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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LIMS over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
England / East of England
Rank 239 267 239
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -28
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 6 1 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.10% 0.015% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.035% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 16
Median salary £31,684 - £39,750
UK excluding London median salary £31,684 £24,500 £37,022
% change year-on-year
+29.32% -33.82%

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
2283 2895 2937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.76% 42.13% 40.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1867 2237 2271
Median salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LIMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing LIMS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LIMS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Cambridgeshire - 6 £31,684 -
LIMS
England

LIMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 East of England region with a requirement for LIMS.

1 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) Relational Database
2 5 (71.43%) User Experience
2 5 (71.43%) Sass
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) Unit Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) Eclipse
2 5 (71.43%) IntelliJ
2 5 (71.43%) Informatics
2 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) JDBC
2 5 (71.43%) JSP
2 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Subversion
2 5 (71.43%) Information Management
2 5 (71.43%) Spring
2 5 (71.43%) Maven
2 5 (71.43%) Bioinformatics
2 5 (71.43%) Web Development
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) HTML

LIMS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Eclipse
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
1 5 (71.43%) IntelliJ
1 5 (71.43%) Maven
1 5 (71.43%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) LIMS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) LIMS Manager
3 1 (14.29%) QA Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Software Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Software QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
1 5 (71.43%) JDBC
1 5 (71.43%) jQuery
1 5 (71.43%) JSP
1 5 (71.43%) Sass
1 5 (71.43%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
1 5 (71.43%) Informatics
1 5 (71.43%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Bioinformatics
1 5 (71.43%) Information Management
1 5 (71.43%) Unit Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) LabWare