Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

COBOL
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 - 105
Rank change year-on-year - +105 +23
Permanent jobs citing COBOL 1 0 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.054% - 1.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.086% - 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 8
Nottingham median annual salary £40,000 - £35,000
10th Percentile £37,500 - £27,500
90th Percentile £42,500 - £46,250
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 - £35,000

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 Nottingham with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Nottingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1169 1113 1256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 62.61% 55.29% 54.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1023 958 1013
Nottingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,275 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £53,750
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.41% +10.67% +7.14%

COBOL
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for COBOL in Nottingham

COBOL
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Salary trend for COBOL in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 20 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for COBOL.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Micro Focus
1 1 (100.00%) TickIT
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries

COBOL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (100.00%) TickIT
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Micro Focus