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 1 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jun 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 £47,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +28.57%
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
12 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 42.86% 61.11% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 3
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £33,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £37,500 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -