Period
to 22 November 2017

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

COBOL
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 - 112
Rank change year-on-year - +112 +26
Permanent jobs citing COBOL 1 0 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.049% - 1.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.078% - 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 7
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 - £35,000
10th Percentile £37,500 - £27,500
90th Percentile £42,500 - £46,250
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.23% -4.71% +9.54%

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Nottinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1279 1272 1455
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 62.09% 54.38% 55.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1125 1109 1174
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £53,750
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

COBOL
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for COBOL in Nottinghamshire

COBOL
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Salary trend for COBOL in Nottinghamshire

COBOL
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBOL within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham - 1 £40,000 -
COBOL
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 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 Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire 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