The table below looks at the statistics for JCL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JCL over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank 71 - 75
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing JCL 7 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.90% - 0.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.89% - 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 3
Average salary £38,800 - £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
JCL
East Midlands

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
371 587 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 47.56% 67.01% 67.33%
Number of salaries quoted 346 537 394
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

JCL
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JCL across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JCL within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 7 £38,800 - 1
JCL
East Midlands

JCL
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 10 (100.00%) COBOL
2 8 (80.00%) DB2
2 8 (80.00%) IBM
2 8 (80.00%) CA Endevor
3 7 (70.00%) CICS
3 7 (70.00%) Mainframe
3 7 (70.00%) Java
4 6 (60.00%) NATURAL
4 6 (60.00%) Adabas
4 6 (60.00%) WebSphere
5 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 5 (50.00%) Retail
6 4 (40.00%) VSAM
7 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (30.00%) .NET
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (30.00%) XML
7 3 (30.00%) XSLT
7 3 (30.00%) C#
7 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
8 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
8 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
8 2 (20.00%) Finance
9 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
9 1 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 7 (70.00%) CICS
2 6 (60.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) DB2
2 6 (60.00%) Adabas
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Programmer
2 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 5 (50.00%) COBOL Programmer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Programmer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 3 (30.00%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
3 3 (30.00%) COBOL Developer
3 3 (30.00%) COBOL Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Senior COBOL Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior COBOL Analyst Programmer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior COBOL Programmer
5 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Mainframe Analyst Programmer
5 1 (10.00%) Mainframe Programmer
5 1 (10.00%) Natural/Adabas Programmer
5 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) XML
1 3 (30.00%) XSLT
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Mainframe
2 4 (40.00%) VSAM
3 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) COBOL
2 7 (70.00%) Java
3 6 (60.00%) NATURAL
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) C#
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) IBM