The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LIMS in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LIMS over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 227
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire - - 0.018%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £39,259 £39,000
% change year-on-year -1.29% +0.66%  

LIMS is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1235 1954 1951
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 36.64% 38.96% 35.99%
Number of salaries quoted 927 1594 1392
Median salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% -3.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

LIMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing LIMS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for LIMS in Berkshire

LIMS
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for LIMS in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for LIMS.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing

LIMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Implementation Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP