The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LIMS in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LIMS over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
Rank 121 124 147
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +23
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 5 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.27% 0.46% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% 1.08% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 0
Median salary £35,000 £38,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% -
UK excluding London median salary £29,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-22.36% +1.33%
LIMS
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
849 925 1051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 45.74% 42.65% 43.09%
Number of salaries quoted 681 750 794
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LIMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridgeshire region citing LIMS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

LIMS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

LIMS
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

LIMS Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

LIMS
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LIMS within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cambridge +3 4 £35,000 -7.89%
LIMS
East of England

LIMS
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing LIMS 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for LIMS.

1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Life Science
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) LabWare
2 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (20.00%) MCP
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering

LIMS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) LIMS Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) MCP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) LabWare
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft