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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
Rank 100 96 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.085% 0.48% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 1.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £33,750 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
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
594 508 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 50.34% 40.61% 34.88%
Number of salaries quoted 432 396 237
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LIMS within the Essex region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Chelmsford - 1 - -
LIMS
East of England

LIMS
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) J2SE
1 3 (100.00%) Information Management
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) LabVantage

LIMS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) LIMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) J2SE
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Management
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) LabVantage