The first table below looks at the demand for NATURAL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NATURAL over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software AG NATURAL
Rank 211 - 222
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NATURAL 2 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.036% - 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.093% - 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £39,000 - £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,150 - £28,500
Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2155 2166 2953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 38.61% 39.30% 49.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1754 1935 2586
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
NATURAL
South East

NATURAL
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NATURAL across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

NATURAL Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

NATURAL
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NATURAL across the Berkshire region.

NATURAL Salary Trend in Berkshire

NATURAL
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NATURAL within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 2 £39,000 -
NATURAL
South East

NATURAL
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing NATURAL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited NATURAL.

1 3 (100.00%) zOS
1 3 (100.00%) JCL
1 3 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (100.00%) Adabas
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (66.67%) System Testing
2 2 (66.67%) COBOL
2 2 (66.67%) CICS

NATURAL
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing NATURAL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited NATURAL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Adabas
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Programmer
2 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) Mainframe Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JCL
2 2 (66.67%) COBOL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM