The table below looks at the statistics for JCL skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JCL over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank 242 259 252
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -7
Permanent jobs citing JCL 13 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.20% 0.060% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.37% 0.12% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 9
Median salary £45,000 £60,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +41.17%
UK excluding London median salary £42,750 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.88%
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 North West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3556 3434 4001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 55.85% 51.43% 54.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3059 2963 3370
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

JCL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

JCL Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

JCL
Salary Trend in the North West

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

JCL Salary Trend in the North West

JCL
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JCL within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +3 10 - -
Cheshire - 3 £45,000 -
JCL
England

JCL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing JCL 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 North West region with a requirement for JCL.

1 16 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 14 (87.50%) COBOL
3 12 (75.00%) Finance
4 10 (62.50%) Programme Management
4 10 (62.50%) Banking
4 10 (62.50%) VSAM
4 10 (62.50%) Oracle
4 10 (62.50%) DB2
4 10 (62.50%) Cognizant
4 10 (62.50%) CICS
5 8 (50.00%) Unix
5 8 (50.00%) IBM
6 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
6 6 (37.50%) Data Mining
6 6 (37.50%) ETL
6 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 6 (37.50%) DataStage
6 6 (37.50%) Informatica
6 6 (37.50%) Service Management
6 6 (37.50%) Data Management
6 6 (37.50%) Workflow
7 4 (25.00%) Toad
7 4 (25.00%) Validation
7 4 (25.00%) StreamWeaver
7 4 (25.00%) Asset Management
7 4 (25.00%) Firebug
7 4 (25.00%) Fiddler
7 4 (25.00%) ServiceCenter
7 4 (25.00%) Performance Testing
7 4 (25.00%) Stress Testing

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (62.50%) CICS
2 4 (25.00%) StreamWeaver
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 4 (25.00%) Firewall
2 4 (25.00%) FTP
2 4 (25.00%) HTTP
3 2 (12.50%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) DB2
2 6 (37.50%) Data Mining
2 6 (37.50%) DataStage
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 4 (25.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Fiddler
1 4 (25.00%) Firebug
1 4 (25.00%) JMeter
1 4 (25.00%) LoadRunner
1 4 (25.00%) The Grinder
1 4 (25.00%) Toad
General
1 12 (75.00%) Finance
2 10 (62.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Data Manager
1 6 (37.50%) Test Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Performance Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Performance Test Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Programmer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Programmer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Systems Programmer
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) SOAP
2 2 (12.50%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 10 (62.50%) VSAM
3 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Unix
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) MVS
3 2 (12.50%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Programme Management
2 6 (37.50%) Data Management
2 6 (37.50%) ETL
2 6 (37.50%) Service Management
2 6 (37.50%) Workflow
3 4 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 4 (25.00%) Change Management
3 4 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Stress Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (25.00%) Time Management
3 4 (25.00%) Validation
4 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) COBOL
2 4 (25.00%) REXX
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 2 (12.50%) RACF
1 2 (12.50%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Cognizant
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle
2 8 (50.00%) IBM
3 6 (37.50%) Informatica
4 4 (25.00%) HP
North West
Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago
North West
Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago