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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Informix
Rank - 201 206
Permanent jobs citing Informix 0 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.14% 0.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.41% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 9
Average salary - £60,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -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 South West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1942 1690 1837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 31.64% 33.17% 32.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1651 1493 1678
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Informix
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Informix Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Informix
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Informix Salary Trend in the South West

Informix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Migration
2 5 (71.43%) Replication
2 5 (71.43%) Intranet
2 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
2 5 (71.43%) AIX
2 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
2 5 (71.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
2 5 (71.43%) WCF
2 5 (71.43%) Data Migration
2 5 (71.43%) Bloomberg
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 2 (28.57%) VB
3 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
3 2 (28.57%) VBA
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle9i Database

Informix
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the South 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.

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL
3 2 (28.57%) ActiveReports
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
2 2 (28.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Developer
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Developer
3 5 (71.43%) Senior SQL Server Developer
3 5 (71.43%) Senior Developer
3 5 (71.43%) Senior SQL Developer
4 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
5 1 (14.29%) VB Developer
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
2 5 (71.43%) WCF
2 5 (71.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Migration
1 5 (71.43%) Data Migration
1 5 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) VB
3 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
3 2 (28.57%) VBA
3 2 (28.57%) VB6
3 2 (28.57%) C#
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Bloomberg
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle