The first table below looks at the demand for COBOL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBOL over the 3 months to 18 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 Harrogate region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
COBOL
Rank - 39 -
Permanent jobs citing COBOL 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate - 1.42% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.60% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £47,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
Programming Languages Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
267 111 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 64.81% 39.36% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 244 84 66
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £43,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
COBOL
North Yorkshire

COBOL
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

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

COBOL Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

COBOL
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

COBOL Salary Trend in Harrogate