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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Informatics
Rank 259 236 234
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -2
Permanent jobs citing Informatics 5 27 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.068% 0.35% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.96% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 18
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,596 £47,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-8.22% +21.79%
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
2868 2808 2789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 39.04% 36.54% 39.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2358 2219 2320
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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
Cambridgeshire -9 4 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Hertfordshire -9 1 £27,500 - 1
Informatics
England

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 10 (83.33%) Perl
1 10 (83.33%) Bioinformatics
2 9 (75.00%) Degree
2 9 (75.00%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) LIMS
2 9 (75.00%) Relational Database
3 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 8 (66.67%) Linux
3 8 (66.67%) Computer Science
4 7 (58.33%) Robotics
5 6 (50.00%) Oracle
5 6 (50.00%) C++
6 5 (41.67%) C
6 5 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (33.33%) Data Security
7 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
7 4 (33.33%) MVC
7 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (33.33%) SQL
7 4 (33.33%) Postgraduate
7 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
7 4 (33.33%) Python
7 4 (33.33%) Visualisation
8 3 (25.00%) Mockito
8 3 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (25.00%) TestNG
8 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 3 (25.00%) Tableau
8 3 (25.00%) CRUD

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (25.00%) GlassFish
2 1 (8.33%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (8.33%) Spotfire
3 1 (8.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) TestNG
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (25.00%) Mockito
1 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) IT Manager
1 5 (41.67%) Software Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Graduate
2 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Junior
2 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (8.33%) PACS Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Graduate Software Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Developer Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Junior Software Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Junior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) J2EE
1 3 (25.00%) JSP
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
1 3 (25.00%) Swing
1 3 (25.00%) Spring
1 3 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (25.00%) PowerMock
1 3 (25.00%) JAX-RS
2 1 (8.33%) Catalyst
2 1 (8.33%) DBIx::Class
2 1 (8.33%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) LIMS
2 8 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 7 (58.33%) Robotics
4 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 4 (33.33%) Visualisation
5 3 (25.00%) User Experience
6 2 (16.67%) Biology
7 1 (8.33%) Health Informatics
7 1 (8.33%) Life Science
7 1 (8.33%) PACS
7 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
7 1 (8.33%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Bioinformatics
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 4 (33.33%) Data Security
2 4 (33.33%) MVC
3 3 (25.00%) Workflow
3 3 (25.00%) Validation
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) TDD
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (25.00%) CRUD
3 3 (25.00%) SDLC
4 2 (16.67%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Perl
2 9 (75.00%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) C++
4 5 (41.67%) C
5 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 4 (33.33%) Python
6 3 (25.00%) Ruby
6 3 (25.00%) C#
7 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (8.33%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) Postgraduate
3 1 (8.33%) PhD
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) Tableau