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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JCL over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank - 189 218
Permanent jobs citing JCL 0 33 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.63% 0.039%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.27% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 0 33 2
Median salary - £34,333 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -13.08%
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+23.68% -5.00%
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 West Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2592 2607 2526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 42.58% 49.39% 49.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2191 2348 2189
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

JCL
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing JCL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for JCL.

1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (100.00%) Intel
1 2 (100.00%) Lotus
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) ISPF
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Time Sharing Option
1 2 (100.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 1 (50.00%) OpenView
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe Operator
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Operator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 2 (100.00%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) OpenView
1 1 (50.00%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Intel
1 2 (100.00%) Lotus
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) VMware