Retail
2 50 (39.37%) Banking
3 42 (33.07%) Finance
4 6 (4.72%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.57%) Billing
6 1 (0.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (30.71%) Technical Specialist
2 24 (18.90%) Analyst
3 14 (11.02%) Programmer
4 11 (8.66%) Consultant
4 11 (8.66%) Developer
4 11 (8.66%) Senior Technical Specialist
4 11 (8.66%) Mainframe Operator
5 9 (7.09%) Analyst Programmer
5 9 (7.09%) VisionPLUS Consultant
6 7 (5.51%) Support Analyst
6 7 (5.51%) COBOL Programmer
7 6 (4.72%) COBOL Developer
8 5 (3.94%) Computer Operator
8 5 (3.94%) SWIFT Specialist
8 5 (3.94%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
8 5 (3.94%) COBOL Analyst
9 4 (3.15%) Mainframe Programmer
9 4 (3.15%) DB2 DBA
9 4 (3.15%) Mainframe Developer
9 4 (3.15%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (24.41%) ISPF
2 15 (11.81%) XML
3 14 (11.02%) J2EE
4 10 (7.87%) Web Services
5 4 (3.15%) Middleware
5 4 (3.15%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (1.57%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 2 (1.57%) EntireX
6 2 (1.57%) ATL
7 1 (0.79%) .NET
7 1 (0.79%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 103 (81.10%) Mainframe
2 43 (33.86%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (26.77%) VSAM
4 31 (24.41%) IBM Mainframe
5 18 (14.17%) Tandem
6 14 (11.02%) Cryptography
7 10 (7.87%) SWIFT
8 9 (7.09%) EMV
8 9 (7.09%) AS400
8 9 (7.09%) Contract for Difference
9 8 (6.30%) Mathematics
10 6 (4.72%) Computer Science
11 4 (3.15%) Data Conversion
12 2 (1.57%) Chip Card
13 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.79%) HACMP
13 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.79%) Credit Risk
13 1 (0.79%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 37 (29.13%) UNIX
2 29 (22.83%) Windows
3 19 (14.96%) zOS
4 18 (14.17%) Linux
5 15 (11.81%) AIX
6 14 (11.02%) Windows XP
6 14 (11.02%) Windows 7
7 7 (5.51%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (37.80%) Mentoring
2 45 (35.43%) Change Management
3 41 (32.28%) Coaching
4 21 (16.54%) Release Management
5 15 (11.81%) ITIL
6 11 (8.66%) Migration
6 11 (8.66%) Incident Management
7 10 (7.87%) Data Management
8 7 (5.51%) Service Delivery
9 6 (4.72%) Risk Analysis
9 6 (4.72%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (3.94%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (3.94%) Performance Monitoring
10 5 (3.94%) Business Analysis
11 4 (3.15%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (3.15%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (3.15%) Service Management
12 3 (2.36%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (2.36%) Continuous Improvement
13 2 (1.57%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 88 (69.29%) COBOL
2 36 (28.35%) SQL
3 22 (17.32%) Java
4 20 (15.75%) PL/1
5 19 (14.96%) C++
6 14 (11.02%) C#
6 14 (11.02%) PowerShell
7 13 (10.24%) REXX
8 8 (6.30%) NATURAL
9 3 (2.36%) Assembly Language
10 2 (1.57%) Perl
11 1 (0.79%) C
11 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.79%) SELCOPY
Qualifications
1 16 (12.60%) Degree
2 7 (5.51%) SC Cleared
2 7 (5.51%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.79%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (34.65%) QA
2 14 (11.02%) ISO 8583
3 11 (8.66%) SLA
4 5 (3.94%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (2.36%) RACF
2 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 31 (24.41%) CA Endevor
2 9 (7.09%) ServiceCenter
3 6 (4.72%) Control-M
3 6 (4.72%) OpenView
4 3 (2.36%) Unicenter
4 3 (2.36%) Tivoli NetView
4 3 (2.36%) MOM
4 3 (2.36%) HP SiteScope
4 3 (2.36%) OMEGAMON
5 2 (1.57%) CA Wily
5 2 (1.57%) CA Spectrum
5 2 (1.57%) MAINVIEW
6 1 (0.79%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 91 (71.65%) IBM
2 25 (19.69%) HP
3 19 (14.96%) Oracle
4 14 (11.02%) NCR
5 13 (10.24%) Teradata
6 11 (8.66%) Lotus
6 11 (8.66%) Intel
7 9 (7.09%) VocaLink
8 7 (5.51%) VMware
9 6 (4.72%) CA
10 5 (3.94%) Microsoft
10 5 (3.94%) Trillium
11 4 (3.15%) Tableau
11 4 (3.15%) BMC
12 3 (2.36%) Sun
12 3 (2.36%) Unisys
13 2 (1.57%) Cisco
13 2 (1.57%) Cognizant
14 1 (0.79%) Business Objects
14 1 (0.79%) EMC
Warwick, Warwickshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £33000 per annum + including shift allowance
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays - Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum 5% cash/benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £4955 - £61215 per annum + car,benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £42415 - £52395 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 9 days ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Steria
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Cognizant Technology Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £42415 - £61215 per annum + car,benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £40885 - £50505 per annum + car,benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £40885 - £50505 per annum + car,benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 20 days ago
Copley, County Durham
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 20 days ago