The table below looks at the statistics for JCL skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JCL over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Job Control Language (JCL)
Rank 199 206 218
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +12
Permanent jobs citing JCL 6 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.14% 0.17% 0.059%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.28% 0.35% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 3
Average salary - £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,550 £43,250
% change year-on-year
+6.52% -13.17%
JCL
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2156 2277 2412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 50.35% 47.84% 47.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1823 1927 2008
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

JCL
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

JCL Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

JCL
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

JCL Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

JCL
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JCL within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(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
Pontefract -3 6 - -
JCL
Yorkshire

JCL
Top 12 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 6 (100.00%) COBOL
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) DB2
1 6 (100.00%) IBM
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) CICS
1 6 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 6 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) OS/390
3 2 (33.33%) zOS

JCL
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 6 (100.00%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) DB2 Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) COBOL Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Lead Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior COBOL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) OS/390
1 2 (33.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) COBOL
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) IBM
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft