The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Informatics in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 778 762 808
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +46
Permanent jobs citing Informatics 124 114 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.11% 0.080%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% 0.27% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 89 94 68
Average salary £47,500 £40,995 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.86% -8.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £66,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -22.00%

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
43178 41529 45122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.72% 38.92% 38.94%
Number of salaries quoted 33710 33773 37929
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Informatics
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Informatics Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Informatics
Salary Trend

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

Informatics Salary Trend in the UK

Informatics
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Informatics over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 within the UK.

Informatics Salary Histogram in the UK

Informatics
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Informatics within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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
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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 +5 123 £47,500 +10.04% 27
London -4 45 £52,500 -4.54% 12
South East +1 25 £57,500 +109.09% 2
East of England -19 21 £38,750 +72.22% 4
Cambridgeshire +14 20 £45,000 +50.00% 4
City of London +18 17 £70,000 +27.27% 2
Cambridge +1 14 £45,000 +50.00% 3
North West -17 13 £35,000 -15.82% 1
Hampshire - 11 £70,000 - 1
Manchester 0 10 £35,000 -18.91% 1
East Midlands -4 10 £35,000 -18.91% 2
Nottinghamshire -3 9 £34,000 -13.73%
Nottingham -5 9 £34,000 -13.73%
Southampton - 7 £70,000 -
Oxfordshire +9 5 £57,500 +109.09%
Oxford +8 4 £57,500 +109.09%
Basingstoke - 4 £18,750 - 1
Birmingham -8 3 £47,500 -24.00%
West Midlands -12 3 £47,500 -24.00% 3
South West -28 3 £28,000 -41.36% 2
Milton Keynes - 3 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £50,000 -
Surrey 0 2 £42,500 +23.18%
West Sussex - 2 £35,000 -
Chertsey - 2 £42,500 -
Crawley - 2 £35,000 -
Leicester +7 1 £41,000 -18.00% 1
Leicestershire +6 1 £41,000 -18.00% 1
Berkshire +3 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Bishop's Stortford -1 1 £32,500 +44.44%

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 77 (34.07%) SQL
2 76 (33.63%) NHS
3 75 (33.19%) Degree
4 69 (30.53%) Project Management
5 58 (25.66%) Computer Science
6 57 (25.22%) Agile Software Development
7 46 (20.35%) Java
8 40 (17.70%) Python
9 38 (16.81%) Finance
10 37 (16.37%) .NET
11 34 (15.04%) SQL Server
12 33 (14.60%) Oracle
13 32 (14.16%) JavaScript
13 32 (14.16%) HTML
14 31 (13.72%) Pharmaceutical
14 31 (13.72%) Analytical Skills
15 30 (13.27%) Perl
15 30 (13.27%) Bioinformatics
16 29 (12.83%) Windows
17 28 (12.39%) UNIX
18 26 (11.50%) OO
18 26 (11.50%) PRINCE2
18 26 (11.50%) C#
19 25 (11.06%) ITIL
19 25 (11.06%) Microsoft
19 25 (11.06%) Business Analysis
20 24 (10.62%) Ruby
20 24 (10.62%) Statistics
20 24 (10.62%) Linux
20 24 (10.62%) Analytics

