The table below looks at the statistics for JCL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JCL over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank - 155 160
Permanent jobs citing JCL 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds - 0.10% 0.072%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.20% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.84% -5.00%
JCL
West Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1594 1476 1611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 42.91% 51.55% 58.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1206 1245 1409
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

JCL
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

JCL Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

JCL
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

JCL Salary Trend in Leeds

JCL
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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%) EntireX
1 2 (100.00%) NATURAL
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Adabas
1 2 (100.00%) CICS
1 2 (100.00%) REXX
1 2 (100.00%) VSAM
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) SELCOPY
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) Adabas
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) COBOL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) EntireX
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) NATURAL
1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
1 2 (100.00%) REXX
2 1 (50.00%) SELCOPY