The table below looks at the statistics for JCL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JCL over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank - 128 160
Permanent jobs citing JCL 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.10% 0.072%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.19% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £46,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +24.00%
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -4.76%
JCL
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1015 1051 1516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 49.88% 54.77% 54.89%
Number of salaries quoted 763 850 1303
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

JCL
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

JCL Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

JCL
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

JCL Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

JCL
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (100.00%) COBOL
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) CICS
1 2 (100.00%) CA
1 2 (100.00%) REXX
1 2 (100.00%) zOS
1 2 (100.00%) MVS
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) VSAM
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Analysis

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (100.00%) CICS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Programmer
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Programmer
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) zOS
1 2 (100.00%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
1 2 (100.00%) REXX
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) CA