The first table below looks at the demand for the COBOL Developer 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 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
COBOL Developer
Rank 225 - 209
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a COBOL Developer 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.017% - 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% - 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5781 5006 5384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.78% 95.24% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4776 4389 4730
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
COBOL Developer
England

COBOL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

COBOL Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

COBOL Developer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

COBOL Developer Salary Trend in the South West

COBOL Developer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBOL Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 14 July 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
(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
Bristol - 1 - -
COBOL Developer
England

COBOL Developer
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited COBOL Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Micro Focus
2 1 (50.00%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited COBOL Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) LINQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Micro Focus