The 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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LIMS over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
Rank 223 246 246
Rank change year-on-year
+23 0
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 4 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.072% 0.016% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 0.043% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 7
Median salary £41,500 £37,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -46.42%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
LIMS
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2253 2311 2448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.57% 37.90% 35.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1926 1842 1908
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LIMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing LIMS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LIMS within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 4 £41,500 - 2
LIMS
England

LIMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 North West region with a requirement for LIMS.

1 12 (92.31%) Integration Testing
2 9 (69.23%) Degree
2 9 (69.23%) C#
2 9 (69.23%) MS Excel
2 9 (69.23%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (61.54%) Client/Server
3 8 (61.54%) MVC
3 8 (61.54%) HTML
3 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 8 (61.54%) .NET
3 8 (61.54%) Oracle
3 8 (61.54%) Visual Studio
3 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET
3 8 (61.54%) UML
3 8 (61.54%) OO
3 8 (61.54%) N-Tier
3 8 (61.54%) SOA
3 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 8 (61.54%) jQuery
3 8 (61.54%) Unit Testing
3 8 (61.54%) Open Source
3 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (61.54%) HTML5
3 8 (61.54%) Software Engineering
3 8 (61.54%) Defect Tracking
4 4 (30.77%) Project Planning
4 4 (30.77%) Retail
4 4 (30.77%) LSMW
4 4 (30.77%) Billing
4 4 (30.77%) Migration

LIMS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 9 (69.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SAP PP
1 2 (15.38%) SAP PS
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Visual Studio
2 4 (30.77%) LSMW
General
1 9 (69.23%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (30.77%) Billing
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
2 4 (30.77%) Publishing
2 4 (30.77%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) .NET Developer
1 8 (61.54%) .NET Software Developer
1 8 (61.54%) .NET Software Engineer
1 8 (61.54%) C# .NET Developer
1 8 (61.54%) C# Developer
1 8 (61.54%) C# Software Developer
1 8 (61.54%) C# Software Engineer
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
1 8 (61.54%) Developer/Software Engineer
1 8 (61.54%) Software Developer
1 8 (61.54%) Software Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Logistics Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) SAP Logistics Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) SAP PS Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) SAP PM Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) SAP PP Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) SAP SD Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
1 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET
1 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET MVC
1 8 (61.54%) HTML
1 8 (61.54%) HTML5
1 8 (61.54%) jQuery
2 4 (30.77%) EDI
2 4 (30.77%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Client/Server
1 8 (61.54%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Integration Testing
2 8 (61.54%) Defect Tracking
2 8 (61.54%) MVC
2 8 (61.54%) OO
2 8 (61.54%) Open Source
2 8 (61.54%) SOA
2 8 (61.54%) Software Engineering
2 8 (61.54%) UML
2 8 (61.54%) Unit Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Data Migration
3 4 (30.77%) Demand Management
3 4 (30.77%) Logistics
3 4 (30.77%) Migration
3 4 (30.77%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Information Management
4 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
4 1 (7.69%) QMS
4 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) C#
2 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) SAP
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