The table below looks at the statistics for JCL skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JCL over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank 199 195 205
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Permanent jobs citing JCL 14 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.27% 0.044% 0.020%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.55% 0.091% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 1
Average salary £33,000 £39,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.45% +61.22%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £46,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-18.27% -11.42%
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 West Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2558 2206 2353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.23% 48.54% 47.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2278 1882 2054
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

JCL
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

JCL Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

JCL
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

JCL Salary Trend in the West Midlands

JCL
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JCL across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

JCL Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

JCL
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JCL within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 March 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
Warwickshire - 8 £33,000 -
Birmingham -3 6 £52,500 +32.91% 1
JCL
England

JCL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 21 (100.00%) UNIX
1 21 (100.00%) IBM
1 21 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 21 (100.00%) ISPF
2 15 (71.43%) Incident Management
2 15 (71.43%) Intel
2 15 (71.43%) Lotus
2 15 (71.43%) IBM Notes
3 9 (42.86%) MVS
4 8 (38.10%) OpenView
4 8 (38.10%) HP
4 8 (38.10%) Migration
4 8 (38.10%) VMware
4 8 (38.10%) SAS
4 8 (38.10%) SLA
4 8 (38.10%) Windows
4 8 (38.10%) QA
4 8 (38.10%) Release Management
4 8 (38.10%) ServiceCenter
5 6 (28.57%) CICS
5 6 (28.57%) WebSphere MQ
5 6 (28.57%) Tivoli
5 6 (28.57%) AIX
5 6 (28.57%) Solaris
5 6 (28.57%) Linux
5 6 (28.57%) MQSeries
5 6 (28.57%) SOA
5 6 (28.57%) Java
5 6 (28.57%) Perl
5 6 (28.57%) SQL

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 15 (71.43%) IBM Notes
2 8 (38.10%) SAS
3 6 (28.57%) CICS
3 6 (28.57%) WebSphere
3 6 (28.57%) MQSeries
3 6 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) DB2
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Mainframe Operator
2 7 (33.33%) Computer Operator
3 6 (28.57%) Technical Consultant
3 6 (28.57%) Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) ISPF
2 6 (28.57%) Web Services
2 6 (28.57%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) UNIX
2 9 (42.86%) MVS
3 8 (38.10%) Windows
4 6 (28.57%) AIX
4 6 (28.57%) Solaris
4 6 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Incident Management
2 8 (38.10%) Release Management
2 8 (38.10%) Migration
3 6 (28.57%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) Java
1 6 (28.57%) Perl
1 6 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
1 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) SLA
1 8 (38.10%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) OpenView
1 8 (38.10%) ServiceCenter
2 6 (28.57%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) IBM
2 15 (71.43%) Intel
2 15 (71.43%) Lotus
3 8 (38.10%) VMware
3 8 (38.10%) HP
4 6 (28.57%) Oracle
4 6 (28.57%) Business Objects
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago