The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Health Informatics in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Health Informatics over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Healthcare Informatics
Rank 889 906 883
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -23
Permanent jobs citing Health Informatics 25 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.013% 0.011%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.059% 0.032% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 11
Average salary £47,500 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.39% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,661 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £57,500 £50,300
% change year-on-year
-25.21% +14.31%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
42704 47587 42823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.48% 39.82% 38.69%
Number of salaries quoted 33700 37640 34723
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Health Informatics
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Health Informatics Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Health Informatics
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Health Informatics within the UK.

Health Informatics Salary Trend in the UK

Health Informatics
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Health Informatics over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 within the UK.

Health Informatics Salary Histogram in the UK

Health Informatics
Top 28 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Health Informatics within the UK over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. 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
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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
England +35 24 £47,500 -17.39%
London - 7 £60,000 -
Leeds - 6 £43,082 -
West Yorkshire - 6 £43,000 -
Yorkshire - 6 £43,000 -
North West +13 4 £47,500 +35.71%
South East -1 4 £35,661 -37.98%
Manchester -1 4 £47,500 +35.71%
Birmingham - 4 £70,000 -
Bolton - 4 £47,500 -
West Midlands - 4 £70,000 -
Kent - 3 £35,661 -
Aylesford - 3 £35,661 -
Luton - 1 £40,000 -
Bradford - 1 £40,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £26,500 -
Harlow - 1 £40,000 -
Sheffield - 1 £40,000 -
Slough - 1 £40,000 -
Watford - 1 £40,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £40,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £40,000 -
Essex - 1 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £40,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 -
City of London - 1 £72,500 -
Scotland - 1 £26,500 -
East of England - 1 £40,000 -

Health Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Health 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 Health Informatics.

1 37 (100.00%) Informatics
2 33 (89.19%) NHS
3 15 (40.54%) .NET
4 13 (35.14%) HL7
5 12 (32.43%) Java
6 9 (24.32%) C#
6 9 (24.32%) SQL
7 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
7 7 (18.92%) PACS
7 7 (18.92%) Analytics
8 6 (16.22%) QA
8 6 (16.22%) Itk
8 6 (16.22%) Data Migration
8 6 (16.22%) Software Engineering
8 6 (16.22%) e-Health
8 6 (16.22%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (16.22%) Migration
8 6 (16.22%) Aerospace
8 6 (16.22%) LIMS
8 6 (16.22%) Project Management
8 6 (16.22%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (16.22%) SharePoint
8 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
9 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (13.51%) User Stories
10 4 (10.81%) Spring
10 4 (10.81%) Maven
10 4 (10.81%) Subversion
10 4 (10.81%) TDD

Health Informatics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Health 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 Health Informatics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (16.22%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Ant
1 4 (10.81%) Eclipse
1 4 (10.81%) Subversion
1 4 (10.81%) Maven
2 2 (5.41%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 6 (16.22%) Pharmaceutical
1 6 (16.22%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Architect
1 10 (27.03%) Solutions Architect
2 7 (18.92%) Developer
3 4 (10.81%) Java Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Training Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) Support Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) Services Delivery Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Service Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Software Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Applications Support
5 2 (5.41%) Applications Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Applications Support Consultant
6 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Chief Information Officer
6 1 (2.70%) Software Manager
6 1 (2.70%) AWS Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (40.54%) .NET
2 6 (16.22%) Itk
3 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
4 4 (10.81%) JDBC
4 4 (10.81%) JSP
4 4 (10.81%) Servlets
4 4 (10.81%) Struts
4 4 (10.81%) Spring
5 2 (5.41%) CSS
6 1 (2.70%) Classic ASP
6 1 (2.70%) XML
6 1 (2.70%) XSLT
6 1 (2.70%) OLE
6 1 (2.70%) NHibernate
6 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.70%) JSON
6 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (100.00%) Informatics
2 33 (89.19%) NHS
3 7 (18.92%) PACS
4 6 (16.22%) e-Health
4 6 (16.22%) LIMS
5 3 (8.11%) E-Learning
6 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.70%) Open Source
7 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.70%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.92%) Analytics
2 6 (16.22%) Data Migration
2 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (16.22%) Project Management
2 6 (16.22%) Migration
2 6 (16.22%) Risk Assessment
2 6 (16.22%) Software Engineering
3 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (13.51%) User Stories
4 4 (10.81%) TDD
5 3 (8.11%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.70%) Information Governance
7 1 (2.70%) Line Management
7 1 (2.70%) Change Management
7 1 (2.70%) MVC
7 1 (2.70%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.70%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (32.43%) Java
2 9 (24.32%) C#
2 9 (24.32%) SQL
3 4 (10.81%) PL/SQL
4 3 (8.11%) PHP
5 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.41%) R
6 1 (2.70%) VBScript
6 1 (2.70%) VB
6 1 (2.70%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) PhD
1 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
1 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (35.14%) HL7
2 6 (16.22%) QA
3 2 (5.41%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle
2 3 (8.11%) HP
2 3 (8.11%) EMC
2 3 (8.11%) NetApp
3 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint