The first 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
Rank 132 138 149
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +11
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.16% 0.042% 0.036%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 0.14% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
856 729 969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 34.63% 30.67% 34.61%
Number of salaries quoted 637 601 780
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
LIMS
East of England

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 15 (78.95%) Spring
1 15 (78.95%) Linux
2 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 14 (73.68%) Degree
2 14 (73.68%) Informatics
2 14 (73.68%) Computer Science
3 10 (52.63%) Relational Database
3 10 (52.63%) Oracle
3 10 (52.63%) Java
3 10 (52.63%) Windows
4 9 (47.37%) Bioinformatics
4 9 (47.37%) CSS
4 9 (47.37%) OO
4 9 (47.37%) jQuery
4 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
5 5 (26.32%) RESTful
5 5 (26.32%) Open Source
5 5 (26.32%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Data Extraction
5 5 (26.32%) Django
5 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (26.32%) Robotics
5 5 (26.32%) Biology
5 5 (26.32%) Ruby on Rails
5 5 (26.32%) Web Development
5 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
5 5 (26.32%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (26.32%) DNA

LIMS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (21.05%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) Relational Database
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
2 5 (26.32%) Eclipse
2 5 (26.32%) Toad
2 5 (26.32%) Maven
3 4 (21.05%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) Software Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Principal Software Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Java Developer
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Web Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) Spring
2 9 (47.37%) CSS
2 9 (47.37%) jQuery
3 5 (26.32%) RESTful
3 5 (26.32%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (26.32%) Django
3 5 (26.32%) Ruby on Rails
3 5 (26.32%) JDBC
4 4 (21.05%) HTML
4 4 (21.05%) Ajax
4 4 (21.05%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (73.68%) Informatics
1 14 (73.68%) Computer Science
2 5 (26.32%) Open Source
2 5 (26.32%) Data Extraction
2 5 (26.32%) Robotics
2 5 (26.32%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Linux
2 10 (52.63%) Windows
3 4 (21.05%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Bioinformatics
1 9 (47.37%) OO
2 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
2 5 (26.32%) Web Development
2 5 (26.32%) DNA
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) MVC
3 4 (21.05%) Business Continuity
3 4 (21.05%) BCP
3 4 (21.05%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 10 (52.63%) Java
3 5 (26.32%) Ruby
3 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL
4 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 4 (21.05%) Perl
4 4 (21.05%) PHP
4 4 (21.05%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) VMware