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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Informatics
Rank 100 - 120
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Informatics 14 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.80% - 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.64% - 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 2
Average salary £45,000 - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £33,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+64.17% -25.55%
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
855 693 876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 48.58% 47.60% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 613 546 698
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Informatics across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Informatics Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 18 (64.29%) Degree
2 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 12 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 10 (35.71%) Life Science
4 10 (35.71%) Open Source
4 10 (35.71%) Pharmaceutical
4 10 (35.71%) Python
5 9 (32.14%) Ruby
5 9 (32.14%) Ruby on Rails
6 8 (28.57%) HTML
6 8 (28.57%) PL/SQL
6 8 (28.57%) SQL
6 8 (28.57%) Linux
6 8 (28.57%) Information Management
6 8 (28.57%) Web Development
7 7 (25.00%) Analytics
7 7 (25.00%) Project Management
7 7 (25.00%) Windows
7 7 (25.00%) Java
8 6 (21.43%) Text Mining
8 6 (21.43%) Coaching
9 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
9 5 (17.86%) Postgraduate
9 5 (17.86%) LIMS
9 5 (17.86%) Perl
9 5 (17.86%) Mobile App
10 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (14.29%) Finance
10 4 (14.29%) Jenkins

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (10.71%) Firewall
1 3 (10.71%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) Text Mining
2 4 (14.29%) Spotfire
2 4 (14.29%) QlikView
2 4 (14.29%) Big Data
3 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.57%) MySQL
3 1 (3.57%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 4 (14.29%) Maven
1 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (35.71%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Developer
2 5 (17.86%) Product Manager
2 5 (17.86%) Software Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Applications Specialist
4 3 (10.71%) Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) IT Support
5 1 (3.57%) Pre Sales Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Principal Software Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Systems Support
5 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) Ruby on Rails
2 8 (28.57%) HTML
3 4 (14.29%) CSS
3 4 (14.29%) JDBC
3 4 (14.29%) XML
3 4 (14.29%) Spring
3 4 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (3.57%) RESTful
4 1 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (3.57%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 10 (35.71%) Life Science
2 10 (35.71%) Open Source
3 5 (17.86%) LIMS
3 5 (17.86%) Mobile App
4 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (14.29%) Statistics
4 4 (14.29%) Ontologies
5 3 (10.71%) Mathematics
6 1 (3.57%) Biology
6 1 (3.57%) User Experience
6 1 (3.57%) Robotics
6 1 (3.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Linux
2 7 (25.00%) Windows
3 4 (14.29%) UNIX
4 3 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (28.57%) Information Management
2 8 (28.57%) Web Development
3 7 (25.00%) Project Management
3 7 (25.00%) Analytics
4 6 (21.43%) Coaching
5 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
6 4 (14.29%) Master Data Management
6 4 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 4 (14.29%) ETL
6 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Bioinformatics
6 4 (14.29%) Data Management
7 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
7 3 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (10.71%) Workflow
8 1 (3.57%) TDD
8 1 (3.57%) OO
8 1 (3.57%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 10 (35.71%) Python
3 9 (32.14%) Ruby
4 8 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 8 (28.57%) SQL
5 7 (25.00%) Java
6 5 (17.86%) Perl
7 3 (10.71%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (64.29%) Degree
2 5 (17.86%) Postgraduate
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Puppet
1 3 (10.71%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.57%) Tableau
3 1 (3.57%) Business Objects