Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Informatics
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 127 151
Rank change year-on-year -12 +24 +7
Permanent jobs citing Informatics 36 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.16% 0.89% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 1.00% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 32 14 6
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £32,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.85% -40.91% +22.22%
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £32,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +53.85% -40.91% +22.22%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2887 2009 2533
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 93.07% 89.25% 88.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2196 1650 2180
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +8.43%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £63,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Informatics
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Informatics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

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 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Informatics in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 30 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 30 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (77.78%) GitHub
3 26 (72.22%) HTML
4 25 (69.44%) Open Source
5 23 (63.89%) PostgreSQL
6 21 (58.33%) CSS
6 21 (58.33%) Algorithms
7 20 (55.56%) Mentoring
7 20 (55.56%) Coaching
7 20 (55.56%) User Experience
7 20 (55.56%) Bitbucket
7 20 (55.56%) Mobile App
7 20 (55.56%) Web Development
7 20 (55.56%) Blog
7 20 (55.56%) Ruby
7 20 (55.56%) Ruby on Rails
7 20 (55.56%) Geospatial Data
8 12 (33.33%) Degree
9 11 (30.56%) Bioinformatics
10 9 (25.00%) Perl
11 8 (22.22%) SQL
11 8 (22.22%) Relational Database
12 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (13.89%) People Management
13 5 (13.89%) Moose
13 5 (13.89%) HTML5
13 5 (13.89%) TDD
13 5 (13.89%) Unix
13 5 (13.89%) Linux

Informatics
Co-occurring 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 1 (2.78%) Jupyter
Cloud Services
1 28 (77.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (63.89%) PostgreSQL
2 20 (55.56%) Geospatial Data
3 8 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 20 (55.56%) Bitbucket
General
1 1 (2.78%) Advertising
1 1 (2.78%) Marketing
1 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 30 (83.33%) Developer
2 20 (55.56%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Data Scientist
4 4 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Information Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Information Security Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Security Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (72.22%) HTML
2 21 (58.33%) CSS
3 20 (55.56%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (13.89%) HTML5
4 5 (13.89%) Moose
5 4 (11.11%) Web Services
6 3 (8.33%) Catalyst
6 3 (8.33%) DBIx::Class
7 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.78%) jQuery
8 1 (2.78%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 21 (58.33%) Algorithms
2 20 (55.56%) Blog
2 20 (55.56%) Mobile App
2 20 (55.56%) User Experience
3 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 3 (8.33%) LIMS
6 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Linux
1 5 (13.89%) Unix
2 2 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (69.44%) Open Source
3 20 (55.56%) Coaching
3 20 (55.56%) Mentoring
3 20 (55.56%) Web Development
4 11 (30.56%) Bioinformatics
5 5 (13.89%) OO
5 5 (13.89%) Open Source Development
5 5 (13.89%) People Management
5 5 (13.89%) TDD
6 3 (8.33%) Information Management
6 3 (8.33%) MVC
7 2 (5.56%) Information Security
7 2 (5.56%) Machine Learning
7 2 (5.56%) Network Architecture
7 2 (5.56%) Strategic Thinking
8 1 (2.78%) Analytics
8 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
8 1 (2.78%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 30 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 20 (55.56%) Ruby
3 9 (25.00%) Perl
4 8 (22.22%) SQL
5 5 (13.89%) Python
6 2 (5.56%) Java
7 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (5.56%) CISSP
4 1 (2.78%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (5.56%) Cisco