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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank 234 241 235
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Permanent jobs citing JCL 4 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.077% 0.12% 0.081%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.14% 0.20% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Median salary £35,000 £38,533 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.16% -
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+14.44% +15.38%
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
2953 3416 3514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.15% 56.72% 56.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2549 2931 3004
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,346 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.36% -

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
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JCL within the South West region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire - 4 £35,000 -
JCL
England

JCL
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 14 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 10 (71.43%) zOS
2 10 (71.43%) DB2
2 10 (71.43%) SAP
2 10 (71.43%) Banking
2 10 (71.43%) ISPF
2 10 (71.43%) Time Sharing Option
3 5 (35.71%) Performance Analysis
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) IBM
3 5 (35.71%) Tivoli
3 5 (35.71%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 5 (35.71%) Tivoli NetView
4 4 (28.57%) StreamWeaver
4 4 (28.57%) REXX
4 4 (28.57%) COBOL
4 4 (28.57%) Unix
4 4 (28.57%) Linux
4 4 (28.57%) Time Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) StreamWeaver
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) DB2
General
1 10 (71.43%) Banking
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 5 (35.71%) DB2 DBA
2 5 (35.71%) DB2 Specialist
2 5 (35.71%) DBA
3 4 (28.57%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) zOS
2 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (28.57%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) COBOL
2 4 (28.57%) REXX
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Tivoli
1 5 (35.71%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 5 (35.71%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) SAP
2 5 (35.71%) IBM