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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LIMS over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
Rank 437 406 436
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +30
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 12 27 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.055% 0.12% 0.052%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.34% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 27 12
Average salary £45,000 £33,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.32% -34.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,772 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.06% -13.33%
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
7762 7884 8344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.26% 36.20% 36.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5965 6271 7102
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

LIMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LIMS across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 November 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LIMS within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. 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
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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
Surrey -34 7 £31,250 -6.71% 1
Oxfordshire - 5 £45,000 -
LIMS
England

LIMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 23 (38.98%) Workflow
2 22 (37.29%) Microsoft
2 22 (37.29%) Degree
3 20 (33.90%) Project Management
4 16 (27.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (27.12%) MCSE
5 15 (25.42%) CRM
6 14 (23.73%) Information Management
7 13 (22.03%) ERP
8 11 (18.64%) Management Information System
8 11 (18.64%) MCP
9 9 (15.25%) NHS
9 9 (15.25%) Software Testing
9 9 (15.25%) Test Scripting
9 9 (15.25%) System Testing
10 8 (13.56%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (13.56%) Line Management
11 7 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (8.47%) Validation
12 5 (8.47%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (8.47%) Marketing
12 5 (8.47%) Project Planning
13 4 (6.78%) Software Engineering
13 4 (6.78%) Test Management
13 4 (6.78%) Manufacturing
13 4 (6.78%) ISEB
13 4 (6.78%) SLA
13 4 (6.78%) MS Excel
13 4 (6.78%) MS Office
14 3 (5.08%) PRINCE2

LIMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Applications
1 4 (6.78%) MS Office
1 4 (6.78%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.08%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) SAN
1 1 (1.69%) Firewall
1 1 (1.69%) iSCSI
1 1 (1.69%) NAS
1 1 (1.69%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.69%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (1.69%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 5 (8.47%) Pharmaceutical
1 5 (8.47%) Marketing
2 4 (6.78%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.08%) Finance
4 2 (3.39%) Billing
Job Titles
1 20 (33.90%) Analyst
2 13 (22.03%) Business Analyst
3 8 (13.56%) Tester
3 8 (13.56%) Systems Analyst
4 7 (11.86%) Applications Support
5 6 (10.17%) Business Systems Analyst
5 6 (10.17%) Software Tester
5 6 (10.17%) CRM Systems Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Consultant
7 3 (5.08%) Product Specialist
8 2 (3.39%) SAP Logistics Consultant
8 2 (3.39%) SAP Consultant
8 2 (3.39%) Technical Tester
8 2 (3.39%) Product Manager
9 1 (1.69%) Project Officer
9 1 (1.69%) Applications Support Engineer
9 1 (1.69%) SAP MM Consultant
9 1 (1.69%) SAP SD Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) XML
2 1 (1.69%) XSD
2 1 (1.69%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.69%) WCF
2 1 (1.69%) jQuery
2 1 (1.69%) HTML
2 1 (1.69%) .NET
2 1 (1.69%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) Management Information System
2 9 (15.25%) NHS
3 7 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.39%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.39%) Social Media
4 2 (3.39%) Informatics
4 2 (3.39%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.39%) Biotechnology
5 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.98%) Workflow
2 20 (33.90%) Project Management
3 15 (25.42%) CRM
4 14 (23.73%) Information Management
5 13 (22.03%) ERP
6 9 (15.25%) Software Testing
6 9 (15.25%) Test Scripting
6 9 (15.25%) System Testing
7 8 (13.56%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (13.56%) Line Management
8 5 (8.47%) Project Planning
8 5 (8.47%) Validation
9 4 (6.78%) Software Engineering
9 4 (6.78%) Test Management
10 3 (5.08%) Time Management
10 3 (5.08%) PRINCE2
10 3 (5.08%) Risk Management
11 2 (3.39%) Logistics
11 2 (3.39%) Demand Management
11 2 (3.39%) Product Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.69%) C
1 1 (1.69%) C#
1 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (37.29%) Degree
2 16 (27.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (27.12%) MCSE
3 11 (18.64%) MCP
4 4 (6.78%) ISEB
5 3 (5.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.69%) MCTS
6 1 (1.69%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.69%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) SLA
2 3 (5.08%) GxP
3 2 (3.39%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (1.69%) GAMP
4 1 (1.69%) HL7
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (37.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.39%) SAP
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle
3 1 (1.69%) Business Objects
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