The first table below looks at the demand for COBOL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Huddersfield 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 Huddersfield region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
COBOL
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing COBOL 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
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
Huddersfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
65 63 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 52.85% 70.00% 51.59%
Number of salaries quoted 59 45 63
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,340 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
COBOL
West Yorkshire

COBOL
Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

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

COBOL Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

COBOL
Salary Trend in Huddersfield

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

COBOL Salary Trend in Huddersfield