The first table below looks at the demand for DCL skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DCL over the 3 months to 1 August 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DIGITAL Command Language (DCL)
Rank 879 863 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing DCL 2 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.006% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.003% 0.012% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £47,500 £40,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.28% -
UK excluding London average salary - £36,000 -
Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
60005 56979 63005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.53% 52.56% 53.64%
Number of salaries quoted 50842 48864 55418
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +2.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

DCL
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DCL within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

DCL Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DCL
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DCL within the UK.

DCL Salary Trend in the UK

DCL
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DCL within the UK over the 3 months to 1 August 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
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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
London -31 2 £47,500 +5.55%
England -64 2 £47,500 +17.28%

DCL
Top 16 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing DCL 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 DCL.

1 3 (100.00%) Adabas
1 3 (100.00%) VMS
2 2 (66.67%) OpenVMS
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) iSeries
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Firmware
3 1 (33.33%) EntireX
3 1 (33.33%) NATURAL
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware

DCL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing DCL 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 DCL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Adabas
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) EntireX
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) iSeries
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) VMS
2 2 (66.67%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) NATURAL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM