The first table below looks at the demand for COBOL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Folkestone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBOL over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Folkestone region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
COBOL
Rank - 9 -
Permanent jobs citing COBOL 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone - 6.25% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 7.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +11.11%
Programming Languages Category
Folkestone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
21 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 51.22% 81.25% 44.74%
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 17
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
COBOL
Kent

COBOL
Jobs Demand Trend in Folkestone

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing COBOL across the Folkestone region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

COBOL Jobs Demand Trend in Folkestone

COBOL
Salary Trend in Folkestone

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing COBOL across the Folkestone region.

COBOL Salary Trend in Folkestone