The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LIMS in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LIMS over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
Rank - 107 104
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 0 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - 0.22% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.47% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £24,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+22.44% -30.00%
LIMS
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
358 644 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 34.16% 46.67% 36.90%
Number of salaries quoted 240 441 381
Median salary £46,924 £47,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.16% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £24,700 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LIMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

LIMS Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

LIMS
Salary Trend in Essex

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

LIMS Salary Trend in Essex