The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Informatics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Informatics over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Informatics
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 102 98 103
Rank change year-on-year -4 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Informatics 10 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.83% 1.21% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 1.34% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 6
Median salary £35,000 £35,791 £40,532
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.21% -11.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,776 £38,564
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,549 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,729 £34,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year +16.85% -20.46%  

Informatics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1107 1340 1243
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 91.49% 90.30% 83.99%
Number of salaries quoted 824 1026 1019
Median salary £46,000 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.37% -1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Informatics
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing Informatics as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Informatics in Cambridge

Informatics
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Informatics in Cambridge.

Salary trend for Informatics in Cambridge

Informatics
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Informatics in Cambridge over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Informatics in Cambridge

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing Informatics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Informatics.

1 29 (85.29%) Java
2 28 (82.35%) SQL
3 27 (79.41%) Bioinformatics
4 22 (64.71%) JavaScript
5 19 (55.88%) Degree
6 18 (52.94%) Perl
7 16 (47.06%) Computer Science
8 14 (41.18%) Spring
9 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (35.29%) Subversion
10 12 (35.29%) Maven
10 12 (35.29%) jQuery
10 12 (35.29%) Oracle
10 12 (35.29%) JSP
11 11 (32.35%) Python
11 11 (32.35%) Software Engineering
12 10 (29.41%) Relational Database
13 8 (23.53%) User Experience
14 5 (14.71%) Sass
14 5 (14.71%) Elasticsearch
14 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
14 5 (14.71%) Web Development
14 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
14 5 (14.71%) Information Management
14 5 (14.71%) LIMS
14 5 (14.71%) Eclipse
14 5 (14.71%) IntelliJ
14 5 (14.71%) Linux
14 5 (14.71%) C#
14 5 (14.71%) Tomcat

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (14.71%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (14.71%) Tomcat
2 3 (8.82%) Apache Solr
2 3 (8.82%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) DHCP
1 2 (5.88%) DNS
1 2 (5.88%) LDAP
1 2 (5.88%) SMTP
1 2 (5.88%) SNMP
1 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) Relational Database
2 4 (11.76%) Text Mining
3 3 (8.82%) Neo4j
4 2 (5.88%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (35.29%) Maven
1 12 (35.29%) Subversion
2 5 (14.71%) Eclipse
2 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
2 5 (14.71%) IntelliJ
General
1 3 (8.82%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 31 (91.18%) Developer
2 23 (67.65%) Java Developer
3 16 (47.06%) Software Developer
4 12 (35.29%) Programmer
5 11 (32.35%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 11 (32.35%) Software Engineer
5 11 (32.35%) Software Programmer
6 9 (26.47%) Java Engineer
6 9 (26.47%) Java Programmer
7 8 (23.53%) Java Software Developer
7 8 (23.53%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (8.82%) JavaScript Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) SQL Developer
8 3 (8.82%) SQL Programmer
9 2 (5.88%) Administrator
9 2 (5.88%) Elasticsearch Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Lucene Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (41.18%) Spring
2 12 (35.29%) jQuery
2 12 (35.29%) JSP
3 5 (14.71%) CSS
3 5 (14.71%) JDBC
3 5 (14.71%) Sass
4 3 (8.82%) D3.js
4 3 (8.82%) Ext JS
4 3 (8.82%) Lucene
4 3 (8.82%) RESTful
4 3 (8.82%) Web Services
5 2 (5.88%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.94%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (2.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (47.06%) Computer Science
2 8 (23.53%) User Experience
3 5 (14.71%) LIMS
4 3 (8.82%) Life Science
5 2 (5.88%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.94%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Linux
2 3 (8.82%) Unix
2 3 (8.82%) Windows
3 2 (5.88%) CentOS
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (79.41%) Bioinformatics
2 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (32.35%) Software Engineering
4 5 (14.71%) Information Management
4 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
4 5 (14.71%) Web Development
5 3 (8.82%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (8.82%) DevOps
5 3 (8.82%) Machine Learning
5 3 (8.82%) Visualisation
6 2 (5.88%) Actionable Insight
6 2 (5.88%) Data Management
6 2 (5.88%) Data Transformation
6 2 (5.88%) DNA
6 2 (5.88%) High Availability
6 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.88%) Memory Management
6 2 (5.88%) Multithreading
6 2 (5.88%) Rapid Prototyping
6 2 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 29 (85.29%) Java
2 28 (82.35%) SQL
3 22 (64.71%) JavaScript
4 18 (52.94%) Perl
5 11 (32.35%) Python
6 5 (14.71%) C#
6 5 (14.71%) PHP
7 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (55.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Ansible
1 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.88%) Puppet
1 2 (5.88%) Salt
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Oracle