The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for NATURAL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NATURAL over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software AG NATURAL
England / East Midlands
Rank 160 165 179
Rank change year-on-year +5 +14  
Permanent jobs citing NATURAL 1 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.035% 0.094% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.060% 0.18% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Median salary - £55,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +44.73%  
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £55,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +18.18% +61.76%  

NATURAL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1679 1706 1708
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 57.96% 53.65% 51.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1403 1433 1490
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,800 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

NATURAL
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing NATURAL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for NATURAL in the East Midlands

NATURAL
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for NATURAL in the East Midlands

NATURAL
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NATURAL within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 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
Leicestershire - 1 - - 1
NATURAL
England

NATURAL
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 across the East Midlands region with a requirement for NATURAL.

1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
1 2 (100.00%) Adabas
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) CICS
1 2 (100.00%) JCL
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) zOS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) MQSeries

NATURAL
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) CICS
2 1 (50.00%) MQSeries
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Adabas
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Adabas Natural Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe Developer
2 1 (50.00%) COBOL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
1 2 (100.00%) JCL
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
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