The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Informatics in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Informatics over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Informatics
Rank 215 199 196
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -3
Permanent jobs citing Informatics 5 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.090% 0.074% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% 0.23% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 11
Average salary £47,500 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £33,900 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £78,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £36,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.97% -28.00%
Informatics
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1683 1766 1477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 30.23% 32.89% 30.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1395 1494 1277
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Informatics
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Informatics across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Informatics Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Informatics
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Informatics across the West Midlands region.

Informatics Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Informatics
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Informatics across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Informatics Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Informatics
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Informatics within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
(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
Birmingham -8 5 £47,500 -24.00%
Informatics
England

Informatics
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 7 (70.00%) NHS
1 7 (70.00%) System Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Business Development
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) OLAP
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (10.00%) Health Informatics
3 1 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (10.00%) OLAP
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Consultant
1 7 (70.00%) Implementation Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Sales Director
2 2 (20.00%) Commercial Director
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) NHS
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Health Informatics
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) System Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Business Development
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft