Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

COBOL
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 - 146
Rank change year-on-year - +146 -11
Permanent jobs citing COBOL 1 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.060% - 0.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.11% - 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 14
Milton Keynes median annual salary £46,000 - £41,250
10th Percentile £43,000 - £32,750
90th Percentile £49,000 - £53,750
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £46,000 - £45,000

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 913 998 1401
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 54.83% 59.09% 51.55%
Number of salaries quoted 761 911 1206
Milton Keynes median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,000 £57,500 £53,750
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -

COBOL
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for COBOL in Milton Keynes

COBOL
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for COBOL in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing COBOL 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for COBOL.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

COBOL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle