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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LIMS over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
Rank 124 131 150
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +19
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 8 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.32% 0.093% 0.066%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.81% 0.22% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £35,772 - £41,250
90% offered a salary of more than £35,154 - £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £36,390 - £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £34,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.44% -13.75%
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
989 929 1218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 40.17% 43.19% 40.17%
Number of salaries quoted 697 739 1031
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

LIMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LIMS across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LIMS within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 1 £35,000 -
LIMS
East of England

LIMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (83.33%) Bioinformatics
2 10 (83.33%) Degree
2 10 (83.33%) Informatics
2 10 (83.33%) jQuery
3 7 (58.33%) Java
4 6 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 6 (50.00%) Windows
4 6 (50.00%) Linux
4 6 (50.00%) Information Management
4 6 (50.00%) Spring
5 5 (41.67%) Maven
5 5 (41.67%) Subversion
5 5 (41.67%) UNIX
5 5 (41.67%) VMware
5 5 (41.67%) Business Continuity
5 5 (41.67%) Eclipse
5 5 (41.67%) SSL
5 5 (41.67%) BCP
5 5 (41.67%) OO
5 5 (41.67%) CSS
5 5 (41.67%) JDBC
5 5 (41.67%) Apache
5 5 (41.67%) Python
5 5 (41.67%) HTML
5 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
5 5 (41.67%) Perl
5 5 (41.67%) PHP
5 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (41.67%) Git (software)

LIMS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Subversion
1 5 (41.67%) Maven
1 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
1 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
1 5 (41.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (8.33%) Toad
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Web Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Web Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) jQuery
2 6 (50.00%) Spring
3 5 (41.67%) Ajax
3 5 (41.67%) JSON
3 5 (41.67%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) CSS
3 5 (41.67%) JDBC
4 1 (8.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Informatics
2 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (33.33%) Life Science
4 1 (8.33%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Bioinformatics
2 6 (50.00%) Information Management
3 5 (41.67%) Business Continuity Planning
3 5 (41.67%) Web Development
3 5 (41.67%) OO
3 5 (41.67%) BCP
3 5 (41.67%) Business Continuity
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 5 (41.67%) Python
4 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (41.67%) Perl
4 5 (41.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle