The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LIMS in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LIMS over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
England / South West
Rank - 246 252
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.090% 0.034%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.23% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,592 £24,500 £36,544
% change year-on-year
+24.86% -32.95%

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

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1779 2215 2042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 35.92% 39.71% 34.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1406 1738 1616
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LIMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

LIMS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

LIMS
Salary Trend in the South West

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

LIMS Salary Trend in the South West