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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Informatics
Rank 108 108 121
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Permanent jobs citing Informatics 13 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.72% 0.25% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.74% 0.73% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 4
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -0.82%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £39,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+21.79% -29.09%
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
749 549 752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 41.47% 34.64% 38.76%
Number of salaries quoted 558 465 615
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 2 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 11 (68.75%) Computer Science
2 8 (50.00%) Open Source
2 8 (50.00%) Degree
2 8 (50.00%) HTML
2 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (50.00%) Ruby
2 8 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 6 (37.50%) Web Development
3 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) CSS
4 4 (25.00%) Project Management
4 4 (25.00%) Coaching
4 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
5 3 (18.75%) Windows
5 3 (18.75%) Linux
6 2 (12.50%) Postgraduate
6 2 (12.50%) Python
6 2 (12.50%) SQL
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle
6 2 (12.50%) Java
6 2 (12.50%) Text Mining
6 2 (12.50%) Spring
6 2 (12.50%) Maven
6 2 (12.50%) JDBC
6 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
6 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 2 (12.50%) LIMS
6 2 (12.50%) Life Science
6 2 (12.50%) jQuery
6 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Text Mining
1 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 2 (12.50%) Maven
General
1 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Product Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Support
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) HTML
1 8 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 6 (37.50%) CSS
3 2 (12.50%) JDBC
3 2 (12.50%) Spring
3 2 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Computer Science
2 8 (50.00%) Open Source
3 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (12.50%) Life Science
4 2 (12.50%) LIMS
5 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (37.50%) Web Development
2 4 (25.00%) Project Management
2 4 (25.00%) Coaching
3 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (12.50%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) Postgraduate
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
1 1 (6.25%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Red Hat