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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank 64 85 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Permanent jobs citing JCL 8 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.12% 0.32% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.45% 0.54% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 0
Average salary £38,000 £38,800 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -22.00%
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
326 556 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 45.79% 58.59% 58.50%
Number of salaries quoted 276 511 376
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JCL across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

JCL Salary Histogram 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 5 August 2015. 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 +10 5 £52,500 +35.30%
JCL
East Midlands

JCL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 15 (93.75%) COBOL
2 11 (68.75%) Adabas
2 11 (68.75%) IBM
2 11 (68.75%) WebSphere MQ
2 11 (68.75%) NATURAL
2 11 (68.75%) WebSphere
3 10 (62.50%) Java
4 9 (56.25%) VB6
4 9 (56.25%) C#
4 9 (56.25%) SQL
4 9 (56.25%) VB
4 9 (56.25%) VB.NET
4 9 (56.25%) .NET
4 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
4 9 (56.25%) DB2
4 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
4 9 (56.25%) XML
4 9 (56.25%) XSLT
5 7 (43.75%) Mainframe
5 7 (43.75%) CA Endevor
6 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (25.00%) CICS
7 4 (25.00%) Time Sharing Option
8 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
8 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
8 3 (18.75%) Retail
9 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
9 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
10 1 (6.25%) Degree

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 11 (68.75%) WebSphere
2 4 (25.00%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) Adabas
2 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 9 (56.25%) DB2
General
1 3 (18.75%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Analyst
1 12 (75.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 12 (75.00%) Programmer
2 10 (62.50%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
2 10 (62.50%) COBOL Programmer
2 10 (62.50%) COBOL Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Developer
4 3 (18.75%) COBOL Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Programmer
5 2 (12.50%) AWS Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Mainframe Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) WebSphere MQ
2 9 (56.25%) .NET
2 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
2 9 (56.25%) XML
2 9 (56.25%) XSLT
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Mainframe
2 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) UNIX
1 1 (6.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
1 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
2 1 (6.25%) Coaching
2 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
2 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
2 1 (6.25%) Service Management
2 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) COBOL
2 11 (68.75%) NATURAL
3 10 (62.50%) Java
4 9 (56.25%) SQL
4 9 (56.25%) VB
4 9 (56.25%) VB.NET
4 9 (56.25%) VB6
4 9 (56.25%) C#
5 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) Remedy
2 1 (6.25%) SAP