The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LIMS in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LIMS over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
England / London
Rank 570 634 639
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +5
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 1 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.003% 0.013% 0.005%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.006% 0.026% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Median salary £75,000 £65,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +85.71%
UK excluding London median salary £30,592 £25,250 £36,544
% change year-on-year
+21.15% -30.90%

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
15558 19059 18463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.55% 47.68% 45.63%
Number of salaries quoted 12989 15798 15319
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LIMS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing LIMS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

LIMS Jobs Demand Trend in London

LIMS
Salary Trend in London

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

LIMS Salary Trend in London

LIMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for LIMS.

1 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) NHS
2 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (40.00%) Migration
2 4 (40.00%) PACS
2 4 (40.00%) e-Health
2 4 (40.00%) Informatics
2 4 (40.00%) HL7
2 4 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 4 (40.00%) Health Informatics
2 4 (40.00%) Analytics
2 4 (40.00%) Electronic Patient Records
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) Information Management
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (20.00%) Marketing
5 1 (10.00%) Open Source
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Cerner Millennium
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (10.00%) French Language

LIMS
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Cerner Millennium
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Electronic Patient Records
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Billing
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) French Language
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Local Government
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Administrator
1 3 (30.00%) DBA
1 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (30.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (20.00%) LIMS Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) LIMS Manager
3 1 (10.00%) QA Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Support Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) J2EE
1 1 (10.00%) JDBC
1 1 (10.00%) JSP
1 1 (10.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) e-Health
1 4 (40.00%) Health Informatics
1 4 (40.00%) Informatics
1 4 (40.00%) NHS
1 4 (40.00%) PACS
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (40.00%) Analytics
2 4 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 4 (40.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Information Management
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Open Source
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (10.00%) PMP
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) HL7
2 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Cerner
1 1 (10.00%) Citrix
1 1 (10.00%) HP
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) SAP