The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LIMS in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LIMS over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
North West / Manchester
Rank 197 170 189
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +19
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 3 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.078% 0.27% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 0.70% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 4
Median salary - £46,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +28.27%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,259 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.48% +4.69%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1669 1277 1353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.51% 38.65% 34.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1372 1026 1123
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LIMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

LIMS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

LIMS
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

LIMS Salary Trend in Manchester

LIMS
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Manchester region with a requirement for LIMS.

1 4 (100.00%) SAP
1 4 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (75.00%) Publishing
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) EDI
2 3 (75.00%) Logistics
2 3 (75.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (75.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 3 (75.00%) LSMW
2 3 (75.00%) Billing
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Demand Management
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) ABAP
2 3 (75.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) TrackWise
3 1 (25.00%) SAP MII
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Ariba
3 1 (25.00%) SAP SD
3 1 (25.00%) SAP APO
3 1 (25.00%) AutoCAD
3 1 (25.00%) SAP PM
3 1 (25.00%) Maximo

LIMS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Maximo
1 1 (25.00%) SAP APO
1 1 (25.00%) SAP MII
1 1 (25.00%) SAP PM
1 1 (25.00%) SAP SD
1 1 (25.00%) TrackWise
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) LSMW
General
1 4 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (75.00%) Billing
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Publishing
2 3 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Logistics Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) SAP Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) SAP Logistics Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) SAP MM Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) SAP SD Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) IT Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (75.00%) Customer Requirements
1 3 (75.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Demand Management
1 3 (75.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Logistics
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) ABAP
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Ariba