The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LIMS in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LIMS over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 - 126
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 2 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.12% - 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% - 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Median salary £41,250 - £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 - £36,926
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 - £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,259 £39,000
% change year-on-year +1.88% +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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 780 918 920
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 45.09% 41.98% 43.64%
Number of salaries quoted 585 677 734
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

LIMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

LIMS
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for LIMS in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for LIMS.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
3 5 (71.43%) Eclipse
3 5 (71.43%) IntelliJ
3 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
3 5 (71.43%) Java
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 5 (71.43%) JDBC
3 5 (71.43%) JSP
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) Subversion
3 5 (71.43%) Information Management
3 5 (71.43%) Spring
3 5 (71.43%) Maven
3 5 (71.43%) Bioinformatics
3 5 (71.43%) Web Development
3 5 (71.43%) Degree
3 5 (71.43%) Informatics
3 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
3 5 (71.43%) jQuery
3 5 (71.43%) Unit Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
3 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
3 5 (71.43%) User Experience
3 5 (71.43%) Sass
4 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) R
4 1 (14.29%) QA

LIMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Eclipse
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
1 5 (71.43%) IntelliJ
1 5 (71.43%) Maven
1 5 (71.43%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) LIMS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) LIMS Manager
3 1 (14.29%) QA Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Software Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Software QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
1 5 (71.43%) JDBC
1 5 (71.43%) jQuery
1 5 (71.43%) JSP
1 5 (71.43%) Sass
1 5 (71.43%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
1 5 (71.43%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Bioinformatics
1 5 (71.43%) Informatics
1 5 (71.43%) Information Management
1 5 (71.43%) Unit Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) GxP
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
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