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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Informatics
Rank 782 760 801
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +41
Permanent jobs citing Informatics 123 113 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.11% 0.079%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% 0.27% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 88 93 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 £29,850 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £66,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.64% -26.50%

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
42993 41429 45795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.68% 38.91% 38.99%
Number of salaries quoted 33604 33705 38462
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 23 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 23 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 +1 122 £47,500 +10.04% 31
London +25 44 £55,000 - 15
South East +2 24 £53,750 +95.45% 2
East of England -6 21 £38,750 +72.22% 4
Cambridgeshire +20 20 £45,000 +50.00% 4
City of London +26 17 £70,000 +60.00% 3
Cambridge +6 14 £45,000 +50.00% 3
North West -16 13 £35,000 -15.82%
Hampshire - 11 £70,000 - 1
Manchester -9 10 £35,000 -18.91%
East Midlands -16 10 £35,000 -18.91% 2
Nottinghamshire -1 9 £34,000 -13.73%
Nottingham -1 9 £34,000 -13.73%
Southampton - 7 £70,000 -
Oxfordshire +5 4 £57,500 +109.09%
Basingstoke - 4 £18,750 - 1
Oxford +8 3 £57,500 +109.09%
Birmingham -7 3 £47,500 -24.00%
West Midlands -15 3 £47,500 -24.00% 3
South West -34 3 £28,000 -44.55% 3
Buckinghamshire - 3 £50,000 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £50,000 -
Surrey -13 2 £42,500 +23.18%
West Sussex - 2 £35,000 -
Chertsey - 2 £42,500 -
Crawley - 2 £35,000 -
Leicester +12 1 £41,000 -18.00% 1
Leicestershire +8 1 £41,000 -18.00% 1
Berkshire -3 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Bishop's Stortford -3 1 £32,500 +44.44%

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 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 (34.53%) NHS
2 75 (33.63%) SQL
3 73 (32.74%) Degree
4 68 (30.49%) Project Management
5 57 (25.56%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (25.56%) Computer Science
6 45 (20.18%) Java
7 40 (17.94%) Python
8 38 (17.04%) Finance
9 36 (16.14%) .NET
10 32 (14.35%) SQL Server
10 32 (14.35%) JavaScript
10 32 (14.35%) HTML
11 31 (13.90%) Oracle
12 30 (13.45%) Perl
12 30 (13.45%) Pharmaceutical
12 30 (13.45%) Bioinformatics
13 29 (13.00%) Analytical Skills
14 28 (12.56%) Windows
15 27 (12.11%) UNIX
16 26 (11.66%) OO
17 25 (11.21%) C#
17 25 (11.21%) Microsoft
17 25 (11.21%) Business Analysis
18 24 (10.76%) Ruby
18 24 (10.76%) Statistics
18 24 (10.76%) PRINCE2
18 24 (10.76%) ITIL
18 24 (10.76%) Analytics
19 23 (10.31%) CSS

