The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Informatics
UK / Wales
Rank 97 91 104
Rank change year-on-year -6 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Informatics 2 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.18% 0.94% 0.075%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 1.15% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 0
Median salary £29,250 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,862 £34,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +20.18% -20.93%  

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 Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 934 1130 1126
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 86.24% 81.29% 84.92%
Number of salaries quoted 763 946 960
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Informatics
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

Informatics
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Informatics in Wales

Informatics
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Informatics within the Wales region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
South Wales +5 2 £29,250 -11.36% 3
Informatics
UK

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Wales region with a requirement for Informatics.

1 19 (100.00%) .NET
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 19 (100.00%) XML
1 19 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 19 (100.00%) NHS
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (100.00%) TDD
1 19 (100.00%) Coaching
2 17 (89.47%) Management Information System
2 17 (89.47%) MS Excel
3 15 (78.95%) CSS
3 15 (78.95%) HTML
3 15 (78.95%) JavaScript
4 13 (68.42%) SQL
4 13 (68.42%) T-SQL
4 13 (68.42%) C#
4 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
4 13 (68.42%) MVC
4 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (57.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 11 (57.89%) .NET Framework
5 11 (57.89%) WCF
5 11 (57.89%) WinForms
5 11 (57.89%) OO
6 9 (47.37%) XSLT
7 8 (42.11%) PHP
7 8 (42.11%) XForms
8 7 (36.84%) Visual Studio
8 7 (36.84%) Team Foundation Server

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 6 (31.58%) ColdFusion
2 2 (10.53%) IIS
2 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (89.47%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (57.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (31.58%) MySQL
3 6 (31.58%) NoSQL
4 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (36.84%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) .NET Developer
3 8 (42.11%) Software Developer
4 7 (36.84%) SQL Developer
5 5 (26.32%) .NET Software Developer
5 5 (26.32%) PHP Developer
6 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
6 3 (15.79%) Junior
6 3 (15.79%) Junior .NET Developer
6 3 (15.79%) Junior Developer
6 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (10.53%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
1 19 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 19 (100.00%) XML
2 15 (78.95%) CSS
2 15 (78.95%) HTML
3 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (57.89%) .NET Framework
4 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 11 (57.89%) WCF
4 11 (57.89%) WinForms
5 9 (47.37%) XSLT
6 8 (42.11%) XForms
7 6 (31.58%) jQuery
7 6 (31.58%) Node.js
8 2 (10.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (100.00%) NHS
2 17 (89.47%) Management Information System
3 4 (21.05%) Reference Data
4 2 (10.53%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (100.00%) Coaching
1 19 (100.00%) TDD
2 13 (68.42%) MVC
3 11 (57.89%) OO
4 6 (31.58%) Scrum
5 4 (21.05%) OOP
5 4 (21.05%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (21.05%) SDLC
5 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
6 2 (10.53%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) JavaScript
2 13 (68.42%) C#
2 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 13 (68.42%) T-SQL
3 8 (42.11%) PHP
4 7 (36.84%) VB.NET
5 2 (10.53%) Java
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) Oracle
3 6 (31.58%) RedGate
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
NHS Wales Informatics Service
Salary: From £26,302 to £35,225 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
NHS Wales Informatics Service
Salary: From £21,909 to £35,225 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago