Period
to 22 July 2017

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 6 months to 22 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Informatics
England > South West
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 329 341 359
Rank change year-on-year +12 +18 -26
Permanent jobs citing Informatics 9 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.086% 0.081% 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.095% 0.092% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 1
South West median annual salary £27,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.50% -20.00% -
10th Percentile £21,426 £15,750 £47,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £66,900 £52,500
England median annual salary £43,500 £35,791 £45,000
% change year-on-year +21.54% -20.46% -5.26%

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 9507 9827 10572
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 90.34% 88.15% 87.56%
Number of salaries quoted 7854 8169 8777
South West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Informatics
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Informatics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

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
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Informatics in the South West over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 22 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Devon +1 6 £27,000 -37.57%
Informatics
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 6 (66.67%) Degree
1 6 (66.67%) Social Media
1 6 (66.67%) User Experience
2 4 (44.44%) Visualisation
2 4 (44.44%) Customer Requirements
2 4 (44.44%) Data Visualisation
2 4 (44.44%) Natural Language Processing
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (44.44%) Psychology
2 4 (44.44%) Web Design
3 3 (33.33%) NHS
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) UX Design
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) Health Informatics
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Management Information System

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:

Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Designer
2 2 (22.22%) Head of Technology
3 1 (11.11%) Healthcare Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Healthcare Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Implementation Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) NHS Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Project Implementation Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Social Media
1 6 (66.67%) User Experience
2 3 (33.33%) NHS
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (44.44%) Customer Requirements
1 4 (44.44%) Data Visualisation
1 4 (44.44%) Psychology
1 4 (44.44%) Visualisation
1 4 (44.44%) Web Design
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) UX Design
3 1 (11.11%) Health Informatics
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree