The table below looks at the statistics for COBOL skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBOL over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
COBOL
Rank 71 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing COBOL 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.14% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.35% - -
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Median salary £22,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
COBOL
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
383 495 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 48.42% 54.22% 58.19%
Number of salaries quoted 302 463 558
Median salary £40,000 £39,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.91% -1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

COBOL
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

COBOL Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

COBOL
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

COBOL Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

COBOL
Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBOL within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Harrogate - 9 £22,000 -
COBOL
Yorkshire

COBOL
Top 20 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for COBOL.

1 9 (100.00%) C++
1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) VB
1 9 (100.00%) Web Services
1 9 (100.00%) XML
1 9 (100.00%) Unix
1 9 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 9 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 9 (100.00%) HP
1 9 (100.00%) Spring
1 9 (100.00%) NonStop SQL
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
1 9 (100.00%) BASE24
2 8 (88.89%) ISO 8583
2 8 (88.89%) ATM
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery

COBOL
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 9 (100.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 9 (100.00%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (88.89%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) NonStop SQL
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (88.89%) Trainee
2 8 (88.89%) Trainee Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) Spring
1 9 (100.00%) Web Services
1 9 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
1 1 (11.11%) SDLC
1 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C++
1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) HP