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 15 (6.64%) SAS
2 9 (3.98%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.98%) Apache Pig
3 5 (2.21%) Apache
4 4 (1.77%) IIS
4 4 (1.77%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.44%) Orchard CMS
5 1 (0.44%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.44%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (7.96%) MS Excel
2 17 (7.52%) MS Office
3 14 (6.19%) SPSS
4 9 (3.98%) CPLEX
5 6 (2.65%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (1.77%) MS Project
6 4 (1.77%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.65%) ResourceLink
2 3 (1.33%) SAP BPC
2 3 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.88%) SAP MDM
3 2 (0.88%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.88%) MoSes
4 1 (0.44%) Summit
4 1 (0.44%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.44%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.42%) Internet
2 5 (2.21%) SSL
3 3 (1.33%) VPN
4 1 (0.44%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.44%) Intranet
4 1 (0.44%) Firewall
4 1 (0.44%) Wireless
4 1 (0.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (15.04%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.08%) Big Data
3 13 (5.75%) Data Mining
4 12 (5.31%) Relational Database
5 11 (4.87%) Hadoop
5 11 (4.87%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (3.98%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.21%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (2.21%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.21%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (1.77%) WebFOCUS
8 4 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.33%) Text Mining
9 3 (1.33%) BusinessObjects XI
9 3 (1.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 2 (0.88%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.88%) Spotfire
10 2 (0.88%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 8 (3.54%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.65%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.21%) Toad
3 5 (2.21%) Subversion
4 3 (1.33%) FxCop
4 3 (1.33%) SpecFlow
4 3 (1.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.88%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.44%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.44%) Maven
6 1 (0.44%) Eclipse
General
1 38 (16.81%) Finance
2 31 (13.72%) Pharmaceutical
3 14 (6.19%) Telecoms
4 11 (4.87%) Retail
5 10 (4.42%) Law
5 10 (4.42%) Marketing
6 7 (3.10%) Legal
7 5 (2.21%) German Language
8 4 (1.77%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.77%) Banking
9 3 (1.33%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.33%) Electronics
9 3 (1.33%) Publishing
10 2 (0.88%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.44%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.44%) Polish Language
11 1 (0.44%) Portuguese Language
11 1 (0.44%) Russian Language
11 1 (0.44%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.44%) Danish Language
Job Titles
1 62 (27.43%) Developer
2 32 (14.16%) Software Developer
3 30 (13.27%) Consultant
4 29 (12.83%) Analyst
5 20 (8.85%) Senior Developer
6 17 (7.52%) Project Manager
6 17 (7.52%) Business Analyst
7 16 (7.08%) Implementation Consultant
8 13 (5.75%) Senior Software Developer
9 11 (4.87%) Web Developer
10 10 (4.42%) NHS Project Manager
11 9 (3.98%) Deployment Project Manager
11 9 (3.98%) Data Scientist
12 8 (3.54%) Administrator
12 8 (3.54%) Systems Administrator
13 7 (3.10%) Service Analyst
13 7 (3.10%) Support Engineer
13 7 (3.10%) .NET Developer
13 7 (3.10%) Service Desk Analyst
13 7 (3.10%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (16.37%) .NET
2 32 (14.16%) HTML
3 23 (10.18%) CSS
4 21 (9.29%) jQuery
5 13 (5.75%) ASP.NET
6 11 (4.87%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (3.98%) Ruby on Rails
8 7 (3.10%) Spring
8 7 (3.10%) HTML5
9 6 (2.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (2.65%) Ajax
10 5 (2.21%) .NET Framework
10 5 (2.21%) POSIX
10 5 (2.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (2.21%) AngularJS
10 5 (2.21%) JSON
11 4 (1.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 4 (1.77%) Natural Language Processing
11 4 (1.77%) Razor View Engine
12 3 (1.33%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 76 (33.63%) NHS
2 58 (25.66%) Computer Science
3 31 (13.72%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (10.62%) Statistics
5 20 (8.85%) Mathematics
6 19 (8.41%) Life Science
6 19 (8.41%) Open Source
7 18 (7.96%) Health Informatics
8 14 (6.19%) Visualisation
8 14 (6.19%) Physics
9 13 (5.75%) LIMS
10 11 (4.87%) Chemistry
11 10 (4.42%) Management Information System
11 10 (4.42%) Economics
12 9 (3.98%) Psychology
12 9 (3.98%) Digital Media
12 9 (3.98%) Applied Mathematics
12 9 (3.98%) Artificial Intelligence
12 9 (3.98%) Neural Network
13 7 (3.10%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 29 (12.83%) Windows
2 28 (12.39%) UNIX
3 24 (10.62%) Linux
4 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (30.53%) Project Management
2 57 (25.22%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (13.27%) Bioinformatics
4 26 (11.50%) PRINCE2
4 26 (11.50%) OO
5 25 (11.06%) ITIL
5 25 (11.06%) Business Analysis
6 24 (10.62%) Analytics
7 18 (7.96%) OOD
7 18 (7.96%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (7.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (7.52%) Data Analysis
9 16 (7.08%) Software Engineering
10 14 (6.19%) Service Delivery
10 14 (6.19%) Line Management
11 13 (5.75%) SOA
11 13 (5.75%) Data Modelling
12 12 (5.31%) ITSM
13 11 (4.87%) Scrum
13 11 (4.87%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (34.07%) SQL
2 46 (20.35%) Java
3 40 (17.70%) Python
4 32 (14.16%) JavaScript
5 30 (13.27%) Perl
6 26 (11.50%) C#
7 24 (10.62%) Ruby
8 19 (8.41%) R
9 17 (7.52%) PHP
10 15 (6.64%) PL/SQL
11 10 (4.42%) VB
11 10 (4.42%) VB6
12 9 (3.98%) MATLAB
12 9 (3.98%) C++
12 9 (3.98%) Clojure
13 7 (3.10%) T-SQL
14 6 (2.65%) C
14 6 (2.65%) Scala
15 5 (2.21%) Bash Shell
15 5 (2.21%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 75 (33.19%) Degree
2 15 (6.64%) PhD
3 10 (4.42%) MCP
4 8 (3.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (1.77%) APMG
5 4 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.33%) SAP Certification
6 3 (1.33%) Postgraduate
6 3 (1.33%) MCSE
6 3 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.44%) NVQ Level 3
7 1 (0.44%) ECDL
7 1 (0.44%) MCDST
7 1 (0.44%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.44%) CCNP
7 1 (0.44%) CCNA
7 1 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.75%) Data Quality
2 7 (3.10%) QA
3 4 (1.77%) COBIT
4 2 (0.88%) HL7
5 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.44%) SLA
5 1 (0.44%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 10 (4.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.54%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.44%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (1.77%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.44%) Puppet
2 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.44%) Ansible
Vendors
1 33 (14.60%) Oracle
2 25 (11.06%) Microsoft
3 16 (7.08%) SAP
4 12 (5.31%) VMware
5 11 (4.87%) Informatica
6 7 (3.10%) Citrix
6 7 (3.10%) IBM
7 5 (2.21%) Business Objects
8 4 (1.77%) Trillium
8 4 (1.77%) TIBCO
8 4 (1.77%) WSO2
9 3 (1.33%) Twitter
10 2 (0.88%) MEDITECH
10 2 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.88%) Hyperion
11 1 (0.44%) Cerner
11 1 (0.44%) Cisco
11 1 (0.44%) Red Hat
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £39000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £110,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and extensi
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum - Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Accelrys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £47000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridgeshire
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
Salary: £30196 - £38088 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Accelrys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Basingstoke
Capita - ITIN
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Kings College
Salary: From £27,057 to £31,342 per annum depending on relevant experience
Posted: 19 days ago