The table below looks at the statistics for JCL skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 - 242 241
Permanent jobs citing JCL 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.017% 0.033%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.031% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2954 3238 3451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 56.40% 55.47% 56.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2545 2793 2962
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
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 West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 West

JCL
Salary Trend in the South West

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

JCL Salary Trend in the South West

JCL
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the South West

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 West region with a requirement for JCL.

1 10 (100.00%) zOS
1 10 (100.00%) DB2
1 10 (100.00%) SAP
1 10 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
1 10 (100.00%) Banking
1 10 (100.00%) ISPF
1 10 (100.00%) Time Sharing Option
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 5 (50.00%) IBM
2 5 (50.00%) Tivoli
2 5 (50.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 5 (50.00%) Tivoli NetView

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 10 (100.00%) Banking
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 5 (50.00%) DB2 DBA
2 5 (50.00%) DB2 Specialist
2 5 (50.00%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Tivoli
1 5 (50.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 5 (50.00%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (50.00%) IBM