The table below looks at the statistics for JCL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JCL over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank 175 194 175
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -19
Permanent jobs citing JCL 1 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.031% 0.050% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.061% 0.098% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 9
Average salary £32,500 £54,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.81% +8.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,533 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-22.93% -
JCL
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1643 2046 2309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 50.57% 50.91% 61.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1411 1846 2069
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

JCL
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JCL across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JCL Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

JCL
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JCL across the Manchester region.

JCL Salary Trend in Manchester

JCL
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JCL within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
Wigan - 1 £32,500 -
JCL
North West

JCL
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (100.00%) COBOL
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) CICS
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) ISPF
1 2 (100.00%) Time Sharing Option

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (100.00%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) COBOL Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM