The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for JCL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited JCL over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Job Control Language (JCL)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 201
Permanent jobs citing JCL 0 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - - 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 13
Median salary - - £33,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £39,267 £38,000
% change year-on-year +33.70% +3.33%  

JCL 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 the West Midlands with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2321 2707 2514
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 48.32% 43.92% 49.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2004 2368 2238
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

JCL
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for JCL in the West Midlands

JCL
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JCL in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for JCL in the West Midlands