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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software AG NATURAL
Rank 73 81 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing NATURAL 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.15% 0.12% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.32% 0.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £36,500 £38,800 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.92% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -6.25%
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
311 494 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 45.60% 58.05% 58.70%
Number of salaries quoted 266 447 381
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 11 (100.00%) COBOL
1 11 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 11 (100.00%) JCL
1 11 (100.00%) Adabas
1 11 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (81.82%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) VB6
2 9 (81.82%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET
2 9 (81.82%) XML
2 9 (81.82%) XSLT
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) VB
2 9 (81.82%) VB.NET
2 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
3 7 (63.64%) IBM
3 7 (63.64%) CA Endevor
4 6 (54.55%) DB2
5 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
7 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
7 2 (18.18%) Retail
7 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 2 (18.18%) Mainframe
8 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement

NATURAL
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 11 (100.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) Adabas
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
3 6 (54.55%) DB2
General
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Analyst
1 9 (81.82%) Analyst Programmer
1 9 (81.82%) Programmer
2 7 (63.64%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
2 7 (63.64%) COBOL Programmer
2 7 (63.64%) COBOL Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) AWS Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Programmer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET
2 9 (81.82%) XML
2 9 (81.82%) XSLT
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) COBOL
1 11 (100.00%) JCL
2 9 (81.82%) VB6
2 9 (81.82%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) VB
2 9 (81.82%) VB.NET
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) IBM