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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JCL over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank 238 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing JCL 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.047% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.086% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
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
3480 3086 2977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 54.77% 57.93% 54.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3032 2789 2677
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

JCL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JCL across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 JCL within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 October 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 - 3 - -
JCL
England

JCL
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 12 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 11 (91.67%) Teradata
2 11 (91.67%) Retail
2 11 (91.67%) Data Management
3 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) ITIL
4 6 (50.00%) Trillium
4 6 (50.00%) IBM
4 6 (50.00%) MVS
4 6 (50.00%) Banking
4 6 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
4 6 (50.00%) Data Quality
5 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
5 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (41.67%) RDBMS
6 3 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) RACF
7 1 (8.33%) CICS
7 1 (8.33%) REXX
7 1 (8.33%) UNIX
7 1 (8.33%) Windows
7 1 (8.33%) Linux

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 1 (8.33%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) RDBMS
1 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
2 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 11 (91.67%) Retail
2 6 (50.00%) Banking
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Data Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Quality Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Data Quality Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 6 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) MVS
2 1 (8.33%) UNIX
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Data Management
2 8 (66.67%) ITIL
3 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) REXX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) RACF
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Teradata
2 6 (50.00%) Trillium
2 6 (50.00%) IBM