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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
England / South East
Rank 377 450 438
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -12
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 11 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.074% 0.031% 0.040%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.075% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 5
Median salary £29,500 £24,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.40% -24.61%
UK excluding London median salary £30,592 £25,250 £36,544
% change year-on-year
+21.15% -30.90%

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
5512 7983 7841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.08% 41.54% 38.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4453 6658 6257
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 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +40 7 £29,500 +20.40%
Hampshire - 3 £24,000 -
Berkshire +45 1 £57,500 +109.09%
LIMS
England

LIMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 11 (64.71%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) SAP
2 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing
3 2 (11.76%) Publishing
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.76%) Electronics
3 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.76%) SAP QM
3 2 (11.76%) Retail
3 2 (11.76%) LSMW
3 2 (11.76%) Billing
3 2 (11.76%) Information Management
3 2 (11.76%) Logistics
3 2 (11.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (11.76%) Marketing
3 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
3 2 (11.76%) EDI
3 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.76%) ABAP
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (11.76%) Demand Management
3 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
3 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (11.76%) SAP QM
2 1 (5.88%) Sage 200
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) LSMW
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
1 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.76%) Billing
2 2 (11.76%) Electronics
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Publishing
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (11.76%) Consultant
1 2 (11.76%) Implementation Specialist
1 2 (11.76%) Logistics Consultant
1 2 (11.76%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (11.76%) SAP Logistics Consultant
1 2 (11.76%) SAP PP Consultant
1 2 (11.76%) SAP QM Consultant
2 1 (5.88%) Analyst
2 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
2 1 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (5.88%) Developer
2 1 (5.88%) IT Assistant
2 1 (5.88%) LIMS Developer
2 1 (5.88%) LIMS Support
2 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
2 1 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (5.88%) Systems Support
2 1 (5.88%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
1 2 (11.76%) Demand Management
1 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (11.76%) Information Management
1 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
1 2 (11.76%) Logistics
1 2 (11.76%) Migration
1 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
1 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) ABAP
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) SAP
2 1 (5.88%) LabWare
2 1 (5.88%) Sage
2 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.88%) VMware