The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for JCL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited JCL over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Job Control Language (JCL)
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 863 838 775
Rank change year-on-year -25 -63  
Permanent jobs citing JCL 4 67 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.005% 0.073% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.008% 0.14% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 43 132
Median salary - £54,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +21.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £51,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -32.03% +14.44%  

JCL 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 England with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 47186 48409 53816
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 56.12% 53.10% 51.77%
Number of salaries quoted 39882 42440 46340
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

JCL
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing JCL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for JCL in England

JCL
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for JCL in England

JCL
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JCL within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Midlands - 2 - - 1
West Midlands - 2 - -
JCL
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for JCL.

1 9 (75.00%) COBOL
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
1 9 (75.00%) DB2
1 9 (75.00%) IBM
1 9 (75.00%) Mainframe
2 6 (50.00%) CICS
2 6 (50.00%) Migration
2 6 (50.00%) Retail
2 6 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (33.33%) SDLC
3 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) MVS
5 2 (16.67%) Lotus
5 2 (16.67%) Unix
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) Intel
5 2 (16.67%) SAS
5 2 (16.67%) SLA
5 2 (16.67%) IBM Notes
5 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 2 (16.67%) ISPF
5 2 (16.67%) QA
5 2 (16.67%) Release Management
5 2 (16.67%) Time Sharing Option
5 2 (16.67%) Job Entry Subsystem

JCL
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 6 (50.00%) CICS
2 2 (16.67%) IBM Notes
2 2 (16.67%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) DB2
2 1 (8.33%) Adabas
2 1 (8.33%) DataStage
2 1 (8.33%) Easytrieve
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) COBOL Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) COBOL Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) DB2 Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior COBOL Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Data Centre Operator
4 2 (16.67%) Supply Chain Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Adabas Natural Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) CICS Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) COBOL Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Mainframe Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) ISPF
2 1 (8.33%) JMS
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Mainframe
2 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (8.33%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (8.33%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) MVS
2 2 (16.67%) Unix
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 6 (50.00%) Migration
2 4 (33.33%) SDLC
3 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 2 (16.67%) Release Management
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
5 1 (8.33%) ETL
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (8.33%) Product Management
5 1 (8.33%) Re-Platforming
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) UML
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) COBOL
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) NATURAL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 2 (16.67%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) CA Endevor
1 1 (8.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) IBM
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Intel
3 2 (16.67%) Lotus
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Ab Initio
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) Syncsort
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