Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

COBOL
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 93 105
Permanent jobs citing COBOL 0 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire - 0.18% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.33% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median annual salary - - -
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +1.32%

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 644 599 709
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 54.86% 53.92% 49.44%
Number of salaries quoted 536 495 513
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,000 £24,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

COBOL
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for COBOL in Northamptonshire

COBOL
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for COBOL in Northamptonshire