The table below looks at the statistics for NATURAL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NATURAL over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software AG NATURAL
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing NATURAL 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £45,000 £47,750
% change year-on-year
-24.44% -5.75%
NATURAL
East Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
384 492 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 55.65% 57.75% 55.14%
Number of salaries quoted 338 434 354
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

NATURAL
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

NATURAL Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

NATURAL
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

NATURAL Salary Trend in Leicestershire

NATURAL
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 5 (100.00%) COBOL
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) DB2
1 5 (100.00%) Adabas
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
1 5 (100.00%) JCL
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 5 (100.00%) CA Endevor
2 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) XSLT
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) CICS
3 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 2 (40.00%) VSAM

NATURAL
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (40.00%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) DB2
1 5 (100.00%) Adabas
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Programmer
2 4 (80.00%) COBOL Programmer
3 3 (60.00%) Senior Programmer
3 3 (60.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (60.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 3 (60.00%) Analyst
3 3 (60.00%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (40.00%) Developer
4 2 (40.00%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
4 2 (40.00%) Senior COBOL Analyst Programmer
4 2 (40.00%) Senior COBOL Programmer
4 2 (40.00%) COBOL Developer
4 2 (40.00%) COBOL Analyst
4 2 (40.00%) Senior COBOL Analyst
5 1 (20.00%) Natural/Adabas Programmer
5 1 (20.00%) Adabas Natural Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) XML
1 3 (60.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (40.00%) VSAM
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) COBOL
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JCL
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) IBM