The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Informatics in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Informatics over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Informatics
Rank 248 245 235
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Permanent jobs citing Informatics 4 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.070% 0.034% 0.055%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 0.10% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 3
Average salary £16,500 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.23% -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £46,250 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-18.91% +38.05%
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 South West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2281 1974 2179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 40.13% 33.69% 39.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1724 1607 1752
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Informatics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Informatics Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Informatics
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Informatics Salary Trend in the South West

Informatics
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Informatics across the South West region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Informatics Salary Histogram in the South West

Informatics
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Informatics within the South West region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
Bristol - 2 £39,125 -
Devon - 1 £16,500 -
Somerset - 1 - -
Informatics
England

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the South 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 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) Health Informatics
3 7 (46.67%) Relational Database
3 7 (46.67%) Java
3 7 (46.67%) JDBC
3 7 (46.67%) Servlets
3 7 (46.67%) Finance
4 6 (40.00%) RDBMS
4 6 (40.00%) NHS
4 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (40.00%) Apache
4 6 (40.00%) Tomcat
4 6 (40.00%) Ant
4 6 (40.00%) CSS
4 6 (40.00%) HTML
4 6 (40.00%) jQuery
4 6 (40.00%) SDLC
4 6 (40.00%) SoapUI
5 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (26.67%) Data Quality
6 4 (26.67%) Line Management
6 4 (26.67%) Statistics
7 2 (13.33%) Marketing
7 2 (13.33%) Fujitsu
7 2 (13.33%) Resource Management
7 2 (13.33%) EPoS
7 2 (13.33%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
7 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
7 2 (13.33%) MS Excel

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the South 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 6 (40.00%) Apache
1 6 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) JBoss
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) Relational Database
2 6 (40.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Ant
1 6 (40.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (6.67%) Maven
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
1 7 (46.67%) Java Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Architect
2 6 (40.00%) Java Architect
2 6 (40.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Senior Architect
2 6 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Senior Java Architect
2 6 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Field Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) IT Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Chief Information Officer
4 1 (6.67%) Chief Technology Officer
4 1 (6.67%) CIO
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) JDBC
1 7 (46.67%) Servlets
2 6 (40.00%) CSS
2 6 (40.00%) HTML
2 6 (40.00%) jQuery
3 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (6.67%) J2EE
3 1 (6.67%) Spring
3 1 (6.67%) Spring MVC
3 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Health Informatics
2 6 (40.00%) NHS
3 4 (26.67%) Statistics
4 2 (13.33%) EPoS
5 1 (6.67%) e-Health
5 1 (6.67%) LIMS
5 1 (6.67%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) SDLC
2 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (26.67%) Line Management
4 2 (13.33%) Resource Management
5 1 (6.67%) Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Business Transformation
5 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Information Governance
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) MVC
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) Java
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) Data Quality
2 2 (13.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (6.67%) HL7
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Dell
1 2 (13.33%) Fujitsu
1 2 (13.33%) HP
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft