The table below looks at the statistics for the COBOL Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBOL Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
COBOL Analyst
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a COBOL Analyst 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £33,375 £41,375 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-19.33% +29.29%
COBOL Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5847 4795 5559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.12% 94.97% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4875 4145 4927
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

COBOL Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing COBOL Analyst in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

COBOL Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

COBOL Analyst
Salary Trend in the South West

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

COBOL Analyst Salary Trend in the South West

COBOL Analyst
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited COBOL Analyst in their job title 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 with COBOL Analyst in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Degree

COBOL Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited COBOL Analyst in their job title 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 with COBOL Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle