The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LIMS in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LIMS over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
South East / Surrey
Rank 154 205 211
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +6
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.19% 0.025% 0.022%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.55% 0.059% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Median salary £29,500 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.58% +30.76%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,259 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.48% +4.69%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
905 1705 1706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 34.22% 42.87% 38.01%
Number of salaries quoted 760 1461 1473
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LIMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

LIMS Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

LIMS
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

LIMS Salary Trend in Surrey

LIMS
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LIMS across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

LIMS Salary Histogram in Surrey

LIMS
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LIMS within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 February 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
Chertsey - 3 £29,500 -
LIMS
South East

LIMS
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Surrey region with a requirement for LIMS.

1 12 (92.31%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) Life Science
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Business Development
3 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (7.69%) MS Office
3 1 (7.69%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) Workflow
3 1 (7.69%) HL7
3 1 (7.69%) Time Management
3 1 (7.69%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (7.69%) Line Management

LIMS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (7.69%) Client Services Manager
1 1 (7.69%) IT Assistant
1 1 (7.69%) Product Specialist
1 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) Business Development
1 1 (7.69%) Line Management
1 1 (7.69%) Time Management
1 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) HL7