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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Informatics
Rank 802 806 778
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -28
Permanent jobs citing Informatics 81 101 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.076% 0.086% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.22% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 62 69 96
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,997
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +16.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,804 £34,142 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £86,700 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,997
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +10.47%

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
41221 46721 42224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.58% 39.79% 38.81%
Number of salaries quoted 32631 37349 34357
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 £28,500 £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%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +15 75 £46,000 -8.00% 19
London +52 29 £60,000 -11.11% 8
West Yorkshire - 23 £42,500 -
Yorkshire - 23 £42,500 -
Leeds - 20 £41,250 -
West Midlands -9 8 £49,500 +4.21% 1
East of England +5 7 £36,567 +32.96% 5
Cambridgeshire +2 6 £34,569 +13.74% 3
Birmingham -15 6 £70,000 +47.36%
Cambridge +25 5 £34,569 +1.25% 3
Wales - 5 £40,000 -
South Wales - 5 £40,000 -
City of London +40 4 £53,901 -40.60% 3
South East -6 4 £37,831 -34.20%
North West -17 4 £47,250 +35.00% 2
Pontypridd - 4 £38,250 -
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 4 £38,250 -
Manchester +7 3 £47,500 +35.71%
Coventry -7 3 £47,250 -10.00%
Wakefield - 3 £85,000 -
South West -13 2 £50,000 - 2
Sheffield - 2 £41,250 -
Kent - 2 £35,661 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £42,500 -
Bolton - 2 £47,500 -
Aylesford - 2 £35,661 -
Surrey +19 1 £42,500 +5.59%
Warrington +8 1 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire -4 1 £40,000 +45.45%
Cheshire -8 1 £45,000 -25.00% 1

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 70 (45.75%) NHS
2 57 (37.25%) Degree
3 49 (32.03%) Java
3 49 (32.03%) SQL
4 42 (27.45%) Health Informatics
5 39 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (24.18%) .NET
7 35 (22.88%) C#
7 35 (22.88%) Analytics
8 32 (20.92%) SQL Server
9 31 (20.26%) Project Management
10 27 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
10 27 (17.65%) Python
11 26 (16.99%) Oracle
12 24 (15.69%) Linux
13 23 (15.03%) Finance
14 22 (14.38%) Analytical Skills
15 20 (13.07%) R
15 20 (13.07%) Perl
15 20 (13.07%) Pharmaceutical
15 20 (13.07%) Management Information System
15 20 (13.07%) MVC
16 19 (12.42%) JavaScript
16 19 (12.42%) Information Management
16 19 (12.42%) Statistics
16 19 (12.42%) Computer Science
17 18 (11.76%) Bioinformatics
17 18 (11.76%) HTML
18 17 (11.11%) Mathematics
18 17 (11.11%) Data Analysis

