The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Informatics in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Informatics over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Informatics
Rank - 148 156
Permanent jobs citing Informatics 0 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.29% 0.031%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.84% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 0
Average salary - £36,747 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -22.00%
Informatics
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1342 1074 1035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.99% 34.72% 32.49%
Number of salaries quoted 883 700 654
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,549
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Informatics
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Informatics Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Informatics
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Informatics Salary Trend in Scotland

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby
2 2 (40.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) NHS
3 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) RESTful
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com