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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Informatics
Rank 227 235 276
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +41
Permanent jobs citing Informatics 29 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.37% 0.26% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.30% 0.87% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1 18 8
Average salary £45,000 £22,500 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £39,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+21.79% -29.09%
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
2231 2181 2738
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.58% 29.53% 30.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1768 1836 2258
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
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 20 August 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 +19 28 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Hertfordshire -16 1 - -
Informatics
England

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (73.33%) Computer Science
2 25 (55.56%) Python
3 22 (48.89%) Perl
4 20 (44.44%) OO
4 20 (44.44%) Bioinformatics
4 20 (44.44%) Degree
5 19 (42.22%) Linux
6 18 (40.00%) HTML
6 18 (40.00%) Open Source
7 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (35.56%) Java
9 15 (33.33%) SQL
9 15 (33.33%) UNIX
9 15 (33.33%) OOD
10 13 (28.89%) LIMS
10 13 (28.89%) Ruby
10 13 (28.89%) JavaScript
11 12 (26.67%) CSS
12 10 (22.22%) Oracle
12 10 (22.22%) Statistics
12 10 (22.22%) Extreme Programming
12 10 (22.22%) Memory Management
13 9 (20.00%) Spring
13 9 (20.00%) Windows
14 8 (17.78%) Ruby on Rails
14 8 (17.78%) jQuery
15 7 (15.56%) Web Development
15 7 (15.56%) PHP
16 6 (13.33%) Mathematics
16 6 (13.33%) DevOps

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (11.11%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) SSL
2 1 (2.22%) Firewall
2 1 (2.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.44%) Text Mining
4 1 (2.22%) MySQL
4 1 (2.22%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Toad
1 5 (11.11%) Subversion
1 5 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.67%) Eclipse
2 3 (6.67%) Maven
General
1 3 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.22%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (77.78%) Developer
2 20 (44.44%) Software Developer
3 15 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 10 (22.22%) Senior Software Developer
5 9 (20.00%) Web Developer
6 6 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (13.33%) Administrator
6 6 (13.33%) Java Developer
7 5 (11.11%) Senior Web Developer
7 5 (11.11%) Systems Developer
7 5 (11.11%) SQL Developer
7 5 (11.11%) Principal Software Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Product Manager
9 1 (2.22%) Systems Support Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Java Swing Developer
9 1 (2.22%) IT Support
9 1 (2.22%) Systems Support
9 1 (2.22%) Support Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Technical Specialist
9 1 (2.22%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.00%) HTML
2 12 (26.67%) CSS
3 9 (20.00%) Spring
4 8 (17.78%) Ruby on Rails
4 8 (17.78%) jQuery
5 5 (11.11%) HTML5
5 5 (11.11%) JSON
5 5 (11.11%) Ajax
5 5 (11.11%) POSIX
6 3 (6.67%) JDBC
7 2 (4.44%) Swing
8 1 (2.22%) Hibernate
8 1 (2.22%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 33 (73.33%) Computer Science
2 18 (40.00%) Open Source
3 13 (28.89%) LIMS
4 10 (22.22%) Statistics
5 6 (13.33%) Mathematics
6 5 (11.11%) Physics
6 5 (11.11%) Data Extraction
7 4 (8.89%) Mobile App
8 2 (4.44%) Visualisation
8 2 (4.44%) Life Science
9 1 (2.22%) Chemistry
9 1 (2.22%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 19 (42.22%) Linux
2 15 (33.33%) UNIX
3 9 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) OO
1 20 (44.44%) Bioinformatics
2 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (33.33%) OOD
4 10 (22.22%) Extreme Programming
4 10 (22.22%) Memory Management
5 7 (15.56%) Web Development
6 6 (13.33%) DevOps
7 5 (11.11%) Hidden Markov Model
7 5 (11.11%) Business Continuity Planning
7 5 (11.11%) Business Continuity
7 5 (11.11%) BCP
8 4 (8.89%) Project Management
9 3 (6.67%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.22%) Analytics
10 1 (2.22%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (2.22%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (55.56%) Python
2 22 (48.89%) Perl
3 16 (35.56%) Java
4 15 (33.33%) SQL
5 13 (28.89%) JavaScript
5 13 (28.89%) Ruby
6 7 (15.56%) PHP
7 6 (13.33%) Scala
8 5 (11.11%) Bash Shell
8 5 (11.11%) R
8 5 (11.11%) Golang
8 5 (11.11%) Haskell
8 5 (11.11%) PL/SQL
8 5 (11.11%) C
8 5 (11.11%) AWK
9 1 (2.22%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 20 (44.44%) Degree
2 5 (11.11%) PhD
3 2 (4.44%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Puppet
1 1 (2.22%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) Oracle
2 5 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
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