Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a COBOL Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

COBOL Developer
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 100 104
Rank change year-on-year +11 +4 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a COBOL Developer 1 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.11% 0.88% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.89% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,100
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +14.56% +4.51%
10th Percentile £34,500 £39,750 £36,050
90th Percentile £45,500 £45,250 £41,630
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,550
% change year-on-year -5.88% +10.25% +8.59%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies in Leicestershire with a recognized job title 928 1460 1310
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.99% 98.58% 98.42%
Number of salaries quoted 821 1250 1061
Leicestershire median annual salary £38,000 £41,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.32% +6.49% -0.77%
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

COBOL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

Job postings that featured COBOL Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire.

Job vacancy trend for COBOL Developer in Leicestershire

COBOL Developer
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for COBOL Developer in Leicestershire

COBOL Developer Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, COBOL Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicestershire region featuring COBOL Developer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 1 (100.00%) Adabas
1 1 (100.00%) CICS
1 1 (100.00%) JCL
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning

COBOL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 1 (100.00%) CICS
1 1 (100.00%) MQSeries
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Adabas
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) JCL