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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank 595 654 603
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -51
Permanent jobs citing JCL 38 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.085% 0.012% 0.028%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.023% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 20 0 9
Average salary £52,500 - £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,550 £41,250 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-8.96% +4.43%
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
23129 26634 24795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 52.00% 54.42% 54.34%
Number of salaries quoted 19780 22655 21417
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JCL across the London region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

JCL Salary Histogram in London

JCL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 45 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 33 (73.33%) IBM
3 28 (62.22%) COBOL
4 27 (60.00%) DB2
4 27 (60.00%) Banking
5 24 (53.33%) CICS
6 23 (51.11%) QA
7 22 (48.89%) ISPF
7 22 (48.89%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (48.89%) Java
8 21 (46.67%) Retail
9 20 (44.44%) Mentoring
9 20 (44.44%) Coaching
9 20 (44.44%) Change Management
10 17 (37.78%) SQL
10 17 (37.78%) Oracle
10 17 (37.78%) UNIX
10 17 (37.78%) Linux
10 17 (37.78%) SOA
11 15 (33.33%) TCP/IP
11 15 (33.33%) CA Endevor
12 14 (31.11%) Web Services
13 13 (28.89%) J2EE
13 13 (28.89%) Finance
14 12 (26.67%) MVS
14 12 (26.67%) Tivoli
14 12 (26.67%) AIX
14 12 (26.67%) Solaris
14 12 (26.67%) WebSphere Application Server
14 12 (26.67%) Business Objects

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 24 (53.33%) CICS
2 12 (26.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 12 (26.67%) WebSphere
3 10 (22.22%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) BASE24
1 5 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 15 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 10 (22.22%) ATM
3 3 (6.67%) SSL
3 3 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (60.00%) DB2
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 5 (11.11%) Rational Rose
1 5 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 5 (11.11%) ClearCase
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 27 (60.00%) Banking
2 21 (46.67%) Retail
3 13 (28.89%) Finance
4 3 (6.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Technical Specialist
2 12 (26.67%) Consultant
2 12 (26.67%) Technical Consultant
3 7 (15.56%) Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Architect
4 5 (11.11%) Senior Technical Specialist
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Architect
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Technical Architect
5 4 (8.89%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (48.89%) ISPF
2 14 (31.11%) Web Services
3 13 (28.89%) J2EE
4 10 (22.22%) XML
5 9 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
6 8 (17.78%) HTML
7 7 (15.56%) Middleware
8 5 (11.11%) .NET
9 3 (6.67%) JMS
10 2 (4.44%) REST
10 2 (4.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 45 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 22 (48.89%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (24.44%) IBM Mainframe
4 8 (17.78%) Client/Server
5 6 (13.33%) PMI
6 5 (11.11%) EMV
6 5 (11.11%) SWIFT
6 5 (11.11%) Cryptography
6 5 (11.11%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 17 (37.78%) UNIX
1 17 (37.78%) Linux
2 12 (26.67%) MVS
2 12 (26.67%) AIX
2 12 (26.67%) Solaris
3 10 (22.22%) Windows
4 5 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 5 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.22%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) Mentoring
1 20 (44.44%) Coaching
1 20 (44.44%) Change Management
2 17 (37.78%) SOA
3 7 (15.56%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (11.11%) MVC
4 5 (11.11%) OOD
4 5 (11.11%) OO
4 5 (11.11%) Software Delivery
4 5 (11.11%) Release Management
4 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.67%) EAI
5 3 (6.67%) High Availability
5 3 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (6.67%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 28 (62.22%) COBOL
2 22 (48.89%) Java
3 17 (37.78%) SQL
4 12 (26.67%) Perl
5 10 (22.22%) C++
6 7 (15.56%) Assembly Language
7 5 (11.11%) PL/1
7 5 (11.11%) C#
7 5 (11.11%) VB
7 5 (11.11%) PowerShell
8 3 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) PMI Certification
2 3 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (51.11%) QA
2 5 (11.11%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 15 (33.33%) CA Endevor
2 12 (26.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 33 (73.33%) IBM
2 17 (37.78%) Oracle
3 12 (26.67%) Business Objects
4 5 (11.11%) BMC
4 5 (11.11%) Cognizant
4 5 (11.11%) NCR
4 5 (11.11%) HP
4 5 (11.11%) Remedy
4 5 (11.11%) VocaLink
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