Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newbury 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 22 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

COBOL
Berkshire > Newbury
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 60 71
Permanent jobs citing COBOL 0 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newbury - 1.23% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.17% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 2
Newbury median annual salary - £52,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +50.00% -
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +50.00% -6.67%

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 Newbury with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Newbury
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 250 322 324
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newbury 57.47% 56.39% 52.26%
Number of salaries quoted 191 260 253
Newbury median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £67,500 £61,250
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

COBOL
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

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

Job vacancy trend for COBOL in Newbury

COBOL
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

Salary trend for COBOL in Newbury