Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Informix skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Informix over the 6 months to 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Informix
UK
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1135 1159 1195
Rank change year-on-year +24 +36 +41
Permanent jobs citing Informix 45 52 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.026% 0.029% 0.047%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.085% 0.096% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 41 29 80
UK median annual salary £55,000 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.67% -25.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £55,100 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -25.00% +17.65%

Informix is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 53,216 54,385 61,394
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.40% 30.67% 30.25%
Number of salaries quoted 43,399 45,600 52,313
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

Informix
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Informix in the UK

Informix
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Informix in the UK

Informix
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Informix over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Informix in the UK

Informix
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Informix within the UK over the 6 months to 20 July 2018. 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
England +26 45 £55,000 +46.67% 7
London +23 32 £55,000 +50.68% 4
UK excluding London -13 13 £45,000 +20.00% 6
Midlands +8 7 £35,000 +1.45% 1
West Midlands - 5 £35,000 - 1
South East -14 4 £100,000 +110.53%
East Midlands +12 2 £31,250 -9.42%
East of England +4 2 £45,000 +16.13%

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, IT jobs citing Informix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Informix.

1 28 (62.22%) SQL Server
2 24 (53.33%) SQL
2 24 (53.33%) Linux
3 19 (42.22%) Oracle
4 17 (37.78%) MongoDB
5 16 (35.56%) Relational Database
5 16 (35.56%) RDBMS
5 16 (35.56%) Banking
6 15 (33.33%) Games
7 14 (31.11%) Unix
8 13 (28.89%) Oracle Database 12c
8 13 (28.89%) Oracle Database
9 12 (26.67%) Investment Banking
9 12 (26.67%) Oracle RAC
9 12 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (26.67%) PL/SQL
9 12 (26.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 12 (26.67%) Red Hat
10 11 (24.44%) Sybase
10 11 (24.44%) CMDB
11 10 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
12 9 (20.00%) NuoDB
12 9 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
12 9 (20.00%) Remedy
13 8 (17.78%) Control-M
13 8 (17.78%) BMC
13 8 (17.78%) Oracle Database 10g
13 8 (17.78%) ITIL
13 8 (17.78%) Toad
13 8 (17.78%) Windows

Informix
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 8 (17.78%) Apache
2 4 (8.89%) WebSphere
2 4 (8.89%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (6.67%) JBoss
3 3 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 3 (6.67%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (15.56%) Line 500
2 7 (15.56%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.11%) Akamai
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) DNS
2 3 (6.67%) InfiniBand
2 3 (6.67%) SAN
3 2 (4.44%) SMS
4 1 (2.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (62.22%) SQL Server
2 17 (37.78%) MongoDB
3 16 (35.56%) RDBMS
3 16 (35.56%) Relational Database
4 13 (28.89%) Oracle Database
4 13 (28.89%) Oracle Database 12c
5 9 (20.00%) NuoDB
6 8 (17.78%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (17.78%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (17.78%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (17.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (17.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (17.78%) SQL Server 2014
6 8 (17.78%) SQL Server 2016
7 5 (11.11%) Couchbase
7 5 (11.11%) MySQL
7 5 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (8.89%) DB2
9 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Toad
2 1 (2.22%) JIRA
General
1 16 (35.56%) Banking
2 15 (33.33%) Games
3 12 (26.67%) Investment Banking
4 4 (8.89%) Finance
5 3 (6.67%) Wholesale Banking
6 2 (4.44%) Marketing
6 2 (4.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (48.89%) DBA
2 16 (35.56%) Administrator
3 13 (28.89%) Oracle DBA
4 11 (24.44%) SQL DBA
5 7 (15.56%) Analyst
6 6 (13.33%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
6 6 (13.33%) SQL Server DBA
7 5 (11.11%) Developer
7 5 (11.11%) Informix DBA
8 4 (8.89%) Senior DBA
8 4 (8.89%) Senior Informix DBA
9 3 (6.67%) C++ Team Leader
9 3 (6.67%) Enterprise Architect
9 3 (6.67%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
9 3 (6.67%) Java Solutions Architect
9 3 (6.67%) Lead Enterprise Architect
9 3 (6.67%) Lead Java Developer
9 3 (6.67%) Lead Solutions Architect
9 3 (6.67%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (6.67%) Network Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) ODBC
2 5 (11.11%) .NET
2 5 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 5 (11.11%) CSS
2 5 (11.11%) React
2 5 (11.11%) WebSockets
3 3 (6.67%) J2EE
3 3 (6.67%) JDBC
3 3 (6.67%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (2.22%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) CMDB
2 7 (15.56%) Driving Licence
3 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.67%) Hedge funds
4 3 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (4.44%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (53.33%) Linux
2 14 (31.11%) Unix
3 12 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (17.78%) Solaris
4 8 (17.78%) Windows
5 3 (6.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (17.78%) ITIL
3 7 (15.56%) Data Migration
3 7 (15.56%) ERP
3 7 (15.56%) ITSM
3 7 (15.56%) Load Balancing
3 7 (15.56%) Migration
3 7 (15.56%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (15.56%) Service Management
4 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.11%) Regulatory Compliance
4 5 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 5 (11.11%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 5 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 5 (11.11%) Synthetic Monitoring
5 4 (8.89%) Change Management
5 4 (8.89%) Database Optimisation
5 4 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (8.89%) Proactive Monitoring
5 4 (8.89%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (53.33%) SQL
2 12 (26.67%) PL/SQL
3 7 (15.56%) Perl
4 5 (11.11%) Java
4 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.11%) Python
5 4 (8.89%) PHP
6 3 (6.67%) Bash Shell
6 3 (6.67%) C#
6 3 (6.67%) C++
7 2 (4.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) CCNP
1 3 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 12 (26.67%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (6.67%) NFS
2 3 (6.67%) Samba
3 2 (4.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (26.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 8 (17.78%) Control-M
2 8 (17.78%) Oracle ZFS
3 6 (13.33%) NetBackup
3 6 (13.33%) Unicenter
4 2 (4.44%) Ansible
4 2 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (42.22%) Oracle
2 12 (26.67%) Red Hat
3 11 (24.44%) Sybase
4 9 (20.00%) Remedy
5 8 (17.78%) BMC
6 7 (15.56%) Sage
7 6 (13.33%) CA
7 6 (13.33%) F5
8 5 (11.11%) New Relic
9 2 (4.44%) Google
10 1 (2.22%) IBM