The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Informatics in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Informatics over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Informatics
Rank 120 105 111
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Permanent jobs citing Informatics 6 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.34% 0.49% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.12% 1.66% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 1
Average salary £70,000 £47,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.36% +41.79%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,997
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +10.47%
Informatics
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
537 541 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.34% 29.69% 26.21%
Number of salaries quoted 423 492 388
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Informatics
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Informatics across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Informatics Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Informatics
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Informatics Salary Trend in Birmingham

Informatics
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Informatics across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Informatics Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Informatics
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Informatics 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 Informatics.

1 6 (85.71%) NHS
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) HL7
2 5 (71.43%) Health Informatics
2 5 (71.43%) Itk
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Electronics
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) DTV

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Informatics 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 Informatics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Solutions Architect
1 5 (71.43%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Field Service Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) Itk
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) NHS
2 5 (71.43%) Health Informatics
3 1 (14.29%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
1 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) HL7
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) VMware
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) SAP