The first 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Informatics
Rank 832 800 829
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +29
Permanent jobs citing Informatics 103 88 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.084% 0.078% 0.060%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.24% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 75 74 63
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,441
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £29,500 £27,795
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £105,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-21.66% +28.57%
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
40142 36662 40518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 32.71% 32.42% 32.22%
Number of salaries quoted 31770 29736 34276
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -15 98 £45,000 - 24
North West +12 21 £35,000 +2.94% 7
East of England +8 21 £27,500 -16.66% 4
South East +5 19 £52,500 +10.52% 4
Cambridgeshire +6 15 £34,142 +3.46% 4
Cheshire +15 12 £33,500 - 1
Warrington - 10 £33,500 -
Nottingham +6 9 £33,500 - 1
West Midlands +6 9 £47,500 -54.76%
Manchester +1 9 £35,000 +2.94% 4
Nottinghamshire -4 9 £33,500 - 1
East Midlands -12 9 £33,500 - 1
London -79 9 £65,000 +44.44% 7
Birmingham +9 8 £47,500 -40.62%
South West +4 8 £50,000 -
Cambridge +16 7 £34,142 +3.46%
Swindon -2 7 £50,000 -
Wiltshire -9 7 £50,000 -
Milton Keynes +14 6 £57,500 +21.05%
Buckinghamshire -3 6 £57,500 +21.05%
Hertfordshire - 5 £25,000 -
Edinburgh - 5 - - 1
Scotland - 5 - - 1
Kent -17 4 £33,500 -
East Sussex - 4 £60,000 -
Wigan - 4 £35,000 -
Surrey - 4 £35,250 -
Bishop's Stortford - 4 £25,000 -
Brighton - 4 £60,000 -
Maidstone - 4 £33,500 -

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 118 (51.08%) SQL
2 87 (37.66%) Degree
3 78 (33.77%) Agile Software Development
4 70 (30.30%) Windows
5 69 (29.87%) Microsoft
6 68 (29.44%) .NET
7 66 (28.57%) C#
8 53 (22.94%) .NET Framework
9 52 (22.51%) NHS
10 50 (21.65%) WinForms
11 49 (21.21%) SQL Server
12 47 (20.35%) N-Tier
12 47 (20.35%) WCF
12 47 (20.35%) WPF
13 46 (19.91%) Computer Science
14 42 (18.18%) Oracle
15 33 (14.29%) Java
16 32 (13.85%) Analytics
17 31 (13.42%) Project Management
18 30 (12.99%) Business Intelligence
18 30 (12.99%) Perl
18 30 (12.99%) Linux
18 30 (12.99%) MS Excel
19 28 (12.12%) Relational Database
20 21 (9.09%) Python
20 21 (9.09%) Finance
21 19 (8.23%) XML
21 19 (8.23%) Health Informatics
22 17 (7.36%) HTML
22 17 (7.36%) Bioinformatics

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 5 (2.16%) WebSphere
2 4 (1.73%) IIS
2 4 (1.73%) SAS
3 2 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (0.87%) WebLogic
3 2 (0.87%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.43%) Apache
4 1 (0.43%) CMS
4 1 (0.43%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.43%) Drupal
Applications
1 30 (12.99%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.87%) MS Project
2 2 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.43%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (2.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 6 (2.60%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.30%) Magento
2 3 (1.30%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.43%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.60%) Internet
2 3 (1.30%) FTP
3 1 (0.43%) HTTP
3 1 (0.43%) DNS
3 1 (0.43%) Intranet
3 1 (0.43%) Firewall
3 1 (0.43%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 28 (12.12%) Relational Database
3 14 (6.06%) MySQL
3 14 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (5.63%) Data Mining
5 12 (5.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (4.33%) BusinessObjects
6 10 (4.33%) MS Access
6 10 (4.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 10 (4.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (3.46%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (3.03%) SAP BW
9 7 (3.03%) SAP BI
10 6 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (2.60%) RDBMS
10 6 (2.60%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.30%) BusinessObjects XI
11 3 (1.30%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 8 (3.46%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.16%) Eclipse
2 5 (2.16%) Subversion
2 5 (2.16%) Maven
2 5 (2.16%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.30%) NUnit
3 3 (1.30%) CruiseControl
3 3 (1.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (1.30%) Toad
4 2 (0.87%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (0.87%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.43%) ERwin
5 1 (0.43%) Rational Rose
5 1 (0.43%) JIRA
