Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chatham 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

COBOL
Kent > Chatham
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 14
Permanent jobs citing COBOL 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chatham - - 2.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Chatham median annual salary - - -
Kent median annual salary £67,500 £48,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +40.63% +11.63% -

COBOL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Chatham with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Chatham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 39 29 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chatham 41.49% 23.20% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 38 27 3
Chatham median annual salary £32,500 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.53% +41.67% -20.00%
10th Percentile £23,750 £20,350 £27,550
90th Percentile £40,250 £52,500 £40,500
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -

COBOL
Job Vacancy Trend in Chatham

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

Job vacancy trend for COBOL in Chatham

COBOL
Salary Trend in Chatham

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

Salary trend for COBOL in Chatham