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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank 227 216 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing JCL 10 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.17% 0.15% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.30% 0.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £38,533 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -22.00%
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
3370 3508 3055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.71% 57.21% 58.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2907 3020 2734
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,570 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 30 July 2015. 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
Wiltshire - 6 £38,533 -
Dorset +13 4 - -
JCL
England

JCL
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) Banking
2 7 (63.64%) DB2
3 6 (54.55%) SAP
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) zOS
3 6 (54.55%) ISPF
3 6 (54.55%) Performance Analysis
3 6 (54.55%) Time Sharing Option
4 5 (45.45%) SDLC
5 4 (36.36%) PL/1
5 4 (36.36%) Middleware
5 4 (36.36%) Degree
5 4 (36.36%) JIRA
5 4 (36.36%) CA Endevor
5 4 (36.36%) Retail
6 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
6 1 (9.09%) Twitter
6 1 (9.09%) NATURAL
6 1 (9.09%) COBOL
6 1 (9.09%) Adabas
6 1 (9.09%) Cognizant
6 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) DB2
2 1 (9.09%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) JIRA
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
1 7 (63.64%) Banking
2 4 (36.36%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Natural/Adabas Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Adabas Natural Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) ISPF
2 4 (36.36%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Performance Analysis
2 5 (45.45%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) PL/1
3 1 (9.09%) NATURAL
3 1 (9.09%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) Cognizant
2 1 (9.09%) Twitter