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

Informatics
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 793 854 890
Rank change year-on-year +61 +36  
Permanent jobs citing Informatics 96 86 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.088% 0.083%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.099% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 75 71 58
Median salary £43,115 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.97% -25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £25,250 £33,253
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £70,000 £73,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +34.28% -17.64%  

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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 79789 87214 97872
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.72% 88.92% 88.07%
Number of salaries quoted 263898 300520 316679
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £31,000 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £81,250 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Informatics
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Informatics in the UK

Informatics
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Informatics in the UK

Informatics
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Informatics over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Informatics in the UK

Informatics
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Informatics within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 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
England +86 86 £45,000 +12.50% 8
UK excluding London +38 73 £47,000 +34.28% 8
East of England +11 30 £40,000 - 4
London +28 22 £42,500 -20.56% 1
North of England +2 14 £52,500 +50.00% 2
South East +46 12 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Scotland +4 6 £43,500 - 1
Midlands +15 5 £37,500 +78.57%
South West -3 3 £27,000 -40.00%
Wales -16 3 £29,500 -1.66%

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 with a requirement for Informatics.

1 84 (41.18%) SQL
2 74 (36.27%) Degree
3 73 (35.78%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (25.49%) JavaScript
5 51 (25.00%) Java
6 47 (23.04%) Computer Science
7 46 (22.55%) Health Informatics
8 45 (22.06%) Oracle
9 44 (21.57%) Python
10 42 (20.59%) NHS
11 38 (18.63%) Pharmaceutical
12 36 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
13 35 (17.16%) Bioinformatics
14 34 (16.67%) Data Management
14 34 (16.67%) Management Information System
14 34 (16.67%) Test Automation
15 33 (16.18%) Finance
15 33 (16.18%) Data Modelling
16 32 (15.69%) SQL Server
16 32 (15.69%) Spring
16 32 (15.69%) Web Development
17 31 (15.20%) TDD
17 31 (15.20%) .NET
17 31 (15.20%) RESTful
18 30 (14.71%) XML
18 30 (14.71%) ETL
19 28 (13.73%) Linux
19 28 (13.73%) Perl
20 27 (13.24%) Visualisation
20 27 (13.24%) Computer Science Degree

