Period
to 19 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for JCL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited JCL over the 6 months to 19 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Job Control Language (JCL)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 237 - 334
Rank change year-on-year - +334 +15
Permanent jobs citing JCL 26 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.36% - 0.019%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.69% - 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 0
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,000 - -
England median annual salary £37,500 £40,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -7.41% -22.86% +10.53%

JCL 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 Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,787 5,226 5,516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 51.95% 52.52% 52.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3,179 4,620 4,851
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £59,100 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +3.26%

JCL
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing JCL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for JCL in Yorkshire

JCL
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for JCL in Yorkshire

JCL
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JCL within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 February 2019. 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
West Yorkshire - 17 £37,000 - 5
South Yorkshire - 9 £37,000 - 1
JCL
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, IT jobs citing JCL 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for JCL.

1 19 (73.08%) IBM
1 19 (73.08%) Mainframe
2 18 (69.23%) COBOL
2 18 (69.23%) DB2
3 14 (53.85%) Business Analysis
4 12 (46.15%) Java
5 11 (42.31%) SQL
6 10 (38.46%) CICS
7 9 (34.62%) Time Sharing Option
8 8 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
9 7 (26.92%) zOS
9 7 (26.92%) E-Commerce
10 6 (23.08%) SDLC
10 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
11 5 (19.23%) ISPF
11 5 (19.23%) CA
12 3 (11.54%) Middleware
12 3 (11.54%) Project Management
12 3 (11.54%) Service Management
12 3 (11.54%) Oracle
12 3 (11.54%) Windows
12 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
12 3 (11.54%) PMO
12 3 (11.54%) IT Strategy
13 2 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
13 2 (7.69%) Software Audit
13 2 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
13 2 (7.69%) CLIST

JCL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 10 (38.46%) CICS
2 2 (7.69%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (69.23%) DB2
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Developer
2 12 (46.15%) Mainframe Developer
3 11 (42.31%) Programmer
4 10 (38.46%) COBOL Developer
4 10 (38.46%) DB2 Developer
5 8 (30.77%) Lead Developer
5 8 (30.77%) Senior Developer
5 8 (30.77%) Senior Mainframe Developer
6 6 (23.08%) CICS Programmer
6 6 (23.08%) COBOL Programmer
6 6 (23.08%) DB2 Programmer
7 5 (19.23%) Systems Programmer
7 5 (19.23%) z/OS Systems Programmer
8 3 (11.54%) Administrator
8 3 (11.54%) DBA
9 1 (3.85%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) ISPF
2 3 (11.54%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (73.08%) Mainframe
2 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
4 2 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) zOS
2 3 (11.54%) Windows
3 2 (7.69%) Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Business Analysis
2 7 (26.92%) E-Commerce
3 6 (23.08%) SDLC
4 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
4 3 (11.54%) IT Strategy
4 3 (11.54%) Project Management
4 3 (11.54%) Service Management
5 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
5 2 (7.69%) Software Audit
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) COBOL
2 12 (46.15%) Java
3 11 (42.31%) SQL
4 2 (7.69%) Assembly Language
4 2 (7.69%) CLIST
4 2 (7.69%) REXX
4 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) IBM
2 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 5 (19.23%) CA
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle
5 2 (7.69%) Teradata