The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LIMS in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LIMS over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
Rank - 266 289
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 0 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.29% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 2
Median salary - £36,500 £34,142
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.90%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +5.33%
LIMS
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2745 3113 3457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 41.98% 41.80% 40.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2240 2466 2724
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LIMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

LIMS Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

LIMS
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

LIMS Salary Trend in the East of England