The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LIMS in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LIMS over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £46,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-9.78% +24.32%
LIMS
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1953 2024 2197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 40.18% 36.82% 38.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1608 1414 1501
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LIMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

LIMS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

LIMS
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

LIMS Salary Trend in Berkshire

LIMS
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

LIMS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 1 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) LIMS Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Consultant
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL