The table below looks at the statistics for JCL skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JCL over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank 444 450 447
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing JCL 10 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.046% 0.013% 0.035%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.096% 0.025% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 8
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £46,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-22.58% +17.72%
JCL
England

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

Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10448 11843 11443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.51% 49.44% 50.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8990 10137 10018
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

JCL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

JCL Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

JCL
Salary Trend in the South East

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

JCL Salary Trend in the South East

JCL
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JCL within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Sussex +14 5 £50,000 -9.09% 1
East Sussex - 4 - -
Hampshire - 1 £60,000 -
JCL
England

JCL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 16 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 13 (81.25%) IBM
3 12 (75.00%) zOS
4 9 (56.25%) COBOL
4 9 (56.25%) DB2
5 8 (50.00%) REXX
6 7 (43.75%) IBM Mainframe
7 6 (37.50%) ISPF
7 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
8 5 (31.25%) CICS
8 5 (31.25%) Assembly Language
8 5 (31.25%) HTML
8 5 (31.25%) PL/1
8 5 (31.25%) JSON
8 5 (31.25%) Project Planning
8 5 (31.25%) Eclipse
9 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
9 4 (25.00%) Degree
9 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
9 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (25.00%) Syncsort
9 4 (25.00%) Social Media
9 4 (25.00%) Easytrieve
9 4 (25.00%) Web Services
9 4 (25.00%) RAD
9 4 (25.00%) SOA
10 2 (12.50%) MQSeries
10 2 (12.50%) SNA
10 2 (12.50%) OOP

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 (31.25%) CICS
2 2 (12.50%) MQSeries
3 1 (6.25%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (12.50%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) DB2
2 4 (25.00%) Easytrieve
3 2 (12.50%) IMS/DB
3 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Eclipse
2 2 (12.50%) XPEDITER
General
1 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Network Engineer
1 6 (37.50%) Systems Engineer
1 6 (37.50%) Mainframe Systems Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Mainframe Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Applications Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Storage Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Storage Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) ISPF
2 5 (31.25%) JSON
2 5 (31.25%) HTML
3 4 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (12.50%) Middleware
4 2 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 7 (43.75%) IBM Mainframe
3 4 (25.00%) Social Media
3 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
4 2 (12.50%) DataPower
4 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 2 (12.50%) Replication
5 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) zOS
2 2 (12.50%) Android
2 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Project Planning
2 4 (25.00%) RAD
2 4 (25.00%) SOA
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
3 2 (12.50%) OOP
3 2 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) Network Management
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) COBOL
2 8 (50.00%) REXX
3 5 (31.25%) PL/1
3 5 (31.25%) Assembly Language
4 2 (12.50%) SELCOPY
4 2 (12.50%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Tivoli NetView
1 2 (12.50%) Control-M
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) IBM
2 4 (25.00%) Syncsort
3 1 (6.25%) Remedy
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