The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LIMS in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LIMS over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
Rank 421 458 414
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -44
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 5 11 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.029% 0.052% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.074% 0.13% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 42
Median salary £29,500 £24,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.40% -28.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,600 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £36,900 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +8.10%
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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
6788 8575 8442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.87% 40.69% 38.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5531 6972 6420
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,837 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +4.59%

LIMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

LIMS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

LIMS
Salary Trend in the South East

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

LIMS Salary Trend in the South East

LIMS
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LIMS across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

LIMS Salary Histogram in the South East

LIMS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LIMS within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
Surrey +23 4 £27,750 +13.26%
Berkshire +30 1 £55,000 -0.90%
LIMS
England

LIMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 South East region with a requirement for LIMS.

1 18 (78.26%) Degree
2 9 (39.13%) SQL
3 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
3 8 (34.78%) Information Management
4 7 (30.43%) .NET
5 6 (26.09%) T-SQL
5 6 (26.09%) C#
5 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
5 6 (26.09%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (21.74%) VB.NET
6 5 (21.74%) LabWare
7 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
7 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
7 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
8 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
8 3 (13.04%) VB
9 2 (8.70%) Java
9 2 (8.70%) Oracle
9 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
9 2 (8.70%) SAP
9 2 (8.70%) Sage
9 2 (8.70%) Project Management
9 2 (8.70%) QlikView
9 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
9 2 (8.70%) Sage 200
9 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (4.35%) Virtual Environments
10 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
10 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
10 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas

LIMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Sage 200
2 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.35%) Electronics
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.35%) Marketing
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) IT Assistant
2 6 (26.09%) .NET Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Developer
3 4 (17.39%) .NET Software Developer
3 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (17.39%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (17.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (17.39%) C# Developer
3 4 (17.39%) C# Software Developer
3 4 (17.39%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Software Developer
3 4 (17.39%) VB.NET Developer
3 4 (17.39%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Applications Support
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) .NET
2 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
3 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) ASTM
2 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Information Management
2 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
2 2 (8.70%) Project Management
3 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.35%) CRM
3 1 (4.35%) Data Management
3 1 (4.35%) Data Security
3 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
3 1 (4.35%) Time Management
3 1 (4.35%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) C#
2 6 (26.09%) T-SQL
3 5 (21.74%) VB.NET
4 3 (13.04%) VB
5 2 (8.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (78.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (21.74%) LabWare
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle
4 2 (8.70%) Sage
4 2 (8.70%) SAP
5 1 (4.35%) VMware