The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LIMS in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LIMS over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
Rank 49 28 35
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +7
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 5 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 1.99% 2.61% 0.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.11% 6.52% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 1
Average salary £43,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £46,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
-9.78% +23.48%
LIMS
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon region.

Miscellaneous Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
161 46 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 64.14% 40.00% 36.02%
Number of salaries quoted 70 31 48
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LIMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LIMS across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

LIMS Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

LIMS
Salary Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LIMS across the Abingdon region.

LIMS Salary Trend in Abingdon

LIMS
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing LIMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LIMS.

1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) VB.NET
2 4 (80.00%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (80.00%) Information Management
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) LabWare
3 3 (60.00%) VB
4 1 (20.00%) SAP

LIMS
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing LIMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LIMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 4 (80.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 4 (80.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 4 (80.00%) C# Developer
1 4 (80.00%) C# Software Developer
1 4 (80.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Software Developer
1 4 (80.00%) VB.NET Developer
1 4 (80.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (80.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (60.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) LabWare
1 4 (80.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (20.00%) SAP