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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank 612 608 640
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +32
Permanent jobs citing JCL 15 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.032% 0.004% 0.006%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.061% 0.008% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Average salary £50,000 £63,750 £70,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.56% -9.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.60% +22.66%
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
24757 24476 27945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 52.76% 54.72% 55.21%
Number of salaries quoted 21316 20883 24669
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 £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 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 27 (90.00%) COBOL
2 26 (86.67%) Retail
3 25 (83.33%) Change Management
4 23 (76.67%) IBM
4 23 (76.67%) QA
5 21 (70.00%) Banking
5 21 (70.00%) Mainframe
6 20 (66.67%) DB2
7 14 (46.67%) BASE24
7 14 (46.67%) CA Endevor
8 13 (43.33%) Release Management
8 13 (43.33%) CICS
9 9 (30.00%) HP
9 9 (30.00%) AS400
9 9 (30.00%) PL/1
9 9 (30.00%) Web Services
9 9 (30.00%) UNIX
9 9 (30.00%) AIX
9 9 (30.00%) Contract for Difference
9 9 (30.00%) SWIFT
9 9 (30.00%) Tandem
10 7 (23.33%) ISPF
10 7 (23.33%) ATM
11 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
11 5 (16.67%) Windows XP
11 5 (16.67%) NCR
11 5 (16.67%) Linux
11 5 (16.67%) Windows
11 5 (16.67%) XML
11 5 (16.67%) C#

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 13 (43.33%) CICS
2 4 (13.33%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Office
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (46.67%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) ATM
2 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (66.67%) DB2
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (13.33%) NonStop SQL
General
1 26 (86.67%) Retail
2 21 (70.00%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 23 (76.67%) Technical Specialist
2 5 (16.67%) Senior Technical Specialist
2 5 (16.67%) SWIFT Specialist
3 3 (10.00%) Technical Manager
4 2 (6.67%) DB2 DBA
4 2 (6.67%) COBOL Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Developer
4 2 (6.67%) DBA
4 2 (6.67%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) Web Services
2 7 (23.33%) ISPF
3 5 (16.67%) J2EE
3 5 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (70.00%) Mainframe
2 9 (30.00%) AS400
2 9 (30.00%) Tandem
2 9 (30.00%) Contract for Difference
2 9 (30.00%) SWIFT
3 5 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
3 5 (16.67%) Cryptography
4 4 (13.33%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) AIX
1 9 (30.00%) UNIX
2 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 5 (16.67%) Linux
2 5 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 2 (6.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) Change Management
2 13 (43.33%) Release Management
3 3 (10.00%) ITIL
3 3 (10.00%) Service Management
4 2 (6.67%) Performance Improvement
4 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 27 (90.00%) COBOL
2 9 (30.00%) PL/1
3 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 5 (16.67%) C#
3 5 (16.67%) C++
3 5 (16.67%) Java
3 5 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (6.67%) REXX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (76.67%) QA
2 5 (16.67%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 14 (46.67%) CA Endevor
2 3 (10.00%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 23 (76.67%) IBM
2 9 (30.00%) HP
3 5 (16.67%) NCR
3 5 (16.67%) Oracle
4 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
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Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £42415 - £61215 per annum + car,benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £40885 - £50505 per annum + car,benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £40885 - £50505 per annum + car,benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 2 days ago
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Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £42415 - £61215 per annum + car,pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago