The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Informatics
Rank 235 246 232
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -14
Permanent jobs citing Informatics 21 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.29% 0.11% 0.056%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.14% 0.40% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 4
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £33,000 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £43,600 £32,850
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-21.11% +28.57%
Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1849 2000 1786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 25.74% 27.25% 25.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1424 1662 1496
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Informatics
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +10 12 £33,500 - 1
Manchester +5 9 £35,000 +2.94% 10
Informatics
England

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 31 (56.36%) SQL
1 31 (56.36%) Microsoft
1 31 (56.36%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (40.00%) .NET
3 20 (36.36%) C#
4 18 (32.73%) .NET Framework
5 17 (30.91%) WCF
5 17 (30.91%) WPF
5 17 (30.91%) WinForms
5 17 (30.91%) NHS
5 17 (30.91%) Windows
5 17 (30.91%) N-Tier
6 16 (29.09%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (27.27%) SQL Server
8 14 (25.45%) MS Excel
8 14 (25.45%) Degree
9 11 (20.00%) Relational Database
9 11 (20.00%) Data Mining
10 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 10 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (18.18%) Analytics
10 10 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (14.55%) XML
11 8 (14.55%) HTML
12 7 (12.73%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (12.73%) C
13 6 (10.91%) Software Engineering
13 6 (10.91%) Information Architecture

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Applications
1 14 (25.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 11 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 11 (20.00%) Data Mining
3 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 10 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (10.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
General
1 3 (5.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 26 (47.27%) Developer
2 20 (36.36%) C# Developer
3 9 (16.36%) Analyst
4 8 (14.55%) Services Director
4 8 (14.55%) Professional Services Director
5 4 (7.27%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Software Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Team Leader
5 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Development Team Leader
5 4 (7.27%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Architect
6 2 (3.64%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.64%) Software Engineer
6 2 (3.64%) Business Developer
6 2 (3.64%) Information Architect
6 2 (3.64%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (3.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (1.82%) Data Scientist
7 1 (1.82%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (40.00%) .NET
2 18 (32.73%) .NET Framework
3 17 (30.91%) WCF
3 17 (30.91%) WPF
3 17 (30.91%) WinForms
4 8 (14.55%) XML
4 8 (14.55%) HTML
5 6 (10.91%) HTML5
5 6 (10.91%) Microformats
6 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET
7 3 (5.45%) jQuery
7 3 (5.45%) Ajax
8 2 (3.64%) CSS
8 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.91%) NHS
1 17 (30.91%) N-Tier
2 6 (10.91%) Taxonomies
2 6 (10.91%) Ontologies
2 6 (10.91%) Mobile App
2 6 (10.91%) SystemC
3 4 (7.27%) Health Informatics
4 2 (3.64%) LIMS
4 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.82%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (30.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (56.36%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (29.09%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (18.18%) Analytics
4 7 (12.73%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (10.91%) Software Engineering
5 6 (10.91%) Information Architecture
5 6 (10.91%) Predictive Analytics
6 5 (9.09%) Information Management
6 5 (9.09%) Scrum
7 4 (7.27%) Benchmarking
7 4 (7.27%) Project Management
7 4 (7.27%) Release Management
7 4 (7.27%) Product Management
7 4 (7.27%) Unit Testing
8 3 (5.45%) Knowledge Management
8 3 (5.45%) MVC
8 3 (5.45%) OO
9 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2
9 2 (3.64%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (56.36%) SQL
2 20 (36.36%) C#
3 7 (12.73%) C
4 4 (7.27%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.45%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.64%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.82%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.82%) Python
7 1 (1.82%) Perl
7 1 (1.82%) Java
7 1 (1.82%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (25.45%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) SNOMED CT
2 2 (3.64%) QA
Vendors
1 31 (56.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.27%) Business Objects
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle
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Salary: Band 7 £30,764 - £40,558 pa
Posted: Yesterday
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago