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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
Rank 421 423 422
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 25 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.046% 0.071%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.13% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 24 8 16
Average salary £34,000 £34,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.44% -37.27%
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £34,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -13.75%
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
7720 7644 8059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.69% 35.38% 35.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5827 6200 6724
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £57,500 £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 22 October 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 22 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -4 13 £30,000 -13.04% 1
Oxfordshire - 10 £43,750 -
Hampshire - 2 £66,500 - 1
LIMS
England

LIMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 28 (39.44%) Microsoft
2 26 (36.62%) Project Management
3 25 (35.21%) Degree
4 21 (29.58%) Workflow
4 21 (29.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (29.58%) MCSE
5 16 (22.54%) MCP
5 16 (22.54%) Information Management
6 15 (21.13%) CRM
6 15 (21.13%) ERP
7 13 (18.31%) Management Information System
8 12 (16.90%) NHS
9 9 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (11.27%) Software Engineering
10 8 (11.27%) SLA
11 7 (9.86%) Project Planning
12 6 (8.45%) Line Management
12 6 (8.45%) Software Testing
12 6 (8.45%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (8.45%) Test Scripting
12 6 (8.45%) System Testing
12 6 (8.45%) MS Excel
12 6 (8.45%) Manufacturing
13 5 (7.04%) Risk Management
13 5 (7.04%) PRINCE2
13 5 (7.04%) MS Project
13 5 (7.04%) MS Office
14 4 (5.63%) Time Management
14 4 (5.63%) Marketing
15 3 (4.23%) Service Delivery

LIMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 6 (8.45%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.04%) MS Project
2 5 (7.04%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.82%) SAN
1 2 (2.82%) Firewall
1 2 (2.82%) iSCSI
1 2 (2.82%) NAS
1 2 (2.82%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.41%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (1.41%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (8.45%) Manufacturing
2 4 (5.63%) Marketing
3 3 (4.23%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.82%) Billing
5 1 (1.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (35.21%) Analyst
2 14 (19.72%) Business Analyst
3 11 (15.49%) Applications Support
4 9 (12.68%) Systems Analyst
5 8 (11.27%) Support Analyst
5 8 (11.27%) Applications Support Analyst
6 7 (9.86%) CRM Systems Analyst
7 6 (8.45%) Product Specialist
7 6 (8.45%) Business Systems Analyst
7 6 (8.45%) Tester
8 4 (5.63%) Software Tester
8 4 (5.63%) Consultant
9 3 (4.23%) Project Manager
10 2 (2.82%) SAP Consultant
10 2 (2.82%) Senior Project Manager
10 2 (2.82%) Technical Consultant
10 2 (2.82%) Senior Manager
10 2 (2.82%) Project Officer
10 2 (2.82%) SAP Logistics Consultant
10 2 (2.82%) Project Management Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.23%) XML
2 2 (2.82%) HTML
3 1 (1.41%) jQuery
3 1 (1.41%) WCF
3 1 (1.41%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.41%) .NET
3 1 (1.41%) COM
3 1 (1.41%) XSD
3 1 (1.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.31%) Management Information System
2 12 (16.90%) NHS
3 9 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.82%) Clustering
4 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.41%) e-Health
5 1 (1.41%) Informatics
5 1 (1.41%) Chemistry
5 1 (1.41%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (36.62%) Project Management
2 21 (29.58%) Workflow
3 16 (22.54%) Information Management
4 15 (21.13%) CRM
4 15 (21.13%) ERP
5 8 (11.27%) Software Engineering
6 7 (9.86%) Project Planning
7 6 (8.45%) Line Management
7 6 (8.45%) Software Testing
7 6 (8.45%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (8.45%) Test Scripting
7 6 (8.45%) System Testing
8 5 (7.04%) Risk Management
8 5 (7.04%) PRINCE2
9 4 (5.63%) Time Management
10 3 (4.23%) Service Delivery
10 3 (4.23%) Validation
11 2 (2.82%) Programme Management
11 2 (2.82%) Supplier Management
11 2 (2.82%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.41%) C
1 1 (1.41%) C#
Qualifications
1 25 (35.21%) Degree
2 21 (29.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (29.58%) MCSE
3 16 (22.54%) MCP
4 2 (2.82%) MCSA
4 2 (2.82%) MCTS
5 1 (1.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.27%) SLA
2 3 (4.23%) GxP
3 2 (2.82%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 2 (2.82%) HL7
4 1 (1.41%) GAMP
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 28 (39.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle
2 2 (2.82%) SAP
3 1 (1.41%) Business Objects
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