The table below looks at the statistics for COBOL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBOL over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
COBOL
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 86 88 92
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing COBOL 2 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.22% 0.31% 0.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.33% 0.52% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £51,900 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+15.33% -14.28%

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

Programming Languages Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
611 575 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 68.12% 60.21% 53.64%
Number of salaries quoted 517 467 476
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,350 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

COBOL
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

COBOL Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

COBOL
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

COBOL Salary Trend in Nottingham

COBOL
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for COBOL.

1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) R
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) ChangeMan
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XSD
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (50.00%) JCL

COBOL
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessWorks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) ChangeMan
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe Support
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) TIBCO Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) TIBCO EMS
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XSD
1 1 (50.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JCL
1 1 (50.00%) R
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) TIBCO
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