The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Informatics in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Informatics over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Informatics
Rank 241 221 231
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +10
Permanent jobs citing Informatics 15 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.20% 0.21% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.79% 0.80% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 14
Average salary £55,000 £38,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -30.00%
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 North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1899 1878 1951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 25.57% 26.39% 26.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1464 1552 1672
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Informatics
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Informatics Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Informatics
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Informatics Salary Trend in the North West

Informatics
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Informatics across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Informatics Salary Histogram in the North West

Informatics
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Informatics within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 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
Manchester -6 9 £55,000 +57.14% 2
Cheshire -21 1 £72,500 +88.31%
Informatics
England

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 26 (72.22%) NHS
2 18 (50.00%) Project Management
3 16 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (38.89%) SQL
4 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
5 11 (30.56%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (30.56%) Degree
6 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 9 (25.00%) .NET
7 8 (22.22%) T-SQL
7 8 (22.22%) Java
7 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 8 (22.22%) jQuery
8 7 (19.44%) Analytics
8 7 (19.44%) Internet
9 6 (16.67%) Law
9 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (16.67%) PHP
9 6 (16.67%) SOA
9 6 (16.67%) Health Informatics
10 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET
10 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (11.11%) Scrum
11 4 (11.11%) Benchmarking
11 4 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
11 4 (11.11%) Data Mining

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.56%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) SAP MDM
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) Internet
2 1 (2.78%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (11.11%) Data Mining
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (5.56%) PowerCenter
4 2 (5.56%) Spotfire
4 2 (5.56%) Apache Hive
4 2 (5.56%) Big Data
4 2 (5.56%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.78%) QlikView
5 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (16.67%) Law
2 4 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Developer
2 13 (36.11%) Software Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Consultant
4 6 (16.67%) Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Healthcare Consultant
6 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Project Manager
6 4 (11.11%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Implementation Consultant
7 3 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (5.56%) NHS Project Manager
8 2 (5.56%) Deployment Project Manager
9 1 (2.78%) C# Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Engagement Manager
9 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) .NET
2 8 (22.22%) jQuery
3 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET
4 4 (11.11%) XML
5 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
5 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 3 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (8.33%) Castle Windsor
5 3 (8.33%) WCF
5 3 (8.33%) WF
5 3 (8.33%) CSS
6 2 (5.56%) Ajax
6 2 (5.56%) HTML
6 2 (5.56%) Microformats
6 2 (5.56%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 26 (72.22%) NHS
2 6 (16.67%) Health Informatics
3 4 (11.11%) Taxonomies
3 4 (11.11%) SystemC
4 2 (5.56%) LIMS
4 2 (5.56%) Life Science
4 2 (5.56%) Ontologies
4 2 (5.56%) Visualisation
4 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) Project Management
2 16 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (30.56%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (19.44%) Analytics
5 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (16.67%) SOA
6 4 (11.11%) Scrum
6 4 (11.11%) Benchmarking
6 4 (11.11%) Predictive Analytics
6 4 (11.11%) Information Architecture
6 4 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (5.56%) Data Management
7 2 (5.56%) Information Management
7 2 (5.56%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.56%) Business Analysis
7 2 (5.56%) Competitive Intelligence
7 2 (5.56%) MVC
7 2 (5.56%) DRM
7 2 (5.56%) ETL
7 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) SQL
2 8 (22.22%) T-SQL
2 8 (22.22%) Java
2 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 6 (16.67%) PHP
4 4 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 4 (11.11%) C
5 2 (5.56%) Python
5 2 (5.56%) C#
5 2 (5.56%) Perl
5 2 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SNOMED CT
1 2 (5.56%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) Hyperion
3 2 (5.56%) Informatica
3 2 (5.56%) IBM
3 2 (5.56%) Business Objects
3 2 (5.56%) SAP
Wigan
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Posted: 16 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
CSC
Salary: From £60 to £70 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago