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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Informatics
Rank 103 103 114
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Permanent jobs citing Informatics 11 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.67% 0.49% 0.058%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.42% 0.96% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £33,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+52.23% -20.23%
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
772 728 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 47.30% 51.30% 41.57%
Number of salaries quoted 557 626 590
Average salary £41,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.37% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015, 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 16 (72.73%) Degree
2 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (40.91%) Pharmaceutical
3 9 (40.91%) Information Management
3 9 (40.91%) Python
3 9 (40.91%) Life Science
4 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 8 (36.36%) PL/SQL
4 8 (36.36%) SQL
4 8 (36.36%) Computer Science
5 7 (31.82%) Java
5 7 (31.82%) Linux
6 6 (27.27%) Windows
6 6 (27.27%) Web Development
6 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
6 6 (27.27%) Project Management
6 6 (27.27%) Open Source
6 6 (27.27%) Analytics
7 5 (22.73%) Text Mining
7 5 (22.73%) Ruby
7 5 (22.73%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (22.73%) Perl
7 5 (22.73%) LIMS
8 4 (18.18%) Postgraduate
8 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
8 4 (18.18%) ETL
8 4 (18.18%) Eclipse
8 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (18.18%) HTML
8 4 (18.18%) Oracle

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 2 (9.09%) Firewall
1 2 (9.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) Text Mining
2 4 (18.18%) QlikView
2 4 (18.18%) Spotfire
3 3 (13.64%) Big Data
4 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.55%) MySQL
4 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Eclipse
1 4 (18.18%) Maven
1 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (40.91%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Software Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Product Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Web Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Pre Sales Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Principal Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (18.18%) HTML
2 4 (18.18%) JDBC
2 4 (18.18%) XML
2 4 (18.18%) jQuery
2 4 (18.18%) Spring
3 2 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (4.55%) RESTful
4 1 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (4.55%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Life Science
2 8 (36.36%) Computer Science
3 6 (27.27%) Open Source
4 5 (22.73%) LIMS
5 4 (18.18%) Statistics
5 4 (18.18%) Ontologies
5 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
7 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
7 2 (9.09%) User Experience
8 1 (4.55%) Social Media
8 1 (4.55%) Biology
8 1 (4.55%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Linux
2 6 (27.27%) Windows
3 4 (18.18%) UNIX
4 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) Information Management
3 6 (27.27%) Web Development
3 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 6 (27.27%) Project Management
3 6 (27.27%) Analytics
4 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 4 (18.18%) ETL
4 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (18.18%) Data Management
4 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 4 (18.18%) Bioinformatics
4 4 (18.18%) Master Data Management
4 4 (18.18%) Coaching
5 3 (13.64%) Workflow
6 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.55%) Line Management
7 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.55%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) Python
2 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 8 (36.36%) PL/SQL
2 8 (36.36%) SQL
3 7 (31.82%) Java
4 5 (22.73%) Ruby
4 5 (22.73%) Perl
5 3 (13.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (72.73%) Degree
2 4 (18.18%) Postgraduate
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Puppet
1 2 (9.09%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.55%) Tableau
3 1 (4.55%) Business Objects
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