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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
Rank 180 211 196
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -15
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 10 10 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.28% 0.22% 0.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.65% 0.53% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 29
Median salary £26,000 £24,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.12% -33.78%
UK excluding London median salary £29,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-22.36% +1.33%
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
1550 1878 2001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 43.16% 41.20% 39.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1328 1612 1662
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
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 24 July 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
Chertsey +21 10 £26,000 +6.12%
LIMS
South East

LIMS
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Surrey region with a requirement for LIMS.

1 11 (91.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) HL7
2 1 (8.33%) Time Management
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) CRM
2 1 (8.33%) Information Management
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing

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:

Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) IT Assistant
2 1 (8.33%) Account Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Healthcare Manager
2 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
2 1 (8.33%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (8.33%) IT Technical Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Product Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Account Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) CRM
1 1 (8.33%) Information Management
1 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) HL7