The table below looks at the statistics for COBOL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBOL over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
COBOL
Rank 42 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing COBOL 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 3.13% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.66% - -
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Median salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
COBOL
Berkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
193 224 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 67.01% 57.14% 40.67%
Number of salaries quoted 173 177 161
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

COBOL
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

The demand trend of job ads across the Newbury region citing COBOL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

COBOL Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

COBOL
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

COBOL Salary Trend in Newbury

COBOL
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, IT jobs citing COBOL 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 Newbury region with a requirement for COBOL.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Unix
2 8 (80.00%) C++
2 8 (80.00%) Java
3 7 (70.00%) Data Architecture
3 7 (70.00%) SDLC
4 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (30.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) OO
5 2 (20.00%) WinForms
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (20.00%) WPF
6 1 (10.00%) C

COBOL
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (90.00%) Software Developer
3 7 (70.00%) C# Developer
3 7 (70.00%) C# Software Developer
3 7 (70.00%) C++ Developer
3 7 (70.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 7 (70.00%) C++/C# Developer
3 7 (70.00%) C++/Java Developer
3 7 (70.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (70.00%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) WinForms
1 2 (20.00%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Data Architecture
1 7 (70.00%) SDLC
2 2 (20.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) C++
2 8 (80.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (10.00%) C
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