The table below looks at the statistics for JCL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JCL over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Job Control Language (JCL)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 75 68 67
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Permanent jobs citing JCL 1 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.16% 0.74% 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.29% 1.51% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 3
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £38,800
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +13.40%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £44,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+19.31% -15.38%

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

Programming Languages Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
343 332 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 54.10% 48.97% 48.72%
Number of salaries quoted 326 320 307
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

JCL
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

JCL Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

JCL
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

JCL Salary Trend in Leicestershire

JCL
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing JCL 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for JCL.

1 10 (100.00%) COBOL
1 10 (100.00%) IBM
1 10 (100.00%) CICS
1 10 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 10 (100.00%) zOS
2 9 (90.00%) OS/390
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) DB2
2 9 (90.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (10.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (10.00%) MQSeries
3 1 (10.00%) Adabas
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) NATURAL

JCL
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 10 (100.00%) CICS
2 1 (10.00%) MQSeries
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) DB2
2 1 (10.00%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) COBOL Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (90.00%) DB2 Developer
2 9 (90.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Adabas Natural Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Mainframe Developer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) zOS
2 9 (90.00%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) COBOL
2 9 (90.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) NATURAL
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) IBM
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft