The first 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 25 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 East of England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
Rank 255 253 272
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +19
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 3 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.038% 0.026% 0.036%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.090% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.23%
Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2335 2212 2610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 29.22% 28.76% 31.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1867 1854 2134
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
LIMS
England

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
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 25 July 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
Cambridgeshire +2 3 - -
LIMS
England

LIMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 15 (83.33%) Spring
1 15 (83.33%) Linux
2 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 13 (72.22%) Degree
2 13 (72.22%) Informatics
2 13 (72.22%) Computer Science
3 10 (55.56%) Relational Database
3 10 (55.56%) Oracle
3 10 (55.56%) Java
3 10 (55.56%) Windows
4 8 (44.44%) Bioinformatics
4 8 (44.44%) CSS
4 8 (44.44%) OO
4 8 (44.44%) jQuery
4 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
5 5 (27.78%) RESTful
5 5 (27.78%) Open Source
5 5 (27.78%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
5 5 (27.78%) Data Extraction
5 5 (27.78%) Django
5 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (27.78%) Robotics
5 5 (27.78%) Biology
5 5 (27.78%) Ruby on Rails
5 5 (27.78%) Web Development
5 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
5 5 (27.78%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (27.78%) DNA

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 3 (16.67%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) Relational Database
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 5 (27.78%) Maven
2 5 (27.78%) Eclipse
2 5 (27.78%) Toad
3 3 (16.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (55.56%) Software Developer
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Principal Software Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Java Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Web Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) Spring
2 8 (44.44%) CSS
2 8 (44.44%) jQuery
3 5 (27.78%) RESTful
3 5 (27.78%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (27.78%) JDBC
3 5 (27.78%) Ruby on Rails
3 5 (27.78%) Django
4 3 (16.67%) HTML
4 3 (16.67%) JSON
4 3 (16.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (72.22%) Informatics
1 13 (72.22%) Computer Science
2 5 (27.78%) Data Extraction
2 5 (27.78%) Open Source
2 5 (27.78%) Robotics
2 5 (27.78%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Linux
2 10 (55.56%) Windows
3 3 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) OO
1 8 (44.44%) Bioinformatics
2 5 (27.78%) Web Development
2 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
2 5 (27.78%) DNA
2 5 (27.78%) MVC
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 3 (16.67%) BCP
3 3 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 10 (55.56%) Java
3 5 (27.78%) PL/SQL
3 5 (27.78%) Ruby
4 3 (16.67%) Python
4 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (16.67%) Perl
4 3 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) VMware