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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank 180 - 158
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing JCL 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.026% - 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.061% - 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £46,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-16.12% +24.00%
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
1632 1354 1552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 43.11% 51.33% 56.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1268 1094 1316
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 4 (100.00%) COBOL
1 4 (100.00%) DB2
1 4 (100.00%) CICS
2 2 (50.00%) REXX
2 2 (50.00%) Micro Focus
2 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) EntireX
2 2 (50.00%) NATURAL
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) AIX
2 2 (50.00%) Adabas
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) VSAM
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) SELCOPY
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 4 (100.00%) CICS
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) DB2
2 2 (50.00%) Adabas
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) COBOL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Mainframe Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) EntireX
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (50.00%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) COBOL
2 2 (50.00%) REXX
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) NATURAL
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) SELCOPY
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Micro Focus
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle