The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term LIMS in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LIMS over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
Rank 235 240 250
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 5 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.070% 0.069% 0.027%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.26% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 0
Average salary £70,000 £36,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+90.47% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,250 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.87% +6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1912 1915 2014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 26.72% 26.45% 26.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1468 1589 1748
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £56,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
LIMS
England

LIMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LIMS across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

LIMS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

LIMS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

LIMS Salary Trend in the North West

LIMS
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LIMS across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

LIMS Salary Histogram in the North West

LIMS
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LIMS within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
Cheshire -5 3 £70,000 -
Lancashire - 1 £25,000 -
LIMS
England

LIMS
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 4 (44.44%) Web Development
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
3 2 (22.22%) .NET
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Informatics
3 2 (22.22%) jQuery
3 2 (22.22%) Ajax
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) Information Management
4 1 (11.11%) Billing
4 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Logistics
4 1 (11.11%) Demand Management
4 1 (11.11%) Chemistry
4 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (11.11%) SAP

LIMS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (11.11%) Billing
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Head of IT
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Logistics Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) LIMS Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Support Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
1 2 (22.22%) jQuery
1 2 (22.22%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
2 2 (22.22%) Informatics
3 1 (11.11%) Chemistry
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Web Development
2 2 (22.22%) OO
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) Information Management
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Logistics
3 1 (11.11%) Demand Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
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