The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LIMS in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LIMS over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
Rank 103 122 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 12 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.84% 0.056% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.82% 0.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 0
Average salary £43,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -3.44%
LIMS
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
659 763 663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 46.38% 42.99% 35.78%
Number of salaries quoted 514 594 587
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

LIMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

LIMS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

LIMS
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

LIMS Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

LIMS
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LIMS within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. 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
Abingdon +2 3 £37,500 -
Oxford - 1 £37,500 -
LIMS
South East

LIMS
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 11 (91.67%) VB
3 8 (66.67%) C#
3 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 8 (66.67%) Information Management
3 8 (66.67%) .NET Framework
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 4 (33.33%) Release Management
5 3 (25.00%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
7 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
7 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
7 1 (8.33%) Sage
7 1 (8.33%) QlikView
7 1 (8.33%) Sage 200

LIMS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Sage 200
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (91.67%) Software Developer
3 9 (75.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Lead Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com Developer
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 8 (66.67%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Information Management
2 4 (33.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) VB
2 8 (66.67%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (8.33%) Sage