The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LIMS in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LIMS over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
Rank - - 87
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - - 0.091%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
LIMS
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
455 376 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 37.85% 31.07% 37.09%
Number of salaries quoted 314 304 337
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LIMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

LIMS Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

LIMS
Salary Trend in Essex

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

LIMS Salary Trend in Essex

LIMS
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) Matrix Management

LIMS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Software Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft