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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Informatics
Rank 244 264 264
Rank change year-on-year
+20 0
Permanent jobs citing Informatics 11 21 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.15% 0.24% 0.092%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.40% 0.63% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 7
Average salary £38,564 £27,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.23% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £35,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+21.98% -21.66%
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
2783 3335 3052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 37.30% 38.69% 35.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2183 2665 2626
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +4 7 £38,564 +12.95% 2
Hertfordshire -1 4 £30,000 +20.00%
Bedfordshire +25 1 £40,000 +31.14%
Essex - 1 £40,000 -
Informatics
England

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 23 (79.31%) Degree
2 21 (72.41%) Java
3 20 (68.97%) Python
4 18 (62.07%) Computer Science
5 16 (55.17%) Bioinformatics
6 15 (51.72%) Linux
7 14 (48.28%) Perl
7 14 (48.28%) SQL
7 14 (48.28%) Algorithms
8 13 (44.83%) Data Analysis
9 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (41.38%) Mathematics
10 11 (37.93%) Ruby
10 11 (37.93%) Relational Database
11 10 (34.48%) Windows
11 10 (34.48%) Big Data
11 10 (34.48%) Physics
11 10 (34.48%) R
11 10 (34.48%) Artificial Intelligence
11 10 (34.48%) Statistics
11 10 (34.48%) Gibbs Sampling
12 9 (31.03%) Life Science
13 8 (27.59%) Information Management
13 8 (27.59%) Visualisation
14 7 (24.14%) Open Source
14 7 (24.14%) Analytics
14 7 (24.14%) MySQL
15 6 (20.69%) OO
15 6 (20.69%) Data Mining
15 6 (20.69%) LIMS

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 5 (17.24%) SAS
1 5 (17.24%) OpenStack
1 5 (17.24%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) SPSS
1 5 (17.24%) CPLEX
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) SMTP
1 2 (6.90%) DHCP
1 2 (6.90%) SNMP
1 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.90%) DNS
1 2 (6.90%) Firewall
1 2 (6.90%) Network Security
1 2 (6.90%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) Relational Database
2 10 (34.48%) Big Data
3 7 (24.14%) MySQL
4 6 (20.69%) Data Mining
4 6 (20.69%) Hadoop
5 5 (17.24%) CouchDB
5 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
5 5 (17.24%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (17.24%) Neo4j
5 5 (17.24%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (17.24%) MariaDB
6 4 (13.79%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Eclipse
1 5 (17.24%) Maven
1 5 (17.24%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
1 5 (17.24%) Games
1 5 (17.24%) Retail
2 4 (13.79%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Developer
2 11 (37.93%) Software Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Software Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Data Scientist
4 4 (13.79%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (13.79%) Junior Java Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Administrator
4 4 (13.79%) Java Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Junior Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Junior
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Product Manager
6 1 (3.45%) PACS Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Graduate Java Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Pre Sales Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Principal Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) POSIX
1 5 (17.24%) Spring
1 5 (17.24%) HTML
1 5 (17.24%) JDBC
1 5 (17.24%) jQuery
1 5 (17.24%) HTML5
1 5 (17.24%) REST
2 4 (13.79%) Swing
3 1 (3.45%) RESTful
3 1 (3.45%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (3.45%) JSON
3 1 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (62.07%) Computer Science
2 14 (48.28%) Algorithms
3 12 (41.38%) Mathematics
4 10 (34.48%) Statistics
4 10 (34.48%) Artificial Intelligence
4 10 (34.48%) Physics
5 9 (31.03%) Life Science
6 8 (27.59%) Visualisation
7 7 (24.14%) Open Source
8 6 (20.69%) LIMS
9 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
9 5 (17.24%) Neural Network
9 5 (17.24%) Economics
9 5 (17.24%) Applied Mathematics
9 5 (17.24%) Chemistry
9 5 (17.24%) Digital Media
9 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (17.24%) Psychology
10 2 (6.90%) User Experience
11 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Linux
2 10 (34.48%) Windows
3 2 (6.90%) UNIX
3 2 (6.90%) CentOS
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Bioinformatics
2 13 (44.83%) Data Analysis
3 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (34.48%) Gibbs Sampling
5 8 (27.59%) Information Management
6 7 (24.14%) Analytics
7 6 (20.69%) OO
8 5 (17.24%) Data Modelling
8 5 (17.24%) OOD
8 5 (17.24%) Extreme Programming
8 5 (17.24%) Econometrics
8 5 (17.24%) Business Analysis
8 5 (17.24%) Statistical Analysis
8 5 (17.24%) Bayesian Methods
8 5 (17.24%) Hidden Markov Model
8 5 (17.24%) Game Theory
8 5 (17.24%) Time Series Analysis
8 5 (17.24%) Markov Chain
8 5 (17.24%) Factor Analysis
8 5 (17.24%) Structural Equation Modelling
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) Java
2 20 (68.97%) Python
3 14 (48.28%) SQL
3 14 (48.28%) Perl
4 11 (37.93%) Ruby
5 10 (34.48%) R
6 5 (17.24%) Golang
6 5 (17.24%) Haskell
6 5 (17.24%) Clojure
6 5 (17.24%) C
6 5 (17.24%) C++
6 5 (17.24%) PL/SQL
6 5 (17.24%) MATLAB
7 4 (13.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (79.31%) Degree
2 5 (17.24%) PhD
3 3 (10.34%) Postgraduate
4 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Xen
1 5 (17.24%) KVM
1 5 (17.24%) Docker
1 5 (17.24%) LXC
1 5 (17.24%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Mesos
2 4 (13.79%) Puppet
2 4 (13.79%) Ansible
3 2 (6.90%) Salt
3 2 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle
1 5 (17.24%) Pegasus
2 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
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