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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Informatics
Rank 243 240 280
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +40
Permanent jobs citing Informatics 22 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.28% 0.044% 0.078%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.77% 0.11% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 6
Average salary £46,250 £23,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+96.80% -35.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,100 £23,500 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,550 £23,500 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £33,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+64.17% -25.55%
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
2852 2680 3177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 35.70% 39.08% 35.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2210 2078 2680
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 £25,000 £25,850
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +8 18 £45,000 - 1
Hertfordshire -18 4 £61,250 +160.63%
Informatics
England

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 33 (75.00%) Degree
2 23 (52.27%) Computer Science
2 23 (52.27%) SQL
3 21 (47.73%) Python
4 19 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (38.64%) Bioinformatics
5 17 (38.64%) Java
5 17 (38.64%) JavaScript
6 15 (34.09%) LIMS
6 15 (34.09%) Life Science
7 14 (31.82%) jQuery
7 14 (31.82%) Linux
8 13 (29.55%) Perl
8 13 (29.55%) HTML
8 13 (29.55%) PL/SQL
8 13 (29.55%) Windows
8 13 (29.55%) Web Development
8 13 (29.55%) Information Management
9 12 (27.27%) Ruby
10 10 (22.73%) Pharmaceutical
10 10 (22.73%) UNIX
10 10 (22.73%) Open Source
10 10 (22.73%) Analytics
11 9 (20.45%) Jenkins
11 9 (20.45%) Unit Testing
11 9 (20.45%) Ruby on Rails
11 9 (20.45%) Spring
11 9 (20.45%) Maven
11 9 (20.45%) CSS
11 9 (20.45%) JDBC

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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
2 3 (6.82%) SAS
2 3 (6.82%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) SPSS
1 3 (6.82%) CPLEX
2 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) SSL
2 3 (6.82%) Firewall
2 3 (6.82%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) Big Data
2 6 (13.64%) Text Mining
3 4 (9.09%) Spotfire
3 4 (9.09%) QlikView
3 4 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 4 (9.09%) Data Mining
4 3 (6.82%) Hadoop
5 2 (4.55%) MySQL
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Eclipse
1 9 (20.45%) Maven
1 9 (20.45%) Jenkins
2 6 (13.64%) Git (software)
3 5 (11.36%) Subversion
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle APEX
General
1 10 (22.73%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (15.91%) Finance
3 3 (6.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (50.00%) Developer
2 11 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 9 (20.45%) Web Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Senior Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Senior Web Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Product Manager
5 4 (9.09%) Administrator
5 4 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.82%) Applications Specialist
6 3 (6.82%) Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Data Scientist
7 2 (4.55%) Principal Software Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Systems Support
8 1 (2.27%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Systems Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Junior Developer
8 1 (2.27%) IT Support Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.82%) jQuery
2 13 (29.55%) HTML
3 9 (20.45%) CSS
3 9 (20.45%) JDBC
3 9 (20.45%) Spring
3 9 (20.45%) Ruby on Rails
4 6 (13.64%) JSON
5 5 (11.36%) Ajax
6 4 (9.09%) XML
7 2 (4.55%) Swing
8 1 (2.27%) RESTful
8 1 (2.27%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (52.27%) Computer Science
2 15 (34.09%) Life Science
2 15 (34.09%) LIMS
3 10 (22.73%) Open Source
4 8 (18.18%) Statistics
5 6 (13.64%) Mathematics
5 6 (13.64%) Algorithms
6 5 (11.36%) Mobile App
7 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (9.09%) Ontologies
8 3 (6.82%) Visualisation
8 3 (6.82%) Psychology
8 3 (6.82%) Digital Media
8 3 (6.82%) Applied Mathematics
8 3 (6.82%) Physics
8 3 (6.82%) Chemistry
8 3 (6.82%) Artificial Intelligence
8 3 (6.82%) Neural Network
8 3 (6.82%) Economics
9 1 (2.27%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.82%) Linux
2 13 (29.55%) Windows
3 10 (22.73%) UNIX
4 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (38.64%) Bioinformatics
3 13 (29.55%) Information Management
3 13 (29.55%) Web Development
4 10 (22.73%) Analytics
5 9 (20.45%) Unit Testing
6 7 (15.91%) Project Management
6 7 (15.91%) OO
6 7 (15.91%) Data Modelling
7 6 (13.64%) Coaching
8 5 (11.36%) Business Continuity Planning
8 5 (11.36%) BCP
8 5 (11.36%) Business Continuity
8 5 (11.36%) Software Engineering
9 4 (9.09%) Business Analysis
9 4 (9.09%) Data Management
9 4 (9.09%) ETL
9 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (9.09%) Master Data Management
10 3 (6.82%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 23 (52.27%) SQL
2 21 (47.73%) Python
3 17 (38.64%) Java
3 17 (38.64%) JavaScript
4 13 (29.55%) Perl
4 13 (29.55%) PL/SQL
5 12 (27.27%) Ruby
6 7 (15.91%) PHP
7 3 (6.82%) C++
7 3 (6.82%) VBA
7 3 (6.82%) MATLAB
7 3 (6.82%) Clojure
7 3 (6.82%) R
8 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 33 (75.00%) Degree
2 5 (11.36%) Postgraduate
3 3 (6.82%) PhD
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) Puppet
1 3 (6.82%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) Oracle
2 5 (11.36%) VMware
3 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.27%) Tableau
4 1 (2.27%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
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