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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank 77 100 78
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -22
Permanent jobs citing JCL 14 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.38% 0.093% 1.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.41% 0.15% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -4.76%
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
581 667 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 57.24% 62.05% 60.66%
Number of salaries quoted 485 548 456
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 30 January 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 13 (72.22%) DB2
2 12 (66.67%) COBOL
3 11 (61.11%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (55.56%) ITIL
4 10 (55.56%) SLA
5 9 (50.00%) ETL
5 9 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (50.00%) DataStage
5 9 (50.00%) zOS
5 9 (50.00%) VSAM
6 8 (44.44%) Mainframe
6 8 (44.44%) REXX
7 6 (33.33%) PL/1
8 5 (27.78%) CICS
8 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
8 5 (27.78%) ISPF
9 4 (22.22%) Marketing
9 4 (22.22%) Degree
9 4 (22.22%) MVS
9 4 (22.22%) Internet
9 4 (22.22%) HTTPS
9 4 (22.22%) FTP
9 4 (22.22%) IBM
9 4 (22.22%) UNIX
9 4 (22.22%) ActionScript
9 4 (22.22%) ActionScript 2.0
10 3 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (16.67%) Statistics
10 3 (16.67%) Pentaho
10 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 5 (27.78%) CICS
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
2 4 (22.22%) Internet
2 4 (22.22%) HTTPS
2 4 (22.22%) FTP
3 3 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (5.56%) NetScaler
4 1 (5.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) DB2
2 9 (50.00%) DataStage
3 3 (16.67%) Pentaho
4 2 (11.11%) Adabas
4 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 2 (11.11%) OLAP
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) ERwin
General
1 4 (22.22%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Analyst
1 4 (22.22%) Administrator
2 3 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (16.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) DB2 DBA
3 2 (11.11%) DBA
3 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (50.00%) VSAM
3 8 (44.44%) Mainframe
4 3 (16.67%) Statistics
4 3 (16.67%) Credit Risk
4 3 (16.67%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 2 (11.11%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) zOS
2 4 (22.22%) MVS
2 4 (22.22%) UNIX
3 3 (16.67%) Linux
4 2 (11.11%) Windows
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) ITIL
2 9 (50.00%) ETL
3 3 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Workflow
4 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) COBOL
2 8 (44.44%) REXX
3 6 (33.33%) PL/1
4 4 (22.22%) ActionScript
4 4 (22.22%) ActionScript 2.0
5 3 (16.67%) Java
5 3 (16.67%) C++
6 2 (11.11%) Assembly Language
6 2 (11.11%) SQL
7 1 (5.56%) Perl
7 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (55.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.56%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) IBM
2 2 (11.11%) BMC
2 2 (11.11%) CA
3 1 (5.56%) NetApp
3 1 (5.56%) HP
3 1 (5.56%) EMC
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) McAfee
3 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.56%) Computacenter
3 1 (5.56%) VMware