Period
to 15 October 2018

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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

COBOL
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +105
Permanent jobs citing COBOL 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.29% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.50% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Nottingham median annual salary £42,500 - -
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 - -

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 803 1,062 1,078
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 58.87% 59.26% 55.65%
Number of salaries quoted 638 923 914
Nottingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £28,525 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +10.67%

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 15 October 2018, IT jobs citing COBOL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Nottingham region with a requirement for COBOL.

1 3 (75.00%) DB2
1 3 (75.00%) CICS
1 3 (75.00%) REXX
1 3 (75.00%) NHS
1 3 (75.00%) JCL
1 3 (75.00%) ChangeMan
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
1 3 (75.00%) ISPF
1 3 (75.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (75.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (75.00%) System Integration Testing
1 3 (75.00%) SDLC
1 3 (75.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) VB6
3 1 (25.00%) Micro Focus
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) VC++
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) VB

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) CICS
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) DB2
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) ChangeMan
General
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) COBOL Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Lead Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Mainframe Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) ISPF
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (75.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (75.00%) SDLC
1 3 (75.00%) System Integration Testing
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (75.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JCL
1 3 (75.00%) REXX
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) VB6
2 1 (25.00%) VC++
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Micro Focus
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle