The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LIMS in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LIMS over the 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
England / London
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 656 677
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London - 0.002% 0.009%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.005% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Median salary - £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +26.31%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,614 £41,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year -14.18% -9.78%  

LIMS is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 15654 19947 20526
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 46.03% 47.19% 45.93%
Number of salaries quoted 12792 16852 16701
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

LIMS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing LIMS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for LIMS in London

LIMS
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for LIMS in London