The table below looks at the statistics for COBOL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBOL over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
COBOL
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing COBOL 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +28.57%
COBOL
North Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Harrogate region.

Programming Languages Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
77 210 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 38.31% 56.76% 56.20%
Number of salaries quoted 71 207 194
Median salary £40,750 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,450 £23,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

COBOL
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

The demand trend of job ads across the Harrogate region citing COBOL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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