The first table below looks at the demand for COBOL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBOL over the 3 months to 24 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 of the Programming Languages category for the Stirling region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
COBOL
Rank - 10 -
Permanent jobs citing COBOL 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling - 2.78% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 6.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
Programming Languages Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
41 16 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 39.81% 44.44% 75.97%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 88
Average salary £46,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.07% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
COBOL
Scotland

COBOL
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing COBOL across the Stirling region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

COBOL Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

COBOL
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

COBOL Salary Trend in Stirling