The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LIMS in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LIMS over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
Rank - 45 37
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 0 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport - 0.77% 2.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.53% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Average salary - £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.90%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £37,250 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+23.48% +12.87%
LIMS
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stockport region.

Miscellaneous Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
71 79 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 35.86% 30.50% 46.50%
Number of salaries quoted 67 67 91
Average salary £34,500 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.15% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

LIMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LIMS across the Stockport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

LIMS Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

LIMS
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

LIMS Salary Trend in Stockport

LIMS
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) Informatics
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database

LIMS
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle