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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

COBOL
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 89 80
Permanent jobs citing COBOL 0 1 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham - 0.11% 1.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.20% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 10
Median salary - £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.64%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  

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 Nottingham with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Nottingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 527 491 653
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 55.71% 56.31% 53.44%
Number of salaries quoted 455 408 554
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

COBOL
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham citing COBOL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 23 June 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) DB2
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XSD
1 4 (100.00%) XSLT
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) ETL
1 4 (100.00%) TIBCO
1 4 (100.00%) BusinessWorks
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 4 (100.00%) Workflow
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TIBCO EMS
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 4 (100.00%) R
1 4 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 4 (100.00%) Customer Requirements

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:

Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) BusinessWorks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) DB2
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Lead Developer
1 4 (100.00%) TIBCO Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) TIBCO EMS
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XSD
1 4 (100.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 4 (100.00%) ETL
1 4 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 4 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) R
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) TIBCO
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago