Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for NATURAL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NATURAL over the 6 months to 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software AG NATURAL
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1145 1142 1244
Rank change year-on-year -3 +102 +14
Permanent jobs citing NATURAL 2 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.001% 0.002% 0.008%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.002% 0.005% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 8
England median annual salary £45,000 £65,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.77% +44.44% +17.19%
10th Percentile £40,000 £44,300 £42,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £67,500 £50,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £65,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -30.77% +44.44% +17.19%

NATURAL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 91,162 88,495 102,127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.77% 53.30% 52.42%
Number of salaries quoted 76,695 76,607 88,604
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

NATURAL
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing NATURAL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for NATURAL in England

NATURAL
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for NATURAL in England

NATURAL
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NATURAL within the England region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +18 1 - - 1
North of England - 1 £45,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
NATURAL
UK

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT jobs citing NATURAL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for NATURAL.

1 2 (100.00%) Adabas
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) CICS
2 1 (50.00%) zOS
2 1 (50.00%) JCL
2 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) Process Management
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) DAO
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) V-Model
2 1 (50.00%) OWASP
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation

NATURAL
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 1 (50.00%) CICS
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Adabas
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Analyst Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Lead DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) DAO
1 1 (50.00%) Ionic Framework
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) PhoneGap
1 1 (50.00%) RAML
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) WinForms
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) MVVM
1 1 (50.00%) OWASP
1 1 (50.00%) Process Management
1 1 (50.00%) Progressive Web App
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) SOLID
1 1 (50.00%) System Testing
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) COBOL
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JCL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Xamarin