5 1 (0.43%) TeamCity
General
1 21 (9.09%) Finance
2 13 (5.63%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (3.46%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.46%) Law
4 3 (1.30%) Retail
5 2 (0.87%) Multimedia
5 2 (0.87%) Local Government
5 2 (0.87%) Marketing
5 2 (0.87%) German Language
5 2 (0.87%) Legal
5 2 (0.87%) Publishing
5 2 (0.87%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.43%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 101 (43.72%) Developer
2 50 (21.65%) C# Developer
3 42 (18.18%) Analyst
4 30 (12.99%) Software Developer
5 16 (6.93%) Java Developer
6 15 (6.49%) Senior Analyst
6 15 (6.49%) Project Manager
7 14 (6.06%) Senior Developer
8 12 (5.19%) Data Analyst
8 12 (5.19%) Senior Software Developer
9 8 (3.46%) Consultant
9 8 (3.46%) Engagement Manager
9 8 (3.46%) Services Director
9 8 (3.46%) Professional Services Director
10 7 (3.03%) SAP Analyst
10 7 (3.03%) SAP BW Analyst
10 7 (3.03%) Senior SAP BW Analyst
11 6 (2.60%) Architect
11 6 (2.60%) Service Manager
11 6 (2.60%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (29.44%) .NET
2 53 (22.94%) .NET Framework
3 50 (21.65%) WinForms
4 47 (20.35%) WCF
4 47 (20.35%) WPF
5 19 (8.23%) XML
6 17 (7.36%) HTML
7 16 (6.93%) CSS
8 14 (6.06%) Spring
9 11 (4.76%) jQuery
9 11 (4.76%) ASP.NET
10 10 (4.33%) Web Services
11 9 (3.90%) Swing
12 8 (3.46%) JSON
13 7 (3.03%) SAP MI
14 6 (2.60%) Hibernate
14 6 (2.60%) HTML5
14 6 (2.60%) Microformats
15 5 (2.16%) SAP XI
15 5 (2.16%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 52 (22.51%) NHS
2 47 (20.35%) N-Tier
3 46 (19.91%) Computer Science
4 19 (8.23%) Health Informatics
5 14 (6.06%) LIMS
6 8 (3.46%) Mathematics
6 8 (3.46%) Open Source
7 7 (3.03%) Visualisation
7 7 (3.03%) Management Information System
7 7 (3.03%) Economics
7 7 (3.03%) Statistics
7 7 (3.03%) Taxonomies
8 6 (2.60%) Ontologies
8 6 (2.60%) Data Extraction
8 6 (2.60%) Data Integration
8 6 (2.60%) SystemC
8 6 (2.60%) Mobile App
9 5 (2.16%) Biology
9 5 (2.16%) Life Science
10 4 (1.73%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 70 (30.30%) Windows
2 30 (12.99%) Linux
3 16 (6.93%) UNIX
4 2 (0.87%) Windows XP
4 2 (0.87%) Mac OS X
4 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.87%) Ubuntu
4 2 (0.87%) Windows Vista
4 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.87%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (0.87%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (33.77%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (13.85%) Analytics
3 31 (13.42%) Project Management
4 30 (12.99%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (7.36%) Bioinformatics
6 16 (6.93%) PRINCE2
6 16 (6.93%) Software Engineering
7 14 (6.06%) Information Management
8 13 (5.63%) Unit Testing
9 12 (5.19%) MVC
10 11 (4.76%) Validation
11 10 (4.33%) Scrum
11 10 (4.33%) OO
11 10 (4.33%) Performance Management
11 10 (4.33%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (4.33%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (3.90%) E-Commerce
12 9 (3.90%) Service Delivery
13 8 (3.46%) ITIL
13 8 (3.46%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 118 (51.08%) SQL
2 66 (28.57%) C#
3 33 (14.29%) Java
4 30 (12.99%) Perl
5 21 (9.09%) Python
6 15 (6.49%) JavaScript
7 10 (4.33%) T-SQL
8 9 (3.90%) PHP
8 9 (3.90%) C
9 7 (3.03%) PL/SQL
10 5 (2.16%) Ruby
11 4 (1.73%) VBScript
11 4 (1.73%) VB
11 4 (1.73%) VB6
12 3 (1.30%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.30%) AWK
13 2 (0.87%) Tcl
13 2 (0.87%) ABAP
13 2 (0.87%) VBA
14 1 (0.43%) C++
Qualifications
1 87 (37.66%) Degree
2 4 (1.73%) MBA
2 4 (1.73%) SAP Certification
2 4 (1.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (1.30%) PhD
4 2 (0.87%) Sun Certification
4 2 (0.87%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.43%) MCP
5 1 (0.43%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.19%) QA
2 6 (2.60%) SNOMED CT
2 6 (2.60%) HL7
3 2 (0.87%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.43%) GAMP
4 1 (0.43%) GMP
4 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.43%) GxP
4 1 (0.43%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 7 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.30%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.43%) Nagios
2 1 (0.43%) Munin
Vendors
1 69 (29.87%) Microsoft
2 42 (18.18%) Oracle
3 16 (6.93%) SAP
4 14 (6.06%) Business Objects
5 7 (3.03%) VMware
6 6 (2.60%) Google
6 6 (2.60%) Informatica
7 5 (2.16%) Sun
7 5 (2.16%) IBM
8 3 (1.30%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.87%) Trillium
9 2 (0.87%) WSO2
10 1 (0.43%) AccuRev
10 1 (0.43%) Tableau
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