Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth with a requirement for COBOL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited COBOL over the 6 months to 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

COBOL
Dorset > Bournemouth
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 79 101
Permanent jobs citing COBOL 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth - 0.16% 0.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.25% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Bournemouth median annual salary - £30,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -27.27% -25.00%
Dorset median annual salary - £30,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year - -27.27% -17.50%

COBOL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Bournemouth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 242 400 565
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth 67.60% 63.19% 63.91%
Number of salaries quoted 223 300 429
Bournemouth median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £26,400 £24,875 £21,750
90th Percentile £51,250 £55,000 £60,250
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% -4.00%

COBOL
Job Vacancy Trend in Bournemouth

Job postings citing COBOL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth.

Job vacancy trend for COBOL in Bournemouth

COBOL
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

Salary trend for COBOL in Bournemouth