The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Informatics in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Informatics over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Informatics
Rank 121 123 137
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Permanent jobs citing Informatics 9 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.42% 0.86% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.98% 2.02% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 6
Average salary £34,785 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.70% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,323 £45,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,582 £50,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-16.83% +29.03%
Informatics
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
919 1040 942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 42.41% 42.45% 39.56%
Number of salaries quoted 744 776 761
Average salary £42,500 £38,650 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.96% -3.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Informatics
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Informatics Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Informatics
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Informatics Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Informatics
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Informatics across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Informatics Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Informatics
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Informatics within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +14 8 £35,000 -22.22%
Informatics
East of England

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 15 (93.75%) Perl
2 14 (87.50%) Linux
2 14 (87.50%) Bioinformatics
2 14 (87.50%) Degree
3 13 (81.25%) Relational Database
4 12 (75.00%) Computer Science
4 12 (75.00%) Java
5 10 (62.50%) Python
6 9 (56.25%) C
6 9 (56.25%) MySQL
6 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (50.00%) Ruby
7 8 (50.00%) Management Information System
7 8 (50.00%) LIMS
8 7 (43.75%) Windows
9 6 (37.50%) Robotics
9 6 (37.50%) Games
9 6 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (31.25%) Pegasus
10 5 (31.25%) OOD
10 5 (31.25%) POSIX
10 5 (31.25%) Oracle
10 5 (31.25%) OO
10 5 (31.25%) HTML
10 5 (31.25%) Mathematics
10 5 (31.25%) Physics
10 5 (31.25%) Statistics
10 5 (31.25%) Artificial Intelligence
10 5 (31.25%) Data Analysis
10 5 (31.25%) Extreme Programming

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) OpenStack
2 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
2 3 (18.75%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) SMTP
1 2 (12.50%) DHCP
1 2 (12.50%) SNMP
1 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (81.25%) Relational Database
2 9 (56.25%) MySQL
3 6 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (31.25%) MariaDB
4 5 (31.25%) CouchDB
4 5 (31.25%) MongoDB
4 5 (31.25%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (31.25%) Neo4j
5 2 (12.50%) Big Data
6 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) TestNG
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
1 3 (18.75%) Mockito
1 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (37.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Software Developer
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Senior Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Senior Software Developer
3 4 (25.00%) IT Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) HTML
1 5 (31.25%) POSIX
1 5 (31.25%) HTML5
1 5 (31.25%) REST
2 3 (18.75%) PowerMock
2 3 (18.75%) JAX-RS
2 3 (18.75%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (18.75%) Spring
2 3 (18.75%) J2EE
2 3 (18.75%) JSP
2 3 (18.75%) Web Services
2 3 (18.75%) Swing
3 1 (6.25%) Ext JS
3 1 (6.25%) Catalyst
3 1 (6.25%) DBIx::Class
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (50.00%) LIMS
2 8 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (37.50%) Robotics
4 5 (31.25%) Mathematics
4 5 (31.25%) Physics
4 5 (31.25%) Artificial Intelligence
4 5 (31.25%) Statistics
4 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (31.25%) Algorithms
5 3 (18.75%) Visualisation
5 3 (18.75%) User Experience
6 1 (6.25%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) Windows
3 2 (12.50%) UNIX
3 2 (12.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Bioinformatics
2 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) Extreme Programming
3 5 (31.25%) Data Analysis
3 5 (31.25%) Open Source
3 5 (31.25%) Memory Management
3 5 (31.25%) OO
3 5 (31.25%) OOD
3 5 (31.25%) Hidden Markov Model
3 5 (31.25%) Game Theory
3 5 (31.25%) Gibbs Sampling
4 4 (25.00%) MVC
5 3 (18.75%) Workflow
5 3 (18.75%) Validation
5 3 (18.75%) Scrum
5 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
5 3 (18.75%) Data Security
5 3 (18.75%) TDD
5 3 (18.75%) SDLC
5 3 (18.75%) CRUD
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) Perl
2 12 (75.00%) Java
3 10 (62.50%) Python
4 9 (56.25%) C
5 8 (50.00%) Ruby
6 5 (31.25%) Haskell
6 5 (31.25%) R
6 5 (31.25%) Go
7 4 (25.00%) SQL
7 4 (25.00%) C++
8 3 (18.75%) C#
9 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) KVM
1 5 (31.25%) Docker
1 5 (31.25%) LXC
1 5 (31.25%) Slurm Workload Manager
1 5 (31.25%) Xen
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Mesos
2 2 (12.50%) Puppet
2 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (12.50%) Ansible
2 2 (12.50%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
1 5 (31.25%) Pegasus
2 3 (18.75%) VMware
2 3 (18.75%) Tableau