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Informatica Developer

What Does a Professional in this Career Do?

An Informatica Developer develops, test and maintains database structures and processes. Specializes in the Informatica products for data integration, ELT, management and storage. Provides support for software, product and client needs addressed through the database systems.

Job Outlook

There were 170 Informatica Developer job postings in North Carolina in the past year and 2545 in the United States.

In combination with other careers in the Database Administrator industry, which includes the Informatica Developer career, the following graph shows the number of people employed for each year since 2015:

Salary

Many new Informatica Developer jobs have salaries estimated to be in the following ranges, based on the requirements and responsibilities listed in job postings from the past year.

National

The average estimated salary in the United States for this career, based on job postings in the past year, is $100,878.

State

The average estimated salary in North Carolina for this career, based on job postings in the past year, is $101,228.

Percentiles represent the percentage that is lower than the value. For example, 25% of estimated salaries for Informatica Developer postings in the United States in the past year were lower than $96,589.

Education and Experience

Posted Informatica Developer jobs typically require the following level of education. The numbers below are based on job postings in the United States from the past year. Not all job postings list education requirements.

Education LevelPercentage
Associate's Degree0.39%
Bachelor's Degree37.01%
Master's Degree4.01%
Doctoral Degree0.31%
Other0.63%

Posted Informatica Developer jobs typically require the following number of years of experience. The numbers below are based on job postings in the United States from the past year. Not all job postings list experience requirements.

Years of ExperiencePercentage
0 to 2 years3.61%
3 to 5 years37.32%
6 to 8 years36.66%
9+ years22.4%

Skills

Below are listings of the most common general and specialized skills Informatica Developer positions expect applicants to have as well as the most common skills that distinguish individuals from their peers. The percentage of job postings that specifically mention each skill is also listed.

Baseline Skills

A skill that is required across a broad range of occupations, including this one.

  • Communication (27.5%)
  • Management (21.57%)
  • Troubleshooting (Problem Solving) (17.25%)
  • Problem Solving (16.35%)
  • Scheduling (11.08%)
  • Information Technology (9.31%)
  • Planning (8.8%)
  • Writing (7.43%)
  • Presentations (6.72%)
  • Teamwork (6.72%)

Defining Skills

A core skill for this occupation, it occurs frequently in job postings.

  • Informatica (86.54%)
  • Agile Methodology (22.71%)
  • Workflow Management (24.17%)
  • Informatica Master Data Management (23.6%)
  • Data Integration (28.63%)
  • Extract Transform Load (ETL) (59.25%)
  • Computer Science (23.03%)
  • Data Warehousing (31.35%)
  • Data Quality (25.99%)
  • Data Modeling (25.39%)
  • Informatica Powercenter (21.41%)
  • SQL (Programming Language) (52.11%)
  • Informatica Cloud (13.87%)

Necessary Skills

A skill that is requested frequently in this occupation but isn’t specific to it.

  • Java (Programming Language) (14.6%)
  • Cloud Services (10.22%)
  • Data Lakes (3.73%)
  • Amazon S3 (3.61%)
  • Microsoft Azure (4.91%)
  • Business Intelligence (8.84%)
  • Software Development (5.56%)
  • Automation (6.81%)
  • Unit Testing (12.98%)
  • Application Programming Interface (API) (15.94%)
  • Data Analysis (15.98%)
  • Business Requirements (17.96%)
  • Software As A Service (SaaS) (5.6%)
  • Amazon Web Services (12.9%)
  • Business Process (5.72%)
  • Unix (15.53%)
  • Data Management (12.65%)
  • Relational Database Management Systems (6.29%)
  • Code Review (5.84%)
  • Warehousing (7.5%)
  • Data Profiling (10.42%)
  • Debugging (8.39%)
  • Data Governance (17.52%)
  • Data Architecture (6.89%)
  • Relational Databases (9.85%)
  • Linux (7.18%)
  • Python (Programming Language) (14.48%)
  • Scrum (Software Development) (9.53%)
  • Project Management (5.88%)
  • PL/SQL (13.46%)
  • Unix Shell (10.95%)
  • Oracle SQL Developer (6.08%)
  • Microsoft SQL Servers (8.07%)
  • Oracle Databases (3.24%)
  • Shell Script (9.33%)
  • Performance Tuning (11.8%)
  • Stored Procedure (7.46%)
  • RESTful API (3.81%)
  • Systems Development Life Cycle (7.95%)
  • Web Services (9.12%)
  • Scripting (20.24%)
  • Star Schema (4.38%)
  • Extensible Markup Language (XML) (4.22%)
  • SAP Applications (3.61%)
  • Technical Design (3.81%)

Salary Boosting Skills

A professional who wishes to excel in this career path may consider developing the following highly valued skills. The percentage of job postings that specifically mention each skill is listed.

  • Informatica Master Data Management (33.54%)
  • Computer Science (32.74%)
  • Data Integration (40.69%)
  • Informatica Powercenter (30.43%)
  • Informatica Cloud (19.71%)

Alternative Job Titles

Sometimes employers post jobs with Informatica Developer skills but a different job title. Some common alternative job titles include:

  • Informatica MDM Developer
  • Lead Informatica Developer
  • Informatica Idq Developer
  • Informatica Lead
  • Informatica MDM Consultant
  • MDM Developer
  • Informatica Powercenter Developer
  • Informatica Engineer
  • Analytics Developer

Similar Occupations

If you are interested in exploring occupations with similar skills, you may want to research the following job titles. Note that we only list occupations that have at least one corresponding NC State Online and Distance Education program.

Common Employers

Here are the employers that have posted the most Informatica Developer jobs in the past year along with how many they have posted.

United States

  • Cognizant Technology Solutions (98)
  • Homesafe Alliance (84)
  • Randstad (53)
  • Health Care Service Corporation (47)
  • Diverse Lynx (45)
  • Cynet Systems (39)
  • Beacon Hill Staffing Group (35)
  • Infosys (31)
  • The Matlen Silver Group (30)
  • Apex-2000 (27)

North Carolina

  • Randstad (17)
  • Infosys (12)
  • The Matlen Silver Group (6)
  • Matrix Resources (4)
  • Motion Recruitment (4)
  • Charlotte, Nc (4)
  • Genesis10 (4)
  • ClifyX (3)
  • Apex-2000 (3)
  • Cognizant Technology Solutions (3)

NC State Programs Relevant to this Career

If you are interested in preparing for a career in this field, the following NC State Online and Distance Education programs offer a great place to start!