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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank 600 615 630
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +15
Permanent jobs citing JCL 22 19 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.050% 0.041% 0.005%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.094% 0.077% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 2
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -21.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £50,000 £50,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £76,750
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £42,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+12.94% -7.60%
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
23407 24531 24078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 53.02% 52.86% 54.65%
Number of salaries quoted 20169 21121 20539
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +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
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 28 August 2015. 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 - 6 £55,000 -
JCL
England

JCL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 57 (96.61%) Mainframe
2 48 (81.36%) IBM
3 45 (76.27%) COBOL
4 41 (69.49%) Banking
5 34 (57.63%) ISPF
5 34 (57.63%) CICS
6 32 (54.24%) DB2
6 32 (54.24%) Retail
7 31 (52.54%) SDLC
8 30 (50.85%) Analytical Skills
9 29 (49.15%) Change Management
10 25 (42.37%) CA Endevor
10 25 (42.37%) QA
10 25 (42.37%) Mentoring
10 25 (42.37%) Coaching
11 20 (33.90%) Time Sharing Option
12 19 (32.20%) IBM Mainframe
13 16 (27.12%) MQSeries
13 16 (27.12%) SQL
14 15 (25.42%) Oracle
14 15 (25.42%) MVS
14 15 (25.42%) Java
14 15 (25.42%) WebSphere
15 14 (23.73%) Perl
15 14 (23.73%) SOA
15 14 (23.73%) WebSphere Application Server
15 14 (23.73%) Web Services
15 14 (23.73%) UNIX
15 14 (23.73%) AIX
15 14 (23.73%) Solaris

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 34 (57.63%) CICS
2 16 (27.12%) MQSeries
3 15 (25.42%) WebSphere
4 14 (23.73%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (10.17%) MTS
Business Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.86%) TCP/IP
2 5 (8.47%) ATM
3 1 (1.69%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (54.24%) DB2
2 14 (23.73%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.69%) IMS/DB
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 41 (69.49%) Banking
2 32 (54.24%) Retail
3 13 (22.03%) Finance
4 3 (5.08%) Retail Banking
4 3 (5.08%) Private Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Marketing
5 1 (1.69%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.69%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 22 (37.29%) Technical Specialist
2 14 (23.73%) Consultant
2 14 (23.73%) Technical Consultant
3 13 (22.03%) Developer
4 5 (8.47%) Senior Technical Specialist
5 4 (6.78%) Lead Developer
6 2 (3.39%) Applications Support
7 1 (1.69%) Senior Developer
7 1 (1.69%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 1 (1.69%) Mainframe Developer
7 1 (1.69%) COBOL Developer
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (57.63%) ISPF
2 14 (23.73%) Web Services
2 14 (23.73%) WebSphere MQ
3 12 (20.34%) Middleware
4 1 (1.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 57 (96.61%) Mainframe
2 30 (50.85%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (32.20%) IBM Mainframe
4 9 (15.25%) SWIFT
5 6 (10.17%) PMI
6 1 (1.69%) iSeries
6 1 (1.69%) AS400
6 1 (1.69%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.42%) MVS
2 14 (23.73%) UNIX
2 14 (23.73%) AIX
2 14 (23.73%) Solaris
2 14 (23.73%) Linux
3 2 (3.39%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (52.54%) SDLC
2 29 (49.15%) Change Management
3 25 (42.37%) Mentoring
3 25 (42.37%) Coaching
4 14 (23.73%) SOA
5 7 (11.86%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (8.47%) Release Management
6 5 (8.47%) Software Delivery
7 4 (6.78%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (5.08%) Wealth Management
9 1 (1.69%) Product Management
9 1 (1.69%) Project Management
9 1 (1.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 45 (76.27%) COBOL
2 16 (27.12%) SQL
3 15 (25.42%) Java
4 14 (23.73%) Perl
5 7 (11.86%) Assembly Language
6 1 (1.69%) VBA
6 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (42.37%) QA
System Software
1 20 (33.90%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 25 (42.37%) CA Endevor
2 14 (23.73%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.69%) Control-M
3 1 (1.69%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 48 (81.36%) IBM
2 15 (25.42%) Oracle
3 6 (10.17%) TOWER Software
4 5 (8.47%) BMC
4 5 (8.47%) Remedy
5 2 (3.39%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.69%) Micro Focus