The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leicestershire region that had COBOL Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
COBOL Developer
Rank 74 70 89
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a COBOL Developer 6 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.77% 0.58% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.60% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £40,000 £38,800
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +40.62%
COBOL Developer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
771 671 869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 98.34% 97.81% 98.86%
Number of salaries quoted 644 524 752
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,265 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

COBOL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicestershire region that featured COBOL Developer in the job title.

COBOL Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

COBOL Developer
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

COBOL Developer Salary Trend in Leicestershire

COBOL Developer Skill Set
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, COBOL Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicestershire region featuring COBOL Developer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) COBOL
1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) DB2
1 9 (100.00%) IBM
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) CICS
1 9 (100.00%) JCL
1 9 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 9 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (55.56%) OS/390
2 5 (55.56%) zOS
3 4 (44.44%) Systems Analysis

COBOL Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 9 (100.00%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) OS/390
1 5 (55.56%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) COBOL
1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) JCL
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) IBM
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft