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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
Rank 262 243 266
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +23
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.016% 0.033% 0.040%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.039% 0.092% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Median salary £130,000 £26,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+400.00% -32.46%
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £24,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+22.44% -30.00%
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
2575 2183 2606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.11% 36.08% 35.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2126 1728 2214
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 8 December 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 -10 1 £130,000 -
LIMS
England

LIMS
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Ariba
1 1 (100.00%) SAP APO
1 1 (100.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Maximo
1 1 (100.00%) SAP PM
1 1 (100.00%) TrackWise
1 1 (100.00%) SAP MII
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence

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 1 (100.00%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Maximo
1 1 (100.00%) SAP APO
1 1 (100.00%) SAP MII
1 1 (100.00%) SAP PM
1 1 (100.00%) TrackWise
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) IT Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Ariba
1 1 (100.00%) SAP