The table below looks at the statistics for COBOL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBOL over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
COBOL
Cheshire / Knutsford
Rank 19 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing COBOL 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 1.56% - 0.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.56% - 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £36,000 - £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,900 £45,000 £52,250
% change year-on-year
+15.33% -13.87%

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

Programming Languages Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
39 58 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 60.94% 69.88% 25.70%
Number of salaries quoted 27 37 42
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -14.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

COBOL
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

COBOL Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

COBOL
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

COBOL Salary Trend in Knutsford

COBOL
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing COBOL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Knutsford region with a requirement for COBOL.

1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) CICS
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Online Banking

COBOL
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (100.00%) DB2 Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Knutsford
Tectre Limited
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per year dependent on experience
Posted: 8 days ago