The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LIMS in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LIMS over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
Rank 825 806 820
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +14
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 29 83 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.076% 0.035%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.075% 0.19% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 26 54 20
Average salary £37,500 £43,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.79% +22.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £34,399 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £51,750 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £43,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.19% +24.28%
LIMS
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
38530 44146 39902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.66% 40.26% 39.18%
Number of salaries quoted 30761 35563 32838
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

LIMS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

LIMS Jobs Demand Trend in England

LIMS
Salary Trend in England

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

LIMS Salary Trend in England

LIMS
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LIMS across the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

LIMS Salary Histogram in England

LIMS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LIMS within the England region over the 3 months to 22 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
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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
South East -28 14 £37,750 -13.21%
East of England +9 8 £38,000 +11.29% 2
Yorkshire +9 3 £26,500 -29.33%
London +41 2 £41,250 -
West Midlands - 2 - -
North West -6 1 £37,500 -46.42% 1
LIMS
UK

LIMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the 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 40 (50.00%) C#
2 37 (46.25%) .NET
3 28 (35.00%) Information Management
3 28 (35.00%) Degree
4 20 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 16 (20.00%) SQL
6 15 (18.75%) Java
7 14 (17.50%) MVC
7 14 (17.50%) Perl
7 14 (17.50%) VB
7 14 (17.50%) Salesforce.com
7 14 (17.50%) ERP
7 14 (17.50%) Relational Database
8 13 (16.25%) Informatics
8 13 (16.25%) Computer Science
8 13 (16.25%) Windows
8 13 (16.25%) Ruby
9 12 (15.00%) Linux
10 11 (13.75%) MySQL
10 11 (13.75%) Oracle
10 11 (13.75%) SQL Server
10 11 (13.75%) Spring
10 11 (13.75%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (13.75%) Git (software)
11 10 (12.50%) TDD
11 10 (12.50%) Microsoft
12 9 (11.25%) Project Management
12 9 (11.25%) NHS
12 9 (11.25%) HL7
12 9 (11.25%) Robotics

LIMS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the 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 (7.50%) GlassFish
1 6 (7.50%) Tomcat
1 6 (7.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.50%) ArchestrA
2 2 (2.50%) Documentum
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.25%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (8.75%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.75%) MS Project
3 2 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) GitHub
1 1 (1.25%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) FTP
1 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.50%) Relational Database
2 11 (13.75%) MySQL
2 11 (13.75%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.25%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 11 (13.75%) Git (software)
2 8 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (7.50%) TestNG
3 6 (7.50%) Mockito
4 3 (3.75%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (2.50%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.50%) Subversion
5 2 (2.50%) Maven
5 2 (2.50%) NUnit
5 2 (2.50%) LSMW
6 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.25%) MSTest
6 1 (1.25%) Ranorex
General
1 7 (8.75%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (7.50%) Finance
3 4 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.50%) Publishing
4 2 (2.50%) Retail
5 1 (1.25%) Billing
5 1 (1.25%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (51.25%) Developer
2 23 (28.75%) Software Developer
3 15 (18.75%) .NET Developer
4 10 (12.50%) Architect
5 9 (11.25%) Technical Architect
6 7 (8.75%) Senior Developer
7 5 (6.25%) Analyst
7 5 (6.25%) Programmer
7 5 (6.25%) Consultant
8 4 (5.00%) Ruby Developer
8 4 (5.00%) Lead Developer
9 3 (3.75%) .NET Programmer
9 3 (3.75%) Support Consultant
9 3 (3.75%) Applications Support
9 3 (3.75%) Junior
9 3 (3.75%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.75%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 3 (3.75%) IT Assistant
10 2 (2.50%) Product Specialist
10 2 (2.50%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (46.25%) .NET
2 20 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (13.75%) Spring
4 9 (11.25%) .NET Framework
5 7 (8.75%) Ruby on Rails
6 6 (7.50%) jQuery
6 6 (7.50%) RabbitMQ
6 6 (7.50%) J2EE
6 6 (7.50%) JSP
6 6 (7.50%) XML
6 6 (7.50%) Swing
7 5 (6.25%) RESTful
8 4 (5.00%) CSS
8 4 (5.00%) HTML
8 4 (5.00%) Ajax
9 3 (3.75%) Web Services
9 3 (3.75%) Django
9 3 (3.75%) PowerMock
9 3 (3.75%) JAX-RS
10 2 (2.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.25%) Informatics
1 13 (16.25%) Computer Science
2 9 (11.25%) NHS
2 9 (11.25%) Robotics
3 6 (7.50%) Health Informatics
3 6 (7.50%) User Experience
3 6 (7.50%) PACS
3 6 (7.50%) e-Health
4 5 (6.25%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.00%) Life Science
6 3 (3.75%) Biology
6 3 (3.75%) Visualisation
6 3 (3.75%) Open Source
7 2 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.50%) Chemistry
8 1 (1.25%) ASTM
8 1 (1.25%) Biotechnology
8 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.25%) Windows
2 12 (15.00%) Linux
3 1 (1.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (35.00%) Information Management
2 14 (17.50%) MVC
2 14 (17.50%) ERP
3 11 (13.75%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (12.50%) TDD
5 9 (11.25%) Project Management
5 9 (11.25%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (10.00%) Data Migration
6 8 (10.00%) Scrum
6 8 (10.00%) Workflow
6 8 (10.00%) Migration
7 7 (8.75%) Line Management
7 7 (8.75%) Mentoring
8 6 (7.50%) Analytics
8 6 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (7.50%) Bioinformatics
9 4 (5.00%) Release Management
9 4 (5.00%) Web Development
9 4 (5.00%) PRINCE2
10 3 (3.75%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 40 (50.00%) C#
2 16 (20.00%) SQL
3 15 (18.75%) Java
4 14 (17.50%) Perl
4 14 (17.50%) VB
5 13 (16.25%) Ruby
6 7 (8.75%) JavaScript
7 6 (7.50%) Python
8 2 (2.50%) PHP
8 2 (2.50%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.50%) ABAP
9 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (35.00%) Degree
2 3 (3.75%) MCSE
2 3 (3.75%) MCP
2 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.50%) ISEB
4 1 (1.25%) MCSA
4 1 (1.25%) MCITP
4 1 (1.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.25%) HL7
2 4 (5.00%) SLA
3 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (17.50%) Salesforce.com
2 11 (13.75%) Oracle
3 10 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 6 (7.50%) Tableau
5 3 (3.75%) VMware
5 3 (3.75%) SAP
6 2 (2.50%) Agilent
6 2 (2.50%) Wonderware
7 1 (1.25%) HP
7 1 (1.25%) Dell
7 1 (1.25%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.25%) Sage
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