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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LIMS over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
Rank 870 891 867
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -24
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 26 29 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.028% 0.029% 0.076%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.067% 0.072% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 24 26 54
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -12.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,500 £34,399
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,250 £51,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £39,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+6.32% -9.19%
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
39047 40527 45757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 42.30% 40.65% 41.70%
Number of salaries quoted 32155 32357 36936
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LIMS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing LIMS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 May 2016.

LIMS Salary Histogram in England

LIMS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LIMS within the England region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
South East +20 17 £43,500 +15.23% 2
North West +20 4 £41,500 +10.66% 1
South West - 4 £60,000 -
London +1 1 £40,000 -3.03% 1
LIMS
UK

LIMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 England region with a requirement for LIMS.

1 30 (49.18%) Degree
2 23 (37.70%) MS Excel
2 23 (37.70%) Microsoft
3 21 (34.43%) Information Management
4 19 (31.15%) Management Information System
4 19 (31.15%) SQL
4 19 (31.15%) Oracle
5 18 (29.51%) Integration Testing
6 17 (27.87%) .NET
6 17 (27.87%) JavaScript
7 16 (26.23%) C#
7 16 (26.23%) Pharmaceutical
7 16 (26.23%) Migration
7 16 (26.23%) Logistics
7 16 (26.23%) Data Migration
8 15 (24.59%) Software Engineering
8 15 (24.59%) HTML
9 14 (22.95%) ASP.NET
10 13 (21.31%) OO
11 12 (19.67%) UML
11 12 (19.67%) SQL Server
12 11 (18.03%) Project Planning
12 11 (18.03%) HL7
12 11 (18.03%) Manufacturing
12 11 (18.03%) Java
13 10 (16.39%) Visual Studio
13 10 (16.39%) Windows
13 10 (16.39%) Data Modelling
13 10 (16.39%) Law
13 10 (16.39%) Tapestry

LIMS
Top Related IT Skills in 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 9 (14.75%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.64%) CMS
2 1 (1.64%) ColdFusion
2 1 (1.64%) Drupal
2 1 (1.64%) WordPress
Applications
1 23 (37.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.56%) SAP PS
2 2 (3.28%) Sage 200
2 2 (3.28%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) LAN
1 2 (3.28%) SAN
1 2 (3.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.75%) Electronic Patient Records
3 2 (3.28%) QlikView
4 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.64%) MySQL
4 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (16.39%) Visual Studio
2 6 (9.84%) LSMW
3 1 (1.64%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 16 (26.23%) Pharmaceutical
2 11 (18.03%) Manufacturing
3 10 (16.39%) Law
4 8 (13.11%) Finance
5 6 (9.84%) Billing
5 6 (9.84%) Publishing
5 6 (9.84%) Retail
6 4 (6.56%) Aerospace
6 4 (6.56%) Military
7 3 (4.92%) Marketing
8 1 (1.64%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 15 (24.59%) Developer
2 14 (22.95%) .NET Developer
3 12 (19.67%) .NET Software Developer
3 12 (19.67%) Applications Support
3 12 (19.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 12 (19.67%) C# Developer
3 12 (19.67%) C# Software Developer
3 12 (19.67%) Software Developer
4 9 (14.75%) Software Engineer
5 8 (13.11%) .NET Software Engineer
5 8 (13.11%) Analyst
5 8 (13.11%) C# Software Engineer
5 8 (13.11%) Consultant
5 8 (13.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 7 (11.48%) Support Engineer
7 6 (9.84%) Applications Engineer
7 6 (9.84%) Applications Support Engineer
7 6 (9.84%) SAP Consultant
7 6 (9.84%) SAP Logistics Consultant
7 6 (9.84%) SAP PS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (27.87%) .NET
2 15 (24.59%) HTML
3 14 (22.95%) ASP.NET
4 10 (16.39%) Tapestry
5 9 (14.75%) jQuery
5 9 (14.75%) XML
6 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (13.11%) HTML5
7 6 (9.84%) CSS
7 6 (9.84%) EDI
8 4 (6.56%) .NET Framework
8 4 (6.56%) Web Services
8 4 (6.56%) WinForms
9 1 (1.64%) Ajax
9 1 (1.64%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.64%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 19 (31.15%) Management Information System
2 10 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (14.75%) e-Health
3 9 (14.75%) Health Informatics
3 9 (14.75%) Informatics
3 9 (14.75%) PACS
4 8 (13.11%) Client/Server
4 8 (13.11%) N-Tier
5 7 (11.48%) Computer Science
6 6 (9.84%) NHS
7 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (3.28%) PMI
9 1 (1.64%) ASTM
9 1 (1.64%) Chemistry
9 1 (1.64%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.64%) e-Learning
9 1 (1.64%) Learning Management System
9 1 (1.64%) SCORM
9 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.39%) Windows
2 7 (11.48%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.64%) Linux
3 1 (1.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (34.43%) Information Management
2 18 (29.51%) Integration Testing
3 16 (26.23%) Data Migration
3 16 (26.23%) Logistics
3 16 (26.23%) Migration
4 15 (24.59%) Software Engineering
5 13 (21.31%) OO
6 12 (19.67%) UML
7 11 (18.03%) Project Planning
8 10 (16.39%) Data Modelling
9 9 (14.75%) Analytics
9 9 (14.75%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (14.75%) MVC
10 8 (13.11%) Defect Tracking
10 8 (13.11%) Open Source
10 8 (13.11%) SOA
10 8 (13.11%) Unit Testing
11 7 (11.48%) Project Management
11 7 (11.48%) Software Testing
11 7 (11.48%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (31.15%) SQL
2 17 (27.87%) JavaScript
3 16 (26.23%) C#
4 11 (18.03%) Java
5 6 (9.84%) ABAP
5 6 (9.84%) PL/SQL
5 6 (9.84%) T-SQL
6 5 (8.20%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.92%) VB
8 1 (1.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (49.18%) Degree
2 2 (3.28%) MCP
2 2 (3.28%) MCSE
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.28%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.64%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.03%) HL7
2 6 (9.84%) Data Quality
3 5 (8.20%) GLP
3 5 (8.20%) GMP
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (37.70%) Microsoft
2 19 (31.15%) Oracle
3 7 (11.48%) SAP
4 6 (9.84%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (9.84%) VMware
5 5 (8.20%) LabWare
6 2 (3.28%) InterSystems
6 2 (3.28%) Sage
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