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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Informatics
Rank 117 130 145
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +15
Permanent jobs citing Informatics 25 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.00% 0.18% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.85% 0.56% 0.85%
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
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
876 714 942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 35.04% 31.73% 32.30%
Number of salaries quoted 653 585 777
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 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
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 29 August 2014. 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 +2 13 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Informatics
East of England

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 31 (75.61%) Computer Science
2 22 (53.66%) Python
3 20 (48.78%) Perl
3 20 (48.78%) OO
3 20 (48.78%) Bioinformatics
4 18 (43.90%) Degree
4 18 (43.90%) HTML
4 18 (43.90%) Linux
4 18 (43.90%) Open Source
5 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (36.59%) OOD
6 15 (36.59%) UNIX
7 13 (31.71%) JavaScript
7 13 (31.71%) Ruby
8 12 (29.27%) LIMS
8 12 (29.27%) Java
8 12 (29.27%) SQL
9 11 (26.83%) CSS
10 10 (24.39%) Extreme Programming
10 10 (24.39%) Statistics
10 10 (24.39%) Memory Management
11 8 (19.51%) Windows
11 8 (19.51%) Ruby on Rails
12 7 (17.07%) Spring
12 7 (17.07%) Oracle
12 7 (17.07%) jQuery
13 6 (14.63%) Mathematics
13 6 (14.63%) DevOps
13 6 (14.63%) Web Development
14 5 (12.20%) VMware

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 (12.20%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) SSL
2 1 (2.44%) Firewall
2 1 (2.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (12.20%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.88%) Text Mining
3 1 (2.44%) Big Data
3 1 (2.44%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Toad
1 5 (12.20%) Subversion
1 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.88%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.88%) Maven
General
1 1 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.44%) Finance
1 1 (2.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (75.61%) Developer
2 20 (48.78%) Software Developer
3 15 (36.59%) Senior Developer
4 10 (24.39%) Senior Software Developer
5 9 (21.95%) Web Developer
6 6 (14.63%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (14.63%) Administrator
7 5 (12.20%) Senior Web Developer
7 5 (12.20%) Systems Developer
7 5 (12.20%) SQL Developer
7 5 (12.20%) Principal Software Developer
8 4 (9.76%) Product Manager
9 2 (4.88%) Java Developer
10 1 (2.44%) Systems Support
10 1 (2.44%) Support Engineer
10 1 (2.44%) Systems Engineer
10 1 (2.44%) Systems Support Engineer
10 1 (2.44%) IT Support
10 1 (2.44%) Technical Specialist
10 1 (2.44%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (43.90%) HTML
2 11 (26.83%) CSS
3 8 (19.51%) Ruby on Rails
4 7 (17.07%) jQuery
4 7 (17.07%) Spring
5 5 (12.20%) Ajax
5 5 (12.20%) HTML5
5 5 (12.20%) JSON
5 5 (12.20%) POSIX
6 2 (4.88%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 31 (75.61%) Computer Science
2 18 (43.90%) Open Source
3 12 (29.27%) LIMS
4 10 (24.39%) Statistics
5 6 (14.63%) Mathematics
6 5 (12.20%) Physics
6 5 (12.20%) Data Extraction
7 4 (9.76%) Mobile App
8 2 (4.88%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (43.90%) Linux
2 15 (36.59%) UNIX
3 8 (19.51%) Windows
4 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) OO
1 20 (48.78%) Bioinformatics
2 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (36.59%) OOD
4 10 (24.39%) Extreme Programming
4 10 (24.39%) Memory Management
5 6 (14.63%) Web Development
5 6 (14.63%) DevOps
6 5 (12.20%) Hidden Markov Model
6 5 (12.20%) Business Continuity Planning
6 5 (12.20%) Business Continuity
6 5 (12.20%) BCP
7 4 (9.76%) Project Management
8 2 (4.88%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.44%) Analytics
9 1 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.44%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (53.66%) Python
2 20 (48.78%) Perl
3 13 (31.71%) JavaScript
3 13 (31.71%) Ruby
4 12 (29.27%) SQL
4 12 (29.27%) Java
5 5 (12.20%) C
5 5 (12.20%) PHP
5 5 (12.20%) PL/SQL
5 5 (12.20%) AWK
5 5 (12.20%) Haskell
5 5 (12.20%) Scala
5 5 (12.20%) Bash Shell
5 5 (12.20%) R
5 5 (12.20%) Golang
Qualifications
1 18 (43.90%) Degree
2 5 (12.20%) PhD
3 2 (4.88%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Puppet
1 1 (2.44%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Oracle
2 5 (12.20%) VMware
3 1 (2.44%) Red Hat