The table below looks at the statistics for COBOL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBOL over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
COBOL
Rank - - 48
Permanent jobs citing COBOL 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead - - 1.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
COBOL
Hertfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Hemel Hempstead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
92 158 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 36.65% 50.16% 31.11%
Number of salaries quoted 89 151 102
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £29,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

COBOL
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

The demand trend of job ads across the Hemel Hempstead region citing COBOL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

COBOL Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

COBOL
Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

COBOL Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead