The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Informatics in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Informatics over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Informatics
Rank 86 100 105
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +5
Permanent jobs citing Informatics 9 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.69% 0.072% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.62% 0.20% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £41,250 £26,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-29.41% -
Informatics
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
554 493 521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 42.71% 35.65% 31.73%
Number of salaries quoted 330 277 318
Average salary £46,250 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £68,677 £55,100 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Informatics
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Informatics Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Informatics
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Informatics Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Informatics
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Informatics across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Informatics Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
3 7 (63.64%) Games
3 7 (63.64%) Analytics
4 5 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 4 (36.36%) Data Mining
5 4 (36.36%) SAS
5 4 (36.36%) HP
5 4 (36.36%) Dell
5 4 (36.36%) Stata
5 4 (36.36%) Python
5 4 (36.36%) EPoS
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
5 4 (36.36%) Statistics
5 4 (36.36%) Marketing
5 4 (36.36%) Degree
5 4 (36.36%) Fujitsu
5 4 (36.36%) Resource Management
5 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
5 4 (36.36%) Applied Mathematics
5 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
5 4 (36.36%) Greenplum
5 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
5 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
5 4 (36.36%) Scala
5 4 (36.36%) Hadoop
5 4 (36.36%) Visualisation
5 4 (36.36%) MongoDB

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (36.36%) Apache Spark
1 4 (36.36%) SAS
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
2 4 (36.36%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) Big Data
2 4 (36.36%) Data Mining
2 4 (36.36%) Hadoop
2 4 (36.36%) MongoDB
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (63.64%) Games
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Data Scientist
1 4 (36.36%) Field Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) IT Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Data Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Platform Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Data Scientist
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (36.36%) Applied Mathematics
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
1 4 (36.36%) EPoS
1 4 (36.36%) Health Informatics
1 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
1 4 (36.36%) Statistics
1 4 (36.36%) Visualisation
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Analytics
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Data Governance
2 4 (36.36%) Data Visualisation
2 4 (36.36%) Resource Management
2 4 (36.36%) Statistical Modelling
3 3 (27.27%) Data Management
4 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
5 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (9.09%) High Availability
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 1 (9.09%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Python
1 4 (36.36%) R
1 4 (36.36%) Scala
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
1 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) CISSP
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (9.09%) MCSA
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) Ansible
2 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Dell
2 4 (36.36%) Fujitsu
2 4 (36.36%) Greenplum
2 4 (36.36%) HP
2 4 (36.36%) Tableau
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat