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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JCL over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank 386 453 483
Rank change year-on-year
+67 +30
Permanent jobs citing JCL 49 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.077% 0.013%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.51% 0.16% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 40 14 1
Median salary £48,750 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +17.64%
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £38,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+23.68% -2.56%
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
9566 10214 11716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 52.40% 49.02% 49.82%
Number of salaries quoted 8512 8762 10206
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

JCL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing JCL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JCL across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

JCL Salary Histogram in the South East

JCL
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JCL within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Sussex +22 33 £45,000 -10.00%
Surrey - 9 £62,500 - 1
East Sussex +26 7 - -
JCL
England

JCL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing JCL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for JCL.

1 56 (100.00%) COBOL
1 56 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 54 (96.43%) CICS
3 47 (83.93%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (76.79%) VSAM
5 39 (69.64%) RAD
6 38 (67.86%) DB2
7 30 (53.57%) Automated Testing
7 30 (53.57%) VisionPLUS
8 29 (51.79%) REXX
9 27 (48.21%) TSYS
9 27 (48.21%) CLIST
10 26 (46.43%) Finance
11 22 (39.29%) Degree
11 22 (39.29%) Computer Science
12 18 (32.14%) TDD
13 17 (30.36%) SDLC
13 17 (30.36%) Continuous Improvement
14 16 (28.57%) Software Engineering
15 15 (26.79%) ISTQB
15 15 (26.79%) QA
15 15 (26.79%) Unit Testing
15 15 (26.79%) Integration Testing
15 15 (26.79%) Regression Testing
15 15 (26.79%) Functional Testing
15 15 (26.79%) Waterfall
15 15 (26.79%) System Integration Testing
16 14 (25.00%) User Stories
16 14 (25.00%) IIS
16 14 (25.00%) XML

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 54 (96.43%) CICS
2 14 (25.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 30 (53.57%) VisionPLUS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (67.86%) DB2
2 6 (10.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Eclipse
General
1 26 (46.43%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (32.14%) CICS Engineer
2 13 (23.21%) Software Engineer
3 9 (16.07%) Mainframe Software Engineer
3 9 (16.07%) QA Engineer
3 9 (16.07%) QA Test Engineer
3 9 (16.07%) Team Leader
3 9 (16.07%) Technical Leader
3 9 (16.07%) Technical Team Leader
3 9 (16.07%) Test Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Developer
5 4 (7.14%) Mainframe Developer
6 3 (5.36%) COBOL Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Mainframe Tester
6 3 (5.36%) Systems Tester
6 3 (5.36%) Tester
7 2 (3.57%) Applications Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Quality Engineer
8 1 (1.79%) Java Developer
8 1 (1.79%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (1.79%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.00%) XML
2 5 (8.93%) JSON
3 4 (7.14%) HTML
3 4 (7.14%) HTML5
4 2 (3.57%) .NET
4 2 (3.57%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 56 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 43 (76.79%) VSAM
3 22 (39.29%) Computer Science
4 9 (16.07%) IBM Mainframe
5 8 (14.29%) Visualisation
6 6 (10.71%) Algorithms
7 5 (8.93%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (3.57%) AS400
8 2 (3.57%) Social Media
9 1 (1.79%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.07%) MVS
1 9 (16.07%) Unix
2 3 (5.36%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (83.93%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (69.64%) RAD
3 30 (53.57%) Automated Testing
4 18 (32.14%) TDD
5 17 (30.36%) Continuous Improvement
5 17 (30.36%) SDLC
6 16 (28.57%) Software Engineering
7 15 (26.79%) Functional Testing
7 15 (26.79%) Integration Testing
7 15 (26.79%) Regression Testing
7 15 (26.79%) System Integration Testing
7 15 (26.79%) Unit Testing
7 15 (26.79%) Waterfall
8 14 (25.00%) User Stories
9 9 (16.07%) UML
10 8 (14.29%) Refactoring
11 7 (12.50%) OO
11 7 (12.50%) OOD
12 6 (10.71%) Manual Testing
13 5 (8.93%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) COBOL
2 29 (51.79%) REXX
3 27 (48.21%) CLIST
4 14 (25.00%) Java
5 4 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.57%) Assembly Language
6 2 (3.57%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 22 (39.29%) Degree
2 15 (26.79%) ISTQB
3 14 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (26.79%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 10 (17.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (48.21%) TSYS
2 13 (23.21%) IBM
3 10 (17.86%) HP
4 9 (16.07%) Oracle
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