The table below looks at the statistics for COBOL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBOL over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
COBOL
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing COBOL 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Renfrewshire - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
COBOL
Scotland

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

Programming Languages Category
Renfrewshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
15 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 46.88% 42.86% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 1
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -