The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Informatics
UK / Scotland
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 150 158
Rank change year-on-year +3 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Informatics 2 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.084% 0.38% 0.032%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.092% 0.42% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Median salary - £38,750 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +46.22%  
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £30,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +31.66% -29.41%  

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 Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2183 2603 2821
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.68% 90.57% 89.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1370 1606 1729
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Informatics
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

Informatics
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Informatics in Scotland

Informatics
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Informatics within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -5 2 - -
Informatics
UK

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Informatics.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Classic ASP
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) PhD
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) VB6
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) HL7
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Health Informatics
2 1 (50.00%) Redmine
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) NancyFx

Informatics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (50.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) GoToMeeting
1 1 (50.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Redmine
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Classic ASP
2 1 (50.00%) NancyFx
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Health Informatics
1 1 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VB6
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) HL7
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle