The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LIMS in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LIMS over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
Rank - - 70
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £20,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +5.33%
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 Merseyside region.

Miscellaneous Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
154 172 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 38.31% 35.54% 42.38%
Number of salaries quoted 122 124 251
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,800 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LIMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

LIMS Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

LIMS
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

LIMS Salary Trend in Merseyside