The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LIMS in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LIMS over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
Rank 881 941 896
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -45
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 29 29 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.027% 0.063%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.072% 0.064% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 25 20 60
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,900 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £29,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-26.25% +11.11%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
40165 45402 45943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.12% 42.18% 40.05%
Number of salaries quoted 32883 36340 35820
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LIMS
Jobs Demand Trend

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

LIMS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

LIMS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LIMS within the UK.

LIMS Salary Trend in the UK

LIMS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LIMS over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 within the UK.

LIMS Salary Histogram in the UK

LIMS
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LIMS within the UK over the 3 months to 30 August 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
England +32 25 £30,000 -25.00% 3
South East +20 8 £27,750 +13.26% 1
Surrey +29 7 £26,000 +6.12%
Chertsey +8 7 £26,000 +6.12%
London - 7 £40,000 - 1
East of England +27 5 £35,000 -41.66%
Cambridgeshire +9 5 £35,000 -41.66%
Cambridge +5 4 £35,000 -41.66%
City of London - 3 £27,500 -
Glasgow - 3 £29,500 -
Scotland - 3 £29,500 -
Bristol +8 1 £40,000 -
Berkshire +3 1 £55,000 -8.71% 1
South West +1 1 £40,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Reading - 1 £55,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 - -

LIMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 with a requirement for LIMS.

1 30 (50.00%) Degree
2 19 (31.67%) SQL
3 17 (28.33%) Information Management
4 16 (26.67%) SQL Server
5 15 (25.00%) .NET
6 13 (21.67%) C#
7 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 11 (18.33%) ASP.NET
8 11 (18.33%) Migration
9 10 (16.67%) Management Information System
9 10 (16.67%) Manufacturing
9 10 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 10 (16.67%) Data Migration
10 9 (15.00%) SharePoint
10 9 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (15.00%) HL7
11 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
11 8 (13.33%) Analytics
12 7 (11.67%) Health Informatics
12 7 (11.67%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (11.67%) Electronic Patient Records
12 7 (11.67%) Oracle
12 7 (11.67%) SAP
12 7 (11.67%) PACS
12 7 (11.67%) Informatics
12 7 (11.67%) e-Health
13 6 (10.00%) Finance
13 6 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (10.00%) Windows
13 6 (10.00%) Java

LIMS
Top Related IT Skills 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 9 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) SAP QM
2 2 (3.33%) Sage 200
2 2 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) SAN
1 2 (3.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.67%) Electronic Patient Records
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.33%) QlikView
5 1 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.00%) LSMW
3 1 (1.67%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.67%) Selenium
General
1 10 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 6 (10.00%) Finance
3 5 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (6.67%) Marketing
4 4 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 3 (5.00%) Publishing
5 3 (5.00%) Retail
6 2 (3.33%) Electronics
7 1 (1.67%) Billing
7 1 (1.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 13 (21.67%) Developer
2 9 (15.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (13.33%) C# Developer
4 7 (11.67%) .NET Software Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Analyst
4 7 (11.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (11.67%) C# Software Developer
4 7 (11.67%) IT Assistant
4 7 (11.67%) Software Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Applications Support
5 6 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) Support Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Administrator
7 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Oracle Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Oracle Support Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) SQL Support Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) VB.NET Developer
7 4 (6.67%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.00%) .NET
2 11 (18.33%) ASP.NET
3 5 (8.33%) HTML
3 5 (8.33%) jQuery
4 4 (6.67%) .NET Framework
5 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (5.00%) EDI
5 3 (5.00%) HTML5
5 3 (5.00%) WinForms
6 2 (3.33%) Ajax
7 1 (1.67%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.67%) J2EE
7 1 (1.67%) JDBC
7 1 (1.67%) JSP
7 1 (1.67%) Spring
7 1 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 7 (11.67%) e-Health
2 7 (11.67%) Health Informatics
2 7 (11.67%) Informatics
2 7 (11.67%) PACS
3 5 (8.33%) NHS
4 3 (5.00%) Client/Server
4 3 (5.00%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.67%) ASTM
5 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.67%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.67%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.67%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.67%) Life Science
5 1 (1.67%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.33%) Information Management
2 11 (18.33%) Migration
3 10 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 9 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (13.33%) Analytics
6 7 (11.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (10.00%) Integration Testing
8 5 (8.33%) Project Management
8 5 (8.33%) Project Planning
9 4 (6.67%) CRM
9 4 (6.67%) Data Analysis
9 4 (6.67%) Open Source
9 4 (6.67%) Software Engineering
9 4 (6.67%) Time Management
10 3 (5.00%) Defect Tracking
10 3 (5.00%) Demand Management
10 3 (5.00%) OO
10 3 (5.00%) SOA
10 3 (5.00%) UML
10 3 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (31.67%) SQL
2 13 (21.67%) C#
3 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.00%) Java
4 6 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 6 (10.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (5.00%) ABAP
5 3 (5.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.00%) HL7
2 2 (3.33%) GLP
2 2 (3.33%) GMP
3 1 (1.67%) COSHH
3 1 (1.67%) QA
3 1 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.67%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.67%) Oracle
2 7 (11.67%) SAP
3 6 (10.00%) LabWare
3 6 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (6.67%) VMware
5 2 (3.33%) Cisco
5 2 (3.33%) EMC
5 2 (3.33%) Sage
5 2 (3.33%) Veeam
6 1 (1.67%) Citrix
6 1 (1.67%) HP
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