The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LIMS in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LIMS over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
Rank 250 270 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 8 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.11% 0.15% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% 0.40% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 0
Average salary £38,000 £34,142 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.29% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
LIMS
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2993 3256 3046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 40.08% 38.54% 37.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2330 2538 2635
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

LIMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

LIMS Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

LIMS
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

LIMS Salary Trend in the East of England

LIMS
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LIMS across the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

LIMS Salary Histogram in the East of England

LIMS
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LIMS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. 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
Cambridgeshire +11 7 £36,285 +6.27% 2
Hertfordshire - 1 £60,000 - 1
LIMS
England

LIMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 14 (53.85%) Perl
2 13 (50.00%) Java
2 13 (50.00%) Ruby
3 12 (46.15%) MVC
3 12 (46.15%) Linux
3 12 (46.15%) Degree
3 12 (46.15%) Relational Database
4 11 (42.31%) Git (software)
4 11 (42.31%) C#
4 11 (42.31%) MySQL
4 11 (42.31%) Windows
4 11 (42.31%) Spring
5 10 (38.46%) SQL
6 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (34.62%) TDD
6 9 (34.62%) Robotics
7 8 (30.77%) Computer Science
7 8 (30.77%) Jenkins
8 7 (26.92%) SDLC
8 7 (26.92%) Information Management
8 7 (26.92%) Ruby on Rails
9 6 (23.08%) Bioinformatics
9 6 (23.08%) Scrum
9 6 (23.08%) Workflow
9 6 (23.08%) Swing
9 6 (23.08%) Tomcat
9 6 (23.08%) Python
9 6 (23.08%) J2EE
9 6 (23.08%) JSP
9 6 (23.08%) TestNG

LIMS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 6 (23.08%) Tomcat
1 6 (23.08%) GlassFish
2 2 (7.69%) ArchestrA
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) Relational Database
2 11 (42.31%) MySQL
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (42.31%) Git (software)
2 8 (30.77%) Jenkins
3 6 (23.08%) TestNG
3 6 (23.08%) Mockito
4 2 (7.69%) Eclipse
4 2 (7.69%) Maven
General
1 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) Developer
2 9 (34.62%) Software Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Senior Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Ruby Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Applications Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Junior Project Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Java Programmer
7 1 (3.85%) Development Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Programmer
7 1 (3.85%) Service Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Software Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) Spring
2 7 (26.92%) Ruby on Rails
3 6 (23.08%) J2EE
3 6 (23.08%) JSP
3 6 (23.08%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (23.08%) Swing
4 5 (19.23%) .NET
4 5 (19.23%) RESTful
5 3 (11.54%) PowerMock
5 3 (11.54%) JAX-RS
5 3 (11.54%) Web Services
5 3 (11.54%) Django
6 2 (7.69%) jQuery
6 2 (7.69%) JDBC
7 1 (3.85%) Ext JS
7 1 (3.85%) Catalyst
7 1 (3.85%) DBIx::Class
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Robotics
2 8 (30.77%) Computer Science
3 6 (23.08%) Informatics
3 6 (23.08%) User Experience
4 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
5 4 (15.38%) Life Science
6 3 (11.54%) Visualisation
6 3 (11.54%) Biology
7 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
7 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Linux
2 11 (42.31%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) MVC
2 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) TDD
3 7 (26.92%) Information Management
3 7 (26.92%) SDLC
4 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
4 6 (23.08%) Bioinformatics
4 6 (23.08%) Workflow
4 6 (23.08%) Scrum
5 5 (19.23%) ERP
6 4 (15.38%) Web Development
7 3 (11.54%) DNA
7 3 (11.54%) OO
7 3 (11.54%) Validation
7 3 (11.54%) Open Source
7 3 (11.54%) CRUD
7 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (7.69%) Requirements Engineering
8 2 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) Perl
2 13 (50.00%) Java
2 13 (50.00%) Ruby
3 11 (42.31%) C#
4 10 (38.46%) SQL
5 6 (23.08%) Python
6 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
7 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
7 2 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) MCP
2 1 (3.85%) MCSE
2 1 (3.85%) MCSA
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Tableau
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.54%) VMware
4 2 (7.69%) Wonderware
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle
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JM
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Posted: 2 days ago
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The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
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