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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Informatics over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Informatics
England / North West
Rank 240 216 247
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +31
Permanent jobs citing Informatics 6 21 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.10% 0.39% 0.073%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 1.03% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 20 3
Median salary - £39,307 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.09%
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £38,576 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-10.56% -32.91%

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
2484 2032 2452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 42.07% 37.35% 35.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2035 1612 2107
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Informatics
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Informatics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Informatics within the North West region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire - 6 - -
Informatics
England

Informatics
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 North West region with a requirement for Informatics.

1 6 (85.71%) Firmware
1 6 (85.71%) Internet
1 6 (85.71%) Project Management
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
1 6 (85.71%) Chartered Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Network Monitoring
1 6 (85.71%) Internet of Things
2 1 (14.29%) Health Informatics
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) MOS
2 1 (14.29%) Information Management
2 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) NHS

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Internet
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Architect
1 6 (85.71%) Systems Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Internet of Things
2 1 (14.29%) Health Informatics
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Network Monitoring
1 6 (85.71%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Chartered Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) MOS
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft