The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LIMS in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LIMS over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
Rank - 189 192
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.052% 0.025%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.14% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +8.10%
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 Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1533 1383 1341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 40.42% 35.87% 33.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1319 1106 1044
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

LIMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

LIMS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

LIMS
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

LIMS Salary Trend in Manchester