The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Informatics
England / South West
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 227 248 248
Rank change year-on-year +21 0  
Permanent jobs citing Informatics 6 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.12% 0.087% 0.016%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.098% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 1
Median salary £27,000 £16,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +63.63% -67.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £39,729 £30,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year +32.43% -29.82%  

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 the South West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4682 5089 5426
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 90.40% 88.41% 87.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3850 4197 4433
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

Informatics
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Informatics in the South West

Informatics
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Informatics within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 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
Devon +2 6 £27,000 +63.63%
Informatics
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 South West region with a requirement for Informatics.

1 11 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) NHS
1 11 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
1 11 (50.00%) Analytics
2 9 (40.91%) User Experience
2 9 (40.91%) Degree
2 9 (40.91%) Social Media
3 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
3 5 (22.73%) UX Design
3 5 (22.73%) Big Data
4 4 (18.18%) Visualisation
4 4 (18.18%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (18.18%) Web Design
4 4 (18.18%) Data Visualisation
4 4 (18.18%) Natural Language Processing
4 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (18.18%) Psychology
5 2 (9.09%) Resource Management
5 2 (9.09%) Health Informatics
5 2 (9.09%) Marketing
5 2 (9.09%) Finance
5 2 (9.09%) EPoS
5 2 (9.09%) Driving Licence
5 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.09%) Coaching

Informatics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) Big Data
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Associate Director
2 9 (40.91%) Designer
3 2 (9.09%) Installations Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) NHS
2 9 (40.91%) Social Media
2 9 (40.91%) User Experience
3 2 (9.09%) Driving Licence
3 2 (9.09%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Analytics
1 11 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
2 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
2 5 (22.73%) UX Design
3 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (18.18%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (18.18%) Data Visualisation
3 4 (18.18%) Psychology
3 4 (18.18%) Visualisation
3 4 (18.18%) Web Design
4 2 (9.09%) Coaching
4 2 (9.09%) Health Informatics
4 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 2 (9.09%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Degree