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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
COBOL
Cheshire / Knutsford
Rank - - 30
Permanent jobs citing COBOL 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford - - 0.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £44,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+19.31% -12.00%

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
32 63 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 59.26% 55.26% 36.25%
Number of salaries quoted 15 49 57
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,902 £29,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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