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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Informatics over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Informatics
Rank 94 104 108
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Permanent jobs citing Informatics 8 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.66% 0.29% 0.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.22% 0.63% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Median salary £36,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £43,596 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-13.98% -8.22%
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
657 634 870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 54.21% 45.35% 47.93%
Number of salaries quoted 506 532 630
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Informatics
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing Informatics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 31 August 2016, IT jobs citing Informatics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Informatics.

1 15 (71.43%) Bioinformatics
2 14 (66.67%) Python
3 13 (61.90%) Java
3 13 (61.90%) Perl
3 13 (61.90%) Computer Science
4 12 (57.14%) Biology
5 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (47.62%) Open Source
5 10 (47.62%) GitHub
5 10 (47.62%) Relational Database
5 10 (47.62%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (47.62%) Open Source Development
6 7 (33.33%) SQL
6 7 (33.33%) Unix
6 7 (33.33%) Ontologies
7 6 (28.57%) TDD
7 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
7 6 (28.57%) Visualisation
7 6 (28.57%) Linux
8 5 (23.81%) Data Mining
8 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
8 5 (23.81%) Software Testing
8 5 (23.81%) Text Mining
8 5 (23.81%) Degree
9 4 (19.05%) SNOMED CT
9 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
9 4 (19.05%) Natural Language Processing
9 4 (19.05%) MyBatis
9 4 (19.05%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (19.05%) Computational Linguistics

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 10 (47.62%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) Relational Database
2 5 (23.81%) Data Mining
2 5 (23.81%) Text Mining
3 3 (14.29%) Electronic Patient Records
4 2 (9.52%) Big Data
4 2 (9.52%) MySQL
5 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
General
1 4 (19.05%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Java Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Software Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Support Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Data Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Data Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Java Programmer
7 1 (4.76%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Programmer
7 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Software Programmer
7 1 (4.76%) Support Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Support
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) MyBatis
1 4 (19.05%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (9.52%) RESTful
2 2 (9.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (61.90%) Computer Science
2 12 (57.14%) Biology
3 10 (47.62%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (33.33%) Ontologies
5 6 (28.57%) Visualisation
6 3 (14.29%) Health Informatics
7 2 (9.52%) Data Integration
7 2 (9.52%) Life Science
8 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Unix
2 6 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Bioinformatics
2 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) Open Source
2 10 (47.62%) Open Source Development
3 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 6 (28.57%) TDD
4 5 (23.81%) Software Testing
4 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
5 4 (19.05%) Computational Linguistics
6 3 (14.29%) Project Management
7 2 (9.52%) Analytics
7 2 (9.52%) Validation
8 1 (4.76%) Computational Biology
8 1 (4.76%) OO
8 1 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) Python
2 13 (61.90%) Java
2 13 (61.90%) Perl
3 7 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
5 2 (9.52%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) PhD
3 2 (9.52%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) SNOMED CT
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Google
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Salary: £31033 - £39142 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago