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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Informatics over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Informatics
Rank 88 111 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Permanent jobs citing Informatics 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.35% 0.062% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.91% 0.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £43,596 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-13.98% +2.57%
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
440 646 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.50% 40.32% 43.06%
Number of salaries quoted 287 374 404
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £60,450
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,837 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +4.59%

Informatics
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Informatics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing Informatics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Informatics.

1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
1 8 (88.89%) Games
1 8 (88.89%) Analytics
2 6 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (44.44%) Degree
4 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) Python
5 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 3 (33.33%) Data Mining
5 3 (33.33%) SAS
5 3 (33.33%) MCSE
5 3 (33.33%) MCSA
5 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 3 (33.33%) CISSP
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (33.33%) SAN
5 3 (33.33%) Greenplum
5 3 (33.33%) Scala
5 3 (33.33%) Hadoop
5 3 (33.33%) Visualisation
5 3 (33.33%) vSphere

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) Apache Spark
1 3 (33.33%) SAS
2 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 3 (33.33%) Stata
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) Big Data
2 3 (33.33%) Data Mining
2 3 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (88.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Data Scientist
1 3 (33.33%) Platform Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Senior Data Scientist
1 3 (33.33%) Service Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Graduate
3 1 (11.11%) Graduate Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (33.33%) Applied Mathematics
2 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 3 (33.33%) Statistics
2 3 (33.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Analytics
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Data Governance
4 3 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (33.33%) High Availability
4 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 3 (33.33%) People Management
4 3 (33.33%) Statistical Modelling
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Python
2 3 (33.33%) R
2 3 (33.33%) Scala
3 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) CISSP
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (33.33%) MCSA
2 3 (33.33%) MCSE
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) vSphere
3 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Ansible
1 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) Greenplum
3 3 (33.33%) Tableau
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat