The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LIMS in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LIMS over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
Rank 230 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.058% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1963 2115 2346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 37.70% 34.98% 38.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1611 1651 1875
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £24,550 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LIMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

LIMS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

LIMS
Salary Trend in the South West

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

LIMS Salary Trend in the South West

LIMS
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LIMS across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

LIMS Salary Histogram in the South West

LIMS
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LIMS within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Bristol - 2 £45,000 -
Devon - 1 £70,000 -
LIMS
England

LIMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 West region with a requirement for LIMS.

1 8 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 8 (66.67%) Law
1 8 (66.67%) Logistics
1 8 (66.67%) Tapestry
1 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) OOD
4 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 4 (33.33%) Aerospace
4 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) HTML
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 4 (33.33%) CSS
4 4 (33.33%) Web Services
4 4 (33.33%) XML
4 4 (33.33%) UML
4 4 (33.33%) OO
4 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 4 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
4 4 (33.33%) Electronic Patient Records
4 4 (33.33%) e-Health
4 4 (33.33%) Informatics
4 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 4 (33.33%) HL7
4 4 (33.33%) Use Case

LIMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Electronic Patient Records
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (66.67%) Law
2 4 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 4 (33.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 4 (33.33%) Applications Support Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Technical Support
1 4 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) Tapestry
2 4 (33.33%) CSS
2 4 (33.33%) HTML
2 4 (33.33%) Web Services
2 4 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) Ajax
3 2 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (33.33%) e-Health
2 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (33.33%) Health Informatics
2 4 (33.33%) Informatics
2 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (33.33%) PACS
3 2 (16.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 8 (66.67%) Logistics
2 4 (33.33%) Analytics
2 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 4 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Line Management
2 4 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
2 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 4 (33.33%) OO
2 4 (33.33%) OOD
2 4 (33.33%) Pattern Recognition
2 4 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 4 (33.33%) UML
2 4 (33.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) Data Quality
1 4 (33.33%) HL7
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle