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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Informatics
Rank 816 837 793
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -44
Permanent jobs citing Informatics 87 103 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.079% 0.085% 0.078%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.21% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 73 75 74
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,300 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £61,500 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £35,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+21.98% -21.66%

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
42555 48089 43543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.40% 39.82% 38.54%
Number of salaries quoted 33677 37865 35244
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £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 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +20 86 £47,500 +5.55% 27
London +34 32 £60,000 -7.69% 7
Yorkshire +29 20 £42,500 - 6
West Yorkshire +25 19 £43,000 +1.17% 5
Leeds +17 13 £41,250 -2.94% 5
East of England +20 11 £38,564 +40.23% 2
South East -10 10 £42,500 -19.04% 3
Manchester +4 8 £47,250 +35.00% 1
North West -10 8 £47,250 +35.00% 3
Cambridge +14 7 £38,564 +12.95% 2
Cambridgeshire +4 7 £38,564 +12.95% 2
West Midlands -18 6 £49,500 +4.21% 2
Wakefield - 6 £85,000 -
Kent +22 5 £35,661 +6.45% 1
Birmingham -2 5 £70,000 +47.36%
City of London +30 4 £72,500 - 3
Surrey +11 4 £42,500 +20.56%
Hertfordshire -1 4 £30,000 +20.00%
Bolton - 4 £47,500 -
Chertsey - 4 £42,500 -
Aylesford - 3 £35,661 -
Coventry -15 2 £47,250 -10.00% 1
South Yorkshire - 2 £42,500 - 1
Sheffield - 2 £41,250 -
Bedfordshire +25 1 £40,000 +31.14%
Scotland +13 1 £26,500 -
Edinburgh +8 1 £26,500 -
South West -18 1 £50,000 - 1
Harlow - 1 £40,000 -
Harrogate - 1 £23,000 -

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 76 (46.63%) NHS
2 59 (36.20%) Degree
3 48 (29.45%) SQL
4 45 (27.61%) Java
5 42 (25.77%) Analytics
6 38 (23.31%) Health Informatics
6 38 (23.31%) Project Management
7 36 (22.09%) Agile Software Development
8 35 (21.47%) .NET
9 34 (20.86%) Finance
10 31 (19.02%) C#
11 30 (18.40%) SQL Server
12 29 (17.79%) Oracle
12 29 (17.79%) Python
12 29 (17.79%) Pharmaceutical
13 26 (15.95%) Business Intelligence
14 25 (15.34%) Linux
15 24 (14.72%) Computer Science
16 23 (14.11%) Statistics
16 23 (14.11%) R
17 22 (13.50%) Analytical Skills
17 22 (13.50%) Mathematics
17 22 (13.50%) Data Analysis
18 21 (12.88%) Big Data
19 20 (12.27%) Information Management
19 20 (12.27%) JavaScript
20 19 (11.66%) HTML
20 19 (11.66%) SAS
20 19 (11.66%) SPSS
20 19 (11.66%) Bioinformatics

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (11.66%) SAS
2 11 (6.75%) Apache Pig
3 6 (3.68%) SharePoint
4 5 (3.07%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.07%) OpenStack
5 4 (2.45%) Apache
6 1 (0.61%) Documentum
6 1 (0.61%) Node.js
Applications
1 19 (11.66%) SPSS
2 7 (4.29%) CPLEX
2 7 (4.29%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.84%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.61%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.68%) Internet
2 2 (1.23%) Firewall
2 2 (1.23%) Network Security
2 2 (1.23%) WebEx
2 2 (1.23%) SMTP
2 2 (1.23%) DHCP
2 2 (1.23%) SNMP
2 2 (1.23%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.23%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (18.40%) SQL Server
2 21 (12.88%) Big Data
3 17 (10.43%) Relational Database
4 12 (7.36%) Hadoop
5 11 (6.75%) Data Mining
6 9 (5.52%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (4.29%) MySQL
7 7 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (4.29%) Oracle Database
8 6 (3.68%) NoSQL
9 5 (3.07%) MongoDB
9 5 (3.07%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (3.07%) CouchDB
9 5 (3.07%) MariaDB
9 5 (3.07%) Neo4j
9 5 (3.07%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (3.07%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (2.45%) Text Mining
10 4 (2.45%) HBase
Development Applications
1 14 (8.59%) Maven
2 11 (6.75%) Subversion
3 9 (5.52%) Eclipse
4 7 (4.29%) Git (software)
5 6 (3.68%) Jenkins
6 5 (3.07%) Visual Studio
7 4 (2.45%) Ant
7 4 (2.45%) Talend Open Studio
7 4 (2.45%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.23%) Rational Rhapsody
8 2 (1.23%) NUnit
9 1 (0.61%) Oracle APEX
General
1 34 (20.86%) Finance
2 29 (17.79%) Pharmaceutical
3 16 (9.82%) Marketing
4 13 (7.98%) Retail
5 7 (4.29%) Aerospace
6 5 (3.07%) Legal
6 5 (3.07%) Games
7 4 (2.45%) Banking
7 4 (2.45%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.45%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.84%) Electronics
9 1 (0.61%) Front Office
9 1 (0.61%) Automotive
9 1 (0.61%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 44 (26.99%) Developer
2 19 (11.66%) Analyst
3 18 (11.04%) Consultant
4 17 (10.43%) Software Developer
5 14 (8.59%) Java Developer
6 12 (7.36%) Architect
6 12 (7.36%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (6.75%) Senior Developer
8 9 (5.52%) Project Manager
8 9 (5.52%) Implementation Consultant
9 8 (4.91%) Business Analyst
9 8 (4.91%) Service Manager
9 8 (4.91%) Data Scientist
10 6 (3.68%) Development Manager
10 6 (3.68%) Senior Software Developer
11 5 (3.07%) Data Analyst
11 5 (3.07%) Senior Applications Developer
11 5 (3.07%) Service Development Manager
11 5 (3.07%) Java Web Developer
11 5 (3.07%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (21.47%) .NET
2 19 (11.66%) HTML
3 17 (10.43%) jQuery
4 14 (8.59%) CSS
4 14 (8.59%) JDBC
4 14 (8.59%) Spring
5 13 (7.98%) ASP.NET
6 12 (7.36%) Ajax
7 11 (6.75%) WCF
8 10 (6.13%) XML
9 9 (5.52%) XSD
9 9 (5.52%) Struts
10 8 (4.91%) HTML5
11 7 (4.29%) .NET Framework
11 7 (4.29%) JSON
11 7 (4.29%) AngularJS
11 7 (4.29%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (3.68%) Itk
12 6 (3.68%) NHibernate
12 6 (3.68%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 76 (46.63%) NHS
2 38 (23.31%) Health Informatics
3 24 (14.72%) Computer Science
4 23 (14.11%) Statistics
5 22 (13.50%) Mathematics
5 22 (13.50%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (11.04%) Management Information System
7 16 (9.82%) LIMS
7 16 (9.82%) Algorithms
8 13 (7.98%) Visualisation
9 12 (7.36%) Open Source
9 12 (7.36%) Life Science
9 12 (7.36%) Physics
9 12 (7.36%) Artificial Intelligence
10 7 (4.29%) Neural Network
10 7 (4.29%) Economics
10 7 (4.29%) PACS
10 7 (4.29%) Chemistry
10 7 (4.29%) Applied Mathematics
10 7 (4.29%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (15.34%) Linux
2 15 (9.20%) Windows
3 4 (2.45%) UNIX
4 2 (1.23%) Solaris
4 2 (1.23%) CentOS
4 2 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (25.77%) Analytics
2 38 (23.31%) Project Management
3 36 (22.09%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (15.95%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (13.50%) Data Analysis
6 20 (12.27%) Information Management
7 19 (11.66%) Bioinformatics
8 18 (11.04%) MVC
9 15 (9.20%) Change Management
9 15 (9.20%) Business Analysis
10 12 (7.36%) Business Development
10 12 (7.36%) Migration
10 12 (7.36%) TDD
10 12 (7.36%) Gibbs Sampling
11 11 (6.75%) Econometrics
11 11 (6.75%) OO
11 11 (6.75%) Software Engineering
12 10 (6.13%) PRINCE2
12 10 (6.13%) Data Modelling
12 10 (6.13%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 48 (29.45%) SQL
2 45 (27.61%) Java
3 31 (19.02%) C#
4 29 (17.79%) Python
5 23 (14.11%) R
6 20 (12.27%) JavaScript
7 16 (9.82%) Perl
8 14 (8.59%) PL/SQL
9 13 (7.98%) Ruby
10 11 (6.75%) PHP
10 11 (6.75%) MATLAB
11 8 (4.91%) C++
12 7 (4.29%) Clojure
13 6 (3.68%) T-SQL
14 5 (3.07%) C
14 5 (3.07%) Haskell
14 5 (3.07%) Golang
15 2 (1.23%) VB.NET
15 2 (1.23%) VBA
16 1 (0.61%) VB6
Qualifications
1 59 (36.20%) Degree
2 15 (9.20%) PhD
3 3 (1.84%) Postgraduate
4 2 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.23%) MCTS
4 2 (1.23%) MCITP
5 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.98%) QA
1 13 (7.98%) HL7
2 5 (3.07%) SNOMED CT
3 3 (1.84%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.07%) Xen
1 5 (3.07%) KVM
1 5 (3.07%) Docker
1 5 (3.07%) LXC
1 5 (3.07%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 4 (2.45%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.61%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.07%) Mesos
2 4 (2.45%) Puppet
2 4 (2.45%) Ansible
3 2 (1.23%) Salt
3 2 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.61%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 29 (17.79%) Oracle
2 11 (6.75%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.68%) IBM
3 6 (3.68%) BT
4 5 (3.07%) Pegasus
4 5 (3.07%) Informatica
5 4 (2.45%) EMC
5 4 (2.45%) SAP
5 4 (2.45%) Talend
6 3 (1.84%) Business Objects
6 3 (1.84%) HP
6 3 (1.84%) NetApp
7 2 (1.23%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (1.23%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.23%) VMware
7 2 (1.23%) Cognos
8 1 (0.61%) BEA
8 1 (0.61%) Tableau
8 1 (0.61%) CheckPoint
London
Berwick Partners
Salary: £67,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hunter Macdonald Ltd
Salary: Excellent Base Salary
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hunter Macdonald Ltd
Salary: Excellent Base Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
Salary: £30574 - £38564 per annum + plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan
networx
Salary: £42,500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan
networx
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£60k + excellent benefits and progression
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Computer People
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Aerotek
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon, South West
NHS North, East, West Devon CCG
Salary: £26,041 to £34,876
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Integrated Care 24 Limited
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum plus 15% flexible benefits scheme
Posted: 22 days ago