Informatics
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 19 (9.31%) Apache Spark
1 19 (9.31%) JBoss
2 15 (7.35%) Apache
3 9 (4.41%) Apache Solr
3 9 (4.41%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (4.41%) nginx
4 6 (2.94%) OpenStack
4 6 (2.94%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.94%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.45%) Jetty
5 5 (2.45%) SAS
6 2 (0.98%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.49%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.49%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.49%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (9.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (5.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (3.92%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (1.96%) Camtasia
4 4 (1.96%) FrameMaker
4 4 (1.96%) RoboHelp
5 2 (0.98%) SPSS
6 1 (0.49%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.49%) Stata
Business Applications
1 4 (1.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (9.80%) Amazon AWS
1 20 (9.80%) GitHub
2 9 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.94%) Office 365
4 4 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.96%) HTTP
2 3 (1.47%) PPP
3 2 (0.98%) Skype
3 2 (0.98%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.49%) GoToMeeting
4 1 (0.49%) Internet
4 1 (0.49%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 26 (12.75%) Big Data
3 25 (12.25%) Relational Database
4 15 (7.35%) NoSQL
5 13 (6.37%) MongoDB
6 11 (5.39%) CouchDB
6 11 (5.39%) Oracle Database
7 9 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (3.92%) BusinessObjects
8 8 (3.92%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 8 (3.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (2.94%) MySQL
9 6 (2.94%) Neo4j
9 6 (2.94%) Text Mining
10 5 (2.45%) QlikView
10 5 (2.45%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (1.47%) Apache Hive
12 3 (1.47%) Geospatial Data
13 2 (0.98%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 20 (9.80%) Git (software)
1 20 (9.80%) JIRA
2 19 (9.31%) Talend Open Studio
3 12 (5.88%) Subversion
4 8 (3.92%) Visual Studio
5 6 (2.94%) Maven
6 5 (2.45%) Gradle
6 5 (2.45%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.96%) Bitbucket
7 4 (1.96%) Gatling
7 4 (1.96%) JMeter
7 4 (1.96%) LoadRunner
7 4 (1.96%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (1.47%) Selenium
9 2 (0.98%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.49%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.49%) Redmine
10 1 (0.49%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.49%) WebDriver
General
1 38 (18.63%) Pharmaceutical
2 33 (16.18%) Finance
3 23 (11.27%) Marketing
4 5 (2.45%) Back Office
5 3 (1.47%) Banking
5 3 (1.47%) Spanish Language
5 3 (1.47%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.49%) Games
6 1 (0.49%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 96 (47.06%) Developer
2 39 (19.12%) Java Developer
3 38 (18.63%) Software Developer
4 31 (15.20%) Senior Developer
5 26 (12.75%) Analyst
5 26 (12.75%) Architect
6 23 (11.27%) Senior Software Developer
7 22 (10.78%) Java Engineer
8 18 (8.82%) AWS Developer
9 15 (7.35%) AWS Engineer
9 15 (7.35%) Java Architect
10 13 (6.37%) SQL Developer
10 13 (6.37%) XML Architect
10 13 (6.37%) XML Developer
11 12 (5.88%) SQL Analyst
12 11 (5.39%) AWS Architect
12 11 (5.39%) Data Analyst
12 11 (5.39%) Solutions Architect
13 9 (4.41%) Information Analyst
13 9 (4.41%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (15.69%) Spring
2 31 (15.20%) .NET
2 31 (15.20%) RESTful
3 30 (14.71%) XML
4 23 (11.27%) SOAP
5 22 (10.78%) HTML
5 22 (10.78%) Java EE
6 21 (10.29%) REST
7 20 (9.80%) CSS
8 19 (9.31%) Apache Camel
8 19 (9.31%) Web Services
8 19 (9.31%) XML Schema
9 15 (7.35%) DBIx::Class
10 12 (5.88%) jQuery
11 11 (5.39%) Moose
11 11 (5.39%) Node.js
12 10 (4.90%) ASP.NET
12 10 (4.90%) CPAN
12 10 (4.90%) Express
13 8 (3.92%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 47 (23.04%) Computer Science
2 42 (20.59%) NHS
3 34 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 24 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (11.76%) Life Science
5 11 (5.39%) Algorithms
6 9 (4.41%) User Experience
7 6 (2.94%) LIMS
7 6 (2.94%) Pharmacovigilance
7 6 (2.94%) Social Media
8 5 (2.45%) Private Cloud
9 4 (1.96%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.47%) Blog
10 3 (1.47%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (1.47%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.98%) CUDA
11 2 (0.98%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (0.98%) Semantic Web
11 2 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
12 1 (0.49%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 28 (13.73%) Linux
2 10 (4.90%) VMS
2 10 (4.90%) Windows
3 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.49%) Unix
4 1 (0.49%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (35.78%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (22.55%) Health Informatics
3 36 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
4 35 (17.16%) Bioinformatics
5 34 (16.67%) Data Management
5 34 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 33 (16.18%) Data Modelling
7 32 (15.69%) Web Development
8 31 (15.20%) TDD
9 30 (14.71%) ETL
10 27 (13.24%) Visualisation
11 23 (11.27%) Data Integration
11 23 (11.27%) DevOps
11 23 (11.27%) Resource Management
12 19 (9.31%) Open Source
12 19 (9.31%) Project Management
13 18 (8.82%) Analytics
13 18 (8.82%) BDD
13 18 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
14 16 (7.84%) Chemistry
Programming Languages
1 84 (41.18%) SQL
2 52 (25.49%) JavaScript
3 51 (25.00%) Java
4 44 (21.57%) Python
5 28 (13.73%) Perl
6 26 (12.75%) C#
7 17 (8.33%) Ruby
8 14 (6.86%) C++
9 10 (4.90%) Shell Script
9 10 (4.90%) T-SQL
10 8 (3.92%) VBA
11 7 (3.43%) Bash Shell
12 6 (2.94%) PHP
13 5 (2.45%) Scala
13 5 (2.45%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.47%) R
15 2 (0.98%) C
15 2 (0.98%) MATLAB
16 1 (0.49%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 74 (36.27%) Degree
2 27 (13.24%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (6.86%) Postgraduate
4 10 (4.90%) PhD
5 4 (1.96%) ISEB
5 4 (1.96%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (1.47%) MCSE
6 3 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.49%) CISSP
7 1 (0.49%) GSEC
7 1 (0.49%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.49%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.49%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.37%) Data Quality
2 10 (4.90%) QA
3 5 (2.45%) HL7
4 4 (1.96%) GxP
4 4 (1.96%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (5.39%) LXC
2 9 (4.41%) Docker
3 1 (0.49%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.49%) KVM
3 1 (0.49%) Slurm Workload Manager
3 1 (0.49%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (0.98%) Ansible
1 2 (0.98%) Kubernetes
1 2 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.98%) Puppet
2 1 (0.49%) Mesos
Vendors
1 45 (22.06%) Oracle
2 19 (9.31%) Talend
3 15 (7.35%) Microsoft
4 8 (3.92%) SAP
5 6 (2.94%) Tableau
6 5 (2.45%) MicroStrategy
7 4 (1.96%) VMware
8 3 (1.47%) Cisco
8 3 (1.47%) EMC
8 3 (1.47%) HP
8 3 (1.47%) NetApp
9 1 (0.49%) Pegasus
9 1 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.49%) Splunk
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Parham Consulting
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus bonus, benefits and superb pension (12% n
Posted: 9 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent Salary and Benefits packag
Posted: 6 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Amgen Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Wilmslow
SThree
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Agentis Solution
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago