The table below looks at the statistics for NATURAL skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NATURAL over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software AG NATURAL
Rank - 404 440
Permanent jobs citing NATURAL 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.005% 0.009%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.010% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £45,000 £47,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,150 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-10.77% +18.42%
NATURAL
England

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

Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10029 10059 11765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.33% 49.90% 52.82%
Number of salaries quoted 8712 8521 10719
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

NATURAL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

NATURAL Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

NATURAL
Salary Trend in the South East

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

NATURAL Salary Trend in the South East

NATURAL
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 14 (100.00%) Adabas
2 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 13 (92.86%) XML
2 13 (92.86%) SQL Server 2000
2 13 (92.86%) SOA
2 13 (92.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (85.71%) UNIX
3 12 (85.71%) Windows
3 12 (85.71%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Finance
4 1 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) HPUX

NATURAL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) Adabas
2 13 (92.86%) SQL Server 2000
2 13 (92.86%) SQL Server 2005
2 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Analyst
1 12 (85.71%) Analyst Programmer
1 12 (85.71%) Programmer
2 11 (78.57%) Natural/Adabas Developer
2 11 (78.57%) Natural/Adabas Programmer
2 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 11 (78.57%) Adabas Natural Developer
3 10 (71.43%) Adabas Natural Analyst Programmer
4 9 (64.29%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) XML
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) UNIX
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) HP