The table below looks at the statistics for NATURAL skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NATURAL over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software AG NATURAL
Rank 233 - 233
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NATURAL 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.017% - 0.018%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.030% - 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £52,500 - -
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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3371 3205 3339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 56.02% 58.15% 59.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2993 2858 2988
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

NATURAL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

NATURAL Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

NATURAL
Salary Trend in the South West

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

NATURAL Salary Trend in the South West

NATURAL
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NATURAL within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorset - 1 £52,500 -
NATURAL
England

NATURAL
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) Adabas
1 1 (100.00%) JCL
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking

NATURAL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) Adabas
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) JCL