The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LIMS in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LIMS over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
Rank - - 94
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - - 0.077%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.38% -6.87%
LIMS
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
454 473 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 31.95% 34.86% 39.09%
Number of salaries quoted 378 391 448
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,250 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LIMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LIMS across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

LIMS Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

LIMS
Salary Trend in Wales

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

LIMS Salary Trend in Wales