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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
Rank 815 806 846
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +40
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 48 51 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.048% 0.052% 0.026%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.13% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 36 41 20
Average salary £38,500 £34,142 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.76% -28.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £32,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+17.55% -31.05%
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
37714 39132 39045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.80% 39.92% 38.69%
Number of salaries quoted 30504 30675 32356
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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
East of England +6 15 £38,000 +11.29% 1
South East -33 11 £46,000 +53.33% 1
Yorkshire - 7 £45,000 -
London +18 5 £50,000 -33.77%
North West -8 4 £36,250 -3.33% 1
South West - 1 £32,500 -
LIMS
UK

LIMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 37 (37.37%) .NET
2 35 (35.35%) C#
3 34 (34.34%) Information Management
4 33 (33.33%) Degree
5 23 (23.23%) SQL
6 22 (22.22%) Windows
7 21 (21.21%) ERP
7 21 (21.21%) Microsoft
7 21 (21.21%) Java
8 20 (20.20%) Informatics
9 18 (18.18%) ASP.NET
10 15 (15.15%) Oracle
10 15 (15.15%) Linux
11 14 (14.14%) jQuery
12 13 (13.13%) Web Development
12 13 (13.13%) Spring
13 12 (12.12%) Ruby on Rails
13 12 (12.12%) Ruby
13 12 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (12.12%) Project Management
13 12 (12.12%) Perl
13 12 (12.12%) Technical Architecture
13 12 (12.12%) Life Science
14 10 (10.10%) Computer Science
14 10 (10.10%) Jenkins
14 10 (10.10%) Relational Database
14 10 (10.10%) PL/SQL
14 10 (10.10%) JDBC
14 10 (10.10%) NHS
14 10 (10.10%) Eclipse

LIMS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.02%) Documentum
2 2 (2.02%) IIS
3 1 (1.01%) ArchestrA
Applications
1 5 (5.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.01%) MS Project
2 1 (1.01%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Sage 200
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.10%) Relational Database
2 8 (8.08%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.06%) MySQL
4 3 (3.03%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.01%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.01%) QlikView
6 1 (1.01%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 10 (10.10%) Maven
1 10 (10.10%) Eclipse
1 10 (10.10%) Jenkins
2 6 (6.06%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.03%) NUnit
3 3 (3.03%) Subversion
3 3 (3.03%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.01%) MSTest
General
1 8 (8.08%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (4.04%) Finance
3 3 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.02%) Marketing
5 1 (1.01%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 45 (45.45%) Developer
2 27 (27.27%) Software Developer
3 20 (20.20%) Analyst
4 13 (13.13%) Architect
5 12 (12.12%) Technical Architect
5 12 (12.12%) .NET Developer
6 8 (8.08%) Support Analyst
7 7 (7.07%) Administrator
7 7 (7.07%) Business Analyst
7 7 (7.07%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (7.07%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 6 (6.06%) Senior Developer
9 5 (5.05%) Programmer
10 4 (4.04%) Junior
10 4 (4.04%) Ruby Developer
11 3 (3.03%) Junior Developer
11 3 (3.03%) Technical Tester
11 3 (3.03%) Junior .NET Developer
11 3 (3.03%) Lead Developer
11 3 (3.03%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (37.37%) .NET
2 18 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 14 (14.14%) jQuery
4 13 (13.13%) Spring
5 12 (12.12%) Ruby on Rails
6 10 (10.10%) JDBC
7 6 (6.06%) .NET Framework
7 6 (6.06%) RESTful
8 4 (4.04%) Ajax
8 4 (4.04%) HTML
8 4 (4.04%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (3.03%) WCF
9 3 (3.03%) WPF
9 3 (3.03%) Django
9 3 (3.03%) CSS
9 3 (3.03%) XML
10 2 (2.02%) JSP
10 2 (2.02%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (1.01%) HTML5
11 1 (1.01%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.20%) Informatics
2 12 (12.12%) Life Science
3 10 (10.10%) NHS
3 10 (10.10%) Computer Science
4 7 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (6.06%) Health Informatics
5 6 (6.06%) PACS
5 6 (6.06%) e-Health
6 4 (4.04%) Biology
6 4 (4.04%) Open Source
6 4 (4.04%) Robotics
7 3 (3.03%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.03%) Biotechnology
8 2 (2.02%) Social Media
8 2 (2.02%) Visualisation
8 2 (2.02%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.01%) Chemistry
9 1 (1.01%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.01%) N-Tier
9 1 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 22 (22.22%) Windows
2 15 (15.15%) Linux
3 1 (1.01%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (34.34%) Information Management
2 21 (21.21%) ERP
3 13 (13.13%) Web Development
4 12 (12.12%) Project Management
4 12 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (12.12%) Technical Architecture
5 9 (9.09%) Bioinformatics
5 9 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 9 (9.09%) Line Management
6 8 (8.08%) Mentoring
6 8 (8.08%) MVC
7 7 (7.07%) CRM
8 6 (6.06%) Workflow
8 6 (6.06%) Migration
8 6 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (6.06%) Analytics
8 6 (6.06%) Data Migration
9 5 (5.05%) TDD
9 5 (5.05%) OO
9 5 (5.05%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 35 (35.35%) C#
2 23 (23.23%) SQL
3 21 (21.21%) Java
4 12 (12.12%) Perl
4 12 (12.12%) Ruby
5 10 (10.10%) PL/SQL
6 9 (9.09%) VB
7 6 (6.06%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.02%) PHP
9 1 (1.01%) C
9 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (4.04%) VCP4
2 4 (4.04%) ISEB
3 3 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.02%) MCP
4 2 (2.02%) MCSE
4 2 (2.02%) MCSA
4 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.02%) MCITP
5 1 (1.01%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.07%) HL7
2 4 (4.04%) SLA
3 1 (1.01%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 15 (15.15%) Oracle
3 9 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.02%) Agilent
5 1 (1.01%) Wonderware
5 1 (1.01%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.01%) SAP
5 1 (1.01%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.01%) Sage
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