The table below looks at the statistics for NATURAL skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NATURAL over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software AG NATURAL
UK / England
Rank 825 891 920
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +29
Permanent jobs citing NATURAL 1 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.001% 0.015% 0.009%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.002% 0.029% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 7
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -18.18%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £50,000 £38,800
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +28.86%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
42653 48487 49471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 54.08% 52.80% 50.59%
Number of salaries quoted 36906 42232 42702
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

NATURAL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing NATURAL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

NATURAL Jobs Demand Trend in England

NATURAL
Salary Trend in England

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

NATURAL Salary Trend in England

NATURAL
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NATURAL within the England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Midlands +12 1 £42,500 -22.72%
NATURAL
UK

NATURAL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing NATURAL 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 England region with a requirement for NATURAL.

1 5 (100.00%) Adabas
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Spring
3 3 (60.00%) Maven
3 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (60.00%) Project Planning
3 3 (60.00%) IBM Integration Bus
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) VB6
3 3 (60.00%) Subversion
3 3 (60.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (60.00%) B2C
3 3 (60.00%) Sun
3 3 (60.00%) Sun Certification
3 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) VB
3 3 (60.00%) J2EE
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) EJB
3 3 (60.00%) UML
3 3 (60.00%) JBoss
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (60.00%) Feasibility Study
4 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
5 1 (20.00%) COBOL
5 1 (20.00%) IBM

NATURAL
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 3 (60.00%) JBoss
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (20.00%) CICS
2 1 (20.00%) MQSeries
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) Maven
1 3 (60.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
2 3 (60.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Adabas Natural Developer
3 1 (20.00%) COBOL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Mainframe Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) EJB
1 3 (60.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 3 (60.00%) J2EE
1 3 (60.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) B2C
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Feasibility Study
2 3 (60.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (60.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (60.00%) UML
2 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) VB
1 3 (60.00%) VB6
2 1 (20.00%) COBOL
2 1 (20.00%) JCL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) Sun
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Software AG