The first table below looks at the demand for Informix skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Informix over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Informix
Rank 116 114 126
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +12
Permanent jobs citing Informix 7 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.39% 0.12% 0.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.06% 0.30% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 12
Average salary £32,500 £38,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.03% +2.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
663 665 770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 36.75% 38.80% 33.61%
Number of salaries quoted 531 560 696
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Informix
North West

Informix
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Informix across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Informix Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Informix
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Informix Salary Trend in Cheshire

Informix
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Informix across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Informix Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Informix
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Informix within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Chester +4 5 £32,500 -8.45%
Informix
North West

Informix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Informix 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 Informix.

1 10 (83.33%) Selenium
1 10 (83.33%) Cucumber
2 9 (75.00%) Java
3 8 (66.67%) Oracle
3 8 (66.67%) Open Source
4 7 (58.33%) WebSphere
4 7 (58.33%) Finance
4 7 (58.33%) SQL
4 7 (58.33%) J2EE
4 7 (58.33%) XML
4 7 (58.33%) E-Commerce
4 7 (58.33%) N-Tier
5 6 (50.00%) XSL
5 6 (50.00%) HTTP
5 6 (50.00%) WSDL
5 6 (50.00%) RDBMS
5 6 (50.00%) IBM
5 6 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 6 (50.00%) JAX-RPC
5 6 (50.00%) Compuware
5 6 (50.00%) HP
5 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (50.00%) HTML
5 6 (50.00%) JUnit
5 6 (50.00%) CSS
5 6 (50.00%) JDBC
5 6 (50.00%) Servlets
5 6 (50.00%) SOAP
5 6 (50.00%) Web Services
5 6 (50.00%) Perforce

Informix
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Informix 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 Informix. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (58.33%) WebSphere
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 6 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) HTTP
1 6 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) Ingres
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Selenium
1 10 (83.33%) Cucumber
2 6 (50.00%) JUnit
2 6 (50.00%) Introscope
2 6 (50.00%) JIRA
2 6 (50.00%) Mockito
2 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
1 6 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Automation Tester
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) J2EE
1 7 (58.33%) XML
2 6 (50.00%) XSL
2 6 (50.00%) WSDL
2 6 (50.00%) JAX-RPC
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) CSS
2 6 (50.00%) JDBC
2 6 (50.00%) Servlets
2 6 (50.00%) SOAP
2 6 (50.00%) Web Services
2 6 (50.00%) Spring
2 6 (50.00%) JSON
2 6 (50.00%) RESTful
2 6 (50.00%) PowerMock
2 6 (50.00%) JAX-RS
3 4 (33.33%) Gherkin
4 1 (8.33%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Open Source
2 7 (58.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (8.33%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) E-Commerce
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) TDD
2 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (41.67%) C++
5 4 (33.33%) C#
6 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
6 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle
2 6 (50.00%) IBM
2 6 (50.00%) Compuware
2 6 (50.00%) HP
2 6 (50.00%) Perforce
3 1 (8.33%) Sybase