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 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 - 113 -
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 0 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 0.52% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
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
621 605 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 40.32% 39.31% 36.01%
Number of salaries quoted 453 470 553
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £65,100
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 4 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Information Management
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Release Management

LIMS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Information Management
1 2 (50.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) VB
2 2 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Salesforce.com