The table below looks at the statistics for JCL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JCL over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank 83 99 72
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -27
Permanent jobs citing JCL 10 1 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.94% 0.098% 2.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.74% 0.15% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Average salary £40,000 - £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £52,250 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.50% -9.09%
JCL
Nottinghamshire

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
576 662 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 54.08% 64.59% 57.16%
Number of salaries quoted 491 529 452
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

JCL
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JCL across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JCL Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

JCL
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

JCL Salary Trend in Nottingham

JCL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham region citing JCL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited JCL.

1 15 (75.00%) COBOL
1 15 (75.00%) DB2
2 13 (65.00%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (55.00%) ITIL
3 11 (55.00%) SLA
4 10 (50.00%) ETL
4 10 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (50.00%) DataStage
4 10 (50.00%) Mainframe
4 10 (50.00%) VSAM
5 8 (40.00%) zOS
6 7 (35.00%) REXX
7 6 (30.00%) PL/1
7 6 (30.00%) CICS
8 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 5 (25.00%) Marketing
9 4 (20.00%) Degree
9 4 (20.00%) Credit Risk
9 4 (20.00%) FTP
9 4 (20.00%) ActionScript 2.0
9 4 (20.00%) ISPF
9 4 (20.00%) HTTPS
9 4 (20.00%) UNIX
9 4 (20.00%) ActionScript
9 4 (20.00%) Internet
9 4 (20.00%) MVS
10 3 (15.00%) Firewall
10 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
10 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
10 3 (15.00%) MS Office

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham region citing JCL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited JCL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (30.00%) CICS
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Office
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (20.00%) HTTPS
2 4 (20.00%) Internet
2 4 (20.00%) FTP
3 3 (15.00%) Firewall
4 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (5.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (75.00%) DB2
2 10 (50.00%) DataStage
3 3 (15.00%) Pentaho
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) OLAP
5 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.00%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) ERwin
General
1 5 (25.00%) Marketing
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Administrator
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 3 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) DB2 DBA
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 10 (50.00%) VSAM
3 4 (20.00%) Credit Risk
4 3 (15.00%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (15.00%) Statistics
4 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (10.00%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) zOS
2 4 (20.00%) MVS
2 4 (20.00%) UNIX
3 3 (15.00%) Linux
4 2 (10.00%) Windows
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) ITIL
2 10 (50.00%) ETL
3 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.00%) Line Management
5 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.00%) Change Management
5 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.00%) Workflow
5 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) COBOL
2 7 (35.00%) REXX
3 6 (30.00%) PL/1
4 4 (20.00%) ActionScript 2.0
4 4 (20.00%) ActionScript
5 2 (10.00%) C++
5 2 (10.00%) Assembly Language
5 2 (10.00%) Java
6 1 (5.00%) Perl
6 1 (5.00%) SQL
6 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (55.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) RACF
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) IBM
2 1 (5.00%) HP
2 1 (5.00%) EMC
2 1 (5.00%) BMC
2 1 (5.00%) CA
2 1 (5.00%) NetApp
2 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (5.00%) McAfee
2 1 (5.00%) VMware
2 1 (5.00%) Computacenter
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco