The first table below looks at the demand for NATURAL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NATURAL over the 3 months to 25 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software AG NATURAL
Rank 135 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NATURAL 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.13% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.34% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £40,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,800 - £28,500
Programming Languages Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
879 805 1129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 37.29% 35.54% 50.88%
Number of salaries quoted 734 716 1006
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £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
Berkshire

NATURAL
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

NATURAL Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

NATURAL
Salary Trend in Reading

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

NATURAL Salary Trend in Reading

NATURAL
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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