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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
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
513 451 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 41.40% 32.28% 36.97%
Number of salaries quoted 353 335 301
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £27,500 £25,757
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 16 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) ERP
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Information Management
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel

LIMS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Software Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Java Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) Information Management
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle