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 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Job Control Language (JCL)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 235 250 262
Rank change year-on-year +15 +12  
Permanent jobs citing JCL 1 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.019% 0.19% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.032% 0.37% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Median salary - - £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +31.25% +9.58%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3088 3265 3709
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 57.19% 51.52% 50.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2730 2752 3155
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,459 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.43% +2.50%  

JCL
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 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

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, IT jobs citing JCL 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for JCL.

1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) Fortran
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CICS
2 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (50.00%) REXX
2 1 (50.00%) Easytrieve
2 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) ISPF
2 1 (50.00%) CA Endevor
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC

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 1 (50.00%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) Easytrieve
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) COBOL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) DB2 Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior COBOL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
2 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (50.00%) Fortran
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) REXX
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft