The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank 619 626 642
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +16
Permanent jobs citing JCL 18 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.039% 0.011% 0.006%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.075% 0.020% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Average salary - £65,000 £70,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.47%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +14.66%
JCL
England

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

Programming Languages Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
23914 24533 27731
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 52.13% 54.95% 55.02%
Number of salaries quoted 20571 21017 24504
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JCL within the London region over the 3 months to 22 September 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
City of London -3 1 - -
JCL
England

JCL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 41 (91.11%) COBOL
2 40 (88.89%) Retail
3 39 (86.67%) Change Management
3 39 (86.67%) Mentoring
3 39 (86.67%) Coaching
4 37 (82.22%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (82.22%) QA
4 37 (82.22%) IBM
5 36 (80.00%) Mainframe
6 35 (77.78%) Banking
7 30 (66.67%) DB2
8 24 (53.33%) CA Endevor
9 20 (44.44%) CICS
10 19 (42.22%) Release Management
11 18 (40.00%) BASE24
12 17 (37.78%) ATM
13 14 (31.11%) PL/1
14 13 (28.89%) HP
14 13 (28.89%) Tandem
15 12 (26.67%) Finance
15 12 (26.67%) UNIX
15 12 (26.67%) AIX
16 11 (24.44%) ISPF
16 11 (24.44%) IBM Mainframe
17 10 (22.22%) SWIFT
18 9 (20.00%) PowerShell
18 9 (20.00%) Windows 7
18 9 (20.00%) Contract for Difference
18 9 (20.00%) Cryptography
18 9 (20.00%) ISO 8583

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 20 (44.44%) CICS
2 5 (11.11%) MQSeries
3 3 (6.67%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (40.00%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 17 (37.78%) ATM
2 9 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (66.67%) DB2
2 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.89%) NonStop SQL
General
1 40 (88.89%) Retail
2 35 (77.78%) Banking
3 12 (26.67%) Finance
4 2 (4.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 37 (82.22%) Technical Specialist
2 9 (20.00%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 5 (11.11%) SWIFT Specialist
4 3 (6.67%) Administrator
4 3 (6.67%) Technical Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Developer
5 2 (4.44%) DBA
5 2 (4.44%) COBOL Developer
5 2 (4.44%) DB2 DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (24.44%) ISPF
2 9 (20.00%) Web Services
2 9 (20.00%) XML
2 9 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (2.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 37 (82.22%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (80.00%) Mainframe
3 13 (28.89%) Tandem
4 11 (24.44%) IBM Mainframe
5 10 (22.22%) SWIFT
6 9 (20.00%) Contract for Difference
6 9 (20.00%) Cryptography
6 9 (20.00%) AS400
7 5 (11.11%) VSAM
8 4 (8.89%) EMV
9 3 (6.67%) Chip Card
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.67%) UNIX
1 12 (26.67%) AIX
2 9 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 9 (20.00%) Linux
2 9 (20.00%) Windows
2 9 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (4.44%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (86.67%) Change Management
1 39 (86.67%) Mentoring
1 39 (86.67%) Coaching
2 19 (42.22%) Release Management
3 3 (6.67%) ITIL
3 3 (6.67%) Service Management
4 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (4.44%) Performance Improvement
4 2 (4.44%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (4.44%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 41 (91.11%) COBOL
2 14 (31.11%) PL/1
3 9 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 9 (20.00%) C#
3 9 (20.00%) C++
3 9 (20.00%) Java
3 9 (20.00%) SQL
4 6 (13.33%) REXX
5 4 (8.89%) Assembly Language
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (82.22%) QA
2 9 (20.00%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 24 (53.33%) CA Endevor
2 3 (6.67%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 37 (82.22%) IBM
2 13 (28.89%) HP
3 9 (20.00%) Oracle
3 9 (20.00%) NCR
4 4 (8.89%) VocaLink
5 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
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