The table below looks at the statistics for JCL skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JCL over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank 614 633 679
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +46
Permanent jobs citing JCL 20 34 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.051% 0.076% 0.054%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.092% 0.14% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 2
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £45,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+14.44% +17.64%
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
21644 23611 27278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.90% 52.77% 54.32%
Number of salaries quoted 19105 20288 23577
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

JCL
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing JCL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 London region with a requirement for JCL.

1 45 (95.74%) Mainframe
2 41 (87.23%) COBOL
3 35 (74.47%) IBM
4 34 (72.34%) DB2
4 34 (72.34%) Banking
5 31 (65.96%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (55.32%) IBM Mainframe
6 26 (55.32%) Finance
7 22 (46.81%) VSAM
7 22 (46.81%) SDLC
8 18 (38.30%) Retail
9 16 (34.04%) Time Sharing Option
10 15 (31.91%) QA
10 15 (31.91%) Mentoring
10 15 (31.91%) Coaching
10 15 (31.91%) ISPF
10 15 (31.91%) CA Endevor
11 14 (29.79%) Financial Institution
11 14 (29.79%) Cognizant
12 13 (27.66%) Change Management
13 11 (23.40%) Java
13 11 (23.40%) SQL
14 10 (21.28%) zOS
15 9 (19.15%) WebSphere
15 9 (19.15%) Marketing
16 8 (17.02%) Music Industry
16 8 (17.02%) AS400
16 8 (17.02%) Assembly Language
16 8 (17.02%) CA
16 8 (17.02%) REXX

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 9 (19.15%) WebSphere
2 7 (14.89%) CICS
3 3 (6.38%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (72.34%) DB2
2 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
General
1 34 (72.34%) Banking
2 26 (55.32%) Finance
3 18 (38.30%) Retail
4 14 (29.79%) Financial Institution
5 9 (19.15%) Marketing
6 8 (17.02%) Music Industry
7 2 (4.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (44.68%) Developer
2 20 (42.55%) Mainframe Developer
3 8 (17.02%) COBOL Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Technical Leader
5 4 (8.51%) Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Subject Matter Expert
5 4 (8.51%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (4.26%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Banking Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) IT Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Solutions Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Unix Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Unix Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Developer Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.91%) ISPF
2 2 (4.26%) Middleware
3 1 (2.13%) .NET
3 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 45 (95.74%) Mainframe
2 31 (65.96%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (55.32%) IBM Mainframe
4 22 (46.81%) VSAM
5 8 (17.02%) AS400
5 8 (17.02%) iSeries
6 7 (14.89%) SWIFT
7 2 (4.26%) Online Banking
8 1 (2.13%) Chip and PIN
8 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
8 1 (2.13%) EFT
8 1 (2.13%) EPoS
8 1 (2.13%) Fat Client
8 1 (2.13%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.28%) zOS
2 7 (14.89%) Windows
3 4 (8.51%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.26%) Linux
4 2 (4.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) SDLC
2 15 (31.91%) Coaching
2 15 (31.91%) Mentoring
3 13 (27.66%) Change Management
4 8 (17.02%) Product Management
4 8 (17.02%) Project Management
5 2 (4.26%) CRM
5 2 (4.26%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (4.26%) Wealth Management
6 1 (2.13%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.13%) ITIL
6 1 (2.13%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (87.23%) COBOL
2 11 (23.40%) Java
2 11 (23.40%) SQL
3 8 (17.02%) Assembly Language
3 8 (17.02%) REXX
4 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (31.91%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.13%) SEPA
System Software
1 16 (34.04%) Time Sharing Option
2 8 (17.02%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.13%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 15 (31.91%) CA Endevor
2 8 (17.02%) Tivoli
3 2 (4.26%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 35 (74.47%) IBM
2 14 (29.79%) Cognizant
3 8 (17.02%) CA
3 8 (17.02%) Micro Focus
4 7 (14.89%) BMC
4 7 (14.89%) Remedy
5 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle