The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LIMS in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LIMS over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
Rank - 123 117
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.057% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.14% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Median salary - £37,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -46.42%
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +1.33%
LIMS
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
322 720 626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 34.62% 41.14% 35.67%
Number of salaries quoted 272 550 457
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LIMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

LIMS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

LIMS
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

LIMS Salary Trend in Cheshire