The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Informatics in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Informatics over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Informatics
Rank 245 226 280
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +54
Permanent jobs citing Informatics 21 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.28% 0.22% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.79% 0.59% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 10
Average salary £38,750 £22,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.22% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £22,500 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £38,750 £35,350
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -22.00%
Informatics
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2667 2693 3261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 35.17% 37.73% 36.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2111 2270 2733
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,646 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Informatics
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Informatics Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Informatics
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Informatics Salary Trend in the East of England

Informatics
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Informatics across the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Informatics Salary Histogram in the East of England

Informatics
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Informatics within the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Cambridgeshire +14 20 £45,000 +50.00% 4
Hertfordshire -20 1 £32,500 +44.44%
Informatics
England

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 30 (68.18%) Computer Science
2 26 (59.09%) Python
3 23 (52.27%) Perl
4 21 (47.73%) Bioinformatics
5 20 (45.45%) OO
6 19 (43.18%) Degree
6 19 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (40.91%) HTML
7 18 (40.91%) Open Source
8 17 (38.64%) Linux
9 15 (34.09%) UNIX
9 15 (34.09%) OOD
10 14 (31.82%) Java
11 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
11 13 (29.55%) SQL
11 13 (29.55%) Ruby
12 11 (25.00%) LIMS
13 10 (22.73%) Extreme Programming
13 10 (22.73%) Statistics
13 10 (22.73%) Memory Management
14 9 (20.45%) CSS
15 8 (18.18%) Windows
15 8 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails
16 7 (15.91%) Spring
16 7 (15.91%) Oracle
16 7 (15.91%) PHP
17 6 (13.64%) PL/SQL
17 6 (13.64%) DevOps
17 6 (13.64%) Scala
17 6 (13.64%) jQuery

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 (11.36%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) SSL
2 1 (2.27%) Firewall
2 1 (2.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (11.36%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (11.36%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.82%) Text Mining
3 1 (2.27%) Big Data
3 1 (2.27%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.27%) MySQL
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Toad
1 5 (11.36%) Subversion
1 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.27%) Maven
2 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (6.82%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (75.00%) Developer
2 21 (47.73%) Software Developer
3 15 (34.09%) Senior Developer
4 10 (22.73%) Senior Software Developer
5 9 (20.45%) Web Developer
6 6 (13.64%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (13.64%) Administrator
7 5 (11.36%) Senior Web Developer
7 5 (11.36%) Systems Developer
7 5 (11.36%) SQL Developer
7 5 (11.36%) Principal Software Developer
8 4 (9.09%) Product Manager
9 3 (6.82%) Java Developer
10 2 (4.55%) Java Swing Developer
11 1 (2.27%) IT Support
11 1 (2.27%) Systems Support Engineer
11 1 (2.27%) Technical Specialist
11 1 (2.27%) IT Support Engineer
11 1 (2.27%) Systems Support
11 1 (2.27%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.91%) HTML
2 9 (20.45%) CSS
3 8 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails
4 7 (15.91%) Spring
5 6 (13.64%) jQuery
6 5 (11.36%) HTML5
6 5 (11.36%) JSON
6 5 (11.36%) Ajax
6 5 (11.36%) POSIX
7 2 (4.55%) Swing
8 1 (2.27%) Hibernate
8 1 (2.27%) JDBC
8 1 (2.27%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 30 (68.18%) Computer Science
2 18 (40.91%) Open Source
3 11 (25.00%) LIMS
4 10 (22.73%) Statistics
5 6 (13.64%) Mathematics
6 5 (11.36%) Physics
6 5 (11.36%) Data Extraction
6 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (9.09%) Mobile App
7 4 (9.09%) Life Science
8 1 (2.27%) Visualisation
8 1 (2.27%) Chemistry
8 1 (2.27%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 17 (38.64%) Linux
2 15 (34.09%) UNIX
3 8 (18.18%) Windows
4 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (47.73%) Bioinformatics
2 20 (45.45%) OO
3 19 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (34.09%) OOD
5 10 (22.73%) Extreme Programming
5 10 (22.73%) Memory Management
6 6 (13.64%) DevOps
7 5 (11.36%) Hidden Markov Model
7 5 (11.36%) Web Development
7 5 (11.36%) Business Continuity
7 5 (11.36%) Project Management
7 5 (11.36%) BCP
7 5 (11.36%) Business Continuity Planning
8 4 (9.09%) Coaching
9 2 (4.55%) Information Management
10 1 (2.27%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.27%) Analytics
10 1 (2.27%) Configuration Management
10 1 (2.27%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 26 (59.09%) Python
2 23 (52.27%) Perl
3 14 (31.82%) Java
4 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
4 13 (29.55%) SQL
4 13 (29.55%) Ruby
5 7 (15.91%) PHP
6 6 (13.64%) PL/SQL
6 6 (13.64%) Scala
7 5 (11.36%) Bash Shell
7 5 (11.36%) R
7 5 (11.36%) Golang
7 5 (11.36%) Haskell
7 5 (11.36%) C
7 5 (11.36%) AWK
8 1 (2.27%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 19 (43.18%) Degree
2 5 (11.36%) PhD
3 3 (6.82%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Puppet
1 1 (2.27%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (15.91%) Oracle
2 5 (11.36%) VMware
3 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Accelrys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
Salary: £30196 - £38088 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Accelrys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago