The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LIMS in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LIMS over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -1.31%
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 West Sussex region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
380 335 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 32.29% 31.22% 34.19%
Number of salaries quoted 334 290 444
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LIMS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

LIMS Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

LIMS
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

LIMS Salary Trend in West Sussex

LIMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 3 (100.00%) NHS
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Chemistry
1 3 (100.00%) HL7
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) ASTM
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE
2 2 (66.67%) Intranet
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) FTP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP

LIMS
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Intranet
1 2 (66.67%) FTP
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Product Specialist
2 2 (66.67%) Support Specialist
3 1 (33.33%) Products Support Specialist
3 1 (33.33%) IT Support Specialist
3 1 (33.33%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) NHS
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Chemistry
2 2 (66.67%) ASTM
3 1 (33.33%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Line Management
1 2 (66.67%) Coaching
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) HL7
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Dell