The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LIMS in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LIMS over the 3 months to 2 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
Rank 157 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.21% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.50% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £29,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +1.33%
LIMS
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1212 1239 1298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 42.75% 39.04% 34.14%
Number of salaries quoted 550 767 851
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LIMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing LIMS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

LIMS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

LIMS
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

LIMS Salary Trend in Scotland

LIMS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LIMS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 July 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
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Glasgow - 2 £29,500 -
West Lothian - 2 £37,500 -
LIMS
UK

LIMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 Scotland region with a requirement for LIMS.

1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (25.00%) Software Licensing
4 2 (25.00%) Veeam
4 2 (25.00%) Health Informatics
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Electronic Patient Records
4 2 (25.00%) EMC
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
4 2 (25.00%) NHS
4 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (25.00%) VoIP
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) Informatics
4 2 (25.00%) HL7
4 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
4 2 (25.00%) PACS
4 2 (25.00%) e-Health
4 2 (25.00%) Information Management
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) CRM

LIMS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
1 2 (25.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Administrator
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Healthcare Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Implementation Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) e-Health
1 2 (25.00%) Health Informatics
1 2 (25.00%) Informatics
1 2 (25.00%) NHS
1 2 (25.00%) PACS
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Information Management
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) SEO
2 2 (25.00%) Software Licensing
3 1 (12.50%) Data Acquisition
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) HL7
2 1 (12.50%) COSHH
2 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) EMC
2 2 (25.00%) Veeam
3 1 (12.50%) VMware