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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
COBOL
Rank 40 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing COBOL 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 1.90% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.09% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
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
162 189 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 61.60% 54.31% 41.20%
Number of salaries quoted 142 142 170
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 23 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Unix
3 4 (50.00%) C++
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (37.50%) SDLC
4 3 (37.50%) OO
4 3 (37.50%) WPF
4 3 (37.50%) Data Architecture
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (37.50%) WinForms
5 1 (12.50%) Assembly Language
5 1 (12.50%) REXX
5 1 (12.50%) PL/1
5 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
5 1 (12.50%) Replication
5 1 (12.50%) DB2
5 1 (12.50%) C
5 1 (12.50%) Linux

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 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) DB2
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
3 3 (37.50%) C# Software Developer
3 3 (37.50%) C++ Developer
3 3 (37.50%) C++ Software Developer
3 3 (37.50%) C++/C# Developer
3 3 (37.50%) C++/Java Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Unix Support
4 1 (12.50%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) WinForms
1 3 (37.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Data Architecture
1 3 (37.50%) OO
1 3 (37.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Assembly Language
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) PL/1
3 1 (12.50%) REXX
Newbury, Berkshire
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