The first table below looks at the demand for JCL skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JCL over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank 655 604 637
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +33
Permanent jobs citing JCL 5 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.010% 0.026% 0.014%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.018% 0.048% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 7
Average salary - £70,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £42,750 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+8.77% -17.78%
Programming Languages Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
27179 24918 30182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.35% 54.35% 54.12%
Number of salaries quoted 23069 21494 26827
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
JCL
England

JCL
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JCL across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JCL Jobs Demand Trend in London

JCL
Salary Trend in London

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

JCL Salary Trend in London

JCL
Top 29 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 5 (83.33%) COBOL
1 5 (83.33%) DB2
1 5 (83.33%) CICS
1 5 (83.33%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) Banking
3 3 (50.00%) Retail
3 3 (50.00%) CA Endevor
3 3 (50.00%) Contract for Difference
3 3 (50.00%) QA
3 3 (50.00%) Release Management
3 3 (50.00%) AS400
3 3 (50.00%) BASE24
3 3 (50.00%) Mainframe
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) UNIX
3 3 (50.00%) AIX
3 3 (50.00%) ATM
3 3 (50.00%) IBM
4 2 (33.33%) REXX
4 2 (33.33%) zOS
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) VSAM
4 2 (33.33%) ISPF
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (16.67%) SRDF
5 1 (16.67%) EMC
5 1 (16.67%) SAN

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 5 (83.33%) CICS
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) ATM
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) DB2
General
1 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Retail
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) DB2 DBA
2 2 (33.33%) DBA
2 2 (33.33%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Storage Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (50.00%) AS400
1 3 (50.00%) Contract for Difference
2 2 (33.33%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) UNIX
1 3 (50.00%) AIX
2 2 (33.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Change Management
2 3 (50.00%) Release Management
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) COBOL
2 2 (33.33%) REXX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) EMC
Canary Wharf
Citi
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 19 days ago