The table below looks at the statistics for NATURAL skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NATURAL over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software AG NATURAL
Rank 874 945 976
Rank change year-on-year
+71 +31
Permanent jobs citing NATURAL 2 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.009% 0.012%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.004% 0.018% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 7
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +36.36%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +36.36%

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

Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
48068 55558 56926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 53.62% 52.32% 50.18%
Number of salaries quoted 41260 47685 48741
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

NATURAL
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing NATURAL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

NATURAL Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

NATURAL
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NATURAL within the UK.

NATURAL Salary Trend in the UK

NATURAL
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NATURAL within the UK over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +62 2 £42,500 -5.55% 3
London +60 1 - -
East Midlands +5 1 £42,500 -
Leicestershire - 1 £42,500 -

NATURAL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing NATURAL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for NATURAL.

1 6 (100.00%) Adabas
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Spring
3 4 (66.67%) Maven
3 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (66.67%) WebSphere
3 4 (66.67%) Project Planning
3 4 (66.67%) IBM Integration Bus
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) VB6
3 4 (66.67%) Subversion
3 4 (66.67%) TOGAF
3 4 (66.67%) B2C
3 4 (66.67%) Sun
3 4 (66.67%) Sun Certification
3 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) VB
3 4 (66.67%) J2EE
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 4 (66.67%) EJB
3 4 (66.67%) UML
3 4 (66.67%) JBoss
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 4 (66.67%) Feasibility Study
4 2 (33.33%) Mainframe
5 1 (16.67%) COBOL
5 1 (16.67%) IBM

NATURAL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) JBoss
1 4 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) CICS
2 1 (16.67%) MQSeries
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) Maven
1 4 (66.67%) Subversion
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Architect
2 4 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Adabas Natural Developer
3 1 (16.67%) COBOL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Mainframe Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) EJB
1 4 (66.67%) IBM Integration Bus
1 4 (66.67%) J2EE
1 4 (66.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) B2C
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (66.67%) Feasibility Study
2 4 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 4 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 4 (66.67%) UML
2 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) VB
1 4 (66.67%) VB6
2 1 (16.67%) COBOL
2 1 (16.67%) JCL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
1 4 (66.67%) Sun
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Software AG
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