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 16 (10.46%) SAS
2 8 (5.23%) Tomcat
2 8 (5.23%) Apache Pig
3 6 (3.92%) SharePoint
4 5 (3.27%) OpenStack
4 5 (3.27%) Apache
5 3 (1.96%) GlassFish
6 2 (1.31%) Node.js
7 1 (0.65%) Documentum
Applications
1 15 (9.80%) SPSS
2 7 (4.58%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.96%) CPLEX
3 3 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.65%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.65%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.61%) Internet
2 2 (1.31%) SMTP
2 2 (1.31%) DHCP
2 2 (1.31%) SNMP
2 2 (1.31%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.31%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (20.92%) SQL Server
2 17 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 15 (9.80%) Big Data
4 11 (7.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (7.19%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (5.88%) Hadoop
5 9 (5.88%) MySQL
6 8 (5.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (4.58%) Oracle Database
7 7 (4.58%) NoSQL
8 6 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (3.27%) MariaDB
9 5 (3.27%) HBase
9 5 (3.27%) Neo4j
9 5 (3.27%) Sqoop
9 5 (3.27%) CouchDB
9 5 (3.27%) Apache Hive
9 5 (3.27%) MongoDB
9 5 (3.27%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 11 (7.19%) Maven
2 10 (6.54%) Subversion
2 10 (6.54%) Eclipse
2 10 (6.54%) Git (software)
3 8 (5.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (4.58%) Jenkins
5 5 (3.27%) Talend Open Studio
5 5 (3.27%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.61%) Ant
7 3 (1.96%) Mockito
7 3 (1.96%) TestNG
8 2 (1.31%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (0.65%) NUnit
General
1 23 (15.03%) Finance
2 20 (13.07%) Pharmaceutical
3 14 (9.15%) Marketing
4 13 (8.50%) Retail
5 7 (4.58%) Legal
6 6 (3.92%) Games
7 4 (2.61%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.61%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.61%) Banking
8 3 (1.96%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.96%) Electronics
9 1 (0.65%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.65%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 45 (29.41%) Developer
2 17 (11.11%) Consultant
2 17 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 16 (10.46%) Analyst
4 15 (9.80%) Solutions Architect
4 15 (9.80%) Architect
4 15 (9.80%) Java Developer
5 14 (9.15%) Senior Developer
6 9 (5.88%) Analyst Programmer
6 9 (5.88%) Programmer
7 7 (4.58%) Senior Software Developer
7 7 (4.58%) Project Manager
8 6 (3.92%) Development Manager
8 6 (3.92%) Service Manager
8 6 (3.92%) Implementation Consultant
9 5 (3.27%) Big Data Consultant
9 5 (3.27%) Data Consultant
9 5 (3.27%) Java Web Developer
9 5 (3.27%) Service Development Manager
9 5 (3.27%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (24.18%) .NET
2 18 (11.76%) HTML
3 14 (9.15%) Spring
3 14 (9.15%) XML
4 13 (8.50%) CSS
5 12 (7.84%) jQuery
6 11 (7.19%) JDBC
6 11 (7.19%) Ajax
7 10 (6.54%) WCF
7 10 (6.54%) ASP.NET
8 9 (5.88%) Itk
8 9 (5.88%) LINQ
8 9 (5.88%) Struts
8 9 (5.88%) XSD
8 9 (5.88%) XSLT
9 8 (5.23%) J2EE
10 7 (4.58%) HTML5
10 7 (4.58%) Swing
10 7 (4.58%) JSP
11 6 (3.92%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 70 (45.75%) NHS
2 42 (27.45%) Health Informatics
3 22 (14.38%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (13.07%) Management Information System
5 19 (12.42%) Statistics
5 19 (12.42%) Computer Science
6 17 (11.11%) Mathematics
7 16 (10.46%) Open Source
8 13 (8.50%) LIMS
9 12 (7.84%) Visualisation
9 12 (7.84%) Algorithms
10 8 (5.23%) Artificial Intelligence
10 8 (5.23%) Life Science
10 8 (5.23%) Physics
11 7 (4.58%) PACS
12 6 (3.92%) e-Health
13 4 (2.61%) Blog
13 4 (2.61%) Chemistry
13 4 (2.61%) Inversion of Control
13 4 (2.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (15.69%) Linux
2 12 (7.84%) Windows
3 3 (1.96%) UNIX
4 2 (1.31%) Solaris
4 2 (1.31%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (22.88%) Analytics
3 31 (20.26%) Project Management
4 27 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (13.07%) MVC
6 19 (12.42%) Information Management
7 18 (11.76%) Bioinformatics
8 17 (11.11%) Data Analysis
9 14 (9.15%) TDD
10 13 (8.50%) Business Development
11 12 (7.84%) Change Management
11 12 (7.84%) Migration
12 11 (7.19%) Scrum
13 10 (6.54%) Business Analysis
13 10 (6.54%) OO
13 10 (6.54%) Line Management
14 8 (5.23%) Data Modelling
14 8 (5.23%) Workflow
14 8 (5.23%) Data Migration
14 8 (5.23%) Gibbs Sampling
Programming Languages
1 49 (32.03%) Java
1 49 (32.03%) SQL
2 35 (22.88%) C#
3 27 (17.65%) Python
4 20 (13.07%) R
4 20 (13.07%) Perl
5 19 (12.42%) JavaScript
6 12 (7.84%) PHP
7 11 (7.19%) PL/SQL
7 11 (7.19%) Ruby
8 9 (5.88%) T-SQL
9 8 (5.23%) MATLAB
10 5 (3.27%) Go
10 5 (3.27%) Haskell
10 5 (3.27%) C
11 4 (2.61%) C++
12 3 (1.96%) Clojure
12 3 (1.96%) VBA
13 2 (1.31%) VB
13 2 (1.31%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 57 (37.25%) Degree
2 9 (5.88%) PhD
3 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.31%) MCTS
3 2 (1.31%) MCITP
4 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.65%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.46%) HL7
2 11 (7.19%) QA
3 9 (5.88%) SNOMED CT
4 4 (2.61%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.31%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.27%) Apache Flume
1 5 (3.27%) KVM
1 5 (3.27%) Docker
1 5 (3.27%) LXC
1 5 (3.27%) Slurm Workload Manager
1 5 (3.27%) Xen
2 4 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.27%) Mesos
2 2 (1.31%) Puppet
2 2 (1.31%) Salt
2 2 (1.31%) Ansible
2 2 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (16.99%) Oracle
2 11 (7.19%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.92%) BT
4 5 (3.27%) Talend
4 5 (3.27%) Tableau
4 5 (3.27%) VMware
4 5 (3.27%) Pegasus
4 5 (3.27%) Informatica
5 4 (2.61%) IBM
5 4 (2.61%) EMC
5 4 (2.61%) SAP
6 3 (1.96%) Business Objects
6 3 (1.96%) HP
6 3 (1.96%) NetApp
7 2 (1.31%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (1.31%) Cognos
8 1 (0.65%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.65%) BEA
8 1 (0.65%) CheckPoint
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60k-£110k+ excellent benefits and extensive career progression opport
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hunter Macdonald Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, UK
Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
City University London
Salary: From £30,031 to £40,000 per annum Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £120000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
South West England
Venturi
Salary: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 27 days ago