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (6.73%) SAS
2 9 (4.04%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.04%) Apache Pig
3 5 (2.24%) Apache
4 4 (1.79%) IIS
5 3 (1.35%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.45%) Orchard CMS
6 1 (0.45%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (7.62%) MS Office
1 17 (7.62%) MS Excel
2 14 (6.28%) SPSS
3 9 (4.04%) CPLEX
4 6 (2.69%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (1.79%) MS Project
5 4 (1.79%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.69%) ResourceLink
2 3 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.90%) SAP MDM
3 2 (0.90%) SAP BPC
3 2 (0.90%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.90%) MoSes
4 1 (0.45%) Summit
4 1 (0.45%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.45%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.48%) Internet
2 5 (2.24%) SSL
3 3 (1.35%) VPN
4 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.45%) Intranet
4 1 (0.45%) Firewall
4 1 (0.45%) Wireless
4 1 (0.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (14.35%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.17%) Big Data
3 13 (5.83%) Data Mining
4 12 (5.38%) Relational Database
5 11 (4.93%) Hadoop
6 10 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (3.59%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.24%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (2.24%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (1.35%) WebFOCUS
10 3 (1.35%) Text Mining
11 2 (0.90%) Spotfire
11 2 (0.90%) PowerCenter
11 2 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.90%) BusinessObjects XI
11 2 (0.90%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 2 (0.90%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 8 (3.59%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.69%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.24%) Toad
3 5 (2.24%) Subversion
4 3 (1.35%) FxCop
4 3 (1.35%) SpecFlow
5 2 (0.90%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.45%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.45%) Maven
6 1 (0.45%) Eclipse
General
1 38 (17.04%) Finance
2 30 (13.45%) Pharmaceutical
3 12 (5.38%) Telecoms
4 11 (4.93%) Retail
5 10 (4.48%) Marketing
5 10 (4.48%) Law
6 7 (3.14%) Legal
7 5 (2.24%) German Language
8 4 (1.79%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.79%) Banking
9 3 (1.35%) Publishing
9 3 (1.35%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.35%) Electronics
10 2 (0.90%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.45%) Danish Language
11 1 (0.45%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.45%) French Language
11 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.45%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.45%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 62 (27.80%) Developer
2 32 (14.35%) Software Developer
3 30 (13.45%) Consultant
4 29 (13.00%) Analyst
5 20 (8.97%) Senior Developer
6 17 (7.62%) Business Analyst
7 16 (7.17%) Project Manager
7 16 (7.17%) Implementation Consultant
8 13 (5.83%) Senior Software Developer
9 11 (4.93%) Web Developer
10 10 (4.48%) NHS Project Manager
11 9 (4.04%) Deployment Project Manager
11 9 (4.04%) Data Scientist
12 8 (3.59%) Systems Administrator
12 8 (3.59%) Administrator
13 7 (3.14%) Support Engineer
13 7 (3.14%) Service Analyst
13 7 (3.14%) .NET Developer
13 7 (3.14%) Service Desk Analyst
13 7 (3.14%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (16.14%) .NET
2 32 (14.35%) HTML
3 23 (10.31%) CSS
4 21 (9.42%) jQuery
5 13 (5.83%) ASP.NET
6 11 (4.93%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (4.04%) Ruby on Rails
8 7 (3.14%) Spring
8 7 (3.14%) HTML5
9 6 (2.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (2.69%) Ajax
10 5 (2.24%) .NET Framework
10 5 (2.24%) POSIX
10 5 (2.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (2.24%) AngularJS
10 5 (2.24%) JSON
11 4 (1.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 4 (1.79%) Natural Language Processing
11 4 (1.79%) Razor View Engine
12 3 (1.35%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 77 (34.53%) NHS
2 57 (25.56%) Computer Science
3 29 (13.00%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (10.76%) Statistics
5 20 (8.97%) Mathematics
6 18 (8.07%) Life Science
6 18 (8.07%) Open Source
6 18 (8.07%) Health Informatics
7 14 (6.28%) Visualisation
7 14 (6.28%) Physics
8 13 (5.83%) LIMS
9 11 (4.93%) Chemistry
10 10 (4.48%) Economics
11 9 (4.04%) Psychology
11 9 (4.04%) Digital Media
11 9 (4.04%) Applied Mathematics
11 9 (4.04%) Artificial Intelligence
11 9 (4.04%) Neural Network
11 9 (4.04%) Management Information System
12 6 (2.69%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 28 (12.56%) Windows
2 27 (12.11%) UNIX
3 23 (10.31%) Linux
4 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (30.49%) Project Management
2 57 (25.56%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (13.45%) Bioinformatics
4 26 (11.66%) OO
5 25 (11.21%) Business Analysis
6 24 (10.76%) ITIL
6 24 (10.76%) PRINCE2
6 24 (10.76%) Analytics
7 18 (8.07%) OOD
8 17 (7.62%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (7.62%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (7.62%) Data Analysis
9 15 (6.73%) Software Engineering
10 14 (6.28%) Line Management
11 13 (5.83%) Service Delivery
12 12 (5.38%) Data Modelling
12 12 (5.38%) ITSM
12 12 (5.38%) SOA
13 11 (4.93%) Scrum
13 11 (4.93%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (33.63%) SQL
2 45 (20.18%) Java
3 40 (17.94%) Python
4 32 (14.35%) JavaScript
5 30 (13.45%) Perl
6 25 (11.21%) C#
7 24 (10.76%) Ruby
8 19 (8.52%) R
9 17 (7.62%) PHP
10 15 (6.73%) PL/SQL
11 10 (4.48%) VB
11 10 (4.48%) VB6
12 9 (4.04%) MATLAB
12 9 (4.04%) C++
12 9 (4.04%) Clojure
13 7 (3.14%) T-SQL
14 6 (2.69%) C
14 6 (2.69%) Scala
15 5 (2.24%) Bash Shell
15 5 (2.24%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 73 (32.74%) Degree
2 15 (6.73%) PhD
3 10 (4.48%) MCP
4 8 (3.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (1.79%) APMG
5 4 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.35%) Postgraduate
6 3 (1.35%) MCSE
6 3 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.90%) SAP Certification
8 1 (0.45%) ECDL
8 1 (0.45%) MCDST
8 1 (0.45%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.45%) CCNP
8 1 (0.45%) CCNA
8 1 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.45%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.38%) Data Quality
2 8 (3.59%) QA
3 4 (1.79%) COBIT
4 2 (0.90%) HL7
5 1 (0.45%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.45%) SLA
5 1 (0.45%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 9 (4.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.59%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.45%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (1.35%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.45%) Puppet
2 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.45%) Ansible
Vendors
1 31 (13.90%) Oracle
2 25 (11.21%) Microsoft
3 14 (6.28%) SAP
4 11 (4.93%) VMware
5 9 (4.04%) Informatica
6 7 (3.14%) Citrix
7 6 (2.69%) IBM
8 4 (1.79%) Business Objects
9 3 (1.35%) Trillium
9 3 (1.35%) TIBCO
9 3 (1.35%) Twitter
9 3 (1.35%) WSO2
10 2 (0.90%) MEDITECH
10 2 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.90%) Hyperion
11 1 (0.45%) Cerner
11 1 (0.45%) Cisco
11 1 (0.45%) Red Hat
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and extensiv
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Bournemouth University
Posted: 13 hours ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum - Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £39000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Accelrys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Leicester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £47000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridgeshire
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
Salary: £30196 - £38088 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Accelrys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Basingstoke
Capita - ITIN
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Kings College
Salary: From £27,057 to £31,342 per annum depending on relevant experience
Posted: 21 days ago