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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LIMS over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
Rank 203 218 174
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -44
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 2 4 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.052% 0.089% 0.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.23% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 33
Average salary £24,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.61% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
LIMS
South East

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
1665 1762 1560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 42.91% 39.38% 36.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1443 1527 1268
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,248
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LIMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LIMS across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LIMS within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
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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
Chertsey +1 2 £24,500 -24.61%
LIMS
South East

LIMS
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 11 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) MCP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Information Management

LIMS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) IT Assistant
2 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
2 1 (9.09%) LIMS Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) Information Management
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) MCP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft