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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Informatics
Rank 804 826 763
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -63
Permanent jobs citing Informatics 93 105 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.085% 0.089% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% 0.23% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 55 71 109
Average salary £43,596 £50,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.80% +28.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,328 £28,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £86,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +29.87%

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
44231 46344 43835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.29% 39.37% 40.25%
Number of salaries quoted 35117 36549 35302
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 July 2015 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 27 July 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 +24 87 £43,596 -12.80% 14
London +24 39 £51,250 -23.50% 3
West Yorkshire +33 22 £41,798 +4.49% 1
Yorkshire +21 22 £41,798 +4.49% 1
Leeds - 21 £41,798 -
City of London +14 9 £57,500 -20.68% 1
East of England -2 9 £34,569 -13.57% 2
Cambridgeshire -2 8 £34,569 -13.57% 1
South East +13 7 £65,000 +30.00% 3
Cambridge +13 7 £34,785 -18.15% 1
Kent - 6 - -
South West -13 4 £43,164 +54.15% 1
West Midlands -14 4 £70,000 +47.36% 1
Birmingham -3 3 £70,000 +47.36% 1
Bridgend - 3 £40,000 -
Wales - 3 £40,000 - 1
South Wales - 3 £40,000 - 1
North West -14 2 £62,500 +4.16% 3
Northern Ireland - 2 - -
Manchester 0 1 £62,500 +8.69%
Hertfordshire -1 1 £27,500 -
Berkshire -5 1 £65,000 +44.44%
Bristol -21 1 £50,000 -17.35%
Cheltenham - 1 £24,000 -
Coventry - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 £65,000 -
County Antrim - 1 - -
Belfast - 1 - -
Poole - 1 £43,164 - 1
St Helens - 1 - -

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 93 (50.54%) NHS
2 70 (38.04%) Degree
3 59 (32.07%) Java
4 57 (30.98%) SQL
5 56 (30.43%) Health Informatics
6 54 (29.35%) Analytics
7 44 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (22.28%) SQL Server
9 39 (21.20%) .NET
10 35 (19.02%) Finance
11 34 (18.48%) C#
11 34 (18.48%) Project Management
12 30 (16.30%) Business Intelligence
12 30 (16.30%) Oracle
13 29 (15.76%) Analytical Skills
14 26 (14.13%) Linux
14 26 (14.13%) Python
14 26 (14.13%) Computer Science
15 23 (12.50%) Statistics
15 23 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
16 22 (11.96%) Mathematics
16 22 (11.96%) R
17 21 (11.41%) Bioinformatics
18 20 (10.87%) Retail
18 20 (10.87%) Management Information System
18 20 (10.87%) Perl
18 20 (10.87%) Relational Database
18 20 (10.87%) Open Source
19 19 (10.33%) Big Data
19 19 (10.33%) SAS

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 19 (10.33%) SAS
2 10 (5.43%) Apache Pig
3 9 (4.89%) Tomcat
4 7 (3.80%) Apache
5 5 (2.72%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.63%) Node.js
6 3 (1.63%) GlassFish
7 2 (1.09%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.54%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (7.07%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.98%) SPSS
3 5 (2.72%) MS Office
4 4 (2.17%) CPLEX
5 1 (0.54%) MS Project
5 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.54%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.17%) Internet
2 2 (1.09%) SMTP
2 2 (1.09%) DHCP
2 2 (1.09%) SNMP
2 2 (1.09%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (22.28%) SQL Server
2 20 (10.87%) Relational Database
3 19 (10.33%) Big Data
4 16 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (7.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (7.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (6.52%) SQL Server 2005
8 11 (5.98%) Hadoop
9 10 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (4.89%) MySQL
10 9 (4.89%) Apache Hive
11 7 (3.80%) NoSQL
12 6 (3.26%) HBase
12 6 (3.26%) MongoDB
12 6 (3.26%) Pentaho
12 6 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (3.26%) Oracle Database
12 6 (3.26%) Sqoop
13 5 (2.72%) Data Mining
13 5 (2.72%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 13 (7.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (6.52%) Eclipse
3 10 (5.43%) Git (software)
4 9 (4.89%) Subversion
4 9 (4.89%) Maven
5 6 (3.26%) Talend Open Studio
5 6 (3.26%) Jenkins
6 5 (2.72%) Ant
7 4 (2.17%) Visual Studio
8 3 (1.63%) TestNG
8 3 (1.63%) Mockito
9 1 (0.54%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.54%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.54%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (0.54%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.54%) JIRA
9 1 (0.54%) Selenium
General
1 35 (19.02%) Finance
2 23 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 20 (10.87%) Retail
4 12 (6.52%) Marketing
5 7 (3.80%) Legal
6 6 (3.26%) Games
7 4 (2.17%) Banking
8 3 (1.63%) Aerospace
9 2 (1.09%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.09%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.54%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.54%) Swedish Language
10 1 (0.54%) Automotive
10 1 (0.54%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 44 (23.91%) Developer
2 30 (16.30%) Analyst
3 20 (10.87%) Architect
4 18 (9.78%) Solutions Architect
5 17 (9.24%) Programmer
6 15 (8.15%) Java Developer
6 15 (8.15%) Analyst Programmer
7 14 (7.61%) Senior Developer
7 14 (7.61%) Software Developer
7 14 (7.61%) Consultant
8 6 (3.26%) Project Manager
8 6 (3.26%) Senior Software Developer
8 6 (3.26%) Data Consultant
8 6 (3.26%) Big Data Consultant
9 5 (2.72%) AWS Developer
9 5 (2.72%) Service Development Manager
9 5 (2.72%) Java Web Developer
9 5 (2.72%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
9 5 (2.72%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 5 (2.72%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (21.20%) .NET
2 18 (9.78%) HTML
2 18 (9.78%) XML
3 15 (8.15%) LINQ
4 13 (7.07%) Spring
5 12 (6.52%) XSLT
5 12 (6.52%) Itk
6 11 (5.98%) CSS
7 10 (5.43%) JDBC
7 10 (5.43%) WinForms
8 9 (4.89%) Apache Flex
8 9 (4.89%) HTML5
8 9 (4.89%) J2EE
8 9 (4.89%) Struts
9 8 (4.35%) Ajax
10 7 (3.80%) jQuery
10 7 (3.80%) JSP
11 6 (3.26%) XSD
11 6 (3.26%) Swing
11 6 (3.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 93 (50.54%) NHS
2 56 (30.43%) Health Informatics
3 29 (15.76%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (14.13%) Computer Science
5 23 (12.50%) Statistics
6 22 (11.96%) Mathematics
7 20 (10.87%) Management Information System
8 15 (8.15%) Visualisation
9 13 (7.07%) Algorithms
10 10 (5.43%) Physics
11 9 (4.89%) LIMS
11 9 (4.89%) Artificial Intelligence
12 6 (3.26%) Chemistry
12 6 (3.26%) Robotics
13 5 (2.72%) Life Science
13 5 (2.72%) Economics
14 4 (2.17%) Applied Mathematics
14 4 (2.17%) Neural Network
14 4 (2.17%) PACS
14 4 (2.17%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 26 (14.13%) Linux
2 16 (8.70%) Windows
3 3 (1.63%) UNIX
4 2 (1.09%) Solaris
4 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.09%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (29.35%) Analytics
2 44 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (18.48%) Project Management
4 30 (16.30%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (11.41%) Bioinformatics
6 20 (10.87%) Open Source
7 19 (10.33%) Data Analysis
8 16 (8.70%) MVC
9 15 (8.15%) TDD
10 14 (7.61%) Information Management
11 13 (7.07%) Business Development
11 13 (7.07%) Mentoring
12 12 (6.52%) Change Management
13 11 (5.98%) OO
13 11 (5.98%) Scrum
14 10 (5.43%) OOP
14 10 (5.43%) Data Modelling
15 9 (4.89%) ERP
15 9 (4.89%) ETL
15 9 (4.89%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 59 (32.07%) Java
2 57 (30.98%) SQL
3 34 (18.48%) C#
4 26 (14.13%) Python
5 22 (11.96%) R
6 20 (10.87%) Perl
7 18 (9.78%) JavaScript
8 13 (7.07%) T-SQL
9 12 (6.52%) Ruby
10 10 (5.43%) MATLAB
10 10 (5.43%) PHP
10 10 (5.43%) C++
11 9 (4.89%) C
12 7 (3.80%) PL/SQL
13 5 (2.72%) Haskell
13 5 (2.72%) Go
14 4 (2.17%) Clojure
15 3 (1.63%) ANSI SQL
15 3 (1.63%) Scala
15 3 (1.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 70 (38.04%) Degree
2 10 (5.43%) PhD
3 3 (1.63%) Postgraduate
4 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.09%) MCTS
4 2 (1.09%) MCITP
5 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.15%) SNOMED CT
1 15 (8.15%) HL7
2 9 (4.89%) QA
3 4 (2.17%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.26%) Apache Flume
3 5 (2.72%) KVM
3 5 (2.72%) Docker
3 5 (2.72%) LXC
3 5 (2.72%) Slurm Workload Manager
3 5 (2.72%) Xen
4 4 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (2.17%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.72%) Mesos
2 2 (1.09%) Puppet
2 2 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.09%) Ansible
2 2 (1.09%) Salt
Vendors
1 30 (16.30%) Oracle
2 14 (7.61%) Microsoft
3 10 (5.43%) VMware
4 9 (4.89%) BT
5 6 (3.26%) Informatica
5 6 (3.26%) Talend
6 5 (2.72%) NetApp
6 5 (2.72%) Pegasus
6 5 (2.72%) Tableau
6 5 (2.72%) HP
6 5 (2.72%) EMC
6 5 (2.72%) SAP
7 3 (1.63%) Business Objects
7 3 (1.63%) IBM
8 2 (1.09%) Cognos
8 2 (1.09%) Citrix
8 2 (1.09%) Ab Initio
8 2 (1.09%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.54%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.54%) BEA
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
The Health and Social Care Information Centre
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Dorset Healthcare NHS Trust
Salary: £39,239 - 47,088 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Brighton
Bluetownonline Ltd
Posted: 17 days ago
Brighton
Bluetownonline Ltd
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
NHS Wales
Salary: From £21,692 to £47,559 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago