The first table below looks at the demand for JCL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JCL over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank 177 - 158
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing JCL 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.025% - 0.057%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.049% - 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £39,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+17.72% -24.03%
Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2061 1801 1648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 50.89% 57.80% 46.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1398 1051 1296
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
JCL
UK

JCL
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

JCL Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

JCL
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

JCL Salary Trend in Scotland

JCL
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JCL within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Lothian - 1 - -
JCL
UK

JCL
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) REXX
2 1 (50.00%) zOS
2 1 (50.00%) COBOL
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) CICS
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) VSAM
2 1 (50.00%) ISPF
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (50.00%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) DB2 DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) REXX
2 1 (50.00%) COBOL