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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LIMS over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
Rank 187 - 180
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.025% - 0.078%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.072% - 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
LIMS
North West

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
1387 1315 1238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 35.35% 31.94% 32.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1106 998 1009
Average salary £38,000 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,550 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

LIMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LIMS across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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%) ABAP
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) EDI
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) LSMW
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Demand Management

LIMS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) LSMW
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Logistics Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) EDI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Demand Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) ABAP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP