Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LIMS in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LIMS over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
England > South West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 344 361
Permanent jobs citing LIMS 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.009% 0.050%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.024% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
South West median annual salary - £40,000 -
England median annual salary £27,500 £30,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -9.84% -23.75% +9.46%

LIMS is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3893 4115 4527
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 38.11% 37.87% 38.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3087 3396 3676
South West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

LIMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing LIMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for LIMS 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 in the South West.

Salary trend for LIMS in the South West