The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Informatics in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Informatics over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Informatics
Rank 106 107 122
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +15
Permanent jobs citing Informatics 14 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.80% 0.26% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.66% 0.59% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 6
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -22.00%
Informatics
Cambridgeshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
841 676 934
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 47.84% 43.22% 46.91%
Number of salaries quoted 601 565 788
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Informatics
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Informatics Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Informatics
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Informatics Salary Trend in Cambridge

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 9 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (53.33%) Ruby
2 8 (53.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) HTML
2 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 8 (53.33%) Open Source
3 7 (46.67%) Degree
4 5 (33.33%) Project Management
5 4 (26.67%) Web Development
5 4 (26.67%) CSS
5 4 (26.67%) Mobile App
5 4 (26.67%) Coaching
6 3 (20.00%) Postgraduate
6 3 (20.00%) Python
6 3 (20.00%) Life Science
6 3 (20.00%) Text Mining
7 2 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (6.67%) Information Management
8 1 (6.67%) Banking
8 1 (6.67%) Network Security
8 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
8 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
8 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
8 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
8 1 (6.67%) Windows
8 1 (6.67%) Linux
8 1 (6.67%) Perl
8 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Text Mining
2 1 (6.67%) Big Data
2 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Developer
1 4 (26.67%) Web Developer
1 4 (26.67%) Product Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Systems Support Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) IT Support
2 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (6.67%) Systems Support
2 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Administrator
2 1 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) HTML
1 8 (53.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (26.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (53.33%) Open Source
3 4 (26.67%) Mobile App
4 3 (20.00%) Life Science
5 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Project Management
3 4 (26.67%) Web Development
3 4 (26.67%) Coaching
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.67%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
1 8 (53.33%) Ruby
2 3 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) Postgraduate
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
1 1 (6.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Accelrys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
Salary: £30196 - £38088 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Accelrys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago