The table below looks at the statistics for Informix skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Informix over the 3 months to 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Informix
Rank 240 227 238
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +11
Permanent jobs citing Informix 10 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.13% 0.21% 0.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.37% 0.58% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 18
Average salary £33,600 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £38,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,800 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+21.87% -11.11%
Informix
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2667 2607 2861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 35.99% 36.26% 37.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2200 2324 2565
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Informix
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Informix across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Informix Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Informix
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Informix Salary Trend in the North West

Informix
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Informix across the North West region over the 3 months to 19 August 2014.

Informix Salary Histogram in the North West

Informix
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 Informix within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 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
Cheshire -8 8 £32,500 -15.03% 2
Manchester -2 2 £34,700 -15.36%
Informix
England

Informix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Informix 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 Informix.

1 11 (68.75%) Finance
1 11 (68.75%) WebSphere
1 11 (68.75%) Selenium
1 11 (68.75%) Cucumber
2 10 (62.50%) Java
3 9 (56.25%) Oracle
3 9 (56.25%) Open Source
4 8 (50.00%) SQL
4 8 (50.00%) J2EE
4 8 (50.00%) XML
4 8 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 8 (50.00%) N-Tier
5 7 (43.75%) Introscope
5 7 (43.75%) Spring
5 7 (43.75%) Perforce
5 7 (43.75%) IBM HTTP Server
5 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (43.75%) TDD
5 7 (43.75%) XSL
5 7 (43.75%) SOAP
5 7 (43.75%) Web Services
5 7 (43.75%) HTTP
5 7 (43.75%) WSDL
5 7 (43.75%) RDBMS
5 7 (43.75%) IBM
5 7 (43.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 7 (43.75%) JAX-RPC
5 7 (43.75%) Compuware
5 7 (43.75%) HP
5 7 (43.75%) JavaScript

Informix
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Informix 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 Informix. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (68.75%) WebSphere
2 7 (43.75%) IBM HTTP Server
2 7 (43.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 3 (18.75%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (18.75%) MS Project
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) HTTP
2 6 (37.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) RDBMS
1 7 (43.75%) Relational Database
2 3 (18.75%) DB2
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.25%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) Selenium
1 11 (68.75%) Cucumber
2 7 (43.75%) Introscope
2 7 (43.75%) JUnit
2 7 (43.75%) Mockito
2 7 (43.75%) JIRA
2 7 (43.75%) Jenkins
3 3 (18.75%) LoadRunner
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Banking
3 3 (18.75%) Retail
3 3 (18.75%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
1 6 (37.50%) Java Developer
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Test Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Tester
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Automation Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) J2EE
1 8 (50.00%) XML
2 7 (43.75%) Spring
2 7 (43.75%) XSL
2 7 (43.75%) SOAP
2 7 (43.75%) Web Services
2 7 (43.75%) WSDL
2 7 (43.75%) JAX-RPC
2 7 (43.75%) HTML
2 7 (43.75%) CSS
2 7 (43.75%) JDBC
2 7 (43.75%) RESTful
2 7 (43.75%) JSON
2 7 (43.75%) PowerMock
2 7 (43.75%) JAX-RS
3 6 (37.50%) Servlets
4 4 (25.00%) Gherkin
5 1 (6.25%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Open Source
2 8 (50.00%) N-Tier
3 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.25%) PDA
4 1 (6.25%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) VMS
1 1 (6.25%) UNIX
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) TDD
2 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (18.75%) Test Management
3 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
5 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
4 5 (31.25%) C++
5 4 (25.00%) C#
6 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
6 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
1 5 (31.25%) ISEB
2 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (6.25%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle
2 7 (43.75%) Perforce
2 7 (43.75%) IBM
2 7 (43.75%) Compuware
2 7 (43.75%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Sybase
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