The first table below looks at the demand for COBOL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBOL over the 3 months to 29 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 Woking region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
COBOL
Rank - - 58
Permanent jobs citing COBOL 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking - - 0.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
Programming Languages Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
276 238 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 54.44% 58.91% 52.98%
Number of salaries quoted 254 224 192
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
COBOL
Surrey

COBOL
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

COBOL Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

COBOL
Salary Trend in Woking

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

COBOL Salary Trend in Woking