The table below looks at the statistics for COBOL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBOL over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
COBOL
Rank - 68 92
Permanent jobs citing COBOL 0 34 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire - 2.85% 0.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 4.80% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+22.09% -4.44%
COBOL
East Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
596 709 735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 53.74% 59.43% 58.38%
Number of salaries quoted 518 530 630
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,656 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

COBOL
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

COBOL Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

COBOL
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

COBOL Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: Pension + benefits package
Posted: 10 days ago