The table below looks at the statistics for Informix skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Informix over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Informix
Rank 40 37 44
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Informix 5 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.86% 0.39% 2.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.07% 1.12% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 5
Average salary £32,500 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.45% -5.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
Informix
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
123 89 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 45.72% 35.04% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 85 70 65
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £57,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Informix
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Informix Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Informix
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Informix Salary Trend in Chester

Informix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Selenium
1 7 (100.00%) Open Source
1 7 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) E-Commerce
3 5 (71.43%) N-Tier
3 5 (71.43%) HTTP
3 5 (71.43%) WSDL
3 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
3 5 (71.43%) IBM
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 5 (71.43%) JAX-RPC
3 5 (71.43%) Compuware
3 5 (71.43%) HP
3 5 (71.43%) Internet
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) J2EE
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle
3 5 (71.43%) JUnit
3 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 5 (71.43%) JDBC
3 5 (71.43%) Servlets
3 5 (71.43%) SOAP
3 5 (71.43%) Web Services
3 5 (71.43%) XML
3 5 (71.43%) XSL
3 5 (71.43%) Perforce
3 5 (71.43%) IBM HTTP Server

Informix
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 5 (71.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 5 (71.43%) IBM HTTP Server
1 5 (71.43%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) HTTP
1 5 (71.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
1 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Selenium
1 7 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 5 (71.43%) Mockito
2 5 (71.43%) JUnit
2 5 (71.43%) Introscope
2 5 (71.43%) JIRA
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Java Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Automation Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) J2EE
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
1 5 (71.43%) JDBC
1 5 (71.43%) Servlets
1 5 (71.43%) SOAP
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
1 5 (71.43%) XML
1 5 (71.43%) XSL
1 5 (71.43%) WSDL
1 5 (71.43%) JAX-RPC
1 5 (71.43%) Spring
1 5 (71.43%) JSON
1 5 (71.43%) RESTful
1 5 (71.43%) PowerMock
1 5 (71.43%) JAX-RS
2 2 (28.57%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Open Source
2 5 (71.43%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) E-Commerce
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) C++
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
1 5 (71.43%) IBM
1 5 (71.43%) Compuware
1 5 (71.43%) HP
1 5 (71.43%) Perforce
Chester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + dental, medical, pension 8%, gym
Posted: 24 days ago